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Russia
COUNTRY #1
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 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 No Macedonia 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 Russia and Iran 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.

Iran
COUNTRY #2
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 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 No Macedonia 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
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Russia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    63.1
    73.4
    68.1
    60
    27
    42
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    61.4
    73.0
    67.0
    85
    47
    67
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    63.8
    74.3
    68.9
    98
    55
    79
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    58.7
    72.0
    65.0
    132
    98
    119
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    62.4
    74.6
    68.4
    134
    97
    115
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    66.4
    77.2
    71.9
    125
    85
    105
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.4
    77.2
    125
    85
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    67.1
    77.8
    142
    92
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    67.2
    77.8
    147
    92
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    67.3
    77.9
    150
    92
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    67.5
    78.0
    154
    93
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    67.9
    78.2
    158
    92
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    68.5
    78.5
    157
    90
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    69.6
    78.9
    154
    87
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    70.7
    79.3
    150
    85
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    71.7
    79.8
    150
    82
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    72.9
    80.3
    147
    82
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    74.3
    80.9
    146
    78
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    76.1
    81.8
    135
    77
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    78.3
    82.9
    123
    75
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    80.8
    84.1
    109
    74
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.6
    97
    78
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.5
    87.8
    85
    80
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.5
    79
    89
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    292.00
    9
    170.87
    35
    2. Stroke
    166.90
    8
    83.32
    91
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    36.35
    4
    4.37
    125
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.61
    101
    19.67
    133
    5. Lung Cancers
    26.83
    26
    8.41
    106
    6. HIV/AIDS
    23.93
    49
    4.62
    91
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.31
    42
    10.51
    152
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.31
    7
    7.80
    93
    9. Prostate Cancer
    19.86
    65
    9.56
    137
    10. Suicide
    18.35
    16
    3.61
    164
    11. Stomach Cancer
    16.39
    12
    16.11
    14
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.85
    102
    30.32
    38
    13. Other Injuries
    14.88
    39
    4.40
    157
    14. Alcohol
    14.87
    2
    0.11
    183
    15. Lung Disease
    14.51
    151
    18.84
    119
    16. Drug Use
    12.33
    3
    2.78
    35
    17. Falls
    11.93
    37
    3.27
    131
    18. Tuberculosis
    10.77
    71
    2.13
    111
    19. Drownings
    10.57
    21
    1.01
    153
    20. Violence
    9.23
    55
    4.07
    108
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    7.97
    28
    2.08
    124
    22. Fires
    7.94
    10
    3.01
    69
    23. Ovary Cancer
    7.17
    15
    3.75
    116
    24. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.69
    159
    35.41
    19
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6.58
    107
    1.27
    174
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    6.49
    124
    5.55
    134
    27. Hypertension
    5.52
    149
    32.25
    17
    28. Oral Cancer
    5.47
    33
    1.40
    157
    29. Uterin Cancer
    5.10
    15
    0.74
    170
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.85
    105
    2.75
    166
    31. Kidney Disease
    4.73
    175
    13.28
    99
    32. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.61
    177
    17.46
    126
    33. Lymphomas
    4.36
    108
    5.78
    73
    34. Low Birth Weight
    4.33
    127
    6.09
    102
    35. Leukemia
    4.17
    76
    5.17
    24
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.67
    58
    9.32
    19
    37. Bladder Cancer
    3.34
    51
    4.66
    16
    38. Skin Cancers
    3.09
    24
    0.74
    143
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.95
    91
    0.56
    164
    40. Poisonings
    1.88
    50
    1.55
    58
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.32
    130
    3.35
    84
    42. Asthma
    1.06
    142
    8.11
    74
    43. Meningitis
    0.76
    110
    1.23
    91
    44. Encephalitis
    0.75
    80
    0.21
    154
    45. Epilepsy
    0.47
    179
    0.64
    173
    46. Maternal Conditions
    0.44
    116
    0.23
    135
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.30
    170
    2.21
    112
    48. Liver Disease
    0.27
    183
    6.99
    147
    49. War
    0.23
    32
    1.65
    16
    50. Other Neoplasms
    0.22
    176
    1.23
    148
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    697,121
    36.99
    89,116
    27.47
    2. Stroke
    403,580
    21.41
    42,356
    13.06
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    70,573
    3.74
    2,391
    0.74
    4. Lung Cancers
    61,257
    3.25
    4,816
    1.48
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52,147
    2.77
    11,173
    3.44
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    47,638
    2.53
    4,691
    1.45
    7. HIV/AIDS
    38,219
    2.03
    3,893
    1.20
    8. Stomach Cancer
    37,527
    1.99
    8,850
    2.73
    9. Lung Disease
    34,033
    1.81
    9,709
    2.99
    10. Suicide
    28,814
    1.53
    2,836
    0.87
    11. Breast Cancer
    28,718
    1.52
    3,545
    1.09
    12. Alcohol
    26,597
    1.41
    71
    0.02
    13. Other Injuries
    25,955
    1.38
    3,046
    0.94
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    24,953
    1.32
    22,143
    6.83
    15. Falls
    22,317
    1.18
    1,954
    0.60
    16. Drug Use
    19,790
    1.05
    2,122
    0.65
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    18,443
    0.98
    1,194
    0.37
    18. Tuberculosis
    18,037
    0.96
    1,323
    0.41
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,776
    0.89
    17,175
    5.29
    20. Drownings
    16,652
    0.88
    774
    0.24
    21. Prostate Cancer
    15,935
    0.85
    2,483
    0.77
    22. Violence
    14,792
    0.78
    3,259
    1.00
    23. Fires
    14,592
    0.77
    2,068
    0.64
    24. Hypertension
    13,131
    0.70
    16,415
    5.06
    25. Oral Cancer
    11,968
    0.63
    855
    0.26
    26. Liver Cancer
    11,062
    0.59
    1,563
    0.48
    27. Kidney Disease
    10,405
    0.55
    7,067
    2.18
    28. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,215
    0.54
    9,270
    2.86
    29. Ovary Cancer
    9,302
    0.49
    1,179
    0.36
    30. Lymphomas
    8,891
    0.47
    3,498
    1.08
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    8,345
    0.44
    5,303
    1.63
    32. Leukemia
    8,322
    0.44
    3,240
    1.00
    33. Bladder Cancer
    8,050
    0.43
    2,475
    0.76
    34. Cervical Cancer
    7,972
    0.42
    390
    0.12
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    7,188
    0.38
    4,237
    1.31
    36. Skin Cancers
    6,725
    0.36
    405
    0.12
    37. Uterin Cancer
    6,176
    0.33
    210
    0.06
    38. Low Birth Weight
    4,474
    0.24
    4,712
    1.45
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4,241
    0.23
    314
    0.10
    40. Poisonings
    3,076
    0.16
    1,128
    0.35
    41. Asthma
    2,238
    0.12
    4,229
    1.30
    42. Encephalitis
    1,462
    0.08
    140
    0.04
    43. Meningitis
    1,421
    0.08
    771
    0.24
    44. Birth Trauma
    1,364
    0.07
    2,588
    0.80
    45. Epilepsy
    581
    0.03
    448
    0.14
    46. Maternal Conditions
    569
    0.03
    207
    0.06
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    499
    0.03
    1,452
    0.45
    48. Liver Disease
    482
    0.03
    3,903
    1.20
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    386
    0.02
    297
    0.09
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    327
    0.02
    182
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.83
    26
    8.41
    106
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.31
    42
    10.51
    152
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.31
    7
    7.80
    93
    4. Prostate Cancer
    19.86
    65
    9.56
    137
    5. Stomach Cancer
    16.39
    12
    16.11
    14
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.97
    28
    2.08
    124
    7. Ovary Cancer
    7.17
    15
    3.75
    116
    8. Cervical Cancer
    6.58
    107
    1.27
    174
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.47
    33
    1.40
    157
    10. Uterin Cancer
    5.10
    15
    0.74
    170
    11. Liver Cancer
    4.85
    105
    2.75
    166
    12. Lymphomas
    4.36
    108
    5.78
    73
    13. Leukemia
    4.17
    76
    5.17
    24
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.67
    58
    9.32
    19
    15. Bladder Cancer
    3.34
    51
    4.66
    16
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.09
    24
    0.74
    143
    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.