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Peru
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Peru 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
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Peru Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    77.68
    43
    130.72
    16
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    74.35
    144
    186.45
    37
    3. Liver Disease
    30.74
    34
    33.79
    23
    4. Stroke
    30.61
    151
    93.67
    61
    5. Kidney Disease
    28.83
    36
    24.28
    49
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.04
    85
    37.03
    25
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.67
    115
    34.30
    77
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    20.20
    64
    9. Lung Disease
    16.81
    137
    26.83
    70
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.73
    110
    33.71
    33
    11. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    3.52
    140
    12. Other Injuries
    13.00
    39
    14.19
    29
    13. Violence
    11.73
    35
    11.50
    36
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    18.43
    34
    15. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    1.46
    175
    16. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    14.03
    120
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.94
    86
    10.92
    28
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.17
    83
    24.04
    46
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    3.08
    170
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    12.75
    28
    21. Malnutrition
    5.54
    58
    15.08
    33
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.46
    110
    29.04
    3
    23. Falls
    5.42
    87
    15.69
    28
    24. Tuberculosis
    5.34
    90
    41.57
    38
    25. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
    3.26
    145
    26. Suicide
    5.08
    149
    7.52
    110
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    1.45
    155
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.02
    87
    82.62
    24
    29. Drownings
    3.84
    86
    4.92
    69
    30. Hypertension
    3.72
    163
    10.66
    102
    31. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    1.05
    178
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    3.38
    135
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.95
    153
    5.83
    80
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    55
    2.84
    59
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.86
    95
    4.50
    69
    36. Drug Use
    2.25
    33
    1.97
    40
    37. Birth Trauma
    2.16
    107
    16.39
    25
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    2.05
    155
    9.19
    31
    39. Fires
    1.63
    90
    4.59
    43
    40. Alcohol
    1.55
    99
    1.44
    109
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.53
    104
    3.71
    59
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.44
    81
    23.10
    14
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    142
    2.61
    96
    44. Skin Disease
    1.41
    107
    5.50
    18
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    0.95
    139
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    1.67
    113
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    0.78
    170
    48. Meningitis
    1.19
    86
    17.37
    29
    49. Encephalitis
    1.12
    67
    1.18
    62
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    1.78
    155
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,743
    15.32
    3,644
    12.68
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,421
    14.43
    2,813
    9.79
    3. Stroke
    8,794
    5.92
    1,520
    5.29
    4. Liver Disease
    8,644
    5.82
    736
    2.56
    5. Kidney Disease
    8,255
    5.56
    469
    1.63
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,721
    5.20
    414
    1.44
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,062
    4.08
    569
    1.98
    8. Lung Disease
    4,894
    3.30
    410
    1.43
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,179
    2.82
    1,061
    3.69
    10. Other Injuries
    3,972
    2.68
    501
    1.74
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3,786
    2.55
    76
    0.26
    12. Violence
    3,699
    2.49
    471
    1.64
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,694
    1.81
    32
    0.11
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,693
    1.81
    749
    2.61
    15. Prostate Cancer
    2,369
    1.60
    114
    0.40
    16. HIV/AIDS
    2,193
    1.48
    804
    2.80
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,983
    1.34
    74
    0.26
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,910
    1.29
    312
    1.09
    19. Low Birth Weight
    1,877
    1.26
    2,156
    7.50
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,678
    1.13
    210
    0.73
    21. Malnutrition
    1,673
    1.13
    653
    2.27
    22. Tuberculosis
    1,570
    1.06
    894
    3.11
    23. Falls
    1,569
    1.06
    273
    0.95
    24. Suicide
    1,567
    1.06
    189
    0.66
    25. Lymphomas
    1,511
    1.02
    79
    0.27
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    1,391
    0.94
    32
    0.11
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,271
    0.86
    183
    0.64
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,239
    0.83
    2,468
    8.59
    29. Drownings
    1,178
    0.79
    194
    0.68
    30. Leukemia
    1,090
    0.73
    28
    0.10
    31. Hypertension
    1,082
    0.73
    172
    0.60
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    870
    0.59
    121
    0.42
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    820
    0.55
    36
    0.13
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    818
    0.55
    86
    0.30
    35. Birth Trauma
    741
    0.50
    1,216
    4.23
    36. Drug Use
    679
    0.46
    61
    0.21
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    605
    0.41
    306
    1.07
    38. Ovary Cancer
    513
    0.35
    43
    0.15
    39. Fires
    487
    0.33
    137
    0.48
    40. Maternal Conditions
    470
    0.32
    926
    3.22
    41. Alcohol
    452
    0.30
    33
    0.11
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    447
    0.30
    68
    0.24
    43. Other Neoplasms
    415
    0.28
    65
    0.23
    44. Skin Disease
    413
    0.28
    113
    0.39
    45. Skin Cancers
    404
    0.27
    18
    0.06
    46. Bladder Cancer
    397
    0.27
    34
    0.12
    47. Meningitis
    368
    0.25
    569
    1.98
    48. Encephalitis
    346
    0.23
    43
    0.15
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    338
    0.23
    17
    0.06
    50. Appendicitis
    323
    0.22
    46
    0.16
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    20.20
    64
    2. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    3.52
    140
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    18.43
    34
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    1.46
    175
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    14.03
    120
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    3.08
    170
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    12.75
    28
    8. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
    3.26
    145
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    1.45
    155
    10. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    1.05
    178
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    3.38
    135
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    0.95
    139
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    1.67
    113
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    0.78
    170
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    1.78
    155
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    175
    1.18
    149
    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.