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Rwanda
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 Rwanda 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
Rwanda Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    91.82
    37
    19.67
    133
    2. Stroke
    80.70
    94
    83.32
    91
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    76.86
    148
    170.87
    35
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    46.59
    3
    30.32
    38
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.67
    36
    2.21
    112
    6. Prostate Cancer
    34.75
    22
    9.56
    137
    7. HIV/AIDS
    34.30
    37
    4.62
    91
    8. Hypertension
    30.97
    22
    32.25
    17
    9. Malaria
    29.85
    28
    0.00
    77
    10. Liver Disease
    28.19
    37
    6.99
    147
    11. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
    1.27
    174
    12. Lung Disease
    25.79
    68
    18.84
    119
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.29
    111
    17.46
    126
    14. Falls
    19.81
    7
    3.27
    131
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.14
    86
    35.41
    19
    16. Other Injuries
    15.96
    29
    4.40
    157
    17. Meningitis
    15.58
    31
    1.23
    91
    18. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
    2.75
    166
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    12.94
    32
    5.55
    134
    20. Malnutrition
    12.72
    33
    0.41
    124
    21. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
    9.32
    19
    22. Suicide
    12.37
    53
    3.61
    164
    23. Anemia
    11.68
    13
    0.40
    89
    24. Low Birth Weight
    10.82
    69
    6.09
    102
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    10.48
    43
    2.44
    152
    26. Birth Trauma
    9.94
    56
    3.35
    84
    27. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
    16.11
    14
    28. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
    10.51
    152
    29. Asthma
    9.01
    69
    8.11
    74
    30. Kidney Disease
    7.98
    148
    13.28
    99
    31. Drownings
    7.96
    35
    1.01
    153
    32. Tuberculosis
    7.47
    84
    2.13
    111
    33. Fires
    7.35
    17
    3.01
    69
    34. Epilepsy
    6.96
    14
    0.64
    173
    35. Maternal Conditions
    6.92
    47
    0.23
    135
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.67
    39
    2.69
    98
    37. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
    5.78
    73
    38. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
    1.40
    157
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.59
    92
    4.37
    125
    40. Violence
    5.46
    89
    4.07
    108
    41. Skin Disease
    5.30
    20
    0.42
    157
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
    7.80
    93
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.45
    68
    1.23
    148
    44. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
    3.75
    116
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.15
    72
    0.56
    164
    46. Schistosomiasis
    3.06
    31
    0.00
    113
    47. Poisonings
    2.97
    17
    1.55
    58
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
    4.66
    16
    49. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
    5.17
    24
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
    0.74
    170
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,695
    10.81
    11,173
    3.44
    2. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,815
    6.16
    22,143
    6.83
    3. Stroke
    3,749
    6.05
    42,356
    13.06
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,512
    5.67
    89,116
    27.47
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,347
    5.40
    1,452
    0.45
    6. HIV/AIDS
    3,006
    4.85
    3,893
    1.20
    7. Malaria
    2,901
    4.68
    1
    0.00
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    2,179
    3.52
    4,237
    1.31
    9. Low Birth Weight
    2,070
    3.34
    4,712
    1.45
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,902
    3.07
    2,588
    0.80
    11. Liver Disease
    1,708
    2.76
    3,903
    1.20
    12. Other Injuries
    1,616
    2.61
    3,046
    0.94
    13. Meningitis
    1,608
    2.60
    771
    0.24
    14. Hypertension
    1,386
    2.24
    16,415
    5.06
    15. Malnutrition
    1,279
    2.06
    230
    0.07
    16. Falls
    1,229
    1.98
    1,954
    0.60
    17. Lung Disease
    1,157
    1.87
    9,709
    2.99
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,082
    1.75
    9,270
    2.86
    19. Suicide
    992
    1.60
    2,836
    0.87
    20. Drownings
    969
    1.56
    774
    0.24
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    947
    1.53
    1,445
    0.45
    22. Cervical Cancer
    935
    1.51
    390
    0.12
    23. Anemia
    889
    1.43
    236
    0.07
    24. Liver Cancer
    833
    1.34
    1,563
    0.48
    25. Maternal Conditions
    732
    1.18
    207
    0.06
    26. Epilepsy
    703
    1.13
    448
    0.14
    27. Alzheimers/Dementia
    667
    1.08
    17,175
    5.29
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    618
    1.00
    5,303
    1.63
    29. Fires
    615
    0.99
    2,068
    0.64
    30. Violence
    589
    0.95
    3,259
    1.00
    31. Asthma
    561
    0.91
    4,229
    1.30
    32. Stomach Cancer
    547
    0.88
    8,850
    2.73
    33. Prostate Cancer
    537
    0.87
    2,483
    0.77
    34. Kidney Disease
    510
    0.82
    7,067
    2.18
    35. Tuberculosis
    436
    0.70
    1,323
    0.41
    36. Lymphomas
    393
    0.63
    3,498
    1.08
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    350
    0.56
    2,391
    0.74
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    343
    0.55
    1,426
    0.44
    39. Breast Cancer
    337
    0.54
    3,545
    1.09
    40. Oral Cancer
    329
    0.53
    855
    0.26
    41. Pertussis
    324
    0.52
    251
    0.08
    42. Skin Disease
    314
    0.51
    217
    0.07
    43. Poisonings
    311
    0.50
    1,128
    0.35
    44. Syphilis
    287
    0.46
    9
    0.00
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    270
    0.44
    4,691
    1.45
    46. Tetanus
    213
    0.34
    35
    0.01
    47. Other Neoplasms
    206
    0.33
    768
    0.24
    48. Schistosomiasis
    203
    0.33
    0
    0.00
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    198
    0.32
    314
    0.10
    50. Leukemia
    195
    0.31
    3,240
    1.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rwanda RWANDA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    34.75
    22
    9.56
    137
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.75
    16
    1.27
    174
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.17
    21
    2.75
    166
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.63
    8
    9.32
    19
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.79
    44
    16.11
    14
    6. Breast Cancer
    9.16
    165
    10.51
    152
    7. Lymphomas
    6.21
    57
    5.78
    73
    8. Oral Cancer
    6.16
    28
    1.40
    157
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.27
    128
    7.80
    93
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.42
    128
    3.75
    116
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    59
    4.66
    16
    12. Leukemia
    2.72
    133
    5.17
    24
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.48
    75
    0.74
    170
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.43
    38
    0.74
    143
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.87
    162
    8.41
    106
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.62
    138
    2.08
    124
    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.