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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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
           
    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
     
    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
      Male Female M F   Male Female 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
    128.07
    71
     
    155.08
    44
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.86
    42
     
    45.45
    48
    3. Stroke
    45.41
    142
     
    160.10
    11
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.11
    85
     
    144.64
    15
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.68
    47
     
    33.17
    31
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.52
    38
     
    16.47
    102
    7. Kidney Disease
    17.74
    77
     
    19.32
    67
    8. Lung Disease
    10.87
    170
     
    21.09
    103
    9. Liver Disease
    9.84
    129
     
    47.10
    15
    10. Breast Cancer
    9.23
    162
     
    12.79
    129
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7.29
    114
     
    14.53
    17
    12. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
     
    16.11
    91
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    7.09
    68
     
    21.56
    7
    14. Violence
    6.03
    84
     
    11.12
    40
    15. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
     
    5.49
    82
    16. Suicide
    5.03
    149
     
    10.09
    90
    17. Low Birth Weight
    4.73
    120
     
    17.97
    29
    18. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
     
    2.50
    154
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
     
    3.82
    156
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.50
    120
     
    11.61
    21
    21. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
     
    3.17
    148
    22. Hypertension
    4.18
    160
     
    19.97
    53
    23. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
     
    1.12
    166
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
     
    13.58
    22
    25. Other Injuries
    3.56
    170
     
    19.68
    22
    26. Falls
    3.46
    125
     
    17.75
    11
    27. Drownings
    2.78
    108
     
    5.46
    69
    28. Other Neoplasms
    2.59
    96
     
    2.30
    109
    29. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
     
    1.63
    109
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
     
    3.52
    124
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
     
    1.48
    145
    32. Skin Disease
    2.16
    80
     
    7.20
    5
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
     
    21.33
    29
    34. Asthma
    1.91
    120
     
    11.82
    51
    35. Birth Trauma
    1.72
    122
     
    16.94
    27
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
     
    0.50
    178
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1.45
    114
     
    45.84
    32
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.44
    134
     
    25.76
    49
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.24
    144
     
    6.46
    42
    40. Malnutrition
    1.20
    100
     
    11.68
    38
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.19
    123
     
    3.73
    60
    42. Drug Use
    1.09
    103
     
    3.44
    25
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.05
    133
     
    63.00
    20
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    100
     
    0.68
    133
    45. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
     
    1.20
    142
    46. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
     
    2.72
    95
    47. Encephalitis
    0.81
    73
     
    1.47
    36
    48. Fires
    0.76
    133
     
    6.99
    23
    49. Epilepsy
    0.70
    167
     
    2.85
    58
    50. Meningitis
    0.64
    121
     
    25.33
    14
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Oman OMAN   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,359
    22.84
     
    18,607
    8.84
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,122
    10.86
     
    7,144
    3.39
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    883
    8.55
     
    5,709
    2.71
    4. Stroke
    811
    7.85
     
    19,734
    9.37
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    744
    7.20
     
    24,674
    11.72
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    354
    3.43
     
    1,701
    0.81
    7. Kidney Disease
    340
    3.29
     
    3,150
    1.50
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    306
    2.96
     
    5,804
    2.76
    9. Suicide
    250
    2.42
     
    1,896
    0.90
    10. Liver Disease
    227
    2.20
     
    7,833
    3.72
    11. Violence
    225
    2.18
     
    2,737
    1.30
    12. Low Birth Weight
    205
    1.98
     
    8,224
    3.91
    13. Lung Disease
    184
    1.78
     
    2,578
    1.22
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    169
    1.64
     
    5,409
    2.57
    15. Other Injuries
    139
    1.35
     
    4,543
    2.16
    16. Lymphomas
    133
    1.29
     
    821
    0.39
    17. Drownings
    125
    1.21
     
    1,469
    0.70
    18. Leukemia
    109
    1.06
     
    203
    0.10
    19. Falls
    108
    1.05
     
    2,596
    1.23
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    105
    1.02
     
    502
    0.24
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    104
    1.01
     
    1,943
    0.92
    22. Lung Cancers
    93
    0.90
     
    350
    0.17
    23. Stomach Cancer
    85
    0.82
     
    487
    0.23
    24. Breast Cancer
    78
    0.76
     
    1,123
    0.53
    25. Birth Trauma
    75
    0.73
     
    7,753
    3.68
    26. Hypertension
    75
    0.73
     
    2,602
    1.24
    27. HIV/AIDS
    73
    0.71
     
    10,114
    4.80
    28. Liver Cancer
    71
    0.69
     
    2,140
    1.02
    29. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.61
     
    375
    0.18
    30. Prostate Cancer
    55
    0.53
     
    727
    0.35
    31. Drug Use
    50
    0.48
     
    724
    0.34
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    46
    0.45
     
    213
    0.10
    33. Bladder Cancer
    43
    0.42
     
    203
    0.10
    34. Asthma
    41
    0.40
     
    1,704
    0.81
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38
    0.37
     
    6,630
    3.15
    36. Skin Disease
    38
    0.37
     
    1,054
    0.50
    37. Epilepsy
    28
    0.27
     
    626
    0.30
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    26
    0.25
     
    78
    0.04
    39. Encephalitis
    25
    0.24
     
    411
    0.20
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    25
    0.24
     
    564
    0.27
    41. Fires
    25
    0.24
     
    1,480
    0.70
    42. Oral Cancer
    24
    0.23
     
    366
    0.17
    43. Malnutrition
    22
    0.21
     
    3,644
    1.73
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    22
    0.21
     
    986
    0.47
    45. Tuberculosis
    21
    0.20
     
    9,830
    4.67
    46. Ovary Cancer
    21
    0.20
     
    298
    0.14
    47. Meningitis
    18
    0.17
     
    6,098
    2.90
    48. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.17
     
    494
    0.23
    49. Cervical Cancer
    17
    0.16
     
    1,633
    0.78
    50. Maternal Conditions
    16
    0.15
     
    2,762
    1.31
     
     
    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
    9.23
    162
     
    12.79
    129
    2. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
     
    16.11
    91
    3. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
     
    5.49
    82
    4. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
     
    2.50
    154
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
     
    3.82
    156
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
     
    3.17
    148
    7. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
     
    1.12
    166
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
     
    13.58
    22
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
     
    1.63
    109
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
     
    3.52
    124
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
     
    1.48
    145
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
     
    21.33
    29
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
     
    0.50
    178
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
     
    1.20
    142
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
     
    2.72
    95
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.40
    169
     
    1.03
    119
     
     
     
    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.