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Compare Haiti and Dominican Republic 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
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.1
    43.8
    42.4
    134
    133
    133
     
    50.7
    53.6
    52.1
    88
    88
    88
    1970
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    133
    134
    134
     
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
    1980
    49.5
    52.3
    50.9
    140
    140
    141
     
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
    1990
    53.1
    56.0
    54.5
    149
    147
    149
     
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
    2000
    56.5
    60.8
    58.6
    141
    135
    138
     
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
    2010
    33.2
    40.3
    36.3
    183
    183
    183
     
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
    2016
    61.3
    65.7
    63.5
    153
    150
    154
     
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    61.3
    65.7
    153
    150
     
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    Age 5
    66.0
    70.1
    152
    149
     
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    Age 10
    66.9
    70.8
    150
    147
     
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    Age 15
    67.4
    71.2
    147
    145
     
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    Age 20
    68.1
    71.7
    146
    144
     
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    Age 25
    69.0
    72.3
    143
    144
     
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    Age 30
    69.9
    73.0
    140
    142
     
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    Age 35
    70.8
    73.7
    133
    141
     
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.6
    128
    141
     
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    Age 45
    72.9
    75.5
    124
    138
     
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    Age 50
    74.0
    76.4
    123
    132
     
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    Age 55
    75.3
    77.5
    122
    132
     
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    Age 60
    76.7
    78.6
    118
    128
     
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    Age 65
    78.5
    80.1
    118
    126
     
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    Age 70
    80.7
    81.9
    113
    124
     
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.2
    108
    110
     
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.2
    89
    103
     
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.6
    81
    87
     
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    161.82
    38
     
    129.96
    67
    2. Stroke
    139.82
    22
     
    69.73
    115
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    84.39
    47
     
    23.83
    116
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.97
    41
     
    25.68
    100
    5. HIV/AIDS
    39.80
    34
     
    32.28
    39
    6. Prostate Cancer
    39.57
    17
     
    49.86
    9
    7. Hypertension
    32.68
    16
     
    14.66
    84
    8. Kidney Disease
    29.89
    29
     
    20.38
    59
    9. Violence
    28.99
    13
     
    31.18
    10
    10. Liver Disease
    25.67
    48
     
    17.21
    84
    11. Lung Disease
    25.53
    70
     
    11.43
    167
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.09
    51
     
    3.80
    87
    13. Tuberculosis
    24.15
    53
     
    5.31
    91
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22.46
    51
     
    20.20
    68
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    19.59
    2
     
    10.95
    50
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.21
    87
     
    29.63
    40
    17. Low Birth Weight
    16.84
    36
     
    15.13
    43
    18. Cervical Cancer
    16.69
    44
     
    13.93
    61
    19. Drownings
    16.54
    2
     
    2.03
    125
    20. Other Injuries
    15.76
    32
     
    9.00
    81
    21. Birth Trauma
    14.28
    35
     
    8.55
    64
    22. Asthma
    12.94
    42
     
    4.15
    93
    23. Breast Cancer
    12.69
    130
     
    14.63
    119
    24. Malnutrition
    12.14
    35
     
    2.14
    87
    25. Suicide
    11.74
    66
     
    7.33
    125
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.99
    26
     
    4.03
    135
    27. Maternal Conditions
    10.41
    40
     
    1.06
    95
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.26
    9
     
    3.06
    90
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    9.78
    48
     
    2.65
    148
    30. Meningitis
    8.39
    39
     
    1.36
    88
    31. Stomach Cancer
    7.92
    60
     
    7.34
    68
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.45
    13
     
    1.77
    95
    33. Lung Cancers
    7.31
    117
     
    13.24
    88
    34. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    63
     
    10.02
    38
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.19
    115
     
    7.89
    92
    36. Fires
    6.19
    35
     
    1.18
    110
    37. Falls
    5.00
    97
     
    1.46
    176
    38. Epilepsy
    4.61
    35
     
    1.23
    134
    39. Alcohol
    4.36
    18
     
    1.29
    111
    40. Syphilis
    3.08
    22
     
    0.21
    95
    41. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    145
     
    1.36
    179
    42. Pancreas Cancer
    2.86
    102
     
    3.65
    89
    43. Pertussis
    2.82
    8
     
    0.36
    68
    44. Poisonings
    2.69
    31
     
    0.36
    141
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.47
    102
     
    3.46
    67
    46. Leukemia
    2.17
    145
     
    3.79
    98
    47. Appendicitis
    2.11
    15
     
    0.35
    111
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.85
    109
     
    1.58
    121
    49. Malaria
    1.69
    47
     
    0.02
    70
    50. Lymphomas
    1.67
    177
     
    2.69
    145
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,637
    12.90
     
    11,460
    19.85
    2. Stroke
    9,349
    11.34
     
    6,150
    10.65
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,040
    9.75
     
    2,317
    4.01
    4. HIV/AIDS
    3,577
    4.34
     
    3,144
    5.45
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,288
    3.99
     
    2,271
    3.93
    6. Violence
    3,009
    3.65
     
    3,179
    5.51
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,866
    3.48
     
    403
    0.70
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    2,489
    3.02
     
    1,289
    2.23
    9. Low Birth Weight
    2,353
    2.85
     
    1,814
    3.14
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,223
    2.70
     
    1,827
    3.16
    11. Hypertension
    2,128
    2.58
     
    1,291
    2.24
    12. Tuberculosis
    2,015
    2.44
     
    493
    0.85
    13. Birth Trauma
    1,996
    2.42
     
    1,025
    1.78
    14. Liver Disease
    1,957
    2.37
     
    1,536
    2.66
    15. Drownings
    1,908
    2.31
     
    211
    0.37
    16. Lung Disease
    1,708
    2.07
     
    1,008
    1.75
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,642
    1.99
     
    2,928
    5.07
    18. Other Injuries
    1,608
    1.95
     
    897
    1.55
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,358
    1.65
     
    1,774
    3.07
    20. Malnutrition
    1,263
    1.53
     
    214
    0.37
    21. Suicide
    1,200
    1.46
     
    720
    1.25
    22. Maternal Conditions
    1,084
    1.31
     
    110
    0.19
    23. Asthma
    1,084
    1.31
     
    380
    0.66
    24. Prostate Cancer
    1,079
    1.31
     
    2,063
    3.57
    25. Meningitis
    1,006
    1.22
     
    139
    0.24
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    936
    1.14
     
    260
    0.45
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    879
    1.07
     
    370
    0.64
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    747
    0.91
     
    273
    0.47
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    648
    0.79
     
    163
    0.28
    30. Fires
    648
    0.79
     
    118
    0.20
    31. Cervical Cancer
    613
    0.74
     
    649
    1.12
    32. Stomach Cancer
    540
    0.66
     
    655
    1.13
    33. Breast Cancer
    485
    0.59
     
    686
    1.19
    34. Lung Cancers
    483
    0.59
     
    1,174
    2.03
    35. Epilepsy
    471
    0.57
     
    122
    0.21
    36. Liver Cancer
    469
    0.57
     
    893
    1.55
    37. Falls
    413
    0.50
     
    135
    0.23
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    411
    0.50
     
    701
    1.21
    39. Syphilis
    396
    0.48
     
    23
    0.04
    40. Pertussis
    391
    0.47
     
    43
    0.07
    41. Alcohol
    359
    0.44
     
    120
    0.21
    42. Poisonings
    303
    0.37
     
    37
    0.06
    43. Appendicitis
    209
    0.25
     
    34
    0.06
    44. Encephalitis
    187
    0.23
     
    33
    0.06
    45. Pancreas Cancer
    184
    0.22
     
    325
    0.56
    46. Malaria
    177
    0.21
     
    2
    0.00
    47. Leukemia
    175
    0.21
     
    355
    0.61
    48. Other Neoplasms
    154
    0.19
     
    309
    0.54
    49. Tetanus
    137
    0.17
     
    21
    0.04
    50. Lymphomas
    137
    0.17
     
    246
    0.43
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    39.57
    17
     
    49.86
    9
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.69
    44
     
    13.93
    61
    3. Breast Cancer
    12.69
    130
     
    14.63
    119
    4. Stomach Cancer
    7.92
    60
     
    7.34
    68
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.31
    117
     
    13.24
    88
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    63
     
    10.02
    38
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.19
    115
     
    7.89
    92
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    145
     
    1.36
    179
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.86
    102
     
    3.65
    89
    10. Leukemia
    2.17
    145
     
    3.79
    98
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.85
    109
     
    1.58
    121
    12. Lymphomas
    1.67
    177
     
    2.69
    145
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.44
    120
     
    1.24
    136
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.35
    160
     
    4.56
    50
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.09
    114
     
    1.84
    70
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.01
    154
     
    0.65
    171
     
     
     
    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.