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Tanzania
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 Tanzania and Ethiopia 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.

Ethiopia
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
Tanzania Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    42.1
    45.5
    43.7
    129
    126
    127
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    45.2
    48.6
    46.9
    136
    135
    136
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    48.7
    52.0
    50.3
    143
    141
    142
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    49.1
    52.8
    50.9
    160
    157
    160
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    48.4
    50.0
    49.2
    166
    170
    167
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    56.4
    58.6
    57.5
    161
    162
    161
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    62.0
    65.8
    63.9
    151
    149
    148
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.0
    65.8
    151
    149
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    65.9
    69.5
    155
    153
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    66.5
    70.0
    153
    152
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    66.7
    70.3
    156
    152
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    67.4
    70.9
    156
    152
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    68.3
    71.6
    152
    151
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    69.2
    72.4
    150
    147
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    70.2
    73.2
    144
    147
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    71.4
    74.1
    137
    147
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    72.7
    75.0
    127
    146
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    74.0
    76.0
    124
    145
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    75.4
    77.0
    119
    144
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    76.9
    78.1
    115
    140
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.5
    114
    140
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    80.6
    81.3
    114
    140
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.6
    119
    137
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.3
    119
    132
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.6
    123
    132
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    113.92
    108
    112.44
    112
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    93.98
    34
    86.94
    37
    3. Tuberculosis
    88.40
    14
    43.14
    36
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    85.37
    22
    86.53
    21
    5. HIV/AIDS
    79.80
    23
    27.70
    42
    6. Stroke
    59.36
    111
    74.87
    87
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.17
    6
    36.78
    24
    8. Prostate Cancer
    36.89
    20
    6.90
    154
    9. Malaria
    35.91
    24
    4.94
    40
    10. Cervical Cancer
    35.60
    5
    18.71
    33
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.28
    91
    29.09
    93
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.52
    81
    24.48
    92
    13. Liver Disease
    23.02
    61
    30.87
    33
    14. Lung Disease
    21.54
    105
    24.56
    79
    15. Maternal Conditions
    21.13
    17
    14.37
    26
    16. Malnutrition
    20.93
    25
    19.97
    26
    17. Hypertension
    19.98
    43
    18.77
    47
    18. Meningitis
    15.37
    30
    21.20
    22
    19. Falls
    15.25
    32
    16.93
    23
    20. Birth Trauma
    14.72
    32
    16.25
    26
    21. Other Injuries
    12.36
    46
    12.57
    43
    22. Low Birth Weight
    12.33
    56
    16.04
    37
    23. Breast Cancer
    11.48
    138
    25.61
    15
    24. Kidney Disease
    10.26
    131
    12.70
    109
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.91
    17
    3.37
    64
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    48
    8.52
    69
    27. Suicide
    9.58
    82
    11.38
    60
    28. Violence
    8.38
    66
    8.75
    62
    29. Asthma
    7.90
    64
    8.35
    61
    30. Oral Cancer
    6.87
    21
    2.49
    115
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.52
    50
    8.98
    24
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.45
    61
    5.53
    80
    33. Fires
    6.39
    23
    5.49
    32
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.23
    72
    5.42
    91
    35. Drownings
    5.81
    52
    6.39
    41
    36. Skin Disease
    5.35
    20
    4.11
    49
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.23
    152
    6.68
    108
    38. Hepatitis B
    3.74
    18
    3.66
    20
    39. Syphilis
    3.26
    25
    3.92
    22
    40. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    151
    3.04
    153
    41. Other Neoplasms
    2.93
    83
    4.53
    36
    42. Epilepsy
    2.81
    43
    3.72
    26
    43. Schistosomiasis
    2.61
    33
    2.89
    28
    44. Poisonings
    2.50
    33
    2.72
    23
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2.45
    77
    2.05
    93
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.29
    83
    2.72
    77
    47. Alcohol
    2.28
    65
    2.35
    62
    48. Liver Cancer
    2.19
    176
    2.08
    177
    49. Lymphomas
    2.06
    173
    5.39
    96
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    1.85
    116
    1.51
    147
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    37,053
    10.19
    66,544
    10.89
    2. HIV/AIDS
    33,028
    9.08
    20,314
    3.32
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    30,859
    8.49
    59,523
    9.74
    4. Tuberculosis
    27,559
    7.58
    25,476
    4.17
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,728
    6.53
    47,712
    7.81
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    19,058
    5.24
    29,386
    4.81
    7. Malaria
    18,834
    5.18
    4,782
    0.78
    8. Birth Trauma
    16,100
    4.43
    27,942
    4.57
    9. Low Birth Weight
    13,487
    3.71
    27,587
    4.51
    10. Stroke
    13,114
    3.61
    32,859
    5.38
    11. Malnutrition
    10,635
    2.92
    17,060
    2.79
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    10,253
    2.82
    14,443
    2.36
    13. Maternal Conditions
    9,984
    2.75
    13,103
    2.14
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,444
    1.77
    13,028
    2.13
    15. Other Injuries
    6,426
    1.77
    11,368
    1.86
    16. Meningitis
    6,365
    1.75
    18,381
    3.01
    17. Liver Disease
    6,137
    1.69
    16,580
    2.71
    18. Cervical Cancer
    4,712
    1.30
    5,013
    0.82
    19. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,538
    1.25
    8,316
    1.36
    20. Lung Disease
    4,495
    1.24
    10,347
    1.69
    21. Violence
    4,292
    1.18
    7,977
    1.31
    22. Hypertension
    4,096
    1.13
    7,754
    1.27
    23. Falls
    4,058
    1.12
    8,510
    1.39
    24. Syphilis
    3,319
    0.91
    6,286
    1.03
    25. Prostate Cancer
    3,247
    0.89
    1,384
    0.23
    26. Drownings
    3,136
    0.86
    6,538
    1.07
    27. Suicide
    3,001
    0.83
    7,323
    1.20
    28. Fires
    2,808
    0.77
    4,404
    0.72
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    2,678
    0.74
    4,145
    0.68
    30. Kidney Disease
    2,636
    0.72
    6,426
    1.05
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,264
    0.62
    1,651
    0.27
    32. Asthma
    2,177
    0.60
    4,485
    0.73
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,722
    0.47
    2,958
    0.48
    34. Oral Cancer
    1,710
    0.47
    1,373
    0.22
    35. Skin Disease
    1,672
    0.46
    2,459
    0.40
    36. Breast Cancer
    1,594
    0.44
    7,654
    1.25
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,507
    0.41
    4,199
    0.69
    38. Poisonings
    1,496
    0.41
    2,936
    0.48
    39. Epilepsy
    1,290
    0.35
    3,342
    0.55
    40. Hepatitis B
    1,177
    0.32
    2,325
    0.38
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,114
    0.31
    3,475
    0.57
    42. Stomach Cancer
    796
    0.22
    1,511
    0.25
    43. Other Neoplasms
    789
    0.22
    2,537
    0.42
    44. Schistosomiasis
    759
    0.21
    1,679
    0.27
    45. Lymphomas
    692
    0.19
    3,099
    0.51
    46. Tetanus
    672
    0.18
    2,819
    0.46
    47. Liver Cancer
    648
    0.18
    1,102
    0.18
    48. Alcohol
    628
    0.17
    1,309
    0.21
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    598
    0.16
    1,450
    0.24
    50. Bladder Cancer
    587
    0.16
    937
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tanzania TANZANIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    36.89
    20
    6.90
    154
    2. Cervical Cancer
    35.60
    5
    18.71
    33
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.48
    138
    25.61
    15
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.91
    17
    3.37
    64
    5. Oral Cancer
    6.87
    21
    2.49
    115
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.23
    152
    6.68
    108
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    151
    3.04
    153
    8. Bladder Cancer
    2.45
    77
    2.05
    93
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.19
    176
    2.08
    177
    10. Lymphomas
    2.06
    173
    5.39
    96
    11. Ovary Cancer
    1.75
    175
    8.86
    3
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    99
    0.50
    170
    13. Leukemia
    1.17
    172
    5.64
    12
    14. Lung Cancers
    0.91
    182
    3.34
    146
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.72
    176
    0.98
    165
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.49
    183
    1.16
    165
    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.