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Cyprus
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 Cyprus 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
Cyprus Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.0
    70.6
    68.8
    17
    30
    26
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    69.5
    72.5
    71.0
    8
    34
    20
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    72.6
    76.7
    74.6
    3
    16
    8
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    74.1
    78.6
    76.3
    7
    18
    14
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    76.0
    80.2
    78.1
    9
    22
    16
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    77.4
    81.7
    79.5
    22
    28
    27
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    78.4
    83.1
    80.7
    27
    28
    28
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.4
    83.1
    27
    28
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    78.6
    83.3
    28
    28
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    78.7
    83.4
    28
    28
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    78.8
    83.5
    28
    28
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    78.9
    83.5
    29
    28
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    79.1
    83.6
    29
    29
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    79.2
    83.7
    30
    31
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    79.5
    83.8
    30
    31
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.0
    33
    31
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    80.3
    84.2
    35
    32
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    81.0
    84.7
    39
    35
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    81.9
    85.2
    44
    36
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.9
    49
    46
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    84.8
    86.7
    62
    60
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.1
    76
    74
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.7
    89
    79
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    78.70
    140
    116.76
    101
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.11
    92
    97.16
    10
    3. Stroke
    27.77
    156
    85.07
    74
    4. Lung Disease
    20.79
    108
    46.11
    15
    5. Lung Cancers
    20.67
    54
    18.31
    67
    6. Prostate Cancer
    18.32
    74
    32.80
    27
    7. Breast Cancer
    18.12
    70
    16.95
    88
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    15.49
    139
    30.39
    57
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.76
    79
    8.33
    87
    10. Kidney Disease
    8.98
    142
    29.74
    33
    11. Hypertension
    8.19
    122
    33.64
    13
    12. Other Injuries
    8.14
    83
    8.13
    85
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    7.45
    50
    14.16
    18
    14. Lymphomas
    7.17
    35
    6.27
    61
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    6.50
    45
    4.89
    71
    16. Leukemia
    6.39
    7
    3.13
    120
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.04
    176
    86.08
    38
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.93
    36
    4.41
    93
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.50
    93
    3.76
    134
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.07
    156
    22.44
    68
    21. Bladder Cancer
    4.53
    18
    1.97
    95
    22. Suicide
    4.53
    150
    12.84
    46
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.40
    120
    4.79
    109
    24. Liver Disease
    4.37
    173
    13.36
    100
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.96
    54
    2.69
    94
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.96
    129
    12.75
    12
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.26
    47
    1.81
    106
    28. Cervical Cancer
    2.66
    147
    18.31
    36
    29. Skin Cancers
    2.52
    35
    3.72
    9
    30. Falls
    2.36
    156
    3.02
    142
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.29
    87
    2.22
    93
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.03
    107
    32.59
    49
    33. Encephalitis
    1.91
    26
    0.39
    158
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1.89
    182
    7.97
    85
    35. Drownings
    1.81
    130
    3.40
    97
    36. Asthma
    1.80
    121
    13.22
    33
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.76
    94
    3.67
    61
    38. Skin Disease
    1.75
    99
    4.52
    38
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.25
    176
    3.14
    92
    40. Violence
    1.22
    153
    34.29
    8
    41. Drug Use
    1.20
    84
    1.82
    53
    42. Anemia
    0.99
    21
    0.01
    174
    43. Low Birth Weight
    0.82
    179
    10.31
    68
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.72
    18
    0.90
    9
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.68
    178
    8.82
    20
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.67
    170
    4.46
    70
    47. Epilepsy
    0.49
    176
    9.67
    3
    48. Alcohol
    0.49
    148
    1.64
    94
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    35
    0.15
    92
    50. HIV/AIDS
    0.33
    143
    195.94
    7
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,532
    22.69
    41,965
    8.60
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    591
    8.75
    37,228
    7.63
    3. Stroke
    571
    8.46
    30,766
    6.30
    4. Lung Disease
    433
    6.41
    16,445
    3.37
    5. Lung Cancers
    361
    5.35
    7,170
    1.47
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    331
    4.90
    9,273
    1.90
    7. Kidney Disease
    188
    2.78
    11,376
    2.33
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    181
    2.68
    3,198
    0.66
    9. Hypertension
    178
    2.64
    12,038
    2.47
    10. Breast Cancer
    166
    2.46
    4,073
    0.83
    11. Other Injuries
    159
    2.36
    4,153
    0.85
    12. Prostate Cancer
    156
    2.31
    3,682
    0.75
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    144
    2.13
    6,748
    1.38
    14. Lymphomas
    130
    1.93
    2,829
    0.58
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    126
    1.87
    36,810
    7.54
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    114
    1.69
    1,865
    0.38
    17. Leukemia
    112
    1.66
    1,343
    0.28
    18. Stomach Cancer
    98
    1.45
    1,489
    0.31
    19. Bladder Cancer
    86
    1.27
    715
    0.15
    20. Liver Cancer
    78
    1.16
    1,948
    0.40
    21. Liver Disease
    74
    1.10
    5,664
    1.16
    22. Other Neoplasms
    71
    1.05
    1,169
    0.24
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    71
    1.05
    11,478
    2.35
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    69
    1.02
    4,895
    1.00
    25. Suicide
    62
    0.92
    6,476
    1.33
    26. Ovary Cancer
    54
    0.80
    1,040
    0.21
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    47
    0.70
    713
    0.15
    28. Skin Cancers
    45
    0.67
    1,383
    0.28
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    43
    0.64
    14,198
    2.91
    30. Falls
    43
    0.64
    1,141
    0.23
    31. Asthma
    38
    0.56
    5,136
    1.05
    32. Skin Disease
    38
    0.56
    1,655
    0.34
    33. Encephalitis
    36
    0.53
    189
    0.04
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    34
    0.50
    1,482
    0.30
    35. Uterin Cancer
    31
    0.46
    414
    0.08
    36. Drownings
    26
    0.39
    1,804
    0.37
    37. Cervical Cancer
    25
    0.37
    4,486
    0.92
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    23
    0.34
    5,050
    1.03
    39. Anemia
    22
    0.33
    5
    0.00
    40. Oral Cancer
    20
    0.30
    1,308
    0.27
    41. Drug Use
    16
    0.24
    901
    0.18
    42. Violence
    16
    0.24
    18,546
    3.80
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    14
    0.21
    341
    0.07
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13
    0.19
    1,664
    0.34
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.18
    3,458
    0.71
    46. Epilepsy
    8
    0.12
    4,504
    0.92
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    8
    0.12
    64
    0.01
    48. Alcohol
    7
    0.10
    729
    0.15
    49. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    7
    0.10
    0
    0.00
    50. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.09
    6,666
    1.37
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Cyprus CYPRUS   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.67
    54
    18.31
    67
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.32
    74
    32.80
    27
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.12
    70
    16.95
    88
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.76
    79
    8.33
    87
    5. Lymphomas
    7.17
    35
    6.27
    61
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.50
    45
    4.89
    71
    7. Leukemia
    6.39
    7
    3.13
    120
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.93
    36
    4.41
    93
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.50
    93
    3.76
    134
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.53
    18
    1.97
    95
    11. Liver Cancer
    4.40
    120
    4.79
    109
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.26
    47
    1.81
    106
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.66
    147
    18.31
    36
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.52
    35
    3.72
    9
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.25
    176
    3.14
    92
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.68
    178
    8.82
    20
    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.