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Compare Moldova 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    65.9
    62.0
    62
    48
    55
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    61.4
    68.3
    64.7
    64
    55
    63
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    61.6
    68.4
    64.9
    82
    79
    83
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    63.9
    70.8
    67.3
    96
    86
    92
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    63.2
    71.0
    67.1
    113
    104
    108
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    64.7
    73.0
    68.8
    119
    106
    111
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    67.6
    75.3
    71.5
    115
    102
    109
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.6
    75.3
    115
    102
     
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    68.8
    76.4
    124
    107
     
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    68.9
    76.5
    126
    107
     
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    69.0
    76.5
    129
    107
     
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    69.1
    76.6
    133
    109
     
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    69.3
    76.7
    137
    109
     
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    69.6
    76.8
    143
    110
     
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    69.9
    76.9
    150
    111
     
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    70.5
    77.2
    153
    111
     
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    71.3
    77.5
    162
    110
     
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    72.4
    78.0
    164
    111
     
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    73.7
    78.6
    164
    112
     
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    75.3
    79.4
    164
    115
     
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    77.4
    80.4
    155
    116
     
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    79.9
    82.0
    143
    122
     
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    82.7
    84.0
    137
    121
     
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.6
    118
    116
     
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    114
    118
     
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    322.26
    6
     
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    121.53
    39
     
    112.30
    55
    3. Liver Disease
    55.80
    4
     
    35.07
    25
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.60
    123
     
    138.44
    18
    5. Hypertension
    21.76
    46
     
    10.60
    109
    6. Lung Cancers
    18.45
    65
     
    1.41
    173
    7. Breast Cancer
    17.39
    85
     
    13.70
    124
    8. Lung Disease
    17.13
    138
     
    19.71
    111
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.11
    24
     
    3.08
    167
    10. Suicide
    12.51
    50
     
    9.53
    96
    11. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    119
     
    17.47
    79
    12. Other Injuries
    10.80
    66
     
    15.25
    36
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.90
    128
     
    29.67
    39
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    9.38
    73
     
    13.04
    30
    15. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
     
    3.60
    138
    16. Liver Cancer
    9.06
    41
     
    12.74
    25
    17. Kidney Disease
    8.72
    134
     
    20.00
    61
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.64
    48
     
    4.86
    110
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.84
    164
     
    50.44
    38
    20. Alcohol
    7.02
    12
     
    1.69
    90
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    6.81
    41
     
    1.30
    148
    22. Cervical Cancer
    6.15
    114
     
    18.59
    39
    23. Tuberculosis
    5.90
    89
     
    36.96
    45
    24. Oral Cancer
    5.63
    31
     
    1.38
    159
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.15
    115
     
    31.60
    3
    26. Violence
    4.69
    96
     
    10.97
    41
    27. Drownings
    4.42
    82
     
    6.29
    54
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.18
    73
     
    4.97
    65
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.97
    101
     
    3.21
    141
    30. Drug Use
    3.61
    23
     
    3.21
    31
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.53
    45
     
    1.58
    114
    32. Lymphomas
    3.46
    129
     
    2.72
    142
    33. Falls
    3.34
    128
     
    13.14
    26
    34. Leukemia
    3.23
    118
     
    1.00
    172
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.07
    172
     
    18.12
    87
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    65
     
    1.09
    149
    37. Birth Trauma
    2.61
    102
     
    15.91
    31
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.33
    46
     
    0.84
    134
    39. HIV/AIDS
    2.09
    107
     
    28.87
    42
    40. Other Neoplasms
    1.53
    131
     
    2.72
    90
    41. Epilepsy
    1.42
    116
     
    3.52
    48
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    135
     
    0.66
    172
    43. Fires
    1.36
    106
     
    5.04
    44
    44. Poisonings
    1.29
    68
     
    2.33
    41
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.25
    119
     
    3.42
    68
    46. Endocrine Disorders
    0.81
    175
     
    8.29
    58
    47. Encephalitis
    0.75
    78
     
    1.82
    23
    48. Meningitis
    0.62
    124
     
    15.57
    32
    49. Skin Disease
    0.60
    146
     
    3.09
    59
    50. Asthma
    0.49
    176
     
    12.08
    49
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    17,528
    41.92
     
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    6,638
    15.87
     
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Liver Disease
    3,022
    7.23
     
    771
    2.73
    4. Hypertension
    1,184
    2.83
     
    188
    0.67
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,061
    2.54
     
    3,769
    13.37
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,026
    2.45
     
    31
    0.11
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    940
    2.25
     
    73
    0.26
    8. Lung Disease
    935
    2.24
     
    338
    1.20
    9. Suicide
    601
    1.44
     
    240
    0.85
    10. Breast Cancer
    549
    1.31
     
    175
    0.62
    11. Other Injuries
    531
    1.27
     
    547
    1.94
    12. Stomach Cancer
    514
    1.23
     
    78
    0.28
    13. Liver Cancer
    503
    1.20
     
    309
    1.10
    14. Kidney Disease
    470
    1.12
     
    428
    1.52
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    459
    1.10
     
    113
    0.40
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    437
    1.05
     
    983
    3.49
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    434
    1.04
     
    888
    3.15
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    374
    0.89
     
    28
    0.10
    19. Alcohol
    365
    0.87
     
    43
    0.15
    20. Oral Cancer
    315
    0.75
     
    30
    0.11
    21. Tuberculosis
    284
    0.68
     
    833
    2.95
    22. Prostate Cancer
    264
    0.63
     
    110
    0.39
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    251
    0.60
     
    753
    2.67
    24. Violence
    225
    0.54
     
    416
    1.48
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    223
    0.53
     
    100
    0.35
    26. Drownings
    196
    0.47
     
    260
    0.92
    27. Bladder Cancer
    194
    0.46
     
    32
    0.11
    28. Cervical Cancer
    188
    0.45
     
    213
    0.76
    29. Drug Use
    182
    0.44
     
    93
    0.33
    30. Lymphomas
    178
    0.43
     
    69
    0.24
    31. Falls
    171
    0.41
     
    281
    1.00
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    164
    0.39
     
    268
    0.95
    33. Leukemia
    157
    0.38
     
    27
    0.10
    34. Low Birth Weight
    130
    0.31
     
    2,144
    7.60
    35. Skin Cancers
    124
    0.30
     
    15
    0.05
    36. Ovary Cancer
    119
    0.28
     
    40
    0.14
    37. HIV/AIDS
    91
    0.22
     
    986
    3.50
    38. Uterin Cancer
    85
    0.20
     
    11
    0.04
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    79
    0.19
     
    16
    0.06
    40. Other Neoplasms
    72
    0.17
     
    66
    0.23
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    69
    0.17
     
    70
    0.25
    42. Epilepsy
    67
    0.16
     
    112
    0.40
    43. Birth Trauma
    66
    0.16
     
    1,079
    3.83
    44. Fires
    64
    0.15
     
    156
    0.55
    45. Poisonings
    62
    0.15
     
    100
    0.35
    46. Endocrine Disorders
    35
    0.08
     
    287
    1.02
    47. Encephalitis
    32
    0.08
     
    69
    0.24
    48. Skin Disease
    31
    0.07
     
    67
    0.24
    49. Meningitis
    27
    0.06
     
    547
    1.94
    50. Asthma
    27
    0.06
     
    239
    0.85
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Moldova MOLDOVA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    18.45
    65
     
    1.41
    173
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.39
    85
     
    13.70
    124
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.11
    24
     
    3.08
    167
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    119
     
    17.47
    79
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.35
    48
     
    3.60
    138
    6. Liver Cancer
    9.06
    41
     
    12.74
    25
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.81
    41
     
    1.30
    148
    8. Cervical Cancer
    6.15
    114
     
    18.59
    39
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.63
    31
     
    1.38
    159
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.97
    101
     
    3.21
    141
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.53
    45
     
    1.58
    114
    12. Lymphomas
    3.46
    129
     
    2.72
    142
    13. Leukemia
    3.23
    118
     
    1.00
    172
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    65
     
    1.09
    149
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.33
    46
     
    0.84
    134
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    135
     
    0.66
    172
     
     
     
    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.