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Thailand
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Thailand and Sri Lanka 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.

Sri Lanka
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
Thailand Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    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
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    57.4
    62.1
    59.7
    84
    84
    83
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    60.9
    67.1
    63.9
    89
    82
    85
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    63.6
    70.6
    67.0
    101
    88
    96
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    67.8
    74.6
    71.1
    83
    72
    79
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    70.9
    77.1
    73.9
    74
    68
    70
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    71.8
    79.3
    75.5
    77
    51
    69
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.8
    79.3
    77
    51
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    72.7
    80.1
    81
    52
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    72.9
    80.2
    81
    52
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    73.0
    80.3
    80
    52
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    73.5
    80.4
    80
    51
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    74.0
    80.6
    78
    49
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    74.7
    80.8
    77
    48
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    75.4
    81.1
    67
    46
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    76.3
    81.5
    62
    45
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    77.1
    81.8
    55
    46
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    78.1
    82.3
    55
    47
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    79.1
    82.9
    48
    48
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    80.4
    83.6
    46
    47
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    81.8
    84.6
    47
    49
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    83.5
    85.8
    46
    50
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    85.6
    87.4
    46
    48
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.4
    38
    46
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.1
    23
    32
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.19
    158
    126.95
    73
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.87
    57
    24.00
    115
    3. Stroke
    62.45
    124
    73.82
    110
    4. Kidney Disease
    32.92
    19
    22.26
    48
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.04
    90
    49.34
    40
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    28.28
    44
    16.33
    98
    7. Lung Disease
    25.82
    67
    21.58
    99
    8. Liver Cancer
    23.22
    8
    3.11
    157
    9. Lung Cancers
    22.41
    48
    5.90
    130
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.84
    56
    18.69
    85
    11. Liver Disease
    20.76
    68
    21.18
    67
    12. HIV/AIDS
    20.28
    51
    0.61
    128
    13. Suicide
    12.89
    44
    34.64
    1
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.72
    138
    9.87
    156
    15. Cervical Cancer
    9.89
    80
    4.82
    128
    16. Tuberculosis
    9.74
    75
    5.06
    92
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.93
    83
    1.97
    180
    18. Other Injuries
    8.07
    95
    8.91
    82
    19. Asthma
    7.76
    76
    32.23
    2
    20. Falls
    7.76
    58
    9.61
    48
    21. Drownings
    7.67
    40
    6.41
    52
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    6.83
    119
    6.84
    118
    23. Low Birth Weight
    5.17
    114
    3.60
    139
    24. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    163
    2.08
    175
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    4.94
    101
    2.62
    149
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.89
    109
    4.61
    118
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.85
    42
    7.81
    12
    28. Lymphomas
    4.43
    107
    2.67
    146
    29. Leukemia
    4.38
    63
    3.59
    106
    30. Violence
    3.65
    117
    3.15
    122
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.62
    89
    2.59
    107
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.43
    127
    3.58
    123
    33. Hypertension
    3.24
    168
    10.13
    111
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.87
    86
    0.33
    172
    35. Alcohol
    2.83
    40
    1.40
    104
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.82
    158
    5.05
    107
    37. Meningitis
    2.68
    68
    2.28
    70
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.59
    88
    5.15
    38
    39. Skin Cancers
    2.50
    36
    0.93
    128
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    120
    0.66
    174
    41. Fires
    1.95
    81
    2.37
    75
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    104
    0.91
    160
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.57
    125
    1.35
    129
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.38
    139
    0.49
    174
    45. Skin Disease
    1.21
    111
    0.32
    162
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.20
    141
    0.35
    179
    47. Epilepsy
    1.05
    146
    1.90
    81
    48. Drug Use
    0.86
    121
    0.83
    125
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.70
    153
    1.94
    92
    50. Encephalitis
    0.68
    84
    1.74
    24
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    63,151
    12.61
    28,554
    22.52
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    60,321
    12.04
    5,284
    4.17
    3. Stroke
    55,319
    11.04
    16,198
    12.78
    4. Kidney Disease
    29,130
    5.82
    4,961
    3.91
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    25,929
    5.18
    11,089
    8.75
    6. Lung Disease
    22,808
    4.55
    4,813
    3.80
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    21,539
    4.30
    3,554
    2.80
    8. Liver Cancer
    20,565
    4.11
    715
    0.56
    9. Lung Cancers
    20,003
    3.99
    1,364
    1.08
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19,125
    3.82
    4,006
    3.16
    11. Liver Disease
    18,601
    3.71
    4,837
    3.82
    12. HIV/AIDS
    15,880
    3.17
    128
    0.10
    13. Suicide
    10,863
    2.17
    7,319
    5.77
    14. Tuberculosis
    8,346
    1.67
    1,153
    0.91
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7,886
    1.57
    446
    0.35
    16. Asthma
    6,808
    1.36
    7,160
    5.65
    17. Falls
    6,743
    1.35
    2,103
    1.66
    18. Other Injuries
    6,541
    1.31
    1,900
    1.50
    19. Drownings
    5,944
    1.19
    1,336
    1.05
    20. Breast Cancer
    5,306
    1.06
    1,239
    0.98
    21. Cervical Cancer
    4,471
    0.89
    605
    0.48
    22. Oral Cancer
    4,272
    0.85
    1,772
    1.40
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,147
    0.83
    1,021
    0.81
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3,972
    0.79
    585
    0.46
    25. Lymphomas
    3,795
    0.76
    604
    0.48
    26. Leukemia
    3,287
    0.66
    781
    0.62
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3,194
    0.64
    1,309
    1.03
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,888
    0.58
    553
    0.44
    29. Hypertension
    2,872
    0.57
    2,271
    1.79
    30. Violence
    2,720
    0.54
    649
    0.51
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2,546
    0.51
    68
    0.05
    32. Stomach Cancer
    2,534
    0.51
    1,148
    0.91
    33. Alcohol
    2,487
    0.50
    317
    0.25
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,328
    0.46
    1,191
    0.94
    35. Low Birth Weight
    2,217
    0.44
    667
    0.53
    36. Meningitis
    2,203
    0.44
    497
    0.39
    37. Skin Cancers
    2,200
    0.44
    212
    0.17
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1,993
    0.40
    151
    0.12
    39. Prostate Cancer
    1,990
    0.40
    197
    0.16
    40. Fires
    1,626
    0.32
    503
    0.40
    41. Ovary Cancer
    1,539
    0.31
    454
    0.36
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1,500
    0.30
    205
    0.16
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,221
    0.24
    108
    0.09
    44. Skin Disease
    1,046
    0.21
    70
    0.06
    45. Epilepsy
    813
    0.16
    406
    0.32
    46. Drug Use
    674
    0.13
    178
    0.14
    47. Birth Trauma
    672
    0.13
    250
    0.20
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    603
    0.12
    433
    0.34
    49. Uterin Cancer
    549
    0.11
    44
    0.03
    50. Encephalitis
    504
    0.10
    381
    0.30
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Thailand THAILAND   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    23.22
    8
    3.11
    157
    2. Lung Cancers
    22.41
    48
    5.90
    130
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.72
    138
    9.87
    156
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.89
    80
    4.82
    128
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.93
    83
    1.97
    180
    6. Prostate Cancer
    5.09
    163
    2.08
    175
    7. Oral Cancer
    4.85
    42
    7.81
    12
    8. Lymphomas
    4.43
    107
    2.67
    146
    9. Leukemia
    4.38
    63
    3.59
    106
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.43
    127
    3.58
    123
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.82
    158
    5.05
    107
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.59
    88
    5.15
    38
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.50
    36
    0.93
    128
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    2.23
    120
    0.66
    174
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    104
    0.91
    160
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.20
    141
    0.35
    179
    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.