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Sudan
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Sudan and Zambia 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.

Zambia
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
Sudan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
           
    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
     
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    119
    116
    118
    1970
    42.9
    45.6
    44.2
    147
    144
    146
     
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
    1980
    48.0
    50.8
    49.3
    147
    145
    145
     
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
    1990
    51.4
    54.4
    52.9
    154
    154
    155
     
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
    2000
    56.8
    60.4
    58.6
    137
    137
    139
     
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
    2010
    60.7
    64.3
    62.5
    140
    141
    140
     
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
    2016
    63.4
    66.9
    65.1
    143
    145
    143
     
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.4
    66.9
    143
    145
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    Age 5
    68.1
    71.2
    133
    137
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    Age 10
    68.5
    71.6
    134
    138
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    Age 15
    68.7
    71.8
    133
    139
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    Age 20
    69.2
    72.2
    132
    140
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    Age 25
    70.0
    72.8
    126
    140
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    Age 30
    70.9
    73.4
    122
    139
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    Age 35
    71.7
    74.1
    117
    138
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    Age 40
    72.7
    74.8
    116
    137
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    Age 45
    73.8
    75.6
    110
    135
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    Age 50
    74.8
    76.4
    103
    131
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    Age 55
    76.0
    77.4
    102
    133
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    Age 60
    77.3
    78.5
    104
    134
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    Age 65
    78.9
    79.8
    106
    133
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.5
    107
    129
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.8
    107
    129
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.5
    100
    124
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    Age 85
    89.6
    89.8
    93
    111
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    279.01
    13
    98.84
    126
    2. Stroke
    110.16
    42
    65.84
    98
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.66
    63
    92.42
    36
    4. Kidney Disease
    36.93
    16
    10.72
    126
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    33.99
    38
    22.71
    102
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.97
    83
    26.17
    105
    7. Lung Disease
    31.19
    53
    23.11
    86
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    26.90
    51
    34.62
    31
    9. Tuberculosis
    25.83
    52
    54.53
    25
    10. Low Birth Weight
    25.20
    7
    14.67
    45
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    24.62
    54
    76.71
    28
    12. Liver Disease
    22.34
    64
    28.54
    40
    13. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    80
    11.59
    135
    14. Birth Trauma
    13.84
    34
    15.35
    29
    15. Prostate Cancer
    12.74
    123
    29.58
    37
    16. Asthma
    11.98
    41
    8.46
    60
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    11.82
    19
    8.97
    62
    18. War
    11.50
    9
    0.00
    182
    19. Leishmaniasis
    10.93
    2
    0.00
    182
    20. Other Injuries
    10.66
    59
    13.13
    37
    21. Hypertension
    10.63
    103
    20.63
    36
    22. Malaria
    10.29
    37
    42.02
    16
    23. Maternal Conditions
    10.15
    38
    11.04
    35
    24. HIV/AIDS
    9.58
    70
    169.23
    11
    25. Suicide
    9.48
    85
    11.31
    61
    26. Syphilis
    8.43
    6
    1.72
    39
    27. Lymphomas
    8.20
    14
    5.69
    82
    28. Falls
    8.00
    61
    17.62
    20
    29. Drownings
    7.22
    31
    6.18
    46
    30. Violence
    6.59
    80
    10.55
    43
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    6.55
    57
    6.48
    58
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.02
    77
    5.57
    88
    33. Ovary Cancer
    6.00
    33
    3.63
    124
    34. Other Neoplasms
    5.97
    11
    4.67
    29
    35. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    33
    3.31
    85
    36. Fires
    5.76
    29
    6.48
    22
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.76
    32
    9.84
    18
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.74
    29
    2.41
    80
    39. Cervical Cancer
    5.62
    119
    35.01
    6
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.18
    66
    8.31
    29
    41. Liver Cancer
    5.10
    101
    3.66
    141
    42. Leukemia
    4.87
    30
    1.69
    160
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.46
    148
    4.50
    145
    44. Poisonings
    3.41
    8
    2.73
    22
    45. Meningitis
    3.40
    56
    20.28
    26
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.09
    26
    2.83
    30
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    2.73
    68
    1.40
    153
    48. Epilepsy
    2.72
    45
    2.93
    39
    49. Malnutrition
    2.54
    78
    24.82
    18
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.05
    163
    2.13
    162
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    50,850
    20.07
    5,198
    4.67
    2. Stroke
    20,401
    8.05
    3,607
    3.24
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19,029
    7.51
    10,590
    9.52
    4. Low Birth Weight
    16,960
    6.70
    4,687
    4.21
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,045
    3.97
    8,100
    7.28
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,770
    3.86
    4,206
    3.78
    7. Birth Trauma
    9,314
    3.68
    4,904
    4.41
    8. Kidney Disease
    7,308
    2.88
    752
    0.68
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    7,125
    2.81
    2,812
    2.53
    10. Tuberculosis
    5,895
    2.33
    4,760
    4.28
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,774
    2.28
    1,475
    1.33
    12. Syphilis
    5,642
    2.23
    486
    0.44
    13. Lung Disease
    5,446
    2.15
    1,205
    1.08
    14. Liver Disease
    4,838
    1.91
    2,071
    1.86
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,672
    1.84
    931
    0.84
    16. War
    4,136
    1.63
    0
    0.00
    17. Other Injuries
    3,947
    1.56
    1,874
    1.68
    18. Malaria
    3,593
    1.42
    6,732
    6.05
    19. Maternal Conditions
    3,567
    1.41
    1,582
    1.42
    20. Drownings
    3,371
    1.33
    988
    0.89
    21. Leishmaniasis
    3,239
    1.28
    0
    0.00
    22. Suicide
    3,205
    1.27
    1,015
    0.91
    23. HIV/AIDS
    3,020
    1.19
    21,198
    19.05
    24. Asthma
    2,639
    1.04
    614
    0.55
    25. Falls
    2,560
    1.01
    1,194
    1.07
    26. Violence
    2,437
    0.96
    1,682
    1.51
    27. Fires
    2,135
    0.84
    766
    0.69
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2,120
    0.84
    773
    0.69
    29. Breast Cancer
    2,046
    0.81
    423
    0.38
    30. Hypertension
    1,923
    0.76
    1,050
    0.94
    31. Lymphomas
    1,763
    0.70
    467
    0.42
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,635
    0.65
    169
    0.15
    33. Meningitis
    1,593
    0.63
    2,535
    2.28
    34. Poisonings
    1,554
    0.61
    488
    0.44
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,474
    0.58
    428
    0.38
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1,275
    0.50
    343
    0.31
    37. Oral Cancer
    1,230
    0.49
    218
    0.20
    38. Malnutrition
    1,215
    0.48
    3,795
    3.41
    39. Leukemia
    1,115
    0.44
    142
    0.13
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,089
    0.43
    554
    0.50
    41. Liver Cancer
    1,036
    0.41
    252
    0.23
    42. Epilepsy
    1,031
    0.41
    417
    0.37
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,012
    0.40
    513
    0.46
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    962
    0.38
    274
    0.25
    45. Prostate Cancer
    846
    0.33
    599
    0.54
    46. Schistosomiasis
    799
    0.32
    215
    0.19
    47. Measles
    677
    0.27
    143
    0.13
    48. Ovary Cancer
    656
    0.26
    130
    0.12
    49. Cervical Cancer
    578
    0.23
    1,298
    1.17
    50. Drug Use
    455
    0.18
    28
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sudan SUDAN   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    80
    11.59
    135
    2. Prostate Cancer
    12.74
    123
    29.58
    37
    3. Lymphomas
    8.20
    14
    5.69
    82
    4. Ovary Cancer
    6.00
    33
    3.63
    124
    5. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    33
    3.31
    85
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.76
    32
    9.84
    18
    7. Cervical Cancer
    5.62
    119
    35.01
    6
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.10
    101
    3.66
    141
    9. Leukemia
    4.87
    30
    1.69
    160
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.46
    148
    4.50
    145
    11. Lung Cancers
    2.05
    163
    2.13
    162
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.00
    94
    2.31
    85
    13. Stomach Cancer
    2.00
    178
    4.79
    111
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.29
    160
    1.91
    135
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    151
    1.41
    130
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.06
    128
    1.42
    106
    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.