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Compare Zambia and Poland 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Poland POLAND
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    119
    116
    118
     
    64.9
    70.6
    67.7
    33
    31
    34
    1970
    47.6
    50.8
    49.2
    125
    123
    126
     
    66.6
    73.3
    69.9
    29
    29
    31
    1980
    50.0
    53.4
    51.7
    139
    138
    137
     
    66.0
    74.4
    70.1
    52
    33
    46
    1990
    45.9
    50.3
    48.0
    171
    165
    166
     
    66.5
    75.5
    70.9
    70
    40
    55
    2000
    42.1
    45.6
    43.8
    181
    181
    181
     
    69.5
    77.9
    73.7
    64
    38
    44
    2010
    56.1
    60.0
    58.0
    163
    156
    158
     
    72.1
    80.4
    76.3
    58
    33
    41
    2016
    60.2
    64.4
    62.3
    158
    159
    160
     
    73.8
    81.6
    77.8
    54
    33
    40
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Poland POLAND
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.2
    64.4
    158
    159
     
    73.8
    81.6
    54
    33
    Age 5
    64.6
    68.4
    165
    158
     
    74.2
    81.9
    64
    35
    Age 10
    65.3
    69.0
    165
    158
     
    74.3
    82.0
    64
    35
    Age 15
    65.7
    69.4
    165
    158
     
    74.3
    82.0
    64
    35
    Age 20
    66.4
    70.0
    164
    158
     
    74.5
    82.1
    67
    35
    Age 25
    67.4
    70.7
    163
    158
     
    74.7
    82.2
    67
    36
    Age 30
    68.4
    71.6
    159
    157
     
    74.9
    82.2
    67
    36
    Age 35
    69.4
    72.5
    158
    155
     
    75.2
    82.3
    71
    36
    Age 40
    70.7
    73.6
    151
    152
     
    75.6
    82.4
    74
    37
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.8
    138
    149
     
    76.1
    82.6
    75
    38
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.9
    132
    147
     
    76.8
    83.0
    73
    38
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    128
    140
     
    77.8
    83.5
    71
    38
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.3
    123
    137
     
    79.1
    84.1
    68
    39
    Age 65
    78.4
    79.7
    119
    135
     
    80.8
    85.1
    62
    38
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.5
    118
    132
     
    82.8
    86.2
    58
    41
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.7
    121
    133
     
    85.1
    87.5
    58
    44
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.4
    117
    128
     
    87.6
    89.1
    56
    50
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.7
    120
    126
     
    90.5
    91.4
    60
    59
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Poland POLAND
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    188.78
    10
     
    2.61
    103
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    90.00
    40
     
    17.56
    139
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.07
    137
     
    148.09
    52
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    79.02
    16
     
    0.19
    175
    5. Stroke
    64.18
    120
     
    63.21
    123
    6. Tuberculosis
    62.59
    21
     
    0.92
    136
    7. Malaria
    42.32
    15
     
    0.00
    148
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.43
    24
     
    7.93
    139
    9. Cervical Cancer
    35.14
    6
     
    5.32
    123
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.05
    103
     
    10.13
    155
    11. Liver Disease
    24.73
    57
     
    14.85
    92
    12. Prostate Cancer
    23.03
    48
     
    15.94
    93
    13. Hypertension
    21.24
    49
     
    5.67
    148
    14. Lung Disease
    20.04
    108
     
    16.16
    144
    15. Meningitis
    16.95
    28
     
    0.34
    144
    16. Malnutrition
    15.57
    26
     
    0.16
    147
    17. Birth Trauma
    14.54
    33
     
    0.47
    162
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    13.71
    24
     
    1.62
    166
    19. Low Birth Weight
    13.11
    54
     
    2.90
    145
    20. Other Injuries
    12.40
    53
     
    4.69
    150
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    11.87
    42
     
    4.17
    147
    22. Breast Cancer
    11.69
    139
     
    15.36
    107
    23. Violence
    11.65
    36
     
    0.76
    174
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.47
    143
     
    23.31
    47
    25. Anemia
    11.18
    16
     
    0.01
    168
    26. Maternal Conditions
    10.88
    37
     
    0.03
    183
    27. Suicide
    10.88
    77
     
    18.46
    15
    28. Falls
    10.79
    42
     
    8.14
    55
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.86
    20
     
    2.25
    99
    30. Asthma
    8.21
    73
     
    0.86
    152
    31. Kidney Disease
    7.36
    155
     
    7.94
    149
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.84
    37
     
    2.94
    94
    33. Fires
    6.42
    29
     
    1.28
    109
    34. Drownings
    6.11
    59
     
    2.37
    115
    35. Skin Disease
    5.49
    16
     
    0.26
    165
    36. Lymphomas
    5.34
    86
     
    4.72
    97
    37. Epilepsy
    4.79
    31
     
    1.51
    108
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.71
    116
     
    18.48
    8
    39. Other Neoplasms
    4.42
    31
     
    4.42
    32
    40. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
     
    7.35
    67
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.09
    152
     
    16.55
    29
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.50
    125
     
    7.77
    11
    43. Liver Cancer
    3.24
    152
     
    3.16
    155
    44. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    88
     
    4.02
    67
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.97
    77
     
    1.65
    102
    46. Schistosomiasis
    2.90
    34
     
    0.00
    145
    47. Syphilis
    2.86
    29
     
    0.04
    152
    48. Poisonings
    2.41
    37
     
    0.28
    161
    49. Tetanus
    2.28
    19
     
    0.01
    140
    50. Bladder Cancer
    2.09
    84
     
    4.79
    13
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Poland POLAND
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    21,672
    18.73
     
    1,106
    0.32
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,454
    9.90
     
    11,872
    3.43
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,001
    7.78
     
    120
    0.03
    4. Malaria
    7,242
    6.26
     
    0
    0.00
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,182
    4.48
     
    105,478
    30.45
    6. Birth Trauma
    4,679
    4.04
     
    105
    0.03
    7. Tuberculosis
    4,675
    4.04
     
    544
    0.16
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,217
    3.64
     
    652
    0.19
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,005
    3.46
     
    3,618
    1.04
    10. Stroke
    3,939
    3.40
     
    44,754
    12.92
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,407
    2.94
     
    1,082
    0.31
    12. Malnutrition
    2,649
    2.29
     
    103
    0.03
    13. Meningitis
    2,555
    2.21
     
    168
    0.05
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    2,105
    1.82
     
    970
    0.28
    15. Other Injuries
    1,990
    1.72
     
    2,378
    0.69
    16. Liver Disease
    1,813
    1.57
     
    8,588
    2.48
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,575
    1.36
     
    7,006
    2.02
    18. Violence
    1,574
    1.36
     
    348
    0.10
    19. Maternal Conditions
    1,485
    1.28
     
    11
    0.00
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,353
    1.17
     
    1,749
    0.50
    21. Hypertension
    1,273
    1.10
     
    4,008
    1.16
    22. Lung Disease
    1,202
    1.04
     
    11,593
    3.35
    23. Anemia
    1,173
    1.01
     
    7
    0.00
    24. Drownings
    1,130
    0.98
     
    1,042
    0.30
    25. Suicide
    1,038
    0.90
     
    8,597
    2.48
    26. Falls
    967
    0.84
     
    5,179
    1.49
    27. Fires
    851
    0.74
     
    683
    0.20
    28. Syphilis
    762
    0.66
     
    13
    0.00
    29. Epilepsy
    657
    0.57
     
    742
    0.21
    30. Asthma
    630
    0.54
     
    574
    0.17
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    627
    0.54
     
    17,298
    4.99
    32. Kidney Disease
    622
    0.54
     
    5,500
    1.59
    33. Pertussis
    579
    0.50
     
    0
    0.00
    34. Prostate Cancer
    559
    0.48
     
    4,397
    1.27
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    548
    0.47
     
    1,459
    0.42
    36. Poisonings
    467
    0.40
     
    141
    0.04
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    463
    0.40
     
    1,967
    0.57
    38. Lymphomas
    460
    0.40
     
    3,058
    0.88
    39. Skin Disease
    450
    0.39
     
    164
    0.05
    40. Breast Cancer
    446
    0.39
     
    5,521
    1.59
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    377
    0.33
     
    12,746
    3.68
    42. Other Neoplasms
    343
    0.30
     
    3,017
    0.87
    43. Tetanus
    338
    0.29
     
    4
    0.00
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    274
    0.24
     
    11,446
    3.30
    45. Stomach Cancer
    266
    0.23
     
    4,983
    1.44
    46. Liver Cancer
    239
    0.21
     
    2,139
    0.62
    47. Schistosomiasis
    235
    0.20
     
    0
    0.00
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    230
    0.20
     
    1,093
    0.32
    49. Oral Cancer
    212
    0.18
     
    2,492
    0.72
    50. Hepatitis B
    149
    0.13
     
    38
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Zambia ZAMBIA   Poland POLAND
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    35.14
    6
     
    5.32
    123
    2. Prostate Cancer
    23.03
    48
     
    15.94
    93
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.69
    139
     
    15.36
    107
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.86
    20
     
    2.25
    99
    5. Lymphomas
    5.34
    86
     
    4.72
    97
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
     
    7.35
    67
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.09
    152
     
    16.55
    29
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.50
    125
     
    7.77
    11
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.24
    152
     
    3.16
    155
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    88
     
    4.02
    67
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.09
    84
     
    4.79
    13
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.81
    164
     
    34.26
    7
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.71
    135
     
    7.43
    35
    14. Leukemia
    1.64
    155
     
    4.15
    79
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.30
    129
     
    3.16
    48
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.20
    107
     
    3.19
    21
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.