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Compare Mauritius and Madagascar 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
     
      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
    82
    66
    72
     
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
    2000
    67.8
    74.3
    71.0
    85
    75
    81
     
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
    2010
    70.1
    76.6
    73.3
    85
    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
    167.64
    2
     
    15.58
    133
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    115.32
    94
     
    88.59
    128
    3. Stroke
    53.19
    131
     
    122.95
    36
    4. Lung Disease
    30.56
    46
     
    34.22
    38
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.44
    124
     
    83.91
    48
    6. Breast Cancer
    20.98
    46
     
    17.34
    86
    7. Hypertension
    18.41
    56
     
    38.67
    4
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.88
    116
     
    41.52
    16
    9. Kidney Disease
    12.02
    107
     
    4.77
    174
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.81
    117
     
    40.55
    13
    11. Asthma
    10.99
    57
     
    19.36
    16
    12. Lung Cancers
    10.62
    100
     
    7.75
    113
    13. Liver Disease
    10.35
    125
     
    18.81
    76
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.17
    80
     
    7.63
    95
    15. Suicide
    8.81
    110
     
    7.81
    121
    16. Other Injuries
    7.70
    99
     
    10.11
    70
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    99
     
    29.60
    9
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.23
    80
     
    16.94
    58
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.57
    123
     
    9.29
    77
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.37
    99
     
    11.92
    63
    21. Stomach Cancer
    5.96
    80
     
    5.27
    99
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    5.00
    100
     
    6.62
    75
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.90
    108
     
    7.57
    57
    24. Ovary Cancer
    4.83
    77
     
    2.27
    164
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    3.87
    84
     
    2.63
    110
    26. Other Neoplasms
    3.49
    64
     
    3.23
    73
    27. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    75
     
    7.95
    11
    28. Leukemia
    3.39
    112
     
    3.94
    90
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.12
    156
     
    3.82
    135
    30. Drownings
    3.08
    102
     
    3.95
    92
    31. Alcohol
    2.86
    39
     
    0.99
    126
    32. Skin Disease
    2.81
    64
     
    3.96
    40
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.68
    102
     
    49.80
    33
    34. Violence
    2.45
    133
     
    7.80
    71
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.43
    91
     
    8.79
    21
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.35
    178
     
    10.51
    151
    37. Anemia
    2.31
    40
     
    11.48
    14
    38. Lymphomas
    2.28
    161
     
    6.06
    64
    39. Falls
    2.22
    164
     
    8.48
    54
    40. Epilepsy
    2.08
    77
     
    3.64
    45
    41. Malnutrition
    1.48
    98
     
    14.42
    29
    42. Fires
    1.47
    97
     
    5.11
    42
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.43
    136
     
    6.21
    48
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.33
    126
     
    1.85
    100
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.30
    134
     
    2.74
    63
    46. Birth Trauma
    1.30
    131
     
    11.93
    45
    47. Tuberculosis
    1.28
    127
     
    79.53
    16
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.12
    86
     
    0.50
    158
    49. Drug Use
    0.81
    126
     
    0.21
    181
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.61
    108
     
    14.09
    30
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Madagascar MADAGASCAR
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,546
    28.73
     
    1,574
    1.11
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,699
    19.17
     
    8,600
    6.09
    3. Stroke
    773
    8.72
     
    12,326
    8.72
    4. Lung Disease
    440
    4.96
     
    3,317
    2.35
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    305
    3.44
     
    14,584
    10.32
    6. Hypertension
    268
    3.02
     
    3,792
    2.68
    7. Kidney Disease
    179
    2.02
     
    563
    0.40
    8. Breast Cancer
    171
    1.93
     
    1,135
    0.80
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    165
    1.86
     
    7,610
    5.39
    10. Lung Cancers
    162
    1.83
     
    816
    0.58
    11. Liver Disease
    158
    1.78
     
    2,246
    1.59
    12. Asthma
    157
    1.77
     
    2,493
    1.76
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    141
    1.59
     
    900
    0.64
    14. Suicide
    119
    1.34
     
    1,126
    0.80
    15. Other Injuries
    108
    1.22
     
    2,071
    1.47
    16. HIV/AIDS
    101
    1.14
     
    3,176
    2.25
    17. Stomach Cancer
    91
    1.03
     
    580
    0.41
    18. Prostate Cancer
    77
    0.87
     
    1,527
    1.08
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    71
    0.80
     
    1,185
    0.84
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    70
    0.79
     
    958
    0.68
    21. Cervical Cancer
    62
    0.70
     
    1,934
    1.37
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    59
    0.67
     
    286
    0.20
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    55
    0.62
     
    3,574
    2.53
    24. Oral Cancer
    54
    0.61
     
    1,002
    0.71
    25. Other Neoplasms
    52
    0.59
     
    387
    0.27
    26. Low Birth Weight
    51
    0.58
     
    5,073
    3.59
    27. Liver Cancer
    48
    0.54
     
    511
    0.36
    28. Leukemia
    43
    0.49
     
    571
    0.40
    29. Alcohol
    43
    0.49
     
    149
    0.11
    30. Drownings
    42
    0.47
     
    957
    0.68
    31. Skin Disease
    41
    0.46
     
    467
    0.33
    32. Ovary Cancer
    40
    0.45
     
    148
    0.10
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    37
    0.42
     
    940
    0.67
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    35
    0.39
     
    9,180
    6.50
    35. Lymphomas
    35
    0.39
     
    826
    0.58
    36. Violence
    34
    0.38
     
    1,863
    1.32
    37. Anemia
    33
    0.37
     
    1,816
    1.29
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    33
    0.37
     
    834
    0.59
    39. Falls
    33
    0.37
     
    1,014
    0.72
    40. Epilepsy
    29
    0.33
     
    718
    0.51
    41. Malnutrition
    21
    0.24
     
    2,947
    2.09
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    21
    0.24
     
    665
    0.47
    43. Fires
    20
    0.23
     
    891
    0.63
    44. Tuberculosis
    19
    0.21
     
    10,060
    7.12
    45. Bladder Cancer
    19
    0.21
     
    300
    0.21
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    16
    0.18
     
    42
    0.03
    47. Uterin Cancer
    11
    0.12
     
    95
    0.07
    48. Drug Use
    11
    0.12
     
    35
    0.02
    49. Birth Trauma
    10
    0.11
     
    5,077
    3.59
    50. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.09
     
    3,077
    2.18
     
     
    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
    20.98
    46
     
    17.34
    86
    2. Prostate Cancer
    12.88
    116
     
    41.52
    16
    3. Lung Cancers
    10.62
    100
     
    7.75
    113
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.17
    80
     
    7.63
    95
    5. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    99
     
    29.60
    9
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.96
    80
     
    5.27
    99
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.83
    77
     
    2.27
    164
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    3.87
    84
     
    2.63
    110
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    75
     
    7.95
    11
    10. Leukemia
    3.39
    112
     
    3.94
    90
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.12
    156
     
    3.82
    135
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.43
    91
     
    8.79
    21
    13. Lymphomas
    2.28
    161
     
    6.06
    64
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.33
    126
     
    1.85
    100
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.30
    134
     
    2.74
    63
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.36
    173
     
    1.46
    95
     
     
     
    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.