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Syria
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 Syria and Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
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   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Syria SYRIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    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
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. War
    403.57
    1
    0.00
    129
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    298.18
    9
    55.30
    164
    3. Stroke
    54.11
    118
    65.41
    100
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    41.30
    15
    17.74
    129
    5. Breast Cancer
    28.20
    9
    21.67
    31
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.43
    58
    8.15
    131
    7. Kidney Disease
    21.29
    66
    19.47
    75
    8. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    15.26
    80
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    11.11
    68
    10. Lung Disease
    14.58
    146
    13.44
    158
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.35
    138
    14.23
    139
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.02
    143
    64.57
    21
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    53.57
    9
    14. Liver Disease
    11.35
    115
    5.58
    163
    15. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    8.09
    16
    16. Asthma
    7.27
    69
    2.41
    110
    17. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    4.40
    59
    18. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    1.73
    108
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.80
    74
    1.22
    130
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    7.86
    66
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    6.18
    122
    6.93
    107
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.69
    104
    12.02
    60
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    2.81
    168
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.97
    25
    4.43
    38
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    3.88
    116
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.61
    110
    5.15
    100
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    3.22
    103
    28. Hypertension
    4.28
    157
    12.80
    88
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.18
    102
    4.98
    89
    30. Other Injuries
    4.13
    150
    3.27
    169
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.95
    50
    1.69
    134
    32. Violence
    2.93
    124
    38.00
    6
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.46
    99
    3.40
    84
    34. Suicide
    2.44
    176
    2.04
    179
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.59
    166
    36. Falls
    2.15
    162
    1.56
    175
    37. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    77
    1.40
    83
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.62
    97
    1.57
    101
    39. Meningitis
    1.53
    79
    0.97
    96
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    14.00
    54
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    4.74
    21
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    2.20
    104
    43. Drug Use
    1.07
    95
    0.28
    172
    44. Fires
    0.97
    116
    0.95
    117
    45. Drownings
    0.82
    158
    0.79
    162
    46. Malnutrition
    0.80
    108
    2.08
    81
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.71
    165
    2.62
    100
    48. Syphilis
    0.70
    62
    0.13
    95
    49. Appendicitis
    0.60
    84
    0.37
    103
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    175
    1.31
    115
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Syria SYRIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    69,275
    48.55
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    29,566
    20.72
    2,151
    11.82
    3. Stroke
    5,682
    3.98
    2,479
    13.62
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,691
    2.59
    797
    4.38
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,528
    2.47
    252
    1.38
    6. Kidney Disease
    2,213
    1.55
    686
    3.77
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,007
    1.41
    550
    3.02
    8. Lung Cancers
    1,798
    1.26
    493
    2.71
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,691
    1.19
    360
    1.98
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,587
    1.11
    379
    2.08
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,565
    1.10
    44
    0.24
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,451
    1.02
    166
    0.91
    13. Lung Disease
    1,430
    1.00
    502
    2.76
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,353
    0.95
    279
    1.53
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,322
    0.93
    2,340
    12.86
    16. Liver Disease
    1,250
    0.88
    181
    0.99
    17. Lymphomas
    1,105
    0.77
    259
    1.42
    18. Leukemia
    889
    0.62
    134
    0.74
    19. Asthma
    766
    0.54
    81
    0.45
    20. Stomach Cancer
    732
    0.51
    265
    1.46
    21. Bladder Cancer
    682
    0.48
    62
    0.34
    22. Birth Trauma
    584
    0.41
    79
    0.43
    23. Other Injuries
    582
    0.41
    113
    0.62
    24. Other Neoplasms
    579
    0.41
    146
    0.80
    25. Liver Cancer
    560
    0.39
    91
    0.50
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    516
    0.36
    164
    0.90
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    511
    0.36
    180
    0.99
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    495
    0.35
    110
    0.60
    29. Prostate Cancer
    488
    0.34
    922
    5.07
    30. Violence
    453
    0.32
    1,127
    6.19
    31. Hypertension
    422
    0.30
    502
    2.76
    32. Suicide
    357
    0.25
    62
    0.34
    33. Maternal Conditions
    310
    0.22
    41
    0.23
    34. Ovary Cancer
    279
    0.20
    65
    0.36
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    271
    0.19
    67
    0.37
    36. Falls
    267
    0.19
    60
    0.33
    37. Oral Cancer
    262
    0.18
    51
    0.28
    38. Meningitis
    241
    0.17
    30
    0.16
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.15
    55
    0.30
    40. Syphilis
    166
    0.12
    3
    0.02
    41. Drownings
    148
    0.10
    23
    0.13
    42. Drug Use
    147
    0.10
    9
    0.05
    43. Fires
    142
    0.10
    34
    0.19
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.09
    73
    0.40
    45. Malnutrition
    117
    0.08
    78
    0.43
    46. Cervical Cancer
    91
    0.06
    229
    1.26
    47. Epilepsy
    86
    0.06
    41
    0.23
    48. Appendicitis
    76
    0.05
    12
    0.07
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    73
    0.05
    91
    0.50
    50. Uterin Cancer
    71
    0.05
    78
    0.43
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    28.20
    9
    21.67
    31
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    15.26
    80
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    11.11
    68
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    53.57
    9
    5. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    8.09
    16
    6. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    4.40
    59
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    1.73
    108
    8. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    7.86
    66
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    2.81
    168
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    3.88
    116
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    3.22
    103
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.59
    166
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    14.00
    54
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    4.74
    21
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    2.20
    104
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.57
    166
    0.58
    165
    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.