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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 Ireland 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.

Ireland
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   Ireland IRELAND
      Iraq IRAQ   Ireland IRELAND
           
    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
     
    67.9
    71.6
    69.7
    10
    26
    17
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    68.8
    73.5
    71.1
    14
    26
    18
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    70.1
    75.4
    72.7
    20
    27
    25
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    71.9
    77.4
    74.6
    27
    26
    28
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    73.8
    79.0
    76.4
    30
    31
    30
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    78.4
    82.8
    80.6
    14
    19
    16
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    79.7
    83.4
    81.5
    16
    22
    18
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Ireland IRELAND
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    79.7
    83.4
    16
    22
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    79.9
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    80.1
    83.7
    18
    23
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    80.3
    83.8
    16
    23
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    80.5
    83.8
    16
    23
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    80.8
    83.9
    15
    23
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    81.0
    84.1
    15
    23
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    81.2
    84.2
    16
    24
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    81.6
    84.5
    16
    25
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    82.1
    84.8
    16
    25
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    82.8
    85.3
    16
    26
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    83.6
    85.9
    20
    30
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    84.6
    86.8
    24
    31
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    86.1
    87.8
    30
    37
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    87.9
    89.2
    45
    48
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    90.6
    91.4
    57
    58
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Ireland IRELAND
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    230.27
    20
    60.62
    159
    2. War
    104.88
    2
    0.00
    127
    3. Stroke
    75.79
    85
    21.34
    173
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.29
    41
    6.87
    163
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.59
    56
    26.76
    79
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.79
    37
    5.71
    158
    7. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    21.17
    34
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.93
    75
    3.01
    172
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.82
    121
    13.04
    143
    10. Violence
    17.98
    18
    0.84
    166
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    25.88
    30
    12. Lung Disease
    14.16
    149
    23.72
    83
    13. Hypertension
    12.41
    90
    2.04
    179
    14. Low Birth Weight
    12.38
    55
    1.43
    163
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.51
    51
    4.25
    143
    16. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    6.91
    43
    17. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    16.21
    97
    18. Other Neoplasms
    8.70
    3
    2.88
    88
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.65
    59
    0.35
    173
    20. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    3.05
    55
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.89
    45
    3.32
    143
    22. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    3.98
    79
    23. Tuberculosis
    6.56
    81
    0.30
    156
    24. Asthma
    6.34
    74
    0.65
    157
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    14.49
    35
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.20
    75
    0.53
    160
    27. Other Injuries
    5.79
    122
    2.76
    177
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.78
    112
    29. Liver Disease
    5.43
    166
    5.10
    168
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.99
    128
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    7.57
    9
    32. Suicide
    4.05
    154
    10.86
    66
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    6.83
    40
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.09
    66
    0.62
    153
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.01
    134
    3.58
    117
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    2.55
    112
    37. Falls
    2.32
    157
    3.44
    127
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.95
    110
    4.80
    1
    39. Drug Use
    1.90
    45
    3.88
    14
    40. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    76
    0.10
    154
    41. Fires
    1.71
    88
    0.55
    144
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    3.08
    141
    43. Meningitis
    1.54
    76
    0.19
    164
    44. Drownings
    1.40
    141
    1.12
    150
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    5.58
    34
    46. Encephalitis
    1.01
    75
    0.37
    163
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.94
    151
    0.95
    150
    48. Epilepsy
    0.78
    158
    1.26
    119
    49. Skin Disease
    0.76
    130
    0.63
    138
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    3.36
    17
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Ireland IRELAND
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    36,153
    21.07
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,463
    18.92
    5,070
    19.60
    3. Stroke
    11,205
    6.53
    1,845
    7.13
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,050
    4.69
    56
    0.22
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,393
    4.31
    1,176
    4.55
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,279
    4.24
    572
    2.21
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,199
    3.61
    147
    0.57
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    5,803
    3.38
    192
    0.74
    9. Violence
    5,771
    3.36
    40
    0.15
    10. Birth Trauma
    5,622
    3.28
    14
    0.05
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,395
    2.56
    501
    1.94
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,622
    2.11
    2,506
    9.69
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,465
    1.44
    1,930
    7.46
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,431
    1.42
    46
    0.18
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,282
    1.33
    806
    3.12
    16. Lung Disease
    1,960
    1.14
    2,029
    7.84
    17. Other Injuries
    1,910
    1.11
    196
    0.76
    18. Leukemia
    1,786
    1.04
    296
    1.14
    19. Hypertension
    1,754
    1.02
    182
    0.70
    20. Lymphomas
    1,700
    0.99
    525
    2.03
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,622
    0.95
    231
    0.89
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,525
    0.89
    234
    0.90
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,265
    0.74
    249
    0.96
    24. Tuberculosis
    1,264
    0.74
    23
    0.09
    25. Suicide
    1,128
    0.66
    543
    2.10
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,091
    0.64
    1,113
    4.30
    27. Liver Disease
    1,041
    0.61
    322
    1.24
    28. Asthma
    995
    0.58
    52
    0.20
    29. Stomach Cancer
    966
    0.56
    360
    1.39
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    803
    0.47
    259
    1.00
    31. Liver Cancer
    782
    0.46
    301
    1.16
    32. Maternal Conditions
    647
    0.38
    4
    0.02
    33. Falls
    596
    0.35
    259
    1.00
    34. Fires
    582
    0.34
    35
    0.14
    35. Drownings
    570
    0.33
    58
    0.22
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    557
    0.32
    50
    0.19
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    555
    0.32
    517
    2.00
    38. Meningitis
    551
    0.32
    10
    0.04
    39. Prostate Cancer
    508
    0.30
    579
    2.24
    40. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.28
    180
    0.70
    41. Drug Use
    474
    0.28
    182
    0.70
    42. Ovary Cancer
    424
    0.25
    289
    1.12
    43. Encephalitis
    297
    0.17
    29
    0.11
    44. Syphilis
    253
    0.15
    1
    0.00
    45. Epilepsy
    246
    0.14
    76
    0.29
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.14
    426
    1.65
    47. Malnutrition
    238
    0.14
    2
    0.01
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    206
    0.12
    415
    1.60
    49. Poisonings
    184
    0.11
    10
    0.04
    50. Cervical Cancer
    155
    0.09
    113
    0.44
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Ireland IRELAND
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    21.17
    34
    2. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    25.88
    30
    3. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    6.91
    43
    4. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    16.21
    97
    5. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    3.05
    55
    6. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    3.98
    79
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    14.49
    35
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.78
    112
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.99
    128
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    7.57
    9
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    6.83
    40
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    2.55
    112
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    3.08
    141
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    5.58
    34
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    3.36
    17
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    179
    3.12
    51
    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.