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Canada
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Canada and Colombia 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.

Colombia
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   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Canada CANADA   Colombia COLOMBIA
           
    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
     
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Colombia COLOMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Colombia COLOMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    110.23
    113
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    14.19
    86
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.33
    97
    3.62
    168
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    24.34
    80
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    17.30
    82
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    41.97
    133
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    10.92
    70
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    20.52
    62
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    7.00
    119
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    21.33
    116
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    23.72
    100
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    6.93
    42
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    5.06
    67
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    7.23
    151
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    4.58
    101
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    21.53
    72
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    5.42
    50
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    4.27
    100
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    6.44
    5
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    14.34
    97
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    5.71
    89
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    0.91
    111
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    5.51
    127
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    8.15
    79
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    17.16
    8
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    2.28
    100
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.54
    129
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.39
    131
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    0.72
    179
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    5.75
    102
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    3.74
    134
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    2.49
    36
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    9.46
    2
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.10
    135
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    1.81
    114
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    12.91
    86
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    0.39
    157
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    11.98
    69
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    41.56
    5
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    0.24
    60
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    1.68
    119
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    2.94
    105
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    2.03
    74
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    1.83
    30
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    8.10
    76
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    0.29
    174
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    3.06
    71
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    1.86
    124
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    0.41
    153
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    2.63
    105
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    49,825
    20.76
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    1,615
    0.67
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    6,471
    2.70
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    10,728
    4.47
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    18,994
    7.91
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    5,062
    2.11
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    10,748
    4.48
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    9,732
    4.05
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    4,520
    1.88
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    2,165
    0.90
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    3,246
    1.35
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    2,334
    0.97
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    3,486
    1.45
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    3,849
    1.60
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    6,527
    2.72
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    3,393
    1.41
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    2,020
    0.84
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    3,045
    1.27
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    2,611
    1.09
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    315
    0.13
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    2,637
    1.10
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    696
    0.29
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    7,980
    3.32
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    10,627
    4.43
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
    1,034
    0.43
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    1,396
    0.58
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    808
    0.34
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    1,152
    0.48
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    5,794
    2.41
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    4,392
    1.83
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    1,731
    0.72
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    450
    0.19
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    970
    0.40
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    3,519
    1.47
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    361
    0.15
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    195
    0.08
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    3,100
    1.29
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    119
    0.05
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    20,968
    8.74
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    2,419
    1.01
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    1,386
    0.58
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    854
    0.36
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    134
    0.06
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    842
    0.35
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    156
    0.06
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    994
    0.41
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    1,420
    0.59
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    334
    0.14
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    4,122
    1.72
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    1,213
    0.51
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    14.19
    86
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    17.30
    82
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    10.92
    70
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    20.52
    62
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    6.93
    42
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    5.06
    67
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    5.42
    50
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    6.44
    5
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    5.71
    89
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    17.16
    8
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    2.28
    100
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.54
    129
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.39
    131
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    2.49
    36
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.10
    135
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    11.98
    69
    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.