WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
WorldHealthRankings

World Health Review

Kuwait
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 Kuwait and Barbados 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.

Barbados
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
Kuwait Population Pyramid
 
Choose Year
Play
Pause
    Barbados Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
     
    62.2
    67.0
    64.5
    42
    42
    40
    1970
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
     
    66.2
    71.2
    68.7
    33
    41
    39
    1980
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
     
    69.6
    74.7
    72.1
    24
    31
    28
    1990
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
     
    72.0
    77.1
    74.5
    26
    29
    29
    2000
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
     
    70.9
    75.5
    73.3
    47
    60
    47
    2010
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
     
    72.3
    77.1
    74.7
    57
    69
    59
    2016
    73.9
    76.0
    74.8
    53
    94
    83
     
    73.1
    78.0
    75.6
    65
    77
    67
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.9
    76.0
    53
    94
    73.1
    78.0
    65
    77
    Age 5
    74.6
    76.6
    55
    103
    74.0
    78.9
    66
    78
    Age 10
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    74.1
    79.0
    67
    78
    Age 15
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    74.2
    79.0
    68
    80
    Age 20
    75.0
    76.8
    56
    105
    74.4
    79.1
    68
    80
    Age 25
    75.2
    76.9
    58
    107
    74.6
    79.2
    69
    80
    Age 30
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
    74.8
    79.4
    71
    80
    Age 35
    75.5
    77.1
    65
    109
    75.1
    79.5
    79
    80
    Age 40
    75.7
    77.2
    72
    110
    75.4
    79.7
    78
    77
    Age 45
    76.0
    77.3
    77
    112
    75.8
    80.0
    79
    78
    Age 50
    76.4
    77.6
    80
    114
    76.3
    80.4
    82
    80
    Age 55
    76.9
    77.9
    84
    122
    77.0
    80.8
    82
    81
    Age 60
    77.6
    78.4
    94
    135
    78.1
    81.5
    82
    82
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.3
    113
    146
    79.4
    82.3
    88
    86
    Age 70
    80.1
    80.7
    137
    160
    81.2
    83.5
    94
    87
    Age 75
    82.3
    82.6
    157
    168
    83.4
    85.2
    102
    90
    Age 80
    85.1
    85.3
    168
    169
    86.0
    87.4
    110
    91
    Age 85
    88.5
    88.6
    168
    173
    89.3
    90.3
    119
    96
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    210.70
    29
    67.95
    153
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    126.59
    17
    51.44
    65
    3. Stroke
    82.04
    77
    62.40
    109
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.06
    81
    53.34
    36
    5. Breast Cancer
    27.42
    11
    32.21
    3
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.00
    59
    7.77
    137
    7. Lung Disease
    23.49
    85
    10.42
    172
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.32
    78
    13.06
    106
    9. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    64
    8.91
    105
    10. Hypertension
    16.79
    58
    12.99
    85
    11. Prostate Cancer
    15.01
    103
    76.51
    3
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.65
    33
    23.22
    4
    13. Other Injuries
    8.77
    76
    14.37
    28
    14. Lymphomas
    8.59
    10
    10.66
    1
    15. Liver Cancer
    8.19
    49
    2.97
    165
    16. Encephalitis
    6.88
    2
    5.43
    3
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.87
    109
    8.28
    76
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    6.62
    43
    7.99
    22
    19. Liver Disease
    5.58
    162
    5.38
    167
    20. Bladder Cancer
    5.38
    9
    1.66
    114
    21. Low Birth Weight
    5.34
    112
    3.44
    139
    22. Ovary Cancer
    5.21
    61
    5.20
    63
    23. Stomach Cancer
    5.17
    101
    5.55
    92
    24. Other Neoplasms
    5.04
    23
    5.24
    21
    25. Uterin Cancer
    5.03
    15
    8.08
    1
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    4.08
    103
    16.89
    10
    27. Leukemia
    3.49
    113
    6.32
    8
    28. Falls
    3.21
    133
    1.44
    176
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.20
    139
    8.45
    88
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.84
    80
    2.20
    105
    31. Violence
    2.67
    128
    9.16
    57
    32. Suicide
    2.18
    178
    0.44
    183
    33. Fires
    2.16
    74
    0.17
    179
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.03
    138
    3.81
    76
    35. Asthma
    2.02
    116
    3.32
    98
    36. Drug Use
    1.55
    65
    0.26
    174
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.53
    120
    0.54
    146
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.44
    179
    8.53
    37
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.10
    147
    2.64
    99
    40. Epilepsy
    0.98
    141
    2.16
    64
    41. Hepatitis B
    0.91
    63
    0.40
    97
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.79
    148
    1.30
    128
    43. Drownings
    0.71
    167
    0.33
    181
    44. Meningitis
    0.65
    121
    1.01
    94
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    0.63
    180
    3.04
    44
    46. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.62
    181
    17.71
    130
    47. Skin Disease
    0.35
    158
    2.79
    75
    48. Alcohol
    0.34
    165
    1.00
    129
    49. Anemia
    0.33
    42
    1.87
    14
    50. Birth Trauma
    0.31
    177
    2.87
    90
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,256
    32.63
    361
    13.11
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,052
    10.54
    276
    10.02
    3. Stroke
    880
    8.82
    334
    12.13
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    740
    7.41
    25
    0.91
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    326
    3.27
    286
    10.38
    6. Other Injuries
    246
    2.46
    69
    2.51
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    241
    2.41
    21
    0.76
    8. Breast Cancer
    240
    2.40
    86
    3.12
    9. Lung Cancers
    236
    2.36
    43
    1.56
    10. Lung Disease
    226
    2.26
    57
    2.07
    11. Kidney Disease
    205
    2.05
    64
    2.32
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    201
    2.01
    115
    4.18
    13. Low Birth Weight
    192
    1.92
    7
    0.25
    14. Hypertension
    170
    1.70
    71
    2.58
    15. Lymphomas
    138
    1.38
    49
    1.78
    16. Liver Cancer
    116
    1.16
    14
    0.51
    17. Falls
    111
    1.11
    7
    0.25
    18. Violence
    110
    1.10
    29
    1.05
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    99
    0.99
    38
    1.38
    20. Encephalitis
    96
    0.96
    25
    0.91
    21. Liver Disease
    95
    0.95
    24
    0.87
    22. Suicide
    94
    0.94
    2
    0.07
    23. Stomach Cancer
    69
    0.69
    28
    1.02
    24. Leukemia
    67
    0.67
    27
    0.98
    25. Prostate Cancer
    64
    0.64
    165
    5.99
    26. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.63
    25
    0.91
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    63
    0.63
    85
    3.09
    28. Bladder Cancer
    58
    0.58
    9
    0.33
    29. Fires
    49
    0.49
    1
    0.04
    30. Drug Use
    48
    0.48
    1
    0.04
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    45
    0.45
    38
    1.38
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.35
    11
    0.40
    33. Ovary Cancer
    35
    0.35
    14
    0.51
    34. Oral Cancer
    33
    0.33
    18
    0.65
    35. Uterin Cancer
    29
    0.29
    22
    0.80
    36. Asthma
    28
    0.28
    16
    0.58
    37. Drownings
    26
    0.26
    1
    0.04
    38. Tuberculosis
    24
    0.24
    2
    0.07
    39. Hepatitis B
    22
    0.22
    2
    0.07
    40. Meningitis
    20
    0.20
    4
    0.15
    41. Epilepsy
    20
    0.20
    9
    0.33
    42. Cervical Cancer
    18
    0.18
    24
    0.87
    43. Alcohol
    12
    0.12
    4
    0.15
    44. Birth Trauma
    11
    0.11
    6
    0.22
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.10
    14
    0.51
    46. Syphilis
    7
    0.07
    0
    0.00
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.07
    6
    0.22
    48. Poisonings
    7
    0.07
    1
    0.04
    49. Maternal Conditions
    6
    0.06
    1
    0.04
    50. Skin Cancers
    5
    0.05
    4
    0.15
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Barbados BARBADOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    27.42
    11
    32.21
    3
    2. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    64
    8.91
    105
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.01
    103
    76.51
    3
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.65
    33
    23.22
    4
    5. Lymphomas
    8.59
    10
    10.66
    1
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.19
    49
    2.97
    165
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.62
    43
    7.99
    22
    8. Bladder Cancer
    5.38
    9
    1.66
    114
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.21
    61
    5.20
    63
    10. Stomach Cancer
    5.17
    101
    5.55
    92
    11. Uterin Cancer
    5.03
    15
    8.08
    1
    12. Leukemia
    3.49
    113
    6.32
    8
    13. Cervical Cancer
    3.20
    139
    8.45
    88
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.84
    80
    2.20
    105
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.03
    138
    3.81
    76
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.31
    182
    0.66
    156
    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.