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Belgium
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Belgium and Eritrea 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.

Eritrea
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
Belgium Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.24
    168
    93.11
    123
    2. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
    2.79
    152
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.62
    27
    12.54
    137
    4. Stroke
    28.25
    166
    122.03
    38
    5. Lung Disease
    27.11
    58
    27.14
    57
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.22
    113
    106.78
    26
    7. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
    26.96
    12
    8. Suicide
    16.49
    22
    12.98
    43
    9. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
    11.57
    124
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
    6.23
    113
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.78
    132
    8.04
    147
    12. Other Injuries
    8.71
    84
    15.92
    30
    13. Liver Disease
    7.88
    143
    29.97
    35
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
    1.25
    149
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.22
    169
    25.69
    99
    16. Falls
    6.89
    68
    13.02
    29
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.61
    148
    37.37
    20
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    6.52
    79
    9.73
    49
    19. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    7.39
    24
    20. Other Neoplasms
    6.22
    9
    3.74
    51
    21. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
    8.74
    5
    22. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
    6.00
    7
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4.49
    6
    0.75
    125
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
    2.15
    83
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.33
    127
    6.44
    75
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
    3.80
    136
    27. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
    2.90
    156
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
    5.46
    36
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
    4.80
    43
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
    1.47
    118
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
    9.02
    80
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
    0.79
    138
    33. Hypertension
    2.35
    179
    31.33
    21
    34. Alcohol
    2.34
    57
    1.93
    73
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
    16.38
    47
    36. Drug Use
    1.87
    59
    0.26
    172
    37. Epilepsy
    1.83
    84
    5.39
    26
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.50
    131
    115.68
    6
    39. Skin Disease
    1.26
    107
    5.43
    18
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.15
    174
    8.96
    77
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    128
    5.38
    30
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.99
    151
    11.11
    5
    43. Violence
    0.97
    164
    8.66
    66
    44. Malnutrition
    0.87
    110
    19.23
    17
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.77
    19
    0.11
    116
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    163
    14.16
    35
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.65
    151
    10.67
    50
    48. Fires
    0.61
    146
    7.41
    15
    49. Anemia
    0.54
    82
    17.79
    1
    50. Drownings
    0.53
    171
    6.14
    58
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,206
    16.72
    1,718
    6.10
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,239
    9.06
    181
    0.64
    3. Stroke
    7,155
    7.87
    2,295
    8.15
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,954
    7.65
    63
    0.22
    5. Lung Disease
    6,746
    7.42
    493
    1.75
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,141
    6.75
    3,436
    12.20
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    3.80
    159
    0.56
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,700
    2.97
    396
    1.41
    9. Suicide
    2,321
    2.55
    352
    1.25
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,285
    2.51
    180
    0.64
    11. Other Injuries
    1,986
    2.18
    596
    2.12
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,778
    1.95
    507
    1.80
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,749
    1.92
    28
    0.10
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,685
    1.85
    69
    0.25
    15. Falls
    1,604
    1.76
    291
    1.03
    16. Other Neoplasms
    1,543
    1.70
    88
    0.31
    17. Lymphomas
    1,477
    1.62
    198
    0.70
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,462
    1.61
    312
    1.11
    19. Liver Disease
    1,435
    1.58
    686
    2.44
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    1,197
    1.32
    12
    0.04
    21. Leukemia
    1,114
    1.22
    173
    0.61
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,056
    1.16
    39
    0.14
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,019
    1.12
    146
    0.52
    24. Liver Cancer
    926
    1.02
    88
    0.31
    25. Stomach Cancer
    917
    1.01
    64
    0.23
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    849
    0.93
    111
    0.39
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    800
    0.88
    1,302
    4.62
    28. Ovary Cancer
    696
    0.77
    115
    0.41
    29. Oral Cancer
    657
    0.72
    121
    0.43
    30. Hypertension
    608
    0.67
    578
    2.05
    31. Skin Cancers
    529
    0.58
    15
    0.05
    32. Uterin Cancer
    391
    0.43
    17
    0.06
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    389
    0.43
    3,163
    11.23
    34. Alcohol
    385
    0.42
    56
    0.20
    35. Epilepsy
    351
    0.39
    201
    0.71
    36. Skin Disease
    329
    0.36
    122
    0.43
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    303
    0.33
    723
    2.57
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.31
    123
    0.44
    39. Drug Use
    246
    0.27
    9
    0.03
    40. Cervical Cancer
    245
    0.27
    204
    0.72
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    241
    0.26
    231
    0.82
    42. Malnutrition
    227
    0.25
    655
    2.33
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    150
    0.16
    3
    0.01
    44. Asthma
    149
    0.16
    317
    1.13
    45. Anemia
    142
    0.16
    471
    1.67
    46. Violence
    119
    0.13
    390
    1.39
    47. Fires
    92
    0.10
    235
    0.83
    48. Low Birth Weight
    85
    0.09
    824
    2.93
    49. Drownings
    70
    0.08
    269
    0.96
    50. Tuberculosis
    66
    0.07
    583
    2.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
    2.79
    152
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
    26.96
    12
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
    11.57
    124
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
    6.23
    113
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
    1.25
    149
    6. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    7.39
    24
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
    8.74
    5
    8. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
    6.00
    7
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
    2.15
    83
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
    3.80
    136
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
    2.90
    156
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
    5.46
    36
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
    4.80
    43
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
    1.47
    118
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
    0.79
    138
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
    16.38
    47
    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.