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Greece
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Greece 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
Greece Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112.40
    97
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    65.08
    119
    112.30
    55
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.29
    24
    18.12
    87
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.48
    23
    1.41
    173
    5. Lung Disease
    20.62
    104
    19.71
    111
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.85
    78
    13.70
    124
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.12
    99
    17.47
    79
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.16
    161
    138.44
    18
    9. Kidney Disease
    10.17
    122
    20.00
    61
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.81
    76
    3.08
    167
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.00
    145
    29.67
    39
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    6.89
    39
    1.30
    148
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.73
    70
    4.86
    110
    14. Hypertension
    6.69
    141
    10.60
    109
    15. Leukemia
    5.87
    8
    1.00
    172
    16. Liver Disease
    5.75
    159
    35.07
    25
    17. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    82
    12.74
    25
    18. Stomach Cancer
    5.39
    94
    3.60
    138
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.04
    67
    3.21
    141
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.75
    174
    50.44
    38
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    4.37
    142
    13.04
    30
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    28
    1.58
    114
    23. Lymphomas
    3.57
    125
    2.72
    142
    24. Suicide
    3.31
    165
    9.53
    96
    25. Other Injuries
    3.11
    176
    15.25
    36
    26. Drug Use
    2.85
    34
    3.21
    31
    27. Low Birth Weight
    2.77
    147
    31.60
    3
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.71
    145
    8.29
    58
    29. Falls
    2.47
    153
    13.14
    26
    30. HIV/AIDS
    2.25
    105
    28.87
    42
    31. Drownings
    2.18
    122
    6.29
    54
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    157
    18.59
    39
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    89
    1.09
    149
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.01
    59
    0.84
    134
    35. Violence
    1.71
    145
    10.97
    41
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    1.69
    54
    1.15
    83
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.68
    128
    4.97
    65
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    156
    1.38
    159
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    154
    0.66
    172
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.78
    147
    3.42
    68
    41. Fires
    0.65
    140
    5.04
    44
    42. Hepatitis B
    0.61
    77
    1.72
    37
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    31
    0.14
    88
    44. Epilepsy
    0.47
    180
    3.52
    48
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.46
    149
    36.96
    45
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.44
    167
    15.91
    31
    47. Asthma
    0.39
    181
    12.08
    49
    48. Meningitis
    0.30
    148
    15.57
    32
    49. Poisonings
    0.24
    169
    2.33
    41
    50. Alcohol
    0.22
    177
    1.69
    90
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30,439
    28.11
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    19,142
    17.68
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,830
    9.08
    268
    0.95
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,315
    5.83
    31
    0.11
    5. Lung Disease
    6,153
    5.68
    338
    1.20
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,157
    2.92
    3,769
    13.37
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,896
    2.67
    428
    1.52
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,643
    2.44
    73
    0.26
    9. Breast Cancer
    2,288
    2.11
    175
    0.62
    10. Hypertension
    2,019
    1.86
    188
    0.67
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2,005
    1.85
    110
    0.39
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,864
    1.72
    113
    0.40
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,673
    1.55
    28
    0.10
    14. Leukemia
    1,564
    1.44
    27
    0.10
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,474
    1.36
    309
    1.10
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,346
    1.24
    78
    0.28
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,290
    1.19
    888
    3.15
    18. Liver Disease
    1,254
    1.16
    771
    2.73
    19. Bladder Cancer
    1,189
    1.10
    32
    0.11
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    890
    0.82
    983
    3.49
    21. Lymphomas
    866
    0.80
    69
    0.24
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    630
    0.58
    287
    1.02
    23. Ovary Cancer
    606
    0.56
    40
    0.14
    24. Other Injuries
    558
    0.52
    547
    1.94
    25. Falls
    528
    0.49
    281
    1.00
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    506
    0.47
    18
    0.06
    27. Suicide
    471
    0.44
    240
    0.85
    28. Skin Cancers
    463
    0.43
    15
    0.05
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    462
    0.43
    100
    0.35
    30. Drownings
    360
    0.33
    260
    0.92
    31. Oral Cancer
    307
    0.28
    30
    0.11
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    290
    0.27
    753
    2.67
    33. Uterin Cancer
    287
    0.27
    11
    0.04
    34. Drug Use
    279
    0.26
    93
    0.33
    35. HIV/AIDS
    257
    0.24
    986
    3.50
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    217
    0.20
    16
    0.06
    37. Violence
    214
    0.20
    416
    1.48
    38. Cervical Cancer
    210
    0.19
    213
    0.76
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    205
    0.19
    70
    0.25
    40. Low Birth Weight
    166
    0.15
    2,144
    7.60
    41. Hepatitis B
    137
    0.13
    45
    0.16
    42. Fires
    135
    0.12
    156
    0.55
    43. Tuberculosis
    92
    0.08
    833
    2.95
    44. Asthma
    92
    0.08
    239
    0.85
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    89
    0.08
    3
    0.01
    46. Epilepsy
    70
    0.06
    112
    0.40
    47. Meningitis
    58
    0.05
    547
    1.94
    48. Skin Disease
    57
    0.05
    67
    0.24
    49. Poisonings
    36
    0.03
    100
    0.35
    50. Alcohol
    35
    0.03
    43
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.48
    23
    1.41
    173
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.85
    78
    13.70
    124
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.12
    99
    17.47
    79
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.81
    76
    3.08
    167
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.89
    39
    1.30
    148
    6. Leukemia
    5.87
    8
    1.00
    172
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    82
    12.74
    25
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.39
    94
    3.60
    138
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.04
    67
    3.21
    141
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    28
    1.58
    114
    11. Lymphomas
    3.57
    125
    2.72
    142
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    157
    18.59
    39
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    89
    1.09
    149
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.01
    59
    0.84
    134
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    156
    1.38
    159
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    154
    0.66
    172
    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.