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Sudan
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sudan and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
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
Sudan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    39.0
    41.8
    40.4
    147
    142
    145
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    42.9
    45.6
    44.2
    147
    144
    146
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    48.0
    50.8
    49.3
    147
    145
    145
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    51.4
    54.4
    52.9
    154
    154
    155
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    56.8
    60.4
    58.6
    137
    137
    139
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    60.7
    64.3
    62.5
    140
    141
    140
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    63.4
    66.9
    65.1
    143
    145
    143
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.4
    66.9
    143
    145
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    68.1
    71.2
    133
    137
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    68.5
    71.6
    134
    138
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    68.7
    71.8
    133
    139
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    69.2
    72.2
    132
    140
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.8
    126
    140
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    70.9
    73.4
    122
    139
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    71.7
    74.1
    117
    138
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    72.7
    74.8
    116
    137
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    73.8
    75.6
    110
    135
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    74.8
    76.4
    103
    131
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    76.0
    77.4
    102
    133
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    77.3
    78.5
    104
    134
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    78.9
    79.8
    106
    133
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.5
    107
    129
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.8
    107
    129
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.5
    100
    124
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    89.6
    89.8
    93
    111
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    227.35
    17
    124.75
    79
    2. Stroke
    136.47
    27
    116.53
    48
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60.13
    64
    109.31
    25
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.23
    27
    26.76
    49
    5. Lung Disease
    35.12
    34
    55.25
    10
    6. Tuberculosis
    32.85
    47
    92.03
    11
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.95
    25
    12.03
    139
    8. Kidney Disease
    27.26
    34
    21.44
    55
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.74
    96
    63.57
    26
    10. Liver Disease
    25.33
    49
    11.99
    112
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    20.41
    55
    68.59
    22
    12. Low Birth Weight
    18.16
    28
    25.80
    8
    13. Birth Trauma
    17.93
    21
    20.79
    13
    14. Breast Cancer
    16.59
    91
    5.45
    180
    15. Hypertension
    16.12
    69
    38.43
    5
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    14.71
    16
    12.54
    35
    17. Other Injuries
    13.98
    46
    8.25
    91
    18. Suicide
    11.46
    68
    13.25
    40
    19. Prostate Cancer
    11.24
    127
    14.03
    111
    20. Drownings
    10.92
    19
    4.44
    81
    21. Maternal Conditions
    10.40
    41
    11.86
    35
    22. Asthma
    10.23
    61
    21.50
    12
    23. Malaria
    9.54
    39
    0.00
    131
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.19
    40
    12.79
    19
    25. HIV/AIDS
    8.72
    75
    648.01
    1
    26. Falls
    7.74
    59
    3.09
    138
    27. Lymphomas
    7.71
    21
    1.20
    180
    28. Violence
    7.20
    74
    29.26
    12
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    6.38
    81
    8.12
    59
    30. Fires
    6.20
    34
    6.82
    25
    31. Other Neoplasms
    5.97
    12
    3.13
    74
    32. Ovary Cancer
    5.63
    49
    1.78
    174
    33. Oral Cancer
    5.56
    32
    2.21
    120
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.55
    34
    15.75
    6
    35. Cervical Cancer
    5.52
    122
    27.28
    13
    36. Leishmaniasis
    5.16
    2
    0.00
    128
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.99
    64
    6.60
    40
    38. Meningitis
    4.90
    47
    7.84
    41
    39. Liver Cancer
    4.76
    106
    6.15
    74
    40. Leukemia
    4.61
    52
    0.59
    179
    41. War
    4.46
    11
    0.00
    116
    42. Measles
    4.24
    16
    1.08
    35
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.18
    149
    2.18
    179
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.12
    53
    5.52
    27
    45. Syphilis
    3.97
    18
    1.85
    39
    46. Epilepsy
    3.76
    43
    8.20
    8
    47. Poisonings
    3.48
    11
    2.72
    30
    48. Schistosomiasis
    2.99
    33
    0.00
    125
    49. Malnutrition
    2.80
    79
    12.28
    34
    50. Pertussis
    2.18
    23
    1.85
    37
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43,397
    16.21
    1,339
    5.18
    2. Stroke
    27,222
    10.17
    1,258
    4.87
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,010
    8.97
    1,896
    7.34
    4. Low Birth Weight
    12,202
    4.56
    809
    3.13
    5. Birth Trauma
    12,048
    4.50
    652
    2.52
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,441
    4.27
    1,203
    4.65
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,882
    3.69
    558
    2.16
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    8,836
    3.30
    371
    1.44
    9. Tuberculosis
    7,945
    2.97
    1,189
    4.60
    10. Lung Disease
    6,747
    2.52
    593
    2.29
    11. Other Injuries
    6,018
    2.25
    165
    0.64
    12. Kidney Disease
    5,905
    2.21
    249
    0.96
    13. Liver Disease
    5,816
    2.17
    144
    0.56
    14. Drownings
    5,545
    2.07
    97
    0.38
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,179
    1.93
    697
    2.70
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,756
    1.78
    124
    0.48
    17. Suicide
    4,109
    1.53
    221
    0.86
    18. Maternal Conditions
    3,869
    1.45
    250
    0.97
    19. Malaria
    3,471
    1.30
    0
    0.00
    20. Hypertension
    2,990
    1.12
    412
    1.59
    21. HIV/AIDS
    2,985
    1.12
    10,313
    39.90
    22. Measles
    2,790
    1.04
    33
    0.13
    23. Falls
    2,761
    1.03
    37
    0.14
    24. Fires
    2,666
    1.00
    118
    0.46
    25. Violence
    2,596
    0.97
    635
    2.46
    26. Syphilis
    2,560
    0.96
    51
    0.20
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,534
    0.95
    164
    0.63
    28. Asthma
    2,521
    0.94
    263
    1.02
    29. Meningitis
    2,502
    0.93
    181
    0.70
    30. Leishmaniasis
    2,346
    0.88
    0
    0.00
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2,232
    0.83
    133
    0.51
    32. Breast Cancer
    1,962
    0.73
    37
    0.14
    33. Poisonings
    1,679
    0.63
    67
    0.26
    34. Lymphomas
    1,676
    0.63
    19
    0.07
    35. War
    1,661
    0.62
    0
    0.00
    36. Epilepsy
    1,531
    0.57
    132
    0.51
    37. Malnutrition
    1,446
    0.54
    306
    1.18
    38. Pertussis
    1,427
    0.53
    58
    0.22
    39. Other Neoplasms
    1,279
    0.48
    39
    0.15
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,266
    0.47
    72
    0.28
    41. Oral Cancer
    1,192
    0.45
    24
    0.09
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,134
    0.42
    74
    0.29
    43. Leukemia
    1,082
    0.40
    11
    0.04
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,062
    0.40
    174
    0.67
    45. Liver Cancer
    985
    0.37
    74
    0.29
    46. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    927
    0.35
    27
    0.10
    47. Prostate Cancer
    803
    0.30
    56
    0.22
    48. Schistosomiasis
    749
    0.28
    0
    0.00
    49. Ovary Cancer
    613
    0.23
    13
    0.05
    50. Cervical Cancer
    566
    0.21
    184
    0.71
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.59
    91
    5.45
    180
    2. Prostate Cancer
    11.24
    127
    14.03
    111
    3. Lymphomas
    7.71
    21
    1.20
    180
    4. Ovary Cancer
    5.63
    49
    1.78
    174
    5. Oral Cancer
    5.56
    32
    2.21
    120
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.55
    34
    15.75
    6
    7. Cervical Cancer
    5.52
    122
    27.28
    13
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.76
    106
    6.15
    74
    9. Leukemia
    4.61
    52
    0.59
    179
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.18
    149
    2.18
    179
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.99
    161
    2.92
    148
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1.93
    175
    1.36
    180
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    94
    0.98
    156
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.17
    152
    0.50
    177
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.13
    146
    1.07
    150
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    125
    4.21
    7
    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.