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Compare Saint Lucia and Nicaragua 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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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    55.1
    58.5
    56.8
    70
    71
    71
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    60.5
    64.1
    62.3
    68
    71
    69
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    46
    67
    53
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    69.6
    73.5
    71.6
    60
    85
    73
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    71.6
    76.9
    74.2
    67
    72
    66
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    73.0
    78.3
    75.6
    67
    70
    66
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    78.3
    67
    70
     
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    74.0
    79.2
    68
    70
     
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.3
    68
    70
     
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.4
    69
    67
     
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.6
    65
    67
     
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    74.8
    79.7
    64
    68
     
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.0
    62
    64
     
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    76.0
    80.3
    56
    63
     
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.7
    56
    61
     
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.4
    56
    54
     
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.0
    53
    52
     
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.8
    46
    49
     
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.7
    45
    45
     
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.7
    46
    45
     
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    44
    39
     
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.6
    41
    43
     
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    33
    43
     
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.4
    18
    21
     
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    80.08
    96
     
    49.89
    134
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    73.29
    153
     
    100.18
    117
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.64
    27
     
    40.19
    55
    4. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
     
    20.50
    62
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.22
    95
     
    24.91
    109
    6. Lung Disease
    24.89
    73
     
    22.37
    91
    7. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
     
    10.45
    154
    8. Hypertension
    23.71
    43
     
    13.83
    92
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.37
    92
     
    16.56
    96
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    15.52
    19
     
    3.17
    133
    11. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
     
    17.89
    42
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.09
    15
     
    2.97
    157
    13. Violence
    13.25
    30
     
    15.17
    23
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
     
    6.23
    114
    15. Kidney Disease
    12.41
    103
     
    66.77
    1
    16. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
     
    10.92
    38
    17. Other Injuries
    10.94
    64
     
    6.88
    110
    18. Liver Disease
    10.35
    124
     
    33.31
    26
    19. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
     
    2.70
    144
    20. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
     
    7.21
    119
    21. Skin Disease
    8.78
    2
     
    1.16
    115
    22. Low Birth Weight
    8.26
    85
     
    6.92
    94
    23. Suicide
    6.69
    132
     
    9.78
    94
    24. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
     
    3.91
    92
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    5.86
    130
     
    9.35
    74
    26. Drownings
    5.08
    75
     
    4.20
    86
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
     
    4.08
    82
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
     
    0.85
    164
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
     
    0.90
    175
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.12
    75
     
    2.97
    93
    31. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
     
    2.14
    169
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
     
    0.81
    160
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.55
    96
     
    6.14
    83
    34. Anemia
    3.32
    30
     
    0.02
    157
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.08
    88
     
    2.99
    90
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
     
    10.69
    34
    37. Alcohol
    2.81
    41
     
    8.70
    5
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.69
    175
     
    27.08
    35
    39. Epilepsy
    2.55
    61
     
    1.79
    89
    40. Asthma
    1.97
    118
     
    3.17
    103
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.96
    43
     
    1.10
    89
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.77
    120
     
    3.34
    101
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.72
    97
     
    0.87
    141
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.61
    126
     
    1.37
    145
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    130
     
    5.32
    75
    46. Falls
    1.35
    177
     
    5.70
    84
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1.16
    91
     
    2.61
    69
    48. Malnutrition
    1.09
    101
     
    4.24
    69
    49. Meningitis
    1.03
    101
     
    1.47
    85
    50. Encephalitis
    0.80
    75
     
    0.71
    82
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    162
    13.99
     
    2,095
    7.71
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    146
    12.61
     
    4,185
    15.39
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    119
    10.28
     
    1,699
    6.25
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    65
    5.61
     
    1,251
    4.60
    5. Prostate Cancer
    54
    4.66
     
    364
    1.34
    6. Lung Disease
    50
    4.32
     
    922
    3.39
    7. Hypertension
    48
    4.15
     
    572
    2.10
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    35
    3.02
     
    907
    3.34
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    2.68
     
    163
    0.60
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    27
    2.33
     
    142
    0.52
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    26
    2.25
     
    269
    0.99
    12. Breast Cancer
    26
    2.25
     
    255
    0.94
    13. Kidney Disease
    25
    2.16
     
    2,948
    10.84
    14. Violence
    25
    2.16
     
    914
    3.36
    15. Stomach Cancer
    24
    2.07
     
    469
    1.73
    16. Other Injuries
    22
    1.90
     
    375
    1.38
    17. Liver Disease
    20
    1.73
     
    1,541
    5.67
    18. Lymphomas
    19
    1.64
     
    123
    0.45
    19. Lung Cancers
    18
    1.55
     
    307
    1.13
    20. Skin Disease
    18
    1.55
     
    53
    0.19
    21. Cervical Cancer
    16
    1.38
     
    450
    1.66
    22. Low Birth Weight
    13
    1.12
     
    473
    1.74
    23. Suicide
    13
    1.12
     
    577
    2.12
    24. Leukemia
    12
    1.04
     
    210
    0.77
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.86
     
    174
    0.64
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    10
    0.86
     
    629
    2.31
    27. Drownings
    10
    0.86
     
    244
    0.90
    28. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.78
     
    41
    0.15
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.69
     
    127
    0.47
    30. HIV/AIDS
    7
    0.60
     
    346
    1.27
    31. Anemia
    7
    0.60
     
    1
    0.00
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    7
    0.60
     
    33
    0.12
    33. Liver Cancer
    6
    0.52
     
    459
    1.69
    34. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6
    0.52
     
    1,097
    4.04
    35. Birth Trauma
    5
    0.43
     
    205
    0.75
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.43
     
    21
    0.08
    37. Alcohol
    5
    0.43
     
    432
    1.59
    38. Epilepsy
    5
    0.43
     
    99
    0.36
    39. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.35
     
    152
    0.56
    40. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.35
     
    53
    0.19
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.35
     
    45
    0.17
    42. Asthma
    4
    0.35
     
    145
    0.53
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.26
     
    315
    1.16
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3
    0.26
     
    66
    0.24
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.26
     
    42
    0.15
    46. Falls
    3
    0.26
     
    256
    0.94
    47. Meningitis
    2
    0.17
     
    86
    0.32
    48. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.17
     
    167
    0.61
    49. Malnutrition
    2
    0.17
     
    223
    0.82
    50. Encephalitis
    1
    0.09
     
    43
    0.16
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    58.38
    5
     
    20.50
    62
    2. Breast Cancer
    24.37
    18
     
    10.45
    154
    3. Cervical Cancer
    15.03
    52
     
    17.89
    42
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.13
    55
     
    6.23
    114
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.89
    36
     
    10.92
    38
    6. Lymphomas
    9.67
    4
     
    2.70
    144
    7. Lung Cancers
    8.99
    102
     
    7.21
    119
    8. Leukemia
    6.06
    5
     
    3.91
    92
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.01
    69
     
    4.08
    82
    10. Uterin Cancer
    4.96
    17
     
    0.85
    164
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.41
    53
     
    0.90
    175
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    111
     
    2.14
    169
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.62
    59
     
    0.81
    160
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    164
     
    10.69
    34
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.73
    169
     
    0.63
    173
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.65
    150
     
    1.25
    101
     
     
     
    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.