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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 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
Canada Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
           
    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
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    230.27
    20
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    15.26
    79
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.33
    97
    30.59
    56
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    14.16
    149
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    22.77
    25
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    75.79
    85
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    6.30
    114
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    8.89
    147
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    4.05
    154
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    48.29
    41
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    18.82
    121
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    9.02
    8
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    3.39
    99
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    5.43
    166
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    2.32
    157
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    20.93
    75
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    4.23
    98
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    3.01
    134
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    7.60
    1
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    28.79
    37
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    4.86
    108
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    1.90
    45
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    5.79
    122
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    9.51
    51
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    5.73
    86
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    1.26
    149
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    8.45
    1
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    0.61
    179
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    1.95
    110
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    12.38
    55
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    7.89
    45
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.72
    152
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    8.70
    3
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.86
    100
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    6.20
    75
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    12.41
    90
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    0.31
    168
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    1.64
    171
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    17.98
    18
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    0.08
    137
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    8.65
    59
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    1.40
    141
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    0.78
    158
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    1.01
    75
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    0.00
    176
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    3.09
    66
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    0.76
    130
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    0.94
    151
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    1.71
    88
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    6.34
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    32,463
    18.92
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    3,622
    2.11
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    2,465
    1.44
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    1,960
    1.14
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    11,205
    6.53
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    1,091
    0.64
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    7,393
    4.31
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    7,279
    4.24
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    2,282
    1.33
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    596
    0.35
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    1,700
    0.99
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    555
    0.32
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    1,128
    0.66
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    508
    0.30
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    4,395
    2.56
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    1,041
    0.61
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    803
    0.47
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    1,786
    1.04
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    782
    0.46
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    242
    0.14
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    1,910
    1.11
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    1,265
    0.74
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    966
    0.56
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    6,199
    3.61
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
    206
    0.12
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    424
    0.25
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    2,431
    1.42
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    122
    0.07
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    1,754
    1.02
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    1,622
    0.95
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    1,525
    0.89
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    474
    0.28
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    480
    0.28
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    5,803
    3.38
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    53
    0.03
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    68
    0.04
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    155
    0.09
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    18
    0.01
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    5,771
    3.36
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    8,050
    4.69
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    146
    0.09
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    297
    0.17
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    557
    0.32
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    147
    0.09
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    5
    0.00
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    246
    0.14
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    570
    0.33
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    7
    0.00
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    0
    0.00
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    995
    0.58
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    15.26
    79
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    22.77
    25
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    6.30
    114
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    8.89
    147
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    9.02
    8
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    3.39
    99
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    4.23
    98
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    7.60
    1
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    4.86
    108
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    5.73
    86
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    1.26
    149
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    8.45
    1
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    0.61
    179
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.72
    152
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.86
    100
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    1.64
    171
    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.