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Switzerland
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Switzerland and Iran 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.

Iran
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   Iran IRAN
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Iran IRAN
           
    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
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.47
    171
    182.60
    41
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25.49
    89
    41.62
    13
    3. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    8.60
    109
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    10.81
    147
    5. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    9.72
    140
    6. Stroke
    15.26
    182
    59.62
    110
    7. Lung Disease
    13.03
    162
    19.85
    115
    8. Suicide
    11.27
    62
    4.02
    155
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    8.48
    86
    10. Falls
    7.81
    63
    3.65
    122
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    2.28
    124
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.40
    172
    17.35
    127
    13. Hypertension
    6.63
    145
    37.49
    8
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.09
    169
    27.47
    99
    15. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    6.33
    56
    16. Liver Disease
    4.78
    170
    7.18
    152
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    4.00
    112
    18. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
    2.98
    164
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.42
    118
    3.24
    146
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.23
    144
    5.28
    128
    21. Kidney Disease
    4.09
    171
    18.83
    80
    22. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    5.13
    24
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    15.44
    16
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    35
    4.39
    8
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    8.62
    22
    26. Other Neoplasms
    3.07
    80
    1.21
    149
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    4.84
    13
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.90
    139
    2.80
    141
    29. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    1.53
    170
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    0.74
    150
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    0.83
    171
    32. Other Injuries
    2.48
    180
    3.66
    161
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.38
    181
    29.37
    42
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.13
    154
    6.03
    97
    35. Drug Use
    2.09
    37
    2.68
    26
    36. Alcohol
    1.71
    92
    0.16
    182
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.01
    5
    0.32
    47
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    1.19
    177
    39. Epilepsy
    0.93
    146
    0.73
    165
    40. Birth Trauma
    0.66
    155
    3.44
    83
    41. Osteoarthritis
    0.63
    3
    0.00
    109
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.63
    152
    2.82
    96
    43. Drownings
    0.60
    172
    1.00
    152
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.55
    173
    2.85
    97
    45. Encephalitis
    0.55
    121
    0.24
    179
    46. Schizophrenia
    0.49
    7
    0.00
    111
    47. Asthma
    0.48
    174
    5.75
    75
    48. Violence
    0.45
    180
    4.25
    108
    49. Skin Disease
    0.44
    151
    0.90
    125
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.35
    171
    1.56
    102
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,591
    20.15
    96,169
    28.62
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,177
    12.47
    20,494
    6.10
    3. Stroke
    3,719
    6.46
    31,283
    9.31
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,435
    5.97
    4,977
    1.48
    5. Lung Disease
    2,901
    5.04
    10,378
    3.09
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,938
    3.37
    5,165
    1.54
    7. Falls
    1,876
    3.26
    2,206
    0.66
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,873
    3.26
    10,064
    3.00
    9. Hypertension
    1,809
    3.14
    19,428
    5.78
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,539
    2.67
    3,635
    1.08
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1,515
    2.63
    2,542
    0.76
    12. Suicide
    1,443
    2.51
    3,259
    0.97
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,381
    2.40
    14,842
    4.42
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,322
    2.30
    1,330
    0.40
    15. Lymphomas
    1,066
    1.85
    3,887
    1.16
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,057
    1.84
    10,143
    3.02
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,002
    1.74
    1,822
    0.54
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    823
    1.43
    2,213
    0.66
    19. Liver Cancer
    781
    1.36
    1,720
    0.51
    20. Liver Disease
    696
    1.21
    4,108
    1.22
    21. Leukemia
    669
    1.16
    3,240
    0.96
    22. Other Neoplasms
    645
    1.12
    766
    0.23
    23. Bladder Cancer
    622
    1.08
    2,619
    0.78
    24. Stomach Cancer
    619
    1.08
    8,640
    2.57
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    524
    0.91
    4,987
    1.48
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    501
    0.87
    1,686
    0.50
    27. Skin Cancers
    498
    0.87
    411
    0.12
    28. Oral Cancer
    460
    0.80
    954
    0.28
    29. Ovary Cancer
    451
    0.78
    1,256
    0.37
    30. Other Injuries
    368
    0.64
    2,573
    0.77
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    330
    0.57
    4,090
    1.22
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    259
    0.45
    21,831
    6.50
    33. Alcohol
    237
    0.41
    110
    0.03
    34. Uterin Cancer
    235
    0.41
    243
    0.07
    35. Drug Use
    186
    0.32
    2,136
    0.64
    36. Osteoarthritis
    174
    0.30
    0
    0.00
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    156
    0.27
    218
    0.06
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    152
    0.26
    1,767
    0.53
    39. Epilepsy
    146
    0.25
    529
    0.16
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    125
    0.22
    1,517
    0.45
    41. Skin Disease
    106
    0.18
    470
    0.14
    42. Low Birth Weight
    104
    0.18
    4,663
    1.39
    43. Asthma
    102
    0.18
    3,077
    0.92
    44. Encephalitis
    99
    0.17
    160
    0.05
    45. Cervical Cancer
    94
    0.16
    365
    0.11
    46. Schizophrenia
    89
    0.15
    0
    0.00
    47. Malnutrition
    82
    0.14
    220
    0.07
    48. Anemia
    82
    0.14
    10
    0.00
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    79
    0.14
    867
    0.26
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.11
    88
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    8.60
    109
    2. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    10.81
    147
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    9.72
    140
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    8.48
    86
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    2.28
    124
    6. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    6.33
    56
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    4.00
    112
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
    2.98
    164
    9. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    5.13
    24
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    15.44
    16
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    8.62
    22
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    4.84
    13
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    1.53
    170
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    0.74
    150
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    0.83
    171
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    1.19
    177
    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.