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Sri Lanka
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sri Lanka and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Sri Lanka Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.95
    73
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    73.82
    110
    112.30
    55
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    49.34
    40
    50.44
    38
    4. Suicide
    34.64
    1
    9.53
    96
    5. Asthma
    32.23
    2
    12.08
    49
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.00
    115
    138.44
    18
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.26
    48
    20.00
    61
    8. Lung Disease
    21.58
    99
    19.71
    111
    9. Liver Disease
    21.18
    67
    35.07
    25
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.69
    85
    18.12
    87
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.33
    98
    29.67
    39
    12. Hypertension
    10.13
    111
    10.60
    109
    13. Breast Cancer
    9.87
    156
    13.70
    124
    14. Falls
    9.61
    48
    13.14
    26
    15. Other Injuries
    8.91
    82
    15.25
    36
    16. Oral Cancer
    7.81
    12
    1.38
    159
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.84
    118
    13.04
    30
    18. Drownings
    6.41
    52
    6.29
    54
    19. Lung Cancers
    5.90
    130
    1.41
    173
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.15
    38
    0.66
    172
    21. Tuberculosis
    5.06
    92
    36.96
    45
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    107
    3.60
    138
    23. Cervical Cancer
    4.82
    128
    18.59
    39
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.61
    118
    4.86
    110
    25. Low Birth Weight
    3.60
    139
    31.60
    3
    26. Leukemia
    3.59
    106
    1.00
    172
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    123
    3.21
    141
    28. Violence
    3.15
    122
    10.97
    41
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.11
    157
    12.74
    25
    30. Lymphomas
    2.67
    146
    2.72
    142
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.62
    149
    8.29
    58
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.59
    107
    53.80
    31
    33. Fires
    2.37
    75
    5.04
    44
    34. Meningitis
    2.28
    70
    15.57
    32
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.08
    175
    17.47
    79
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.97
    180
    3.08
    167
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.94
    92
    3.42
    68
    38. Epilepsy
    1.90
    81
    3.52
    48
    39. Encephalitis
    1.74
    24
    1.82
    23
    40. Alcohol
    1.40
    104
    1.69
    90
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.35
    129
    15.91
    31
    42. Dengue
    1.19
    7
    0.04
    89
    43. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    128
    0.84
    134
    44. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    160
    1.58
    114
    45. Drug Use
    0.83
    125
    3.21
    31
    46. Malnutrition
    0.73
    114
    13.19
    31
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    0.66
    174
    1.30
    148
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    128
    28.87
    42
    49. Maternal Conditions
    0.51
    113
    20.91
    19
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.49
    174
    4.97
    65
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    28,554
    22.52
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    16,198
    12.78
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    11,089
    8.75
    888
    3.15
    4. Suicide
    7,319
    5.77
    240
    0.85
    5. Asthma
    7,160
    5.65
    239
    0.85
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,284
    4.17
    3,769
    13.37
    7. Kidney Disease
    4,961
    3.91
    428
    1.52
    8. Liver Disease
    4,837
    3.82
    771
    2.73
    9. Lung Disease
    4,813
    3.80
    338
    1.20
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,006
    3.16
    268
    0.95
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,554
    2.80
    983
    3.49
    12. Hypertension
    2,271
    1.79
    188
    0.67
    13. Falls
    2,103
    1.66
    281
    1.00
    14. Other Injuries
    1,900
    1.50
    547
    1.94
    15. Oral Cancer
    1,772
    1.40
    30
    0.11
    16. Lung Cancers
    1,364
    1.08
    31
    0.11
    17. Drownings
    1,336
    1.05
    260
    0.92
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    1,309
    1.03
    753
    2.67
    19. Breast Cancer
    1,239
    0.98
    175
    0.62
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,191
    0.94
    16
    0.06
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,153
    0.91
    833
    2.95
    22. Stomach Cancer
    1,148
    0.91
    78
    0.28
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,021
    0.81
    113
    0.40
    24. Leukemia
    781
    0.62
    27
    0.10
    25. Liver Cancer
    715
    0.56
    309
    1.10
    26. Low Birth Weight
    667
    0.53
    2,144
    7.60
    27. Violence
    649
    0.51
    416
    1.48
    28. Cervical Cancer
    605
    0.48
    213
    0.76
    29. Lymphomas
    604
    0.48
    69
    0.24
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    585
    0.46
    287
    1.02
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    553
    0.44
    1,961
    6.96
    32. Fires
    503
    0.40
    156
    0.55
    33. Meningitis
    497
    0.39
    547
    1.94
    34. Ovary Cancer
    454
    0.36
    40
    0.14
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    446
    0.35
    73
    0.26
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    433
    0.34
    70
    0.25
    37. Epilepsy
    406
    0.32
    112
    0.40
    38. Encephalitis
    381
    0.30
    69
    0.24
    39. Alcohol
    317
    0.25
    43
    0.15
    40. Dengue
    250
    0.20
    1
    0.00
    41. Birth Trauma
    250
    0.20
    1,079
    3.83
    42. Skin Cancers
    212
    0.17
    15
    0.05
    43. Bladder Cancer
    205
    0.16
    32
    0.11
    44. Prostate Cancer
    197
    0.16
    110
    0.39
    45. Drug Use
    178
    0.14
    93
    0.33
    46. Malnutrition
    160
    0.13
    600
    2.13
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    151
    0.12
    28
    0.10
    48. HIV/AIDS
    128
    0.10
    986
    3.50
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    108
    0.09
    100
    0.35
    50. Maternal Conditions
    101
    0.08
    791
    2.81
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.87
    156
    13.70
    124
    2. Oral Cancer
    7.81
    12
    1.38
    159
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.90
    130
    1.41
    173
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.15
    38
    0.66
    172
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.05
    107
    3.60
    138
    6. Cervical Cancer
    4.82
    128
    18.59
    39
    7. Leukemia
    3.59
    106
    1.00
    172
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.58
    123
    3.21
    141
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.11
    157
    12.74
    25
    10. Lymphomas
    2.67
    146
    2.72
    142
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.08
    175
    17.47
    79
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.97
    180
    3.08
    167
    13. Skin Cancers
    0.93
    128
    0.84
    134
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    160
    1.58
    114
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.66
    174
    1.30
    148
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.35
    179
    1.09
    149
    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.