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Compare Belarus and Romania 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
     
      Belarus BELARUS   Romania ROMANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.0
    72.9
    68.3
    35
    16
    31
     
    63.8
    67.3
    65.5
    36
    41
    38
    1970
    68.0
    76.0
    71.9
    21
    6
    11
     
    66.3
    70.8
    68.5
    32
    44
    40
    1980
    65.9
    75.6
    70.6
    54
    24
    36
     
    66.5
    71.8
    69.1
    44
    58
    53
    1990
    66.3
    75.6
    70.8
    74
    39
    57
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.7
    67
    71
    69
    2000
    62.6
    73.5
    68.0
    115
    84
    103
     
    67.2
    74.3
    70.7
    91
    78
    86
    2010
    64.5
    76.3
    70.3
    122
    81
    103
     
    69.7
    77.2
    73.4
    91
    66
    81
    2015
    66.5
    78.0
    72.3
    119
    69
    98
     
    71.4
    78.8
    75.0
    80
    55
    67
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belarus BELARUS   Romania ROMANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.5
    78.0
    119
    69
     
    71.4
    78.8
    80
    55
    Age 5
    66.9
    78.3
    137
    83
     
    72.3
    79.5
    87
    56
    Age 10
    67.0
    78.3
    141
    83
     
    72.4
    79.6
    89
    56
    Age 15
    67.0
    78.4
    142
    83
     
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    57
    Age 20
    67.2
    78.5
    149
    83
     
    72.6
    79.7
    89
    60
    Age 25
    67.5
    78.6
    154
    83
     
    72.9
    79.9
    90
    61
    Age 30
    67.9
    78.7
    158
    82
     
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    62
    Age 35
    68.6
    79.0
    161
    82
     
    73.4
    80.1
    92
    65
    Age 40
    69.4
    79.3
    165
    81
     
    73.8
    80.3
    93
    67
    Age 45
    70.4
    79.7
    168
    78
     
    74.3
    80.5
    94
    67
    Age 50
    71.7
    80.2
    169
    79
     
    75.1
    80.9
    93
    67
    Age 55
    73.2
    80.8
    169
    78
     
    76.4
    81.4
    89
    67
    Age 60
    75.1
    81.6
    166
    76
     
    77.9
    82.1
    83
    73
    Age 65
    77.6
    82.7
    143
    75
     
    79.7
    83.0
    81
    71
    Age 70
    80.1
    83.9
    127
    75
     
    81.7
    84.1
    77
    73
    Age 75
    83.0
    85.6
    108
    79
     
    84.1
    85.5
    73
    82
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.7
    88
    85
     
    86.8
    87.5
    74
    89
    Age 85
    89.8
    90.4
    83
    89
     
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    98
    Age 90
    93.5
    93.8
    85
    96
     
    93.7
    93.6
    78
    105
    Age 95
    97.7
    97.6
    77
    101
     
    97.8
    97.6
    65
    103
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.0
    67
    105
     
    102.3
    101.9
    52
    132
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belarus BELARUS   Romania ROMANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    362.19
    4
     
    212.34
    22
    2. Stroke
    118.51
    46
     
    109.24
    58
    3. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    51
     
    30.56
    15
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.17
    54
     
    4.76
    164
    5. Suicide
    19.44
    14
     
    9.40
    100
    6. Falls
    18.04
    10
     
    4.36
    111
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.54
    19
     
    17.63
    17
    8. Prostate Cancer
    16.93
    87
     
    14.05
    110
    9. Breast Cancer
    16.43
    95
     
    19.50
    60
    10. Stomach Cancer
    15.48
    16
     
    9.99
    41
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    15.36
    10
     
    10.92
    27
    12. Other Injuries
    14.88
    40
     
    6.74
    112
    13. Drug Use
    12.48
    2
     
    2.65
    39
    14. Drownings
    12.02
    13
     
    3.02
    104
    15. HIV/AIDS
    11.20
    70
     
    1.21
    121
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.16
    120
     
    7.89
    140
    17. Lung Disease
    9.46
    176
     
    18.80
    120
    18. Alcohol
    8.18
    8
     
    2.16
    67
    19. Fires
    7.62
    13
     
    1.43
    100
    20. Tuberculosis
    7.22
    85
     
    4.02
    99
    21. Oral Cancer
    6.68
    23
     
    7.76
    13
    22. Violence
    5.45
    90
     
    1.23
    157
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.35
    57
     
    5.84
    42
    24. Hypertension
    5.32
    150
     
    21.01
    50
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.30
    64
     
    8.11
    25
    26. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.19
    180
     
    24.27
    112
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.68
    139
     
    4.71
    138
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.66
    19
     
    2.35
    81
    29. Cervical Cancer
    4.56
    130
     
    12.00
    71
    30. Leukemia
    4.53
    56
     
    4.52
    58
    31. Kidney Disease
    4.19
    178
     
    15.95
    84
    32. Lymphomas
    3.76
    123
     
    4.03
    119
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.38
    68
     
    2.29
    96
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.06
    73
     
    0.95
    137
    35. Poisonings
    2.81
    24
     
    0.57
    115
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.70
    169
     
    8.65
    45
    37. Bladder Cancer
    2.24
    78
     
    4.27
    26
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.08
    58
     
    2.91
    29
    39. Low Birth Weight
    1.78
    158
     
    4.32
    128
    40. Diabetes Mellitus
    1.76
    183
     
    6.60
    170
    41. Epilepsy
    1.25
    131
     
    1.20
    136
    42. Liver Disease
    1.20
    181
     
    26.75
    43
    43. Asthma
    0.97
    146
     
    0.70
    161
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    0.83
    112
     
    1.46
    62
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.61
    155
     
    0.76
    143
    46. Meningitis
    0.43
    136
     
    0.34
    145
    47. Encephalitis
    0.39
    128
     
    0.51
    102
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.29
    51
     
    0.26
    55
    49. Endocrine Disorders
    0.24
    181
     
    0.51
    178
    50. Other Neoplasms
    0.22
    175
     
    0.82
    163
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Belarus BELARUS   Romania ROMANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60,337
    48.90
     
    85,608
    36.19
    2. Stroke
    19,686
    15.95
     
    44,547
    18.83
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,957
    3.21
     
    2,025
    0.86
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,402
    2.76
     
    10,458
    4.42
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,796
    2.27
     
    6,533
    2.76
    6. Stomach Cancer
    2,370
    1.92
     
    3,583
    1.51
    7. Falls
    2,235
    1.81
     
    1,328
    0.56
    8. Suicide
    2,162
    1.75
     
    2,290
    0.97
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,998
    1.62
     
    3,870
    1.64
    10. Other Injuries
    1,810
    1.47
     
    1,654
    0.70
    11. Lung Disease
    1,506
    1.22
     
    7,343
    3.10
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,426
    1.16
     
    3,682
    1.56
    13. Drug Use
    1,348
    1.09
     
    693
    0.29
    14. Drownings
    1,298
    1.05
     
    654
    0.28
    15. HIV/AIDS
    1,200
    0.97
     
    208
    0.09
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,195
    0.97
     
    1,730
    0.73
    17. Alcohol
    984
    0.80
     
    579
    0.24
    18. Oral Cancer
    957
    0.78
     
    2,342
    0.99
    19. Fires
    955
    0.77
     
    390
    0.16
    20. Prostate Cancer
    939
    0.76
     
    2,321
    0.98
    21. Hypertension
    871
    0.71
     
    8,703
    3.68
    22. Tuberculosis
    864
    0.70
     
    1,093
    0.46
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    835
    0.68
     
    2,895
    1.22
    24. Leukemia
    661
    0.54
     
    1,431
    0.60
    25. Influenza and Pneumonia
    653
    0.53
     
    7,122
    3.01
    26. Kidney Disease
    631
    0.51
     
    6,355
    2.69
    27. Violence
    591
    0.48
     
    293
    0.12
    28. Lymphomas
    557
    0.45
     
    1,299
    0.55
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    500
    0.41
     
    751
    0.32
    30. Ovary Cancer
    477
    0.39
     
    1,082
    0.46
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    419
    0.34
     
    354
    0.15
    32. Liver Cancer
    408
    0.33
     
    3,088
    1.31
    33. Uterin Cancer
    380
    0.31
     
    400
    0.17
    34. Cervical Cancer
    372
    0.30
     
    2,043
    0.86
    35. Bladder Cancer
    370
    0.30
     
    1,651
    0.70
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    362
    0.29
     
    514
    0.22
    37. Poisonings
    341
    0.28
     
    144
    0.06
    38. Skin Cancers
    314
    0.25
     
    1,000
    0.42
    39. Diabetes Mellitus
    242
    0.20
     
    2,527
    1.07
    40. Liver Disease
    156
    0.13
     
    8,504
    3.60
    41. Asthma
    143
    0.12
     
    269
    0.11
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    142
    0.12
     
    620
    0.26
    43. Epilepsy
    124
    0.10
     
    279
    0.12
    44. Low Birth Weight
    118
    0.10
     
    451
    0.19
    45. Meningitis
    51
    0.04
     
    68
    0.03
    46. Encephalitis
    40
    0.03
     
    91
    0.04
    47. Birth Trauma
    40
    0.03
     
    79
    0.03
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    39
    0.03
     
    76
    0.03
    49. Other Neoplasms
    27
    0.02
     
    294
    0.12
    50. Endocrine Disorders
    19
    0.02
     
    145
    0.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belarus BELARUS   Romania ROMANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    51
     
    30.56
    15
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.54
    19
     
    17.63
    17
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.93
    87
     
    14.05
    110
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.43
    95
     
    19.50
    60
    5. Stomach Cancer
    15.48
    16
     
    9.99
    41
    6. Oral Cancer
    6.68
    23
     
    7.76
    13
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.35
    57
     
    5.84
    42
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.30
    64
     
    8.11
    25
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.66
    19
     
    2.35
    81
    10. Cervical Cancer
    4.56
    130
     
    12.00
    71
    11. Leukemia
    4.53
    56
     
    4.52
    58
    12. Lymphomas
    3.76
    123
     
    4.03
    119
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.38
    68
     
    2.29
    96
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.70
    169
     
    8.65
    45
    15. Bladder Cancer
    2.24
    78
     
    4.27
    26
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.08
    58
     
    2.91
    29
     
     
     
    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.