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Oman
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Oman and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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
Oman Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    48.9
    51.3
    50.1
    122
    121
    121
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    59.2
    62.1
    60.6
    97
    105
    100
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    68.4
    71.5
    69.9
    50
    80
    65
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    70.7
    74.9
    72.6
    48
    69
    61
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    73.7
    78.1
    75.6
    40
    49
    46
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    75.3
    79.5
    77.0
    40
    48
    45
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.3
    79.5
    40
    48
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    76.2
    80.2
    41
    50
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    76.2
    80.3
    41
    48
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    76.3
    80.4
    41
    50
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    76.6
    80.4
    41
    49
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    76.9
    80.5
    41
    51
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    77.1
    80.7
    41
    53
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    77.4
    80.8
    41
    54
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    77.6
    80.9
    42
    55
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    77.9
    81.1
    45
    59
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    78.4
    81.4
    46
    60
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.8
    53
    60
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    79.9
    82.6
    54
    61
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    81.1
    83.6
    57
    61
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    82.9
    85.5
    56
    54
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    84.8
    87.4
    61
    49
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    87.5
    89.9
    60
    26
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    90.6
    92.8
    55
    12
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.07
    71
    126.70
    76
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.86
    42
    50.44
    38
    3. Stroke
    45.41
    142
    112.30
    55
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.11
    85
    138.44
    18
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.68
    47
    29.67
    39
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.52
    38
    18.12
    87
    7. Kidney Disease
    17.74
    77
    20.00
    61
    8. Lung Disease
    10.87
    170
    19.71
    111
    9. Liver Disease
    9.84
    129
    35.07
    25
    10. Breast Cancer
    9.23
    162
    13.70
    124
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    7.29
    114
    13.04
    30
    12. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
    17.47
    79
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    7.09
    68
    8.29
    58
    14. Violence
    6.03
    84
    10.97
    41
    15. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
    2.72
    142
    16. Suicide
    5.03
    149
    9.53
    96
    17. Low Birth Weight
    4.73
    120
    31.60
    3
    18. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
    1.41
    173
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
    3.08
    167
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.50
    120
    4.86
    110
    21. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
    3.60
    138
    22. Hypertension
    4.18
    160
    10.60
    109
    23. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
    1.00
    172
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
    12.74
    25
    25. Other Injuries
    3.56
    170
    15.25
    36
    26. Falls
    3.46
    125
    13.14
    26
    27. Drownings
    2.78
    108
    6.29
    54
    28. Other Neoplasms
    2.59
    96
    2.72
    90
    29. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
    1.58
    114
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
    3.21
    141
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
    1.30
    148
    32. Skin Disease
    2.16
    80
    3.09
    59
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
    18.59
    39
    34. Asthma
    1.91
    120
    12.08
    49
    35. Birth Trauma
    1.72
    122
    15.91
    31
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
    0.66
    172
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1.45
    114
    28.87
    42
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.44
    134
    53.80
    31
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.24
    144
    4.97
    65
    40. Malnutrition
    1.20
    100
    13.19
    31
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.19
    123
    3.42
    68
    42. Drug Use
    1.09
    103
    3.21
    31
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.05
    133
    36.96
    45
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    100
    1.15
    83
    45. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
    1.09
    149
    46. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
    1.38
    159
    47. Encephalitis
    0.81
    73
    1.82
    23
    48. Fires
    0.76
    133
    5.04
    44
    49. Epilepsy
    0.70
    167
    3.52
    48
    50. Meningitis
    0.64
    121
    15.57
    32
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,359
    22.84
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,122
    10.86
    983
    3.49
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    883
    8.55
    888
    3.15
    4. Stroke
    811
    7.85
    1,966
    6.97
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    744
    7.20
    3,769
    13.37
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    354
    3.43
    268
    0.95
    7. Kidney Disease
    340
    3.29
    428
    1.52
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    306
    2.96
    753
    2.67
    9. Suicide
    250
    2.42
    240
    0.85
    10. Liver Disease
    227
    2.20
    771
    2.73
    11. Violence
    225
    2.18
    416
    1.48
    12. Low Birth Weight
    205
    1.98
    2,144
    7.60
    13. Lung Disease
    184
    1.78
    338
    1.20
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    169
    1.64
    287
    1.02
    15. Other Injuries
    139
    1.35
    547
    1.94
    16. Lymphomas
    133
    1.29
    69
    0.24
    17. Drownings
    125
    1.21
    260
    0.92
    18. Leukemia
    109
    1.06
    27
    0.10
    19. Falls
    108
    1.05
    281
    1.00
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    105
    1.02
    73
    0.26
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    104
    1.01
    113
    0.40
    22. Lung Cancers
    93
    0.90
    31
    0.11
    23. Stomach Cancer
    85
    0.82
    78
    0.28
    24. Breast Cancer
    78
    0.76
    175
    0.62
    25. Birth Trauma
    75
    0.73
    1,079
    3.83
    26. Hypertension
    75
    0.73
    188
    0.67
    27. HIV/AIDS
    73
    0.71
    986
    3.50
    28. Liver Cancer
    71
    0.69
    309
    1.10
    29. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.61
    66
    0.23
    30. Prostate Cancer
    55
    0.53
    110
    0.39
    31. Drug Use
    50
    0.48
    93
    0.33
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    46
    0.45
    28
    0.10
    33. Bladder Cancer
    43
    0.42
    32
    0.11
    34. Asthma
    41
    0.40
    239
    0.85
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38
    0.37
    1,961
    6.96
    36. Skin Disease
    38
    0.37
    67
    0.24
    37. Epilepsy
    28
    0.27
    112
    0.40
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    26
    0.25
    16
    0.06
    39. Encephalitis
    25
    0.24
    69
    0.24
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    25
    0.24
    70
    0.25
    41. Fires
    25
    0.24
    156
    0.55
    42. Oral Cancer
    24
    0.23
    30
    0.11
    43. Malnutrition
    22
    0.21
    600
    2.13
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    22
    0.21
    100
    0.35
    45. Tuberculosis
    21
    0.20
    833
    2.95
    46. Ovary Cancer
    21
    0.20
    40
    0.14
    47. Meningitis
    18
    0.17
    547
    1.94
    48. Hepatitis B
    18
    0.17
    45
    0.16
    49. Cervical Cancer
    17
    0.16
    213
    0.76
    50. Maternal Conditions
    16
    0.15
    791
    2.81
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Oman OMAN   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.23
    162
    13.70
    124
    2. Prostate Cancer
    7.24
    150
    17.47
    79
    3. Lymphomas
    5.89
    69
    2.72
    142
    4. Lung Cancers
    4.72
    135
    1.41
    173
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.66
    141
    3.08
    167
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.45
    114
    3.60
    138
    7. Leukemia
    3.96
    88
    1.00
    172
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.63
    143
    12.74
    25
    9. Bladder Cancer
    2.59
    72
    1.58
    114
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    159
    3.21
    141
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.34
    115
    1.30
    148
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    153
    18.59
    39
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    127
    0.66
    172
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.89
    163
    1.09
    149
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.89
    177
    1.38
    159
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.40
    169
    0.84
    134
    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.