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Compare Algeria and Latvia 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
     
      Algeria ALGERIA   Latvia LATVIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    103
    108
    103
     
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
    1970
    52.3
    54.3
    53.3
    104
    110
    106
     
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
    1980
    58.9
    61.2
    60.0
    99
    109
    105
     
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
    1990
    65.8
    68.3
    67.0
    80
    102
    95
     
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
    2000
    69.6
    73.2
    71.3
    61
    91
    77
     
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
    2010
    73.0
    76.5
    74.7
    49
    78
    61
     
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
    2016
    75.4
    77.4
    76.4
    38
    84
    54
     
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Algeria ALGERIA   Latvia LATVIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.4
    77.4
    38
    84
     
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    Age 5
    77.4
    79.3
    33
    67
     
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    Age 10
    77.5
    79.4
    33
    66
     
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    Age 15
    77.7
    79.5
    33
    66
     
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    Age 20
    77.9
    79.7
    33
    65
     
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    Age 25
    78.2
    79.8
    33
    64
     
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    Age 30
    78.5
    80.0
    33
    66
     
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    Age 35
    78.7
    80.2
    33
    65
     
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    Age 40
    79.1
    80.5
    33
    66
     
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    Age 45
    79.4
    80.8
    32
    66
     
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    Age 50
    79.9
    81.3
    31
    63
     
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    Age 55
    80.5
    81.8
    33
    61
     
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    Age 60
    81.4
    82.5
    34
    62
     
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    Age 65
    82.5
    83.4
    33
    67
     
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    Age 70
    83.9
    84.5
    40
    68
     
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    Age 75
    85.6
    85.9
    43
    75
     
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    Age 80
    87.9
    87.9
    46
    79
     
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    Age 85
    90.8
    90.6
    44
    83
     
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Algeria ALGERIA   Latvia LATVIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.05
    102
     
    206.28
    25
    2. Stroke
    74.66
    108
     
    104.98
    62
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    34.95
    72
     
    11.88
    148
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.43
    23
     
    5.38
    162
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.82
    100
     
    12.99
    154
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.91
    53
     
    8.85
    134
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.00
    51
     
    7.79
    151
    8. Breast Cancer
    17.88
    77
     
    19.40
    66
    9. Hypertension
    13.89
    91
     
    12.15
    102
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.38
    23
     
    26.97
    5
    11. Low Birth Weight
    10.28
    71
     
    1.76
    159
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    9.31
    75
     
    4.30
    144
    13. Tuberculosis
    9.23
    77
     
    2.74
    107
    14. Lung Disease
    8.77
    178
     
    8.06
    181
    15. Lung Cancers
    8.67
    105
     
    25.54
    32
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    103
     
    18.04
    15
    17. Liver Disease
    6.78
    149
     
    13.92
    97
    18. Other Injuries
    6.43
    117
     
    7.15
    105
    19. Birth Trauma
    6.40
    71
     
    3.51
    83
    20. Lymphomas
    5.51
    81
     
    5.85
    70
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.22
    76
     
    0.13
    178
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.21
    103
     
    12.82
    29
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    97
     
    1.33
    171
    24. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    165
     
    28.65
    31
    25. Asthma
    4.68
    88
     
    0.99
    145
    26. Falls
    4.54
    108
     
    6.26
    74
    27. Fires
    4.30
    53
     
    4.34
    51
    28. Violence
    4.20
    106
     
    5.66
    87
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    121
     
    8.04
    8
    30. Leukemia
    3.65
    104
     
    5.43
    12
    31. Cervical Cancer
    3.52
    135
     
    6.01
    116
    32. Suicide
    3.19
    166
     
    17.74
    17
    33. Malnutrition
    2.86
    78
     
    0.05
    164
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.71
    96
     
    5.83
    29
    35. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    71
     
    5.40
    8
    36. Maternal Conditions
    2.28
    73
     
    0.20
    137
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.16
    112
     
    3.54
    80
    38. Other Neoplasms
    2.11
    113
     
    2.25
    111
    39. Drownings
    2.04
    124
     
    6.83
    50
    40. Skin Disease
    1.91
    86
     
    1.48
    98
    41. Epilepsy
    1.72
    93
     
    1.72
    94
    42. Pancreas Cancer
    1.70
    136
     
    9.18
    10
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.69
    99
     
    1.16
    124
    44. Meningitis
    1.63
    81
     
    0.30
    150
    45. Liver Cancer
    1.44
    180
     
    3.62
    144
    46. Drug Use
    1.30
    92
     
    3.32
    29
    47. Encephalitis
    1.20
    50
     
    0.67
    85
    48. Poisonings
    1.05
    79
     
    1.06
    77
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.81
    63
     
    0.21
    136
    50. Appendicitis
    0.69
    74
     
    0.09
    150
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Algeria ALGERIA   Latvia LATVIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    33,777
    19.44
     
    9,688
    36.45
    2. Stroke
    22,917
    13.19
     
    5,084
    19.13
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,859
    6.25
     
    516
    1.94
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9,948
    5.72
     
    438
    1.65
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,416
    5.42
     
    195
    0.73
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,296
    5.35
     
    262
    0.99
    7. Kidney Disease
    7,028
    4.04
     
    354
    1.33
    8. Low Birth Weight
    5,324
    3.06
     
    19
    0.07
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    4,585
    2.64
     
    59
    0.22
    10. Hypertension
    4,224
    2.43
     
    568
    2.14
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,806
    2.19
     
    789
    2.97
    12. Birth Trauma
    3,317
    1.91
     
    38
    0.14
    13. Tuberculosis
    3,129
    1.80
     
    79
    0.30
    14. Breast Cancer
    3,115
    1.79
     
    459
    1.73
    15. Lung Cancers
    2,746
    1.58
     
    1,015
    3.82
    16. Lung Disease
    2,664
    1.53
     
    352
    1.32
    17. Other Injuries
    2,382
    1.37
     
    208
    0.78
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,298
    1.32
     
    808
    3.04
    19. Liver Disease
    2,207
    1.27
     
    393
    1.48
    20. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,124
    1.22
     
    4
    0.02
    21. Lymphomas
    1,817
    1.05
     
    229
    0.86
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    1,792
    1.03
     
    49
    0.18
    23. Stomach Cancer
    1,673
    0.96
     
    523
    1.97
    24. Violence
    1,668
    0.96
     
    132
    0.50
    25. Falls
    1,522
    0.88
     
    200
    0.75
    26. Fires
    1,522
    0.88
     
    125
    0.47
    27. Asthma
    1,468
    0.84
     
    43
    0.16
    28. Leukemia
    1,268
    0.73
     
    216
    0.81
    29. Suicide
    1,225
    0.70
     
    427
    1.61
    30. Malnutrition
    985
    0.57
     
    1
    0.00
    31. Maternal Conditions
    944
    0.54
     
    3
    0.01
    32. Oral Cancer
    905
    0.52
     
    204
    0.77
    33. Drownings
    802
    0.46
     
    158
    0.59
    34. Bladder Cancer
    796
    0.46
     
    251
    0.94
    35. Prostate Cancer
    690
    0.40
     
    450
    1.69
    36. Other Neoplasms
    681
    0.39
     
    102
    0.38
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    675
    0.39
     
    149
    0.56
    38. Epilepsy
    661
    0.38
     
    40
    0.15
    39. Meningitis
    629
    0.36
     
    10
    0.04
    40. Ovary Cancer
    609
    0.35
     
    183
    0.69
    41. Skin Disease
    606
    0.35
     
    62
    0.23
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    573
    0.33
     
    49
    0.18
    43. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.33
     
    136
    0.51
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    545
    0.31
     
    383
    1.44
    45. Encephalitis
    466
    0.27
     
    19
    0.07
    46. Liver Cancer
    457
    0.26
     
    142
    0.53
    47. Drug Use
    445
    0.26
     
    75
    0.28
    48. Poisonings
    419
    0.24
     
    27
    0.10
    49. Hepatitis B
    273
    0.16
     
    5
    0.02
    50. Appendicitis
    235
    0.14
     
    4
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Algeria ALGERIA   Latvia LATVIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    17.88
    77
     
    19.40
    66
    2. Lung Cancers
    8.67
    105
     
    25.54
    32
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.09
    103
     
    18.04
    15
    4. Lymphomas
    5.51
    81
     
    5.85
    70
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.21
    103
     
    12.82
    29
    6. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    165
     
    28.65
    31
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    121
     
    8.04
    8
    8. Leukemia
    3.65
    104
     
    5.43
    12
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.52
    135
     
    6.01
    116
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.71
    96
     
    5.83
    29
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    71
     
    5.40
    8
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.70
    136
     
    9.18
    10
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.44
    180
     
    3.62
    144
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    175
     
    3.72
    56
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    159
     
    3.55
    16
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.39
    178
     
    6.27
    7
     
     
     
    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.