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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Qatar and Afghanistan 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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    Qatar Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    83
    84
    83
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    75
    76
    77
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    64.7
    68.9
    66.7
    62
    74
    71
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    67.7
    72.3
    70.0
    56
    77
    64
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    75.3
    77.8
    76.2
    17
    39
    31
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    76.4
    79.2
    77.3
    28
    41
    34
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    77.3
    79.9
    78.1
    30
    43
    37
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    77.3
    79.9
    30
    43
     
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    44
     
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    45
     
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    78.1
    80.6
    31
    45
     
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    78.3
    80.6
    30
    46
     
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    78.6
    80.7
    30
    48
     
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    78.8
    80.8
    31
    51
     
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    78.9
    80.8
    32
    53
     
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    79.1
    80.9
    32
    57
     
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    79.3
    81.0
    34
    61
     
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    79.5
    81.2
    36
    65
     
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    79.8
    81.5
    40
    72
     
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    80.4
    82.0
    47
    73
     
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.2
    49
    69
     
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    83.4
    84.7
    47
    67
     
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.5
    50
    66
     
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.8
    52
    59
     
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.6
    43
    50
     
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.08
    114
     
    263.34
    11
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    71.59
    22
     
    23.82
    106
    3. Stroke
    30.96
    162
     
    154.41
    14
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.69
    34
     
    24.53
    43
    5. Kidney Disease
    19.49
    66
     
    32.37
    21
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.92
    105
     
    18.73
    90
    7. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
     
    7.75
    114
    8. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
     
    25.76
    15
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.21
    160
     
    64.21
    61
    10. Liver Disease
    10.57
    122
     
    24.85
    55
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
     
    6.08
    76
    12. Violence
    8.39
    67
     
    8.34
    68
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
     
    5.27
    129
    14. Lung Disease
    7.87
    182
     
    37.62
    27
    15. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
     
    5.09
    162
    16. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
     
    6.62
    49
    17. Suicide
    5.74
    141
     
    6.92
    129
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    5.57
    133
     
    12.02
    40
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
     
    14.79
    22
    20. Other Injuries
    4.43
    155
     
    38.08
    1
    21. Falls
    4.33
    112
     
    13.44
    24
    22. Low Birth Weight
    4.08
    131
     
    24.58
    13
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    124
     
    7.56
    66
    24. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
     
    2.75
    129
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
     
    4.12
    94
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
     
    10.76
    14
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
     
    7.51
    97
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
     
    1.54
    141
    29. Drownings
    1.94
    127
     
    11.89
    14
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.90
    174
     
    7.38
    59
    31. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
     
    3.06
    56
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    1.67
    56
     
    0.35
    174
    33. Skin Disease
    1.64
    93
     
    2.47
    70
    34. Hypertension
    1.63
    181
     
    16.62
    65
    35. Fires
    1.39
    103
     
    1.98
    80
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
     
    8.53
    9
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.18
    137
     
    18.51
    18
    38. Tuberculosis
    1.15
    129
     
    83.56
    13
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
     
    4.62
    21
    40. Other Neoplasms
    0.80
    164
     
    6.98
    7
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.72
    164
     
    7.66
    29
    42. Epilepsy
    0.62
    176
     
    3.57
    46
    43. Asthma
    0.62
    169
     
    19.26
    17
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.56
    165
     
    4.39
    47
    45. Drug Use
    0.54
    151
     
    0.61
    146
    46. Encephalitis
    0.46
    115
     
    0.64
    88
    47. Meningitis
    0.43
    137
     
    7.94
    40
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.36
    101
     
    1.36
    47
    49. Alcohol
    0.32
    166
     
    0.83
    134
    50. Poisonings
    0.30
    157
     
    1.50
    61
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Qatar QATAR   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    526
    17.42
     
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    315
    10.43
     
    3,042
    1.30
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    285
    9.44
     
    4,938
    2.11
    4. Violence
    181
    6.00
     
    2,272
    0.97
    5. Stroke
    172
    5.70
     
    18,204
    7.78
    6. Suicide
    143
    4.74
     
    1,796
    0.77
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    98
    3.25
     
    2,076
    0.89
    8. Kidney Disease
    95
    3.15
     
    4,677
    2.00
    9. Other Injuries
    84
    2.78
     
    12,476
    5.33
    10. Lung Cancers
    83
    2.75
     
    1,058
    0.45
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    82
    2.72
     
    6,096
    2.60
    12. Falls
    82
    2.72
     
    4,299
    1.84
    13. Liver Disease
    74
    2.45
     
    3,804
    1.63
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    2.22
     
    23,770
    10.16
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    67
    2.22
     
    824
    0.35
    16. Low Birth Weight
    61
    2.02
     
    13,733
    5.87
    17. Lymphomas
    55
    1.82
     
    1,283
    0.55
    18. Liver Cancer
    53
    1.76
     
    793
    0.34
    19. Leukemia
    47
    1.56
     
    796
    0.34
    20. Drownings
    44
    1.46
     
    4,649
    1.99
    21. Breast Cancer
    39
    1.29
     
    2,008
    0.86
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    38
    1.26
     
    2,449
    1.05
    23. Stomach Cancer
    36
    1.19
     
    1,853
    0.79
    24. Lung Disease
    36
    1.19
     
    4,406
    1.88
    25. Fires
    24
    0.79
     
    587
    0.25
    26. Birth Trauma
    18
    0.60
     
    10,342
    4.42
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    17
    0.56
     
    193
    0.08
    28. Prostate Cancer
    17
    0.56
     
    222
    0.09
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    17
    0.56
     
    1,164
    0.50
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.50
     
    1,351
    0.58
    31. Epilepsy
    12
    0.40
     
    1,239
    0.53
    32. Oral Cancer
    11
    0.36
     
    1,202
    0.51
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.33
     
    310
    0.13
    34. Bladder Cancer
    9
    0.30
     
    353
    0.15
    35. Hypertension
    9
    0.30
     
    1,832
    0.78
    36. Drug Use
    8
    0.26
     
    127
    0.05
    37. Skin Disease
    8
    0.26
     
    343
    0.15
    38. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.23
     
    13,325
    5.69
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.23
     
    34
    0.01
    40. Poisonings
    6
    0.20
     
    515
    0.22
    41. Meningitis
    5
    0.17
     
    3,551
    1.52
    42. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.17
     
    602
    0.26
    43. Other Neoplasms
    5
    0.17
     
    1,076
    0.46
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5
    0.17
     
    781
    0.33
    45. Asthma
    5
    0.17
     
    2,874
    1.23
    46. HIV/AIDS
    4
    0.13
     
    348
    0.15
    47. Encephalitis
    4
    0.13
     
    187
    0.08
    48. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.13
     
    243
    0.10
    49. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.13
     
    4,486
    1.92
    50. Alcohol
    4
    0.13
     
    159
    0.07
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
     
    7.75
    114
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
     
    25.76
    15
    3. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
     
    6.08
    76
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
     
    5.27
    129
    5. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
     
    5.09
    162
    6. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
     
    6.62
    49
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
     
    14.79
    22
    8. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
     
    2.75
    129
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
     
    4.12
    94
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
     
    10.76
    14
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
     
    7.51
    97
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
     
    1.54
    141
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
     
    3.06
    56
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
     
    8.53
    9
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
     
    4.62
    21
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.29
    179
     
    1.54
    88
     
     
     
    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.