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Guyana
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Guyana and Greece 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.

Greece
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Guyana Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    71
    75
    73
     
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
    1970
    57.8
    61.6
    59.7
    83
    85
    84
     
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
    1980
    58.2
    63.7
    60.9
    105
    94
    99
     
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
    1990
    59.1
    65.6
    62.3
    127
    115
    118
     
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
    2000
    62.7
    68.4
    65.4
    114
    116
    116
     
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
    2010
    63.4
    68.6
    65.9
    128
    126
    129
     
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
    2016
    63.6
    69.0
    66.2
    140
    130
    135
     
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.6
    69.0
    140
    130
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    Age 5
    65.9
    71.0
    154
    140
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    Age 10
    66.1
    71.2
    159
    141
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    Age 15
    66.3
    71.3
    159
    144
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    Age 20
    66.7
    71.6
    162
    147
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    Age 25
    67.5
    72.0
    161
    147
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    Age 30
    68.1
    72.3
    164
    150
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    Age 35
    68.9
    72.8
    164
    152
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    Age 40
    69.8
    73.4
    168
    155
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    Age 45
    70.9
    74.2
    168
    157
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    Age 50
    72.4
    75.1
    163
    158
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    Age 55
    73.8
    76.4
    162
    156
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.8
    148
    151
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.0
    145
    154
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.3
    129
    139
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    Age 75
    82.7
    82.9
    132
    162
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    Age 80
    85.5
    85.1
    140
    170
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    Age 85
    89.0
    88.6
    138
    170
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    207.86
    24
    112.40
    97
    2. Stroke
    140.94
    19
    65.08
    119
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    98.82
    8
    4.75
    174
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    56.31
    68
    11.16
    161
    5. Prostate Cancer
    44.40
    13
    15.12
    99
    6. Hypertension
    43.24
    3
    6.69
    141
    7. Suicide
    30.33
    2
    3.31
    165
    8. HIV/AIDS
    28.95
    41
    2.25
    105
    9. Lung Disease
    25.70
    69
    20.62
    104
    10. Kidney Disease
    23.71
    45
    10.17
    122
    11. Liver Disease
    23.25
    60
    5.75
    159
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    22.92
    6
    2.71
    145
    13. Cervical Cancer
    22.73
    21
    2.06
    157
    14. Other Injuries
    22.16
    10
    3.11
    176
    15. Breast Cancer
    21.40
    40
    17.85
    78
    16. Violence
    20.04
    18
    1.71
    145
    17. Low Birth Weight
    16.68
    39
    2.77
    147
    18. Tuberculosis
    16.15
    62
    0.46
    149
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.88
    101
    7.00
    145
    20. Drownings
    15.23
    4
    2.18
    122
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    12.62
    62
    0.07
    182
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    12.02
    41
    4.37
    142
    23. Anemia
    11.32
    15
    0.01
    179
    24. Birth Trauma
    11.15
    49
    0.44
    167
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.74
    29
    6.73
    70
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.31
    99
    9.81
    76
    27. Malnutrition
    6.91
    50
    0.01
    176
    28. Uterin Cancer
    6.51
    6
    2.03
    89
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.32
    46
    1.68
    128
    30. Ovary Cancer
    6.11
    35
    5.04
    67
    31. Asthma
    4.43
    91
    0.39
    181
    32. Lung Cancers
    4.32
    138
    27.48
    23
    33. Liver Cancer
    3.92
    132
    5.74
    82
    34. Other Neoplasms
    3.88
    48
    0.04
    179
    35. Pancreas Cancer
    3.41
    96
    6.89
    39
    36. Epilepsy
    3.13
    53
    0.47
    180
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    149
    5.39
    94
    38. Malaria
    3.06
    44
    0.00
    181
    39. Alcohol
    3.05
    33
    0.22
    177
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.97
    173
    31.29
    24
    41. Fires
    2.94
    70
    0.65
    140
    42. Maternal Conditions
    2.88
    64
    0.03
    182
    43. Leukemia
    2.75
    130
    5.87
    8
    44. Lymphomas
    2.31
    160
    3.57
    125
    45. Falls
    2.08
    168
    2.47
    153
    46. Encephalitis
    1.92
    17
    0.10
    182
    47. Oral Cancer
    1.85
    134
    1.45
    156
    48. Drug Use
    1.59
    70
    2.85
    34
    49. Meningitis
    1.48
    84
    0.30
    148
    50. Syphilis
    1.23
    51
    0.03
    166
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,090
    18.90
    30,439
    28.11
    2. Stroke
    711
    12.33
    19,142
    17.68
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    540
    9.36
    1,290
    1.19
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    306
    5.31
    3,157
    2.92
    5. Hypertension
    225
    3.90
    2,019
    1.86
    6. Suicide
    222
    3.85
    471
    0.44
    7. HIV/AIDS
    212
    3.68
    257
    0.24
    8. Liver Disease
    154
    2.67
    1,254
    1.16
    9. Other Injuries
    144
    2.50
    558
    0.52
    10. Violence
    144
    2.50
    214
    0.20
    11. Kidney Disease
    136
    2.36
    2,896
    2.67
    12. Low Birth Weight
    126
    2.18
    166
    0.15
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    126
    2.18
    630
    0.58
    14. Lung Disease
    126
    2.18
    6,153
    5.68
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    118
    2.05
    890
    0.82
    16. Drownings
    113
    1.96
    360
    0.33
    17. Tuberculosis
    105
    1.82
    92
    0.08
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    91
    1.58
    290
    0.27
    19. Prostate Cancer
    89
    1.54
    2,005
    1.85
    20. Birth Trauma
    84
    1.46
    26
    0.02
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    82
    1.42
    17
    0.02
    22. Cervical Cancer
    71
    1.23
    210
    0.19
    23. Breast Cancer
    68
    1.18
    2,288
    2.11
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    66
    1.14
    1,864
    1.72
    25. Anemia
    62
    1.08
    1
    0.00
    26. Malnutrition
    40
    0.69
    3
    0.00
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    37
    0.64
    2,643
    2.44
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    35
    0.61
    462
    0.43
    29. Asthma
    26
    0.45
    92
    0.08
    30. Lung Cancers
    24
    0.42
    6,315
    5.83
    31. Other Neoplasms
    24
    0.42
    8
    0.01
    32. Malaria
    23
    0.40
    0
    0.00
    33. Liver Cancer
    23
    0.40
    1,474
    1.36
    34. Maternal Conditions
    21
    0.36
    3
    0.00
    35. Alcohol
    21
    0.36
    35
    0.03
    36. Epilepsy
    21
    0.36
    70
    0.06
    37. Fires
    21
    0.36
    135
    0.12
    38. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.35
    287
    0.27
    39. Ovary Cancer
    20
    0.35
    606
    0.56
    40. Leukemia
    20
    0.35
    1,564
    1.44
    41. Pancreas Cancer
    18
    0.31
    1,673
    1.55
    42. Stomach Cancer
    16
    0.28
    1,346
    1.24
    43. Lymphomas
    16
    0.28
    866
    0.80
    44. Encephalitis
    14
    0.24
    16
    0.01
    45. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13
    0.23
    9,830
    9.08
    46. Falls
    13
    0.23
    528
    0.49
    47. Meningitis
    11
    0.19
    58
    0.05
    48. Oral Cancer
    11
    0.19
    307
    0.28
    49. Drug Use
    11
    0.19
    279
    0.26
    50. Syphilis
    9
    0.16
    6
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guyana GUYANA   Greece GREECE
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    44.40
    13
    15.12
    99
    2. Cervical Cancer
    22.73
    21
    2.06
    157
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.40
    40
    17.85
    78
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.31
    99
    9.81
    76
    5. Uterin Cancer
    6.51
    6
    2.03
    89
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.11
    35
    5.04
    67
    7. Lung Cancers
    4.32
    138
    27.48
    23
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.92
    132
    5.74
    82
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.41
    96
    6.89
    39
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    149
    5.39
    94
    11. Leukemia
    2.75
    130
    5.87
    8
    12. Lymphomas
    2.31
    160
    3.57
    125
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.85
    134
    1.45
    156
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.78
    161
    0.94
    154
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.57
    177
    4.26
    28
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.00
    183
    2.01
    59
    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.