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Cape Verde
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cape Verde and Barbados 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.

Barbados
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
Cape Verde Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    50.7
    53.7
    52.2
    87
    87
    87
     
    62.2
    67.0
    64.5
    42
    42
    40
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
     
    66.2
    71.2
    68.7
    33
    41
    39
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
     
    69.6
    74.7
    72.1
    24
    31
    28
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
     
    72.0
    77.1
    74.5
    26
    29
    29
    2000
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
     
    70.9
    75.5
    73.3
    47
    60
    47
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
     
    72.3
    77.1
    74.7
    57
    69
    59
    2016
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
     
    73.1
    78.0
    75.6
    65
    77
    67
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
    73.1
    78.0
    65
    77
    Age 5
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
    74.0
    78.9
    66
    78
    Age 10
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
    74.1
    79.0
    67
    78
    Age 15
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
    74.2
    79.0
    68
    80
    Age 20
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
    74.4
    79.1
    68
    80
    Age 25
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
    74.6
    79.2
    69
    80
    Age 30
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
    74.8
    79.4
    71
    80
    Age 35
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
    75.1
    79.5
    79
    80
    Age 40
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
    75.4
    79.7
    78
    77
    Age 45
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
    75.8
    80.0
    79
    78
    Age 50
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
    76.3
    80.4
    82
    80
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
    77.0
    80.8
    82
    81
    Age 60
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
    78.1
    81.5
    82
    82
    Age 65
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
    79.4
    82.3
    88
    86
    Age 70
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
    81.2
    83.5
    94
    87
    Age 75
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
    83.4
    85.2
    102
    90
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
    86.0
    87.4
    110
    91
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
    89.3
    90.3
    119
    96
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    140.48
    20
    69.25
    116
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.58
    84
    75.26
    150
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.78
    49
    62.80
    63
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.78
    68
    59.51
    28
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    56
    5.09
    161
    6. HIV/AIDS
    19.06
    54
    11.46
    69
    7. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
    8.65
    86
    8. Lung Disease
    18.77
    122
    9.65
    175
    9. Kidney Disease
    18.71
    70
    14.32
    93
    10. Liver Disease
    18.19
    79
    5.73
    161
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.47
    94
    20.16
    70
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
    3.48
    147
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
    81.18
    3
    14. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
    35.64
    3
    15. Suicide
    11.65
    67
    0.28
    182
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.87
    51
    7.40
    110
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    75
    4.38
    125
    18. Asthma
    8.73
    71
    2.88
    109
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.68
    70
    1.43
    135
    20. Tuberculosis
    8.10
    82
    0.13
    176
    21. Other Injuries
    8.08
    94
    15.54
    35
    22. Hypertension
    7.57
    134
    14.79
    83
    23. Violence
    5.96
    85
    10.21
    48
    24. Drownings
    4.78
    78
    0.35
    180
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
    5.52
    52
    26. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
    5.52
    92
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
    24.86
    3
    28. Birth Trauma
    3.76
    81
    2.92
    92
    29. Meningitis
    3.54
    62
    1.13
    95
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.46
    149
    9.38
    39
    31. Falls
    3.20
    133
    1.59
    174
    32. Epilepsy
    2.76
    59
    2.41
    65
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.67
    146
    18.64
    12
    34. Drug Use
    2.41
    43
    0.28
    171
    35. Skin Disease
    2.25
    77
    3.19
    54
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
    0.22
    181
    37. Malnutrition
    2.04
    89
    0.69
    117
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.99
    115
    2.62
    94
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.96
    119
    2.98
    92
    40. Fires
    1.63
    93
    0.17
    178
    41. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
    7.95
    111
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.35
    86
    0.35
    120
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    76
    3.33
    27
    44. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
    9.25
    6
    45. Encephalitis
    0.91
    66
    0.49
    109
    46. Appendicitis
    0.87
    70
    0.08
    153
    47. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
    1.38
    128
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    65
    0.38
    98
    49. Alcohol
    0.79
    136
    1.03
    125
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
    0.35
    174
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    487
    19.05
    335
    12.52
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    424
    16.59
    362
    13.53
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    310
    12.13
    296
    11.06
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    122
    4.77
    288
    10.76
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    111
    4.34
    16
    0.60
    6. HIV/AIDS
    91
    3.56
    35
    1.31
    7. Kidney Disease
    67
    2.62
    65
    2.43
    8. Lung Disease
    64
    2.50
    47
    1.76
    9. Liver Disease
    63
    2.46
    24
    0.90
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    2.46
    18
    0.67
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    2.43
    103
    3.85
    12. Liver Cancer
    57
    2.23
    16
    0.60
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.19
    8
    0.30
    14. Suicide
    44
    1.72
    1
    0.04
    15. Cervical Cancer
    38
    1.49
    23
    0.86
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    1.45
    6
    0.22
    17. Other Injuries
    33
    1.29
    68
    2.54
    18. Asthma
    31
    1.21
    13
    0.49
    19. Violence
    31
    1.21
    29
    1.08
    20. Tuberculosis
    29
    1.13
    0
    0.00
    21. Breast Cancer
    29
    1.13
    87
    3.25
    22. Hypertension
    26
    1.02
    71
    2.65
    23. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.90
    6
    0.22
    24. Prostate Cancer
    22
    0.86
    167
    6.24
    25. Drownings
    21
    0.82
    1
    0.04
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.63
    26
    0.97
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    0.63
    117
    4.37
    28. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
    4
    0.15
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.51
    40
    1.49
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.47
    86
    3.21
    31. Epilepsy
    11
    0.43
    10
    0.37
    32. Falls
    11
    0.43
    7
    0.26
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.39
    14
    0.52
    34. Malnutrition
    9
    0.35
    2
    0.07
    35. Drug Use
    9
    0.35
    1
    0.04
    36. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.31
    1
    0.04
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.31
    1
    0.04
    38. Skin Disease
    8
    0.31
    15
    0.56
    39. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
    13
    0.49
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.27
    14
    0.52
    41. Fires
    6
    0.23
    1
    0.04
    42. Lung Cancers
    5
    0.20
    37
    1.38
    43. Syphilis
    4
    0.16
    1
    0.04
    44. Encephalitis
    4
    0.16
    2
    0.07
    45. Lymphomas
    4
    0.16
    43
    1.61
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.16
    17
    0.64
    47. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.12
    2
    0.07
    48. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.12
    2
    0.07
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.12
    7
    0.26
    50. Alcohol
    3
    0.12
    4
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Barbados BARBADOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
    8.65
    86
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
    3.48
    147
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
    81.18
    3
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
    35.64
    3
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
    5.52
    52
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
    5.52
    92
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
    24.86
    3
    8. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
    7.95
    111
    9. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
    9.25
    6
    10. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
    1.38
    128
    11. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
    0.35
    174
    12. Uterin Cancer
    0.67
    173
    8.93
    1
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.33
    180
    1.96
    108
    14. Leukemia
    0.15
    182
    4.27
    69
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.13
    181
    8.32
    22
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.08
    183
    2.91
    92
    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.