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Iceland
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 Iceland and Yemen 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.

Yemen
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   Yemen YEMEN
      Iceland ICELAND   Yemen YEMEN
           
    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
     
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
    1980
    72.1
    75.7
    73.9
    10
    22
    14
     
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
    1990
    74.9
    78.4
    76.6
    2
    20
    11
     
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
    2000
    77.7
    81.7
    79.7
    1
    9
    3
     
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
    2010
    80.2
    83.5
    81.8
    1
    10
    6
     
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
    2016
    80.9
    83.9
    82.4
    4
    18
    12
     
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Yemen YEMEN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    83.9
    4
    18
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    Age 5
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    Age 10
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    Age 15
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    Age 20
    81.4
    84.1
    5
    18
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    Age 25
    81.5
    84.2
    6
    18
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    Age 30
    81.7
    84.3
    6
    18
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    Age 35
    81.9
    84.3
    4
    18
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    Age 40
    82.2
    84.4
    4
    18
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    Age 45
    82.4
    84.6
    5
    18
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    Age 50
    82.7
    84.8
    5
    21
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    Age 55
    83.1
    85.1
    5
    21
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    Age 60
    83.7
    85.6
    6
    21
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    Age 65
    84.2
    86.2
    7
    22
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.0
    11
    25
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.2
    10
    26
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    29
    33
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    41
    44
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Yemen YEMEN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62.55
    158
    345.80
    3
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    29.37
    62
    46.37
    7
    3. Lung Cancers
    25.17
    35
    4.19
    140
    4. Prostate Cancer
    21.07
    59
    3.15
    173
    5. Stroke
    19.96
    175
    150.17
    5
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.84
    47
    18.26
    68
    7. Lung Disease
    18.95
    120
    42.38
    20
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.78
    41
    4.01
    154
    9. Suicide
    13.28
    41
    9.79
    78
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.21
    7
    2.32
    121
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.19
    168
    57.27
    61
    12. Other Injuries
    7.19
    95
    9.59
    65
    13. Lymphomas
    5.34
    97
    7.15
    36
    14. Ovary Cancer
    4.88
    76
    3.86
    117
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    4.64
    6
    3.18
    42
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.51
    176
    38.03
    61
    17. Liver Cancer
    3.58
    146
    3.18
    158
    18. Drug Use
    3.55
    20
    1.25
    77
    19. Leukemia
    3.39
    115
    5.80
    10
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.38
    63
    4.76
    40
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.33
    143
    4.21
    122
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.30
    168
    29.03
    45
    23. Kidney Disease
    3.12
    180
    40.47
    12
    24. Falls
    3.10
    140
    8.51
    55
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    56
    1.48
    133
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    3.00
    135
    5.64
    78
    27. Hypertension
    2.75
    167
    12.49
    89
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.49
    175
    9.60
    46
    29. Liver Disease
    2.28
    182
    19.16
    79
    30. Alcohol
    2.27
    67
    0.56
    144
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.12
    172
    6.42
    68
    32. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    153
    3.54
    81
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    116
    0.30
    183
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.63
    90
    0.75
    149
    35. Epilepsy
    1.29
    117
    2.55
    53
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.21
    176
    2.22
    152
    37. Violence
    1.17
    154
    6.30
    86
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.15
    150
    5.94
    14
    39. Low Birth Weight
    0.97
    174
    19.50
    23
    40. Drownings
    0.77
    163
    5.99
    50
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.74
    17
    0.17
    81
    42. Skin Disease
    0.53
    147
    2.00
    90
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.51
    161
    17.16
    60
    44. Malnutrition
    0.50
    120
    2.02
    83
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.48
    177
    6.41
    51
    46. Asthma
    0.38
    178
    14.23
    29
    47. Anemia
    0.35
    40
    0.05
    110
    48. Encephalitis
    0.28
    173
    0.79
    91
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.27
    119
    0.95
    57
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.25
    177
    6.54
    24
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iceland ICELAND   Yemen YEMEN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    452
    23.35
    35,367
    22.34
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    231
    11.93
    3,311
    2.09
    3. Stroke
    143
    7.39
    15,465
    9.77
    4. Lung Cancers
    139
    7.18
    443
    0.28
    5. Lung Disease
    126
    6.51
    4,177
    2.64
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    77
    3.98
    532
    0.34
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    68
    3.51
    12,257
    7.74
    8. Prostate Cancer
    62
    3.20
    115
    0.07
    9. Breast Cancer
    57
    2.94
    1,262
    0.80
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    52
    2.69
    269
    0.17
    11. Suicide
    47
    2.43
    2,335
    1.47
    12. Other Injuries
    43
    2.22
    2,270
    1.43
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    33
    1.70
    243
    0.15
    14. Lymphomas
    32
    1.65
    1,125
    0.71
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    28
    1.45
    3,854
    2.43
    16. Kidney Disease
    25
    1.29
    4,522
    2.86
    17. Hypertension
    22
    1.14
    1,257
    0.79
    18. Stomach Cancer
    21
    1.08
    470
    0.30
    19. Liver Cancer
    20
    1.03
    387
    0.24
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    19
    0.98
    502
    0.32
    21. Falls
    19
    0.98
    1,640
    1.04
    22. Bladder Cancer
    18
    0.93
    146
    0.09
    23. Leukemia
    18
    0.93
    1,253
    0.79
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    16
    0.83
    1,177
    0.74
    25. Ovary Cancer
    15
    0.77
    248
    0.16
    26. Drug Use
    13
    0.67
    258
    0.16
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    13
    0.67
    6,992
    4.42
    28. Liver Disease
    11
    0.57
    2,375
    1.50
    29. Oral Cancer
    10
    0.52
    452
    0.29
    30. Alcohol
    10
    0.52
    89
    0.06
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    0.52
    932
    0.59
    32. Skin Cancers
    8
    0.41
    78
    0.05
    33. Other Neoplasms
    8
    0.41
    745
    0.47
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    8
    0.41
    4,056
    2.56
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5
    0.26
    4,683
    2.96
    36. Epilepsy
    5
    0.26
    651
    0.41
    37. Malnutrition
    4
    0.21
    374
    0.24
    38. Uterin Cancer
    4
    0.21
    19
    0.01
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    4
    0.21
    28
    0.02
    40. Skin Disease
    4
    0.21
    182
    0.11
    41. Drownings
    4
    0.21
    1,887
    1.19
    42. Violence
    4
    0.21
    1,671
    1.06
    43. Anemia
    3
    0.15
    12
    0.01
    44. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.15
    131
    0.08
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.15
    698
    0.44
    46. Encephalitis
    2
    0.10
    214
    0.14
    47. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.10
    149
    0.09
    48. Low Birth Weight
    2
    0.10
    9,005
    5.69
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2
    0.10
    1,079
    0.68
    50. Asthma
    2
    0.10
    1,776
    1.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   Yemen YEMEN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.17
    35
    4.19
    140
    2. Prostate Cancer
    21.07
    59
    3.15
    173
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.84
    47
    18.26
    68
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.78
    41
    4.01
    154
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.21
    7
    2.32
    121
    6. Lymphomas
    5.34
    97
    7.15
    36
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.88
    76
    3.86
    117
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.58
    146
    3.18
    158
    9. Leukemia
    3.39
    115
    5.80
    10
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.38
    63
    4.76
    40
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.33
    143
    4.21
    122
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    56
    1.48
    133
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    153
    3.54
    81
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    116
    0.30
    183
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.63
    90
    0.75
    149
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.21
    176
    2.22
    152
    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.