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Syria
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Syria and Gambia 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.

Gambia
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
Syria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. War
    403.57
    1
    0.00
    117
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    298.18
    9
    215.63
    26
    3. Stroke
    54.11
    118
    109.72
    46
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    41.30
    15
    36.34
    28
    5. Breast Cancer
    28.20
    9
    5.57
    178
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.43
    58
    47.51
    4
    7. Kidney Disease
    21.29
    66
    23.99
    50
    8. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    2.57
    153
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    1.73
    182
    10. Lung Disease
    14.58
    146
    37.69
    33
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.35
    138
    146.71
    9
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.02
    143
    31.97
    82
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    7.87
    149
    14. Liver Disease
    11.35
    115
    37.43
    19
    15. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    4.72
    113
    16. Asthma
    7.27
    69
    13.27
    31
    17. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    0.84
    181
    18. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    1.08
    160
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.80
    74
    63.75
    33
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    2.03
    177
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    6.18
    122
    12.99
    11
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.69
    104
    16.69
    35
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    26.77
    5
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.97
    25
    3.20
    73
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    1.52
    180
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.61
    110
    5.89
    79
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    1.59
    148
    28. Hypertension
    4.28
    157
    10.37
    107
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.18
    102
    11.00
    24
    30. Other Injuries
    4.13
    150
    17.03
    19
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.95
    50
    2.60
    72
    32. Violence
    2.93
    124
    9.74
    52
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.46
    99
    17.24
    19
    34. Suicide
    2.44
    176
    9.99
    77
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.59
    167
    36. Falls
    2.15
    162
    23.11
    4
    37. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    77
    30.51
    10
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.62
    97
    4.71
    42
    39. Meningitis
    1.53
    79
    27.25
    10
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    18.41
    35
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    0.99
    164
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    1.02
    163
    43. Drug Use
    1.07
    95
    1.69
    60
    44. Fires
    0.97
    116
    6.34
    25
    45. Drownings
    0.82
    158
    7.13
    32
    46. Malnutrition
    0.80
    108
    24.18
    19
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.71
    165
    6.74
    44
    48. Syphilis
    0.70
    62
    2.11
    33
    49. Appendicitis
    0.60
    84
    2.68
    14
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    175
    3.83
    25
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    69,275
    48.55
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    29,566
    20.72
    1,207
    8.66
    3. Stroke
    5,682
    3.98
    685
    4.92
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,691
    2.59
    143
    1.03
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,528
    2.47
    657
    4.72
    6. Kidney Disease
    2,213
    1.55
    192
    1.38
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,007
    1.41
    1,619
    11.62
    8. Lung Cancers
    1,798
    1.26
    19
    0.14
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,691
    1.19
    21
    0.15
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,587
    1.11
    14
    0.10
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,565
    1.10
    883
    6.34
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,451
    1.02
    470
    3.37
    13. Lung Disease
    1,430
    1.00
    218
    1.56
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,353
    0.95
    682
    4.90
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,322
    0.93
    202
    1.45
    16. Liver Disease
    1,250
    0.88
    325
    2.33
    17. Lymphomas
    1,105
    0.77
    39
    0.28
    18. Leukemia
    889
    0.62
    9
    0.06
    19. Asthma
    766
    0.54
    98
    0.70
    20. Stomach Cancer
    732
    0.51
    14
    0.10
    21. Bladder Cancer
    682
    0.48
    7
    0.05
    22. Birth Trauma
    584
    0.41
    704
    5.05
    23. Other Injuries
    582
    0.41
    265
    1.90
    24. Other Neoplasms
    579
    0.41
    30
    0.22
    25. Liver Cancer
    560
    0.39
    252
    1.81
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    516
    0.36
    194
    1.39
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    511
    0.36
    51
    0.37
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    495
    0.35
    12
    0.09
    29. Prostate Cancer
    488
    0.34
    19
    0.14
    30. Violence
    453
    0.32
    189
    1.36
    31. Hypertension
    422
    0.30
    64
    0.46
    32. Suicide
    357
    0.25
    105
    0.75
    33. Maternal Conditions
    310
    0.22
    527
    3.78
    34. Ovary Cancer
    279
    0.20
    7
    0.05
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    271
    0.19
    12
    0.09
    36. Falls
    267
    0.19
    158
    1.13
    37. Oral Cancer
    262
    0.18
    11
    0.08
    38. Meningitis
    241
    0.17
    399
    2.86
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.15
    36
    0.26
    40. Syphilis
    166
    0.12
    83
    0.60
    41. Drownings
    148
    0.10
    127
    0.91
    42. Drug Use
    147
    0.10
    21
    0.15
    43. Fires
    142
    0.10
    85
    0.61
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.09
    8
    0.06
    45. Malnutrition
    117
    0.08
    428
    3.07
    46. Cervical Cancer
    91
    0.06
    62
    0.45
    47. Epilepsy
    86
    0.06
    59
    0.42
    48. Appendicitis
    76
    0.05
    24
    0.17
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    73
    0.05
    54
    0.39
    50. Uterin Cancer
    71
    0.05
    4
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    28.20
    9
    5.57
    178
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    2.57
    153
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    1.73
    182
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    7.87
    149
    5. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    4.72
    113
    6. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    0.84
    181
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    1.08
    160
    8. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    2.03
    177
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    26.77
    5
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    1.52
    180
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    1.59
    148
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.59
    167
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    18.41
    35
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    0.99
    164
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    1.02
    163
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.57
    166
    1.67
    85
    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.