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Saudi Arabia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Saudi Arabia and Gambia 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.

Gambia
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   Gambia GAMBIA
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    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
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    190.20
    36
    215.63
    26
    2. Stroke
    81.64
    78
    109.72
    46
    3. Kidney Disease
    45.22
    5
    23.99
    50
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    45.17
    9
    36.34
    28
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.74
    75
    146.71
    9
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.57
    32
    47.51
    4
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.80
    98
    31.97
    82
    8. Liver Disease
    20.24
    71
    37.43
    19
    9. Lung Disease
    13.21
    159
    37.69
    33
    10. Falls
    9.50
    52
    23.11
    4
    11. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    5.57
    178
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.46
    73
    12.99
    11
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.59
    51
    5.89
    79
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    1.73
    182
    15. Violence
    6.91
    76
    9.74
    52
    16. Skin Disease
    6.79
    9
    5.18
    31
    17. Other Injuries
    6.37
    114
    17.03
    19
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    4.72
    113
    19. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    7.87
    149
    20. Low Birth Weight
    5.87
    99
    16.69
    35
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.32
    83
    11.00
    24
    22. Tuberculosis
    5.21
    93
    49.48
    32
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    26.77
    5
    24. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    2.57
    153
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.79
    16
    2.60
    72
    26. Suicide
    3.39
    164
    9.99
    77
    27. Drownings
    3.29
    101
    7.13
    32
    28. Asthma
    3.08
    101
    13.27
    31
    29. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    0.84
    181
    30. Hypertension
    2.91
    166
    10.37
    107
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    1.52
    180
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    2.03
    177
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    1.59
    148
    34. Fires
    2.55
    66
    6.34
    25
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.41
    100
    63.75
    33
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.29
    114
    3.20
    73
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.95
    112
    17.24
    19
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    1.08
    160
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    1.59
    167
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    1.02
    163
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    0.99
    164
    42. Drug Use
    1.24
    79
    1.69
    60
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    125
    4.71
    42
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    18.41
    35
    45. Epilepsy
    0.98
    140
    3.83
    25
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.93
    152
    6.74
    44
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.88
    66
    3.00
    31
    48. Meningitis
    0.82
    107
    27.25
    10
    49. Poisonings
    0.73
    79
    2.26
    38
    50. War
    0.63
    27
    0.00
    117
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    27,468
    26.36
    1,207
    8.66
    2. Stroke
    10,903
    10.46
    685
    4.92
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,112
    8.75
    657
    4.72
    4. Kidney Disease
    6,451
    6.19
    192
    1.38
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,174
    5.93
    1,619
    11.62
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,980
    4.78
    143
    1.03
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,737
    3.59
    202
    1.45
    8. Liver Disease
    3,209
    3.08
    325
    2.33
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,785
    2.67
    470
    3.37
    10. Violence
    1,999
    1.92
    189
    1.36
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,973
    1.89
    682
    4.90
    12. Falls
    1,856
    1.78
    158
    1.13
    13. Lung Disease
    1,759
    1.69
    218
    1.56
    14. Other Injuries
    1,588
    1.52
    265
    1.90
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,329
    1.28
    14
    0.10
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,204
    1.16
    51
    0.37
    17. Lymphomas
    1,168
    1.12
    39
    0.28
    18. Suicide
    1,035
    0.99
    105
    0.75
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    949
    0.91
    194
    1.39
    20. Drownings
    948
    0.91
    127
    0.91
    21. Breast Cancer
    916
    0.88
    21
    0.15
    22. Lung Cancers
    873
    0.84
    19
    0.14
    23. Tuberculosis
    846
    0.81
    431
    3.09
    24. Skin Disease
    846
    0.81
    44
    0.32
    25. Liver Cancer
    825
    0.79
    252
    1.81
    26. Leukemia
    704
    0.68
    9
    0.06
    27. Birth Trauma
    656
    0.63
    704
    5.05
    28. Fires
    625
    0.60
    85
    0.61
    29. Asthma
    510
    0.49
    98
    0.70
    30. Other Neoplasms
    488
    0.47
    30
    0.22
    31. Stomach Cancer
    457
    0.44
    14
    0.10
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    455
    0.44
    12
    0.09
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    444
    0.43
    12
    0.09
    34. Hypertension
    440
    0.42
    64
    0.46
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    377
    0.36
    883
    6.34
    36. Prostate Cancer
    371
    0.36
    19
    0.14
    37. Oral Cancer
    323
    0.31
    11
    0.08
    38. Drug Use
    311
    0.30
    21
    0.15
    39. Epilepsy
    260
    0.25
    59
    0.42
    40. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.25
    7
    0.05
    41. Ovary Cancer
    233
    0.22
    7
    0.05
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    227
    0.22
    8
    0.06
    43. War
    217
    0.21
    0
    0.00
    44. Poisonings
    211
    0.20
    38
    0.27
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.20
    36
    0.26
    46. HIV/AIDS
    208
    0.20
    1,069
    7.67
    47. Meningitis
    180
    0.17
    399
    2.86
    48. Hepatitis B
    154
    0.15
    38
    0.27
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    133
    0.13
    54
    0.39
    50. Encephalitis
    122
    0.12
    20
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    5.57
    178
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    1.73
    182
    3. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    4.72
    113
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    7.87
    149
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    26.77
    5
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    2.57
    153
    7. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    0.84
    181
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    1.52
    180
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    2.03
    177
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    1.59
    148
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    1.08
    160
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    1.59
    167
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    1.02
    163
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    0.99
    164
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    18.41
    35
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    181
    1.67
    85
    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.