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Oman
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Oman and Ghana 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.

Ghana
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
Oman Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.1
    42.9
    41.9
    135
    139
    136
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    48.9
    51.3
    50.1
    122
    121
    121
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    59.2
    62.1
    60.6
    97
    105
    100
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    68.4
    71.5
    69.9
    50
    80
    65
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    70.7
    74.9
    72.6
    48
    69
    61
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    73.7
    78.1
    75.6
    40
    49
    46
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2016
    75.3
    79.5
    77.0
    40
    48
    45
     
    62.5
    64.4
    63.4
    147
    158
    155
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.3
    79.5
    40
    48
    62.5
    64.4
    147
    158
    Age 5
    76.2
    80.2
    41
    50
    66.6
    68.0
    147
    161
    Age 10
    76.2
    80.3
    41
    48
    67.0
    68.6
    148
    162
    Age 15
    76.3
    80.4
    41
    50
    67.3
    68.9
    148
    163
    Age 20
    76.6
    80.4
    41
    49
    67.8
    69.5
    149
    163
    Age 25
    76.9
    80.5
    41
    51
    68.4
    70.1
    150
    163
    Age 30
    77.1
    80.7
    41
    53
    69.0
    70.8
    151
    163
    Age 35
    77.4
    80.8
    41
    54
    69.6
    71.6
    153
    165
    Age 40
    77.6
    80.9
    42
    55
    70.4
    72.4
    155
    166
    Age 45
    77.9
    81.1
    45
    59
    71.4
    73.4
    158
    167
    Age 50
    78.4
    81.4
    46
    60
    72.5
    74.2
    162
    170
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.8
    53
    60
    73.8
    75.2
    163
    171
    Age 60
    79.9
    82.6
    54
    61
    75.2
    76.2
    169
    173
    Age 65
    81.1
    83.6
    57
    61
    76.9
    77.7
    171
    173
    Age 70
    82.9
    85.5
    56
    54
    79.0
    79.6
    171
    173
    Age 75
    84.8
    87.4
    61
    49
    81.6
    82.0
    173
    173
    Age 80
    87.5
    89.9
    60
    26
    84.8
    85.1
    171
    172
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.8
    55
    12
    88.5
    88.7
    167
    169
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    179.48
    45
    160.49
    62
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.22
    32
    46.71
    44
    3. Stroke
    39.08
    137
    145.19
    9
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32.04
    49
    30.17
    58
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    28.61
    46
    37.59
    23
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.25
    99
    139.89
    13
    7. Kidney Disease
    16.90
    84
    19.33
    77
    8. Breast Cancer
    9.92
    157
    12.73
    129
    9. Prostate Cancer
    9.91
    138
    18.22
    75
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    8.94
    32
    15.07
    13
    11. Liver Disease
    8.58
    138
    41.15
    17
    12. Lung Disease
    8.12
    180
    25.55
    76
    13. Lymphomas
    7.07
    38
    5.54
    91
    14. Lung Cancers
    7.05
    120
    2.43
    156
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    5.92
    124
    11.70
    21
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.64
    124
    3.79
    158
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    105
    3.10
    152
    18. Violence
    5.00
    95
    10.46
    45
    19. Liver Cancer
    4.73
    112
    14.23
    22
    20. Leukemia
    4.63
    44
    1.09
    174
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.58
    112
    11.69
    17
    22. Low Birth Weight
    4.01
    128
    17.13
    32
    23. Suicide
    3.47
    162
    8.71
    96
    24. Skin Disease
    3.37
    63
    6.27
    12
    25. Hypertension
    3.33
    164
    16.21
    63
    26. Falls
    3.18
    134
    21.66
    6
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.11
    106
    1.49
    153
    28. Bladder Cancer
    3.02
    57
    1.62
    119
    29. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    87
    2.26
    116
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2.78
    159
    3.56
    127
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.70
    70
    2.44
    80
    32. Drownings
    2.60
    115
    5.18
    63
    33. Other Injuries
    2.38
    181
    16.74
    20
    34. Asthma
    2.22
    114
    10.12
    53
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    153
    20.65
    27
    36. Encephalitis
    1.90
    27
    1.20
    59
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.77
    121
    0.50
    183
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.59
    112
    66.52
    26
    39. Malnutrition
    1.52
    92
    12.34
    42
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    171
    2.84
    101
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.41
    122
    15.28
    30
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.28
    126
    70.68
    20
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.19
    117
    3.79
    56
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.09
    136
    32.29
    51
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.01
    162
    1.19
    148
    46. Epilepsy
    0.95
    144
    2.37
    60
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.91
    62
    2.94
    32
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.74
    163
    6.54
    48
    49. Meningitis
    0.73
    113
    23.88
    17
    50. Fires
    0.65
    140
    5.49
    33
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,904
    28.23
    18,029
    9.00
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,170
    11.37
    7,472
    3.73
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    903
    8.78
    5,693
    2.84
    4. Stroke
    677
    6.58
    16,960
    8.47
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    458
    4.45
    22,173
    11.07
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    397
    3.86
    2,672
    1.33
    7. Kidney Disease
    273
    2.65
    2,793
    1.39
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    267
    2.60
    4,954
    2.47
    9. Violence
    231
    2.25
    2,737
    1.37
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    197
    1.91
    3,344
    1.67
    11. Low Birth Weight
    182
    1.77
    7,932
    3.96
    12. Liver Disease
    180
    1.75
    6,560
    3.27
    13. Suicide
    174
    1.69
    1,515
    0.76
    14. Lymphomas
    144
    1.40
    831
    0.41
    15. Lung Disease
    120
    1.17
    2,965
    1.48
    16. Lung Cancers
    118
    1.15
    351
    0.18
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    112
    1.09
    504
    0.25
    18. Drownings
    112
    1.09
    1,206
    0.60
    19. Leukemia
    110
    1.07
    199
    0.10
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    105
    1.02
    1,690
    0.84
    21. Falls
    89
    0.87
    2,671
    1.33
    22. Stomach Cancer
    88
    0.86
    477
    0.24
    23. Breast Cancer
    86
    0.84
    1,130
    0.56
    24. Liver Cancer
    84
    0.82
    2,281
    1.14
    25. Other Injuries
    71
    0.69
    3,738
    1.87
    26. HIV/AIDS
    69
    0.67
    15,106
    7.54
    27. Birth Trauma
    64
    0.62
    7,074
    3.53
    28. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.61
    374
    0.19
    29. Prostate Cancer
    61
    0.59
    748
    0.37
    30. Encephalitis
    59
    0.57
    290
    0.14
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    55
    0.53
    219
    0.11
    32. Hypertension
    55
    0.53
    1,929
    0.96
    33. Skin Disease
    53
    0.52
    865
    0.43
    34. Bladder Cancer
    47
    0.46
    203
    0.10
    35. Epilepsy
    39
    0.38
    499
    0.25
    36. Asthma
    39
    0.38
    1,317
    0.66
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    35
    0.34
    234
    0.12
    38. Oral Cancer
    33
    0.32
    381
    0.19
    39. Tuberculosis
    31
    0.30
    10,226
    5.10
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    30
    0.29
    79
    0.04
    41. Malnutrition
    26
    0.25
    3,607
    1.80
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.24
    6,899
    3.44
    43. Hepatitis B
    24
    0.23
    616
    0.31
    44. Drug Use
    24
    0.23
    542
    0.27
    45. Ovary Cancer
    22
    0.21
    305
    0.15
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    22
    0.21
    489
    0.24
    47. Poisonings
    19
    0.18
    468
    0.23
    48. Fires
    19
    0.18
    1,021
    0.51
    49. Meningitis
    18
    0.17
    4,924
    2.46
    50. Cervical Cancer
    17
    0.17
    1,596
    0.80
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.92
    157
    12.73
    129
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.91
    138
    18.22
    75
    3. Lymphomas
    7.07
    38
    5.54
    91
    4. Lung Cancers
    7.05
    120
    2.43
    156
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.64
    124
    3.79
    158
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    105
    3.10
    152
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.73
    112
    14.23
    22
    8. Leukemia
    4.63
    44
    1.09
    174
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.11
    106
    1.49
    153
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.02
    57
    1.62
    119
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.78
    159
    3.56
    127
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.12
    153
    20.65
    27
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.77
    121
    0.50
    183
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    171
    2.84
    101
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.01
    162
    1.19
    148
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    157
    1.05
    133
    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.