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Croatia
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 Croatia and South Africa 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.

South Africa
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
Croatia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    63.7
    68.5
    66.0
    37
    37
    37
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    65.8
    72.3
    69.0
    37
    35
    37
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    66.4
    74.2
    70.2
    46
    37
    45
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    68.6
    75.9
    72.2
    48
    38
    41
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    71.1
    78.2
    74.7
    45
    36
    37
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    73.3
    79.8
    76.6
    44
    38
    37
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    75.0
    81.5
    78.3
    44
    34
    36
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    81.5
    44
    34
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    75.3
    81.8
    48
    36
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    75.5
    81.9
    50
    37
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    75.7
    82.0
    50
    38
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    75.9
    82.0
    53
    38
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    76.0
    82.1
    55
    39
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.2
    61
    39
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    76.6
    82.4
    66
    39
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    77.1
    82.7
    70
    40
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    77.9
    83.0
    69
    42
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    79.0
    83.6
    69
    48
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    80.5
    84.3
    68
    54
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    82.3
    85.3
    68
    58
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    84.4
    86.6
    71
    62
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.5
    68
    64
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    90.3
    91.1
    71
    64
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    149.56
    50
    114.02
    95
    2. Stroke
    76.19
    105
    93.76
    78
    3. Lung Cancers
    34.08
    8
    20.75
    57
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.40
    4
    10.45
    72
    5. Breast Cancer
    23.10
    23
    20.75
    51
    6. Prostate Cancer
    22.75
    52
    35.07
    21
    7. Lung Disease
    21.75
    97
    44.30
    16
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.33
    127
    86.02
    13
    9. Liver Disease
    13.19
    100
    12.56
    106
    10. Suicide
    12.19
    58
    12.13
    60
    11. Falls
    11.77
    38
    3.09
    137
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.77
    141
    13.28
    133
    13. Hypertension
    10.96
    108
    30.73
    23
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.65
    46
    4.69
    113
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    8.77
    18
    6.04
    51
    16. Kidney Disease
    8.62
    135
    25.47
    38
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.22
    136
    22.46
    68
    18. Lymphomas
    7.15
    34
    8.06
    15
    19. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.08
    177
    86.33
    46
    20. Ovary Cancer
    6.65
    21
    5.65
    48
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    83
    5.60
    87
    22. Bladder Cancer
    5.28
    11
    2.27
    77
    23. Leukemia
    5.14
    26
    3.76
    101
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.02
    105
    14.65
    12
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.67
    47
    3.92
    69
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.53
    22
    2.31
    82
    27. Skin Cancers
    4.21
    8
    4.48
    4
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    3.62
    20
    1.72
    52
    29. Other Injuries
    3.53
    172
    6.58
    114
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3.32
    138
    20.99
    32
    31. Alcohol
    3.27
    28
    1.39
    105
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.24
    161
    7.65
    106
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    84
    2.61
    95
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.36
    93
    10.53
    15
    35. Epilepsy
    2.18
    75
    8.73
    6
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.04
    117
    4.24
    72
    37. Drug Use
    2.00
    57
    1.61
    68
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.74
    96
    3.70
    62
    39. Drownings
    1.70
    133
    3.49
    97
    40. Schizophrenia
    1.32
    1
    0.46
    17
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    1.14
    173
    11.62
    36
    42. Low Birth Weight
    1.10
    175
    8.45
    82
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.03
    4
    0.15
    84
    44. Violence
    0.84
    171
    25.69
    14
    45. Asthma
    0.60
    171
    13.61
    38
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.59
    30
    0.95
    5
    47. Fires
    0.57
    150
    4.91
    45
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.51
    160
    4.92
    79
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.43
    150
    59.33
    24
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.41
    164
    29.47
    47
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    14,472
    30.12
    40,729
    8.12
    2. Stroke
    7,514
    15.64
    32,958
    6.57
    3. Lung Cancers
    2,837
    5.90
    7,881
    1.57
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,187
    4.55
    3,930
    0.78
    5. Lung Disease
    2,137
    4.45
    15,479
    3.09
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,674
    3.48
    31,831
    6.35
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,209
    2.52
    4,435
    0.88
    8. Falls
    1,162
    2.42
    1,171
    0.23
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,108
    2.31
    4,936
    0.98
    10. Hypertension
    1,092
    2.27
    10,994
    2.19
    11. Liver Disease
    981
    2.04
    5,084
    1.01
    12. Prostate Cancer
    870
    1.81
    4,151
    0.83
    13. Kidney Disease
    852
    1.77
    9,527
    1.90
    14. Stomach Cancer
    851
    1.77
    1,794
    0.36
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    767
    1.60
    2,256
    0.45
    16. Suicide
    740
    1.54
    5,854
    1.17
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    631
    1.31
    35,331
    7.04
    18. Lymphomas
    620
    1.29
    3,508
    0.70
    19. Bladder Cancer
    504
    1.05
    825
    0.16
    20. Liver Cancer
    497
    1.03
    2,217
    0.44
    21. Leukemia
    438
    0.91
    1,555
    0.31
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    391
    0.81
    11,632
    2.32
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    380
    0.79
    5,755
    1.15
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    370
    0.77
    583
    0.12
    25. Oral Cancer
    354
    0.74
    1,569
    0.31
    26. Skin Cancers
    348
    0.72
    1,659
    0.33
    27. Ovary Cancer
    318
    0.66
    1,332
    0.27
    28. Other Neoplasms
    279
    0.58
    1,041
    0.21
    29. Other Injuries
    266
    0.55
    3,235
    0.65
    30. Alcohol
    228
    0.47
    593
    0.12
    31. Uterin Cancer
    213
    0.44
    531
    0.11
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    191
    0.40
    3,992
    0.80
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    191
    0.40
    1,544
    0.31
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    169
    0.35
    1,438
    0.29
    35. Cervical Cancer
    156
    0.32
    5,054
    1.01
    36. Epilepsy
    136
    0.28
    3,982
    0.79
    37. Schizophrenia
    97
    0.20
    184
    0.04
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    97
    0.20
    4,379
    0.87
    39. Drownings
    96
    0.20
    1,775
    0.35
    40. Drug Use
    91
    0.19
    773
    0.15
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    73
    0.15
    62
    0.01
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    64
    0.13
    5,210
    1.04
    43. Asthma
    57
    0.12
    5,188
    1.03
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    55
    0.11
    351
    0.07
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41
    0.09
    12,761
    2.54
    46. Violence
    41
    0.09
    14,288
    2.85
    47. Fires
    40
    0.08
    2,256
    0.45
    48. Tuberculosis
    33
    0.07
    25,264
    5.04
    49. Low Birth Weight
    26
    0.05
    5,119
    1.02
    50. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.04
    152
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.08
    8
    20.75
    57
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.40
    4
    10.45
    72
    3. Breast Cancer
    23.10
    23
    20.75
    51
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.75
    52
    35.07
    21
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.65
    46
    4.69
    113
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    8.77
    18
    6.04
    51
    7. Lymphomas
    7.15
    34
    8.06
    15
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.65
    21
    5.65
    48
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.70
    83
    5.60
    87
    10. Bladder Cancer
    5.28
    11
    2.27
    77
    11. Leukemia
    5.14
    26
    3.76
    101
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.67
    47
    3.92
    69
    13. Uterin Cancer
    4.53
    22
    2.31
    82
    14. Skin Cancers
    4.21
    8
    4.48
    4
    15. Cervical Cancer
    3.32
    138
    20.99
    32
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.36
    93
    10.53
    15
    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.