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Paraguay
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Paraguay 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
Paraguay Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.0
    65.9
    63.9
    44
    45
    44
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    63.5
    67.7
    65.5
    58
    58
    58
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    64.7
    69.1
    66.8
    61
    72
    69
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    65.9
    70.4
    68.1
    78
    91
    89
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    69.0
    73.0
    70.9
    69
    93
    82
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    71.4
    75.2
    73.2
    68
    92
    84
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2016
    72.4
    76.2
    74.2
    73
    93
    86
     
    62.5
    64.4
    63.4
    147
    158
    155
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.4
    76.2
    73
    93
    62.5
    64.4
    147
    158
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.6
    67
    94
    66.6
    68.0
    147
    161
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.7
    69
    94
    67.0
    68.6
    148
    162
    Age 15
    74.2
    77.8
    67
    93
    67.3
    68.9
    148
    163
    Age 20
    74.6
    78.1
    63
    91
    67.8
    69.5
    149
    163
    Age 25
    75.2
    78.4
    59
    89
    68.4
    70.1
    150
    163
    Age 30
    75.8
    78.8
    55
    84
    69.0
    70.8
    151
    163
    Age 35
    76.3
    79.2
    53
    83
    69.6
    71.6
    153
    165
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.6
    50
    81
    70.4
    72.4
    155
    166
    Age 45
    77.4
    80.1
    50
    77
    71.4
    73.4
    158
    167
    Age 50
    78.2
    80.6
    50
    73
    72.5
    74.2
    162
    170
    Age 55
    79.1
    81.4
    49
    73
    73.8
    75.2
    163
    171
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.4
    50
    63
    75.2
    76.2
    169
    173
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.5
    50
    63
    76.9
    77.7
    171
    173
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.0
    48
    63
    79.0
    79.6
    171
    173
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.6
    49
    64
    81.6
    82.0
    173
    173
    Age 80
    87.6
    88.4
    55
    65
    84.8
    85.1
    171
    172
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.2
    49
    62
    88.5
    88.7
    167
    169
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    100.96
    115
    155.08
    44
    2. Stroke
    76.98
    103
    160.10
    11
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.47
    47
    45.45
    48
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.65
    92
    144.64
    15
    5. Kidney Disease
    30.87
    25
    19.32
    67
    6. Prostate Cancer
    27.16
    37
    16.11
    91
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    57
    33.17
    31
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.01
    44
    16.47
    102
    9. Lung Disease
    19.10
    117
    21.09
    103
    10. Breast Cancer
    17.63
    81
    12.79
    129
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.94
    43
    21.33
    29
    12. Lung Cancers
    14.84
    80
    2.50
    154
    13. Hypertension
    13.58
    93
    19.97
    53
    14. HIV/AIDS
    12.95
    62
    45.84
    32
    15. Liver Disease
    12.23
    110
    47.10
    15
    16. Suicide
    10.01
    91
    10.09
    90
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    9.98
    67
    14.53
    17
    18. Other Injuries
    9.15
    77
    19.68
    22
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.05
    82
    3.82
    156
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.49
    81
    17.97
    29
    21. Violence
    7.76
    72
    11.12
    40
    22. Stomach Cancer
    6.36
    77
    3.17
    148
    23. Falls
    5.61
    86
    17.75
    11
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    5.39
    63
    1.48
    145
    25. Leukemia
    5.22
    22
    1.12
    166
    26. Tuberculosis
    4.86
    94
    63.00
    20
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.85
    77
    25.76
    49
    28. Other Neoplasms
    4.71
    27
    2.30
    109
    29. Malnutrition
    4.69
    66
    11.68
    38
    30. Lymphomas
    4.32
    109
    5.49
    82
    31. Drownings
    4.14
    89
    5.46
    69
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.04
    134
    11.61
    21
    33. Maternal Conditions
    4.04
    54
    10.60
    38
    34. Ovary Cancer
    4.03
    98
    3.52
    124
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    126
    21.56
    7
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    149
    13.58
    22
    37. Alcohol
    3.23
    29
    1.99
    71
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.20
    74
    0.50
    178
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.89
    93
    16.94
    27
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    42
    1.03
    119
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.37
    105
    6.46
    42
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    116
    2.72
    95
    43. Uterin Cancer
    2.25
    83
    1.20
    142
    44. Epilepsy
    2.21
    74
    2.85
    58
    45. Asthma
    2.08
    116
    11.82
    51
    46. Meningitis
    2.04
    74
    25.33
    14
    47. Pertussis
    1.98
    32
    1.66
    51
    48. Fires
    1.57
    94
    6.99
    23
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    132
    1.63
    109
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    1.29
    71
    0.68
    133
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,058
    15.70
    18,607
    8.84
    2. Stroke
    3,876
    12.03
    19,734
    9.37
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,284
    7.09
    5,709
    2.71
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,790
    5.56
    24,674
    11.72
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,595
    4.95
    3,150
    1.50
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,551
    4.82
    7,144
    3.39
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,162
    3.61
    1,701
    0.81
    8. Lung Disease
    959
    2.98
    2,578
    1.22
    9. HIV/AIDS
    769
    2.39
    10,114
    4.80
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    747
    2.32
    5,804
    2.76
    11. Lung Cancers
    746
    2.32
    350
    0.17
    12. Suicide
    680
    2.11
    1,896
    0.90
    13. Hypertension
    672
    2.09
    2,602
    1.24
    14. Liver Disease
    650
    2.02
    7,833
    3.72
    15. Low Birth Weight
    645
    2.00
    8,224
    3.91
    16. Prostate Cancer
    623
    1.93
    727
    0.35
    17. Other Injuries
    578
    1.79
    4,543
    2.16
    18. Violence
    496
    1.54
    2,737
    1.30
    19. Breast Cancer
    466
    1.45
    1,123
    0.53
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    456
    1.42
    502
    0.24
    21. Cervical Cancer
    450
    1.40
    1,633
    0.78
    22. Stomach Cancer
    321
    1.00
    487
    0.23
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    312
    0.97
    6,630
    3.15
    24. Falls
    301
    0.93
    2,596
    1.23
    25. Leukemia
    299
    0.93
    203
    0.10
    26. Drownings
    287
    0.89
    1,469
    0.70
    27. Maternal Conditions
    271
    0.84
    2,762
    1.31
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    269
    0.84
    213
    0.10
    29. Tuberculosis
    257
    0.80
    9,830
    4.67
    30. Malnutrition
    250
    0.78
    3,644
    1.73
    31. Other Neoplasms
    241
    0.75
    375
    0.18
    32. Lymphomas
    230
    0.71
    821
    0.39
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    221
    0.69
    1,943
    0.92
    34. Birth Trauma
    220
    0.68
    7,753
    3.68
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    204
    0.63
    5,409
    2.57
    36. Alcohol
    175
    0.54
    368
    0.17
    37. Liver Cancer
    174
    0.54
    2,140
    1.02
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    159
    0.49
    78
    0.04
    39. Pertussis
    150
    0.47
    756
    0.36
    40. Epilepsy
    145
    0.45
    626
    0.30
    41. Meningitis
    135
    0.42
    6,098
    2.90
    42. Skin Cancers
    123
    0.38
    145
    0.07
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    121
    0.38
    986
    0.47
    44. Oral Cancer
    116
    0.36
    366
    0.17
    45. Asthma
    113
    0.35
    1,704
    0.81
    46. Ovary Cancer
    106
    0.33
    298
    0.14
    47. Fires
    97
    0.30
    1,480
    0.70
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    71
    0.22
    564
    0.27
    49. Bladder Cancer
    66
    0.20
    203
    0.10
    50. Skin Disease
    65
    0.20
    1,054
    0.50
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.16
    37
    16.11
    91
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.63
    81
    12.79
    129
    3. Cervical Cancer
    16.94
    43
    21.33
    29
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.84
    80
    2.50
    154
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.05
    82
    3.82
    156
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.36
    77
    3.17
    148
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.39
    63
    1.48
    145
    8. Leukemia
    5.22
    22
    1.12
    166
    9. Lymphomas
    4.32
    109
    5.49
    82
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.03
    98
    3.52
    124
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    149
    13.58
    22
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.20
    74
    0.50
    178
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    42
    1.03
    119
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    116
    2.72
    95
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.25
    83
    1.20
    142
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    132
    1.63
    109
    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.