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Zambia
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 Zambia and India 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.

India
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   India INDIA
      Zambia ZAMBIA   India INDIA
           
    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
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
     
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2016
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
     
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
    Age 5
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
    Age 15
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
    Age 20
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
    Age 25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
    Age 30
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    169.23
    11
    4.77
    90
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.84
    126
    160.86
    61
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92.42
    36
    63.11
    54
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.71
    28
    38.96
    45
    5. Stroke
    65.84
    98
    71.76
    91
    6. Tuberculosis
    54.53
    25
    38.50
    42
    7. Malaria
    42.02
    16
    1.89
    45
    8. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    12.94
    62
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.62
    31
    23.87
    60
    10. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    3.35
    172
    11. Liver Disease
    28.54
    40
    23.00
    62
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.17
    105
    32.56
    80
    13. Malnutrition
    24.82
    18
    2.58
    77
    14. Lung Disease
    23.11
    86
    89.36
    2
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.71
    102
    16.97
    133
    16. Hypertension
    20.63
    36
    11.72
    95
    17. Meningitis
    20.28
    26
    2.70
    62
    18. Falls
    17.62
    20
    21.31
    7
    19. Birth Trauma
    15.35
    29
    9.29
    56
    20. Low Birth Weight
    14.67
    45
    22.23
    19
    21. Other Injuries
    13.13
    37
    12.52
    44
    22. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    14.26
    119
    23. Suicide
    11.31
    61
    16.50
    19
    24. Maternal Conditions
    11.04
    35
    2.94
    62
    25. Kidney Disease
    10.72
    126
    26.14
    43
    26. Violence
    10.55
    43
    4.28
    107
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    4.19
    47
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.97
    62
    7.73
    91
    29. Asthma
    8.46
    60
    16.77
    18
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    29
    5.58
    60
    31. Fires
    6.48
    22
    3.65
    54
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    58
    2.09
    154
    33. Drownings
    6.18
    46
    4.99
    67
    34. Skin Disease
    6.05
    15
    1.30
    109
    35. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    2.72
    157
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.57
    88
    1.89
    175
    37. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    5.80
    84
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.67
    29
    1.35
    146
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    5.28
    131
    40. Hepatitis B
    3.97
    17
    4.69
    8
    41. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    2.93
    167
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    4.02
    110
    43. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    9.18
    6
    44. Epilepsy
    2.93
    39
    2.61
    52
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.83
    30
    0.00
    113
    46. Poisonings
    2.73
    22
    2.67
    25
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.41
    80
    9.07
    9
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    1.09
    155
    49. Alcohol
    2.20
    69
    1.40
    111
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    8.37
    111
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Zambia ZAMBIA   India INDIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    21,198
    19.05
    62,104
    0.70
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,590
    9.52
    616,531
    6.99
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8,100
    7.28
    409,652
    4.65
    4. Malaria
    6,732
    6.05
    24,079
    0.27
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,198
    4.67
    1.609m
    18.25
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,904
    4.41
    126,372
    1.43
    7. Tuberculosis
    4,760
    4.28
    421,437
    4.78
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,687
    4.21
    302,277
    3.43
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,206
    3.78
    299,091
    3.39
    10. Malnutrition
    3,795
    3.41
    30,261
    0.34
    11. Stroke
    3,607
    3.24
    706,198
    8.01
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,812
    2.53
    105,119
    1.19
    13. Meningitis
    2,535
    2.28
    34,324
    0.39
    14. Liver Disease
    2,071
    1.86
    264,193
    3.00
    15. Other Injuries
    1,874
    1.68
    146,920
    1.67
    16. Violence
    1,682
    1.51
    54,858
    0.62
    17. Maternal Conditions
    1,582
    1.42
    40,799
    0.46
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,475
    1.33
    308,985
    3.51
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,298
    1.17
    72,661
    0.82
    20. Lung Disease
    1,205
    1.08
    819,570
    9.30
    21. Falls
    1,194
    1.07
    206,345
    2.34
    22. Hypertension
    1,050
    0.94
    114,682
    1.30
    23. Suicide
    1,015
    0.91
    215,872
    2.45
    24. Drownings
    988
    0.89
    63,969
    0.73
    25. Alzheimers & Dementia
    931
    0.84
    140,852
    1.60
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    773
    0.69
    21,130
    0.24
    27. Fires
    766
    0.69
    45,197
    0.51
    28. Kidney Disease
    752
    0.68
    266,516
    3.02
    29. Asthma
    614
    0.55
    162,995
    1.85
    30. Prostate Cancer
    599
    0.54
    14,371
    0.16
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    554
    0.50
    44,432
    0.50
    32. Skin Disease
    534
    0.48
    13,236
    0.15
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    513
    0.46
    55,560
    0.63
    34. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    31,310
    0.36
    35. Syphilis
    486
    0.44
    2,116
    0.02
    36. Lymphomas
    467
    0.42
    30,397
    0.34
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    0.38
    20,490
    0.23
    38. Breast Cancer
    423
    0.38
    80,724
    0.92
    39. Epilepsy
    417
    0.37
    30,832
    0.35
    40. Hepatitis B
    368
    0.33
    52,971
    0.60
    41. Other Neoplasms
    343
    0.31
    14,344
    0.16
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    274
    0.25
    56,168
    0.64
    43. Tetanus
    270
    0.24
    9,413
    0.11
    44. Stomach Cancer
    259
    0.23
    62,626
    0.71
    45. Liver Cancer
    252
    0.23
    31,273
    0.35
    46. Oral Cancer
    218
    0.20
    101,108
    1.15
    47. Schistosomiasis
    215
    0.19
    0
    0.00
    48. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    21,382
    0.24
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.15
    97,159
    1.10
    50. Alcohol
    164
    0.15
    16,293
    0.18
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    12.94
    62
    2. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    3.35
    172
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    14.26
    119
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    4.19
    47
    5. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    2.72
    157
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    5.80
    84
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    5.28
    131
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    2.93
    167
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    4.02
    110
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    9.18
    6
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    1.09
    155
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    8.37
    111
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    135
    1.63
    146
    14. Leukemia
    1.69
    160
    2.33
    146
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    106
    0.45
    173
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.41
    130
    0.99
    163
    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.