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Canada
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Canada and Latvia 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.

Latvia
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   Latvia LATVIA
      Canada CANADA   Latvia LATVIA
           
    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
     
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Latvia LATVIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Latvia LATVIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.36
    172
    206.28
    25
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.30
    22
    5.38
    162
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    25.54
    32
    4. Lung Disease
    19.01
    118
    8.06
    181
    5. Stroke
    18.22
    183
    104.98
    62
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    19.40
    66
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    28.65
    31
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    18.04
    15
    9. Suicide
    10.54
    83
    17.74
    17
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.27
    154
    11.88
    148
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.34
    170
    12.99
    154
    12. Falls
    7.42
    62
    6.26
    74
    13. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    5.85
    70
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    9.18
    10
    15. Liver Disease
    5.73
    160
    13.92
    97
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.41
    168
    7.79
    151
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.26
    160
    8.85
    134
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    95
    1.33
    171
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    8.04
    8
    20. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
    5.43
    12
    21. Other Injuries
    4.21
    159
    7.15
    105
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.85
    154
    4.30
    144
    23. Drug Use
    3.85
    18
    3.32
    29
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    3.62
    144
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    5.40
    8
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    12.82
    29
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.35
    26
    0.93
    98
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    3.72
    56
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    6.27
    7
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.05
    97
    0.13
    178
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    3.55
    16
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.44
    167
    26.97
    5
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    106
    2.25
    111
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.26
    153
    1.76
    159
    35. Hypertension
    2.13
    180
    12.15
    102
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    5.83
    29
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
    6.01
    116
    38. Violence
    1.77
    143
    5.66
    87
    39. Alcohol
    1.70
    88
    8.27
    6
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    9
    0.88
    15
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    141
    3.51
    83
    42. Drownings
    0.74
    163
    6.83
    50
    43. HIV/AIDS
    0.74
    124
    4.73
    89
    44. Epilepsy
    0.69
    170
    1.72
    94
    45. Skin Disease
    0.65
    138
    1.48
    98
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    159
    1.16
    124
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.61
    171
    3.54
    80
    48. Fires
    0.47
    154
    4.34
    51
    49. Poisonings
    0.47
    125
    1.06
    77
    50. Anemia
    0.45
    87
    0.24
    98
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Latvia LATVIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    37,876
    17.93
    9,688
    36.45
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23,536
    11.14
    262
    0.99
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,431
    9.67
    1,015
    3.82
    4. Lung Disease
    13,408
    6.35
    352
    1.32
    5. Stroke
    12,693
    6.01
    5,084
    19.13
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,463
    4.48
    808
    3.04
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,834
    3.23
    516
    1.94
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,391
    3.03
    438
    1.65
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,785
    2.74
    459
    1.73
    10. Falls
    5,125
    2.43
    200
    0.75
    11. Lymphomas
    4,822
    2.28
    229
    0.86
    12. Prostate Cancer
    4,524
    2.14
    450
    1.69
    13. Suicide
    4,407
    2.09
    427
    1.61
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    4,283
    2.03
    383
    1.44
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,770
    1.78
    354
    1.33
    16. Liver Disease
    3,288
    1.56
    393
    1.48
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,181
    1.51
    49
    0.18
    18. Leukemia
    2,948
    1.40
    216
    0.81
    19. Other Injuries
    2,468
    1.17
    208
    0.78
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,428
    1.15
    47
    0.18
    21. Liver Cancer
    2,403
    1.14
    142
    0.53
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,358
    1.12
    251
    0.94
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,204
    1.04
    523
    1.97
    24. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,160
    1.02
    4
    0.02
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,100
    0.99
    195
    0.73
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,072
    0.98
    134
    0.50
    27. Ovary Cancer
    1,717
    0.81
    183
    0.69
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,606
    0.76
    150
    0.56
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,535
    0.73
    102
    0.38
    30. Drug Use
    1,525
    0.72
    75
    0.28
    31. Hypertension
    1,467
    0.69
    568
    2.14
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,455
    0.69
    789
    2.97
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,331
    0.63
    204
    0.77
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,102
    0.52
    59
    0.22
    35. Uterin Cancer
    981
    0.46
    142
    0.53
    36. Alcohol
    899
    0.43
    216
    0.81
    37. Violence
    632
    0.30
    132
    0.50
    38. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.27
    136
    0.51
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    533
    0.25
    25
    0.09
    40. Low Birth Weight
    494
    0.23
    19
    0.07
    41. Skin Disease
    444
    0.21
    62
    0.23
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.20
    49
    0.18
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    398
    0.19
    149
    0.56
    44. Epilepsy
    329
    0.16
    40
    0.15
    45. Anemia
    326
    0.15
    12
    0.05
    46. HIV/AIDS
    323
    0.15
    93
    0.35
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    288
    0.14
    21
    0.08
    48. Drownings
    288
    0.14
    158
    0.59
    49. Asthma
    259
    0.12
    43
    0.16
    50. Fires
    218
    0.10
    125
    0.47
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Latvia LATVIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    25.54
    32
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    19.40
    66
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    28.65
    31
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    18.04
    15
    5. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    5.85
    70
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    9.18
    10
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    8.04
    8
    8. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
    5.43
    12
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    3.62
    144
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    5.40
    8
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    12.82
    29
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    3.72
    56
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    6.27
    7
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    3.55
    16
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    5.83
    29
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
    6.01
    116
    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.