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Canada
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Canada and Afghanistan 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.

Afghanistan
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
Canada Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    287.94
    12
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    7.57
    115
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.33
    97
    34.45
    36
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    41.05
    25
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    23.65
    21
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    137.69
    13
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    5.13
    134
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    5.28
    163
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    6.42
    125
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    62.74
    22
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    50.61
    66
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    7.21
    33
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    1.53
    152
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    17.91
    86
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    10.77
    43
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    17.68
    90
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    4.02
    109
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    6.05
    70
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    3.40
    114
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    41.78
    9
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    6.16
    77
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    0.82
    121
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    8.80
    75
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    11.37
    25
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    14.65
    19
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    10.51
    13
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    3.01
    58
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    4.58
    23
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    2.01
    103
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    25.91
    6
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    3.19
    149
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    1.56
    96
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    6.58
    7
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    8.48
    11
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    15.31
    63
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    10.27
    108
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    0.49
    147
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    7.53
    95
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    8.37
    67
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    0.19
    71
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    20.92
    13
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    6.94
    34
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    2.52
    54
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    0.54
    123
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    1.60
    110
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    5.45
    32
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    1.30
    111
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    10.10
    16
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    1.58
    92
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    15.66
    25
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    32,121
    14.39
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    2,363
    1.06
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    1,105
    0.49
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    4,299
    1.93
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    14,975
    6.71
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    847
    0.38
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    17,048
    7.64
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    7,056
    3.16
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    1,933
    0.87
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    3,392
    1.52
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    1,734
    0.78
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    205
    0.09
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    1,618
    0.72
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    232
    0.10
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    5,332
    2.39
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    2,621
    1.17
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    1,650
    0.74
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    1,242
    0.56
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    859
    0.38
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    149
    0.07
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    2,510
    1.12
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    363
    0.16
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    1,939
    0.87
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    5,253
    2.35
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
    1,405
    0.63
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    320
    0.14
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    7,333
    3.28
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    196
    0.09
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    1,117
    0.50
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    1,092
    0.49
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    428
    0.19
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    182
    0.08
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    1,254
    0.56
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    6,310
    2.83
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    348
    0.16
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    94
    0.04
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    628
    0.28
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    35
    0.02
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    2,565
    1.15
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    15,362
    6.88
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    118
    0.05
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    165
    0.07
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    951
    0.43
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    1,250
    0.56
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    4
    0.00
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    825
    0.37
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    2,915
    1.31
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    41
    0.02
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    360
    0.16
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    2,144
    0.96
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    7.57
    115
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    23.65
    21
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    5.13
    134
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    5.28
    163
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    7.21
    33
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    1.53
    152
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    4.02
    109
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    3.40
    114
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    6.16
    77
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    14.65
    19
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    10.51
    13
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    3.01
    58
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    4.58
    23
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    1.56
    96
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    8.48
    11
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    7.53
    95
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.