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Thailand
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 Macedonia 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 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 Thailand and Afghanistan 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.

Afghanistan
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 Macedonia 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 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
Thailand Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    53.4
    57.0
    55.1
    77
    78
    77
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    57.4
    62.1
    59.7
    84
    84
    83
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    60.9
    67.1
    63.9
    89
    82
    85
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    63.6
    70.6
    67.0
    101
    88
    96
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    67.8
    74.6
    71.1
    83
    72
    79
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    70.9
    77.1
    73.9
    74
    68
    70
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    71.8
    79.3
    75.5
    77
    51
    69
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.8
    79.3
    77
    51
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    72.7
    80.1
    81
    52
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    72.9
    80.2
    81
    52
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    73.0
    80.3
    80
    52
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    73.5
    80.4
    80
    51
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    74.0
    80.6
    78
    49
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    74.7
    80.8
    77
    48
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    75.4
    81.1
    67
    46
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    76.3
    81.5
    62
    45
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.8
    55
    46
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.3
    55
    47
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    79.1
    82.9
    48
    48
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.6
    46
    47
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.6
    47
    49
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    83.5
    85.8
    46
    50
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    85.6
    87.4
    46
    48
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.4
    38
    46
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.1
    23
    32
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.19
    158
    263.34
    11
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.87
    57
    64.21
    61
    3. Stroke
    62.45
    124
    154.41
    14
    4. Kidney Disease
    32.92
    19
    32.37
    21
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.04
    90
    23.82
    106
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    28.28
    44
    18.73
    90
    7. Lung Disease
    25.82
    67
    37.62
    27
    8. Liver Cancer
    23.22
    8
    6.08
    76
    9. Lung Cancers
    22.41
    48
    7.75
    114
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.84
    56
    24.53
    43
    11. Liver Disease
    20.76
    68
    24.85
    55
    12. HIV/AIDS
    20.28
    51
    1.55
    113
    13. Suicide
    12.89
    44
    6.92
    129
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.72
    138
    25.76
    15
    15. Cervical Cancer
    9.89
    80
    7.51
    97
    16. Tuberculosis
    9.74
    75
    83.56
    13
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.93
    83
    5.27
    129
    18. Other Injuries
    8.07
    95
    38.08
    1
    19. Asthma
    7.76
    76
    19.26
    17
    20. Falls
    7.76
    58
    13.44
    24
    21. Drownings
    7.67
    40
    11.89
    14
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    6.83
    119
    12.02
    40
    23. Low Birth Weight
    5.17
    114
    24.58
    13
    24. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    163
    5.09
    162
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    4.94
    101
    7.56
    66
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.89
    109
    7.38
    59
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.85
    42
    8.53
    9
    28. Lymphomas
    4.43
    107
    6.62
    49
    29. Leukemia
    4.38
    63
    2.75
    129
    30. Violence
    3.65
    117
    8.34
    68
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.62
    89
    22.93
    53
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.43
    127
    4.12
    94
    33. Hypertension
    3.24
    168
    16.62
    65
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.87
    86
    6.98
    7
    35. Alcohol
    2.83
    40
    0.83
    134
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.82
    158
    14.79
    22
    37. Meningitis
    2.68
    68
    7.94
    40
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.59
    88
    10.76
    14
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.50
    36
    1.54
    88
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    120
    1.54
    141
    41. Fires
    1.95
    81
    1.98
    80
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    104
    3.06
    56
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.57
    125
    18.51
    18
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.38
    139
    7.66
    29
    45. Skin Disease
    1.21
    111
    2.47
    70
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.20
    141
    4.62
    21
    47. Epilepsy
    1.05
    146
    3.57
    46
    48. Drug Use
    0.86
    121
    0.61
    146
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.70
    153
    4.39
    47
    50. Encephalitis
    0.68
    84
    0.64
    88
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    63,151
    12.61
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60,321
    12.04
    23,770
    10.16
    3. Stroke
    55,319
    11.04
    18,204
    7.78
    4. Kidney Disease
    29,130
    5.82
    4,677
    2.00
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    25,929
    5.18
    3,042
    1.30
    6. Lung Disease
    22,808
    4.55
    4,406
    1.88
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    21,539
    4.30
    4,938
    2.11
    8. Liver Cancer
    20,565
    4.11
    793
    0.34
    9. Lung Cancers
    20,003
    3.99
    1,058
    0.45
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19,125
    3.82
    2,076
    0.89
    11. Liver Disease
    18,601
    3.71
    3,804
    1.63
    12. HIV/AIDS
    15,880
    3.17
    348
    0.15
    13. Suicide
    10,863
    2.17
    1,796
    0.77
    14. Tuberculosis
    8,346
    1.67
    13,325
    5.69
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7,886
    1.57
    824
    0.35
    16. Asthma
    6,808
    1.36
    2,874
    1.23
    17. Falls
    6,743
    1.35
    4,299
    1.84
    18. Other Injuries
    6,541
    1.31
    12,476
    5.33
    19. Drownings
    5,944
    1.19
    4,649
    1.99
    20. Breast Cancer
    5,306
    1.06
    2,008
    0.86
    21. Cervical Cancer
    4,471
    0.89
    602
    0.26
    22. Oral Cancer
    4,272
    0.85
    1,202
    0.51
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,147
    0.83
    1,164
    0.50
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3,972
    0.79
    2,449
    1.05
    25. Lymphomas
    3,795
    0.76
    1,283
    0.55
    26. Leukemia
    3,287
    0.66
    796
    0.34
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3,194
    0.64
    6,096
    2.60
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,888
    0.58
    12,146
    5.19
    29. Hypertension
    2,872
    0.57
    1,832
    0.78
    30. Violence
    2,720
    0.54
    2,272
    0.97
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2,546
    0.51
    1,076
    0.46
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2,534
    0.51
    1,853
    0.79
    33. Alcohol
    2,487
    0.50
    159
    0.07
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,328
    0.46
    1,351
    0.58
    35. Low Birth Weight
    2,217
    0.44
    13,733
    5.87
    36. Meningitis
    2,203
    0.44
    3,551
    1.52
    37. Skin Cancers
    2,200
    0.44
    186
    0.08
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1,993
    0.40
    193
    0.08
    39. Prostate Cancer
    1,990
    0.40
    222
    0.09
    40. Fires
    1,626
    0.32
    587
    0.25
    41. Ovary Cancer
    1,539
    0.31
    310
    0.13
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1,500
    0.30
    353
    0.15
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,221
    0.24
    1,163
    0.50
    44. Skin Disease
    1,046
    0.21
    343
    0.15
    45. Epilepsy
    813
    0.16
    1,239
    0.53
    46. Drug Use
    674
    0.13
    127
    0.05
    47. Birth Trauma
    672
    0.13
    10,342
    4.42
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    603
    0.12
    781
    0.33
    49. Uterin Cancer
    549
    0.11
    333
    0.14
    50. Encephalitis
    504
    0.10
    187
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    23.22
    8
    6.08
    76
    2. Lung Cancers
    22.41
    48
    7.75
    114
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.72
    138
    25.76
    15
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.89
    80
    7.51
    97
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.93
    83
    5.27
    129
    6. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    163
    5.09
    162
    7. Oral Cancer
    4.85
    42
    8.53
    9
    8. Lymphomas
    4.43
    107
    6.62
    49
    9. Leukemia
    4.38
    63
    2.75
    129
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.43
    127
    4.12
    94
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.82
    158
    14.79
    22
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.59
    88
    10.76
    14
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.50
    36
    1.54
    88
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    120
    1.54
    141
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    104
    3.06
    56
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.20
    141
    4.62
    21
    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.