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Compare Suriname and Guyana 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
     
      Suriname SURINAME   Guyana GUYANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.0
    61.7
    59.8
    64
    63
    63
     
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    71
    75
    73
    1970
    61.2
    65.7
    63.4
    66
    66
    65
     
    57.8
    61.6
    59.7
    83
    85
    84
    1980
    64.0
    69.0
    66.4
    71
    73
    74
     
    58.2
    63.7
    60.9
    105
    94
    99
    1990
    65.9
    71.0
    68.4
    79
    85
    84
     
    59.1
    65.6
    62.3
    127
    115
    118
    2000
    66.1
    72.2
    69.1
    98
    97
    96
     
    59.8
    66.1
    62.9
    129
    121
    123
    2010
    67.1
    73.6
    70.3
    105
    104
    104
     
    63.4
    68.6
    65.9
    128
    126
    129
    2015
    68.6
    74.7
    71.6
    101
    106
    103
     
    63.9
    68.5
    66.2
    135
    133
    133
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Suriname SURINAME   Guyana GUYANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.6
    74.7
    101
    106
     
    63.9
    68.5
    135
    133
    Age 5
    70.3
    76.1
    104
    106
     
    66.9
    71.0
    138
    136
    Age 10
    70.5
    76.3
    104
    107
     
    67.3
    71.2
    137
    137
    Age 15
    70.6
    76.4
    105
    106
     
    67.6
    71.4
    138
    139
    Age 20
    70.9
    76.7
    105
    106
     
    68.0
    71.6
    139
    139
    Age 25
    71.5
    77.0
    106
    105
     
    68.6
    72.0
    139
    143
    Age 30
    72.0
    77.4
    105
    102
     
    69.3
    72.5
    140
    144
    Age 35
    72.6
    77.8
    103
    99
     
    70.3
    73.1
    138
    144
    Age 40
    73.3
    78.2
    100
    95
     
    71.2
    73.6
    133
    147
    Age 45
    74.1
    78.7
    96
    94
     
    72.0
    74.2
    136
    151
    Age 50
    75.0
    79.3
    96
    93
     
    73.0
    74.8
    142
    155
    Age 55
    76.2
    80.0
    95
    90
     
    74.0
    75.7
    155
    164
    Age 60
    77.6
    80.9
    90
    88
     
    75.5
    76.7
    154
    167
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.0
    88
    89
     
    77.3
    78.3
    160
    170
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.4
    87
    88
     
    79.5
    80.2
    157
    169
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.3
    86
    84
     
    82.1
    82.6
    159
    168
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.9
    77
    83
     
    85.2
    85.5
    160
    164
    Age 85
    90.2
    90.9
    73
    75
     
    88.7
    89.0
    164
    167
    Age 90
    94.0
    94.4
    53
    63
     
    92.7
    92.9
    165
    166
    Age 95
    98.1
    98.3
    37
    46
     
    97.1
    97.1
    157
    168
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.6
    23
    25
     
    101.7
    101.7
    134
    163
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Suriname SURINAME   Guyana GUYANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    60.21
    118
     
    186.87
    4
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    48.27
    157
     
    217.39
    14
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.58
    58
     
    128.59
    3
    4. Suicide
    28.68
    6
     
    43.22
    1
    5. Hypertension
    24.13
    30
     
    56.26
    3
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.77
    55
     
    108.33
    1
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.06
    115
     
    43.77
    72
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.25
    80
     
    39.80
    4
    9. HIV/AIDS
    16.26
    60
     
    12.90
    66
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    43
     
    9.30
    71
    11. Kidney Disease
    13.72
    91
     
    21.95
    21
    12. Cervical Cancer
    12.22
    63
     
    26.51
    15
    13. Other Injuries
    11.38
    89
     
    16.07
    59
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.20
    128
     
    24.46
    14
    15. Lung Cancers
    10.02
    93
     
    4.94
    130
    16. Liver Disease
    9.78
    115
     
    38.89
    12
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.61
    76
     
    10.81
    67
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    8.03
    68
     
    11.16
    46
    19. Skin Disease
    6.53
    24
     
    1.57
    92
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    6.20
    118
     
    8.48
    91
    21. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    40
     
    6.85
    25
    22. Violence
    5.40
    88
     
    25.73
    17
    23. Lymphomas
    4.16
    99
     
    4.31
    94
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.98
    122
     
    7.21
    58
    25. Birth Trauma
    3.77
    85
     
    6.72
    69
    26. Lung Disease
    3.74
    168
     
    9.96
    149
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    130
     
    5.55
    92
    28. Epilepsy
    2.97
    64
     
    5.00
    51
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.83
    154
     
    12.50
    33
    30. Leukemia
    2.69
    122
     
    2.94
    116
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    2.65
    98
     
    3.50
    86
    32. Maternal Conditions
    2.40
    70
     
    5.50
    50
    33. Drownings
    2.37
    108
     
    10.23
    16
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.33
    96
     
    5.87
    43
    35. Meningitis
    2.21
    84
     
    3.92
    65
    36. Tuberculosis
    1.91
    115
     
    26.78
    44
    37. Drug Use
    1.81
    60
     
    3.47
    26
    38. Asthma
    1.76
    118
     
    4.02
    89
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.68
    121
     
    9.62
    66
    40. Falls
    1.66
    153
     
    7.76
    57
    41. Fires
    1.40
    108
     
    4.20
    64
    42. Malnutrition
    1.26
    103
     
    4.30
    69
    43. Alcohol
    1.21
    72
     
    5.95
    12
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    126
     
    8.29
    2
    45. Hepatitis C
    0.94
    12
     
    1.14
    8
    46. Hepatitis B
    0.84
    66
     
    0.14
    133
    47. Oral Cancer
    0.84
    168
     
    3.07
    81
    48. Anemia
    0.83
    77
     
    11.83
    16
    49. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    160
     
    0.80
    154
    50. Poisonings
    0.60
    134
     
    0.60
    133
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Suriname SURINAME   Guyana GUYANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    270
    12.98
     
    751
    13.29
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    224
    10.80
     
    888
    15.71
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    178
    8.58
     
    552
    9.76
    4. Suicide
    151
    7.28
     
    277
    4.90
    5. Hypertension
    110
    5.28
     
    227
    4.03
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    96
    4.63
     
    275
    4.86
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    95
    4.56
     
    204
    3.60
    8. HIV/AIDS
    86
    4.15
     
    95
    1.68
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    66
    3.16
     
    38
    0.67
    10. Kidney Disease
    64
    3.10
     
    107
    1.90
    11. Other Injuries
    57
    2.76
     
    101
    1.79
    12. Low Birth Weight
    51
    2.46
     
    111
    1.97
    13. Lung Cancers
    46
    2.21
     
    22
    0.38
    14. Liver Disease
    45
    2.15
     
    202
    3.57
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    38
    1.82
     
    68
    1.21
    16. Prostate Cancer
    38
    1.81
     
    102
    1.81
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    33
    1.61
     
    73
    1.30
    18. Cervical Cancer
    31
    1.48
     
    71
    1.26
    19. Skin Disease
    30
    1.42
     
    9
    0.16
    20. Violence
    29
    1.37
     
    183
    3.24
    21. Breast Cancer
    27
    1.32
     
    65
    1.15
    22. Birth Trauma
    20
    0.95
     
    69
    1.22
    23. Liver Cancer
    19
    0.91
     
    32
    0.57
    24. Lymphomas
    19
    0.90
     
    25
    0.45
    25. Lung Disease
    17
    0.81
     
    38
    0.68
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.77
     
    23
    0.41
    27. Ovary Cancer
    15
    0.72
     
    19
    0.34
    28. Epilepsy
    14
    0.67
     
    33
    0.58
    29. Drownings
    13
    0.64
     
    75
    1.32
    30. Leukemia
    13
    0.61
     
    15
    0.26
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.61
     
    67
    1.18
    32. Maternal Conditions
    13
    0.60
     
    41
    0.72
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    12
    0.59
     
    16
    0.28
    34. Meningitis
    11
    0.55
     
    27
    0.48
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11
    0.51
     
    28
    0.50
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    0.45
     
    64
    1.13
    37. Tuberculosis
    9
    0.42
     
    117
    2.07
    38. Asthma
    9
    0.42
     
    20
    0.36
    39. Drug Use
    8
    0.38
     
    20
    0.36
    40. Falls
    8
    0.38
     
    37
    0.65
    41. Fires
    7
    0.35
     
    23
    0.41
    42. Malnutrition
    6
    0.29
     
    26
    0.46
    43. Alcohol
    6
    0.29
     
    35
    0.62
    44. Oral Cancer
    5
    0.23
     
    14
    0.24
    45. Anemia
    5
    0.23
     
    67
    1.18
    46. Hepatitis C
    4
    0.21
     
    5
    0.09
    47. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.20
     
    2
    0.04
    48. Poisonings
    3
    0.15
     
    6
    0.10
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.14
     
    4
    0.07
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.12
     
    19
    0.34
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Suriname SURINAME   Guyana GUYANA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.77
    55
     
    108.33
    1
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    43
     
    9.30
    71
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.22
    63
     
    26.51
    15
    4. Breast Cancer
    11.20
    128
     
    24.46
    14
    5. Lung Cancers
    10.02
    93
     
    4.94
    130
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    40
     
    6.85
    25
    7. Lymphomas
    4.16
    99
     
    4.31
    94
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.98
    122
     
    7.21
    58
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    130
     
    5.55
    92
    10. Leukemia
    2.69
    122
     
    2.94
    116
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.65
    98
     
    3.50
    86
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.21
    126
     
    8.29
    2
    13. Oral Cancer
    0.84
    168
     
    3.07
    81
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    160
     
    0.80
    154
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.42
    171
     
    2.55
    86
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.24
    165
     
    1.89
    66
     
     
     
    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.