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Compare Venezuela and Colombia 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
     
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Colombia COLOMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    61.5
    59.8
    61
    64
    62
     
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
    1970
    62.6
    67.8
    65.1
    62
    57
    59
     
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
    1980
    65.5
    71.4
    68.3
    59
    61
    58
     
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
    1990
    68.4
    74.2
    71.2
    51
    56
    50
     
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
    2000
    68.4
    77.1
    72.5
    77
    45
    62
     
    67.5
    75.3
    71.4
    88
    63
    76
    2010
    69.8
    77.8
    73.7
    90
    54
    75
     
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
    2016
    69.5
    79.0
    74.1
    98
    55
    88
     
    71.5
    78.8
    75.1
    81
    60
    75
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Colombia COLOMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.5
    79.0
    98
    55
     
    71.5
    78.8
    81
    60
    Age 5
    70.7
    80.2
    102
    51
     
    72.7
    79.9
    82
    55
    Age 10
    70.8
    80.3
    103
    50
     
    72.9
    80.0
    82
    55
    Age 15
    70.9
    80.4
    103
    48
     
    73.0
    80.1
    81
    55
    Age 20
    71.9
    80.6
    100
    47
     
    73.8
    80.3
    76
    52
    Age 25
    73.3
    80.8
    87
    46
     
    74.7
    80.6
    68
    50
    Age 30
    74.3
    81.0
    82
    45
     
    75.5
    80.8
    61
    49
    Age 35
    75.1
    81.3
    76
    44
     
    76.2
    81.1
    54
    47
    Age 40
    75.9
    81.6
    70
    44
     
    76.9
    81.4
    49
    49
    Age 45
    76.5
    81.9
    67
    43
     
    77.5
    81.7
    49
    50
    Age 50
    77.2
    82.3
    69
    45
     
    78.1
    82.1
    54
    51
    Age 55
    78.1
    82.9
    67
    45
     
    78.9
    82.7
    57
    51
    Age 60
    79.3
    83.8
    63
    43
     
    80.0
    83.5
    53
    50
    Age 65
    81.0
    84.9
    58
    41
     
    81.3
    84.5
    52
    50
    Age 70
    82.7
    86.1
    60
    44
     
    83.0
    85.7
    54
    51
    Age 75
    84.7
    87.6
    65
    42
     
    85.3
    87.4
    52
    47
    Age 80
    86.9
    89.6
    74
    42
     
    87.9
    89.6
    44
    38
    Age 85
    90.2
    92.6
    72
    17
     
    91.0
    92.2
    33
    25
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Colombia COLOMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.76
    75
     
    97.29
    120
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.83
    29
     
    19.49
    117
    3. Stroke
    53.59
    129
     
    38.03
    150
    4. Violence
    50.50
    3
     
    47.07
    5
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    42.18
    11
     
    18.82
    89
    6. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
     
    17.13
    84
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.12
    114
     
    20.91
    129
    8. Lung Disease
    22.34
    92
     
    36.30
    30
    9. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
     
    14.91
    116
    10. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
     
    12.42
    94
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
     
    10.69
    76
    12. Hypertension
    15.57
    71
     
    11.19
    106
    13. Kidney Disease
    11.95
    109
     
    12.59
    101
    14. Liver Disease
    10.48
    123
     
    5.85
    158
    15. Other Neoplasms
    10.39
    1
     
    8.60
    2
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
     
    15.25
    20
    17. HIV/AIDS
    8.76
    73
     
    7.28
    79
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
     
    9.34
    79
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.65
    122
     
    8.00
    99
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.58
    96
     
    5.93
    105
    21. Other Injuries
    6.51
    116
     
    4.76
    149
    22. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
     
    5.66
    75
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
     
    4.32
    78
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
     
    5.16
    96
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
     
    4.56
    84
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.18
    84
     
    1.78
    121
    27. Falls
    4.09
    116
     
    3.62
    123
    28. Chagas disease
    3.68
    2
     
    0.51
    6
    29. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
     
    5.39
    13
    30. Suicide
    3.13
    169
     
    6.00
    137
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    3.10
    135
     
    3.95
    118
    32. Tuberculosis
    3.08
    105
     
    3.08
    104
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.76
    174
     
    2.42
    177
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.67
    162
     
    3.03
    156
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.32
    107
     
    1.62
    124
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
     
    1.80
    136
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
     
    2.13
    57
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.06
    75
     
    1.16
    90
    39. Malnutrition
    1.93
    90
     
    4.75
    63
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.88
    120
     
    1.73
    124
    41. Epilepsy
    1.70
    96
     
    1.54
    105
    42. Drownings
    1.68
    134
     
    2.45
    112
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
     
    1.22
    139
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
     
    2.04
    106
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
     
    1.35
    130
    46. Asthma
    1.50
    129
     
    0.76
    156
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.18
    79
     
    0.56
    149
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.86
    8
     
    0.72
    18
    49. Meningitis
    0.84
    106
     
    0.91
    104
    50. Malaria
    0.71
    53
     
    0.06
    63
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,427
    19.88
     
    41,334
    19.36
    2. Violence
    16,091
    10.18
     
    23,530
    11.02
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,193
    8.98
     
    8,460
    3.96
    4. Stroke
    13,185
    8.34
     
    16,244
    7.61
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,976
    8.21
     
    9,133
    4.28
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,231
    3.94
     
    8,958
    4.20
    7. Lung Disease
    5,390
    3.41
     
    14,996
    7.02
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,175
    2.64
     
    5,477
    2.57
    9. Hypertension
    3,793
    2.40
     
    4,648
    2.18
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3,053
    1.93
     
    3,126
    1.46
    11. Kidney Disease
    3,015
    1.91
     
    5,418
    2.54
    12. Liver Disease
    2,805
    1.77
     
    2,654
    1.24
    13. Breast Cancer
    2,774
    1.75
     
    3,752
    1.76
    14. Other Neoplasms
    2,692
    1.70
     
    3,844
    1.80
    15. HIV/AIDS
    2,664
    1.68
     
    3,643
    1.71
    16. Stomach Cancer
    2,455
    1.55
     
    6,837
    3.20
    17. Cervical Cancer
    2,299
    1.45
     
    2,670
    1.25
    18. Low Birth Weight
    2,197
    1.39
     
    2,502
    1.17
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    2,195
    1.39
     
    3,436
    1.61
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,139
    1.35
     
    4,171
    1.95
    21. Other Injuries
    1,888
    1.19
     
    2,209
    1.03
    22. Lymphomas
    1,305
    0.83
     
    2,574
    1.21
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,164
    0.74
     
    758
    0.36
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    1,158
    0.73
     
    1,920
    0.90
    25. Liver Cancer
    1,110
    0.70
     
    2,282
    1.07
    26. Falls
    1,053
    0.67
     
    1,651
    0.77
    27. Leukemia
    1,022
    0.65
     
    2,488
    1.17
    28. Suicide
    924
    0.58
     
    2,954
    1.38
    29. Chagas disease
    897
    0.57
     
    234
    0.11
    30. Tuberculosis
    833
    0.53
     
    1,420
    0.67
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    826
    0.52
     
    1,778
    0.83
    32. Birth Trauma
    775
    0.49
     
    685
    0.32
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    681
    0.43
     
    1,349
    0.63
    34. Maternal Conditions
    652
    0.41
     
    584
    0.27
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    647
    0.41
     
    995
    0.47
    36. Ovary Cancer
    621
    0.39
     
    1,140
    0.53
    37. Oral Cancer
    574
    0.36
     
    801
    0.38
    38. Skin Cancers
    548
    0.35
     
    933
    0.44
    39. Drownings
    525
    0.33
     
    1,178
    0.55
    40. Malnutrition
    517
    0.33
     
    2,006
    0.94
    41. Epilepsy
    491
    0.31
     
    734
    0.34
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    467
    0.30
     
    741
    0.35
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    415
    0.26
     
    891
    0.42
    44. Asthma
    395
    0.25
     
    345
    0.16
    45. Bladder Cancer
    385
    0.24
     
    581
    0.27
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    280
    0.18
     
    231
    0.11
    47. Meningitis
    257
    0.16
     
    418
    0.20
    48. Uterin Cancer
    236
    0.15
     
    305
    0.14
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    213
    0.13
     
    322
    0.15
    50. Malaria
    211
    0.13
     
    30
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
     
    17.13
    84
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
     
    14.91
    116
    3. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
     
    12.42
    94
    4. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
     
    10.69
    76
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
     
    15.25
    20
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
     
    9.34
    79
    7. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
     
    5.66
    75
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
     
    4.32
    78
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
     
    5.16
    96
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
     
    4.56
    84
    11. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
     
    5.39
    13
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
     
    1.80
    136
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
     
    2.13
    57
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
     
    1.22
    139
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
     
    2.04
    106
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
     
    1.35
    130
     
     
     
    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.