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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 Macedonia 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 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 Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
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 Macedonia 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 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   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Somalia SOMALIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    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
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    38.7
    41.8
    40.2
    162
    159
    162
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    41.0
    44.2
    42.6
    171
    169
    169
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    40.0
    43.3
    41.6
    180
    179
    179
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    49.1
    51.8
    50.5
    163
    164
    162
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    50.8
    54.1
    52.4
    176
    173
    174
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    53.7
    57.3
    55.4
    178
    177
    177
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    53.7
    57.3
    178
    177
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    62.2
    65.6
    174
    173
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    63.3
    66.7
    173
    173
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    63.7
    67.1
    174
    173
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    64.6
    67.8
    172
    173
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    65.9
    68.7
    171
    172
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    67.2
    69.7
    171
    170
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    68.6
    70.7
    170
    170
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    70.0
    72.0
    164
    169
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    71.4
    73.2
    159
    168
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    72.8
    74.3
    155
    169
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    74.2
    75.5
    148
    168
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    75.7
    76.8
    149
    168
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    151
    168
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.4
    153
    167
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    82.4
    82.9
    151
    161
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.9
    145
    156
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.3
    134
    146
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    190.57
    1
    1.01
    144
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    156.01
    9
    18.29
    138
    3. Tuberculosis
    127.18
    7
    0.38
    155
    4. Stroke
    91.16
    83
    77.34
    102
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.56
    161
    64.41
    164
    6. Measles
    38.78
    1
    0.00
    146
    7. Maternal Conditions
    38.24
    4
    1.48
    81
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.88
    23
    9.75
    130
    9. Birth Trauma
    33.96
    2
    2.71
    101
    10. Malnutrition
    33.03
    1
    1.59
    96
    11. Meningitis
    31.76
    4
    0.56
    130
    12. HIV/AIDS
    27.56
    43
    32.14
    40
    13. Other Injuries
    26.73
    6
    12.13
    54
    14. Liver Disease
    24.77
    56
    2.21
    179
    15. Hypertension
    24.32
    39
    22.54
    45
    16. Breast Cancer
    23.25
    22
    22.48
    31
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.70
    109
    81.22
    18
    18. Low Birth Weight
    22.27
    19
    7.79
    86
    19. Cervical Cancer
    21.71
    26
    14.56
    54
    20. Malaria
    19.42
    34
    0.00
    122
    21. Asthma
    18.87
    20
    2.42
    111
    22. Prostate Cancer
    18.47
    72
    54.68
    7
    23. Lung Disease
    18.02
    131
    15.74
    147
    24. Anemia
    17.75
    2
    2.12
    44
    25. War
    17.75
    5
    0.00
    109
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    16.22
    10
    8.14
    98
    27. Tetanus
    15.26
    1
    0.05
    105
    28. Drownings
    12.71
    10
    0.68
    165
    29. Falls
    12.12
    34
    0.40
    181
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    11.75
    33
    10.85
    39
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.24
    4
    2.28
    107
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.04
    146
    6.28
    160
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.98
    12
    2.10
    103
    34. Fires
    9.58
    4
    0.45
    158
    35. Suicide
    8.39
    117
    1.41
    180
    36. Syphilis
    8.38
    3
    0.17
    103
    37. Kidney Disease
    8.34
    141
    10.92
    116
    38. Other Neoplasms
    7.58
    4
    4.83
    24
    39. Epilepsy
    6.89
    15
    1.55
    104
    40. Ovary Cancer
    6.88
    20
    3.88
    105
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.87
    106
    11.21
    65
    42. Stomach Cancer
    6.67
    74
    7.85
    62
    43. Violence
    6.58
    80
    34.79
    8
    44. Lymphomas
    6.33
    55
    7.98
    16
    45. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.99
    106
    4.47
    121
    46. Oral Cancer
    4.94
    40
    1.45
    154
    47. Leukemia
    4.89
    37
    4.29
    68
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.53
    44
    0.90
    139
    49. Pertussis
    4.21
    1
    0.33
    74
    50. Liver Cancer
    3.87
    134
    2.74
    167
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Somalia SOMALIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19,694
    15.68
    568
    3.32
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,103
    14.42
    27
    0.16
    3. Measles
    8,617
    6.86
    0
    0.00
    4. Birth Trauma
    7,555
    6.02
    62
    0.36
    5. Tuberculosis
    6,603
    5.26
    11
    0.06
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,954
    3.94
    179
    1.05
    7. Meningitis
    4,446
    3.54
    16
    0.09
    8. Malnutrition
    4,209
    3.35
    50
    0.29
    9. Stroke
    3,923
    3.12
    2,474
    14.44
    10. Maternal Conditions
    3,334
    2.65
    42
    0.25
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,230
    2.57
    198
    1.16
    12. Other Injuries
    2,952
    2.35
    364
    2.13
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,906
    2.31
    279
    1.63
    14. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,841
    2.26
    2,045
    11.94
    15. Malaria
    2,152
    1.71
    0
    0.00
    16. HIV/AIDS
    2,074
    1.65
    874
    5.10
    17. Tetanus
    2,055
    1.64
    2
    0.01
    18. Drownings
    1,731
    1.38
    20
    0.12
    19. War
    1,656
    1.32
    0
    0.00
    20. Syphilis
    1,499
    1.19
    5
    0.03
    21. Liver Disease
    1,338
    1.07
    65
    0.38
    22. Anemia
    1,309
    1.04
    67
    0.39
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    1,198
    0.95
    332
    1.94
    24. Asthma
    1,062
    0.85
    75
    0.44
    25. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,019
    0.81
    2,577
    15.04
    26. Hypertension
    995
    0.79
    717
    4.19
    27. Fires
    992
    0.79
    13
    0.08
    28. Pertussis
    852
    0.68
    8
    0.05
    29. Lung Disease
    778
    0.62
    504
    2.94
    30. Falls
    777
    0.62
    12
    0.07
    31. Epilepsy
    684
    0.54
    45
    0.26
    32. Breast Cancer
    650
    0.52
    340
    1.98
    33. Violence
    599
    0.48
    983
    5.74
    34. Suicide
    578
    0.46
    40
    0.23
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    575
    0.46
    71
    0.41
    36. Cervical Cancer
    564
    0.45
    221
    1.29
    37. Kidney Disease
    529
    0.42
    335
    1.96
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    485
    0.39
    64
    0.37
    39. Encephalitis
    435
    0.35
    14
    0.08
    40. Poisonings
    398
    0.32
    13
    0.08
    41. Other Neoplasms
    383
    0.30
    144
    0.84
    42. Alzheimers/Dementia
    372
    0.30
    208
    1.21
    43. Lymphomas
    353
    0.28
    237
    1.38
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    337
    0.27
    344
    2.01
    45. Inflammatory/Heart
    314
    0.25
    131
    0.76
    46. Leukemia
    309
    0.25
    125
    0.73
    47. Prostate Cancer
    300
    0.24
    820
    4.79
    48. Stomach Cancer
    294
    0.23
    239
    1.40
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    266
    0.21
    26
    0.15
    50. Oral Cancer
    243
    0.19
    43
    0.25
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Somalia SOMALIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    23.25
    22
    22.48
    31
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.71
    26
    14.56
    54
    3. Prostate Cancer
    18.47
    72
    54.68
    7
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.98
    12
    2.10
    103
    5. Ovary Cancer
    6.88
    20
    3.88
    105
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.87
    106
    11.21
    65
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.67
    74
    7.85
    62
    8. Lymphomas
    6.33
    55
    7.98
    16
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.94
    40
    1.45
    154
    10. Leukemia
    4.89
    37
    4.29
    68
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.87
    134
    2.74
    167
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.91
    149
    14.26
    82
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.06
    126
    3.23
    97
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.96
    93
    5.08
    16
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.50
    120
    1.89
    91
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.92
    129
    0.49
    162
    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.