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Madagascar
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Madagascar and Syria 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.

Syria
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
Madagascar Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
           
    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
     
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
    1970
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
     
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
    1980
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
     
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
    1990
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
     
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
    2000
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
     
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
    2010
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
     
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
    2016
    64.6
    67.6
    66.1
    134
    139
    137
     
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    67.6
    134
    139
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    Age 5
    67.9
    70.6
    135
    142
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    Age 10
    68.5
    71.1
    132
    142
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    Age 15
    68.8
    71.3
    132
    142
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    Age 20
    69.4
    71.8
    128
    141
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    Age 25
    69.9
    72.3
    127
    141
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    Age 30
    70.5
    72.9
    127
    145
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.5
    126
    145
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.2
    124
    145
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    Age 45
    72.8
    74.9
    125
    148
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    Age 50
    73.8
    75.7
    126
    150
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    Age 55
    75.0
    76.6
    127
    151
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    Age 60
    76.4
    77.7
    128
    155
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.1
    132
    153
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.0
    128
    152
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.4
    124
    142
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.3
    115
    131
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    97
    120
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    122.95
    36
    106.07
    60
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.59
    128
    256.78
    12
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.91
    48
    23.17
    118
    4. Tuberculosis
    79.53
    16
    0.16
    174
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49.80
    33
    3.89
    86
    6. Prostate Cancer
    41.52
    16
    11.63
    123
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    40.55
    13
    25.83
    54
    8. Hypertension
    38.67
    4
    5.09
    153
    9. Lung Disease
    34.22
    38
    11.71
    164
    10. Cervical Cancer
    29.60
    9
    1.59
    172
    11. Malaria
    28.09
    31
    0.00
    167
    12. Asthma
    19.36
    16
    11.39
    54
    13. Liver Disease
    18.81
    76
    12.22
    111
    14. Breast Cancer
    17.34
    86
    26.98
    11
    15. HIV/AIDS
    16.94
    58
    0.19
    153
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.58
    133
    12.62
    146
    17. Malnutrition
    14.42
    29
    1.08
    102
    18. Maternal Conditions
    14.09
    30
    1.90
    77
    19. Birth Trauma
    11.93
    45
    2.00
    114
    20. Low Birth Weight
    11.92
    63
    4.55
    122
    21. Anemia
    11.48
    14
    0.05
    137
    22. Meningitis
    11.17
    36
    1.61
    82
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.51
    151
    42.39
    9
    24. Other Injuries
    10.11
    70
    5.20
    141
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    9.29
    77
    6.03
    128
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.79
    21
    1.26
    141
    27. Falls
    8.48
    54
    2.55
    150
    28. Oral Cancer
    7.95
    11
    2.38
    109
    29. Suicide
    7.81
    121
    3.15
    168
    30. Violence
    7.80
    71
    2.85
    127
    31. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    113
    17.49
    71
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.63
    95
    14.26
    47
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.57
    57
    12.37
    20
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    6.62
    75
    3.68
    123
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.21
    48
    0.81
    160
    36. Lymphomas
    6.06
    64
    9.46
    5
    37. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    99
    6.82
    73
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.19
    31
    0.95
    138
    39. Fires
    5.11
    42
    1.10
    114
    40. Kidney Disease
    4.77
    174
    8.27
    142
    41. Skin Disease
    3.96
    40
    0.62
    142
    42. Drownings
    3.95
    92
    1.03
    151
    43. Leukemia
    3.94
    90
    6.86
    3
    44. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
    5.16
    97
    45. Epilepsy
    3.64
    45
    0.66
    171
    46. Other Neoplasms
    3.23
    73
    4.96
    22
    47. Syphilis
    3.02
    23
    0.19
    99
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    63
    6.58
    5
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    2.63
    110
    4.40
    76
    50. Schistosomiasis
    2.35
    38
    0.25
    56
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,584
    10.32
    2,789
    2.02
    2. Stroke
    12,326
    8.72
    11,025
    8.00
    3. Tuberculosis
    10,060
    7.12
    21
    0.02
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,180
    6.50
    915
    0.66
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,600
    6.09
    26,377
    19.14
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,610
    5.39
    3,636
    2.64
    7. Malaria
    7,412
    5.25
    0
    0.00
    8. Birth Trauma
    5,077
    3.59
    494
    0.36
    9. Low Birth Weight
    5,073
    3.59
    1,125
    0.82
    10. Hypertension
    3,792
    2.68
    511
    0.37
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,574
    2.53
    1,409
    1.02
    12. Lung Disease
    3,317
    2.35
    1,159
    0.84
    13. HIV/AIDS
    3,176
    2.25
    30
    0.02
    14. Maternal Conditions
    3,077
    2.18
    328
    0.24
    15. Malnutrition
    2,947
    2.09
    128
    0.09
    16. Asthma
    2,493
    1.76
    1,287
    0.93
    17. Meningitis
    2,392
    1.69
    246
    0.18
    18. Liver Disease
    2,246
    1.59
    1,349
    0.98
    19. Other Injuries
    2,071
    1.47
    773
    0.56
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,934
    1.37
    96
    0.07
    21. Violence
    1,863
    1.32
    463
    0.34
    22. Anemia
    1,816
    1.29
    8
    0.01
    23. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,574
    1.11
    1,289
    0.94
    24. Prostate Cancer
    1,527
    1.08
    487
    0.35
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,185
    0.84
    469
    0.34
    26. Breast Cancer
    1,135
    0.80
    1,613
    1.17
    27. Suicide
    1,126
    0.80
    495
    0.36
    28. Syphilis
    1,059
    0.75
    45
    0.03
    29. Falls
    1,014
    0.72
    335
    0.24
    30. Oral Cancer
    1,002
    0.71
    261
    0.19
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    958
    0.68
    1,348
    0.98
    32. Drownings
    957
    0.68
    183
    0.13
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    940
    0.67
    135
    0.10
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    900
    0.64
    1,534
    1.11
    35. Fires
    891
    0.63
    159
    0.12
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    834
    0.59
    3,869
    2.81
    37. Lymphomas
    826
    0.58
    1,088
    0.79
    38. Lung Cancers
    816
    0.58
    1,855
    1.35
    39. Pertussis
    763
    0.54
    116
    0.08
    40. Epilepsy
    718
    0.51
    100
    0.07
    41. Measles
    687
    0.49
    136
    0.10
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    665
    0.47
    85
    0.06
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    661
    0.47
    114
    0.08
    44. Stomach Cancer
    580
    0.41
    746
    0.54
    45. Poisonings
    573
    0.41
    136
    0.10
    46. Leukemia
    571
    0.40
    892
    0.65
    47. Kidney Disease
    563
    0.40
    856
    0.62
    48. Liver Cancer
    511
    0.36
    552
    0.40
    49. Skin Disease
    467
    0.33
    64
    0.05
    50. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.27
    581
    0.42
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   Syria SYRIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    41.52
    16
    11.63
    123
    2. Cervical Cancer
    29.60
    9
    1.59
    172
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.34
    86
    26.98
    11
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.79
    21
    1.26
    141
    5. Oral Cancer
    7.95
    11
    2.38
    109
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    113
    17.49
    71
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.63
    95
    14.26
    47
    8. Lymphomas
    6.06
    64
    9.46
    5
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    99
    6.82
    73
    10. Leukemia
    3.94
    90
    6.86
    3
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
    5.16
    97
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    63
    6.58
    5
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.63
    110
    4.40
    76
    14. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    164
    4.58
    83
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    100
    1.34
    125
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.46
    95
    0.55
    155
    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.