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Compare United States and Jordan 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
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Jordan JORDAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
     
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
     
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
     
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
     
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
     
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
     
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2015
    76.9
    81.6
    79.3
    33
    33
    31
     
    72.5
    75.9
    74.1
    70
    96
    84
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Jordan JORDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.9
    81.6
    33
    33
     
    72.5
    75.9
    70
    96
    Age 5
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
     
    73.9
    77.2
    63
    92
    Age 10
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
     
    74.0
    77.3
    62
    93
    Age 15
    77.6
    82.2
    34
    34
     
    74.1
    77.4
    64
    94
    Age 20
    77.8
    82.2
    33
    34
     
    74.3
    77.5
    63
    93
    Age 25
    78.1
    82.4
    33
    34
     
    74.6
    77.7
    67
    92
    Age 30
    78.4
    82.5
    32
    34
     
    74.8
    77.8
    70
    92
    Age 35
    78.8
    82.7
    32
    34
     
    75.0
    78.1
    75
    93
    Age 40
    79.1
    82.9
    31
    34
     
    75.3
    78.3
    77
    93
    Age 45
    79.6
    83.3
    30
    33
     
    75.7
    78.6
    79
    95
    Age 50
    80.2
    83.7
    30
    31
     
    76.2
    79.1
    81
    96
    Age 55
    81.0
    84.3
    29
    30
     
    76.9
    79.6
    81
    94
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.0
    26
    30
     
    78.0
    80.4
    81
    95
    Age 65
    83.3
    85.9
    23
    30
     
    79.3
    81.4
    84
    96
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.9
    17
    27
     
    81.1
    82.7
    90
    98
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.3
    14
    25
     
    83.3
    84.5
    94
    102
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.0
    16
    22
     
    86.0
    86.9
    106
    105
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.2
    21
    23
     
    89.2
    89.9
    111
    105
    Age 90
    94.3
    95.0
    29
    30
     
    93.0
    93.5
    123
    110
    Age 95
    98.1
    98.5
    32
    32
     
    97.2
    97.5
    125
    108
    Age 100
    102.3
    102.5
    50
    40
     
    101.8
    102.0
    109
    95
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Jordan JORDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    77.97
    107
     
    131.70
    46
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    45.58
    2
     
    3.90
    64
    3. Lung Cancers
    35.04
    12
     
    14.88
    74
    4. Lung Disease
    29.68
    36
     
    18.21
    92
    5. Stroke
    25.94
    167
     
    86.15
    92
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.36
    58
     
    21.95
    31
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.81
    99
     
    11.92
    112
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.78
    122
     
    53.14
    25
    9. Hypertension
    14.64
    105
     
    34.94
    16
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.95
    50
     
    16.54
    28
    11. Suicide
    12.38
    47
     
    1.98
    161
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.58
    106
     
    30.47
    8
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.59
    144
     
    20.08
    114
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.99
    131
     
    25.00
    36
    15. Liver Disease
    8.70
    123
     
    10.50
    112
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    22
     
    4.08
    74
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    8.28
    66
     
    7.48
    70
    18. Lymphomas
    7.92
    10
     
    7.56
    21
    19. Drug Use
    6.96
    3
     
    1.06
    89
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.87
    90
     
    1.96
    167
    21. Falls
    6.27
    76
     
    3.57
    118
    22. Ovary Cancer
    6.01
    41
     
    3.63
    111
    23. Leukemia
    5.79
    13
     
    5.24
    25
    24. Violence
    5.56
    85
     
    6.62
    77
    25. Other Injuries
    5.54
    143
     
    7.34
    122
    26. Liver Cancer
    5.29
    89
     
    4.36
    107
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    4.51
    4
     
    1.00
    117
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    4.42
    140
     
    11.07
    29
    29. Poisonings
    4.06
    33
     
    1.69
    71
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.64
    67
     
    0.88
    148
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.55
    48
     
    3.76
    42
    32. Low Birth Weight
    3.54
    133
     
    10.33
    71
    33. Other Neoplasms
    3.39
    57
     
    3.50
    54
    34. Cervical Cancer
    3.21
    131
     
    0.91
    171
    35. Skin Cancers
    3.21
    19
     
    0.87
    134
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.97
    98
     
    2.21
    107
    37. Alcohol
    2.91
    39
     
    0.02
    164
    38. Uterin Cancer
    2.90
    52
     
    1.55
    104
    39. Stomach Cancer
    2.81
    147
     
    5.40
    94
    40. Hepatitis C
    2.27
    2
     
    0.24
    81
    41. HIV/AIDS
    2.20
    107
     
    0.03
    159
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.18
    115
     
    1.51
    150
    43. Drownings
    1.34
    138
     
    1.50
    134
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    13
     
    0.40
    42
    45. Skin Disease
    0.88
    117
     
    1.82
    87
    46. Asthma
    0.88
    142
     
    3.21
    100
    47. Fires
    0.75
    133
     
    3.14
    73
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.65
    152
     
    2.43
    108
    49. Anemia
    0.64
    94
     
    0.00
    172
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.60
    161
     
    1.79
    113
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Jordan JORDAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    393,698
    18.06
     
    4,329
    18.80
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    251,745
    11.55
     
    113
    0.49
    3. Lung Cancers
    171,504
    7.87
     
    514
    2.23
    4. Lung Disease
    154,436
    7.08
     
    571
    2.48
    5. Stroke
    133,578
    6.13
     
    2,751
    11.95
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    71,483
    3.28
     
    1,721
    7.47
    7. Hypertension
    71,304
    3.27
     
    1,117
    4.85
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    62,057
    2.85
     
    578
    2.51
    9. Kidney Disease
    59,186
    2.72
     
    1,086
    4.72
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52,287
    2.40
     
    949
    4.12
    11. Breast Cancer
    47,955
    2.20
     
    423
    1.84
    12. Suicide
    43,361
    1.99
     
    114
    0.50
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    41,720
    1.91
     
    151
    0.66
    14. Lymphomas
    39,113
    1.79
     
    299
    1.30
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    37,611
    1.73
     
    301
    1.31
    16. Liver Disease
    35,404
    1.62
     
    404
    1.76
    17. Prostate Cancer
    33,902
    1.56
     
    164
    0.71
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    33,838
    1.55
     
    1,411
    6.13
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    32,372
    1.49
     
    75
    0.33
    20. Falls
    31,972
    1.47
     
    177
    0.77
    21. Leukemia
    27,701
    1.27
     
    249
    1.08
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    24,779
    1.14
     
    30
    0.13
    23. Liver Cancer
    24,028
    1.10
     
    155
    0.67
    24. Drug Use
    23,175
    1.06
     
    52
    0.23
    25. Other Injuries
    22,783
    1.05
     
    430
    1.87
    26. Bladder Cancer
    18,305
    0.84
     
    119
    0.52
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    17,225
    0.79
     
    31
    0.13
    28. Violence
    17,005
    0.78
     
    412
    1.79
    29. Other Neoplasms
    16,911
    0.78
     
    139
    0.60
    30. Ovary Cancer
    15,437
    0.71
     
    70
    0.30
    31. Skin Cancers
    15,094
    0.69
     
    33
    0.14
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    14,905
    0.68
     
    165
    0.72
    33. Poisonings
    13,542
    0.62
     
    86
    0.37
    34. Stomach Cancer
    13,303
    0.61
     
    199
    0.86
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    11,807
    0.54
     
    1,001
    4.35
    36. Alcohol
    10,895
    0.50
     
    2
    0.01
    37. Oral Cancer
    10,027
    0.46
     
    56
    0.24
    38. Hepatitis C
    8,868
    0.41
     
    8
    0.04
    39. Low Birth Weight
    8,250
    0.38
     
    1,067
    4.63
    40. HIV/AIDS
    7,926
    0.36
     
    2
    0.01
    41. Uterin Cancer
    7,771
    0.36
     
    24
    0.10
    42. Cervical Cancer
    7,120
    0.33
     
    19
    0.08
    43. Skin Disease
    4,277
    0.20
     
    65
    0.28
    44. Drownings
    4,216
    0.19
     
    104
    0.45
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    4,111
    0.19
     
    17
    0.07
    46. Asthma
    3,447
    0.16
     
    108
    0.47
    47. Anemia
    3,375
    0.15
     
    1
    0.00
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,236
    0.15
     
    86
    0.38
    49. Malnutrition
    2,976
    0.14
     
    36
    0.16
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,911
    0.13
     
    63
    0.27
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Jordan JORDAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    35.04
    12
     
    14.88
    74
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.36
    58
     
    21.95
    31
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.81
    99
     
    11.92
    112
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.95
    50
     
    16.54
    28
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    22
     
    4.08
    74
    6. Lymphomas
    7.92
    10
     
    7.56
    21
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.01
    41
     
    3.63
    111
    8. Leukemia
    5.79
    13
     
    5.24
    25
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.29
    89
     
    4.36
    107
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.64
    67
     
    0.88
    148
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.55
    48
     
    3.76
    42
    12. Cervical Cancer
    3.21
    131
     
    0.91
    171
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.21
    19
     
    0.87
    134
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.90
    52
     
    1.55
    104
    15. Stomach Cancer
    2.81
    147
     
    5.40
    94
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.18
    115
     
    1.51
    150
     
     
     
    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.