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Kuwait
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Kuwait and Canada 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.

Canada
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
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
           
    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
     
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
    1970
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
     
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
    1980
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
     
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
    1990
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
     
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
    2000
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
     
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
    2010
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
     
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
    2016
    73.9
    76.0
    74.8
    53
    94
    83
     
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.9
    76.0
    53
    94
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    Age 5
    74.6
    76.6
    55
    103
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 10
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 15
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 20
    75.0
    76.8
    56
    105
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    Age 25
    75.2
    76.9
    58
    107
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    Age 30
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    Age 35
    75.5
    77.1
    65
    109
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    Age 40
    75.7
    77.2
    72
    110
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    Age 45
    76.0
    77.3
    77
    112
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    Age 50
    76.4
    77.6
    80
    114
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    Age 55
    76.9
    77.9
    84
    122
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    Age 60
    77.6
    78.4
    94
    135
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.3
    113
    146
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    Age 70
    80.1
    80.7
    137
    160
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    Age 75
    82.3
    82.6
    157
    168
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    Age 80
    85.1
    85.3
    168
    169
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    Age 85
    88.5
    88.6
    168
    173
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    203.54
    26
    55.36
    172
    2. Stroke
    83.21
    92
    18.22
    183
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.28
    66
    9.34
    170
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    58.17
    2
    32.30
    22
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    35.06
    70
    10.27
    154
    6. Kidney Disease
    28.70
    31
    5.41
    168
    7. Hypertension
    28.14
    29
    2.13
    180
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.27
    73
    5.26
    160
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.22
    110
    17.60
    82
    10. Liver Disease
    12.93
    103
    5.73
    160
    11. Lung Disease
    10.99
    169
    19.01
    118
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.53
    88
    3.85
    154
    13. Lung Cancers
    7.51
    115
    30.94
    13
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    14.28
    45
    15. Prostate Cancer
    5.45
    160
    14.30
    108
    16. Other Injuries
    4.95
    145
    4.21
    159
    17. Liver Cancer
    4.94
    103
    3.72
    140
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.37
    126
    2.44
    167
    19. Low Birth Weight
    4.24
    130
    2.26
    153
    20. Suicide
    4.16
    157
    10.54
    83
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    3.96
    117
    5.18
    95
    22. Falls
    3.95
    119
    7.42
    62
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    3.70
    88
    6.51
    45
    24. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
    4.64
    47
    25. Asthma
    3.02
    106
    0.45
    177
    26. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    148
    5.11
    66
    27. Lymphomas
    2.84
    139
    7.35
    25
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.83
    63
    3.06
    52
    29. Bladder Cancer
    2.76
    62
    3.41
    47
    30. Violence
    2.33
    135
    1.77
    143
    31. Fires
    1.69
    89
    0.47
    154
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.65
    130
    0.61
    171
    33. Stomach Cancer
    1.63
    179
    3.41
    141
    34. Drug Use
    1.35
    89
    3.85
    18
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.34
    137
    3.21
    73
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    1.30
    68
    3.35
    26
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.22
    175
    1.78
    165
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.19
    150
    2.40
    106
    39. Epilepsy
    1.09
    142
    0.69
    170
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    134
    0.62
    159
    41. Drownings
    0.96
    155
    0.74
    163
    42. Skin Disease
    0.92
    125
    0.65
    138
    43. Meningitis
    0.82
    108
    0.20
    165
    44. Oral Cancer
    0.63
    181
    2.11
    123
    45. War
    0.56
    27
    0.00
    70
    46. Tuberculosis
    0.53
    147
    0.18
    172
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.52
    157
    3.05
    97
    48. Appendicitis
    0.38
    103
    0.07
    155
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.30
    178
    0.77
    141
    50. Poisonings
    0.30
    156
    0.47
    125
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,714
    30.55
    37,876
    17.93
    2. Stroke
    890
    10.02
    12,693
    6.01
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    687
    7.73
    2,100
    0.99
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    607
    6.83
    6,391
    3.03
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    468
    5.27
    23,536
    11.14
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    371
    4.18
    6,834
    3.23
    7. Kidney Disease
    328
    3.69
    3,770
    1.78
    8. Hypertension
    304
    3.42
    1,467
    0.69
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    296
    3.33
    1,102
    0.52
    10. Liver Disease
    205
    2.31
    3,288
    1.56
    11. Low Birth Weight
    167
    1.88
    494
    0.23
    12. Suicide
    154
    1.73
    4,407
    2.09
    13. Breast Cancer
    126
    1.42
    5,785
    2.74
    14. Lung Disease
    113
    1.27
    13,408
    6.35
    15. Other Injuries
    112
    1.26
    2,468
    1.17
    16. Falls
    105
    1.18
    5,125
    2.43
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    103
    1.16
    9,463
    4.48
    18. Violence
    99
    1.11
    632
    0.30
    19. Lung Cancers
    95
    1.07
    20,431
    9.67
    20. Leukemia
    75
    0.84
    2,948
    1.40
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    72
    0.81
    3,181
    1.51
    22. Liver Cancer
    71
    0.80
    2,403
    1.14
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    69
    0.78
    1,455
    0.69
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    52
    0.59
    4,283
    2.03
    25. Lymphomas
    49
    0.55
    4,822
    2.28
    26. Fires
    43
    0.48
    218
    0.10
    27. Drug Use
    42
    0.47
    1,525
    0.72
    28. Asthma
    39
    0.44
    259
    0.12
    29. Epilepsy
    32
    0.36
    329
    0.16
    30. Drownings
    31
    0.35
    288
    0.14
    31. Stomach Cancer
    28
    0.32
    2,204
    1.04
    32. Prostate Cancer
    28
    0.32
    4,524
    2.14
    33. Bladder Cancer
    28
    0.32
    2,358
    1.12
    34. War
    24
    0.27
    0
    0.00
    35. Ovary Cancer
    22
    0.25
    1,717
    0.81
    36. Meningitis
    19
    0.21
    79
    0.04
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    18
    0.20
    398
    0.19
    38. Uterin Cancer
    17
    0.19
    981
    0.46
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    16
    0.18
    416
    0.20
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.17
    2,072
    0.98
    41. Other Neoplasms
    15
    0.17
    1,535
    0.73
    42. Oral Cancer
    13
    0.15
    1,331
    0.63
    43. Birth Trauma
    12
    0.14
    169
    0.08
    44. Cervical Cancer
    12
    0.14
    570
    0.27
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    11
    0.12
    2,428
    1.15
    46. Skin Disease
    11
    0.12
    444
    0.21
    47. Poisonings
    9
    0.10
    207
    0.10
    48. Syphilis
    8
    0.09
    16
    0.01
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8
    0.09
    2,160
    1.02
    50. Encephalitis
    8
    0.09
    66
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Canada CANADA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    15.22
    110
    17.60
    82
    2. Lung Cancers
    7.51
    115
    30.94
    13
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    14.28
    45
    4. Prostate Cancer
    5.45
    160
    14.30
    108
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.94
    103
    3.72
    140
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    3.70
    88
    6.51
    45
    7. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
    4.64
    47
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.95
    148
    5.11
    66
    9. Lymphomas
    2.84
    139
    7.35
    25
    10. Uterin Cancer
    2.83
    63
    3.06
    52
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.76
    62
    3.41
    47
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1.63
    179
    3.41
    141
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.34
    137
    3.21
    73
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.22
    175
    1.78
    165
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.63
    181
    2.11
    123
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    181
    2.56
    33
    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.