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Compare Ireland and Ethiopia 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ireland IRELAND   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.9
    71.6
    69.7
    10
    26
    17
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    68.8
    73.5
    71.1
    14
    26
    18
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    70.1
    75.4
    72.7
    20
    27
    25
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    71.9
    77.4
    74.6
    27
    26
    28
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    73.8
    79.0
    76.4
    30
    31
    30
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    78.4
    82.8
    80.6
    14
    19
    16
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    79.7
    83.4
    81.5
    16
    22
    18
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ireland IRELAND   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.4
    16
    22
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    79.9
    83.6
    18
    23
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    80.1
    83.7
    18
    23
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    80.3
    83.8
    16
    23
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    80.5
    83.8
    16
    23
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    80.8
    83.9
    15
    23
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    81.0
    84.1
    15
    23
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    81.2
    84.2
    16
    24
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    81.6
    84.5
    16
    25
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    82.1
    84.8
    16
    25
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    82.8
    85.3
    16
    26
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    83.6
    85.9
    20
    30
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.8
    24
    31
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.8
    30
    37
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.2
    45
    48
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.4
    57
    58
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ireland IRELAND   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.73
    157
     
    106.06
    110
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.46
    32
     
    15.22
    114
    3. Lung Cancers
    26.36
    30
     
    3.18
    146
    4. Stroke
    25.97
    172
     
    89.82
    86
    5. Lung Disease
    24.92
    72
     
    18.56
    123
    6. Breast Cancer
    21.65
    35
     
    25.69
    16
    7. Prostate Cancer
    17.26
    82
     
    6.62
    154
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.91
    142
     
    86.80
    44
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.69
    31
     
    6.66
    109
    10. Suicide
    11.11
    73
     
    12.59
    48
    11. Ovary Cancer
    7.80
    10
     
    8.19
    7
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.63
    166
     
    28.27
    94
    13. Lymphomas
    6.99
    37
     
    5.22
    88
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.98
    38
     
    1.09
    158
    15. Kidney Disease
    6.77
    158
     
    8.46
    138
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.64
    33
     
    3.40
    66
    17. Liver Disease
    5.36
    163
     
    26.82
    42
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    5.13
    2
     
    0.70
    130
    19. Stomach Cancer
    4.84
    110
     
    3.10
    151
    20. Leukemia
    4.23
    71
     
    5.64
    10
    21. Drug Use
    4.12
    15
     
    0.74
    136
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    4.05
    151
     
    13.59
    24
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.01
    168
     
    36.36
    22
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.88
    133
     
    1.99
    177
    25. Falls
    3.85
    120
     
    14.65
    17
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    3.70
    121
     
    10.33
    44
    27. Skin Cancers
    3.60
    15
     
    0.37
    172
    28. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    53
     
    2.05
    85
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.17
    152
     
    5.22
    101
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3.11
    141
     
    18.76
    38
    31. Uterin Cancer
    3.11
    50
     
    0.95
    159
    32. Other Injuries
    3.11
    177
     
    14.55
    42
    33. Other Neoplasms
    3.11
    76
     
    4.60
    30
    34. Hypertension
    2.55
    175
     
    25.14
    38
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.50
    102
     
    2.31
    114
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.51
    167
     
    14.01
    48
    37. Alcohol
    1.43
    101
     
    1.66
    91
    38. Epilepsy
    1.29
    126
     
    6.48
    18
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.18
    147
     
    7.91
    27
    40. Drownings
    1.08
    148
     
    6.18
    57
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.01
    5
     
    0.08
    143
    42. Violence
    0.92
    168
     
    8.96
    62
    43. Asthma
    0.81
    153
     
    11.98
    50
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.79
    14
     
    0.27
    84
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.67
    154
     
    3.62
    65
    46. Skin Disease
    0.63
    141
     
    6.18
    13
    47. Fires
    0.62
    144
     
    7.28
    18
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.51
    158
     
    76.12
    20
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.41
    171
     
    17.57
    22
    50. Poisonings
    0.36
    143
     
    2.51
    36
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ireland IRELAND   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,231
    20.73
     
    46,943
    7.38
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,155
    8.54
     
    5,986
    0.94
    3. Stroke
    1,910
    7.57
     
    39,571
    6.23
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,866
    7.40
     
    1,584
    0.25
    5. Lung Disease
    1,862
    7.38
     
    8,017
    1.26
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,186
    4.70
     
    68,854
    10.83
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,116
    4.42
     
    3,456
    0.54
    8. Breast Cancer
    767
    3.04
     
    7,654
    1.20
    9. Prostate Cancer
    584
    2.31
     
    1,335
    0.21
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    561
    2.22
     
    13,005
    2.05
    11. Suicide
    550
    2.18
     
    8,348
    1.31
    12. Kidney Disease
    505
    2.00
     
    4,875
    0.77
    13. Lymphomas
    498
    1.97
     
    2,981
    0.47
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    495
    1.96
     
    518
    0.08
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    397
    1.57
     
    1,628
    0.26
    16. Parkinson's Disease
    390
    1.55
     
    286
    0.04
    17. Stomach Cancer
    342
    1.36
     
    1,545
    0.24
    18. Liver Disease
    327
    1.30
     
    14,213
    2.24
    19. Leukemia
    289
    1.15
     
    3,442
    0.54
    20. Ovary Cancer
    281
    1.11
     
    2,296
    0.36
    21. Liver Cancer
    273
    1.08
     
    1,040
    0.16
    22. Falls
    261
    1.03
     
    8,437
    1.33
    23. Skin Cancers
    245
    0.97
     
    174
    0.03
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    242
    0.96
     
    7,538
    1.19
    25. Bladder Cancer
    236
    0.94
     
    935
    0.15
    26. Other Neoplasms
    229
    0.91
     
    2,532
    0.40
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    211
    0.84
     
    2,884
    0.45
    28. Other Injuries
    201
    0.80
     
    13,143
    2.07
    29. Drug Use
    194
    0.77
     
    537
    0.08
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    189
    0.75
     
    27,140
    4.27
    31. Hypertension
    188
    0.75
     
    11,050
    1.74
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    180
    0.71
     
    20,000
    3.15
    33. Oral Cancer
    171
    0.68
     
    1,277
    0.20
    34. Cervical Cancer
    107
    0.42
     
    4,986
    0.78
    35. Uterin Cancer
    107
    0.42
     
    239
    0.04
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    84
    0.33
     
    3,842
    0.60
    37. Alcohol
    80
    0.32
     
    1,077
    0.17
    38. Epilepsy
    76
    0.30
     
    5,653
    0.89
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    66
    0.26
     
    47
    0.01
    40. Low Birth Weight
    60
    0.24
     
    23,091
    3.63
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    58
    0.23
     
    136
    0.02
    42. Drownings
    56
    0.22
     
    6,568
    1.03
    43. Asthma
    55
    0.22
     
    6,269
    0.99
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    49
    0.19
     
    1,985
    0.31
    45. Skin Disease
    46
    0.18
     
    3,359
    0.53
    46. Violence
    42
    0.17
     
    7,552
    1.19
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    37
    0.15
     
    54,357
    8.55
    48. Fires
    37
    0.15
     
    5,756
    0.91
    49. Anemia
    23
    0.09
     
    5,894
    0.93
    50. Poisonings
    19
    0.08
     
    2,475
    0.39
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ireland IRELAND   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.36
    30
     
    3.18
    146
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.65
    35
     
    25.69
    16
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.26
    82
     
    6.62
    154
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.69
    31
     
    6.66
    109
    5. Ovary Cancer
    7.80
    10
     
    8.19
    7
    6. Lymphomas
    6.99
    37
     
    5.22
    88
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.98
    38
     
    1.09
    158
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.64
    33
     
    3.40
    66
    9. Stomach Cancer
    4.84
    110
     
    3.10
    151
    10. Leukemia
    4.23
    71
     
    5.64
    10
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.88
    133
     
    1.99
    177
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.60
    15
     
    0.37
    172
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    53
     
    2.05
    85
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.11
    141
     
    18.76
    38
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.11
    50
     
    0.95
    159
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.50
    102
     
    2.31
    114
     
     
     
    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.