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Timor-Leste
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Timor-Leste and South Africa 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.

South Africa
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
Timor-Leste Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    33.4
    34.6
    34.0
    167
    169
    168
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    38.3
    39.7
    39.0
    166
    165
    166
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    35.5
    37.4
    36.4
    176
    176
    176
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    46.1
    47.7
    46.9
    167
    174
    171
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    57.3
    60.1
    58.7
    136
    139
    137
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    65.5
    68.4
    66.9
    114
    127
    124
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    66.8
    70.4
    68.6
    123
    127
    127
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.8
    70.4
    123
    127
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    70.5
    73.8
    104
    122
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    71.0
    74.2
    101
    122
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    71.1
    74.3
    102
    122
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    71.4
    74.6
    102
    122
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    71.8
    74.9
    105
    123
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    72.2
    75.1
    107
    123
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    72.5
    75.3
    109
    123
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.6
    112
    127
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    73.4
    75.9
    117
    129
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    74.1
    76.4
    121
    135
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    129
    143
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    76.2
    78.0
    132
    145
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.3
    139
    144
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.0
    147
    151
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    82.4
    83.2
    152
    150
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    85.4
    86.0
    149
    147
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    150
    145
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    142.15
    4
    59.33
    24
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    122.96
    86
    114.02
    95
    3. Stroke
    102.11
    66
    93.76
    78
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    71.87
    55
    86.33
    46
    5. Lung Disease
    30.82
    45
    44.30
    16
    6. Lung Cancers
    24.16
    40
    20.75
    57
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.64
    75
    13.28
    133
    8. Asthma
    19.55
    14
    13.61
    38
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.34
    84
    22.46
    68
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.49
    121
    86.02
    13
    11. Kidney Disease
    18.43
    72
    25.47
    38
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.87
    58
    29.47
    47
    13. Breast Cancer
    17.19
    87
    20.75
    51
    14. Birth Trauma
    16.50
    29
    4.92
    79
    15. Liver Disease
    14.90
    91
    12.56
    106
    16. Prostate Cancer
    14.01
    112
    35.07
    21
    17. Hypertension
    13.23
    96
    30.73
    23
    18. Low Birth Weight
    12.56
    58
    8.45
    82
    19. Drownings
    10.75
    20
    3.49
    97
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    10.33
    60
    7.65
    106
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.66
    77
    10.45
    72
    22. Oral Cancer
    9.42
    6
    3.92
    69
    23. Suicide
    9.33
    102
    12.13
    60
    24. Other Injuries
    8.17
    93
    6.58
    114
    25. Maternal Conditions
    7.70
    44
    2.61
    70
    26. Cervical Cancer
    7.65
    95
    20.99
    32
    27. Lymphomas
    6.61
    50
    8.06
    15
    28. Falls
    6.44
    73
    3.09
    137
    29. Liver Cancer
    6.12
    75
    5.60
    87
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.12
    60
    4.24
    72
    31. Violence
    4.48
    101
    25.69
    14
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.39
    124
    14.65
    12
    33. Leukemia
    4.21
    72
    3.76
    101
    34. Meningitis
    4.20
    56
    4.79
    49
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.09
    54
    3.70
    62
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    4.07
    116
    11.62
    36
    37. Ovary Cancer
    4.01
    99
    5.65
    48
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    3.54
    92
    6.04
    51
    39. Uterin Cancer
    3.34
    43
    2.31
    82
    40. Fires
    3.20
    65
    4.91
    45
    41. Pertussis
    2.77
    9
    0.33
    75
    42. Stomach Cancer
    2.13
    173
    4.69
    113
    43. Malnutrition
    2.10
    88
    5.38
    56
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    100
    2.27
    77
    45. Alcohol
    1.75
    83
    1.39
    105
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.69
    114
    10.53
    15
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    85
    4.48
    4
    48. Encephalitis
    1.53
    34
    0.44
    117
    49. Leprosy
    1.37
    4
    0.10
    66
    50. Measles
    1.29
    33
    0.58
    43
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Tuberculosis
    1,103
    14.68
    25,264
    5.04
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    886
    11.79
    35,331
    7.04
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    822
    10.94
    40,729
    8.12
    4. Stroke
    688
    9.16
    32,958
    6.57
    5. Birth Trauma
    380
    5.06
    2,980
    0.59
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    308
    4.10
    12,761
    2.54
    7. Low Birth Weight
    289
    3.85
    5,119
    1.02
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    218
    2.90
    4,379
    0.87
    9. Lung Disease
    217
    2.89
    15,479
    3.09
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    208
    2.77
    11,632
    2.32
    11. Lung Cancers
    166
    2.21
    7,881
    1.57
    12. Drownings
    148
    1.97
    1,775
    0.35
    13. Asthma
    144
    1.92
    5,188
    1.03
    14. Kidney Disease
    131
    1.74
    9,527
    1.90
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    127
    1.69
    31,831
    6.35
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    124
    1.65
    4,435
    0.88
    17. Other Injuries
    110
    1.46
    3,235
    0.65
    18. Liver Disease
    107
    1.42
    5,084
    1.01
    19. Hypertension
    89
    1.18
    10,994
    2.19
    20. Suicide
    84
    1.12
    5,854
    1.17
    21. Maternal Conditions
    73
    0.97
    1,483
    0.30
    22. Oral Cancer
    67
    0.89
    1,569
    0.31
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    67
    0.89
    3,930
    0.78
    24. Meningitis
    66
    0.88
    2,309
    0.46
    25. Pertussis
    63
    0.84
    199
    0.04
    26. Breast Cancer
    59
    0.79
    4,936
    0.98
    27. Falls
    55
    0.73
    1,171
    0.23
    28. Violence
    53
    0.71
    14,288
    2.85
    29. Lymphomas
    48
    0.64
    3,508
    0.70
    30. Liver Cancer
    43
    0.57
    2,217
    0.44
    31. Prostate Cancer
    41
    0.55
    4,151
    0.83
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    40
    0.53
    5,210
    1.04
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    40
    0.53
    5,755
    1.15
    34. Fires
    38
    0.51
    2,256
    0.45
    35. Leukemia
    37
    0.49
    1,555
    0.31
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    35
    0.47
    1,544
    0.31
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    0.44
    1,438
    0.29
    38. Cervical Cancer
    26
    0.35
    5,054
    1.01
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    24
    0.32
    2,256
    0.45
    40. Measles
    21
    0.28
    353
    0.07
    41. Malnutrition
    20
    0.27
    2,889
    0.58
    42. Encephalitis
    18
    0.24
    214
    0.04
    43. Syphilis
    17
    0.23
    952
    0.19
    44. Stomach Cancer
    15
    0.20
    1,794
    0.36
    45. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.19
    1,332
    0.27
    46. Epilepsy
    14
    0.19
    3,982
    0.79
    47. Alcohol
    13
    0.17
    593
    0.12
    48. Tetanus
    12
    0.16
    22
    0.00
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.16
    3,992
    0.80
    50. Uterin Cancer
    12
    0.16
    531
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.16
    40
    20.75
    57
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.19
    87
    20.75
    51
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.01
    112
    35.07
    21
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.66
    77
    10.45
    72
    5. Oral Cancer
    9.42
    6
    3.92
    69
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.65
    95
    20.99
    32
    7. Lymphomas
    6.61
    50
    8.06
    15
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.12
    75
    5.60
    87
    9. Leukemia
    4.21
    72
    3.76
    101
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.01
    99
    5.65
    48
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.54
    92
    6.04
    51
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.34
    43
    2.31
    82
    13. Stomach Cancer
    2.13
    173
    4.69
    113
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    100
    2.27
    77
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.69
    114
    10.53
    15
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    85
    4.48
    4
    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.