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Namibia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Namibia and Dominican Republic 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.

Dominican Republic
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Namibia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
     
    50.7
    53.6
    52.1
    88
    88
    88
    1970
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
     
    57.0
    60.4
    58.6
    85
    87
    86
    1980
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
     
    61.3
    65.1
    63.2
    87
    89
    88
    1990
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
     
    65.6
    70.6
    68.0
    84
    89
    91
    2000
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
     
    69.6
    74.7
    72.0
    63
    70
    64
    2010
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
     
    69.7
    75.9
    72.7
    92
    86
    90
    2016
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
    70.6
    76.7
    73.5
    88
    90
    90
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    70.6
    76.7
    88
    90
    Age 5
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    73.0
    78.9
    78
    79
    Age 10
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    73.1
    79.0
    78
    79
    Age 15
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    73.2
    79.0
    78
    79
    Age 20
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    73.6
    79.2
    79
    79
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    74.2
    79.5
    75
    71
    Age 30
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    74.9
    79.8
    69
    71
    Age 35
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    75.7
    80.2
    62
    66
    Age 40
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    76.5
    80.6
    55
    63
    Age 45
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    77.3
    81.1
    53
    58
    Age 50
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    78.3
    81.8
    48
    56
    Age 55
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    79.3
    82.5
    45
    55
    Age 60
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    80.6
    83.4
    43
    53
    Age 65
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    82.2
    84.6
    40
    46
    Age 70
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    84.2
    86.2
    33
    40
    Age 75
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    86.5
    88.2
    20
    30
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    89.4
    90.6
    4
    7
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    92.6
    93.4
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    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    170.05
    11
    32.28
    39
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    116.09
    92
    129.96
    67
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    93.99
    36
    23.83
    116
    4. Stroke
    91.52
    82
    69.73
    115
    5. Tuberculosis
    58.35
    25
    5.31
    91
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.77
    33
    25.68
    100
    7. Lung Disease
    43.86
    17
    11.43
    167
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.02
    39
    3.80
    87
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.96
    45
    29.63
    40
    10. Hypertension
    26.33
    33
    14.66
    84
    11. Prostate Cancer
    22.77
    51
    49.86
    9
    12. Kidney Disease
    15.68
    86
    20.38
    59
    13. Violence
    15.49
    22
    31.18
    10
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.86
    119
    20.20
    68
    15. Asthma
    14.23
    34
    4.15
    93
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.89
    49
    15.13
    43
    17. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    140
    14.63
    119
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.70
    33
    4.03
    135
    19. Suicide
    10.29
    87
    7.33
    125
    20. Liver Disease
    10.25
    126
    17.21
    84
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    8.60
    87
    10.95
    50
    22. Cervical Cancer
    8.09
    90
    13.93
    61
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.05
    66
    8.55
    64
    24. Maternal Conditions
    7.46
    45
    1.06
    95
    25. Epilepsy
    7.40
    13
    1.23
    134
    26. Malnutrition
    7.23
    48
    2.14
    87
    27. Other Injuries
    6.25
    123
    9.00
    81
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    5.81
    87
    2.65
    148
    29. Skin Disease
    4.83
    31
    0.51
    149
    30. Meningitis
    4.66
    51
    1.36
    88
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.35
    68
    3.06
    90
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.33
    144
    7.89
    92
    33. Drownings
    4.33
    85
    2.03
    125
    34. Fires
    4.31
    52
    1.18
    110
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.10
    64
    4.56
    50
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.02
    56
    1.77
    95
    37. Lung Cancers
    3.90
    144
    13.24
    88
    38. Other Neoplasms
    3.38
    69
    3.46
    67
    39. Lymphomas
    3.30
    133
    2.69
    145
    40. Falls
    2.87
    144
    1.46
    176
    41. Malaria
    2.72
    45
    0.02
    70
    42. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    160
    1.36
    179
    43. Liver Cancer
    2.05
    176
    10.02
    38
    44. Stomach Cancer
    1.83
    177
    7.34
    68
    45. Poisonings
    1.75
    55
    0.36
    141
    46. Pertussis
    1.74
    47
    0.36
    68
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    116
    1.58
    121
    48. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    80
    1.84
    70
    49. Drug Use
    1.53
    76
    0.62
    143
    50. Leukemia
    1.52
    157
    3.79
    98
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,356
    21.72
    3,144
    5.45
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,571
    10.17
    2,317
    4.01
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,281
    8.29
    11,460
    19.85
    4. Stroke
    996
    6.45
    6,150
    10.65
    5. Tuberculosis
    817
    5.29
    493
    0.85
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    692
    4.48
    403
    0.70
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    615
    3.98
    2,271
    3.93
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    581
    3.76
    2,928
    5.07
    9. Low Birth Weight
    530
    3.43
    1,814
    3.14
    10. Lung Disease
    474
    3.07
    1,008
    1.75
    11. Violence
    358
    2.32
    3,179
    5.51
    12. Birth Trauma
    307
    1.99
    1,025
    1.78
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    297
    1.92
    1,289
    2.23
    14. Hypertension
    294
    1.90
    1,291
    2.24
    15. Malnutrition
    207
    1.34
    214
    0.37
    16. Kidney Disease
    190
    1.23
    1,827
    3.16
    17. Suicide
    188
    1.22
    720
    1.25
    18. Asthma
    184
    1.19
    380
    0.66
    19. Maternal Conditions
    183
    1.18
    110
    0.19
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    149
    0.96
    1,774
    3.07
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    143
    0.93
    370
    0.64
    22. Other Injuries
    141
    0.91
    897
    1.55
    23. Liver Disease
    138
    0.89
    1,536
    2.66
    24. Epilepsy
    130
    0.84
    122
    0.21
    25. Meningitis
    110
    0.71
    139
    0.24
    26. Drownings
    107
    0.69
    211
    0.37
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    103
    0.67
    260
    0.45
    28. Prostate Cancer
    95
    0.61
    2,063
    3.57
    29. Breast Cancer
    92
    0.60
    686
    1.19
    30. Fires
    82
    0.53
    118
    0.20
    31. Pertussis
    66
    0.43
    43
    0.07
    32. Cervical Cancer
    63
    0.41
    649
    1.12
    33. Skin Disease
    62
    0.40
    46
    0.08
    34. Malaria
    56
    0.36
    2
    0.00
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    55
    0.36
    701
    1.21
    36. Oral Cancer
    54
    0.35
    407
    0.70
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    54
    0.35
    163
    0.28
    38. Lymphomas
    51
    0.33
    246
    0.43
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    50
    0.32
    273
    0.47
    40. Lung Cancers
    49
    0.32
    1,174
    2.03
    41. Poisonings
    49
    0.32
    37
    0.06
    42. Other Neoplasms
    47
    0.30
    309
    0.54
    43. Syphilis
    38
    0.25
    23
    0.04
    44. Falls
    36
    0.23
    135
    0.23
    45. Liver Cancer
    30
    0.19
    893
    1.55
    46. Drug Use
    30
    0.19
    60
    0.10
    47. Leukemia
    25
    0.16
    355
    0.61
    48. Stomach Cancer
    24
    0.16
    655
    1.13
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    20
    0.13
    140
    0.24
    50. Ovary Cancer
    20
    0.13
    63
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Dominican Republic DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.77
    51
    49.86
    9
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    140
    14.63
    119
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.09
    90
    13.93
    61
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.33
    144
    7.89
    92
    5. Oral Cancer
    4.10
    64
    4.56
    50
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.90
    144
    13.24
    88
    7. Lymphomas
    3.30
    133
    2.69
    145
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    160
    1.36
    179
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.05
    176
    10.02
    38
    10. Stomach Cancer
    1.83
    177
    7.34
    68
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    116
    1.58
    121
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    80
    1.84
    70
    13. Leukemia
    1.52
    157
    3.79
    98
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    123
    0.65
    171
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.19
    143
    1.24
    136
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.94
    161
    3.65
    89
    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.