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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 2014 updates, 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
    58.5
    66.9
    62.6
    134
    120
    125
     
    67.6
    70.3
    68.9
    78
    108
    98
    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
    461.09
    1
     
    179.57
    25
    2. Stroke
    173.84
    9
     
    77.13
    100
    3. Liver Disease
    58.78
    3
     
    5.10
    154
    4. Lung Disease
    40.37
    17
     
    11.80
    138
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.18
    78
     
    17.23
    127
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.57
    103
     
    16.34
    113
    7. Other Injuries
    20.24
    38
     
    8.42
    114
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    20.02
    2
     
    8.80
    21
    9. Suicide
    19.70
    13
     
    5.24
    120
    10. Hypertension
    19.14
    64
     
    26.38
    27
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.61
    12
     
    15.12
    23
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.41
    83
     
    43.54
    1
    13. Low Birth Weight
    16.43
    45
     
    7.78
    86
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    13.48
    61
     
    2.34
    106
    15. Violence
    12.80
    39
     
    3.91
    100
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    12.74
    6
     
    7.16
    110
    17. Lung Cancers
    12.12
    85
     
    7.74
    106
    18. Birth Trauma
    11.69
    53
     
    3.85
    84
    19. Tuberculosis
    10.56
    70
     
    3.62
    95
    20. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    140
     
    10.14
    144
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.18
    15
     
    8.27
    33
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.69
    59
     
    1.63
    170
    23. Kidney Disease
    9.67
    120
     
    4.07
    158
    24. Fires
    9.09
    36
     
    5.87
    50
    25. Drownings
    8.91
    25
     
    2.41
    107
    26. Liver Cancer
    7.15
    59
     
    2.67
    157
    27. Cervical Cancer
    6.30
    107
     
    1.22
    167
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.16
    102
     
    7.26
    86
    29. Asthma
    6.03
    77
     
    7.46
    69
    30. Epilepsy
    5.13
    50
     
    0.76
    155
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.71
    51
     
    1.01
    145
    32. Oral Cancer
    4.26
    62
     
    1.36
    154
    33. Lymphomas
    3.85
    110
     
    5.50
    67
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    116
     
    12.81
    37
    35. Falls
    3.39
    119
     
    2.88
    127
    36. Meningitis
    3.31
    71
     
    1.14
    104
    37. Leukemia
    2.60
    127
     
    5.05
    30
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    110
     
    1.95
    119
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    153
     
    3.46
    120
    40. Poisonings
    1.96
    64
     
    2.76
    53
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    88
     
    0.69
    162
    42. Alcohol
    1.92
    54
     
    0.06
    154
    43. Prostate Cancer
    1.82
    167
     
    8.96
    132
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.79
    95
     
    4.27
    28
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.52
    94
     
    0.71
    144
    46. Drug Use
    1.50
    65
     
    6.28
    4
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.36
    138
     
    1.17
    142
    48. Malnutrition
    1.28
    102
     
    1.03
    108
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.25
    86
     
    0.40
    110
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.86
    8
     
    0.18
    111
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Turkmenistan TURKMENISTAN   Iran IRAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,902
    35.39
     
    97,663
    29.05
    2. Stroke
    5,575
    13.24
     
    41,573
    12.36
    3. Liver Disease
    2,357
    5.60
     
    2,977
    0.89
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,916
    4.55
     
    10,599
    3.15
    5. Lung Disease
    1,325
    3.15
     
    6,278
    1.87
    6. Other Injuries
    1,037
    2.46
     
    6,173
    1.84
    7. Suicide
    1,003
    2.38
     
    4,069
    1.21
    8. Low Birth Weight
    953
    2.26
     
    6,075
    1.81
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    877
    2.08
     
    32,016
    9.52
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    776
    1.84
     
    8,772
    2.61
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    720
    1.71
     
    5,506
    1.64
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    712
    1.69
     
    1,582
    0.47
    13. Birth Trauma
    678
    1.61
     
    3,002
    0.89
    14. Violence
    667
    1.58
     
    3,128
    0.93
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    660
    1.57
     
    4,915
    1.46
    16. Hypertension
    640
    1.52
     
    14,104
    4.19
    17. Stomach Cancer
    604
    1.43
     
    8,242
    2.45
    18. Drownings
    484
    1.15
     
    1,925
    0.57
    19. Lung Cancers
    459
    1.09
     
    4,356
    1.30
    20. Fires
    451
    1.07
     
    4,068
    1.21
    21. Tuberculosis
    433
    1.03
     
    2,250
    0.67
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    430
    1.02
     
    4,723
    1.40
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    418
    0.99
     
    953
    0.28
    24. Kidney Disease
    414
    0.98
     
    2,293
    0.68
    25. Epilepsy
    278
    0.66
     
    561
    0.17
    26. Liver Cancer
    249
    0.59
     
    1,498
    0.45
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    227
    0.54
     
    4,252
    1.26
    28. Asthma
    224
    0.53
     
    4,093
    1.22
    29. Breast Cancer
    223
    0.53
     
    3,303
    0.98
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    192
    0.46
     
    573
    0.17
    31. Meningitis
    178
    0.42
     
    753
    0.22
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    175
    0.42
     
    7,483
    2.23
    33. Falls
    167
    0.40
     
    1,910
    0.57
    34. Lymphomas
    165
    0.39
     
    3,263
    0.97
    35. Oral Cancer
    155
    0.37
     
    816
    0.24
    36. Cervical Cancer
    129
    0.31
     
    370
    0.11
    37. Leukemia
    122
    0.29
     
    3,137
    0.93
    38. Poisonings
    97
    0.23
     
    1,909
    0.57
    39. Alcohol
    88
    0.21
     
    37
    0.01
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    0.18
     
    1,096
    0.33
    41. Drug Use
    72
    0.17
     
    4,445
    1.32
    42. Maternal Conditions
    69
    0.16
     
    343
    0.10
    43. Other Neoplasms
    64
    0.15
     
    718
    0.21
    44. Malnutrition
    62
    0.15
     
    613
    0.18
    45. Bladder Cancer
    58
    0.14
     
    2,280
    0.68
    46. Skin Cancers
    53
    0.13
     
    402
    0.12
    47. Ovary Cancer
    47
    0.11
     
    1,070
    0.32
    48. Schizophrenia
    40
    0.10
     
    115
    0.03
    49. Encephalitis
    39
    0.09
     
    153
    0.05
    50. Uterin Cancer
    37
    0.09
     
    196
    0.06
     
     
    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
    20.02
    2
     
    8.80
    21
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.61
    12
     
    15.12
    23
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.12
    85
     
    7.74
    106
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    140
     
    10.14
    144
    5. Liver Cancer
    7.15
    59
     
    2.67
    157
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.30
    107
     
    1.22
    167
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.16
    102
     
    7.26
    86
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.26
    62
     
    1.36
    154
    9. Lymphomas
    3.85
    110
     
    5.50
    67
    10. Leukemia
    2.60
    127
     
    5.05
    30
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    110
     
    1.95
    119
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.26
    153
     
    3.46
    120
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    88
     
    0.69
    162
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1.82
    167
     
    8.96
    132
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.79
    95
     
    4.27
    28
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.52
    94
     
    0.71
    144
     
     
     
    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.