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Uganda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Uganda and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Uganda Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    100.58
    28
    104.36
    26
    2. HIV/AIDS
    96.95
    17
    579.82
    1
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.59
    134
    126.19
    90
    4. Stroke
    80.16
    79
    139.38
    12
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    69.87
    29
    89.15
    19
    6. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    14.70
    107
    7. Tuberculosis
    52.74
    27
    75.51
    16
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    40.17
    15
    29.36
    43
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.93
    71
    101.57
    7
    10. Lung Disease
    28.67
    62
    66.40
    4
    11. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    23.74
    19
    12. Liver Disease
    27.50
    44
    12.37
    106
    13. Malaria
    27.45
    29
    0.00
    130
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.65
    80
    21.55
    110
    15. Hypertension
    21.99
    33
    46.81
    4
    16. Meningitis
    20.96
    23
    8.23
    41
    17. Suicide
    19.98
    11
    28.86
    2
    18. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    14.60
    6
    19. Falls
    16.88
    24
    3.58
    125
    20. Maternal Conditions
    15.97
    22
    17.46
    18
    21. Malnutrition
    15.49
    32
    9.16
    46
    22. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    4.91
    181
    23. Other Injuries
    14.55
    26
    10.06
    63
    24. Birth Trauma
    13.81
    35
    21.66
    10
    25. Violence
    13.45
    29
    34.92
    7
    26. Low Birth Weight
    13.22
    51
    28.77
    4
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.43
    111
    23.21
    57
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.83
    15
    7.63
    37
    29. Asthma
    10.49
    50
    22.19
    9
    30. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    1.99
    177
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    9.03
    60
    11.37
    24
    32. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    6.09
    79
    33. Drownings
    7.84
    21
    4.74
    73
    34. Fires
    7.65
    9
    7.31
    12
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    7.05
    51
    11.31
    23
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    2.05
    179
    37. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    1.71
    176
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.44
    67
    11.28
    20
    39. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    1.37
    181
    40. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    2.75
    103
    41. Skin Disease
    5.18
    28
    3.19
    67
    42. Other Neoplasms
    4.56
    33
    3.09
    78
    43. Syphilis
    4.42
    19
    1.68
    41
    44. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    0.84
    180
    45. Epilepsy
    4.01
    20
    9.67
    2
    46. Hepatitis B
    3.60
    23
    0.62
    78
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.15
    25
    0.00
    127
    48. Poisonings
    3.02
    16
    2.90
    19
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    2.97
    148
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.91
    69
    7.59
    18
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    28,319
    10.91
    9,910
    35.36
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28,255
    10.89
    1,874
    6.69
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,866
    7.27
    1,516
    5.41
    4. Malaria
    12,218
    4.71
    0
    0.00
    5. Birth Trauma
    12,045
    4.64
    702
    2.50
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    11,730
    4.52
    587
    2.09
    7. Low Birth Weight
    11,533
    4.44
    932
    3.33
    8. Tuberculosis
    10,514
    4.05
    1,143
    4.08
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,442
    4.02
    1,447
    5.16
    10. Stroke
    9,922
    3.82
    1,623
    5.79
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7,607
    2.93
    355
    1.27
    12. Meningitis
    7,163
    2.76
    186
    0.66
    13. Malnutrition
    5,655
    2.18
    244
    0.87
    14. Maternal Conditions
    5,388
    2.08
    389
    1.39
    15. Violence
    5,217
    2.01
    771
    2.75
    16. Other Injuries
    5,117
    1.97
    205
    0.73
    17. Liver Disease
    4,748
    1.83
    160
    0.57
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,564
    1.76
    1,212
    4.32
    19. Suicide
    4,105
    1.58
    467
    1.67
    20. Syphilis
    3,514
    1.35
    49
    0.17
    21. Lung Disease
    3,337
    1.29
    766
    2.73
    22. Drownings
    3,160
    1.22
    104
    0.37
    23. Falls
    2,758
    1.06
    44
    0.16
    24. Prostate Cancer
    2,682
    1.03
    61
    0.22
    25. Hypertension
    2,514
    0.97
    536
    1.91
    26. Cervical Cancer
    2,398
    0.92
    173
    0.62
    27. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,376
    0.92
    223
    0.80
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,347
    0.90
    175
    0.62
    29. Fires
    2,228
    0.86
    134
    0.48
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2,181
    0.84
    198
    0.71
    31. Kidney Disease
    2,044
    0.79
    287
    1.02
    32. Asthma
    1,853
    0.71
    287
    1.02
    33. Lymphomas
    1,844
    0.71
    31
    0.11
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,571
    0.61
    91
    0.32
    35. Liver Cancer
    1,416
    0.55
    78
    0.28
    36. Epilepsy
    1,386
    0.53
    164
    0.59
    37. Breast Cancer
    1,373
    0.53
    39
    0.14
    38. Poisonings
    1,319
    0.51
    69
    0.25
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,200
    0.46
    148
    0.53
    40. Skin Disease
    1,050
    0.40
    41
    0.15
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    915
    0.35
    27
    0.10
    42. Hepatitis B
    818
    0.32
    9
    0.03
    43. Leukemia
    817
    0.31
    16
    0.06
    44. Oral Cancer
    781
    0.30
    33
    0.12
    45. Other Neoplasms
    733
    0.28
    43
    0.15
    46. Stomach Cancer
    730
    0.28
    18
    0.06
    47. Tetanus
    629
    0.24
    43
    0.15
    48. Schistosomiasis
    596
    0.23
    0
    0.00
    49. Appendicitis
    540
    0.21
    19
    0.07
    50. Ovary Cancer
    496
    0.19
    13
    0.05
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    14.70
    107
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    23.74
    19
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    14.60
    6
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    4.91
    181
    5. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    1.99
    177
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    6.09
    79
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    2.05
    179
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    1.71
    176
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    1.37
    181
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    2.75
    103
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    0.84
    180
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    2.97
    148
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.61
    116
    0.76
    177
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    79
    4.33
    5
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.62
    119
    1.04
    159
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.86
    171
    1.11
    153
    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.