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Laos
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Laos and Guinea-Bissau 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.

Guinea-Bissau
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
Laos Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
     
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
    1970
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
     
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
    1980
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
     
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
    1990
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
     
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
    2000
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
     
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
    2010
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
     
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
    2016
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
     
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
    Age 5
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
    Age 10
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
    Age 15
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
    Age 20
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
    Age 25
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
    Age 30
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
    Age 35
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
    Age 45
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
    Age 70
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
    Age 75
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.65
    39
    178.04
    47
    2. Stroke
    145.82
    8
    117.75
    32
    3. Tuberculosis
    71.41
    19
    157.41
    2
    4. Liver Cancer
    60.63
    2
    14.55
    20
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.63
    58
    135.67
    14
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.45
    42
    40.22
    52
    7. Lung Disease
    41.85
    23
    34.80
    40
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    39.29
    19
    24.42
    94
    9. Asthma
    29.23
    3
    12.37
    38
    10. Kidney Disease
    26.00
    44
    21.54
    64
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    23.29
    55
    64.73
    32
    12. Liver Disease
    20.90
    68
    31.68
    30
    13. Hypertension
    20.42
    39
    11.98
    93
    14. Low Birth Weight
    17.58
    28
    23.77
    15
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.57
    92
    36.71
    25
    16. Birth Trauma
    16.69
    22
    25.33
    5
    17. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    83
    2.21
    161
    18. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.23
    6
    8.07
    34
    19. Drownings
    10.23
    11
    6.03
    49
    20. Breast Cancer
    10.12
    153
    14.98
    105
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    10.09
    37
    12.99
    12
    22. Suicide
    9.35
    86
    7.38
    112
    23. Other Injuries
    9.05
    72
    13.26
    35
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.00
    93
    3.22
    167
    25. Falls
    7.81
    64
    14.93
    33
    26. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    93
    24.67
    17
    27. Violence
    6.96
    75
    9.94
    49
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.78
    59
    4.33
    122
    29. Maternal Conditions
    6.48
    47
    15.03
    24
    30. Malnutrition
    6.36
    52
    12.52
    40
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.00
    25
    5.76
    28
    32. HIV/AIDS
    5.60
    85
    153.72
    13
    33. Ovary Cancer
    4.84
    78
    3.05
    151
    34. Lymphomas
    4.77
    112
    4.71
    114
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    56
    3.05
    95
    36. Prostate Cancer
    4.32
    170
    33.83
    24
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    4.31
    99
    8.80
    33
    38. Fires
    3.74
    52
    5.42
    36
    39. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    1.23
    170
    40. Meningitis
    3.28
    57
    21.73
    21
    41. Stomach Cancer
    2.45
    172
    3.84
    132
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    2.37
    83
    1.61
    140
    43. Syphilis
    2.03
    34
    9.94
    3
    44. Epilepsy
    1.84
    83
    2.67
    48
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.68
    111
    2.14
    89
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.59
    134
    4.63
    31
    47. Alcohol
    1.52
    102
    1.10
    123
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.48
    127
    1.60
    121
    49. Skin Disease
    1.47
    106
    3.01
    72
    50. Tetanus
    1.31
    27
    2.11
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,115
    14.36
    1,022
    6.78
    2. Stroke
    4,885
    11.47
    743
    4.93
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,159
    7.42
    1,715
    11.37
    4. Tuberculosis
    3,011
    7.07
    1,293
    8.57
    5. Liver Cancer
    2,303
    5.41
    123
    0.82
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,696
    3.98
    258
    1.71
    7. Low Birth Weight
    1,525
    3.58
    783
    5.19
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,493
    3.51
    882
    5.85
    9. Birth Trauma
    1,447
    3.40
    835
    5.54
    10. Lung Disease
    1,320
    3.10
    208
    1.38
    11. Asthma
    1,082
    2.54
    91
    0.60
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,058
    2.48
    476
    3.16
    13. Kidney Disease
    1,018
    2.39
    170
    1.13
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,014
    2.38
    90
    0.60
    15. Liver Disease
    901
    2.12
    278
    1.84
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    860
    2.02
    401
    2.66
    17. Drownings
    759
    1.78
    104
    0.69
    18. Hypertension
    672
    1.58
    75
    0.50
    19. Suicide
    579
    1.36
    72
    0.48
    20. Other Injuries
    571
    1.34
    201
    1.33
    21. Lung Cancers
    542
    1.27
    18
    0.12
    22. Violence
    475
    1.12
    167
    1.11
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    468
    1.10
    63
    0.42
    24. Maternal Conditions
    439
    1.03
    245
    1.62
    25. HIV/AIDS
    357
    0.84
    2,018
    13.38
    26. Falls
    352
    0.83
    103
    0.68
    27. Malnutrition
    311
    0.73
    194
    1.29
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    298
    0.70
    28
    0.19
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    290
    0.68
    44
    0.29
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    289
    0.68
    36
    0.24
    31. Breast Cancer
    239
    0.56
    70
    0.46
    32. Meningitis
    235
    0.55
    350
    2.32
    33. Fires
    229
    0.54
    69
    0.46
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    207
    0.49
    143
    0.95
    35. Lymphomas
    194
    0.46
    43
    0.29
    36. Leukemia
    191
    0.45
    12
    0.08
    37. Syphilis
    174
    0.41
    318
    2.11
    38. Cervical Cancer
    173
    0.41
    102
    0.68
    39. Oral Cancer
    170
    0.40
    24
    0.16
    40. Epilepsy
    118
    0.28
    39
    0.26
    41. Ovary Cancer
    108
    0.25
    15
    0.10
    42. Stomach Cancer
    95
    0.22
    32
    0.21
    43. Ascariasis
    92
    0.22
    8
    0.05
    44. Tetanus
    86
    0.20
    52
    0.34
    45. Encephalitis
    82
    0.19
    16
    0.11
    46. Alcohol
    78
    0.18
    9
    0.06
    47. Appendicitis
    69
    0.16
    23
    0.15
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    68
    0.16
    7
    0.05
    49. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.15
    41
    0.27
    50. Poisonings
    60
    0.14
    40
    0.27
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    60.63
    2
    14.55
    20
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    83
    2.21
    161
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.12
    153
    14.98
    105
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.00
    93
    3.22
    167
    5. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    93
    24.67
    17
    6. Ovary Cancer
    4.84
    78
    3.05
    151
    7. Lymphomas
    4.77
    112
    4.71
    114
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    56
    3.05
    95
    9. Prostate Cancer
    4.32
    170
    33.83
    24
    10. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    1.23
    170
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.45
    172
    3.84
    132
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.68
    111
    2.14
    89
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.48
    127
    1.60
    121
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.18
    120
    1.56
    94
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.15
    167
    1.78
    140
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    176
    1.15
    158
    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.