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Uganda
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Uganda and United States 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.

United States
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   United States UNITED STATES
      Uganda UGANDA   United States UNITED STATES
           
    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
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
    1970
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
     
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
    1980
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
     
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
    1990
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
     
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
    2000
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
     
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
    2010
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
     
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
    2016
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
    76.0
    81.0
    78.5
    37
    37
    34
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   United States UNITED STATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    76.0
    81.0
    37
    37
    Age 5
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    Age 10
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    Age 15
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    76.7
    81.6
    38
    39
    Age 20
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    76.9
    81.7
    39
    39
    Age 25
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    77.3
    81.8
    39
    39
    Age 30
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    77.7
    82.0
    38
    39
    Age 35
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    78.2
    82.3
    37
    37
    Age 40
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    78.7
    82.6
    35
    36
    Age 45
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    79.2
    82.9
    35
    36
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    79.8
    83.3
    34
    35
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    80.6
    84.0
    30
    35
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    81.8
    84.7
    29
    34
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    83.1
    85.7
    28
    33
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    84.7
    86.8
    23
    30
    Age 75
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    86.6
    88.3
    18
    25
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    88.7
    90.1
    14
    20
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
    91.4
    92.3
    16
    23
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   United States UNITED STATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    100.58
    28
    10.85
    152
    2. HIV/AIDS
    96.95
    17
    1.60
    111
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.59
    134
    79.21
    139
    4. Stroke
    80.16
    79
    22.51
    167
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    69.87
    29
    1.65
    118
    6. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    12.84
    121
    7. Tuberculosis
    52.74
    27
    0.11
    177
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    40.17
    15
    10.92
    120
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.93
    71
    15.27
    134
    10. Lung Disease
    28.67
    62
    30.74
    56
    11. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    3.21
    138
    12. Liver Disease
    27.50
    44
    10.89
    118
    13. Malaria
    27.45
    29
    0.00
    182
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.65
    80
    32.44
    44
    15. Hypertension
    21.99
    33
    7.72
    125
    16. Meningitis
    20.96
    23
    0.18
    167
    17. Suicide
    19.98
    11
    13.67
    34
    18. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    3.41
    62
    19. Falls
    16.88
    24
    5.56
    83
    20. Maternal Conditions
    15.97
    22
    0.21
    136
    21. Malnutrition
    15.49
    32
    0.90
    102
    22. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    17.49
    81
    23. Other Injuries
    14.55
    26
    5.00
    139
    24. Birth Trauma
    13.81
    35
    0.58
    158
    25. Violence
    13.45
    29
    6.97
    74
    26. Low Birth Weight
    13.22
    51
    3.27
    143
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.43
    111
    10.83
    124
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.83
    15
    0.57
    172
    29. Asthma
    10.49
    50
    1.01
    142
    30. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    7.01
    39
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    9.03
    60
    4.59
    140
    32. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    5.22
    98
    33. Drownings
    7.84
    21
    1.42
    140
    34. Fires
    7.65
    9
    0.80
    127
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    7.05
    51
    8.65
    34
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    11.44
    64
    37. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    5.20
    64
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.44
    67
    6.21
    73
    39. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    2.56
    171
    40. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    2.28
    126
    41. Skin Disease
    5.18
    28
    0.90
    126
    42. Other Neoplasms
    4.56
    33
    2.74
    91
    43. Syphilis
    4.42
    19
    0.02
    144
    44. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    5.06
    26
    45. Epilepsy
    4.01
    20
    0.74
    163
    46. Hepatitis B
    3.60
    23
    0.16
    144
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.15
    25
    0.00
    65
    48. Poisonings
    3.02
    16
    0.83
    75
    49. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    27.80
    22
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.91
    69
    0.62
    154
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Uganda UGANDA   United States UNITED STATES
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    28,319
    10.91
    6,272
    0.26
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    28,255
    10.89
    66,211
    2.75
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,866
    7.27
    9,809
    0.41
    4. Malaria
    12,218
    4.71
    1
    0.00
    5. Birth Trauma
    12,045
    4.64
    1,286
    0.05
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    11,730
    4.52
    38,203
    1.59
    7. Low Birth Weight
    11,533
    4.44
    7,259
    0.30
    8. Tuberculosis
    10,514
    4.05
    577
    0.02
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,442
    4.02
    500,312
    20.80
    10. Stroke
    9,922
    3.82
    147,277
    6.12
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7,607
    2.93
    12,901
    0.54
    12. Meningitis
    7,163
    2.76
    672
    0.03
    13. Malnutrition
    5,655
    2.18
    6,333
    0.26
    14. Maternal Conditions
    5,388
    2.08
    595
    0.02
    15. Violence
    5,217
    2.01
    21,059
    0.88
    16. Other Injuries
    5,117
    1.97
    23,688
    0.98
    17. Liver Disease
    4,748
    1.83
    49,789
    2.07
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,564
    1.76
    84,332
    3.51
    19. Suicide
    4,105
    1.58
    49,394
    2.05
    20. Syphilis
    3,514
    1.35
    70
    0.00
    21. Lung Disease
    3,337
    1.29
    193,160
    8.03
    22. Drownings
    3,160
    1.22
    4,569
    0.19
    23. Falls
    2,758
    1.06
    36,157
    1.50
    24. Prostate Cancer
    2,682
    1.03
    35,577
    1.48
    25. Hypertension
    2,514
    0.97
    46,454
    1.93
    26. Cervical Cancer
    2,398
    0.92
    8,569
    0.36
    27. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,376
    0.92
    259,480
    10.79
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,347
    0.90
    18,400
    0.76
    29. Fires
    2,228
    0.86
    3,155
    0.13
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2,181
    0.84
    45,398
    1.89
    31. Kidney Disease
    2,044
    0.79
    66,492
    2.76
    32. Asthma
    1,853
    0.71
    4,225
    0.18
    33. Lymphomas
    1,844
    0.71
    40,446
    1.68
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,571
    0.61
    3,326
    0.14
    35. Liver Cancer
    1,416
    0.55
    27,895
    1.16
    36. Epilepsy
    1,386
    0.53
    2,861
    0.12
    37. Breast Cancer
    1,373
    0.53
    49,396
    2.05
    38. Poisonings
    1,319
    0.51
    2,913
    0.12
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,200
    0.46
    32,518
    1.35
    40. Skin Disease
    1,050
    0.40
    5,186
    0.22
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    915
    0.35
    63,042
    2.62
    42. Hepatitis B
    818
    0.32
    724
    0.03
    43. Leukemia
    817
    0.31
    27,618
    1.15
    44. Oral Cancer
    781
    0.30
    12,119
    0.50
    45. Other Neoplasms
    733
    0.28
    16,537
    0.69
    46. Stomach Cancer
    730
    0.28
    13,637
    0.57
    47. Tetanus
    629
    0.24
    2
    0.00
    48. Schistosomiasis
    596
    0.23
    1
    0.00
    49. Appendicitis
    540
    0.21
    425
    0.02
    50. Ovary Cancer
    496
    0.19
    14,883
    0.62
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Uganda UGANDA   United States UNITED STATES
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    60.55
    5
    12.84
    121
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.43
    11
    3.21
    138
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.21
    4
    3.41
    62
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    101
    17.49
    81
    5. Lymphomas
    9.38
    7
    7.01
    39
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.63
    46
    5.22
    98
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.79
    106
    11.44
    64
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.50
    20
    5.20
    64
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.56
    91
    2.56
    171
    10. Oral Cancer
    5.32
    41
    2.28
    126
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    5.06
    26
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.94
    150
    27.80
    22
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.61
    116
    7.96
    23
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    79
    2.59
    34
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.62
    119
    3.40
    41
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.86
    171
    3.09
    54
    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.