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Iran
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Iran and Eritrea 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.

Eritrea
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
Iran Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.60
    41
    115.03
    103
    2. Stroke
    59.62
    110
    109.10
    47
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    41.62
    13
    25.63
    88
    4. Hypertension
    37.49
    8
    25.79
    21
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.37
    42
    37.70
    22
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.47
    99
    39.12
    57
    7. Lung Disease
    19.85
    115
    33.09
    47
    8. Kidney Disease
    18.83
    80
    11.69
    117
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.35
    127
    105.60
    25
    10. Stomach Cancer
    15.44
    16
    2.61
    170
    11. Breast Cancer
    10.81
    147
    27.85
    10
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.72
    140
    7.80
    151
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.62
    22
    4.65
    43
    14. Lung Cancers
    8.60
    109
    2.67
    151
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.48
    86
    5.99
    120
    16. Liver Disease
    7.18
    152
    33.44
    24
    17. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
    7.48
    28
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.03
    97
    9.28
    75
    19. Asthma
    5.75
    75
    11.11
    45
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    5.28
    128
    7.00
    105
    21. Leukemia
    5.13
    24
    5.70
    11
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.84
    13
    1.87
    100
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.82
    89
    15.27
    58
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    4.39
    8
    1.76
    124
    25. Violence
    4.25
    108
    9.71
    53
    26. Suicide
    4.02
    155
    13.79
    32
    27. Ovary Cancer
    4.00
    112
    8.71
    4
    28. Other Injuries
    3.66
    161
    17.21
    17
    29. Falls
    3.65
    122
    18.04
    16
    30. Birth Trauma
    3.44
    83
    10.69
    52
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.24
    146
    7.17
    55
    32. Liver Cancer
    2.98
    164
    3.63
    142
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.85
    97
    11.24
    12
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.82
    96
    101.01
    13
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.80
    141
    6.47
    59
    36. Drug Use
    2.68
    26
    0.41
    158
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    124
    1.26
    161
    38. Fires
    2.13
    75
    7.94
    8
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.56
    102
    4.31
    47
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.53
    170
    4.73
    45
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.45
    121
    23.64
    54
    42. Poisonings
    1.27
    58
    4.19
    2
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.21
    149
    3.25
    70
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.19
    177
    15.82
    50
    45. Meningitis
    1.10
    92
    23.27
    18
    46. Drownings
    1.00
    152
    6.33
    43
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.95
    58
    4.31
    11
    48. Skin Disease
    0.90
    125
    5.42
    19
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.83
    171
    1.36
    133
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    150
    0.84
    145
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    96,169
    28.62
    2,414
    8.13
    2. Stroke
    31,283
    9.31
    2,374
    8.00
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    21,831
    6.50
    1,300
    4.38
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    20,494
    6.10
    436
    1.47
    5. Hypertension
    19,428
    5.78
    531
    1.79
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,842
    4.42
    865
    2.91
    7. Lung Disease
    10,378
    3.09
    700
    2.36
    8. Kidney Disease
    10,143
    3.02
    281
    0.95
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,064
    3.00
    3,576
    12.05
    10. Stomach Cancer
    8,640
    2.57
    63
    0.21
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,165
    1.54
    164
    0.55
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,987
    1.48
    110
    0.37
    13. Lung Cancers
    4,977
    1.48
    65
    0.22
    14. Low Birth Weight
    4,663
    1.39
    782
    2.63
    15. Liver Disease
    4,108
    1.22
    832
    2.80
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    4,090
    1.22
    578
    1.95
    17. HIV/AIDS
    4,040
    1.20
    535
    1.80
    18. Lymphomas
    3,887
    1.16
    210
    0.71
    19. Breast Cancer
    3,635
    1.08
    414
    1.39
    20. Violence
    3,613
    1.08
    389
    1.31
    21. Suicide
    3,259
    0.97
    393
    1.32
    22. Leukemia
    3,240
    0.96
    175
    0.59
    23. Asthma
    3,077
    0.92
    278
    0.94
    24. Birth Trauma
    2,662
    0.79
    901
    3.04
    25. Bladder Cancer
    2,619
    0.78
    42
    0.14
    26. Other Injuries
    2,573
    0.77
    647
    2.18
    27. Prostate Cancer
    2,542
    0.76
    76
    0.26
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    2,213
    0.66
    32
    0.11
    29. Falls
    2,206
    0.66
    424
    1.43
    30. Drug Use
    2,136
    0.64
    14
    0.05
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,822
    0.54
    181
    0.61
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,767
    0.53
    3,041
    10.25
    33. Liver Cancer
    1,720
    0.51
    92
    0.31
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    1,686
    0.50
    212
    0.71
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,517
    0.45
    256
    0.86
    36. Fires
    1,506
    0.45
    267
    0.90
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    1,330
    0.40
    30
    0.10
    38. Ovary Cancer
    1,256
    0.37
    119
    0.40
    39. Poisonings
    960
    0.29
    207
    0.70
    40. Oral Cancer
    954
    0.28
    126
    0.42
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    867
    0.26
    106
    0.36
    42. Tuberculosis
    855
    0.25
    639
    2.15
    43. Drownings
    778
    0.23
    275
    0.93
    44. Other Neoplasms
    766
    0.23
    88
    0.30
    45. Meningitis
    694
    0.21
    884
    2.98
    46. Hepatitis B
    590
    0.18
    123
    0.41
    47. War
    575
    0.17
    0
    0.00
    48. Epilepsy
    529
    0.16
    129
    0.43
    49. Skin Disease
    470
    0.14
    144
    0.49
    50. Skin Cancers
    411
    0.12
    20
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iran IRAN   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    15.44
    16
    2.61
    170
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.81
    147
    27.85
    10
    3. Prostate Cancer
    9.72
    140
    7.80
    151
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.62
    22
    4.65
    43
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.60
    109
    2.67
    151
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.48
    86
    5.99
    120
    7. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
    7.48
    28
    8. Leukemia
    5.13
    24
    5.70
    11
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.84
    13
    1.87
    100
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.00
    112
    8.71
    4
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.98
    164
    3.63
    142
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.28
    124
    1.26
    161
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.53
    170
    4.73
    45
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.19
    177
    15.82
    50
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.83
    171
    1.36
    133
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    150
    0.84
    145
    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.