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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 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 Costa Rica and Libya 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.

Libya
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
Costa Rica Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
           
    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
     
    45.7
    48.2
    46.9
    107
    112
    108
    1970
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
     
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    115
    116
    115
    1980
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
     
    58.8
    62.2
    60.5
    100
    104
    102
    1990
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
     
    65.9
    70.6
    68.2
    77
    87
    88
    2000
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
     
    69.3
    72.7
    70.9
    68
    96
    84
    2010
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
     
    70.6
    75.3
    72.8
    79
    90
    87
    2016
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
     
    69.0
    75.0
    71.9
    102
    105
    104
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    69.0
    75.0
    102
    105
    Age 5
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    70.0
    76.0
    110
    111
    Age 10
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    70.3
    76.2
    107
    109
    Age 15
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    70.6
    76.4
    106
    108
    Age 20
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    71.0
    76.6
    105
    107
    Age 25
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    71.7
    76.9
    106
    106
    Age 30
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    72.3
    77.1
    104
    105
    Age 35
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    72.9
    77.4
    103
    106
    Age 40
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    73.4
    77.7
    104
    106
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    74.0
    78.0
    104
    106
    Age 50
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    74.7
    78.5
    108
    106
    Age 55
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    75.6
    79.1
    111
    107
    Age 60
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    76.8
    79.8
    116
    107
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    78.4
    80.9
    120
    107
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    80.4
    82.3
    124
    107
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    82.7
    84.1
    130
    112
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    85.6
    86.6
    135
    118
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    89.0
    89.7
    143
    123
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.38
    155
    191.96
    27
    2. Stroke
    29.79
    164
    88.80
    87
    3. Prostate Cancer
    21.69
    59
    11.44
    126
    4. Lung Disease
    20.42
    107
    22.09
    95
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    16.37
    131
    31.77
    82
    6. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    3.85
    131
    7. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    9.46
    161
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.32
    109
    27.75
    46
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.81
    153
    33.38
    91
    10. Kidney Disease
    11.98
    108
    36.40
    13
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    10.16
    74
    12. Other Injuries
    10.46
    68
    21.92
    11
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9.96
    153
    46.34
    7
    14. Hypertension
    9.40
    117
    9.81
    113
    15. Violence
    8.82
    63
    2.47
    132
    16. Suicide
    7.34
    124
    5.95
    140
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.31
    113
    8.65
    85
    18. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    6.18
    60
    19. Liver Disease
    6.88
    148
    17.72
    81
    20. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    17.65
    69
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    4.85
    127
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    5.70
    84
    23. Other Neoplasms
    6.04
    11
    4.64
    28
    24. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    4.45
    60
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    5.81
    56
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.84
    112
    7.84
    55
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.65
    121
    4.95
    117
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.85
    120
    4.69
    107
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.52
    97
    0.00
    175
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    3.99
    100
    31. Drownings
    2.60
    109
    2.42
    113
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    1.23
    137
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.30
    110
    1.63
    126
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    0.50
    160
    35. Falls
    2.01
    170
    4.84
    98
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    2.08
    127
    37. Skin Disease
    1.91
    87
    1.81
    90
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    4.29
    25
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.62
    133
    2.12
    114
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    1.14
    149
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.44
    63
    0.75
    124
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.28
    132
    1.91
    116
    43. Epilepsy
    1.23
    132
    1.52
    106
    44. Tuberculosis
    1.08
    132
    14.07
    64
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.01
    132
    1.37
    113
    46. Alcohol
    0.97
    127
    0.48
    152
    47. Drug Use
    0.93
    113
    1.40
    86
    48. Asthma
    0.89
    150
    5.74
    82
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.82
    9
    0.13
    142
    50. Malnutrition
    0.65
    119
    0.39
    126
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,758
    19.49
    7,443
    25.12
    2. Stroke
    1,546
    8.02
    3,417
    11.53
    3. Lung Disease
    1,059
    5.49
    835
    2.82
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    850
    4.41
    1,221
    4.12
    5. Stomach Cancer
    844
    4.38
    151
    0.51
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    719
    3.73
    1,590
    5.37
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    704
    3.65
    1,343
    4.53
    8. Kidney Disease
    619
    3.21
    1,443
    4.87
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    609
    3.16
    433
    1.46
    10. Other Injuries
    538
    2.79
    1,251
    4.22
    11. Prostate Cancer
    518
    2.69
    180
    0.61
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    517
    2.68
    1,605
    5.42
    13. Hypertension
    488
    2.53
    374
    1.26
    14. Violence
    440
    2.28
    156
    0.53
    15. Breast Cancer
    425
    2.20
    239
    0.81
    16. Suicide
    370
    1.92
    347
    1.17
    17. Lymphomas
    369
    1.91
    268
    0.90
    18. Liver Disease
    357
    1.85
    749
    2.53
    19. Lung Cancers
    352
    1.83
    716
    2.42
    20. Liver Cancer
    322
    1.67
    226
    0.76
    21. Other Neoplasms
    311
    1.61
    204
    0.69
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    294
    1.52
    589
    1.99
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    270
    1.40
    229
    0.77
    24. Leukemia
    268
    1.39
    210
    0.71
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    249
    1.29
    354
    1.19
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    195
    1.01
    213
    0.72
    27. Low Birth Weight
    183
    0.95
    363
    1.23
    28. HIV/AIDS
    179
    0.93
    0
    0.00
    29. Cervical Cancer
    178
    0.92
    109
    0.37
    30. Drownings
    129
    0.67
    147
    0.50
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    117
    0.61
    81
    0.27
    32. Skin Cancers
    110
    0.57
    20
    0.07
    33. Falls
    103
    0.53
    234
    0.79
    34. Oral Cancer
    100
    0.52
    92
    0.31
    35. Bladder Cancer
    98
    0.51
    158
    0.53
    36. Skin Disease
    98
    0.51
    69
    0.23
    37. Ovary Cancer
    90
    0.47
    89
    0.30
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    84
    0.44
    84
    0.28
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    77
    0.40
    44
    0.15
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    75
    0.39
    27
    0.09
    41. Uterin Cancer
    69
    0.36
    24
    0.08
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.32
    87
    0.29
    43. Tuberculosis
    55
    0.29
    642
    2.17
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    52
    0.27
    65
    0.22
    45. Birth Trauma
    50
    0.26
    140
    0.47
    46. Alcohol
    50
    0.26
    24
    0.08
    47. Drug Use
    47
    0.24
    71
    0.24
    48. Asthma
    46
    0.24
    236
    0.80
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    43
    0.22
    5
    0.02
    50. Malnutrition
    33
    0.17
    15
    0.05
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Costa Rica COSTA RICA   Libya LIBYA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    21.69
    59
    11.44
    126
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.27
    13
    3.85
    131
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.72
    105
    9.46
    161
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.73
    60
    10.16
    74
    5. Lymphomas
    7.15
    33
    6.18
    60
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.77
    124
    17.65
    69
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.62
    106
    4.85
    127
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.20
    73
    5.70
    84
    9. Leukemia
    5.33
    18
    4.45
    60
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.19
    66
    5.81
    56
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    132
    3.99
    100
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    71
    1.23
    137
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    56
    0.50
    160
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.94
    132
    2.08
    127
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    93
    4.29
    25
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    128
    1.14
    149
    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.