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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 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

Compare Saudi Arabia and Iraq 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.

Iraq
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   Iraq IRAQ
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Iraq IRAQ
           
    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
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    190.20
    36
    230.27
    20
    2. Stroke
    81.64
    78
    75.79
    85
    3. Kidney Disease
    45.22
    5
    28.79
    37
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    45.17
    9
    30.59
    56
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.74
    75
    18.82
    121
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    34.57
    32
    20.93
    75
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.80
    98
    48.29
    41
    8. Liver Disease
    20.24
    71
    5.43
    166
    9. Lung Disease
    13.21
    159
    14.16
    149
    10. Falls
    9.50
    52
    2.32
    157
    11. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    22.77
    25
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.46
    73
    9.51
    51
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.59
    51
    7.89
    45
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    6.30
    114
    15. Violence
    6.91
    76
    17.98
    18
    16. Skin Disease
    6.79
    9
    0.76
    130
    17. Other Injuries
    6.37
    114
    5.79
    122
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    9.02
    8
    19. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    8.89
    147
    20. Low Birth Weight
    5.87
    99
    12.38
    55
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.32
    83
    3.01
    134
    22. Tuberculosis
    5.21
    93
    6.56
    81
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    4.86
    108
    24. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    15.26
    79
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.79
    16
    1.95
    110
    26. Suicide
    3.39
    164
    4.05
    154
    27. Drownings
    3.29
    101
    1.40
    141
    28. Asthma
    3.08
    101
    6.34
    74
    29. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    7.60
    1
    30. Hypertension
    2.91
    166
    12.41
    90
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    4.23
    98
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    5.73
    86
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    3.39
    99
    34. Fires
    2.55
    66
    1.71
    88
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.41
    100
    6.20
    75
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.29
    114
    8.70
    3
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.95
    112
    8.65
    59
    38. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    8.45
    1
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    2.86
    100
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    1.26
    149
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    0.61
    179
    42. Drug Use
    1.24
    79
    1.90
    45
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    125
    3.09
    66
    44. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    1.64
    171
    45. Epilepsy
    0.98
    140
    0.78
    158
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.93
    152
    0.94
    151
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.88
    66
    0.68
    74
    48. Meningitis
    0.82
    107
    1.54
    76
    49. Poisonings
    0.73
    79
    0.43
    108
    50. War
    0.63
    27
    104.88
    2
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    27,468
    26.36
    32,463
    18.92
    2. Stroke
    10,903
    10.46
    11,205
    6.53
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,112
    8.75
    6,199
    3.61
    4. Kidney Disease
    6,451
    6.19
    4,395
    2.56
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,174
    5.93
    7,393
    4.31
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,980
    4.78
    3,622
    2.11
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,737
    3.59
    7,279
    4.24
    8. Liver Disease
    3,209
    3.08
    1,041
    0.61
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    2,785
    2.67
    5,803
    3.38
    10. Violence
    1,999
    1.92
    5,771
    3.36
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,973
    1.89
    8,050
    4.69
    12. Falls
    1,856
    1.78
    596
    0.35
    13. Lung Disease
    1,759
    1.69
    1,960
    1.14
    14. Other Injuries
    1,588
    1.52
    1,910
    1.11
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,329
    1.28
    1,091
    0.64
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,204
    1.16
    1,525
    0.89
    17. Lymphomas
    1,168
    1.12
    1,700
    0.99
    18. Suicide
    1,035
    0.99
    1,128
    0.66
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    949
    0.91
    803
    0.47
    20. Drownings
    948
    0.91
    570
    0.33
    21. Breast Cancer
    916
    0.88
    2,282
    1.33
    22. Lung Cancers
    873
    0.84
    2,465
    1.44
    23. Tuberculosis
    846
    0.81
    1,264
    0.74
    24. Skin Disease
    846
    0.81
    146
    0.09
    25. Liver Cancer
    825
    0.79
    782
    0.46
    26. Leukemia
    704
    0.68
    1,786
    1.04
    27. Birth Trauma
    656
    0.63
    5,622
    3.28
    28. Fires
    625
    0.60
    582
    0.34
    29. Asthma
    510
    0.49
    995
    0.58
    30. Other Neoplasms
    488
    0.47
    1,622
    0.95
    31. Stomach Cancer
    457
    0.44
    966
    0.56
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    455
    0.44
    555
    0.32
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    444
    0.43
    242
    0.14
    34. Hypertension
    440
    0.42
    1,754
    1.02
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    377
    0.36
    2,431
    1.42
    36. Prostate Cancer
    371
    0.36
    508
    0.30
    37. Oral Cancer
    323
    0.31
    480
    0.28
    38. Drug Use
    311
    0.30
    474
    0.28
    39. Epilepsy
    260
    0.25
    246
    0.14
    40. Bladder Cancer
    257
    0.25
    1,265
    0.74
    41. Ovary Cancer
    233
    0.22
    424
    0.25
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    227
    0.22
    206
    0.12
    43. War
    217
    0.21
    36,153
    21.07
    44. Poisonings
    211
    0.20
    184
    0.11
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.20
    557
    0.32
    46. HIV/AIDS
    208
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    47. Meningitis
    180
    0.17
    551
    0.32
    48. Hepatitis B
    154
    0.15
    136
    0.08
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    133
    0.13
    147
    0.09
    50. Encephalitis
    122
    0.12
    297
    0.17
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.41
    161
    22.77
    25
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.14
    102
    6.30
    114
    3. Lymphomas
    6.33
    57
    9.02
    8
    4. Prostate Cancer
    6.13
    159
    8.89
    147
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    100
    4.86
    108
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.04
    135
    15.26
    79
    7. Leukemia
    3.03
    127
    7.60
    1
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    155
    4.23
    98
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    165
    5.73
    86
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.64
    115
    3.39
    99
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.64
    117
    8.45
    1
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.62
    163
    2.86
    100
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    141
    1.26
    149
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    139
    0.61
    179
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.06
    180
    1.64
    171
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.37
    181
    0.72
    152
    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.