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Compare Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia 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   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
           
    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
     
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    76
    77
    78
     
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
    1980
    66.1
    70.4
    68.2
    49
    65
    59
     
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
    1990
    71.2
    75.3
    73.2
    33
    45
    36
     
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
    2000
    73.4
    75.7
    74.2
    32
    55
    42
     
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
    2010
    75.5
    77.7
    76.2
    35
    57
    43
     
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2015
    76.4
    78.6
    77.1
    35
    57
    43
     
    73.2
    76.0
    74.5
    58
    93
    80
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.4
    78.6
    35
    57
     
    73.2
    76.0
    58
    93
    Age 5
    77.0
    79.1
    36
    65
     
    74.4
    77.1
    55
    95
    Age 10
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    67
     
    74.6
    77.2
    53
    94
    Age 15
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    67
     
    74.7
    77.4
    53
    93
    Age 20
    77.4
    79.3
    36
    69
     
    75.1
    77.5
    53
    91
    Age 25
    77.6
    79.4
    37
    71
     
    75.4
    77.7
    53
    91
    Age 30
    77.8
    79.4
    37
    72
     
    75.6
    77.8
    55
    93
    Age 35
    77.9
    79.5
    38
    73
     
    75.7
    78.0
    60
    94
    Age 40
    78.1
    79.6
    40
    76
     
    75.9
    78.2
    65
    96
    Age 45
    78.3
    79.7
    41
    79
     
    76.1
    78.4
    70
    98
    Age 50
    78.6
    79.9
    42
    83
     
    76.4
    78.8
    75
    101
    Age 55
    79.1
    80.3
    47
    85
     
    76.9
    79.3
    80
    103
    Age 60
    79.8
    80.9
    54
    89
     
    77.6
    79.9
    88
    108
    Age 65
    81.2
    82.2
    55
    87
     
    79.1
    81.1
    93
    104
    Age 70
    82.7
    83.6
    59
    82
     
    80.8
    82.4
    101
    105
    Age 75
    84.7
    85.5
    60
    81
     
    83.5
    84.6
    88
    101
    Age 80
    87.3
    87.9
    61
    80
     
    86.3
    87.0
    91
    103
    Age 85
    90.3
    90.8
    69
    77
     
    89.7
    90.1
    90
    100
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.2
    63
    75
     
    93.6
    93.8
    82
    94
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.1
    63
    61
     
    97.8
    97.9
    71
    86
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.4
    61
    54
     
    102.2
    102.2
    59
    69
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    164.56
    28
     
    165.67
    27
    2. Stroke
    72.72
    104
     
    126.77
    47
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.35
    66
     
    35.61
    65
    4. Hypertension
    21.33
    45
     
    22.36
    35
    5. Lung Disease
    18.88
    87
     
    14.11
    125
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.87
    130
     
    44.89
    70
    7. Endocrine Disorders
    12.79
    38
     
    5.10
    97
    8. Lung Cancers
    12.05
    86
     
    5.09
    127
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.70
    122
     
    25.33
    33
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.11
    108
     
    32.09
    6
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.06
    131
     
    9.61
    148
    12. Liver Disease
    10.16
    113
     
    7.69
    130
    13. Prostate Cancer
    8.64
    135
     
    6.04
    148
    14. Lymphomas
    8.30
    6
     
    6.34
    45
    15. Asthma
    7.97
    63
     
    4.86
    83
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.52
    97
     
    7.21
    87
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.39
    117
     
    4.99
    125
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.10
    105
     
    11.00
    45
    19. Stomach Cancer
    6.04
    79
     
    3.06
    138
    20. Liver Cancer
    5.78
    79
     
    5.17
    91
    21. Cervical Cancer
    5.73
    113
     
    1.20
    168
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.39
    45
     
    1.21
    144
    23. Other Injuries
    5.35
    145
     
    2.56
    167
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.09
    113
     
    4.44
    117
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.00
    75
     
    1.15
    130
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.99
    68
     
    2.68
    147
    27. Falls
    4.15
    103
     
    3.16
    124
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    71
     
    2.60
    101
    29. Suicide
    3.24
    145
     
    0.42
    172
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.02
    75
     
    1.57
    119
    31. Leukemia
    2.56
    129
     
    3.06
    112
    32. Violence
    2.43
    120
     
    0.94
    152
    33. Bladder Cancer
    2.33
    77
     
    1.64
    103
    34. Fires
    2.08
    91
     
    4.31
    61
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    130
     
    1.68
    138
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.75
    95
     
    1.49
    109
    37. Other Neoplasms
    1.72
    124
     
    2.41
    99
    38. Malnutrition
    1.71
    92
     
    2.33
    87
    39. Drownings
    1.71
    130
     
    2.46
    106
    40. Birth Trauma
    1.66
    117
     
    1.69
    116
    41. Meningitis
    1.58
    97
     
    1.98
    89
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.50
    102
     
    1.13
    111
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.29
    135
     
    2.17
    99
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.27
    128
     
    3.02
    97
    45. Tuberculosis
    1.20
    124
     
    8.54
    77
    46. Skin Disease
    1.13
    106
     
    7.01
    20
    47. Poisonings
    1.04
    99
     
    1.18
    90
    48. Epilepsy
    0.93
    138
     
    1.31
    117
    49. Drug Use
    0.71
    106
     
    0.01
    164
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.60
    79
     
    0.87
    64
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,658
    19.42
     
    19,569
    24.34
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    908
    10.64
     
    5,247
    6.53
    3. Stroke
    666
    7.80
     
    14,435
    17.96
    4. Congenital Anomalies
    404
    4.74
     
    1,526
    1.90
    5. Other Injuries
    361
    4.23
     
    546
    0.68
    6. Low Birth Weight
    355
    4.16
     
    1,496
    1.86
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    296
    3.46
     
    4,151
    5.16
    8. Suicide
    274
    3.21
     
    98
    0.12
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    250
    2.92
     
    5,689
    7.08
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    244
    2.86
     
    725
    0.90
    11. Violence
    235
    2.75
     
    233
    0.29
    12. Falls
    170
    1.99
     
    537
    0.67
    13. Hypertension
    169
    1.98
     
    2,564
    3.19
    14. Liver Disease
    168
    1.97
     
    1,105
    1.37
    15. Lung Cancers
    153
    1.79
     
    730
    0.91
    16. Kidney Disease
    149
    1.74
     
    4,119
    5.12
    17. Drownings
    146
    1.71
     
    663
    0.82
    18. Lung Disease
    135
    1.58
     
    1,571
    1.95
    19. Lymphomas
    124
    1.46
     
    991
    1.23
    20. Breast Cancer
    123
    1.44
     
    794
    0.99
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    117
    1.37
     
    1,091
    1.36
    22. Birth Trauma
    116
    1.36
     
    571
    0.71
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    115
    1.35
     
    1,491
    1.85
    24. Fires
    106
    1.24
     
    833
    1.04
    25. Leukemia
    90
    1.05
     
    623
    0.77
    26. Asthma
    85
    1.00
     
    582
    0.72
    27. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.91
     
    432
    0.54
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    73
    0.86
     
    146
    0.18
    29. Liver Cancer
    66
    0.78
     
    678
    0.84
    30. Epilepsy
    61
    0.72
     
    292
    0.36
    31. Poisonings
    56
    0.66
     
    231
    0.29
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    52
    0.61
     
    363
    0.45
    33. Meningitis
    48
    0.56
     
    333
    0.41
    34. Oral Cancer
    46
    0.53
     
    278
    0.35
    35. Ovary Cancer
    42
    0.49
     
    187
    0.23
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    39
    0.46
     
    209
    0.26
    37. Drug Use
    37
    0.43
     
    3
    0.00
    38. Malnutrition
    32
    0.38
     
    315
    0.39
    39. Cervical Cancer
    28
    0.33
     
    84
    0.10
    40. Prostate Cancer
    27
    0.31
     
    318
    0.40
    41. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26
    0.31
     
    125
    0.16
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    23
    0.27
     
    420
    0.52
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    20
    0.23
     
    275
    0.34
    44. Bladder Cancer
    19
    0.22
     
    210
    0.26
    45. Pertussis
    17
    0.20
     
    107
    0.13
    46. Skin Disease
    14
    0.17
     
    870
    1.08
    47. Dengue
    12
    0.14
     
    95
    0.12
    48. Maternal Conditions
    10
    0.12
     
    90
    0.11
    49. Hepatitis B
    10
    0.11
     
    125
    0.16
    50. Encephalitis
    9
    0.11
     
    63
    0.08
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    12.05
    86
     
    5.09
    127
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.06
    131
     
    9.61
    148
    3. Prostate Cancer
    8.64
    135
     
    6.04
    148
    4. Lymphomas
    8.30
    6
     
    6.34
    45
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.52
    97
     
    7.21
    87
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.04
    79
     
    3.06
    138
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.78
    79
     
    5.17
    91
    8. Cervical Cancer
    5.73
    113
     
    1.20
    168
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.99
    68
     
    2.68
    147
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.12
    71
     
    2.60
    101
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.02
    75
     
    1.57
    119
    12. Leukemia
    2.56
    129
     
    3.06
    112
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.33
    77
     
    1.64
    103
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    130
     
    1.68
    138
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.75
    95
     
    1.49
    109
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.46
    161
     
    0.60
    151
     
     
     
    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.