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United Kingdom
COUNTRY #1
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Compare United Kingdom and Zambia 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.

Zambia
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
United Kingdom Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.2
    74.2
    71.1
    9
    4
    9
     
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    119
    116
    118
    1970
    68.9
    75.2
    72.0
    13
    9
    9
     
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
    1980
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    16
    14
    17
     
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
    1990
    73.1
    78.8
    75.9
    17
    16
    16
     
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
    2000
    75.3
    80.1
    77.8
    18
    23
    20
     
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
    2010
    78.1
    82.2
    80.2
    15
    26
    21
     
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
    2016
    79.7
    83.2
    81.4
    17
    26
    22
     
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.2
    17
    26
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.5
    16
    25
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    Age 10
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.6
    16
    25
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    Age 25
    80.3
    83.7
    17
    25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    Age 30
    80.5
    83.8
    17
    25
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    Age 35
    80.7
    83.9
    17
    24
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    Age 40
    80.9
    84.0
    16
    24
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    Age 45
    81.3
    84.2
    15
    23
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    Age 50
    81.7
    84.5
    14
    22
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    Age 55
    82.2
    84.9
    14
    24
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    Age 60
    83.0
    85.5
    14
    24
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.2
    14
    23
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.0
    16
    24
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.2
    14
    27
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    Age 80
    88.7
    89.8
    17
    31
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    Age 85
    91.1
    92.0
    24
    37
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    57.34
    171
    85.07
    137
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49.18
    5
    11.47
    143
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.96
    19
    1.81
    164
    4. Stroke
    27.45
    169
    64.18
    120
    5. Lung Disease
    23.66
    80
    20.04
    108
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.01
    119
    90.00
    40
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.77
    34
    11.69
    139
    8. Prostate Cancer
    20.23
    64
    23.03
    48
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.82
    37
    4.09
    152
    10. Liver Disease
    8.24
    141
    24.73
    57
    11. Suicide
    7.52
    123
    10.88
    77
    12. Lymphomas
    7.29
    27
    5.34
    86
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.17
    26
    8.86
    20
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.11
    37
    1.71
    135
    15. Ovary Cancer
    6.59
    24
    3.50
    125
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.69
    176
    25.05
    103
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    4.53
    4
    0.66
    134
    18. Bladder Cancer
    4.50
    20
    2.09
    84
    19. Leukemia
    4.43
    61
    1.64
    155
    20. Falls
    4.26
    114
    10.79
    42
    21. Stomach Cancer
    4.22
    122
    4.38
    118
    22. Liver Cancer
    4.01
    129
    3.24
    152
    23. Other Injuries
    3.89
    166
    12.40
    53
    24. Drug Use
    3.81
    19
    0.40
    161
    25. Uterin Cancer
    3.58
    37
    1.30
    129
    26. Kidney Disease
    3.41
    181
    7.36
    155
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.26
    160
    11.87
    42
    28. Other Neoplasms
    2.97
    81
    4.42
    31
    29. Skin Cancers
    2.93
    28
    1.20
    107
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.86
    141
    13.71
    24
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.70
    161
    4.71
    116
    32. Oral Cancer
    2.63
    98
    3.03
    88
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.58
    180
    35.43
    24
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.53
    149
    13.11
    54
    35. Hypertension
    2.51
    177
    21.24
    49
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    160
    35.14
    6
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.70
    127
    6.84
    37
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.47
    1
    0.07
    159
    39. Alcohol
    1.46
    98
    1.48
    95
    40. Epilepsy
    1.44
    112
    4.79
    31
    41. Skin Disease
    1.43
    102
    5.49
    16
    42. Violence
    1.32
    154
    11.65
    36
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.23
    138
    79.02
    16
    44. Asthma
    1.06
    143
    8.21
    73
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.75
    151
    2.97
    77
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.67
    20
    0.28
    81
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.42
    169
    14.54
    33
    48. Drownings
    0.38
    179
    6.11
    59
    49. Poisonings
    0.35
    144
    2.41
    37
    50. Tuberculosis
    0.31
    162
    62.59
    21
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    75,426
    16.02
    5,182
    4.48
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    72,375
    15.37
    627
    0.54
    3. Stroke
    37,724
    8.01
    3,939
    3.40
    4. Lung Cancers
    36,321
    7.72
    113
    0.10
    5. Lung Disease
    32,295
    6.86
    1,202
    1.04
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32,120
    6.82
    11,454
    9.90
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18,801
    3.99
    274
    0.24
    8. Breast Cancer
    13,258
    2.82
    446
    0.39
    9. Prostate Cancer
    12,578
    2.67
    559
    0.48
    10. Lymphomas
    9,171
    1.95
    460
    0.40
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8,859
    1.88
    108
    0.09
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    8,822
    1.87
    548
    0.47
    13. Liver Disease
    7,397
    1.57
    1,813
    1.57
    14. Parkinson's Disease
    6,614
    1.41
    37
    0.03
    15. Bladder Cancer
    6,086
    1.29
    129
    0.11
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,037
    1.28
    1,575
    1.36
    17. Suicide
    5,500
    1.17
    1,038
    0.90
    18. Falls
    5,465
    1.16
    967
    0.84
    19. Leukemia
    5,421
    1.15
    145
    0.13
    20. Stomach Cancer
    5,347
    1.14
    266
    0.23
    21. Liver Cancer
    4,925
    1.05
    239
    0.21
    22. Other Injuries
    4,698
    1.00
    1,990
    1.72
    23. Kidney Disease
    4,668
    0.99
    622
    0.54
    24. Ovary Cancer
    4,165
    0.88
    131
    0.11
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3,839
    0.82
    343
    0.30
    26. Skin Cancers
    3,421
    0.73
    74
    0.06
    27. Hypertension
    3,359
    0.71
    1,273
    1.10
    28. Oral Cancer
    2,938
    0.62
    212
    0.18
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,917
    0.62
    377
    0.33
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2,893
    0.61
    2,105
    1.82
    31. Drug Use
    2,439
    0.52
    44
    0.04
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2,178
    0.46
    43
    0.04
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,165
    0.46
    463
    0.40
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,982
    0.42
    3,407
    2.94
    35. Skin Disease
    1,914
    0.41
    450
    0.39
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,846
    0.39
    4,005
    3.46
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,684
    0.36
    9,001
    7.78
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,546
    0.33
    5
    0.00
    39. Epilepsy
    1,250
    0.27
    657
    0.57
    40. Asthma
    1,248
    0.27
    630
    0.54
    41. Cervical Cancer
    1,247
    0.26
    1,353
    1.17
    42. Alcohol
    1,167
    0.25
    138
    0.12
    43. Low Birth Weight
    1,159
    0.25
    4,217
    3.64
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    997
    0.21
    230
    0.20
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    922
    0.20
    19
    0.02
    46. Violence
    862
    0.18
    1,574
    1.36
    47. Tuberculosis
    348
    0.07
    4,675
    4.04
    48. Fires
    294
    0.06
    851
    0.74
    49. Poisonings
    287
    0.06
    467
    0.40
    50. Drownings
    270
    0.06
    1,130
    0.98
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.96
    19
    1.81
    164
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.77
    34
    11.69
    139
    3. Prostate Cancer
    20.23
    64
    23.03
    48
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.82
    37
    4.09
    152
    5. Lymphomas
    7.29
    27
    5.34
    86
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.17
    26
    8.86
    20
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    7.11
    37
    1.71
    135
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.59
    24
    3.50
    125
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.50
    20
    2.09
    84
    10. Leukemia
    4.43
    61
    1.64
    155
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.22
    122
    4.38
    118
    12. Liver Cancer
    4.01
    129
    3.24
    152
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.58
    37
    1.30
    129
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.93
    28
    1.20
    107
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.63
    98
    3.03
    88
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    160
    35.14
    6
    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.