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Compare Estonia and Jamaica 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.
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    Estonia Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Estonia ESTONIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.7
    72.6
    68.5
    34
    18
    29
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    65.7
    74.4
    70.0
    41
    18
    28
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    64.2
    74.2
    69.1
    69
    35
    54
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    64.6
    74.6
    69.5
    90
    53
    71
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    65.4
    76.1
    70.8
    101
    48
    85
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    70.6
    80.2
    75.6
    76
    34
    45
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    73.0
    82.1
    77.8
    66
    32
    39
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Estonia ESTONIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    82.1
    66
    32
     
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    73.3
    82.3
    75
    33
     
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    73.4
    82.4
    75
    33
     
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    73.4
    82.4
    75
    33
     
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    73.6
    82.5
    78
    33
     
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    73.9
    82.6
    82
    33
     
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    74.2
    82.7
    84
    33
     
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    74.7
    82.9
    83
    33
     
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    75.2
    83.1
    84
    33
     
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    75.7
    83.3
    83
    33
     
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    76.5
    83.6
    78
    33
     
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    77.4
    84.1
    78
    33
     
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    78.8
    84.8
    74
    33
     
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    80.6
    85.6
    65
    34
     
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    82.6
    86.5
    63
    35
     
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    85.1
    87.8
    55
    36
     
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.4
    54
    47
     
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.5
    54
    52
     
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Estonia ESTONIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    180.43
    32
     
    64.41
    164
    2. Stroke
    35.03
    154
     
    77.34
    102
    3. Prostate Cancer
    27.58
    36
     
    54.68
    7
    4. Lung Cancers
    26.44
    29
     
    14.26
    82
    5. Hypertension
    18.04
    57
     
    22.54
    45
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.41
    84
     
    22.48
    31
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.77
    27
     
    11.21
    65
    8. Suicide
    14.97
    30
     
    1.41
    180
    9. Liver Disease
    13.90
    98
     
    2.21
    179
    10. Alcohol
    12.31
    3
     
    0.31
    167
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12.11
    34
     
    7.85
    62
    12. Drug Use
    11.71
    4
     
    0.30
    170
    13. Kidney Disease
    10.48
    119
     
    10.92
    116
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.40
    35
     
    4.47
    121
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.18
    167
     
    18.29
    138
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    12
     
    3.23
    97
    17. Lung Disease
    8.80
    177
     
    15.74
    147
    18. Ovary Cancer
    6.29
    31
     
    3.88
    105
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.94
    156
     
    9.75
    130
    20. Lymphomas
    5.81
    71
     
    7.98
    16
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.69
    171
     
    81.22
    18
    22. Falls
    5.52
    87
     
    0.40
    181
    23. Cervical Cancer
    5.26
    124
     
    14.56
    54
    24. Leukemia
    5.06
    28
     
    4.29
    68
    25. Other Injuries
    4.89
    148
     
    12.13
    54
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.50
    166
     
    6.28
    160
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.32
    59
     
    1.45
    154
    28. HIV/AIDS
    4.15
    92
     
    32.14
    40
    29. Violence
    3.91
    112
     
    34.79
    8
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    43
     
    1.89
    91
    31. Uterin Cancer
    3.53
    39
     
    5.08
    16
    32. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    148
     
    2.74
    167
    33. Drownings
    3.39
    100
     
    0.68
    165
    34. Skin Cancers
    3.15
    23
     
    0.49
    162
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.81
    80
     
    2.10
    103
    36. Fires
    2.70
    72
     
    0.45
    158
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    2.43
    175
     
    8.14
    98
    38. Other Neoplasms
    2.31
    108
     
    4.83
    24
    39. Epilepsy
    2.25
    69
     
    1.55
    104
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.22
    111
     
    2.28
    107
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    2.15
    41
     
    1.75
    49
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.56
    122
     
    0.38
    155
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    1.52
    167
     
    10.85
    39
    44. Asthma
    1.11
    141
     
    2.42
    111
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.83
    145
     
    0.90
    139
    46. Poisonings
    0.70
    100
     
    0.45
    128
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.63
    26
     
    0.08
    144
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.56
    158
     
    2.71
    101
    49. Skin Disease
    0.50
    150
     
    4.89
    28
    50. Low Birth Weight
    0.49
    182
     
    7.79
    86
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Estonia ESTONIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,532
    40.73
     
    2,045
    11.94
    2. Stroke
    1,042
    7.67
     
    2,474
    14.44
    3. Lung Cancers
    703
    5.18
     
    430
    2.51
    4. Hypertension
    562
    4.14
     
    717
    4.19
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    491
    3.62
     
    344
    2.01
    6. Kidney Disease
    321
    2.36
     
    335
    1.96
    7. Stomach Cancer
    319
    2.35
     
    239
    1.40
    8. Prostate Cancer
    285
    2.10
     
    820
    4.79
    9. Breast Cancer
    263
    1.94
     
    340
    1.98
    10. Lung Disease
    261
    1.92
     
    504
    2.94
    11. Liver Disease
    251
    1.85
     
    65
    0.38
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    250
    1.84
     
    568
    3.32
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    249
    1.83
     
    100
    0.58
    14. Suicide
    248
    1.83
     
    40
    0.23
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    219
    1.61
     
    131
    0.76
    16. Alcohol
    206
    1.52
     
    9
    0.05
    17. Lymphomas
    165
    1.21
     
    237
    1.38
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    147
    1.08
     
    2,577
    15.04
    19. Leukemia
    144
    1.06
     
    125
    0.73
    20. Drug Use
    139
    1.02
     
    9
    0.05
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    135
    0.99
     
    208
    1.21
    22. Falls
    111
    0.82
     
    12
    0.07
    23. Bladder Cancer
    110
    0.81
     
    59
    0.34
    24. Oral Cancer
    101
    0.74
     
    43
    0.25
    25. Ovary Cancer
    99
    0.73
     
    60
    0.35
    26. Liver Cancer
    93
    0.68
     
    82
    0.48
    27. Other Injuries
    90
    0.66
     
    364
    2.13
    28. Skin Cancers
    88
    0.65
     
    15
    0.09
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    82
    0.60
     
    279
    1.63
    30. Cervical Cancer
    77
    0.57
     
    221
    1.29
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    69
    0.51
     
    64
    0.37
    32. Other Neoplasms
    69
    0.51
     
    144
    0.84
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    68
    0.50
     
    56
    0.33
    34. Violence
    58
    0.43
     
    983
    5.74
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    57
    0.42
     
    71
    0.41
    36. HIV/AIDS
    53
    0.39
     
    874
    5.10
    37. Drownings
    53
    0.39
     
    20
    0.12
    38. Uterin Cancer
    52
    0.38
     
    77
    0.45
    39. Fires
    51
    0.38
     
    13
    0.08
    40. Epilepsy
    37
    0.27
     
    45
    0.26
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    34
    0.25
     
    332
    1.94
    42. Asthma
    33
    0.24
     
    75
    0.44
    43. Tuberculosis
    31
    0.23
     
    11
    0.06
    44. Congenital Anomalies
    27
    0.20
     
    198
    1.16
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    23
    0.17
     
    26
    0.15
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    13
    0.10
     
    2
    0.01
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    13
    0.10
     
    7
    0.04
    48. Skin Disease
    11
    0.08
     
    158
    0.92
    49. Poisonings
    11
    0.08
     
    13
    0.08
    50. Encephalitis
    6
    0.04
     
    14
    0.08
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Estonia ESTONIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.58
    36
     
    54.68
    7
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.44
    29
     
    14.26
    82
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.41
    84
     
    22.48
    31
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.77
    27
     
    11.21
    65
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.11
    34
     
    7.85
    62
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    12
     
    3.23
    97
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.29
    31
     
    3.88
    105
    8. Lymphomas
    5.81
    71
     
    7.98
    16
    9. Cervical Cancer
    5.26
    124
     
    14.56
    54
    10. Leukemia
    5.06
    28
     
    4.29
    68
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.32
    59
     
    1.45
    154
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    43
     
    1.89
    91
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.53
    39
     
    5.08
    16
    14. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    148
     
    2.74
    167
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.15
    23
     
    0.49
    162
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.81
    80
     
    2.10
    103
     
     
     
    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.