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Jamaica
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Jamaica and South Sudan 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.

South Sudan
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   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Jamaica JAMAICA   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
           
    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
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1980
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1990
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    2000
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
     
    47.7
    50.2
    48.9
    169
    168
    169
    2010
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
     
    54.1
    56.0
    55.0
    170
    170
    170
    2016
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
     
    57.7
    59.6
    58.6
    173
    174
    173
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    57.7
    59.6
    173
    174
    Age 5
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    63.7
    65.2
    169
    175
    Age 10
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    64.4
    66.0
    170
    175
    Age 15
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    64.8
    66.3
    170
    175
    Age 20
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    65.5
    67.0
    169
    175
    Age 25
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    66.5
    67.8
    169
    175
    Age 30
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    67.6
    68.9
    169
    175
    Age 35
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    68.8
    70.2
    167
    175
    Age 40
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    70.2
    71.7
    162
    171
    Age 45
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    71.6
    73.1
    154
    169
    Age 50
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    73.1
    74.4
    138
    166
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    74.5
    75.8
    134
    165
    Age 60
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    76.1
    77.1
    136
    165
    Age 65
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    77.9
    78.7
    137
    162
    Age 70
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    80.0
    80.7
    139
    161
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    82.6
    83.1
    142
    157
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    85.6
    86.0
    137
    151
    Age 85
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    89.1
    89.4
    129
    144
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    65.41
    100
    79.41
    81
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    64.57
    21
    31.04
    85
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.30
    164
    102.15
    122
    4. Prostate Cancer
    53.57
    9
    32.04
    29
    5. Violence
    38.00
    6
    5.72
    87
    6. HIV/AIDS
    33.37
    38
    148.57
    14
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.67
    31
    21.00
    35
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.47
    75
    9.90
    133
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17.74
    129
    22.52
    103
    10. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    80
    2.51
    154
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.23
    139
    117.11
    21
    12. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    54
    24.00
    18
    13. Lung Disease
    13.44
    158
    22.66
    92
    14. Hypertension
    12.80
    88
    18.77
    48
    15. Low Birth Weight
    12.02
    60
    23.08
    18
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.11
    68
    6.64
    109
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.15
    131
    39.81
    16
    18. Lymphomas
    8.09
    16
    7.40
    30
    19. Stomach Cancer
    7.86
    66
    5.85
    83
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    6.93
    107
    9.90
    39
    21. Liver Disease
    5.58
    163
    21.73
    65
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.15
    100
    4.77
    108
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.98
    89
    5.89
    71
    24. Uterin Cancer
    4.74
    21
    1.99
    97
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.43
    38
    0.00
    183
    26. Leukemia
    4.40
    59
    4.61
    45
    27. Skin Disease
    4.39
    41
    3.76
    57
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    116
    6.25
    25
    29. Birth Trauma
    3.40
    84
    26.75
    3
    30. Other Injuries
    3.27
    169
    14.05
    33
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.22
    103
    1.95
    133
    32. Liver Cancer
    2.81
    168
    7.02
    62
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.62
    100
    9.63
    19
    34. Asthma
    2.41
    110
    10.31
    52
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    104
    11.32
    11
    36. Malnutrition
    2.08
    81
    31.07
    8
    37. Suicide
    2.04
    179
    6.07
    133
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    108
    1.65
    116
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.69
    134
    1.22
    165
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    166
    5.64
    38
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.57
    101
    3.22
    64
    42. Falls
    1.56
    175
    14.21
    34
    43. Maternal Conditions
    1.40
    83
    30.45
    11
    44. Epilepsy
    1.31
    115
    3.20
    32
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.22
    130
    126.22
    9
    46. Meningitis
    0.97
    96
    27.10
    11
    47. Fires
    0.95
    117
    7.47
    10
    48. Drownings
    0.79
    162
    6.25
    45
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    165
    1.31
    113
    50. Encephalitis
    0.55
    122
    0.52
    126
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Jamaica JAMAICA   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,479
    13.62
    4,132
    3.74
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,340
    12.86
    1,634
    1.48
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,151
    11.82
    5,020
    4.55
    4. Violence
    1,127
    6.19
    619
    0.56
    5. HIV/AIDS
    948
    5.21
    13,189
    11.95
    6. Prostate Cancer
    922
    5.07
    679
    0.62
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    797
    4.38
    815
    0.74
    8. Kidney Disease
    686
    3.77
    593
    0.54
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    550
    3.02
    12,682
    11.49
    10. Hypertension
    502
    2.76
    898
    0.81
    11. Lung Disease
    502
    2.76
    1,106
    1.00
    12. Lung Cancers
    493
    2.71
    148
    0.13
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    379
    2.08
    400
    0.36
    14. Breast Cancer
    360
    1.98
    714
    0.65
    15. Low Birth Weight
    279
    1.53
    5,035
    4.56
    16. Stomach Cancer
    265
    1.46
    332
    0.30
    17. Lymphomas
    259
    1.42
    507
    0.46
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    252
    1.38
    3,829
    3.47
    19. Cervical Cancer
    229
    1.26
    777
    0.70
    20. Liver Disease
    181
    0.99
    1,393
    1.26
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    180
    0.99
    318
    0.29
    22. Skin Disease
    178
    0.98
    252
    0.23
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    166
    0.91
    2,134
    1.93
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    164
    0.90
    555
    0.50
    25. Other Neoplasms
    146
    0.80
    0
    0.00
    26. Leukemia
    134
    0.74
    343
    0.31
    27. Other Injuries
    113
    0.62
    1,418
    1.29
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    110
    0.60
    115
    0.10
    29. Liver Cancer
    91
    0.50
    444
    0.40
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    91
    0.50
    543
    0.49
    31. Asthma
    81
    0.45
    657
    0.60
    32. Birth Trauma
    79
    0.43
    5,835
    5.29
    33. Malnutrition
    78
    0.43
    2,680
    2.43
    34. Uterin Cancer
    78
    0.43
    58
    0.05
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    73
    0.40
    630
    0.57
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    67
    0.37
    48
    0.04
    37. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.36
    203
    0.18
    38. Bladder Cancer
    62
    0.34
    89
    0.08
    39. Suicide
    62
    0.34
    458
    0.42
    40. Falls
    60
    0.33
    811
    0.74
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    55
    0.30
    208
    0.19
    42. Oral Cancer
    51
    0.28
    342
    0.31
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    44
    0.24
    10,454
    9.47
    44. Maternal Conditions
    41
    0.23
    3,297
    2.99
    45. Epilepsy
    41
    0.23
    332
    0.30
    46. Fires
    34
    0.19
    700
    0.63
    47. Meningitis
    30
    0.16
    2,970
    2.69
    48. Drownings
    23
    0.13
    763
    0.69
    49. Skin Cancers
    21
    0.12
    73
    0.07
    50. Encephalitis
    16
    0.09
    84
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jamaica JAMAICA   South Sudan SOUTH SUDAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    53.57
    9
    32.04
    29
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.67
    31
    21.00
    35
    3. Lung Cancers
    15.26
    80
    2.51
    154
    4. Cervical Cancer
    14.00
    54
    24.00
    18
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.11
    68
    6.64
    109
    6. Lymphomas
    8.09
    16
    7.40
    30
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.86
    66
    5.85
    83
    8. Uterin Cancer
    4.74
    21
    1.99
    97
    9. Leukemia
    4.40
    59
    4.61
    45
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    116
    6.25
    25
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.22
    103
    1.95
    133
    12. Liver Cancer
    2.81
    168
    7.02
    62
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    104
    11.32
    11
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.73
    108
    1.65
    116
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    166
    5.64
    38
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.58
    165
    1.31
    113
    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.