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Compare Iraq and Ethiopia 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   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    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
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.95
    19
     
    106.06
    110
    2. War
    117.30
    2
     
    0.09
    36
    3. Stroke
    94.27
    76
     
    89.82
    86
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.12
    56
     
    28.27
    94
    5. Kidney Disease
    26.26
    36
     
    8.46
    138
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.24
    40
     
    15.22
    114
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.66
    122
     
    86.80
    44
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.34
    69
     
    36.36
    22
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
     
    25.69
    16
    10. Violence
    14.52
    26
     
    8.96
    62
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
     
    3.18
    146
    12. Hypertension
    13.14
    97
     
    25.14
    38
    13. Low Birth Weight
    12.90
    55
     
    14.01
    48
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    11.02
    46
     
    13.59
    24
    15. Lung Disease
    8.56
    179
     
    18.56
    123
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.45
    3
     
    4.60
    30
    17. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
     
    5.22
    88
    18. Birth Trauma
    8.31
    65
     
    17.57
    22
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.20
    51
     
    5.22
    101
    20. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
     
    2.05
    85
    21. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
     
    5.64
    10
    22. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
     
    6.62
    154
    23. Liver Disease
    5.96
    155
     
    26.82
    42
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
     
    6.66
    109
    25. Other Injuries
    5.76
    130
     
    14.55
    42
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.48
    90
     
    45.57
    38
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.35
    74
     
    76.12
    20
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
     
    3.10
    151
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.41
    109
     
    10.33
    44
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
     
    1.99
    177
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
     
    8.19
    7
    32. Suicide
    4.03
    158
     
    12.59
    48
    33. Asthma
    3.33
    101
     
    11.98
    50
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
     
    1.09
    158
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.99
    76
     
    3.62
    65
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
     
    2.31
    114
    37. Falls
    2.36
    159
     
    14.65
    17
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.01
    76
     
    15.52
    26
    39. Drug Use
    1.81
    63
     
    0.74
    136
    40. Meningitis
    1.80
    77
     
    18.63
    22
    41. Fires
    1.76
    85
     
    7.28
    18
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
     
    18.76
    38
    43. Drownings
    1.41
    142
     
    6.18
    57
    44. Encephalitis
    1.30
    45
     
    2.47
    11
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
     
    3.40
    66
    46. Malnutrition
    0.93
    109
     
    10.82
    42
    47. Epilepsy
    0.92
    151
     
    6.48
    18
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    154
     
    7.91
    27
    49. Skin Disease
    0.80
    133
     
    6.18
    13
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. War
    39,448
    22.40
     
    80
    0.01
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,582
    18.50
     
    46,943
    7.38
    3. Stroke
    14,315
    8.13
     
    39,571
    6.23
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,339
    4.73
     
    23,091
    3.63
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,218
    4.67
     
    68,854
    10.83
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,476
    3.68
     
    27,140
    4.27
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,382
    3.62
     
    13,005
    2.05
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    6,274
    3.56
     
    20,000
    3.15
    9. Birth Trauma
    5,372
    3.05
     
    28,958
    4.56
    10. Violence
    4,624
    2.63
     
    7,552
    1.19
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,273
    2.43
     
    4,875
    0.77
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,441
    1.95
     
    5,986
    0.94
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,524
    1.43
     
    54,357
    8.55
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,285
    1.30
     
    1,584
    0.25
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,173
    1.23
     
    7,654
    1.20
    16. Hypertension
    1,993
    1.13
     
    11,050
    1.74
    17. Other Injuries
    1,812
    1.03
     
    13,143
    2.07
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,771
    1.01
     
    2,884
    0.45
    19. Leukemia
    1,737
    0.99
     
    3,442
    0.54
    20. Lymphomas
    1,598
    0.91
     
    2,981
    0.47
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,589
    0.90
     
    2,532
    0.40
    22. Lung Disease
    1,261
    0.72
     
    8,017
    1.26
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,125
    0.64
     
    935
    0.15
    24. Liver Disease
    1,124
    0.64
     
    14,213
    2.24
    25. Suicide
    1,109
    0.63
     
    8,348
    1.31
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,066
    0.61
     
    7,538
    1.19
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,015
    0.58
     
    3,456
    0.54
    28. Tuberculosis
    952
    0.54
     
    24,240
    3.81
    29. Stomach Cancer
    903
    0.51
     
    1,545
    0.24
    30. Liver Cancer
    693
    0.39
     
    1,040
    0.16
    31. Maternal Conditions
    679
    0.39
     
    13,735
    2.16
    32. Meningitis
    621
    0.35
     
    17,774
    2.80
    33. Falls
    612
    0.35
     
    8,437
    1.33
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    601
    0.34
     
    1,985
    0.31
    35. Fires
    582
    0.33
     
    5,756
    0.91
    36. Drownings
    568
    0.32
     
    6,568
    1.03
    37. Asthma
    566
    0.32
     
    6,269
    0.99
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    491
    0.28
     
    518
    0.08
    39. Drug Use
    457
    0.26
     
    537
    0.08
    40. Oral Cancer
    443
    0.25
     
    1,277
    0.20
    41. Prostate Cancer
    432
    0.25
     
    1,335
    0.21
    42. Ovary Cancer
    406
    0.23
     
    2,296
    0.36
    43. Encephalitis
    370
    0.21
     
    3,021
    0.48
    44. Malnutrition
    306
    0.17
     
    9,120
    1.43
    45. Epilepsy
    294
    0.17
     
    5,653
    0.89
    46. Pertussis
    243
    0.14
     
    4,680
    0.74
    47. Leishmaniasis
    227
    0.13
     
    876
    0.14
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    190
    0.11
     
    1,628
    0.26
    49. Skin Disease
    181
    0.10
     
    3,359
    0.53
    50. Poisonings
    180
    0.10
     
    2,475
    0.39
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iraq IRAQ   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
     
    25.69
    16
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
     
    3.18
    146
    3. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
     
    5.22
    88
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
     
    2.05
    85
    5. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
     
    5.64
    10
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
     
    6.62
    154
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
     
    6.66
    109
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
     
    3.10
    151
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
     
    1.99
    177
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
     
    8.19
    7
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
     
    1.09
    158
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
     
    2.31
    114
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
     
    18.76
    38
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
     
    3.40
    66
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
     
    0.37
    172
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.59
    175
     
    0.95
    159
     
     
     
    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.