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Mauritania
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Mauritania and Oman 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.

Oman
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 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 No Macedonia 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
Mauritania Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
           
    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
     
    41.1
    42.9
    41.9
    135
    139
    136
    1970
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
     
    48.9
    51.3
    50.1
    122
    121
    121
    1980
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
     
    59.2
    62.1
    60.6
    97
    105
    100
    1990
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
     
    68.4
    71.5
    69.9
    50
    80
    65
    2000
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
     
    70.7
    74.9
    72.6
    48
    69
    61
    2010
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
     
    73.7
    78.1
    75.6
    40
    49
    46
    2016
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
    75.3
    79.5
    77.0
    40
    48
    45
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    75.3
    79.5
    40
    48
    Age 5
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    76.2
    80.2
    41
    50
    Age 10
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    76.2
    80.3
    41
    48
    Age 15
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    76.3
    80.4
    41
    50
    Age 20
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    76.6
    80.4
    41
    49
    Age 25
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    76.9
    80.5
    41
    51
    Age 30
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    77.1
    80.7
    41
    53
    Age 35
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    77.4
    80.8
    41
    54
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    77.6
    80.9
    42
    55
    Age 45
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    77.9
    81.1
    45
    59
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    78.4
    81.4
    46
    60
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    79.0
    81.8
    53
    60
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    79.9
    82.6
    54
    61
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    81.1
    83.6
    57
    61
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    82.9
    85.5
    56
    54
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    84.8
    87.4
    61
    49
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    87.5
    89.9
    60
    26
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    90.6
    92.8
    55
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    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    138.44
    18
    39.11
    85
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.70
    76
    128.07
    71
    3. Stroke
    112.30
    55
    45.41
    142
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.80
    31
    1.44
    134
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.44
    38
    48.86
    42
    6. Malaria
    38.80
    22
    0.00
    145
    7. Tuberculosis
    36.96
    45
    1.05
    133
    8. Liver Disease
    35.07
    25
    9.84
    129
    9. Low Birth Weight
    31.60
    3
    4.73
    120
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.67
    39
    27.68
    47
    11. HIV/AIDS
    28.87
    42
    1.45
    114
    12. Maternal Conditions
    20.91
    19
    0.26
    129
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.00
    61
    17.74
    77
    14. Lung Disease
    19.71
    111
    10.87
    170
    15. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
    2.10
    153
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.12
    87
    25.52
    38
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
    7.24
    150
    18. Birth Trauma
    15.91
    31
    1.72
    122
    19. Meningitis
    15.57
    32
    0.64
    121
    20. Other Injuries
    15.25
    36
    3.56
    170
    21. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
    9.23
    162
    22. Malnutrition
    13.19
    31
    1.20
    100
    23. Falls
    13.14
    26
    3.46
    125
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.04
    30
    7.29
    114
    25. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
    3.63
    143
    26. Asthma
    12.08
    49
    1.91
    120
    27. Violence
    10.97
    41
    6.03
    84
    28. Hypertension
    10.60
    109
    4.18
    160
    29. Suicide
    9.53
    96
    5.03
    149
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.29
    58
    7.09
    68
    31. Syphilis
    8.15
    5
    0.06
    140
    32. Drownings
    6.29
    54
    2.78
    108
    33. Fires
    5.04
    44
    0.76
    133
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.97
    65
    1.24
    144
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.86
    110
    4.50
    120
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.17
    18
    0.16
    58
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
    4.45
    114
    38. Epilepsy
    3.52
    48
    0.70
    167
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.42
    68
    1.19
    123
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
    2.57
    159
    41. Drug Use
    3.21
    31
    1.09
    103
    42. Skin Disease
    3.09
    59
    2.16
    80
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
    4.66
    141
    44. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
    5.89
    69
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    90
    2.59
    96
    46. Poisonings
    2.33
    41
    0.17
    177
    47. Pertussis
    2.15
    25
    0.36
    70
    48. Encephalitis
    1.82
    23
    0.81
    73
    49. Anemia
    1.76
    52
    0.09
    119
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.72
    37
    0.64
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,769
    13.37
    744
    7.20
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,148
    7.62
    2,359
    22.84
    3. Low Birth Weight
    2,144
    7.60
    205
    1.98
    4. Stroke
    1,966
    6.97
    811
    7.85
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,961
    6.96
    38
    0.37
    6. Malaria
    1,197
    4.25
    0
    0.00
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,079
    3.83
    75
    0.73
    8. HIV/AIDS
    986
    3.50
    73
    0.71
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    983
    3.49
    1,122
    10.86
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    888
    3.15
    883
    8.55
    11. Tuberculosis
    833
    2.95
    21
    0.20
    12. Maternal Conditions
    791
    2.81
    16
    0.15
    13. Liver Disease
    771
    2.73
    227
    2.20
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    753
    2.67
    306
    2.96
    15. Malnutrition
    600
    2.13
    22
    0.21
    16. Meningitis
    547
    1.94
    18
    0.17
    17. Other Injuries
    547
    1.94
    139
    1.35
    18. Syphilis
    536
    1.90
    2
    0.02
    19. Kidney Disease
    428
    1.52
    340
    3.29
    20. Violence
    416
    1.48
    225
    2.18
    21. Lung Disease
    338
    1.20
    184
    1.78
    22. Liver Cancer
    309
    1.10
    71
    0.69
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    287
    1.02
    169
    1.64
    24. Falls
    281
    1.00
    108
    1.05
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    268
    0.95
    354
    3.43
    26. Drownings
    260
    0.92
    125
    1.21
    27. Suicide
    240
    0.85
    250
    2.42
    28. Asthma
    239
    0.85
    41
    0.40
    29. Cervical Cancer
    213
    0.76
    17
    0.16
    30. Hypertension
    188
    0.67
    75
    0.73
    31. Breast Cancer
    175
    0.62
    78
    0.76
    32. Fires
    156
    0.55
    25
    0.24
    33. Pertussis
    143
    0.51
    15
    0.15
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    113
    0.40
    104
    1.01
    35. Epilepsy
    112
    0.40
    28
    0.27
    36. Prostate Cancer
    110
    0.39
    55
    0.53
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    100
    0.35
    22
    0.21
    38. Poisonings
    100
    0.35
    7
    0.07
    39. Drug Use
    93
    0.33
    50
    0.48
    40. Schistosomiasis
    89
    0.32
    4
    0.04
    41. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.28
    85
    0.82
    42. Tetanus
    75
    0.27
    1
    0.01
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    73
    0.26
    105
    1.02
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.25
    25
    0.24
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.24
    25
    0.24
    46. Lymphomas
    69
    0.24
    133
    1.29
    47. Skin Disease
    67
    0.24
    38
    0.37
    48. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.23
    63
    0.61
    49. Anemia
    47
    0.17
    3
    0.03
    50. Hepatitis B
    45
    0.16
    18
    0.17
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Oman OMAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
    2.10
    153
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
    7.24
    150
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
    9.23
    162
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
    3.63
    143
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
    4.45
    114
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
    2.57
    159
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
    4.66
    141
    8. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
    5.89
    69
    9. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    114
    2.59
    72
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.41
    173
    4.72
    135
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.38
    159
    0.89
    177
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.30
    148
    2.34
    115
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.09
    149
    0.89
    163
    14. Leukemia
    1.00
    172
    3.96
    88
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.84
    134
    0.40
    169
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.66
    172
    1.48
    127
    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.