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Compare India and El Salvador 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
     
      India INDIA   El Salvador EL SALVADOR
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
     
    49.4
    52.4
    50.8
    91
    92
    90
    1970
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
     
    55.3
    59.5
    57.3
    89
    89
    90
    1980
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
     
    51.3
    63.1
    57.1
    133
    98
    120
    1990
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
     
    61.6
    69.8
    65.6
    114
    93
    107
    2000
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
     
    64.4
    73.6
    69.0
    107
    83
    98
    2010
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
     
    67.4
    76.3
    72.0
    103
    82
    97
    2016
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
     
    69.0
    78.1
    73.7
    103
    73
    89
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      India INDIA   El Salvador EL SALVADOR
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
     
    69.0
    78.1
    103
    73
    Age 5
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
     
    70.1
    79.2
    108
    72
    Age 10
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
     
    70.1
    79.2
    110
    72
    Age 15
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
     
    70.4
    79.3
    110
    70
    Age 20
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
     
    71.0
    79.5
    106
    69
    Age 25
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
     
    72.0
    79.7
    102
    65
    Age 30
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
     
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    65
    Age 35
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
     
    74.4
    80.3
    86
    64
    Age 40
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
     
    75.4
    80.6
    79
    62
    Age 45
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
     
    76.5
    81.1
    68
    60
    Age 50
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
     
    77.7
    81.6
    60
    58
    Age 55
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
     
    79.0
    82.3
    55
    58
    Age 60
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
     
    80.4
    83.1
    44
    57
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
     
    81.9
    84.1
    43
    55
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
     
    83.7
    85.4
    43
    55
    Age 75
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
     
    85.6
    86.9
    44
    56
    Age 80
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
     
    87.9
    88.9
    48
    56
    Age 85
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
     
    90.6
    91.5
    51
    57
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      India INDIA   El Salvador EL SALVADOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    146.11
    56
     
    103.39
    112
    2. Lung Disease
    96.92
    4
     
    13.86
    153
    3. Stroke
    71.48
    114
     
    30.39
    163
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.03
    62
     
    42.07
    82
    5. Tuberculosis
    43.10
    40
     
    1.96
    116
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.22
    37
     
    4.49
    81
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.41
    84
     
    33.62
    75
    8. Kidney Disease
    25.35
    39
     
    62.37
    2
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23.62
    17
     
    6.15
    101
    10. Liver Disease
    22.93
    63
     
    25.06
    52
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.51
    67
     
    19.50
    83
    12. Falls
    20.92
    3
     
    7.53
    60
    13. Hypertension
    16.06
    70
     
    8.64
    128
    14. Suicide
    16.05
    24
     
    11.06
    76
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.57
    124
     
    25.49
    39
    16. Breast Cancer
    13.71
    123
     
    9.16
    164
    17. Cervical Cancer
    12.46
    68
     
    12.32
    69
    18. Asthma
    11.35
    55
     
    3.03
    105
    19. Other Injuries
    11.00
    63
     
    6.97
    108
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.30
    5
     
    0.72
    152
    21. Birth Trauma
    9.86
    57
     
    2.39
    106
    22. Oral Cancer
    8.69
    8
     
    1.46
    153
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    8.33
    95
     
    8.87
    82
    24. Lung Cancers
    8.14
    109
     
    5.94
    129
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.79
    53
     
    4.28
    70
    26. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    86
     
    15.37
    18
    27. HIV/AIDS
    5.22
    87
     
    7.71
    78
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.10
    133
     
    6.01
    117
    29. Malnutrition
    4.98
    60
     
    5.35
    57
    30. Drownings
    4.91
    77
     
    5.09
    73
    31. Violence
    4.45
    102
     
    62.82
    2
    32. Fires
    4.15
    55
     
    1.04
    119
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.96
    52
     
    1.47
    131
    34. Hepatitis B
    3.93
    3
     
    0.09
    164
    35. Ovary Cancer
    3.93
    103
     
    2.97
    147
    36. Meningitis
    3.28
    64
     
    1.91
    76
    37. Encephalitis
    3.20
    4
     
    0.28
    144
    38. Maternal Conditions
    3.18
    61
     
    0.80
    103
    39. Prostate Cancer
    3.10
    172
     
    17.05
    85
    40. Measles
    3.06
    22
     
    0.00
    134
    41. Liver Cancer
    2.73
    168
     
    7.69
    51
    42. Lymphomas
    2.66
    147
     
    1.82
    173
    43. Epilepsy
    2.52
    62
     
    1.23
    135
    44. Endocrine Disorders
    2.42
    154
     
    1.64
    165
    45. Leukemia
    2.34
    143
     
    4.90
    34
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.10
    1
     
    0.27
    86
    47. Poisonings
    2.06
    47
     
    0.38
    138
    48. Malaria
    1.97
    46
     
    0.00
    108
    49. Dengue
    1.83
    3
     
    0.08
    59
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    1.54
    140
     
    4.11
    81
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      India INDIA   El Salvador EL SALVADOR
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,446,853
    16.44
     
    6,307
    17.12
    2. Lung Disease
    896,779
    10.19
     
    863
    2.34
    3. Stroke
    694,258
    7.89
     
    1,856
    5.04
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    648,220
    7.37
     
    2,579
    7.00
    5. Tuberculosis
    470,641
    5.35
     
    118
    0.32
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    431,178
    4.90
     
    268
    0.73
    7. Low Birth Weight
    329,864
    3.75
     
    361
    0.98
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    298,243
    3.39
     
    1,979
    5.37
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    278,383
    3.16
     
    1,163
    3.16
    10. Liver Disease
    259,749
    2.95
     
    1,429
    3.88
    11. Kidney Disease
    257,862
    2.93
     
    3,678
    9.98
    12. Suicide
    206,278
    2.34
     
    678
    1.84
    13. Falls
    204,603
    2.32
     
    458
    1.24
    14. Hypertension
    160,001
    1.82
     
    528
    1.43
    15. Birth Trauma
    137,726
    1.57
     
    140
    0.38
    16. Other Injuries
    130,822
    1.49
     
    416
    1.13
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    126,731
    1.44
     
    1,630
    4.42
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    116,118
    1.32
     
    529
    1.44
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    110,869
    1.26
     
    43
    0.12
    20. Asthma
    110,369
    1.25
     
    185
    0.50
    21. Oral Cancer
    94,354
    1.07
     
    88
    0.24
    22. Lung Cancers
    84,904
    0.96
     
    355
    0.96
    23. Breast Cancer
    76,356
    0.87
     
    295
    0.80
    24. Cervical Cancer
    68,906
    0.78
     
    398
    1.08
    25. HIV/AIDS
    67,170
    0.76
     
    436
    1.18
    26. Drownings
    63,004
    0.72
     
    316
    0.86
    27. Stomach Cancer
    61,372
    0.70
     
    928
    2.52
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    57,658
    0.66
     
    259
    0.70
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    53,394
    0.61
     
    365
    0.99
    30. Violence
    52,987
    0.60
     
    3,869
    10.50
    31. Malnutrition
    52,285
    0.59
     
    329
    0.89
    32. Fires
    51,222
    0.58
     
    63
    0.17
    33. Hepatitis B
    43,284
    0.49
     
    5
    0.01
    34. Maternal Conditions
    43,120
    0.49
     
    50
    0.14
    35. Measles
    42,009
    0.48
     
    0
    0.00
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    41,255
    0.47
     
    90
    0.24
    37. Meningitis
    40,312
    0.46
     
    115
    0.31
    38. Encephalitis
    39,913
    0.45
     
    17
    0.05
    39. Epilepsy
    29,700
    0.34
     
    74
    0.20
    40. Lymphomas
    29,342
    0.33
     
    108
    0.29
    41. Liver Cancer
    28,552
    0.32
     
    458
    1.24
    42. Leukemia
    27,756
    0.32
     
    296
    0.80
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    26,223
    0.30
     
    98
    0.27
    44. Poisonings
    24,690
    0.28
     
    23
    0.06
    45. Malaria
    23,677
    0.27
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Ovary Cancer
    21,684
    0.25
     
    96
    0.26
    47. Dengue
    20,232
    0.23
     
    5
    0.01
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    19,672
    0.22
     
    16
    0.04
    49. Drug Use
    17,132
    0.19
     
    27
    0.07
    50. Inflammatory/Heart
    16,989
    0.19
     
    148
    0.40
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      India INDIA   El Salvador EL SALVADOR
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    13.71
    123
     
    9.16
    164
    2. Cervical Cancer
    12.46
    68
     
    12.32
    69
    3. Oral Cancer
    8.69
    8
     
    1.46
    153
    4. Lung Cancers
    8.14
    109
     
    5.94
    129
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    86
     
    15.37
    18
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.10
    133
     
    6.01
    117
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.96
    52
     
    1.47
    131
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.93
    103
     
    2.97
    147
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3.10
    172
     
    17.05
    85
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.73
    168
     
    7.69
    51
    11. Lymphomas
    2.66
    147
     
    1.82
    173
    12. Leukemia
    2.34
    143
     
    4.90
    34
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.54
    140
     
    4.11
    81
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.05
    151
     
    0.77
    166
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.94
    160
     
    5.74
    11
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.43
    166
     
    0.98
    127
     
     
     
    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.