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Malta
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malta 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 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
Malta Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103.64
    111
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
    112.30
    55
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    13.70
    124
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    1.41
    173
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
    138.44
    18
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    3.08
    167
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
    18.12
    87
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
    19.71
    111
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
    50.44
    38
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    17.47
    79
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    1.30
    148
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    3.21
    141
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
    13.04
    30
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
    20.00
    61
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
    9.53
    96
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    3.60
    138
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
    13.14
    26
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
    29.67
    39
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
    1.15
    83
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    2.72
    142
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    1.09
    149
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
    35.07
    25
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    1.58
    114
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    12.74
    25
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
    31.60
    3
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    1.00
    172
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
    10.97
    41
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
    4.86
    110
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
    3.09
    59
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
    8.29
    58
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    1.38
    159
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    0.66
    172
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
    10.60
    109
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
    15.25
    36
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
    3.21
    31
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
    2.72
    90
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    0.84
    134
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
    4.97
    65
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    18.59
    39
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
    12.08
    49
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
    15.57
    32
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
    3.52
    48
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
    6.29
    54
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
    1.82
    23
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
    1.69
    90
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    15.91
    31
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
    3.42
    68
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
    28.87
    42
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
    53.80
    31
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
    0.14
    88
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
    3,769
    13.37
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
    31
    0.11
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
    268
    0.95
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
    73
    0.26
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
    338
    1.20
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
    888
    3.15
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
    175
    0.62
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
    28
    0.10
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
    428
    1.52
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
    78
    0.28
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
    18
    0.06
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
    281
    1.00
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
    110
    0.39
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
    69
    0.24
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
    40
    0.14
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
    32
    0.11
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
    771
    2.73
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
    27
    0.10
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
    240
    0.85
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
    309
    1.10
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
    983
    3.49
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
    67
    0.24
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
    11
    0.04
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
    30
    0.11
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
    113
    0.40
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
    753
    2.67
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
    16
    0.06
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
    188
    0.67
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
    66
    0.23
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
    287
    1.02
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
    416
    1.48
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
    15
    0.05
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
    100
    0.35
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
    547
    1.94
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
    93
    0.33
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
    2,144
    7.60
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
    239
    0.85
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
    1,961
    6.96
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
    213
    0.76
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
    112
    0.40
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
    70
    0.25
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
    260
    0.92
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
    69
    0.24
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
    43
    0.15
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
    833
    2.95
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
    986
    3.50
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
    547
    1.94
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
    45
    0.16
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    13.70
    124
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    1.41
    173
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    3.08
    167
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    17.47
    79
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    1.30
    148
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    3.21
    141
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    3.60
    138
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    2.72
    142
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    1.09
    149
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    1.58
    114
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    12.74
    25
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    1.00
    172
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    1.38
    159
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    0.66
    172
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    0.84
    134
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    18.59
    39
    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.