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Spain
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 Spain 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
Spain Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    25
    22
     
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
     
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
     
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
     
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    75.6
    82.5
    79.1
    13
    3
    8
     
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
    2010
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
     
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2016
    80.3
    85.7
    83.1
    11
    2
    3
     
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    85.7
    11
    2
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    Age 5
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    Age 10
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 15
    80.7
    86.0
    12
    2
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 20
    80.7
    86.1
    12
    3
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    Age 25
    80.9
    86.1
    12
    3
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    Age 30
    81.0
    86.2
    12
    3
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.2
    13
    4
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    Age 40
    81.2
    86.3
    13
    4
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    Age 45
    81.4
    86.5
    13
    4
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    Age 50
    81.8
    86.7
    13
    4
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    Age 55
    82.4
    87.0
    13
    4
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    Age 60
    83.1
    87.5
    13
    3
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    Age 65
    84.1
    88.0
    10
    3
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    Age 70
    85.4
    88.6
    7
    3
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    Age 75
    86.9
    89.4
    9
    4
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.5
    10
    8
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.3
    19
    22
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    49.62
    175
    100.35
    116
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.23
    29
    21.76
    58
    3. Stroke
    25.54
    175
    46.99
    137
    4. Lung Cancers
    24.82
    36
    29.91
    17
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.45
    21
    13.59
    52
    6. Lung Disease
    16.37
    143
    23.30
    82
    7. Breast Cancer
    14.92
    115
    17.66
    80
    8. Prostate Cancer
    13.84
    113
    31.66
    26
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.21
    165
    31.07
    96
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.71
    159
    12.75
    144
    11. Kidney Disease
    7.55
    154
    5.66
    166
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    6.67
    43
    4.75
    71
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6.49
    76
    5.06
    106
    14. Liver Disease
    6.30
    153
    9.09
    135
    15. Suicide
    6.18
    135
    10.70
    81
    16. Hypertension
    5.67
    147
    9.47
    116
    17. Lymphomas
    5.59
    79
    6.10
    63
    18. Liver Cancer
    5.51
    88
    4.17
    126
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5.35
    9
    3.38
    49
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.85
    111
    4.94
    107
    21. Other Injuries
    4.65
    151
    9.39
    73
    22. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    92
    3.37
    130
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.21
    37
    3.51
    63
    24. Leukemia
    4.17
    77
    3.91
    91
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    4.16
    113
    2.43
    153
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.39
    25
    2.40
    38
    27. Oral Cancer
    3.07
    85
    4.38
    55
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.99
    55
    6.68
    4
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.94
    175
    6.50
    149
    30. Falls
    2.82
    145
    11.64
    39
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    2.75
    172
    4.24
    145
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    97
    4.77
    42
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    158
    6.50
    109
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    64
    2.31
    47
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.55
    165
    1.63
    161
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.41
    111
    0.86
    143
    37. Drug Use
    1.35
    90
    0.38
    164
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.34
    117
    2.67
    101
    39. Skin Disease
    1.23
    110
    1.19
    113
    40. Asthma
    0.89
    151
    1.67
    125
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.73
    151
    1.93
    117
    42. Epilepsy
    0.72
    166
    0.79
    160
    43. Violence
    0.70
    175
    4.64
    97
    44. Drownings
    0.67
    166
    2.18
    121
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.64
    152
    0.75
    144
    46. Anemia
    0.55
    80
    0.31
    94
    47. Alcohol
    0.47
    153
    2.95
    36
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.45
    177
    2.09
    116
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.34
    156
    0.28
    164
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.32
    47
    0.32
    46
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    53,101
    16.92
    19,504
    23.02
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    34,510
    11.00
    4,525
    5.34
    3. Stroke
    28,192
    8.98
    9,126
    10.77
    4. Lung Cancers
    22,047
    7.03
    5,490
    6.48
    5. Lung Disease
    18,355
    5.85
    4,565
    5.39
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17,271
    5.50
    2,566
    3.03
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,240
    3.58
    6,049
    7.14
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,664
    3.08
    2,371
    2.80
    9. Kidney Disease
    8,605
    2.74
    1,029
    1.21
    10. Breast Cancer
    7,052
    2.25
    1,614
    1.91
    11. Hypertension
    6,562
    2.09
    1,801
    2.13
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6,512
    2.08
    2,937
    3.47
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6,285
    2.00
    875
    1.03
    14. Stomach Cancer
    6,207
    1.98
    929
    1.10
    15. Bladder Cancer
    5,616
    1.79
    657
    0.78
    16. Lymphomas
    5,364
    1.71
    1,034
    1.22
    17. Liver Cancer
    5,187
    1.65
    766
    0.90
    18. Liver Disease
    5,148
    1.64
    1,508
    1.78
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,711
    1.50
    840
    0.99
    20. Other Injuries
    4,486
    1.43
    1,715
    2.02
    21. Other Neoplasms
    4,257
    1.36
    603
    0.71
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    3,934
    1.25
    487
    0.57
    23. Suicide
    3,917
    1.25
    1,600
    1.89
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3,913
    1.25
    346
    0.41
    25. Leukemia
    3,826
    1.22
    620
    0.73
    26. Falls
    2,781
    0.89
    2,302
    2.72
    27. Oral Cancer
    2,587
    0.82
    780
    0.92
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,978
    0.63
    840
    0.99
    29. Ovary Cancer
    1,970
    0.63
    293
    0.35
    30. Skin Cancers
    1,790
    0.57
    434
    0.51
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,669
    0.53
    861
    1.02
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,531
    0.49
    134
    0.16
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1,466
    0.47
    592
    0.70
    34. Skin Disease
    1,399
    0.45
    202
    0.24
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1,007
    0.32
    576
    0.68
    36. Asthma
    963
    0.31
    281
    0.33
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    960
    0.31
    407
    0.48
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    812
    0.26
    335
    0.40
    39. HIV/AIDS
    785
    0.25
    339
    0.40
    40. Drug Use
    768
    0.24
    60
    0.07
    41. Anemia
    635
    0.20
    61
    0.07
    42. Epilepsy
    573
    0.18
    107
    0.13
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    455
    0.15
    396
    0.47
    44. Drownings
    407
    0.13
    247
    0.29
    45. Low Birth Weight
    374
    0.12
    108
    0.13
    46. Violence
    369
    0.12
    553
    0.65
    47. Alcohol
    349
    0.11
    471
    0.56
    48. Tuberculosis
    305
    0.10
    47
    0.06
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    260
    0.08
    63
    0.07
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    242
    0.08
    52
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Cuba CUBA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.82
    36
    29.91
    17
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.45
    21
    13.59
    52
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.92
    115
    17.66
    80
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.84
    113
    31.66
    26
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.67
    43
    4.75
    71
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.49
    76
    5.06
    106
    7. Lymphomas
    5.59
    79
    6.10
    63
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.51
    88
    4.17
    126
    9. Bladder Cancer
    5.35
    9
    3.38
    49
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.23
    92
    3.37
    130
    11. Leukemia
    4.17
    77
    3.91
    91
    12. Oral Cancer
    3.07
    85
    4.38
    55
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.99
    55
    6.68
    4
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    97
    4.77
    42
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    158
    6.50
    109
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    64
    2.31
    47
    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.