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Nicaragua
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Nicaragua and Guyana 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.

Guyana
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 Macedonia 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 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   Guyana GUYANA
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Guyana GUYANA
           
    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
     
    54.8
    57.9
    56.3
    71
    75
    73
    1970
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
     
    57.8
    61.6
    59.7
    83
    85
    84
    1980
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
     
    58.2
    63.7
    60.9
    105
    94
    99
    1990
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
     
    59.1
    65.6
    62.3
    127
    115
    118
    2000
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
     
    62.7
    68.4
    65.4
    114
    116
    116
    2010
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
     
    63.4
    68.6
    65.9
    128
    126
    129
    2016
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
    63.6
    69.0
    66.2
    140
    130
    135
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Guyana GUYANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    63.6
    69.0
    140
    130
    Age 5
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    65.9
    71.0
    154
    140
    Age 10
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    66.1
    71.2
    159
    141
    Age 15
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    66.3
    71.3
    159
    144
    Age 20
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    66.7
    71.6
    162
    147
    Age 25
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    67.5
    72.0
    161
    147
    Age 30
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    68.1
    72.3
    164
    150
    Age 35
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    68.9
    72.8
    164
    152
    Age 40
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    69.8
    73.4
    168
    155
    Age 45
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    70.9
    74.2
    168
    157
    Age 50
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    72.4
    75.1
    163
    158
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    73.8
    76.4
    162
    156
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    75.8
    77.8
    148
    151
    Age 65
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    77.7
    79.0
    145
    154
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    80.3
    81.3
    129
    139
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    82.7
    82.9
    132
    162
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    85.5
    85.1
    140
    170
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
    89.0
    88.6
    138
    170
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Guyana GUYANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    100.18
    117
    207.86
    24
    2. Kidney Disease
    66.77
    1
    23.71
    45
    3. Stroke
    49.89
    134
    140.94
    19
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.19
    55
    98.82
    8
    5. Liver Disease
    33.31
    26
    23.25
    60
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.08
    35
    2.97
    173
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.91
    109
    56.31
    68
    8. Lung Disease
    22.37
    91
    25.70
    69
    9. Prostate Cancer
    20.50
    62
    44.40
    13
    10. Cervical Cancer
    17.89
    42
    22.73
    21
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.56
    96
    15.88
    101
    12. Violence
    15.17
    23
    20.04
    18
    13. Hypertension
    13.83
    92
    43.24
    3
    14. Stomach Cancer
    10.92
    38
    3.12
    149
    15. Liver Cancer
    10.69
    34
    3.92
    132
    16. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    154
    21.40
    40
    17. Suicide
    9.78
    94
    30.33
    2
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.35
    74
    12.02
    41
    19. Alcohol
    8.70
    5
    3.05
    33
    20. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    119
    4.32
    138
    21. Low Birth Weight
    6.92
    94
    16.68
    39
    22. Other Injuries
    6.88
    110
    22.16
    10
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    114
    7.31
    99
    24. HIV/AIDS
    6.14
    83
    28.95
    41
    25. Falls
    5.70
    84
    2.08
    168
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.32
    75
    12.62
    62
    27. Malnutrition
    4.24
    69
    6.91
    50
    28. Drownings
    4.20
    86
    15.23
    4
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    82
    3.41
    96
    30. Leukemia
    3.91
    92
    2.75
    130
    31. Tuberculosis
    3.34
    101
    16.15
    62
    32. Asthma
    3.17
    103
    4.43
    91
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    3.17
    133
    22.92
    6
    34. Birth Trauma
    2.99
    90
    11.15
    49
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.97
    157
    10.74
    29
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.97
    93
    6.32
    46
    37. Lymphomas
    2.70
    144
    2.31
    160
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.61
    69
    2.88
    64
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2.14
    169
    6.11
    35
    40. Epilepsy
    1.79
    89
    3.13
    53
    41. Meningitis
    1.47
    85
    1.48
    84
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.37
    145
    3.88
    48
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    101
    0.00
    183
    44. Skin Disease
    1.16
    115
    0.93
    124
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.10
    89
    0.91
    107
    46. Syphilis
    1.01
    57
    1.23
    51
    47. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    175
    1.85
    134
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.87
    141
    1.04
    130
    49. Appendicitis
    0.87
    71
    0.61
    81
    50. Uterin Cancer
    0.85
    164
    6.51
    6
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Guyana GUYANA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,185
    15.39
    1,090
    18.90
    2. Kidney Disease
    2,948
    10.84
    136
    2.36
    3. Stroke
    2,095
    7.71
    711
    12.33
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,699
    6.25
    540
    9.36
    5. Liver Disease
    1,541
    5.67
    154
    2.67
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,251
    4.60
    306
    5.31
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,097
    4.04
    13
    0.23
    8. Lung Disease
    922
    3.39
    126
    2.18
    9. Violence
    914
    3.36
    144
    2.50
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    907
    3.34
    118
    2.05
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    629
    2.31
    91
    1.58
    12. Suicide
    577
    2.12
    222
    3.85
    13. Hypertension
    572
    2.10
    225
    3.90
    14. Low Birth Weight
    473
    1.74
    126
    2.18
    15. Stomach Cancer
    469
    1.73
    16
    0.28
    16. Liver Cancer
    459
    1.69
    23
    0.40
    17. Cervical Cancer
    450
    1.66
    71
    1.23
    18. Alcohol
    432
    1.59
    21
    0.36
    19. Other Injuries
    375
    1.38
    144
    2.50
    20. Prostate Cancer
    364
    1.34
    89
    1.54
    21. HIV/AIDS
    346
    1.27
    212
    3.68
    22. Diarrhoeal diseases
    315
    1.16
    82
    1.42
    23. Lung Cancers
    307
    1.13
    24
    0.42
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    269
    0.99
    37
    0.64
    25. Falls
    256
    0.94
    13
    0.23
    26. Breast Cancer
    255
    0.94
    68
    1.18
    27. Drownings
    244
    0.90
    113
    1.96
    28. Malnutrition
    223
    0.82
    40
    0.69
    29. Leukemia
    210
    0.77
    20
    0.35
    30. Birth Trauma
    205
    0.75
    84
    1.46
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    174
    0.64
    18
    0.31
    32. Maternal Conditions
    167
    0.61
    21
    0.36
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    163
    0.60
    126
    2.18
    34. Tuberculosis
    152
    0.56
    105
    1.82
    35. Asthma
    145
    0.53
    26
    0.45
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    142
    0.52
    66
    1.14
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    127
    0.47
    35
    0.61
    38. Lymphomas
    123
    0.45
    16
    0.28
    39. Epilepsy
    99
    0.36
    21
    0.36
    40. Meningitis
    86
    0.32
    11
    0.19
    41. Syphilis
    69
    0.25
    9
    0.16
    42. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.24
    24
    0.42
    43. Skin Cancers
    54
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    44. Ovary Cancer
    53
    0.19
    20
    0.35
    45. Skin Disease
    53
    0.19
    5
    0.09
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    45
    0.17
    4
    0.07
    47. Encephalitis
    43
    0.16
    14
    0.24
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    42
    0.15
    7
    0.12
    49. Appendicitis
    42
    0.15
    4
    0.07
    50. Oral Cancer
    41
    0.15
    11
    0.19
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   Guyana GUYANA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.50
    62
    44.40
    13
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.89
    42
    22.73
    21
    3. Stomach Cancer
    10.92
    38
    3.12
    149
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.69
    34
    3.92
    132
    5. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    154
    21.40
    40
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    119
    4.32
    138
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    114
    7.31
    99
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    82
    3.41
    96
    9. Leukemia
    3.91
    92
    2.75
    130
    10. Lymphomas
    2.70
    144
    2.31
    160
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.14
    169
    6.11
    35
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    101
    0.00
    183
    13. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    175
    1.85
    134
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.85
    164
    6.51
    6
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.81
    160
    0.78
    161
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    173
    0.57
    177
    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.