face

WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
Belgium
Mali

World Health Review

COUNTRY #1
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
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

Compare Belgium and Mali 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.
INSTRUCTIONSUse the list on left to choose a new country and cause of death rank order. Use the list on right to select the Countries you want to compare to. Play or Pause the Dynamic Population Pyramids to enhance your view.

DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Choose Year
    Play
    Pause
     
    Belgium Population
     
     
    Mali Population
     


    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Mali MALI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
     
    35.9
    36.8
    36.3
    160
    162
    161
    1970
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
     
    38.6
    40.3
    39.4
    163
    164
    164
    1980
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
     
    41.7
    44.5
    43.1
    166
    167
    165
    1990
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
     
    45.8
    49.5
    47.6
    172
    167
    167
    2000
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
     
    49.6
    50.0
    49.8
    161
    171
    165
    2010
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
     
    56.4
    56.6
    56.5
    162
    168
    167
    2016
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
    57.5
    58.4
    58.0
    174
    176
    175
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Mali MALI
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
     
    57.5
    58.4
    174
    176
    Age 5
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    64.9
    65.4
    163
    174
    Age 10
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    65.8
    66.3
    161
    174
    Age 15
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    66.2
    66.8
    162
    174
    Age 20
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
     
    67.0
    67.6
    159
    174
    Age 25
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
     
    68.0
    68.5
    156
    174
    Age 30
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
     
    68.9
    69.5
    152
    173
    Age 35
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
     
    69.8
    70.4
    151
    173
    Age 40
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
     
    70.7
    71.3
    149
    176
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
     
    71.7
    72.3
    152
    177
    Age 50
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
     
    72.7
    73.2
    159
    178
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
     
    73.8
    74.3
    160
    180
    Age 60
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
     
    75.3
    75.5
    166
    180
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
     
    77.0
    77.1
    169
    180
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
     
    79.0
    79.0
    172
    180
    Age 75
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
     
    81.6
    81.6
    175
    181
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
     
    84.6
    84.6
    176
    181
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
     
    88.2
    88.3
    176
    181
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Mali MALI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.24
    168
     
    144.20
    59
    2. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
     
    2.43
    156
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.62
    27
     
    16.84
    100
    4. Stroke
    28.25
    166
     
    138.90
    23
    5. Lung Disease
    27.11
    58
     
    44.55
    14
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.22
    113
     
    79.71
    51
    7. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
     
    18.18
    75
    8. Suicide
    16.49
    22
     
    10.14
    89
    9. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
     
    10.80
    129
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
     
    5.31
    126
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.78
    132
     
    20.21
    60
    12. Other Injuries
    8.71
    84
     
    21.30
    14
    13. Liver Disease
    7.88
    143
     
    45.58
    16
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
     
    1.31
    147
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.22
    169
     
    34.98
    71
    16. Falls
    6.89
    68
     
    14.30
    19
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.61
    148
     
    30.75
    36
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    6.52
    79
     
    11.22
    38
    19. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
     
    3.53
    128
    20. Other Neoplasms
    6.22
    9
     
    2.04
    114
    21. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
     
    5.01
    71
    22. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
     
    0.89
    174
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4.49
    6
     
    0.81
    114
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
     
    5.32
    10
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.33
    127
     
    5.77
    86
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
     
    4.63
    110
    27. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
     
    9.27
    49
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
     
    0.93
    155
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
     
    2.66
    97
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
     
    1.66
    109
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
     
    13.84
    21
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
     
    1.02
    122
    33. Hypertension
    2.35
    179
     
    15.39
    74
    34. Alcohol
    2.34
    57
     
    2.15
    68
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
     
    33.81
    7
    36. Drug Use
    1.87
    59
     
    2.40
    44
    37. Epilepsy
    1.83
    84
     
    4.35
    37
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.50
    131
     
    96.68
    11
    39. Skin Disease
    1.26
    107
     
    2.44
    72
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.15
    174
     
    24.84
    11
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    128
     
    5.82
    24
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.99
    151
     
    8.40
    20
    43. Violence
    0.97
    164
     
    11.67
    35
    44. Malnutrition
    0.87
    110
     
    29.12
    5
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.77
    19
     
    0.12
    105
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    163
     
    31.85
    3
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.65
    151
     
    23.44
    7
    48. Fires
    0.61
    146
     
    6.40
    30
    49. Anemia
    0.54
    82
     
    5.58
    25
    50. Drownings
    0.53
    171
     
    9.50
    24
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Mali MALI
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,206
    16.72
     
    8,394
    5.22
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,239
    9.06
     
    850
    0.53
    3. Stroke
    7,155
    7.87
     
    8,915
    5.54
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,954
    7.65
     
    174
    0.11
    5. Lung Disease
    6,746
    7.42
     
    2,731
    1.70
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,141
    6.75
     
    14,855
    9.24
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    3.80
     
    460
    0.29
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,700
    2.97
     
    805
    0.50
    9. Suicide
    2,321
    2.55
     
    1,011
    0.63
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,285
    2.51
     
    1,773
    1.10
    11. Other Injuries
    1,986
    2.18
     
    3,258
    2.03
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,778
    1.95
     
    2,227
    1.38
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,749
    1.92
     
    97
    0.06
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,685
    1.85
     
    246
    0.15
    15. Falls
    1,604
    1.76
     
    1,172
    0.73
    16. Other Neoplasms
    1,543
    1.70
     
    169
    0.11
    17. Lymphomas
    1,477
    1.62
     
    399
    0.25
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,462
    1.61
     
    2,010
    1.25
    19. Liver Disease
    1,435
    1.58
     
    3,771
    2.34
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    1,197
    1.32
     
    42
    0.03
    21. Leukemia
    1,114
    1.22
     
    106
    0.07
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,056
    1.16
     
    418
    0.26
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,019
    1.12
     
    542
    0.34
    24. Liver Cancer
    926
    1.02
     
    415
    0.26
    25. Stomach Cancer
    917
    1.01
     
    701
    0.44
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    849
    0.93
     
    80
    0.05
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    800
    0.88
     
    4,469
    2.78
    28. Ovary Cancer
    696
    0.77
     
    223
    0.14
    29. Oral Cancer
    657
    0.72
     
    207
    0.13
    30. Hypertension
    608
    0.67
     
    987
    0.61
    31. Skin Cancers
    529
    0.58
     
    76
    0.05
    32. Uterin Cancer
    391
    0.43
     
    62
    0.04
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    389
    0.43
     
    13,714
    8.53
    34. Alcohol
    385
    0.42
     
    204
    0.13
    35. Epilepsy
    351
    0.39
     
    569
    0.35
    36. Skin Disease
    329
    0.36
     
    194
    0.12
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    303
    0.33
     
    4,128
    2.57
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.31
     
    486
    0.30
    39. Drug Use
    246
    0.27
     
    263
    0.16
    40. Cervical Cancer
    245
    0.27
     
    1,385
    0.86
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    241
    0.26
     
    697
    0.43
    42. Malnutrition
    227
    0.25
     
    6,390
    3.97
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    150
    0.16
     
    10
    0.01
    44. Asthma
    149
    0.16
     
    2,402
    1.49
    45. Anemia
    142
    0.16
     
    704
    0.44
    46. Violence
    119
    0.13
     
    1,905
    1.18
    47. Fires
    92
    0.10
     
    889
    0.55
    48. Low Birth Weight
    85
    0.09
     
    9,170
    5.70
    49. Drownings
    70
    0.08
     
    1,874
    1.17
    50. Tuberculosis
    66
    0.07
     
    1,579
    0.98
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Mali MALI
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
     
    2.43
    156
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
     
    18.18
    75
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
     
    10.80
    129
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
     
    5.31
    126
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
     
    1.31
    147
    6. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
     
    3.53
    128
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
     
    5.01
    71
    8. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
     
    0.89
    174
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
     
    5.32
    10
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
     
    4.63
    110
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
     
    9.27
    49
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
     
    0.93
    155
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
     
    2.66
    97
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
     
    1.66
    109
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
     
    1.02
    122
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
     
    33.81
    7
     
     
     
    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.