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Yemen
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Yemen and South Sudan 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.

South Sudan
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   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Yemen YEMEN   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
           
    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
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1990
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    2000
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
     
    47.7
    50.2
    48.9
    169
    168
    169
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    54.1
    56.0
    55.0
    170
    170
    170
    2016
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
    57.7
    59.6
    58.6
    173
    174
    173
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    57.7
    59.6
    173
    174
    Age 5
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    63.7
    65.2
    169
    175
    Age 10
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    64.4
    66.0
    170
    175
    Age 15
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    64.8
    66.3
    170
    175
    Age 20
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    65.5
    67.0
    169
    175
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    66.5
    67.8
    169
    175
    Age 30
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    67.6
    68.9
    169
    175
    Age 35
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    68.8
    70.2
    167
    175
    Age 40
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    70.2
    71.7
    162
    171
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    71.6
    73.1
    154
    169
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    73.1
    74.4
    138
    166
    Age 55
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    74.5
    75.8
    134
    165
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    76.1
    77.1
    136
    165
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    77.9
    78.7
    137
    162
    Age 70
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    80.0
    80.7
    139
    161
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    82.6
    83.1
    142
    157
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    85.6
    86.0
    137
    151
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    144
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    345.80
    3
    102.15
    122
    2. Stroke
    150.17
    5
    79.41
    81
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    57.27
    61
    117.11
    21
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    46.37
    7
    22.52
    103
    5. Lung Disease
    42.38
    20
    22.66
    92
    6. Kidney Disease
    40.47
    12
    9.90
    133
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.03
    61
    31.04
    85
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.03
    45
    39.81
    16
    9. Low Birth Weight
    19.50
    23
    23.08
    18
    10. Liver Disease
    19.16
    79
    21.73
    65
    11. War
    18.95
    7
    15.79
    8
    12. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    21.00
    35
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.16
    60
    126.22
    9
    14. Tuberculosis
    14.83
    63
    40.46
    39
    15. Asthma
    14.23
    29
    10.31
    52
    16. Birth Trauma
    13.19
    43
    26.75
    3
    17. Maternal Conditions
    12.50
    32
    30.45
    11
    18. Hypertension
    12.49
    89
    18.77
    48
    19. Suicide
    9.79
    78
    6.07
    133
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    46
    9.90
    39
    21. Other Injuries
    9.59
    65
    14.05
    33
    22. Falls
    8.51
    55
    14.21
    34
    23. Syphilis
    7.25
    7
    11.85
    1
    24. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    7.40
    30
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.54
    24
    3.22
    64
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.42
    68
    4.77
    108
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.41
    51
    9.63
    19
    28. Violence
    6.30
    86
    5.72
    87
    29. Drownings
    5.99
    50
    6.25
    45
    30. Other Neoplasms
    5.94
    14
    0.00
    183
    31. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    4.61
    45
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    5.64
    78
    5.89
    71
    33. Fires
    5.39
    37
    7.47
    10
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    11.32
    11
    35. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    5.85
    83
    36. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    2.51
    154
    37. Malaria
    4.04
    41
    45.14
    11
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    6.64
    109
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    6.25
    25
    40. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    5.64
    38
    41. Poisonings
    3.27
    10
    3.86
    6
    42. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    7.02
    62
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    3.18
    42
    1.22
    165
    44. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    32.04
    29
    45. Meningitis
    3.07
    59
    27.10
    11
    46. Epilepsy
    2.55
    53
    3.20
    32
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    1.95
    133
    48. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    24.00
    18
    49. Malnutrition
    2.02
    83
    31.07
    8
    50. Skin Disease
    2.00
    90
    3.76
    57
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Yemen YEMEN   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    35,367
    22.34
    5,020
    4.55
    2. Stroke
    15,465
    9.77
    4,132
    3.74
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,257
    7.74
    12,682
    11.49
    4. Low Birth Weight
    9,005
    5.69
    5,035
    4.56
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,992
    4.42
    3,829
    3.47
    6. Birth Trauma
    6,088
    3.85
    5,835
    5.29
    7. War
    4,957
    3.13
    1,747
    1.58
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,683
    2.96
    10,454
    9.47
    9. Kidney Disease
    4,522
    2.86
    593
    0.54
    10. Lung Disease
    4,177
    2.64
    1,106
    1.00
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    4,056
    2.56
    2,134
    1.93
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,854
    2.43
    1,634
    1.48
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,311
    2.09
    815
    0.74
    14. Syphilis
    3,305
    2.09
    2,386
    2.16
    15. Maternal Conditions
    3,188
    2.01
    3,297
    2.99
    16. Liver Disease
    2,375
    1.50
    1,393
    1.26
    17. Suicide
    2,335
    1.47
    458
    0.42
    18. Other Injuries
    2,270
    1.43
    1,418
    1.29
    19. Tuberculosis
    1,908
    1.21
    2,874
    2.60
    20. Drownings
    1,887
    1.19
    763
    0.69
    21. Asthma
    1,776
    1.12
    657
    0.60
    22. Violence
    1,671
    1.06
    619
    0.56
    23. Falls
    1,640
    1.04
    811
    0.74
    24. Fires
    1,311
    0.83
    700
    0.63
    25. Breast Cancer
    1,262
    0.80
    714
    0.65
    26. Hypertension
    1,257
    0.79
    898
    0.81
    27. Leukemia
    1,253
    0.79
    343
    0.31
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    1,177
    0.74
    555
    0.50
    29. Lymphomas
    1,125
    0.71
    507
    0.46
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,079
    0.68
    208
    0.19
    31. Malaria
    1,052
    0.66
    5,238
    4.75
    32. Poisonings
    1,040
    0.66
    488
    0.44
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    932
    0.59
    318
    0.29
    34. Meningitis
    909
    0.57
    2,970
    2.69
    35. Other Neoplasms
    745
    0.47
    0
    0.00
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    698
    0.44
    543
    0.49
    37. Epilepsy
    651
    0.41
    332
    0.30
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    532
    0.34
    400
    0.36
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    502
    0.32
    630
    0.57
    40. Stomach Cancer
    470
    0.30
    332
    0.30
    41. Oral Cancer
    452
    0.29
    342
    0.31
    42. Lung Cancers
    443
    0.28
    148
    0.13
    43. Tetanus
    408
    0.26
    1,907
    1.73
    44. Liver Cancer
    387
    0.24
    444
    0.40
    45. Malnutrition
    374
    0.24
    2,680
    2.43
    46. HIV/AIDS
    358
    0.23
    13,189
    11.95
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    269
    0.17
    115
    0.10
    48. Drug Use
    258
    0.16
    20
    0.02
    49. Ovary Cancer
    248
    0.16
    203
    0.18
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    243
    0.15
    48
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    21.00
    35
    2. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    7.40
    30
    3. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    4.61
    45
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    11.32
    11
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    5.85
    83
    6. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    2.51
    154
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    6.64
    109
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    6.25
    25
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    5.64
    38
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    7.02
    62
    11. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    32.04
    29
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    1.95
    133
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    24.00
    18
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    133
    1.65
    116
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.75
    149
    1.31
    113
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.30
    183
    1.99
    97
    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.