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Dominican Republic
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Dominican Republic and Liberia 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.

Liberia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Dominican Republic Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
           
    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
     
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
    1970
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
     
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
    1980
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
     
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
    1990
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
     
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
    2000
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
     
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
    2010
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
     
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
    2016
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    Age 5
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    Age 10
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    Age 15
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    Age 25
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    Age 35
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    Age 60
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    Age 80
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    Age 85
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    129.96
    67
    110.97
    100
    2. Stroke
    69.73
    115
    107.18
    59
    3. Prostate Cancer
    49.86
    9
    29.02
    29
    4. HIV/AIDS
    32.28
    39
    57.18
    27
    5. Violence
    31.18
    10
    11.32
    38
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.63
    40
    46.20
    4
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.68
    100
    37.45
    62
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.83
    116
    124.54
    22
    9. Kidney Disease
    20.38
    59
    18.21
    73
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.20
    68
    14.02
    128
    11. Liver Disease
    17.21
    84
    39.19
    22
    12. Low Birth Weight
    15.13
    43
    15.32
    42
    13. Hypertension
    14.66
    84
    11.42
    105
    14. Breast Cancer
    14.63
    119
    15.27
    109
    15. Cervical Cancer
    13.93
    61
    24.71
    17
    16. Lung Cancers
    13.24
    88
    1.46
    172
    17. Lung Disease
    11.43
    167
    17.35
    136
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    10.95
    50
    11.84
    43
    19. Liver Cancer
    10.02
    38
    17.11
    13
    20. Other Injuries
    9.00
    81
    16.27
    27
    21. Birth Trauma
    8.55
    64
    14.24
    36
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    92
    2.87
    172
    23. Stomach Cancer
    7.34
    68
    3.81
    134
    24. Suicide
    7.33
    125
    9.93
    93
    25. Tuberculosis
    5.31
    91
    152.71
    2
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.56
    50
    1.66
    147
    27. Asthma
    4.15
    93
    10.02
    62
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.03
    135
    4.17
    132
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.80
    87
    71.13
    21
    30. Leukemia
    3.79
    98
    1.04
    170
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.65
    89
    1.51
    142
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.46
    67
    3.04
    79
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.06
    90
    6.51
    41
    34. Lymphomas
    2.69
    145
    1.97
    166
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    148
    8.77
    56
    36. Malnutrition
    2.14
    87
    11.94
    36
    37. Drownings
    2.03
    125
    5.22
    72
    38. Skin Cancers
    1.84
    70
    1.22
    105
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.77
    95
    3.24
    70
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    121
    0.84
    159
    41. Falls
    1.46
    176
    12.64
    30
    42. Ovary Cancer
    1.36
    179
    3.31
    135
    43. Meningitis
    1.36
    88
    19.95
    20
    44. Alcohol
    1.29
    111
    1.70
    87
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    136
    1.77
    106
    46. Epilepsy
    1.23
    134
    3.78
    42
    47. Fires
    1.18
    110
    4.85
    46
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    1.13
    84
    0.70
    131
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.06
    95
    29.95
    11
    50. Dengue
    0.90
    10
    0.06
    69
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,460
    19.85
    1,956
    5.57
    2. Stroke
    6,150
    10.65
    1,979
    5.64
    3. Violence
    3,179
    5.51
    469
    1.34
    4. HIV/AIDS
    3,144
    5.45
    1,902
    5.42
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,928
    5.07
    1,585
    4.51
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,317
    4.01
    3,891
    11.08
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,271
    3.93
    696
    1.98
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,063
    3.57
    203
    0.58
    9. Kidney Disease
    1,827
    3.16
    427
    1.22
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,814
    3.14
    1,212
    3.45
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,774
    3.07
    215
    0.61
    12. Liver Disease
    1,536
    2.66
    928
    2.64
    13. Hypertension
    1,291
    2.24
    213
    0.61
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,289
    2.23
    804
    2.29
    15. Lung Cancers
    1,174
    2.03
    33
    0.09
    16. Birth Trauma
    1,025
    1.78
    1,126
    3.21
    17. Lung Disease
    1,008
    1.75
    313
    0.89
    18. Other Injuries
    897
    1.55
    619
    1.76
    19. Liver Cancer
    893
    1.55
    401
    1.14
    20. Suicide
    720
    1.25
    284
    0.81
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    701
    1.21
    65
    0.19
    22. Breast Cancer
    686
    1.19
    196
    0.56
    23. Stomach Cancer
    655
    1.13
    82
    0.23
    24. Cervical Cancer
    649
    1.12
    287
    0.82
    25. Tuberculosis
    493
    0.85
    3,708
    10.56
    26. Oral Cancer
    407
    0.70
    38
    0.11
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    403
    0.70
    2,343
    6.67
    28. Asthma
    380
    0.66
    212
    0.60
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    370
    0.64
    103
    0.29
    30. Leukemia
    355
    0.61
    29
    0.08
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    325
    0.56
    30
    0.09
    32. Other Neoplasms
    309
    0.54
    69
    0.20
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    273
    0.47
    142
    0.40
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    260
    0.45
    385
    1.10
    35. Lymphomas
    246
    0.43
    54
    0.15
    36. Malnutrition
    214
    0.37
    579
    1.65
    37. Drownings
    211
    0.37
    240
    0.68
    38. Skin Cancers
    163
    0.28
    21
    0.06
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    163
    0.28
    72
    0.21
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    140
    0.24
    16
    0.05
    41. Meningitis
    139
    0.24
    899
    2.56
    42. Falls
    135
    0.23
    291
    0.83
    43. Epilepsy
    122
    0.21
    131
    0.37
    44. Alcohol
    120
    0.21
    48
    0.14
    45. Fires
    118
    0.20
    161
    0.46
    46. Maternal Conditions
    110
    0.19
    1,207
    3.44
    47. Dengue
    99
    0.17
    3
    0.01
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    99
    0.17
    11
    0.03
    49. Hepatitis B
    68
    0.12
    55
    0.16
    50. Ovary Cancer
    63
    0.11
    43
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Liberia LIBERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.86
    9
    29.02
    29
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.63
    119
    15.27
    109
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.93
    61
    24.71
    17
    4. Lung Cancers
    13.24
    88
    1.46
    172
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.02
    38
    17.11
    13
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    92
    2.87
    172
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.34
    68
    3.81
    134
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.56
    50
    1.66
    147
    9. Leukemia
    3.79
    98
    1.04
    170
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.65
    89
    1.51
    142
    11. Lymphomas
    2.69
    145
    1.97
    166
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.84
    70
    1.22
    105
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    121
    0.84
    159
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.36
    179
    3.31
    135
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.24
    136
    1.77
    106
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.65
    171
    0.87
    163
    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.