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Somalia
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 Somalia and Ethiopia 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.

Ethiopia
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
Somalia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    34.7
    37.7
    36.2
    163
    158
    163
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    38.7
    41.8
    40.2
    162
    159
    162
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    41.0
    44.2
    42.6
    171
    169
    169
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    40.0
    43.3
    41.6
    180
    179
    179
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    49.1
    51.8
    50.5
    163
    164
    162
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    50.8
    54.1
    52.4
    176
    173
    174
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    53.7
    57.3
    55.4
    178
    177
    177
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    53.7
    57.3
    178
    177
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    62.2
    65.6
    174
    173
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    63.3
    66.7
    173
    173
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    63.7
    67.1
    174
    173
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    64.6
    67.8
    172
    173
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    65.9
    68.7
    171
    172
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    67.2
    69.7
    171
    170
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    68.6
    70.7
    170
    170
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    70.0
    72.0
    164
    169
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    71.4
    73.2
    159
    168
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    72.8
    74.3
    155
    169
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    74.2
    75.5
    148
    168
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    75.7
    76.8
    149
    168
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    151
    168
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.4
    153
    167
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    82.4
    82.9
    151
    161
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.9
    145
    156
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.3
    134
    146
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    154.30
    8
    86.94
    37
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    144.18
    74
    112.44
    112
    3. Tuberculosis
    130.73
    3
    43.14
    36
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    125.88
    10
    86.53
    21
    5. Stroke
    101.95
    51
    74.87
    87
    6. War
    52.97
    5
    0.16
    42
    7. Malnutrition
    42.11
    2
    19.97
    26
    8. Maternal Conditions
    37.67
    4
    14.37
    26
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.69
    74
    29.09
    93
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.36
    30
    36.78
    24
    11. Meningitis
    34.40
    4
    21.20
    22
    12. Birth Trauma
    33.13
    1
    16.25
    26
    13. Liver Disease
    30.97
    32
    30.87
    33
    14. Lung Disease
    26.57
    73
    24.56
    79
    15. Low Birth Weight
    23.36
    16
    16.04
    37
    16. Hypertension
    22.75
    27
    18.77
    47
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.02
    107
    24.48
    92
    18. Tetanus
    21.43
    1
    2.56
    11
    19. Measles
    20.71
    2
    6.93
    7
    20. Breast Cancer
    19.10
    60
    25.61
    15
    21. HIV/AIDS
    18.07
    52
    27.70
    42
    22. Other Injuries
    17.87
    11
    12.57
    43
    23. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    37
    18.71
    33
    24. Prostate Cancer
    16.51
    90
    6.90
    154
    25. Malaria
    15.35
    36
    4.94
    40
    26. Falls
    15.26
    31
    16.93
    23
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.74
    107
    12.70
    109
    28. Asthma
    12.34
    39
    8.35
    61
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    12.26
    15
    8.52
    69
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.72
    8
    8.98
    24
    31. Fires
    9.45
    2
    5.49
    32
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.84
    19
    3.37
    64
    33. Drownings
    8.77
    16
    6.39
    41
    34. Suicide
    8.31
    101
    11.38
    60
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    38
    5.53
    80
    36. Syphilis
    7.23
    8
    3.92
    22
    37. Violence
    6.49
    81
    8.75
    62
    38. Leishmaniasis
    6.48
    3
    1.08
    5
    39. Other Neoplasms
    5.94
    13
    4.53
    36
    40. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    40
    8.86
    3
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.67
    123
    6.68
    108
    42. Stomach Cancer
    5.42
    95
    3.04
    153
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.27
    96
    5.42
    91
    44. Lymphomas
    5.12
    102
    5.39
    96
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.57
    44
    2.72
    77
    46. Hepatitis B
    4.57
    9
    3.66
    20
    47. Epilepsy
    4.32
    17
    3.72
    26
    48. Poisonings
    4.04
    4
    2.72
    23
    49. Skin Disease
    4.03
    53
    4.11
    49
    50. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    72
    2.49
    115
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,940
    15.66
    66,544
    10.89
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16,868
    11.03
    59,523
    9.74
    3. Tuberculosis
    10,058
    6.58
    25,476
    4.17
    4. Birth Trauma
    9,825
    6.43
    27,942
    4.57
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,972
    4.56
    47,712
    7.81
    6. Low Birth Weight
    6,928
    4.53
    27,587
    4.51
    7. War
    6,547
    4.28
    145
    0.02
    8. Measles
    6,081
    3.98
    11,575
    1.89
    9. Malnutrition
    5,657
    3.70
    17,060
    2.79
    10. Meningitis
    5,620
    3.68
    18,381
    3.01
    11. Stroke
    5,279
    3.45
    32,859
    5.38
    12. Maternal Conditions
    4,338
    2.84
    13,103
    2.14
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,092
    2.68
    29,386
    4.81
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    3,575
    2.34
    14,443
    2.36
    15. Tetanus
    3,215
    2.10
    2,819
    0.46
    16. Other Injuries
    2,499
    1.63
    11,368
    1.86
    17. Malaria
    2,121
    1.39
    4,782
    0.78
    18. Liver Disease
    2,113
    1.38
    16,580
    2.71
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,887
    1.23
    13,028
    2.13
    20. Syphilis
    1,875
    1.23
    6,286
    1.03
    21. HIV/AIDS
    1,700
    1.11
    20,314
    3.32
    22. Drownings
    1,480
    0.97
    6,538
    1.07
    23. Lung Disease
    1,281
    0.84
    10,347
    1.69
    24. Fires
    1,262
    0.83
    4,404
    0.72
    25. Hypertension
    1,062
    0.69
    7,754
    1.27
    26. Falls
    1,052
    0.69
    8,510
    1.39
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    1,050
    0.69
    4,145
    0.68
    28. Asthma
    922
    0.60
    4,485
    0.73
    29. Kidney Disease
    835
    0.55
    6,426
    1.05
    30. Violence
    797
    0.52
    7,977
    1.31
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    695
    0.45
    4,199
    0.69
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    693
    0.45
    8,316
    1.36
    33. Suicide
    675
    0.44
    7,323
    1.20
    34. Breast Cancer
    666
    0.44
    7,654
    1.25
    35. Poisonings
    655
    0.43
    2,936
    0.48
    36. Pertussis
    594
    0.39
    1,716
    0.28
    37. Cervical Cancer
    573
    0.37
    5,013
    0.82
    38. Epilepsy
    533
    0.35
    3,342
    0.55
    39. Leishmaniasis
    509
    0.33
    712
    0.12
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    494
    0.32
    1,651
    0.27
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    412
    0.27
    2,958
    0.48
    42. Other Neoplasms
    383
    0.25
    2,537
    0.42
    43. Hepatitis B
    381
    0.25
    2,325
    0.38
    44. Lymphomas
    369
    0.24
    3,099
    0.51
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    349
    0.23
    3,475
    0.57
    46. Skin Disease
    334
    0.22
    2,459
    0.40
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    328
    0.21
    1,450
    0.24
    48. Prostate Cancer
    317
    0.21
    1,384
    0.23
    49. Leukemia
    308
    0.20
    3,474
    0.57
    50. Stomach Cancer
    296
    0.19
    1,511
    0.25
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    19.10
    60
    25.61
    15
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.82
    37
    18.71
    33
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.51
    90
    6.90
    154
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.84
    19
    3.37
    64
    5. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    40
    8.86
    3
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.67
    123
    6.68
    108
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.42
    95
    3.04
    153
    8. Lymphomas
    5.12
    102
    5.39
    96
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    72
    2.49
    115
    10. Leukemia
    3.85
    89
    5.64
    12
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.15
    159
    2.08
    177
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.36
    157
    3.34
    146
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.69
    144
    1.16
    165
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.63
    118
    0.98
    165
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.24
    146
    2.05
    93
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.81
    146
    0.50
    170
    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.