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Compare Iran and Micronesia 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   Micronesia MICRONESIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
     
    57.3
    58.4
    57.8
    66
    72
    67
    1970
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
     
    61.3
    62.4
    61.8
    65
    80
    72
    1980
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
     
    64.6
    65.7
    65.1
    65
    86
    82
    1990
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
     
    65.7
    66.8
    66.3
    81
    111
    99
    2000
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
     
    66.0
    68.1
    67.0
    97
    117
    110
    2010
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
     
    67.5
    69.9
    68.7
    102
    122
    113
    2016
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
     
    68.4
    70.8
    69.6
    108
    124
    121
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   Micronesia MICRONESIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
     
    68.4
    70.8
    108
    124
    Age 5
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
     
    70.8
    73.1
    100
    125
    Age 10
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
     
    71.1
    73.4
    100
    126
    Age 15
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
     
    71.2
    73.5
    100
    126
    Age 20
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
     
    71.5
    73.7
    101
    128
    Age 25
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
     
    71.9
    74.0
    103
    129
    Age 30
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
     
    72.3
    74.3
    106
    131
    Age 35
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
     
    72.6
    74.7
    108
    131
    Age 40
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
     
    73.0
    75.1
    107
    132
    Age 45
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
     
    73.6
    75.6
    113
    134
    Age 50
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
     
    74.3
    76.3
    118
    138
    Age 55
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
     
    75.2
    77.1
    123
    137
    Age 60
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
     
    76.5
    78.1
    126
    143
    Age 65
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
     
    78.1
    79.4
    131
    143
    Age 70
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
     
    80.1
    81.1
    136
    145
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
     
    82.6
    83.2
    140
    147
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
     
    85.5
    86.0
    142
    150
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
     
    88.9
    89.3
    146
    151
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   Micronesia MICRONESIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    170.87
    35
     
    156.80
    42
    2. Stroke
    83.32
    91
     
    99.12
    71
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    35.41
    19
     
    19.09
    81
    4. Hypertension
    32.25
    17
     
    17.86
    58
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    30.32
    38
     
    2.34
    183
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.67
    133
     
    50.36
    74
    7. Lung Disease
    18.84
    119
     
    33.08
    41
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.46
    126
     
    81.22
    17
    9. Stomach Cancer
    16.11
    14
     
    7.87
    61
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.28
    99
     
    50.67
    4
    11. Breast Cancer
    10.51
    152
     
    21.54
    37
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.56
    137
     
    19.12
    71
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.32
    19
     
    1.82
    112
    14. Lung Cancers
    8.41
    106
     
    17.58
    70
    15. Asthma
    8.11
    74
     
    12.58
    44
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.80
    93
     
    8.64
    84
    17. Liver Disease
    6.99
    147
     
    15.26
    88
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.09
    102
     
    12.25
    59
    19. Lymphomas
    5.78
    73
     
    4.22
    112
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    5.55
    134
     
    9.83
    68
    21. Leukemia
    5.17
    24
     
    4.73
    40
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.66
    16
     
    1.29
    136
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.62
    91
     
    0.00
    176
    24. Other Injuries
    4.40
    157
     
    8.01
    97
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.37
    125
     
    13.25
    18
    26. Violence
    4.07
    108
     
    5.00
    94
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.75
    116
     
    3.88
    106
    28. Suicide
    3.61
    164
     
    11.09
    74
    29. Birth Trauma
    3.35
    84
     
    8.66
    63
    30. Falls
    3.27
    131
     
    3.43
    126
    31. Fires
    3.01
    69
     
    1.46
    98
    32. Drug Use
    2.78
    35
     
    0.48
    155
    33. Liver Cancer
    2.75
    166
     
    8.75
    44
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.69
    98
     
    4.02
    76
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.44
    152
     
    8.60
    57
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.21
    112
     
    7.31
    73
    37. Tuberculosis
    2.13
    111
     
    18.55
    58
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    124
     
    3.96
    83
    39. War
    1.65
    16
     
    0.00
    126
    40. Poisonings
    1.55
    58
     
    1.10
    75
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.40
    157
     
    4.09
    65
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.27
    174
     
    9.21
    83
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.23
    148
     
    1.52
    133
    44. Meningitis
    1.23
    91
     
    2.33
    69
    45. Drownings
    1.01
    153
     
    6.22
    55
    46. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    64
     
    0.49
    86
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    143
     
    1.90
    65
    48. Uterin Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
    5.76
    10
    49. Epilepsy
    0.64
    173
     
    1.30
    125
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.60
    145
     
    1.25
    74
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Iran IRAN   Micronesia MICRONESIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89,116
    27.47
     
    103
    17.98
    2. Stroke
    42,356
    13.06
     
    65
    11.34
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,143
    6.83
     
    2
    0.35
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17,175
    5.29
     
    11
    1.92
    5. Hypertension
    16,415
    5.06
     
    12
    2.09
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,173
    3.44
     
    40
    6.98
    7. Lung Disease
    9,709
    2.99
     
    22
    3.84
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,270
    2.86
     
    54
    9.42
    9. Stomach Cancer
    8,850
    2.73
     
    5
    0.87
    10. Kidney Disease
    7,067
    2.18
     
    34
    5.93
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,303
    1.63
     
    1
    0.17
    12. Lung Cancers
    4,816
    1.48
     
    12
    2.09
    13. Low Birth Weight
    4,712
    1.45
     
    17
    2.97
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,691
    1.45
     
    6
    1.05
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    4,237
    1.31
     
    13
    2.27
    16. Asthma
    4,229
    1.30
     
    8
    1.40
    17. Liver Disease
    3,903
    1.20
     
    11
    1.92
    18. HIV/AIDS
    3,893
    1.20
     
    0
    0.00
    19. Breast Cancer
    3,545
    1.09
     
    8
    1.40
    20. Lymphomas
    3,498
    1.08
     
    3
    0.52
    21. Violence
    3,259
    1.00
     
    5
    0.87
    22. Leukemia
    3,240
    1.00
     
    4
    0.70
    23. Other Injuries
    3,046
    0.94
     
    8
    1.40
    24. Suicide
    2,836
    0.87
     
    12
    2.09
    25. Birth Trauma
    2,588
    0.80
     
    12
    2.09
    26. Prostate Cancer
    2,483
    0.77
     
    5
    0.87
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2,475
    0.76
     
    1
    0.17
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,391
    0.74
     
    10
    1.75
    29. Drug Use
    2,122
    0.65
     
    0
    0.00
    30. Fires
    2,068
    0.64
     
    1
    0.17
    31. Falls
    1,954
    0.60
     
    3
    0.52
    32. Liver Cancer
    1,563
    0.48
     
    6
    1.05
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,452
    0.45
     
    8
    1.40
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    1,445
    0.45
     
    6
    1.05
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,426
    0.44
     
    3
    0.52
    36. War
    1,388
    0.43
     
    0
    0.00
    37. Tuberculosis
    1,323
    0.41
     
    14
    2.44
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1,194
    0.37
     
    3
    0.52
    39. Ovary Cancer
    1,179
    0.36
     
    1
    0.17
    40. Poisonings
    1,128
    0.35
     
    1
    0.17
    41. Oral Cancer
    855
    0.26
     
    3
    0.52
    42. Drownings
    774
    0.24
     
    7
    1.22
    43. Meningitis
    771
    0.24
     
    3
    0.52
    44. Other Neoplasms
    768
    0.24
     
    1
    0.17
    45. Hepatitis B
    478
    0.15
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Epilepsy
    448
    0.14
     
    1
    0.17
    47. Skin Cancers
    405
    0.12
     
    1
    0.17
    48. Cervical Cancer
    390
    0.12
     
    3
    0.52
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    314
    0.10
     
    7
    1.22
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    297
    0.09
     
    1
    0.17
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   Micronesia MICRONESIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    16.11
    14
     
    7.87
    61
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.51
    152
     
    21.54
    37
    3. Prostate Cancer
    9.56
    137
     
    19.12
    71
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.32
    19
     
    1.82
    112
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.41
    106
     
    17.58
    70
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.80
    93
     
    8.64
    84
    7. Lymphomas
    5.78
    73
     
    4.22
    112
    8. Leukemia
    5.17
    24
     
    4.73
    40
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.66
    16
     
    1.29
    136
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.75
    116
     
    3.88
    106
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.75
    166
     
    8.75
    44
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    124
     
    3.96
    83
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.40
    157
     
    4.09
    65
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.27
    174
     
    9.21
    83
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    143
     
    1.90
    65
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
    5.76
    10
     
     
     
    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.