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Compare Syria and Ethiopia 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. War
    353.12
    1
     
    0.09
    36
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    256.78
    12
     
    106.06
    110
    3. Stroke
    106.07
    60
     
    89.82
    86
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    42.39
    9
     
    15.22
    114
    5. Breast Cancer
    26.98
    11
     
    25.69
    16
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.83
    54
     
    36.36
    22
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.17
    118
     
    86.80
    44
    8. Lung Cancers
    17.49
    71
     
    3.18
    146
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.26
    47
     
    6.66
    109
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.62
    146
     
    28.27
    94
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.37
    20
     
    5.22
    101
    12. Liver Disease
    12.22
    111
     
    26.82
    42
    13. Lung Disease
    11.71
    164
     
    18.56
    123
    14. Prostate Cancer
    11.63
    123
     
    6.62
    154
    15. Asthma
    11.39
    54
     
    11.98
    50
    16. Lymphomas
    9.46
    5
     
    5.22
    88
    17. Kidney Disease
    8.27
    142
     
    8.46
    138
    18. Leukemia
    6.86
    3
     
    5.64
    10
    19. Stomach Cancer
    6.82
    73
     
    3.10
    151
    20. Bladder Cancer
    6.58
    5
     
    2.05
    85
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    6.03
    128
     
    13.59
    24
    22. Other Injuries
    5.20
    141
     
    14.55
    42
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    97
     
    1.99
    177
    24. Hypertension
    5.09
    153
     
    25.14
    38
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.96
    22
     
    4.60
    30
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.58
    83
     
    8.19
    7
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.55
    122
     
    14.01
    48
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.40
    76
     
    1.09
    158
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.89
    86
     
    76.12
    20
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    3.68
    123
     
    10.33
    44
    31. Suicide
    3.15
    168
     
    12.59
    48
    32. Violence
    2.85
    127
     
    8.96
    62
    33. Falls
    2.55
    150
     
    14.65
    17
    34. Hepatitis B
    2.54
    15
     
    2.00
    31
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    109
     
    2.31
    114
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.00
    114
     
    17.57
    22
    37. Maternal Conditions
    1.90
    77
     
    15.52
    26
    38. Meningitis
    1.61
    82
     
    18.63
    22
    39. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    172
     
    18.76
    38
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.34
    125
     
    0.95
    159
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    141
     
    3.40
    66
    42. Fires
    1.10
    114
     
    7.28
    18
    43. Malnutrition
    1.08
    102
     
    10.82
    42
    44. Drug Use
    1.04
    106
     
    0.74
    136
    45. Drownings
    1.03
    151
     
    6.18
    57
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.95
    138
     
    3.62
    65
    47. Poisonings
    0.92
    86
     
    2.51
    36
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    160
     
    7.91
    27
    49. Epilepsy
    0.66
    171
     
    6.48
    18
    50. Skin Disease
    0.62
    142
     
    6.18
    13
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Syria SYRIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. War
    61,749
    44.82
     
    80
    0.01
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    26,377
    19.14
     
    46,943
    7.38
    3. Stroke
    11,025
    8.00
     
    39,571
    6.23
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,869
    2.81
     
    5,986
    0.94
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,636
    2.64
     
    27,140
    4.27
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,789
    2.02
     
    68,854
    10.83
    7. Lung Cancers
    1,855
    1.35
     
    1,584
    0.25
    8. Breast Cancer
    1,613
    1.17
     
    7,654
    1.20
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,534
    1.11
     
    3,456
    0.54
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    1,409
    1.02
     
    20,000
    3.15
    11. Liver Disease
    1,349
    0.98
     
    14,213
    2.24
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,348
    0.98
     
    2,884
    0.45
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,289
    0.94
     
    13,005
    2.05
    14. Asthma
    1,287
    0.93
     
    6,269
    0.99
    15. Lung Disease
    1,159
    0.84
     
    8,017
    1.26
    16. Low Birth Weight
    1,125
    0.82
     
    23,091
    3.63
    17. Lymphomas
    1,088
    0.79
     
    2,981
    0.47
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    915
    0.66
     
    54,357
    8.55
    19. Leukemia
    892
    0.65
     
    3,442
    0.54
    20. Kidney Disease
    856
    0.62
     
    4,875
    0.77
    21. Other Injuries
    773
    0.56
     
    13,143
    2.07
    22. Stomach Cancer
    746
    0.54
     
    1,545
    0.24
    23. Bladder Cancer
    662
    0.48
     
    935
    0.15
    24. Other Neoplasms
    581
    0.42
     
    2,532
    0.40
    25. Liver Cancer
    552
    0.40
     
    1,040
    0.16
    26. Hypertension
    511
    0.37
     
    11,050
    1.74
    27. Suicide
    495
    0.36
     
    8,348
    1.31
    28. Birth Trauma
    494
    0.36
     
    28,958
    4.56
    29. Prostate Cancer
    487
    0.35
     
    1,335
    0.21
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    482
    0.35
     
    518
    0.08
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    469
    0.34
     
    7,538
    1.19
    32. Violence
    463
    0.34
     
    7,552
    1.19
    33. Falls
    335
    0.24
     
    8,437
    1.33
    34. Maternal Conditions
    328
    0.24
     
    13,735
    2.16
    35. Hepatitis B
    283
    0.21
     
    1,301
    0.20
    36. Ovary Cancer
    274
    0.20
     
    2,296
    0.36
    37. Oral Cancer
    261
    0.19
     
    1,277
    0.20
    38. Meningitis
    246
    0.18
     
    17,774
    2.80
    39. Drownings
    183
    0.13
     
    6,568
    1.03
    40. Fires
    159
    0.12
     
    5,756
    0.91
    41. Drug Use
    149
    0.11
     
    537
    0.08
    42. Measles
    136
    0.10
     
    25,103
    3.95
    43. Poisonings
    136
    0.10
     
    2,475
    0.39
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    135
    0.10
     
    1,628
    0.26
    45. Malnutrition
    128
    0.09
     
    9,120
    1.43
    46. Pertussis
    116
    0.08
     
    4,680
    0.74
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    114
    0.08
     
    1,985
    0.31
    48. Epilepsy
    100
    0.07
     
    5,653
    0.89
    49. Cervical Cancer
    96
    0.07
     
    4,986
    0.78
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    85
    0.06
     
    3,842
    0.60
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Syria SYRIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    26.98
    11
     
    25.69
    16
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.49
    71
     
    3.18
    146
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.26
    47
     
    6.66
    109
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.63
    123
     
    6.62
    154
    5. Lymphomas
    9.46
    5
     
    5.22
    88
    6. Leukemia
    6.86
    3
     
    5.64
    10
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.82
    73
     
    3.10
    151
    8. Bladder Cancer
    6.58
    5
     
    2.05
    85
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    97
     
    1.99
    177
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.58
    83
     
    8.19
    7
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.40
    76
     
    1.09
    158
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    109
     
    2.31
    114
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    172
     
    18.76
    38
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.34
    125
     
    0.95
    159
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    141
     
    3.40
    66
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    155
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
     
    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.