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Portugal
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Portugal and Costa Rica 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.

Costa Rica
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Portugal Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
     
    60.5
    63.3
    61.9
    56
    54
    56
    1970
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
     
    65.2
    69.1
    67.1
    46
    49
    48
    1980
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
     
    70.5
    75.0
    72.7
    18
    30
    24
    1990
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
     
    73.5
    78.2
    75.8
    12
    23
    17
    2000
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
     
    75.3
    80.0
    77.6
    19
    25
    21
    2010
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
     
    75.6
    80.7
    78.1
    33
    31
    31
    2016
    78.3
    84.5
    81.5
    28
    11
    19
     
    77.0
    82.2
    79.6
    32
    30
    29
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    84.5
    28
    11
    77.0
    82.2
    32
    30
    Age 5
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    77.8
    82.9
    32
    30
    Age 10
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    77.8
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 15
    78.7
    84.8
    27
    11
    77.9
    83.0
    32
    30
    Age 20
    78.8
    84.8
    27
    11
    78.2
    83.2
    32
    30
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.9
    27
    11
    78.6
    83.3
    31
    30
    Age 30
    79.1
    84.9
    27
    11
    79.0
    83.5
    28
    29
    Age 35
    79.3
    85.0
    28
    11
    79.4
    83.7
    27
    28
    Age 40
    79.5
    85.2
    28
    11
    79.9
    83.9
    26
    27
    Age 45
    79.9
    85.4
    29
    10
    80.4
    84.1
    22
    25
    Age 50
    80.5
    85.6
    28
    10
    80.9
    84.5
    21
    24
    Age 55
    81.3
    86.0
    26
    11
    81.6
    84.9
    21
    23
    Age 60
    82.3
    86.4
    23
    11
    82.6
    85.6
    18
    22
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.9
    22
    12
    83.9
    86.4
    15
    20
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.6
    21
    14
    85.1
    87.3
    15
    20
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    28
    21
    86.7
    88.5
    13
    19
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.8
    37
    32
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.9
    46
    40
    91.5
    92.4
    15
    20
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.40
    179
    71.04
    149
    2. Stroke
    38.29
    139
    28.83
    155
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.07
    105
    13.19
    141
    4. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    6.82
    124
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    11.75
    61
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    22.07
    54
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    16.11
    137
    9.45
    150
    8. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    15.79
    96
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.98
    136
    16.36
    129
    10. Lung Disease
    14.04
    151
    20.54
    110
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    16.41
    10
    12. Suicide
    8.62
    97
    7.49
    111
    13. Liver Disease
    7.99
    145
    7.16
    153
    14. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    7.39
    31
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.15
    65
    3.92
    110
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    5.22
    66
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.58
    151
    14.57
    105
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.46
    161
    11.94
    116
    19. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    6.24
    76
    20. Other Injuries
    4.70
    145
    10.30
    61
    21. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    2.18
    132
    22. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    5.47
    14
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.05
    92
    3.74
    96
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    1.88
    98
    25. Hypertension
    3.73
    162
    9.01
    114
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.44
    28
    1.40
    152
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.45
    131
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    1.52
    134
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    6.88
    107
    30. Falls
    2.76
    147
    2.07
    166
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.74
    159
    4.89
    105
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    2.49
    174
    6.87
    110
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    2.70
    72
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.18
    118
    6.15
    10
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    2.24
    46
    36. Epilepsy
    1.54
    102
    1.26
    118
    37. Encephalitis
    1.45
    46
    0.75
    95
    38. Low Birth Weight
    1.25
    169
    4.49
    122
    39. Alcohol
    1.06
    125
    1.14
    122
    40. Violence
    1.02
    160
    9.77
    51
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.00
    135
    1.10
    132
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.83
    157
    1.61
    133
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.67
    151
    1.03
    131
    44. Drug Use
    0.66
    140
    0.76
    126
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.66
    151
    2.28
    103
    46. Drownings
    0.63
    171
    2.74
    110
    47. Asthma
    0.62
    162
    0.94
    148
    48. Anemia
    0.50
    28
    0.08
    94
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.49
    165
    1.13
    132
    50. Skin Disease
    0.43
    152
    1.85
    96
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    12,549
    13.91
    1,674
    8.03
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,129
    13.44
    4,060
    19.47
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,158
    9.04
    747
    3.58
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    6,330
    7.02
    575
    2.76
    5. Lung Disease
    4,750
    5.27
    1,230
    5.90
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,715
    5.23
    916
    4.39
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,411
    4.89
    652
    3.13
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,171
    4.62
    375
    1.80
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2,652
    2.94
    904
    4.34
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,087
    2.31
    568
    2.72
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,932
    2.14
    454
    2.18
    12. Kidney Disease
    1,900
    2.11
    675
    3.24
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,723
    1.91
    209
    1.00
    14. Lymphomas
    1,536
    1.70
    399
    1.91
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1,454
    1.61
    287
    1.38
    16. Suicide
    1,450
    1.61
    385
    1.85
    17. Liver Disease
    1,394
    1.55
    382
    1.83
    18. Hypertension
    1,370
    1.52
    534
    2.56
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,261
    1.40
    81
    0.39
    20. Other Injuries
    1,136
    1.26
    593
    2.84
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,113
    1.23
    344
    1.65
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,100
    1.22
    107
    0.51
    23. Leukemia
    985
    1.09
    285
    1.37
    24. Oral Cancer
    819
    0.91
    118
    0.57
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    767
    0.85
    750
    3.60
    26. Falls
    762
    0.84
    111
    0.53
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    639
    0.71
    266
    1.28
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    634
    0.70
    83
    0.40
    29. Other Neoplasms
    618
    0.69
    339
    1.63
    30. Skin Cancers
    535
    0.59
    129
    0.62
    31. HIV/AIDS
    526
    0.58
    194
    0.93
    32. Ovary Cancer
    403
    0.45
    96
    0.46
    33. Encephalitis
    402
    0.45
    39
    0.19
    34. Epilepsy
    394
    0.44
    65
    0.31
    35. Cervical Cancer
    383
    0.42
    194
    0.93
    36. Uterin Cancer
    310
    0.34
    76
    0.36
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    238
    0.26
    91
    0.44
    38. Tuberculosis
    233
    0.26
    59
    0.28
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    208
    0.23
    128
    0.61
    40. Anemia
    193
    0.21
    4
    0.02
    41. Alcohol
    191
    0.21
    60
    0.29
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    181
    0.20
    56
    0.27
    43. Asthma
    176
    0.20
    51
    0.24
    44. Congenital Anomalies
    172
    0.19
    275
    1.32
    45. Skin Disease
    130
    0.14
    108
    0.52
    46. Violence
    128
    0.14
    497
    2.38
    47. Drug Use
    120
    0.13
    40
    0.19
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    86
    0.10
    45
    0.22
    49. Drownings
    83
    0.09
    137
    0.66
    50. Fires
    81
    0.09
    19
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Costa Rica COSTA RICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    6.82
    124
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    11.75
    61
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    22.07
    54
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    15.79
    96
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    16.41
    10
    6. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    7.39
    31
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    5.22
    66
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    6.24
    76
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    2.18
    132
    10. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    5.47
    14
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    1.88
    98
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.45
    131
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    1.52
    134
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    6.88
    107
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    2.70
    72
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    2.24
    46
    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.