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Compare Nepal and India 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
     
      Nepal NEPAL   India INDIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    39.0
    38.4
    38.7
    148
    156
    154
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    43.1
    42.8
    43.0
    145
    157
    152
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    48.7
    48.2
    48.4
    144
    155
    149
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    54.7
    54.2
    54.5
    142
    155
    151
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    60.2
    60.8
    60.5
    125
    136
    134
     
    61.4
    63.6
    62.5
    121
    126
    126
    2010
    66.7
    69.4
    68.0
    109
    124
    119
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2015
    67.7
    70.8
    69.2
    109
    122
    119
     
    66.9
    69.9
    68.3
    115
    129
    126
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nepal NEPAL   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.7
    70.8
    109
    122
     
    66.9
    69.9
    115
    129
    Age 5
    70.4
    73.3
    103
    123
     
    70.1
    73.5
    107
    122
    Age 10
    70.7
    73.6
    103
    123
     
    70.4
    73.8
    106
    122
    Age 15
    71.0
    73.8
    102
    123
     
    70.6
    74.0
    106
    122
    Age 20
    71.3
    74.0
    102
    123
     
    70.8
    74.3
    106
    121
    Age 25
    71.7
    74.3
    103
    123
     
    71.3
    74.7
    108
    119
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.6
    104
    125
     
    71.7
    75.1
    108
    119
    Age 35
    72.5
    75.0
    104
    125
     
    72.2
    75.5
    107
    119
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.4
    106
    126
     
    72.9
    75.9
    107
    118
    Age 45
    73.5
    75.9
    107
    125
     
    73.7
    76.3
    103
    119
    Age 50
    74.2
    76.5
    111
    126
     
    74.6
    76.9
    101
    120
    Age 55
    75.2
    77.3
    114
    130
     
    75.8
    77.7
    101
    121
    Age 60
    76.5
    78.3
    118
    135
     
    77.2
    78.6
    100
    120
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.5
    123
    135
     
    78.9
    80.1
    97
    121
    Age 70
    80.1
    81.2
    126
    135
     
    81.2
    82.0
    88
    116
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.3
    128
    138
     
    83.8
    84.5
    77
    104
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    134
    138
     
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    90
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    141
    149
     
    90.4
    90.6
    63
    83
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.1
    145
    151
     
    94.2
    94.3
    39
    73
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.3
    155
    151
     
    98.3
    98.3
    27
    50
    Age 100
    101.6
    101.8
    160
    156
     
    102.6
    102.6
    19
    29
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nepal NEPAL   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Disease
    100.69
    3
     
    126.99
    1
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    97.85
    73
     
    138.36
    39
    3. Stroke
    90.33
    88
     
    104.39
    72
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    63.82
    55
     
    47.80
    69
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.96
    78
     
    25.40
    91
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    28.82
    47
     
    58.80
    22
    7. Tuberculosis
    27.80
    43
     
    27.86
    42
    8. Suicide
    24.48
    8
     
    21.21
    12
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.32
    50
     
    20.74
    64
    10. Kidney Disease
    20.83
    30
     
    21.56
    24
    11. Hypertension
    20.77
    51
     
    18.52
    67
    12. Liver Disease
    20.00
    66
     
    21.96
    61
    13. Asthma
    18.99
    13
     
    17.16
    14
    14. HIV/AIDS
    17.52
    57
     
    11.28
    68
    15. Other Injuries
    14.91
    65
     
    20.07
    41
    16. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    14.34
    12
     
    9.12
    26
    17. Low Birth Weight
    13.88
    52
     
    27.79
    16
    18. Cervical Cancer
    13.03
    55
     
    13.22
    51
    19. Lung Cancers
    11.92
    87
     
    6.80
    115
    20. Birth Trauma
    10.46
    57
     
    11.48
    54
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.26
    26
     
    10.39
    14
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    9.08
    73
     
    7.65
    102
    23. Malnutrition
    8.80
    51
     
    4.39
    67
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.17
    78
     
    8.69
    69
    25. Breast Cancer
    8.13
    159
     
    13.65
    110
    26. Falls
    7.63
    60
     
    29.36
    2
    27. Measles
    7.26
    6
     
    3.10
    20
    28. Poisonings
    6.76
    10
     
    3.47
    42
    29. Oral Cancer
    6.22
    22
     
    8.89
    9
    30. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
     
    6.13
    75
    31. Epilepsy
    5.29
    46
     
    3.42
    58
    32. Ovary Cancer
    5.13
    63
     
    3.83
    95
    33. Fires
    4.66
    57
     
    4.68
    56
    34. Maternal Conditions
    4.63
    55
     
    4.05
    57
    35. Meningitis
    4.20
    64
     
    4.67
    62
    36. Lymphomas
    3.97
    107
     
    2.69
    133
    37. Hepatitis B
    3.70
    24
     
    5.73
    4
    38. Leukemia
    3.39
    103
     
    2.47
    131
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    3.22
    126
     
    5.68
    90
    40. Encephalitis
    2.98
    15
     
    3.25
    9
    41. Skin Disease
    2.85
    63
     
    1.63
    91
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.80
    158
     
    5.13
    117
    43. Drownings
    2.58
    102
     
    7.90
    32
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.49
    91
     
    4.12
    52
    45. Violence
    2.48
    119
     
    5.75
    83
    46. Pertussis
    1.95
    50
     
    0.51
    55
    47. Syphilis
    1.94
    33
     
    0.95
    58
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    116
     
    1.07
    139
    49. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.36
    138
     
    0.46
    165
    50. Prostate Cancer
    1.35
    171
     
    3.27
    159
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Nepal NEPAL   India INDIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Lung Disease
    17,186
    10.84
     
    1,061,863
    11.97
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    17,107
    10.79
     
    1,215,414
    13.70
    3. Stroke
    15,333
    9.67
     
    881,702
    9.94
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,106
    8.27
     
    481,508
    5.43
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,160
    3.89
     
    586,617
    6.61
    6. Suicide
    5,572
    3.51
     
    258,075
    2.91
    7. Tuberculosis
    5,506
    3.47
     
    269,866
    3.04
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,270
    3.32
     
    227,324
    2.56
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,036
    3.18
     
    233,070
    2.63
    10. Low Birth Weight
    4,713
    2.97
     
    380,890
    4.29
    11. HIV/AIDS
    4,066
    2.56
     
    135,187
    1.52
    12. Kidney Disease
    3,994
    2.52
     
    203,467
    2.29
    13. Liver Disease
    3,859
    2.43
     
    216,865
    2.44
    14. Hypertension
    3,584
    2.26
     
    158,334
    1.79
    15. Birth Trauma
    3,552
    2.24
     
    157,397
    1.77
    16. Other Injuries
    3,407
    2.15
     
    209,605
    2.36
    17. Asthma
    3,384
    2.13
     
    151,877
    1.71
    18. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,646
    1.67
     
    85,487
    0.96
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    2,582
    1.63
     
    104,200
    1.17
    20. Measles
    2,471
    1.56
     
    42,347
    0.48
    21. Lung Cancers
    2,235
    1.41
     
    63,762
    0.72
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,727
    1.09
     
    99,262
    1.12
    23. Malnutrition
    1,679
    1.06
     
    45,256
    0.51
    24. Poisonings
    1,620
    1.02
     
    39,760
    0.45
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,509
    0.95
     
    81,742
    0.92
    26. Falls
    1,502
    0.95
     
    254,183
    2.87
    27. Cervical Cancer
    1,368
    0.86
     
    67,503
    0.76
    28. Fires
    1,218
    0.77
     
    55,292
    0.62
    29. Maternal Conditions
    1,189
    0.75
     
    51,282
    0.58
    30. Oral Cancer
    1,177
    0.74
     
    87,710
    0.99
    31. Stomach Cancer
    1,065
    0.67
     
    58,992
    0.67
    32. Epilepsy
    1,035
    0.65
     
    39,097
    0.44
    33. Meningitis
    961
    0.61
     
    55,292
    0.62
    34. Breast Cancer
    865
    0.55
     
    70,196
    0.79
    35. Leukemia
    820
    0.52
     
    27,392
    0.31
    36. Lymphomas
    781
    0.49
     
    27,089
    0.31
    37. Hepatitis B
    709
    0.45
     
    61,937
    0.70
    38. Encephalitis
    704
    0.44
     
    39,092
    0.44
    39. Drownings
    696
    0.44
     
    94,319
    1.06
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    679
    0.43
     
    55,358
    0.62
    41. Pertussis
    660
    0.42
     
    6,967
    0.08
    42. Syphilis
    639
    0.40
     
    12,815
    0.14
    43. Violence
    639
    0.40
     
    67,642
    0.76
    44. Skin Disease
    528
    0.33
     
    14,258
    0.16
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    527
    0.33
     
    48,576
    0.55
    46. Ovary Cancer
    523
    0.33
     
    19,460
    0.22
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    466
    0.29
     
    38,686
    0.44
    48. Tetanus
    271
    0.17
     
    20,082
    0.23
    49. Bladder Cancer
    251
    0.16
     
    9,508
    0.11
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    233
    0.15
     
    3,873
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nepal NEPAL   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    13.03
    55
     
    13.22
    51
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.92
    87
     
    6.80
    115
    3. Breast Cancer
    8.13
    159
     
    13.65
    110
    4. Oral Cancer
    6.22
    22
     
    8.89
    9
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    89
     
    6.13
    75
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.13
    63
     
    3.83
    95
    7. Lymphomas
    3.97
    107
     
    2.69
    133
    8. Leukemia
    3.39
    103
     
    2.47
    131
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.80
    158
     
    5.13
    117
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.49
    91
     
    4.12
    52
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    116
     
    1.07
    139
    12. Prostate Cancer
    1.35
    171
     
    3.27
    159
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.03
    146
     
    1.18
    139
    14. Liver Cancer
    0.94
    172
     
    2.85
    156
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.40
    168
     
    0.98
    150
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.18
    170
     
    0.18
    171
     
     
     
    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.