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Compare Croatia and Belgium 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
     
      Croatia CROATIA   Belgium BELGIUM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    63.7
    68.5
    66.0
    37
    37
    37
     
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
    1970
    65.8
    72.3
    69.0
    37
    35
    37
     
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
    1980
    66.4
    74.2
    70.2
    46
    37
    45
     
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
    1990
    68.6
    75.9
    72.2
    48
    38
    41
     
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
    2000
    71.1
    78.2
    74.7
    45
    36
    37
     
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
    2010
    73.3
    79.8
    76.6
    44
    38
    37
     
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
    2016
    75.0
    81.5
    78.3
    44
    34
    36
     
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Croatia CROATIA   Belgium BELGIUM
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    81.5
    44
    34
     
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
    Age 5
    75.3
    81.8
    48
    36
     
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 10
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
     
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 15
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
     
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 20
    75.5
    81.9
    50
    37
     
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 25
    75.7
    82.0
    50
    38
     
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 30
    75.9
    82.0
    53
    38
     
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
    Age 35
    76.0
    82.1
    55
    39
     
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.2
    61
    39
     
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
    Age 45
    76.6
    82.4
    66
    39
     
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
    Age 50
    77.1
    82.7
    70
    40
     
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
    Age 55
    77.9
    83.0
    69
    42
     
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
    Age 60
    79.0
    83.6
    69
    48
     
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
    Age 65
    80.5
    84.3
    68
    54
     
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
    Age 70
    82.3
    85.3
    68
    58
     
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
    Age 75
    84.4
    86.6
    71
    62
     
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.5
    68
    64
     
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
    Age 85
    90.3
    91.1
    71
    64
     
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Croatia CROATIA   Belgium BELGIUM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    149.56
    50
     
    61.24
    168
    2. Stroke
    76.19
    105
     
    28.25
    166
    3. Lung Cancers
    34.08
    8
     
    32.14
    11
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.40
    4
     
    14.70
    39
    5. Breast Cancer
    23.10
    23
     
    23.61
    20
    6. Prostate Cancer
    22.75
    52
     
    15.45
    98
    7. Lung Disease
    21.75
    97
     
    27.11
    58
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.33
    127
     
    7.22
    169
    9. Liver Disease
    13.19
    100
     
    7.88
    143
    10. Suicide
    12.19
    58
     
    16.49
    22
    11. Falls
    11.77
    38
     
    6.89
    68
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.77
    141
     
    30.62
    27
    13. Hypertension
    10.96
    108
     
    2.35
    179
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.65
    46
     
    4.09
    127
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    8.77
    18
     
    7.67
    29
    16. Kidney Disease
    8.62
    135
     
    8.78
    132
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.22
    136
     
    6.61
    148
    18. Lymphomas
    7.15
    34
     
    6.42
    53
    19. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.08
    177
     
    24.22
    113
    20. Ovary Cancer
    6.65
    21
     
    5.75
    46
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    83
     
    4.18
    125
    22. Bladder Cancer
    5.28
    11
     
    4.34
    22
    23. Leukemia
    5.14
    26
     
    4.98
    30
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.02
    105
     
    4.33
    127
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.67
    47
     
    3.38
    78
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.53
    22
     
    3.35
    42
    27. Skin Cancers
    4.21
    8
     
    2.55
    34
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    3.62
    20
     
    4.49
    6
    29. Other Injuries
    3.53
    172
     
    8.71
    84
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3.32
    138
     
    2.10
    154
    31. Alcohol
    3.27
    28
     
    2.34
    57
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.24
    161
     
    3.23
    162
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    84
     
    6.22
    9
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.36
    93
     
    4.04
    51
    35. Epilepsy
    2.18
    75
     
    1.83
    84
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.04
    117
     
    0.99
    151
    37. Drug Use
    2.00
    57
     
    1.87
    59
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.74
    96
     
    1.10
    128
    39. Drownings
    1.70
    133
     
    0.53
    171
    40. Schizophrenia
    1.32
    1
     
    0.17
    53
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    1.14
    173
     
    6.52
    79
    42. Low Birth Weight
    1.10
    175
     
    1.15
    174
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.03
    4
     
    0.77
    19
    44. Violence
    0.84
    171
     
    0.97
    164
    45. Asthma
    0.60
    171
     
    0.69
    163
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.59
    30
     
    0.26
    90
    47. Fires
    0.57
    150
     
    0.61
    146
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.51
    160
     
    0.65
    151
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.43
    150
     
    0.33
    159
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.41
    164
     
    1.50
    131
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Croatia CROATIA   Belgium BELGIUM
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,472
    30.12
     
    15,206
    16.72
    2. Stroke
    7,514
    15.64
     
    7,155
    7.87
    3. Lung Cancers
    2,837
    5.90
     
    6,954
    7.65
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,187
    4.55
     
    3,456
    3.80
    5. Lung Disease
    2,137
    4.45
     
    6,746
    7.42
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,674
    3.48
     
    1,778
    1.95
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,209
    2.52
     
    8,239
    9.06
    8. Falls
    1,162
    2.42
     
    1,604
    1.76
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,108
    2.31
     
    2,700
    2.97
    10. Hypertension
    1,092
    2.27
     
    608
    0.67
    11. Liver Disease
    981
    2.04
     
    1,435
    1.58
    12. Prostate Cancer
    870
    1.81
     
    1,685
    1.85
    13. Kidney Disease
    852
    1.77
     
    2,285
    2.51
    14. Stomach Cancer
    851
    1.77
     
    917
    1.01
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    767
    1.60
     
    1,749
    1.92
    16. Suicide
    740
    1.54
     
    2,321
    2.55
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    631
    1.31
     
    6,141
    6.75
    18. Lymphomas
    620
    1.29
     
    1,477
    1.62
    19. Bladder Cancer
    504
    1.05
     
    1,056
    1.16
    20. Liver Cancer
    497
    1.03
     
    926
    1.02
    21. Leukemia
    438
    0.91
     
    1,114
    1.22
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    391
    0.81
     
    800
    0.88
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    380
    0.79
     
    1,019
    1.12
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    370
    0.77
     
    1,197
    1.32
    25. Oral Cancer
    354
    0.74
     
    657
    0.72
    26. Skin Cancers
    348
    0.72
     
    529
    0.58
    27. Ovary Cancer
    318
    0.66
     
    696
    0.77
    28. Other Neoplasms
    279
    0.58
     
    1,543
    1.70
    29. Other Injuries
    266
    0.55
     
    1,986
    2.18
    30. Alcohol
    228
    0.47
     
    385
    0.42
    31. Uterin Cancer
    213
    0.44
     
    391
    0.43
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    191
    0.40
     
    849
    0.93
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    191
    0.40
     
    241
    0.26
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.35
     
    284
    0.31
    35. Cervical Cancer
    156
    0.32
     
    245
    0.27
    36. Epilepsy
    136
    0.28
     
    351
    0.39
    37. Schizophrenia
    97
    0.20
     
    36
    0.04
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    97
    0.20
     
    303
    0.33
    39. Drownings
    96
    0.20
     
    70
    0.08
    40. Drug Use
    91
    0.19
     
    246
    0.27
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    73
    0.15
     
    150
    0.16
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    64
    0.13
     
    1,462
    1.61
    43. Asthma
    57
    0.12
     
    149
    0.16
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    55
    0.11
     
    64
    0.07
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41
    0.09
     
    389
    0.43
    46. Violence
    41
    0.09
     
    119
    0.13
    47. Fires
    40
    0.08
     
    92
    0.10
    48. Tuberculosis
    33
    0.07
     
    66
    0.07
    49. Low Birth Weight
    26
    0.05
     
    85
    0.09
    50. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.04
     
    25
    0.03
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Croatia CROATIA   Belgium BELGIUM
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.08
    8
     
    32.14
    11
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.40
    4
     
    14.70
    39
    3. Breast Cancer
    23.10
    23
     
    23.61
    20
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.75
    52
     
    15.45
    98
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.65
    46
     
    4.09
    127
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    8.77
    18
     
    7.67
    29
    7. Lymphomas
    7.15
    34
     
    6.42
    53
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.65
    21
     
    5.75
    46
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    83
     
    4.18
    125
    10. Bladder Cancer
    5.28
    11
     
    4.34
    22
    11. Leukemia
    5.14
    26
     
    4.98
    30
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.67
    47
     
    3.38
    78
    13. Uterin Cancer
    4.53
    22
     
    3.35
    42
    14. Skin Cancers
    4.21
    8
     
    2.55
    34
    15. Cervical Cancer
    3.32
    138
     
    2.10
    154
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.36
    93
     
    4.04
    51
     
     
     
    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.