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Egypt
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Egypt and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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
Egypt Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    46.9
    46.0
    112
    115
    115
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    49.5
    51.3
    50.4
    121
    120
    119
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    54.1
    55.9
    54.9
    124
    127
    127
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    60.8
    63.6
    62.2
    117
    123
    120
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    66.4
    71.4
    68.8
    96
    100
    100
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    67.9
    72.2
    70.0
    99
    113
    105
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    68.2
    73.0
    70.5
    110
    115
    115
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.0
    110
    115
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    69.7
    74.5
    112
    116
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    69.9
    74.6
    113
    119
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    70.1
    74.7
    113
    119
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    70.4
    74.9
    116
    119
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    70.7
    75.0
    117
    119
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    71.0
    75.2
    119
    122
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    71.3
    75.3
    122
    122
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    71.6
    75.6
    133
    128
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    72.1
    75.8
    137
    130
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    72.7
    76.3
    157
    137
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    73.9
    77.0
    159
    141
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    75.5
    78.1
    156
    139
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.8
    143
    131
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.5
    149
    131
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    82.5
    83.8
    145
    127
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.6
    144
    120
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.9
    140
    109
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    216.82
    18
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    95.56
    74
    112.30
    55
    3. Liver Disease
    84.71
    1
    35.07
    25
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.20
    69
    50.44
    38
    5. Kidney Disease
    32.88
    20
    20.00
    61
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.13
    99
    138.44
    18
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.88
    33
    18.12
    87
    8. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
    12.74
    25
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    23.63
    6
    4.86
    110
    10. Lung Disease
    22.61
    88
    19.71
    111
    11. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
    13.70
    124
    12. Hypertension
    14.97
    81
    10.60
    109
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.46
    108
    29.67
    39
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.19
    27
    8.29
    58
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    12.32
    36
    13.04
    30
    16. Low Birth Weight
    11.53
    66
    31.60
    3
    17. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
    1.58
    114
    18. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
    2.72
    142
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
    1.41
    173
    20. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
    17.47
    79
    21. Other Neoplasms
    5.39
    18
    2.72
    90
    22. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
    1.00
    172
    23. Violence
    5.27
    91
    10.97
    41
    24. Birth Trauma
    5.14
    78
    15.91
    31
    25. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
    3.21
    141
    26. Other Injuries
    4.94
    146
    15.25
    36
    27. Drug Use
    4.31
    13
    3.21
    31
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
    3.08
    167
    29. Falls
    4.22
    115
    13.14
    26
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
    1.30
    148
    31. Asthma
    3.75
    96
    12.08
    49
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.55
    92
    53.80
    31
    33. Suicide
    3.07
    170
    9.53
    96
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.74
    96
    4.97
    65
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.69
    84
    3.42
    68
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
    3.60
    138
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
    0.66
    172
    38. Encephalitis
    2.05
    14
    1.82
    23
    39. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
    1.38
    159
    40. Drownings
    1.91
    129
    6.29
    54
    41. Hepatitis B
    1.57
    42
    1.72
    37
    42. Epilepsy
    1.30
    124
    3.52
    48
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
    1.09
    149
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
    18.59
    39
    45. Maternal Conditions
    0.93
    99
    20.91
    19
    46. Skin Disease
    0.88
    126
    3.09
    59
    47. Schistosomiasis
    0.83
    45
    4.17
    18
    48. Fires
    0.78
    131
    5.04
    44
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    112
    15.57
    32
    50. Malnutrition
    0.63
    121
    13.19
    31
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126,312
    24.58
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    56,710
    11.04
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Liver Disease
    53,687
    10.45
    771
    2.73
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,104
    4.30
    3,769
    13.37
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    21,045
    4.10
    888
    3.15
    6. Kidney Disease
    20,433
    3.98
    428
    1.52
    7. Liver Cancer
    17,605
    3.43
    309
    1.10
    8. Low Birth Weight
    15,761
    3.07
    2,144
    7.60
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    15,723
    3.06
    753
    2.67
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    15,200
    2.96
    113
    0.40
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14,723
    2.87
    268
    0.95
    12. Lung Disease
    13,206
    2.57
    338
    1.20
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,179
    2.37
    983
    3.49
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    9,282
    1.81
    287
    1.02
    15. Hypertension
    8,835
    1.72
    188
    0.67
    16. Breast Cancer
    7,441
    1.45
    175
    0.62
    17. Birth Trauma
    7,022
    1.37
    1,079
    3.83
    18. Lymphomas
    5,079
    0.99
    69
    0.24
    19. Lung Cancers
    4,869
    0.95
    31
    0.11
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4,757
    0.93
    32
    0.11
    21. Violence
    4,551
    0.89
    416
    1.48
    22. Leukemia
    4,027
    0.78
    27
    0.10
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,021
    0.78
    1,961
    6.96
    24. Other Injuries
    3,971
    0.77
    547
    1.94
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3,589
    0.70
    66
    0.23
    26. Falls
    3,102
    0.60
    281
    1.00
    27. Drug Use
    2,890
    0.56
    93
    0.33
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,808
    0.55
    73
    0.26
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    2,488
    0.48
    28
    0.10
    30. Suicide
    2,368
    0.46
    240
    0.85
    31. Asthma
    2,210
    0.43
    239
    0.85
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,976
    0.38
    70
    0.25
    33. Drownings
    1,904
    0.37
    260
    0.92
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,773
    0.35
    100
    0.35
    35. Ovary Cancer
    1,761
    0.34
    40
    0.14
    36. Stomach Cancer
    1,666
    0.32
    78
    0.28
    37. Prostate Cancer
    1,622
    0.32
    110
    0.39
    38. Encephalitis
    1,462
    0.28
    69
    0.24
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,403
    0.27
    16
    0.06
    40. Oral Cancer
    1,310
    0.25
    30
    0.11
    41. Epilepsy
    1,130
    0.22
    112
    0.40
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,053
    0.20
    45
    0.16
    43. Maternal Conditions
    833
    0.16
    791
    2.81
    44. Tetanus
    672
    0.13
    75
    0.27
    45. Malnutrition
    671
    0.13
    600
    2.13
    46. Fires
    671
    0.13
    156
    0.55
    47. Meningitis
    619
    0.12
    547
    1.94
    48. Schistosomiasis
    537
    0.10
    89
    0.32
    49. Skin Disease
    521
    0.10
    67
    0.24
    50. Poisonings
    460
    0.09
    100
    0.35
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Egypt EGYPT   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    27.42
    4
    12.74
    25
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.29
    43
    13.70
    124
    3. Bladder Cancer
    7.98
    1
    1.58
    114
    4. Lymphomas
    7.83
    17
    2.72
    142
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.50
    116
    1.41
    173
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.17
    151
    17.47
    79
    7. Leukemia
    5.37
    14
    1.00
    172
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    65
    3.21
    141
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.26
    146
    3.08
    167
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.85
    85
    1.30
    148
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.51
    164
    3.60
    138
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    100
    0.66
    172
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.02
    129
    1.38
    159
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.28
    131
    1.09
    149
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.11
    178
    18.59
    39
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.39
    171
    0.84
    134
    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.