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Zimbabwe
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Zimbabwe and United States 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.

United States
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Zimbabwe Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    50.1
    53.3
    51.6
    89
    90
    89
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
    1970
    53.4
    56.7
    55.0
    99
    97
    97
     
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
    1980
    57.6
    61.2
    59.3
    107
    108
    108
     
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
    1990
    59.0
    63.7
    61.3
    129
    121
    125
     
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
    2000
    46.0
    46.0
    46.0
    175
    180
    177
     
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
    2010
    51.4
    53.5
    52.4
    174
    175
    175
     
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
    2016
    59.6
    63.1
    61.4
    163
    162
    162
     
    76.0
    81.0
    78.5
    37
    37
    34
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.6
    63.1
    163
    162
    76.0
    81.0
    37
    37
    Age 5
    63.4
    66.4
    171
    168
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    Age 10
    64.0
    67.0
    171
    170
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
    Age 15
    64.4
    67.4
    171
    171
    76.7
    81.6
    38
    39
    Age 20
    65.1
    68.0
    171
    172
    76.9
    81.7
    39
    39
    Age 25
    65.9
    68.7
    172
    173
    77.3
    81.8
    39
    39
    Age 30
    66.8
    69.6
    172
    171
    77.7
    82.0
    38
    39
    Age 35
    67.9
    70.8
    172
    169
    78.2
    82.3
    37
    37
    Age 40
    69.3
    72.3
    173
    167
    78.7
    82.6
    35
    36
    Age 45
    71.0
    73.8
    167
    163
    79.2
    82.9
    35
    36
    Age 50
    72.8
    75.3
    153
    156
    79.8
    83.3
    34
    35
    Age 55
    74.8
    76.7
    132
    149
    80.6
    84.0
    30
    35
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.1
    121
    141
    81.8
    84.7
    29
    34
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.6
    115
    136
    83.1
    85.7
    28
    33
    Age 70
    80.7
    81.5
    112
    133
    84.7
    86.8
    23
    30
    Age 75
    83.1
    83.7
    115
    132
    86.6
    88.3
    18
    25
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.4
    113
    127
    88.7
    90.1
    14
    20
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    113
    122
    91.4
    92.3
    16
    23
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    279.19
    4
    1.60
    111
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    111.13
    24
    10.85
    152
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.47
    124
    79.21
    139
    4. Stroke
    68.44
    96
    22.51
    167
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    61.90
    1
    10.92
    120
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.93
    30
    15.27
    134
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.44
    46
    1.65
    118
    8. Prostate Cancer
    31.89
    30
    12.84
    121
    9. Lung Disease
    30.90
    55
    30.74
    56
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.02
    64
    32.44
    44
    11. Cervical Cancer
    27.43
    13
    3.21
    138
    12. Malnutrition
    26.34
    13
    0.90
    102
    13. Kidney Disease
    25.36
    48
    10.83
    124
    14. Suicide
    19.13
    13
    13.67
    34
    15. Maternal Conditions
    17.29
    19
    0.21
    136
    16. Low Birth Weight
    16.78
    34
    3.27
    143
    17. Violence
    15.01
    22
    6.97
    74
    18. Meningitis
    13.70
    33
    0.18
    167
    19. Asthma
    13.20
    34
    1.01
    142
    20. Other Injuries
    13.18
    36
    5.00
    139
    21. Birth Trauma
    12.87
    44
    0.58
    158
    22. Tuberculosis
    12.47
    65
    0.11
    177
    23. Hypertension
    12.39
    91
    7.72
    125
    24. Liver Disease
    12.14
    109
    10.89
    118
    25. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    136
    17.49
    81
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    11.48
    23
    4.59
    140
    27. Lymphomas
    10.36
    3
    7.01
    39
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.59
    31
    6.21
    73
    29. Malaria
    9.41
    38
    0.00
    182
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.51
    35
    8.65
    34
    31. Falls
    7.79
    65
    5.56
    83
    32. Stomach Cancer
    7.28
    68
    2.56
    171
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.08
    26
    3.41
    62
    34. Liver Cancer
    6.82
    64
    5.22
    98
    35. Fires
    6.62
    20
    0.80
    127
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.09
    116
    11.44
    64
    37. Epilepsy
    5.08
    11
    0.74
    163
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.02
    37
    0.62
    154
    39. Skin Disease
    4.25
    45
    0.90
    126
    40. Lung Cancers
    3.92
    142
    27.80
    22
    41. Drownings
    3.86
    84
    1.42
    140
    42. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    129
    5.20
    64
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.45
    85
    0.57
    172
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    109
    7.96
    23
    45. Alcohol
    2.76
    46
    2.60
    50
    46. Drug Use
    2.60
    27
    10.81
    2
    47. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    131
    2.28
    126
    48. Poisonings
    2.14
    40
    0.83
    75
    49. Uterin Cancer
    2.04
    94
    3.40
    41
    50. Leukemia
    1.91
    156
    5.06
    26
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    29,897
    25.18
    6,272
    0.26
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,240
    9.47
    66,211
    2.75
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,667
    6.46
    38,203
    1.59
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,896
    4.96
    500,312
    20.80
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,323
    4.48
    9,809
    0.41
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,828
    4.07
    7,259
    0.30
    7. Stroke
    4,825
    4.06
    147,277
    6.12
    8. Malnutrition
    4,123
    3.47
    6,333
    0.26
    9. Birth Trauma
    3,703
    3.12
    1,286
    0.05
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,590
    3.02
    84,332
    3.51
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,064
    2.58
    12,901
    0.54
    12. Maternal Conditions
    2,767
    2.33
    595
    0.02
    13. Violence
    2,439
    2.05
    21,059
    0.88
    14. Meningitis
    1,887
    1.59
    672
    0.03
    15. Lung Disease
    1,838
    1.55
    193,160
    8.03
    16. Suicide
    1,728
    1.46
    49,394
    2.05
    17. Malaria
    1,715
    1.44
    1
    0.00
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,697
    1.43
    66,492
    2.76
    19. Other Injuries
    1,571
    1.32
    23,688
    0.98
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,554
    1.31
    259,480
    10.79
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,185
    1.00
    577
    0.02
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,100
    0.93
    8,569
    0.36
    23. Asthma
    974
    0.82
    4,225
    0.18
    24. Lymphomas
    965
    0.81
    40,446
    1.68
    25. Liver Disease
    888
    0.75
    49,789
    2.07
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    786
    0.66
    32,518
    1.35
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    772
    0.65
    45,398
    1.89
    28. Hypertension
    750
    0.63
    46,454
    1.93
    29. Prostate Cancer
    739
    0.62
    35,577
    1.48
    30. Fires
    695
    0.59
    3,155
    0.13
    31. Epilepsy
    602
    0.51
    2,861
    0.12
    32. Liver Cancer
    546
    0.46
    27,895
    1.16
    33. Falls
    529
    0.45
    36,157
    1.50
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    528
    0.44
    3,722
    0.15
    35. Drownings
    513
    0.43
    4,569
    0.19
    36. Breast Cancer
    497
    0.42
    49,396
    2.05
    37. Stomach Cancer
    444
    0.37
    13,637
    0.57
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    427
    0.36
    18,400
    0.76
    39. Syphilis
    404
    0.34
    70
    0.00
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    395
    0.33
    63,042
    2.62
    41. Poisonings
    360
    0.30
    2,913
    0.12
    42. Skin Disease
    310
    0.26
    5,186
    0.22
    43. Drug Use
    303
    0.26
    35,986
    1.50
    44. Encephalitis
    264
    0.22
    7,523
    0.31
    45. Lung Cancers
    244
    0.21
    155,592
    6.47
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    230
    0.19
    3,326
    0.14
    47. Leukemia
    197
    0.17
    27,618
    1.15
    48. Alcohol
    196
    0.17
    10,600
    0.44
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    173
    0.15
    44,670
    1.86
    50. Oral Cancer
    157
    0.13
    12,119
    0.50
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE   United States UNITED STATES
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    31.89
    30
    12.84
    121
    2. Cervical Cancer
    27.43
    13
    3.21
    138
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    136
    17.49
    81
    4. Lymphomas
    10.36
    3
    7.01
    39
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.28
    68
    2.56
    171
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.08
    26
    3.41
    62
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.82
    64
    5.22
    98
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.09
    116
    11.44
    64
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.92
    142
    27.80
    22
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    129
    5.20
    64
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    109
    7.96
    23
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    131
    2.28
    126
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.04
    94
    3.40
    41
    14. Leukemia
    1.91
    156
    5.06
    26
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.56
    127
    3.09
    54
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.56
    97
    2.59
    34
    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.