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Zambia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Zambia and Madagascar 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.

Madagascar
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Zambia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
           
    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
     
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
    1970
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
    1980
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
     
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
    1990
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
     
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
    2000
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
     
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
    2010
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
     
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
    2016
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
     
    64.6
    67.6
    66.1
    134
    139
    137
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
    64.6
    67.6
    134
    139
    Age 5
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
    67.9
    70.6
    135
    142
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
    68.5
    71.1
    132
    142
    Age 15
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
    68.8
    71.3
    132
    142
    Age 20
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
    69.4
    71.8
    128
    141
    Age 25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
    69.9
    72.3
    127
    141
    Age 30
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
    70.5
    72.9
    127
    145
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
    71.1
    73.5
    126
    145
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
    71.9
    74.2
    124
    145
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
    72.8
    74.9
    125
    148
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
    73.8
    75.7
    126
    150
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
    75.0
    76.6
    127
    151
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
    76.4
    77.7
    128
    155
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
    78.1
    79.1
    132
    153
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
    80.3
    81.0
    128
    152
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
    82.9
    83.4
    124
    142
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
    86.0
    86.3
    115
    131
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
    89.5
    89.7
    97
    120
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    169.23
    11
    7.90
    79
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.84
    126
    100.51
    125
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92.42
    36
    79.06
    42
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.71
    28
    67.55
    31
    5. Stroke
    65.84
    98
    123.94
    27
    6. Tuberculosis
    54.53
    25
    75.08
    17
    7. Malaria
    42.02
    16
    17.20
    35
    8. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    28.48
    10
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.62
    31
    42.67
    11
    10. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    43.60
    16
    11. Liver Disease
    28.54
    40
    16.49
    89
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.17
    105
    22.17
    113
    13. Malnutrition
    24.82
    18
    28.84
    10
    14. Lung Disease
    23.11
    86
    39.85
    28
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.71
    102
    18.42
    127
    16. Hypertension
    20.63
    36
    29.18
    17
    17. Meningitis
    20.28
    26
    13.22
    34
    18. Falls
    17.62
    20
    10.65
    45
    19. Birth Trauma
    15.35
    29
    11.20
    48
    20. Low Birth Weight
    14.67
    45
    11.81
    61
    21. Other Injuries
    13.13
    37
    8.82
    74
    22. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    16.99
    86
    23. Suicide
    11.31
    61
    6.91
    122
    24. Maternal Conditions
    11.04
    35
    13.18
    30
    25. Kidney Disease
    10.72
    126
    6.77
    152
    26. Violence
    10.55
    43
    7.25
    72
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    8.68
    21
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    8.97
    62
    7.47
    96
    29. Asthma
    8.46
    60
    15.91
    23
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.31
    29
    6.33
    52
    31. Fires
    6.48
    22
    4.61
    42
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    58
    3.85
    112
    33. Drownings
    6.18
    46
    4.16
    81
    34. Skin Disease
    6.05
    15
    3.24
    66
    35. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    5.90
    74
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.57
    88
    8.43
    39
    37. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    5.20
    100
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.67
    29
    3.14
    75
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    7.67
    95
    40. Hepatitis B
    3.97
    17
    1.69
    46
    41. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    3.74
    138
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    2.25
    165
    43. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    7.91
    15
    44. Epilepsy
    2.93
    39
    1.97
    76
    45. Schistosomiasis
    2.83
    30
    1.80
    38
    46. Poisonings
    2.73
    22
    2.74
    21
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.41
    80
    4.93
    39
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    2.75
    68
    49. Alcohol
    2.20
    69
    1.33
    115
    50. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    7.94
    113
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    21,198
    19.05
    1,570
    1.14
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,590
    9.52
    13,904
    10.11
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8,100
    7.28
    10,832
    7.88
    4. Malaria
    6,732
    6.05
    3,684
    2.68
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,198
    4.67
    9,065
    6.59
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,904
    4.41
    4,782
    3.48
    7. Tuberculosis
    4,760
    4.28
    11,819
    8.59
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,687
    4.21
    5,045
    3.67
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,206
    3.78
    7,716
    5.61
    10. Malnutrition
    3,795
    3.41
    5,533
    4.02
    11. Stroke
    3,607
    3.24
    12,365
    8.99
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,812
    2.53
    3,102
    2.26
    13. Meningitis
    2,535
    2.28
    2,637
    1.92
    14. Liver Disease
    2,071
    1.86
    1,993
    1.45
    15. Other Injuries
    1,874
    1.68
    1,821
    1.32
    16. Violence
    1,682
    1.51
    1,710
    1.24
    17. Maternal Conditions
    1,582
    1.42
    2,959
    2.15
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,475
    1.33
    2,174
    1.58
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,298
    1.17
    1,866
    1.36
    20. Lung Disease
    1,205
    1.08
    3,635
    2.64
    21. Falls
    1,194
    1.07
    1,164
    0.85
    22. Hypertension
    1,050
    0.94
    2,714
    1.97
    23. Suicide
    1,015
    0.91
    973
    0.71
    24. Drownings
    988
    0.89
    994
    0.72
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    931
    0.84
    1,282
    0.93
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    773
    0.69
    671
    0.49
    27. Fires
    766
    0.69
    823
    0.60
    28. Kidney Disease
    752
    0.68
    744
    0.54
    29. Asthma
    614
    0.55
    2,072
    1.51
    30. Prostate Cancer
    599
    0.54
    1,574
    1.14
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    554
    0.50
    929
    0.68
    32. Skin Disease
    534
    0.48
    401
    0.29
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    513
    0.46
    658
    0.48
    34. Poisonings
    488
    0.44
    826
    0.60
    35. Syphilis
    486
    0.44
    1,192
    0.87
    36. Lymphomas
    467
    0.42
    812
    0.59
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    0.38
    1,089
    0.79
    38. Breast Cancer
    423
    0.38
    1,112
    0.81
    39. Epilepsy
    417
    0.37
    393
    0.29
    40. Hepatitis B
    368
    0.33
    252
    0.18
    41. Other Neoplasms
    343
    0.31
    377
    0.27
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    274
    0.25
    890
    0.65
    43. Tetanus
    270
    0.24
    171
    0.12
    44. Stomach Cancer
    259
    0.23
    567
    0.41
    45. Liver Cancer
    252
    0.23
    496
    0.36
    46. Oral Cancer
    218
    0.20
    983
    0.71
    47. Schistosomiasis
    215
    0.19
    224
    0.16
    48. Appendicitis
    192
    0.17
    197
    0.14
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.15
    616
    0.45
    50. Alcohol
    164
    0.15
    165
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    35.01
    6
    28.48
    10
    2. Prostate Cancer
    29.58
    37
    43.60
    16
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.59
    135
    16.99
    86
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.84
    18
    8.68
    21
    5. Lymphomas
    5.69
    82
    5.90
    74
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.79
    111
    5.20
    100
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    145
    7.67
    95
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    141
    3.74
    138
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.63
    124
    2.25
    165
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.31
    85
    7.91
    15
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.31
    85
    2.75
    68
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.13
    162
    7.94
    113
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    135
    2.66
    114
    14. Leukemia
    1.69
    160
    3.83
    90
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    106
    1.47
    103
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.41
    130
    1.84
    102
    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.