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Compare Oman and Gabon 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
     
      Oman OMAN   Gabon GABON
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.1
    42.9
    41.9
    135
    139
    136
     
    38.3
    41.5
    39.9
    150
    143
    148
    1970
    48.9
    51.3
    50.1
    122
    121
    121
     
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
    1980
    59.2
    62.1
    60.6
    97
    105
    100
     
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
    1990
    68.4
    71.5
    69.9
    50
    80
    65
     
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
    2000
    70.7
    74.9
    72.6
    48
    69
    61
     
    59.5
    60.7
    60.1
    130
    136
    133
    2010
    73.7
    78.1
    75.6
    40
    49
    46
     
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
    2016
    75.3
    79.5
    77.0
    40
    48
    45
     
    64.8
    68.2
    66.4
    130
    138
    134
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Oman OMAN   Gabon GABON
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.3
    79.5
    40
    48
     
    64.8
    68.2
    130
    138
    Age 5
    76.2
    80.2
    41
    50
     
    68.2
    71.1
    130
    138
    Age 10
    76.2
    80.3
    41
    48
     
    68.7
    71.4
    130
    139
    Age 15
    76.3
    80.4
    41
    50
     
    69.5
    72.1
    120
    137
    Age 20
    76.6
    80.4
    41
    49
     
    70.0
    72.5
    118
    139
    Age 25
    76.9
    80.5
    41
    51
     
    70.8
    72.9
    115
    138
    Age 30
    77.1
    80.7
    41
    53
     
    71.5
    73.5
    112
    137
    Age 35
    77.4
    80.8
    41
    54
     
    72.2
    74.2
    111
    135
    Age 40
    77.6
    80.9
    42
    55
     
    73.0
    75.2
    108
    131
    Age 45
    77.9
    81.1
    45
    59
     
    73.9
    76.1
    106
    127
    Age 50
    78.4
    81.4
    46
    60
     
    74.9
    77.0
    102
    124
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.8
    53
    60
     
    76.1
    78.1
    97
    118
    Age 60
    79.9
    82.6
    54
    61
     
    77.5
    79.1
    98
    118
    Age 65
    81.1
    83.6
    57
    61
     
    79.1
    80.4
    101
    119
    Age 70
    82.9
    85.5
    56
    54
     
    81.0
    82.0
    101
    121
    Age 75
    84.8
    87.4
    61
    49
     
    83.3
    84.1
    103
    117
    Age 80
    87.5
    89.9
    60
    26
     
    86.1
    86.7
    105
    113
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.8
    55
    12
     
    89.4
    89.8
    104
    112
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Oman OMAN   Gabon GABON
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.07
    71
     
    98.20
    119
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.86
    42
     
    52.63
    35
    3. Stroke
    45.41
    142
     
    103.58
    64
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.11
    85
     
    97.67
    33
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.68
    47
     
    25.99
    51
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.52
    38
     
    23.28
    48
    7. Kidney Disease
    17.74
    77
     
    11.38
    114
    8. Lung Disease
    10.87
    170
     
    26.53
    63
    9. Liver Disease
    9.84
    129
     
    21.65
    65
    10. Breast Cancer
    9.23
    162
     
    6.43
    175
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7.29
    114
     
    12.03
    39
    12. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
     
    10.59
    131
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    7.09
    68
     
    11.63
    35
    14. Violence
    6.03
    84
     
    9.64
    53
    15. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
     
    2.86
    138
    16. Suicide
    5.03
    149
     
    12.51
    51
    17. Low Birth Weight
    4.73
    120
     
    16.71
    38
    18. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
     
    6.21
    128
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
     
    3.78
    159
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.50
    120
     
    7.62
    56
    21. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
     
    2.35
    170
    22. Hypertension
    4.18
    160
     
    25.30
    36
    23. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
     
    1.39
    160
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
     
    4.54
    112
    25. Other Injuries
    3.56
    170
     
    9.18
    76
    26. Falls
    3.46
    125
     
    6.04
    78
    27. Drownings
    2.78
    108
     
    6.09
    60
    28. Other Neoplasms
    2.59
    96
     
    2.51
    99
    29. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
     
    1.90
    90
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
     
    3.68
    117
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
     
    0.93
    163
    32. Skin Disease
    2.16
    80
     
    4.14
    36
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
     
    8.19
    89
    34. Asthma
    1.91
    120
     
    8.54
    72
    35. Birth Trauma
    1.72
    122
     
    12.00
    44
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
     
    2.83
    79
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1.45
    114
     
    97.97
    21
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.44
    134
     
    23.86
    52
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.24
    144
     
    3.92
    77
    40. Malnutrition
    1.20
    100
     
    6.28
    51
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.19
    123
     
    3.71
    61
    42. Drug Use
    1.09
    103
     
    1.37
    87
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.05
    133
     
    86.56
    12
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    100
     
    1.22
    75
    45. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
     
    2.57
    73
    46. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
     
    3.98
    68
    47. Encephalitis
    0.81
    73
     
    0.54
    96
    48. Fires
    0.76
    133
     
    4.08
    57
    49. Epilepsy
    0.70
    167
     
    4.02
    41
    50. Meningitis
    0.64
    121
     
    7.52
    42
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Oman OMAN   Gabon GABON
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,359
    22.84
     
    1,079
    8.45
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,122
    10.86
     
    391
    3.06
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    883
    8.55
     
    579
    4.54
    4. Stroke
    811
    7.85
     
    1,141
    8.94
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    744
    7.20
     
    1,345
    10.54
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    354
    3.43
     
    255
    2.00
    7. Kidney Disease
    340
    3.29
     
    135
    1.06
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    306
    2.96
     
    302
    2.37
    9. Suicide
    250
    2.42
     
    189
    1.48
    10. Liver Disease
    227
    2.20
     
    249
    1.95
    11. Violence
    225
    2.18
     
    155
    1.21
    12. Low Birth Weight
    205
    1.98
     
    451
    3.53
    13. Lung Disease
    184
    1.78
     
    292
    2.29
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    169
    1.64
     
    173
    1.36
    15. Other Injuries
    139
    1.35
     
    152
    1.19
    16. Lymphomas
    133
    1.29
     
    40
    0.31
    17. Drownings
    125
    1.21
     
    116
    0.91
    18. Leukemia
    109
    1.06
     
    17
    0.13
    19. Falls
    108
    1.05
     
    78
    0.61
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    105
    1.02
     
    45
    0.35
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    104
    1.01
     
    93
    0.73
    22. Lung Cancers
    93
    0.90
     
    69
    0.54
    23. Stomach Cancer
    85
    0.82
     
    27
    0.21
    24. Breast Cancer
    78
    0.76
     
    38
    0.30
    25. Birth Trauma
    75
    0.73
     
    324
    2.54
    26. Hypertension
    75
    0.73
     
    278
    2.18
    27. HIV/AIDS
    73
    0.71
     
    1,376
    10.78
    28. Liver Cancer
    71
    0.69
     
    55
    0.43
    29. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.61
     
    28
    0.22
    30. Prostate Cancer
    55
    0.53
     
    51
    0.40
    31. Drug Use
    50
    0.48
     
    21
    0.16
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    46
    0.45
     
    10
    0.08
    33. Bladder Cancer
    43
    0.42
     
    21
    0.16
    34. Asthma
    41
    0.40
     
    103
    0.81
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38
    0.37
     
    383
    3.00
    36. Skin Disease
    38
    0.37
     
    50
    0.39
    37. Epilepsy
    28
    0.27
     
    66
    0.52
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    26
    0.25
     
    32
    0.25
    39. Encephalitis
    25
    0.24
     
    9
    0.07
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    25
    0.24
     
    45
    0.35
    41. Fires
    25
    0.24
     
    66
    0.52
    42. Oral Cancer
    24
    0.23
     
    43
    0.34
    43. Malnutrition
    22
    0.21
     
    96
    0.75
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    22
    0.21
     
    45
    0.35
    45. Tuberculosis
    21
    0.20
     
    1,044
    8.18
    46. Ovary Cancer
    21
    0.20
     
    21
    0.16
    47. Meningitis
    18
    0.17
     
    128
    1.00
    48. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.17
     
    6
    0.05
    49. Cervical Cancer
    17
    0.16
     
    47
    0.37
    50. Maternal Conditions
    16
    0.15
     
    133
    1.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Oman OMAN   Gabon GABON
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.23
    162
     
    6.43
    175
    2. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
     
    10.59
    131
    3. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
     
    2.86
    138
    4. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
     
    6.21
    128
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
     
    3.78
    159
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
     
    2.35
    170
    7. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
     
    1.39
    160
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
     
    4.54
    112
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
     
    1.90
    90
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
     
    3.68
    117
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
     
    0.93
    163
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
     
    8.19
    89
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
     
    2.83
    79
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
     
    2.57
    73
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
     
    3.98
    68
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.40
    169
     
    0.83
    135
     
     
     
    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.