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Compare Mauritania and Vanuatu 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Vanuatu VANUATU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
     
    45.4
    48.3
    46.8
    109
    109
    111
    1970
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
     
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
    1980
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
     
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
    1990
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
     
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
    2000
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
     
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
    2010
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
     
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
    2016
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
    70.1
    74.1
    72.0
    93
    111
    101
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Vanuatu VANUATU
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
     
    70.1
    74.1
    93
    111
    Age 5
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
     
    72.1
    76.1
    91
    110
    Age 10
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
     
    72.4
    76.2
    88
    108
    Age 15
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
     
    72.5
    76.3
    88
    110
    Age 20
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
     
    72.8
    76.5
    89
    110
    Age 25
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
     
    73.1
    76.6
    88
    110
    Age 30
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
     
    73.4
    76.8
    88
    109
    Age 35
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
     
    73.6
    77.1
    89
    108
    Age 40
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
     
    74.0
    77.3
    92
    108
    Age 45
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
     
    74.4
    77.7
    95
    109
    Age 50
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
     
    75.0
    78.2
    98
    109
    Age 55
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
     
    75.8
    78.8
    104
    110
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
     
    77.0
    79.6
    113
    110
    Age 65
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
     
    78.5
    80.7
    116
    112
    Age 70
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
     
    80.4
    82.1
    121
    118
    Age 75
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
     
    82.8
    84.0
    126
    119
    Age 80
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
     
    85.7
    86.5
    130
    125
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
     
    89.0
    89.6
    137
    127
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Vanuatu VANUATU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    138.44
    18
     
    43.81
    80
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.70
    76
     
    137.11
    62
    3. Stroke
    112.30
    55
     
    100.56
    69
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    53.80
    31
     
    11.59
    63
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    50.44
    38
     
    65.94
    25
    6. Malaria
    38.80
    22
     
    0.31
    57
    7. Tuberculosis
    36.96
    45
     
    10.01
    74
    8. Liver Disease
    35.07
    25
     
    12.69
    104
    9. Low Birth Weight
    31.60
    3
     
    8.55
    80
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.67
    39
     
    18.42
    91
    11. HIV/AIDS
    28.87
    42
     
    0.00
    183
    12. Maternal Conditions
    20.91
    19
     
    2.18
    74
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.00
    61
     
    30.59
    27
    14. Lung Disease
    19.71
    111
     
    36.33
    29
    15. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
     
    9.68
    82
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.12
    87
     
    13.82
    129
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
     
    3.68
    170
    18. Birth Trauma
    15.91
    31
     
    3.58
    82
    19. Meningitis
    15.57
    32
     
    1.78
    78
    20. Other Injuries
    15.25
    36
     
    6.33
    120
    21. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
     
    14.38
    121
    22. Malnutrition
    13.19
    31
     
    5.09
    59
    23. Falls
    13.14
    26
     
    2.51
    152
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    13.04
    30
     
    8.66
    84
    25. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
     
    15.55
    19
    26. Asthma
    12.08
    49
     
    13.11
    41
    27. Violence
    10.97
    41
     
    2.29
    136
    28. Hypertension
    10.60
    109
     
    16.62
    66
    29. Suicide
    9.53
    96
     
    6.80
    131
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    8.29
    58
     
    5.68
    89
    31. Syphilis
    8.15
    5
     
    0.63
    73
    32. Drownings
    6.29
    54
     
    5.49
    67
    33. Fires
    5.04
    44
     
    1.11
    113
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.97
    65
     
    4.76
    66
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.86
    110
     
    8.78
    44
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.17
    18
     
    0.00
    179
    37. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
     
    3.22
    146
    38. Epilepsy
    3.52
    48
     
    0.81
    159
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.42
    68
     
    6.41
    16
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
     
    2.82
    153
    41. Drug Use
    3.21
    31
     
    0.23
    176
    42. Skin Disease
    3.09
    59
     
    3.91
    41
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
     
    5.91
    119
    44. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
     
    2.11
    164
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    90
     
    1.17
    153
    46. Poisonings
    2.33
    41
     
    0.94
    84
    47. Pertussis
    2.15
    25
     
    1.63
    52
    48. Encephalitis
    1.82
    23
     
    0.28
    145
    49. Anemia
    1.76
    52
     
    0.03
    146
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.72
    37
     
    0.53
    80
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,769
    13.37
     
    82
    7.15
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,148
    7.62
     
    203
    17.70
    3. Low Birth Weight
    2,144
    7.60
     
    34
    2.96
    4. Stroke
    1,966
    6.97
     
    148
    12.90
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,961
    6.96
     
    34
    2.96
    6. Malaria
    1,197
    4.25
     
    1
    0.09
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,079
    3.83
     
    14
    1.22
    8. HIV/AIDS
    986
    3.50
     
    0
    0.00
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    983
    3.49
     
    40
    3.49
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    888
    3.15
     
    97
    8.46
    11. Tuberculosis
    833
    2.95
     
    18
    1.57
    12. Maternal Conditions
    791
    2.81
     
    5
    0.44
    13. Liver Disease
    771
    2.73
     
    21
    1.83
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    753
    2.67
     
    33
    2.88
    15. Malnutrition
    600
    2.13
     
    10
    0.87
    16. Meningitis
    547
    1.94
     
    5
    0.44
    17. Other Injuries
    547
    1.94
     
    14
    1.22
    18. Syphilis
    536
    1.90
     
    2
    0.17
    19. Kidney Disease
    428
    1.52
     
    46
    4.01
    20. Violence
    416
    1.48
     
    6
    0.52
    21. Lung Disease
    338
    1.20
     
    53
    4.62
    22. Liver Cancer
    309
    1.10
     
    28
    2.44
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    287
    1.02
     
    10
    0.87
    24. Falls
    281
    1.00
     
    4
    0.35
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    268
    0.95
     
    19
    1.66
    26. Drownings
    260
    0.92
     
    14
    1.22
    27. Suicide
    240
    0.85
     
    15
    1.31
    28. Asthma
    239
    0.85
     
    20
    1.74
    29. Cervical Cancer
    213
    0.76
     
    9
    0.78
    30. Hypertension
    188
    0.67
     
    24
    2.09
    31. Breast Cancer
    175
    0.62
     
    13
    1.13
    32. Fires
    156
    0.55
     
    2
    0.17
    33. Pertussis
    143
    0.51
     
    6
    0.52
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    113
    0.40
     
    14
    1.22
    35. Epilepsy
    112
    0.40
     
    2
    0.17
    36. Prostate Cancer
    110
    0.39
     
    2
    0.17
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    100
    0.35
     
    7
    0.61
    38. Poisonings
    100
    0.35
     
    2
    0.17
    39. Drug Use
    93
    0.33
     
    0
    0.00
    40. Schistosomiasis
    89
    0.32
     
    0
    0.00
    41. Stomach Cancer
    78
    0.28
     
    7
    0.61
    42. Tetanus
    75
    0.27
     
    2
    0.17
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    73
    0.26
     
    10
    0.87
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.25
     
    11
    0.96
    45. Encephalitis
    69
    0.24
     
    1
    0.09
    46. Lymphomas
    69
    0.24
     
    4
    0.35
    47. Skin Disease
    67
    0.24
     
    6
    0.52
    48. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.23
     
    2
    0.17
    49. Anemia
    47
    0.17
     
    0
    0.00
    50. Hepatitis B
    45
    0.16
     
    1
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Mauritania MAURITANIA   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    18.59
    39
     
    9.68
    82
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.47
    79
     
    3.68
    170
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.70
    124
     
    14.38
    121
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.74
    25
     
    15.55
    19
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.60
    138
     
    3.22
    146
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.21
    141
     
    2.82
    153
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.08
    167
     
    5.91
    119
    8. Lymphomas
    2.72
    142
     
    2.11
    164
    9. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    114
     
    0.91
    161
    10. Lung Cancers
    1.41
    173
     
    8.91
    103
    11. Oral Cancer
    1.38
    159
     
    3.24
    81
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.30
    148
     
    0.91
    165
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.09
    149
     
    3.40
    40
    14. Leukemia
    1.00
    172
     
    4.90
    35
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.84
    134
     
    2.87
    30
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.66
    172
     
    0.01
    183
     
     
     
    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.