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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
    230.27
    20
    182.65
    39
    2. War
    104.88
    2
    0.03
    68
    3. Stroke
    75.79
    85
    145.82
    8
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.29
    41
    47.45
    42
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.59
    56
    39.29
    19
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.79
    37
    26.00
    44
    7. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    10.12
    153
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.93
    75
    17.57
    92
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.82
    121
    58.63
    58
    10. Violence
    17.98
    18
    6.96
    75
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    14.26
    83
    12. Lung Disease
    14.16
    149
    41.85
    23
    13. Hypertension
    12.41
    90
    20.42
    39
    14. Low Birth Weight
    12.38
    55
    17.58
    28
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.51
    51
    10.09
    37
    16. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    4.77
    112
    17. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    4.32
    170
    18. Other Neoplasms
    8.70
    3
    1.59
    134
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.65
    59
    16.69
    22
    20. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    1.68
    111
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.89
    45
    6.78
    59
    22. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    3.66
    103
    23. Tuberculosis
    6.56
    81
    71.41
    19
    24. Asthma
    6.34
    74
    29.23
    3
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    8.00
    93
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.20
    75
    23.29
    55
    27. Other Injuries
    5.79
    122
    9.05
    72
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    2.45
    172
    29. Liver Disease
    5.43
    166
    20.90
    68
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    60.63
    2
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    4.84
    78
    32. Suicide
    4.05
    154
    9.35
    86
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    1.15
    167
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.09
    66
    6.00
    25
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.01
    134
    4.31
    99
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    4.44
    56
    37. Falls
    2.32
    157
    7.81
    64
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.95
    110
    2.37
    83
    39. Drug Use
    1.90
    45
    0.51
    152
    40. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    76
    6.48
    47
    41. Fires
    1.71
    88
    3.74
    52
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    7.73
    93
    43. Meningitis
    1.54
    76
    3.28
    57
    44. Drownings
    1.40
    141
    10.23
    11
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    0.74
    176
    46. Encephalitis
    1.01
    75
    1.21
    58
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.94
    151
    13.23
    6
    48. Epilepsy
    0.78
    158
    1.84
    83
    49. Skin Disease
    0.76
    130
    1.47
    106
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    1.18
    120
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    36,153
    21.07
    2
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,463
    18.92
    6,115
    14.36
    3. Stroke
    11,205
    6.53
    4,885
    11.47
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,050
    4.69
    1,525
    3.58
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,393
    4.31
    3,159
    7.42
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,279
    4.24
    1,696
    3.98
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,199
    3.61
    1,058
    2.48
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    5,803
    3.38
    860
    2.02
    9. Violence
    5,771
    3.36
    475
    1.12
    10. Birth Trauma
    5,622
    3.28
    1,447
    3.40
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,395
    2.56
    1,018
    2.39
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,622
    2.11
    1,014
    2.38
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,465
    1.44
    542
    1.27
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,431
    1.42
    1,493
    3.51
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,282
    1.33
    239
    0.56
    16. Lung Disease
    1,960
    1.14
    1,320
    3.10
    17. Other Injuries
    1,910
    1.11
    571
    1.34
    18. Leukemia
    1,786
    1.04
    191
    0.45
    19. Hypertension
    1,754
    1.02
    672
    1.58
    20. Lymphomas
    1,700
    0.99
    194
    0.46
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,622
    0.95
    66
    0.15
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,525
    0.89
    289
    0.68
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,265
    0.74
    59
    0.14
    24. Tuberculosis
    1,264
    0.74
    3,011
    7.07
    25. Suicide
    1,128
    0.66
    579
    1.36
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,091
    0.64
    298
    0.70
    27. Liver Disease
    1,041
    0.61
    901
    2.12
    28. Asthma
    995
    0.58
    1,082
    2.54
    29. Stomach Cancer
    966
    0.56
    95
    0.22
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    803
    0.47
    207
    0.49
    31. Liver Cancer
    782
    0.46
    2,303
    5.41
    32. Maternal Conditions
    647
    0.38
    439
    1.03
    33. Falls
    596
    0.35
    352
    0.83
    34. Fires
    582
    0.34
    229
    0.54
    35. Drownings
    570
    0.33
    759
    1.78
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    557
    0.32
    290
    0.68
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    555
    0.32
    48
    0.11
    38. Meningitis
    551
    0.32
    235
    0.55
    39. Prostate Cancer
    508
    0.30
    53
    0.12
    40. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.28
    170
    0.40
    41. Drug Use
    474
    0.28
    30
    0.07
    42. Ovary Cancer
    424
    0.25
    108
    0.25
    43. Encephalitis
    297
    0.17
    82
    0.19
    44. Syphilis
    253
    0.15
    174
    0.41
    45. Epilepsy
    246
    0.14
    118
    0.28
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.14
    68
    0.16
    47. Malnutrition
    238
    0.14
    311
    0.73
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    206
    0.12
    29
    0.07
    49. Poisonings
    184
    0.11
    60
    0.14
    50. Cervical Cancer
    155
    0.09
    173
    0.41
    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
    22.77
    25
    10.12
    153
    2. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    14.26
    83
    3. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    4.77
    112
    4. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    4.32
    170
    5. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    1.68
    111
    6. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    3.66
    103
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    8.00
    93
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    2.45
    172
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    60.63
    2
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    4.84
    78
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    1.15
    167
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    4.44
    56
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    7.73
    93
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    0.74
    176
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    1.18
    120
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    179
    1.48
    127
    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.