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Mauritius
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Mauritius 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 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
Mauritius Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    57.7
    61.2
    59.4
    65
    66
    65
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    60.3
    64.6
    62.4
    70
    69
    67
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    63.4
    68.7
    66.0
    76
    77
    75
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    65.6
    73.4
    69.4
    82
    66
    72
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    67.8
    74.3
    71.0
    85
    75
    81
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    70.1
    76.6
    73.3
    85
    75
    83
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    71.6
    78.1
    74.8
    79
    72
    82
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.6
    78.1
    79
    72
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    72.6
    79.1
    84
    73
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    72.7
    79.1
    84
    76
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    72.8
    79.2
    86
    75
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    73.0
    79.3
    85
    77
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    73.3
    79.4
    86
    78
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    73.7
    79.5
    87
    74
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    74.1
    79.7
    87
    74
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    74.7
    80.0
    86
    73
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    75.4
    80.3
    85
    72
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    76.3
    80.9
    81
    70
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    77.5
    81.5
    76
    67
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    78.9
    82.3
    70
    65
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    80.6
    83.5
    66
    64
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    82.5
    84.8
    65
    64
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    84.7
    86.6
    64
    63
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    87.3
    88.7
    63
    60
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.5
    62
    55
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    146.31
    2
    34.30
    77
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    114.78
    104
    186.45
    37
    3. Stroke
    64.36
    103
    93.67
    61
    4. Lung Disease
    38.25
    30
    26.83
    70
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.01
    29
    14.03
    120
    6. Hypertension
    18.42
    50
    10.66
    102
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.94
    130
    130.72
    16
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.63
    117
    33.71
    33
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.29
    76
    3.08
    170
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.98
    137
    20.20
    64
    11. Lung Cancers
    9.64
    103
    1.46
    175
    12. Liver Disease
    9.47
    130
    33.79
    23
    13. HIV/AIDS
    9.23
    71
    24.04
    46
    14. Kidney Disease
    8.42
    146
    24.28
    49
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    8.05
    83
    10.92
    28
    16. Suicide
    7.29
    114
    7.52
    110
    17. Asthma
    6.67
    72
    9.19
    56
    18. Cervical Cancer
    6.46
    109
    18.43
    34
    19. Low Birth Weight
    5.79
    100
    29.04
    3
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    5.27
    85
    9.19
    31
    21. Other Injuries
    5.14
    134
    14.19
    29
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.86
    106
    5.83
    80
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4.69
    113
    3.52
    140
    24. Lymphomas
    4.25
    123
    3.26
    145
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.02
    51
    2.61
    96
    26. Falls
    3.72
    118
    15.69
    28
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    126
    3.38
    135
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    3.32
    101
    1.45
    155
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.26
    87
    1.78
    155
    30. Leukemia
    3.20
    119
    1.05
    178
    31. Skin Disease
    3.16
    68
    5.50
    18
    32. Alcohol
    3.10
    35
    1.44
    109
    33. Liver Cancer
    3.02
    163
    12.75
    28
    34. Epilepsy
    2.89
    41
    3.25
    31
    35. Drownings
    2.83
    107
    4.92
    69
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.55
    94
    16.39
    25
    37. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2.52
    174
    37.03
    25
    38. Anemia
    2.40
    9
    0.06
    104
    39. Encephalitis
    2.03
    22
    1.18
    62
    40. Fires
    1.71
    86
    4.59
    43
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.67
    127
    0.78
    170
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.56
    128
    1.67
    113
    43. Violence
    1.49
    145
    11.50
    36
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.45
    150
    2.84
    59
    45. Tuberculosis
    1.32
    125
    41.57
    38
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.29
    129
    82.62
    24
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.26
    142
    4.50
    69
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    146
    1.18
    149
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    137
    3.71
    59
    50. Drug Use
    0.73
    130
    1.97
    40
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,372
    25.97
    569
    1.98
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,818
    19.91
    2,813
    9.79
    3. Stroke
    1,010
    11.06
    1,520
    5.29
    4. Lung Disease
    598
    6.55
    410
    1.43
    5. Hypertension
    288
    3.15
    172
    0.60
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    246
    2.69
    3,644
    12.68
    7. Breast Cancer
    188
    2.06
    183
    0.64
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    166
    1.82
    74
    0.26
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    161
    1.76
    1,061
    3.69
    10. Lung Cancers
    158
    1.73
    32
    0.11
    11. Liver Disease
    152
    1.66
    736
    2.56
    12. Kidney Disease
    131
    1.43
    469
    1.63
    13. HIV/AIDS
    126
    1.38
    804
    2.80
    14. Asthma
    103
    1.13
    167
    0.58
    15. Suicide
    98
    1.07
    189
    0.66
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    82
    0.90
    306
    1.07
    17. Other Injuries
    77
    0.84
    501
    1.74
    18. Stomach Cancer
    76
    0.83
    76
    0.26
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    72
    0.79
    121
    0.42
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    66
    0.72
    749
    2.61
    21. Lymphomas
    64
    0.70
    79
    0.27
    22. Prostate Cancer
    63
    0.69
    114
    0.40
    23. Other Neoplasms
    62
    0.68
    65
    0.23
    24. Cervical Cancer
    57
    0.62
    210
    0.73
    25. Falls
    57
    0.62
    273
    0.95
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    55
    0.60
    32
    0.11
    27. Oral Cancer
    52
    0.57
    37
    0.13
    28. Liver Cancer
    50
    0.55
    312
    1.09
    29. Leukemia
    50
    0.55
    28
    0.10
    30. Skin Disease
    49
    0.54
    113
    0.39
    31. Alcohol
    48
    0.53
    33
    0.11
    32. Low Birth Weight
    45
    0.49
    2,156
    7.50
    33. Epilepsy
    41
    0.45
    109
    0.38
    34. Drownings
    40
    0.44
    194
    0.68
    35. Alzheimers & Dementia
    39
    0.43
    414
    1.44
    36. Anemia
    36
    0.39
    2
    0.01
    37. Ovary Cancer
    32
    0.35
    43
    0.15
    38. Encephalitis
    31
    0.34
    43
    0.15
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    27
    0.30
    17
    0.06
    40. Bladder Cancer
    25
    0.27
    34
    0.12
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    23
    0.25
    36
    0.13
    42. Fires
    23
    0.25
    137
    0.48
    43. Tuberculosis
    21
    0.23
    894
    3.11
    44. Birth Trauma
    20
    0.22
    1,216
    4.23
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    20
    0.22
    86
    0.30
    46. Violence
    20
    0.22
    471
    1.64
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17
    0.19
    2,468
    8.59
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    15
    0.16
    68
    0.24
    49. Uterin Cancer
    11
    0.12
    13
    0.05
    50. Drug Use
    10
    0.11
    61
    0.21
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mauritius MAURITIUS   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.01
    29
    14.03
    120
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.29
    76
    3.08
    170
    3. Prostate Cancer
    9.98
    137
    20.20
    64
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.64
    103
    1.46
    175
    5. Cervical Cancer
    6.46
    109
    18.43
    34
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.69
    113
    3.52
    140
    7. Lymphomas
    4.25
    123
    3.26
    145
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    126
    3.38
    135
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.32
    101
    1.45
    155
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.26
    87
    1.78
    155
    11. Leukemia
    3.20
    119
    1.05
    178
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.02
    163
    12.75
    28
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.67
    127
    0.78
    170
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.56
    128
    1.67
    113
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    146
    1.18
    149
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.49
    171
    0.95
    139
    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.