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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 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
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
    175.94
    49
    230.27
    20
    2. Stroke
    92.81
    63
    75.79
    85
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    27.36
    4
    7.89
    45
    4. Prostate Cancer
    26.88
    43
    8.89
    147
    5. Lung Cancers
    23.73
    40
    15.26
    79
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.11
    58
    22.77
    25
    7. Suicide
    17.16
    16
    4.05
    154
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.12
    24
    6.30
    114
    9. Liver Disease
    14.52
    94
    5.43
    166
    10. Stomach Cancer
    12.20
    29
    5.73
    86
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.68
    149
    18.82
    121
    12. Hypertension
    11.02
    100
    12.41
    90
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.89
    148
    48.29
    41
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    8.72
    13
    3.39
    99
    15. Ovary Cancer
    8.41
    5
    4.23
    98
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.35
    128
    20.93
    75
    17. Alcohol
    8.25
    10
    0.31
    168
    18. Other Injuries
    7.81
    91
    5.79
    122
    19. Kidney Disease
    7.16
    151
    28.79
    37
    20. Lung Disease
    7.10
    181
    14.16
    149
    21. Drownings
    6.88
    37
    1.40
    141
    22. Uterin Cancer
    6.24
    6
    0.61
    179
    23. Falls
    6.03
    74
    2.32
    157
    24. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    34
    2.86
    100
    25. Lymphomas
    5.65
    87
    9.02
    8
    26. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    120
    1.64
    171
    27. Leukemia
    5.28
    18
    7.60
    1
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.27
    157
    30.59
    56
    29. Bladder Cancer
    5.02
    12
    8.45
    1
    30. Violence
    4.97
    96
    17.98
    18
    31. HIV/AIDS
    4.82
    88
    0.00
    176
    32. Fires
    4.14
    47
    1.71
    88
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    54
    1.26
    149
    34. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    144
    4.86
    108
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.26
    91
    0.94
    151
    36. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    21
    0.72
    152
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    3.17
    163
    9.51
    51
    38. Tuberculosis
    3.05
    104
    6.56
    81
    39. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    104
    8.70
    3
    40. Drug Use
    1.96
    43
    1.90
    45
    41. Encephalitis
    1.63
    38
    1.01
    75
    42. Epilepsy
    1.61
    94
    0.78
    158
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    1.47
    166
    3.01
    134
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.39
    123
    8.65
    59
    45. Skin Disease
    1.35
    108
    0.76
    130
    46. Low Birth Weight
    1.33
    165
    12.38
    55
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    136
    3.09
    66
    48. Asthma
    0.96
    146
    6.34
    74
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    174
    1.95
    110
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    13
    0.08
    137
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Latvia LATVIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,984
    35.30
    32,463
    18.92
    2. Stroke
    4,938
    19.40
    11,205
    6.53
    3. Lung Cancers
    944
    3.71
    2,465
    1.44
    4. Inflammatory/Heart
    816
    3.21
    1,525
    0.89
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    733
    2.88
    1,091
    0.64
    6. Hypertension
    568
    2.23
    1,754
    1.02
    7. Stomach Cancer
    498
    1.96
    966
    0.56
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    494
    1.94
    7,279
    4.24
    9. Breast Cancer
    460
    1.81
    2,282
    1.33
    10. Prostate Cancer
    418
    1.64
    508
    0.30
    11. Suicide
    418
    1.64
    1,128
    0.66
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    410
    1.61
    7,393
    4.31
    13. Liver Disease
    410
    1.61
    1,041
    0.61
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    367
    1.44
    555
    0.32
    15. Kidney Disease
    348
    1.37
    4,395
    2.56
    16. Lung Disease
    321
    1.26
    1,960
    1.14
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    280
    1.10
    3,622
    2.11
    18. Bladder Cancer
    239
    0.94
    1,265
    0.74
    19. Other Injuries
    225
    0.88
    1,910
    1.11
    20. Alcohol
    222
    0.87
    68
    0.04
    21. Lymphomas
    219
    0.86
    1,700
    0.99
    22. Leukemia
    210
    0.83
    1,786
    1.04
    23. Falls
    209
    0.82
    596
    0.35
    24. Oral Cancer
    203
    0.80
    480
    0.28
    25. Ovary Cancer
    187
    0.73
    424
    0.25
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    187
    0.73
    6,199
    3.61
    27. Drownings
    160
    0.63
    570
    0.33
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    144
    0.57
    147
    0.09
    29. Liver Cancer
    142
    0.56
    782
    0.46
    30. Uterin Cancer
    138
    0.54
    53
    0.03
    31. Skin Cancers
    137
    0.54
    122
    0.07
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.53
    206
    0.12
    33. Cervical Cancer
    123
    0.48
    155
    0.09
    34. Fires
    122
    0.48
    582
    0.34
    35. Violence
    118
    0.46
    5,771
    3.36
    36. Other Neoplasms
    108
    0.42
    1,622
    0.95
    37. HIV/AIDS
    98
    0.39
    0
    0.00
    38. Tuberculosis
    89
    0.35
    1,264
    0.74
    39. Skin Disease
    60
    0.24
    146
    0.09
    40. Encephalitis
    54
    0.21
    297
    0.17
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    51
    0.20
    803
    0.47
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    51
    0.20
    242
    0.14
    43. Congenital Anomalies
    49
    0.19
    5,803
    3.38
    44. Drug Use
    48
    0.19
    474
    0.28
    45. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    46
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    44
    0.17
    557
    0.32
    47. Asthma
    43
    0.17
    995
    0.58
    48. Epilepsy
    38
    0.15
    246
    0.14
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.10
    18
    0.01
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    18
    0.07
    7
    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
    26.88
    43
    8.89
    147
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.73
    40
    15.26
    79
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.11
    58
    22.77
    25
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.12
    24
    6.30
    114
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.20
    29
    5.73
    86
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    8.72
    13
    3.39
    99
    7. Ovary Cancer
    8.41
    5
    4.23
    98
    8. Uterin Cancer
    6.24
    6
    0.61
    179
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    34
    2.86
    100
    10. Lymphomas
    5.65
    87
    9.02
    8
    11. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    120
    1.64
    171
    12. Leukemia
    5.28
    18
    7.60
    1
    13. Bladder Cancer
    5.02
    12
    8.45
    1
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    54
    1.26
    149
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    144
    4.86
    108
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    21
    0.72
    152
    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.