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Nicaragua
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Nicaragua and Gambia 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.

Gambia
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
Nicaragua Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    96.72
    128
    215.63
    26
    2. Kidney Disease
    60.87
    2
    23.99
    50
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.90
    65
    31.97
    82
    4. Stroke
    33.43
    147
    109.72
    46
    5. Liver Disease
    32.19
    29
    37.43
    19
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    29.28
    63
    36.34
    28
    7. Prostate Cancer
    19.53
    67
    7.87
    149
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.86
    120
    146.71
    9
    9. Lung Disease
    18.84
    121
    37.69
    33
    10. Cervical Cancer
    17.51
    38
    18.41
    35
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.42
    102
    47.51
    4
    12. Violence
    13.58
    27
    9.74
    52
    13. Hypertension
    12.86
    87
    10.37
    107
    14. Suicide
    11.87
    49
    9.99
    77
    15. Liver Cancer
    10.89
    33
    26.77
    5
    16. Stomach Cancer
    10.57
    39
    2.03
    177
    17. Breast Cancer
    10.21
    152
    5.57
    178
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.19
    54
    12.99
    11
    19. Alcohol
    8.79
    8
    1.50
    104
    20. Other Injuries
    7.11
    102
    17.03
    19
    21. Lung Cancers
    7.02
    121
    2.57
    153
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.04
    118
    1.73
    182
    23. HIV/AIDS
    5.56
    86
    83.73
    22
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.54
    106
    16.69
    35
    25. Falls
    5.53
    84
    23.11
    4
    26. Drownings
    5.01
    66
    7.13
    32
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.68
    82
    63.75
    33
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.11
    84
    1.59
    148
    29. Leukemia
    3.96
    84
    0.84
    181
    30. Malnutrition
    3.32
    73
    24.18
    19
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    3.25
    126
    11.00
    24
    32. Tuberculosis
    3.15
    103
    49.48
    32
    33. Lymphomas
    2.86
    151
    4.72
    113
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.81
    157
    5.89
    79
    35. Maternal Conditions
    2.74
    65
    30.51
    10
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.58
    103
    6.74
    44
    37. Asthma
    2.50
    109
    13.27
    31
    38. Birth Trauma
    2.32
    105
    17.24
    19
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2.09
    169
    1.52
    180
    40. Epilepsy
    2.04
    72
    3.83
    25
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.88
    114
    2.60
    72
    42. Meningitis
    1.54
    78
    27.25
    10
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.40
    143
    3.20
    73
    44. Skin Cancers
    1.22
    116
    1.67
    85
    45. Oral Cancer
    1.11
    182
    1.59
    167
    46. Skin Disease
    1.05
    119
    5.18
    31
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.94
    141
    4.71
    42
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.86
    168
    1.02
    163
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    170
    0.99
    164
    50. Appendicitis
    0.85
    71
    2.68
    14
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,467
    16.62
    1,207
    8.66
    2. Kidney Disease
    2,851
    10.61
    192
    1.38
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,639
    6.10
    202
    1.45
    4. Liver Disease
    1,553
    5.78
    325
    2.33
    5. Stroke
    1,526
    5.68
    685
    4.92
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,376
    5.12
    143
    1.03
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,057
    3.93
    1,619
    11.62
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    911
    3.39
    657
    4.72
    9. Lung Disease
    862
    3.21
    218
    1.56
    10. Violence
    852
    3.17
    189
    1.36
    11. Suicide
    750
    2.79
    105
    0.75
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    619
    2.30
    470
    3.37
    13. Hypertension
    590
    2.19
    64
    0.46
    14. Liver Cancer
    484
    1.80
    252
    1.81
    15. Stomach Cancer
    471
    1.75
    14
    0.10
    16. Cervical Cancer
    451
    1.68
    62
    0.45
    17. Alcohol
    450
    1.67
    13
    0.09
    18. Other Injuries
    419
    1.56
    265
    1.90
    19. Low Birth Weight
    375
    1.40
    682
    4.90
    20. Prostate Cancer
    368
    1.37
    19
    0.14
    21. HIV/AIDS
    316
    1.18
    1,069
    7.67
    22. Drownings
    313
    1.16
    127
    0.91
    23. Lung Cancers
    309
    1.15
    19
    0.14
    24. Falls
    278
    1.03
    158
    1.13
    25. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    273
    1.02
    14
    0.10
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    266
    0.99
    883
    6.34
    27. Breast Cancer
    259
    0.96
    21
    0.15
    28. Leukemia
    217
    0.81
    9
    0.06
    29. Malnutrition
    189
    0.70
    428
    3.07
    30. Maternal Conditions
    182
    0.68
    527
    3.78
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    181
    0.67
    12
    0.09
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    175
    0.65
    194
    1.39
    33. Tuberculosis
    157
    0.58
    431
    3.09
    34. Birth Trauma
    157
    0.58
    704
    5.05
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    143
    0.53
    51
    0.37
    36. Lymphomas
    135
    0.50
    39
    0.28
    37. Asthma
    122
    0.45
    98
    0.70
    38. Epilepsy
    121
    0.45
    59
    0.42
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    120
    0.45
    54
    0.39
    40. Meningitis
    92
    0.34
    399
    2.86
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    83
    0.31
    12
    0.09
    42. Other Neoplasms
    68
    0.25
    30
    0.22
    43. Skin Cancers
    57
    0.21
    10
    0.07
    44. Ovary Cancer
    55
    0.20
    7
    0.05
    45. Skin Disease
    53
    0.20
    44
    0.32
    46. Oral Cancer
    52
    0.19
    11
    0.08
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    50
    0.19
    36
    0.26
    48. Appendicitis
    45
    0.17
    24
    0.17
    49. Drug Use
    41
    0.15
    21
    0.15
    50. Fires
    41
    0.15
    85
    0.61
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.53
    67
    7.87
    149
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.51
    38
    18.41
    35
    3. Liver Cancer
    10.89
    33
    26.77
    5
    4. Stomach Cancer
    10.57
    39
    2.03
    177
    5. Breast Cancer
    10.21
    152
    5.57
    178
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.02
    121
    2.57
    153
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.04
    118
    1.73
    182
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.11
    84
    1.59
    148
    9. Leukemia
    3.96
    84
    0.84
    181
    10. Lymphomas
    2.86
    151
    4.72
    113
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.09
    169
    1.52
    180
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.22
    116
    1.67
    85
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.11
    182
    1.59
    167
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.86
    168
    1.02
    163
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.86
    170
    0.99
    164
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    176
    1.08
    160
    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.