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Saint Lucia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saint Lucia and Gambia 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.

Gambia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Saint Lucia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    55.1
    58.5
    56.8
    70
    71
    71
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    60.5
    64.1
    62.3
    68
    71
    69
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    46
    67
    53
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    69.6
    73.5
    71.6
    60
    85
    73
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    71.6
    76.9
    74.2
    67
    72
    66
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    73.0
    78.3
    75.6
    67
    70
    66
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    78.3
    67
    70
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    74.0
    79.2
    68
    70
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.3
    68
    70
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.4
    69
    67
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.6
    65
    67
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    74.8
    79.7
    64
    68
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.0
    62
    64
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    76.0
    80.3
    56
    63
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.7
    56
    61
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.4
    56
    54
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.0
    53
    52
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.8
    46
    49
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.7
    45
    45
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.7
    46
    45
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    44
    39
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.6
    41
    43
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    33
    43
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.4
    18
    21
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    67.48
    97
    109.72
    46
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    63.40
    156
    215.63
    26
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    51.06
    40
    31.97
    82
    4. Prostate Cancer
    49.80
    11
    7.87
    149
    5. Breast Cancer
    24.80
    17
    5.57
    178
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.99
    115
    146.71
    9
    7. Lung Disease
    20.81
    107
    37.69
    33
    8. Hypertension
    20.21
    41
    10.37
    107
    9. Violence
    14.54
    24
    9.74
    52
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    14.45
    15
    11.00
    24
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.03
    53
    18.41
    35
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.93
    108
    47.51
    4
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.48
    9
    5.89
    79
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.88
    60
    1.73
    182
    15. Kidney Disease
    11.20
    121
    23.99
    50
    16. Stomach Cancer
    10.24
    42
    2.03
    177
    17. Liver Disease
    9.93
    126
    37.43
    19
    18. Other Injuries
    9.71
    64
    17.03
    19
    19. Lymphomas
    9.47
    6
    4.72
    113
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.95
    78
    16.69
    35
    21. Lung Cancers
    8.59
    110
    2.57
    153
    22. Suicide
    7.26
    115
    9.99
    77
    23. Skin Disease
    7.25
    8
    5.18
    31
    24. Drownings
    6.33
    42
    7.13
    32
    25. Leukemia
    5.29
    16
    0.84
    181
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    5.24
    129
    12.99
    11
    27. Other Neoplasms
    5.02
    24
    3.20
    73
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.78
    19
    0.99
    164
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4.30
    82
    1.59
    148
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.22
    67
    1.59
    167
    31. Encephalitis
    3.99
    7
    1.22
    57
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.53
    130
    1.52
    180
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.52
    99
    83.73
    22
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.52
    84
    6.74
    44
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    66
    1.02
    163
    36. Anemia
    2.88
    7
    0.07
    96
    37. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    169
    26.77
    5
    38. Alcohol
    2.44
    56
    1.50
    104
    39. Epilepsy
    2.37
    61
    3.83
    25
    40. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.30
    175
    36.34
    28
    41. Tuberculosis
    2.14
    112
    49.48
    32
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.09
    90
    4.71
    42
    43. Asthma
    1.91
    119
    13.27
    31
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.82
    115
    17.24
    19
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.71
    131
    2.60
    72
    46. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    1.56
    5
    0.00
    104
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.44
    123
    63.75
    33
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.22
    88
    30.51
    10
    49. Falls
    1.20
    178
    23.11
    4
    50. Malnutrition
    0.88
    103
    24.18
    19
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    159
    14.05
    685
    4.92
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    144
    12.72
    1,207
    8.66
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    116
    10.25
    202
    1.45
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    51
    4.51
    1,619
    11.62
    5. Prostate Cancer
    51
    4.51
    19
    0.14
    6. Hypertension
    48
    4.24
    64
    0.46
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.24
    218
    1.56
    8. Endocrine Disorders
    33
    2.92
    194
    1.39
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    28
    2.47
    51
    0.37
    10. Violence
    28
    2.47
    189
    1.36
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    27
    2.39
    657
    4.72
    12. Breast Cancer
    26
    2.30
    21
    0.15
    13. Kidney Disease
    25
    2.21
    192
    1.38
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24
    2.12
    14
    0.10
    15. Other Injuries
    23
    2.03
    265
    1.90
    16. Stomach Cancer
    22
    1.94
    14
    0.10
    17. Liver Disease
    20
    1.77
    325
    2.33
    18. Lymphomas
    19
    1.68
    39
    0.28
    19. Skin Disease
    18
    1.59
    44
    0.32
    20. Lung Cancers
    17
    1.50
    19
    0.14
    21. Cervical Cancer
    15
    1.33
    62
    0.45
    22. Suicide
    14
    1.24
    105
    0.75
    23. Drownings
    12
    1.06
    127
    0.91
    24. Low Birth Weight
    11
    0.97
    682
    4.90
    25. Leukemia
    11
    0.97
    9
    0.06
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.88
    12
    0.09
    27. Other Neoplasms
    10
    0.88
    30
    0.22
    28. Encephalitis
    9
    0.80
    20
    0.14
    29. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.80
    11
    0.08
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.71
    54
    0.39
    31. HIV/AIDS
    7
    0.62
    1,069
    7.67
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    0.62
    470
    3.37
    33. Anemia
    6
    0.53
    1
    0.01
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    6
    0.53
    8
    0.06
    35. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.44
    252
    1.81
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.44
    4
    0.03
    37. Alcohol
    5
    0.44
    13
    0.09
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5
    0.44
    143
    1.03
    39. Epilepsy
    5
    0.44
    59
    0.42
    40. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.35
    431
    3.09
    41. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.35
    7
    0.05
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.35
    12
    0.09
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4
    0.35
    36
    0.26
    44. Asthma
    4
    0.35
    98
    0.70
    45. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    4
    0.35
    0
    0.00
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.27
    883
    6.34
    47. Falls
    3
    0.27
    158
    1.13
    48. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.18
    527
    3.78
    49. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.18
    704
    5.05
    50. Malnutrition
    2
    0.18
    428
    3.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.80
    11
    7.87
    149
    2. Breast Cancer
    24.80
    17
    5.57
    178
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.03
    53
    18.41
    35
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.88
    60
    1.73
    182
    5. Stomach Cancer
    10.24
    42
    2.03
    177
    6. Lymphomas
    9.47
    6
    4.72
    113
    7. Lung Cancers
    8.59
    110
    2.57
    153
    8. Leukemia
    5.29
    16
    0.84
    181
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.78
    19
    0.99
    164
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.30
    82
    1.59
    148
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.22
    67
    1.59
    167
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.53
    130
    1.52
    180
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    66
    1.02
    163
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    169
    26.77
    5
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    163
    1.67
    85
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.48
    182
    1.08
    160
    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.