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Dominican Republic
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 Dominican Republic and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Dominican Republic Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    50.7
    53.6
    52.1
    88
    88
    88
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    139.42
    78
    182.60
    41
    2. Stroke
    64.04
    106
    59.62
    110
    3. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    9.72
    140
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.85
    48
    29.37
    42
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.22
    104
    27.47
    99
    6. Kidney Disease
    22.97
    59
    18.83
    80
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.77
    106
    17.35
    127
    8. HIV/AIDS
    22.62
    49
    4.82
    89
    9. Liver Disease
    20.21
    72
    7.18
    152
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.05
    125
    41.62
    13
    11. Violence
    17.20
    19
    4.25
    108
    12. Hypertension
    15.66
    68
    37.49
    8
    13. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    10.81
    147
    14. Low Birth Weight
    14.12
    47
    6.03
    97
    15. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    1.19
    177
    16. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    8.60
    109
    17. Lung Disease
    11.63
    168
    19.85
    115
    18. Other Injuries
    11.47
    52
    3.66
    161
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10.48
    32
    5.28
    128
    20. Suicide
    10.46
    71
    4.02
    155
    21. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    2.98
    164
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.42
    62
    3.44
    83
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    8.48
    86
    24. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    15.44
    16
    25. Tuberculosis
    5.76
    86
    1.45
    121
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.04
    77
    2.82
    96
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    1.53
    170
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.18
    125
    3.24
    146
    29. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    5.13
    24
    30. Asthma
    3.65
    89
    5.75
    75
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    2.28
    124
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    121
    2.80
    141
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.36
    87
    2.85
    97
    34. Other Neoplasms
    3.24
    71
    1.21
    149
    35. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    6.33
    56
    36. Drownings
    2.63
    114
    1.00
    152
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
    1.56
    102
    38. Malnutrition
    2.05
    82
    0.40
    125
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    102
    4.39
    8
    40. Meningitis
    1.87
    70
    1.10
    92
    41. Alcohol
    1.84
    82
    0.16
    182
    42. Falls
    1.83
    174
    3.65
    122
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    0.74
    150
    44. Dengue
    1.58
    6
    0.00
    130
    45. Epilepsy
    1.58
    98
    0.73
    165
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    8.62
    22
    47. Fires
    1.40
    99
    2.13
    75
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.36
    84
    0.24
    133
    49. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    4.00
    112
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    0.83
    171
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,399
    22.18
    96,169
    28.62
    2. Stroke
    6,063
    10.04
    31,283
    9.31
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,847
    4.71
    21,831
    6.50
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,453
    4.06
    14,842
    4.42
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,399
    3.97
    10,064
    3.00
    6. HIV/AIDS
    2,227
    3.69
    4,040
    1.20
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,187
    3.62
    10,143
    3.02
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,113
    3.50
    2,542
    0.76
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,996
    3.30
    20,494
    6.10
    10. Liver Disease
    1,879
    3.11
    4,108
    1.22
    11. Violence
    1,792
    2.97
    3,613
    1.08
    12. Low Birth Weight
    1,696
    2.81
    4,663
    1.39
    13. Hypertension
    1,532
    2.54
    19,428
    5.78
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,240
    2.05
    4,090
    1.22
    15. Lung Cancers
    1,198
    1.98
    4,977
    1.48
    16. Other Injuries
    1,190
    1.97
    2,573
    0.77
    17. Lung Disease
    1,138
    1.88
    10,378
    3.09
    18. Suicide
    1,057
    1.75
    3,259
    0.97
    19. Birth Trauma
    1,010
    1.67
    2,662
    0.79
    20. Liver Cancer
    945
    1.56
    1,720
    0.51
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    717
    1.19
    5,165
    1.54
    22. Breast Cancer
    704
    1.17
    3,635
    1.08
    23. Stomach Cancer
    667
    1.10
    8,640
    2.57
    24. Cervical Cancer
    651
    1.08
    365
    0.11
    25. Tuberculosis
    565
    0.94
    855
    0.25
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    542
    0.90
    1,767
    0.53
    27. Oral Cancer
    420
    0.70
    954
    0.28
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    413
    0.68
    1,822
    0.54
    29. Leukemia
    360
    0.60
    3,240
    0.96
    30. Asthma
    358
    0.59
    3,077
    0.92
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    354
    0.59
    1,686
    0.50
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    335
    0.55
    1,330
    0.40
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    321
    0.53
    1,517
    0.45
    34. Other Neoplasms
    309
    0.51
    766
    0.23
    35. Drownings
    280
    0.46
    778
    0.23
    36. Lymphomas
    250
    0.41
    3,887
    1.16
    37. Malnutrition
    225
    0.37
    220
    0.07
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    217
    0.36
    867
    0.26
    39. Meningitis
    195
    0.32
    694
    0.21
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    195
    0.32
    2,213
    0.66
    41. Falls
    184
    0.30
    2,206
    0.66
    42. Alcohol
    178
    0.29
    110
    0.03
    43. Dengue
    175
    0.29
    0
    0.00
    44. Epilepsy
    161
    0.27
    529
    0.16
    45. Skin Cancers
    159
    0.26
    411
    0.12
    46. Fires
    147
    0.24
    1,506
    0.45
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    146
    0.24
    4,987
    1.48
    48. Maternal Conditions
    143
    0.24
    225
    0.07
    49. Drug Use
    88
    0.15
    2,136
    0.64
    50. Hepatitis B
    73
    0.12
    590
    0.18
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    9.72
    140
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    10.81
    147
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    1.19
    177
    4. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    8.60
    109
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    2.98
    164
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    8.48
    86
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    15.44
    16
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    1.53
    170
    9. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    5.13
    24
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    2.28
    124
    11. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    6.33
    56
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    0.74
    150
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    8.62
    22
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    4.00
    112
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    0.83
    171
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.61
    177
    4.84
    13
    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.