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Saint Lucia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saint Lucia and Malta 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.

Malta
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   Malta MALTA
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Malta MALTA
           
    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
     
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
    1970
    60.5
    64.1
    62.3
    68
    71
    69
     
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
    1990
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    46
    67
    53
     
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
    2000
    69.6
    73.5
    71.6
    60
    85
    73
     
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
    2010
    71.6
    76.9
    74.2
    67
    72
    66
     
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
    2016
    73.0
    78.3
    75.6
    67
    70
    66
     
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Malta MALTA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    78.3
    67
    70
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    Age 5
    74.0
    79.2
    68
    70
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.3
    68
    70
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.4
    69
    67
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.6
    65
    67
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    Age 25
    74.8
    79.7
    64
    68
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.0
    62
    64
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 35
    76.0
    80.3
    56
    63
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.7
    56
    61
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.4
    56
    54
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.0
    53
    52
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.8
    46
    49
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.7
    45
    45
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.7
    46
    45
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    44
    39
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.6
    41
    43
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    33
    43
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.4
    18
    21
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Malta MALTA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    80.08
    96
    31.26
    161
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    73.29
    153
    103.64
    111
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.64
    27
    11.59
    149
    4. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
    9.52
    139
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.22
    95
    19.76
    132
    6. Lung Disease
    24.89
    73
    12.05
    160
    7. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
    21.11
    44
    8. Hypertension
    23.71
    43
    1.59
    182
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.37
    92
    4.62
    166
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    15.52
    19
    2.13
    160
    11. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
    0.69
    182
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.09
    15
    2.36
    169
    13. Violence
    13.25
    30
    2.61
    128
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
    14.19
    49
    15. Kidney Disease
    12.41
    103
    5.81
    164
    16. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
    4.99
    109
    17. Other Injuries
    10.94
    64
    1.55
    182
    18. Liver Disease
    10.35
    124
    3.66
    173
    19. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
    4.28
    110
    20. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
    20.24
    58
    21. Skin Disease
    8.78
    2
    2.35
    75
    22. Low Birth Weight
    8.26
    85
    2.89
    146
    23. Suicide
    6.69
    132
    5.05
    148
    24. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
    2.71
    134
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    5.86
    130
    6.09
    127
    26. Drownings
    5.08
    75
    0.50
    172
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
    9.28
    9
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
    4.27
    26
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
    2.13
    122
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.12
    75
    1.08
    149
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
    6.98
    18
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
    1.83
    111
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.55
    96
    0.32
    141
    34. Anemia
    3.32
    30
    0.11
    116
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.08
    88
    0.34
    175
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
    2.91
    165
    37. Alcohol
    2.81
    41
    0.36
    163
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.69
    175
    13.14
    134
    39. Epilepsy
    2.55
    61
    0.53
    178
    40. Asthma
    1.97
    118
    0.63
    167
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.96
    43
    4.46
    7
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.77
    120
    0.10
    181
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.72
    97
    0.32
    177
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.61
    126
    1.43
    140
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    130
    0.28
    171
    46. Falls
    1.35
    177
    4.71
    103
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1.16
    91
    0.07
    166
    48. Malnutrition
    1.09
    101
    0.07
    158
    49. Meningitis
    1.03
    101
    0.54
    131
    50. Encephalitis
    0.80
    75
    0.42
    123
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Malta MALTA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    162
    13.99
    293
    10.01
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    146
    12.61
    950
    32.46
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    119
    10.28
    103
    3.52
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    65
    5.61
    184
    6.29
    5. Prostate Cancer
    54
    4.66
    40
    1.37
    6. Lung Disease
    50
    4.32
    114
    3.89
    7. Hypertension
    48
    4.15
    15
    0.51
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    35
    3.02
    23
    0.79
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    2.68
    14
    0.48
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    27
    2.33
    16
    0.55
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    26
    2.25
    125
    4.27
    12. Breast Cancer
    26
    2.25
    90
    3.07
    13. Kidney Disease
    25
    2.16
    54
    1.84
    14. Violence
    25
    2.16
    12
    0.41
    15. Stomach Cancer
    24
    2.07
    46
    1.57
    16. Other Injuries
    22
    1.90
    10
    0.34
    17. Liver Disease
    20
    1.73
    26
    0.89
    18. Lymphomas
    19
    1.64
    39
    1.33
    19. Lung Cancers
    18
    1.55
    173
    5.91
    20. Skin Disease
    18
    1.55
    22
    0.75
    21. Cervical Cancer
    16
    1.38
    3
    0.10
    22. Low Birth Weight
    13
    1.12
    6
    0.20
    23. Suicide
    13
    1.12
    25
    0.85
    24. Leukemia
    12
    1.04
    25
    0.85
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.86
    77
    2.63
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    10
    0.86
    16
    0.55
    27. Drownings
    10
    0.86
    3
    0.10
    28. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.78
    17
    0.58
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.69
    10
    0.34
    30. HIV/AIDS
    7
    0.60
    1
    0.03
    31. Anemia
    7
    0.60
    1
    0.03
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.60
    15
    0.51
    33. Liver Cancer
    6
    0.52
    24
    0.82
    34. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6
    0.52
    128
    4.37
    35. Birth Trauma
    5
    0.43
    1
    0.03
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.43
    20
    0.68
    37. Alcohol
    5
    0.43
    2
    0.07
    38. Epilepsy
    5
    0.43
    3
    0.10
    39. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.35
    1
    0.03
    40. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.35
    32
    1.09
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.35
    43
    1.47
    42. Asthma
    4
    0.35
    5
    0.17
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.26
    3
    0.10
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3
    0.26
    14
    0.48
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.26
    3
    0.10
    46. Falls
    3
    0.26
    42
    1.43
    47. Meningitis
    2
    0.17
    1
    0.03
    48. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.17
    0
    0.00
    49. Malnutrition
    2
    0.17
    1
    0.03
    50. Encephalitis
    1
    0.09
    2
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Malta MALTA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
    9.52
    139
    2. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
    21.11
    44
    3. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
    0.69
    182
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
    14.19
    49
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
    4.99
    109
    6. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
    4.28
    110
    7. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
    20.24
    58
    8. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
    2.71
    134
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
    9.28
    9
    10. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
    4.27
    26
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
    2.13
    122
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
    6.98
    18
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
    1.83
    111
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
    2.91
    165
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.73
    169
    3.21
    54
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    150
    1.11
    113
    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.