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Yemen
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Yemen and Ethiopia 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.

Ethiopia
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
Yemen Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    345.80
    3
    112.44
    112
    2. Stroke
    150.17
    5
    74.87
    87
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    57.27
    61
    86.94
    37
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    46.37
    7
    24.48
    92
    5. Lung Disease
    42.38
    20
    24.56
    79
    6. Kidney Disease
    40.47
    12
    12.70
    109
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.03
    61
    29.09
    93
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.03
    45
    36.78
    24
    9. Low Birth Weight
    19.50
    23
    16.04
    37
    10. Liver Disease
    19.16
    79
    30.87
    33
    11. War
    18.95
    7
    0.16
    42
    12. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    25.61
    15
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.16
    60
    86.53
    21
    14. Tuberculosis
    14.83
    63
    43.14
    36
    15. Asthma
    14.23
    29
    8.35
    61
    16. Birth Trauma
    13.19
    43
    16.25
    26
    17. Maternal Conditions
    12.50
    32
    14.37
    26
    18. Hypertension
    12.49
    89
    18.77
    47
    19. Suicide
    9.79
    78
    11.38
    60
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    46
    8.52
    69
    21. Other Injuries
    9.59
    65
    12.57
    43
    22. Falls
    8.51
    55
    16.93
    23
    23. Syphilis
    7.25
    7
    3.92
    22
    24. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    5.39
    96
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.54
    24
    2.72
    77
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.42
    68
    5.42
    91
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.41
    51
    8.98
    24
    28. Violence
    6.30
    86
    8.75
    62
    29. Drownings
    5.99
    50
    6.39
    41
    30. Other Neoplasms
    5.94
    14
    4.53
    36
    31. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    5.64
    12
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    5.64
    78
    5.53
    80
    33. Fires
    5.39
    37
    5.49
    32
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    3.37
    64
    35. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    3.04
    153
    36. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    3.34
    146
    37. Malaria
    4.04
    41
    4.94
    40
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    6.68
    108
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    8.86
    3
    40. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    2.49
    115
    41. Poisonings
    3.27
    10
    2.72
    23
    42. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    2.08
    177
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    3.18
    42
    1.51
    147
    44. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    6.90
    154
    45. Meningitis
    3.07
    59
    21.20
    22
    46. Epilepsy
    2.55
    53
    3.72
    26
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    1.16
    165
    48. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    18.71
    33
    49. Malnutrition
    2.02
    83
    19.97
    26
    50. Skin Disease
    2.00
    90
    4.11
    49
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    35,367
    22.34
    47,712
    7.81
    2. Stroke
    15,465
    9.77
    32,859
    5.38
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,257
    7.74
    66,544
    10.89
    4. Low Birth Weight
    9,005
    5.69
    27,587
    4.51
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,992
    4.42
    29,386
    4.81
    6. Birth Trauma
    6,088
    3.85
    27,942
    4.57
    7. War
    4,957
    3.13
    145
    0.02
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,683
    2.96
    59,523
    9.74
    9. Kidney Disease
    4,522
    2.86
    6,426
    1.05
    10. Lung Disease
    4,177
    2.64
    10,347
    1.69
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    4,056
    2.56
    14,443
    2.36
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,854
    2.43
    13,028
    2.13
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,311
    2.09
    8,316
    1.36
    14. Syphilis
    3,305
    2.09
    6,286
    1.03
    15. Maternal Conditions
    3,188
    2.01
    13,103
    2.14
    16. Liver Disease
    2,375
    1.50
    16,580
    2.71
    17. Suicide
    2,335
    1.47
    7,323
    1.20
    18. Other Injuries
    2,270
    1.43
    11,368
    1.86
    19. Tuberculosis
    1,908
    1.21
    25,476
    4.17
    20. Drownings
    1,887
    1.19
    6,538
    1.07
    21. Asthma
    1,776
    1.12
    4,485
    0.73
    22. Violence
    1,671
    1.06
    7,977
    1.31
    23. Falls
    1,640
    1.04
    8,510
    1.39
    24. Fires
    1,311
    0.83
    4,404
    0.72
    25. Breast Cancer
    1,262
    0.80
    7,654
    1.25
    26. Hypertension
    1,257
    0.79
    7,754
    1.27
    27. Leukemia
    1,253
    0.79
    3,474
    0.57
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    1,177
    0.74
    4,145
    0.68
    29. Lymphomas
    1,125
    0.71
    3,099
    0.51
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,079
    0.68
    1,450
    0.24
    31. Malaria
    1,052
    0.66
    4,782
    0.78
    32. Poisonings
    1,040
    0.66
    2,936
    0.48
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    932
    0.59
    2,958
    0.48
    34. Meningitis
    909
    0.57
    18,381
    3.01
    35. Other Neoplasms
    745
    0.47
    2,537
    0.42
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    698
    0.44
    4,199
    0.69
    37. Epilepsy
    651
    0.41
    3,342
    0.55
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    532
    0.34
    3,475
    0.57
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    502
    0.32
    1,651
    0.27
    40. Stomach Cancer
    470
    0.30
    1,511
    0.25
    41. Oral Cancer
    452
    0.29
    1,373
    0.22
    42. Lung Cancers
    443
    0.28
    1,682
    0.28
    43. Tetanus
    408
    0.26
    2,819
    0.46
    44. Liver Cancer
    387
    0.24
    1,102
    0.18
    45. Malnutrition
    374
    0.24
    17,060
    2.79
    46. HIV/AIDS
    358
    0.23
    20,314
    3.32
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    269
    0.17
    553
    0.09
    48. Drug Use
    258
    0.16
    615
    0.10
    49. Ovary Cancer
    248
    0.16
    2,511
    0.41
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    243
    0.15
    544
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    25.61
    15
    2. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    5.39
    96
    3. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    5.64
    12
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    3.37
    64
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    3.04
    153
    6. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    3.34
    146
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    6.68
    108
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    8.86
    3
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    2.49
    115
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    2.08
    177
    11. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    6.90
    154
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    1.16
    165
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    18.71
    33
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    133
    2.05
    93
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.75
    149
    0.50
    170
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.30
    183
    0.98
    165
    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.