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Zambia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Zambia and Australia 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.

Australia
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
Zambia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    119
    116
    118
     
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
    1970
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
     
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
    1980
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
     
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
    1990
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
     
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
    2000
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
     
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
    2010
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
     
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
    2016
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
     
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
    Age 5
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
    Age 15
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
    Age 20
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
    Age 25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
    Age 30
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    91.6
    92.4
    10
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    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    169.23
    11
    0.19
    156
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.84
    126
    43.70
    175
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92.42
    36
    6.75
    173
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.71
    28
    0.56
    158
    5. Stroke
    65.84
    98
    18.83
    178
    6. Tuberculosis
    54.53
    25
    0.11
    176
    7. Malaria
    42.02
    16
    0.00
    83
    8. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    1.80
    162
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.62
    31
    4.62
    161
    10. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    15.24
    102
    11. Liver Disease
    28.54
    40
    4.88
    169
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.17
    105
    9.60
    155
    13. Malnutrition
    24.82
    18
    0.19
    145
    14. Lung Disease
    23.11
    86
    17.29
    131
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.71
    102
    22.97
    101
    16. Hypertension
    20.63
    36
    2.24
    174
    17. Meningitis
    20.28
    26
    0.12
    178
    18. Falls
    17.62
    20
    4.45
    103
    19. Birth Trauma
    15.35
    29
    0.73
    147
    20. Low Birth Weight
    14.67
    45
    1.39
    164
    21. Other Injuries
    13.13
    37
    3.90
    155
    22. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    15.59
    98
    23. Suicide
    11.31
    61
    11.68
    51
    24. Maternal Conditions
    11.04
    35
    0.09
    156
    25. Kidney Disease
    10.72
    126
    4.61
    167
    26. Violence
    10.55
    43
    1.09
    156
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    3.35
    65
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.97
    62
    3.04
    168
    29. Asthma
    8.46
    60
    1.08
    139
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    29
    0.53
    174
    31. Fires
    6.48
    22
    0.20
    177
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    58
    5.04
    87
    33. Drownings
    6.18
    46
    0.80
    160
    34. Skin Disease
    6.05
    15
    0.94
    122
    35. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    6.42
    53
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.57
    88
    3.63
    139
    37. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    3.12
    149
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.67
    29
    2.66
    95
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    13.48
    44
    40. Hepatitis B
    3.97
    17
    0.15
    145
    41. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    4.34
    121
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    4.59
    86
    43. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    2.34
    123
    44. Epilepsy
    2.93
    39
    0.95
    142
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.83
    30
    0.00
    71
    46. Poisonings
    2.73
    22
    0.16
    163
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.41
    80
    0.80
    146
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    2.37
    83
    49. Alcohol
    2.20
    69
    1.26
    119
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    20.32
    57
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    21,198
    19.05
    58
    0.04
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,590
    9.52
    3,894
    2.89
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8,100
    7.28
    303
    0.22
    4. Malaria
    6,732
    6.05
    0
    0.00
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,198
    4.67
    23,593
    17.52
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,904
    4.41
    128
    0.10
    7. Tuberculosis
    4,760
    4.28
    55
    0.04
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,687
    4.21
    244
    0.18
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,206
    3.78
    1,243
    0.92
    10. Malnutrition
    3,795
    3.41
    98
    0.07
    11. Stroke
    3,607
    3.24
    10,767
    7.99
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,812
    2.53
    724
    0.54
    13. Meningitis
    2,535
    2.28
    31
    0.02
    14. Liver Disease
    2,071
    1.86
    1,638
    1.22
    15. Other Injuries
    1,874
    1.68
    1,751
    1.30
    16. Violence
    1,682
    1.51
    268
    0.20
    17. Maternal Conditions
    1,582
    1.42
    20
    0.01
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,475
    1.33
    4,754
    3.53
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,298
    1.17
    375
    0.28
    20. Lung Disease
    1,205
    1.08
    8,862
    6.58
    21. Falls
    1,194
    1.07
    2,554
    1.90
    22. Hypertension
    1,050
    0.94
    1,342
    1.00
    23. Suicide
    1,015
    0.91
    3,187
    2.37
    24. Drownings
    988
    0.89
    203
    0.15
    25. Alzheimers & Dementia
    931
    0.84
    14,542
    10.80
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    773
    0.69
    2,273
    1.69
    27. Fires
    766
    0.69
    64
    0.05
    28. Kidney Disease
    752
    0.68
    2,618
    1.94
    29. Asthma
    614
    0.55
    481
    0.36
    30. Prostate Cancer
    599
    0.54
    3,551
    2.64
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    554
    0.50
    1,423
    1.06
    32. Skin Disease
    534
    0.48
    519
    0.39
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    513
    0.46
    265
    0.20
    34. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    45
    0.03
    35. Syphilis
    486
    0.44
    3
    0.00
    36. Lymphomas
    467
    0.42
    2,902
    2.15
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    0.38
    1,512
    1.12
    38. Breast Cancer
    423
    0.38
    3,322
    2.47
    39. Epilepsy
    417
    0.37
    297
    0.22
    40. Hepatitis B
    368
    0.33
    54
    0.04
    41. Other Neoplasms
    343
    0.31
    1,300
    0.97
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    274
    0.25
    5,997
    4.45
    43. Tetanus
    270
    0.24
    0
    0.00
    44. Stomach Cancer
    259
    0.23
    1,331
    0.99
    45. Liver Cancer
    252
    0.23
    1,765
    1.31
    46. Oral Cancer
    218
    0.20
    939
    0.70
    47. Schistosomiasis
    215
    0.19
    0
    0.00
    48. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    23
    0.02
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.15
    389
    0.29
    50. Alcohol
    164
    0.15
    415
    0.31
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Australia AUSTRALIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    1.80
    162
    2. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    15.24
    102
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    15.59
    98
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    3.35
    65
    5. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    6.42
    53
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    3.12
    149
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    13.48
    44
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    4.34
    121
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    4.59
    86
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    2.34
    123
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    2.37
    83
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    20.32
    57
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    135
    6.25
    50
    14. Leukemia
    1.69
    160
    4.40
    58
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    106
    5.63
    2
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.41
    130
    2.02
    95
    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.