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Uganda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Uganda and Nicaragua 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.

Nicaragua
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
Uganda Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    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
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    100.58
    28
    18.86
    120
    2. HIV/AIDS
    96.95
    17
    5.56
    86
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.59
    134
    96.72
    128
    4. Stroke
    80.16
    79
    33.43
    147
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    69.87
    29
    4.68
    82
    6. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    19.53
    67
    7. Tuberculosis
    52.74
    27
    3.15
    103
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    40.17
    15
    15.42
    102
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.93
    71
    36.90
    65
    10. Lung Disease
    28.67
    62
    18.84
    121
    11. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    17.51
    38
    12. Liver Disease
    27.50
    44
    32.19
    29
    13. Malaria
    27.45
    29
    0.17
    58
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.65
    80
    29.28
    63
    15. Hypertension
    21.99
    33
    12.86
    87
    16. Meningitis
    20.96
    23
    1.54
    78
    17. Suicide
    19.98
    11
    11.87
    49
    18. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    0.86
    168
    19. Falls
    16.88
    24
    5.53
    84
    20. Maternal Conditions
    15.97
    22
    2.74
    65
    21. Malnutrition
    15.49
    32
    3.32
    73
    22. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    10.21
    152
    23. Other Injuries
    14.55
    26
    7.11
    102
    24. Birth Trauma
    13.81
    35
    2.32
    105
    25. Violence
    13.45
    29
    13.58
    27
    26. Low Birth Weight
    13.22
    51
    5.54
    106
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.43
    111
    60.87
    2
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.83
    15
    2.58
    103
    29. Asthma
    10.49
    50
    2.50
    109
    30. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    2.86
    151
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    9.03
    60
    9.19
    54
    32. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    10.89
    33
    33. Drownings
    7.84
    21
    5.01
    66
    34. Fires
    7.65
    9
    0.75
    134
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    7.05
    51
    3.25
    126
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    6.04
    118
    37. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    2.09
    169
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.44
    67
    2.81
    157
    39. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    10.57
    39
    40. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    1.11
    182
    41. Skin Disease
    5.18
    28
    1.05
    119
    42. Other Neoplasms
    4.56
    33
    1.40
    143
    43. Syphilis
    4.42
    19
    0.08
    108
    44. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    3.96
    84
    45. Epilepsy
    4.01
    20
    2.04
    72
    46. Hepatitis B
    3.60
    23
    0.33
    107
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.15
    25
    0.00
    142
    48. Poisonings
    3.02
    16
    0.57
    91
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    7.02
    121
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.91
    69
    0.94
    141
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    28,319
    10.91
    316
    1.18
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28,255
    10.89
    1,057
    3.93
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,866
    7.27
    266
    0.99
    4. Malaria
    12,218
    4.71
    10
    0.04
    5. Birth Trauma
    12,045
    4.64
    157
    0.58
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    11,730
    4.52
    911
    3.39
    7. Low Birth Weight
    11,533
    4.44
    375
    1.40
    8. Tuberculosis
    10,514
    4.05
    157
    0.58
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,442
    4.02
    4,467
    16.62
    10. Stroke
    9,922
    3.82
    1,526
    5.68
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7,607
    2.93
    619
    2.30
    12. Meningitis
    7,163
    2.76
    92
    0.34
    13. Malnutrition
    5,655
    2.18
    189
    0.70
    14. Maternal Conditions
    5,388
    2.08
    182
    0.68
    15. Violence
    5,217
    2.01
    852
    3.17
    16. Other Injuries
    5,117
    1.97
    419
    1.56
    17. Liver Disease
    4,748
    1.83
    1,553
    5.78
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,564
    1.76
    1,639
    6.10
    19. Suicide
    4,105
    1.58
    750
    2.79
    20. Syphilis
    3,514
    1.35
    5
    0.02
    21. Lung Disease
    3,337
    1.29
    862
    3.21
    22. Drownings
    3,160
    1.22
    313
    1.16
    23. Falls
    2,758
    1.06
    278
    1.03
    24. Prostate Cancer
    2,682
    1.03
    368
    1.37
    25. Hypertension
    2,514
    0.97
    590
    2.19
    26. Cervical Cancer
    2,398
    0.92
    451
    1.68
    27. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,376
    0.92
    1,376
    5.12
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,347
    0.90
    37
    0.14
    29. Fires
    2,228
    0.86
    41
    0.15
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2,181
    0.84
    175
    0.65
    31. Kidney Disease
    2,044
    0.79
    2,851
    10.61
    32. Asthma
    1,853
    0.71
    122
    0.45
    33. Lymphomas
    1,844
    0.71
    135
    0.50
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,571
    0.61
    120
    0.45
    35. Liver Cancer
    1,416
    0.55
    484
    1.80
    36. Epilepsy
    1,386
    0.53
    121
    0.45
    37. Breast Cancer
    1,373
    0.53
    259
    0.96
    38. Poisonings
    1,319
    0.51
    35
    0.13
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,200
    0.46
    143
    0.53
    40. Skin Disease
    1,050
    0.40
    53
    0.20
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    915
    0.35
    273
    1.02
    42. Hepatitis B
    818
    0.32
    17
    0.06
    43. Leukemia
    817
    0.31
    217
    0.81
    44. Oral Cancer
    781
    0.30
    52
    0.19
    45. Other Neoplasms
    733
    0.28
    68
    0.25
    46. Stomach Cancer
    730
    0.28
    471
    1.75
    47. Tetanus
    629
    0.24
    1
    0.00
    48. Schistosomiasis
    596
    0.23
    0
    0.00
    49. Appendicitis
    540
    0.21
    45
    0.17
    50. Ovary Cancer
    496
    0.19
    55
    0.20
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    19.53
    67
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    17.51
    38
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    0.86
    168
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    10.21
    152
    5. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    2.86
    151
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    10.89
    33
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    6.04
    118
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    2.09
    169
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    10.57
    39
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    1.11
    182
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    3.96
    84
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    7.02
    121
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.61
    116
    4.11
    84
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    79
    1.22
    116
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.62
    119
    0.86
    170
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.86
    171
    0.63
    176
    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.