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Jamaica
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 Jamaica and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Jamaica Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    65.41
    100
    59.62
    110
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    64.57
    21
    27.47
    99
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.30
    164
    182.60
    41
    4. Prostate Cancer
    53.57
    9
    9.72
    140
    5. Violence
    38.00
    6
    4.25
    108
    6. HIV/AIDS
    33.37
    38
    4.82
    89
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.67
    31
    10.81
    147
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.47
    75
    18.83
    80
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17.74
    129
    41.62
    13
    10. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    80
    8.60
    109
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.23
    139
    17.35
    127
    12. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    54
    1.19
    177
    13. Lung Disease
    13.44
    158
    19.85
    115
    14. Hypertension
    12.80
    88
    37.49
    8
    15. Low Birth Weight
    12.02
    60
    6.03
    97
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.11
    68
    8.48
    86
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.15
    131
    29.37
    42
    18. Lymphomas
    8.09
    16
    6.33
    56
    19. Stomach Cancer
    7.86
    66
    15.44
    16
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    6.93
    107
    5.28
    128
    21. Liver Disease
    5.58
    163
    7.18
    152
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.15
    100
    3.24
    146
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.98
    89
    2.80
    141
    24. Uterin Cancer
    4.74
    21
    0.83
    171
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.43
    38
    1.21
    149
    26. Leukemia
    4.40
    59
    5.13
    24
    27. Skin Disease
    4.39
    41
    0.90
    125
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    116
    4.00
    112
    29. Birth Trauma
    3.40
    84
    3.44
    83
    30. Other Injuries
    3.27
    169
    3.66
    161
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.22
    103
    2.28
    124
    32. Liver Cancer
    2.81
    168
    2.98
    164
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.62
    100
    2.85
    97
    34. Asthma
    2.41
    110
    5.75
    75
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    104
    8.62
    22
    36. Malnutrition
    2.08
    81
    0.40
    125
    37. Suicide
    2.04
    179
    4.02
    155
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    108
    4.84
    13
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.69
    134
    4.39
    8
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    166
    1.53
    170
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.57
    101
    1.56
    102
    42. Falls
    1.56
    175
    3.65
    122
    43. Maternal Conditions
    1.40
    83
    0.24
    133
    44. Epilepsy
    1.31
    115
    0.73
    165
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.22
    130
    2.82
    96
    46. Meningitis
    0.97
    96
    1.10
    92
    47. Fires
    0.95
    117
    2.13
    75
    48. Drownings
    0.79
    162
    1.00
    152
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    165
    0.74
    150
    50. Encephalitis
    0.55
    122
    0.24
    179
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,479
    13.62
    31,283
    9.31
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,340
    12.86
    14,842
    4.42
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,151
    11.82
    96,169
    28.62
    4. Violence
    1,127
    6.19
    3,613
    1.08
    5. HIV/AIDS
    948
    5.21
    4,040
    1.20
    6. Prostate Cancer
    922
    5.07
    2,542
    0.76
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    797
    4.38
    20,494
    6.10
    8. Kidney Disease
    686
    3.77
    10,143
    3.02
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    550
    3.02
    10,064
    3.00
    10. Lung Disease
    502
    2.76
    10,378
    3.09
    11. Hypertension
    502
    2.76
    19,428
    5.78
    12. Lung Cancers
    493
    2.71
    4,977
    1.48
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    379
    2.08
    5,165
    1.54
    14. Breast Cancer
    360
    1.98
    3,635
    1.08
    15. Low Birth Weight
    279
    1.53
    4,663
    1.39
    16. Stomach Cancer
    265
    1.46
    8,640
    2.57
    17. Lymphomas
    259
    1.42
    3,887
    1.16
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    252
    1.38
    21,831
    6.50
    19. Cervical Cancer
    229
    1.26
    365
    0.11
    20. Liver Disease
    181
    0.99
    4,108
    1.22
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    180
    0.99
    1,822
    0.54
    22. Skin Disease
    178
    0.98
    470
    0.14
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    166
    0.91
    4,090
    1.22
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    164
    0.90
    1,686
    0.50
    25. Other Neoplasms
    146
    0.80
    766
    0.23
    26. Leukemia
    134
    0.74
    3,240
    0.96
    27. Other Injuries
    113
    0.62
    2,573
    0.77
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    110
    0.60
    1,330
    0.40
    29. Liver Cancer
    91
    0.50
    1,720
    0.51
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    91
    0.50
    1,517
    0.45
    31. Asthma
    81
    0.45
    3,077
    0.92
    32. Birth Trauma
    79
    0.43
    2,662
    0.79
    33. Uterin Cancer
    78
    0.43
    243
    0.07
    34. Malnutrition
    78
    0.43
    220
    0.07
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    73
    0.40
    4,987
    1.48
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    67
    0.37
    2,213
    0.66
    37. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.36
    1,256
    0.37
    38. Suicide
    62
    0.34
    3,259
    0.97
    39. Bladder Cancer
    62
    0.34
    2,619
    0.78
    40. Falls
    60
    0.33
    2,206
    0.66
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    55
    0.30
    867
    0.26
    42. Oral Cancer
    51
    0.28
    954
    0.28
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    44
    0.24
    1,767
    0.53
    44. Epilepsy
    41
    0.23
    529
    0.16
    45. Maternal Conditions
    41
    0.23
    225
    0.07
    46. Fires
    34
    0.19
    1,506
    0.45
    47. Meningitis
    30
    0.16
    694
    0.21
    48. Drownings
    23
    0.13
    778
    0.23
    49. Skin Cancers
    21
    0.12
    411
    0.12
    50. Encephalitis
    16
    0.09
    160
    0.05
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    53.57
    9
    9.72
    140
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.67
    31
    10.81
    147
    3. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    80
    8.60
    109
    4. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    54
    1.19
    177
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.11
    68
    8.48
    86
    6. Lymphomas
    8.09
    16
    6.33
    56
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.86
    66
    15.44
    16
    8. Uterin Cancer
    4.74
    21
    0.83
    171
    9. Leukemia
    4.40
    59
    5.13
    24
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    116
    4.00
    112
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.22
    103
    2.28
    124
    12. Liver Cancer
    2.81
    168
    2.98
    164
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    104
    8.62
    22
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    108
    4.84
    13
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    166
    1.53
    170
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    165
    0.74
    150
    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.