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Compare Trinidad and Tobago and Cuba 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   Cuba CUBA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.8
    65.7
    63.7
    46
    51
    46
     
    62.6
    65.9
    64.2
    39
    46
    43
    1970
    63.5
    68.0
    65.7
    57
    56
    56
     
    68.5
    71.7
    70.0
    16
    40
    27
    1980
    66.4
    71.2
    68.7
    47
    62
    57
     
    72.2
    75.5
    73.8
    9
    26
    15
    1990
    67.5
    72.4
    69.9
    58
    76
    67
     
    72.9
    76.7
    74.7
    18
    33
    27
    2000
    65.6
    72.8
    69.1
    100
    94
    97
     
    74.9
    78.9
    76.9
    21
    32
    26
    2010
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
     
    75.9
    80.2
    78.0
    32
    35
    32
    2016
    68.2
    75.6
    71.8
    111
    99
    106
     
    76.8
    81.3
    79.0
    33
    35
    33
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   Cuba CUBA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    75.6
    111
    99
     
    76.8
    81.3
    33
    35
    Age 5
    69.6
    76.9
    115
    98
     
    77.2
    81.7
    34
    38
    Age 10
    69.7
    77.0
    116
    99
     
    77.3
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 15
    69.8
    77.1
    117
    100
     
    77.4
    81.8
    34
    38
    Age 20
    70.5
    77.2
    113
    101
     
    77.5
    81.9
    36
    38
    Age 25
    71.7
    77.5
    107
    100
     
    77.7
    82.0
    37
    37
    Age 30
    72.6
    77.7
    102
    100
     
    77.9
    82.1
    36
    37
    Age 35
    73.4
    78.1
    93
    100
     
    78.2
    82.3
    38
    38
    Age 40
    74.1
    78.5
    90
    97
     
    78.5
    82.4
    38
    38
    Age 45
    74.8
    79.0
    89
    94
     
    78.8
    82.7
    37
    37
    Age 50
    75.7
    79.6
    87
    93
     
    79.4
    83.0
    37
    37
    Age 55
    76.8
    80.4
    85
    87
     
    80.1
    83.5
    38
    37
    Age 60
    77.8
    81.2
    86
    88
     
    81.2
    84.2
    37
    36
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.4
    86
    83
     
    82.5
    85.2
    34
    35
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.7
    95
    82
     
    84.3
    86.7
    31
    33
    Age 75
    83.0
    85.4
    118
    84
     
    86.5
    88.4
    22
    23
    Age 80
    85.7
    87.5
    125
    86
     
    88.8
    90.4
    12
    14
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.6
    110
    86
     
    91.6
    92.8
    9
    11
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   Cuba CUBA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    154.33
    45
     
    100.35
    116
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    126.34
    3
     
    12.75
    144
    3. Stroke
    75.02
    107
     
    46.99
    137
    4. Prostate Cancer
    56.27
    6
     
    31.66
    26
    5. Violence
    31.74
    9
     
    4.64
    97
    6. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
     
    17.66
    80
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.74
    107
     
    31.07
    96
    8. Hypertension
    19.72
    55
     
    9.47
    116
    9. Kidney Disease
    17.87
    76
     
    5.66
    166
    10. HIV/AIDS
    17.09
    57
     
    2.67
    101
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
     
    6.50
    109
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
     
    13.59
    52
    13. Lung Disease
    14.10
    152
     
    23.30
    82
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.50
    26
     
    2.43
    153
    15. Suicide
    13.34
    39
     
    10.70
    81
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.52
    113
     
    6.50
    149
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
     
    29.91
    17
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    10.78
    54
     
    4.24
    145
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.61
    79
     
    1.63
    161
    20. Other Injuries
    8.57
    86
     
    9.39
    73
    21. Liver Disease
    8.20
    142
     
    9.09
    135
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.64
    157
     
    21.76
    58
    23. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
     
    3.37
    130
    24. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
     
    6.10
    63
    25. Other Neoplasms
    6.77
    8
     
    3.51
    63
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
     
    4.75
    71
    27. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
     
    6.68
    4
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.84
    84
     
    4.94
    107
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.18
    59
     
    2.09
    116
    30. Asthma
    4.55
    90
     
    1.67
    125
    31. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
     
    5.06
    106
    32. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
     
    3.91
    91
    33. Skin Disease
    4.04
    37
     
    1.19
    113
    34. Drownings
    3.74
    94
     
    2.18
    121
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.31
    85
     
    0.75
    144
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
     
    4.17
    126
    37. Anemia
    3.03
    32
     
    0.31
    94
    38. Epilepsy
    2.92
    57
     
    0.79
    160
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.58
    37
     
    2.40
    38
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
     
    4.38
    55
    41. Falls
    2.44
    156
     
    11.64
    39
    42. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
     
    3.38
    49
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.90
    117
     
    0.28
    164
    44. Malnutrition
    1.74
    92
     
    0.27
    137
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.65
    125
     
    1.93
    117
    46. Fires
    1.44
    99
     
    0.35
    167
    47. Dengue
    1.43
    6
     
    0.00
    118
    48. Alcohol
    1.39
    106
     
    2.95
    36
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
     
    4.77
    42
    50. Meningitis
    1.09
    97
     
    0.61
    125
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   Cuba CUBA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,436
    21.41
     
    19,504
    23.02
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,009
    17.65
     
    2,371
    2.80
    3. Stroke
    1,168
    10.26
     
    9,126
    10.77
    4. Violence
    446
    3.92
     
    553
    0.65
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    383
    3.37
     
    6,049
    7.14
    6. Prostate Cancer
    368
    3.23
     
    2,937
    3.47
    7. Hypertension
    309
    2.72
     
    1,801
    2.13
    8. Kidney Disease
    281
    2.47
     
    1,029
    1.21
    9. HIV/AIDS
    259
    2.28
     
    339
    0.40
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    234
    2.06
     
    2,566
    3.03
    11. Breast Cancer
    228
    2.00
     
    1,614
    1.91
    12. Lung Disease
    218
    1.92
     
    4,565
    5.39
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    203
    1.78
     
    346
    0.41
    14. Suicide
    198
    1.74
     
    1,600
    1.89
    15. Lung Cancers
    189
    1.66
     
    5,490
    6.48
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    183
    1.61
     
    861
    1.02
    17. Liver Disease
    135
    1.19
     
    1,508
    1.78
    18. Cervical Cancer
    130
    1.14
     
    576
    0.68
    19. Other Injuries
    129
    1.13
     
    1,715
    2.02
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    127
    1.12
     
    407
    0.48
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    116
    1.02
     
    4,525
    5.34
    22. Lymphomas
    109
    0.96
     
    1,034
    1.22
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    106
    0.93
     
    875
    1.03
    24. Other Neoplasms
    105
    0.92
     
    603
    0.71
    25. Low Birth Weight
    93
    0.82
     
    108
    0.13
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    89
    0.78
     
    840
    0.99
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    81
    0.71
     
    396
    0.47
    28. Asthma
    70
    0.62
     
    281
    0.33
    29. Stomach Cancer
    69
    0.61
     
    929
    1.10
    30. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.57
     
    293
    0.35
    31. Leukemia
    62
    0.54
     
    620
    0.73
    32. Skin Disease
    62
    0.54
     
    202
    0.24
    33. Uterin Cancer
    54
    0.47
     
    592
    0.70
    34. Liver Cancer
    53
    0.47
     
    766
    0.90
    35. Drownings
    52
    0.46
     
    247
    0.29
    36. Anemia
    47
    0.41
     
    61
    0.07
    37. Epilepsy
    44
    0.39
     
    107
    0.13
    38. Oral Cancer
    40
    0.35
     
    780
    0.92
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    40
    0.35
     
    487
    0.57
    40. Falls
    37
    0.33
     
    2,302
    2.72
    41. Birth Trauma
    36
    0.32
     
    50
    0.06
    42. Bladder Cancer
    32
    0.28
     
    657
    0.78
    43. Tuberculosis
    31
    0.27
     
    47
    0.06
    44. Malnutrition
    27
    0.24
     
    48
    0.06
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.22
     
    335
    0.40
    46. Alcohol
    22
    0.19
     
    471
    0.56
    47. Dengue
    21
    0.18
     
    0
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.18
     
    840
    0.99
    49. Fires
    20
    0.18
     
    50
    0.06
    50. Meningitis
    16
    0.14
     
    82
    0.10
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   Cuba CUBA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    56.27
    6
     
    31.66
    26
    2. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
     
    17.66
    80
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
     
    6.50
    109
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
     
    13.59
    52
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
     
    29.91
    17
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
     
    3.37
    130
    7. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
     
    6.10
    63
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
     
    4.75
    71
    9. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
     
    6.68
    4
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
     
    5.06
    106
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
     
    3.91
    91
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
     
    4.17
    126
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
     
    4.38
    55
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
     
    3.38
    49
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
     
    4.77
    42
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    161
     
    2.31
    47
     
     
     
    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.