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Compare Paraguay and Sri Lanka 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
     
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.0
    65.9
    63.9
    44
    45
    44
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    63.5
    67.7
    65.5
    58
    58
    58
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    64.7
    69.1
    66.8
    61
    72
    69
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    65.9
    70.4
    68.1
    78
    91
    89
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    69.0
    73.0
    70.9
    69
    93
    82
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    71.4
    75.2
    73.2
    68
    92
    84
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    72.4
    76.2
    74.2
    73
    93
    86
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.4
    76.2
    73
    93
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.6
    67
    94
     
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.7
    69
    94
     
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    74.2
    77.8
    67
    93
     
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    74.6
    78.1
    63
    91
     
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    75.2
    78.4
    59
    89
     
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    75.8
    78.8
    55
    84
     
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    76.3
    79.2
    53
    83
     
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.6
    50
    81
     
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    77.4
    80.1
    50
    77
     
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    78.2
    80.6
    50
    73
     
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    79.1
    81.4
    49
    73
     
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.4
    50
    63
     
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.5
    50
    63
     
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.0
    48
    63
     
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.6
    49
    64
     
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    87.6
    88.4
    55
    65
     
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.2
    49
    62
     
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    100.96
    115
     
    126.95
    73
    2. Stroke
    76.98
    103
     
    73.82
    110
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    45.47
    47
     
    49.34
    40
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.65
    92
     
    24.00
    115
    5. Kidney Disease
    30.87
    25
     
    22.26
    48
    6. Prostate Cancer
    27.16
    37
     
    2.08
    175
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.16
    57
     
    16.33
    98
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.01
    44
     
    18.69
    85
    9. Lung Disease
    19.10
    117
     
    21.58
    99
    10. Breast Cancer
    17.63
    81
     
    9.87
    156
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.94
    43
     
    4.82
    128
    12. Lung Cancers
    14.84
    80
     
    5.90
    130
    13. Hypertension
    13.58
    93
     
    10.13
    111
    14. HIV/AIDS
    12.95
    62
     
    0.61
    128
    15. Liver Disease
    12.23
    110
     
    21.18
    67
    16. Suicide
    10.01
    91
     
    34.64
    1
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    9.98
    67
     
    6.84
    118
    18. Other Injuries
    9.15
    77
     
    8.91
    82
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.05
    82
     
    1.97
    180
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.49
    81
     
    3.60
    139
    21. Violence
    7.76
    72
     
    3.15
    122
    22. Stomach Cancer
    6.36
    77
     
    5.05
    107
    23. Falls
    5.61
    86
     
    9.61
    48
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    5.39
    63
     
    0.66
    174
    25. Leukemia
    5.22
    22
     
    3.59
    106
    26. Tuberculosis
    4.86
    94
     
    5.06
    92
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.85
    77
     
    2.59
    107
    28. Other Neoplasms
    4.71
    27
     
    0.33
    172
    29. Malnutrition
    4.69
    66
     
    0.73
    114
    30. Lymphomas
    4.32
    109
     
    2.67
    146
    31. Drownings
    4.14
    89
     
    6.41
    52
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.04
    134
     
    4.61
    118
    33. Maternal Conditions
    4.04
    54
     
    0.51
    113
    34. Ovary Cancer
    4.03
    98
     
    3.58
    123
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    126
     
    2.62
    149
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    149
     
    3.11
    157
    37. Alcohol
    3.23
    29
     
    1.40
    104
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.20
    74
     
    5.15
    38
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.89
    93
     
    1.35
    129
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    42
     
    0.93
    128
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.37
    105
     
    0.49
    174
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    116
     
    7.81
    12
    43. Uterin Cancer
    2.25
    83
     
    0.35
    179
    44. Epilepsy
    2.21
    74
     
    1.90
    81
    45. Asthma
    2.08
    116
     
    32.23
    2
    46. Meningitis
    2.04
    74
     
    2.28
    70
    47. Pertussis
    1.98
    32
     
    0.17
    101
    48. Fires
    1.57
    94
     
    2.37
    75
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    132
     
    0.91
    160
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    1.29
    71
     
    0.45
    164
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,058
    15.70
     
    28,554
    22.52
    2. Stroke
    3,876
    12.03
     
    16,198
    12.78
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,284
    7.09
     
    11,089
    8.75
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,790
    5.56
     
    5,284
    4.17
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,595
    4.95
     
    4,961
    3.91
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,551
    4.82
     
    3,554
    2.80
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,162
    3.61
     
    4,006
    3.16
    8. Lung Disease
    959
    2.98
     
    4,813
    3.80
    9. HIV/AIDS
    769
    2.39
     
    128
    0.10
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    747
    2.32
     
    1,309
    1.03
    11. Lung Cancers
    746
    2.32
     
    1,364
    1.08
    12. Suicide
    680
    2.11
     
    7,319
    5.77
    13. Hypertension
    672
    2.09
     
    2,271
    1.79
    14. Liver Disease
    650
    2.02
     
    4,837
    3.82
    15. Low Birth Weight
    645
    2.00
     
    667
    0.53
    16. Prostate Cancer
    623
    1.93
     
    197
    0.16
    17. Other Injuries
    578
    1.79
     
    1,900
    1.50
    18. Violence
    496
    1.54
     
    649
    0.51
    19. Breast Cancer
    466
    1.45
     
    1,239
    0.98
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    456
    1.42
     
    446
    0.35
    21. Cervical Cancer
    450
    1.40
     
    605
    0.48
    22. Stomach Cancer
    321
    1.00
     
    1,148
    0.91
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    312
    0.97
     
    553
    0.44
    24. Falls
    301
    0.93
     
    2,103
    1.66
    25. Leukemia
    299
    0.93
     
    781
    0.62
    26. Drownings
    287
    0.89
     
    1,336
    1.05
    27. Maternal Conditions
    271
    0.84
     
    101
    0.08
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    269
    0.84
     
    151
    0.12
    29. Tuberculosis
    257
    0.80
     
    1,153
    0.91
    30. Malnutrition
    250
    0.78
     
    160
    0.13
    31. Other Neoplasms
    241
    0.75
     
    68
    0.05
    32. Lymphomas
    230
    0.71
     
    604
    0.48
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    221
    0.69
     
    1,021
    0.81
    34. Birth Trauma
    220
    0.68
     
    250
    0.20
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    204
    0.63
     
    585
    0.46
    36. Alcohol
    175
    0.54
     
    317
    0.25
    37. Liver Cancer
    174
    0.54
     
    715
    0.56
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    159
    0.49
     
    1,191
    0.94
    39. Pertussis
    150
    0.47
     
    32
    0.03
    40. Epilepsy
    145
    0.45
     
    406
    0.32
    41. Meningitis
    135
    0.42
     
    497
    0.39
    42. Skin Cancers
    123
    0.38
     
    212
    0.17
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    121
    0.38
     
    108
    0.09
    44. Oral Cancer
    116
    0.36
     
    1,772
    1.40
    45. Asthma
    113
    0.35
     
    7,160
    5.65
    46. Ovary Cancer
    106
    0.33
     
    454
    0.36
    47. Fires
    97
    0.30
     
    503
    0.40
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    71
    0.22
     
    433
    0.34
    49. Bladder Cancer
    66
    0.20
     
    205
    0.16
    50. Skin Disease
    65
    0.20
     
    70
    0.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.16
    37
     
    2.08
    175
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.63
    81
     
    9.87
    156
    3. Cervical Cancer
    16.94
    43
     
    4.82
    128
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.84
    80
     
    5.90
    130
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.05
    82
     
    1.97
    180
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.36
    77
     
    5.05
    107
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.39
    63
     
    0.66
    174
    8. Leukemia
    5.22
    22
     
    3.59
    106
    9. Lymphomas
    4.32
    109
     
    2.67
    146
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.03
    98
     
    3.58
    123
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.43
    149
     
    3.11
    157
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.20
    74
     
    5.15
    38
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    42
     
    0.93
    128
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.28
    116
     
    7.81
    12
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.25
    83
     
    0.35
    179
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.33
    132
     
    0.91
    160
     
     
     
    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.