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Compare Solomon Islands and Gambia 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    50.4
    49.6
    93
    98
    96
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    53.9
    55.4
    54.6
    97
    104
    99
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    57.9
    59.3
    58.6
    106
    120
    112
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    57.0
    57.8
    57.4
    134
    143
    139
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    64.5
    67.2
    65.8
    105
    121
    115
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    67.0
    69.8
    68.3
    107
    123
    116
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    69.7
    72.7
    71.1
    95
    117
    112
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.7
    72.7
    95
    117
     
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    71.7
    74.5
    95
    117
     
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    72.0
    74.7
    95
    115
     
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    72.1
    74.7
    96
    117
     
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    72.3
    74.9
    96
    118
     
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    72.7
    75.2
    95
    118
     
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    73.0
    75.4
    96
    118
     
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    73.3
    75.7
    97
    118
     
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    73.6
    76.1
    98
    118
     
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    74.1
    76.5
    100
    123
     
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    74.7
    77.0
    104
    125
     
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    75.6
    77.8
    110
    125
     
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    76.8
    78.7
    117
    126
     
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.9
    121
    130
     
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.4
    125
    134
     
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.5
    131
    139
     
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.1
    134
    140
     
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    142
    143
     
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    147.00
    55
     
    142.60
    60
    2. Stroke
    119.21
    44
     
    136.82
    26
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    84.41
    14
     
    39.32
    59
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.17
    72
     
    154.66
    11
    5. Kidney Disease
    50.14
    5
     
    23.89
    44
    6. Lung Disease
    46.31
    13
     
    29.20
    51
    7. Breast Cancer
    27.60
    10
     
    4.89
    181
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.67
    60
     
    43.85
    8
    9. Hypertension
    19.96
    54
     
    14.34
    88
    10. Cervical Cancer
    19.05
    36
     
    16.46
    46
    11. Tuberculosis
    17.92
    60
     
    44.67
    39
    12. Liver Disease
    15.86
    86
     
    44.65
    18
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.65
    109
     
    18.11
    88
    14. Asthma
    14.74
    31
     
    15.67
    29
    15. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    26
     
    24.96
    6
    16. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    128
     
    6.51
    155
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.79
    28
     
    5.72
    88
    18. Malaria
    10.57
    38
     
    41.05
    17
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10.48
    65
     
    40.09
    38
    20. Ovary Cancer
    10.44
    4
     
    1.15
    180
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.27
    7
     
    4.66
    40
    22. Suicide
    9.26
    105
     
    11.29
    71
    23. Other Injuries
    8.53
    87
     
    20.40
    16
    24. Drownings
    8.22
    31
     
    6.88
    48
    25. Lung Cancers
    8.15
    108
     
    2.33
    158
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    7.57
    108
     
    16.26
    9
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    7.50
    67
     
    10.83
    40
    28. Low Birth Weight
    7.20
    90
     
    19.96
    23
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    107
     
    1.31
    182
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.70
    38
     
    6.19
    49
    31. Birth Trauma
    6.07
    73
     
    18.57
    17
    32. Malnutrition
    5.97
    53
     
    21.61
    14
    33. Leukemia
    4.95
    31
     
    0.05
    183
    34. Uterin Cancer
    4.65
    20
     
    0.41
    177
    35. Violence
    4.63
    98
     
    9.75
    51
    36. Skin Disease
    3.90
    42
     
    3.11
    56
    37. Maternal Conditions
    3.58
    56
     
    29.65
    12
    38. Falls
    3.14
    136
     
    20.11
    6
    39. Oral Cancer
    3.14
    83
     
    0.42
    182
    40. Meningitis
    2.80
    67
     
    24.64
    15
    41. Lymphomas
    2.62
    149
     
    3.09
    135
    42. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    41
     
    1.35
    98
    43. Stomach Cancer
    2.00
    174
     
    1.71
    178
    44. Syphilis
    1.88
    38
     
    3.67
    20
    45. Pertussis
    1.81
    43
     
    1.83
    38
    46. Fires
    1.76
    86
     
    7.61
    14
    47. Appendicitis
    1.49
    31
     
    1.89
    16
    48. Poisonings
    1.32
    67
     
    2.73
    29
    49. Other Neoplasms
    1.21
    149
     
    3.37
    70
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.19
    142
     
    0.59
    174
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    402
    14.58
     
    906
    6.19
    2. Stroke
    322
    11.68
     
    925
    6.31
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    227
    8.23
     
    268
    1.83
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    204
    7.40
     
    1,868
    12.75
    5. Kidney Disease
    141
    5.11
     
    223
    1.52
    6. Lung Disease
    124
    4.50
     
    190
    1.30
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    107
    3.88
     
    606
    4.14
    8. Low Birth Weight
    67
    2.43
     
    825
    5.63
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    64
    2.32
     
    548
    3.74
    10. Tuberculosis
    58
    2.10
     
    392
    2.68
    11. Birth Trauma
    56
    2.03
     
    767
    5.24
    12. Malaria
    54
    1.96
     
    627
    4.28
    13. Liver Disease
    54
    1.96
     
    394
    2.69
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53
    1.92
     
    763
    5.21
    15. Hypertension
    52
    1.89
     
    97
    0.66
    16. Breast Cancer
    48
    1.74
     
    19
    0.13
    17. Drownings
    47
    1.70
     
    140
    0.96
    18. Suicide
    46
    1.67
     
    124
    0.85
    19. Other Injuries
    43
    1.56
     
    336
    2.29
    20. Liver Cancer
    42
    1.52
     
    241
    1.65
    21. Asthma
    42
    1.52
     
    129
    0.88
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36
    1.31
     
    99
    0.68
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    34
    1.23
     
    58
    0.40
    24. Cervical Cancer
    33
    1.20
     
    60
    0.41
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    1.20
     
    41
    0.28
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    25
    0.91
     
    216
    1.47
    27. Violence
    24
    0.87
     
    181
    1.24
    28. Lung Cancers
    23
    0.83
     
    17
    0.12
    29. Malnutrition
    22
    0.80
     
    437
    2.98
    30. Leukemia
    22
    0.80
     
    2
    0.01
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21
    0.76
     
    12
    0.08
    32. Meningitis
    19
    0.69
     
    429
    2.93
    33. Maternal Conditions
    19
    0.69
     
    500
    3.41
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    19
    0.69
     
    53
    0.36
    35. Pertussis
    17
    0.62
     
    74
    0.51
    36. Syphilis
    16
    0.58
     
    136
    0.93
    37. Ovary Cancer
    16
    0.58
     
    6
    0.04
    38. Prostate Cancer
    13
    0.47
     
    18
    0.12
    39. Skin Disease
    11
    0.40
     
    29
    0.20
    40. Falls
    11
    0.40
     
    185
    1.26
    41. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.33
     
    2
    0.01
    42. Lymphomas
    9
    0.33
     
    27
    0.18
    43. Fires
    9
    0.33
     
    110
    0.75
    44. Stomach Cancer
    8
    0.29
     
    12
    0.08
    45. Poisonings
    8
    0.29
     
    52
    0.35
    46. Skin Cancers
    7
    0.25
     
    8
    0.05
    47. Uterin Cancer
    6
    0.22
     
    1
    0.01
    48. Epilepsy
    6
    0.22
     
    75
    0.51
    49. Appendicitis
    5
    0.18
     
    21
    0.14
    50. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.11
     
    28
    0.19
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Solomon Islands SOLOMON ISLANDS   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    27.60
    10
     
    4.89
    181
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.05
    36
     
    16.46
    46
    3. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    26
     
    24.96
    6
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.85
    128
     
    6.51
    155
    5. Ovary Cancer
    10.44
    4
     
    1.15
    180
    6. Lung Cancers
    8.15
    108
     
    2.33
    158
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    107
     
    1.31
    182
    8. Leukemia
    4.95
    31
     
    0.05
    183
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.65
    20
     
    0.41
    177
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.14
    83
     
    0.42
    182
    11. Lymphomas
    2.62
    149
     
    3.09
    135
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    41
     
    1.35
    98
    13. Stomach Cancer
    2.00
    174
     
    1.71
    178
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.19
    142
     
    0.59
    174
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.02
    159
     
    1.15
    154
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.17
    182
     
    0.56
    173
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.