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Compare South Sudan and Yemen 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
     
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Yemen YEMEN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
    1990
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
    2000
    47.7
    50.2
    48.9
    169
    168
    169
     
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
    2010
    54.1
    56.0
    55.0
    170
    170
    170
     
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
    2016
    57.7
    59.6
    58.6
    173
    174
    173
     
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Yemen YEMEN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    57.7
    59.6
    173
    174
     
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    Age 5
    63.7
    65.2
    169
    175
     
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    Age 10
    64.4
    66.0
    170
    175
     
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    Age 15
    64.8
    66.3
    170
    175
     
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    Age 20
    65.5
    67.0
    169
    175
     
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    Age 25
    66.5
    67.8
    169
    175
     
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    Age 30
    67.6
    68.9
    169
    175
     
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    Age 35
    68.8
    70.2
    167
    175
     
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    Age 40
    70.2
    71.7
    162
    171
     
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    Age 45
    71.6
    73.1
    154
    169
     
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    Age 50
    73.1
    74.4
    138
    166
     
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    Age 55
    74.5
    75.8
    134
    165
     
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    Age 60
    76.1
    77.1
    136
    165
     
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    Age 65
    77.9
    78.7
    137
    162
     
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    Age 70
    80.0
    80.7
    139
    161
     
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.1
    142
    157
     
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.0
    137
    151
     
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    144
     
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Yemen YEMEN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Diarrhoeal diseases
    152.10
    2
     
    10.39
    66
    2. HIV/AIDS
    128.78
    13
     
    1.57
    112
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    124.14
    23
     
    54.48
    69
    4. Stroke
    85.00
    88
     
    164.35
    10
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    73.85
    152
     
    298.84
    7
    6. Tuberculosis
    48.71
    33
     
    7.93
    83
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    37.80
    18
     
    26.17
    50
    8. Maternal Conditions
    33.19
    6
     
    13.55
    33
    9. Birth Trauma
    29.12
    4
     
    10.55
    51
    10. War
    28.44
    4
     
    15.42
    7
    11. Prostate Cancer
    28.16
    34
     
    2.82
    173
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.99
    95
     
    30.50
    87
    13. Hypertension
    26.52
    32
     
    16.71
    64
    14. Meningitis
    25.99
    11
     
    3.12
    65
    15. Liver Disease
    23.61
    59
     
    28.16
    38
    16. Lung Disease
    23.00
    85
     
    38.97
    26
    17. Cervical Cancer
    21.66
    27
     
    2.24
    151
    18. Malnutrition
    21.34
    15
     
    1.58
    97
    19. Low Birth Weight
    20.93
    20
     
    14.34
    45
    20. Breast Cancer
    19.62
    58
     
    16.55
    92
    21. Other Injuries
    18.56
    24
     
    10.64
    67
    22. Leishmaniasis
    17.16
    1
     
    0.14
    20
    23. Malaria
    17.15
    36
     
    3.61
    41
    24. Anemia
    14.93
    6
     
    0.12
    113
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    13.69
    22
     
    10.86
    52
    26. Tetanus
    13.29
    2
     
    0.58
    52
    27. Asthma
    13.12
    40
     
    12.34
    47
    28. Falls
    13.04
    28
     
    7.06
    65
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.23
    138
     
    35.22
    20
    30. Drownings
    11.49
    16
     
    7.25
    43
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    10.69
    41
     
    6.20
    83
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.46
    16
     
    4.64
    44
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.20
    10
     
    5.37
    57
    34. Suicide
    9.45
    99
     
    9.47
    97
    35. Kidney Disease
    9.33
    130
     
    35.01
    17
    36. Fires
    7.64
    12
     
    3.78
    60
    37. Lymphomas
    6.86
    42
     
    6.70
    45
    38. Liver Cancer
    6.46
    67
     
    2.97
    163
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.00
    118
     
    3.47
    164
    40. Ovary Cancer
    5.89
    40
     
    3.62
    122
    41. Epilepsy
    5.83
    23
     
    3.12
    55
    42. Measles
    5.70
    13
     
    0.57
    45
    43. Syphilis
    5.55
    14
     
    2.69
    31
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.52
    94
     
    9.79
    37
    45. Stomach Cancer
    5.38
    95
     
    4.10
    126
    46. Oral Cancer
    5.21
    36
     
    3.29
    79
    47. Violence
    5.11
    93
     
    6.40
    82
    48. Leukemia
    4.24
    70
     
    5.44
    11
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.01
    57
     
    4.77
    37
    50. Skin Disease
    3.99
    39
     
    1.46
    100
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Yemen YEMEN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,256
    12.03
     
    10,500
    7.22
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    13,622
    11.49
     
    3,312
    2.28
    3. HIV/AIDS
    11,948
    10.08
     
    338
    0.23
    4. Birth Trauma
    6,428
    5.42
     
    4,674
    3.21
    5. Stroke
    4,829
    4.07
     
    18,029
    12.39
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,621
    3.90
     
    6,354
    4.37
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,083
    3.45
     
    31,988
    21.99
    8. Maternal Conditions
    3,623
    3.06
     
    3,240
    2.23
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,618
    3.05
     
    6,130
    4.21
    10. Meningitis
    3,458
    2.92
     
    835
    0.57
    11. Tuberculosis
    3,285
    2.77
     
    1,076
    0.74
    12. War
    3,184
    2.69
     
    3,875
    2.66
    13. Malaria
    2,898
    2.45
     
    768
    0.53
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,708
    2.29
     
    4,221
    2.90
    15. Malnutrition
    2,422
    2.04
     
    368
    0.25
    16. Other Injuries
    2,089
    1.76
     
    2,544
    1.75
    17. Leishmaniasis
    2,042
    1.72
     
    43
    0.03
    18. Tetanus
    1,948
    1.64
     
    231
    0.16
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,637
    1.38
     
    3,359
    2.31
    20. Liver Disease
    1,578
    1.33
     
    3,598
    2.47
    21. Drownings
    1,551
    1.31
     
    2,225
    1.53
    22. Hypertension
    1,466
    1.24
     
    1,723
    1.18
    23. Lung Disease
    1,268
    1.07
     
    4,183
    2.87
    24. Anemia
    1,224
    1.03
     
    32
    0.02
    25. Measles
    1,149
    0.97
     
    221
    0.15
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,072
    0.90
     
    1,270
    0.87
    27. Syphilis
    1,007
    0.85
     
    1,122
    0.77
    28. Falls
    925
    0.78
     
    1,363
    0.94
    29. Asthma
    916
    0.77
     
    1,649
    1.13
    30. Suicide
    784
    0.66
     
    2,204
    1.51
    31. Fires
    755
    0.64
     
    923
    0.63
    32. Cervical Cancer
    717
    0.61
     
    131
    0.09
    33. Breast Cancer
    689
    0.58
     
    1,133
    0.78
    34. Kidney Disease
    679
    0.57
     
    4,216
    2.90
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    648
    0.55
     
    660
    0.45
    36. Prostate Cancer
    645
    0.54
     
    110
    0.08
    37. Epilepsy
    627
    0.53
     
    809
    0.56
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    597
    0.50
     
    486
    0.33
    39. Pertussis
    591
    0.50
     
    856
    0.59
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    591
    0.50
     
    2,827
    1.94
    41. Violence
    557
    0.47
     
    1,631
    1.12
    42. Poisonings
    483
    0.41
     
    771
    0.53
    43. Lymphomas
    477
    0.40
     
    1,029
    0.71
    44. Liver Cancer
    420
    0.35
     
    369
    0.25
    45. Inflammatory/Heart
    392
    0.33
     
    1,514
    1.04
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    377
    0.32
     
    482
    0.33
    47. Oral Cancer
    325
    0.27
     
    426
    0.29
    48. Leukemia
    320
    0.27
     
    1,150
    0.79
    49. Stomach Cancer
    317
    0.27
     
    444
    0.31
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    285
    0.24
     
    810
    0.56
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN   Yemen YEMEN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    28.16
    34
     
    2.82
    173
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.66
    27
     
    2.24
    151
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.62
    58
     
    16.55
    92
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.46
    16
     
    4.64
    44
    5. Lymphomas
    6.86
    42
     
    6.70
    45
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.46
    67
     
    2.97
    163
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.00
    118
     
    3.47
    164
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.89
    40
     
    3.62
    122
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.38
    95
     
    4.10
    126
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.21
    36
     
    3.29
    79
    11. Leukemia
    4.24
    70
     
    5.44
    11
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.37
    157
     
    3.91
    143
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.82
    102
     
    0.05
    180
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.79
    133
     
    2.08
    123
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    119
     
    1.33
    133
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    110
     
    0.65
    149
     
     
     
    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.