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Compare Cyprus and Mauritania 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   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    69.5
    72.5
    71.0
    8
    34
    20
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    72.6
    76.7
    74.6
    3
    16
    8
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    74.1
    78.6
    76.3
    7
    18
    14
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    76.0
    80.2
    78.1
    9
    22
    16
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    77.4
    81.7
    79.5
    22
    28
    27
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    78.4
    83.1
    80.7
    27
    28
    28
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.4
    83.1
    27
    28
     
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    78.6
    83.3
    28
    28
     
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    78.7
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    78.8
    83.5
    28
    28
     
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    78.9
    83.5
    29
    28
     
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    79.1
    83.6
    29
    29
     
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    79.2
    83.7
    30
    31
     
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    79.5
    83.8
    30
    31
     
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.0
    33
    31
     
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    80.3
    84.2
    35
    32
     
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    81.0
    84.7
    39
    35
     
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    81.9
    85.2
    44
    36
     
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.9
    49
    46
     
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    84.8
    86.7
    62
    60
     
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.1
    76
    74
     
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.7
    89
    79
     
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.18
    127
     
    126.70
    76
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.54
    79
     
    50.44
    38
    3. Stroke
    31.85
    159
     
    112.30
    55
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    1.41
    173
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    13.70
    124
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    17.47
    79
    7. Lung Disease
    17.85
    132
     
    19.71
    111
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.33
    126
     
    18.12
    87
    9. Kidney Disease
    11.92
    110
     
    20.00
    61
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    3.08
    167
    11. Hypertension
    8.96
    123
     
    10.60
    109
    12. Other Injuries
    8.35
    88
     
    15.25
    36
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.19
    174
     
    138.44
    18
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    7.57
    64
     
    8.29
    58
    15. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    2.72
    142
    16. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    3.21
    141
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    1.30
    148
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.65
    159
     
    29.67
    39
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    3.60
    138
    20. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    1.00
    172
    21. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    12.74
    25
    22. Liver Disease
    4.52
    166
     
    35.07
    25
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    1.58
    114
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.02
    45
     
    2.72
    90
    25. Suicide
    3.88
    160
     
    9.53
    96
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.58
    145
     
    4.86
    110
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    31
     
    1.15
    83
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.76
    170
     
    13.04
    30
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    1.09
    149
    30. Skin Disease
    2.49
    68
     
    3.09
    59
    31. Falls
    2.41
    157
     
    13.14
    26
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    18.59
    39
    33. Violence
    2.03
    142
     
    10.97
    41
    34. Asthma
    1.96
    119
     
    12.08
    49
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.77
    123
     
    53.80
    31
    36. Anemia
    1.62
    54
     
    1.76
    52
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.84
    134
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.48
    107
     
    3.42
    68
    39. Low Birth Weight
    1.17
    173
     
    31.60
    3
    40. Drug Use
    1.12
    99
     
    3.21
    31
    41. Drownings
    1.01
    152
     
    6.29
    54
    42. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    1.38
    159
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.85
    157
     
    4.97
    65
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    0.66
    172
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.64
    25
     
    0.19
    112
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    32
     
    0.14
    88
    47. Epilepsy
    0.46
    181
     
    3.52
    48
    48. Alcohol
    0.45
    156
     
    1.69
    90
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.39
    172
     
    15.91
    31
    50. Encephalitis
    0.29
    141
     
    1.82
    23
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,595
    23.93
     
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    600
    9.00
     
    888
    3.15
    3. Stroke
    589
    8.84
     
    1,966
    6.97
    4. Lung Cancers
    404
    6.06
     
    31
    0.11
    5. Lung Disease
    332
    4.98
     
    338
    1.20
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    269
    4.04
     
    268
    0.95
    7. Kidney Disease
    220
    3.30
     
    428
    1.52
    8. Breast Cancer
    198
    2.97
     
    175
    0.62
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    195
    2.93
     
    73
    0.26
    10. Prostate Cancer
    168
    2.52
     
    110
    0.39
    11. Hypertension
    168
    2.52
     
    188
    0.67
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    148
    2.22
     
    3,769
    13.37
    13. Other Injuries
    147
    2.21
     
    547
    1.94
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    131
    1.97
     
    287
    1.02
    15. Lymphomas
    114
    1.71
     
    69
    0.24
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    103
    1.55
     
    28
    0.10
    17. Stomach Cancer
    96
    1.44
     
    78
    0.28
    18. Leukemia
    95
    1.43
     
    27
    0.10
    19. Liver Cancer
    83
    1.25
     
    309
    1.10
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    76
    1.14
     
    983
    3.49
    21. Liver Disease
    75
    1.13
     
    771
    2.73
    22. Bladder Cancer
    73
    1.10
     
    32
    0.11
    23. Other Neoplasms
    71
    1.07
     
    66
    0.23
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    59
    0.89
     
    113
    0.40
    25. Ovary Cancer
    56
    0.84
     
    40
    0.14
    26. Suicide
    54
    0.81
     
    240
    0.85
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    53
    0.80
     
    18
    0.06
    28. Skin Disease
    47
    0.71
     
    67
    0.24
    29. Falls
    42
    0.63
     
    281
    1.00
    30. Asthma
    37
    0.56
     
    239
    0.85
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    32
    0.48
     
    1,961
    6.96
    32. Anemia
    30
    0.45
     
    47
    0.17
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    29
    0.44
     
    753
    2.67
    34. Skin Cancers
    27
    0.41
     
    15
    0.05
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    27
    0.41
     
    70
    0.25
    36. Violence
    26
    0.39
     
    416
    1.48
    37. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.35
     
    11
    0.04
    38. Cervical Cancer
    20
    0.30
     
    213
    0.76
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    16
    0.24
     
    100
    0.35
    40. Oral Cancer
    15
    0.23
     
    30
    0.11
    41. Drug Use
    15
    0.23
     
    93
    0.33
    42. Drownings
    15
    0.23
     
    260
    0.92
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.18
     
    16
    0.06
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12
    0.18
     
    3
    0.01
    45. Low Birth Weight
    9
    0.14
     
    2,144
    7.60
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    9
    0.14
     
    3
    0.01
    47. Alcohol
    7
    0.11
     
    43
    0.15
    48. Epilepsy
    7
    0.11
     
    112
    0.40
    49. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.06
     
    833
    2.95
    50. Encephalitis
    4
    0.06
     
    69
    0.24
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    1.41
    173
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    13.70
    124
    3. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    17.47
    79
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    3.08
    167
    5. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    2.72
    142
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    3.21
    141
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    1.30
    148
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    3.60
    138
    9. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    1.00
    172
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    12.74
    25
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    1.58
    114
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    1.09
    149
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    18.59
    39
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.84
    134
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    1.38
    159
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    0.66
    172
     
     
     
    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.