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United States
COUNTRY #1
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Compare United States 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 States Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
     
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    119
    116
    118
    1970
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
     
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
    1980
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
     
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
    1990
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
     
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
    2000
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
     
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
    2010
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
     
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
    2016
    76.0
    81.0
    78.5
    37
    37
    34
     
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    76.0
    81.0
    37
    37
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    Age 5
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    Age 10
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    Age 15
    76.7
    81.6
    38
    39
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    Age 20
    76.9
    81.7
    39
    39
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    Age 25
    77.3
    81.8
    39
    39
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    Age 30
    77.7
    82.0
    38
    39
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    Age 35
    78.2
    82.3
    37
    37
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    Age 40
    78.7
    82.6
    35
    36
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    Age 45
    79.2
    82.9
    35
    36
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    Age 50
    79.8
    83.3
    34
    35
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    Age 55
    80.6
    84.0
    30
    35
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    Age 60
    81.8
    84.7
    29
    34
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    Age 65
    83.1
    85.7
    28
    33
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    Age 70
    84.7
    86.8
    23
    30
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.3
    18
    25
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    14
    20
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.3
    16
    23
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    79.21
    139
    98.84
    126
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32.44
    44
    22.71
    102
    3. Lung Disease
    30.74
    56
    23.11
    86
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    22
    2.13
    162
    5. Stroke
    22.51
    167
    65.84
    98
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.49
    81
    11.59
    135
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.27
    134
    26.17
    105
    8. Suicide
    13.67
    34
    11.31
    61
    9. Prostate Cancer
    12.84
    121
    29.58
    37
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.44
    64
    4.50
    145
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.92
    120
    34.62
    31
    12. Liver Disease
    10.89
    118
    28.54
    40
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.85
    152
    92.42
    36
    14. Kidney Disease
    10.83
    124
    10.72
    126
    15. Drug Use
    10.81
    2
    0.24
    179
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    8.65
    34
    6.48
    58
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.96
    23
    1.91
    135
    18. Hypertension
    7.72
    125
    20.63
    36
    19. Lymphomas
    7.01
    39
    5.69
    82
    20. Violence
    6.97
    74
    10.55
    43
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.21
    73
    5.57
    88
    22. Falls
    5.56
    83
    17.62
    20
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.22
    98
    3.66
    141
    24. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    64
    3.63
    124
    25. Leukemia
    5.06
    26
    1.69
    160
    26. Other Injuries
    5.00
    139
    13.13
    37
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.59
    140
    8.97
    62
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.38
    9
    1.40
    153
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.41
    62
    9.84
    18
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    41
    1.41
    130
    31. Low Birth Weight
    3.27
    143
    14.67
    45
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3.21
    138
    35.01
    6
    33. Bladder Cancer
    3.09
    54
    2.31
    85
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.74
    91
    4.67
    29
    35. Alcohol
    2.60
    50
    2.20
    69
    36. Skin Cancers
    2.59
    34
    1.42
    106
    37. Stomach Cancer
    2.56
    171
    4.79
    111
    38. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    126
    3.31
    85
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.65
    118
    76.71
    28
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.60
    111
    169.23
    11
    41. Drownings
    1.42
    140
    6.18
    46
    42. Encephalitis
    1.34
    55
    0.25
    177
    43. Asthma
    1.01
    142
    8.46
    60
    44. Malnutrition
    0.90
    102
    24.82
    18
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    12
    0.08
    134
    46. Skin Disease
    0.90
    126
    6.05
    15
    47. Poisonings
    0.83
    75
    2.73
    22
    48. Fires
    0.80
    127
    6.48
    22
    49. Epilepsy
    0.74
    163
    2.93
    39
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    154
    2.41
    80
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    500,312
    20.80
    5,198
    4.67
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    259,480
    10.79
    931
    0.84
    3. Lung Disease
    193,160
    8.03
    1,205
    1.08
    4. Lung Cancers
    155,592
    6.47
    121
    0.11
    5. Stroke
    147,277
    6.12
    3,607
    3.24
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    84,332
    3.51
    1,475
    1.33
    7. Kidney Disease
    66,492
    2.76
    752
    0.68
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    66,211
    2.75
    10,590
    9.52
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    63,042
    2.62
    274
    0.25
    10. Liver Disease
    49,789
    2.07
    2,071
    1.86
    11. Breast Cancer
    49,396
    2.05
    423
    0.38
    12. Suicide
    49,394
    2.05
    1,015
    0.91
    13. Hypertension
    46,454
    1.93
    1,050
    0.94
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    45,398
    1.89
    773
    0.69
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    44,670
    1.86
    110
    0.10
    16. Lymphomas
    40,446
    1.68
    467
    0.42
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    38,203
    1.59
    4,206
    3.78
    18. Falls
    36,157
    1.50
    1,194
    1.07
    19. Drug Use
    35,986
    1.50
    28
    0.03
    20. Prostate Cancer
    35,577
    1.48
    599
    0.54
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    32,518
    1.35
    428
    0.38
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    30,608
    1.27
    61
    0.05
    23. Liver Cancer
    27,895
    1.16
    252
    0.23
    24. Leukemia
    27,618
    1.15
    142
    0.13
    25. Other Injuries
    23,688
    0.98
    1,874
    1.68
    26. Violence
    21,059
    0.88
    1,682
    1.51
    27. Bladder Cancer
    19,541
    0.81
    128
    0.12
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    18,400
    0.76
    554
    0.50
    29. Other Neoplasms
    16,537
    0.69
    343
    0.31
    30. Ovary Cancer
    14,883
    0.62
    130
    0.12
    31. Skin Cancers
    14,340
    0.60
    78
    0.07
    32. Stomach Cancer
    13,637
    0.57
    259
    0.23
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    12,901
    0.54
    2,812
    2.53
    34. Oral Cancer
    12,119
    0.50
    218
    0.20
    35. Alcohol
    10,600
    0.44
    164
    0.15
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,809
    0.41
    8,100
    7.28
    37. Uterin Cancer
    9,082
    0.38
    43
    0.04
    38. Cervical Cancer
    8,569
    0.36
    1,298
    1.17
    39. Encephalitis
    7,523
    0.31
    51
    0.05
    40. Low Birth Weight
    7,259
    0.30
    4,687
    4.21
    41. Malnutrition
    6,333
    0.26
    3,795
    3.41
    42. HIV/AIDS
    6,272
    0.26
    21,198
    19.05
    43. Skin Disease
    5,186
    0.22
    534
    0.48
    44. Drownings
    4,569
    0.19
    988
    0.89
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    4,449
    0.18
    7
    0.01
    46. Asthma
    4,225
    0.18
    614
    0.55
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,722
    0.15
    169
    0.15
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,326
    0.14
    513
    0.46
    49. Fires
    3,155
    0.13
    766
    0.69
    50. Anemia
    2,975
    0.12
    11
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United States UNITED STATES   Zambia ZAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    22
    2.13
    162
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.49
    81
    11.59
    135
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.84
    121
    29.58
    37
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.44
    64
    4.50
    145
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.96
    23
    1.91
    135
    6. Lymphomas
    7.01
    39
    5.69
    82
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.22
    98
    3.66
    141
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    64
    3.63
    124
    9. Leukemia
    5.06
    26
    1.69
    160
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.41
    62
    9.84
    18
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    41
    1.41
    130
    12. Cervical Cancer
    3.21
    138
    35.01
    6
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.09
    54
    2.31
    85
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.59
    34
    1.42
    106
    15. Stomach Cancer
    2.56
    171
    4.79
    111
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    126
    3.31
    85
    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.