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Madagascar
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Madagascar and Costa Rica 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.

Costa Rica
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Madagascar Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
     
    60.5
    63.3
    61.9
    56
    54
    56
    1970
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
     
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
    1980
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
     
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
    1990
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
     
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
    2000
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
     
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
    2010
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
     
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
    2016
    64.6
    67.6
    66.1
    134
    139
    137
     
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    67.6
    134
    139
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    Age 5
    67.9
    70.6
    135
    142
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    Age 10
    68.5
    71.1
    132
    142
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 15
    68.8
    71.3
    132
    142
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 20
    69.4
    71.8
    128
    141
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    Age 25
    69.9
    72.3
    127
    141
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    Age 30
    70.5
    72.9
    127
    145
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.5
    126
    145
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.2
    124
    145
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    Age 45
    72.8
    74.9
    125
    148
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    Age 50
    73.8
    75.7
    126
    150
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    Age 55
    75.0
    76.6
    127
    151
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    Age 60
    76.4
    77.7
    128
    155
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.1
    132
    153
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.0
    128
    152
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.4
    124
    142
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.3
    115
    131
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    97
    120
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    123.94
    27
    28.83
    155
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    100.51
    125
    71.04
    149
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    79.06
    42
    13.19
    141
    4. Tuberculosis
    75.08
    17
    1.10
    132
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    67.55
    31
    2.28
    103
    6. Prostate Cancer
    43.60
    16
    22.07
    54
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    42.67
    11
    14.57
    105
    8. Lung Disease
    39.85
    28
    20.54
    110
    9. Hypertension
    29.18
    17
    9.01
    114
    10. Malnutrition
    28.84
    10
    0.64
    116
    11. Cervical Cancer
    28.48
    10
    6.88
    107
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.17
    113
    16.36
    129
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    18.42
    127
    9.45
    150
    14. Malaria
    17.20
    35
    0.00
    99
    15. Breast Cancer
    16.99
    86
    15.79
    96
    16. Liver Disease
    16.49
    89
    7.16
    153
    17. Asthma
    15.91
    23
    0.94
    148
    18. Meningitis
    13.22
    34
    0.48
    130
    19. Maternal Conditions
    13.18
    30
    0.38
    118
    20. Low Birth Weight
    11.81
    61
    4.49
    122
    21. Birth Trauma
    11.20
    48
    1.13
    132
    22. Falls
    10.65
    45
    2.07
    166
    23. Other Injuries
    8.82
    74
    10.30
    61
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.68
    21
    1.52
    134
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.43
    39
    4.89
    105
    26. Lung Cancers
    7.94
    113
    6.82
    124
    27. Oral Cancer
    7.91
    15
    2.18
    132
    28. HIV/AIDS
    7.90
    79
    3.74
    96
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    95
    11.75
    61
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    7.47
    96
    6.87
    110
    31. Violence
    7.25
    72
    9.77
    51
    32. Suicide
    6.91
    122
    7.49
    111
    33. Kidney Disease
    6.77
    152
    11.94
    116
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.33
    52
    1.61
    133
    35. Lymphomas
    5.90
    74
    7.39
    31
    36. Stomach Cancer
    5.20
    100
    16.41
    10
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.93
    39
    1.03
    131
    38. Fires
    4.61
    42
    0.38
    159
    39. Drownings
    4.16
    81
    2.74
    110
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    3.85
    112
    3.92
    110
    41. Leukemia
    3.83
    90
    5.47
    14
    42. Liver Cancer
    3.74
    138
    6.24
    76
    43. Skin Disease
    3.24
    66
    1.85
    96
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3.14
    75
    6.15
    10
    45. Syphilis
    3.03
    27
    0.07
    110
    46. Bladder Cancer
    2.75
    68
    1.88
    98
    47. Poisonings
    2.74
    21
    0.28
    136
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    2.66
    114
    5.22
    66
    49. Ovary Cancer
    2.25
    165
    3.45
    131
    50. Epilepsy
    1.97
    76
    1.26
    118
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,904
    10.11
    747
    3.58
    2. Stroke
    12,365
    8.99
    1,674
    8.03
    3. Tuberculosis
    11,819
    8.59
    59
    0.28
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,832
    7.88
    128
    0.61
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,065
    6.59
    4,060
    19.47
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,716
    5.61
    750
    3.60
    7. Malnutrition
    5,533
    4.02
    37
    0.18
    8. Low Birth Weight
    5,045
    3.67
    176
    0.84
    9. Birth Trauma
    4,782
    3.48
    44
    0.21
    10. Malaria
    3,684
    2.68
    0
    0.00
    11. Lung Disease
    3,635
    2.64
    1,230
    5.90
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    3,102
    2.26
    275
    1.32
    13. Maternal Conditions
    2,959
    2.15
    19
    0.09
    14. Hypertension
    2,714
    1.97
    534
    2.56
    15. Meningitis
    2,637
    1.92
    24
    0.12
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,174
    1.58
    916
    4.39
    17. Asthma
    2,072
    1.51
    51
    0.24
    18. Liver Disease
    1,993
    1.45
    382
    1.83
    19. Cervical Cancer
    1,866
    1.36
    194
    0.93
    20. Other Injuries
    1,821
    1.32
    593
    2.84
    21. Violence
    1,710
    1.24
    497
    2.38
    22. Prostate Cancer
    1,574
    1.14
    568
    2.72
    23. HIV/AIDS
    1,570
    1.14
    194
    0.93
    24. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,282
    0.93
    575
    2.76
    25. Syphilis
    1,192
    0.87
    3
    0.01
    26. Falls
    1,164
    0.85
    111
    0.53
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,112
    0.81
    454
    2.18
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,089
    0.79
    266
    1.28
    29. Drownings
    994
    0.72
    137
    0.66
    30. Oral Cancer
    983
    0.71
    118
    0.57
    31. Suicide
    973
    0.71
    385
    1.85
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    929
    0.68
    83
    0.40
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    890
    0.65
    652
    3.13
    34. Lung Cancers
    846
    0.62
    375
    1.80
    35. Poisonings
    826
    0.60
    14
    0.07
    36. Fires
    823
    0.60
    19
    0.09
    37. Lymphomas
    812
    0.59
    399
    1.91
    38. Measles
    750
    0.55
    0
    0.00
    39. Kidney Disease
    744
    0.54
    675
    3.24
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    671
    0.49
    209
    1.00
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    658
    0.48
    91
    0.44
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    616
    0.45
    56
    0.27
    43. Stomach Cancer
    567
    0.41
    904
    4.34
    44. Leukemia
    564
    0.41
    285
    1.37
    45. Liver Cancer
    496
    0.36
    344
    1.65
    46. Skin Disease
    401
    0.29
    108
    0.52
    47. Epilepsy
    393
    0.29
    65
    0.31
    48. Other Neoplasms
    377
    0.27
    339
    1.63
    49. Bladder Cancer
    302
    0.22
    107
    0.51
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    291
    0.21
    287
    1.38
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    43.60
    16
    22.07
    54
    2. Cervical Cancer
    28.48
    10
    6.88
    107
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.99
    86
    15.79
    96
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.68
    21
    1.52
    134
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.94
    113
    6.82
    124
    6. Oral Cancer
    7.91
    15
    2.18
    132
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    95
    11.75
    61
    8. Lymphomas
    5.90
    74
    7.39
    31
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.20
    100
    16.41
    10
    10. Leukemia
    3.83
    90
    5.47
    14
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.74
    138
    6.24
    76
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.75
    68
    1.88
    98
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.66
    114
    5.22
    66
    14. Ovary Cancer
    2.25
    165
    3.45
    131
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.84
    102
    2.70
    72
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.47
    103
    2.24
    46
    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.