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Iceland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Iceland and Equatorial Guinea 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.

Equatorial Guinea
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
Iceland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    35.4
    38.4
    36.9
    161
    157
    159
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    38.4
    41.5
    39.9
    165
    162
    163
    1980
    72.1
    75.7
    73.9
    10
    22
    14
     
    41.5
    44.6
    43.0
    168
    165
    167
    1990
    74.9
    78.4
    76.6
    2
    20
    11
     
    45.2
    48.4
    46.8
    173
    171
    172
    2000
    77.7
    81.7
    79.7
    1
    9
    3
     
    51.2
    54.3
    52.7
    156
    152
    153
    2010
    80.2
    83.5
    81.8
    1
    10
    6
     
    54.9
    57.3
    56.1
    168
    167
    168
    2016
    80.9
    83.9
    82.4
    4
    18
    12
     
    57.9
    61.7
    59.5
    171
    167
    172
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    83.9
    4
    18
    57.9
    61.7
    171
    167
    Age 5
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    63.9
    67.3
    167
    163
    Age 10
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    64.7
    68.1
    166
    163
    Age 15
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    65.0
    68.5
    168
    164
    Age 20
    81.4
    84.1
    5
    18
    65.8
    69.1
    168
    164
    Age 25
    81.5
    84.2
    6
    18
    66.8
    69.9
    167
    164
    Age 30
    81.7
    84.3
    6
    18
    67.8
    70.8
    167
    162
    Age 35
    81.9
    84.3
    4
    18
    68.8
    71.8
    166
    161
    Age 40
    82.2
    84.4
    4
    18
    70.0
    72.8
    163
    162
    Age 45
    82.4
    84.6
    5
    18
    71.3
    73.9
    161
    161
    Age 50
    82.7
    84.8
    5
    21
    72.8
    75.0
    154
    161
    Age 55
    83.1
    85.1
    5
    21
    74.5
    76.2
    137
    158
    Age 60
    83.7
    85.6
    6
    21
    76.2
    77.5
    133
    157
    Age 65
    84.2
    86.2
    7
    22
    78.0
    79.0
    135
    157
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.0
    11
    25
    80.2
    80.9
    133
    155
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.2
    10
    26
    82.7
    83.2
    135
    149
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    29
    33
    85.6
    86.1
    133
    144
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    41
    44
    89.1
    89.4
    133
    137
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    80.30
    141
    126.86
    74
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    38.28
    15
    21.78
    57
    3. Stroke
    26.13
    171
    112.47
    54
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.95
    41
    4.26
    139
    5. Breast Cancer
    23.04
    24
    13.57
    125
    6. Prostate Cancer
    22.46
    54
    20.80
    61
    7. Lung Disease
    19.71
    112
    41.24
    22
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.10
    50
    3.81
    157
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.90
    156
    141.17
    17
    10. Suicide
    11.87
    64
    26.38
    8
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.51
    5
    0.67
    173
    12. Other Injuries
    6.95
    109
    18.84
    23
    13. Ovary Cancer
    5.14
    64
    3.24
    138
    14. Kidney Disease
    4.84
    173
    18.57
    71
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.59
    178
    95.77
    10
    16. Liver Cancer
    4.54
    113
    5.45
    89
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    4.44
    8
    1.65
    57
    18. Stomach Cancer
    3.73
    137
    2.35
    171
    19. Lymphomas
    3.64
    124
    4.14
    116
    20. Hypertension
    3.40
    164
    30.09
    25
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.27
    171
    23.63
    61
    22. Drug Use
    3.23
    30
    2.55
    41
    23. Leukemia
    3.11
    121
    1.04
    171
    24. Falls
    2.99
    141
    9.46
    50
    25. Bladder Cancer
    2.55
    73
    1.92
    88
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    2.46
    150
    26.37
    3
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    98
    1.48
    129
    28. Liver Disease
    2.15
    180
    31.50
    32
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.08
    172
    10.71
    32
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    1.79
    180
    16.45
    8
    31. Other Neoplasms
    1.52
    134
    3.81
    50
    32. Alcohol
    1.37
    107
    2.60
    48
    33. Skin Cancers
    1.29
    99
    0.68
    146
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.15
    140
    36.44
    43
    35. Violence
    1.10
    161
    3.53
    119
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.00
    176
    23.98
    16
    37. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    168
    2.00
    90
    38. Tuberculosis
    0.74
    142
    12.96
    66
    39. Skin Disease
    0.73
    135
    5.01
    26
    40. Oral Cancer
    0.73
    179
    5.20
    37
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.66
    168
    5.66
    54
    42. Epilepsy
    0.63
    174
    7.58
    11
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    30
    0.11
    115
    44. Poisonings
    0.54
    116
    2.75
    28
    45. Asthma
    0.42
    178
    14.63
    32
    46. Cervical Cancer
    0.40
    183
    14.08
    58
    47. Drownings
    0.40
    178
    15.40
    3
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.39
    95
    0.95
    55
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.35
    59
    0.47
    38
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.27
    178
    5.41
    28
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    440
    24.62
    486
    6.18
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    216
    12.09
    65
    0.83
    3. Stroke
    143
    8.00
    439
    5.58
    4. Lung Cancers
    126
    7.05
    21
    0.27
    5. Lung Disease
    109
    6.10
    154
    1.96
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    76
    4.25
    21
    0.27
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    66
    3.69
    936
    11.91
    8. Breast Cancer
    58
    3.25
    37
    0.47
    9. Prostate Cancer
    57
    3.19
    32
    0.41
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    50
    2.80
    4
    0.05
    11. Suicide
    43
    2.41
    191
    2.43
    12. Other Injuries
    35
    1.96
    155
    1.97
    13. Kidney Disease
    27
    1.51
    92
    1.17
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    25
    1.40
    411
    5.23
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    25
    1.40
    5
    0.06
    16. Liver Cancer
    23
    1.29
    28
    0.36
    17. Stomach Cancer
    20
    1.12
    13
    0.17
    18. Lymphomas
    20
    1.12
    32
    0.41
    19. Hypertension
    19
    1.06
    116
    1.48
    20. Leukemia
    16
    0.90
    8
    0.10
    21. Falls
    15
    0.84
    53
    0.67
    22. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.78
    11
    0.14
    23. Bladder Cancer
    14
    0.78
    8
    0.10
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.67
    9
    0.11
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    12
    0.67
    175
    2.23
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    11
    0.62
    196
    2.49
    27. Drug Use
    11
    0.62
    18
    0.23
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    0.56
    58
    0.74
    29. Liver Disease
    10
    0.56
    163
    2.07
    30. Other Neoplasms
    9
    0.50
    20
    0.25
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.39
    326
    4.15
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    0.39
    210
    2.67
    33. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.34
    3
    0.04
    34. Alcohol
    6
    0.34
    16
    0.20
    35. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.22
    61
    0.78
    36. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.22
    29
    0.37
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.22
    27
    0.34
    38. Skin Disease
    4
    0.22
    25
    0.32
    39. Violence
    4
    0.22
    27
    0.34
    40. Low Birth Weight
    3
    0.17
    346
    4.40
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    3
    0.17
    1
    0.01
    42. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.11
    6
    0.08
    43. Malnutrition
    2
    0.11
    119
    1.51
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.11
    5
    0.06
    45. Epilepsy
    2
    0.11
    61
    0.78
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2
    0.11
    30
    0.38
    47. Asthma
    2
    0.11
    75
    0.95
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2
    0.11
    2
    0.03
    49. Poisonings
    2
    0.11
    25
    0.32
    50. Drownings
    2
    0.11
    146
    1.86
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Equatorial Guinea EQUATORIAL GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.95
    41
    4.26
    139
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.04
    24
    13.57
    125
    3. Prostate Cancer
    22.46
    54
    20.80
    61
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.10
    50
    3.81
    157
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.51
    5
    0.67
    173
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.14
    64
    3.24
    138
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.54
    113
    5.45
    89
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.73
    137
    2.35
    171
    9. Lymphomas
    3.64
    124
    4.14
    116
    10. Leukemia
    3.11
    121
    1.04
    171
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.55
    73
    1.92
    88
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    98
    1.48
    129
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.29
    99
    0.68
    146
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    168
    2.00
    90
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.73
    179
    5.20
    37
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.40
    183
    14.08
    58
    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.