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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 Laos 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.

Laos
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   Laos LAOS
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
           
    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
     
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.95
    19
    167.41
    37
    2. War
    117.30
    2
    0.00
    114
    3. Stroke
    94.27
    76
    122.62
    37
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.12
    56
    36.15
    65
    5. Kidney Disease
    26.26
    36
    31.49
    23
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.24
    40
    20.64
    66
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.66
    122
    75.10
    53
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.34
    69
    16.13
    99
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    10.53
    151
    10. Violence
    14.52
    26
    6.57
    81
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    13.86
    86
    12. Hypertension
    13.14
    97
    17.05
    62
    13. Low Birth Weight
    12.90
    55
    16.92
    35
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    11.02
    46
    10.55
    56
    15. Lung Disease
    8.56
    179
    36.62
    28
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.45
    3
    1.56
    129
    17. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    4.57
    105
    18. Birth Trauma
    8.31
    65
    17.52
    23
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.20
    51
    5.88
    83
    20. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.61
    111
    21. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    3.83
    97
    22. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    3.75
    169
    23. Liver Disease
    5.96
    155
    21.59
    66
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    8.08
    90
    25. Other Injuries
    5.76
    130
    10.84
    65
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.48
    90
    81.41
    15
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.35
    74
    22.48
    54
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    2.47
    167
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.41
    109
    5.46
    92
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    57.85
    2
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    4.86
    74
    32. Suicide
    4.03
    158
    13.93
    38
    33. Asthma
    3.33
    101
    25.96
    6
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    1.14
    155
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.99
    76
    5.13
    33
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    4.40
    54
    37. Falls
    2.36
    159
    7.02
    66
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.01
    76
    7.20
    46
    39. Drug Use
    1.81
    63
    0.58
    148
    40. Meningitis
    1.80
    77
    4.28
    54
    41. Fires
    1.76
    85
    4.62
    47
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    7.94
    93
    43. Drownings
    1.41
    142
    11.32
    18
    44. Encephalitis
    1.30
    45
    1.29
    46
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    0.72
    165
    46. Malnutrition
    0.93
    109
    3.36
    73
    47. Epilepsy
    0.92
    151
    1.77
    90
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    154
    6.91
    36
    49. Skin Disease
    0.80
    133
    1.09
    118
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    1.08
    115
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    39,448
    22.40
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,582
    18.50
    5,769
    13.49
    3. Stroke
    14,315
    8.13
    4,273
    9.99
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,339
    4.73
    1,602
    3.75
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,218
    4.67
    3,930
    9.19
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,476
    3.68
    1,020
    2.39
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,382
    3.62
    1,285
    3.01
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    6,274
    3.56
    949
    2.22
    9. Birth Trauma
    5,372
    3.05
    1,659
    3.88
    10. Violence
    4,624
    2.63
    467
    1.09
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,273
    2.43
    1,219
    2.85
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,441
    1.95
    624
    1.46
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,524
    1.43
    1,661
    3.88
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,285
    1.30
    516
    1.21
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,173
    1.23
    240
    0.56
    16. Hypertension
    1,993
    1.13
    595
    1.39
    17. Other Injuries
    1,812
    1.03
    721
    1.69
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,771
    1.01
    282
    0.66
    19. Leukemia
    1,737
    0.99
    202
    0.47
    20. Lymphomas
    1,598
    0.91
    184
    0.43
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,589
    0.90
    67
    0.16
    22. Lung Disease
    1,261
    0.72
    1,246
    2.91
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,125
    0.64
    56
    0.13
    24. Liver Disease
    1,124
    0.64
    902
    2.11
    25. Suicide
    1,109
    0.63
    837
    1.96
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,066
    0.61
    276
    0.65
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,015
    0.58
    300
    0.70
    28. Tuberculosis
    952
    0.54
    3,498
    8.18
    29. Stomach Cancer
    903
    0.51
    95
    0.22
    30. Liver Cancer
    693
    0.39
    2,156
    5.04
    31. Maternal Conditions
    679
    0.39
    460
    1.08
    32. Meningitis
    621
    0.35
    297
    0.69
    33. Falls
    612
    0.35
    328
    0.77
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    601
    0.34
    257
    0.60
    35. Fires
    582
    0.33
    288
    0.67
    36. Drownings
    568
    0.32
    834
    1.95
    37. Asthma
    566
    0.32
    1,018
    2.38
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    491
    0.28
    46
    0.11
    39. Drug Use
    457
    0.26
    34
    0.08
    40. Oral Cancer
    443
    0.25
    168
    0.39
    41. Prostate Cancer
    432
    0.25
    48
    0.11
    42. Ovary Cancer
    406
    0.23
    106
    0.25
    43. Encephalitis
    370
    0.21
    80
    0.19
    44. Malnutrition
    306
    0.17
    183
    0.43
    45. Epilepsy
    294
    0.17
    111
    0.26
    46. Pertussis
    243
    0.14
    214
    0.50
    47. Leishmaniasis
    227
    0.13
    0
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    190
    0.11
    27
    0.06
    49. Skin Disease
    181
    0.10
    43
    0.10
    50. Poisonings
    180
    0.10
    88
    0.21
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    10.53
    151
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    13.86
    86
    3. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    4.57
    105
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.61
    111
    5. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    3.83
    97
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    3.75
    169
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    8.08
    90
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    2.47
    167
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    57.85
    2
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    4.86
    74
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    1.14
    155
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    4.40
    54
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    7.94
    93
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    0.72
    165
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    1.08
    115
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.59
    175
    1.44
    119
    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.