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Sri Lanka
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Sri Lanka and Nicaragua 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.

Nicaragua
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   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    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
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.79
    94
    96.72
    128
    2. Stroke
    55.16
    116
    33.43
    147
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    53.41
    35
    36.90
    65
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35.65
    32
    29.28
    63
    5. Asthma
    27.23
    4
    2.50
    109
    6. Liver Disease
    23.82
    59
    32.19
    29
    7. Lung Disease
    22.82
    90
    18.84
    121
    8. Kidney Disease
    22.81
    61
    60.87
    2
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.48
    112
    18.86
    120
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.37
    96
    15.42
    102
    11. Suicide
    14.23
    31
    11.87
    49
    12. Falls
    11.06
    42
    5.53
    84
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.71
    30
    2.81
    157
    14. Breast Cancer
    9.58
    160
    10.21
    152
    15. Hypertension
    8.48
    119
    12.86
    87
    16. Oral Cancer
    8.38
    12
    1.11
    182
    17. Other Injuries
    7.82
    90
    7.11
    102
    18. Drownings
    7.31
    29
    5.01
    66
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.56
    115
    9.19
    54
    20. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    134
    7.02
    121
    21. Tuberculosis
    5.31
    91
    3.15
    103
    22. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    106
    10.57
    39
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.98
    36
    0.86
    168
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4.88
    126
    17.51
    38
    25. Leukemia
    3.63
    106
    3.96
    84
    26. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    125
    2.09
    169
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.54
    135
    5.54
    106
    28. Liver Cancer
    3.20
    157
    10.89
    33
    29. Violence
    3.06
    122
    13.58
    27
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.00
    95
    4.68
    82
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.85
    58
    1.88
    114
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.80
    142
    3.25
    126
    33. Lymphomas
    2.69
    161
    2.86
    151
    34. Meningitis
    2.56
    63
    1.54
    78
    35. Fires
    2.55
    67
    0.75
    134
    36. Prostate Cancer
    2.15
    176
    19.53
    67
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.99
    180
    6.04
    118
    38. Epilepsy
    1.95
    80
    2.04
    72
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.85
    92
    0.94
    141
    40. Dengue
    1.67
    5
    0.27
    29
    41. Encephalitis
    1.64
    37
    0.64
    110
    42. Alcohol
    1.62
    96
    8.79
    8
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.30
    125
    2.32
    105
    44. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    136
    1.22
    116
    45. Bladder Cancer
    0.93
    169
    0.63
    176
    46. Drug Use
    0.81
    123
    0.70
    132
    47. Malnutrition
    0.77
    110
    3.32
    73
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.67
    180
    4.11
    84
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.53
    175
    2.58
    103
    50. HIV/AIDS
    0.51
    132
    5.56
    86
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    28,777
    22.64
    4,467
    16.62
    2. Stroke
    12,572
    9.89
    1,526
    5.68
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,399
    9.75
    1,639
    6.10
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,907
    6.22
    1,376
    5.12
    5. Asthma
    6,248
    4.92
    122
    0.45
    6. Liver Disease
    5,555
    4.37
    1,553
    5.78
    7. Lung Disease
    5,271
    4.15
    862
    3.21
    8. Kidney Disease
    5,253
    4.13
    2,851
    10.61
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,864
    3.83
    1,057
    3.93
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,590
    2.82
    911
    3.39
    11. Suicide
    3,035
    2.39
    750
    2.79
    12. Falls
    2,463
    1.94
    278
    1.03
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,218
    1.74
    143
    0.53
    14. Oral Cancer
    1,974
    1.55
    52
    0.19
    15. Hypertension
    1,964
    1.55
    590
    2.19
    16. Other Injuries
    1,686
    1.33
    419
    1.56
    17. Drownings
    1,526
    1.20
    313
    1.16
    18. Lung Cancers
    1,350
    1.06
    309
    1.15
    19. Breast Cancer
    1,249
    0.98
    259
    0.96
    20. Tuberculosis
    1,247
    0.98
    157
    0.58
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    1,229
    0.97
    619
    2.30
    22. Stomach Cancer
    1,200
    0.94
    471
    1.75
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,198
    0.94
    37
    0.14
    24. Leukemia
    807
    0.63
    217
    0.81
    25. Liver Cancer
    765
    0.60
    484
    1.80
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    662
    0.52
    266
    0.99
    27. Low Birth Weight
    643
    0.51
    375
    1.40
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    640
    0.50
    175
    0.65
    29. Cervical Cancer
    636
    0.50
    451
    1.68
    30. Violence
    633
    0.50
    852
    3.17
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    632
    0.50
    83
    0.31
    32. Lymphomas
    628
    0.49
    135
    0.50
    33. Meningitis
    562
    0.44
    92
    0.34
    34. Fires
    542
    0.43
    41
    0.15
    35. Ovary Cancer
    474
    0.37
    55
    0.20
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    470
    0.37
    273
    1.02
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    426
    0.34
    50
    0.19
    38. Epilepsy
    419
    0.33
    121
    0.45
    39. Alcohol
    372
    0.29
    450
    1.67
    40. Encephalitis
    363
    0.29
    39
    0.15
    41. Dengue
    347
    0.27
    17
    0.06
    42. Birth Trauma
    237
    0.19
    157
    0.58
    43. Skin Cancers
    233
    0.18
    57
    0.21
    44. Bladder Cancer
    218
    0.17
    28
    0.10
    45. Prostate Cancer
    210
    0.17
    368
    1.37
    46. Malnutrition
    174
    0.14
    189
    0.70
    47. Drug Use
    171
    0.13
    41
    0.15
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    159
    0.13
    181
    0.67
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    121
    0.10
    120
    0.45
    50. HIV/AIDS
    109
    0.09
    316
    1.18
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sri Lanka SRI LANKA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    9.58
    160
    10.21
    152
    2. Oral Cancer
    8.38
    12
    1.11
    182
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    134
    7.02
    121
    4. Stomach Cancer
    5.09
    106
    10.57
    39
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.98
    36
    0.86
    168
    6. Cervical Cancer
    4.88
    126
    17.51
    38
    7. Leukemia
    3.63
    106
    3.96
    84
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.62
    125
    2.09
    169
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.20
    157
    10.89
    33
    10. Lymphomas
    2.69
    161
    2.86
    151
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2.15
    176
    19.53
    67
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1.99
    180
    6.04
    118
    13. Skin Cancers
    0.99
    136
    1.22
    116
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.93
    169
    0.63
    176
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    0.67
    180
    4.11
    84
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.39
    182
    0.86
    170
    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.