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Compare Syria and Turkey 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
     
      Syria SYRIA   Turkey TURKEY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
     
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
    1970
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
     
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
    1980
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
     
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
    1990
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
     
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
    2000
    70.6
    74.3
    72.4
    51
    73
    58
     
    68.1
    72.8
    70.4
    74
    90
    82
    2010
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
     
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
    2015
    59.9
    69.9
    64.5
    156
    128
    144
     
    72.6
    78.9
    75.8
    68
    54
    58
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Turkey TURKEY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.9
    69.9
    156
    128
     
    72.6
    78.9
    68
    54
    Age 5
    60.9
    70.9
    172
    137
     
    73.7
    79.8
    68
    52
    Age 10
    61.5
    71.6
    177
    135
     
    74.0
    80.1
    64
    48
    Age 15
    62.2
    72.3
    176
    133
     
    74.2
    80.3
    61
    47
    Age 20
    63.3
    73.1
    173
    132
     
    74.5
    80.5
    60
    47
    Age 25
    65.4
    73.9
    170
    127
     
    74.9
    80.7
    59
    47
    Age 30
    67.5
    74.7
    161
    123
     
    75.3
    80.9
    58
    46
    Age 35
    69.4
    75.5
    150
    117
     
    75.8
    81.2
    59
    45
    Age 40
    71.0
    76.2
    139
    115
     
    76.3
    81.4
    57
    45
    Age 45
    72.3
    76.9
    131
    115
     
    76.8
    81.7
    57
    46
    Age 50
    73.6
    77.7
    122
    114
     
    77.4
    82.1
    59
    47
    Age 55
    75.0
    78.5
    121
    114
     
    78.1
    82.5
    61
    49
    Age 60
    76.7
    79.5
    114
    114
     
    79.0
    83.0
    68
    55
    Age 65
    78.3
    80.7
    116
    113
     
    80.1
    83.7
    74
    59
    Age 70
    80.3
    82.2
    117
    112
     
    81.6
    84.7
    80
    64
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.1
    123
    113
     
    83.5
    86.0
    90
    71
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.6
    128
    111
     
    86.0
    87.9
    105
    81
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.7
    145
    118
     
    89.2
    90.5
    120
    88
    Age 90
    92.8
    93.4
    151
    120
     
    92.9
    93.7
    131
    98
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.5
    136
    117
     
    97.1
    97.6
    147
    105
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    147
    100
     
    101.7
    102.0
    130
    104
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Turkey TURKEY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. War
    281.12
    1
     
    2.36
    15
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    210.64
    18
     
    140.53
    37
    3. Stroke
    83.04
    95
     
    95.07
    82
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.08
    46
     
    12.23
    118
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.85
    21
     
    13.49
    113
    6. Lung Cancers
    14.72
    75
     
    31.40
    17
    7. Kidney Disease
    13.67
    93
     
    3.69
    163
    8. Hypertension
    12.46
    121
     
    16.24
    93
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.71
    56
     
    10.24
    66
    10. Lung Disease
    10.84
    144
     
    28.40
    42
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.52
    145
     
    13.84
    139
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.82
    126
     
    25.40
    38
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.25
    146
     
    12.61
    132
    14. Lymphomas
    7.88
    12
     
    7.85
    14
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.48
    85
     
    4.85
    124
    16. Low Birth Weight
    6.68
    98
     
    6.68
    99
    17. Leukemia
    6.00
    7
     
    4.65
    45
    18. Bladder Cancer
    5.70
    7
     
    6.86
    4
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.58
    91
     
    12.43
    32
    20. Asthma
    5.01
    82
     
    10.30
    39
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    4.79
    131
     
    9.15
    67
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    4.37
    107
     
    2.51
    140
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.34
    27
     
    0.03
    170
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.31
    109
     
    3.05
    149
    25. Liver Disease
    4.02
    161
     
    4.45
    158
    26. Ovary Cancer
    3.65
    108
     
    4.11
    90
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    83
     
    4.42
    66
    28. Violence
    3.49
    104
     
    3.23
    109
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.24
    90
     
    2.13
    110
    30. Tuberculosis
    3.16
    100
     
    0.56
    142
    31. Birth Trauma
    2.98
    95
     
    2.42
    104
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.68
    105
     
    18.26
    4
    33. Malnutrition
    2.09
    90
     
    0.84
    111
    34. Other Injuries
    2.04
    171
     
    8.91
    107
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    122
     
    1.68
    137
    36. Meningitis
    1.69
    95
     
    7.84
    47
    37. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.66
    130
     
    1.65
    131
    38. Falls
    1.44
    159
     
    2.16
    147
    39. Cervical Cancer
    1.28
    166
     
    1.72
    159
    40. Maternal Conditions
    1.26
    85
     
    0.35
    115
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.18
    130
     
    2.48
    63
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.03
    142
     
    3.36
    69
    43. Fires
    0.95
    123
     
    0.65
    137
    44. Skin Disease
    0.81
    120
     
    0.87
    118
    45. Poisonings
    0.75
    120
     
    0.68
    126
    46. Leishmaniasis
    0.70
    29
     
    0.08
    65
    47. Drownings
    0.61
    161
     
    1.04
    146
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.56
    86
     
    0.24
    137
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    155
     
    1.25
    116
    50. Pertussis
    0.47
    56
     
    0.34
    85
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Syria SYRIA   Turkey TURKEY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. War
    59,026
    46.95
     
    1,762
    0.47
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,526
    18.71
     
    95,573
    25.61
    3. Stroke
    9,154
    7.28
     
    64,583
    17.30
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,091
    3.25
     
    8,948
    2.40
    5. Low Birth Weight
    1,980
    1.58
     
    4,784
    1.28
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,786
    1.42
     
    21,690
    5.81
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,671
    1.33
     
    9,589
    2.57
    8. Kidney Disease
    1,623
    1.29
     
    2,534
    0.68
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,528
    1.22
     
    5,116
    1.37
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,444
    1.15
     
    7,040
    1.89
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    1,391
    1.11
     
    6,578
    1.76
    12. Hypertension
    1,363
    1.08
     
    10,994
    2.95
    13. Lung Disease
    1,191
    0.95
     
    19,218
    5.15
    14. Lymphomas
    1,052
    0.84
     
    5,431
    1.46
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,031
    0.82
     
    8,539
    2.29
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    924
    0.74
     
    3,378
    0.91
    17. Leukemia
    921
    0.73
     
    3,278
    0.88
    18. Birth Trauma
    883
    0.70
     
    1,737
    0.47
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    835
    0.66
     
    1,476
    0.40
    20. Stomach Cancer
    699
    0.56
     
    8,525
    2.28
    21. Violence
    666
    0.53
     
    2,424
    0.65
    22. Bladder Cancer
    641
    0.51
     
    4,645
    1.24
    23. Other Neoplasms
    592
    0.47
     
    20
    0.01
    24. Asthma
    582
    0.46
     
    7,036
    1.89
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    569
    0.45
     
    1,747
    0.47
    26. Liver Cancer
    525
    0.42
     
    2,093
    0.56
    27. Liver Disease
    508
    0.40
     
    3,085
    0.83
    28. Prostate Cancer
    481
    0.38
     
    7,215
    1.93
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    457
    0.36
     
    3,024
    0.81
    30. Tuberculosis
    441
    0.35
     
    379
    0.10
    31. Other Injuries
    346
    0.27
     
    6,551
    1.76
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    320
    0.25
     
    12,618
    3.38
    33. Malnutrition
    290
    0.23
     
    590
    0.16
    34. Meningitis
    261
    0.21
     
    5,601
    1.50
    35. Maternal Conditions
    258
    0.21
     
    265
    0.07
    36. Oral Cancer
    253
    0.20
     
    1,178
    0.32
    37. Ovary Cancer
    244
    0.19
     
    1,549
    0.42
    38. Falls
    215
    0.17
     
    1,552
    0.42
    39. Alzheimers/Dementia
    171
    0.14
     
    1,110
    0.30
    40. Leishmaniasis
    168
    0.13
     
    61
    0.02
    41. Fires
    158
    0.13
     
    469
    0.13
    42. Pertussis
    138
    0.11
     
    244
    0.07
    43. Drownings
    133
    0.11
     
    783
    0.21
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    126
    0.10
     
    2,310
    0.62
    45. Poisonings
    120
    0.10
     
    494
    0.13
    46. Skin Disease
    97
    0.08
     
    597
    0.16
    47. Syphilis
    90
    0.07
     
    153
    0.04
    48. Cervical Cancer
    86
    0.07
     
    651
    0.17
    49. Suicide
    77
    0.06
     
    5,898
    1.58
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    73
    0.06
     
    168
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Turkey TURKEY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.85
    21
     
    13.49
    113
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.72
    75
     
    31.40
    17
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.71
    56
     
    10.24
    66
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.82
    126
     
    25.40
    38
    5. Lymphomas
    7.88
    12
     
    7.85
    14
    6. Leukemia
    6.00
    7
     
    4.65
    45
    7. Bladder Cancer
    5.70
    7
     
    6.86
    4
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.58
    91
     
    12.43
    32
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.31
    109
     
    3.05
    149
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.65
    108
     
    4.11
    90
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    83
     
    4.42
    66
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    122
     
    1.68
    137
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.28
    166
     
    1.72
    159
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.18
    130
     
    2.48
    63
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.03
    142
     
    3.36
    69
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.52
    155
     
    1.25
    116
     
     
     
    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.