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Compare Benin 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
     
      Benin BENIN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.5
    42.9
    41.7
    140
    137
    138
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    139
    138
    138
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    48.6
    51.8
    50.1
    145
    142
    143
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    52.0
    54.5
    53.2
    152
    153
    153
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    54.1
    56.6
    55.4
    149
    149
    149
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    57.5
    59.9
    58.7
    155
    157
    155
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    59.7
    62.4
    61.1
    162
    163
    163
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Benin BENIN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.7
    62.4
    162
    163
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    66.3
    68.8
    149
    156
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    67.2
    69.7
    145
    154
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    67.7
    70.1
    144
    154
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    68.4
    70.7
    142
    153
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.4
    136
    152
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    70.2
    72.2
    130
    152
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.0
    129
    149
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    72.0
    73.7
    121
    150
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    72.9
    74.6
    123
    152
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    74.0
    75.5
    125
    152
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    75.2
    76.5
    124
    154
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    76.6
    77.7
    124
    153
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    78.3
    79.2
    124
    151
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.0
    127
    148
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    82.8
    83.3
    128
    144
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.1
    128
    142
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    131
    136
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Benin BENIN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    159.60
    8
     
    24.91
    109
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    151.46
    49
     
    100.18
    117
    3. Stroke
    141.07
    18
     
    49.89
    134
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    68.07
    23
     
    5.32
    75
    5. Liver Disease
    52.02
    9
     
    33.31
    26
    6. Malaria
    46.00
    8
     
    0.06
    65
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    42.66
    51
     
    40.19
    55
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    37.57
    19
     
    16.56
    96
    9. Lung Disease
    29.33
    48
     
    22.37
    91
    10. Malnutrition
    26.03
    9
     
    4.24
    69
    11. Meningitis
    25.98
    12
     
    1.47
    85
    12. Low Birth Weight
    24.78
    12
     
    6.92
    94
    13. HIV/AIDS
    24.73
    48
     
    6.14
    83
    14. Kidney Disease
    22.09
    50
     
    66.77
    1
    15. Prostate Cancer
    22.07
    58
     
    20.50
    62
    16. Breast Cancer
    20.07
    54
     
    10.45
    154
    17. Other Injuries
    19.97
    19
     
    6.88
    110
    18. Tuberculosis
    18.32
    59
     
    3.34
    101
    19. Birth Trauma
    18.14
    20
     
    2.99
    90
    20. Asthma
    16.91
    25
     
    3.17
    103
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.24
    103
     
    27.08
    35
    22. Maternal Conditions
    16.08
    23
     
    2.61
    69
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    14.76
    14
     
    9.35
    74
    24. Suicide
    14.65
    34
     
    9.78
    94
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    14.64
    20
     
    3.17
    133
    26. Falls
    14.40
    18
     
    5.70
    84
    27. Hypertension
    14.31
    89
     
    13.83
    92
    28. Cervical Cancer
    13.50
    63
     
    17.89
    42
    29. Liver Cancer
    10.66
    35
     
    10.69
    34
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.83
    17
     
    2.97
    93
    31. Drownings
    8.72
    28
     
    4.20
    86
    32. Fires
    7.15
    19
     
    0.75
    134
    33. Violence
    6.66
    78
     
    15.17
    23
    34. Schistosomiasis
    6.22
    4
     
    0.00
    138
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.68
    89
     
    2.97
    157
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.03
    34
     
    0.87
    141
    37. Epilepsy
    4.90
    30
     
    1.79
    89
    38. Ovary Cancer
    4.10
    96
     
    2.14
    169
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.90
    153
     
    6.23
    114
    40. Other Neoplasms
    3.66
    55
     
    1.37
    145
    41. Skin Disease
    3.10
    57
     
    1.16
    115
    42. Poisonings
    3.01
    16
     
    0.62
    108
    43. Syphilis
    2.98
    26
     
    1.01
    57
    44. Drug Use
    2.92
    33
     
    0.60
    147
    45. Anemia
    2.89
    33
     
    0.02
    157
    46. Hepatitis B
    2.88
    8
     
    0.33
    110
    47. Stomach Cancer
    2.74
    160
     
    10.92
    38
    48. Appendicitis
    2.67
    5
     
    0.87
    71
    49. Lymphomas
    2.41
    153
     
    2.70
    144
    50. Alcohol
    2.29
    60
     
    8.70
    5
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Benin BENIN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,210
    13.78
     
    1,251
    4.60
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6,883
    7.77
     
    315
    1.16
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,380
    7.20
     
    4,185
    15.39
    4. Stroke
    6,328
    7.14
     
    2,095
    7.71
    5. Malaria
    5,971
    6.74
     
    3
    0.01
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,777
    5.39
     
    473
    1.74
    7. Malnutrition
    3,506
    3.96
     
    223
    0.82
    8. Birth Trauma
    3,497
    3.95
     
    205
    0.75
    9. Liver Disease
    3,051
    3.44
     
    1,541
    5.67
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,015
    3.40
     
    907
    3.34
    11. Meningitis
    2,736
    3.09
     
    86
    0.32
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    2,439
    2.75
     
    629
    2.31
    13. HIV/AIDS
    2,161
    2.44
     
    346
    1.27
    14. Other Injuries
    1,977
    2.23
     
    375
    1.38
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,934
    2.18
     
    1,699
    6.25
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    1,703
    1.92
     
    163
    0.60
    17. Maternal Conditions
    1,567
    1.77
     
    167
    0.61
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,327
    1.50
     
    2,948
    10.84
    19. Lung Disease
    1,273
    1.44
     
    922
    3.39
    20. Tuberculosis
    1,040
    1.17
     
    152
    0.56
    21. Drownings
    1,023
    1.15
     
    244
    0.90
    22. Suicide
    1,017
    1.15
     
    577
    2.12
    23. Asthma
    906
    1.02
     
    145
    0.53
    24. Falls
    819
    0.92
     
    256
    0.94
    25. Violence
    654
    0.74
     
    914
    3.36
    26. Hypertension
    645
    0.73
     
    572
    2.10
    27. Breast Cancer
    637
    0.72
     
    255
    0.94
    28. Fires
    624
    0.70
     
    38
    0.14
    29. Liver Cancer
    621
    0.70
     
    459
    1.69
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    569
    0.64
     
    1,097
    4.04
    31. Syphilis
    534
    0.60
     
    69
    0.25
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    493
    0.56
     
    127
    0.47
    33. Epilepsy
    433
    0.49
     
    99
    0.36
    34. Pertussis
    411
    0.46
     
    23
    0.08
    35. Cervical Cancer
    378
    0.43
     
    450
    1.66
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    365
    0.41
     
    142
    0.52
    37. Schistosomiasis
    359
    0.41
     
    0
    0.00
    38. Poisonings
    351
    0.40
     
    34
    0.13
    39. Prostate Cancer
    323
    0.36
     
    364
    1.34
    40. Measles
    312
    0.35
     
    0
    0.00
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    283
    0.32
     
    42
    0.15
    42. Drug Use
    224
    0.25
     
    33
    0.12
    43. Anemia
    221
    0.25
     
    1
    0.00
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    217
    0.24
     
    269
    0.99
    45. Hepatitis B
    206
    0.23
     
    16
    0.06
    46. Other Neoplasms
    204
    0.23
     
    66
    0.24
    47. Encephalitis
    192
    0.22
     
    43
    0.16
    48. Appendicitis
    192
    0.22
     
    42
    0.15
    49. Skin Disease
    178
    0.20
     
    53
    0.19
    50. Lymphomas
    159
    0.18
     
    123
    0.45
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Benin BENIN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.07
    58
     
    20.50
    62
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.07
    54
     
    10.45
    154
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.50
    63
     
    17.89
    42
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.66
    35
     
    10.69
    34
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.10
    96
     
    2.14
    169
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.90
    153
     
    6.23
    114
    7. Stomach Cancer
    2.74
    160
     
    10.92
    38
    8. Lymphomas
    2.41
    153
     
    2.70
    144
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.02
    128
     
    4.08
    82
    10. Uterin Cancer
    1.71
    108
     
    0.85
    164
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.66
    146
     
    0.90
    175
    12. Leukemia
    1.08
    169
     
    3.91
    92
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.00
    180
     
    7.21
    119
    14. Skin Cancers
    0.91
    130
     
    1.25
    101
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    162
     
    0.63
    173
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.73
    163
     
    0.81
    160
     
     
     
    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.