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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 Macedonia 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 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 Afghanistan and Turkmenistan 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
     
      Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN   Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
     
    51.2
    58.3
    54.6
    86
    73
    79
    1970
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
     
    54.9
    62.1
    58.4
    92
    83
    87
    1980
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
     
    57.5
    64.6
    61.0
    109
    92
    98
    1990
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
     
    59.2
    67.1
    63.0
    126
    110
    115
    2000
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
     
    59.9
    67.9
    63.8
    129
    119
    122
    2010
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
     
    61.7
    70.1
    65.8
    138
    121
    130
    2015
    59.3
    61.9
    60.5
    159
    161
    161
     
    62.2
    70.5
    66.3
    143
    125
    132
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN   Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.3
    61.9
    159
    161
     
    62.2
    70.5
    143
    125
    Age 5
    65.4
    67.7
    151
    155
     
    66.0
    73.7
    146
    120
    Age 10
    65.9
    68.3
    153
    160
     
    66.5
    74.0
    147
    119
    Age 15
    66.4
    68.8
    153
    159
     
    66.7
    74.1
    149
    119
    Age 20
    67.1
    69.4
    151
    159
     
    66.9
    74.4
    155
    119
    Age 25
    67.9
    70.2
    147
    158
     
    67.3
    74.7
    156
    120
    Age 30
    68.8
    70.9
    146
    156
     
    67.8
    75.0
    159
    120
    Age 35
    69.6
    71.7
    145
    157
     
    68.4
    75.3
    166
    121
    Age 40
    70.4
    72.5
    148
    159
     
    69.1
    75.7
    168
    123
    Age 45
    71.3
    73.3
    157
    163
     
    70.0
    76.2
    172
    123
    Age 50
    72.4
    74.3
    158
    165
     
    71.1
    76.8
    173
    122
    Age 55
    73.7
    75.4
    161
    168
     
    72.6
    77.5
    175
    122
    Age 60
    75.3
    76.7
    161
    169
     
    74.5
    78.6
    175
    121
    Age 65
    77.2
    78.3
    164
    169
     
    76.9
    80.2
    170
    120
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.3
    161
    168
     
    79.5
    82.0
    153
    119
    Age 75
    82.1
    82.7
    158
    164
     
    82.8
    84.6
    120
    100
    Age 80
    85.2
    85.6
    159
    162
     
    85.8
    87.1
    118
    99
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.1
    163
    165
     
    89.5
    90.3
    101
    92
    Age 90
    92.7
    93.0
    163
    164
     
    93.4
    93.9
    96
    90
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.3
    161
    158
     
    97.6
    97.9
    85
    80
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.8
    146
    152
     
    102.1
    102.2
    72
    62
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN   Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    263.34
    11
     
    411.10
    1
    2. Stroke
    154.41
    14
     
    170.80
    6
    3. Tuberculosis
    83.56
    13
     
    10.17
    72
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.21
    61
     
    32.30
    94
    5. War
    44.46
    3
     
    0.00
    171
    6. Other Injuries
    38.08
    1
     
    10.34
    69
    7. Lung Disease
    37.62
    27
     
    16.94
    141
    8. Kidney Disease
    32.37
    21
     
    18.92
    69
    9. Breast Cancer
    25.76
    15
     
    10.34
    155
    10. Liver Disease
    24.85
    55
     
    54.60
    5
    11. Low Birth Weight
    24.58
    13
     
    17.48
    33
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.53
    43
     
    20.69
    65
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.82
    106
     
    19.97
    114
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    22.93
    53
     
    9.13
    67
    15. Asthma
    19.26
    17
     
    1.60
    126
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.73
    90
     
    17.64
    93
    17. Birth Trauma
    18.51
    18
     
    12.32
    41
    18. Hypertension
    16.62
    65
     
    17.64
    60
    19. Maternal Conditions
    15.69
    24
     
    0.62
    107
    20. Stomach Cancer
    14.79
    22
     
    16.99
    11
    21. Falls
    13.44
    24
     
    3.84
    121
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    12.02
    40
     
    13.89
    20
    23. Drownings
    11.89
    14
     
    5.08
    76
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.76
    14
     
    19.73
    2
    25. Oral Cancer
    8.53
    9
     
    4.36
    57
    26. Violence
    8.34
    68
     
    4.08
    107
    27. Meningitis
    7.94
    40
     
    2.12
    73
    28. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    114
     
    12.89
    93
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.66
    29
     
    3.51
    82
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    7.56
    66
     
    3.34
    131
    31. Cervical Cancer
    7.51
    97
     
    6.01
    117
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.38
    59
     
    5.43
    97
    33. Other Neoplasms
    6.98
    7
     
    1.70
    123
    34. Suicide
    6.92
    129
     
    10.34
    86
    35. Lymphomas
    6.62
    49
     
    4.00
    120
    36. Liver Cancer
    6.08
    76
     
    7.00
    59
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    129
     
    6.35
    110
    38. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    162
     
    1.85
    177
    39. Uterin Cancer
    4.62
    21
     
    1.89
    98
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.39
    47
     
    4.75
    38
    41. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    94
     
    2.27
    165
    42. Measles
    3.75
    18
     
    0.00
    178
    43. Malnutrition
    3.63
    71
     
    0.29
    134
    44. Epilepsy
    3.57
    46
     
    3.20
    52
    45. Bladder Cancer
    3.06
    56
     
    1.81
    99
    46. Leukemia
    2.75
    129
     
    2.83
    126
    47. Pertussis
    2.49
    13
     
    0.30
    82
    48. Skin Disease
    2.47
    70
     
    0.13
    170
    49. Fires
    1.98
    80
     
    5.08
    43
    50. Tetanus
    1.75
    30
     
    0.22
    73
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN   Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30,077
    12.85
     
    13,169
    34.58
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,770
    10.16
     
    1,666
    4.37
    3. Stroke
    18,204
    7.78
     
    5,737
    15.06
    4. Low Birth Weight
    13,733
    5.87
     
    1,042
    2.74
    5. War
    13,330
    5.70
     
    0
    0.00
    6. Tuberculosis
    13,325
    5.69
     
    468
    1.23
    7. Other Injuries
    12,476
    5.33
     
    527
    1.38
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    12,146
    5.19
     
    530
    1.39
    9. Birth Trauma
    10,342
    4.42
     
    734
    1.93
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    6,096
    2.60
     
    818
    2.15
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,938
    2.11
     
    933
    2.45
    12. Kidney Disease
    4,677
    2.00
     
    760
    2.00
    13. Drownings
    4,649
    1.99
     
    279
    0.73
    14. Maternal Conditions
    4,486
    1.92
     
    36
    0.09
    15. Lung Disease
    4,406
    1.88
     
    584
    1.53
    16. Falls
    4,299
    1.84
     
    186
    0.49
    17. Liver Disease
    3,804
    1.63
     
    2,322
    6.10
    18. Meningitis
    3,551
    1.52
     
    116
    0.30
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,042
    1.30
     
    763
    2.00
    20. Asthma
    2,874
    1.23
     
    61
    0.16
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    2,449
    1.05
     
    178
    0.47
    22. Violence
    2,272
    0.97
     
    225
    0.59
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,076
    0.89
     
    554
    1.45
    24. Measles
    2,043
    0.87
     
    0
    0.00
    25. Breast Cancer
    2,008
    0.86
     
    238
    0.62
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,853
    0.79
     
    631
    1.66
    27. Hypertension
    1,832
    0.78
     
    605
    1.59
    28. Suicide
    1,796
    0.77
     
    539
    1.42
    29. Malnutrition
    1,598
    0.68
     
    16
    0.04
    30. Pertussis
    1,364
    0.58
     
    18
    0.05
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,351
    0.58
     
    706
    1.85
    32. Lymphomas
    1,283
    0.55
     
    185
    0.49
    33. Epilepsy
    1,239
    0.53
     
    180
    0.47
    34. Oral Cancer
    1,202
    0.51
     
    172
    0.45
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,164
    0.50
     
    244
    0.64
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,163
    0.50
     
    150
    0.39
    37. Other Neoplasms
    1,076
    0.46
     
    88
    0.23
    38. Lung Cancers
    1,058
    0.45
     
    542
    1.42
    39. Tetanus
    917
    0.39
     
    13
    0.03
    40. Syphilis
    916
    0.39
     
    38
    0.10
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    824
    0.35
     
    256
    0.67
    42. Leukemia
    796
    0.34
     
    141
    0.37
    43. Liver Cancer
    793
    0.34
     
    265
    0.70
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    781
    0.33
     
    233
    0.61
    45. Cervical Cancer
    602
    0.26
     
    133
    0.35
    46. Fires
    587
    0.25
     
    265
    0.70
    47. Poisonings
    515
    0.22
     
    64
    0.17
    48. Appendicitis
    504
    0.22
     
    23
    0.06
    49. Bladder Cancer
    353
    0.15
     
    63
    0.17
    50. HIV/AIDS
    348
    0.15
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN   Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.76
    15
     
    10.34
    155
    2. Stomach Cancer
    14.79
    22
     
    16.99
    11
    3. Oesophagus Cancer
    10.76
    14
     
    19.73
    2
    4. Oral Cancer
    8.53
    9
     
    4.36
    57
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    114
     
    12.89
    93
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.51
    97
     
    6.01
    117
    7. Lymphomas
    6.62
    49
     
    4.00
    120
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.08
    76
     
    7.00
    59
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    129
     
    6.35
    110
    10. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    162
     
    1.85
    177
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.62
    21
     
    1.89
    98
    12. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    94
     
    2.27
    165
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.06
    56
     
    1.81
    99
    14. Leukemia
    2.75
    129
     
    2.83
    126
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.54
    141
     
    2.32
    117
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    88
     
    1.19
    109
     
     
     
    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.