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Maldives
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Maldives and Sri Lanka 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.

Sri Lanka
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Maldives Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.1
    42.6
    43.9
    111
    140
    124
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    51.5
    48.9
    50.2
    109
    132
    120
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    57.4
    54.8
    56.1
    110
    132
    123
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    61.8
    59.2
    60.5
    112
    138
    128
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    68.9
    70.4
    69.6
    71
    108
    96
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    75.6
    78.0
    76.7
    34
    53
    36
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    77.2
    79.9
    78.4
    31
    44
    35
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.2
    79.9
    31
    44
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    77.9
    80.5
    31
    43
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    78.0
    80.6
    31
    43
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    78.1
    80.7
    30
    42
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    78.2
    80.8
    31
    43
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    78.4
    80.9
    32
    43
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    78.5
    81.0
    32
    44
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    78.6
    81.1
    34
    48
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    78.7
    81.2
    37
    53
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    78.8
    81.3
    38
    56
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    79.1
    81.4
    40
    59
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    79.5
    81.8
    42
    62
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.1
    52
    72
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    80.9
    82.5
    60
    78
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    82.7
    83.9
    61
    81
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.7
    54
    77
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.5
    49
    63
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.6
    30
    48
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    137.02
    80
    123.79
    94
    2. Lung Disease
    39.03
    29
    22.82
    90
    3. Stroke
    36.57
    142
    55.16
    116
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35.91
    31
    35.65
    32
    5. Kidney Disease
    29.73
    34
    22.81
    61
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.14
    123
    53.41
    35
    7. Breast Cancer
    11.95
    132
    9.58
    160
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.80
    159
    21.48
    112
    9. Lung Cancers
    8.77
    107
    5.64
    134
    10. Hypertension
    8.54
    118
    8.48
    119
    11. Oral Cancer
    8.31
    13
    8.38
    12
    12. Liver Disease
    7.33
    149
    23.82
    59
    13. Tuberculosis
    7.11
    79
    5.31
    91
    14. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    113
    4.88
    126
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    69
    2.80
    142
    16. Ovary Cancer
    5.79
    38
    3.62
    125
    17. Prostate Cancer
    5.49
    162
    2.15
    176
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    5.35
    127
    6.56
    115
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.17
    133
    1.99
    180
    20. Falls
    5.09
    93
    11.06
    42
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.45
    163
    16.37
    96
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.35
    45
    4.98
    36
    23. War
    4.15
    12
    0.00
    169
    24. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    133
    5.09
    106
    25. Drownings
    3.71
    90
    7.31
    29
    26. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    140
    3.20
    157
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.66
    132
    3.54
    135
    28. Violence
    3.46
    117
    3.06
    122
    29. Skin Disease
    3.08
    69
    0.46
    149
    30. Leukemia
    3.07
    124
    3.63
    106
    31. Lymphomas
    2.90
    148
    2.69
    161
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.80
    158
    9.71
    30
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.78
    66
    2.85
    58
    34. Suicide
    2.74
    173
    14.23
    31
    35. Other Injuries
    2.72
    178
    7.82
    90
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.30
    82
    1.85
    92
    37. Asthma
    2.26
    112
    27.23
    4
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1.87
    138
    0.67
    180
    39. Malnutrition
    1.59
    90
    0.77
    110
    40. Dengue
    1.54
    7
    1.67
    5
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    135
    0.93
    169
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.39
    124
    1.30
    125
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.39
    127
    3.00
    95
    44. Fires
    1.24
    108
    2.55
    67
    45. Epilepsy
    1.20
    127
    1.95
    80
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.90
    154
    0.53
    175
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    142
    0.99
    136
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.86
    98
    0.49
    112
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    169
    0.39
    182
    50. HIV/AIDS
    0.71
    122
    0.51
    132
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    316
    27.84
    28,777
    22.64
    2. Lung Disease
    89
    7.84
    5,271
    4.15
    3. Stroke
    85
    7.49
    12,572
    9.89
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    76
    6.70
    7,907
    6.22
    5. Kidney Disease
    71
    6.26
    5,253
    4.13
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    42
    3.70
    12,399
    9.75
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25
    2.20
    4,864
    3.83
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    23
    2.03
    1,229
    0.97
    9. Lung Cancers
    22
    1.94
    1,350
    1.06
    10. Oral Cancer
    21
    1.85
    1,974
    1.55
    11. Hypertension
    19
    1.67
    1,964
    1.55
    12. Liver Disease
    19
    1.67
    5,555
    4.37
    13. War
    19
    1.67
    0
    0.00
    14. Tuberculosis
    17
    1.50
    1,247
    0.98
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    16
    1.41
    640
    0.50
    16. Low Birth Weight
    16
    1.41
    643
    0.51
    17. Violence
    15
    1.32
    633
    0.50
    18. Breast Cancer
    15
    1.32
    1,249
    0.98
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13
    1.15
    470
    0.37
    20. Falls
    13
    1.15
    2,463
    1.94
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    13
    1.15
    3,590
    2.82
    22. Drownings
    12
    1.06
    1,526
    1.20
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    11
    0.97
    1,198
    0.94
    24. Suicide
    10
    0.88
    3,035
    2.39
    25. Stomach Cancer
    10
    0.88
    1,200
    0.94
    26. Leukemia
    10
    0.88
    807
    0.63
    27. Other Injuries
    9
    0.79
    1,686
    1.33
    28. Liver Cancer
    9
    0.79
    765
    0.60
    29. Lymphomas
    8
    0.70
    628
    0.49
    30. Ovary Cancer
    7
    0.62
    474
    0.37
    31. Prostate Cancer
    7
    0.62
    210
    0.17
    32. Skin Disease
    7
    0.62
    104
    0.08
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7
    0.62
    2,218
    1.74
    34. Cervical Cancer
    7
    0.62
    636
    0.50
    35. Asthma
    6
    0.53
    6,248
    4.92
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.53
    426
    0.34
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    6
    0.53
    632
    0.50
    38. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.53
    237
    0.19
    39. Dengue
    5
    0.44
    347
    0.27
    40. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.44
    97
    0.08
    41. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.44
    159
    0.13
    42. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.35
    218
    0.17
    43. Malnutrition
    4
    0.35
    174
    0.14
    44. Fires
    4
    0.35
    542
    0.43
    45. Epilepsy
    4
    0.35
    419
    0.33
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4
    0.35
    662
    0.52
    47. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.26
    109
    0.09
    48. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.18
    233
    0.18
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2
    0.18
    121
    0.10
    50. Drug Use
    2
    0.18
    171
    0.13
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Maldives MALDIVES   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    11.95
    132
    9.58
    160
    2. Lung Cancers
    8.77
    107
    5.64
    134
    3. Oral Cancer
    8.31
    13
    8.38
    12
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.18
    113
    4.88
    126
    5. Ovary Cancer
    5.79
    38
    3.62
    125
    6. Prostate Cancer
    5.49
    162
    2.15
    176
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.17
    133
    1.99
    180
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.35
    45
    4.98
    36
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.84
    133
    5.09
    106
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.66
    140
    3.20
    157
    11. Leukemia
    3.07
    124
    3.63
    106
    12. Lymphomas
    2.90
    148
    2.69
    161
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.87
    138
    0.67
    180
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    135
    0.93
    169
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    142
    0.99
    136
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    169
    0.39
    182
    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.