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Dominican Republic
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Dominican Republic and Jordan 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.

Jordan
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   Jordan JORDAN
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Jordan JORDAN
           
    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
     
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
     
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
     
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
     
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
     
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
     
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2016
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Jordan JORDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
    Age 5
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
    Age 10
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
    Age 15
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
    Age 25
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
    Age 35
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
    Age 60
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
    Age 80
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
    Age 85
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Jordan JORDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    129.96
    67
    136.01
    65
    2. Stroke
    69.73
    115
    77.92
    100
    3. Prostate Cancer
    49.86
    9
    11.48
    125
    4. HIV/AIDS
    32.28
    39
    0.05
    167
    5. Violence
    31.18
    10
    3.13
    123
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.63
    40
    29.41
    42
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.68
    100
    50.43
    39
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.83
    116
    22.75
    120
    9. Kidney Disease
    20.38
    59
    35.72
    14
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.20
    68
    38.47
    14
    11. Liver Disease
    17.21
    84
    11.13
    121
    12. Low Birth Weight
    15.13
    43
    9.42
    73
    13. Hypertension
    14.66
    84
    35.85
    8
    14. Breast Cancer
    14.63
    119
    21.50
    39
    15. Cervical Cancer
    13.93
    61
    0.92
    181
    16. Lung Cancers
    13.24
    88
    15.09
    78
    17. Lung Disease
    11.43
    167
    14.54
    150
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    10.95
    50
    9.59
    70
    19. Liver Cancer
    10.02
    38
    4.29
    121
    20. Other Injuries
    9.00
    81
    5.44
    136
    21. Birth Trauma
    8.55
    64
    2.73
    100
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    92
    16.84
    26
    23. Stomach Cancer
    7.34
    68
    5.25
    102
    24. Suicide
    7.33
    125
    3.85
    161
    25. Tuberculosis
    5.31
    91
    0.66
    144
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.56
    50
    1.50
    151
    27. Asthma
    4.15
    93
    3.30
    102
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.03
    135
    2.93
    160
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.80
    87
    1.47
    133
    30. Leukemia
    3.79
    98
    5.16
    25
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.65
    89
    4.25
    79
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.46
    67
    3.53
    60
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.06
    90
    1.78
    121
    34. Lymphomas
    2.69
    145
    7.71
    20
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    148
    4.11
    114
    36. Malnutrition
    2.14
    87
    0.27
    136
    37. Drownings
    2.03
    125
    1.11
    146
    38. Skin Cancers
    1.84
    70
    0.55
    156
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.77
    95
    0.76
    149
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    121
    0.91
    156
    41. Falls
    1.46
    176
    2.76
    147
    42. Ovary Cancer
    1.36
    179
    3.81
    112
    43. Meningitis
    1.36
    88
    0.66
    120
    44. Alcohol
    1.29
    111
    0.28
    171
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    136
    1.37
    123
    46. Epilepsy
    1.23
    134
    1.02
    147
    47. Fires
    1.18
    110
    2.11
    79
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.13
    84
    0.70
    132
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.06
    95
    1.38
    85
    50. Dengue
    0.90
    10
    0.00
    136
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Jordan JORDAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,460
    19.85
    5,248
    19.81
    2. Stroke
    6,150
    10.65
    2,854
    10.78
    3. Violence
    3,179
    5.51
    225
    0.85
    4. HIV/AIDS
    3,144
    5.45
    2
    0.01
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,928
    5.07
    1,792
    6.77
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,317
    4.01
    1,105
    4.17
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,271
    3.93
    1,874
    7.08
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,063
    3.57
    191
    0.72
    9. Kidney Disease
    1,827
    3.16
    1,393
    5.26
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,814
    3.14
    1,042
    3.93
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,774
    3.07
    1,342
    5.07
    12. Liver Disease
    1,536
    2.66
    469
    1.77
    13. Hypertension
    1,291
    2.24
    1,311
    4.95
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,289
    2.23
    982
    3.71
    15. Lung Cancers
    1,174
    2.03
    593
    2.24
    16. Birth Trauma
    1,025
    1.78
    301
    1.14
    17. Lung Disease
    1,008
    1.75
    533
    2.01
    18. Other Injuries
    897
    1.55
    349
    1.32
    19. Liver Cancer
    893
    1.55
    170
    0.64
    20. Suicide
    720
    1.25
    244
    0.92
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    701
    1.21
    666
    2.51
    22. Breast Cancer
    686
    1.19
    468
    1.77
    23. Stomach Cancer
    655
    1.13
    220
    0.83
    24. Cervical Cancer
    649
    1.12
    21
    0.08
    25. Tuberculosis
    493
    0.85
    28
    0.11
    26. Oral Cancer
    407
    0.70
    64
    0.24
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    403
    0.70
    121
    0.46
    28. Asthma
    380
    0.66
    139
    0.52
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    370
    0.64
    135
    0.51
    30. Leukemia
    355
    0.61
    270
    1.02
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    325
    0.56
    173
    0.65
    32. Other Neoplasms
    309
    0.54
    157
    0.59
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    273
    0.47
    68
    0.26
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    260
    0.45
    232
    0.88
    35. Lymphomas
    246
    0.43
    343
    1.30
    36. Malnutrition
    214
    0.37
    15
    0.06
    37. Drownings
    211
    0.37
    89
    0.34
    38. Skin Cancers
    163
    0.28
    22
    0.08
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    163
    0.28
    37
    0.14
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    140
    0.24
    35
    0.13
    41. Meningitis
    139
    0.24
    46
    0.17
    42. Falls
    135
    0.23
    149
    0.56
    43. Epilepsy
    122
    0.21
    69
    0.26
    44. Alcohol
    120
    0.21
    15
    0.06
    45. Fires
    118
    0.20
    132
    0.50
    46. Maternal Conditions
    110
    0.19
    107
    0.40
    47. Dengue
    99
    0.17
    0
    0.00
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    99
    0.17
    25
    0.09
    49. Hepatitis B
    68
    0.12
    21
    0.08
    50. Ovary Cancer
    63
    0.11
    82
    0.31
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Jordan JORDAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.86
    9
    11.48
    125
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.63
    119
    21.50
    39
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.93
    61
    0.92
    181
    4. Lung Cancers
    13.24
    88
    15.09
    78
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.02
    38
    4.29
    121
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    92
    16.84
    26
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.34
    68
    5.25
    102
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.56
    50
    1.50
    151
    9. Leukemia
    3.79
    98
    5.16
    25
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.65
    89
    4.25
    79
    11. Lymphomas
    2.69
    145
    7.71
    20
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.84
    70
    0.55
    156
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    121
    0.91
    156
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.36
    179
    3.81
    112
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    136
    1.37
    123
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    171
    3.72
    41
    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.