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Zambia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Zambia 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.

Eritrea
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   Eritrea ERITREA
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    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
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    169.23
    11
    15.27
    58
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.84
    126
    115.03
    103
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92.42
    36
    105.60
    25
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.71
    28
    101.01
    13
    5. Stroke
    65.84
    98
    109.10
    47
    6. Tuberculosis
    54.53
    25
    23.64
    54
    7. Malaria
    42.02
    16
    3.92
    42
    8. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    15.82
    50
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.62
    31
    37.70
    22
    10. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    7.80
    151
    11. Liver Disease
    28.54
    40
    33.44
    24
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.17
    105
    39.12
    57
    13. Malnutrition
    24.82
    18
    31.12
    7
    14. Lung Disease
    23.11
    86
    33.09
    47
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.71
    102
    25.63
    88
    16. Hypertension
    20.63
    36
    25.79
    21
    17. Meningitis
    20.28
    26
    23.27
    18
    18. Falls
    17.62
    20
    18.04
    16
    19. Birth Trauma
    15.35
    29
    10.69
    52
    20. Low Birth Weight
    14.67
    45
    9.28
    75
    21. Other Injuries
    13.13
    37
    17.21
    17
    22. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    27.85
    10
    23. Suicide
    11.31
    61
    13.79
    32
    24. Maternal Conditions
    11.04
    35
    13.92
    29
    25. Kidney Disease
    10.72
    126
    11.69
    117
    26. Violence
    10.55
    43
    9.71
    53
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    4.65
    43
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.97
    62
    7.00
    105
    29. Asthma
    8.46
    60
    11.11
    45
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    29
    11.24
    12
    31. Fires
    6.48
    22
    7.94
    8
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    58
    6.47
    59
    33. Drownings
    6.18
    46
    6.33
    43
    34. Skin Disease
    6.05
    15
    5.42
    19
    35. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    7.48
    28
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.57
    88
    7.17
    55
    37. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    2.61
    170
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.67
    29
    3.25
    70
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    5.99
    120
    40. Hepatitis B
    3.97
    17
    4.31
    11
    41. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    3.63
    142
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    8.71
    4
    43. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    4.73
    45
    44. Epilepsy
    2.93
    39
    3.32
    30
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.83
    30
    4.31
    17
    46. Poisonings
    2.73
    22
    4.19
    2
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.41
    80
    4.31
    47
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    1.87
    100
    49. Alcohol
    2.20
    69
    2.64
    47
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    2.67
    151
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    21,198
    19.05
    535
    1.80
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,590
    9.52
    3,576
    12.05
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8,100
    7.28
    3,041
    10.25
    4. Malaria
    6,732
    6.05
    165
    0.56
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,198
    4.67
    2,414
    8.13
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,904
    4.41
    901
    3.04
    7. Tuberculosis
    4,760
    4.28
    639
    2.15
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,687
    4.21
    782
    2.63
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,206
    3.78
    1,300
    4.38
    10. Malnutrition
    3,795
    3.41
    1,086
    3.66
    11. Stroke
    3,607
    3.24
    2,374
    8.00
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,812
    2.53
    578
    1.95
    13. Meningitis
    2,535
    2.28
    884
    2.98
    14. Liver Disease
    2,071
    1.86
    832
    2.80
    15. Other Injuries
    1,874
    1.68
    647
    2.18
    16. Violence
    1,682
    1.51
    389
    1.31
    17. Maternal Conditions
    1,582
    1.42
    626
    2.11
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,475
    1.33
    865
    2.91
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,298
    1.17
    203
    0.68
    20. Lung Disease
    1,205
    1.08
    700
    2.36
    21. Falls
    1,194
    1.07
    424
    1.43
    22. Hypertension
    1,050
    0.94
    531
    1.79
    23. Suicide
    1,015
    0.91
    393
    1.32
    24. Drownings
    988
    0.89
    275
    0.93
    25. Alzheimers & Dementia
    931
    0.84
    436
    1.47
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    773
    0.69
    212
    0.71
    27. Fires
    766
    0.69
    267
    0.90
    28. Kidney Disease
    752
    0.68
    281
    0.95
    29. Asthma
    614
    0.55
    278
    0.94
    30. Prostate Cancer
    599
    0.54
    76
    0.26
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    554
    0.50
    110
    0.37
    32. Skin Disease
    534
    0.48
    144
    0.49
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    513
    0.46
    256
    0.86
    34. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    207
    0.70
    35. Syphilis
    486
    0.44
    141
    0.48
    36. Lymphomas
    467
    0.42
    210
    0.71
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    0.38
    181
    0.61
    38. Breast Cancer
    423
    0.38
    414
    1.39
    39. Epilepsy
    417
    0.37
    129
    0.43
    40. Hepatitis B
    368
    0.33
    123
    0.41
    41. Other Neoplasms
    343
    0.31
    88
    0.30
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    274
    0.25
    164
    0.55
    43. Tetanus
    270
    0.24
    96
    0.32
    44. Stomach Cancer
    259
    0.23
    63
    0.21
    45. Liver Cancer
    252
    0.23
    92
    0.31
    46. Oral Cancer
    218
    0.20
    126
    0.42
    47. Schistosomiasis
    215
    0.19
    112
    0.38
    48. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    66
    0.22
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.15
    106
    0.36
    50. Alcohol
    164
    0.15
    65
    0.22
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    15.82
    50
    2. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    7.80
    151
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    27.85
    10
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    4.65
    43
    5. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    7.48
    28
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    2.61
    170
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    5.99
    120
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    3.63
    142
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    8.71
    4
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    4.73
    45
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    1.87
    100
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    2.67
    151
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    135
    1.26
    161
    14. Leukemia
    1.69
    160
    5.70
    11
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    106
    0.84
    145
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.41
    130
    1.36
    133
    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.