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South Sudan
COUNTRY #1
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Compare South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea 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.

Equatorial Guinea
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
South Sudan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    35.4
    38.4
    36.9
    161
    157
    159
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    38.4
    41.5
    39.9
    165
    162
    163
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    41.5
    44.6
    43.0
    168
    165
    167
    1990
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    45.2
    48.4
    46.8
    173
    171
    172
    2000
    47.7
    50.2
    48.9
    169
    168
    169
     
    51.2
    54.3
    52.7
    156
    152
    153
    2010
    54.1
    56.0
    55.0
    170
    170
    170
     
    54.9
    57.3
    56.1
    168
    167
    168
    2016
    57.7
    59.6
    58.6
    173
    174
    173
     
    57.9
    61.7
    59.5
    171
    167
    172
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    57.7
    59.6
    173
    174
    57.9
    61.7
    171
    167
    Age 5
    63.7
    65.2
    169
    175
    63.9
    67.3
    167
    163
    Age 10
    64.4
    66.0
    170
    175
    64.7
    68.1
    166
    163
    Age 15
    64.8
    66.3
    170
    175
    65.0
    68.5
    168
    164
    Age 20
    65.5
    67.0
    169
    175
    65.8
    69.1
    168
    164
    Age 25
    66.5
    67.8
    169
    175
    66.8
    69.9
    167
    164
    Age 30
    67.6
    68.9
    169
    175
    67.8
    70.8
    167
    162
    Age 35
    68.8
    70.2
    167
    175
    68.8
    71.8
    166
    161
    Age 40
    70.2
    71.7
    162
    171
    70.0
    72.8
    163
    162
    Age 45
    71.6
    73.1
    154
    169
    71.3
    73.9
    161
    161
    Age 50
    73.1
    74.4
    138
    166
    72.8
    75.0
    154
    161
    Age 55
    74.5
    75.8
    134
    165
    74.5
    76.2
    137
    158
    Age 60
    76.1
    77.1
    136
    165
    76.2
    77.5
    133
    157
    Age 65
    77.9
    78.7
    137
    162
    78.0
    79.0
    135
    157
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.7
    139
    161
    80.2
    80.9
    133
    155
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.1
    142
    157
    82.7
    83.2
    135
    149
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.0
    137
    151
    85.6
    86.1
    133
    144
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    144
    89.1
    89.4
    133
    137
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    148.57
    14
    103.22
    16
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    126.22
    9
    46.42
    40
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117.11
    21
    131.25
    15
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    102.15
    122
    141.92
    75
    5. Stroke
    79.41
    81
    87.92
    68
    6. Malaria
    45.14
    11
    45.70
    10
    7. Tuberculosis
    40.46
    39
    26.22
    51
    8. Leishmaniasis
    40.17
    1
    0.00
    100
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.81
    16
    21.81
    70
    10. Prostate Cancer
    32.04
    29
    17.90
    78
    11. Malnutrition
    31.07
    8
    25.74
    16
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.04
    85
    57.12
    29
    13. Maternal Conditions
    30.45
    11
    10.77
    36
    14. Meningitis
    27.10
    11
    20.79
    24
    15. Birth Trauma
    26.75
    3
    21.21
    11
    16. Cervical Cancer
    24.00
    18
    12.88
    64
    17. Low Birth Weight
    23.08
    18
    23.16
    17
    18. Lung Disease
    22.66
    92
    32.20
    50
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.52
    103
    50.09
    5
    20. Liver Disease
    21.73
    65
    53.31
    10
    21. Breast Cancer
    21.00
    35
    11.81
    134
    22. Hypertension
    18.77
    48
    27.80
    18
    23. War
    15.79
    8
    0.00
    111
    24. Tetanus
    15.00
    2
    2.36
    13
    25. Falls
    14.21
    34
    19.55
    8
    26. Other Injuries
    14.05
    33
    19.88
    8
    27. Syphilis
    11.85
    1
    1.80
    36
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.32
    11
    2.13
    107
    29. Asthma
    10.31
    52
    8.74
    58
    30. Kidney Disease
    9.90
    133
    16.79
    85
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    9.90
    39
    13.37
    10
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.63
    19
    7.73
    36
    33. Fires
    7.47
    10
    8.74
    5
    34. Lymphomas
    7.40
    30
    5.14
    101
    35. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    62
    6.38
    74
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.64
    109
    3.61
    162
    37. Drownings
    6.25
    45
    14.35
    2
    38. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    25
    4.09
    103
    39. Suicide
    6.07
    133
    21.97
    8
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    5.89
    71
    9.74
    28
    41. Stomach Cancer
    5.85
    83
    2.76
    160
    42. Violence
    5.72
    87
    3.32
    119
    43. Oral Cancer
    5.64
    38
    6.54
    26
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.77
    108
    13.84
    7
    45. Leukemia
    4.61
    45
    1.93
    155
    46. Poisonings
    3.86
    6
    2.20
    39
    47. Skin Disease
    3.76
    57
    11.25
    2
    48. Schistosomiasis
    3.23
    23
    3.30
    22
    49. Hepatitis B
    3.23
    26
    3.14
    29
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.22
    64
    3.79
    57
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    13,189
    11.95
    973
    9.41
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,682
    11.49
    1,187
    11.48
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,454
    9.47
    475
    4.59
    4. Birth Trauma
    5,835
    5.29
    436
    4.22
    5. Malaria
    5,238
    4.75
    800
    7.74
    6. Low Birth Weight
    5,035
    4.56
    477
    4.61
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,020
    4.55
    635
    6.14
    8. Stroke
    4,132
    3.74
    416
    4.02
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,829
    3.47
    252
    2.44
    10. Maternal Conditions
    3,297
    2.99
    132
    1.28
    11. Meningitis
    2,970
    2.69
    240
    2.32
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,874
    2.60
    189
    1.83
    13. Leishmaniasis
    2,686
    2.43
    0
    0.00
    14. Malnutrition
    2,680
    2.43
    246
    2.38
    15. Syphilis
    2,386
    2.16
    34
    0.33
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    2,134
    1.93
    258
    2.50
    17. Tetanus
    1,907
    1.73
    31
    0.30
    18. War
    1,747
    1.58
    0
    0.00
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,634
    1.48
    290
    2.80
    20. Other Injuries
    1,418
    1.29
    218
    2.11
    21. Liver Disease
    1,393
    1.26
    373
    3.61
    22. Lung Disease
    1,106
    1.00
    145
    1.40
    23. Hypertension
    898
    0.81
    123
    1.19
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    815
    0.74
    173
    1.67
    25. Falls
    811
    0.74
    134
    1.30
    26. Cervical Cancer
    777
    0.70
    36
    0.35
    27. Drownings
    763
    0.69
    196
    1.90
    28. Breast Cancer
    714
    0.65
    38
    0.37
    29. Fires
    700
    0.63
    81
    0.78
    30. Prostate Cancer
    679
    0.62
    34
    0.33
    31. Asthma
    657
    0.60
    58
    0.56
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    630
    0.57
    12
    0.12
    33. Violence
    619
    0.56
    42
    0.41
    34. Kidney Disease
    593
    0.54
    107
    1.03
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    555
    0.50
    107
    1.03
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    543
    0.49
    46
    0.44
    37. Measles
    534
    0.48
    410
    3.97
    38. Lymphomas
    507
    0.46
    41
    0.40
    39. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    24
    0.23
    40. Suicide
    458
    0.42
    201
    1.94
    41. Liver Cancer
    444
    0.40
    37
    0.36
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    400
    0.36
    23
    0.22
    43. Leukemia
    343
    0.31
    13
    0.13
    44. Oral Cancer
    342
    0.31
    36
    0.35
    45. Stomach Cancer
    332
    0.30
    16
    0.15
    46. Epilepsy
    332
    0.30
    67
    0.65
    47. Inflammatory/Heart
    318
    0.29
    93
    0.90
    48. Skin Disease
    252
    0.23
    75
    0.73
    49. Hepatitis B
    249
    0.23
    27
    0.26
    50. Schistosomiasis
    228
    0.21
    23
    0.22
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.04
    29
    17.90
    78
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.00
    18
    12.88
    64
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.00
    35
    11.81
    134
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.32
    11
    2.13
    107
    5. Lymphomas
    7.40
    30
    5.14
    101
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    62
    6.38
    74
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.64
    109
    3.61
    162
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    25
    4.09
    103
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.85
    83
    2.76
    160
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.64
    38
    6.54
    26
    11. Leukemia
    4.61
    45
    1.93
    155
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.51
    154
    4.47
    138
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.99
    97
    2.28
    83
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.95
    133
    1.59
    147
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.65
    116
    2.36
    84
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.31
    113
    1.42
    105
    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.