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Jamaica
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Jamaica and Namibia 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.

Namibia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Jamaica Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    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
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.22
    18
    52.77
    33
    2. Stroke
    77.34
    102
    91.52
    82
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    64.41
    164
    116.09
    92
    4. Prostate Cancer
    54.68
    7
    22.77
    51
    5. Violence
    34.79
    8
    15.49
    22
    6. HIV/AIDS
    32.14
    40
    170.05
    11
    7. Hypertension
    22.54
    45
    26.33
    33
    8. Breast Cancer
    22.48
    31
    11.55
    140
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.29
    138
    93.99
    36
    10. Lung Disease
    15.74
    147
    43.86
    17
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.56
    54
    8.09
    90
    12. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    82
    3.90
    144
    13. Other Injuries
    12.13
    54
    6.25
    123
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.21
    65
    4.33
    144
    15. Kidney Disease
    10.92
    116
    15.68
    86
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    10.85
    39
    5.81
    87
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.75
    130
    27.96
    45
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.14
    98
    8.60
    87
    19. Lymphomas
    7.98
    16
    3.30
    133
    20. Stomach Cancer
    7.85
    62
    1.83
    177
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.79
    86
    13.89
    49
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.28
    160
    14.86
    119
    23. Uterin Cancer
    5.08
    16
    1.19
    143
    24. Skin Disease
    4.89
    28
    4.83
    31
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.83
    24
    3.38
    69
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.47
    121
    10.70
    33
    27. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    1.52
    157
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    105
    2.57
    160
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    3.23
    97
    0.94
    161
    30. Liver Cancer
    2.74
    167
    2.05
    176
    31. Birth Trauma
    2.71
    101
    8.05
    66
    32. Asthma
    2.42
    111
    14.23
    34
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.28
    107
    4.35
    68
    34. Liver Disease
    2.21
    179
    10.25
    126
    35. Anemia
    2.12
    44
    0.67
    68
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.10
    103
    1.68
    116
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    91
    1.47
    123
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.75
    49
    1.15
    82
    39. Malnutrition
    1.59
    96
    7.23
    48
    40. Epilepsy
    1.55
    104
    7.40
    13
    41. Maternal Conditions
    1.48
    81
    7.46
    45
    42. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    154
    4.10
    64
    43. Suicide
    1.41
    180
    10.29
    87
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.01
    144
    38.02
    39
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.90
    139
    4.02
    56
    46. Drownings
    0.68
    165
    4.33
    85
    47. Meningitis
    0.56
    130
    4.66
    51
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.55
    9
    0.33
    25
    49. Encephalitis
    0.49
    108
    0.46
    113
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.49
    162
    1.59
    80
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,577
    15.04
    615
    3.98
    2. Stroke
    2,474
    14.44
    996
    6.45
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,045
    11.94
    1,281
    8.29
    4. Violence
    983
    5.74
    358
    2.32
    5. HIV/AIDS
    874
    5.10
    3,356
    21.72
    6. Prostate Cancer
    820
    4.79
    95
    0.61
    7. Hypertension
    717
    4.19
    294
    1.90
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    568
    3.32
    1,571
    10.17
    9. Lung Disease
    504
    2.94
    474
    3.07
    10. Lung Cancers
    430
    2.51
    49
    0.32
    11. Other Injuries
    364
    2.13
    141
    0.91
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    344
    2.01
    55
    0.36
    13. Breast Cancer
    340
    1.98
    92
    0.60
    14. Kidney Disease
    335
    1.96
    190
    1.23
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    332
    1.94
    103
    0.67
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    279
    1.63
    581
    3.76
    17. Stomach Cancer
    239
    1.40
    24
    0.16
    18. Lymphomas
    237
    1.38
    51
    0.33
    19. Cervical Cancer
    221
    1.29
    63
    0.41
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    208
    1.21
    149
    0.96
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    198
    1.16
    297
    1.92
    22. Low Birth Weight
    179
    1.05
    530
    3.43
    23. Skin Disease
    158
    0.92
    62
    0.40
    24. Other Neoplasms
    144
    0.84
    47
    0.30
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    131
    0.76
    143
    0.93
    26. Leukemia
    125
    0.73
    25
    0.16
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    100
    0.58
    11
    0.07
    28. Liver Cancer
    82
    0.48
    30
    0.19
    29. Uterin Cancer
    77
    0.45
    8
    0.05
    30. Asthma
    75
    0.44
    184
    1.19
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    71
    0.41
    50
    0.32
    32. Anemia
    67
    0.39
    9
    0.06
    33. Liver Disease
    65
    0.38
    138
    0.89
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    64
    0.37
    20
    0.13
    35. Birth Trauma
    62
    0.36
    307
    1.99
    36. Ovary Cancer
    60
    0.35
    20
    0.13
    37. Bladder Cancer
    59
    0.34
    16
    0.10
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    56
    0.33
    12
    0.08
    39. Malnutrition
    50
    0.29
    207
    1.34
    40. Epilepsy
    45
    0.26
    130
    0.84
    41. Oral Cancer
    43
    0.25
    54
    0.35
    42. Maternal Conditions
    42
    0.25
    183
    1.18
    43. Suicide
    40
    0.23
    188
    1.22
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    27
    0.16
    692
    4.48
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    26
    0.15
    54
    0.35
    46. Drownings
    20
    0.12
    107
    0.69
    47. Meningitis
    16
    0.09
    110
    0.71
    48. Schizophrenia
    16
    0.09
    4
    0.03
    49. Skin Cancers
    15
    0.09
    19
    0.12
    50. Encephalitis
    14
    0.08
    10
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    54.68
    7
    22.77
    51
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.48
    31
    11.55
    140
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.56
    54
    8.09
    90
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    82
    3.90
    144
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.21
    65
    4.33
    144
    6. Lymphomas
    7.98
    16
    3.30
    133
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.85
    62
    1.83
    177
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.08
    16
    1.19
    143
    9. Leukemia
    4.29
    68
    1.52
    157
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    105
    2.57
    160
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.23
    97
    0.94
    161
    12. Liver Cancer
    2.74
    167
    2.05
    176
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.10
    103
    1.68
    116
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    91
    1.47
    123
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    154
    4.10
    64
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.49
    162
    1.59
    80
    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.