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Compare Uruguay and Argentina 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
     
      Uruguay URUGUAY   Argentina ARGENTINA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.9
    71.2
    68.0
    32
    28
    33
     
    62.3
    68.1
    65.2
    41
    39
    39
    1970
    65.6
    72.1
    68.8
    44
    38
    38
     
    63.6
    70.2
    66.8
    55
    46
    51
    1980
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    41
    41
    40
     
    66.3
    73.1
    69.6
    48
    46
    49
    1990
    69.0
    76.5
    72.6
    44
    34
    38
     
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    54
    44
    45
    2000
    71.2
    78.9
    75.1
    43
    33
    35
     
    70.4
    77.8
    74.1
    53
    40
    43
    2010
    72.7
    79.7
    76.3
    51
    40
    40
     
    71.9
    79.1
    75.5
    63
    42
    49
    2015
    73.3
    80.4
    77.0
    56
    40
    44
     
    72.7
    79.9
    76.3
    67
    44
    50
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uruguay URUGUAY   Argentina ARGENTINA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    80.4
    56
    40
     
    72.7
    79.9
    67
    44
    Age 5
    74.1
    81.2
    56
    40
     
    73.7
    80.8
    67
    42
    Age 10
    74.2
    81.3
    60
    40
     
    73.8
    80.9
    69
    42
    Age 15
    74.3
    81.3
    59
    40
     
    73.9
    80.9
    69
    42
    Age 20
    74.7
    81.5
    57
    40
     
    74.2
    81.1
    67
    41
    Age 25
    75.1
    81.6
    55
    40
     
    74.7
    81.2
    65
    41
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.8
    56
    39
     
    75.0
    81.4
    63
    42
    Age 35
    75.9
    82.0
    56
    39
     
    75.4
    81.6
    64
    42
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.3
    58
    38
     
    75.7
    81.8
    67
    42
    Age 45
    76.7
    82.6
    60
    38
     
    76.2
    82.1
    68
    42
    Age 50
    77.3
    83.1
    60
    36
     
    76.8
    82.5
    71
    41
    Age 55
    78.1
    83.7
    65
    35
     
    77.6
    83.1
    73
    42
    Age 60
    79.1
    84.5
    65
    33
     
    78.8
    83.8
    71
    41
    Age 65
    80.6
    85.6
    63
    32
     
    80.3
    84.8
    69
    40
    Age 70
    82.3
    86.9
    65
    31
     
    82.2
    86.0
    67
    41
    Age 75
    84.6
    88.6
    63
    15
     
    84.5
    87.6
    65
    41
    Age 80
    87.2
    90.6
    64
    8
     
    87.2
    89.5
    65
    39
    Age 85
    90.4
    93.1
    62
    7
     
    90.4
    92.0
    67
    29
    Age 90
    93.9
    96.0
    55
    11
     
    93.9
    95.0
    56
    26
    Age 95
    97.9
    99.2
    55
    12
     
    97.9
    98.5
    51
    30
    Age 100
    102.5
    102.5
    27
    37
     
    102.5
    102.4
    25
    47
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uruguay URUGUAY   Argentina ARGENTINA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    70.98
    159
     
    106.36
    109
    2. Stroke
    45.51
    141
     
    44.13
    143
    3. Lung Disease
    33.57
    40
     
    29.27
    50
    4. Prostate Cancer
    29.53
    27
     
    21.09
    60
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.60
    22
     
    21.40
    53
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26.73
    102
     
    52.66
    71
    7. Breast Cancer
    26.72
    13
     
    22.75
    27
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.55
    60
     
    17.84
    91
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.83
    6
     
    15.59
    33
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.49
    97
     
    13.39
    111
    11. Other Injuries
    15.71
    34
     
    9.12
    78
    12. Suicide
    15.31
    27
     
    13.98
    37
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.25
    137
     
    18.81
    119
    14. Kidney Disease
    13.38
    97
     
    19.69
    64
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    10.74
    2
     
    8.56
    20
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.78
    45
     
    6.25
    78
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    61
     
    4.16
    112
    18. Lymphomas
    7.82
    18
     
    4.91
    94
    19. Violence
    7.65
    73
     
    4.70
    95
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.59
    107
     
    7.80
    102
    21. Hypertension
    7.14
    139
     
    10.13
    110
    22. Cervical Cancer
    6.31
    112
     
    8.48
    87
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.95
    78
     
    10.02
    36
    24. HIV/AIDS
    5.83
    84
     
    5.42
    85
    25. Other Neoplasms
    5.69
    14
     
    5.93
    13
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.28
    59
     
    5.00
    72
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.13
    39
     
    3.81
    54
    28. Leukemia
    4.90
    36
     
    3.76
    100
    29. Bladder Cancer
    4.55
    18
     
    2.74
    64
    30. Liver Disease
    4.47
    167
     
    14.55
    93
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    3.72
    18
     
    1.61
    59
    32. Skin Disease
    3.39
    52
     
    2.55
    66
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.25
    143
     
    5.82
    107
    34. Oral Cancer
    3.16
    82
     
    2.01
    130
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2.80
    64
     
    2.66
    69
    36. Asthma
    2.68
    110
     
    1.69
    124
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.67
    103
     
    1.16
    139
    38. Liver Cancer
    2.46
    173
     
    3.99
    130
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    40
     
    2.21
    50
    40. Drownings
    2.27
    120
     
    2.09
    123
    41. Alcohol
    1.47
    96
     
    1.52
    94
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.41
    125
     
    1.43
    124
    43. Malnutrition
    1.35
    99
     
    2.24
    85
    44. Epilepsy
    1.35
    119
     
    0.70
    168
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.23
    134
     
    0.89
    139
    46. Fires
    1.14
    112
     
    1.78
    84
    47. Anemia
    1.11
    60
     
    0.01
    165
    48. Encephalitis
    1.00
    63
     
    0.47
    112
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.90
    153
     
    1.48
    134
    50. Falls
    0.89
    180
     
    3.05
    140
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Uruguay URUGUAY   Argentina ARGENTINA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,194
    15.58
     
    60,064
    20.83
    2. Stroke
    2,718
    10.10
     
    24,604
    8.53
    3. Lung Disease
    2,015
    7.49
     
    16,731
    5.80
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,590
    5.91
     
    29,797
    10.33
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,413
    5.25
     
    10,834
    3.76
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,408
    5.23
     
    11,180
    3.88
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,167
    4.34
     
    8,502
    2.95
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    880
    3.27
     
    10,371
    3.60
    9. Kidney Disease
    812
    3.02
     
    10,965
    3.80
    10. Other Injuries
    783
    2.91
     
    4,400
    1.53
    11. Breast Cancer
    774
    2.88
     
    6,600
    2.29
    12. Prostate Cancer
    698
    2.59
     
    4,843
    1.68
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    598
    2.22
     
    6,114
    2.12
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    586
    2.18
     
    4,644
    1.61
    15. Suicide
    583
    2.17
     
    6,166
    2.14
    16. Stomach Cancer
    530
    1.97
     
    3,322
    1.15
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    457
    1.70
     
    2,177
    0.75
    18. Hypertension
    437
    1.62
     
    5,846
    2.03
    19. Lymphomas
    414
    1.54
     
    2,537
    0.88
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    319
    1.19
     
    5,477
    1.90
    21. Other Neoplasms
    315
    1.17
     
    3,083
    1.07
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    278
    1.03
     
    2,051
    0.71
    23. Bladder Cancer
    268
    1.00
     
    1,542
    0.53
    24. Violence
    261
    0.97
     
    2,027
    0.70
    25. Leukemia
    258
    0.96
     
    1,900
    0.66
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.90
     
    955
    0.33
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    220
    0.82
     
    3,321
    1.15
    28. Liver Disease
    210
    0.78
     
    7,321
    2.54
    29. Skin Disease
    206
    0.77
     
    1,461
    0.51
    30. HIV/AIDS
    201
    0.75
     
    2,310
    0.80
    31. Cervical Cancer
    176
    0.65
     
    2,133
    0.74
    32. Oral Cancer
    157
    0.58
     
    1,018
    0.35
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    154
    0.57
     
    614
    0.21
    34. Asthma
    152
    0.56
     
    885
    0.31
    35. Ovary Cancer
    151
    0.56
     
    1,423
    0.49
    36. Liver Cancer
    134
    0.50
     
    2,145
    0.74
    37. Skin Cancers
    127
    0.47
     
    1,172
    0.41
    38. Low Birth Weight
    88
    0.33
     
    2,443
    0.85
    39. Drownings
    80
    0.30
     
    916
    0.32
    40. Uterin Cancer
    78
    0.29
     
    822
    0.29
    41. Malnutrition
    77
    0.29
     
    1,267
    0.44
    42. Alcohol
    70
    0.26
     
    721
    0.25
    43. Anemia
    69
    0.26
     
    6
    0.00
    44. Tuberculosis
    64
    0.24
     
    701
    0.24
    45. Epilepsy
    60
    0.22
     
    310
    0.11
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    49
    0.18
     
    811
    0.28
    47. Fires
    47
    0.17
     
    887
    0.31
    48. Encephalitis
    42
    0.16
     
    215
    0.07
    49. Falls
    42
    0.16
     
    1,630
    0.57
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    39
    0.14
     
    225
    0.08
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Uruguay URUGUAY   Argentina ARGENTINA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.53
    27
     
    21.09
    60
    2. Lung Cancers
    27.60
    22
     
    21.40
    53
    3. Breast Cancer
    26.72
    13
     
    22.75
    27
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.83
    6
     
    15.59
    33
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.74
    2
     
    8.56
    20
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.78
    45
     
    6.25
    78
    7. Lymphomas
    7.82
    18
     
    4.91
    94
    8. Cervical Cancer
    6.31
    112
     
    8.48
    87
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.28
    59
     
    5.00
    72
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.13
    39
     
    3.81
    54
    11. Leukemia
    4.90
    36
     
    3.76
    100
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.55
    18
     
    2.74
    64
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.16
    82
     
    2.01
    130
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.80
    64
     
    2.66
    69
    15. Liver Cancer
    2.46
    173
     
    3.99
    130
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    40
     
    2.21
    50
     
     
     
    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.