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Turkey
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Turkey and Saudi Arabia 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.

Saudi Arabia
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
Turkey Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
     
    43.6
    45.8
    44.7
    120
    122
    119
    1970
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
     
    50.9
    53.8
    52.3
    112
    113
    114
    1980
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
     
    60.2
    62.6
    61.4
    91
    101
    95
    1990
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
     
    66.4
    69.7
    68.0
    72
    94
    90
    2000
    67.1
    73.8
    70.4
    93
    80
    89
     
    71.0
    74.4
    72.6
    46
    73
    58
    2010
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
     
    72.4
    75.1
    73.7
    56
    94
    74
    2016
    73.3
    79.4
    76.4
    62
    50
    52
     
    73.5
    76.5
    74.8
    60
    91
    84
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    79.4
    62
    50
    73.5
    76.5
    60
    91
    Age 5
    74.2
    80.3
    63
    46
    74.5
    77.4
    56
    95
    Age 10
    74.3
    80.4
    62
    46
    74.6
    77.5
    56
    95
    Age 15
    74.4
    80.5
    62
    46
    74.7
    77.6
    56
    95
    Age 20
    74.7
    80.7
    62
    45
    75.0
    77.7
    54
    95
    Age 25
    75.1
    80.9
    61
    44
    75.4
    77.9
    55
    95
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.1
    60
    43
    75.6
    78.0
    58
    96
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.3
    59
    43
    75.7
    78.1
    63
    99
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.6
    57
    43
    75.9
    78.3
    69
    100
    Age 45
    77.0
    81.9
    59
    44
    76.2
    78.6
    73
    101
    Age 50
    77.6
    82.2
    61
    48
    76.5
    78.9
    77
    103
    Age 55
    78.3
    82.6
    63
    53
    77.1
    79.4
    80
    103
    Age 60
    79.1
    83.2
    67
    55
    77.7
    80.1
    88
    104
    Age 65
    80.2
    83.9
    74
    59
    79.2
    81.2
    97
    104
    Age 70
    81.6
    84.8
    79
    65
    80.9
    82.5
    106
    103
    Age 75
    83.5
    86.1
    89
    69
    83.6
    84.6
    88
    102
    Age 80
    86.1
    88.0
    106
    76
    86.3
    87.1
    92
    105
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.5
    124
    88
    89.7
    90.2
    88
    101
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.59
    105
    174.22
    34
    2. Stroke
    58.99
    125
    89.82
    85
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    51.11
    3
    49.94
    4
    4. Lung Disease
    35.63
    32
    12.41
    158
    5. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
    5.53
    133
    6. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
    6.73
    153
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.33
    101
    17.19
    129
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.83
    62
    41.05
    11
    9. Hypertension
    15.20
    78
    3.83
    162
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.43
    151
    49.64
    75
    11. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
    9.64
    158
    12. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
    3.11
    150
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
    7.67
    94
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    10.42
    58
    10.16
    65
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.85
    135
    31.91
    34
    16. Suicide
    8.61
    114
    3.90
    159
    17. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
    6.64
    47
    18. Liver Disease
    7.09
    146
    13.33
    99
    19. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
    1.76
    101
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.43
    98
    6.52
    97
    21. Falls
    6.11
    77
    7.00
    67
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    6.04
    85
    4.25
    110
    23. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
    3.19
    120
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
    2.73
    108
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    128
    10.73
    30
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
    2.79
    156
    27. Other Injuries
    4.12
    161
    6.40
    118
    28. Epilepsy
    3.53
    47
    1.26
    130
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
    1.64
    118
    30. Asthma
    3.34
    100
    4.09
    95
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
    5.37
    90
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
    1.43
    121
    33. Violence
    2.40
    134
    6.09
    83
    34. Drownings
    1.92
    128
    3.06
    103
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.90
    44
    0.53
    156
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
    1.16
    176
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
    1.74
    138
    38. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
    0.40
    168
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.27
    133
    2.13
    112
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.19
    145
    0.81
    161
    41. Fires
    1.00
    122
    2.15
    77
    42. Drug Use
    0.97
    110
    1.04
    105
    43. Tuberculosis
    0.97
    134
    4.96
    93
    44. Malnutrition
    0.93
    108
    0.25
    140
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.87
    145
    2.28
    111
    46. Meningitis
    0.70
    114
    0.69
    116
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.52
    167
    1.23
    121
    48. Poisonings
    0.52
    119
    1.06
    78
    49. Encephalitis
    0.51
    101
    0.40
    127
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.48
    87
    0.63
    75
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    81,029
    20.34
    23,624
    24.25
    2. Stroke
    43,886
    11.02
    11,409
    11.71
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    37,498
    9.41
    5,447
    5.59
    4. Lung Disease
    26,367
    6.62
    1,586
    1.63
    5. Lung Cancers
    24,405
    6.13
    906
    0.93
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    18,828
    4.73
    2,273
    2.33
    7. Kidney Disease
    14,841
    3.73
    5,635
    5.78
    8. Hypertension
    11,207
    2.81
    538
    0.55
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,829
    2.72
    6,768
    6.95
    10. Stomach Cancer
    9,796
    2.46
    491
    0.50
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,439
    2.12
    1,311
    1.35
    12. Prostate Cancer
    8,183
    2.05
    369
    0.38
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    8,041
    2.02
    3,321
    3.41
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,954
    1.75
    8,660
    8.89
    15. Suicide
    6,861
    1.72
    1,057
    1.08
    16. Lymphomas
    6,132
    1.54
    1,152
    1.18
    17. Breast Cancer
    5,765
    1.45
    900
    0.92
    18. Liver Disease
    5,383
    1.35
    1,995
    2.05
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5,215
    1.31
    257
    0.26
    20. Low Birth Weight
    4,947
    1.24
    2,328
    2.39
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,628
    1.16
    843
    0.87
    22. Falls
    4,624
    1.16
    1,350
    1.39
    23. Leukemia
    3,564
    0.89
    724
    0.74
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    3,386
    0.85
    437
    0.45
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,309
    0.83
    1,604
    1.65
    26. Other Injuries
    3,235
    0.81
    1,532
    1.57
    27. Epilepsy
    2,766
    0.69
    335
    0.34
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,644
    0.66
    246
    0.25
    29. Asthma
    2,498
    0.63
    630
    0.65
    30. Liver Cancer
    2,402
    0.60
    802
    0.82
    31. Violence
    1,910
    0.48
    1,814
    1.86
    32. Ovary Cancer
    1,799
    0.45
    224
    0.23
    33. Drownings
    1,508
    0.38
    833
    0.86
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    1,401
    0.35
    64
    0.07
    35. Oral Cancer
    1,329
    0.33
    321
    0.33
    36. Skin Cancers
    1,203
    0.30
    59
    0.06
    37. Uterin Cancer
    1,034
    0.26
    97
    0.10
    38. Birth Trauma
    978
    0.25
    761
    0.78
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    894
    0.22
    110
    0.11
    40. Fires
    784
    0.20
    514
    0.53
    41. Drug Use
    761
    0.19
    245
    0.25
    42. Tuberculosis
    732
    0.18
    702
    0.72
    43. Cervical Cancer
    725
    0.18
    94
    0.10
    44. Malnutrition
    699
    0.18
    41
    0.04
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    666
    0.17
    373
    0.38
    46. Meningitis
    544
    0.14
    156
    0.16
    47. Poisonings
    405
    0.10
    280
    0.29
    48. Encephalitis
    398
    0.10
    96
    0.10
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    391
    0.10
    219
    0.22
    50. Hepatitis B
    371
    0.09
    98
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Saudi Arabia SAUDI ARABIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
    5.53
    133
    2. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
    6.73
    153
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
    9.64
    158
    4. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
    3.11
    150
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
    7.67
    94
    6. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
    6.64
    47
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
    1.76
    101
    8. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
    3.19
    120
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
    2.73
    108
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
    2.79
    156
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
    1.64
    118
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
    5.37
    90
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
    1.43
    121
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
    1.16
    176
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
    1.74
    138
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
    0.40
    168
    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.