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Compare Cape Verde and Nicaragua 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   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    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
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    55.2
    58.2
    56.7
    90
    93
    92
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    59.1
    63.0
    61.0
    98
    99
    97
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    62.7
    68.0
    65.3
    107
    106
    108
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    68.2
    71.4
    69.9
    79
    99
    95
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    70.6
    74.2
    72.5
    77
    99
    94
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    71.1
    75.0
    73.2
    85
    107
    95
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    75.0
    85
    107
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    72.8
    76.5
    80
    105
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    72.9
    76.5
    80
    106
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    73.0
    76.6
    82
    106
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    73.2
    76.7
    83
    106
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    73.5
    76.9
    85
    105
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    73.8
    77.1
    86
    106
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    74.0
    77.3
    88
    107
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    74.3
    77.5
    88
    107
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    74.7
    77.9
    90
    107
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    75.3
    78.3
    93
    107
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.9
    101
    108
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    77.2
    79.7
    106
    108
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    78.7
    80.8
    111
    109
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    80.6
    82.2
    115
    109
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    82.9
    84.1
    123
    115
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.6
    124
    119
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.7
    135
    124
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    140.48
    20
     
    49.89
    134
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.58
    84
     
    100.18
    117
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.78
    49
     
    24.91
    109
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.78
    68
     
    40.19
    55
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    56
     
    16.56
    96
    6. HIV/AIDS
    19.06
    54
     
    6.14
    83
    7. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    17.89
    42
    8. Lung Disease
    18.77
    122
     
    22.37
    91
    9. Kidney Disease
    18.71
    70
     
    66.77
    1
    10. Liver Disease
    18.19
    79
     
    33.31
    26
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.47
    94
     
    27.08
    35
    12. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    10.69
    34
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    20.50
    62
    14. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    10.45
    154
    15. Suicide
    11.65
    67
     
    9.78
    94
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.87
    51
     
    9.35
    74
    17. Low Birth Weight
    9.15
    75
     
    6.92
    94
    18. Asthma
    8.73
    71
     
    3.17
    103
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.68
    70
     
    5.32
    75
    20. Tuberculosis
    8.10
    82
     
    3.34
    101
    21. Other Injuries
    8.08
    94
     
    6.88
    110
    22. Hypertension
    7.57
    134
     
    13.83
    92
    23. Violence
    5.96
    85
     
    15.17
    23
    24. Drownings
    4.78
    78
     
    4.20
    86
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    2.14
    169
    26. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    10.92
    38
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    6.23
    114
    28. Birth Trauma
    3.76
    81
     
    2.99
    90
    29. Meningitis
    3.54
    62
     
    1.47
    85
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.46
    149
     
    2.97
    157
    31. Falls
    3.20
    133
     
    5.70
    84
    32. Epilepsy
    2.76
    59
     
    1.79
    89
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.67
    146
     
    3.17
    133
    34. Drug Use
    2.41
    43
     
    0.60
    147
    35. Skin Disease
    2.25
    77
     
    1.16
    115
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
     
    0.87
    141
    37. Malnutrition
    2.04
    89
     
    4.24
    69
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.99
    115
     
    1.37
    145
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.96
    119
     
    2.97
    93
    40. Fires
    1.63
    93
     
    0.75
    134
    41. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    7.21
    119
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.35
    86
     
    2.61
    69
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.21
    76
     
    1.10
    89
    44. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    2.70
    144
    45. Encephalitis
    0.91
    66
     
    0.71
    82
    46. Appendicitis
    0.87
    70
     
    0.87
    71
    47. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    0.63
    173
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    65
     
    0.33
    110
    49. Alcohol
    0.79
    136
     
    8.70
    5
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    487
    19.05
     
    2,095
    7.71
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    424
    16.59
     
    4,185
    15.39
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    310
    12.13
     
    1,251
    4.60
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    122
    4.77
     
    1,699
    6.25
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    111
    4.34
     
    907
    3.34
    6. HIV/AIDS
    91
    3.56
     
    346
    1.27
    7. Kidney Disease
    67
    2.62
     
    2,948
    10.84
    8. Lung Disease
    64
    2.50
     
    922
    3.39
    9. Liver Disease
    63
    2.46
     
    1,541
    5.67
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    63
    2.46
     
    629
    2.31
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    2.43
     
    1,097
    4.04
    12. Liver Cancer
    57
    2.23
     
    459
    1.69
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.19
     
    473
    1.74
    14. Suicide
    44
    1.72
     
    577
    2.12
    15. Cervical Cancer
    38
    1.49
     
    450
    1.66
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    1.45
     
    315
    1.16
    17. Other Injuries
    33
    1.29
     
    375
    1.38
    18. Asthma
    31
    1.21
     
    145
    0.53
    19. Violence
    31
    1.21
     
    914
    3.36
    20. Tuberculosis
    29
    1.13
     
    152
    0.56
    21. Breast Cancer
    29
    1.13
     
    255
    0.94
    22. Hypertension
    26
    1.02
     
    572
    2.10
    23. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.90
     
    205
    0.75
    24. Prostate Cancer
    22
    0.86
     
    364
    1.34
    25. Drownings
    21
    0.82
     
    244
    0.90
    26. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.63
     
    469
    1.73
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    0.63
     
    269
    0.99
    28. Meningitis
    15
    0.59
     
    86
    0.32
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    13
    0.51
     
    142
    0.52
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    12
    0.47
     
    163
    0.60
    31. Epilepsy
    11
    0.43
     
    99
    0.36
    32. Falls
    11
    0.43
     
    256
    0.94
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.39
     
    53
    0.19
    34. Malnutrition
    9
    0.35
     
    223
    0.82
    35. Drug Use
    9
    0.35
     
    33
    0.12
    36. Maternal Conditions
    8
    0.31
     
    167
    0.61
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    42
    0.15
    38. Skin Disease
    8
    0.31
     
    53
    0.19
    39. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.27
     
    66
    0.24
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.27
     
    127
    0.47
    41. Fires
    6
    0.23
     
    38
    0.14
    42. Lung Cancers
    5
    0.20
     
    307
    1.13
    43. Syphilis
    4
    0.16
     
    69
    0.25
    44. Encephalitis
    4
    0.16
     
    43
    0.16
    45. Lymphomas
    4
    0.16
     
    123
    0.45
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.16
     
    45
    0.17
    47. Hepatitis B
    3
    0.12
     
    16
    0.06
    48. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.12
     
    54
    0.20
    49. Bladder Cancer
    3
    0.12
     
    27
    0.10
    50. Alcohol
    3
    0.12
     
    432
    1.59
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cape Verde CAPE VERDE   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.85
    37
     
    17.89
    42
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.79
    18
     
    10.69
    34
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.57
    97
     
    20.50
    62
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.55
    126
     
    10.45
    154
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.75
    80
     
    2.14
    169
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.73
    111
     
    10.92
    38
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.32
    145
     
    6.23
    114
    8. Lung Cancers
    1.39
    174
     
    7.21
    119
    9. Lymphomas
    0.97
    182
     
    2.70
    144
    10. Bladder Cancer
    0.81
    165
     
    0.63
    173
    11. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    1.25
    101
    12. Uterin Cancer
    0.67
    173
     
    0.85
    164
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.33
    180
     
    0.81
    160
    14. Leukemia
    0.15
    182
     
    3.91
    92
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.13
    181
     
    4.08
    82
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.08
    183
     
    0.90
    175
     
     
     
    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.