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Dominican Republic
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Dominican Republic and Rwanda 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.

Rwanda
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   Rwanda RWANDA
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Rwanda RWANDA
           
    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
     
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
    1970
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
     
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
    1980
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
     
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
    1990
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
     
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
    2000
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
     
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
    2010
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
     
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
    2016
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Rwanda RWANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    Age 5
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    Age 10
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    Age 15
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    Age 25
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    Age 35
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    Age 60
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    Age 80
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    Age 85
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Rwanda RWANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    139.42
    78
    72.51
    147
    2. Stroke
    64.04
    106
    64.24
    105
    3. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    33.53
    25
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.85
    48
    45.90
    7
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.22
    104
    30.59
    88
    6. Kidney Disease
    22.97
    59
    8.76
    144
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.77
    106
    79.88
    41
    8. HIV/AIDS
    22.62
    49
    35.62
    35
    9. Liver Disease
    20.21
    72
    22.92
    63
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.05
    125
    28.62
    66
    11. Violence
    17.20
    19
    5.59
    88
    12. Hypertension
    15.66
    68
    20.73
    35
    13. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    9.80
    158
    14. Low Birth Weight
    14.12
    47
    10.89
    66
    15. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    27.98
    12
    16. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    1.75
    169
    17. Lung Disease
    11.63
    168
    26.82
    71
    18. Other Injuries
    11.47
    52
    10.98
    56
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10.48
    32
    8.07
    82
    20. Suicide
    10.46
    71
    10.96
    65
    21. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    13.77
    23
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.42
    62
    8.84
    57
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    5.31
    130
    24. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    9.53
    47
    25. Tuberculosis
    5.76
    86
    2.77
    108
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.04
    77
    56.34
    36
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    6.15
    29
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.18
    125
    6.11
    75
    29. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    2.69
    139
    30. Asthma
    3.65
    89
    8.70
    59
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    1.57
    149
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    121
    5.34
    81
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.36
    87
    7.75
    35
    34. Other Neoplasms
    3.24
    71
    3.35
    65
    35. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    6.09
    66
    36. Drownings
    2.63
    114
    5.52
    56
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
    2.17
    86
    38. Malnutrition
    2.05
    82
    19.07
    28
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    102
    1.74
    125
    40. Meningitis
    1.87
    70
    14.64
    31
    41. Alcohol
    1.84
    82
    2.37
    61
    42. Falls
    1.83
    174
    15.44
    29
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    2.21
    51
    44. Dengue
    1.58
    6
    0.01
    90
    45. Epilepsy
    1.58
    98
    2.98
    36
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    12.04
    9
    47. Fires
    1.40
    99
    6.05
    27
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.36
    84
    7.55
    45
    49. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    3.89
    115
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    2.65
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Rwanda RWANDA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,399
    22.18
    3,068
    5.40
    2. Stroke
    6,063
    10.04
    2,915
    5.14
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,847
    4.71
    4,054
    7.14
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,453
    4.06
    1,435
    2.53
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,399
    3.97
    5,614
    9.89
    6. HIV/AIDS
    2,227
    3.69
    3,273
    5.77
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,187
    3.62
    469
    0.83
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,113
    3.50
    530
    0.93
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,996
    3.30
    959
    1.69
    10. Liver Disease
    1,879
    3.11
    1,376
    2.42
    11. Violence
    1,792
    2.97
    654
    1.15
    12. Low Birth Weight
    1,696
    2.81
    2,146
    3.78
    13. Hypertension
    1,532
    2.54
    873
    1.54
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,240
    2.05
    1,559
    2.75
    15. Lung Cancers
    1,198
    1.98
    99
    0.17
    16. Other Injuries
    1,190
    1.97
    1,050
    1.85
    17. Lung Disease
    1,138
    1.88
    1,150
    2.03
    18. Suicide
    1,057
    1.75
    794
    1.40
    19. Birth Trauma
    1,010
    1.67
    1,742
    3.07
    20. Liver Cancer
    945
    1.56
    841
    1.48
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    717
    1.19
    273
    0.48
    22. Breast Cancer
    704
    1.17
    347
    0.61
    23. Stomach Cancer
    667
    1.10
    528
    0.93
    24. Cervical Cancer
    651
    1.08
    921
    1.62
    25. Tuberculosis
    565
    0.94
    197
    0.35
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    542
    0.90
    4,036
    7.11
    27. Oral Cancer
    420
    0.70
    338
    0.60
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    413
    0.68
    365
    0.64
    29. Leukemia
    360
    0.60
    200
    0.35
    30. Asthma
    358
    0.59
    496
    0.87
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    354
    0.59
    420
    0.74
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    335
    0.55
    98
    0.17
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    321
    0.53
    382
    0.67
    34. Other Neoplasms
    309
    0.51
    211
    0.37
    35. Drownings
    280
    0.46
    585
    1.03
    36. Lymphomas
    250
    0.41
    400
    0.70
    37. Malnutrition
    225
    0.37
    1,752
    3.09
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    217
    0.36
    123
    0.22
    39. Meningitis
    195
    0.32
    1,291
    2.27
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    195
    0.32
    62
    0.11
    41. Falls
    184
    0.30
    779
    1.37
    42. Alcohol
    178
    0.29
    156
    0.27
    43. Dengue
    175
    0.29
    1
    0.00
    44. Epilepsy
    161
    0.27
    293
    0.52
    45. Skin Cancers
    159
    0.26
    113
    0.20
    46. Fires
    147
    0.24
    475
    0.84
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    146
    0.24
    602
    1.06
    48. Maternal Conditions
    143
    0.24
    831
    1.46
    49. Drug Use
    88
    0.15
    31
    0.05
    50. Hepatitis B
    73
    0.12
    260
    0.46
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Rwanda RWANDA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    33.53
    25
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    9.80
    158
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    27.98
    12
    4. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    1.75
    169
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    13.77
    23
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    5.31
    130
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    9.53
    47
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    6.15
    29
    9. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    2.69
    139
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    1.57
    149
    11. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    6.09
    66
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    2.21
    51
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    12.04
    9
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    3.89
    115
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    2.65
    74
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.61
    177
    2.80
    64
    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.