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Laos
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Laos and Peru 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.

Peru
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   Peru PERU
      Laos LAOS   Peru PERU
           
    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
     
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
    1970
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
     
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
    1980
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
     
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
    1990
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
     
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
    2000
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
     
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
    2010
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
     
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
    2016
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
     
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Peru PERU
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    Age 5
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    Age 10
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    Age 15
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    Age 20
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    Age 25
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    Age 30
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    Age 35
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    Age 45
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    Age 60
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    Age 65
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    Age 70
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    Age 75
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Peru PERU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.65
    39
    74.35
    144
    2. Stroke
    145.82
    8
    30.61
    151
    3. Tuberculosis
    71.41
    19
    5.34
    90
    4. Liver Cancer
    60.63
    2
    6.79
    66
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.63
    58
    77.68
    43
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.45
    42
    21.67
    115
    7. Lung Disease
    41.85
    23
    16.81
    137
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    39.29
    19
    26.04
    85
    9. Asthma
    29.23
    3
    0.97
    145
    10. Kidney Disease
    26.00
    44
    28.83
    36
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    23.29
    55
    4.02
    87
    12. Liver Disease
    20.90
    68
    30.74
    34
    13. Hypertension
    20.42
    39
    3.72
    163
    14. Low Birth Weight
    17.58
    28
    5.46
    110
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.57
    92
    13.73
    110
    16. Birth Trauma
    16.69
    22
    2.16
    107
    17. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    83
    9.61
    104
    18. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    13.23
    6
    2.86
    95
    19. Drownings
    10.23
    11
    3.84
    86
    20. Breast Cancer
    10.12
    153
    8.39
    169
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    10.09
    37
    7.94
    86
    22. Suicide
    9.35
    86
    5.08
    149
    23. Other Injuries
    9.05
    72
    13.00
    39
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.00
    93
    7.06
    104
    25. Falls
    7.81
    64
    5.42
    87
    26. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    93
    11.12
    72
    27. Violence
    6.96
    75
    11.73
    35
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.78
    59
    2.95
    153
    29. Maternal Conditions
    6.48
    47
    1.44
    81
    30. Malnutrition
    6.36
    52
    5.54
    58
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.00
    25
    1.53
    104
    32. HIV/AIDS
    5.60
    85
    7.17
    83
    33. Ovary Cancer
    4.84
    78
    3.41
    133
    34. Lymphomas
    4.77
    112
    5.34
    98
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    56
    1.10
    183
    36. Prostate Cancer
    4.32
    170
    19.37
    68
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    4.31
    99
    2.05
    155
    38. Fires
    3.74
    52
    1.63
    90
    39. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    3.64
    105
    40. Meningitis
    3.28
    57
    1.19
    86
    41. Stomach Cancer
    2.45
    172
    13.46
    22
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    2.37
    83
    2.88
    55
    43. Syphilis
    2.03
    34
    0.34
    73
    44. Epilepsy
    1.84
    83
    1.01
    139
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.68
    111
    1.40
    140
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.59
    134
    1.44
    142
    47. Alcohol
    1.52
    102
    1.55
    99
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.48
    127
    0.79
    175
    49. Skin Disease
    1.47
    106
    1.41
    107
    50. Tetanus
    1.31
    27
    0.17
    77
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Laos LAOS   Peru PERU
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,115
    14.36
    21,421
    14.43
    2. Stroke
    4,885
    11.47
    8,794
    5.92
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,159
    7.42
    22,743
    15.32
    4. Tuberculosis
    3,011
    7.07
    1,570
    1.06
    5. Liver Cancer
    2,303
    5.41
    1,910
    1.29
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,696
    3.98
    6,062
    4.08
    7. Low Birth Weight
    1,525
    3.58
    1,877
    1.26
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,493
    3.51
    1,239
    0.83
    9. Birth Trauma
    1,447
    3.40
    741
    0.50
    10. Lung Disease
    1,320
    3.10
    4,894
    3.30
    11. Asthma
    1,082
    2.54
    281
    0.19
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,058
    2.48
    4,179
    2.82
    13. Kidney Disease
    1,018
    2.39
    8,255
    5.56
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,014
    2.38
    7,721
    5.20
    15. Liver Disease
    901
    2.12
    8,644
    5.82
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    860
    2.02
    2,693
    1.81
    17. Drownings
    759
    1.78
    1,178
    0.79
    18. Hypertension
    672
    1.58
    1,082
    0.73
    19. Suicide
    579
    1.36
    1,567
    1.06
    20. Other Injuries
    571
    1.34
    3,972
    2.68
    21. Lung Cancers
    542
    1.27
    2,694
    1.81
    22. Violence
    475
    1.12
    3,699
    2.49
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    468
    1.10
    818
    0.55
    24. Maternal Conditions
    439
    1.03
    470
    0.32
    25. HIV/AIDS
    357
    0.84
    2,193
    1.48
    26. Falls
    352
    0.83
    1,569
    1.06
    27. Malnutrition
    311
    0.73
    1,673
    1.13
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    298
    0.70
    1,983
    1.34
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    290
    0.68
    447
    0.30
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    289
    0.68
    870
    0.59
    31. Breast Cancer
    239
    0.56
    1,271
    0.86
    32. Meningitis
    235
    0.55
    368
    0.25
    33. Fires
    229
    0.54
    487
    0.33
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    207
    0.49
    605
    0.41
    35. Lymphomas
    194
    0.46
    1,511
    1.02
    36. Leukemia
    191
    0.45
    1,090
    0.73
    37. Syphilis
    174
    0.41
    114
    0.08
    38. Cervical Cancer
    173
    0.41
    1,678
    1.13
    39. Oral Cancer
    170
    0.40
    312
    0.21
    40. Epilepsy
    118
    0.28
    309
    0.21
    41. Ovary Cancer
    108
    0.25
    513
    0.35
    42. Stomach Cancer
    95
    0.22
    3,786
    2.55
    43. Ascariasis
    92
    0.22
    5
    0.00
    44. Tetanus
    86
    0.20
    55
    0.04
    45. Encephalitis
    82
    0.19
    346
    0.23
    46. Alcohol
    78
    0.18
    452
    0.30
    47. Appendicitis
    69
    0.16
    323
    0.22
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    68
    0.16
    820
    0.55
    49. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.15
    415
    0.28
    50. Poisonings
    60
    0.14
    283
    0.19
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Laos LAOS   Peru PERU
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    60.63
    2
    6.79
    66
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    83
    9.61
    104
    3. Breast Cancer
    10.12
    153
    8.39
    169
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.00
    93
    7.06
    104
    5. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    93
    11.12
    72
    6. Ovary Cancer
    4.84
    78
    3.41
    133
    7. Lymphomas
    4.77
    112
    5.34
    98
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    56
    1.10
    183
    9. Prostate Cancer
    4.32
    170
    19.37
    68
    10. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    3.64
    105
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.45
    172
    13.46
    22
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.68
    111
    1.40
    140
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.48
    127
    0.79
    175
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.18
    120
    1.40
    107
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.15
    167
    4.97
    69
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    176
    1.20
    155
    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.