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Compare Yemen and Eritrea 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.
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    Yemen Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
     
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
     
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
     
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
     
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
     
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
     
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
     
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
     
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
     
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
     
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
     
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
     
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
     
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
     
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
     
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
     
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
     
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
     
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    298.84
    7
     
    93.11
    123
    2. Stroke
    164.35
    10
     
    122.03
    38
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    54.48
    69
     
    106.78
    26
    4. Lung Disease
    38.97
    26
     
    27.14
    57
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    35.22
    20
     
    12.54
    137
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.01
    17
     
    8.04
    147
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.50
    87
     
    25.69
    99
    8. Liver Disease
    28.16
    38
     
    29.97
    35
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    26.17
    50
     
    37.37
    20
    10. Hypertension
    16.71
    64
     
    31.33
    21
    11. Breast Cancer
    16.55
    92
     
    26.96
    12
    12. War
    15.42
    7
     
    0.00
    87
    13. Low Birth Weight
    14.34
    45
     
    8.96
    77
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13.55
    33
     
    15.12
    27
    15. Asthma
    12.34
    47
     
    14.16
    35
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.86
    52
     
    9.02
    80
    17. Other Injuries
    10.64
    67
     
    15.92
    30
    18. Birth Trauma
    10.55
    51
     
    10.67
    50
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10.39
    66
     
    115.68
    6
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.79
    37
     
    6.44
    75
    21. Suicide
    9.47
    97
     
    12.98
    43
    22. Tuberculosis
    7.93
    83
     
    24.49
    51
    23. Drownings
    7.25
    43
     
    6.14
    58
    24. Falls
    7.06
    65
     
    13.02
    29
    25. Lymphomas
    6.70
    45
     
    7.39
    24
    26. Violence
    6.40
    82
     
    8.66
    66
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    6.20
    83
     
    9.73
    49
    28. Other Neoplasms
    6.04
    10
     
    3.74
    51
    29. Leukemia
    5.44
    11
     
    6.00
    7
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.37
    57
     
    11.11
    5
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.77
    37
     
    5.38
    30
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.64
    44
     
    5.46
    36
    33. Stomach Cancer
    4.10
    126
     
    2.90
    156
    34. Lung Cancers
    3.91
    143
     
    2.79
    152
    35. Fires
    3.78
    60
     
    7.41
    15
    36. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    122
     
    8.74
    5
    37. Malaria
    3.61
    41
     
    3.26
    42
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.47
    164
     
    6.23
    113
    39. Oral Cancer
    3.29
    79
     
    4.80
    43
    40. Epilepsy
    3.12
    55
     
    5.39
    26
    41. Meningitis
    3.12
    65
     
    17.41
    24
    42. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    163
     
    3.80
    136
    43. Prostate Cancer
    2.82
    173
     
    11.57
    124
    44. Syphilis
    2.69
    31
     
    2.62
    33
    45. Poisonings
    2.68
    32
     
    4.06
    8
    46. Cervical Cancer
    2.24
    151
     
    16.38
    47
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    123
     
    1.25
    149
    48. Pertussis
    1.98
    31
     
    2.25
    20
    49. Malnutrition
    1.58
    97
     
    19.23
    17
    50. HIV/AIDS
    1.57
    112
     
    12.76
    65
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,988
    21.99
     
    1,718
    6.10
    2. Stroke
    18,029
    12.39
     
    2,295
    8.15
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,500
    7.22
     
    3,436
    12.20
    4. Low Birth Weight
    6,354
    4.37
     
    824
    2.93
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,130
    4.21
     
    1,302
    4.62
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,674
    3.21
     
    981
    3.48
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    4,221
    2.90
     
    723
    2.57
    8. Kidney Disease
    4,216
    2.90
     
    180
    0.64
    9. Lung Disease
    4,183
    2.87
     
    493
    1.75
    10. War
    3,875
    2.66
     
    0
    0.00
    11. Liver Disease
    3,598
    2.47
     
    686
    2.44
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,359
    2.31
     
    507
    1.80
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,312
    2.28
     
    3,163
    11.23
    14. Maternal Conditions
    3,240
    2.23
     
    720
    2.56
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,827
    1.94
     
    181
    0.64
    16. Other Injuries
    2,544
    1.75
     
    596
    2.12
    17. Drownings
    2,225
    1.53
     
    269
    0.96
    18. Suicide
    2,204
    1.51
     
    352
    1.25
    19. Hypertension
    1,723
    1.18
     
    578
    2.05
    20. Asthma
    1,649
    1.13
     
    317
    1.13
    21. Violence
    1,631
    1.12
     
    390
    1.39
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,514
    1.04
     
    146
    0.52
    23. Falls
    1,363
    0.94
     
    291
    1.03
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,270
    0.87
     
    312
    1.11
    25. Leukemia
    1,150
    0.79
     
    173
    0.61
    26. Breast Cancer
    1,133
    0.78
     
    396
    1.41
    27. Syphilis
    1,122
    0.77
     
    177
    0.63
    28. Tuberculosis
    1,076
    0.74
     
    583
    2.07
    29. Lymphomas
    1,029
    0.71
     
    198
    0.70
    30. Fires
    923
    0.63
     
    235
    0.83
    31. Pertussis
    856
    0.59
     
    206
    0.73
    32. Meningitis
    835
    0.57
     
    698
    2.48
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    810
    0.56
     
    123
    0.44
    34. Epilepsy
    809
    0.56
     
    201
    0.71
    35. Poisonings
    771
    0.53
     
    188
    0.67
    36. Malaria
    768
    0.53
     
    126
    0.45
    37. Other Neoplasms
    738
    0.51
     
    88
    0.31
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    660
    0.45
     
    231
    0.82
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    486
    0.33
     
    111
    0.39
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    482
    0.33
     
    159
    0.56
    41. Stomach Cancer
    444
    0.31
     
    64
    0.23
    42. Oral Cancer
    426
    0.29
     
    121
    0.43
    43. Lung Cancers
    408
    0.28
     
    63
    0.22
    44. Liver Cancer
    369
    0.25
     
    88
    0.31
    45. Malnutrition
    368
    0.25
     
    655
    2.33
    46. HIV/AIDS
    338
    0.23
     
    520
    1.85
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    244
    0.17
     
    28
    0.10
    48. Encephalitis
    241
    0.17
     
    70
    0.25
    49. Tetanus
    231
    0.16
     
    101
    0.36
    50. Ovary Cancer
    231
    0.16
     
    115
    0.41
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Yemen YEMEN   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.55
    92
     
    26.96
    12
    2. Lymphomas
    6.70
    45
     
    7.39
    24
    3. Leukemia
    5.44
    11
     
    6.00
    7
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.64
    44
     
    5.46
    36
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.10
    126
     
    2.90
    156
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.91
    143
     
    2.79
    152
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    122
     
    8.74
    5
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.47
    164
     
    6.23
    113
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.29
    79
     
    4.80
    43
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    163
     
    3.80
    136
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.82
    173
     
    11.57
    124
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.24
    151
     
    16.38
    47
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    123
     
    1.25
    149
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    133
     
    2.15
    83
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    149
     
    0.79
    138
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.05
    180
     
    1.47
    118
     
     
     
    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.