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Iraq
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Iraq and Yemen 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.

Yemen
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   Yemen YEMEN
      Iraq IRAQ   Yemen YEMEN
           
    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
     
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Yemen YEMEN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Yemen YEMEN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    230.27
    20
    345.80
    3
    2. War
    104.88
    2
    18.95
    7
    3. Stroke
    75.79
    85
    150.17
    5
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.29
    41
    38.03
    61
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.59
    56
    46.37
    7
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.79
    37
    40.47
    12
    7. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    18.26
    68
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.93
    75
    29.03
    45
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.82
    121
    57.27
    61
    10. Violence
    17.98
    18
    6.30
    86
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    4.19
    140
    12. Lung Disease
    14.16
    149
    42.38
    20
    13. Hypertension
    12.41
    90
    12.49
    89
    14. Low Birth Weight
    12.38
    55
    19.50
    23
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.51
    51
    9.60
    46
    16. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    7.15
    36
    17. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    3.15
    173
    18. Other Neoplasms
    8.70
    3
    5.94
    14
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.65
    59
    13.19
    43
    20. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    1.48
    133
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.89
    45
    6.42
    68
    22. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    5.80
    10
    23. Tuberculosis
    6.56
    81
    14.83
    63
    24. Asthma
    6.34
    74
    14.23
    29
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    4.01
    154
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.20
    75
    17.16
    60
    27. Other Injuries
    5.79
    122
    9.59
    65
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.21
    122
    29. Liver Disease
    5.43
    166
    19.16
    79
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.18
    158
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    3.86
    117
    32. Suicide
    4.05
    154
    9.79
    78
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    2.32
    121
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.09
    66
    6.54
    24
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.01
    134
    5.64
    78
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    3.54
    81
    37. Falls
    2.32
    157
    8.51
    55
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.95
    110
    3.18
    42
    39. Drug Use
    1.90
    45
    1.25
    77
    40. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    76
    12.50
    32
    41. Fires
    1.71
    88
    5.39
    37
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    2.22
    152
    43. Meningitis
    1.54
    76
    3.07
    59
    44. Drownings
    1.40
    141
    5.99
    50
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    4.76
    40
    46. Encephalitis
    1.01
    75
    0.79
    91
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.94
    151
    6.41
    51
    48. Epilepsy
    0.78
    158
    2.55
    53
    49. Skin Disease
    0.76
    130
    2.00
    90
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    0.75
    149
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   Yemen YEMEN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    36,153
    21.07
    4,957
    3.13
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,463
    18.92
    35,367
    22.34
    3. Stroke
    11,205
    6.53
    15,465
    9.77
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,050
    4.69
    9,005
    5.69
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,393
    4.31
    12,257
    7.74
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,279
    4.24
    3,854
    2.43
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,199
    3.61
    6,992
    4.42
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    5,803
    3.38
    4,056
    2.56
    9. Violence
    5,771
    3.36
    1,671
    1.06
    10. Birth Trauma
    5,622
    3.28
    6,088
    3.85
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,395
    2.56
    4,522
    2.86
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,622
    2.11
    3,311
    2.09
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,465
    1.44
    443
    0.28
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,431
    1.42
    4,683
    2.96
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,282
    1.33
    1,262
    0.80
    16. Lung Disease
    1,960
    1.14
    4,177
    2.64
    17. Other Injuries
    1,910
    1.11
    2,270
    1.43
    18. Leukemia
    1,786
    1.04
    1,253
    0.79
    19. Hypertension
    1,754
    1.02
    1,257
    0.79
    20. Lymphomas
    1,700
    0.99
    1,125
    0.71
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,622
    0.95
    745
    0.47
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,525
    0.89
    932
    0.59
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,265
    0.74
    146
    0.09
    24. Tuberculosis
    1,264
    0.74
    1,908
    1.21
    25. Suicide
    1,128
    0.66
    2,335
    1.47
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,091
    0.64
    532
    0.34
    27. Liver Disease
    1,041
    0.61
    2,375
    1.50
    28. Asthma
    995
    0.58
    1,776
    1.12
    29. Stomach Cancer
    966
    0.56
    470
    0.30
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    803
    0.47
    1,177
    0.74
    31. Liver Cancer
    782
    0.46
    387
    0.24
    32. Maternal Conditions
    647
    0.38
    3,188
    2.01
    33. Falls
    596
    0.35
    1,640
    1.04
    34. Fires
    582
    0.34
    1,311
    0.83
    35. Drownings
    570
    0.33
    1,887
    1.19
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    557
    0.32
    1,079
    0.68
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    555
    0.32
    269
    0.17
    38. Meningitis
    551
    0.32
    909
    0.57
    39. Prostate Cancer
    508
    0.30
    115
    0.07
    40. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.28
    452
    0.29
    41. Drug Use
    474
    0.28
    258
    0.16
    42. Ovary Cancer
    424
    0.25
    248
    0.16
    43. Encephalitis
    297
    0.17
    214
    0.14
    44. Syphilis
    253
    0.15
    3,305
    2.09
    45. Epilepsy
    246
    0.14
    651
    0.41
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    242
    0.14
    243
    0.15
    47. Malnutrition
    238
    0.14
    374
    0.24
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    206
    0.12
    502
    0.32
    49. Poisonings
    184
    0.11
    1,040
    0.66
    50. Cervical Cancer
    155
    0.09
    131
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   Yemen YEMEN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.77
    25
    18.26
    68
    2. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    79
    4.19
    140
    3. Lymphomas
    9.02
    8
    7.15
    36
    4. Prostate Cancer
    8.89
    147
    3.15
    173
    5. Bladder Cancer
    8.45
    1
    1.48
    133
    6. Leukemia
    7.60
    1
    5.80
    10
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.30
    114
    4.01
    154
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.73
    86
    4.21
    122
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.86
    108
    3.18
    158
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    98
    3.86
    117
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.39
    99
    2.32
    121
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.86
    100
    3.54
    81
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.64
    171
    2.22
    152
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    149
    4.76
    40
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.72
    152
    0.75
    149
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.61
    179
    0.30
    183
    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.