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Ethiopia
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Ethiopia and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Ethiopia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.06
    110
    170.87
    35
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    86
    83.32
    91
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    86.80
    44
    19.67
    133
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    76.12
    20
    2.21
    112
    5. Tuberculosis
    45.57
    38
    2.13
    111
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.36
    22
    30.32
    38
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.27
    94
    17.46
    126
    8. Liver Disease
    26.82
    42
    6.99
    147
    9. HIV/AIDS
    26.08
    47
    4.62
    91
    10. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    10.51
    152
    11. Hypertension
    25.14
    38
    32.25
    17
    12. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    1.27
    174
    13. Meningitis
    18.63
    22
    1.23
    91
    14. Lung Disease
    18.56
    123
    18.84
    119
    15. Birth Trauma
    17.57
    22
    3.35
    84
    16. Maternal Conditions
    15.52
    26
    0.23
    135
    17. Measles
    15.44
    4
    0.01
    88
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.22
    114
    35.41
    19
    19. Falls
    14.65
    17
    3.27
    131
    20. Other Injuries
    14.55
    42
    4.40
    157
    21. Low Birth Weight
    14.01
    48
    6.09
    102
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    13.59
    24
    5.55
    134
    23. Suicide
    12.59
    48
    3.61
    164
    24. Asthma
    11.98
    50
    8.11
    74
    25. Malnutrition
    10.82
    42
    0.41
    124
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    10.33
    44
    2.44
    152
    27. Anemia
    9.22
    18
    0.40
    89
    28. Violence
    8.96
    62
    4.07
    108
    29. Kidney Disease
    8.46
    138
    13.28
    99
    30. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    3.75
    116
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.91
    27
    2.69
    98
    32. Fires
    7.28
    18
    3.01
    69
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    7.80
    93
    34. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    9.56
    137
    35. Epilepsy
    6.48
    18
    0.64
    173
    36. Drownings
    6.18
    57
    1.01
    153
    37. Skin Disease
    6.18
    13
    0.42
    157
    38. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    5.17
    24
    39. Syphilis
    5.44
    15
    0.01
    180
    40. Malaria
    5.43
    40
    0.00
    77
    41. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    5.78
    73
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    101
    4.37
    125
    43. Other Neoplasms
    4.60
    30
    1.23
    148
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.62
    65
    0.56
    164
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
    9.32
    19
    46. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    8.41
    106
    47. Schistosomiasis
    3.10
    29
    0.00
    113
    48. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    16.11
    14
    49. Pertussis
    2.95
    5
    0.32
    78
    50. Tetanus
    2.91
    13
    0.05
    103
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68,854
    10.83
    11,173
    3.44
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    54,357
    8.55
    1,452
    0.45
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,943
    7.38
    89,116
    27.47
    4. Stroke
    39,571
    6.23
    42,356
    13.06
    5. Birth Trauma
    28,958
    4.56
    2,588
    0.80
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,140
    4.27
    22,143
    6.83
    7. Measles
    25,103
    3.95
    10
    0.00
    8. Tuberculosis
    24,240
    3.81
    1,323
    0.41
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23,091
    3.63
    4,712
    1.45
    10. HIV/AIDS
    20,425
    3.21
    3,893
    1.20
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    20,000
    3.15
    4,237
    1.31
    12. Meningitis
    17,774
    2.80
    771
    0.24
    13. Liver Disease
    14,213
    2.24
    3,903
    1.20
    14. Maternal Conditions
    13,735
    2.16
    207
    0.06
    15. Other Injuries
    13,143
    2.07
    3,046
    0.94
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    13,005
    2.05
    9,270
    2.86
    17. Hypertension
    11,050
    1.74
    16,415
    5.06
    18. Malnutrition
    9,120
    1.43
    230
    0.07
    19. Falls
    8,437
    1.33
    1,954
    0.60
    20. Suicide
    8,348
    1.31
    2,836
    0.87
    21. Syphilis
    8,060
    1.27
    9
    0.00
    22. Lung Disease
    8,017
    1.26
    9,709
    2.99
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,654
    1.20
    3,545
    1.09
    24. Violence
    7,552
    1.19
    3,259
    1.00
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    7,538
    1.19
    1,445
    0.45
    26. Drownings
    6,568
    1.03
    774
    0.24
    27. Asthma
    6,269
    0.99
    4,229
    1.30
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,986
    0.94
    17,175
    5.29
    29. Anemia
    5,894
    0.93
    236
    0.07
    30. Fires
    5,756
    0.91
    2,068
    0.64
    31. Epilepsy
    5,653
    0.89
    448
    0.14
    32. Cervical Cancer
    4,986
    0.78
    390
    0.12
    33. Malaria
    4,879
    0.77
    1
    0.00
    34. Kidney Disease
    4,875
    0.77
    7,067
    2.18
    35. Pertussis
    4,680
    0.74
    251
    0.08
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,842
    0.60
    1,426
    0.44
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    0.54
    4,691
    1.45
    38. Leukemia
    3,442
    0.54
    3,240
    1.00
    39. Skin Disease
    3,359
    0.53
    217
    0.07
    40. Tetanus
    3,267
    0.51
    35
    0.01
    41. Encephalitis
    3,021
    0.48
    140
    0.04
    42. Lymphomas
    2,981
    0.47
    3,498
    1.08
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,884
    0.45
    2,391
    0.74
    44. Other Neoplasms
    2,532
    0.40
    768
    0.24
    45. Poisonings
    2,475
    0.39
    1,128
    0.35
    46. Ovary Cancer
    2,296
    0.36
    1,179
    0.36
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,985
    0.31
    314
    0.10
    48. Schistosomiasis
    1,775
    0.28
    0
    0.00
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,628
    0.26
    5,303
    1.63
    50. Lung Cancers
    1,584
    0.25
    4,816
    1.48
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ethiopia ETHIOPIA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.69
    16
    10.51
    152
    2. Cervical Cancer
    18.76
    38
    1.27
    174
    3. Ovary Cancer
    8.19
    7
    3.75
    116
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.66
    109
    7.80
    93
    5. Prostate Cancer
    6.62
    154
    9.56
    137
    6. Leukemia
    5.64
    10
    5.17
    24
    7. Lymphomas
    5.22
    88
    5.78
    73
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.40
    66
    9.32
    19
    9. Lung Cancers
    3.18
    146
    8.41
    106
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.10
    151
    16.11
    14
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    114
    1.40
    157
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    85
    4.66
    16
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.99
    177
    2.75
    166
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1.09
    158
    2.08
    124
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.95
    159
    0.74
    170
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    172
    0.74
    143
    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.