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Compare Cyprus and Sri Lanka 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   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    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
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    69.5
    72.5
    71.0
    8
    34
    20
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    72.6
    76.7
    74.6
    3
    16
    8
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    74.1
    78.6
    76.3
    7
    18
    14
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    76.0
    80.2
    78.1
    9
    22
    16
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    77.4
    81.7
    79.5
    22
    28
    27
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    78.4
    83.1
    80.7
    27
    28
    28
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.4
    83.1
    27
    28
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    78.6
    83.3
    28
    28
     
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    78.6
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    78.7
    83.4
    28
    28
     
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    78.8
    83.5
    28
    28
     
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    78.9
    83.5
    29
    28
     
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    79.1
    83.6
    29
    29
     
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    79.2
    83.7
    30
    31
     
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    79.5
    83.8
    30
    31
     
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.0
    33
    31
     
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    80.3
    84.2
    35
    32
     
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    81.0
    84.7
    39
    35
     
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    81.9
    85.2
    44
    36
     
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.9
    49
    46
     
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    84.8
    86.7
    62
    60
     
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.1
    76
    74
     
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.7
    89
    79
     
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89.18
    127
     
    126.95
    73
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.54
    79
     
    49.34
    40
    3. Stroke
    31.85
    159
     
    73.82
    110
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    5.90
    130
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    9.87
    156
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    2.08
    175
    7. Lung Disease
    17.85
    132
     
    21.58
    99
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.33
    126
     
    18.69
    85
    9. Kidney Disease
    11.92
    110
     
    22.26
    48
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    1.97
    180
    11. Hypertension
    8.96
    123
     
    10.13
    111
    12. Other Injuries
    8.35
    88
     
    8.91
    82
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.19
    174
     
    24.00
    115
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    7.57
    64
     
    2.62
    149
    15. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    2.67
    146
    16. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    3.58
    123
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    0.66
    174
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.65
    159
     
    16.33
    98
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    5.05
    107
    20. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    3.59
    106
    21. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    3.11
    157
    22. Liver Disease
    4.52
    166
     
    21.18
    67
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    0.91
    160
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.02
    45
     
    0.33
    172
    25. Suicide
    3.88
    160
     
    34.64
    1
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.58
    145
     
    4.61
    118
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    31
     
    0.45
    164
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.76
    170
     
    6.84
    118
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    0.35
    179
    30. Skin Disease
    2.49
    68
     
    0.32
    162
    31. Falls
    2.41
    157
     
    9.61
    48
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    4.82
    128
    33. Violence
    2.03
    142
     
    3.15
    122
    34. Asthma
    1.96
    119
     
    32.23
    2
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.77
    123
     
    2.59
    107
    36. Anemia
    1.62
    54
     
    0.06
    133
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.93
    128
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.48
    107
     
    1.94
    92
    39. Low Birth Weight
    1.17
    173
     
    3.60
    139
    40. Drug Use
    1.12
    99
     
    0.83
    125
    41. Drownings
    1.01
    152
     
    6.41
    52
    42. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    7.81
    12
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.85
    157
     
    0.49
    174
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    5.15
    38
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.64
    25
     
    0.07
    165
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    32
     
    0.10
    122
    47. Epilepsy
    0.46
    181
     
    1.90
    81
    48. Alcohol
    0.45
    156
     
    1.40
    104
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.39
    172
     
    1.35
    129
    50. Encephalitis
    0.29
    141
     
    1.74
    24
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,595
    23.93
     
    28,554
    22.52
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    600
    9.00
     
    11,089
    8.75
    3. Stroke
    589
    8.84
     
    16,198
    12.78
    4. Lung Cancers
    404
    6.06
     
    1,364
    1.08
    5. Lung Disease
    332
    4.98
     
    4,813
    3.80
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    269
    4.04
     
    4,006
    3.16
    7. Kidney Disease
    220
    3.30
     
    4,961
    3.91
    8. Breast Cancer
    198
    2.97
     
    1,239
    0.98
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    195
    2.93
     
    446
    0.35
    10. Prostate Cancer
    168
    2.52
     
    197
    0.16
    11. Hypertension
    168
    2.52
     
    2,271
    1.79
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    148
    2.22
     
    5,284
    4.17
    13. Other Injuries
    147
    2.21
     
    1,900
    1.50
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    131
    1.97
     
    585
    0.46
    15. Lymphomas
    114
    1.71
     
    604
    0.48
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    103
    1.55
     
    151
    0.12
    17. Stomach Cancer
    96
    1.44
     
    1,148
    0.91
    18. Leukemia
    95
    1.43
     
    781
    0.62
    19. Liver Cancer
    83
    1.25
     
    715
    0.56
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    76
    1.14
     
    3,554
    2.80
    21. Liver Disease
    75
    1.13
     
    4,837
    3.82
    22. Bladder Cancer
    73
    1.10
     
    205
    0.16
    23. Other Neoplasms
    71
    1.07
     
    68
    0.05
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    59
    0.89
     
    1,021
    0.81
    25. Ovary Cancer
    56
    0.84
     
    454
    0.36
    26. Suicide
    54
    0.81
     
    7,319
    5.77
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    53
    0.80
     
    99
    0.08
    28. Skin Disease
    47
    0.71
     
    70
    0.06
    29. Falls
    42
    0.63
     
    2,103
    1.66
    30. Asthma
    37
    0.56
     
    7,160
    5.65
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    32
    0.48
     
    553
    0.44
    32. Anemia
    30
    0.45
     
    13
    0.01
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    29
    0.44
     
    1,309
    1.03
    34. Skin Cancers
    27
    0.41
     
    212
    0.17
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    27
    0.41
     
    433
    0.34
    36. Violence
    26
    0.39
     
    649
    0.51
    37. Uterin Cancer
    23
    0.35
     
    44
    0.03
    38. Cervical Cancer
    20
    0.30
     
    605
    0.48
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    16
    0.24
     
    108
    0.09
    40. Oral Cancer
    15
    0.23
     
    1,772
    1.40
    41. Drug Use
    15
    0.23
     
    178
    0.14
    42. Drownings
    15
    0.23
     
    1,336
    1.05
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.18
     
    1,191
    0.94
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    12
    0.18
     
    16
    0.01
    45. Low Birth Weight
    9
    0.14
     
    667
    0.53
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    9
    0.14
     
    23
    0.02
    47. Alcohol
    7
    0.11
     
    317
    0.25
    48. Epilepsy
    7
    0.11
     
    406
    0.32
    49. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.06
     
    1,153
    0.91
    50. Encephalitis
    4
    0.06
     
    381
    0.30
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Cyprus CYPRUS   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.46
    44
     
    5.90
    130
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.66
    28
     
    9.87
    156
    3. Prostate Cancer
    20.35
    63
     
    2.08
    175
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.09
    68
     
    1.97
    180
    5. Lymphomas
    6.42
    52
     
    2.67
    146
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.25
    33
     
    3.58
    123
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.08
    50
     
    0.66
    174
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    91
     
    5.05
    107
    9. Leukemia
    5.32
    20
     
    3.59
    106
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.72
    108
     
    3.11
    157
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    32
     
    0.91
    160
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.52
    74
     
    0.35
    179
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    152
     
    4.82
    128
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.57
    83
     
    0.93
    128
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    176
     
    7.81
    12
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.71
    169
     
    5.15
    38
     
     
     
    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.