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Uganda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Uganda and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Uganda UGANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    126.35
    16
    28.87
    42
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    97.38
    34
    138.44
    18
    3. Stroke
    91.84
    81
    112.30
    55
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    65.39
    162
    126.70
    76
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55.90
    30
    53.80
    31
    6. Prostate Cancer
    51.28
    8
    17.47
    79
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    45.69
    6
    29.67
    39
    8. Tuberculosis
    32.67
    48
    36.96
    45
    9. Hypertension
    31.88
    19
    10.60
    109
    10. Malaria
    29.30
    29
    38.80
    22
    11. Liver Disease
    28.94
    36
    35.07
    25
    12. Cervical Cancer
    28.10
    12
    18.59
    39
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    23.39
    5
    8.29
    58
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.38
    110
    50.44
    38
    15. Lung Disease
    22.19
    93
    19.71
    111
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.49
    4
    0.66
    172
    17. Meningitis
    17.14
    26
    15.57
    32
    18. Violence
    16.65
    21
    10.97
    41
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.42
    111
    18.12
    87
    20. Breast Cancer
    15.40
    106
    13.70
    124
    21. Falls
    15.05
    15
    13.14
    26
    22. Maternal Conditions
    14.99
    28
    20.91
    19
    23. Other Injuries
    14.14
    43
    15.25
    36
    24. Suicide
    12.26
    55
    9.53
    96
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    12.15
    37
    13.04
    30
    26. Low Birth Weight
    11.97
    61
    31.60
    3
    27. Birth Trauma
    11.77
    46
    15.91
    31
    28. Malnutrition
    11.77
    37
    13.19
    31
    29. Asthma
    10.82
    59
    12.08
    49
    30. Lymphomas
    8.88
    8
    2.72
    142
    31. Kidney Disease
    8.74
    133
    20.00
    61
    32. Liver Cancer
    8.34
    48
    12.74
    25
    33. Anemia
    8.29
    20
    1.76
    52
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.53
    32
    4.97
    65
    35. Fires
    7.37
    16
    5.04
    44
    36. Drownings
    7.13
    44
    6.29
    54
    37. Epilepsy
    6.36
    19
    3.52
    48
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    112
    3.08
    167
    39. Ovary Cancer
    6.14
    34
    3.21
    141
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.93
    80
    4.86
    110
    41. Stomach Cancer
    5.26
    101
    3.60
    138
    42. Skin Disease
    5.19
    21
    3.09
    59
    43. Oral Cancer
    5.09
    38
    1.38
    159
    44. Other Neoplasms
    4.40
    33
    2.72
    90
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.37
    48
    3.42
    68
    46. Leukemia
    4.13
    80
    1.00
    172
    47. War
    3.83
    13
    0.00
    124
    48. Schistosomiasis
    3.07
    30
    4.17
    18
    49. Poisonings
    2.91
    20
    2.33
    41
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.63
    153
    1.41
    173
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Uganda UGANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    34,346
    13.29
    986
    3.50
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28,384
    10.98
    3,769
    13.37
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16,573
    6.41
    1,961
    6.96
    4. Malaria
    12,487
    4.83
    1,197
    4.25
    5. Stroke
    12,147
    4.70
    1,966
    6.97
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,675
    4.13
    983
    3.49
    7. Low Birth Weight
    9,831
    3.80
    2,144
    7.60
    8. Birth Trauma
    9,670
    3.74
    1,079
    3.83
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    8,438
    3.26
    753
    2.67
    10. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,428
    3.26
    2,148
    7.62
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    8,078
    3.12
    287
    1.02
    12. Meningitis
    6,838
    2.64
    547
    1.94
    13. Tuberculosis
    5,301
    2.05
    833
    2.95
    14. Other Injuries
    5,234
    2.02
    547
    1.94
    15. Malnutrition
    5,131
    1.98
    600
    2.13
    16. Violence
    5,103
    1.97
    416
    1.48
    17. Liver Disease
    4,807
    1.86
    771
    2.73
    18. Maternal Conditions
    4,715
    1.82
    791
    2.81
    19. Hypertension
    4,122
    1.59
    188
    0.67
    20. Drownings
    3,186
    1.23
    260
    0.92
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,043
    1.18
    888
    3.15
    22. Falls
    2,970
    1.15
    281
    1.00
    23. Lung Disease
    2,859
    1.11
    338
    1.20
    24. Suicide
    2,791
    1.08
    240
    0.85
    25. Prostate Cancer
    2,634
    1.02
    110
    0.39
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,401
    0.93
    16
    0.06
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,358
    0.91
    213
    0.76
    28. Anemia
    2,220
    0.86
    47
    0.17
    29. Fires
    2,208
    0.85
    156
    0.55
    30. Epilepsy
    2,043
    0.79
    112
    0.40
    31. Asthma
    1,957
    0.76
    239
    0.85
    32. Lymphomas
    1,760
    0.68
    69
    0.24
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,716
    0.66
    268
    0.95
    34. Pertussis
    1,657
    0.64
    143
    0.51
    35. Kidney Disease
    1,647
    0.64
    428
    1.52
    36. Syphilis
    1,479
    0.57
    536
    1.90
    37. Liver Cancer
    1,406
    0.54
    309
    1.10
    38. Breast Cancer
    1,347
    0.52
    175
    0.62
    39. War
    1,280
    0.50
    0
    0.00
    40. Poisonings
    1,202
    0.46
    100
    0.35
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,142
    0.44
    100
    0.35
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,107
    0.43
    113
    0.40
    43. Skin Disease
    924
    0.36
    67
    0.24
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    889
    0.34
    73
    0.26
    45. Leukemia
    797
    0.31
    27
    0.10
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    797
    0.31
    70
    0.25
    47. Oral Cancer
    763
    0.30
    30
    0.11
    48. Other Neoplasms
    729
    0.28
    66
    0.23
    49. Stomach Cancer
    726
    0.28
    78
    0.28
    50. Trypanosomiasis
    613
    0.24
    0
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    51.28
    8
    17.47
    79
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.10
    12
    18.59
    39
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    18.49
    4
    0.66
    172
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.40
    106
    13.70
    124
    5. Lymphomas
    8.88
    8
    2.72
    142
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.34
    48
    12.74
    25
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    112
    3.08
    167
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.14
    34
    3.21
    141
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.26
    101
    3.60
    138
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.09
    38
    1.38
    159
    11. Leukemia
    4.13
    80
    1.00
    172
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.63
    153
    1.41
    173
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    114
    1.30
    148
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.58
    114
    1.09
    149
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    87
    0.84
    134
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.70
    170
    1.58
    114
    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.