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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 Jordan 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.

Jordan
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   Jordan JORDAN
      Iraq IRAQ   Jordan JORDAN
           
    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
     
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Jordan JORDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Jordan JORDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    230.27
    20
    172.28
    52
    2. War
    104.88
    2
    0.38
    32
    3. Stroke
    75.79
    85
    74.71
    88
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.29
    41
    52.42
    38
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.59
    56
    46.33
    8
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.79
    37
    42.41
    8
    7. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    18.45
    64
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.93
    75
    27.46
    49
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.82
    121
    21.86
    110
    10. Violence
    17.98
    18
    3.08
    121
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    12.23
    97
    12. Lung Disease
    14.16
    149
    15.31
    142
    13. Hypertension
    12.41
    90
    39.37
    7
    14. Low Birth Weight
    12.38
    55
    8.20
    85
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.51
    51
    9.20
    53
    16. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    6.53
    52
    17. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    10.46
    134
    18. Other Neoplasms
    8.70
    3
    2.90
    86
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.65
    59
    2.39
    101
    20. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    3.15
    51
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.89
    45
    3.63
    138
    22. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    4.33
    64
    23. Tuberculosis
    6.56
    81
    0.30
    154
    24. Asthma
    6.34
    74
    3.42
    93
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    13.92
    40
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.20
    75
    1.73
    116
    27. Other Injuries
    5.79
    122
    6.03
    120
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.38
    118
    29. Liver Disease
    5.43
    166
    13.05
    102
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.61
    143
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    3.31
    141
    32. Suicide
    4.05
    154
    3.71
    160
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    3.57
    92
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.09
    66
    0.94
    139
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.01
    134
    4.55
    97
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    1.34
    173
    37. Falls
    2.32
    157
    3.17
    135
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.95
    110
    3.42
    31
    39. Drug Use
    1.90
    45
    1.80
    56
    40. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    76
    1.36
    85
    41. Fires
    1.71
    88
    2.58
    64
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    0.78
    183
    43. Meningitis
    1.54
    76
    0.89
    102
    44. Drownings
    1.40
    141
    1.19
    146
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    0.74
    175
    46. Encephalitis
    1.01
    75
    0.27
    174
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.94
    151
    2.22
    111
    48. Epilepsy
    0.78
    158
    1.05
    137
    49. Skin Disease
    0.76
    130
    2.62
    77
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    0.53
    168
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Jordan JORDAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    36,153
    21.07
    34
    0.10
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,463
    18.92
    7,615
    22.97
    3. Stroke
    11,205
    6.53
    3,167
    9.55
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,050
    4.69
    1,140
    3.44
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,393
    4.31
    1,253
    3.78
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,279
    4.24
    2,347
    7.08
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,199
    3.61
    2,244
    6.77
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    5,803
    3.38
    1,207
    3.64
    9. Violence
    5,771
    3.36
    271
    0.82
    10. Birth Trauma
    5,622
    3.28
    332
    1.00
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,395
    2.56
    1,938
    5.85
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,622
    2.11
    1,714
    5.17
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,465
    1.44
    598
    1.80
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,431
    1.42
    157
    0.47
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,282
    1.33
    507
    1.53
    16. Lung Disease
    1,960
    1.14
    652
    1.97
    17. Other Injuries
    1,910
    1.11
    477
    1.44
    18. Leukemia
    1,786
    1.04
    283
    0.85
    19. Hypertension
    1,754
    1.02
    1,651
    4.98
    20. Lymphomas
    1,700
    0.99
    360
    1.09
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,622
    0.95
    158
    0.48
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,525
    0.89
    185
    0.56
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,265
    0.74
    144
    0.43
    24. Tuberculosis
    1,264
    0.74
    15
    0.05
    25. Suicide
    1,128
    0.66
    273
    0.82
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,091
    0.64
    679
    2.05
    27. Liver Disease
    1,041
    0.61
    661
    1.99
    28. Asthma
    995
    0.58
    173
    0.52
    29. Stomach Cancer
    966
    0.56
    222
    0.67
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    803
    0.47
    303
    0.91
    31. Liver Cancer
    782
    0.46
    178
    0.54
    32. Maternal Conditions
    647
    0.38
    128
    0.39
    33. Falls
    596
    0.35
    195
    0.59
    34. Fires
    582
    0.34
    192
    0.58
    35. Drownings
    570
    0.33
    122
    0.37
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    557
    0.32
    54
    0.16
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    555
    0.32
    180
    0.54
    38. Meningitis
    551
    0.32
    83
    0.25
    39. Prostate Cancer
    508
    0.30
    193
    0.58
    40. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.28
    70
    0.21
    41. Drug Use
    474
    0.28
    120
    0.36
    42. Ovary Cancer
    424
    0.25
    90
    0.27
    43. Encephalitis
    297
    0.17
    25
    0.08
    44. Syphilis
    253
    0.15
    9
    0.03
    45. Epilepsy
    246
    0.14
    87
    0.26
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.14
    133
    0.40
    47. Malnutrition
    238
    0.14
    22
    0.07
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    206
    0.12
    36
    0.11
    49. Poisonings
    184
    0.11
    59
    0.18
    50. Cervical Cancer
    155
    0.09
    22
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Jordan JORDAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    18.45
    64
    2. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    12.23
    97
    3. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    6.53
    52
    4. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    10.46
    134
    5. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    3.15
    51
    6. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    4.33
    64
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    13.92
    40
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.38
    118
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.61
    143
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    3.31
    141
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    3.57
    92
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    1.34
    173
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    0.78
    183
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    0.74
    175
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    0.53
    168
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    179
    1.15
    152
    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.