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Singapore
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 Singapore and Laos 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.

Laos
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
Singapore Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.7
    65.7
    63.7
    47
    50
    45
     
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
    1970
    65.4
    70.2
    67.7
    45
    45
    44
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
    1980
    68.9
    74.2
    71.5
    33
    36
    29
     
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
    1990
    71.9
    76.9
    74.3
    28
    30
    30
     
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
    2000
    75.9
    80.9
    78.3
    11
    17
    13
     
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
    2010
    79.2
    84.7
    82.0
    8
    3
    3
     
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
    2016
    80.8
    85.0
    82.9
    6
    6
    4
     
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.8
    85.0
    6
    6
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    Age 5
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    Age 10
    81.0
    85.3
    6
    6
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    Age 15
    81.1
    85.3
    6
    6
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    Age 20
    81.1
    85.3
    7
    6
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    Age 25
    81.2
    85.4
    7
    6
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    Age 30
    81.3
    85.4
    7
    6
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    Age 35
    81.5
    85.5
    9
    6
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.6
    9
    8
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    9
    8
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.0
    11
    8
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.3
    11
    8
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.7
    10
    8
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    Age 65
    84.2
    87.3
    8
    8
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    Age 70
    85.3
    88.0
    10
    8
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.1
    8
    7
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    Age 80
    89.1
    90.6
    7
    6
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.6
    6
    16
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.92
    51
    58.63
    58
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.67
    165
    182.65
    39
    3. Stroke
    25.53
    161
    145.82
    8
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    14.26
    83
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    8.00
    93
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    10.12
    153
    7. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    60.63
    2
    8. Kidney Disease
    9.20
    140
    26.00
    44
    9. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    4.32
    170
    10. Suicide
    7.91
    106
    9.35
    86
    11. Lung Disease
    6.98
    182
    41.85
    23
    12. Hypertension
    6.78
    141
    20.42
    39
    13. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    2.45
    172
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    1.15
    167
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.67
    174
    47.45
    42
    16. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
    4.44
    56
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    4.84
    78
    18. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    4.77
    112
    19. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    7.73
    93
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.87
    173
    17.57
    92
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.84
    156
    6.78
    59
    22. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    3.66
    103
    23. Falls
    2.56
    150
    7.81
    64
    24. Liver Disease
    2.52
    180
    20.90
    68
    25. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    1.48
    127
    26. Skin Disease
    2.09
    89
    1.47
    106
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    1.99
    180
    10.09
    37
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    0.74
    176
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1.47
    140
    1.59
    134
    30. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    1.68
    111
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    1.06
    172
    2.37
    83
    32. Low Birth Weight
    0.92
    176
    17.58
    28
    33. Tuberculosis
    0.92
    137
    71.41
    19
    34. HIV/AIDS
    0.84
    120
    5.60
    85
    35. Other Injuries
    0.83
    183
    9.05
    72
    36. Asthma
    0.77
    153
    29.23
    3
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.69
    166
    13.23
    6
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    153
    23.29
    55
    39. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    1.18
    120
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    0.54
    182
    4.31
    99
    41. Encephalitis
    0.46
    144
    1.21
    58
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.43
    167
    6.00
    25
    43. Alzheimers & Dementia
    0.38
    183
    39.29
    19
    44. Epilepsy
    0.34
    183
    1.84
    83
    45. Drug Use
    0.25
    177
    0.51
    152
    46. Violence
    0.22
    181
    6.96
    75
    47. Drownings
    0.19
    183
    10.23
    11
    48. Alcohol
    0.15
    183
    1.52
    102
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.13
    183
    16.69
    22
    50. Fires
    0.09
    181
    3.74
    52
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,132
    24.00
    3,159
    7.42
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,710
    18.43
    6,115
    14.36
    3. Stroke
    2,197
    8.60
    4,885
    11.47
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,895
    7.42
    542
    1.27
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,309
    5.12
    298
    0.70
    6. Liver Cancer
    831
    3.25
    2,303
    5.41
    7. Kidney Disease
    778
    3.04
    1,018
    2.39
    8. Breast Cancer
    667
    2.61
    239
    0.56
    9. Lung Disease
    596
    2.33
    1,320
    3.10
    10. Hypertension
    580
    2.27
    672
    1.58
    11. Suicide
    556
    2.18
    579
    1.36
    12. Stomach Cancer
    500
    1.96
    95
    0.22
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    475
    1.86
    48
    0.11
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    400
    1.57
    1,696
    3.98
    15. Oral Cancer
    364
    1.42
    170
    0.40
    16. Lymphomas
    339
    1.33
    194
    0.46
    17. Prostate Cancer
    297
    1.16
    53
    0.12
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    220
    0.86
    289
    0.68
    19. Liver Disease
    213
    0.83
    901
    2.12
    20. Leukemia
    212
    0.83
    191
    0.45
    21. Falls
    205
    0.80
    352
    0.83
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    190
    0.74
    1,058
    2.48
    23. Ovary Cancer
    189
    0.74
    108
    0.25
    24. Skin Disease
    181
    0.71
    52
    0.12
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    162
    0.63
    29
    0.07
    26. Cervical Cancer
    133
    0.52
    173
    0.41
    27. Bladder Cancer
    123
    0.48
    59
    0.14
    28. Other Neoplasms
    121
    0.47
    66
    0.15
    29. Uterin Cancer
    105
    0.41
    30
    0.07
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    91
    0.36
    68
    0.16
    31. Tuberculosis
    76
    0.30
    3,011
    7.07
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    74
    0.29
    860
    2.02
    33. HIV/AIDS
    63
    0.25
    357
    0.84
    34. Other Injuries
    63
    0.25
    571
    1.34
    35. Asthma
    61
    0.24
    1,082
    2.54
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    60
    0.23
    468
    1.10
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49
    0.19
    1,493
    3.51
    38. Skin Cancers
    48
    0.19
    45
    0.11
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    36
    0.14
    207
    0.49
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    36
    0.14
    290
    0.68
    41. Encephalitis
    35
    0.14
    82
    0.19
    42. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32
    0.13
    1,014
    2.38
    43. Low Birth Weight
    28
    0.11
    1,525
    3.58
    44. Epilepsy
    23
    0.09
    118
    0.28
    45. Drug Use
    17
    0.07
    30
    0.07
    46. Violence
    14
    0.05
    475
    1.12
    47. Alcohol
    12
    0.05
    78
    0.18
    48. Drownings
    9
    0.04
    759
    1.78
    49. Dengue
    7
    0.03
    48
    0.11
    50. Fires
    6
    0.02
    229
    0.54
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Singapore SINGAPORE   Laos LAOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.32
    47
    14.26
    83
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.29
    28
    8.00
    93
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    107
    10.12
    153
    4. Liver Cancer
    9.69
    42
    60.63
    2
    5. Prostate Cancer
    8.20
    148
    4.32
    170
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.91
    80
    2.45
    172
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.59
    56
    1.15
    167
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.30
    65
    4.44
    56
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.20
    99
    4.84
    78
    10. Lymphomas
    4.10
    129
    4.77
    112
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    145
    7.73
    93
    12. Leukemia
    2.76
    137
    3.66
    103
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    1.48
    127
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.89
    117
    0.74
    176
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    138
    1.68
    111
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.56
    167
    1.18
    120
    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.