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Liberia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Liberia and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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
Liberia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    152.71
    2
    36.96
    45
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    124.54
    22
    138.44
    18
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.97
    100
    126.70
    76
    4. Stroke
    107.18
    59
    112.30
    55
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    71.13
    21
    53.80
    31
    6. HIV/AIDS
    57.18
    27
    28.87
    42
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.20
    4
    29.67
    39
    8. Malaria
    45.44
    9
    38.80
    22
    9. Liver Disease
    39.19
    22
    35.07
    25
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.45
    62
    50.44
    38
    11. Maternal Conditions
    29.95
    11
    20.91
    19
    12. Prostate Cancer
    29.02
    29
    17.47
    79
    13. Cervical Cancer
    24.71
    17
    18.59
    39
    14. Meningitis
    19.95
    20
    15.57
    32
    15. Kidney Disease
    18.21
    73
    20.00
    61
    16. Lung Disease
    17.35
    136
    19.71
    111
    17. Liver Cancer
    17.11
    13
    12.74
    25
    18. Other Injuries
    16.27
    27
    15.25
    36
    19. Low Birth Weight
    15.32
    42
    31.60
    3
    20. Breast Cancer
    15.27
    109
    13.70
    124
    21. Measles
    14.73
    5
    0.26
    57
    22. Birth Trauma
    14.24
    36
    15.91
    31
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.02
    128
    18.12
    87
    24. Falls
    12.64
    30
    13.14
    26
    25. Malnutrition
    11.94
    36
    13.19
    31
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    11.84
    43
    13.04
    30
    27. Hypertension
    11.42
    105
    10.60
    109
    28. Violence
    11.32
    38
    10.97
    41
    29. Asthma
    10.02
    62
    12.08
    49
    30. Suicide
    9.93
    93
    9.53
    96
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    8.77
    56
    8.29
    58
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.51
    41
    4.97
    65
    33. Drownings
    5.22
    72
    6.29
    54
    34. Fires
    4.85
    46
    5.04
    44
    35. Schistosomiasis
    4.48
    16
    4.17
    18
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.17
    132
    4.86
    110
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.81
    134
    3.60
    138
    38. Epilepsy
    3.78
    42
    3.52
    48
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    135
    3.21
    141
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.24
    70
    3.42
    68
    41. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    79
    2.72
    90
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.87
    172
    3.08
    167
    43. Drug Use
    2.76
    36
    3.21
    31
    44. Pertussis
    2.37
    16
    2.15
    25
    45. Skin Disease
    2.18
    78
    3.09
    59
    46. Poisonings
    2.09
    46
    2.33
    41
    47. Lymphomas
    1.97
    166
    2.72
    142
    48. Anemia
    1.95
    49
    1.76
    52
    49. Tetanus
    1.91
    27
    1.40
    36
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.91
    32
    1.72
    37
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,891
    11.08
    3,769
    13.37
    2. Tuberculosis
    3,708
    10.56
    833
    2.95
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,343
    6.67
    1,961
    6.96
    4. Malaria
    2,275
    6.48
    1,197
    4.25
    5. Stroke
    1,979
    5.64
    1,966
    6.97
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,956
    5.57
    2,148
    7.62
    7. HIV/AIDS
    1,902
    5.42
    986
    3.50
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,585
    4.51
    983
    3.49
    9. Low Birth Weight
    1,212
    3.45
    2,144
    7.60
    10. Maternal Conditions
    1,207
    3.44
    791
    2.81
    11. Birth Trauma
    1,126
    3.21
    1,079
    3.83
    12. Measles
    1,116
    3.18
    15
    0.05
    13. Liver Disease
    928
    2.64
    771
    2.73
    14. Meningitis
    899
    2.56
    547
    1.94
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    804
    2.29
    753
    2.67
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    696
    1.98
    888
    3.15
    17. Other Injuries
    619
    1.76
    547
    1.94
    18. Malnutrition
    579
    1.65
    600
    2.13
    19. Violence
    469
    1.34
    416
    1.48
    20. Kidney Disease
    427
    1.22
    428
    1.52
    21. Liver Cancer
    401
    1.14
    309
    1.10
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    385
    1.10
    287
    1.02
    23. Lung Disease
    313
    0.89
    338
    1.20
    24. Falls
    291
    0.83
    281
    1.00
    25. Cervical Cancer
    287
    0.82
    213
    0.76
    26. Suicide
    284
    0.81
    240
    0.85
    27. Drownings
    240
    0.68
    260
    0.92
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    215
    0.61
    268
    0.95
    29. Hypertension
    213
    0.61
    188
    0.67
    30. Asthma
    212
    0.60
    239
    0.85
    31. Prostate Cancer
    203
    0.58
    110
    0.39
    32. Breast Cancer
    196
    0.56
    175
    0.62
    33. Pertussis
    181
    0.52
    143
    0.51
    34. Fires
    161
    0.46
    156
    0.55
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    142
    0.40
    100
    0.35
    36. Epilepsy
    131
    0.37
    112
    0.40
    37. Syphilis
    124
    0.35
    536
    1.90
    38. Schistosomiasis
    104
    0.30
    89
    0.32
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    103
    0.29
    113
    0.40
    40. Poisonings
    94
    0.27
    100
    0.35
    41. Drug Use
    88
    0.25
    93
    0.33
    42. Stomach Cancer
    82
    0.23
    78
    0.28
    43. Tetanus
    76
    0.22
    75
    0.27
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    72
    0.21
    70
    0.25
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.20
    69
    0.24
    46. Other Neoplasms
    69
    0.20
    66
    0.23
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    65
    0.19
    73
    0.26
    48. Hepatitis B
    55
    0.16
    45
    0.16
    49. Lymphomas
    54
    0.15
    69
    0.24
    50. Anemia
    53
    0.15
    47
    0.17
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.02
    29
    17.47
    79
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.71
    17
    18.59
    39
    3. Liver Cancer
    17.11
    13
    12.74
    25
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.27
    109
    13.70
    124
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.81
    134
    3.60
    138
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    135
    3.21
    141
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.87
    172
    3.08
    167
    8. Lymphomas
    1.97
    166
    2.72
    142
    9. Uterin Cancer
    1.77
    106
    1.09
    149
    10. Oral Cancer
    1.66
    147
    1.38
    159
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1.51
    142
    1.30
    148
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.46
    172
    1.41
    173
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.22
    105
    0.84
    134
    14. Leukemia
    1.04
    170
    1.00
    172
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.87
    163
    1.58
    114
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.84
    159
    0.66
    172
    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.