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Singapore
COUNTRY #1
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Singapore and Kenya health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Kenya
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Singapore Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.7
    65.7
    63.7
    47
    50
    45
     
    44.8
    48.7
    46.7
    117
    104
    112
    1970
    65.4
    70.2
    67.7
    45
    45
    44
     
    50.4
    54.6
    52.5
    117
    108
    112
    1980
    68.9
    74.2
    71.5
    33
    36
    29
     
    56.0
    59.7
    57.8
    116
    116
    115
    1990
    71.9
    76.9
    74.3
    28
    30
    30
     
    57.4
    61.4
    59.4
    131
    128
    131
    2000
    75.9
    80.9
    78.3
    11
    17
    13
     
    50.8
    53.0
    51.9
    157
    158
    157
    2010
    79.2
    84.7
    82.0
    8
    3
    3
     
    58.9
    61.7
    60.3
    149
    151
    151
    2016
    80.8
    85.0
    82.9
    6
    6
    4
     
    64.4
    68.9
    66.7
    135
    131
    132
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.8
    85.0
    6
    6
    64.4
    68.9
    135
    131
    Age 5
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    68.0
    72.2
    134
    132
    Age 10
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    68.6
    72.6
    131
    132
    Age 15
    81.1
    85.3
    6
    6
    68.9
    72.9
    131
    132
    Age 20
    81.1
    85.3
    7
    6
    69.5
    73.3
    126
    131
    Age 25
    81.2
    85.4
    7
    6
    70.3
    73.8
    122
    131
    Age 30
    81.3
    85.4
    7
    6
    71.1
    74.4
    118
    129
    Age 35
    81.5
    85.5
    9
    6
    72.0
    75.0
    116
    128
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.6
    9
    8
    72.9
    75.8
    111
    125
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    9
    8
    74.0
    76.7
    101
    117
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.0
    11
    8
    75.1
    77.5
    96
    117
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.3
    11
    8
    76.4
    78.4
    91
    113
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.7
    10
    8
    77.7
    79.4
    89
    113
    Age 65
    84.2
    87.3
    8
    8
    79.3
    80.6
    92
    113
    Age 70
    85.3
    88.0
    10
    8
    81.2
    82.2
    93
    110
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.1
    8
    7
    83.4
    84.2
    93
    111
    Age 80
    89.1
    90.6
    7
    6
    86.2
    86.7
    99
    110
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.6
    6
    16
    89.4
    89.9
    103
    110
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.92
    51
    60.24
    56
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.67
    165
    47.66
    169
    3. Stroke
    25.53
    161
    43.29
    129
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    2.67
    152
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    6.72
    107
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    16.25
    90
    7. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    5.25
    97
    8. Kidney Disease
    9.20
    140
    5.07
    165
    9. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    33.06
    26
    10. Suicide
    7.91
    106
    5.63
    140
    11. Lung Disease
    6.98
    182
    14.83
    145
    12. Hypertension
    6.78
    141
    11.69
    96
    13. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    9.35
    48
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    2.90
    108
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.67
    174
    13.25
    142
    16. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
    6.62
    24
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    4.93
    73
    18. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    6.32
    59
    19. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    19.25
    31
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.87
    173
    39.63
    17
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.84
    156
    3.76
    133
    22. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    3.79
    93
    23. Falls
    2.56
    150
    9.60
    50
    24. Liver Disease
    2.52
    180
    11.47
    113
    25. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    2.24
    86
    26. Skin Disease
    2.09
    89
    2.90
    73
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    1.99
    180
    8.45
    74
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    17.65
    5
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1.47
    140
    2.82
    89
    30. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    1.14
    151
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    1.06
    172
    1.30
    160
    32. Low Birth Weight
    0.92
    176
    13.88
    48
    33. Tuberculosis
    0.92
    137
    95.98
    12
    34. HIV/AIDS
    0.84
    120
    95.30
    18
    35. Other Injuries
    0.83
    183
    8.17
    81
    36. Asthma
    0.77
    153
    4.32
    84
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.69
    166
    3.92
    79
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    153
    154.37
    4
    39. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    1.20
    117
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    0.54
    182
    3.46
    122
    41. Encephalitis
    0.46
    144
    0.39
    156
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.43
    167
    1.09
    127
    43. Alzheimers & Dementia
    0.38
    183
    19.63
    118
    44. Epilepsy
    0.34
    183
    1.25
    121
    45. Drug Use
    0.25
    177
    0.18
    183
    46. Violence
    0.22
    181
    6.38
    82
    47. Drownings
    0.19
    183
    3.27
    102
    48. Alcohol
    0.15
    183
    1.30
    117
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.13
    183
    13.51
    38
    50. Fires
    0.09
    181
    3.62
    55
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,132
    24.00
    19,503
    7.64
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,710
    18.43
    7,522
    2.95
    3. Stroke
    2,197
    8.60
    7,206
    2.82
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,895
    7.42
    481
    0.19
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,309
    5.12
    1,311
    0.51
    6. Liver Cancer
    831
    3.25
    1,083
    0.42
    7. Kidney Disease
    778
    3.04
    1,034
    0.41
    8. Breast Cancer
    667
    2.61
    1,902
    0.75
    9. Lung Disease
    596
    2.33
    2,333
    0.91
    10. Hypertension
    580
    2.27
    1,818
    0.71
    11. Suicide
    556
    2.18
    1,532
    0.60
    12. Stomach Cancer
    500
    1.96
    1,647
    0.65
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    475
    1.86
    548
    0.21
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    400
    1.57
    2,288
    0.90
    15. Oral Cancer
    364
    1.42
    1,373
    0.54
    16. Lymphomas
    339
    1.33
    1,510
    0.59
    17. Prostate Cancer
    297
    1.16
    2,202
    0.86
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    220
    0.86
    844
    0.33
    19. Liver Disease
    213
    0.83
    2,514
    0.98
    20. Leukemia
    212
    0.83
    1,078
    0.42
    21. Falls
    205
    0.80
    1,882
    0.74
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    190
    0.74
    13,484
    5.28
    23. Ovary Cancer
    189
    0.74
    539
    0.21
    24. Skin Disease
    181
    0.71
    728
    0.29
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    162
    0.63
    3,178
    1.24
    26. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.52
    2,175
    0.85
    27. Bladder Cancer
    123
    0.48
    210
    0.08
    28. Other Neoplasms
    121
    0.47
    591
    0.23
    29. Uterin Cancer
    105
    0.41
    214
    0.08
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    91
    0.36
    178
    0.07
    31. Tuberculosis
    76
    0.30
    24,661
    9.66
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    74
    0.29
    6,669
    2.61
    33. HIV/AIDS
    63
    0.25
    35,856
    14.05
    34. Other Injuries
    63
    0.25
    3,354
    1.31
    35. Asthma
    61
    0.24
    900
    0.35
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    60
    0.23
    706
    0.28
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49
    0.19
    37,655
    14.75
    38. Skin Cancers
    48
    0.19
    215
    0.08
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    36
    0.14
    1,195
    0.47
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    36
    0.14
    226
    0.09
    41. Encephalitis
    35
    0.14
    237
    0.09
    42. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32
    0.13
    2,566
    1.01
    43. Low Birth Weight
    28
    0.11
    11,049
    4.33
    44. Epilepsy
    23
    0.09
    515
    0.20
    45. Drug Use
    17
    0.07
    52
    0.02
    46. Violence
    14
    0.05
    2,577
    1.01
    47. Alcohol
    12
    0.05
    327
    0.13
    48. Drownings
    9
    0.04
    1,472
    0.58
    49. Dengue
    7
    0.03
    7
    0.00
    50. Fires
    6
    0.02
    1,230
    0.48
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Kenya KENYA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    2.67
    152
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    6.72
    107
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    16.25
    90
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    5.25
    97
    5. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    33.06
    26
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    9.35
    48
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    2.90
    108
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
    6.62
    24
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    4.93
    73
    10. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    6.32
    59
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    19.25
    31
    12. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    3.79
    93
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    2.24
    86
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    17.65
    5
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    1.14
    151
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    1.20
    117
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.