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Compare Uganda and Colombia 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
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Colombia COLOMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
     
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
    2000
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
     
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
    2016
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Colombia COLOMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
     
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
    Age 5
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
     
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
    Age 10
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
     
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
    Age 15
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
     
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
    Age 20
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
     
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
    Age 25
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
     
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
    Age 30
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
     
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
    Age 35
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
     
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
    Age 40
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
     
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
     
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
     
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
     
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
     
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
     
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
     
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
     
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
     
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
     
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Colombia COLOMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    126.35
    16
     
    7.28
    79
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    97.38
    34
     
    20.91
    129
    3. Stroke
    91.84
    81
     
    38.03
    150
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    65.39
    162
     
    97.29
    120
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55.90
    30
     
    1.78
    121
    6. Prostate Cancer
    51.28
    8
     
    17.13
    84
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.69
    6
     
    18.82
    89
    8. Tuberculosis
    32.67
    48
     
    3.08
    104
    9. Hypertension
    31.88
    19
     
    11.19
    106
    10. Malaria
    29.30
    29
     
    0.06
    63
    11. Liver Disease
    28.94
    36
     
    5.85
    158
    12. Cervical Cancer
    28.10
    12
     
    10.69
    76
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    23.39
    5
     
    3.95
    118
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.38
    110
     
    19.49
    117
    15. Lung Disease
    22.19
    93
     
    36.30
    30
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.49
    4
     
    2.04
    106
    17. Meningitis
    17.14
    26
     
    0.91
    104
    18. Violence
    16.65
    21
     
    47.07
    5
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.42
    111
     
    2.42
    177
    20. Breast Cancer
    15.40
    106
     
    14.91
    116
    21. Falls
    15.05
    15
     
    3.62
    123
    22. Maternal Conditions
    14.99
    28
     
    1.16
    90
    23. Other Injuries
    14.14
    43
     
    4.76
    149
    24. Suicide
    12.26
    55
     
    6.00
    137
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    12.15
    37
     
    8.00
    99
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.97
    61
     
    5.93
    105
    27. Birth Trauma
    11.77
    46
     
    1.62
    124
    28. Malnutrition
    11.77
    37
     
    4.75
    63
    29. Asthma
    10.82
    59
     
    0.76
    156
    30. Lymphomas
    8.88
    8
     
    5.66
    75
    31. Kidney Disease
    8.74
    133
     
    12.59
    101
    32. Liver Cancer
    8.34
    48
     
    5.16
    96
    33. Anemia
    8.29
    20
     
    0.47
    86
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.53
    32
     
    1.73
    124
    35. Fires
    7.37
    16
     
    0.31
    170
    36. Drownings
    7.13
    44
     
    2.45
    112
    37. Epilepsy
    6.36
    19
     
    1.54
    105
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    112
     
    9.34
    79
    39. Ovary Cancer
    6.14
    34
     
    4.56
    84
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.93
    80
     
    3.03
    156
    41. Stomach Cancer
    5.26
    101
     
    15.25
    20
    42. Skin Disease
    5.19
    21
     
    3.30
    53
    43. Oral Cancer
    5.09
    38
     
    1.80
    136
    44. Other Neoplasms
    4.40
    33
     
    8.60
    2
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.37
    48
     
    0.52
    166
    46. Leukemia
    4.13
    80
     
    5.39
    13
    47. War
    3.83
    13
     
    0.33
    31
    48. Schistosomiasis
    3.07
    30
     
    0.00
    88
    49. Poisonings
    2.91
    20
     
    0.33
    150
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.63
    153
     
    12.42
    94
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    34,346
    13.29
     
    3,643
    1.71
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28,384
    10.98
     
    8,958
    4.20
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16,573
    6.41
     
    758
    0.36
    4. Malaria
    12,487
    4.83
     
    30
    0.01
    5. Stroke
    12,147
    4.70
     
    16,244
    7.61
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,675
    4.13
     
    9,133
    4.28
    7. Low Birth Weight
    9,831
    3.80
     
    2,502
    1.17
    8. Birth Trauma
    9,670
    3.74
     
    685
    0.32
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    8,438
    3.26
     
    3,436
    1.61
    10. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,428
    3.26
     
    41,334
    19.36
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    8,078
    3.12
     
    1,778
    0.83
    12. Meningitis
    6,838
    2.64
     
    418
    0.20
    13. Tuberculosis
    5,301
    2.05
     
    1,420
    0.67
    14. Other Injuries
    5,234
    2.02
     
    2,209
    1.03
    15. Malnutrition
    5,131
    1.98
     
    2,006
    0.94
    16. Violence
    5,103
    1.97
     
    23,530
    11.02
    17. Liver Disease
    4,807
    1.86
     
    2,654
    1.24
    18. Maternal Conditions
    4,715
    1.82
     
    584
    0.27
    19. Hypertension
    4,122
    1.59
     
    4,648
    2.18
    20. Drownings
    3,186
    1.23
     
    1,178
    0.55
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,043
    1.18
     
    8,460
    3.96
    22. Falls
    2,970
    1.15
     
    1,651
    0.77
    23. Lung Disease
    2,859
    1.11
     
    14,996
    7.02
    24. Suicide
    2,791
    1.08
     
    2,954
    1.38
    25. Prostate Cancer
    2,634
    1.02
     
    3,126
    1.46
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,401
    0.93
     
    891
    0.42
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,358
    0.91
     
    2,670
    1.25
    28. Anemia
    2,220
    0.86
     
    203
    0.10
    29. Fires
    2,208
    0.85
     
    146
    0.07
    30. Epilepsy
    2,043
    0.79
     
    734
    0.34
    31. Asthma
    1,957
    0.76
     
    345
    0.16
    32. Lymphomas
    1,760
    0.68
     
    2,574
    1.21
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,716
    0.66
     
    995
    0.47
    34. Pertussis
    1,657
    0.64
     
    31
    0.01
    35. Kidney Disease
    1,647
    0.64
     
    5,418
    2.54
    36. Syphilis
    1,479
    0.57
     
    84
    0.04
    37. Liver Cancer
    1,406
    0.54
     
    2,282
    1.07
    38. Breast Cancer
    1,347
    0.52
     
    3,752
    1.76
    39. War
    1,280
    0.50
     
    164
    0.08
    40. Poisonings
    1,202
    0.46
     
    161
    0.08
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,142
    0.44
     
    741
    0.35
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,107
    0.43
     
    1,349
    0.63
    43. Skin Disease
    924
    0.36
     
    1,401
    0.66
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    889
    0.34
     
    4,171
    1.95
    45. Leukemia
    797
    0.31
     
    2,488
    1.17
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    797
    0.31
     
    237
    0.11
    47. Oral Cancer
    763
    0.30
     
    801
    0.38
    48. Other Neoplasms
    729
    0.28
     
    3,844
    1.80
    49. Stomach Cancer
    726
    0.28
     
    6,837
    3.20
    50. Trypanosomiasis
    613
    0.24
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uganda UGANDA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    51.28
    8
     
    17.13
    84
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.10
    12
     
    10.69
    76
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.49
    4
     
    2.04
    106
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.40
    106
     
    14.91
    116
    5. Lymphomas
    8.88
    8
     
    5.66
    75
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.34
    48
     
    5.16
    96
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    112
     
    9.34
    79
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.14
    34
     
    4.56
    84
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.26
    101
     
    15.25
    20
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.09
    38
     
    1.80
    136
    11. Leukemia
    4.13
    80
     
    5.39
    13
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.63
    153
     
    12.42
    94
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    114
     
    4.32
    78
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.58
    114
     
    1.22
    139
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    87
     
    2.13
    57
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.70
    170
     
    1.35
    130
     
     
     
    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.