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Sri Lanka
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sri Lanka and Nepal 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.

Nepal
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   Nepal NEPAL
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nepal NEPAL
           
    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
     
    39.0
    38.4
    38.7
    148
    156
    154
    1970
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
     
    43.1
    42.8
    43.0
    145
    157
    152
    1980
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
     
    48.7
    48.2
    48.4
    144
    155
    149
    1990
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
     
    54.7
    54.2
    54.5
    142
    155
    151
    2000
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
     
    61.5
    63.5
    62.5
    121
    129
    129
    2010
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
     
    66.7
    69.4
    68.0
    109
    124
    119
    2016
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
    68.8
    71.6
    70.2
    105
    121
    117
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nepal NEPAL
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    68.8
    71.6
    105
    121
    Age 5
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    71.3
    74.2
    99
    121
    Age 10
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    71.6
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 15
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    71.7
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 20
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    72.0
    74.6
    99
    121
    Age 25
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    72.3
    74.9
    98
    122
    Age 30
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    72.7
    75.2
    100
    121
    Age 35
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    73.0
    75.5
    101
    121
    Age 40
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    73.3
    75.8
    106
    124
    Age 45
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    73.8
    76.3
    109
    126
    Age 50
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    74.5
    76.8
    112
    127
    Age 55
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    75.4
    77.6
    116
    128
    Age 60
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    76.7
    78.5
    120
    132
    Age 65
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    78.3
    79.7
    125
    134
    Age 70
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    80.2
    81.3
    132
    138
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    82.7
    83.4
    136
    141
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    85.6
    86.1
    139
    143
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    89.0
    89.3
    144
    147
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nepal NEPAL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.79
    94
    184.95
    38
    2. Stroke
    55.16
    116
    86.87
    70
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    53.41
    35
    37.19
    62
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35.65
    32
    25.88
    87
    5. Asthma
    27.23
    4
    22.69
    7
    6. Liver Disease
    23.82
    59
    20.19
    73
    7. Lung Disease
    22.82
    90
    77.08
    3
    8. Kidney Disease
    22.81
    61
    23.53
    53
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.48
    112
    47.47
    71
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.37
    96
    20.70
    76
    11. Suicide
    14.23
    31
    9.57
    83
    12. Falls
    11.06
    42
    17.53
    21
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.71
    30
    1.58
    177
    14. Breast Cancer
    9.58
    160
    9.11
    163
    15. Hypertension
    8.48
    119
    11.56
    99
    16. Oral Cancer
    8.38
    12
    6.64
    23
    17. Other Injuries
    7.82
    90
    9.23
    70
    18. Drownings
    7.31
    29
    4.53
    77
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.56
    115
    6.56
    113
    20. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    134
    13.17
    90
    21. Tuberculosis
    5.31
    91
    31.85
    49
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    106
    5.70
    87
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.98
    36
    2.68
    85
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4.88
    126
    13.69
    55
    25. Leukemia
    3.63
    106
    3.57
    109
    26. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    125
    5.98
    34
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.54
    135
    13.61
    49
    28. Liver Cancer
    3.20
    157
    1.06
    183
    29. Violence
    3.06
    122
    3.43
    118
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.00
    95
    55.11
    37
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.85
    58
    2.31
    86
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.80
    142
    3.39
    124
    33. Lymphomas
    2.69
    161
    4.29
    121
    34. Meningitis
    2.56
    63
    3.72
    55
    35. Fires
    2.55
    67
    1.81
    82
    36. Prostate Cancer
    2.15
    176
    1.69
    181
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.99
    180
    3.10
    169
    38. Epilepsy
    1.95
    80
    2.62
    50
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.85
    92
    7.43
    19
    40. Dengue
    1.67
    5
    0.61
    19
    41. Encephalitis
    1.64
    37
    2.98
    10
    42. Alcohol
    1.62
    96
    0.97
    130
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.30
    125
    9.40
    55
    44. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    136
    0.37
    180
    45. Bladder Cancer
    0.93
    169
    1.62
    118
    46. Drug Use
    0.81
    123
    0.68
    135
    47. Malnutrition
    0.77
    110
    1.30
    96
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.67
    180
    1.15
    166
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.53
    175
    6.71
    45
    50. HIV/AIDS
    0.51
    132
    7.27
    82
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nepal NEPAL
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    28,777
    22.64
    34,167
    20.53
    2. Stroke
    12,572
    9.89
    16,203
    9.73
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,399
    9.75
    6,555
    3.94
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,907
    6.22
    3,778
    2.27
    5. Asthma
    6,248
    4.92
    4,434
    2.66
    6. Liver Disease
    5,555
    4.37
    4,328
    2.60
    7. Lung Disease
    5,271
    4.15
    13,853
    8.32
    8. Kidney Disease
    5,253
    4.13
    4,559
    2.74
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,864
    3.83
    9,712
    5.83
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,590
    2.82
    5,115
    3.07
    11. Suicide
    3,035
    2.39
    2,544
    1.53
    12. Falls
    2,463
    1.94
    3,210
    1.93
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,218
    1.74
    324
    0.19
    14. Oral Cancer
    1,974
    1.55
    1,375
    0.83
    15. Hypertension
    1,964
    1.55
    2,071
    1.24
    16. Other Injuries
    1,686
    1.33
    2,138
    1.28
    17. Drownings
    1,526
    1.20
    1,249
    0.75
    18. Lung Cancers
    1,350
    1.06
    2,751
    1.65
    19. Breast Cancer
    1,249
    0.98
    1,057
    0.64
    20. Tuberculosis
    1,247
    0.98
    6,498
    3.90
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    1,229
    0.97
    2,044
    1.23
    22. Stomach Cancer
    1,200
    0.94
    1,189
    0.71
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,198
    0.94
    553
    0.33
    24. Leukemia
    807
    0.63
    904
    0.54
    25. Liver Cancer
    765
    0.60
    222
    0.13
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    662
    0.52
    9,834
    5.91
    27. Low Birth Weight
    643
    0.51
    4,250
    2.55
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    640
    0.50
    636
    0.38
    29. Cervical Cancer
    636
    0.50
    1,571
    0.94
    30. Violence
    633
    0.50
    962
    0.58
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    632
    0.50
    377
    0.23
    32. Lymphomas
    628
    0.49
    925
    0.56
    33. Meningitis
    562
    0.44
    907
    0.54
    34. Fires
    542
    0.43
    442
    0.27
    35. Ovary Cancer
    474
    0.37
    681
    0.41
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    470
    0.37
    642
    0.39
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    426
    0.34
    1,499
    0.90
    38. Epilepsy
    419
    0.33
    657
    0.39
    39. Alcohol
    372
    0.29
    218
    0.13
    40. Encephalitis
    363
    0.29
    675
    0.41
    41. Dengue
    347
    0.27
    149
    0.09
    42. Birth Trauma
    237
    0.19
    2,937
    1.76
    43. Skin Cancers
    233
    0.18
    70
    0.04
    44. Bladder Cancer
    218
    0.17
    309
    0.19
    45. Prostate Cancer
    210
    0.17
    129
    0.08
    46. Malnutrition
    174
    0.14
    313
    0.19
    47. Drug Use
    171
    0.13
    166
    0.10
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    159
    0.13
    241
    0.14
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    121
    0.10
    1,303
    0.78
    50. HIV/AIDS
    109
    0.09
    1,721
    1.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nepal NEPAL
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.58
    160
    9.11
    163
    2. Oral Cancer
    8.38
    12
    6.64
    23
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    134
    13.17
    90
    4. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    106
    5.70
    87
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.98
    36
    2.68
    85
    6. Cervical Cancer
    4.88
    126
    13.69
    55
    7. Leukemia
    3.63
    106
    3.57
    109
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    125
    5.98
    34
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.20
    157
    1.06
    183
    10. Lymphomas
    2.69
    161
    4.29
    121
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.15
    176
    1.69
    181
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.99
    180
    3.10
    169
    13. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    136
    0.37
    180
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.93
    169
    1.62
    118
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.67
    180
    1.15
    166
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.39
    182
    0.44
    180
    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.