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Venezuela
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Venezuela and Nicaragua 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.

Nicaragua
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
Venezuela Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    61.5
    59.8
    61
    64
    62
     
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
    1970
    62.6
    67.8
    65.1
    62
    57
    59
     
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
    1980
    65.5
    71.4
    68.3
    59
    61
    58
     
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
    1990
    68.4
    74.2
    71.2
    51
    56
    50
     
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
    2000
    68.4
    77.1
    72.5
    77
    45
    62
     
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
    2010
    69.8
    77.8
    73.7
    90
    54
    75
     
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
    2016
    69.5
    79.0
    74.1
    98
    55
    88
     
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    69.5
    79.0
    98
    55
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
    Age 5
    70.7
    80.2
    102
    51
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
    Age 10
    70.8
    80.3
    103
    50
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
    Age 15
    70.9
    80.4
    103
    48
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
    Age 20
    71.9
    80.6
    100
    47
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
    Age 25
    73.3
    80.8
    87
    46
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
    Age 30
    74.3
    81.0
    82
    45
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
    Age 35
    75.1
    81.3
    76
    44
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
    Age 40
    75.9
    81.6
    70
    44
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
    Age 45
    76.5
    81.9
    67
    43
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
    Age 50
    77.2
    82.3
    69
    45
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
    Age 55
    78.1
    82.9
    67
    45
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
    Age 60
    79.3
    83.8
    63
    43
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
    Age 65
    81.0
    84.9
    58
    41
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
    Age 70
    82.7
    86.1
    60
    44
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
    Age 75
    84.7
    87.6
    65
    42
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
    Age 80
    86.9
    89.6
    74
    42
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
    Age 85
    90.2
    92.6
    72
    17
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    126.76
    75
    100.18
    117
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    56.83
    29
    40.19
    55
    3. Stroke
    53.59
    129
    49.89
    134
    4. Violence
    50.50
    3
    15.17
    23
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    42.18
    11
    16.56
    96
    6. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
    20.50
    62
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.12
    114
    24.91
    109
    8. Lung Disease
    22.34
    92
    22.37
    91
    9. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
    10.45
    154
    10. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
    7.21
    119
    11. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
    17.89
    42
    12. Hypertension
    15.57
    71
    13.83
    92
    13. Kidney Disease
    11.95
    109
    66.77
    1
    14. Liver Disease
    10.48
    123
    33.31
    26
    15. Other Neoplasms
    10.39
    1
    1.37
    145
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
    10.92
    38
    17. HIV/AIDS
    8.76
    73
    6.14
    83
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
    6.23
    114
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    6.65
    122
    9.35
    74
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.58
    96
    6.92
    94
    21. Other Injuries
    6.51
    116
    6.88
    110
    22. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
    2.70
    144
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
    4.08
    82
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
    10.69
    34
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
    2.14
    169
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.18
    84
    5.32
    75
    27. Falls
    4.09
    116
    5.70
    84
    28. Chagas disease
    3.68
    2
    0.14
    10
    29. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    3.91
    92
    30. Suicide
    3.13
    169
    9.78
    94
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    3.10
    135
    3.17
    133
    32. Tuberculosis
    3.08
    105
    3.34
    101
    33. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.76
    174
    27.08
    35
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.67
    162
    2.97
    157
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.32
    107
    2.99
    90
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
    0.90
    175
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
    1.25
    101
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.06
    75
    2.61
    69
    39. Malnutrition
    1.93
    90
    4.24
    69
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.88
    120
    2.97
    93
    41. Epilepsy
    1.70
    96
    1.79
    89
    42. Drownings
    1.68
    134
    4.20
    86
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
    0.85
    164
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
    0.81
    160
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
    0.63
    173
    46. Asthma
    1.50
    129
    3.17
    103
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.18
    79
    1.10
    89
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.86
    8
    0.51
    33
    49. Meningitis
    0.84
    106
    1.47
    85
    50. Malaria
    0.71
    53
    0.06
    65
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,427
    19.88
    4,185
    15.39
    2. Violence
    16,091
    10.18
    914
    3.36
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,193
    8.98
    1,699
    6.25
    4. Stroke
    13,185
    8.34
    2,095
    7.71
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    12,976
    8.21
    907
    3.34
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,231
    3.94
    1,251
    4.60
    7. Lung Disease
    5,390
    3.41
    922
    3.39
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,175
    2.64
    307
    1.13
    9. Hypertension
    3,793
    2.40
    572
    2.10
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3,053
    1.93
    364
    1.34
    11. Kidney Disease
    3,015
    1.91
    2,948
    10.84
    12. Liver Disease
    2,805
    1.77
    1,541
    5.67
    13. Breast Cancer
    2,774
    1.75
    255
    0.94
    14. Other Neoplasms
    2,692
    1.70
    66
    0.24
    15. HIV/AIDS
    2,664
    1.68
    346
    1.27
    16. Stomach Cancer
    2,455
    1.55
    469
    1.73
    17. Cervical Cancer
    2,299
    1.45
    450
    1.66
    18. Low Birth Weight
    2,197
    1.39
    473
    1.74
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    2,195
    1.39
    629
    2.31
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,139
    1.35
    269
    0.99
    21. Other Injuries
    1,888
    1.19
    375
    1.38
    22. Lymphomas
    1,305
    0.83
    123
    0.45
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,164
    0.74
    315
    1.16
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    1,158
    0.73
    174
    0.64
    25. Liver Cancer
    1,110
    0.70
    459
    1.69
    26. Falls
    1,053
    0.67
    256
    0.94
    27. Leukemia
    1,022
    0.65
    210
    0.77
    28. Suicide
    924
    0.58
    577
    2.12
    29. Chagas disease
    897
    0.57
    6
    0.02
    30. Tuberculosis
    833
    0.53
    152
    0.56
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    826
    0.52
    163
    0.60
    32. Birth Trauma
    775
    0.49
    205
    0.75
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    681
    0.43
    142
    0.52
    34. Maternal Conditions
    652
    0.41
    167
    0.61
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    647
    0.41
    1,097
    4.04
    36. Ovary Cancer
    621
    0.39
    53
    0.19
    37. Oral Cancer
    574
    0.36
    41
    0.15
    38. Skin Cancers
    548
    0.35
    54
    0.20
    39. Drownings
    525
    0.33
    244
    0.90
    40. Malnutrition
    517
    0.33
    223
    0.82
    41. Epilepsy
    491
    0.31
    99
    0.36
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    467
    0.30
    127
    0.47
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    415
    0.26
    33
    0.12
    44. Asthma
    395
    0.25
    145
    0.53
    45. Bladder Cancer
    385
    0.24
    27
    0.10
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    280
    0.18
    45
    0.17
    47. Meningitis
    257
    0.16
    86
    0.32
    48. Uterin Cancer
    236
    0.15
    21
    0.08
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    213
    0.13
    22
    0.08
    50. Malaria
    211
    0.13
    3
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Venezuela VENEZUELA   Nicaragua NICARAGUA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.16
    28
    20.50
    62
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.38
    67
    10.45
    154
    3. Lung Cancers
    16.26
    75
    7.21
    119
    4. Cervical Cancer
    16.00
    51
    17.89
    42
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.61
    47
    10.92
    38
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.40
    87
    6.23
    114
    7. Lymphomas
    4.94
    93
    2.70
    144
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.56
    73
    4.08
    82
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.38
    117
    10.69
    34
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.36
    90
    2.14
    169
    11. Leukemia
    3.66
    103
    3.91
    92
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    118
    0.90
    175
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.19
    53
    1.25
    101
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.64
    111
    0.85
    164
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.63
    119
    0.81
    160
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    116
    0.63
    173
    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.