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Compare Jordan and Nicaragua 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
     
      Jordan JORDAN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Jordan JORDAN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Jordan JORDAN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    136.01
    65
     
    100.18
    117
    2. Stroke
    77.92
    100
     
    49.89
    134
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.43
    39
     
    40.19
    55
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    38.47
    14
     
    27.08
    35
    5. Hypertension
    35.85
    8
     
    13.83
    92
    6. Kidney Disease
    35.72
    14
     
    66.77
    1
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.41
    42
     
    16.56
    96
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.75
    120
     
    24.91
    109
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    39
     
    10.45
    154
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.84
    26
     
    6.23
    114
    11. Lung Cancers
    15.09
    78
     
    7.21
    119
    12. Lung Disease
    14.54
    150
     
    22.37
    91
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.48
    125
     
    20.50
    62
    14. Liver Disease
    11.13
    121
     
    33.31
    26
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.59
    70
     
    9.35
    74
    16. Low Birth Weight
    9.42
    73
     
    6.92
    94
    17. Lymphomas
    7.71
    20
     
    2.70
    144
    18. Other Injuries
    5.44
    136
     
    6.88
    110
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.25
    102
     
    10.92
    38
    20. Leukemia
    5.16
    25
     
    3.91
    92
    21. Liver Cancer
    4.29
    121
     
    10.69
    34
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    4.25
    79
     
    4.08
    82
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.11
    114
     
    3.17
    133
    24. Suicide
    3.85
    161
     
    9.78
    94
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    112
     
    2.14
    169
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.72
    41
     
    0.63
    173
    27. Other Neoplasms
    3.53
    60
     
    1.37
    145
    28. Asthma
    3.30
    102
     
    3.17
    103
    29. Violence
    3.13
    123
     
    15.17
    23
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.93
    160
     
    2.97
    157
    31. Falls
    2.76
    147
     
    5.70
    84
    32. Birth Trauma
    2.73
    100
     
    2.99
    90
    33. Fires
    2.11
    79
     
    0.75
    134
    34. Skin Disease
    1.78
    92
     
    1.16
    115
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.78
    121
     
    2.97
    93
    36. Drug Use
    1.69
    66
     
    0.60
    147
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
     
    0.90
    175
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.47
    133
     
    5.32
    75
    39. Maternal Conditions
    1.38
    85
     
    2.61
    69
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.37
    123
     
    0.85
    164
    41. Drownings
    1.11
    146
     
    4.20
    86
    42. Epilepsy
    1.02
    147
     
    1.79
    89
    43. Cervical Cancer
    0.92
    181
     
    17.89
    42
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.91
    156
     
    0.81
    160
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.76
    149
     
    0.87
    141
    46. Poisonings
    0.75
    96
     
    0.62
    108
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    0.70
    132
     
    1.10
    89
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.66
    144
     
    3.34
    101
    49. Meningitis
    0.66
    120
     
    1.47
    85
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    156
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Jordan JORDAN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,248
    19.81
     
    4,185
    15.39
    2. Stroke
    2,854
    10.78
     
    2,095
    7.71
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,874
    7.08
     
    1,699
    6.25
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,792
    6.77
     
    907
    3.34
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,393
    5.26
     
    2,948
    10.84
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,342
    5.07
     
    1,097
    4.04
    7. Hypertension
    1,311
    4.95
     
    572
    2.10
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,105
    4.17
     
    1,251
    4.60
    9. Low Birth Weight
    1,042
    3.93
     
    473
    1.74
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    982
    3.71
     
    629
    2.31
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    666
    2.51
     
    269
    0.99
    12. Lung Cancers
    593
    2.24
     
    307
    1.13
    13. Lung Disease
    533
    2.01
     
    922
    3.39
    14. Liver Disease
    469
    1.77
     
    1,541
    5.67
    15. Breast Cancer
    468
    1.77
     
    255
    0.94
    16. Other Injuries
    349
    1.32
     
    375
    1.38
    17. Lymphomas
    343
    1.30
     
    123
    0.45
    18. Birth Trauma
    301
    1.14
     
    205
    0.75
    19. Leukemia
    270
    1.02
     
    210
    0.77
    20. Suicide
    244
    0.92
     
    577
    2.12
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    232
    0.88
     
    163
    0.60
    22. Violence
    225
    0.85
     
    914
    3.36
    23. Stomach Cancer
    220
    0.83
     
    469
    1.73
    24. Prostate Cancer
    191
    0.72
     
    364
    1.34
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    173
    0.65
     
    174
    0.64
    26. Liver Cancer
    170
    0.64
     
    459
    1.69
    27. Other Neoplasms
    157
    0.59
     
    66
    0.24
    28. Falls
    149
    0.56
     
    256
    0.94
    29. Bladder Cancer
    140
    0.53
     
    27
    0.10
    30. Asthma
    139
    0.52
     
    145
    0.53
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    135
    0.51
     
    142
    0.52
    32. Fires
    132
    0.50
     
    38
    0.14
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    121
    0.46
     
    315
    1.16
    34. Maternal Conditions
    107
    0.40
     
    167
    0.61
    35. Drug Use
    98
    0.37
     
    33
    0.12
    36. Drownings
    89
    0.34
     
    244
    0.90
    37. Ovary Cancer
    82
    0.31
     
    53
    0.19
    38. Epilepsy
    69
    0.26
     
    99
    0.36
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    68
    0.26
     
    127
    0.47
    40. Skin Disease
    68
    0.26
     
    53
    0.19
    41. Oral Cancer
    64
    0.24
     
    41
    0.15
    42. Poisonings
    55
    0.21
     
    34
    0.13
    43. Meningitis
    46
    0.17
     
    86
    0.32
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    37
    0.14
     
    42
    0.15
    45. Pertussis
    36
    0.14
     
    23
    0.08
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.13
     
    33
    0.12
    47. Tuberculosis
    28
    0.11
     
    152
    0.56
    48. Uterin Cancer
    26
    0.10
     
    21
    0.08
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    25
    0.09
     
    45
    0.17
    50. Skin Cancers
    22
    0.08
     
    54
    0.20
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Jordan JORDAN   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.50
    39
     
    10.45
    154
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.84
    26
     
    6.23
    114
    3. Lung Cancers
    15.09
    78
     
    7.21
    119
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.48
    125
     
    20.50
    62
    5. Lymphomas
    7.71
    20
     
    2.70
    144
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.25
    102
     
    10.92
    38
    7. Leukemia
    5.16
    25
     
    3.91
    92
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.29
    121
     
    10.69
    34
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.25
    79
     
    4.08
    82
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    112
     
    2.14
    169
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.72
    41
     
    0.63
    173
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
     
    0.90
    175
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.37
    123
     
    0.85
    164
    14. Cervical Cancer
    0.92
    181
     
    17.89
    42
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.91
    156
     
    0.81
    160
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    156
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
     
    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.