WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
WorldHealthRankings

World Health Review

Saudi Arabia
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 Macedonia 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 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 Saudi Arabia and Bahrain 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.

Bahrain
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 Macedonia 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 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
Saudi Arabia Population Pyramid
 
Choose Year
Play
Pause
    Bahrain Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
     
    54.2
    57.4
    55.8
    73
    76
    75
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
     
    60.3
    64.0
    62.1
    69
    73
    70
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
     
    66.0
    70.0
    67.9
    53
    70
    61
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
     
    70.3
    74.1
    72.2
    37
    59
    42
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
     
    73.7
    75.5
    74.5
    31
    61
    40
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
     
    75.4
    77.1
    76.1
    37
    67
    44
    2016
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
     
    78.6
    79.6
    79.1
    26
    46
    32
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    78.6
    79.6
    26
    46
    Age 5
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    79.2
    80.2
    22
    49
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    79.3
    80.3
    22
    49
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    79.3
    80.4
    22
    49
    Age 20
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    79.5
    80.4
    22
    50
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    79.7
    80.5
    22
    52
    Age 30
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    79.9
    80.6
    22
    55
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    80.0
    80.7
    22
    55
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    80.2
    80.8
    22
    59
    Age 45
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    80.4
    80.9
    23
    62
    Age 50
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    80.6
    81.1
    27
    66
    Age 55
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    81.0
    81.5
    28
    71
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    81.5
    82.0
    33
    74
    Age 65
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    82.3
    82.9
    38
    74
    Age 70
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    83.2
    84.0
    51
    78
    Age 75
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    85.1
    85.3
    57
    86
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    87.0
    87.4
    69
    89
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    90.2
    90.5
    73
    90
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    174.22
    34
    136.69
    64
    2. Stroke
    89.82
    85
    38.54
    149
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49.94
    4
    40.42
    11
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    49.64
    75
    21.41
    128
    5. Kidney Disease
    41.05
    11
    27.66
    32
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.91
    34
    8.04
    138
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.19
    129
    97.87
    9
    8. Liver Disease
    13.33
    99
    9.65
    130
    9. Lung Disease
    12.41
    158
    18.37
    127
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.73
    30
    7.07
    66
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    10.16
    65
    5.70
    132
    12. Breast Cancer
    9.64
    158
    12.08
    135
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    94
    4.40
    142
    14. Falls
    7.00
    67
    2.36
    160
    15. Prostate Cancer
    6.73
    153
    7.29
    148
    16. Lymphomas
    6.64
    47
    1.90
    171
    17. Low Birth Weight
    6.52
    97
    2.41
    152
    18. Other Injuries
    6.40
    118
    4.09
    162
    19. Violence
    6.09
    83
    0.79
    173
    20. Lung Cancers
    5.53
    133
    14.93
    79
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.37
    90
    2.65
    171
    22. Tuberculosis
    4.96
    93
    1.23
    128
    23. Skin Disease
    4.86
    29
    1.98
    84
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    4.25
    110
    12.99
    28
    25. Asthma
    4.09
    95
    5.10
    83
    26. Suicide
    3.90
    159
    6.94
    128
    27. Hypertension
    3.83
    162
    5.30
    152
    28. Leukemia
    3.19
    120
    2.50
    140
    29. Stomach Cancer
    3.11
    150
    4.26
    121
    30. Drownings
    3.06
    103
    0.90
    156
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    156
    2.93
    150
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    2.73
    108
    2.58
    111
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.49
    101
    1.95
    117
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.28
    111
    0.47
    161
    35. Fires
    2.15
    77
    0.78
    132
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.13
    112
    0.32
    176
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.76
    101
    2.92
    61
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    138
    0.80
    178
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.64
    118
    1.18
    144
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    121
    1.21
    140
    41. Epilepsy
    1.26
    130
    1.81
    87
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.23
    121
    0.78
    146
    43. Cervical Cancer
    1.16
    176
    2.08
    155
    44. Poisonings
    1.06
    78
    0.33
    149
    45. Drug Use
    1.04
    105
    1.56
    74
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    161
    1.62
    131
    47. Meningitis
    0.69
    116
    0.46
    135
    48. War
    0.65
    23
    0.00
    56
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.63
    75
    1.88
    34
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.53
    156
    1.48
    61
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,624
    24.25
    703
    23.97
    2. Stroke
    11,409
    11.71
    183
    6.24
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    8,660
    8.89
    98
    3.34
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,768
    6.95
    105
    3.58
    5. Kidney Disease
    5,635
    5.78
    151
    5.15
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,447
    5.59
    153
    5.22
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    3,321
    3.41
    66
    2.25
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,328
    2.39
    30
    1.02
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,273
    2.33
    482
    16.43
    10. Liver Disease
    1,995
    2.05
    63
    2.15
    11. Violence
    1,814
    1.86
    10
    0.34
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,604
    1.65
    45
    1.53
    13. Lung Disease
    1,586
    1.63
    83
    2.83
    14. Other Injuries
    1,532
    1.57
    41
    1.40
    15. Falls
    1,350
    1.39
    19
    0.65
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,311
    1.35
    31
    1.06
    17. Lymphomas
    1,152
    1.18
    16
    0.55
    18. Suicide
    1,057
    1.08
    90
    3.07
    19. Lung Cancers
    906
    0.93
    69
    2.35
    20. Breast Cancer
    900
    0.92
    44
    1.50
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    843
    0.87
    93
    3.17
    22. Drownings
    833
    0.86
    12
    0.41
    23. Liver Cancer
    802
    0.82
    13
    0.44
    24. Birth Trauma
    761
    0.78
    4
    0.14
    25. Leukemia
    724
    0.74
    20
    0.68
    26. Tuberculosis
    702
    0.72
    6
    0.20
    27. Asthma
    630
    0.65
    26
    0.89
    28. Skin Disease
    592
    0.61
    10
    0.34
    29. Hypertension
    538
    0.55
    25
    0.85
    30. Fires
    514
    0.53
    8
    0.27
    31. Stomach Cancer
    491
    0.50
    23
    0.78
    32. Other Neoplasms
    486
    0.50
    10
    0.34
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    437
    0.45
    19
    0.65
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    373
    0.38
    3
    0.10
    35. Prostate Cancer
    369
    0.38
    16
    0.55
    36. Epilepsy
    335
    0.34
    20
    0.68
    37. Oral Cancer
    321
    0.33
    7
    0.24
    38. Poisonings
    280
    0.29
    4
    0.14
    39. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.26
    11
    0.38
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    246
    0.25
    7
    0.24
    41. Drug Use
    245
    0.25
    16
    0.55
    42. Ovary Cancer
    224
    0.23
    10
    0.34
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    219
    0.22
    6
    0.20
    44. War
    209
    0.21
    0
    0.00
    45. Meningitis
    156
    0.16
    4
    0.14
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    110
    0.11
    9
    0.31
    47. Maternal Conditions
    105
    0.11
    3
    0.10
    48. Hepatitis B
    98
    0.10
    13
    0.44
    49. Uterin Cancer
    97
    0.10
    3
    0.10
    50. Pertussis
    96
    0.10
    0
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Bahrain BAHRAIN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.64
    158
    12.08
    135
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.67
    94
    4.40
    142
    3. Prostate Cancer
    6.73
    153
    7.29
    148
    4. Lymphomas
    6.64
    47
    1.90
    171
    5. Lung Cancers
    5.53
    133
    14.93
    79
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.37
    90
    2.65
    171
    7. Leukemia
    3.19
    120
    2.50
    140
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.11
    150
    4.26
    121
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    156
    2.93
    150
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.73
    108
    2.58
    111
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.76
    101
    2.92
    61
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    138
    0.80
    178
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.64
    118
    1.18
    144
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.43
    121
    1.21
    140
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.16
    176
    2.08
    155
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.40
    168
    0.41
    167
    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.