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Costa Rica
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 Macedonia 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 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 Costa Rica and India 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.

India
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 Macedonia 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 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
Costa Rica Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
           
    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
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
     
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2016
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
     
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
    Age 5
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
    Age 10
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
    Age 15
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
    Age 20
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
    Age 25
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
    Age 30
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
    Age 35
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
    Age 40
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
    Age 50
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
    Age 55
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
    Age 60
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.38
    155
    146.11
    56
    2. Stroke
    29.79
    164
    71.48
    114
    3. Prostate Cancer
    21.69
    59
    3.10
    172
    4. Lung Disease
    20.42
    107
    96.92
    4
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.37
    131
    31.41
    84
    6. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    5.77
    86
    7. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    13.71
    123
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.32
    109
    22.51
    67
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.81
    153
    64.03
    62
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.98
    108
    25.35
    39
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    5.10
    133
    12. Other Injuries
    10.46
    68
    11.00
    63
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9.96
    153
    14.57
    124
    14. Hypertension
    9.40
    117
    16.06
    70
    15. Violence
    8.82
    63
    4.45
    102
    16. Suicide
    7.34
    124
    16.05
    24
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.31
    113
    8.33
    95
    18. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    2.66
    147
    19. Liver Disease
    6.88
    148
    22.93
    63
    20. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    8.14
    109
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    12.46
    68
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    2.73
    168
    23. Other Neoplasms
    6.04
    11
    1.34
    146
    24. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    2.34
    143
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    1.54
    140
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.84
    112
    1.48
    181
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.65
    121
    23.62
    17
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.85
    120
    2.42
    154
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.52
    97
    5.22
    87
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    3.93
    103
    31. Drownings
    2.60
    109
    4.91
    77
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    0.94
    160
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.30
    110
    40.22
    37
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    0.43
    166
    35. Falls
    2.01
    170
    20.92
    3
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    8.69
    8
    37. Skin Disease
    1.91
    87
    1.13
    116
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    1.05
    151
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.62
    133
    5.79
    53
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    3.96
    52
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.44
    63
    0.42
    169
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.28
    132
    9.86
    57
    43. Epilepsy
    1.23
    132
    2.52
    62
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.08
    132
    43.10
    40
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.01
    132
    10.30
    5
    46. Alcohol
    0.97
    127
    0.70
    142
    47. Drug Use
    0.93
    113
    1.40
    85
    48. Asthma
    0.89
    150
    11.35
    55
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.82
    9
    2.10
    1
    50. Malnutrition
    0.65
    119
    4.98
    60
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,758
    19.49
    1.447m
    16.44
    2. Stroke
    1,546
    8.02
    694,258
    7.89
    3. Lung Disease
    1,059
    5.49
    896,779
    10.19
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    850
    4.41
    298,243
    3.39
    5. Stomach Cancer
    844
    4.38
    61,372
    0.70
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    719
    3.73
    278,383
    3.16
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    704
    3.65
    648,220
    7.37
    8. Kidney Disease
    619
    3.21
    257,862
    2.93
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    609
    3.16
    53,394
    0.61
    10. Other Injuries
    538
    2.79
    130,822
    1.49
    11. Prostate Cancer
    518
    2.69
    13,586
    0.15
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    517
    2.68
    126,731
    1.44
    13. Hypertension
    488
    2.53
    160,001
    1.82
    14. Violence
    440
    2.28
    52,987
    0.60
    15. Breast Cancer
    425
    2.20
    76,356
    0.87
    16. Suicide
    370
    1.92
    206,278
    2.34
    17. Lymphomas
    369
    1.91
    29,342
    0.33
    18. Liver Disease
    357
    1.85
    259,749
    2.95
    19. Lung Cancers
    352
    1.83
    84,904
    0.96
    20. Liver Cancer
    322
    1.67
    28,552
    0.32
    21. Other Neoplasms
    311
    1.61
    14,329
    0.16
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    294
    1.52
    116,118
    1.32
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    270
    1.40
    15,743
    0.18
    24. Leukemia
    268
    1.39
    27,756
    0.32
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    249
    1.29
    16,989
    0.19
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    195
    1.01
    26,223
    0.30
    27. Low Birth Weight
    183
    0.95
    329,864
    3.75
    28. HIV/AIDS
    179
    0.93
    67,170
    0.76
    29. Cervical Cancer
    178
    0.92
    68,906
    0.78
    30. Drownings
    129
    0.67
    63,004
    0.72
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    117
    0.61
    431,178
    4.90
    32. Skin Cancers
    110
    0.57
    4,359
    0.05
    33. Falls
    103
    0.53
    204,603
    2.32
    34. Oral Cancer
    100
    0.52
    94,354
    1.07
    35. Bladder Cancer
    98
    0.51
    10,510
    0.12
    36. Skin Disease
    98
    0.51
    11,153
    0.13
    37. Ovary Cancer
    90
    0.47
    21,684
    0.25
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    84
    0.44
    57,658
    0.66
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    77
    0.40
    41,255
    0.47
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    75
    0.39
    4,162
    0.05
    41. Uterin Cancer
    69
    0.36
    4,984
    0.06
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.32
    29,700
    0.34
    43. Tuberculosis
    55
    0.29
    470,641
    5.35
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    52
    0.27
    110,869
    1.26
    45. Birth Trauma
    50
    0.26
    137,726
    1.57
    46. Alcohol
    50
    0.26
    7,841
    0.09
    47. Drug Use
    47
    0.24
    17,132
    0.19
    48. Asthma
    46
    0.24
    110,369
    1.25
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    43
    0.22
    19,672
    0.22
    50. Malnutrition
    33
    0.17
    52,285
    0.59
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    21.69
    59
    3.10
    172
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    5.77
    86
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    13.71
    123
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    5.10
    133
    5. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    2.66
    147
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    8.14
    109
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    12.46
    68
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    2.73
    168
    9. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    2.34
    143
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    1.54
    140
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    3.93
    103
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    0.94
    160
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    0.43
    166
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    8.69
    8
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    1.05
    151
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    3.96
    52
    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.