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Compare Kuwait and Iraq 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
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Iraq IRAQ
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    75.0
    78.8
    76.9
    22
    34
    28
     
    55.9
    59.8
    57.8
    144
    139
    141
    2010
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2015
    73.7
    76.0
    74.7
    51
    95
    76
     
    66.2
    71.8
    68.9
    121
    118
    121
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.7
    76.0
    51
    95
     
    66.2
    71.8
    121
    118
    Age 5
    74.4
    76.6
    54
    101
     
    68.6
    74.0
    122
    117
    Age 10
    74.5
    76.6
    55
    101
     
    68.9
    74.3
    122
    117
    Age 15
    74.6
    76.7
    55
    104
     
    69.3
    74.7
    119
    116
    Age 20
    74.8
    76.8
    55
    105
     
    69.9
    75.1
    116
    114
    Age 25
    75.0
    76.8
    57
    106
     
    70.9
    75.5
    110
    113
    Age 30
    75.2
    76.9
    60
    107
     
    71.7
    75.9
    107
    113
    Age 35
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
     
    72.5
    76.4
    105
    113
    Age 40
    75.6
    77.2
    70
    110
     
    73.2
    76.8
    101
    113
    Age 45
    75.9
    77.3
    75
    112
     
    73.9
    77.3
    101
    113
    Age 50
    76.2
    77.5
    79
    116
     
    74.7
    77.9
    100
    113
    Age 55
    76.8
    77.9
    84
    118
     
    75.7
    78.6
    104
    113
    Age 60
    77.5
    78.4
    95
    132
     
    77.0
    79.5
    105
    112
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.3
    106
    139
     
    78.5
    80.6
    112
    114
    Age 70
    80.2
    80.7
    123
    154
     
    80.5
    82.1
    110
    113
    Age 75
    82.4
    82.7
    143
    166
     
    82.9
    84.1
    118
    115
    Age 80
    85.1
    85.3
    161
    168
     
    85.7
    86.6
    120
    116
    Age 85
    88.6
    88.6
    167
    172
     
    89.0
    89.7
    132
    123
    Age 90
    92.5
    92.5
    169
    176
     
    92.9
    93.3
    137
    126
    Age 95
    96.8
    96.8
    174
    180
     
    97.1
    97.5
    140
    124
    Age 100
    101.5
    101.5
    175
    180
     
    101.8
    102.0
    115
    91
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    113.15
    56
     
    187.65
    22
    2. Stroke
    47.73
    132
     
    117.01
    57
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.53
    82
     
    24.43
    101
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.32
    96
     
    40.38
    47
    5. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    91
     
    20.79
    44
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.43
    100
     
    41.41
    2
    7. Hypertension
    14.27
    110
     
    26.29
    28
    8. Kidney Disease
    12.82
    100
     
    32.67
    5
    9. Prostate Cancer
    10.39
    122
     
    6.54
    144
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.53
    69
     
    5.25
    116
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    8.79
    79
     
    10.54
    38
    12. Lung Cancers
    7.27
    110
     
    12.99
    81
    13. Low Birth Weight
    6.78
    94
     
    12.57
    58
    14. Uterin Cancer
    5.98
    9
     
    0.57
    164
    15. Liver Cancer
    5.00
    97
     
    4.13
    116
    16. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    21
     
    6.90
    3
    17. Lymphomas
    4.11
    102
     
    7.85
    13
    18. Other Injuries
    4.08
    160
     
    30.27
    13
    19. Leukemia
    3.89
    83
     
    6.85
    1
    20. Tuberculosis
    2.92
    103
     
    5.84
    82
    21. Ovary Cancer
    2.90
    136
     
    3.68
    105
    22. Lung Disease
    2.75
    171
     
    15.27
    114
    23. Asthma
    2.67
    104
     
    8.69
    55
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    2.62
    100
     
    2.75
    96
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.30
    164
     
    9.57
    61
    26. Stomach Cancer
    2.17
    163
     
    5.19
    96
    27. Liver Disease
    1.93
    171
     
    6.74
    140
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    1.64
    157
     
    6.90
    73
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    113
     
    1.11
    138
    30. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    161
     
    1.56
    162
    31. Falls
    1.49
    157
     
    2.46
    138
    32. Drug Use
    1.45
    66
     
    2.23
    51
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.38
    127
     
    3.02
    79
    34. Fires
    1.26
    114
     
    2.85
    79
    35. Hepatitis C
    1.12
    9
     
    0.23
    87
    36. Hepatitis B
    1.10
    60
     
    0.61
    77
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    1.10
    114
     
    0.72
    138
    38. Oral Cancer
    0.95
    166
     
    2.44
    103
    39. Other Neoplasms
    0.90
    153
     
    7.98
    4
    40. Suicide
    0.86
    170
     
    1.61
    166
    41. Epilepsy
    0.72
    158
     
    0.82
    150
    42. Drownings
    0.70
    157
     
    1.89
    125
    43. Poisonings
    0.69
    124
     
    1.04
    98
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.67
    144
     
    6.76
    75
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.60
    152
     
    9.57
    60
    46. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.60
    163
     
    4.41
    55
    47. Meningitis
    0.54
    129
     
    3.36
    70
    48. Skin Disease
    0.53
    135
     
    0.64
    127
    49. Violence
    0.30
    171
     
    9.84
    52
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.23
    167
     
    0.74
    143
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,474
    28.11
     
    27,513
    18.60
    2. Stroke
    523
    9.98
     
    16,783
    11.34
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    410
    7.83
     
    9,887
    6.68
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    404
    7.70
     
    7,626
    5.15
    5. Congenital Anomalies
    306
    5.84
     
    4,952
    3.35
    6. Low Birth Weight
    237
    4.53
     
    6,862
    4.64
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    235
    4.48
     
    5,858
    3.96
    8. Hypertension
    151
    2.88
     
    3,774
    2.55
    9. Kidney Disease
    140
    2.67
     
    5,146
    3.48
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    110
    2.09
     
    849
    0.57
    11. Breast Cancer
    101
    1.92
     
    1,962
    1.33
    12. Other Injuries
    94
    1.79
     
    7,222
    4.88
    13. Lung Cancers
    81
    1.55
     
    1,987
    1.34
    14. Leukemia
    64
    1.22
     
    1,522
    1.03
    15. Liver Cancer
    61
    1.16
     
    643
    0.43
    16. Prostate Cancer
    58
    1.10
     
    370
    0.25
    17. Lymphomas
    48
    0.91
     
    1,416
    0.96
    18. Falls
    45
    0.85
     
    519
    0.35
    19. Bladder Cancer
    45
    0.85
     
    984
    0.67
    20. Fires
    34
    0.66
     
    691
    0.47
    21. Asthma
    34
    0.66
     
    1,308
    0.88
    22. Drug Use
    34
    0.65
     
    434
    0.29
    23. Tuberculosis
    34
    0.65
     
    928
    0.63
    24. Suicide
    33
    0.63
     
    376
    0.25
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    32
    0.62
     
    436
    0.29
    26. Lung Disease
    32
    0.61
     
    2,206
    1.49
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    30
    0.58
     
    1,292
    0.87
    28. Uterin Cancer
    29
    0.54
     
    47
    0.03
    29. Liver Disease
    28
    0.53
     
    1,126
    0.76
    30. Stomach Cancer
    27
    0.51
     
    838
    0.57
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    26
    0.50
     
    1,685
    1.14
    32. Drownings
    23
    0.44
     
    641
    0.43
    33. Birth Trauma
    21
    0.40
     
    5,221
    3.53
    34. Epilepsy
    19
    0.36
     
    219
    0.15
    35. Hepatitis C
    19
    0.36
     
    34
    0.02
    36. Poisonings
    18
    0.34
     
    237
    0.16
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    18
    0.34
     
    174
    0.12
    38. Ovary Cancer
    16
    0.30
     
    340
    0.23
    39. Meningitis
    14
    0.27
     
    881
    0.60
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    14
    0.26
     
    469
    0.32
    41. Hepatitis B
    13
    0.26
     
    105
    0.07
    42. Other Neoplasms
    13
    0.25
     
    1,418
    0.96
    43. Violence
    12
    0.24
     
    2,593
    1.75
    44. Oral Cancer
    12
    0.23
     
    396
    0.27
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    10
    0.19
     
    99
    0.07
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10
    0.19
     
    2,650
    1.79
    47. Cervical Cancer
    9
    0.17
     
    141
    0.10
    48. Skin Disease
    7
    0.14
     
    119
    0.08
    49. Maternal Conditions
    7
    0.13
     
    721
    0.49
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6
    0.12
     
    593
    0.40
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    91
     
    20.79
    44
    2. Prostate Cancer
    10.39
    122
     
    6.54
    144
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.53
    69
     
    5.25
    116
    4. Lung Cancers
    7.27
    110
     
    12.99
    81
    5. Uterin Cancer
    5.98
    9
     
    0.57
    164
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.00
    97
     
    4.13
    116
    7. Bladder Cancer
    4.59
    21
     
    6.90
    3
    8. Lymphomas
    4.11
    102
     
    7.85
    13
    9. Leukemia
    3.89
    83
     
    6.85
    1
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.90
    136
     
    3.68
    105
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.62
    100
     
    2.75
    96
    12. Stomach Cancer
    2.17
    163
     
    5.19
    96
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    113
     
    1.11
    138
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    161
     
    1.56
    162
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.95
    166
     
    2.44
    103
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.23
    167
     
    0.74
    143
     
     
     
    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.