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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 Argentina and Afghanistan 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
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.3
    68.1
    65.2
    41
    39
    39
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    63.6
    70.2
    66.8
    55
    46
    51
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    66.3
    73.1
    69.6
    48
    46
    49
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    54
    44
    45
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    70.4
    77.8
    74.1
    53
    40
    43
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    71.9
    79.1
    75.5
    63
    42
    49
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    73.5
    80.3
    76.9
    59
    41
    46
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    80.3
    59
    41
     
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    74.4
    81.1
    59
    41
     
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    74.4
    81.1
    59
    41
     
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    74.5
    81.2
    59
    41
     
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    74.9
    81.4
    58
    41
     
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    75.3
    81.5
    57
    41
     
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    75.7
    81.7
    57
    41
     
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.8
    57
    40
     
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.1
    59
    40
     
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    76.8
    82.4
    63
    40
     
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    77.3
    82.8
    65
    39
     
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    78.1
    83.4
    66
    39
     
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    79.2
    84.1
    66
    40
     
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    80.7
    85.1
    64
    40
     
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    82.5
    86.3
    64
    38
     
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    84.7
    87.8
    66
    38
     
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    87.1
    89.6
    67
    37
     
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    90.3
    92.1
    67
    30
     
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.36
    109
     
    263.34
    11
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.66
    71
     
    64.21
    61
    3. Stroke
    44.13
    143
     
    154.41
    14
    4. Lung Disease
    29.27
    50
     
    37.62
    27
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.75
    27
     
    25.76
    15
    6. Lung Cancers
    21.40
    53
     
    7.75
    114
    7. Prostate Cancer
    21.09
    60
     
    5.09
    162
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.69
    64
     
    32.37
    21
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.81
    119
     
    23.82
    106
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.84
    91
     
    24.53
    43
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.59
    33
     
    5.27
    129
    12. Liver Disease
    14.55
    93
     
    24.85
    55
    13. Suicide
    13.98
    37
     
    6.92
    129
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.39
    111
     
    18.73
    90
    15. Hypertension
    10.13
    110
     
    16.62
    65
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.02
    36
     
    7.38
    59
    17. Other Injuries
    9.12
    78
     
    38.08
    1
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    20
     
    1.54
    141
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8.48
    87
     
    7.51
    97
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.80
    102
     
    12.02
    40
    21. Stomach Cancer
    6.25
    78
     
    14.79
    22
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.97
    21
     
    4.39
    47
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.93
    13
     
    6.98
    7
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.82
    107
     
    24.58
    13
    25. HIV/AIDS
    5.42
    85
     
    1.55
    113
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.00
    72
     
    4.12
    94
    27. Lymphomas
    4.91
    94
     
    6.62
    49
    28. Violence
    4.70
    95
     
    8.34
    68
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.16
    112
     
    7.56
    66
    30. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    130
     
    6.08
    76
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.81
    54
     
    10.76
    14
    32. Leukemia
    3.76
    100
     
    2.75
    129
    33. Falls
    3.05
    140
     
    13.44
    24
    34. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    64
     
    3.06
    56
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2.66
    69
     
    4.62
    21
    36. Skin Disease
    2.55
    66
     
    2.47
    70
    37. Malnutrition
    2.24
    85
     
    3.63
    71
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    50
     
    1.54
    88
    39. Drownings
    2.09
    123
     
    11.89
    14
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    130
     
    8.53
    9
    41. Fires
    1.78
    84
     
    1.98
    80
    42. Asthma
    1.69
    124
     
    19.26
    17
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.61
    59
     
    0.35
    174
    44. Drug Use
    1.57
    73
     
    0.61
    146
    45. Alcohol
    1.52
    94
     
    0.83
    134
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.48
    134
     
    7.66
    29
    47. Tuberculosis
    1.43
    124
     
    83.56
    13
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.16
    139
     
    22.93
    53
    49. Meningitis
    1.06
    98
     
    7.94
    40
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.99
    96
     
    15.69
    24
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60,064
    20.83
     
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29,797
    10.33
     
    23,770
    10.16
    3. Stroke
    24,604
    8.53
     
    18,204
    7.78
    4. Lung Disease
    16,731
    5.80
     
    4,406
    1.88
    5. Lung Cancers
    11,180
    3.88
     
    1,058
    0.45
    6. Kidney Disease
    10,965
    3.80
     
    4,677
    2.00
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,834
    3.76
     
    2,076
    0.89
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,371
    3.60
     
    3,042
    1.30
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,502
    2.95
     
    824
    0.35
    10. Liver Disease
    7,321
    2.54
     
    3,804
    1.63
    11. Breast Cancer
    6,600
    2.29
     
    2,008
    0.86
    12. Suicide
    6,166
    2.14
     
    1,796
    0.77
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,114
    2.12
     
    4,938
    2.11
    14. Hypertension
    5,846
    2.03
     
    1,832
    0.78
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,477
    1.90
     
    1,164
    0.50
    16. Prostate Cancer
    4,843
    1.68
     
    222
    0.09
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    4,644
    1.61
     
    193
    0.08
    18. Other Injuries
    4,400
    1.53
     
    12,476
    5.33
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,393
    1.18
     
    781
    0.33
    20. Stomach Cancer
    3,322
    1.15
     
    1,853
    0.79
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    3,321
    1.15
     
    6,096
    2.60
    22. Other Neoplasms
    3,083
    1.07
     
    1,076
    0.46
    23. Lymphomas
    2,537
    0.88
     
    1,283
    0.55
    24. Low Birth Weight
    2,443
    0.85
     
    13,733
    5.87
    25. HIV/AIDS
    2,310
    0.80
     
    348
    0.15
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    2,177
    0.75
     
    2,449
    1.05
    27. Liver Cancer
    2,145
    0.74
     
    793
    0.34
    28. Cervical Cancer
    2,133
    0.74
     
    602
    0.26
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,051
    0.71
     
    1,351
    0.58
    30. Violence
    2,027
    0.70
     
    2,272
    0.97
    31. Leukemia
    1,900
    0.66
     
    796
    0.34
    32. Falls
    1,630
    0.57
     
    4,299
    1.84
    33. Bladder Cancer
    1,542
    0.53
     
    353
    0.15
    34. Skin Disease
    1,461
    0.51
     
    343
    0.15
    35. Ovary Cancer
    1,423
    0.49
     
    310
    0.13
    36. Malnutrition
    1,267
    0.44
     
    1,598
    0.68
    37. Skin Cancers
    1,172
    0.41
     
    186
    0.08
    38. Oral Cancer
    1,018
    0.35
     
    1,202
    0.51
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    955
    0.33
     
    34
    0.01
    40. Drownings
    916
    0.32
     
    4,649
    1.99
    41. Fires
    887
    0.31
     
    587
    0.25
    42. Asthma
    885
    0.31
     
    2,874
    1.23
    43. Uterin Cancer
    822
    0.29
     
    333
    0.14
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    811
    0.28
     
    1,163
    0.50
    45. Drug Use
    782
    0.27
     
    127
    0.05
    46. Alcohol
    721
    0.25
     
    159
    0.07
    47. Tuberculosis
    701
    0.24
     
    13,325
    5.69
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    614
    0.21
     
    12,146
    5.19
    49. Meningitis
    493
    0.17
     
    3,551
    1.52
    50. Chagas disease
    443
    0.15
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.75
    27
     
    25.76
    15
    2. Lung Cancers
    21.40
    53
     
    7.75
    114
    3. Prostate Cancer
    21.09
    60
     
    5.09
    162
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.59
    33
     
    5.27
    129
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    20
     
    1.54
    141
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.48
    87
     
    7.51
    97
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.25
    78
     
    14.79
    22
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.00
    72
     
    4.12
    94
    9. Lymphomas
    4.91
    94
     
    6.62
    49
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    130
     
    6.08
    76
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.81
    54
     
    10.76
    14
    12. Leukemia
    3.76
    100
     
    2.75
    129
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    64
     
    3.06
    56
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.66
    69
     
    4.62
    21
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    50
     
    1.54
    88
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    130
     
    8.53
    9
     
     
     
    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.