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Saint Lucia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saint Lucia and Sri Lanka 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.

Sri Lanka
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   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    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
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    60.5
    64.1
    62.3
    68
    71
    69
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    68.7
    73.3
    71.0
    46
    67
    53
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    69.6
    73.5
    71.6
    60
    85
    73
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    71.6
    76.9
    74.2
    67
    72
    66
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    73.0
    78.3
    75.6
    67
    70
    66
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.0
    78.3
    67
    70
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    74.0
    79.2
    68
    70
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.3
    68
    70
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.4
    69
    67
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    74.5
    79.6
    65
    67
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    74.8
    79.7
    64
    68
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    75.5
    80.0
    62
    64
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    76.0
    80.3
    56
    63
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    76.5
    80.7
    56
    61
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.4
    56
    54
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.0
    53
    52
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    79.3
    82.8
    46
    49
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.7
    45
    45
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.7
    46
    45
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    83.7
    86.2
    44
    39
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    85.8
    87.6
    41
    43
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.5
    33
    43
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.4
    18
    21
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    67.48
    97
    55.16
    116
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    63.40
    156
    123.79
    94
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    51.06
    40
    53.41
    35
    4. Prostate Cancer
    49.80
    11
    2.15
    176
    5. Breast Cancer
    24.80
    17
    9.58
    160
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20.99
    115
    21.48
    112
    7. Lung Disease
    20.81
    107
    22.82
    90
    8. Hypertension
    20.21
    41
    8.48
    119
    9. Violence
    14.54
    24
    3.06
    122
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    14.45
    15
    2.80
    142
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.03
    53
    4.88
    126
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.93
    108
    16.37
    96
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.48
    9
    9.71
    30
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.88
    60
    1.99
    180
    15. Kidney Disease
    11.20
    121
    22.81
    61
    16. Stomach Cancer
    10.24
    42
    5.09
    106
    17. Liver Disease
    9.93
    126
    23.82
    59
    18. Other Injuries
    9.71
    64
    7.82
    90
    19. Lymphomas
    9.47
    6
    2.69
    161
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.95
    78
    3.54
    135
    21. Lung Cancers
    8.59
    110
    5.64
    134
    22. Suicide
    7.26
    115
    14.23
    31
    23. Skin Disease
    7.25
    8
    0.46
    149
    24. Drownings
    6.33
    42
    7.31
    29
    25. Leukemia
    5.29
    16
    3.63
    106
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    5.24
    129
    6.56
    115
    27. Other Neoplasms
    5.02
    24
    0.39
    173
    28. Uterin Cancer
    4.78
    19
    0.39
    182
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4.30
    82
    0.67
    180
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.22
    67
    8.38
    12
    31. Encephalitis
    3.99
    7
    1.64
    37
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.53
    130
    3.62
    125
    33. HIV/AIDS
    3.52
    99
    0.51
    132
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.52
    84
    0.53
    175
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    66
    4.98
    36
    36. Anemia
    2.88
    7
    0.02
    148
    37. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    169
    3.20
    157
    38. Alcohol
    2.44
    56
    1.62
    96
    39. Epilepsy
    2.37
    61
    1.95
    80
    40. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2.30
    175
    35.65
    32
    41. Tuberculosis
    2.14
    112
    5.31
    91
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.09
    90
    1.85
    92
    43. Asthma
    1.91
    119
    27.23
    4
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.82
    115
    1.30
    125
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.71
    131
    2.85
    58
    46. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    1.56
    5
    0.00
    162
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.44
    123
    3.00
    95
    48. Maternal Conditions
    1.22
    88
    0.49
    112
    49. Falls
    1.20
    178
    11.06
    42
    50. Malnutrition
    0.88
    103
    0.77
    110
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    159
    14.05
    12,572
    9.89
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    144
    12.72
    28,777
    22.64
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    116
    10.25
    12,399
    9.75
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    51
    4.51
    4,864
    3.83
    5. Prostate Cancer
    51
    4.51
    210
    0.17
    6. Hypertension
    48
    4.24
    1,964
    1.55
    7. Lung Disease
    48
    4.24
    5,271
    4.15
    8. Endocrine Disorders
    33
    2.92
    640
    0.50
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    28
    2.47
    2,218
    1.74
    10. Violence
    28
    2.47
    633
    0.50
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    27
    2.39
    3,590
    2.82
    12. Breast Cancer
    26
    2.30
    1,249
    0.98
    13. Kidney Disease
    25
    2.21
    5,253
    4.13
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24
    2.12
    470
    0.37
    15. Other Injuries
    23
    2.03
    1,686
    1.33
    16. Stomach Cancer
    22
    1.94
    1,200
    0.94
    17. Liver Disease
    20
    1.77
    5,555
    4.37
    18. Lymphomas
    19
    1.68
    628
    0.49
    19. Skin Disease
    18
    1.59
    104
    0.08
    20. Lung Cancers
    17
    1.50
    1,350
    1.06
    21. Cervical Cancer
    15
    1.33
    636
    0.50
    22. Suicide
    14
    1.24
    3,035
    2.39
    23. Drownings
    12
    1.06
    1,526
    1.20
    24. Low Birth Weight
    11
    0.97
    643
    0.51
    25. Leukemia
    11
    0.97
    807
    0.63
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.88
    159
    0.13
    27. Other Neoplasms
    10
    0.88
    77
    0.06
    28. Encephalitis
    9
    0.80
    363
    0.29
    29. Oral Cancer
    9
    0.80
    1,974
    1.55
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8
    0.71
    121
    0.10
    31. HIV/AIDS
    7
    0.62
    109
    0.09
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    0.62
    1,229
    0.97
    33. Anemia
    6
    0.53
    4
    0.00
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    6
    0.53
    1,198
    0.94
    35. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.44
    765
    0.60
    36. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.44
    52
    0.04
    37. Alcohol
    5
    0.44
    372
    0.29
    38. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5
    0.44
    7,907
    6.22
    39. Epilepsy
    5
    0.44
    419
    0.33
    40. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.35
    1,247
    0.98
    41. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.35
    474
    0.37
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    4
    0.35
    632
    0.50
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4
    0.35
    426
    0.34
    44. Asthma
    4
    0.35
    6,248
    4.92
    45. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    4
    0.35
    0
    0.00
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.27
    662
    0.52
    47. Falls
    3
    0.27
    2,463
    1.94
    48. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.18
    97
    0.08
    49. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.18
    237
    0.19
    50. Malnutrition
    2
    0.18
    174
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saint Lucia SAINT LUCIA   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.80
    11
    2.15
    176
    2. Breast Cancer
    24.80
    17
    9.58
    160
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.03
    53
    4.88
    126
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.88
    60
    1.99
    180
    5. Stomach Cancer
    10.24
    42
    5.09
    106
    6. Lymphomas
    9.47
    6
    2.69
    161
    7. Lung Cancers
    8.59
    110
    5.64
    134
    8. Leukemia
    5.29
    16
    3.63
    106
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.78
    19
    0.39
    182
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    4.30
    82
    0.67
    180
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.22
    67
    8.38
    12
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.53
    130
    3.62
    125
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    66
    4.98
    36
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    169
    3.20
    157
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    163
    0.99
    136
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.48
    182
    0.93
    169
    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.