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Liberia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Liberia and Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
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
Liberia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    152.71
    2
    0.38
    155
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    124.54
    22
    18.29
    138
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.97
    100
    64.41
    164
    4. Stroke
    107.18
    59
    77.34
    102
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    71.13
    21
    1.01
    144
    6. HIV/AIDS
    57.18
    27
    32.14
    40
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.20
    4
    9.75
    130
    8. Malaria
    45.44
    9
    0.00
    122
    9. Liver Disease
    39.19
    22
    2.21
    179
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.45
    62
    81.22
    18
    11. Maternal Conditions
    29.95
    11
    1.48
    81
    12. Prostate Cancer
    29.02
    29
    54.68
    7
    13. Cervical Cancer
    24.71
    17
    14.56
    54
    14. Meningitis
    19.95
    20
    0.56
    130
    15. Kidney Disease
    18.21
    73
    10.92
    116
    16. Lung Disease
    17.35
    136
    15.74
    147
    17. Liver Cancer
    17.11
    13
    2.74
    167
    18. Other Injuries
    16.27
    27
    12.13
    54
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.32
    42
    7.79
    86
    20. Breast Cancer
    15.27
    109
    22.48
    31
    21. Measles
    14.73
    5
    0.00
    146
    22. Birth Trauma
    14.24
    36
    2.71
    101
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.02
    128
    6.28
    160
    24. Falls
    12.64
    30
    0.40
    181
    25. Malnutrition
    11.94
    36
    1.59
    96
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    11.84
    43
    8.14
    98
    27. Hypertension
    11.42
    105
    22.54
    45
    28. Violence
    11.32
    38
    34.79
    8
    29. Asthma
    10.02
    62
    2.42
    111
    30. Suicide
    9.93
    93
    1.41
    180
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    8.77
    56
    10.85
    39
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.51
    41
    2.28
    107
    33. Drownings
    5.22
    72
    0.68
    165
    34. Fires
    4.85
    46
    0.45
    158
    35. Schistosomiasis
    4.48
    16
    0.00
    117
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.17
    132
    4.47
    121
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.81
    134
    7.85
    62
    38. Epilepsy
    3.78
    42
    1.55
    104
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    135
    3.88
    105
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.24
    70
    0.90
    139
    41. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    79
    4.83
    24
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.87
    172
    11.21
    65
    43. Drug Use
    2.76
    36
    0.30
    170
    44. Pertussis
    2.37
    16
    0.33
    74
    45. Skin Disease
    2.18
    78
    4.89
    28
    46. Poisonings
    2.09
    46
    0.45
    128
    47. Lymphomas
    1.97
    166
    7.98
    16
    48. Anemia
    1.95
    49
    2.12
    44
    49. Tetanus
    1.91
    27
    0.05
    105
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.91
    32
    0.23
    130
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,891
    11.08
    568
    3.32
    2. Tuberculosis
    3,708
    10.56
    11
    0.06
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,343
    6.67
    27
    0.16
    4. Malaria
    2,275
    6.48
    0
    0.00
    5. Stroke
    1,979
    5.64
    2,474
    14.44
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,956
    5.57
    2,045
    11.94
    7. HIV/AIDS
    1,902
    5.42
    874
    5.10
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,585
    4.51
    279
    1.63
    9. Low Birth Weight
    1,212
    3.45
    179
    1.05
    10. Maternal Conditions
    1,207
    3.44
    42
    0.25
    11. Birth Trauma
    1,126
    3.21
    62
    0.36
    12. Measles
    1,116
    3.18
    0
    0.00
    13. Liver Disease
    928
    2.64
    65
    0.38
    14. Meningitis
    899
    2.56
    16
    0.09
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    804
    2.29
    198
    1.16
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    696
    1.98
    2,577
    15.04
    17. Other Injuries
    619
    1.76
    364
    2.13
    18. Malnutrition
    579
    1.65
    50
    0.29
    19. Violence
    469
    1.34
    983
    5.74
    20. Kidney Disease
    427
    1.22
    335
    1.96
    21. Liver Cancer
    401
    1.14
    82
    0.48
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    385
    1.10
    332
    1.94
    23. Lung Disease
    313
    0.89
    504
    2.94
    24. Falls
    291
    0.83
    12
    0.07
    25. Cervical Cancer
    287
    0.82
    221
    1.29
    26. Suicide
    284
    0.81
    40
    0.23
    27. Drownings
    240
    0.68
    20
    0.12
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    215
    0.61
    208
    1.21
    29. Hypertension
    213
    0.61
    717
    4.19
    30. Asthma
    212
    0.60
    75
    0.44
    31. Prostate Cancer
    203
    0.58
    820
    4.79
    32. Breast Cancer
    196
    0.56
    340
    1.98
    33. Pertussis
    181
    0.52
    8
    0.05
    34. Fires
    161
    0.46
    13
    0.08
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    142
    0.40
    71
    0.41
    36. Epilepsy
    131
    0.37
    45
    0.26
    37. Syphilis
    124
    0.35
    5
    0.03
    38. Schistosomiasis
    104
    0.30
    0
    0.00
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    103
    0.29
    131
    0.76
    40. Poisonings
    94
    0.27
    13
    0.08
    41. Drug Use
    88
    0.25
    9
    0.05
    42. Stomach Cancer
    82
    0.23
    239
    1.40
    43. Tetanus
    76
    0.22
    2
    0.01
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    72
    0.21
    26
    0.15
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.20
    14
    0.08
    46. Other Neoplasms
    69
    0.20
    144
    0.84
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    65
    0.19
    344
    2.01
    48. Hepatitis B
    55
    0.16
    7
    0.04
    49. Lymphomas
    54
    0.15
    237
    1.38
    50. Anemia
    53
    0.15
    67
    0.39
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.02
    29
    54.68
    7
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.71
    17
    14.56
    54
    3. Liver Cancer
    17.11
    13
    2.74
    167
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.27
    109
    22.48
    31
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.81
    134
    7.85
    62
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    135
    3.88
    105
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.87
    172
    11.21
    65
    8. Lymphomas
    1.97
    166
    7.98
    16
    9. Uterin Cancer
    1.77
    106
    5.08
    16
    10. Oral Cancer
    1.66
    147
    1.45
    154
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1.51
    142
    3.23
    97
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.46
    172
    14.26
    82
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.22
    105
    0.49
    162
    14. Leukemia
    1.04
    170
    4.29
    68
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.87
    163
    1.89
    91
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.84
    159
    2.10
    103
    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.