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Peru
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Peru and Paraguay 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.

Paraguay
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   Paraguay PARAGUAY
      Peru PERU   Paraguay PARAGUAY
           
    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
     
    62.0
    65.9
    63.9
    44
    45
    44
    1970
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
     
    63.5
    67.7
    65.5
    58
    58
    58
    1980
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
     
    64.7
    69.1
    66.8
    61
    72
    69
    1990
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
     
    65.9
    70.4
    68.1
    78
    91
    89
    2000
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
     
    69.0
    73.0
    70.9
    69
    93
    82
    2010
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
     
    71.4
    75.2
    73.2
    68
    92
    84
    2016
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
     
    72.4
    76.2
    74.2
    73
    93
    86
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Paraguay PARAGUAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    72.4
    76.2
    73
    93
    Age 5
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    74.0
    77.6
    67
    94
    Age 10
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    74.1
    77.7
    69
    94
    Age 15
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    74.2
    77.8
    67
    93
    Age 20
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    74.6
    78.1
    63
    91
    Age 25
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    75.2
    78.4
    59
    89
    Age 30
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    75.8
    78.8
    55
    84
    Age 35
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    76.3
    79.2
    53
    83
    Age 40
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    76.8
    79.6
    50
    81
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    77.4
    80.1
    50
    77
    Age 50
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    78.2
    80.6
    50
    73
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    79.1
    81.4
    49
    73
    Age 60
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    80.1
    82.4
    50
    63
    Age 65
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    81.6
    83.5
    50
    63
    Age 70
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    83.3
    85.0
    48
    63
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    85.4
    86.6
    49
    64
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    87.6
    88.4
    55
    65
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
    90.7
    91.2
    49
    62
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Paraguay PARAGUAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    90.30
    39
    32.65
    92
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    74.12
    151
    100.96
    115
    3. Stroke
    37.59
    151
    76.98
    103
    4. Liver Disease
    27.83
    39
    12.23
    110
    5. Kidney Disease
    27.10
    35
    30.87
    25
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.28
    37
    24.01
    44
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.63
    115
    45.47
    47
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.44
    68
    27.16
    37
    9. Lung Disease
    17.69
    134
    19.10
    117
    10. Violence
    14.65
    25
    7.76
    72
    11. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    24
    6.36
    77
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.01
    110
    25.16
    57
    13. Other Injuries
    11.77
    56
    9.15
    77
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.61
    72
    16.94
    43
    15. Lung Cancers
    10.22
    101
    14.84
    80
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    8.99
    81
    9.98
    67
    17. Breast Cancer
    8.76
    167
    17.63
    81
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.41
    97
    9.05
    82
    19. Tuberculosis
    7.07
    86
    4.86
    94
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.68
    66
    3.43
    149
    21. Malnutrition
    6.15
    52
    4.69
    66
    22. Low Birth Weight
    6.03
    104
    8.49
    81
    23. Suicide
    5.99
    138
    10.01
    91
    24. Lymphomas
    5.46
    83
    4.32
    109
    25. HIV/AIDS
    5.24
    86
    12.95
    62
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    68
    5.39
    63
    27. Falls
    4.72
    102
    5.61
    86
    28. Drownings
    4.08
    90
    4.14
    89
    29. Leukemia
    3.71
    102
    5.22
    22
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.56
    91
    4.85
    77
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.36
    131
    4.03
    98
    32. Hypertension
    3.34
    166
    13.58
    93
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.31
    151
    4.04
    134
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.72
    97
    2.37
    105
    35. Drug Use
    2.34
    46
    0.48
    154
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.27
    108
    2.89
    93
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    2.03
    161
    3.57
    126
    38. Fires
    1.65
    92
    1.57
    94
    39. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    91
    2.41
    42
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.50
    106
    1.25
    120
    41. Other Neoplasms
    1.49
    136
    4.71
    27
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    122
    1.33
    132
    43. Skin Disease
    1.45
    101
    1.21
    112
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.41
    84
    4.04
    54
    45. Alcohol
    1.41
    103
    3.23
    29
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    140
    3.20
    74
    47. Meningitis
    1.26
    90
    2.04
    74
    48. Encephalitis
    1.24
    49
    0.48
    110
    49. Asthma
    1.18
    138
    2.08
    116
    50. Epilepsy
    1.16
    139
    2.21
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Peru PERU   Paraguay PARAGUAY
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24,623
    16.78
    1,790
    5.56
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,965
    13.61
    5,058
    15.70
    3. Stroke
    10,241
    6.98
    3,876
    12.03
    4. Liver Disease
    7,611
    5.19
    650
    2.02
    5. Kidney Disease
    7,364
    5.02
    1,595
    4.95
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6,958
    4.74
    1,162
    3.61
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,269
    3.59
    2,284
    7.09
    8. Lung Disease
    4,757
    3.24
    959
    2.98
    9. Violence
    4,572
    3.12
    496
    1.54
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,159
    2.84
    1,551
    4.82
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3,823
    2.61
    321
    1.00
    12. Other Injuries
    3,538
    2.41
    578
    1.79
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    2,998
    2.04
    747
    2.32
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,751
    1.88
    746
    2.32
    15. Prostate Cancer
    2,300
    1.57
    623
    1.93
    16. Low Birth Weight
    2,054
    1.40
    645
    2.00
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,982
    1.35
    456
    1.42
    18. Tuberculosis
    1,980
    1.35
    257
    0.80
    19. Suicide
    1,825
    1.24
    680
    2.11
    20. Liver Cancer
    1,811
    1.23
    174
    0.54
    21. Malnutrition
    1,709
    1.16
    250
    0.78
    22. Cervical Cancer
    1,699
    1.16
    450
    1.40
    23. HIV/AIDS
    1,589
    1.08
    769
    2.39
    24. Lymphomas
    1,491
    1.02
    230
    0.71
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    1,346
    0.92
    269
    0.84
    26. Falls
    1,317
    0.90
    301
    0.93
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,281
    0.87
    466
    1.45
    28. Drownings
    1,241
    0.85
    287
    0.89
    29. Leukemia
    1,085
    0.74
    299
    0.93
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,084
    0.74
    312
    0.97
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    944
    0.64
    221
    0.69
    32. Hypertension
    909
    0.62
    672
    2.09
    33. Birth Trauma
    773
    0.53
    220
    0.68
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    738
    0.50
    121
    0.38
    35. Drug Use
    689
    0.47
    31
    0.10
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    582
    0.40
    204
    0.63
    37. Ovary Cancer
    491
    0.33
    106
    0.33
    38. Fires
    482
    0.33
    97
    0.30
    39. Maternal Conditions
    451
    0.31
    271
    0.84
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.28
    71
    0.22
    41. Other Neoplasms
    413
    0.28
    241
    0.75
    42. Skin Cancers
    403
    0.27
    123
    0.38
    43. Alcohol
    401
    0.27
    175
    0.54
    44. Skin Disease
    399
    0.27
    65
    0.20
    45. Bladder Cancer
    392
    0.27
    66
    0.20
    46. Meningitis
    389
    0.27
    135
    0.42
    47. Encephalitis
    383
    0.26
    32
    0.10
    48. Epilepsy
    353
    0.24
    145
    0.45
    49. Poisonings
    342
    0.23
    32
    0.10
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    339
    0.23
    159
    0.49
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   Paraguay PARAGUAY
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.44
    68
    27.16
    37
    2. Stomach Cancer
    14.21
    24
    6.36
    77
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.61
    72
    16.94
    43
    4. Lung Cancers
    10.22
    101
    14.84
    80
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.76
    167
    17.63
    81
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.41
    97
    9.05
    82
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.68
    66
    3.43
    149
    8. Lymphomas
    5.46
    83
    4.32
    109
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.03
    68
    5.39
    63
    10. Leukemia
    3.71
    102
    5.22
    22
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.36
    131
    4.03
    98
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.50
    91
    2.41
    42
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    122
    1.33
    132
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    140
    3.20
    74
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.12
    171
    2.28
    116
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    166
    2.25
    83
    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.