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Dominican Republic
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Dominican Republic and Syria 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.

Syria
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   Syria SYRIA
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Syria SYRIA
           
    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
     
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
    1970
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
     
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
    1980
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
     
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
    1990
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
     
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
    2000
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
     
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
    2010
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
     
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
    2016
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
     
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Syria SYRIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    Age 5
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    Age 10
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    Age 15
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    Age 25
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    Age 30
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    Age 35
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    Age 45
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    Age 50
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    Age 60
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    Age 65
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    Age 70
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    Age 80
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    Age 85
    92.6
    93.4
    1
    1
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Syria SYRIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    139.42
    78
    298.18
    9
    2. Stroke
    64.04
    106
    54.11
    118
    3. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    11.93
    128
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.85
    48
    24.43
    58
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.22
    104
    13.02
    143
    6. Kidney Disease
    22.97
    59
    21.29
    66
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.77
    106
    14.35
    138
    8. HIV/AIDS
    22.62
    49
    0.17
    159
    9. Liver Disease
    20.21
    72
    11.35
    115
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.05
    125
    41.30
    15
    11. Violence
    17.20
    19
    2.93
    124
    12. Hypertension
    15.66
    68
    4.28
    157
    13. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    28.20
    9
    14. Low Birth Weight
    14.12
    47
    5.69
    104
    15. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    1.52
    174
    16. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    17.04
    72
    17. Lung Disease
    11.63
    168
    14.58
    146
    18. Other Injuries
    11.47
    52
    4.13
    150
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10.48
    32
    6.18
    122
    20. Suicide
    10.46
    71
    2.44
    176
    21. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    5.25
    96
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.42
    62
    2.46
    99
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    14.88
    32
    24. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    6.78
    73
    25. Tuberculosis
    5.76
    86
    0.19
    170
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.04
    77
    6.80
    74
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    2.41
    118
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.18
    125
    4.61
    110
    29. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    7.04
    3
    30. Asthma
    3.65
    89
    7.27
    69
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    4.54
    73
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3.46
    121
    4.18
    102
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.36
    87
    0.71
    165
    34. Other Neoplasms
    3.24
    71
    4.97
    25
    35. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    9.71
    5
    36. Drownings
    2.63
    114
    0.82
    158
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.15
    88
    1.62
    97
    38. Malnutrition
    2.05
    82
    0.80
    108
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    102
    2.95
    50
    40. Meningitis
    1.87
    70
    1.53
    79
    41. Alcohol
    1.84
    82
    0.25
    174
    42. Falls
    1.83
    174
    2.15
    162
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    0.57
    166
    44. Dengue
    1.58
    6
    0.00
    172
    45. Epilepsy
    1.58
    98
    0.58
    175
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    1.27
    148
    47. Fires
    1.40
    99
    0.97
    116
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.36
    84
    1.86
    77
    49. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    4.65
    82
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    1.31
    137
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Syria SYRIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    13,399
    22.18
    29,566
    20.72
    2. Stroke
    6,063
    10.04
    5,682
    3.98
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,847
    4.71
    3,528
    2.47
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,453
    4.06
    1,322
    0.93
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,399
    3.97
    2,007
    1.41
    6. HIV/AIDS
    2,227
    3.69
    27
    0.02
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,187
    3.62
    2,213
    1.55
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,113
    3.50
    488
    0.34
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,996
    3.30
    3,691
    2.59
    10. Liver Disease
    1,879
    3.11
    1,250
    0.88
    11. Violence
    1,792
    2.97
    453
    0.32
    12. Low Birth Weight
    1,696
    2.81
    1,353
    0.95
    13. Hypertension
    1,532
    2.54
    422
    0.30
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,240
    2.05
    1,451
    1.02
    15. Lung Cancers
    1,198
    1.98
    1,798
    1.26
    16. Other Injuries
    1,190
    1.97
    582
    0.41
    17. Lung Disease
    1,138
    1.88
    1,430
    1.00
    18. Suicide
    1,057
    1.75
    357
    0.25
    19. Birth Trauma
    1,010
    1.67
    584
    0.41
    20. Liver Cancer
    945
    1.56
    560
    0.39
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    717
    1.19
    1,587
    1.11
    22. Breast Cancer
    704
    1.17
    1,691
    1.19
    23. Stomach Cancer
    667
    1.10
    732
    0.51
    24. Cervical Cancer
    651
    1.08
    91
    0.06
    25. Tuberculosis
    565
    0.94
    24
    0.02
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    542
    0.90
    1,565
    1.10
    27. Oral Cancer
    420
    0.70
    262
    0.18
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    413
    0.68
    511
    0.36
    29. Leukemia
    360
    0.60
    889
    0.62
    30. Asthma
    358
    0.59
    766
    0.54
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    354
    0.59
    516
    0.36
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    335
    0.55
    495
    0.35
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    321
    0.53
    73
    0.05
    34. Other Neoplasms
    309
    0.51
    579
    0.41
    35. Drownings
    280
    0.46
    148
    0.10
    36. Lymphomas
    250
    0.41
    1,105
    0.77
    37. Malnutrition
    225
    0.37
    117
    0.08
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    217
    0.36
    209
    0.15
    39. Meningitis
    195
    0.32
    241
    0.17
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    195
    0.32
    271
    0.19
    41. Falls
    184
    0.30
    267
    0.19
    42. Alcohol
    178
    0.29
    31
    0.02
    43. Dengue
    175
    0.29
    0
    0.00
    44. Epilepsy
    161
    0.27
    86
    0.06
    45. Skin Cancers
    159
    0.26
    60
    0.04
    46. Fires
    147
    0.24
    142
    0.10
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    146
    0.24
    134
    0.09
    48. Maternal Conditions
    143
    0.24
    310
    0.22
    49. Drug Use
    88
    0.15
    147
    0.10
    50. Hepatitis B
    73
    0.12
    7
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC   Syria SYRIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    46.10
    14
    11.93
    128
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.47
    115
    28.20
    9
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.38
    59
    1.52
    174
    4. Lung Cancers
    12.89
    92
    17.04
    72
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.07
    40
    5.25
    96
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.55
    96
    14.88
    32
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.11
    70
    6.78
    73
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    55
    2.41
    118
    9. Leukemia
    3.70
    101
    7.04
    3
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.55
    93
    4.54
    73
    11. Lymphomas
    2.65
    163
    9.71
    5
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    91
    0.57
    166
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.57
    131
    1.27
    148
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.32
    181
    4.65
    82
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    138
    1.31
    137
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.61
    177
    6.83
    3
    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.