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Sweden
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 Sweden 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.

Yemen
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
Sweden Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    71.2
    74.9
    73.0
    3
    3
    3
     
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
    1970
    72.2
    77.2
    74.6
    1
    2
    1
     
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
    1980
    72.8
    78.9
    75.7
    2
    3
    3
     
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
    1990
    74.8
    80.4
    77.5
    4
    6
    2
     
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
    2000
    77.3
    81.9
    79.6
    3
    7
    4
     
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
    2010
    79.5
    83.5
    81.5
    6
    11
    9
     
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
    2016
    80.6
    84.1
    82.4
    8
    16
    13
     
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.1
    8
    16
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.3
    9
    17
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.3
    8
    17
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.4
    9
    17
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.4
    10
    17
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.5
    10
    17
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.6
    9
    17
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.7
    7
    17
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.8
    7
    17
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    Age 45
    81.9
    84.9
    8
    17
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.1
    8
    17
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.4
    9
    17
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    Age 60
    83.2
    85.8
    12
    17
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.5
    13
    19
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    13
    19
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.4
    16
    22
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.9
    23
    29
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    38
    42
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    58.27
    162
    345.80
    3
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.23
    70
    46.37
    7
    3. Stroke
    21.65
    171
    150.17
    5
    4. Prostate Cancer
    21.64
    56
    3.15
    173
    5. Lung Cancers
    17.76
    70
    4.19
    140
    6. Lung Disease
    15.29
    143
    42.38
    20
    7. Breast Cancer
    14.83
    108
    18.26
    68
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.65
    42
    4.01
    154
    9. Suicide
    11.65
    52
    9.79
    78
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.17
    162
    57.27
    61
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.28
    159
    38.03
    61
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.15
    21
    2.32
    121
    13. Lymphomas
    5.81
    78
    7.15
    36
    14. Ovary Cancer
    5.69
    43
    3.86
    117
    15. Other Injuries
    4.82
    142
    9.59
    65
    16. Liver Disease
    4.65
    171
    19.16
    79
    17. Hypertension
    4.64
    155
    12.49
    89
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.10
    48
    5.94
    14
    19. Falls
    3.94
    112
    8.51
    55
    20. Leukemia
    3.79
    94
    5.80
    10
    21. Drug Use
    3.62
    19
    1.25
    77
    22. Liver Cancer
    3.60
    145
    3.18
    158
    23. Kidney Disease
    3.55
    177
    40.47
    12
    24. Skin Cancers
    3.24
    18
    0.75
    149
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.13
    131
    5.64
    78
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.13
    165
    9.60
    46
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.03
    154
    4.21
    122
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    3.01
    46
    3.18
    42
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    61
    0.30
    183
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.94
    154
    6.42
    68
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.79
    81
    4.76
    40
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.48
    133
    33. Alcohol
    2.41
    57
    0.56
    144
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.31
    183
    29.03
    45
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    157
    2.22
    152
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    147
    3.54
    81
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.17
    145
    6.41
    51
    38. Violence
    1.06
    158
    6.30
    86
    39. Drownings
    0.97
    153
    5.99
    50
    40. Low Birth Weight
    0.91
    177
    19.50
    23
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.88
    145
    17.16
    60
    42. Epilepsy
    0.87
    151
    2.55
    53
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.81
    15
    0.17
    81
    44. Skin Disease
    0.64
    135
    2.00
    90
    45. Asthma
    0.62
    163
    14.23
    29
    46. Encephalitis
    0.59
    116
    0.79
    91
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.59
    156
    13.19
    43
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.48
    38
    0.21
    120
    49. Anemia
    0.41
    37
    0.05
    110
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.39
    170
    6.54
    24
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    16,582
    21.91
    35,367
    22.34
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,496
    12.55
    3,311
    2.09
    3. Stroke
    6,340
    8.38
    15,465
    9.77
    4. Lung Disease
    4,178
    5.52
    4,177
    2.64
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,801
    5.02
    443
    0.28
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,122
    4.12
    532
    0.34
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,701
    3.57
    12,257
    7.74
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,570
    3.40
    115
    0.07
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,124
    2.81
    3,854
    2.43
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1,798
    2.38
    269
    0.17
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,608
    2.12
    1,262
    0.80
    12. Hypertension
    1,531
    2.02
    1,257
    0.79
    13. Suicide
    1,455
    1.92
    2,335
    1.47
    14. Lymphomas
    1,387
    1.83
    1,125
    0.71
    15. Other Injuries
    1,302
    1.72
    2,270
    1.43
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,130
    1.49
    4,522
    2.86
    17. Falls
    1,060
    1.40
    1,640
    1.04
    18. Other Neoplasms
    1,030
    1.36
    745
    0.47
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    857
    1.13
    243
    0.15
    20. Leukemia
    853
    1.13
    1,253
    0.79
    21. Liver Disease
    808
    1.07
    2,375
    1.50
    22. Liver Cancer
    759
    1.00
    387
    0.24
    23. Bladder Cancer
    708
    0.94
    146
    0.09
    24. Skin Cancers
    663
    0.88
    78
    0.05
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    657
    0.87
    1,177
    0.74
    26. Stomach Cancer
    645
    0.85
    470
    0.30
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    601
    0.79
    932
    0.59
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    583
    0.77
    502
    0.32
    29. Ovary Cancer
    576
    0.76
    248
    0.16
    30. Oral Cancer
    391
    0.52
    452
    0.29
    31. Drug Use
    367
    0.48
    258
    0.16
    32. Alcohol
    357
    0.47
    89
    0.06
    33. Uterin Cancer
    345
    0.46
    19
    0.01
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    315
    0.42
    4,056
    2.56
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    278
    0.37
    4,683
    2.96
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    278
    0.37
    6,992
    4.42
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    274
    0.36
    698
    0.44
    38. Cervical Cancer
    220
    0.29
    131
    0.08
    39. Skin Disease
    193
    0.26
    182
    0.11
    40. Asthma
    163
    0.22
    1,776
    1.12
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    152
    0.20
    28
    0.02
    42. Anemia
    148
    0.20
    12
    0.01
    43. Encephalitis
    147
    0.19
    214
    0.14
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    132
    0.17
    29
    0.02
    45. Drownings
    130
    0.17
    1,887
    1.19
    46. Epilepsy
    122
    0.16
    651
    0.41
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    119
    0.16
    1,079
    0.68
    48. Malnutrition
    101
    0.13
    374
    0.24
    49. Violence
    101
    0.13
    1,671
    1.06
    50. Low Birth Weight
    60
    0.08
    9,005
    5.69
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Yemen YEMEN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    21.64
    56
    3.15
    173
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.76
    70
    4.19
    140
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.83
    108
    18.26
    68
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.65
    42
    4.01
    154
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.15
    21
    2.32
    121
    6. Lymphomas
    5.81
    78
    7.15
    36
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.69
    43
    3.86
    117
    8. Leukemia
    3.79
    94
    5.80
    10
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.60
    145
    3.18
    158
    10. Skin Cancers
    3.24
    18
    0.75
    149
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.03
    154
    4.21
    122
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    61
    0.30
    183
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.79
    81
    4.76
    40
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.48
    133
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    157
    2.22
    152
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    147
    3.54
    81
    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.