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Compare Nicaragua and Mexico 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
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Mexico MEXICO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
     
    55.7
    59.0
    57.3
    67
    68
    68
    1970
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
     
    59.5
    64.1
    61.7
    73
    72
    75
    1980
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
     
    63.5
    70.2
    66.8
    75
    67
    70
    1990
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
     
    68.1
    73.8
    70.9
    55
    60
    56
    2000
    67.1
    72.7
    69.9
    84
    91
    90
     
    71.3
    76.8
    74.0
    46
    48
    45
    2010
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
     
    72.8
    78.4
    75.6
    50
    45
    47
    2015
    71.5
    77.9
    74.8
    77
    73
    74
     
    73.9
    79.5
    76.7
    48
    46
    46
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Mexico MEXICO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.5
    77.9
    77
    73
     
    73.9
    79.5
    48
    46
    Age 5
    73.3
    79.5
    73
    60
     
    75.0
    80.5
    50
    46
    Age 10
    73.5
    79.6
    72
    59
     
    75.1
    80.6
    49
    46
    Age 15
    73.6
    79.7
    71
    55
     
    75.3
    80.7
    49
    46
    Age 20
    73.9
    79.9
    71
    56
     
    75.6
    80.8
    49
    45
    Age 25
    74.3
    80.1
    71
    55
     
    76.1
    81.0
    45
    45
    Age 30
    74.8
    80.3
    71
    56
     
    76.6
    81.1
    45
    44
    Age 35
    75.4
    80.5
    65
    55
     
    77.2
    81.3
    44
    43
    Age 40
    76.1
    80.8
    60
    55
     
    77.7
    81.5
    41
    43
    Age 45
    76.9
    81.2
    56
    55
     
    78.3
    81.8
    40
    45
    Age 50
    77.8
    81.7
    55
    53
     
    79.1
    82.2
    40
    45
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.4
    50
    51
     
    80.0
    82.8
    38
    46
    Age 60
    80.3
    83.3
    46
    50
     
    81.1
    83.6
    35
    45
    Age 65
    82.0
    84.5
    41
    46
     
    82.4
    84.7
    34
    44
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.3
    32
    37
     
    84.1
    86.0
    35
    40
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.0
    24
    32
     
    86.1
    87.8
    27
    35
    Age 80
    88.6
    90.2
    17
    18
     
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    9
    10
     
    91.6
    92.7
    10
    15
    Age 90
    95.1
    96.1
    5
    5
     
    94.9
    95.6
    11
    15
    Age 95
    99.0
    99.7
    5
    5
     
    98.5
    99.0
    16
    15
    Age 100
    103.2
    103.7
    4
    5
     
    102.4
    102.5
    39
    33
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Mexico MEXICO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    121.30
    51
     
    79.13
    104
    2. Stroke
    71.40
    108
     
    34.42
    149
    3. Kidney Disease
    52.92
    1
     
    13.84
    89
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.99
    38
     
    89.56
    9
    5. Liver Disease
    30.50
    26
     
    24.41
    50
    6. Lung Disease
    28.42
    41
     
    24.72
    50
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.63
    91
     
    19.92
    116
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.10
    63
     
    12.80
    111
    9. Hypertension
    20.95
    49
     
    21.62
    43
    10. Cervical Cancer
    19.42
    31
     
    8.11
    82
    11. Prostate Cancer
    19.21
    66
     
    14.06
    104
    12. Violence
    13.52
    36
     
    27.41
    15
    13. Stomach Cancer
    11.24
    38
     
    6.02
    80
    14. Liver Cancer
    11.00
    30
     
    5.67
    83
    15. Breast Cancer
    10.84
    135
     
    10.62
    137
    16. Other Injuries
    10.45
    95
     
    13.55
    76
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    10.37
    41
     
    8.78
    81
    18. Suicide
    9.99
    71
     
    4.24
    136
    19. Low Birth Weight
    9.22
    79
     
    5.29
    108
    20. Lung Cancers
    7.10
    114
     
    6.57
    117
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.58
    76
     
    3.02
    95
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.15
    103
     
    4.67
    131
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5.52
    92
     
    10.61
    48
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.10
    119
     
    1.60
    171
    25. Drownings
    4.77
    73
     
    2.22
    117
    26. Tuberculosis
    4.71
    88
     
    2.14
    110
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.71
    52
     
    2.40
    94
    28. Birth Trauma
    4.20
    81
     
    1.80
    111
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    75
     
    3.98
    76
    30. Leukemia
    4.01
    75
     
    3.89
    84
    31. Malnutrition
    3.94
    73
     
    8.22
    53
    32. Falls
    3.66
    115
     
    2.03
    150
    33. Asthma
    3.64
    92
     
    1.45
    125
    34. Meningitis
    3.13
    73
     
    0.51
    130
    35. Alcohol
    2.99
    38
     
    4.21
    23
    36. HIV/AIDS
    2.97
    101
     
    4.08
    93
    37. Lymphomas
    2.72
    132
     
    3.99
    106
    38. Epilepsy
    2.61
    70
     
    1.52
    109
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.54
    107
     
    0.85
    141
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.47
    68
     
    0.84
    95
    41. Ovary Cancer
    1.95
    157
     
    3.55
    115
    42. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.63
    132
     
    3.48
    72
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    100
     
    1.61
    84
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.35
    139
     
    4.91
    17
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1.31
    50
     
    1.56
    45
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    107
     
    1.17
    109
    47. Anemia
    1.17
    68
     
    2.53
    48
    48. Appendicitis
    1.07
    46
     
    0.57
    75
    49. Syphilis
    0.91
    60
     
    0.01
    128
    50. Uterin Cancer
    0.90
    154
     
    0.99
    149
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Mexico MEXICO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,525
    17.03
     
    76,043
    14.72
    2. Stroke
    2,670
    10.04
     
    33,143
    6.42
    3. Kidney Disease
    2,061
    7.75
     
    13,865
    2.68
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,653
    6.22
     
    87,550
    16.95
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,351
    5.08
     
    20,770
    4.02
    6. Liver Disease
    1,252
    4.71
     
    24,985
    4.84
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,110
    4.18
     
    14,968
    2.90
    8. Lung Disease
    1,026
    3.86
     
    23,286
    4.51
    9. Hypertension
    768
    2.89
     
    20,745
    4.02
    10. Violence
    756
    2.84
     
    32,672
    6.32
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    751
    2.83
     
    11,090
    2.15
    12. Low Birth Weight
    711
    2.67
     
    6,798
    1.32
    13. Suicide
    547
    2.06
     
    4,969
    0.96
    14. Other Injuries
    533
    2.00
     
    14,960
    2.90
    15. Stomach Cancer
    427
    1.61
     
    5,965
    1.15
    16. Cervical Cancer
    424
    1.60
     
    4,560
    0.88
    17. Liver Cancer
    419
    1.58
     
    5,500
    1.06
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    379
    1.43
     
    3,193
    0.62
    19. Birth Trauma
    324
    1.22
     
    2,307
    0.45
    20. Prostate Cancer
    314
    1.18
     
    5,755
    1.11
    21. Drownings
    273
    1.03
     
    2,664
    0.52
    22. Lung Cancers
    268
    1.01
     
    6,362
    1.23
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    246
    0.93
     
    10,814
    2.09
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    237
    0.89
     
    4,639
    0.90
    25. Breast Cancer
    228
    0.86
     
    6,007
    1.16
    26. Malnutrition
    226
    0.85
     
    7,991
    1.55
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    213
    0.80
     
    1,681
    0.33
    28. Leukemia
    205
    0.77
     
    4,350
    0.84
    29. Tuberculosis
    185
    0.70
     
    2,241
    0.43
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    180
    0.68
     
    2,294
    0.44
    31. Meningitis
    175
    0.66
     
    605
    0.12
    32. HIV/AIDS
    172
    0.65
     
    4,701
    0.91
    33. Falls
    155
    0.58
     
    2,145
    0.42
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    155
    0.58
     
    3,890
    0.75
    35. Asthma
    146
    0.55
     
    1,465
    0.28
    36. Maternal Conditions
    145
    0.55
     
    1,026
    0.20
    37. Epilepsy
    139
    0.52
     
    1,729
    0.33
    38. Alcohol
    132
    0.49
     
    4,501
    0.87
    39. Lymphomas
    109
    0.41
     
    4,048
    0.78
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    103
    0.39
     
    863
    0.17
    41. Syphilis
    65
    0.25
     
    12
    0.00
    42. Other Neoplasms
    60
    0.23
     
    4,953
    0.96
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    59
    0.22
     
    3,274
    0.63
    44. Skin Cancers
    54
    0.20
     
    1,579
    0.31
    45. Anemia
    53
    0.20
     
    2,475
    0.48
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    51
    0.19
     
    1,509
    0.29
    47. Appendicitis
    46
    0.17
     
    584
    0.11
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    44
    0.17
     
    1,097
    0.21
    49. Ovary Cancer
    41
    0.15
     
    2,008
    0.39
    50. Fires
    38
    0.14
     
    638
    0.12
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Mexico MEXICO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    19.42
    31
     
    8.11
    82
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.21
    66
     
    14.06
    104
    3. Stomach Cancer
    11.24
    38
     
    6.02
    80
    4. Liver Cancer
    11.00
    30
     
    5.67
    83
    5. Breast Cancer
    10.84
    135
     
    10.62
    137
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.10
    114
     
    6.57
    117
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.15
    103
     
    4.67
    131
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    75
     
    3.98
    76
    9. Leukemia
    4.01
    75
     
    3.89
    84
    10. Lymphomas
    2.72
    132
     
    3.99
    106
    11. Ovary Cancer
    1.95
    157
     
    3.55
    115
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.42
    100
     
    1.61
    84
    13. Uterin Cancer
    0.90
    154
     
    0.99
    149
    14. Oral Cancer
    0.88
    167
     
    1.08
    163
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.84
    149
     
    1.03
    142
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.66
    159
     
    1.16
    135
     
     
     
    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.