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Compare Brazil and Peru 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
     
      Brazil BRAZIL   Peru PERU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
     
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
    1970
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
     
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
    1980
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
     
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
    1990
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
     
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
    2000
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
     
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
    2010
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
     
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
    2016
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
     
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Brazil BRAZIL   Peru PERU
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
     
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    Age 5
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
     
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    Age 10
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
     
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    Age 15
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
     
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    Age 20
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
     
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    Age 25
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
     
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    Age 30
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
     
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    Age 35
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
     
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    Age 40
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
     
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    Age 45
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
     
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    Age 50
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
     
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    Age 55
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
     
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    Age 60
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
     
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    Age 65
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
     
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
     
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    Age 75
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
     
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
     
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    Age 85
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
     
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Brazil BRAZIL   Peru PERU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    80.16
    143
     
    74.12
    151
    2. Stroke
    53.03
    132
     
    37.59
    151
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    42.96
    81
     
    90.30
    39
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.28
    85
     
    19.63
    115
    5. Violence
    29.50
    11
     
    14.65
    25
    6. Lung Disease
    26.57
    62
     
    17.69
    134
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.96
    72
     
    14.01
    110
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.71
    66
     
    19.44
    68
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    103
     
    8.76
    167
    10. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    87
     
    10.22
    101
    11. Liver Disease
    11.73
    116
     
    27.83
    39
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.71
    111
     
    27.10
    35
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.71
    149
     
    26.28
    37
    14. Hypertension
    9.70
    115
     
    3.34
    166
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.49
    78
     
    7.41
    97
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.80
    42
     
    3.31
    151
    17. Stomach Cancer
    8.57
    58
     
    14.21
    24
    18. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    92
     
    11.61
    72
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.00
    100
     
    8.99
    81
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7.56
    65
     
    2.03
    161
    21. Falls
    7.47
    61
     
    4.72
    102
    22. Other Injuries
    6.66
    113
     
    11.77
    56
    23. HIV/AIDS
    6.50
    82
     
    5.24
    86
    24. Suicide
    6.04
    136
     
    5.99
    138
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.84
    106
     
    6.03
    104
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    102
     
    6.68
    66
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.83
    41
     
    1.27
    140
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.81
    70
     
    5.03
    68
    29. Lymphomas
    4.58
    104
     
    5.46
    83
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    56
     
    1.12
    171
    31. Alcohol
    4.03
    21
     
    1.41
    103
    32. Malnutrition
    3.99
    70
     
    6.15
    52
    33. Leukemia
    3.94
    89
     
    3.71
    102
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.33
    134
     
    3.36
    131
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.87
    95
     
    2.27
    108
    36. Drownings
    2.85
    106
     
    4.08
    90
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.82
    100
     
    3.56
    91
    38. Tuberculosis
    2.74
    108
     
    7.07
    86
    39. Chagas disease
    2.59
    3
     
    0.07
    13
    40. Skin Disease
    2.37
    74
     
    1.45
    101
    41. Bladder Cancer
    2.19
    80
     
    1.47
    122
    42. Other Neoplasms
    2.12
    112
     
    1.49
    136
    43. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    60
     
    1.50
    91
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.86
    45
     
    0.79
    115
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.84
    101
     
    0.82
    166
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.71
    126
     
    2.72
    97
    47. Epilepsy
    1.34
    120
     
    1.16
    139
    48. Asthma
    1.31
    134
     
    1.18
    138
    49. Anemia
    1.15
    58
     
    0.03
    150
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.08
    129
     
    1.50
    106
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Brazil BRAZIL   Peru PERU
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    164,557
    15.56
     
    19,965
    13.61
    2. Stroke
    107,977
    10.21
     
    10,241
    6.98
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    85,933
    8.12
     
    24,623
    16.78
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    63,956
    6.05
     
    5,269
    3.59
    5. Violence
    63,349
    5.99
     
    4,572
    3.12
    6. Lung Disease
    53,466
    5.05
     
    4,757
    3.24
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    47,068
    4.45
     
    4,159
    2.84
    8. Lung Cancers
    28,427
    2.69
     
    2,751
    1.88
    9. Liver Disease
    25,344
    2.40
     
    7,611
    5.19
    10. Kidney Disease
    23,864
    2.26
     
    7,364
    5.02
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21,095
    1.99
     
    6,958
    4.74
    12. Hypertension
    19,705
    1.86
     
    909
    0.62
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19,689
    1.86
     
    1,982
    1.35
    14. Breast Cancer
    18,357
    1.74
     
    1,281
    0.87
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    18,188
    1.72
     
    944
    0.64
    16. Stomach Cancer
    17,796
    1.68
     
    3,823
    2.61
    17. Prostate Cancer
    16,632
    1.57
     
    2,300
    1.57
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    15,544
    1.47
     
    582
    0.40
    19. Falls
    15,250
    1.44
     
    1,317
    0.90
    20. HIV/AIDS
    14,338
    1.36
     
    1,589
    1.08
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    14,031
    1.33
     
    2,998
    2.04
    22. Other Injuries
    13,757
    1.30
     
    3,538
    2.41
    23. Suicide
    13,065
    1.24
     
    1,825
    1.24
    24. Liver Cancer
    10,312
    0.97
     
    1,811
    1.23
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    10,170
    0.96
     
    339
    0.23
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    9,948
    0.94
     
    1,346
    0.92
    27. Low Birth Weight
    9,900
    0.94
     
    2,054
    1.40
    28. Lymphomas
    9,538
    0.90
     
    1,491
    1.02
    29. Oral Cancer
    9,245
    0.87
     
    305
    0.21
    30. Cervical Cancer
    9,238
    0.87
     
    1,699
    1.16
    31. Alcohol
    8,826
    0.83
     
    401
    0.27
    32. Leukemia
    8,096
    0.77
     
    1,085
    0.74
    33. Malnutrition
    7,870
    0.74
     
    1,709
    1.16
    34. Drownings
    5,960
    0.56
     
    1,241
    0.85
    35. Tuberculosis
    5,821
    0.55
     
    1,980
    1.35
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,446
    0.51
     
    1,084
    0.74
    37. Chagas disease
    5,351
    0.51
     
    19
    0.01
    38. Birth Trauma
    4,866
    0.46
     
    773
    0.53
    39. Skin Disease
    4,774
    0.45
     
    399
    0.27
    40. Bladder Cancer
    4,446
    0.42
     
    392
    0.27
    41. Other Neoplasms
    4,369
    0.41
     
    413
    0.28
    42. Skin Cancers
    4,129
    0.39
     
    403
    0.27
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3,824
    0.36
     
    491
    0.33
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    3,684
    0.35
     
    209
    0.14
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,523
    0.33
     
    738
    0.50
    46. Epilepsy
    2,814
    0.27
     
    353
    0.24
    47. Asthma
    2,656
    0.25
     
    328
    0.22
    48. Anemia
    2,346
    0.22
     
    8
    0.01
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,289
    0.22
     
    416
    0.28
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2,117
    0.20
     
    118
    0.08
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Brazil BRAZIL   Peru PERU
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.71
    66
     
    19.44
    68
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    103
     
    8.76
    167
    3. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    87
     
    10.22
    101
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.49
    78
     
    7.41
    97
    5. Stomach Cancer
    8.57
    58
     
    14.21
    24
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    92
     
    11.61
    72
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    102
     
    6.68
    66
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.83
    41
     
    1.27
    140
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.81
    70
     
    5.03
    68
    10. Lymphomas
    4.58
    104
     
    5.46
    83
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    56
     
    1.12
    171
    12. Leukemia
    3.94
    89
     
    3.71
    102
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.33
    134
     
    3.36
    131
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.19
    80
     
    1.47
    122
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    60
     
    1.50
    91
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.84
    101
     
    0.82
    166
     
     
     
    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.