WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
WorldHealthRankings

World Health Review

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 Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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
 
Choose Year
Play
Pause
    Mauritania Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    186.45
    37
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    1.46
    175
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.33
    97
    37.03
    25
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    26.83
    70
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    14.03
    120
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    93.67
    61
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    3.08
    170
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    20.20
    64
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    7.52
    110
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    34.30
    77
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    130.72
    16
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    3.26
    145
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    1.45
    155
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    33.79
    23
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    15.69
    28
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    33.71
    33
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    3.38
    135
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    9.19
    31
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    1.05
    178
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    24.28
    49
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    12.75
    28
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    1.97
    40
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    14.19
    29
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    10.92
    28
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    3.52
    140
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    0.78
    170
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.67
    113
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.18
    149
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    2.84
    59
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    29.04
    3
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    5.83
    80
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.95
    139
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    2.61
    96
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    1.78
    155
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    82.62
    24
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    10.66
    102
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    1.44
    109
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    18.43
    34
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    11.50
    36
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    0.15
    94
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    16.39
    25
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    4.92
    69
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    3.25
    31
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    1.18
    62
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    24.04
    46
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    3.71
    59
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    5.50
    18
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    4.50
    69
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    4.59
    43
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    9.19
    56
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    2,813
    9.79
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    414
    1.44
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    32
    0.11
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    410
    1.43
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    1,520
    5.29
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    74
    0.26
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    3,644
    12.68
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    569
    1.98
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    183
    0.64
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    273
    0.95
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    79
    0.27
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    32
    0.11
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    189
    0.66
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    114
    0.40
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    469
    1.63
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    736
    2.56
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    306
    1.07
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    28
    0.10
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    312
    1.09
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    36
    0.13
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    501
    1.74
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    34
    0.12
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    76
    0.26
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    1,061
    3.69
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
    17
    0.06
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    43
    0.15
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    2,468
    8.59
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    18
    0.06
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    172
    0.60
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    65
    0.23
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    121
    0.42
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    61
    0.21
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    37
    0.13
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    749
    2.61
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    13
    0.05
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    33
    0.11
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    210
    0.73
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    4
    0.01
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    471
    1.64
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    2,156
    7.50
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    113
    0.39
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    43
    0.15
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    68
    0.24
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    86
    0.30
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    2
    0.01
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    109
    0.38
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    194
    0.68
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    4
    0.01
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    804
    2.80
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    167
    0.58
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    1.46
    175
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    14.03
    120
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    3.08
    170
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    20.20
    64
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    3.26
    145
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    1.45
    155
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    3.38
    135
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    1.05
    178
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    12.75
    28
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    3.52
    140
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    0.78
    170
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.67
    113
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.18
    149
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.95
    139
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    1.78
    155
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    18.43
    34
    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.