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Latvia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Latvia and Iraq 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.

Iraq
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 Macedonia 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 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
Latvia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    206.28
    25
    215.95
    19
    2. Stroke
    104.98
    62
    94.27
    76
    3. Prostate Cancer
    28.65
    31
    7.02
    152
    4. Inflammatory/Heart
    26.97
    5
    8.20
    51
    5. Lung Cancers
    25.54
    32
    14.15
    84
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    66
    21.97
    32
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.04
    15
    5.79
    121
    8. Suicide
    17.74
    17
    4.03
    158
    9. Liver Disease
    13.92
    97
    5.96
    155
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12.99
    154
    22.66
    122
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12.82
    29
    5.27
    100
    12. Hypertension
    12.15
    102
    13.14
    97
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.88
    148
    40.12
    56
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    9.18
    10
    2.99
    101
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.85
    134
    22.34
    69
    16. Alcohol
    8.27
    6
    0.31
    168
    17. Lung Disease
    8.06
    181
    8.56
    179
    18. Ovary Cancer
    8.04
    8
    4.12
    95
    19. Kidney Disease
    7.79
    151
    26.26
    36
    20. Other Injuries
    7.15
    105
    5.76
    130
    21. Drownings
    6.83
    50
    1.41
    142
    22. Uterin Cancer
    6.27
    7
    0.59
    175
    23. Falls
    6.26
    74
    2.36
    159
    24. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    116
    1.62
    171
    25. Lymphomas
    5.85
    70
    8.32
    11
    26. Oral Cancer
    5.83
    29
    2.59
    99
    27. Violence
    5.66
    87
    14.52
    26
    28. Leukemia
    5.43
    12
    7.22
    2
    29. Bladder Cancer
    5.40
    8
    7.39
    3
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.38
    162
    25.24
    40
    31. HIV/AIDS
    4.73
    89
    0.00
    173
    32. Fires
    4.34
    51
    1.76
    85
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    4.30
    144
    11.02
    46
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    1.15
    147
    35. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    144
    4.25
    122
    36. Skin Cancers
    3.55
    16
    0.66
    148
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.54
    80
    0.89
    154
    38. Birth Trauma
    3.51
    83
    8.31
    65
    39. Drug Use
    3.32
    29
    1.81
    63
    40. Tuberculosis
    2.74
    107
    5.48
    90
    41. Other Neoplasms
    2.25
    111
    8.45
    3
    42. Low Birth Weight
    1.76
    159
    12.90
    55
    43. Epilepsy
    1.72
    94
    0.92
    151
    44. Skin Disease
    1.48
    98
    0.80
    133
    45. Endocrine Disorders
    1.33
    171
    4.41
    109
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.16
    124
    2.99
    76
    47. Poisonings
    1.06
    77
    0.45
    126
    48. Asthma
    0.99
    145
    3.33
    101
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    98
    0.28
    178
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.88
    15
    0.09
    138
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,688
    36.45
    32,582
    18.50
    2. Stroke
    5,084
    19.13
    14,315
    8.13
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,015
    3.82
    2,285
    1.30
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    808
    3.04
    1,015
    0.58
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    789
    2.97
    1,771
    1.01
    6. Hypertension
    568
    2.14
    1,993
    1.13
    7. Stomach Cancer
    523
    1.97
    903
    0.51
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    516
    1.94
    6,382
    3.62
    9. Breast Cancer
    459
    1.73
    2,173
    1.23
    10. Prostate Cancer
    450
    1.69
    432
    0.25
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    438
    1.65
    8,218
    4.67
    12. Suicide
    427
    1.61
    1,109
    0.63
    13. Liver Disease
    393
    1.48
    1,124
    0.64
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    383
    1.44
    491
    0.28
    15. Kidney Disease
    354
    1.33
    4,273
    2.43
    16. Lung Disease
    352
    1.32
    1,261
    0.72
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    262
    0.99
    3,441
    1.95
    18. Bladder Cancer
    251
    0.94
    1,125
    0.64
    19. Lymphomas
    229
    0.86
    1,598
    0.91
    20. Leukemia
    216
    0.81
    1,737
    0.99
    21. Alcohol
    216
    0.81
    67
    0.04
    22. Other Injuries
    208
    0.78
    1,812
    1.03
    23. Oral Cancer
    204
    0.77
    443
    0.25
    24. Falls
    200
    0.75
    612
    0.35
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    195
    0.73
    6,476
    3.68
    26. Ovary Cancer
    183
    0.69
    406
    0.23
    27. Drownings
    158
    0.59
    568
    0.32
    28. Skin Cancers
    150
    0.56
    114
    0.06
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    149
    0.56
    146
    0.08
    30. Liver Cancer
    142
    0.53
    693
    0.39
    31. Uterin Cancer
    142
    0.53
    51
    0.03
    32. Cervical Cancer
    136
    0.51
    153
    0.09
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.50
    190
    0.11
    34. Violence
    132
    0.50
    4,624
    2.63
    35. Fires
    125
    0.47
    582
    0.33
    36. Other Neoplasms
    102
    0.38
    1,589
    0.90
    37. HIV/AIDS
    93
    0.35
    0
    0.00
    38. Tuberculosis
    79
    0.30
    952
    0.54
    39. Drug Use
    75
    0.28
    457
    0.26
    40. Skin Disease
    62
    0.23
    181
    0.10
    41. Congenital Anomalies
    59
    0.22
    6,274
    3.56
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    49
    0.18
    1,066
    0.61
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    49
    0.18
    601
    0.34
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    47
    0.18
    41
    0.02
    45. Asthma
    43
    0.16
    566
    0.32
    46. Epilepsy
    40
    0.15
    294
    0.17
    47. Birth Trauma
    38
    0.14
    5,372
    3.05
    48. Poisonings
    27
    0.10
    180
    0.10
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.09
    19
    0.01
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    21
    0.08
    8
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    28.65
    31
    7.02
    152
    2. Lung Cancers
    25.54
    32
    14.15
    84
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    66
    21.97
    32
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.04
    15
    5.79
    121
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.82
    29
    5.27
    100
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    9.18
    10
    2.99
    101
    7. Ovary Cancer
    8.04
    8
    4.12
    95
    8. Uterin Cancer
    6.27
    7
    0.59
    175
    9. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    116
    1.62
    171
    10. Lymphomas
    5.85
    70
    8.32
    11
    11. Oral Cancer
    5.83
    29
    2.59
    99
    12. Leukemia
    5.43
    12
    7.22
    2
    13. Bladder Cancer
    5.40
    8
    7.39
    3
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    1.15
    147
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    144
    4.25
    122
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.55
    16
    0.66
    148
    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.