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Colombia
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 Colombia and Brazil 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.

Brazil
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
Colombia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
     
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
    1970
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
     
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
    1980
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
     
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
    1990
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
     
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
    2000
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
     
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
    2010
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
     
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
    2016
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
     
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
    Age 5
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 10
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 15
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
    Age 20
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
    Age 25
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
    Age 35
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
    Age 40
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
    Age 45
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
    Age 55
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
    Age 60
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
    Age 65
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.23
    113
    79.33
    138
    2. Stroke
    41.97
    133
    51.38
    122
    3. Violence
    41.56
    5
    29.95
    10
    4. Lung Disease
    24.34
    80
    28.67
    61
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.72
    100
    42.68
    76
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.53
    72
    20.18
    77
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.33
    116
    30.34
    89
    8. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    62
    20.52
    63
    9. Breast Cancer
    17.30
    82
    15.78
    97
    10. Stomach Cancer
    17.16
    8
    8.47
    58
    11. Kidney Disease
    14.34
    97
    12.11
    114
    12. Lung Cancers
    14.19
    86
    13.93
    87
    13. Hypertension
    12.91
    86
    9.47
    110
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.98
    69
    7.90
    92
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.92
    70
    9.63
    81
    16. Other Neoplasms
    9.46
    2
    2.10
    119
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    8.15
    79
    7.49
    95
    18. HIV/AIDS
    8.10
    76
    6.57
    84
    19. Liver Disease
    7.23
    151
    11.55
    112
    20. Suicide
    7.00
    119
    6.14
    130
    21. Lymphomas
    6.93
    42
    4.64
    116
    22. Leukemia
    6.44
    5
    4.08
    76
    23. Low Birth Weight
    5.75
    102
    4.52
    120
    24. Liver Cancer
    5.71
    89
    5.01
    103
    25. Other Injuries
    5.51
    127
    6.40
    113
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.42
    50
    3.35
    138
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    5.06
    67
    4.91
    70
    28. Malnutrition
    4.67
    67
    3.72
    70
    29. Falls
    4.58
    101
    7.45
    66
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    4.27
    100
    7.54
    48
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.74
    134
    8.80
    36
    32. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.62
    168
    10.88
    148
    33. Tuberculosis
    3.24
    102
    2.67
    109
    34. Skin Disease
    3.06
    71
    2.48
    78
    35. Drownings
    2.94
    105
    2.78
    108
    36. Asthma
    2.63
    105
    1.33
    131
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.49
    36
    2.05
    62
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.28
    100
    4.85
    37
    39. Oral Cancer
    2.10
    135
    4.39
    59
    40. Epilepsy
    2.03
    74
    1.35
    112
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.86
    124
    1.69
    131
    42. Encephalitis
    1.83
    30
    1.80
    32
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.81
    114
    2.71
    98
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.68
    119
    2.33
    104
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.54
    129
    2.25
    87
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.39
    131
    1.83
    104
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1.28
    87
    0.61
    106
    48. Drug Use
    0.91
    111
    0.84
    120
    49. Meningitis
    0.89
    101
    0.83
    105
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    0.78
    11
    0.41
    17
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    49,825
    20.76
    171,979
    15.60
    2. Violence
    20,968
    8.74
    64,909
    5.89
    3. Stroke
    18,994
    7.91
    111,197
    10.09
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,748
    4.48
    92,498
    8.39
    5. Lung Disease
    10,728
    4.47
    61,886
    5.61
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,627
    4.43
    43,698
    3.96
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,732
    4.05
    65,381
    5.93
    8. Stomach Cancer
    7,980
    3.32
    18,235
    1.65
    9. Kidney Disease
    6,527
    2.72
    26,291
    2.38
    10. Lung Cancers
    6,471
    2.70
    29,854
    2.71
    11. Hypertension
    5,794
    2.41
    20,637
    1.87
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,062
    2.11
    20,793
    1.89
    13. Breast Cancer
    4,520
    1.88
    19,045
    1.73
    14. Other Neoplasms
    4,392
    1.83
    4,497
    0.41
    15. HIV/AIDS
    4,122
    1.72
    14,598
    1.32
    16. Prostate Cancer
    3,849
    1.60
    17,815
    1.62
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    3,519
    1.47
    13,180
    1.20
    18. Suicide
    3,486
    1.45
    13,467
    1.22
    19. Liver Disease
    3,393
    1.41
    25,305
    2.30
    20. Lymphomas
    3,246
    1.35
    9,946
    0.90
    21. Cervical Cancer
    3,100
    1.29
    9,355
    0.85
    22. Leukemia
    3,045
    1.27
    8,608
    0.78
    23. Other Injuries
    2,637
    1.10
    13,580
    1.23
    24. Liver Cancer
    2,611
    1.09
    10,780
    0.98
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2,419
    1.01
    7,638
    0.69
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    2,334
    0.97
    10,559
    0.96
    27. Falls
    2,165
    0.90
    16,340
    1.48
    28. Malnutrition
    2,083
    0.87
    8,036
    0.73
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    2,020
    0.84
    16,245
    1.47
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,731
    0.72
    18,989
    1.72
    31. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,615
    0.67
    24,200
    2.20
    32. Tuberculosis
    1,541
    0.64
    5,837
    0.53
    33. Drownings
    1,420
    0.59
    5,808
    0.53
    34. Ovary Cancer
    1,396
    0.58
    3,956
    0.36
    35. Skin Disease
    1,386
    0.58
    5,355
    0.49
    36. Asthma
    1,213
    0.51
    2,879
    0.26
    37. Skin Cancers
    1,152
    0.48
    4,484
    0.41
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,034
    0.43
    10,499
    0.95
    39. Epilepsy
    994
    0.41
    2,904
    0.26
    40. Oral Cancer
    970
    0.40
    9,560
    0.87
    41. Encephalitis
    854
    0.36
    3,832
    0.35
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    842
    0.35
    3,660
    0.33
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    808
    0.34
    5,596
    0.51
    44. Birth Trauma
    710
    0.30
    3,953
    0.36
    45. Bladder Cancer
    696
    0.29
    4,823
    0.44
    46. Maternal Conditions
    650
    0.27
    1,346
    0.12
    47. Drug Use
    450
    0.19
    1,841
    0.17
    48. Meningitis
    421
    0.18
    1,666
    0.15
    49. Uterin Cancer
    361
    0.15
    2,171
    0.20
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    342
    0.14
    884
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    62
    20.52
    63
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.30
    82
    15.78
    97
    3. Stomach Cancer
    17.16
    8
    8.47
    58
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.19
    86
    13.93
    87
    5. Cervical Cancer
    11.98
    69
    7.90
    92
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.92
    70
    9.63
    81
    7. Lymphomas
    6.93
    42
    4.64
    116
    8. Leukemia
    6.44
    5
    4.08
    76
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.71
    89
    5.01
    103
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.42
    50
    3.35
    138
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    5.06
    67
    4.91
    70
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.49
    36
    2.05
    62
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.28
    100
    4.85
    37
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.10
    135
    4.39
    59
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.54
    129
    2.25
    87
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.39
    131
    1.83
    104
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.