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Compare Portugal and Nepal 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
     
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Nepal NEPAL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
     
    39.0
    38.4
    38.7
    148
    156
    154
    1970
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
     
    43.1
    42.8
    43.0
    145
    157
    152
    1980
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
     
    48.7
    48.2
    48.4
    144
    155
    149
    1990
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
     
    54.7
    54.2
    54.5
    142
    155
    151
    2000
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
     
    61.5
    63.5
    62.5
    121
    129
    129
    2010
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
     
    66.7
    69.4
    68.0
    109
    124
    119
    2016
    78.3
    84.5
    81.5
    28
    11
    19
     
    68.8
    71.6
    70.2
    105
    121
    117
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Nepal NEPAL
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    84.5
    28
    11
     
    68.8
    71.6
    105
    121
    Age 5
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
     
    71.3
    74.2
    99
    121
    Age 10
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
     
    71.6
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 15
    78.7
    84.8
    27
    11
     
    71.7
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 20
    78.8
    84.8
    27
    11
     
    72.0
    74.6
    99
    121
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.9
    27
    11
     
    72.3
    74.9
    98
    122
    Age 30
    79.1
    84.9
    27
    11
     
    72.7
    75.2
    100
    121
    Age 35
    79.3
    85.0
    28
    11
     
    73.0
    75.5
    101
    121
    Age 40
    79.5
    85.2
    28
    11
     
    73.3
    75.8
    106
    124
    Age 45
    79.9
    85.4
    29
    10
     
    73.8
    76.3
    109
    126
    Age 50
    80.5
    85.6
    28
    10
     
    74.5
    76.8
    112
    127
    Age 55
    81.3
    86.0
    26
    11
     
    75.4
    77.6
    116
    128
    Age 60
    82.3
    86.4
    23
    11
     
    76.7
    78.5
    120
    132
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.9
    22
    12
     
    78.3
    79.7
    125
    134
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.6
    21
    14
     
    80.2
    81.3
    132
    138
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    28
    21
     
    82.7
    83.4
    136
    141
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.8
    37
    32
     
    85.6
    86.1
    139
    143
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.9
    46
    40
     
    89.0
    89.3
    144
    147
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Nepal NEPAL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    47.51
    136
     
    80.01
    97
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.23
    177
     
    158.35
    41
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29.81
    98
     
    47.23
    77
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.19
    59
     
    12.99
    91
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.68
    13
     
    3.02
    170
    6. Prostate Cancer
    18.05
    74
     
    1.41
    182
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.72
    125
     
    33.25
    77
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.57
    92
     
    20.52
    67
    9. Breast Cancer
    16.88
    89
     
    9.21
    163
    10. Lung Disease
    13.35
    156
     
    100.75
    2
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11.92
    35
     
    5.85
    82
    12. Suicide
    8.77
    111
     
    7.02
    127
    13. Liver Disease
    8.34
    140
     
    23.05
    61
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    6.99
    71
     
    3.41
    130
    15. Kidney Disease
    6.85
    157
     
    21.72
    52
    16. Lymphomas
    6.70
    44
     
    4.18
    115
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.38
    49
     
    1.11
    156
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.11
    153
     
    20.13
    79
    19. Other Injuries
    5.20
    140
     
    8.05
    96
    20. Liver Cancer
    5.19
    95
     
    1.00
    183
    21. Hypertension
    4.90
    154
     
    14.98
    80
    22. Oral Cancer
    4.61
    48
     
    6.44
    25
    23. Leukemia
    4.60
    53
     
    3.54
    108
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    27
     
    1.52
    118
    25. HIV/AIDS
    4.12
    93
     
    9.76
    71
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.66
    19
     
    0.92
    104
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.49
    126
     
    5.82
    44
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    71
     
    2.59
    87
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.25
    139
     
    14.36
    55
    30. Falls
    3.06
    139
     
    7.34
    63
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.06
    153
     
    1.08
    182
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    2.86
    168
     
    7.38
    111
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    72
     
    0.43
    176
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.43
    104
     
    1.10
    157
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    44
     
    0.34
    175
    36. Epilepsy
    1.59
    101
     
    1.44
    113
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.30
    171
     
    12.57
    57
    38. Alcohol
    1.18
    117
     
    0.46
    155
    39. Tuberculosis
    1.12
    130
     
    24.24
    52
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.96
    152
     
    8.35
    21
    41. Violence
    0.96
    165
     
    3.33
    121
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.77
    148
     
    8.80
    11
    43. Drug Use
    0.76
    132
     
    0.87
    119
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.75
    150
     
    36.73
    41
    45. Drownings
    0.65
    167
     
    1.43
    138
    46. Anemia
    0.64
    70
     
    0.17
    109
    47. Asthma
    0.58
    172
     
    16.38
    26
    48. Skin Disease
    0.49
    152
     
    1.17
    114
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.45
    166
     
    9.59
    58
    50. Fires
    0.40
    160
     
    3.52
    63
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Nepal NEPAL
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    12,735
    14.62
     
    15,450
    9.46
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,284
    14.10
     
    30,559
    18.72
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,136
    9.34
     
    10,535
    6.45
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,078
    5.83
     
    3,689
    2.26
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,734
    5.43
     
    6,482
    3.97
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,386
    5.03
     
    627
    0.38
    7. Lung Cancers
    4,181
    4.80
     
    2,679
    1.64
    8. Lung Disease
    3,677
    4.22
     
    19,274
    11.81
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2,647
    3.04
     
    1,217
    0.75
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,036
    2.34
     
    121
    0.07
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,911
    2.19
     
    1,054
    0.65
    12. Kidney Disease
    1,893
    2.17
     
    4,337
    2.66
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,634
    1.88
     
    739
    0.45
    14. Lymphomas
    1,532
    1.76
     
    895
    0.55
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1,453
    1.67
     
    229
    0.14
    16. Suicide
    1,413
    1.62
     
    1,709
    1.05
    17. Liver Disease
    1,408
    1.62
     
    4,848
    2.97
    18. Hypertension
    1,377
    1.58
     
    2,925
    1.79
    19. Liver Cancer
    1,114
    1.28
     
    206
    0.13
    20. Bladder Cancer
    1,083
    1.24
     
    299
    0.18
    21. Other Injuries
    1,081
    1.24
     
    1,927
    1.18
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    1,048
    1.20
     
    170
    0.10
    23. Leukemia
    977
    1.12
     
    890
    0.55
    24. Oral Cancer
    821
    0.94
     
    1,341
    0.82
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    801
    0.92
     
    4,921
    3.01
    26. Falls
    715
    0.82
     
    1,586
    0.97
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    655
    0.75
     
    241
    0.15
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    636
    0.73
     
    533
    0.33
    29. Other Neoplasms
    592
    0.68
     
    237
    0.15
    30. Skin Cancers
    528
    0.61
     
    66
    0.04
    31. HIV/AIDS
    511
    0.59
     
    2,280
    1.40
    32. Ovary Cancer
    407
    0.47
     
    649
    0.40
    33. Cervical Cancer
    388
    0.45
     
    1,624
    0.99
    34. Epilepsy
    342
    0.39
     
    340
    0.21
    35. Uterin Cancer
    308
    0.35
     
    45
    0.03
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    234
    0.27
     
    1,689
    1.03
    37. Tuberculosis
    231
    0.27
     
    5,252
    3.22
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    200
    0.23
     
    7,882
    4.83
    39. Alcohol
    200
    0.23
     
    97
    0.06
    40. Congenital Anomalies
    190
    0.22
     
    2,269
    1.39
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    186
    0.21
     
    1,860
    1.14
    42. Anemia
    183
    0.21
     
    37
    0.02
    43. Asthma
    134
    0.15
     
    3,317
    2.03
    44. Skin Disease
    123
    0.14
     
    235
    0.14
    45. Drug Use
    120
    0.14
     
    221
    0.14
    46. Violence
    114
    0.13
     
    933
    0.57
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    83
    0.10
     
    40
    0.02
    48. Drownings
    83
    0.10
     
    361
    0.22
    49. Fires
    78
    0.09
     
    876
    0.54
    50. Malnutrition
    71
    0.08
     
    483
    0.30
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Portugal PORTUGAL   Nepal NEPAL
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.19
    59
     
    12.99
    91
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.68
    13
     
    3.02
    170
    3. Prostate Cancer
    18.05
    74
     
    1.41
    182
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.88
    89
     
    9.21
    163
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.92
    35
     
    5.85
    82
    6. Lymphomas
    6.70
    44
     
    4.18
    115
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.38
    49
     
    1.11
    156
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.19
    95
     
    1.00
    183
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.61
    48
     
    6.44
    25
    10. Leukemia
    4.60
    53
     
    3.54
    108
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    27
     
    1.52
    118
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.49
    126
     
    5.82
    44
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    71
     
    2.59
    87
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.25
    139
     
    14.36
    55
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    72
     
    0.43
    176
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    44
     
    0.34
    175
     
     
     
    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.