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Saudi Arabia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saudi Arabia and Cuba 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.

Cuba
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 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 No Macedonia 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
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
           
    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
     
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
     
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
     
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
     
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
     
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
     
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2016
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
     
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    Age 5
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 20
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    Age 30
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    Age 45
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    Age 50
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    Age 55
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    Age 65
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    Age 70
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    Age 75
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    190.20
    36
    91.77
    132
    2. Stroke
    81.64
    78
    42.28
    130
    3. Kidney Disease
    45.22
    5
    5.50
    160
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    45.17
    9
    19.65
    117
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.74
    75
    29.06
    89
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.57
    32
    6.38
    147
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.80
    98
    12.09
    144
    8. Liver Disease
    20.24
    71
    9.09
    136
    9. Lung Disease
    13.21
    159
    22.59
    94
    10. Falls
    9.50
    52
    10.33
    47
    11. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    15.99
    94
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.46
    73
    4.11
    148
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.59
    51
    5.00
    104
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    12.90
    51
    15. Violence
    6.91
    76
    5.21
    89
    16. Skin Disease
    6.79
    9
    1.10
    118
    17. Other Injuries
    6.37
    114
    8.03
    88
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    5.99
    70
    19. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    30.27
    34
    20. Low Birth Weight
    5.87
    99
    1.54
    159
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.32
    83
    2.35
    150
    22. Tuberculosis
    5.21
    93
    0.23
    161
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    4.09
    126
    24. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    29.39
    16
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.79
    16
    2.48
    78
    26. Suicide
    3.39
    164
    10.13
    75
    27. Drownings
    3.29
    101
    2.03
    123
    28. Asthma
    3.08
    101
    1.52
    125
    29. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    3.66
    104
    30. Hypertension
    2.91
    166
    9.14
    112
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    3.20
    143
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    4.88
    109
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    4.54
    72
    34. Fires
    2.55
    66
    0.34
    166
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.41
    100
    1.59
    120
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.29
    114
    3.28
    68
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.95
    112
    0.86
    141
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    3.23
    48
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    4.49
    51
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    4.67
    42
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    6.33
    5
    42. Drug Use
    1.24
    79
    0.37
    164
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    125
    0.81
    145
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    6.18
    112
    45. Epilepsy
    0.98
    140
    0.77
    160
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.93
    152
    1.78
    127
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.88
    66
    0.39
    101
    48. Meningitis
    0.82
    107
    0.56
    128
    49. Poisonings
    0.73
    79
    0.21
    147
    50. War
    0.63
    27
    0.00
    104
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    27,468
    26.36
    20,223
    22.72
    2. Stroke
    10,903
    10.46
    9,286
    10.43
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,112
    8.75
    872
    0.98
    4. Kidney Disease
    6,451
    6.19
    1,101
    1.24
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,174
    5.93
    6,693
    7.52
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,980
    4.78
    5,210
    5.85
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,737
    3.59
    2,388
    2.68
    8. Liver Disease
    3,209
    3.08
    1,596
    1.79
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,785
    2.67
    436
    0.49
    10. Violence
    1,999
    1.92
    628
    0.71
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,973
    1.89
    111
    0.12
    12. Falls
    1,856
    1.78
    2,496
    2.80
    13. Lung Disease
    1,759
    1.69
    4,875
    5.48
    14. Other Injuries
    1,588
    1.52
    1,790
    2.01
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,329
    1.28
    2,624
    2.95
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,204
    1.16
    910
    1.02
    17. Lymphomas
    1,168
    1.12
    1,044
    1.17
    18. Suicide
    1,035
    0.99
    1,596
    1.79
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    949
    0.91
    356
    0.40
    20. Drownings
    948
    0.91
    237
    0.27
    21. Breast Cancer
    916
    0.88
    1,593
    1.79
    22. Lung Cancers
    873
    0.84
    5,616
    6.31
    23. Tuberculosis
    846
    0.81
    40
    0.04
    24. Skin Disease
    846
    0.81
    211
    0.24
    25. Liver Cancer
    825
    0.79
    791
    0.89
    26. Leukemia
    704
    0.68
    607
    0.68
    27. Birth Trauma
    656
    0.63
    67
    0.08
    28. Fires
    625
    0.60
    51
    0.06
    29. Asthma
    510
    0.49
    272
    0.31
    30. Other Neoplasms
    488
    0.47
    596
    0.67
    31. Stomach Cancer
    457
    0.44
    946
    1.06
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    455
    0.44
    881
    0.99
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    444
    0.43
    543
    0.61
    34. Hypertension
    440
    0.42
    1,937
    2.18
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    377
    0.36
    305
    0.34
    36. Prostate Cancer
    371
    0.36
    3,067
    3.45
    37. Oral Cancer
    323
    0.31
    839
    0.94
    38. Drug Use
    311
    0.30
    65
    0.07
    39. Epilepsy
    260
    0.25
    107
    0.12
    40. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.25
    675
    0.76
    41. Ovary Cancer
    233
    0.22
    297
    0.33
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    227
    0.22
    863
    0.97
    43. War
    217
    0.21
    0
    0.00
    44. Poisonings
    211
    0.20
    36
    0.04
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.20
    133
    0.15
    46. HIV/AIDS
    208
    0.20
    384
    0.43
    47. Meningitis
    180
    0.17
    80
    0.09
    48. Hepatitis B
    154
    0.15
    65
    0.07
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    133
    0.13
    369
    0.41
    50. Encephalitis
    122
    0.12
    64
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Cuba CUBA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    15.99
    94
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    12.90
    51
    3. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    5.99
    70
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    30.27
    34
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    4.09
    126
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    29.39
    16
    7. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    3.66
    104
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    3.20
    143
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    4.88
    109
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    4.54
    72
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    3.23
    48
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    4.49
    51
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    4.67
    42
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    6.33
    5
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    6.18
    112
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    181
    2.10
    61
    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.