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Compare Cape Verde and Belgium 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.
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    Cape Verde Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Belgium BELGIUM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    50.7
    53.7
    52.2
    87
    87
    87
     
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
     
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
     
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
     
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
    2000
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
     
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
     
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
    2016
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
     
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Belgium BELGIUM
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
     
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
    Age 5
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
     
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 10
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
     
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 15
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
     
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 20
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
     
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 25
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
     
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 30
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
     
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
    Age 35
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
     
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
    Age 40
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
     
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
    Age 45
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
     
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
    Age 50
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
     
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
     
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
    Age 60
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
     
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
    Age 65
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
     
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
    Age 70
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
     
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
    Age 75
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
     
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
     
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
     
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Belgium BELGIUM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    140.48
    20
     
    28.25
    166
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.58
    84
     
    61.24
    168
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.78
    49
     
    24.22
    113
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.78
    68
     
    7.22
    169
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    56
     
    6.61
    148
    6. HIV/AIDS
    19.06
    54
     
    0.38
    140
    7. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    2.10
    154
    8. Lung Disease
    18.77
    122
     
    27.11
    58
    9. Kidney Disease
    18.71
    70
     
    8.78
    132
    10. Liver Disease
    18.19
    79
     
    7.88
    143
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.47
    94
     
    30.62
    27
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    4.18
    125
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    15.45
    98
    14. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    23.61
    20
    15. Suicide
    11.65
    67
     
    16.49
    22
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.87
    51
     
    3.23
    162
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    75
     
    1.15
    174
    18. Asthma
    8.73
    71
     
    0.69
    163
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.68
    70
     
    1.50
    131
    20. Tuberculosis
    8.10
    82
     
    0.33
    159
    21. Other Injuries
    8.08
    94
     
    8.71
    84
    22. Hypertension
    7.57
    134
     
    2.35
    179
    23. Violence
    5.96
    85
     
    0.97
    164
    24. Drownings
    4.78
    78
     
    0.53
    171
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    5.75
    46
    26. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    4.09
    127
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    14.70
    39
    28. Birth Trauma
    3.76
    81
     
    0.65
    151
    29. Meningitis
    3.54
    62
     
    0.30
    149
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.46
    149
     
    4.33
    127
    31. Falls
    3.20
    133
     
    6.89
    68
    32. Epilepsy
    2.76
    59
     
    1.83
    84
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.67
    146
     
    6.52
    79
    34. Drug Use
    2.41
    43
     
    1.87
    59
    35. Skin Disease
    2.25
    77
     
    1.26
    107
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
     
    1.10
    128
    37. Malnutrition
    2.04
    89
     
    0.87
    110
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.99
    115
     
    6.22
    9
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.96
    119
     
    0.99
    151
    40. Fires
    1.63
    93
     
    0.61
    146
    41. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    32.14
    11
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.35
    86
     
    0.08
    162
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    76
     
    4.49
    6
    44. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    6.42
    53
    45. Encephalitis
    0.91
    66
     
    0.22
    153
    46. Appendicitis
    0.87
    70
     
    0.05
    167
    47. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    4.34
    22
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    65
     
    0.13
    156
    49. Alcohol
    0.79
    136
     
    2.34
    57
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    2.55
    34
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Belgium BELGIUM
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    487
    19.05
     
    7,155
    7.87
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    424
    16.59
     
    15,206
    16.72
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    310
    12.13
     
    6,141
    6.75
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    122
    4.77
     
    1,778
    1.95
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    111
    4.34
     
    800
    0.88
    6. HIV/AIDS
    91
    3.56
     
    51
    0.06
    7. Kidney Disease
    67
    2.62
     
    2,285
    2.51
    8. Lung Disease
    64
    2.50
     
    6,746
    7.42
    9. Liver Disease
    63
    2.46
     
    1,435
    1.58
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    2.46
     
    303
    0.33
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    2.43
     
    8,239
    9.06
    12. Liver Cancer
    57
    2.23
     
    926
    1.02
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.19
     
    85
    0.09
    14. Suicide
    44
    1.72
     
    2,321
    2.55
    15. Cervical Cancer
    38
    1.49
     
    245
    0.27
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    1.45
     
    389
    0.43
    17. Other Injuries
    33
    1.29
     
    1,986
    2.18
    18. Asthma
    31
    1.21
     
    149
    0.16
    19. Violence
    31
    1.21
     
    119
    0.13
    20. Tuberculosis
    29
    1.13
     
    66
    0.07
    21. Breast Cancer
    29
    1.13
     
    2,700
    2.97
    22. Hypertension
    26
    1.02
     
    608
    0.67
    23. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.90
     
    48
    0.05
    24. Prostate Cancer
    22
    0.86
     
    1,685
    1.85
    25. Drownings
    21
    0.82
     
    70
    0.08
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.63
     
    917
    1.01
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    0.63
     
    3,456
    3.80
    28. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
     
    40
    0.04
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.51
     
    1,019
    1.12
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.47
     
    1,462
    1.61
    31. Epilepsy
    11
    0.43
     
    351
    0.39
    32. Falls
    11
    0.43
     
    1,604
    1.76
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.39
     
    696
    0.77
    34. Malnutrition
    9
    0.35
     
    227
    0.25
    35. Drug Use
    9
    0.35
     
    246
    0.27
    36. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.31
     
    8
    0.01
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    284
    0.31
    38. Skin Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    329
    0.36
    39. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
     
    1,543
    1.70
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.27
     
    241
    0.26
    41. Fires
    6
    0.23
     
    92
    0.10
    42. Lung Cancers
    5
    0.20
     
    6,954
    7.65
    43. Syphilis
    4
    0.16
     
    4
    0.00
    44. Encephalitis
    4
    0.16
     
    35
    0.04
    45. Lymphomas
    4
    0.16
     
    1,477
    1.62
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.16
     
    1,197
    1.32
    47. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.12
     
    25
    0.03
    48. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.12
     
    529
    0.58
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.12
     
    1,056
    1.16
    50. Alcohol
    3
    0.12
     
    385
    0.42
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Belgium BELGIUM
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    2.10
    154
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    4.18
    125
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    15.45
    98
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    23.61
    20
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    5.75
    46
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    4.09
    127
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    14.70
    39
    8. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    32.14
    11
    9. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    6.42
    53
    10. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    4.34
    22
    11. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    2.55
    34
    12. Uterin Cancer
    0.67
    173
     
    3.35
    42
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.33
    180
     
    4.04
    51
    14. Leukemia
    0.15
    182
     
    4.98
    30
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.13
    181
     
    7.67
    29
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.08
    183
     
    3.38
    78
     
     
     
    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.