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Burkina Faso
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Burkina Faso and Iraq 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.

Iraq
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 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 No Macedonia 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
Burkina Faso Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    36.0
    36.7
    154
    165
    160
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    42.2
    42.7
    42.4
    151
    158
    155
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    153
    154
    154
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    48.4
    51.6
    50.0
    161
    163
    161
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    48.8
    51.4
    50.1
    164
    165
    163
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    56.6
    58.3
    57.5
    159
    164
    162
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    59.6
    60.9
    60.3
    164
    170
    166
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.6
    60.9
    164
    170
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    65.3
    66.3
    159
    170
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    66.1
    67.3
    158
    169
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    66.6
    67.9
    157
    168
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    67.2
    68.6
    157
    167
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    68.0
    69.4
    154
    167
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    68.7
    70.2
    154
    167
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    69.5
    71.0
    156
    168
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    70.3
    71.9
    157
    170
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    71.2
    72.8
    163
    172
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    72.3
    73.7
    166
    173
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.7
    167
    175
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    75.0
    75.8
    172
    176
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    76.8
    77.4
    173
    176
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    78.9
    79.3
    176
    176
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    81.4
    81.7
    176
    177
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    84.6
    84.7
    177
    177
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    178
    177
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    170.63
    36
    215.95
    19
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    149.88
    12
    22.66
    122
    3. Stroke
    94.36
    75
    94.27
    76
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    89.19
    14
    5.35
    74
    5. Malaria
    53.08
    4
    0.00
    118
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.57
    14
    22.34
    69
    7. Liver Disease
    38.06
    23
    5.96
    155
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.05
    66
    40.12
    56
    9. Malnutrition
    30.03
    3
    0.93
    109
    10. Hypertension
    28.11
    30
    13.14
    97
    11. Meningitis
    27.99
    8
    1.80
    77
    12. HIV/AIDS
    26.45
    45
    0.00
    173
    13. Other Injuries
    23.04
    7
    5.76
    130
    14. Prostate Cancer
    22.85
    49
    7.02
    152
    15. Cervical Cancer
    21.19
    30
    1.62
    171
    16. Falls
    20.68
    4
    2.36
    159
    17. Tuberculosis
    20.18
    56
    5.48
    90
    18. Lung Disease
    19.38
    115
    8.56
    179
    19. Low Birth Weight
    19.11
    25
    12.90
    55
    20. Maternal Conditions
    17.01
    22
    2.01
    76
    21. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    94
    21.97
    32
    22. Liver Cancer
    16.17
    16
    4.25
    122
    23. Suicide
    16.06
    23
    4.03
    158
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.78
    106
    25.24
    40
    25. Birth Trauma
    15.40
    32
    8.31
    65
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    13.25
    28
    11.02
    46
    27. Kidney Disease
    12.85
    100
    26.26
    36
    28. Asthma
    12.45
    46
    3.33
    101
    29. Violence
    10.57
    44
    14.52
    26
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10.44
    7
    0.89
    154
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    9.60
    6
    2.99
    76
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.07
    41
    8.20
    51
    33. Drownings
    8.09
    33
    1.41
    142
    34. Anemia
    7.75
    21
    0.06
    128
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    7.73
    62
    4.41
    109
    36. Skin Disease
    7.41
    4
    0.80
    133
    37. Fires
    7.11
    20
    1.76
    85
    38. Schistosomiasis
    6.41
    3
    0.26
    55
    39. Epilepsy
    5.57
    24
    0.92
    151
    40. Syphilis
    3.75
    19
    0.29
    88
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.52
    5
    0.56
    79
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.34
    144
    5.27
    100
    43. Poisonings
    3.20
    12
    0.45
    126
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3.11
    75
    8.45
    3
    45. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    144
    4.12
    95
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    65
    7.39
    3
    47. Appendicitis
    2.65
    6
    0.12
    135
    48. Lymphomas
    2.62
    148
    8.32
    11
    49. Drug Use
    2.56
    40
    1.81
    63
    50. Oral Cancer
    2.56
    101
    2.59
    99
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17,647
    12.79
    8,218
    4.67
    2. Malaria
    14,631
    10.60
    0
    0.00
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,502
    8.33
    2,524
    1.43
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,894
    7.17
    32,582
    18.50
    5. Low Birth Weight
    6,781
    4.91
    8,339
    4.73
    6. Stroke
    5,898
    4.27
    14,315
    8.13
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,561
    4.03
    6,476
    3.68
    8. Birth Trauma
    5,464
    3.96
    5,372
    3.05
    9. Malnutrition
    5,062
    3.67
    306
    0.17
    10. Meningitis
    4,805
    3.48
    621
    0.35
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,695
    2.68
    6,274
    3.56
    12. Other Injuries
    3,529
    2.56
    1,812
    1.03
    13. HIV/AIDS
    3,354
    2.43
    0
    0.00
    14. Liver Disease
    3,105
    2.25
    1,124
    0.64
    15. Maternal Conditions
    2,608
    1.89
    679
    0.39
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,401
    1.74
    6,382
    3.62
    17. Violence
    1,774
    1.29
    4,624
    2.63
    18. Falls
    1,737
    1.26
    612
    0.35
    19. Hypertension
    1,734
    1.26
    1,993
    1.13
    20. Suicide
    1,671
    1.21
    1,109
    0.63
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,620
    1.17
    952
    0.54
    22. Drownings
    1,550
    1.12
    568
    0.32
    23. Liver Cancer
    1,386
    1.00
    693
    0.39
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,301
    0.94
    1,066
    0.61
    25. Lung Disease
    1,259
    0.91
    1,261
    0.72
    26. Kidney Disease
    1,181
    0.86
    4,273
    2.43
    27. Syphilis
    1,065
    0.77
    166
    0.09
    28. Asthma
    1,053
    0.76
    566
    0.32
    29. Fires
    976
    0.71
    582
    0.33
    30. Cervical Cancer
    958
    0.69
    153
    0.09
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    856
    0.62
    146
    0.08
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    804
    0.58
    1,771
    1.01
    33. Epilepsy
    792
    0.57
    294
    0.17
    34. Anemia
    768
    0.56
    20
    0.01
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    755
    0.55
    3,441
    1.95
    36. Breast Cancer
    737
    0.53
    2,173
    1.23
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    735
    0.53
    601
    0.34
    38. Skin Disease
    695
    0.50
    181
    0.10
    39. Pertussis
    633
    0.46
    243
    0.14
    40. Poisonings
    566
    0.41
    180
    0.10
    41. Schistosomiasis
    564
    0.41
    46
    0.03
    42. Prostate Cancer
    421
    0.31
    432
    0.25
    43. Tetanus
    337
    0.24
    146
    0.08
    44. Hepatitis B
    333
    0.24
    105
    0.06
    45. Other Neoplasms
    311
    0.23
    1,589
    0.90
    46. Drug Use
    311
    0.23
    457
    0.26
    47. Appendicitis
    296
    0.21
    36
    0.02
    48. Lymphomas
    272
    0.20
    1,598
    0.91
    49. Stomach Cancer
    271
    0.20
    903
    0.51
    50. Alcohol
    267
    0.19
    67
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.85
    49
    7.02
    152
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.19
    30
    1.62
    171
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.48
    94
    21.97
    32
    4. Liver Cancer
    16.17
    16
    4.25
    122
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.34
    144
    5.27
    100
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.04
    144
    4.12
    95
    7. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    65
    7.39
    3
    8. Lymphomas
    2.62
    148
    8.32
    11
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.56
    101
    2.59
    99
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.55
    177
    5.79
    121
    11. Lung Cancers
    2.46
    155
    14.15
    84
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.66
    117
    1.15
    147
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    134
    0.59
    175
    14. Leukemia
    1.22
    162
    7.22
    2
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    126
    0.66
    148
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.93
    162
    2.99
    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.