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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 Spain and Afghanistan 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    25
    22
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    75.6
    82.5
    79.1
    13
    3
    8
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    80.3
    85.7
    83.1
    11
    2
    3
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    85.7
    11
    2
     
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
     
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
     
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    80.7
    86.0
    12
    2
     
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    80.7
    86.1
    12
    3
     
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    80.9
    86.1
    12
    3
     
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    81.0
    86.2
    12
    3
     
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.2
    13
    4
     
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    81.2
    86.3
    13
    4
     
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    81.4
    86.5
    13
    4
     
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    81.8
    86.7
    13
    4
     
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    82.4
    87.0
    13
    4
     
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    83.1
    87.5
    13
    3
     
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    84.1
    88.0
    10
    3
     
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    85.4
    88.6
    7
    3
     
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    86.9
    89.4
    9
    4
     
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.5
    10
    8
     
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.3
    19
    22
     
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    49.62
    175
     
    263.34
    11
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.23
    29
     
    24.53
    43
    3. Stroke
    25.54
    175
     
    154.41
    14
    4. Lung Cancers
    24.82
    36
     
    7.75
    114
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.45
    21
     
    5.27
    129
    6. Lung Disease
    16.37
    143
     
    37.62
    27
    7. Breast Cancer
    14.92
    115
     
    25.76
    15
    8. Prostate Cancer
    13.84
    113
     
    5.09
    162
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.21
    165
     
    64.21
    61
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.71
    159
     
    23.82
    106
    11. Kidney Disease
    7.55
    154
     
    32.37
    21
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    6.67
    43
     
    1.54
    141
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6.49
    76
     
    14.79
    22
    14. Liver Disease
    6.30
    153
     
    24.85
    55
    15. Suicide
    6.18
    135
     
    6.92
    129
    16. Hypertension
    5.67
    147
     
    16.62
    65
    17. Lymphomas
    5.59
    79
     
    6.62
    49
    18. Liver Cancer
    5.51
    88
     
    6.08
    76
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5.35
    9
     
    3.06
    56
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.85
    111
     
    7.38
    59
    21. Other Injuries
    4.65
    151
     
    38.08
    1
    22. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    92
     
    4.12
    94
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.21
    37
     
    6.98
    7
    24. Leukemia
    4.17
    77
     
    2.75
    129
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    4.16
    113
     
    7.56
    66
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.39
    25
     
    0.35
    174
    27. Oral Cancer
    3.07
    85
     
    8.53
    9
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.99
    55
     
    4.62
    21
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.94
    175
     
    18.73
    90
    30. Falls
    2.82
    145
     
    13.44
    24
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    2.75
    172
     
    12.02
    40
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    97
     
    10.76
    14
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    158
     
    7.51
    97
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    64
     
    1.54
    88
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.55
    165
     
    24.58
    13
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.41
    111
     
    4.39
    47
    37. Drug Use
    1.35
    90
     
    0.61
    146
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.34
    117
     
    1.55
    113
    39. Skin Disease
    1.23
    110
     
    2.47
    70
    40. Asthma
    0.89
    151
     
    19.26
    17
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.73
    151
     
    22.93
    53
    42. Epilepsy
    0.72
    166
     
    3.57
    46
    43. Violence
    0.70
    175
     
    8.34
    68
    44. Drownings
    0.67
    166
     
    11.89
    14
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.64
    152
     
    18.51
    18
    46. Anemia
    0.55
    80
     
    0.06
    130
    47. Alcohol
    0.47
    153
     
    0.83
    134
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.45
    177
     
    7.66
    29
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.34
    156
     
    83.56
    13
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.32
    47
     
    0.14
    91
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Spain SPAIN   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    53,101
    16.92
     
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    34,510
    11.00
     
    2,076
    0.89
    3. Stroke
    28,192
    8.98
     
    18,204
    7.78
    4. Lung Cancers
    22,047
    7.03
     
    1,058
    0.45
    5. Lung Disease
    18,355
    5.85
     
    4,406
    1.88
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17,271
    5.50
     
    824
    0.35
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,240
    3.58
     
    23,770
    10.16
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,664
    3.08
     
    3,042
    1.30
    9. Kidney Disease
    8,605
    2.74
     
    4,677
    2.00
    10. Breast Cancer
    7,052
    2.25
     
    2,008
    0.86
    11. Hypertension
    6,562
    2.09
     
    1,832
    0.78
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6,512
    2.08
     
    222
    0.09
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6,285
    2.00
     
    193
    0.08
    14. Stomach Cancer
    6,207
    1.98
     
    1,853
    0.79
    15. Bladder Cancer
    5,616
    1.79
     
    353
    0.15
    16. Lymphomas
    5,364
    1.71
     
    1,283
    0.55
    17. Liver Cancer
    5,187
    1.65
     
    793
    0.34
    18. Liver Disease
    5,148
    1.64
     
    3,804
    1.63
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,711
    1.50
     
    1,164
    0.50
    20. Other Injuries
    4,486
    1.43
     
    12,476
    5.33
    21. Other Neoplasms
    4,257
    1.36
     
    1,076
    0.46
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    3,934
    1.25
     
    34
    0.01
    23. Suicide
    3,917
    1.25
     
    1,796
    0.77
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3,913
    1.25
     
    2,449
    1.05
    25. Leukemia
    3,826
    1.22
     
    796
    0.34
    26. Falls
    2,781
    0.89
     
    4,299
    1.84
    27. Oral Cancer
    2,587
    0.82
     
    1,202
    0.51
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,978
    0.63
     
    1,351
    0.58
    29. Ovary Cancer
    1,970
    0.63
     
    310
    0.13
    30. Skin Cancers
    1,790
    0.57
     
    186
    0.08
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,669
    0.53
     
    4,938
    2.11
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,531
    0.49
     
    781
    0.33
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1,466
    0.47
     
    333
    0.14
    34. Skin Disease
    1,399
    0.45
     
    343
    0.15
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1,007
    0.32
     
    602
    0.26
    36. Asthma
    963
    0.31
     
    2,874
    1.23
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    960
    0.31
     
    6,096
    2.60
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    812
    0.26
     
    12,146
    5.19
    39. HIV/AIDS
    785
    0.25
     
    348
    0.15
    40. Drug Use
    768
    0.24
     
    127
    0.05
    41. Anemia
    635
    0.20
     
    15
    0.01
    42. Epilepsy
    573
    0.18
     
    1,239
    0.53
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    455
    0.15
     
    1,163
    0.50
    44. Drownings
    407
    0.13
     
    4,649
    1.99
    45. Low Birth Weight
    374
    0.12
     
    13,733
    5.87
    46. Violence
    369
    0.12
     
    2,272
    0.97
    47. Alcohol
    349
    0.11
     
    159
    0.07
    48. Tuberculosis
    305
    0.10
     
    13,325
    5.69
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    260
    0.08
     
    23
    0.01
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    242
    0.08
     
    24
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.82
    36
     
    7.75
    114
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.45
    21
     
    5.27
    129
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.92
    115
     
    25.76
    15
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.84
    113
     
    5.09
    162
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.67
    43
     
    1.54
    141
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.49
    76
     
    14.79
    22
    7. Lymphomas
    5.59
    79
     
    6.62
    49
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.51
    88
     
    6.08
    76
    9. Bladder Cancer
    5.35
    9
     
    3.06
    56
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    92
     
    4.12
    94
    11. Leukemia
    4.17
    77
     
    2.75
    129
    12. Oral Cancer
    3.07
    85
     
    8.53
    9
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.99
    55
     
    4.62
    21
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    97
     
    10.76
    14
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    158
     
    7.51
    97
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    64
     
    1.54
    88
     
     
     
    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.