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Spain
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Spain 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
Spain Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
           
    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
     
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
    1970
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
    1980
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
     
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
    1990
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
     
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
    2000
    75.6
    82.5
    79.1
    13
    3
    8
     
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
    2010
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
     
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
    2016
    80.3
    85.7
    83.1
    11
    2
    3
     
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    85.7
    11
    2
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    Age 5
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    Age 10
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    Age 15
    80.7
    86.0
    12
    2
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    Age 20
    80.7
    86.1
    12
    3
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    Age 25
    80.9
    86.1
    12
    3
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    Age 30
    81.0
    86.2
    12
    3
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.2
    13
    4
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    Age 40
    81.2
    86.3
    13
    4
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    Age 45
    81.4
    86.5
    13
    4
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    Age 50
    81.8
    86.7
    13
    4
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    Age 55
    82.4
    87.0
    13
    4
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    Age 60
    83.1
    87.5
    13
    3
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    Age 65
    84.1
    88.0
    10
    3
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    Age 70
    85.4
    88.6
    7
    3
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    Age 75
    86.9
    89.4
    9
    4
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.5
    10
    8
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.3
    19
    22
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.88
    177
    182.65
    39
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.77
    38
    14.26
    83
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    21.51
    111
    39.29
    19
    4. Stroke
    19.39
    177
    145.82
    8
    5. Lung Disease
    18.03
    125
    41.85
    23
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    30
    8.00
    93
    7. Breast Cancer
    13.25
    127
    10.12
    153
    8. Prostate Cancer
    11.42
    131
    4.32
    170
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.15
    169
    58.63
    58
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.82
    165
    47.45
    42
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    6.32
    49
    1.15
    167
    12. Liver Disease
    6.13
    156
    20.90
    68
    13. Suicide
    6.12
    131
    9.35
    86
    14. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    85
    2.45
    172
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.37
    162
    26.00
    44
    16. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    99
    60.63
    2
    17. Lymphomas
    5.02
    105
    4.77
    112
    18. Bladder Cancer
    4.41
    20
    1.68
    111
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.38
    121
    6.78
    59
    20. Hypertension
    4.14
    158
    20.42
    39
    21. Ovary Cancer
    4.04
    108
    4.84
    78
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.95
    107
    4.31
    99
    23. Other Injuries
    3.89
    156
    9.05
    72
    24. Leukemia
    3.77
    95
    3.66
    103
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.58
    58
    1.59
    134
    26. Oral Cancer
    2.92
    98
    4.44
    56
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.81
    61
    2.37
    83
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.77
    174
    17.57
    92
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.77
    66
    1.48
    127
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    2.51
    173
    10.09
    37
    31. Falls
    2.38
    155
    7.81
    64
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    103
    0.74
    176
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.87
    158
    7.73
    93
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    84
    1.18
    120
    35. Drug Use
    1.30
    75
    0.51
    152
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.28
    167
    17.58
    28
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.23
    114
    6.00
    25
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.12
    117
    5.60
    85
    39. Asthma
    1.11
    138
    29.23
    3
    40. Encephalitis
    1.05
    69
    1.21
    58
    41. Skin Disease
    0.96
    121
    1.47
    106
    42. Epilepsy
    0.75
    161
    1.84
    83
    43. Drownings
    0.72
    166
    10.23
    11
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.59
    154
    23.29
    55
    45. Violence
    0.56
    178
    6.96
    75
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.52
    161
    16.69
    22
    47. Alcohol
    0.49
    149
    1.52
    102
    48. Anemia
    0.45
    33
    0.03
    122
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.37
    179
    13.23
    6
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.34
    44
    0.11
    119
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54,784
    16.27
    6,115
    14.36
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    39,048
    11.59
    1,014
    2.38
    3. Stroke
    28,785
    8.55
    4,885
    11.47
    4. Lung Disease
    26,763
    7.95
    1,320
    3.10
    5. Lung Cancers
    22,049
    6.55
    542
    1.27
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17,151
    5.09
    298
    0.70
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,794
    3.80
    3,159
    7.42
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,074
    2.99
    1,696
    3.98
    9. Kidney Disease
    8,790
    2.61
    1,018
    2.39
    10. Hypertension
    7,244
    2.15
    672
    1.58
    11. Breast Cancer
    7,107
    2.11
    239
    0.56
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6,425
    1.91
    53
    0.12
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6,411
    1.90
    48
    0.11
    14. Stomach Cancer
    6,122
    1.82
    95
    0.22
    15. Bladder Cancer
    5,447
    1.62
    59
    0.14
    16. Lymphomas
    5,364
    1.59
    194
    0.46
    17. Liver Disease
    5,292
    1.57
    901
    2.12
    18. Liver Cancer
    5,180
    1.54
    2,303
    5.41
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,967
    1.47
    289
    0.68
    20. Other Injuries
    4,814
    1.43
    571
    1.34
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,535
    1.35
    207
    0.49
    22. Other Neoplasms
    4,480
    1.33
    66
    0.15
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4,368
    1.30
    68
    0.16
    24. Suicide
    4,028
    1.20
    579
    1.36
    25. Leukemia
    3,841
    1.14
    191
    0.45
    26. Falls
    2,955
    0.88
    352
    0.83
    27. Oral Cancer
    2,607
    0.77
    170
    0.40
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,027
    0.60
    29
    0.07
    29. Ovary Cancer
    1,988
    0.59
    108
    0.25
    30. Skin Cancers
    1,826
    0.54
    45
    0.11
    31. Asthma
    1,709
    0.51
    1,082
    2.54
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,628
    0.48
    290
    0.68
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,607
    0.48
    1,058
    2.48
    34. Skin Disease
    1,576
    0.47
    52
    0.12
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,490
    0.44
    30
    0.07
    36. Encephalitis
    1,280
    0.38
    82
    0.19
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1,005
    0.30
    173
    0.41
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    980
    0.29
    860
    2.02
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    926
    0.27
    1,493
    3.51
    40. Anemia
    835
    0.25
    2
    0.00
    41. Drug Use
    834
    0.25
    30
    0.07
    42. HIV/AIDS
    709
    0.21
    357
    0.84
    43. Epilepsy
    687
    0.20
    118
    0.28
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.14
    468
    1.10
    45. Drownings
    426
    0.13
    759
    1.78
    46. Alcohol
    370
    0.11
    78
    0.18
    47. Violence
    311
    0.09
    475
    1.12
    48. Tuberculosis
    299
    0.09
    3,011
    7.07
    49. Low Birth Weight
    299
    0.09
    1,525
    3.58
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    276
    0.08
    7
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Spain SPAIN   Laos LAOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.77
    38
    14.26
    83
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    30
    8.00
    93
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.25
    127
    10.12
    153
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.42
    131
    4.32
    170
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.32
    49
    1.15
    167
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    85
    2.45
    172
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    99
    60.63
    2
    8. Lymphomas
    5.02
    105
    4.77
    112
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.41
    20
    1.68
    111
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.04
    108
    4.84
    78
    11. Leukemia
    3.77
    95
    3.66
    103
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.92
    98
    4.44
    56
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.77
    66
    1.48
    127
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    103
    0.74
    176
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.87
    158
    7.73
    93
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    84
    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.