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Compare Lebanon and Syria 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
     
      Lebanon LEBANON   Syria SYRIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    59
    55
    59
     
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
    1970
    62.8
    66.9
    64.8
    61
    61
    62
     
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
    1980
    64.4
    69.1
    66.7
    66
    71
    72
     
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
    1990
    66.6
    71.2
    68.8
    68
    83
    80
     
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
    2000
    68.6
    72.9
    70.7
    69
    85
    78
     
    70.6
    74.3
    72.4
    51
    73
    58
    2010
    73.6
    76.3
    74.9
    41
    80
    57
     
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
    2015
    73.5
    76.5
    74.9
    54
    87
    72
     
    59.9
    69.9
    64.5
    156
    128
    144
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lebanon LEBANON   Syria SYRIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    54
    87
     
    59.9
    69.9
    156
    128
    Age 5
    74.1
    77.1
    58
    94
     
    60.9
    70.9
    172
    137
    Age 10
    74.2
    77.2
    58
    95
     
    61.5
    71.6
    177
    135
    Age 15
    74.3
    77.3
    58
    95
     
    62.2
    72.3
    176
    133
    Age 20
    74.5
    77.4
    61
    95
     
    63.3
    73.1
    173
    132
    Age 25
    74.7
    77.5
    62
    96
     
    65.4
    73.9
    170
    127
    Age 30
    74.9
    77.7
    66
    95
     
    67.5
    74.7
    161
    123
    Age 35
    75.1
    77.9
    70
    97
     
    69.4
    75.5
    150
    117
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.1
    74
    97
     
    71.0
    76.2
    139
    115
    Age 45
    75.7
    78.4
    78
    99
     
    72.3
    76.9
    131
    115
    Age 50
    76.1
    78.8
    84
    98
     
    73.6
    77.7
    122
    114
    Age 55
    76.8
    79.4
    83
    99
     
    75.0
    78.5
    121
    114
    Age 60
    77.8
    80.1
    85
    100
     
    76.7
    79.5
    114
    114
    Age 65
    79.1
    81.0
    92
    106
     
    78.3
    80.7
    116
    113
    Age 70
    80.8
    82.4
    100
    106
     
    80.3
    82.2
    117
    112
    Age 75
    83.0
    84.2
    110
    111
     
    82.8
    84.1
    123
    113
    Age 80
    85.8
    86.6
    118
    112
     
    85.6
    86.6
    128
    111
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    128
    120
     
    88.9
    89.7
    145
    118
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.4
    138
    124
     
    92.8
    93.4
    151
    120
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.5
    139
    122
     
    97.2
    97.5
    136
    117
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    136
    106
     
    101.7
    102.0
    147
    100
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lebanon LEBANON   Syria SYRIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    132.65
    44
     
    210.64
    18
    2. Stroke
    39.86
    138
     
    83.04
    95
    3. Breast Cancer
    24.04
    17
     
    22.85
    21
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.20
    84
     
    23.08
    46
    5. Prostate Cancer
    16.73
    86
     
    9.82
    126
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.04
    114
     
    9.25
    146
    7. Lung Cancers
    15.85
    67
     
    14.72
    75
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.55
    141
     
    10.52
    145
    9. Hypertension
    11.08
    128
     
    12.46
    121
    10. Falls
    11.02
    36
     
    1.44
    159
    11. Lung Disease
    10.27
    145
     
    10.84
    144
    12. Lymphomas
    9.63
    3
     
    7.88
    12
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.24
    78
     
    11.71
    56
    14. Kidney Disease
    7.28
    131
     
    13.67
    93
    15. Bladder Cancer
    6.09
    5
     
    5.70
    7
    16. Low Birth Weight
    5.10
    112
     
    6.68
    98
    17. Other Neoplasms
    4.89
    18
     
    4.34
    27
    18. Ovary Cancer
    4.64
    76
     
    3.65
    108
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4.50
    138
     
    4.79
    131
    20. Leukemia
    4.43
    55
     
    6.00
    7
    21. Liver Disease
    4.31
    160
     
    4.02
    161
    22. Stomach Cancer
    4.12
    117
     
    5.58
    91
    23. War
    3.99
    9
     
    281.12
    1
    24. Asthma
    3.39
    96
     
    5.01
    82
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.22
    126
     
    4.37
    107
    26. HIV/AIDS
    3.08
    100
     
    0.00
    172
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.83
    152
     
    7.48
    85
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.66
    106
     
    2.68
    105
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    2.58
    102
     
    3.61
    83
    30. Other Injuries
    2.17
    169
     
    2.04
    171
    31. Liver Cancer
    2.16
    160
     
    4.31
    109
    32. Violence
    2.03
    129
     
    3.49
    104
    33. Birth Trauma
    1.77
    113
     
    2.98
    95
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    160
     
    1.28
    166
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.69
    100
     
    1.18
    130
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.50
    136
     
    1.66
    130
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.34
    120
     
    3.16
    100
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.04
    164
     
    2.02
    122
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.98
    138
     
    3.24
    90
    40. Suicide
    0.91
    169
     
    0.44
    171
    41. Meningitis
    0.87
    110
     
    1.69
    95
    42. Poisonings
    0.69
    125
     
    0.75
    120
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.69
    156
     
    1.03
    142
    44. Fires
    0.64
    138
     
    0.95
    123
    45. Malnutrition
    0.62
    115
     
    2.09
    90
    46. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    153
     
    0.52
    155
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.54
    162
     
    0.34
    171
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    0.53
    149
     
    0.37
    157
    49. Skin Disease
    0.49
    139
     
    0.81
    120
    50. Drownings
    0.45
    166
     
    0.61
    161
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Lebanon LEBANON   Syria SYRIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,443
    34.41
     
    23,526
    18.71
    2. Stroke
    1,952
    10.43
     
    9,154
    7.28
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    821
    4.39
     
    4,091
    3.25
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    777
    4.15
     
    1,031
    0.82
    5. Lung Cancers
    749
    4.00
     
    1,786
    1.42
    6. Breast Cancer
    546
    2.92
     
    1,528
    1.22
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    546
    2.91
     
    1,671
    1.33
    8. Hypertension
    541
    2.89
     
    1,363
    1.08
    9. Falls
    534
    2.85
     
    215
    0.17
    10. Lung Disease
    503
    2.69
     
    1,191
    0.95
    11. Lymphomas
    458
    2.45
     
    1,052
    0.84
    12. Prostate Cancer
    398
    2.13
     
    481
    0.38
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    395
    2.11
     
    1,444
    1.15
    14. Kidney Disease
    353
    1.89
     
    1,623
    1.29
    15. Bladder Cancer
    294
    1.57
     
    641
    0.51
    16. Other Neoplasms
    230
    1.23
     
    592
    0.47
    17. Liver Disease
    206
    1.10
     
    508
    0.40
    18. Leukemia
    203
    1.09
     
    921
    0.73
    19. Stomach Cancer
    198
    1.06
     
    699
    0.56
    20. War
    194
    1.04
     
    59,026
    46.95
    21. Low Birth Weight
    167
    0.89
     
    1,980
    1.58
    22. Asthma
    165
    0.88
     
    582
    0.46
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    157
    0.84
     
    1,391
    1.11
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    155
    0.83
     
    569
    0.45
    25. HIV/AIDS
    141
    0.75
     
    0
    0.00
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    136
    0.73
     
    924
    0.74
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    131
    0.70
     
    320
    0.25
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    121
    0.65
     
    457
    0.36
    29. Ovary Cancer
    107
    0.57
     
    244
    0.19
    30. Other Injuries
    103
    0.55
     
    346
    0.27
    31. Liver Cancer
    102
    0.54
     
    525
    0.42
    32. Violence
    97
    0.52
     
    666
    0.53
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    74
    0.39
     
    171
    0.14
    34. Tuberculosis
    63
    0.34
     
    441
    0.35
    35. Birth Trauma
    58
    0.31
     
    883
    0.70
    36. Oral Cancer
    49
    0.26
     
    253
    0.20
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    43
    0.23
     
    835
    0.66
    38. Suicide
    43
    0.23
     
    77
    0.06
    39. Meningitis
    40
    0.21
     
    261
    0.21
    40. Uterin Cancer
    39
    0.21
     
    67
    0.05
    41. Cervical Cancer
    38
    0.20
     
    86
    0.07
    42. Poisonings
    33
    0.18
     
    120
    0.10
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    32
    0.17
     
    126
    0.10
    44. Fires
    32
    0.17
     
    158
    0.13
    45. Malnutrition
    30
    0.16
     
    290
    0.23
    46. Skin Cancers
    29
    0.15
     
    62
    0.05
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    27
    0.14
     
    40
    0.03
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    25
    0.14
     
    39
    0.03
    49. Skin Disease
    24
    0.13
     
    97
    0.08
    50. Drownings
    21
    0.11
     
    133
    0.11
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lebanon LEBANON   Syria SYRIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    24.04
    17
     
    22.85
    21
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.73
    86
     
    9.82
    126
    3. Lung Cancers
    15.85
    67
     
    14.72
    75
    4. Lymphomas
    9.63
    3
     
    7.88
    12
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.24
    78
     
    11.71
    56
    6. Bladder Cancer
    6.09
    5
     
    5.70
    7
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.64
    76
     
    3.65
    108
    8. Leukemia
    4.43
    55
     
    6.00
    7
    9. Stomach Cancer
    4.12
    117
     
    5.58
    91
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.58
    102
     
    3.61
    83
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.16
    160
     
    4.31
    109
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    160
     
    1.28
    166
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.69
    100
     
    1.18
    130
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.04
    164
     
    2.02
    122
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.69
    156
     
    1.03
    142
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    153
     
    0.52
    155
     
     
     
    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.