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South Sudan
COUNTRY #1
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Compare South Sudan 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
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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   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    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
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    47.7
    50.2
    48.9
    169
    168
    169
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    54.1
    56.0
    55.0
    170
    170
    170
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    57.7
    59.6
    58.6
    173
    174
    173
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    57.7
    59.6
    173
    174
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    63.7
    65.2
    169
    175
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    64.4
    66.0
    170
    175
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    64.8
    66.3
    170
    175
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    65.5
    67.0
    169
    175
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    66.5
    67.8
    169
    175
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    67.6
    68.9
    169
    175
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    68.8
    70.2
    167
    175
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    70.2
    71.7
    162
    171
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    71.6
    73.1
    154
    169
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    73.1
    74.4
    138
    166
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    74.5
    75.8
    134
    165
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    76.1
    77.1
    136
    165
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    77.9
    78.7
    137
    162
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.7
    139
    161
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.1
    142
    157
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.0
    137
    151
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    144
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    148.57
    14
    27.70
    42
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    126.22
    9
    86.53
    21
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    117.11
    21
    86.94
    37
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    102.15
    122
    112.44
    112
    5. Stroke
    79.41
    81
    74.87
    87
    6. Malaria
    45.14
    11
    4.94
    40
    7. Tuberculosis
    40.46
    39
    43.14
    36
    8. Leishmaniasis
    40.17
    1
    1.08
    5
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.81
    16
    36.78
    24
    10. Prostate Cancer
    32.04
    29
    6.90
    154
    11. Malnutrition
    31.07
    8
    19.97
    26
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.04
    85
    29.09
    93
    13. Maternal Conditions
    30.45
    11
    14.37
    26
    14. Meningitis
    27.10
    11
    21.20
    22
    15. Birth Trauma
    26.75
    3
    16.25
    26
    16. Cervical Cancer
    24.00
    18
    18.71
    33
    17. Low Birth Weight
    23.08
    18
    16.04
    37
    18. Lung Disease
    22.66
    92
    24.56
    79
    19. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.52
    103
    24.48
    92
    20. Liver Disease
    21.73
    65
    30.87
    33
    21. Breast Cancer
    21.00
    35
    25.61
    15
    22. Hypertension
    18.77
    48
    18.77
    47
    23. War
    15.79
    8
    0.16
    42
    24. Tetanus
    15.00
    2
    2.56
    11
    25. Falls
    14.21
    34
    16.93
    23
    26. Other Injuries
    14.05
    33
    12.57
    43
    27. Syphilis
    11.85
    1
    3.92
    22
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.32
    11
    3.37
    64
    29. Asthma
    10.31
    52
    8.35
    61
    30. Kidney Disease
    9.90
    133
    12.70
    109
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    9.90
    39
    8.52
    69
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.63
    19
    8.98
    24
    33. Fires
    7.47
    10
    5.49
    32
    34. Lymphomas
    7.40
    30
    5.39
    96
    35. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    62
    2.08
    177
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.64
    109
    6.68
    108
    37. Drownings
    6.25
    45
    6.39
    41
    38. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    25
    8.86
    3
    39. Suicide
    6.07
    133
    11.38
    60
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    5.89
    71
    5.53
    80
    41. Stomach Cancer
    5.85
    83
    3.04
    153
    42. Violence
    5.72
    87
    8.75
    62
    43. Oral Cancer
    5.64
    38
    2.49
    115
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.77
    108
    5.42
    91
    45. Leukemia
    4.61
    45
    5.64
    12
    46. Poisonings
    3.86
    6
    2.72
    23
    47. Skin Disease
    3.76
    57
    4.11
    49
    48. Schistosomiasis
    3.23
    23
    2.89
    28
    49. Hepatitis B
    3.23
    26
    3.66
    20
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.22
    64
    2.72
    77
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    13,189
    11.95
    20,314
    3.32
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,682
    11.49
    66,544
    10.89
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,454
    9.47
    59,523
    9.74
    4. Birth Trauma
    5,835
    5.29
    27,942
    4.57
    5. Malaria
    5,238
    4.75
    4,782
    0.78
    6. Low Birth Weight
    5,035
    4.56
    27,587
    4.51
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,020
    4.55
    47,712
    7.81
    8. Stroke
    4,132
    3.74
    32,859
    5.38
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,829
    3.47
    29,386
    4.81
    10. Maternal Conditions
    3,297
    2.99
    13,103
    2.14
    11. Meningitis
    2,970
    2.69
    18,381
    3.01
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,874
    2.60
    25,476
    4.17
    13. Leishmaniasis
    2,686
    2.43
    712
    0.12
    14. Malnutrition
    2,680
    2.43
    17,060
    2.79
    15. Syphilis
    2,386
    2.16
    6,286
    1.03
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    2,134
    1.93
    14,443
    2.36
    17. Tetanus
    1,907
    1.73
    2,819
    0.46
    18. War
    1,747
    1.58
    145
    0.02
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,634
    1.48
    13,028
    2.13
    20. Other Injuries
    1,418
    1.29
    11,368
    1.86
    21. Liver Disease
    1,393
    1.26
    16,580
    2.71
    22. Lung Disease
    1,106
    1.00
    10,347
    1.69
    23. Hypertension
    898
    0.81
    7,754
    1.27
    24. Alzheimers & Dementia
    815
    0.74
    8,316
    1.36
    25. Falls
    811
    0.74
    8,510
    1.39
    26. Cervical Cancer
    777
    0.70
    5,013
    0.82
    27. Drownings
    763
    0.69
    6,538
    1.07
    28. Breast Cancer
    714
    0.65
    7,654
    1.25
    29. Fires
    700
    0.63
    4,404
    0.72
    30. Prostate Cancer
    679
    0.62
    1,384
    0.23
    31. Asthma
    657
    0.60
    4,485
    0.73
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    630
    0.57
    1,651
    0.27
    33. Violence
    619
    0.56
    7,977
    1.31
    34. Kidney Disease
    593
    0.54
    6,426
    1.05
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    555
    0.50
    4,145
    0.68
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    543
    0.49
    4,199
    0.69
    37. Measles
    534
    0.48
    11,575
    1.89
    38. Lymphomas
    507
    0.46
    3,099
    0.51
    39. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    2,936
    0.48
    40. Suicide
    458
    0.42
    7,323
    1.20
    41. Liver Cancer
    444
    0.40
    1,102
    0.18
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    400
    0.36
    3,475
    0.57
    43. Leukemia
    343
    0.31
    3,474
    0.57
    44. Oral Cancer
    342
    0.31
    1,373
    0.22
    45. Stomach Cancer
    332
    0.30
    1,511
    0.25
    46. Epilepsy
    332
    0.30
    3,342
    0.55
    47. Inflammatory/Heart
    318
    0.29
    2,958
    0.48
    48. Skin Disease
    252
    0.23
    2,459
    0.40
    49. Hepatitis B
    249
    0.23
    2,325
    0.38
    50. Schistosomiasis
    228
    0.21
    1,679
    0.27
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    32.04
    29
    6.90
    154
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.00
    18
    18.71
    33
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.00
    35
    25.61
    15
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.32
    11
    3.37
    64
    5. Lymphomas
    7.40
    30
    5.39
    96
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    62
    2.08
    177
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.64
    109
    6.68
    108
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    25
    8.86
    3
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.85
    83
    3.04
    153
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.64
    38
    2.49
    115
    11. Leukemia
    4.61
    45
    5.64
    12
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.51
    154
    3.34
    146
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.99
    97
    0.98
    165
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.95
    133
    1.16
    165
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.65
    116
    2.05
    93
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.31
    113
    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.