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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 Lebanon 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.

Lebanon
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   Lebanon LEBANON
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
           
    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
     
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    59
    55
    59
    1970
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
     
    62.8
    66.9
    64.8
    61
    61
    62
    1980
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
     
    64.4
    69.1
    66.7
    66
    71
    72
    1990
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
     
    66.6
    71.2
    68.8
    68
    83
    80
    2000
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
     
    71.2
    74.3
    72.7
    44
    77
    53
    2010
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
     
    73.6
    76.3
    74.9
    41
    80
    57
    2016
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
     
    75.1
    77.7
    76.3
    41
    79
    57
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    75.1
    77.7
    41
    79
    Age 5
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    75.6
    78.2
    46
    85
    Age 10
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    75.6
    78.2
    46
    85
    Age 15
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    75.7
    78.3
    46
    85
    Age 20
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    75.8
    78.4
    46
    87
    Age 25
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    76.0
    78.5
    47
    87
    Age 30
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    76.1
    78.7
    48
    86
    Age 35
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    76.3
    78.9
    51
    88
    Age 40
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    76.5
    79.1
    54
    88
    Age 45
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    76.8
    79.4
    61
    90
    Age 50
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    77.2
    79.8
    67
    88
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    77.9
    80.3
    70
    91
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    78.8
    81.0
    73
    93
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    80.0
    81.9
    76
    95
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    81.6
    83.2
    78
    95
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    83.7
    84.9
    85
    96
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    86.3
    87.2
    90
    102
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
    89.5
    90.1
    101
    102
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. War
    353.12
    1
    4.15
    12
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    256.78
    12
    214.24
    20
    3. Stroke
    106.07
    60
    56.01
    127
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    42.39
    9
    41.44
    10
    5. Breast Cancer
    26.98
    11
    25.08
    17
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.83
    54
    19.22
    86
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.17
    118
    8.57
    172
    8. Lung Cancers
    17.49
    71
    16.37
    74
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.26
    47
    8.63
    85
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.62
    146
    33.93
    73
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.37
    20
    5.67
    90
    12. Liver Disease
    12.22
    111
    11.68
    118
    13. Lung Disease
    11.71
    164
    17.28
    137
    14. Prostate Cancer
    11.63
    123
    17.42
    81
    15. Asthma
    11.39
    54
    4.40
    92
    16. Lymphomas
    9.46
    5
    10.06
    3
    17. Kidney Disease
    8.27
    142
    16.97
    79
    18. Leukemia
    6.86
    3
    4.54
    55
    19. Stomach Cancer
    6.82
    73
    4.15
    125
    20. Bladder Cancer
    6.58
    5
    6.33
    6
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    6.03
    128
    6.22
    126
    22. Other Injuries
    5.20
    141
    2.78
    180
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    97
    2.20
    174
    24. Hypertension
    5.09
    153
    7.55
    135
    25. Other Neoplasms
    4.96
    22
    4.77
    25
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.58
    83
    4.84
    76
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.55
    122
    4.39
    124
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.40
    76
    2.69
    109
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.89
    86
    1.06
    143
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    3.68
    123
    3.53
    127
    31. Suicide
    3.15
    168
    3.07
    171
    32. Violence
    2.85
    127
    4.06
    109
    33. Falls
    2.55
    150
    11.11
    41
    34. Hepatitis B
    2.54
    15
    0.34
    106
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    109
    1.06
    172
    36. Birth Trauma
    2.00
    114
    1.53
    126
    37. Maternal Conditions
    1.90
    77
    0.46
    115
    38. Meningitis
    1.61
    82
    0.66
    119
    39. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    172
    1.70
    168
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.34
    125
    1.61
    112
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    141
    0.71
    170
    42. Fires
    1.10
    114
    1.37
    104
    43. Malnutrition
    1.08
    102
    0.27
    139
    44. Drug Use
    1.04
    106
    1.41
    84
    45. Drownings
    1.03
    151
    0.86
    158
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.95
    138
    0.87
    142
    47. Poisonings
    0.92
    86
    0.43
    130
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    160
    1.29
    143
    49. Epilepsy
    0.66
    171
    1.10
    141
    50. Skin Disease
    0.62
    142
    1.79
    91
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    61,749
    44.82
    250
    0.74
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    26,377
    19.14
    12,461
    36.85
    3. Stroke
    11,025
    8.00
    3,288
    9.72
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,869
    2.81
    2,470
    7.31
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,636
    2.64
    1,129
    3.34
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,789
    2.02
    499
    1.48
    7. Lung Cancers
    1,855
    1.35
    931
    2.75
    8. Breast Cancer
    1,613
    1.17
    692
    2.05
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,534
    1.11
    497
    1.47
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    1,409
    1.02
    336
    0.99
    11. Liver Disease
    1,349
    0.98
    671
    1.98
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,348
    0.98
    330
    0.98
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,289
    0.94
    1,972
    5.83
    14. Asthma
    1,287
    0.93
    256
    0.76
    15. Lung Disease
    1,159
    0.84
    1,011
    2.99
    16. Low Birth Weight
    1,125
    0.82
    228
    0.67
    17. Lymphomas
    1,088
    0.79
    579
    1.71
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    915
    0.66
    60
    0.18
    19. Leukemia
    892
    0.65
    261
    0.77
    20. Kidney Disease
    856
    0.62
    983
    2.91
    21. Other Injuries
    773
    0.56
    161
    0.48
    22. Stomach Cancer
    746
    0.54
    239
    0.71
    23. Bladder Cancer
    662
    0.48
    368
    1.09
    24. Other Neoplasms
    581
    0.42
    273
    0.81
    25. Liver Cancer
    552
    0.40
    125
    0.37
    26. Hypertension
    511
    0.37
    442
    1.31
    27. Suicide
    495
    0.36
    182
    0.54
    28. Birth Trauma
    494
    0.36
    79
    0.23
    29. Prostate Cancer
    487
    0.35
    502
    1.48
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    482
    0.35
    152
    0.45
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    469
    0.34
    206
    0.61
    32. Violence
    463
    0.34
    246
    0.73
    33. Falls
    335
    0.24
    659
    1.95
    34. Maternal Conditions
    328
    0.24
    28
    0.08
    35. Hepatitis B
    283
    0.21
    19
    0.06
    36. Ovary Cancer
    274
    0.20
    135
    0.40
    37. Oral Cancer
    261
    0.19
    61
    0.18
    38. Meningitis
    246
    0.18
    39
    0.12
    39. Drownings
    183
    0.13
    50
    0.15
    40. Fires
    159
    0.12
    81
    0.24
    41. Drug Use
    149
    0.11
    82
    0.24
    42. Measles
    136
    0.10
    0
    0.00
    43. Poisonings
    136
    0.10
    25
    0.07
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    135
    0.10
    41
    0.12
    45. Malnutrition
    128
    0.09
    16
    0.05
    46. Pertussis
    116
    0.08
    8
    0.02
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    114
    0.08
    50
    0.15
    48. Epilepsy
    100
    0.07
    65
    0.19
    49. Cervical Cancer
    96
    0.07
    47
    0.14
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    85
    0.06
    76
    0.22
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    26.98
    11
    25.08
    17
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.49
    71
    16.37
    74
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.26
    47
    8.63
    85
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.63
    123
    17.42
    81
    5. Lymphomas
    9.46
    5
    10.06
    3
    6. Leukemia
    6.86
    3
    4.54
    55
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.82
    73
    4.15
    125
    8. Bladder Cancer
    6.58
    5
    6.33
    6
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.16
    97
    2.20
    174
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.58
    83
    4.84
    76
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.40
    76
    2.69
    109
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.38
    109
    1.06
    172
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.59
    172
    1.70
    168
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.34
    125
    1.61
    112
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.26
    141
    0.71
    170
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.55
    155
    0.70
    144
    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.