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Belgium
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Belgium and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
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   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Belgium BELGIUM   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    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
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.24
    168
    124.75
    79
    2. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
    2.92
    148
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.62
    27
    12.03
    139
    4. Stroke
    28.25
    166
    116.53
    48
    5. Lung Disease
    27.11
    58
    55.25
    10
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.22
    113
    109.31
    25
    7. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
    5.45
    180
    8. Suicide
    16.49
    22
    13.25
    40
    9. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
    14.03
    111
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
    2.18
    179
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.78
    132
    21.44
    55
    12. Other Injuries
    8.71
    84
    8.25
    91
    13. Liver Disease
    7.88
    143
    11.99
    112
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
    0.50
    177
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.22
    169
    63.57
    26
    16. Falls
    6.89
    68
    3.09
    138
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.61
    148
    26.76
    49
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    6.52
    79
    8.12
    59
    19. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    1.20
    180
    20. Other Neoplasms
    6.22
    9
    3.13
    74
    21. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
    1.78
    174
    22. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
    0.59
    179
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4.49
    6
    0.88
    108
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
    0.98
    156
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.33
    127
    12.79
    19
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
    6.15
    74
    27. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
    1.36
    180
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
    15.75
    6
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
    2.21
    120
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
    1.07
    150
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
    12.54
    35
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
    4.21
    7
    33. Hypertension
    2.35
    179
    38.43
    5
    34. Alcohol
    2.34
    57
    1.54
    93
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
    27.28
    13
    36. Drug Use
    1.87
    59
    1.61
    69
    37. Epilepsy
    1.83
    84
    8.20
    8
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.50
    131
    68.59
    22
    39. Skin Disease
    1.26
    107
    4.64
    33
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.15
    174
    25.80
    8
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    128
    5.52
    27
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.99
    151
    6.60
    40
    43. Violence
    0.97
    164
    29.26
    12
    44. Malnutrition
    0.87
    110
    12.28
    34
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.77
    19
    0.10
    129
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    163
    21.50
    12
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.65
    151
    20.79
    13
    48. Fires
    0.61
    146
    6.82
    25
    49. Anemia
    0.54
    82
    0.78
    67
    50. Drownings
    0.53
    171
    4.44
    81
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Belgium BELGIUM   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,206
    16.72
    1,339
    5.18
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,239
    9.06
    124
    0.48
    3. Stroke
    7,155
    7.87
    1,258
    4.87
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,954
    7.65
    33
    0.13
    5. Lung Disease
    6,746
    7.42
    593
    2.29
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,141
    6.75
    1,896
    7.34
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    3.80
    27
    0.10
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,700
    2.97
    37
    0.14
    9. Suicide
    2,321
    2.55
    221
    0.86
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,285
    2.51
    249
    0.96
    11. Other Injuries
    1,986
    2.18
    165
    0.64
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,778
    1.95
    697
    2.70
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,749
    1.92
    5
    0.02
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,685
    1.85
    56
    0.22
    15. Falls
    1,604
    1.76
    37
    0.14
    16. Other Neoplasms
    1,543
    1.70
    39
    0.15
    17. Lymphomas
    1,477
    1.62
    19
    0.07
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,462
    1.61
    133
    0.51
    19. Liver Disease
    1,435
    1.58
    144
    0.56
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    1,197
    1.32
    9
    0.03
    21. Leukemia
    1,114
    1.22
    11
    0.04
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,056
    1.16
    11
    0.04
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,019
    1.12
    164
    0.63
    24. Liver Cancer
    926
    1.02
    74
    0.29
    25. Stomach Cancer
    917
    1.01
    16
    0.06
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    849
    0.93
    174
    0.67
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    800
    0.88
    558
    2.16
    28. Ovary Cancer
    696
    0.77
    13
    0.05
    29. Oral Cancer
    657
    0.72
    24
    0.09
    30. Hypertension
    608
    0.67
    412
    1.59
    31. Skin Cancers
    529
    0.58
    47
    0.18
    32. Uterin Cancer
    391
    0.43
    7
    0.03
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    389
    0.43
    1,203
    4.65
    34. Alcohol
    385
    0.42
    18
    0.07
    35. Epilepsy
    351
    0.39
    132
    0.51
    36. Skin Disease
    329
    0.36
    57
    0.22
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    303
    0.33
    371
    1.44
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.31
    72
    0.28
    39. Drug Use
    246
    0.27
    28
    0.11
    40. Cervical Cancer
    245
    0.27
    184
    0.71
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    241
    0.26
    74
    0.29
    42. Malnutrition
    227
    0.25
    306
    1.18
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    150
    0.16
    1
    0.00
    44. Asthma
    149
    0.16
    263
    1.02
    45. Anemia
    142
    0.16
    9
    0.03
    46. Violence
    119
    0.13
    635
    2.46
    47. Fires
    92
    0.10
    118
    0.46
    48. Low Birth Weight
    85
    0.09
    809
    3.13
    49. Drownings
    70
    0.08
    97
    0.38
    50. Tuberculosis
    66
    0.07
    1,189
    4.60
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Belgium BELGIUM   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
    2.92
    148
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
    5.45
    180
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
    14.03
    111
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
    2.18
    179
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
    0.50
    177
    6. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    1.20
    180
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
    1.78
    174
    8. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
    0.59
    179
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
    0.98
    156
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
    6.15
    74
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
    1.36
    180
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
    15.75
    6
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
    2.21
    120
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
    1.07
    150
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
    4.21
    7
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
    27.28
    13
    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.