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Cuba
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 Cuba and Brazil 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.

Brazil
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
Cuba Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
     
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
    1970
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
     
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
    1980
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
     
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
    1990
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
     
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
    2000
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
     
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
    2010
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
     
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
    2016
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
     
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
    Age 5
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 10
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 15
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
    Age 20
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
    Age 25
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
    Age 30
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
    Age 35
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
    Age 40
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
    Age 45
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
    Age 50
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
    Age 55
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
    Age 60
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
    Age 65
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    91.77
    132
    79.33
    138
    2. Stroke
    42.28
    130
    51.38
    122
    3. Prostate Cancer
    30.27
    34
    20.52
    63
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.39
    16
    13.93
    87
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.06
    89
    42.68
    76
    6. Lung Disease
    22.59
    94
    28.67
    61
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.65
    117
    10.88
    148
    8. Breast Cancer
    15.99
    94
    15.78
    97
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.90
    51
    9.63
    81
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.09
    144
    30.34
    89
    11. Falls
    10.33
    47
    7.45
    66
    12. Suicide
    10.13
    75
    6.14
    130
    13. Hypertension
    9.14
    112
    9.47
    110
    14. Liver Disease
    9.09
    136
    11.55
    112
    15. Other Injuries
    8.03
    88
    6.40
    113
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.38
    147
    20.18
    77
    17. Uterin Cancer
    6.33
    5
    1.83
    104
    18. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    112
    7.90
    92
    19. Lymphomas
    5.99
    70
    4.64
    116
    20. Kidney Disease
    5.50
    160
    12.11
    114
    21. Violence
    5.21
    89
    29.95
    10
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.00
    104
    8.80
    36
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    109
    8.47
    58
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.67
    42
    4.85
    37
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    72
    4.91
    70
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.49
    51
    4.39
    59
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.11
    148
    7.49
    95
    28. Liver Cancer
    4.09
    126
    5.01
    103
    29. Leukemia
    3.66
    104
    4.08
    76
    30. Other Neoplasms
    3.28
    68
    2.10
    119
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.23
    48
    2.25
    87
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.20
    143
    3.35
    138
    33. Alcohol
    3.12
    34
    4.20
    22
    34. HIV/AIDS
    2.99
    102
    6.57
    84
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    2.48
    78
    1.83
    119
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.35
    150
    7.54
    48
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    61
    2.05
    62
    38. Drownings
    2.03
    123
    2.78
    108
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.78
    127
    1.69
    131
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.59
    120
    2.71
    98
    41. Low Birth Weight
    1.54
    159
    4.52
    120
    42. Asthma
    1.52
    125
    1.33
    131
    43. Osteoarthritis
    1.24
    1
    0.15
    28
    44. Skin Disease
    1.10
    118
    2.48
    78
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.86
    141
    2.33
    104
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.81
    145
    1.04
    130
    47. Epilepsy
    0.77
    160
    1.35
    112
    48. Meningitis
    0.56
    128
    0.83
    105
    49. Appendicitis
    0.50
    91
    0.52
    89
    50. Encephalitis
    0.47
    139
    1.80
    32
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    20,223
    22.72
    171,979
    15.60
    2. Stroke
    9,286
    10.43
    111,197
    10.09
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,693
    7.52
    92,498
    8.39
    4. Lung Cancers
    5,616
    6.31
    29,854
    2.71
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5,210
    5.85
    24,200
    2.20
    6. Lung Disease
    4,875
    5.48
    61,886
    5.61
    7. Prostate Cancer
    3,067
    3.45
    17,815
    1.62
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,624
    2.95
    20,793
    1.89
    9. Falls
    2,496
    2.80
    16,340
    1.48
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,388
    2.68
    65,381
    5.93
    11. Hypertension
    1,937
    2.18
    20,637
    1.87
    12. Other Injuries
    1,790
    2.01
    13,580
    1.23
    13. Liver Disease
    1,596
    1.79
    25,305
    2.30
    14. Suicide
    1,596
    1.79
    13,467
    1.22
    15. Breast Cancer
    1,593
    1.79
    19,045
    1.73
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,101
    1.24
    26,291
    2.38
    17. Lymphomas
    1,044
    1.17
    9,946
    0.90
    18. Stomach Cancer
    946
    1.06
    18,235
    1.65
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    910
    1.02
    18,989
    1.72
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    881
    0.99
    10,559
    0.96
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    872
    0.98
    43,698
    3.96
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    863
    0.97
    10,499
    0.95
    23. Oral Cancer
    839
    0.94
    9,560
    0.87
    24. Liver Cancer
    791
    0.89
    10,780
    0.98
    25. Bladder Cancer
    675
    0.76
    4,823
    0.44
    26. Violence
    628
    0.71
    64,909
    5.89
    27. Leukemia
    607
    0.68
    8,608
    0.78
    28. Other Neoplasms
    596
    0.67
    4,497
    0.41
    29. Uterin Cancer
    595
    0.67
    2,171
    0.20
    30. Cervical Cancer
    581
    0.65
    9,355
    0.85
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    543
    0.61
    3,974
    0.36
    32. Alcohol
    538
    0.60
    9,293
    0.84
    33. Skin Cancers
    457
    0.51
    4,484
    0.41
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    436
    0.49
    13,180
    1.20
    35. HIV/AIDS
    384
    0.43
    14,598
    1.32
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    369
    0.41
    3,660
    0.33
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    356
    0.40
    16,245
    1.47
    38. Osteoarthritis
    335
    0.38
    315
    0.03
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    305
    0.34
    5,596
    0.51
    40. Ovary Cancer
    297
    0.33
    3,956
    0.36
    41. Asthma
    272
    0.31
    2,879
    0.26
    42. Drownings
    237
    0.27
    5,808
    0.53
    43. Skin Disease
    211
    0.24
    5,355
    0.49
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    133
    0.15
    2,259
    0.20
    45. Low Birth Weight
    111
    0.12
    7,638
    0.69
    46. Epilepsy
    107
    0.12
    2,904
    0.26
    47. Appendicitis
    89
    0.10
    1,118
    0.10
    48. Meningitis
    80
    0.09
    1,666
    0.15
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    70
    0.08
    574
    0.05
    50. Birth Trauma
    67
    0.08
    3,953
    0.36
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cuba CUBA   Brazil BRAZIL
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    30.27
    34
    20.52
    63
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.39
    16
    13.93
    87
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.99
    94
    15.78
    97
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.90
    51
    9.63
    81
    5. Uterin Cancer
    6.33
    5
    1.83
    104
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    112
    7.90
    92
    7. Lymphomas
    5.99
    70
    4.64
    116
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.88
    109
    8.47
    58
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.67
    42
    4.85
    37
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    72
    4.91
    70
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.49
    51
    4.39
    59
    12. Liver Cancer
    4.09
    126
    5.01
    103
    13. Leukemia
    3.66
    104
    4.08
    76
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.23
    48
    2.25
    87
    15. Ovary Cancer
    3.20
    143
    3.35
    138
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.10
    61
    2.05
    62
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.