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Compare Belize and Nicaragua 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
     
      Belize BELIZE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.1
    62.3
    61.7
    50
    58
    57
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    65.9
    67.3
    66.6
    36
    59
    53
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    69.5
    71.6
    70.5
    25
    60
    38
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    70.7
    74.2
    72.4
    36
    58
    40
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    65.6
    71.3
    68.3
    99
    101
    102
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    67.0
    72.4
    69.5
    108
    111
    108
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    67.9
    73.4
    70.5
    113
    113
    116
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belize BELIZE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.9
    73.4
    113
    113
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    69.0
    74.3
    122
    120
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    69.1
    74.4
    123
    120
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    69.2
    74.5
    124
    120
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    69.6
    74.6
    123
    120
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    70.1
    74.9
    124
    121
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    70.6
    75.2
    125
    120
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    71.1
    75.5
    128
    120
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    71.7
    75.9
    131
    122
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    72.4
    76.3
    132
    125
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    73.3
    76.9
    134
    126
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    74.4
    77.6
    139
    127
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    75.8
    78.6
    145
    129
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    77.6
    79.8
    148
    132
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.4
    151
    135
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    82.3
    83.5
    154
    140
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    85.4
    86.1
    151
    141
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.4
    152
    141
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belize BELIZE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    124.34
    83
     
    100.18
    117
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    117.02
    5
     
    40.19
    55
    3. Stroke
    79.24
    98
     
    49.89
    134
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.80
    65
     
    24.91
    109
    5. Lung Disease
    43.36
    18
     
    22.37
    91
    6. Prostate Cancer
    41.86
    15
     
    20.50
    62
    7. HIV/AIDS
    41.77
    33
     
    6.14
    83
    8. Violence
    41.54
    6
     
    15.17
    23
    9. Hypertension
    33.24
    13
     
    13.83
    92
    10. Liver Disease
    31.26
    33
     
    33.31
    26
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.94
    52
     
    16.56
    96
    12. Kidney Disease
    22.59
    47
     
    66.77
    1
    13. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    65
     
    10.45
    154
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    18.73
    11
     
    3.17
    133
    15. Cervical Cancer
    18.36
    41
     
    17.89
    42
    16. Lung Cancers
    14.18
    83
     
    7.21
    119
    17. Liver Cancer
    10.63
    36
     
    10.69
    34
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.42
    73
     
    6.23
    114
    19. Drownings
    9.93
    23
     
    4.20
    86
    20. Other Injuries
    9.20
    75
     
    6.88
    110
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    9.15
    78
     
    9.35
    74
    22. Suicide
    8.26
    118
     
    9.78
    94
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8.00
    156
     
    27.08
    35
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.88
    53
     
    2.97
    157
    25. Stomach Cancer
    7.43
    65
     
    10.92
    38
    26. Malnutrition
    7.06
    49
     
    4.24
    69
    27. Tuberculosis
    6.36
    88
     
    3.34
    101
    28. Falls
    5.69
    85
     
    5.70
    84
    29. Other Neoplasms
    5.66
    16
     
    1.37
    145
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5.43
    112
     
    6.92
    94
    31. Skin Disease
    5.12
    24
     
    1.16
    115
    32. Asthma
    4.83
    87
     
    3.17
    103
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    74
     
    4.08
    82
    34. Anemia
    4.41
    27
     
    0.02
    157
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.66
    88
     
    5.32
    75
    36. Uterin Cancer
    3.37
    41
     
    0.85
    164
    37. Lymphomas
    3.33
    132
     
    2.70
    144
    38. Leukemia
    3.22
    119
     
    3.91
    92
    39. Epilepsy
    3.21
    51
     
    1.79
    89
    40. Alcohol
    2.93
    38
     
    8.70
    5
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    2.58
    36
     
    1.10
    89
    42. Birth Trauma
    2.52
    103
     
    2.99
    90
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.24
    108
     
    2.97
    93
    44. Ovary Cancer
    2.16
    168
     
    2.14
    169
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    115
     
    0.81
    160
    46. Oral Cancer
    1.53
    150
     
    0.90
    175
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    124
     
    0.63
    173
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.22
    89
     
    2.61
    69
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.21
    122
     
    0.87
    141
    50. Fires
    1.07
    115
     
    0.75
    134
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Belize BELIZE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    220
    11.95
     
    1,699
    6.25
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    220
    11.95
     
    4,185
    15.39
    3. Stroke
    140
    7.60
     
    2,095
    7.71
    4. Violence
    134
    7.28
     
    914
    3.36
    5. HIV/AIDS
    129
    7.01
     
    346
    1.27
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    110
    5.98
     
    1,251
    4.60
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    77
    4.18
     
    907
    3.34
    8. Lung Disease
    75
    4.07
     
    922
    3.39
    9. Liver Disease
    68
    3.69
     
    1,541
    5.67
    10. Hypertension
    59
    3.20
     
    572
    2.10
    11. Kidney Disease
    45
    2.44
     
    2,948
    10.84
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    39
    2.12
     
    163
    0.60
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    39
    2.12
     
    629
    2.31
    14. Prostate Cancer
    35
    1.90
     
    364
    1.34
    15. Drownings
    33
    1.79
     
    244
    0.90
    16. Lung Cancers
    28
    1.52
     
    307
    1.13
    17. Other Injuries
    27
    1.47
     
    375
    1.38
    18. Suicide
    26
    1.41
     
    577
    2.12
    19. Low Birth Weight
    24
    1.30
     
    473
    1.74
    20. Liver Cancer
    21
    1.14
     
    459
    1.69
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20
    1.09
     
    269
    0.99
    22. Breast Cancer
    20
    1.09
     
    255
    0.94
    23. Cervical Cancer
    20
    1.09
     
    450
    1.66
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    18
    0.98
     
    142
    0.52
    25. Tuberculosis
    14
    0.76
     
    152
    0.56
    26. Malnutrition
    13
    0.71
     
    223
    0.82
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13
    0.71
     
    1,097
    4.04
    28. Stomach Cancer
    12
    0.65
     
    469
    1.73
    29. Birth Trauma
    11
    0.60
     
    205
    0.75
    30. Leukemia
    11
    0.60
     
    210
    0.77
    31. Other Neoplasms
    11
    0.60
     
    66
    0.24
    32. Asthma
    11
    0.60
     
    145
    0.53
    33. Falls
    11
    0.60
     
    256
    0.94
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    0.49
     
    315
    1.16
    35. Skin Disease
    9
    0.49
     
    53
    0.19
    36. Anemia
    8
    0.43
     
    1
    0.00
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    8
    0.43
     
    174
    0.64
    38. Epilepsy
    8
    0.43
     
    99
    0.36
    39. Lymphomas
    7
    0.38
     
    123
    0.45
    40. Alcohol
    7
    0.38
     
    432
    1.59
    41. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.22
     
    167
    0.61
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    4
    0.22
     
    33
    0.12
    43. Uterin Cancer
    4
    0.22
     
    21
    0.08
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.22
     
    45
    0.17
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.22
     
    127
    0.47
    46. Encephalitis
    3
    0.16
     
    43
    0.16
    47. Oral Cancer
    3
    0.16
     
    41
    0.15
    48. Ovary Cancer
    3
    0.16
     
    53
    0.19
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.16
     
    42
    0.15
    50. Poisonings
    3
    0.16
     
    34
    0.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belize BELIZE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    41.86
    15
     
    20.50
    62
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    65
     
    10.45
    154
    3. Cervical Cancer
    18.36
    41
     
    17.89
    42
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.18
    83
     
    7.21
    119
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.63
    36
     
    10.69
    34
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.42
    73
     
    6.23
    114
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.43
    65
     
    10.92
    38
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    74
     
    4.08
    82
    9. Uterin Cancer
    3.37
    41
     
    0.85
    164
    10. Lymphomas
    3.33
    132
     
    2.70
    144
    11. Leukemia
    3.22
    119
     
    3.91
    92
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.16
    168
     
    2.14
    169
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    115
     
    0.81
    160
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.53
    150
     
    0.90
    175
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    124
     
    0.63
    173
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    151
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
     
    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.