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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
    72.38
    155
    129.92
    68
    2. Stroke
    29.79
    164
    123.07
    35
    3. Prostate Cancer
    21.69
    59
    22.32
    56
    4. Lung Disease
    20.42
    107
    26.93
    59
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.37
    131
    37.28
    64
    6. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    3.47
    140
    7. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    13.52
    127
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.32
    109
    31.94
    33
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.81
    153
    146.18
    13
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.98
    108
    19.80
    63
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    2.85
    173
    12. Other Injuries
    10.46
    68
    17.85
    25
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9.96
    153
    14.11
    127
    14. Hypertension
    9.40
    117
    12.65
    99
    15. Violence
    8.82
    63
    9.14
    56
    16. Suicide
    7.34
    124
    9.31
    103
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.31
    113
    15.02
    12
    18. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    2.99
    136
    19. Liver Disease
    6.88
    148
    39.28
    21
    20. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    1.82
    163
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    21.99
    24
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    12.66
    27
    23. Other Neoplasms
    6.04
    11
    4.20
    38
    24. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    0.54
    181
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    1.20
    150
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.84
    112
    4.69
    117
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.65
    121
    23.18
    18
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.85
    120
    9.19
    51
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.52
    97
    128.66
    14
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    2.79
    155
    31. Drownings
    2.60
    109
    8.71
    29
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    1.29
    130
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.30
    110
    57.58
    29
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    1.08
    116
    35. Falls
    2.01
    170
    13.34
    25
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    1.79
    137
    37. Skin Disease
    1.91
    87
    2.33
    76
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    1.58
    115
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.62
    133
    7.57
    31
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    0.56
    174
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.44
    63
    0.75
    126
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.28
    132
    26.71
    6
    43. Epilepsy
    1.23
    132
    4.12
    40
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.08
    132
    145.92
    3
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.01
    132
    3.98
    58
    46. Alcohol
    0.97
    127
    1.90
    77
    47. Drug Use
    0.93
    113
    2.20
    49
    48. Asthma
    0.89
    150
    15.60
    30
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.82
    9
    0.18
    116
    50. Malnutrition
    0.65
    119
    13.59
    30
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,758
    19.49
    969
    5.66
    2. Stroke
    1,546
    8.02
    977
    5.71
    3. Lung Disease
    1,059
    5.49
    208
    1.21
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    850
    4.41
    300
    1.75
    5. Stomach Cancer
    844
    4.38
    33
    0.19
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    719
    3.73
    495
    2.89
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    704
    3.65
    2,025
    11.83
    8. Kidney Disease
    619
    3.21
    209
    1.22
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    609
    3.16
    28
    0.16
    10. Other Injuries
    538
    2.79
    305
    1.78
    11. Prostate Cancer
    518
    2.69
    65
    0.38
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    517
    2.68
    88
    0.51
    13. Hypertension
    488
    2.53
    100
    0.58
    14. Violence
    440
    2.28
    169
    0.99
    15. Breast Cancer
    425
    2.20
    70
    0.41
    16. Suicide
    370
    1.92
    116
    0.68
    17. Lymphomas
    369
    1.91
    33
    0.19
    18. Liver Disease
    357
    1.85
    402
    2.35
    19. Lung Cancers
    352
    1.83
    15
    0.09
    20. Liver Cancer
    322
    1.67
    124
    0.72
    21. Other Neoplasms
    311
    1.61
    42
    0.25
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    294
    1.52
    431
    2.52
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    270
    1.40
    10
    0.06
    24. Leukemia
    268
    1.39
    7
    0.04
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    249
    1.29
    52
    0.30
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    195
    1.01
    161
    0.94
    27. Low Birth Weight
    183
    0.95
    756
    4.42
    28. HIV/AIDS
    179
    0.93
    1,860
    10.86
    29. Cervical Cancer
    178
    0.92
    103
    0.60
    30. Drownings
    129
    0.67
    177
    1.03
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    117
    0.61
    992
    5.79
    32. Skin Cancers
    110
    0.57
    9
    0.05
    33. Falls
    103
    0.53
    128
    0.75
    34. Oral Cancer
    100
    0.52
    16
    0.09
    35. Bladder Cancer
    98
    0.51
    13
    0.08
    36. Skin Disease
    98
    0.51
    22
    0.13
    37. Ovary Cancer
    90
    0.47
    15
    0.09
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    84
    0.44
    75
    0.44
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    77
    0.40
    5
    0.03
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    75
    0.39
    5
    0.03
    41. Uterin Cancer
    69
    0.36
    6
    0.04
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.32
    65
    0.38
    43. Tuberculosis
    55
    0.29
    1,403
    8.19
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    52
    0.27
    40
    0.23
    45. Birth Trauma
    50
    0.26
    871
    5.09
    46. Alcohol
    50
    0.26
    23
    0.13
    47. Drug Use
    47
    0.24
    31
    0.18
    48. Asthma
    46
    0.24
    147
    0.86
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    43
    0.22
    1
    0.01
    50. Malnutrition
    33
    0.17
    260
    1.52
    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
    21.69
    59
    22.32
    56
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    3.47
    140
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    13.52
    127
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    2.85
    173
    5. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    2.99
    136
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    1.82
    163
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    21.99
    24
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    12.66
    27
    9. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    0.54
    181
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    1.20
    150
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    2.79
    155
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    1.29
    130
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    1.08
    116
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    1.79
    137
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    1.58
    115
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    0.56
    174
    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.