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Switzerland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Switzerland and Eritrea 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.

Eritrea
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
Switzerland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.7
    74.1
    71.3
    7
    6
    6
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.47
    171
    115.03
    103
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25.49
    89
    25.63
    88
    3. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    2.67
    151
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    27.85
    10
    5. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    7.80
    151
    6. Stroke
    15.26
    182
    109.10
    47
    7. Lung Disease
    13.03
    162
    33.09
    47
    8. Suicide
    11.27
    62
    13.79
    32
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    5.99
    120
    10. Falls
    7.81
    63
    18.04
    16
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    1.26
    161
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.40
    172
    105.60
    25
    13. Hypertension
    6.63
    145
    25.79
    21
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.09
    169
    39.12
    57
    15. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    7.48
    28
    16. Liver Disease
    4.78
    170
    33.44
    24
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    8.71
    4
    18. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
    3.63
    142
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.42
    118
    7.17
    55
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.23
    144
    7.00
    105
    21. Kidney Disease
    4.09
    171
    11.69
    117
    22. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    5.70
    11
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    2.61
    170
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    35
    1.76
    124
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    4.65
    43
    26. Other Neoplasms
    3.07
    80
    3.25
    70
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    1.87
    100
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.90
    139
    6.47
    59
    29. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    4.73
    45
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    0.84
    145
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    1.36
    133
    32. Other Injuries
    2.48
    180
    17.21
    17
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.38
    181
    37.70
    22
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.13
    154
    9.28
    75
    35. Drug Use
    2.09
    37
    0.41
    158
    36. Alcohol
    1.71
    92
    2.64
    47
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.01
    5
    0.11
    112
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    15.82
    50
    39. Epilepsy
    0.93
    146
    3.32
    30
    40. Birth Trauma
    0.66
    155
    10.69
    52
    41. Osteoarthritis
    0.63
    3
    0.00
    96
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.63
    152
    101.01
    13
    43. Drownings
    0.60
    172
    6.33
    43
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.55
    173
    11.24
    12
    45. Encephalitis
    0.55
    121
    0.63
    113
    46. Schizophrenia
    0.49
    7
    0.00
    98
    47. Asthma
    0.48
    174
    11.11
    45
    48. Violence
    0.45
    180
    9.71
    53
    49. Skin Disease
    0.44
    151
    5.42
    19
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.35
    171
    4.31
    47
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,591
    20.15
    2,414
    8.13
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,177
    12.47
    436
    1.47
    3. Stroke
    3,719
    6.46
    2,374
    8.00
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,435
    5.97
    65
    0.22
    5. Lung Disease
    2,901
    5.04
    700
    2.36
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,938
    3.37
    164
    0.55
    7. Falls
    1,876
    3.26
    424
    1.43
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,873
    3.26
    3,576
    12.05
    9. Hypertension
    1,809
    3.14
    531
    1.79
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,539
    2.67
    414
    1.39
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1,515
    2.63
    76
    0.26
    12. Suicide
    1,443
    2.51
    393
    1.32
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,381
    2.40
    865
    2.91
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,322
    2.30
    30
    0.10
    15. Lymphomas
    1,066
    1.85
    210
    0.71
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,057
    1.84
    281
    0.95
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,002
    1.74
    181
    0.61
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    823
    1.43
    32
    0.11
    19. Liver Cancer
    781
    1.36
    92
    0.31
    20. Liver Disease
    696
    1.21
    832
    2.80
    21. Leukemia
    669
    1.16
    175
    0.59
    22. Other Neoplasms
    645
    1.12
    88
    0.30
    23. Bladder Cancer
    622
    1.08
    42
    0.14
    24. Stomach Cancer
    619
    1.08
    63
    0.21
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    524
    0.91
    110
    0.37
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    501
    0.87
    212
    0.71
    27. Skin Cancers
    498
    0.87
    20
    0.07
    28. Oral Cancer
    460
    0.80
    126
    0.42
    29. Ovary Cancer
    451
    0.78
    119
    0.40
    30. Other Injuries
    368
    0.64
    647
    2.18
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    330
    0.57
    578
    1.95
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    259
    0.45
    1,300
    4.38
    33. Alcohol
    237
    0.41
    65
    0.22
    34. Uterin Cancer
    235
    0.41
    17
    0.06
    35. Drug Use
    186
    0.32
    14
    0.05
    36. Osteoarthritis
    174
    0.30
    0
    0.00
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    156
    0.27
    3
    0.01
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    152
    0.26
    3,041
    10.25
    39. Epilepsy
    146
    0.25
    129
    0.43
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    125
    0.22
    256
    0.86
    41. Skin Disease
    106
    0.18
    144
    0.49
    42. Low Birth Weight
    104
    0.18
    782
    2.63
    43. Asthma
    102
    0.18
    278
    0.94
    44. Encephalitis
    99
    0.17
    39
    0.13
    45. Cervical Cancer
    94
    0.16
    203
    0.68
    46. Schizophrenia
    89
    0.15
    0
    0.00
    47. Malnutrition
    82
    0.14
    1,086
    3.66
    48. Anemia
    82
    0.14
    4
    0.01
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    79
    0.14
    106
    0.36
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.11
    11
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    2.67
    151
    2. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    27.85
    10
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    7.80
    151
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    5.99
    120
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    1.26
    161
    6. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    7.48
    28
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    8.71
    4
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
    3.63
    142
    9. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    5.70
    11
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    2.61
    170
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    4.65
    43
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    1.87
    100
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    4.73
    45
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    0.84
    145
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    1.36
    133
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    15.82
    50
    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.