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Cape Verde
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Cape Verde 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
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Cape Verde Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
           
    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
     
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
     
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
     
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
     
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
    2000
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
     
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
     
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
    2016
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
     
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    Age 5
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    Age 10
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    Age 15
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    Age 20
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    Age 25
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    Age 30
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    Age 35
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    Age 40
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    Age 45
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    Age 50
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    Age 60
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    Age 65
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    Age 70
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    Age 75
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    140.48
    20
    104.98
    62
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.58
    84
    206.28
    25
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.78
    49
    12.99
    154
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.78
    68
    11.88
    148
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    56
    8.85
    134
    6. HIV/AIDS
    19.06
    54
    4.73
    89
    7. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
    6.01
    116
    8. Lung Disease
    18.77
    122
    8.06
    181
    9. Kidney Disease
    18.71
    70
    7.79
    151
    10. Liver Disease
    18.19
    79
    13.92
    97
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.47
    94
    5.38
    162
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
    3.62
    144
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
    28.65
    31
    14. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
    19.40
    66
    15. Suicide
    11.65
    67
    17.74
    17
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.87
    51
    4.30
    144
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    75
    1.76
    159
    18. Asthma
    8.73
    71
    0.99
    145
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.68
    70
    0.13
    178
    20. Tuberculosis
    8.10
    82
    2.74
    107
    21. Other Injuries
    8.08
    94
    7.15
    105
    22. Hypertension
    7.57
    134
    12.15
    102
    23. Violence
    5.96
    85
    5.66
    87
    24. Drownings
    4.78
    78
    6.83
    50
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
    8.04
    8
    26. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
    12.82
    29
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
    18.04
    15
    28. Birth Trauma
    3.76
    81
    3.51
    83
    29. Meningitis
    3.54
    62
    0.30
    150
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.46
    149
    26.97
    5
    31. Falls
    3.20
    133
    6.26
    74
    32. Epilepsy
    2.76
    59
    1.72
    94
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.67
    146
    1.33
    171
    34. Drug Use
    2.41
    43
    3.32
    29
    35. Skin Disease
    2.25
    77
    1.48
    98
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
    1.16
    124
    37. Malnutrition
    2.04
    89
    0.05
    164
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.99
    115
    2.25
    111
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.96
    119
    3.54
    80
    40. Fires
    1.63
    93
    4.34
    51
    41. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
    25.54
    32
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.35
    86
    0.20
    137
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    76
    0.93
    98
    44. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
    5.85
    70
    45. Encephalitis
    0.91
    66
    0.67
    85
    46. Appendicitis
    0.87
    70
    0.09
    150
    47. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
    5.40
    8
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    65
    0.21
    136
    49. Alcohol
    0.79
    136
    8.27
    6
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
    3.55
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    487
    19.05
    5,084
    19.13
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    424
    16.59
    9,688
    36.45
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    310
    12.13
    438
    1.65
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    122
    4.77
    516
    1.94
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    111
    4.34
    195
    0.73
    6. HIV/AIDS
    91
    3.56
    93
    0.35
    7. Kidney Disease
    67
    2.62
    354
    1.33
    8. Lung Disease
    64
    2.50
    352
    1.32
    9. Liver Disease
    63
    2.46
    393
    1.48
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    2.46
    59
    0.22
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    2.43
    262
    0.99
    12. Liver Cancer
    57
    2.23
    142
    0.53
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.19
    19
    0.07
    14. Suicide
    44
    1.72
    427
    1.61
    15. Cervical Cancer
    38
    1.49
    136
    0.51
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    1.45
    4
    0.02
    17. Other Injuries
    33
    1.29
    208
    0.78
    18. Asthma
    31
    1.21
    43
    0.16
    19. Violence
    31
    1.21
    132
    0.50
    20. Tuberculosis
    29
    1.13
    79
    0.30
    21. Breast Cancer
    29
    1.13
    459
    1.73
    22. Hypertension
    26
    1.02
    568
    2.14
    23. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.90
    38
    0.14
    24. Prostate Cancer
    22
    0.86
    450
    1.69
    25. Drownings
    21
    0.82
    158
    0.59
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.63
    523
    1.97
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    0.63
    808
    3.04
    28. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
    10
    0.04
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.51
    789
    2.97
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.47
    49
    0.18
    31. Epilepsy
    11
    0.43
    40
    0.15
    32. Falls
    11
    0.43
    200
    0.75
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.39
    183
    0.69
    34. Malnutrition
    9
    0.35
    1
    0.00
    35. Drug Use
    9
    0.35
    75
    0.28
    36. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.31
    3
    0.01
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.31
    49
    0.18
    38. Skin Disease
    8
    0.31
    62
    0.23
    39. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
    102
    0.38
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.27
    149
    0.56
    41. Fires
    6
    0.23
    125
    0.47
    42. Lung Cancers
    5
    0.20
    1,015
    3.82
    43. Syphilis
    4
    0.16
    2
    0.01
    44. Encephalitis
    4
    0.16
    19
    0.07
    45. Lymphomas
    4
    0.16
    229
    0.86
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.16
    47
    0.18
    47. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.12
    5
    0.02
    48. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.12
    150
    0.56
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.12
    251
    0.94
    50. Alcohol
    3
    0.12
    216
    0.81
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Latvia LATVIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
    6.01
    116
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
    3.62
    144
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
    28.65
    31
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
    19.40
    66
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
    8.04
    8
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
    12.82
    29
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
    18.04
    15
    8. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
    25.54
    32
    9. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
    5.85
    70
    10. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
    5.40
    8
    11. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
    3.55
    16
    12. Uterin Cancer
    0.67
    173
    6.27
    7
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.33
    180
    3.72
    56
    14. Leukemia
    0.15
    182
    5.43
    12
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.13
    181
    9.18
    10
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.08
    183
    5.83
    29
    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.