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China
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 China and Syria 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.

Syria
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
China Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
    106.07
    60
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
    256.78
    12
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
    11.71
    164
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    17.49
    71
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    5.16
    97
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
    42.39
    9
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    6.82
    73
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
    25.83
    54
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
    5.09
    153
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
    23.17
    118
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    1.26
    141
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
    8.27
    142
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
    12.62
    146
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
    12.22
    111
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    14.26
    47
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
    3.15
    168
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
    2.55
    150
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    26.98
    11
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
    0.95
    138
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
    6.03
    128
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    4.40
    76
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
    1.03
    151
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    6.86
    3
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
    4.55
    122
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    1.59
    172
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    11.63
    123
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
    5.20
    141
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
    2.00
    114
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
    0.81
    160
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
    4.96
    22
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
    12.37
    20
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    9.46
    5
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.38
    109
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
    0.16
    174
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.34
    125
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    6.58
    5
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    4.58
    83
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
    3.68
    123
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
    1.04
    106
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
    11.39
    54
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
    0.92
    86
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
    0.19
    153
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    0.55
    155
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
    0.66
    171
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
    2.85
    127
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
    3.89
    86
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
    0.27
    174
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
    1.10
    114
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
    1.08
    102
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
    0.08
    162
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.099m
    22.46
    11,025
    8.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.597m
    17.10
    26,377
    19.14
    3. Lung Disease
    1.012m
    10.83
    1,159
    0.84
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
    1,855
    1.35
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
    552
    0.40
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
    746
    0.54
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
    3,869
    2.81
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
    511
    0.37
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
    3,636
    2.64
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
    2,789
    2.02
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
    135
    0.10
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
    856
    0.62
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
    1,289
    0.94
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
    1,349
    0.98
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
    1,534
    1.11
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
    495
    0.36
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
    335
    0.24
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
    114
    0.08
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
    482
    0.35
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
    892
    0.65
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
    183
    0.13
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
    1,613
    1.17
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
    773
    0.56
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
    1,409
    1.02
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
    85
    0.06
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
    581
    0.42
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
    261
    0.19
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
    1,088
    0.79
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
    1,348
    0.98
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
    21
    0.02
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
    1,125
    0.82
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
    662
    0.48
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
    96
    0.07
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
    149
    0.11
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
    1,287
    0.93
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
    469
    0.34
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
    494
    0.36
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
    487
    0.35
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
    30
    0.02
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
    136
    0.10
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
    58
    0.04
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
    72
    0.05
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
    274
    0.20
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
    35
    0.03
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
    100
    0.07
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
    463
    0.34
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
    9
    0.01
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
    128
    0.09
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
    159
    0.12
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
    50
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Syria SYRIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    17.49
    71
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    5.16
    97
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    6.82
    73
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    1.26
    141
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    14.26
    47
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    26.98
    11
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    4.40
    76
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    6.86
    3
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    1.59
    172
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    11.63
    123
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    9.46
    5
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.38
    109
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.34
    125
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    6.58
    5
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    4.58
    83
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    0.55
    155
    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.