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Compare Arab Emirates and Jordan health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Jordan JORDAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    84
    85
    84
     
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    76
    77
    78
     
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    66.1
    70.4
    68.2
    49
    65
    59
     
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    71.2
    75.3
    73.2
    33
    45
    36
     
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    75.6
    79.9
    77.7
    14
    27
    23
     
    69.1
    72.5
    70.7
    65
    92
    77
    2010
    75.5
    77.7
    76.2
    35
    57
    43
     
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2015
    76.4
    78.6
    77.1
    35
    57
    43
     
    72.5
    75.9
    74.1
    70
    96
    84
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Jordan JORDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.4
    78.6
    35
    57
     
    72.5
    75.9
    70
    96
    Age 5
    77.0
    79.1
    36
    65
     
    73.9
    77.2
    63
    92
    Age 10
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    67
     
    74.0
    77.3
    62
    93
    Age 15
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    67
     
    74.1
    77.4
    64
    94
    Age 20
    77.4
    79.3
    36
    69
     
    74.3
    77.5
    63
    94
    Age 25
    77.6
    79.4
    37
    71
     
    74.6
    77.7
    67
    92
    Age 30
    77.8
    79.4
    37
    72
     
    74.8
    77.8
    70
    92
    Age 35
    77.9
    79.5
    38
    73
     
    75.0
    78.1
    75
    93
    Age 40
    78.1
    79.6
    40
    76
     
    75.3
    78.3
    77
    93
    Age 45
    78.3
    79.7
    41
    79
     
    75.7
    78.6
    79
    95
    Age 50
    78.6
    79.9
    42
    83
     
    76.2
    79.1
    81
    96
    Age 55
    79.1
    80.3
    47
    85
     
    76.9
    79.6
    81
    94
    Age 60
    79.8
    80.9
    54
    89
     
    78.0
    80.4
    81
    95
    Age 65
    81.2
    82.2
    55
    87
     
    79.3
    81.4
    84
    96
    Age 70
    82.7
    83.6
    59
    82
     
    81.1
    82.7
    90
    98
    Age 75
    84.7
    85.5
    60
    81
     
    83.3
    84.5
    94
    102
    Age 80
    87.3
    87.9
    61
    80
     
    86.0
    86.9
    106
    105
    Age 85
    90.3
    90.8
    69
    77
     
    89.2
    89.9
    111
    105
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.2
    63
    75
     
    93.0
    93.5
    123
    110
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.1
    63
    61
     
    97.2
    97.5
    125
    108
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.4
    61
    54
     
    101.8
    102.0
    109
    95
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Jordan JORDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    164.56
    28
     
    131.70
    46
    2. Stroke
    72.72
    104
     
    86.15
    92
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.35
    66
     
    53.14
    25
    4. Hypertension
    21.33
    45
     
    34.94
    16
    5. Lung Disease
    18.88
    87
     
    18.21
    92
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.87
    130
     
    20.08
    114
    7. Endocrine Disorders
    12.79
    38
     
    7.48
    70
    8. Lung Cancers
    12.05
    86
     
    14.88
    74
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.70
    122
     
    25.00
    36
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.11
    108
     
    30.47
    8
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.06
    131
     
    21.95
    31
    12. Liver Disease
    10.16
    113
     
    10.50
    112
    13. Prostate Cancer
    8.64
    135
     
    11.92
    112
    14. Lymphomas
    8.30
    6
     
    7.56
    21
    15. Asthma
    7.97
    63
     
    3.21
    100
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.52
    97
     
    16.54
    28
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.39
    117
     
    11.07
    29
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.10
    105
     
    1.96
    167
    19. Stomach Cancer
    6.04
    79
     
    5.40
    94
    20. Liver Cancer
    5.78
    79
     
    4.36
    107
    21. Cervical Cancer
    5.73
    113
     
    0.91
    171
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.39
    45
     
    3.90
    64
    23. Other Injuries
    5.35
    145
     
    7.34
    122
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.09
    113
     
    10.33
    71
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.00
    75
     
    2.43
    108
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.99
    68
     
    3.63
    111
    27. Falls
    4.15
    103
     
    3.57
    118
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    71
     
    4.08
    74
    29. Suicide
    3.24
    145
     
    1.98
    161
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.02
    75
     
    0.88
    148
    31. Leukemia
    2.56
    129
     
    5.24
    25
    32. Violence
    2.43
    120
     
    6.62
    77
    33. Bladder Cancer
    2.33
    77
     
    3.76
    42
    34. Fires
    2.08
    91
     
    3.14
    73
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    130
     
    1.51
    150
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.75
    95
     
    1.55
    104
    37. Other Neoplasms
    1.72
    124
     
    3.50
    54
    38. Malnutrition
    1.71
    92
     
    0.85
    110
    39. Drownings
    1.71
    130
     
    1.50
    134
    40. Birth Trauma
    1.66
    117
     
    3.53
    86
    41. Meningitis
    1.58
    97
     
    1.23
    102
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.50
    102
     
    1.00
    117
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.29
    135
     
    1.79
    113
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.27
    128
     
    2.21
    107
    45. Tuberculosis
    1.20
    124
     
    0.98
    130
    46. Skin Disease
    1.13
    106
     
    1.82
    87
    47. Poisonings
    1.04
    99
     
    1.69
    71
    48. Epilepsy
    0.93
    138
     
    0.92
    139
    49. Drug Use
    0.71
    106
     
    1.06
    89
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.60
    79
     
    0.42
    89
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Jordan JORDAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,658
    19.42
     
    4,329
    18.80
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    908
    10.64
     
    1,411
    6.13
    3. Stroke
    666
    7.80
     
    2,751
    11.95
    4. Congenital Anomalies
    404
    4.74
     
    1,001
    4.35
    5. Other Injuries
    361
    4.23
     
    430
    1.87
    6. Low Birth Weight
    355
    4.16
     
    1,067
    4.63
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    296
    3.46
     
    1,721
    7.47
    8. Suicide
    274
    3.21
     
    114
    0.50
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    250
    2.92
     
    949
    4.12
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    244
    2.86
     
    301
    1.31
    11. Violence
    235
    2.75
     
    412
    1.79
    12. Falls
    170
    1.99
     
    177
    0.77
    13. Hypertension
    169
    1.98
     
    1,117
    4.85
    14. Liver Disease
    168
    1.97
     
    404
    1.76
    15. Lung Cancers
    153
    1.79
     
    514
    2.23
    16. Kidney Disease
    149
    1.74
     
    1,086
    4.72
    17. Drownings
    146
    1.71
     
    104
    0.45
    18. Lung Disease
    135
    1.58
     
    571
    2.48
    19. Lymphomas
    124
    1.46
     
    299
    1.30
    20. Breast Cancer
    123
    1.44
     
    423
    1.84
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    117
    1.37
     
    578
    2.51
    22. Birth Trauma
    116
    1.36
     
    364
    1.58
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    115
    1.35
     
    75
    0.33
    24. Fires
    106
    1.24
     
    163
    0.71
    25. Leukemia
    90
    1.05
     
    249
    1.08
    26. Asthma
    85
    1.00
     
    108
    0.47
    27. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.91
     
    199
    0.86
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    73
    0.86
     
    86
    0.38
    29. Liver Cancer
    66
    0.78
     
    155
    0.67
    30. Epilepsy
    61
    0.72
     
    53
    0.23
    31. Poisonings
    56
    0.66
     
    86
    0.37
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    52
    0.61
     
    151
    0.66
    33. Meningitis
    48
    0.56
     
    65
    0.28
    34. Oral Cancer
    46
    0.53
     
    56
    0.24
    35. Ovary Cancer
    42
    0.49
     
    70
    0.30
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    39
    0.46
     
    31
    0.13
    37. Drug Use
    37
    0.43
     
    52
    0.23
    38. Malnutrition
    32
    0.38
     
    36
    0.16
    39. Cervical Cancer
    28
    0.33
     
    19
    0.08
    40. Prostate Cancer
    27
    0.31
     
    164
    0.71
    41. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26
    0.31
     
    113
    0.49
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    23
    0.27
     
    165
    0.72
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    20
    0.23
     
    63
    0.27
    44. Bladder Cancer
    19
    0.22
     
    119
    0.52
    45. Pertussis
    17
    0.20
     
    37
    0.16
    46. Skin Disease
    14
    0.17
     
    65
    0.28
    47. Dengue
    12
    0.14
     
    8
    0.04
    48. Maternal Conditions
    10
    0.12
     
    98
    0.43
    49. Hepatitis B
    10
    0.11
     
    18
    0.08
    50. Encephalitis
    9
    0.11
     
    15
    0.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Jordan JORDAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    12.05
    86
     
    14.88
    74
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.06
    131
     
    21.95
    31
    3. Prostate Cancer
    8.64
    135
     
    11.92
    112
    4. Lymphomas
    8.30
    6
     
    7.56
    21
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.52
    97
     
    16.54
    28
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.04
    79
     
    5.40
    94
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.78
    79
     
    4.36
    107
    8. Cervical Cancer
    5.73
    113
     
    0.91
    171
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.99
    68
     
    3.63
    111
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    71
     
    4.08
    74
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.02
    75
     
    0.88
    148
    12. Leukemia
    2.56
    129
     
    5.24
    25
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.33
    77
     
    3.76
    42
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    130
     
    1.51
    150
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.75
    95
     
    1.55
    104
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.46
    161
     
    0.87
    134
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.