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Barbados
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Barbados and Switzerland 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.

Switzerland
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Barbados Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.2
    67.0
    64.5
    42
    42
    40
     
    68.7
    74.1
    71.3
    7
    6
    6
    1970
    66.2
    71.2
    68.7
    33
    41
    39
     
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
    1980
    69.6
    74.7
    72.1
    24
    31
    28
     
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
    1990
    72.0
    77.1
    74.5
    26
    29
    29
     
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
    2000
    70.9
    75.5
    73.3
    47
    60
    47
     
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
    2010
    72.3
    77.1
    74.7
    57
    69
    59
     
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
    2016
    73.1
    78.0
    75.6
    65
    77
    67
     
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.1
    78.0
    65
    77
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    Age 5
    74.0
    78.9
    66
    78
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.0
    67
    78
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.0
    68
    80
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    Age 20
    74.4
    79.1
    68
    80
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    Age 25
    74.6
    79.2
    69
    80
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    Age 30
    74.8
    79.4
    71
    80
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.5
    79
    80
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    Age 40
    75.4
    79.7
    78
    77
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    Age 45
    75.8
    80.0
    79
    78
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    Age 50
    76.3
    80.4
    82
    80
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    Age 55
    77.0
    80.8
    82
    81
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    Age 60
    78.1
    81.5
    82
    82
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.3
    88
    86
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.5
    94
    87
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.2
    102
    90
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    Age 80
    86.0
    87.4
    110
    91
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.3
    119
    96
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    81.18
    3
    18.31
    73
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    75.26
    150
    61.81
    167
    3. Stroke
    69.25
    116
    19.50
    182
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    62.80
    63
    10.19
    166
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.51
    28
    7.25
    168
    6. Breast Cancer
    35.64
    3
    17.99
    76
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.86
    3
    11.48
    63
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.16
    70
    36.17
    18
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    18.64
    12
    3.14
    134
    10. Other Injuries
    15.54
    35
    2.90
    179
    11. Hypertension
    14.79
    83
    8.76
    125
    12. Kidney Disease
    14.32
    93
    5.14
    171
    13. HIV/AIDS
    11.46
    69
    0.40
    138
    14. Violence
    10.21
    48
    0.52
    180
    15. Lung Disease
    9.65
    175
    15.22
    148
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.38
    39
    5.04
    104
    17. Lymphomas
    9.25
    6
    5.79
    72
    18. Uterin Cancer
    8.93
    1
    2.72
    68
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8.65
    86
    1.08
    179
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    8.32
    22
    7.48
    34
    21. Lung Cancers
    7.95
    111
    21.00
    55
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7.40
    110
    4.05
    152
    23. Liver Disease
    5.73
    161
    4.99
    164
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5.52
    92
    3.78
    135
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.52
    52
    5.03
    68
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.09
    161
    2.82
    178
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.38
    125
    2.04
    155
    28. Leukemia
    4.27
    69
    4.05
    86
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.48
    147
    4.47
    114
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.33
    27
    4.31
    10
    31. Skin Disease
    3.19
    54
    0.57
    147
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.98
    92
    0.76
    162
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.92
    92
    0.62
    154
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.91
    92
    3.09
    84
    35. Asthma
    2.88
    109
    0.60
    170
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.62
    94
    3.71
    53
    37. Epilepsy
    2.41
    65
    0.98
    149
    38. Anemia
    2.11
    45
    0.37
    90
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.96
    108
    3.15
    75
    40. Falls
    1.59
    174
    10.27
    44
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.43
    135
    0.82
    147
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.38
    128
    3.33
    52
    43. Meningitis
    1.13
    95
    0.10
    179
    44. Alcohol
    1.03
    125
    1.74
    86
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.92
    7
    0.37
    55
    46. Malnutrition
    0.69
    117
    0.31
    129
    47. Encephalitis
    0.49
    109
    0.18
    162
    48. Dengue
    0.46
    19
    0.00
    169
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.38
    98
    0.05
    174
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.35
    120
    0.05
    173
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    362
    13.53
    11,436
    20.48
    2. Stroke
    335
    12.52
    3,661
    6.55
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    296
    11.06
    1,865
    3.34
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    288
    10.76
    1,323
    2.37
    5. Prostate Cancer
    167
    6.24
    1,491
    2.67
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    117
    4.37
    1,945
    3.48
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    103
    3.85
    7,141
    12.79
    8. Breast Cancer
    87
    3.25
    1,516
    2.71
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    86
    3.21
    466
    0.83
    10. Hypertension
    71
    2.65
    1,681
    3.01
    11. Other Injuries
    68
    2.54
    392
    0.70
    12. Kidney Disease
    65
    2.43
    982
    1.76
    13. Lung Disease
    47
    1.76
    2,813
    5.04
    14. Lymphomas
    43
    1.61
    992
    1.78
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    40
    1.49
    889
    1.59
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    39
    1.46
    1,243
    2.23
    17. Lung Cancers
    37
    1.38
    3,331
    5.96
    18. HIV/AIDS
    35
    1.31
    43
    0.08
    19. Violence
    29
    1.08
    47
    0.08
    20. Stomach Cancer
    26
    0.97
    603
    1.08
    21. Liver Disease
    24
    0.90
    701
    1.26
    22. Cervical Cancer
    23
    0.86
    94
    0.17
    23. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.86
    237
    0.42
    24. Leukemia
    19
    0.71
    643
    1.15
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    18
    0.67
    287
    0.51
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    17
    0.64
    841
    1.51
    27. Liver Cancer
    16
    0.60
    718
    1.29
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    16
    0.60
    297
    0.53
    29. Skin Disease
    15
    0.56
    106
    0.19
    30. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.52
    442
    0.79
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    14
    0.52
    138
    0.25
    32. Oral Cancer
    13
    0.49
    467
    0.84
    33. Other Neoplasms
    13
    0.49
    653
    1.17
    34. Asthma
    13
    0.49
    104
    0.19
    35. Anemia
    10
    0.37
    72
    0.13
    36. Epilepsy
    10
    0.37
    129
    0.23
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    9
    0.34
    500
    0.90
    38. Low Birth Weight
    8
    0.30
    97
    0.17
    39. Bladder Cancer
    7
    0.26
    602
    1.08
    40. Falls
    7
    0.26
    1,865
    3.34
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6
    0.22
    149
    0.27
    42. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.22
    30
    0.05
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    5
    0.19
    70
    0.13
    44. Meningitis
    4
    0.15
    13
    0.02
    45. Alcohol
    4
    0.15
    234
    0.42
    46. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
    24
    0.04
    47. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.07
    6
    0.01
    48. Dengue
    2
    0.07
    0
    0.00
    49. Malnutrition
    2
    0.07
    57
    0.10
    50. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.07
    478
    0.86
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   Switzerland SWITZERLAND
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    81.18
    3
    18.31
    73
    2. Breast Cancer
    35.64
    3
    17.99
    76
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.86
    3
    11.48
    63
    4. Lymphomas
    9.25
    6
    5.79
    72
    5. Uterin Cancer
    8.93
    1
    2.72
    68
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.65
    86
    1.08
    179
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    8.32
    22
    7.48
    34
    8. Lung Cancers
    7.95
    111
    21.00
    55
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.52
    92
    3.78
    135
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.52
    52
    5.03
    68
    11. Leukemia
    4.27
    69
    4.05
    86
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.48
    147
    4.47
    114
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.91
    92
    3.09
    84
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.96
    108
    3.15
    75
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.38
    128
    3.33
    52
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.35
    174
    2.96
    27
    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.