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Compare Cyprus and Iraq 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
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Iraq IRAQ
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.0
    70.6
    68.8
    17
    30
    26
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    69.5
    72.5
    71.0
    8
    34
    20
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    72.6
    76.7
    74.6
    3
    16
    8
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    74.1
    78.6
    76.3
    7
    18
    14
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    76.0
    80.2
    78.1
    9
    22
    16
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    77.4
    81.7
    79.5
    22
    28
    27
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    78.4
    83.1
    80.7
    27
    28
    28
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.4
    83.1
    27
    28
     
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    78.6
    83.3
    28
    28
     
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    78.7
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    78.8
    83.5
    28
    28
     
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    78.9
    83.5
    29
    28
     
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    79.1
    83.6
    29
    29
     
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    79.2
    83.7
    30
    31
     
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    79.5
    83.8
    30
    31
     
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.0
    33
    31
     
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    80.3
    84.2
    35
    32
     
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    81.0
    84.7
    39
    35
     
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    81.9
    85.2
    44
    36
     
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.9
    49
    46
     
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    84.8
    86.7
    62
    60
     
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.1
    76
    74
     
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.7
    89
    79
     
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.18
    127
     
    215.95
    19
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.54
    79
     
    40.12
    56
    3. Stroke
    31.85
    159
     
    94.27
    76
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    14.15
    84
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    21.97
    32
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    7.02
    152
    7. Lung Disease
    17.85
    132
     
    8.56
    179
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.33
    126
     
    25.24
    40
    9. Kidney Disease
    11.92
    110
     
    26.26
    36
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    5.79
    121
    11. Hypertension
    8.96
    123
     
    13.14
    97
    12. Other Injuries
    8.35
    88
     
    5.76
    130
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.19
    174
     
    22.66
    122
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    7.57
    64
     
    4.41
    109
    15. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    8.32
    11
    16. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    4.12
    95
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    2.99
    101
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.65
    159
     
    22.34
    69
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    5.27
    100
    20. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    7.22
    2
    21. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    4.25
    122
    22. Liver Disease
    4.52
    166
     
    5.96
    155
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    7.39
    3
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.02
    45
     
    8.45
    3
    25. Suicide
    3.88
    160
     
    4.03
    158
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.58
    145
     
    8.20
    51
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    31
     
    0.28
    178
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.76
    170
     
    11.02
    46
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    0.59
    175
    30. Skin Disease
    2.49
    68
     
    0.80
    133
    31. Falls
    2.41
    157
     
    2.36
    159
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    1.62
    171
    33. Violence
    2.03
    142
     
    14.52
    26
    34. Asthma
    1.96
    119
     
    3.33
    101
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.77
    123
     
    5.35
    74
    36. Anemia
    1.62
    54
     
    0.06
    128
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.66
    148
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.48
    107
     
    2.99
    76
    39. Low Birth Weight
    1.17
    173
     
    12.90
    55
    40. Drug Use
    1.12
    99
     
    1.81
    63
    41. Drownings
    1.01
    152
     
    1.41
    142
    42. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    2.59
    99
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.85
    157
     
    0.89
    154
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    1.15
    147
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.64
    25
     
    0.04
    174
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    32
     
    0.09
    138
    47. Epilepsy
    0.46
    181
     
    0.92
    151
    48. Alcohol
    0.45
    156
     
    0.31
    168
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.39
    172
     
    8.31
    65
    50. Encephalitis
    0.29
    141
     
    1.30
    45
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,595
    23.93
     
    32,582
    18.50
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    600
    9.00
     
    6,382
    3.62
    3. Stroke
    589
    8.84
     
    14,315
    8.13
    4. Lung Cancers
    404
    6.06
     
    2,285
    1.30
    5. Lung Disease
    332
    4.98
     
    1,261
    0.72
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    269
    4.04
     
    3,441
    1.95
    7. Kidney Disease
    220
    3.30
     
    4,273
    2.43
    8. Breast Cancer
    198
    2.97
     
    2,173
    1.23
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    195
    2.93
     
    1,015
    0.58
    10. Prostate Cancer
    168
    2.52
     
    432
    0.25
    11. Hypertension
    168
    2.52
     
    1,993
    1.13
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    148
    2.22
     
    8,218
    4.67
    13. Other Injuries
    147
    2.21
     
    1,812
    1.03
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    131
    1.97
     
    1,066
    0.61
    15. Lymphomas
    114
    1.71
     
    1,598
    0.91
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    103
    1.55
     
    491
    0.28
    17. Stomach Cancer
    96
    1.44
     
    903
    0.51
    18. Leukemia
    95
    1.43
     
    1,737
    0.99
    19. Liver Cancer
    83
    1.25
     
    693
    0.39
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    76
    1.14
     
    6,476
    3.68
    21. Liver Disease
    75
    1.13
     
    1,124
    0.64
    22. Bladder Cancer
    73
    1.10
     
    1,125
    0.64
    23. Other Neoplasms
    71
    1.07
     
    1,589
    0.90
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    59
    0.89
     
    1,771
    1.01
    25. Ovary Cancer
    56
    0.84
     
    406
    0.23
    26. Suicide
    54
    0.81
     
    1,109
    0.63
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    53
    0.80
     
    41
    0.02
    28. Skin Disease
    47
    0.71
     
    181
    0.10
    29. Falls
    42
    0.63
     
    612
    0.35
    30. Asthma
    37
    0.56
     
    566
    0.32
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    32
    0.48
     
    2,524
    1.43
    32. Anemia
    30
    0.45
     
    20
    0.01
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    29
    0.44
     
    6,274
    3.56
    34. Skin Cancers
    27
    0.41
     
    114
    0.06
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    27
    0.41
     
    601
    0.34
    36. Violence
    26
    0.39
     
    4,624
    2.63
    37. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.35
     
    51
    0.03
    38. Cervical Cancer
    20
    0.30
     
    153
    0.09
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    16
    0.24
     
    146
    0.08
    40. Oral Cancer
    15
    0.23
     
    443
    0.25
    41. Drug Use
    15
    0.23
     
    457
    0.26
    42. Drownings
    15
    0.23
     
    568
    0.32
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.18
     
    190
    0.11
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12
    0.18
     
    8
    0.00
    45. Low Birth Weight
    9
    0.14
     
    8,339
    4.73
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    9
    0.14
     
    19
    0.01
    47. Alcohol
    7
    0.11
     
    67
    0.04
    48. Epilepsy
    7
    0.11
     
    294
    0.17
    49. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.06
     
    952
    0.54
    50. Encephalitis
    4
    0.06
     
    370
    0.21
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    14.15
    84
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    21.97
    32
    3. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    7.02
    152
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    5.79
    121
    5. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    8.32
    11
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    4.12
    95
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    2.99
    101
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    5.27
    100
    9. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    7.22
    2
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    4.25
    122
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    7.39
    3
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    0.59
    175
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    1.62
    171
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.66
    148
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    2.59
    99
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    1.15
    147
     
     
     
    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.