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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
    403.57
    1
    0.30
    36
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    298.18
    9
    229.34
    21
    3. Stroke
    54.11
    118
    32.84
    148
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    41.30
    15
    56.14
    2
    5. Breast Cancer
    28.20
    9
    26.00
    14
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.43
    58
    18.33
    84
    7. Kidney Disease
    21.29
    66
    15.43
    91
    8. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    16.96
    73
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    8.87
    85
    10. Lung Disease
    14.58
    146
    17.69
    127
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.35
    138
    10.13
    156
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.02
    143
    30.97
    86
    13. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    18.86
    71
    14. Liver Disease
    11.35
    115
    14.14
    96
    15. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    10.28
    4
    16. Asthma
    7.27
    69
    3.52
    90
    17. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    4.50
    52
    18. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    6.64
    5
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6.80
    74
    1.87
    111
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    4.39
    117
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    6.18
    122
    4.63
    138
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.69
    104
    3.06
    145
    23. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    2.29
    174
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.97
    25
    4.62
    32
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    4.96
    71
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.61
    110
    5.78
    83
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    2.76
    110
    28. Hypertension
    4.28
    157
    7.19
    137
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.18
    102
    3.83
    113
    30. Other Injuries
    4.13
    150
    2.90
    176
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    2.95
    50
    4.74
    4
    32. Violence
    2.93
    124
    4.33
    104
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.46
    99
    1.03
    136
    34. Suicide
    2.44
    176
    3.25
    167
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.20
    179
    36. Falls
    2.15
    162
    3.31
    131
    37. Maternal Conditions
    1.86
    77
    0.44
    114
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.62
    97
    0.94
    140
    39. Meningitis
    1.53
    79
    0.76
    109
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    1.75
    166
    41. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    1.68
    112
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    0.75
    173
    43. Drug Use
    1.07
    95
    1.59
    62
    44. Fires
    0.97
    116
    1.47
    98
    45. Drownings
    0.82
    158
    1.14
    148
    46. Malnutrition
    0.80
    108
    0.27
    135
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.71
    165
    1.17
    144
    48. Syphilis
    0.70
    62
    0.04
    124
    49. Appendicitis
    0.60
    84
    0.35
    107
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    175
    0.95
    143
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Syria SYRIA   Lebanon LEBANON
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    69,275
    48.55
    19
    0.05
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    29,566
    20.72
    13,844
    39.51
    3. Stroke
    5,682
    3.98
    1,985
    5.67
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,691
    2.59
    3,428
    9.78
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,528
    2.47
    1,120
    3.20
    6. Kidney Disease
    2,213
    1.55
    928
    2.65
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,007
    1.41
    609
    1.74
    8. Lung Cancers
    1,798
    1.26
    1,009
    2.88
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,691
    1.19
    741
    2.11
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,587
    1.11
    533
    1.52
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,565
    1.10
    112
    0.32
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,451
    1.02
    260
    0.74
    13. Lung Disease
    1,430
    1.00
    1,075
    3.07
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,353
    0.95
    168
    0.48
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,322
    0.93
    1,886
    5.38
    16. Liver Disease
    1,250
    0.88
    850
    2.43
    17. Lymphomas
    1,105
    0.77
    617
    1.76
    18. Leukemia
    889
    0.62
    268
    0.76
    19. Asthma
    766
    0.54
    213
    0.61
    20. Stomach Cancer
    732
    0.51
    263
    0.75
    21. Bladder Cancer
    682
    0.48
    401
    1.14
    22. Birth Trauma
    584
    0.41
    57
    0.16
    23. Other Injuries
    582
    0.41
    173
    0.49
    24. Other Neoplasms
    579
    0.41
    274
    0.78
    25. Liver Cancer
    560
    0.39
    136
    0.39
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    516
    0.36
    232
    0.66
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    511
    0.36
    350
    1.00
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    495
    0.35
    162
    0.46
    29. Prostate Cancer
    488
    0.34
    545
    1.56
    30. Violence
    453
    0.32
    271
    0.77
    31. Hypertension
    422
    0.30
    434
    1.24
    32. Suicide
    357
    0.25
    199
    0.57
    33. Maternal Conditions
    310
    0.22
    28
    0.08
    34. Ovary Cancer
    279
    0.20
    143
    0.41
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    271
    0.19
    296
    0.84
    36. Falls
    267
    0.19
    199
    0.57
    37. Oral Cancer
    262
    0.18
    71
    0.20
    38. Meningitis
    241
    0.17
    46
    0.13
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    209
    0.15
    57
    0.16
    40. Syphilis
    166
    0.12
    2
    0.01
    41. Drownings
    148
    0.10
    68
    0.19
    42. Drug Use
    147
    0.10
    97
    0.28
    43. Fires
    142
    0.10
    89
    0.25
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.09
    45
    0.13
    45. Malnutrition
    117
    0.08
    16
    0.05
    46. Cervical Cancer
    91
    0.06
    49
    0.14
    47. Epilepsy
    86
    0.06
    58
    0.17
    48. Appendicitis
    76
    0.05
    21
    0.06
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    73
    0.05
    71
    0.20
    50. Uterin Cancer
    71
    0.05
    50
    0.14
    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
    28.20
    9
    26.00
    14
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.04
    72
    16.96
    73
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    32
    8.87
    85
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.93
    128
    18.86
    71
    5. Lymphomas
    9.71
    5
    10.28
    4
    6. Leukemia
    7.04
    3
    4.50
    52
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.83
    3
    6.64
    5
    8. Stomach Cancer
    6.78
    73
    4.39
    117
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.25
    96
    2.29
    174
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    82
    4.96
    71
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    4.54
    73
    2.76
    110
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.41
    118
    1.20
    179
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    174
    1.75
    166
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.31
    137
    1.68
    112
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.27
    148
    0.75
    173
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.57
    166
    0.78
    147
    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.