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Sri Lanka
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sri Lanka and Tanzania 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.

Tanzania
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
Sri Lanka Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
     
    42.1
    45.5
    43.7
    129
    126
    127
    1970
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
     
    45.2
    48.6
    46.9
    136
    135
    136
    1980
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
     
    48.7
    52.0
    50.3
    143
    141
    142
    1990
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
     
    49.1
    52.8
    50.9
    160
    157
    160
    2000
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
     
    48.4
    50.0
    49.2
    166
    170
    167
    2010
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
     
    56.4
    58.6
    57.5
    161
    162
    161
    2016
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
    62.0
    65.8
    63.9
    151
    149
    148
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    62.0
    65.8
    151
    149
    Age 5
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    65.9
    69.5
    155
    153
    Age 10
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    66.5
    70.0
    153
    152
    Age 15
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    66.7
    70.3
    156
    152
    Age 20
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    67.4
    70.9
    156
    152
    Age 25
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    68.3
    71.6
    152
    151
    Age 30
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    69.2
    72.4
    150
    147
    Age 35
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    70.2
    73.2
    144
    147
    Age 40
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    71.4
    74.1
    137
    147
    Age 45
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    72.7
    75.0
    127
    146
    Age 50
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    74.0
    76.0
    124
    145
    Age 55
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    75.4
    77.0
    119
    144
    Age 60
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    76.9
    78.1
    115
    140
    Age 65
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    78.6
    79.5
    114
    140
    Age 70
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    80.6
    81.3
    114
    140
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    83.0
    83.6
    119
    137
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    85.9
    86.3
    119
    132
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    89.2
    89.6
    123
    132
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.95
    73
    85.30
    135
    2. Stroke
    73.82
    110
    76.58
    104
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    49.34
    40
    30.24
    89
    4. Suicide
    34.64
    1
    10.81
    79
    5. Asthma
    32.23
    2
    8.77
    70
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.00
    115
    99.87
    30
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.26
    48
    7.85
    150
    8. Lung Disease
    21.58
    99
    18.09
    130
    9. Liver Disease
    21.18
    67
    25.99
    47
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.69
    85
    15.69
    108
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.33
    98
    43.56
    9
    12. Hypertension
    10.13
    111
    25.34
    35
    13. Breast Cancer
    9.87
    156
    11.42
    142
    14. Falls
    9.61
    48
    12.03
    36
    15. Other Injuries
    8.91
    82
    13.71
    47
    16. Oral Cancer
    7.81
    12
    6.86
    20
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.84
    118
    14.00
    19
    18. Drownings
    6.41
    52
    5.93
    62
    19. Lung Cancers
    5.90
    130
    0.79
    182
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.15
    38
    10.05
    17
    21. Tuberculosis
    5.06
    92
    106.18
    9
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    107
    3.25
    145
    23. Cervical Cancer
    4.82
    128
    36.16
    5
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.61
    118
    5.49
    96
    25. Low Birth Weight
    3.60
    139
    10.85
    68
    26. Leukemia
    3.59
    106
    1.20
    164
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    123
    1.77
    176
    28. Violence
    3.15
    122
    8.99
    61
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.11
    157
    2.19
    175
    30. Lymphomas
    2.67
    146
    2.01
    165
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.62
    149
    12.95
    29
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.59
    107
    78.62
    18
    33. Fires
    2.37
    75
    7.05
    21
    34. Meningitis
    2.28
    70
    14.86
    33
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.08
    175
    35.77
    20
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.97
    180
    4.19
    148
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.94
    92
    3.06
    74
    38. Epilepsy
    1.90
    81
    10.58
    3
    39. Encephalitis
    1.74
    24
    1.32
    44
    40. Alcohol
    1.40
    104
    1.74
    85
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.35
    129
    12.13
    43
    42. Dengue
    1.19
    7
    0.06
    72
    43. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    128
    1.51
    90
    44. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    160
    2.49
    74
    45. Drug Use
    0.83
    125
    0.57
    149
    46. Malnutrition
    0.73
    114
    11.62
    39
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    0.66
    174
    0.34
    179
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    128
    92.36
    22
    49. Maternal Conditions
    0.51
    113
    22.30
    18
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.49
    174
    6.46
    43
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    28,554
    22.52
    19,082
    5.11
    2. Stroke
    16,198
    12.78
    17,195
    4.61
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    11,089
    8.75
    6,954
    1.86
    4. Suicide
    7,319
    5.77
    3,735
    1.00
    5. Asthma
    7,160
    5.65
    2,491
    0.67
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,284
    4.17
    39,020
    10.46
    7. Kidney Disease
    4,961
    3.91
    2,396
    0.64
    8. Liver Disease
    4,837
    3.82
    7,065
    1.89
    9. Lung Disease
    4,813
    3.80
    3,994
    1.07
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,006
    3.16
    3,105
    0.83
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,554
    2.80
    17,840
    4.78
    12. Hypertension
    2,271
    1.79
    5,601
    1.50
    13. Falls
    2,103
    1.66
    3,959
    1.06
    14. Other Injuries
    1,900
    1.50
    6,928
    1.86
    15. Oral Cancer
    1,772
    1.40
    1,714
    0.46
    16. Lung Cancers
    1,364
    1.08
    182
    0.05
    17. Drownings
    1,336
    1.05
    3,454
    0.93
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    1,309
    1.03
    12,470
    3.34
    19. Breast Cancer
    1,239
    0.98
    1,549
    0.42
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,191
    0.94
    2,297
    0.62
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,153
    0.91
    28,867
    7.74
    22. Stomach Cancer
    1,148
    0.91
    831
    0.22
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,021
    0.81
    1,603
    0.43
    24. Leukemia
    781
    0.62
    423
    0.11
    25. Liver Cancer
    715
    0.56
    649
    0.17
    26. Low Birth Weight
    667
    0.53
    11,513
    3.09
    27. Violence
    649
    0.51
    4,056
    1.09
    28. Cervical Cancer
    605
    0.48
    4,670
    1.25
    29. Lymphomas
    604
    0.48
    674
    0.18
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    585
    0.46
    5,666
    1.52
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    553
    0.44
    29,645
    7.95
    32. Fires
    503
    0.40
    3,008
    0.81
    33. Meningitis
    497
    0.39
    7,363
    1.97
    34. Ovary Cancer
    454
    0.36
    239
    0.06
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    446
    0.35
    1,111
    0.30
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    433
    0.34
    884
    0.24
    37. Epilepsy
    406
    0.32
    4,871
    1.31
    38. Encephalitis
    381
    0.30
    846
    0.23
    39. Alcohol
    317
    0.25
    582
    0.16
    40. Dengue
    250
    0.20
    28
    0.01
    41. Birth Trauma
    250
    0.20
    12,866
    3.45
    42. Skin Cancers
    212
    0.17
    343
    0.09
    43. Bladder Cancer
    205
    0.16
    601
    0.16
    44. Prostate Cancer
    197
    0.16
    3,309
    0.89
    45. Drug Use
    178
    0.14
    217
    0.06
    46. Malnutrition
    160
    0.13
    6,219
    1.67
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    151
    0.12
    82
    0.02
    48. HIV/AIDS
    128
    0.10
    35,234
    9.44
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    108
    0.09
    1,576
    0.42
    50. Maternal Conditions
    101
    0.08
    10,114
    2.71
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.87
    156
    11.42
    142
    2. Oral Cancer
    7.81
    12
    6.86
    20
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.90
    130
    0.79
    182
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.15
    38
    10.05
    17
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    107
    3.25
    145
    6. Cervical Cancer
    4.82
    128
    36.16
    5
    7. Leukemia
    3.59
    106
    1.20
    164
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    123
    1.77
    176
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.11
    157
    2.19
    175
    10. Lymphomas
    2.67
    146
    2.01
    165
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.08
    175
    35.77
    20
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.97
    180
    4.19
    148
    13. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    128
    1.51
    90
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    160
    2.49
    74
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.66
    174
    0.34
    179
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.35
    179
    0.69
    172
    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.