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Mauritania
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Mauritania and Moldova 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.

Moldova
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Mauritania Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
     
    58.2
    65.9
    62.0
    62
    48
    55
    1970
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
     
    61.4
    68.3
    64.7
    64
    55
    63
    1980
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
     
    61.6
    68.4
    64.9
    82
    79
    83
    1990
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
     
    63.9
    70.8
    67.3
    96
    86
    92
    2000
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
     
    63.2
    71.0
    67.1
    113
    104
    108
    2010
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
     
    64.7
    73.0
    68.8
    119
    106
    111
    2016
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
    67.6
    75.3
    71.5
    115
    102
    109
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    67.6
    75.3
    115
    102
    Age 5
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    68.8
    76.4
    124
    107
    Age 10
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    68.9
    76.5
    126
    107
    Age 15
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    69.0
    76.5
    129
    107
    Age 20
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    69.1
    76.6
    133
    109
    Age 25
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    69.3
    76.7
    137
    109
    Age 30
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    69.6
    76.8
    143
    110
    Age 35
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    69.9
    76.9
    150
    111
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    70.5
    77.2
    153
    111
    Age 45
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    71.3
    77.5
    162
    110
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    72.4
    78.0
    164
    111
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    73.7
    78.6
    164
    112
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    75.3
    79.4
    164
    115
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    77.4
    80.4
    155
    116
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    79.9
    82.0
    143
    122
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    82.7
    84.0
    137
    121
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    85.9
    86.6
    118
    116
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    89.3
    89.7
    114
    118
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    138.44
    18
    22.60
    123
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.70
    76
    322.26
    6
    3. Stroke
    112.30
    55
    121.53
    39
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.80
    31
    0.20
    174
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.44
    38
    7.84
    164
    6. Malaria
    38.80
    22
    0.00
    152
    7. Tuberculosis
    36.96
    45
    5.90
    89
    8. Liver Disease
    35.07
    25
    55.80
    4
    9. Low Birth Weight
    31.60
    3
    5.15
    115
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.67
    39
    9.90
    128
    11. HIV/AIDS
    28.87
    42
    2.09
    107
    12. Maternal Conditions
    20.91
    19
    0.26
    131
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.00
    61
    8.72
    134
    14. Lung Disease
    19.71
    111
    17.13
    138
    15. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
    6.15
    114
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.12
    87
    3.07
    172
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
    12.48
    119
    18. Birth Trauma
    15.91
    31
    2.61
    102
    19. Meningitis
    15.57
    32
    0.62
    124
    20. Other Injuries
    15.25
    36
    10.80
    66
    21. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
    17.39
    85
    22. Malnutrition
    13.19
    31
    0.00
    182
    23. Falls
    13.14
    26
    3.34
    128
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.04
    30
    9.38
    73
    25. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
    9.06
    41
    26. Asthma
    12.08
    49
    0.49
    176
    27. Violence
    10.97
    41
    4.69
    96
    28. Hypertension
    10.60
    109
    21.76
    46
    29. Suicide
    9.53
    96
    12.51
    50
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.29
    58
    0.81
    175
    31. Syphilis
    8.15
    5
    0.12
    117
    32. Drownings
    6.29
    54
    4.42
    82
    33. Fires
    5.04
    44
    1.36
    106
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.97
    65
    4.18
    73
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.86
    110
    8.64
    48
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.17
    18
    0.00
    149
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
    9.35
    48
    38. Epilepsy
    3.52
    48
    1.42
    116
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.42
    68
    1.25
    119
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
    3.97
    101
    41. Drug Use
    3.21
    31
    3.61
    23
    42. Skin Disease
    3.09
    59
    0.60
    146
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
    17.11
    24
    44. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
    3.46
    129
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    90
    1.53
    131
    46. Poisonings
    2.33
    41
    1.29
    68
    47. Pertussis
    2.15
    25
    0.00
    173
    48. Encephalitis
    1.82
    23
    0.75
    78
    49. Anemia
    1.76
    52
    0.06
    134
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.72
    37
    0.13
    159
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,769
    13.37
    1,061
    2.54
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,148
    7.62
    17,528
    41.92
    3. Low Birth Weight
    2,144
    7.60
    130
    0.31
    4. Stroke
    1,966
    6.97
    6,638
    15.87
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,961
    6.96
    6
    0.01
    6. Malaria
    1,197
    4.25
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,079
    3.83
    66
    0.16
    8. HIV/AIDS
    986
    3.50
    91
    0.22
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    983
    3.49
    437
    1.05
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    888
    3.15
    434
    1.04
    11. Tuberculosis
    833
    2.95
    284
    0.68
    12. Maternal Conditions
    791
    2.81
    11
    0.03
    13. Liver Disease
    771
    2.73
    3,022
    7.23
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    753
    2.67
    251
    0.60
    15. Malnutrition
    600
    2.13
    0
    0.00
    16. Meningitis
    547
    1.94
    27
    0.06
    17. Other Injuries
    547
    1.94
    531
    1.27
    18. Syphilis
    536
    1.90
    4
    0.01
    19. Kidney Disease
    428
    1.52
    470
    1.12
    20. Violence
    416
    1.48
    225
    0.54
    21. Lung Disease
    338
    1.20
    935
    2.24
    22. Liver Cancer
    309
    1.10
    503
    1.20
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    287
    1.02
    35
    0.08
    24. Falls
    281
    1.00
    171
    0.41
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    268
    0.95
    164
    0.39
    26. Drownings
    260
    0.92
    196
    0.47
    27. Suicide
    240
    0.85
    601
    1.44
    28. Asthma
    239
    0.85
    27
    0.06
    29. Cervical Cancer
    213
    0.76
    188
    0.45
    30. Hypertension
    188
    0.67
    1,184
    2.83
    31. Breast Cancer
    175
    0.62
    549
    1.31
    32. Fires
    156
    0.55
    64
    0.15
    33. Pertussis
    143
    0.51
    0
    0.00
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    113
    0.40
    459
    1.10
    35. Epilepsy
    112
    0.40
    67
    0.16
    36. Prostate Cancer
    110
    0.39
    264
    0.63
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    100
    0.35
    223
    0.53
    38. Poisonings
    100
    0.35
    62
    0.15
    39. Drug Use
    93
    0.33
    182
    0.44
    40. Schistosomiasis
    89
    0.32
    0
    0.00
    41. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.28
    514
    1.23
    42. Tetanus
    75
    0.27
    0
    0.00
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    73
    0.26
    940
    2.25
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.25
    69
    0.17
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.24
    32
    0.08
    46. Lymphomas
    69
    0.24
    178
    0.43
    47. Skin Disease
    67
    0.24
    31
    0.07
    48. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.23
    72
    0.17
    49. Anemia
    47
    0.17
    3
    0.01
    50. Hepatitis B
    45
    0.16
    6
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Moldova MOLDOVA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
    6.15
    114
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
    12.48
    119
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
    17.39
    85
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
    9.06
    41
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
    9.35
    48
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
    3.97
    101
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
    17.11
    24
    8. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
    3.46
    129
    9. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    114
    3.53
    45
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.41
    173
    18.45
    65
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.38
    159
    5.63
    31
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.30
    148
    6.81
    41
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.09
    149
    2.78
    65
    14. Leukemia
    1.00
    172
    3.23
    118
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.84
    134
    2.33
    46
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.66
    172
    1.41
    135
    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.