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Ireland
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 Ireland and India 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.

India
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
Ireland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.9
    71.6
    69.7
    10
    26
    17
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    68.8
    73.5
    71.1
    14
    26
    18
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    70.1
    75.4
    72.7
    20
    27
    25
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    71.9
    77.4
    74.6
    27
    26
    28
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    73.8
    79.0
    76.4
    30
    31
    30
     
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    78.4
    82.8
    80.6
    14
    19
    16
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2016
    79.7
    83.4
    81.5
    16
    22
    18
     
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.4
    16
    22
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
    Age 5
    79.9
    83.6
    18
    23
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
    Age 15
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
    Age 20
    80.1
    83.7
    18
    23
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
    Age 25
    80.3
    83.8
    16
    23
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
    Age 30
    80.5
    83.8
    16
    23
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
    Age 35
    80.8
    83.9
    15
    23
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
    Age 40
    81.0
    84.1
    15
    23
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
    Age 45
    81.2
    84.2
    16
    24
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
    Age 50
    81.6
    84.5
    16
    25
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
    Age 55
    82.1
    84.8
    16
    25
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
    Age 60
    82.8
    85.3
    16
    26
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
    Age 65
    83.6
    85.9
    20
    30
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.8
    24
    31
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.8
    30
    37
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.2
    45
    48
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.4
    57
    58
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60.62
    159
    160.86
    61
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.76
    79
    16.97
    133
    3. Lung Cancers
    25.88
    30
    8.37
    111
    4. Lung Disease
    23.72
    83
    89.36
    2
    5. Stroke
    21.34
    173
    71.76
    91
    6. Breast Cancer
    21.17
    34
    14.26
    119
    7. Prostate Cancer
    16.21
    97
    3.35
    172
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.49
    35
    5.28
    131
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.04
    143
    63.11
    54
    10. Suicide
    10.86
    66
    16.50
    19
    11. Ovary Cancer
    7.57
    9
    4.02
    110
    12. Lymphomas
    6.91
    43
    2.72
    157
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.87
    163
    32.56
    80
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.83
    40
    1.63
    146
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.71
    158
    26.14
    43
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.58
    34
    4.19
    47
    17. Liver Disease
    5.10
    168
    23.00
    62
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    4.80
    1
    0.73
    178
    19. Stomach Cancer
    4.78
    112
    5.80
    84
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.25
    143
    7.73
    91
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    128
    2.93
    167
    22. Leukemia
    3.98
    79
    2.33
    146
    23. Drug Use
    3.88
    14
    1.18
    85
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    117
    2.09
    154
    25. Falls
    3.44
    127
    21.31
    7
    26. Skin Cancers
    3.36
    17
    0.45
    173
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.32
    143
    1.89
    175
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.12
    51
    0.99
    163
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.08
    141
    12.94
    62
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    55
    1.09
    155
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.01
    172
    23.87
    60
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.88
    88
    1.35
    146
    33. Other Injuries
    2.76
    177
    12.52
    44
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.55
    112
    9.18
    6
    35. Hypertension
    2.04
    179
    11.72
    95
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.43
    163
    22.23
    19
    37. Alcohol
    1.36
    113
    1.40
    111
    38. Epilepsy
    1.26
    119
    2.61
    52
    39. Drownings
    1.12
    150
    4.99
    67
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.10
    4
    0.42
    39
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.95
    150
    5.58
    60
    42. Violence
    0.84
    166
    4.28
    107
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.77
    17
    2.89
    1
    44. Asthma
    0.65
    157
    16.77
    18
    45. Skin Disease
    0.63
    138
    1.30
    109
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    153
    9.07
    9
    47. Fires
    0.55
    144
    3.65
    54
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.53
    160
    38.96
    45
    49. Encephalitis
    0.37
    163
    2.85
    12
    50. Birth Trauma
    0.35
    173
    9.29
    56
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,070
    19.60
    1.609m
    18.25
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,506
    9.69
    140,852
    1.60
    3. Lung Disease
    2,029
    7.84
    819,570
    9.30
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,930
    7.46
    89,288
    1.01
    5. Stroke
    1,845
    7.13
    706,198
    8.01
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,176
    4.55
    616,531
    6.99
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,113
    4.30
    56,168
    0.64
    8. Breast Cancer
    806
    3.12
    80,724
    0.92
    9. Prostate Cancer
    579
    2.24
    14,371
    0.16
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    572
    2.21
    308,985
    3.51
    11. Suicide
    543
    2.10
    215,872
    2.45
    12. Lymphomas
    525
    2.03
    30,397
    0.34
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    517
    2.00
    16,818
    0.19
    14. Kidney Disease
    501
    1.94
    266,516
    3.02
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    426
    1.65
    7,252
    0.08
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    415
    1.60
    44,432
    0.50
    17. Stomach Cancer
    360
    1.39
    62,626
    0.71
    18. Liver Disease
    322
    1.24
    264,193
    3.00
    19. Liver Cancer
    301
    1.16
    31,273
    0.35
    20. Leukemia
    296
    1.14
    27,864
    0.32
    21. Ovary Cancer
    289
    1.12
    22,651
    0.26
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    259
    1.00
    21,130
    0.24
    23. Falls
    259
    1.00
    206,345
    2.34
    24. Skin Cancers
    253
    0.98
    4,498
    0.05
    25. Bladder Cancer
    249
    0.96
    11,004
    0.12
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    234
    0.90
    20,490
    0.23
    27. Other Neoplasms
    231
    0.89
    14,344
    0.16
    28. Other Injuries
    196
    0.76
    146,920
    1.67
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    192
    0.74
    105,119
    1.19
    30. Hypertension
    182
    0.70
    114,682
    1.30
    31. Drug Use
    182
    0.70
    14,450
    0.16
    32. Oral Cancer
    180
    0.70
    101,108
    1.15
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    147
    0.57
    299,091
    3.39
    34. Uterin Cancer
    115
    0.44
    5,308
    0.06
    35. Cervical Cancer
    113
    0.44
    72,661
    0.82
    36. Alcohol
    78
    0.30
    16,293
    0.18
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    76
    0.29
    55,560
    0.63
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    76
    0.29
    5,305
    0.06
    39. Epilepsy
    76
    0.29
    30,832
    0.35
    40. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.25
    26,794
    0.30
    41. Drownings
    58
    0.22
    63,969
    0.73
    42. Low Birth Weight
    56
    0.22
    302,277
    3.43
    43. Skin Disease
    54
    0.21
    13,236
    0.15
    44. Asthma
    52
    0.20
    162,995
    1.85
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    50
    0.19
    97,159
    1.10
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    46
    0.18
    409,652
    4.65
    47. Violence
    40
    0.15
    54,858
    0.62
    48. Fires
    35
    0.14
    45,197
    0.51
    49. Encephalitis
    29
    0.11
    33,546
    0.38
    50. Anemia
    28
    0.11
    1,035
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.88
    30
    8.37
    111
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.17
    34
    14.26
    119
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.21
    97
    3.35
    172
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.49
    35
    5.28
    131
    5. Ovary Cancer
    7.57
    9
    4.02
    110
    6. Lymphomas
    6.91
    43
    2.72
    157
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.83
    40
    1.63
    146
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.58
    34
    4.19
    47
    9. Stomach Cancer
    4.78
    112
    5.80
    84
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    128
    2.93
    167
    11. Leukemia
    3.98
    79
    2.33
    146
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.36
    17
    0.45
    173
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.12
    51
    0.99
    163
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.08
    141
    12.94
    62
    15. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    55
    1.09
    155
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.55
    112
    9.18
    6
    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.