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Trinidad and Tobago
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Trinidad and Tobago and South Africa 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.

South Africa
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
Trinidad and Tobago Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.8
    65.7
    63.7
    46
    51
    46
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    63.5
    68.0
    65.7
    57
    56
    56
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    66.4
    71.2
    68.7
    47
    62
    57
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    67.5
    72.4
    69.9
    58
    76
    67
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    65.6
    72.8
    69.1
    100
    94
    97
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    68.2
    75.6
    71.8
    111
    99
    106
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    75.6
    111
    99
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    69.6
    76.9
    115
    98
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    69.7
    77.0
    116
    99
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    69.8
    77.1
    117
    100
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    70.5
    77.2
    113
    101
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    71.7
    77.5
    107
    100
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    72.6
    77.7
    102
    100
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    73.4
    78.1
    93
    100
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    74.1
    78.5
    90
    97
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    74.8
    79.0
    89
    94
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    75.7
    79.6
    87
    93
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    76.8
    80.4
    85
    87
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    77.8
    81.2
    86
    88
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.4
    86
    83
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.7
    95
    82
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    83.0
    85.4
    118
    84
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    85.7
    87.5
    125
    86
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.6
    110
    86
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    154.33
    45
    114.02
    95
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    126.34
    3
    86.02
    13
    3. Stroke
    75.02
    107
    93.76
    78
    4. Prostate Cancer
    56.27
    6
    35.07
    21
    5. Violence
    31.74
    9
    25.69
    14
    6. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
    20.75
    51
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.74
    107
    86.33
    46
    8. Hypertension
    19.72
    55
    30.73
    23
    9. Kidney Disease
    17.87
    76
    25.47
    38
    10. HIV/AIDS
    17.09
    57
    273.12
    5
    11. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
    20.99
    32
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
    10.45
    72
    13. Lung Disease
    14.10
    152
    44.30
    16
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    13.50
    26
    11.62
    36
    15. Suicide
    13.34
    39
    12.13
    60
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.52
    113
    22.46
    68
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
    20.75
    57
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    10.78
    54
    7.65
    106
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.61
    79
    8.45
    82
    20. Other Injuries
    8.57
    86
    6.58
    114
    21. Liver Disease
    8.20
    142
    12.56
    106
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.64
    157
    13.28
    133
    23. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
    5.65
    48
    24. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
    8.06
    15
    25. Other Neoplasms
    6.77
    8
    2.61
    95
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
    6.04
    51
    27. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
    2.31
    82
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.84
    84
    14.65
    12
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.18
    59
    4.24
    72
    30. Asthma
    4.55
    90
    13.61
    38
    31. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
    4.69
    113
    32. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
    3.76
    101
    33. Skin Disease
    4.04
    37
    5.13
    23
    34. Drownings
    3.74
    94
    3.49
    97
    35. Birth Trauma
    3.31
    85
    4.92
    79
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
    5.60
    87
    37. Anemia
    3.03
    32
    0.62
    72
    38. Epilepsy
    2.92
    57
    8.73
    6
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.58
    37
    1.72
    52
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
    3.92
    69
    41. Falls
    2.44
    156
    3.09
    137
    42. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
    2.27
    77
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.90
    117
    59.33
    24
    44. Malnutrition
    1.74
    92
    5.38
    56
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.65
    125
    29.47
    47
    46. Fires
    1.44
    99
    4.91
    45
    47. Dengue
    1.43
    6
    0.00
    165
    48. Alcohol
    1.39
    106
    1.39
    105
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
    10.53
    15
    50. Meningitis
    1.09
    97
    4.79
    49
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,436
    21.41
    40,729
    8.12
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,009
    17.65
    31,831
    6.35
    3. Stroke
    1,168
    10.26
    32,958
    6.57
    4. Violence
    446
    3.92
    14,288
    2.85
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    383
    3.37
    35,331
    7.04
    6. Prostate Cancer
    368
    3.23
    4,151
    0.83
    7. Hypertension
    309
    2.72
    10,994
    2.19
    8. Kidney Disease
    281
    2.47
    9,527
    1.90
    9. HIV/AIDS
    259
    2.28
    138,157
    27.55
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    234
    2.06
    3,930
    0.78
    11. Breast Cancer
    228
    2.00
    4,936
    0.98
    12. Lung Disease
    218
    1.92
    15,479
    3.09
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    203
    1.78
    5,210
    1.04
    14. Suicide
    198
    1.74
    5,854
    1.17
    15. Lung Cancers
    189
    1.66
    7,881
    1.57
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    183
    1.61
    11,632
    2.32
    17. Liver Disease
    135
    1.19
    5,084
    1.01
    18. Cervical Cancer
    130
    1.14
    5,054
    1.01
    19. Other Injuries
    129
    1.13
    3,235
    0.65
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    127
    1.12
    4,379
    0.87
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    116
    1.02
    4,435
    0.88
    22. Lymphomas
    109
    0.96
    3,508
    0.70
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    106
    0.93
    2,256
    0.45
    24. Other Neoplasms
    105
    0.92
    1,041
    0.21
    25. Low Birth Weight
    93
    0.82
    5,119
    1.02
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    89
    0.78
    5,755
    1.15
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    81
    0.71
    1,544
    0.31
    28. Asthma
    70
    0.62
    5,188
    1.03
    29. Stomach Cancer
    69
    0.61
    1,794
    0.36
    30. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.57
    1,332
    0.27
    31. Leukemia
    62
    0.54
    1,555
    0.31
    32. Skin Disease
    62
    0.54
    1,970
    0.39
    33. Uterin Cancer
    54
    0.47
    531
    0.11
    34. Liver Cancer
    53
    0.47
    2,217
    0.44
    35. Drownings
    52
    0.46
    1,775
    0.35
    36. Anemia
    47
    0.41
    246
    0.05
    37. Epilepsy
    44
    0.39
    3,982
    0.79
    38. Oral Cancer
    40
    0.35
    1,569
    0.31
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    40
    0.35
    583
    0.12
    40. Falls
    37
    0.33
    1,171
    0.23
    41. Birth Trauma
    36
    0.32
    2,980
    0.59
    42. Bladder Cancer
    32
    0.28
    825
    0.16
    43. Tuberculosis
    31
    0.27
    25,264
    5.04
    44. Malnutrition
    27
    0.24
    2,889
    0.58
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.22
    12,761
    2.54
    46. Alcohol
    22
    0.19
    593
    0.12
    47. Dengue
    21
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.18
    3,992
    0.80
    49. Fires
    20
    0.18
    2,256
    0.45
    50. Meningitis
    16
    0.14
    2,309
    0.46
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    56.27
    6
    35.07
    21
    2. Breast Cancer
    26.15
    14
    20.75
    51
    3. Cervical Cancer
    14.93
    53
    20.99
    32
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    42
    10.45
    72
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.65
    97
    20.75
    57
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.41
    12
    5.65
    48
    7. Lymphomas
    6.93
    38
    8.06
    15
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    6.68
    42
    6.04
    51
    9. Uterin Cancer
    6.17
    8
    2.31
    82
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.34
    120
    4.69
    113
    11. Leukemia
    4.29
    67
    3.76
    101
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.30
    151
    5.60
    87
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    106
    3.92
    69
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.02
    86
    2.27
    77
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.28
    139
    10.53
    15
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    161
    4.48
    4
    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.