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Compare Turkmenistan and Iran 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
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.2
    58.3
    54.6
    86
    73
    79
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    54.9
    62.1
    58.4
    92
    83
    87
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    57.5
    64.6
    61.0
    109
    92
    98
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    59.2
    67.1
    63.0
    126
    110
    115
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    59.9
    67.9
    63.8
    129
    119
    122
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    61.7
    70.1
    65.8
    138
    121
    130
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2015
    62.2
    70.5
    66.3
    143
    125
    132
     
    74.5
    76.6
    75.5
    45
    86
    63
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.2
    70.5
    143
    125
     
    74.5
    76.6
    45
    86
    Age 5
    66.0
    73.7
    146
    120
     
    75.7
    77.8
    43
    87
    Age 10
    66.5
    74.0
    147
    119
     
    75.8
    77.9
    43
    86
    Age 15
    66.7
    74.1
    149
    119
     
    75.9
    77.9
    43
    86
    Age 20
    66.9
    74.4
    155
    119
     
    76.1
    78.1
    43
    86
    Age 25
    67.3
    74.7
    156
    120
     
    76.5
    78.2
    44
    87
    Age 30
    67.8
    75.0
    159
    120
     
    76.8
    78.3
    43
    88
    Age 35
    68.4
    75.3
    166
    121
     
    77.1
    78.4
    45
    89
    Age 40
    69.1
    75.7
    168
    123
     
    77.3
    78.6
    46
    90
    Age 45
    70.0
    76.2
    172
    123
     
    77.6
    78.8
    47
    91
    Age 50
    71.1
    76.8
    173
    122
     
    78.0
    79.0
    52
    97
    Age 55
    72.6
    77.5
    175
    122
     
    78.6
    79.4
    56
    97
    Age 60
    74.5
    78.6
    175
    121
     
    79.3
    79.9
    62
    106
    Age 65
    76.9
    80.2
    170
    120
     
    80.2
    80.8
    71
    111
    Age 70
    79.5
    82.0
    153
    119
     
    81.4
    82.0
    83
    118
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.6
    120
    100
     
    83.4
    83.7
    91
    127
    Age 80
    85.8
    87.1
    118
    99
     
    86.2
    86.5
    98
    117
    Age 85
    89.5
    90.3
    101
    92
     
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    126
    Age 90
    93.4
    93.9
    96
    90
     
    93.2
    93.3
    104
    130
    Age 95
    97.6
    97.9
    85
    80
     
    97.4
    97.4
    105
    136
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    72
    62
     
    101.9
    101.8
    101
    140
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    411.10
    1
     
    170.87
    35
    2. Stroke
    170.80
    6
     
    83.32
    91
    3. Liver Disease
    54.60
    5
     
    6.99
    147
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.30
    94
     
    19.67
    133
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.69
    65
     
    35.41
    19
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.97
    114
     
    17.46
    126
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.73
    2
     
    9.32
    19
    8. Kidney Disease
    18.92
    69
     
    13.28
    99
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.64
    93
     
    30.32
    38
    10. Hypertension
    17.64
    60
     
    32.25
    17
    11. Low Birth Weight
    17.48
    33
     
    6.09
    102
    12. Stomach Cancer
    16.99
    11
     
    16.11
    14
    13. Lung Disease
    16.94
    141
     
    18.84
    119
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    13.89
    20
     
    5.55
    134
    15. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    93
     
    8.41
    106
    16. Birth Trauma
    12.32
    41
     
    3.35
    84
    17. Breast Cancer
    10.34
    155
     
    10.51
    152
    18. Other Injuries
    10.34
    69
     
    4.40
    157
    19. Suicide
    10.34
    86
     
    3.61
    164
    20. Tuberculosis
    10.17
    72
     
    2.13
    111
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9.13
    67
     
    2.21
    112
    22. Liver Cancer
    7.00
    59
     
    2.75
    166
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.35
    110
     
    7.80
    93
    24. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    117
     
    1.27
    174
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.43
    97
     
    4.37
    125
    26. Fires
    5.08
    43
     
    3.01
    69
    27. Drownings
    5.08
    76
     
    1.01
    153
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.75
    38
     
    0.56
    164
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    57
     
    1.40
    157
    30. Violence
    4.08
    107
     
    4.07
    108
    31. Lymphomas
    4.00
    120
     
    5.78
    73
    32. Falls
    3.84
    121
     
    3.27
    131
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    82
     
    2.69
    98
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    3.34
    131
     
    2.44
    152
    35. Epilepsy
    3.20
    52
     
    0.64
    173
    36. Leukemia
    2.83
    126
     
    5.17
    24
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    117
     
    2.08
    124
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    165
     
    3.75
    116
    39. Meningitis
    2.12
    73
     
    1.23
    91
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.89
    98
     
    0.74
    170
    41. Alcohol
    1.85
    79
     
    0.11
    183
    42. Prostate Cancer
    1.85
    177
     
    9.56
    137
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    99
     
    4.66
    16
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.70
    123
     
    1.23
    148
    45. Asthma
    1.60
    126
     
    8.11
    74
    46. Encephalitis
    1.33
    43
     
    0.21
    154
    47. Drug Use
    1.27
    94
     
    2.78
    35
    48. Poisonings
    1.25
    71
     
    1.55
    58
    49. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    109
     
    0.74
    143
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.92
    57
     
    0.80
    64
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,169
    34.58
     
    89,116
    27.47
    2. Stroke
    5,737
    15.06
     
    42,356
    13.06
    3. Liver Disease
    2,322
    6.10
     
    3,903
    1.20
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,666
    4.37
     
    11,173
    3.44
    5. Low Birth Weight
    1,042
    2.74
     
    4,712
    1.45
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    933
    2.45
     
    22,143
    6.83
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    818
    2.15
     
    4,237
    1.31
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    763
    2.00
     
    9,270
    2.86
    9. Kidney Disease
    760
    2.00
     
    7,067
    2.18
    10. Birth Trauma
    734
    1.93
     
    2,588
    0.80
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    706
    1.85
     
    5,303
    1.63
    12. Stomach Cancer
    631
    1.66
     
    8,850
    2.73
    13. Hypertension
    605
    1.59
     
    16,415
    5.06
    14. Lung Disease
    584
    1.53
     
    9,709
    2.99
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    554
    1.45
     
    17,175
    5.29
    16. Lung Cancers
    542
    1.42
     
    4,816
    1.48
    17. Suicide
    539
    1.42
     
    2,836
    0.87
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    530
    1.39
     
    1,452
    0.45
    19. Other Injuries
    527
    1.38
     
    3,046
    0.94
    20. Tuberculosis
    468
    1.23
     
    1,323
    0.41
    21. Drownings
    279
    0.73
     
    774
    0.24
    22. Liver Cancer
    265
    0.70
     
    1,563
    0.48
    23. Fires
    265
    0.70
     
    2,068
    0.64
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    256
    0.67
     
    4,691
    1.45
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    244
    0.64
     
    2,391
    0.74
    26. Breast Cancer
    238
    0.62
     
    3,545
    1.09
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    233
    0.61
     
    314
    0.10
    28. Violence
    225
    0.59
     
    3,259
    1.00
    29. Falls
    186
    0.49
     
    1,954
    0.60
    30. Lymphomas
    185
    0.49
     
    3,498
    1.08
    31. Epilepsy
    180
    0.47
     
    448
    0.14
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    178
    0.47
     
    1,445
    0.45
    33. Oral Cancer
    172
    0.45
     
    855
    0.26
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    150
    0.39
     
    1,426
    0.44
    35. Leukemia
    141
    0.37
     
    3,240
    1.00
    36. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.35
     
    390
    0.12
    37. Meningitis
    116
    0.30
     
    771
    0.24
    38. Alcohol
    90
    0.24
     
    71
    0.02
    39. Other Neoplasms
    88
    0.23
     
    768
    0.24
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    84
    0.22
     
    1,194
    0.37
    41. Encephalitis
    76
    0.20
     
    140
    0.04
    42. Drug Use
    67
    0.18
     
    2,122
    0.65
    43. Poisonings
    64
    0.17
     
    1,128
    0.35
    44. Bladder Cancer
    63
    0.17
     
    2,475
    0.76
    45. Asthma
    61
    0.16
     
    4,229
    1.30
    46. Ovary Cancer
    52
    0.14
     
    1,179
    0.36
    47. Hepatitis B
    46
    0.12
     
    478
    0.15
    48. Skin Cancers
    42
    0.11
     
    405
    0.12
    49. Uterin Cancer
    40
    0.11
     
    210
    0.06
    50. Syphilis
    38
    0.10
     
    9
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Oesophagus Cancer
    19.73
    2
     
    9.32
    19
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.99
    11
     
    16.11
    14
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    93
     
    8.41
    106
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.34
    155
     
    10.51
    152
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.00
    59
     
    2.75
    166
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.35
    110
     
    7.80
    93
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    117
     
    1.27
    174
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    57
     
    1.40
    157
    9. Lymphomas
    4.00
    120
     
    5.78
    73
    10. Leukemia
    2.83
    126
     
    5.17
    24
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    117
     
    2.08
    124
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    165
     
    3.75
    116
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.89
    98
     
    0.74
    170
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1.85
    177
     
    9.56
    137
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    99
     
    4.66
    16
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    109
     
    0.74
    143
     
     
     
    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.