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Canada
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Canada and Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
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 Macedonia 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 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   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Canada CANADA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    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
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.36
    172
    64.41
    164
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.30
    22
    6.28
    160
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    14.26
    82
    4. Lung Disease
    19.01
    118
    15.74
    147
    5. Stroke
    18.22
    183
    77.34
    102
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    22.48
    31
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    54.68
    7
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    11.21
    65
    9. Suicide
    10.54
    83
    1.41
    180
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.27
    154
    81.22
    18
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.34
    170
    18.29
    138
    12. Falls
    7.42
    62
    0.40
    181
    13. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    7.98
    16
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    3.23
    97
    15. Liver Disease
    5.73
    160
    2.21
    179
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.41
    168
    10.92
    116
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.26
    160
    9.75
    130
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    95
    10.85
    39
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    3.88
    105
    20. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
    4.29
    68
    21. Other Injuries
    4.21
    159
    12.13
    54
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.85
    154
    8.14
    98
    23. Drug Use
    3.85
    18
    0.30
    170
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    2.74
    167
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    1.89
    91
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    7.85
    62
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.35
    26
    1.75
    49
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    2.10
    103
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    5.08
    16
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.05
    97
    1.01
    144
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    0.49
    162
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.44
    167
    4.47
    121
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    106
    4.83
    24
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.26
    153
    7.79
    86
    35. Hypertension
    2.13
    180
    22.54
    45
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    1.45
    154
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
    14.56
    54
    38. Violence
    1.77
    143
    34.79
    8
    39. Alcohol
    1.70
    88
    0.31
    167
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    9
    0.08
    144
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    141
    2.71
    101
    42. Drownings
    0.74
    163
    0.68
    165
    43. HIV/AIDS
    0.74
    124
    32.14
    40
    44. Epilepsy
    0.69
    170
    1.55
    104
    45. Skin Disease
    0.65
    138
    4.89
    28
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    159
    0.90
    139
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.61
    171
    2.28
    107
    48. Fires
    0.47
    154
    0.45
    158
    49. Poisonings
    0.47
    125
    0.45
    128
    50. Anemia
    0.45
    87
    2.12
    44
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    37,876
    17.93
    2,045
    11.94
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23,536
    11.14
    208
    1.21
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,431
    9.67
    430
    2.51
    4. Lung Disease
    13,408
    6.35
    504
    2.94
    5. Stroke
    12,693
    6.01
    2,474
    14.44
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,463
    4.48
    344
    2.01
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,834
    3.23
    2,577
    15.04
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,391
    3.03
    568
    3.32
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,785
    2.74
    340
    1.98
    10. Falls
    5,125
    2.43
    12
    0.07
    11. Lymphomas
    4,822
    2.28
    237
    1.38
    12. Prostate Cancer
    4,524
    2.14
    820
    4.79
    13. Suicide
    4,407
    2.09
    40
    0.23
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    4,283
    2.03
    100
    0.58
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,770
    1.78
    335
    1.96
    16. Liver Disease
    3,288
    1.56
    65
    0.38
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,181
    1.51
    332
    1.94
    18. Leukemia
    2,948
    1.40
    125
    0.73
    19. Other Injuries
    2,468
    1.17
    364
    2.13
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,428
    1.15
    56
    0.33
    21. Liver Cancer
    2,403
    1.14
    82
    0.48
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,358
    1.12
    59
    0.34
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,204
    1.04
    239
    1.40
    24. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,160
    1.02
    27
    0.16
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,100
    0.99
    279
    1.63
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,072
    0.98
    64
    0.37
    27. Ovary Cancer
    1,717
    0.81
    60
    0.35
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,606
    0.76
    15
    0.09
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,535
    0.73
    144
    0.84
    30. Drug Use
    1,525
    0.72
    9
    0.05
    31. Hypertension
    1,467
    0.69
    717
    4.19
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,455
    0.69
    131
    0.76
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,331
    0.63
    43
    0.25
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,102
    0.52
    198
    1.16
    35. Uterin Cancer
    981
    0.46
    77
    0.45
    36. Alcohol
    899
    0.43
    9
    0.05
    37. Violence
    632
    0.30
    983
    5.74
    38. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.27
    221
    1.29
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    533
    0.25
    2
    0.01
    40. Low Birth Weight
    494
    0.23
    179
    1.05
    41. Skin Disease
    444
    0.21
    158
    0.92
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.20
    26
    0.15
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    398
    0.19
    71
    0.41
    44. Epilepsy
    329
    0.16
    45
    0.26
    45. Anemia
    326
    0.15
    67
    0.39
    46. HIV/AIDS
    323
    0.15
    874
    5.10
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    288
    0.14
    7
    0.04
    48. Drownings
    288
    0.14
    20
    0.12
    49. Asthma
    259
    0.12
    75
    0.44
    50. Fires
    218
    0.10
    13
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    14.26
    82
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    22.48
    31
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    54.68
    7
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    11.21
    65
    5. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    7.98
    16
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    3.23
    97
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    3.88
    105
    8. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
    4.29
    68
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    2.74
    167
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    1.89
    91
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    7.85
    62
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    2.10
    103
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    5.08
    16
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    0.49
    162
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    1.45
    154
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
    14.56
    54
    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.