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Compare Iraq and Arab Emirates 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
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
     
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    84
    85
    84
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    76
    77
    78
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    66.1
    70.4
    68.2
    49
    65
    59
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    71.2
    75.3
    73.2
    33
    45
    36
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    73.4
    75.7
    74.2
    32
    55
    42
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    75.5
    77.7
    76.2
    35
    57
    43
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    76.5
    78.7
    77.2
    35
    61
    43
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
     
    76.5
    78.7
    35
    61
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
     
    77.1
    79.2
    36
    68
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
     
    77.2
    79.3
    36
    69
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
     
    77.3
    79.3
    36
    72
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
     
    77.5
    79.4
    34
    71
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
     
    77.7
    79.4
    36
    72
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
     
    77.9
    79.5
    37
    76
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
     
    78.0
    79.6
    39
    78
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
     
    78.2
    79.6
    39
    80
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
     
    78.4
    79.8
    40
    84
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
     
    78.7
    80.0
    43
    86
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
     
    79.2
    80.4
    47
    88
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
     
    79.8
    81.0
    55
    92
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
     
    81.2
    82.3
    53
    89
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
     
    82.8
    83.7
    59
    83
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
     
    84.8
    85.6
    63
    79
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
     
    87.2
    88.0
    64
    75
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
     
    90.3
    90.9
    70
    72
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.95
    19
     
    147.92
    53
    2. War
    117.30
    2
     
    0.00
    172
    3. Stroke
    94.27
    76
     
    78.00
    99
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.12
    56
     
    37.75
    61
    5. Kidney Disease
    26.26
    36
     
    23.39
    46
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.24
    40
     
    29.01
    30
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.66
    122
     
    25.54
    108
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.34
    69
     
    10.39
    126
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
     
    10.45
    153
    10. Violence
    14.52
    26
     
    2.85
    126
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
     
    6.79
    123
    12. Hypertension
    13.14
    97
     
    6.45
    142
    13. Low Birth Weight
    12.90
    55
     
    3.32
    141
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    11.02
    46
     
    4.42
    140
    15. Lung Disease
    8.56
    179
     
    18.37
    128
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.45
    3
     
    0.76
    166
    17. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
     
    4.70
    99
    18. Birth Trauma
    8.31
    65
     
    1.07
    138
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.20
    51
     
    6.77
    69
    20. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
     
    1.18
    143
    21. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
     
    2.01
    148
    22. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
     
    3.93
    168
    23. Liver Disease
    5.96
    155
     
    9.33
    132
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
     
    3.82
    155
    25. Other Injuries
    5.76
    130
     
    6.38
    119
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.48
    90
     
    1.82
    119
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.35
    74
     
    2.69
    101
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
     
    3.39
    142
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.41
    109
     
    3.01
    137
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
     
    3.06
    159
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
     
    4.89
    73
    32. Suicide
    4.03
    158
     
    2.74
    173
    33. Asthma
    3.33
    101
     
    4.14
    94
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
     
    2.27
    119
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.99
    76
     
    2.84
    79
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
     
    1.24
    167
    37. Falls
    2.36
    159
     
    3.29
    130
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.01
    76
     
    0.04
    178
    39. Drug Use
    1.81
    63
     
    2.02
    55
    40. Meningitis
    1.80
    77
     
    3.04
    66
    41. Fires
    1.76
    85
     
    1.69
    88
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
     
    4.03
    133
    43. Drownings
    1.41
    142
     
    1.10
    147
    44. Encephalitis
    1.30
    45
     
    0.29
    143
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
     
    1.62
    120
    46. Malnutrition
    0.93
    109
     
    0.58
    122
    47. Epilepsy
    0.92
    151
     
    1.09
    144
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    154
     
    1.75
    123
    49. Skin Disease
    0.80
    133
     
    1.87
    89
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
     
    0.47
    164
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. War
    39,448
    22.40
     
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,582
    18.50
     
    3,733
    26.71
    3. Stroke
    14,315
    8.13
     
    1,699
    12.16
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,339
    4.73
     
    184
    1.32
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,218
    4.67
     
    413
    2.96
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,476
    3.68
     
    902
    6.45
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,382
    3.62
     
    756
    5.41
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    6,274
    3.56
     
    245
    1.75
    9. Birth Trauma
    5,372
    3.05
     
    59
    0.42
    10. Violence
    4,624
    2.63
     
    341
    2.44
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,273
    2.43
     
    613
    4.39
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,441
    1.95
     
    304
    2.18
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,524
    1.43
     
    41
    0.29
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,285
    1.30
     
    205
    1.47
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,173
    1.23
     
    155
    1.11
    16. Hypertension
    1,993
    1.13
     
    143
    1.02
    17. Other Injuries
    1,812
    1.03
     
    423
    3.03
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,771
    1.01
     
    261
    1.87
    19. Leukemia
    1,737
    0.99
     
    107
    0.77
    20. Lymphomas
    1,598
    0.91
     
    163
    1.17
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,589
    0.90
     
    11
    0.08
    22. Lung Disease
    1,261
    0.72
     
    520
    3.72
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,125
    0.64
     
    24
    0.17
    24. Liver Disease
    1,124
    0.64
     
    285
    2.04
    25. Suicide
    1,109
    0.63
     
    261
    1.87
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,066
    0.61
     
    125
    0.89
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,015
    0.58
     
    149
    1.07
    28. Tuberculosis
    952
    0.54
     
    39
    0.28
    29. Stomach Cancer
    903
    0.51
     
    101
    0.72
    30. Liver Cancer
    693
    0.39
     
    87
    0.62
    31. Maternal Conditions
    679
    0.39
     
    5
    0.04
    32. Meningitis
    621
    0.35
     
    101
    0.72
    33. Falls
    612
    0.35
     
    257
    1.84
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    601
    0.34
     
    89
    0.64
    35. Fires
    582
    0.33
     
    89
    0.64
    36. Drownings
    568
    0.32
     
    83
    0.59
    37. Asthma
    566
    0.32
     
    174
    1.25
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    491
    0.28
     
    66
    0.47
    39. Drug Use
    457
    0.26
     
    150
    1.07
    40. Oral Cancer
    443
    0.25
     
    58
    0.42
    41. Prostate Cancer
    432
    0.25
     
    36
    0.26
    42. Ovary Cancer
    406
    0.23
     
    56
    0.40
    43. Encephalitis
    370
    0.21
     
    16
    0.11
    44. Malnutrition
    306
    0.17
     
    10
    0.07
    45. Epilepsy
    294
    0.17
     
    85
    0.61
    46. Pertussis
    243
    0.14
     
    12
    0.09
    47. Leishmaniasis
    227
    0.13
     
    0
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    190
    0.11
     
    52
    0.37
    49. Skin Disease
    181
    0.10
     
    39
    0.28
    50. Poisonings
    180
    0.10
     
    27
    0.19
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Arab Emirates ARAB EMIRATES
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
     
    10.45
    153
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
     
    6.79
    123
    3. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
     
    4.70
    99
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
     
    1.18
    143
    5. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
     
    2.01
    148
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
     
    3.93
    168
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
     
    3.82
    155
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
     
    3.39
    142
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
     
    3.06
    159
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
     
    4.89
    73
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
     
    2.27
    119
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
     
    1.24
    167
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
     
    4.03
    133
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
     
    1.62
    120
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
     
    0.47
    164
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.59
    175
     
    1.12
    147
     
     
     
    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.