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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 2014 updates, 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
    55.9
    59.2
    57.5
    142
    142
    142
     
    67.6
    73.7
    70.6
    77
    77
    79
    2010
    33.2
    40.3
    36.3
    183
    183
    183
     
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
    2015
    61.5
    65.5
    63.5
    147
    148
    148
     
    70.9
    77.1
    73.9
    88
    84
    88
     
     
    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
    61.5
    65.5
    147
    148
     
    70.9
    77.1
    88
    84
    Age 5
    66.3
    69.9
    145
    145
     
    73.4
    79.2
    72
    62
    Age 10
    67.2
    70.6
    138
    144
     
    73.5
    79.4
    71
    63
    Age 15
    67.7
    71.0
    136
    144
     
    73.7
    79.5
    70
    63
    Age 20
    68.4
    71.5
    135
    143
     
    74.1
    79.7
    70
    63
    Age 25
    69.3
    72.1
    133
    139
     
    74.8
    79.9
    60
    60
    Age 30
    70.2
    72.8
    128
    138
     
    75.4
    80.2
    57
    57
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.5
    125
    138
     
    75.9
    80.5
    55
    56
    Age 40
    72.0
    74.3
    118
    138
     
    76.6
    80.9
    52
    54
    Age 45
    73.1
    75.2
    114
    138
     
    77.4
    81.3
    52
    52
    Age 50
    74.2
    76.2
    112
    135
     
    78.2
    81.9
    48
    49
    Age 55
    75.5
    77.2
    108
    133
     
    79.2
    82.5
    43
    47
    Age 60
    76.9
    78.3
    109
    134
     
    80.6
    83.5
    41
    47
    Age 65
    78.5
    79.7
    112
    132
     
    82.3
    84.8
    36
    38
    Age 70
    80.5
    81.4
    108
    129
     
    84.4
    86.5
    28
    34
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.6
    114
    128
     
    86.8
    88.3
    12
    22
    Age 80
    85.8
    86.4
    113
    126
     
    89.6
    90.8
    2
    6
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.6
    119
    128
     
    92.8
    93.7
    1
    2
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.4
    120
    123
     
    96.3
    96.9
    1
    2
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    120
    115
     
    100.2
    100.6
    1
    2
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.9
    128
    116
     
    104.3
    104.6
    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. Stroke
    180.06
    7
     
    67.46
    111
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.49
    77
     
    110.75
    62
    3. HIV/AIDS
    88.41
    26
     
    15.64
    61
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    81.44
    51
     
    21.23
    107
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    72.13
    13
     
    25.25
    92
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    47.79
    36
     
    3.96
    88
    7. Prostate Cancer
    39.31
    12
     
    43.67
    8
    8. Tuberculosis
    37.01
    29
     
    4.59
    89
    9. Hypertension
    35.59
    15
     
    20.26
    57
    10. Violence
    35.14
    10
     
    10.01
    51
    11. Anemia
    23.50
    3
     
    2.28
    50
    12. Low Birth Weight
    19.88
    32
     
    11.31
    66
    13. Cervical Cancer
    17.00
    39
     
    11.81
    67
    14. Birth Trauma
    16.11
    38
     
    5.80
    72
    15. Meningitis
    15.99
    35
     
    1.24
    101
    16. Other Injuries
    15.59
    61
     
    9.92
    99
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.69
    96
     
    38.51
    6
    18. Kidney Disease
    14.22
    86
     
    12.93
    99
    19. Liver Disease
    14.09
    95
     
    13.43
    100
    20. Breast Cancer
    12.54
    118
     
    11.75
    123
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    12.12
    42
     
    3.13
    129
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    11.58
    20
     
    9.16
    66
    23. Maternal Conditions
    11.33
    42
     
    2.31
    71
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.07
    56
     
    2.80
    156
    25. Malnutrition
    9.93
    47
     
    1.20
    104
    26. Fires
    8.37
    39
     
    1.05
    120
    27. Stomach Cancer
    8.06
    57
     
    6.45
    69
    28. Lung Cancers
    7.13
    113
     
    11.18
    89
    29. Lung Disease
    7.02
    159
     
    10.04
    147
    30. Liver Cancer
    6.85
    63
     
    8.73
    42
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.03
    104
     
    6.61
    96
    32. Falls
    5.76
    81
     
    0.99
    168
    33. Syphilis
    5.74
    3
     
    0.11
    98
    34. Asthma
    5.23
    81
     
    3.76
    91
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.21
    47
     
    2.53
    104
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.21
    47
     
    2.13
    101
    37. Skin Disease
    4.79
    38
     
    0.44
    141
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.23
    82
     
    1.70
    119
    39. Malaria
    3.93
    49
     
    0.03
    71
    40. Alcohol
    3.91
    26
     
    1.58
    61
    41. Drownings
    3.74
    86
     
    1.79
    128
    42. Epilepsy
    3.41
    59
     
    1.07
    129
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3.01
    133
     
    1.03
    169
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    93
     
    3.08
    92
    45. Suicide
    2.77
    154
     
    4.05
    139
    46. Pertussis
    2.75
    7
     
    0.37
    73
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2.50
    93
     
    3.39
    59
    48. Drug Use
    2.34
    47
     
    0.88
    95
    49. Leukemia
    2.22
    137
     
    3.33
    105
    50. Appendicitis
    2.14
    26
     
    0.23
    107
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Haiti HAITI   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    10,663
    13.34
     
    5,525
    12.21
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,676
    9.61
     
    2,008
    4.44
    3. HIV/AIDS
    7,419
    9.28
     
    1,502
    3.32
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,643
    7.06
     
    9,100
    20.10
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,573
    5.72
     
    424
    0.94
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,417
    5.53
     
    2,077
    4.59
    7. Violence
    3,412
    4.27
     
    989
    2.19
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,795
    3.50
     
    1,361
    3.01
    9. Tuberculosis
    2,543
    3.18
     
    393
    0.87
    10. Birth Trauma
    2,266
    2.84
     
    698
    1.54
    11. Anemia
    2,143
    2.68
     
    215
    0.48
    12. Hypertension
    2,127
    2.66
     
    1,664
    3.68
    13. Meningitis
    1,763
    2.21
     
    126
    0.28
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,535
    1.92
     
    1,075
    2.37
    15. Other Injuries
    1,479
    1.85
     
    955
    2.11
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,401
    1.75
     
    3,652
    8.07
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    1,059
    1.33
     
    287
    0.63
    18. Malnutrition
    1,057
    1.32
     
    121
    0.27
    19. Maternal Conditions
    1,044
    1.31
     
    233
    0.51
    20. Prostate Cancer
    979
    1.23
     
    1,705
    3.77
    21. Kidney Disease
    971
    1.22
     
    1,090
    2.41
    22. Liver Disease
    931
    1.17
     
    1,127
    2.49
    23. Fires
    855
    1.07
     
    104
    0.23
    24. Syphilis
    753
    0.94
     
    9
    0.02
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    751
    0.94
     
    245
    0.54
    26. Cervical Cancer
    561
    0.70
     
    509
    1.12
    27. Stomach Cancer
    505
    0.63
     
    534
    1.18
    28. Liver Cancer
    440
    0.55
     
    726
    1.60
    29. Lung Cancers
    435
    0.54
     
    919
    2.03
    30. Breast Cancer
    434
    0.54
     
    514
    1.13
    31. Falls
    420
    0.52
     
    85
    0.19
    32. Drownings
    417
    0.52
     
    184
    0.41
    33. Lung Disease
    410
    0.51
     
    819
    1.81
    34. Malaria
    393
    0.49
     
    3
    0.01
    35. Pertussis
    384
    0.48
     
    45
    0.10
    36. Asthma
    365
    0.46
     
    320
    0.71
    37. Skin Disease
    362
    0.45
     
    38
    0.08
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    357
    0.45
     
    546
    1.21
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    341
    0.43
     
    179
    0.39
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    312
    0.39
     
    146
    0.32
    41. Alzheimers/Dementia
    310
    0.39
     
    208
    0.46
    42. Epilepsy
    309
    0.39
     
    100
    0.22
    43. Alcohol
    275
    0.34
     
    137
    0.30
    44. Suicide
    235
    0.29
     
    375
    0.83
    45. Drug Use
    205
    0.26
     
    81
    0.18
    46. Poisonings
    197
    0.25
     
    48
    0.11
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    166
    0.21
     
    256
    0.57
    48. Leukemia
    166
    0.21
     
    299
    0.66
    49. Appendicitis
    164
    0.20
     
    19
    0.04
    50. Other Neoplasms
    141
    0.18
     
    281
    0.62
     
     
    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
    39.31
    12
     
    43.67
    8
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.00
    39
     
    11.81
    67
    3. Breast Cancer
    12.54
    118
     
    11.75
    123
    4. Stomach Cancer
    8.06
    57
     
    6.45
    69
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.13
    113
     
    11.18
    89
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.85
    63
     
    8.73
    42
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.03
    104
     
    6.61
    96
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.01
    133
     
    1.03
    169
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.82
    93
     
    3.08
    92
    10. Leukemia
    2.22
    137
     
    3.33
    105
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.86
    108
     
    1.35
    131
    12. Lymphomas
    1.51
    166
     
    2.23
    148
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.49
    111
     
    1.03
    145
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    152
     
    3.91
    66
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.37
    103
     
    1.40
    102
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.80
    154
     
    0.55
    168
     
     
     
    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.