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Iraq
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 Iraq and Costa Rica 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.

Costa Rica
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
Iraq Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
     
    60.5
    63.3
    61.9
    56
    54
    56
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.95
    19
    72.38
    155
    2. War
    117.30
    2
    0.00
    75
    3. Stroke
    94.27
    76
    29.79
    164
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.12
    56
    16.37
    131
    5. Kidney Disease
    26.26
    36
    11.98
    108
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.24
    40
    9.96
    153
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.66
    122
    13.81
    153
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.34
    69
    14.32
    109
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    15.72
    105
    10. Violence
    14.52
    26
    8.82
    63
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    6.77
    124
    12. Hypertension
    13.14
    97
    9.40
    117
    13. Low Birth Weight
    12.90
    55
    4.65
    121
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    11.02
    46
    7.31
    113
    15. Lung Disease
    8.56
    179
    20.42
    107
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.45
    3
    6.04
    11
    17. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    7.15
    33
    18. Birth Trauma
    8.31
    65
    1.28
    132
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.20
    51
    4.84
    112
    20. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.89
    93
    21. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    5.33
    18
    22. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    21.69
    59
    23. Liver Disease
    5.96
    155
    6.88
    148
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    11.73
    60
    25. Other Injuries
    5.76
    130
    10.46
    68
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.48
    90
    1.08
    132
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.35
    74
    2.30
    110
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    16.27
    13
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.41
    109
    3.85
    120
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    6.20
    73
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    3.35
    132
    32. Suicide
    4.03
    158
    7.34
    124
    33. Asthma
    3.33
    101
    0.89
    150
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    5.19
    66
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.99
    76
    1.01
    132
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    1.94
    132
    37. Falls
    2.36
    159
    2.01
    170
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.01
    76
    0.34
    121
    39. Drug Use
    1.81
    63
    0.93
    113
    40. Meningitis
    1.80
    77
    0.50
    132
    41. Fires
    1.76
    85
    0.36
    166
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    6.62
    106
    43. Drownings
    1.41
    142
    2.60
    109
    44. Encephalitis
    1.30
    45
    0.42
    125
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    1.48
    128
    46. Malnutrition
    0.93
    109
    0.65
    119
    47. Epilepsy
    0.92
    151
    1.23
    132
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    154
    1.62
    133
    49. Skin Disease
    0.80
    133
    1.91
    87
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    2.13
    56
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    39,448
    22.40
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,582
    18.50
    3,758
    19.49
    3. Stroke
    14,315
    8.13
    1,546
    8.02
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,339
    4.73
    183
    0.95
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,218
    4.67
    704
    3.65
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,476
    3.68
    719
    3.73
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,382
    3.62
    850
    4.41
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    6,274
    3.56
    294
    1.52
    9. Birth Trauma
    5,372
    3.05
    50
    0.26
    10. Violence
    4,624
    2.63
    440
    2.28
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,273
    2.43
    619
    3.21
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,441
    1.95
    517
    2.68
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,524
    1.43
    117
    0.61
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,285
    1.30
    352
    1.83
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,173
    1.23
    425
    2.20
    16. Hypertension
    1,993
    1.13
    488
    2.53
    17. Other Injuries
    1,812
    1.03
    538
    2.79
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,771
    1.01
    249
    1.29
    19. Leukemia
    1,737
    0.99
    268
    1.39
    20. Lymphomas
    1,598
    0.91
    369
    1.91
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,589
    0.90
    311
    1.61
    22. Lung Disease
    1,261
    0.72
    1,059
    5.49
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,125
    0.64
    98
    0.51
    24. Liver Disease
    1,124
    0.64
    357
    1.85
    25. Suicide
    1,109
    0.63
    370
    1.92
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,066
    0.61
    195
    1.01
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,015
    0.58
    609
    3.16
    28. Tuberculosis
    952
    0.54
    55
    0.29
    29. Stomach Cancer
    903
    0.51
    844
    4.38
    30. Liver Cancer
    693
    0.39
    322
    1.67
    31. Maternal Conditions
    679
    0.39
    17
    0.09
    32. Meningitis
    621
    0.35
    24
    0.12
    33. Falls
    612
    0.35
    103
    0.53
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    601
    0.34
    52
    0.27
    35. Fires
    582
    0.33
    18
    0.09
    36. Drownings
    568
    0.32
    129
    0.67
    37. Asthma
    566
    0.32
    46
    0.24
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    491
    0.28
    270
    1.40
    39. Drug Use
    457
    0.26
    47
    0.24
    40. Oral Cancer
    443
    0.25
    100
    0.52
    41. Prostate Cancer
    432
    0.25
    518
    2.69
    42. Ovary Cancer
    406
    0.23
    90
    0.47
    43. Encephalitis
    370
    0.21
    20
    0.10
    44. Malnutrition
    306
    0.17
    33
    0.17
    45. Epilepsy
    294
    0.17
    62
    0.32
    46. Pertussis
    243
    0.14
    0
    0.00
    47. Leishmaniasis
    227
    0.13
    0
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    190
    0.11
    77
    0.40
    49. Skin Disease
    181
    0.10
    98
    0.51
    50. Poisonings
    180
    0.10
    19
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    15.72
    105
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    6.77
    124
    3. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    7.15
    33
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.89
    93
    5. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    5.33
    18
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    21.69
    59
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    11.73
    60
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    16.27
    13
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    6.20
    73
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    3.35
    132
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    5.19
    66
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    1.94
    132
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    6.62
    106
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    1.48
    128
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    2.13
    56
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.59
    175
    2.58
    71
    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.