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Compare Colombia and Panama 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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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Panama PANAMA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
     
    59.9
    62.0
    60.9
    58
    61
    60
    1970
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
     
    64.2
    67.0
    65.6
    52
    60
    57
    1980
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
     
    67.8
    72.4
    70.1
    37
    54
    47
    1990
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
     
    69.8
    75.2
    72.5
    40
    46
    39
    2000
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
     
    73.2
    78.4
    75.7
    33
    34
    34
    2010
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
     
    73.5
    79.8
    76.5
    43
    37
    38
    2016
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
     
    75.0
    81.2
    78.0
    42
    36
    38
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Panama PANAMA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
     
    75.0
    81.2
    42
    36
    Age 5
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
     
    76.4
    82.4
    40
    32
    Age 10
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
     
    76.5
    82.5
    39
    32
    Age 15
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
     
    76.7
    82.7
    39
    31
    Age 20
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
     
    77.2
    82.8
    38
    31
    Age 25
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
     
    77.8
    83.0
    35
    31
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
     
    78.4
    83.2
    34
    31
    Age 35
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
     
    79.0
    83.5
    31
    31
    Age 40
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
     
    79.5
    83.7
    29
    29
    Age 45
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
     
    80.0
    84.0
    27
    28
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
     
    80.6
    84.5
    26
    26
    Age 55
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
     
    81.4
    85.0
    23
    22
    Age 60
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
     
    82.3
    85.6
    22
    19
    Age 65
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
     
    83.6
    86.5
    17
    18
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
     
    85.3
    87.7
    9
    13
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
     
    87.2
    88.9
    5
    9
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
     
    89.5
    90.6
    2
    5
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
     
    92.3
    93.0
    2
    5
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Panama PANAMA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    97.29
    120
     
    72.53
    154
    2. Violence
    47.07
    5
     
    18.62
    20
    3. Stroke
    38.03
    150
     
    43.56
    145
    4. Lung Disease
    36.30
    30
     
    24.25
    76
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.91
    129
     
    24.46
    111
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.49
    117
     
    36.02
    67
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.82
    89
     
    10.84
    121
    8. Prostate Cancer
    17.13
    84
     
    23.26
    47
    9. Stomach Cancer
    15.25
    20
     
    10.89
    39
    10. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    116
     
    15.14
    113
    11. Kidney Disease
    12.59
    101
     
    16.85
    80
    12. Lung Cancers
    12.42
    94
     
    8.79
    104
    13. Hypertension
    11.19
    106
     
    9.14
    119
    14. Cervical Cancer
    10.69
    76
     
    10.09
    78
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.34
    79
     
    9.86
    75
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.60
    2
     
    4.05
    42
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    8.00
    99
     
    9.30
    76
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.28
    79
     
    16.48
    59
    19. Suicide
    6.00
    137
     
    5.55
    143
    20. Low Birth Weight
    5.93
    105
     
    5.70
    110
    21. Liver Disease
    5.85
    158
     
    9.25
    133
    22. Lymphomas
    5.66
    75
     
    4.71
    98
    23. Leukemia
    5.39
    13
     
    5.06
    29
    24. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    96
     
    4.46
    115
    25. Other Injuries
    4.76
    149
     
    3.96
    164
    26. Malnutrition
    4.75
    63
     
    3.59
    72
    27. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    84
     
    3.35
    133
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.32
    78
     
    3.77
    87
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    3.95
    118
     
    6.53
    77
    30. Falls
    3.62
    123
     
    4.61
    105
    31. Skin Disease
    3.30
    53
     
    3.11
    55
    32. Tuberculosis
    3.08
    104
     
    6.44
    87
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.03
    156
     
    6.09
    77
    34. Drownings
    2.45
    112
     
    4.19
    87
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.42
    177
     
    5.60
    161
    36. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    57
     
    1.03
    120
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    106
     
    1.45
    134
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    136
     
    1.72
    140
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.78
    121
     
    4.53
    79
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.73
    124
     
    0.71
    165
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.62
    124
     
    2.51
    104
    42. Epilepsy
    1.54
    105
     
    1.76
    92
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.35
    130
     
    1.08
    150
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    139
     
    3.15
    49
    45. Maternal Conditions
    1.16
    90
     
    1.72
    78
    46. Meningitis
    0.91
    104
     
    1.02
    102
    47. Drug Use
    0.81
    127
     
    0.79
    129
    48. Encephalitis
    0.77
    77
     
    0.44
    118
    49. Asthma
    0.76
    156
     
    2.09
    114
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.72
    18
     
    0.20
    106
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Panama PANAMA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    41,334
    19.36
     
    2,707
    15.73
    2. Violence
    23,530
    11.02
     
    733
    4.26
    3. Stroke
    16,244
    7.61
     
    1,631
    9.48
    4. Lung Disease
    14,996
    7.02
     
    912
    5.30
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,133
    4.28
     
    420
    2.44
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,958
    4.20
     
    938
    5.45
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    8,460
    3.96
     
    1,336
    7.76
    8. Stomach Cancer
    6,837
    3.20
     
    406
    2.36
    9. Lung Cancers
    5,477
    2.57
     
    324
    1.88
    10. Kidney Disease
    5,418
    2.54
     
    631
    3.67
    11. Hypertension
    4,648
    2.18
     
    341
    1.98
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,171
    1.95
     
    366
    2.13
    13. Other Neoplasms
    3,844
    1.80
     
    152
    0.88
    14. Breast Cancer
    3,752
    1.76
     
    292
    1.70
    15. HIV/AIDS
    3,643
    1.71
     
    641
    3.72
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    3,436
    1.61
     
    384
    2.23
    17. Prostate Cancer
    3,126
    1.46
     
    404
    2.35
    18. Suicide
    2,954
    1.38
     
    216
    1.26
    19. Cervical Cancer
    2,670
    1.25
     
    195
    1.13
    20. Liver Disease
    2,654
    1.24
     
    342
    1.99
    21. Lymphomas
    2,574
    1.21
     
    176
    1.02
    22. Low Birth Weight
    2,502
    1.17
     
    237
    1.38
    23. Leukemia
    2,488
    1.17
     
    195
    1.13
    24. Liver Cancer
    2,282
    1.07
     
    166
    0.96
    25. Other Injuries
    2,209
    1.03
     
    154
    0.89
    26. Malnutrition
    2,006
    0.94
     
    140
    0.81
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    1,920
    0.90
     
    139
    0.81
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    1,778
    0.83
     
    248
    1.44
    29. Falls
    1,651
    0.77
     
    175
    1.02
    30. Tuberculosis
    1,420
    0.67
     
    244
    1.42
    31. Skin Disease
    1,401
    0.66
     
    117
    0.68
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,349
    0.63
     
    230
    1.34
    33. Drownings
    1,178
    0.55
     
    163
    0.95
    34. Ovary Cancer
    1,140
    0.53
     
    65
    0.38
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    995
    0.47
     
    210
    1.22
    36. Skin Cancers
    933
    0.44
     
    39
    0.23
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    891
    0.42
     
    53
    0.31
    38. Oral Cancer
    801
    0.38
     
    64
    0.37
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    758
    0.36
     
    178
    1.03
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    741
    0.35
     
    26
    0.15
    41. Epilepsy
    734
    0.34
     
    67
    0.39
    42. Birth Trauma
    685
    0.32
     
    104
    0.60
    43. Maternal Conditions
    584
    0.27
     
    68
    0.40
    44. Bladder Cancer
    581
    0.27
     
    40
    0.23
    45. Meningitis
    418
    0.20
     
    40
    0.23
    46. Drug Use
    394
    0.18
     
    31
    0.18
    47. Encephalitis
    362
    0.17
     
    17
    0.10
    48. Asthma
    345
    0.16
     
    80
    0.46
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    322
    0.15
     
    8
    0.05
    50. Uterin Cancer
    305
    0.14
     
    61
    0.35
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Colombia COLOMBIA   Panama PANAMA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    17.13
    84
     
    23.26
    47
    2. Stomach Cancer
    15.25
    20
     
    10.89
    39
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    116
     
    15.14
    113
    4. Lung Cancers
    12.42
    94
     
    8.79
    104
    5. Cervical Cancer
    10.69
    76
     
    10.09
    78
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.34
    79
     
    9.86
    75
    7. Lymphomas
    5.66
    75
     
    4.71
    98
    8. Leukemia
    5.39
    13
     
    5.06
    29
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    96
     
    4.46
    115
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.56
    84
     
    3.35
    133
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.32
    78
     
    3.77
    87
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    57
     
    1.03
    120
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    106
     
    1.45
    134
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    136
     
    1.72
    140
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.35
    130
     
    1.08
    150
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    139
     
    3.15
    49
     
     
     
    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.