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Latvia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Latvia and Namibia 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.

Namibia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Latvia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    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
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    206.28
    25
    116.09
    92
    2. Stroke
    104.98
    62
    91.52
    82
    3. Prostate Cancer
    28.65
    31
    22.77
    51
    4. Inflammatory/Heart
    26.97
    5
    10.70
    33
    5. Lung Cancers
    25.54
    32
    3.90
    144
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    66
    11.55
    140
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.04
    15
    4.33
    144
    8. Suicide
    17.74
    17
    10.29
    87
    9. Liver Disease
    13.92
    97
    10.25
    126
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12.99
    154
    93.99
    36
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12.82
    29
    1.83
    177
    12. Hypertension
    12.15
    102
    26.33
    33
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.88
    148
    52.77
    33
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    9.18
    10
    0.94
    161
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.85
    134
    27.96
    45
    16. Alcohol
    8.27
    6
    1.44
    99
    17. Lung Disease
    8.06
    181
    43.86
    17
    18. Ovary Cancer
    8.04
    8
    2.57
    160
    19. Kidney Disease
    7.79
    151
    15.68
    86
    20. Other Injuries
    7.15
    105
    6.25
    123
    21. Drownings
    6.83
    50
    4.33
    85
    22. Uterin Cancer
    6.27
    7
    1.19
    143
    23. Falls
    6.26
    74
    2.87
    144
    24. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    116
    8.09
    90
    25. Lymphomas
    5.85
    70
    3.30
    133
    26. Oral Cancer
    5.83
    29
    4.10
    64
    27. Violence
    5.66
    87
    15.49
    22
    28. Leukemia
    5.43
    12
    1.52
    157
    29. Bladder Cancer
    5.40
    8
    1.47
    123
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.38
    162
    14.86
    119
    31. HIV/AIDS
    4.73
    89
    170.05
    11
    32. Fires
    4.34
    51
    4.31
    52
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    4.30
    144
    8.60
    87
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    1.68
    116
    35. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    144
    2.05
    176
    36. Skin Cancers
    3.55
    16
    1.59
    80
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.54
    80
    4.35
    68
    38. Birth Trauma
    3.51
    83
    8.05
    66
    39. Drug Use
    3.32
    29
    1.53
    76
    40. Tuberculosis
    2.74
    107
    58.35
    25
    41. Other Neoplasms
    2.25
    111
    3.38
    69
    42. Low Birth Weight
    1.76
    159
    13.89
    49
    43. Epilepsy
    1.72
    94
    7.40
    13
    44. Skin Disease
    1.48
    98
    4.83
    31
    45. Endocrine Disorders
    1.33
    171
    5.81
    87
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.16
    124
    4.02
    56
    47. Poisonings
    1.06
    77
    1.75
    55
    48. Asthma
    0.99
    145
    14.23
    34
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    98
    1.15
    82
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.88
    15
    0.09
    134
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,688
    36.45
    1,281
    8.29
    2. Stroke
    5,084
    19.13
    996
    6.45
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,015
    3.82
    49
    0.32
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    808
    3.04
    55
    0.36
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    789
    2.97
    143
    0.93
    6. Hypertension
    568
    2.14
    294
    1.90
    7. Stomach Cancer
    523
    1.97
    24
    0.16
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    516
    1.94
    615
    3.98
    9. Breast Cancer
    459
    1.73
    92
    0.60
    10. Prostate Cancer
    450
    1.69
    95
    0.61
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    438
    1.65
    1,571
    10.17
    12. Suicide
    427
    1.61
    188
    1.22
    13. Liver Disease
    393
    1.48
    138
    0.89
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    383
    1.44
    11
    0.07
    15. Kidney Disease
    354
    1.33
    190
    1.23
    16. Lung Disease
    352
    1.32
    474
    3.07
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    262
    0.99
    149
    0.96
    18. Bladder Cancer
    251
    0.94
    16
    0.10
    19. Lymphomas
    229
    0.86
    51
    0.33
    20. Leukemia
    216
    0.81
    25
    0.16
    21. Alcohol
    216
    0.81
    20
    0.13
    22. Other Injuries
    208
    0.78
    141
    0.91
    23. Oral Cancer
    204
    0.77
    54
    0.35
    24. Falls
    200
    0.75
    36
    0.23
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    195
    0.73
    581
    3.76
    26. Ovary Cancer
    183
    0.69
    20
    0.13
    27. Drownings
    158
    0.59
    107
    0.69
    28. Skin Cancers
    150
    0.56
    19
    0.12
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    149
    0.56
    50
    0.32
    30. Liver Cancer
    142
    0.53
    30
    0.19
    31. Uterin Cancer
    142
    0.53
    8
    0.05
    32. Cervical Cancer
    136
    0.51
    63
    0.41
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.50
    20
    0.13
    34. Violence
    132
    0.50
    358
    2.32
    35. Fires
    125
    0.47
    82
    0.53
    36. Other Neoplasms
    102
    0.38
    47
    0.30
    37. HIV/AIDS
    93
    0.35
    3,356
    21.72
    38. Tuberculosis
    79
    0.30
    817
    5.29
    39. Drug Use
    75
    0.28
    30
    0.19
    40. Skin Disease
    62
    0.23
    62
    0.40
    41. Congenital Anomalies
    59
    0.22
    297
    1.92
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    49
    0.18
    103
    0.67
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    49
    0.18
    54
    0.35
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    47
    0.18
    12
    0.08
    45. Asthma
    43
    0.16
    184
    1.19
    46. Epilepsy
    40
    0.15
    130
    0.84
    47. Birth Trauma
    38
    0.14
    307
    1.99
    48. Poisonings
    27
    0.10
    49
    0.32
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.09
    1
    0.01
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    21
    0.08
    10
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    28.65
    31
    22.77
    51
    2. Lung Cancers
    25.54
    32
    3.90
    144
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.40
    66
    11.55
    140
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.04
    15
    4.33
    144
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.82
    29
    1.83
    177
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    9.18
    10
    0.94
    161
    7. Ovary Cancer
    8.04
    8
    2.57
    160
    8. Uterin Cancer
    6.27
    7
    1.19
    143
    9. Cervical Cancer
    6.01
    116
    8.09
    90
    10. Lymphomas
    5.85
    70
    3.30
    133
    11. Oral Cancer
    5.83
    29
    4.10
    64
    12. Leukemia
    5.43
    12
    1.52
    157
    13. Bladder Cancer
    5.40
    8
    1.47
    123
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    1.68
    116
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.62
    144
    2.05
    176
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.55
    16
    1.59
    80
    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.