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Compare Maldives and Sri Lanka 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
     
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    42.6
    43.9
    111
    140
    124
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    51.5
    48.9
    50.2
    109
    132
    120
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    57.4
    54.8
    56.1
    110
    132
    123
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    61.8
    59.2
    60.5
    112
    138
    128
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    65.1
    64.4
    64.7
    104
    124
    119
     
    67.0
    74.7
    70.8
    86
    66
    76
    2010
    75.6
    78.0
    76.7
    34
    53
    36
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2015
    76.9
    80.2
    78.5
    34
    42
    34
     
    71.6
    78.3
    74.9
    76
    64
    70
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.9
    80.2
    34
    42
     
    71.6
    78.3
    76
    64
    Age 5
    77.7
    80.8
    32
    41
     
    72.3
    78.9
    85
    68
    Age 10
    77.8
    80.9
    32
    41
     
    72.4
    79.0
    87
    68
    Age 15
    77.9
    81.0
    32
    41
     
    72.5
    79.1
    87
    68
    Age 20
    78.0
    81.1
    32
    42
     
    72.8
    79.3
    87
    66
    Age 25
    78.2
    81.2
    32
    43
     
    73.4
    79.5
    83
    68
    Age 30
    78.4
    81.2
    33
    43
     
    74.0
    79.7
    81
    69
    Age 35
    78.6
    81.3
    34
    44
     
    74.5
    79.8
    79
    69
    Age 40
    78.6
    81.4
    35
    47
     
    75.2
    80.0
    79
    68
    Age 45
    78.9
    81.5
    36
    47
     
    75.9
    80.3
    74
    68
    Age 50
    79.2
    81.7
    38
    54
     
    76.9
    80.6
    70
    71
    Age 55
    79.7
    82.0
    41
    58
     
    78.0
    81.1
    66
    73
    Age 60
    80.4
    82.4
    43
    63
     
    79.4
    81.8
    60
    75
    Age 65
    81.5
    83.1
    50
    70
     
    80.9
    82.7
    61
    76
    Age 70
    83.2
    84.3
    49
    70
     
    82.8
    83.9
    58
    78
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.0
    47
    72
     
    85.0
    85.8
    57
    78
    Age 80
    88.1
    88.5
    35
    64
     
    87.7
    88.0
    52
    76
    Age 85
    91.4
    91.8
    15
    40
     
    90.9
    90.9
    34
    74
    Age 90
    94.7
    95.0
    13
    27
     
    94.5
    94.3
    22
    71
    Age 95
    98.6
    98.7
    13
    20
     
    98.5
    98.2
    16
    55
    Age 100
    102.8
    103.0
    11
    13
     
    102.7
    102.4
    13
    50
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    92.87
    84
     
    154.65
    31
    2. Stroke
    84.13
    94
     
    72.35
    105
    3. Lung Disease
    29.51
    37
     
    29.40
    38
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.26
    97
     
    35.08
    80
    5. Kidney Disease
    20.58
    31
     
    16.34
    66
    6. Endocrine Disorders
    13.76
    33
     
    1.49
    159
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.31
    128
     
    47.87
    31
    8. Breast Cancer
    12.16
    120
     
    11.60
    124
    9. Asthma
    11.62
    29
     
    13.98
    20
    10. Other Injuries
    9.64
    101
     
    22.53
    34
    11. Oral Cancer
    9.18
    6
     
    8.94
    8
    12. Lung Cancers
    8.35
    100
     
    6.44
    119
    13. Hypertension
    8.27
    145
     
    12.95
    117
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.66
    83
     
    5.38
    114
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    7.30
    109
     
    6.77
    114
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.71
    36
     
    3.36
    76
    17. Cervical Cancer
    6.51
    103
     
    5.90
    108
    18. Suicide
    6.24
    104
     
    28.77
    5
    19. Drownings
    5.63
    58
     
    4.56
    78
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.26
    115
     
    2.63
    163
    21. Low Birth Weight
    5.06
    114
     
    4.39
    121
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.78
    39
     
    5.99
    30
    23. Liver Disease
    4.66
    157
     
    15.28
    89
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.53
    108
     
    5.87
    82
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.50
    78
     
    4.16
    87
    26. Violence
    4.45
    96
     
    8.23
    66
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.57
    93
     
    3.48
    95
    28. Prostate Cancer
    3.38
    158
     
    2.22
    165
    29. Malnutrition
    3.35
    76
     
    4.34
    68
    30. Falls
    3.35
    120
     
    8.61
    51
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.22
    147
     
    3.58
    136
    32. Tuberculosis
    2.74
    107
     
    1.10
    127
    33. Skin Disease
    2.39
    69
     
    0.31
    148
    34. Meningitis
    2.39
    79
     
    5.97
    54
    35. Leukemia
    2.31
    136
     
    4.24
    63
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.17
    109
     
    7.80
    72
    37. Fires
    2.14
    88
     
    2.40
    86
    38. Lymphomas
    1.78
    159
     
    2.85
    128
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.77
    113
     
    1.58
    119
    40. Epilepsy
    1.05
    131
     
    2.20
    76
    41. Road Traffic Accidents
    1.05
    172
     
    13.05
    106
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    0.96
    122
     
    0.61
    147
    43. Hepatitis B
    0.83
    68
     
    0.06
    158
    44. Schizophrenia
    0.83
    11
     
    0.12
    129
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.70
    121
     
    0.81
    119
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    0.70
    162
     
    0.67
    164
    47. Other Neoplasms
    0.61
    163
     
    0.28
    165
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.57
    102
     
    0.54
    104
    49. Anemia
    0.48
    105
     
    0.64
    93
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.48
    159
     
    0.23
    166
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    191
    19.06
     
    32,582
    25.74
    2. Stroke
    174
    17.31
     
    15,172
    11.98
    3. Lung Disease
    60
    5.97
     
    6,127
    4.84
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    56
    5.54
     
    7,292
    5.76
    5. Kidney Disease
    44
    4.43
     
    3,494
    2.76
    6. Endocrine Disorders
    33
    3.24
     
    315
    0.25
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    2.82
     
    1,427
    1.13
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    27
    2.67
     
    10,195
    8.05
    9. Other Injuries
    25
    2.50
     
    4,800
    3.79
    10. Asthma
    25
    2.44
     
    2,953
    2.33
    11. Low Birth Weight
    20
    2.02
     
    930
    0.73
    12. Oral Cancer
    20
    2.01
     
    1,914
    1.51
    13. Lung Cancers
    18
    1.84
     
    1,400
    1.11
    14. Drownings
    17
    1.73
     
    964
    0.76
    15. Hypertension
    17
    1.70
     
    2,733
    2.16
    16. Suicide
    17
    1.68
     
    6,170
    4.87
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    1.55
     
    1,142
    0.90
    18. Breast Cancer
    14
    1.41
     
    1,361
    1.07
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14
    1.40
     
    689
    0.54
    20. Violence
    13
    1.33
     
    1,765
    1.39
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11
    1.10
     
    565
    0.45
    22. Liver Disease
    11
    1.08
     
    3,349
    2.65
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    10
    1.03
     
    1,301
    1.03
    24. Stomach Cancer
    10
    0.95
     
    1,266
    1.00
    25. Falls
    9
    0.88
     
    1,823
    1.44
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.79
     
    735
    0.58
    27. Cervical Cancer
    7
    0.74
     
    690
    0.55
    28. Liver Cancer
    7
    0.73
     
    772
    0.61
    29. Malnutrition
    7
    0.70
     
    903
    0.71
    30. Birth Trauma
    7
    0.69
     
    335
    0.26
    31. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.67
     
    237
    0.19
    32. Leukemia
    7
    0.65
     
    904
    0.71
    33. Ovary Cancer
    6
    0.55
     
    487
    0.38
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5
    0.54
     
    1,646
    1.30
    35. Meningitis
    5
    0.51
     
    1,269
    1.00
    36. Fires
    5
    0.51
     
    506
    0.40
    37. Lymphomas
    5
    0.45
     
    614
    0.49
    38. Epilepsy
    4
    0.42
     
    468
    0.37
    39. Prostate Cancer
    4
    0.42
     
    208
    0.16
    40. Road Traffic Accidents
    4
    0.40
     
    2,773
    2.19
    41. Skin Disease
    4
    0.40
     
    66
    0.05
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    3
    0.27
     
    126
    0.10
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    3
    0.26
     
    145
    0.11
    44. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.24
     
    114
    0.09
    45. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.24
     
    12
    0.01
    46. HIV/AIDS
    2
    0.23
     
    177
    0.14
    47. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.22
     
    48
    0.04
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2
    0.19
     
    216
    0.17
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2
    0.17
     
    155
    0.12
    50. Dengue
    2
    0.15
     
    95
    0.07
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    12.16
    120
     
    11.60
    124
    2. Oral Cancer
    9.18
    6
     
    8.94
    8
    3. Lung Cancers
    8.35
    100
     
    6.44
    119
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.51
    103
     
    5.90
    108
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.26
    115
     
    2.63
    163
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.78
    39
     
    5.99
    30
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.53
    108
     
    5.87
    82
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.50
    78
     
    4.16
    87
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3.38
    158
     
    2.22
    165
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.22
    147
     
    3.58
    136
    11. Leukemia
    2.31
    136
     
    4.24
    63
    12. Lymphomas
    1.78
    159
     
    2.85
    128
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    0.70
    162
     
    0.67
    164
    14. Skin Cancers
    0.48
    159
     
    0.23
    166
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.48
    170
     
    1.02
    143
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.00
    172
     
    0.46
    165
     
     
     
    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.