face

WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
Mauritius
Madagascar

World Health Review

COUNTRY #1
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Mauritius and Madagascar 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.
INSTRUCTIONSUse the list on left to choose a new country and cause of death rank order. Use the list on right to select the Countries you want to compare to. Play or Pause the Dynamic Population Pyramids to enhance your view.

DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Choose Year
    Play
    Pause
     
    Mauritius Population
     
     
    Madagascar Population
     


    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    57.7
    61.2
    59.4
    65
    66
    65
     
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
    1970
    60.3
    64.6
    62.4
    70
    69
    67
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
    1980
    63.4
    68.7
    66.0
    76
    77
    75
     
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
    1990
    65.6
    73.4
    69.4
    83
    66
    72
     
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
    2000
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    72
    59
    66
     
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    145
    147
    147
    2010
    70.1
    76.6
    73.3
    86
    75
    83
     
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
    2015
    71.4
    77.8
    74.6
    78
    77
    78
     
    63.9
    67.0
    65.5
    134
    141
    140
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    77.8
    78
    77
     
    63.9
    67.0
    134
    141
    Age 5
    72.5
    78.8
    83
    74
     
    67.5
    70.2
    130
    142
    Age 10
    72.6
    78.8
    85
    75
     
    68.2
    70.7
    128
    143
    Age 15
    72.6
    78.9
    85
    76
     
    68.6
    71.1
    128
    142
    Age 20
    72.8
    79.0
    85
    75
     
    69.2
    71.6
    128
    141
    Age 25
    73.1
    79.1
    88
    75
     
    69.8
    72.1
    126
    140
    Age 30
    73.5
    79.3
    86
    73
     
    70.4
    72.7
    125
    141
    Age 35
    74.0
    79.5
    88
    72
     
    71.0
    73.3
    126
    142
    Age 40
    74.6
    79.8
    87
    71
     
    71.8
    74.0
    123
    143
    Age 45
    75.3
    80.2
    84
    71
     
    72.7
    74.8
    121
    145
    Age 50
    76.2
    80.7
    80
    69
     
    73.7
    75.6
    118
    145
    Age 55
    77.3
    81.4
    77
    70
     
    74.9
    76.5
    122
    147
    Age 60
    78.6
    82.2
    73
    68
     
    76.3
    77.6
    123
    146
    Age 65
    80.4
    83.4
    67
    67
     
    78.1
    79.0
    124
    146
    Age 70
    82.2
    84.8
    68
    62
     
    80.2
    80.9
    121
    145
    Age 75
    84.5
    86.6
    66
    60
     
    82.9
    83.4
    117
    137
    Age 80
    87.1
    88.8
    66
    54
     
    86.0
    86.3
    108
    131
    Age 85
    90.3
    91.6
    71
    52
     
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    124
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.9
    60
    33
     
    93.4
    93.5
    93
    111
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.6
    47
    24
     
    97.6
    97.6
    83
    100
    Age 100
    102.3
    102.8
    45
    16
     
    102.2
    102.1
    64
    78
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    173.63
    1
     
    21.06
    105
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.46
    92
     
    89.77
    85
    3. Stroke
    55.87
    122
     
    172.43
    11
    4. Hypertension
    38.18
    12
     
    17.95
    75
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.60
    105
     
    88.74
    48
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    59
     
    14.42
    103
    7. Prostate Cancer
    16.00
    91
     
    36.65
    14
    8. Liver Disease
    13.77
    97
     
    17.67
    77
    9. Kidney Disease
    13.36
    96
     
    11.79
    104
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.89
    108
     
    23.43
    44
    11. Lung Cancers
    10.84
    90
     
    7.32
    109
    12. Other Injuries
    10.31
    96
     
    11.81
    86
    13. Asthma
    10.04
    43
     
    9.46
    48
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.57
    76
     
    6.85
    94
    15. Suicide
    7.93
    93
     
    10.50
    65
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    7.70
    101
     
    7.50
    103
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    94
     
    28.96
    10
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.77
    95
     
    13.56
    56
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    6.63
    77
     
    7.68
    69
    20. Lung Disease
    6.17
    163
     
    19.72
    80
    21. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    84
     
    5.05
    100
    22. Ovary Cancer
    5.29
    56
     
    1.86
    160
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.85
    89
     
    33.68
    44
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.77
    65
     
    2.51
    103
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.54
    53
     
    6.96
    15
    26. Other Neoplasms
    4.31
    30
     
    3.20
    67
    27. Falls
    4.08
    105
     
    7.50
    64
    28. Anemia
    4.08
    30
     
    2.20
    52
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.99
    135
     
    15.51
    16
    30. Alcohol
    3.79
    29
     
    0.09
    139
    31. Drownings
    3.76
    84
     
    7.74
    33
    32. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    132
     
    3.59
    135
    33. Leukemia
    3.38
    104
     
    3.79
    90
    34. Violence
    3.25
    107
     
    11.53
    43
    35. Skin Disease
    2.86
    62
     
    7.72
    19
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.76
    80
     
    8.46
    23
    37. Lymphomas
    2.75
    131
     
    5.62
    61
    38. Epilepsy
    2.35
    75
     
    7.36
    39
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.33
    113
     
    1.58
    134
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.20
    108
     
    51.96
    32
    41. Malnutrition
    2.09
    89
     
    36.64
    24
    42. Fires
    1.99
    92
     
    9.83
    33
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.49
    114
     
    2.47
    70
    44. Drug Use
    1.43
    68
     
    1.36
    74
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.35
    122
     
    14.51
    45
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.33
    132
     
    2.00
    106
    47. Tuberculosis
    1.25
    121
     
    72.04
    11
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    125
     
    1.40
    117
    49. Maternal Conditions
    0.76
    96
     
    18.58
    27
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.71
    141
     
    1.67
    94
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,331
    29.43
     
    1,976
    1.37
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,148
    14.49
     
    8,340
    5.79
    3. Stroke
    726
    9.17
     
    15,168
    10.53
    4. Hypertension
    506
    6.39
     
    1,605
    1.11
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    277
    3.50
     
    15,023
    10.43
    6. Liver Disease
    196
    2.47
     
    2,025
    1.40
    7. Kidney Disease
    179
    2.25
     
    1,382
    0.96
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    170
    2.14
     
    4,210
    2.92
    9. Lung Cancers
    145
    1.83
     
    708
    0.49
    10. Breast Cancer
    143
    1.81
     
    872
    0.60
    11. Other Injuries
    131
    1.65
     
    2,221
    1.54
    12. Asthma
    131
    1.65
     
    1,000
    0.69
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    114
    1.44
     
    737
    0.51
    14. Suicide
    105
    1.33
     
    1,625
    1.13
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    86
    1.09
     
    1,232
    0.85
    16. Prostate Cancer
    83
    1.05
     
    1,263
    0.88
    17. Lung Disease
    79
    1.00
     
    1,902
    1.32
    18. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.99
     
    506
    0.35
    19. HIV/AIDS
    68
    0.85
     
    6,026
    4.18
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    66
    0.84
     
    252
    0.17
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    0.80
     
    2,812
    1.95
    22. Oral Cancer
    63
    0.79
     
    810
    0.56
    23. Other Neoplasms
    59
    0.74
     
    355
    0.25
    24. Falls
    58
    0.73
     
    1,001
    0.69
    25. Cervical Cancer
    55
    0.69
     
    1,771
    1.23
    26. Low Birth Weight
    55
    0.69
     
    5,396
    3.74
    27. Alcohol
    54
    0.68
     
    12
    0.01
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    54
    0.68
     
    1,565
    1.09
    29. Anemia
    52
    0.66
     
    328
    0.23
    30. Liver Cancer
    48
    0.61
     
    450
    0.31
    31. Drownings
    47
    0.60
     
    1,777
    1.23
    32. Violence
    44
    0.56
     
    2,442
    1.69
    33. Leukemia
    40
    0.50
     
    512
    0.36
    34. Lymphomas
    38
    0.48
     
    719
    0.50
    35. Ovary Cancer
    38
    0.48
     
    111
    0.08
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    38
    0.47
     
    837
    0.58
    37. Skin Disease
    37
    0.47
     
    880
    0.61
    38. Epilepsy
    33
    0.42
     
    1,418
    0.98
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29
    0.37
     
    150
    0.10
    40. Malnutrition
    27
    0.35
     
    4,829
    3.35
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    27
    0.34
     
    10,089
    7.00
    42. Fires
    25
    0.32
     
    2,045
    1.42
    43. Drug Use
    19
    0.24
     
    244
    0.17
    44. Bladder Cancer
    19
    0.24
     
    245
    0.17
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    19
    0.24
     
    209
    0.15
    46. Tuberculosis
    17
    0.21
     
    10,131
    7.03
    47. Birth Trauma
    11
    0.13
     
    5,774
    4.01
    48. Maternal Conditions
    9
    0.12
     
    3,530
    2.45
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9
    0.12
     
    1,102
    0.76
    50. Uterin Cancer
    9
    0.11
     
    66
    0.05
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    59
     
    14.42
    103
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.00
    91
     
    36.65
    14
    3. Lung Cancers
    10.84
    90
     
    7.32
    109
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.57
    76
     
    6.85
    94
    5. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    94
     
    28.96
    10
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    84
     
    5.05
    100
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.29
    56
     
    1.86
    160
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.77
    65
     
    2.51
    103
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.54
    53
     
    6.96
    15
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    132
     
    3.59
    135
    11. Leukemia
    3.38
    104
     
    3.79
    90
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.76
    80
     
    8.46
    23
    13. Lymphomas
    2.75
    131
     
    5.62
    61
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.49
    114
     
    2.47
    70
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    125
     
    1.40
    117
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.38
    164
     
    1.59
    88
     
     
     
    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.