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Costa Rica
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Costa Rica and Guinea-Bissau 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.

Guinea-Bissau
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Costa Rica Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    60.5
    63.3
    61.9
    56
    54
    56
     
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
    1970
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
     
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
    1980
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
     
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
    1990
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
     
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
    2000
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
     
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
    2010
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
     
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
    2016
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
     
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    Age 5
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    Age 10
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    Age 15
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    Age 20
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    Age 25
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    Age 30
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    Age 35
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    Age 40
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    Age 50
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    Age 55
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    Age 60
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.04
    149
    178.04
    47
    2. Stroke
    28.83
    155
    117.75
    32
    3. Prostate Cancer
    22.07
    54
    33.83
    24
    4. Lung Disease
    20.54
    110
    34.80
    40
    5. Stomach Cancer
    16.41
    10
    3.84
    132
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.36
    129
    40.22
    52
    7. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    96
    14.98
    105
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.57
    105
    36.71
    25
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.19
    141
    135.67
    14
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.94
    116
    21.54
    64
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.75
    61
    3.22
    167
    12. Other Injuries
    10.30
    61
    13.26
    35
    13. Violence
    9.77
    51
    9.94
    49
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    9.45
    150
    24.42
    94
    15. Hypertension
    9.01
    114
    11.98
    93
    16. Suicide
    7.49
    111
    7.38
    112
    17. Lymphomas
    7.39
    31
    4.71
    114
    18. Liver Disease
    7.16
    153
    31.68
    30
    19. Cervical Cancer
    6.88
    107
    24.67
    17
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    6.87
    110
    12.99
    12
    21. Lung Cancers
    6.82
    124
    2.21
    161
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.24
    76
    14.55
    20
    23. Other Neoplasms
    6.15
    10
    4.63
    31
    24. Leukemia
    5.47
    14
    1.23
    170
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.22
    66
    1.78
    140
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.89
    105
    4.33
    122
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.49
    122
    23.77
    15
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.92
    110
    8.80
    33
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.74
    96
    153.72
    13
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.45
    131
    3.05
    151
    31. Drownings
    2.74
    110
    6.03
    49
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.60
    121
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.28
    103
    64.73
    32
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.24
    46
    1.56
    94
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.18
    132
    3.05
    95
    36. Falls
    2.07
    166
    14.93
    33
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.88
    98
    2.14
    89
    38. Skin Disease
    1.85
    96
    3.01
    72
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.61
    133
    8.07
    34
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    134
    1.15
    158
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.40
    152
    1.61
    140
    42. Epilepsy
    1.26
    118
    2.67
    48
    43. Alcohol
    1.14
    122
    1.10
    123
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.13
    132
    25.33
    5
    45. Tuberculosis
    1.10
    132
    157.41
    2
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.03
    131
    5.76
    28
    47. Asthma
    0.94
    148
    12.37
    38
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.83
    14
    0.22
    115
    49. Drug Use
    0.76
    126
    0.81
    122
    50. Encephalitis
    0.75
    95
    0.92
    78
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,060
    19.47
    1,022
    6.78
    2. Stroke
    1,674
    8.03
    743
    4.93
    3. Lung Disease
    1,230
    5.90
    208
    1.38
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    916
    4.39
    258
    1.71
    5. Stomach Cancer
    904
    4.34
    32
    0.21
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    750
    3.60
    476
    3.16
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    747
    3.58
    1,715
    11.37
    8. Kidney Disease
    675
    3.24
    170
    1.13
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    652
    3.13
    28
    0.19
    10. Other Injuries
    593
    2.84
    201
    1.33
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    575
    2.76
    90
    0.60
    12. Prostate Cancer
    568
    2.72
    69
    0.46
    13. Hypertension
    534
    2.56
    75
    0.50
    14. Violence
    497
    2.38
    167
    1.11
    15. Breast Cancer
    454
    2.18
    70
    0.46
    16. Lymphomas
    399
    1.91
    43
    0.29
    17. Suicide
    385
    1.85
    72
    0.48
    18. Liver Disease
    382
    1.83
    278
    1.84
    19. Lung Cancers
    375
    1.80
    18
    0.12
    20. Liver Cancer
    344
    1.65
    123
    0.82
    21. Other Neoplasms
    339
    1.63
    41
    0.27
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    287
    1.38
    14
    0.09
    23. Leukemia
    285
    1.37
    12
    0.08
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    275
    1.32
    401
    2.66
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    266
    1.28
    36
    0.24
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    209
    1.00
    143
    0.95
    27. HIV/AIDS
    194
    0.93
    2,018
    13.38
    28. Cervical Cancer
    194
    0.93
    102
    0.68
    29. Low Birth Weight
    176
    0.84
    783
    5.19
    30. Drownings
    137
    0.66
    104
    0.69
    31. Skin Cancers
    129
    0.62
    11
    0.07
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    128
    0.61
    882
    5.85
    33. Oral Cancer
    118
    0.57
    24
    0.16
    34. Falls
    111
    0.53
    103
    0.68
    35. Skin Disease
    108
    0.52
    23
    0.15
    36. Bladder Cancer
    107
    0.51
    15
    0.10
    37. Ovary Cancer
    96
    0.46
    15
    0.10
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    91
    0.44
    63
    0.42
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    83
    0.40
    9
    0.06
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    81
    0.39
    7
    0.05
    41. Uterin Cancer
    76
    0.36
    7
    0.05
    42. Epilepsy
    65
    0.31
    39
    0.26
    43. Alcohol
    60
    0.29
    9
    0.06
    44. Tuberculosis
    59
    0.28
    1,293
    8.57
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    56
    0.27
    44
    0.29
    46. Asthma
    51
    0.24
    91
    0.60
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    45
    0.22
    1
    0.01
    48. Birth Trauma
    44
    0.21
    835
    5.54
    49. Drug Use
    40
    0.19
    9
    0.06
    50. Encephalitis
    39
    0.19
    16
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.07
    54
    33.83
    24
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.41
    10
    3.84
    132
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    96
    14.98
    105
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.75
    61
    3.22
    167
    5. Lymphomas
    7.39
    31
    4.71
    114
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.88
    107
    24.67
    17
    7. Lung Cancers
    6.82
    124
    2.21
    161
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.24
    76
    14.55
    20
    9. Leukemia
    5.47
    14
    1.23
    170
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.22
    66
    1.78
    140
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.45
    131
    3.05
    151
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.60
    121
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.24
    46
    1.56
    94
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.18
    132
    3.05
    95
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.88
    98
    2.14
    89
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    134
    1.15
    158
    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.