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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

Compare Tonga and Sao Tome 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.2
    61.9
    61.5
    49
    62
    58
     
    49.3
    52.3
    50.8
    92
    93
    91
    1970
    64.3
    65.8
    65.0
    50
    65
    60
     
    54.2
    57.2
    55.7
    96
    95
    95
    1980
    66.5
    68.9
    67.7
    45
    75
    65
     
    58.2
    61.0
    59.6
    104
    110
    107
    1990
    68.6
    71.1
    69.8
    49
    84
    68
     
    60.9
    63.7
    62.2
    116
    120
    119
    2000
    69.6
    73.7
    71.6
    62
    82
    71
     
    60.8
    64.4
    62.6
    123
    126
    127
    2010
    70.1
    75.7
    72.8
    86
    87
    89
     
    64.3
    68.1
    66.2
    124
    129
    128
    2016
    70.5
    76.4
    73.4
    89
    92
    91
     
    66.7
    70.7
    68.7
    124
    126
    126
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.5
    76.4
    89
    92
     
    66.7
    70.7
    124
    126
    Age 5
    71.6
    77.8
    97
    90
     
    69.3
    72.9
    116
    129
    Age 10
    71.8
    78.0
    97
    90
     
    69.9
    73.3
    114
    127
    Age 15
    71.9
    78.0
    98
    90
     
    70.0
    73.4
    115
    129
    Age 20
    72.0
    78.1
    98
    90
     
    70.6
    73.8
    111
    126
    Age 25
    72.2
    78.3
    100
    91
     
    71.4
    74.3
    110
    125
    Age 30
    72.4
    78.4
    103
    92
     
    72.1
    74.8
    109
    124
    Age 35
    72.7
    78.6
    107
    92
     
    72.8
    75.3
    105
    124
    Age 40
    73.0
    78.9
    110
    93
     
    73.6
    75.8
    96
    123
    Age 45
    73.4
    79.2
    116
    92
     
    74.4
    76.5
    93
    124
    Age 50
    74.1
    79.7
    120
    92
     
    75.2
    77.1
    94
    120
    Age 55
    75.0
    80.4
    126
    89
     
    76.3
    78.0
    94
    120
    Age 60
    76.3
    81.3
    130
    85
     
    77.5
    78.9
    96
    120
    Age 65
    78.2
    82.4
    129
    80
     
    79.1
    80.2
    100
    124
    Age 70
    80.4
    84.0
    122
    79
     
    81.0
    81.8
    103
    126
    Age 75
    83.2
    85.9
    114
    73
     
    83.3
    83.9
    109
    124
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.2
    95
    70
     
    86.1
    86.5
    108
    123
    Age 85
    89.7
    91.2
    92
    63
     
    89.3
    89.7
    115
    117
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.72
    70
     
    94.70
    121
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    105.83
    7
     
    15.27
    136
    3. Stroke
    75.78
    106
     
    112.64
    53
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.09
    73
     
    101.05
    28
    5. Breast Cancer
    38.76
    1
     
    14.68
    118
    6. Lung Disease
    35.14
    33
     
    60.20
    9
    7. Prostate Cancer
    32.35
    25
     
    18.01
    75
    8. Lung Cancers
    31.15
    12
     
    17.95
    68
    9. Liver Cancer
    26.28
    5
     
    1.91
    179
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.84
    49
     
    12.65
    136
    11. Other Injuries
    16.04
    28
     
    7.49
    101
    12. Stomach Cancer
    14.74
    23
     
    17.70
    9
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    13.51
    25
     
    9.89
    46
    14. Liver Disease
    12.56
    105
     
    47.60
    14
    15. Asthma
    12.27
    48
     
    16.94
    24
    16. Lymphomas
    8.95
    7
     
    4.63
    103
    17. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.72
    18
     
    3.14
    88
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.40
    90
     
    10.43
    57
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.15
    88
     
    11.56
    61
    20. Hypertension
    8.15
    131
     
    4.58
    156
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.02
    143
     
    47.90
    2
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.64
    72
     
    5.30
    100
    23. Skin Disease
    6.53
    10
     
    2.46
    71
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    5.66
    60
     
    5.19
    65
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.65
    111
     
    11.82
    65
    26. Malnutrition
    5.41
    55
     
    14.89
    28
    27. Meningitis
    5.40
    46
     
    4.51
    53
    28. Oral Cancer
    5.27
    35
     
    1.29
    162
    29. Falls
    4.57
    106
     
    13.09
    27
    30. Violence
    4.44
    103
     
    6.59
    79
    31. Suicide
    4.22
    155
     
    2.67
    176
    32. Leukemia
    4.09
    85
     
    3.32
    113
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.07
    85
     
    19.99
    56
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    110
     
    3.91
    104
    35. Drownings
    3.69
    95
     
    2.33
    116
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.57
    66
     
    5.84
    23
    37. Fires
    3.14
    67
     
    0.94
    125
    38. Kidney Disease
    2.95
    183
     
    40.64
    12
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    54
     
    0.68
    145
    40. Appendicitis
    2.11
    13
     
    0.93
    67
    41. Dengue
    2.10
    2
     
    0.00
    162
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.84
    110
     
    4.44
    45
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.82
    117
     
    9.21
    61
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.74
    121
     
    8.51
    79
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    102
     
    4.59
    17
    46. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    170
     
    22.48
    23
    47. Poisonings
    1.58
    57
     
    1.28
    69
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.55
    60
     
    1.21
    78
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.43
    83
     
    5.23
    50
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    138
     
    3.30
    44
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Tonga TONGA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94
    16.64
     
    74
    6.91
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    77
    13.63
     
    12
    1.12
    3. Stroke
    56
    9.91
     
    93
    8.68
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    41
    7.26
     
    121
    11.30
    5. Lung Disease
    26
    4.60
     
    48
    4.48
    6. Lung Cancers
    23
    4.07
     
    14
    1.31
    7. Liver Cancer
    20
    3.54
     
    2
    0.19
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17
    3.01
     
    10
    0.93
    9. Breast Cancer
    16
    2.83
     
    8
    0.75
    10. Other Injuries
    14
    2.48
     
    14
    1.31
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    12
    2.12
     
    32
    2.99
    12. Stomach Cancer
    11
    1.95
     
    14
    1.31
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10
    1.77
     
    6
    0.56
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    10
    1.77
     
    17
    1.59
    15. Liver Disease
    10
    1.77
     
    46
    4.30
    16. Asthma
    9
    1.59
     
    16
    1.49
    17. Low Birth Weight
    8
    1.42
     
    40
    3.73
    18. Lymphomas
    7
    1.24
     
    5
    0.47
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.06
     
    9
    0.84
    20. Hypertension
    6
    1.06
     
    4
    0.37
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    1.06
     
    3
    0.28
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    6
    1.06
     
    64
    5.98
    23. Meningitis
    5
    0.88
     
    8
    0.75
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5
    0.88
     
    6
    0.56
    25. Skin Disease
    5
    0.88
     
    2
    0.19
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4
    0.71
     
    39
    3.64
    27. Malnutrition
    4
    0.71
     
    28
    2.61
    28. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.71
     
    1
    0.09
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.71
     
    4
    0.37
    30. Leukemia
    4
    0.71
     
    4
    0.37
    31. Falls
    4
    0.71
     
    16
    1.49
    32. Drownings
    4
    0.71
     
    5
    0.47
    33. Suicide
    4
    0.71
     
    4
    0.37
    34. Violence
    4
    0.71
     
    12
    1.12
    35. Birth Trauma
    3
    0.53
     
    31
    2.89
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.53
     
    6
    0.56
    37. Fires
    3
    0.53
     
    2
    0.19
    38. Dengue
    2
    0.35
     
    0
    0.00
    39. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.35
     
    1
    0.09
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.35
     
    2
    0.19
    41. Appendicitis
    2
    0.35
     
    1
    0.09
    42. Kidney Disease
    2
    0.35
     
    40
    3.73
    43. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.18
     
    7
    0.65
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.18
     
    9
    0.84
    45. Anemia
    1
    0.18
     
    2
    0.19
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    4
    0.37
    47. Cervical Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    11
    1.03
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    1
    0.09
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1
    0.18
     
    4
    0.37
    50. Other Neoplasms
    1
    0.18
     
    1
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tonga TONGA   Sao Tome SAO TOME
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    38.76
    1
     
    14.68
    118
    2. Prostate Cancer
    32.35
    25
     
    18.01
    75
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.15
    12
     
    17.95
    68
    4. Liver Cancer
    26.28
    5
     
    1.91
    179
    5. Stomach Cancer
    14.74
    23
     
    17.70
    9
    6. Lymphomas
    8.95
    7
     
    4.63
    103
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.15
    88
     
    11.56
    61
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.66
    60
     
    5.19
    65
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.27
    35
     
    1.29
    162
    10. Leukemia
    4.09
    85
     
    3.32
    113
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    110
     
    3.91
    104
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    54
     
    0.68
    145
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.84
    110
     
    4.44
    45
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    102
     
    4.59
    17
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    170
     
    22.48
    23
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.23
    138
     
    3.30
    44
     
     
     
    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.