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Greece
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Greece and Afghanistan 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.

Afghanistan
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
Greece Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.22
    148
    287.94
    12
    2. Stroke
    41.56
    135
    137.69
    13
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    7.57
    115
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    23.65
    21
    5. Lung Disease
    17.54
    129
    41.05
    25
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.53
    132
    50.61
    66
    7. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    5.28
    163
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    5.13
    134
    9. Kidney Disease
    8.87
    143
    41.78
    9
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    1.53
    152
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.35
    140
    17.68
    90
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.11
    168
    62.74
    22
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    14.65
    19
    14. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    6.16
    77
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5.66
    155
    34.45
    36
    16. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    3.40
    114
    17. Hypertension
    5.24
    153
    10.27
    108
    18. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    7.21
    33
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    3.01
    58
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    4.02
    109
    21. Upper Respiratory
    4.58
    1
    0.11
    36
    22. Liver Disease
    4.07
    175
    17.91
    86
    23. Other Injuries
    4.05
    154
    8.80
    75
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    14
    2.01
    103
    25. Suicide
    3.78
    158
    6.42
    125
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.09
    166
    11.37
    25
    27. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    4.58
    23
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    145
    6.05
    70
    29. Encephalitis
    2.60
    13
    0.54
    123
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.58
    162
    3.19
    149
    31. Drug Use
    2.37
    31
    0.82
    121
    32. Low Birth Weight
    2.27
    153
    25.91
    6
    33. Drownings
    1.97
    124
    6.94
    34
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    7.53
    95
    35. Falls
    1.89
    172
    10.77
    43
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    1.56
    96
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    8.48
    11
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.64
    132
    10.10
    16
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    10.51
    13
    40. Other Neoplasms
    1.04
    162
    6.58
    7
    41. Violence
    0.91
    162
    8.37
    67
    42. Epilepsy
    0.68
    168
    2.52
    54
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.64
    24
    0.19
    71
    44. Hepatitis B
    0.37
    104
    1.07
    52
    45. Fires
    0.36
    162
    1.58
    92
    46. HIV/AIDS
    0.33
    141
    1.60
    110
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.33
    176
    20.92
    13
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.30
    155
    77.66
    15
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.25
    176
    5.45
    32
    50. Alcohol
    0.21
    178
    0.49
    147
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,082
    23.11
    32,121
    14.39
    2. Stroke
    15,530
    15.55
    14,975
    6.71
    3. Lung Cancers
    7,526
    7.54
    1,105
    0.49
    4. Lung Disease
    6,645
    6.65
    4,299
    1.93
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,478
    6.49
    17,048
    7.64
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,338
    3.34
    5,332
    2.39
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,245
    3.25
    847
    0.38
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,466
    2.47
    1,933
    0.87
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,085
    2.09
    2,363
    1.06
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,048
    2.05
    232
    0.10
    11. Hypertension
    1,939
    1.94
    1,117
    0.50
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,900
    1.90
    205
    0.09
    13. Upper Respiratory
    1,825
    1.83
    31
    0.01
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,769
    1.77
    7,056
    3.16
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,606
    1.61
    859
    0.38
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,602
    1.60
    1,939
    0.87
    17. Bladder Cancer
    1,510
    1.51
    363
    0.16
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    1,469
    1.47
    149
    0.07
    19. Leukemia
    1,397
    1.40
    1,242
    0.56
    20. Lymphomas
    1,305
    1.31
    1,734
    0.78
    21. Encephalitis
    995
    1.00
    165
    0.07
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    943
    0.94
    5,253
    2.35
    23. Liver Disease
    882
    0.88
    2,621
    1.17
    24. Other Injuries
    753
    0.75
    2,510
    1.12
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    623
    0.62
    1,650
    0.74
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    583
    0.58
    1,250
    0.56
    27. Ovary Cancer
    566
    0.57
    320
    0.14
    28. Suicide
    557
    0.56
    1,618
    0.72
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    522
    0.52
    428
    0.19
    30. Falls
    521
    0.52
    3,392
    1.52
    31. Skin Cancers
    483
    0.48
    196
    0.09
    32. Oral Cancer
    427
    0.43
    1,254
    0.56
    33. Drownings
    375
    0.38
    2,915
    1.31
    34. Other Neoplasms
    357
    0.36
    1,092
    0.49
    35. Uterin Cancer
    345
    0.35
    348
    0.16
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    254
    0.25
    1,405
    0.63
    37. Drug Use
    244
    0.24
    182
    0.08
    38. Cervical Cancer
    243
    0.24
    628
    0.28
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.19
    6,310
    2.83
    40. Epilepsy
    147
    0.15
    825
    0.37
    41. Violence
    127
    0.13
    2,565
    1.15
    42. Low Birth Weight
    122
    0.12
    15,362
    6.88
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    119
    0.12
    35
    0.02
    44. Hepatitis B
    90
    0.09
    207
    0.09
    45. Tuberculosis
    85
    0.09
    11,580
    5.19
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    80
    0.08
    951
    0.43
    47. Fires
    80
    0.08
    463
    0.21
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55
    0.06
    7,333
    3.28
    49. Skin Disease
    52
    0.05
    118
    0.05
    50. Anemia
    44
    0.04
    4
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    7.57
    115
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    23.65
    21
    3. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    5.28
    163
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    5.13
    134
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    1.53
    152
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    14.65
    19
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    6.16
    77
    8. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    3.40
    114
    9. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    7.21
    33
    10. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    3.01
    58
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    4.02
    109
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    4.58
    23
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    7.53
    95
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    1.56
    96
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    8.48
    11
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    10.51
    13
    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.