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Yemen
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Yemen and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Yemen Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    34.5
    34.9
    34.7
    164
    167
    166
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    38.5
    38.9
    38.7
    164
    167
    167
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    46.9
    47.4
    47.1
    150
    158
    155
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    53.8
    55.2
    54.5
    146
    150
    150
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    59.5
    62.2
    60.8
    131
    131
    131
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    63.1
    65.8
    64.4
    129
    135
    134
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    63.9
    66.8
    65.3
    137
    147
    142
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.9
    66.8
    137
    147
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    67.7
    70.3
    138
    145
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    68.0
    70.6
    138
    148
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    68.2
    70.8
    138
    148
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    68.6
    71.2
    139
    148
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.8
    138
    148
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    69.9
    72.3
    138
    148
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    70.6
    72.9
    137
    150
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    71.2
    73.6
    139
    153
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    72.0
    74.3
    140
    155
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    72.9
    75.1
    143
    159
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    74.1
    76.1
    152
    160
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    75.5
    77.2
    155
    161
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.7
    161
    163
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    79.5
    80.6
    161
    162
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    82.2
    82.9
    160
    160
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.8
    157
    161
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    157
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    345.80
    3
    182.60
    41
    2. Stroke
    150.17
    5
    59.62
    110
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    57.27
    61
    17.35
    127
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    46.37
    7
    41.62
    13
    5. Lung Disease
    42.38
    20
    19.85
    115
    6. Kidney Disease
    40.47
    12
    18.83
    80
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    38.03
    61
    27.47
    99
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.03
    45
    29.37
    42
    9. Low Birth Weight
    19.50
    23
    6.03
    97
    10. Liver Disease
    19.16
    79
    7.18
    152
    11. War
    18.95
    7
    0.65
    26
    12. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    10.81
    147
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.16
    60
    2.82
    96
    14. Tuberculosis
    14.83
    63
    1.45
    121
    15. Asthma
    14.23
    29
    5.75
    75
    16. Birth Trauma
    13.19
    43
    3.44
    83
    17. Maternal Conditions
    12.50
    32
    0.24
    133
    18. Hypertension
    12.49
    89
    37.49
    8
    19. Suicide
    9.79
    78
    4.02
    155
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    46
    5.28
    128
    21. Other Injuries
    9.59
    65
    3.66
    161
    22. Falls
    8.51
    55
    3.65
    122
    23. Syphilis
    7.25
    7
    0.03
    128
    24. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    6.33
    56
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.54
    24
    1.56
    102
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.42
    68
    3.24
    146
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.41
    51
    2.85
    97
    28. Violence
    6.30
    86
    4.25
    108
    29. Drownings
    5.99
    50
    1.00
    152
    30. Other Neoplasms
    5.94
    14
    1.21
    149
    31. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    5.13
    24
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    5.64
    78
    2.80
    141
    33. Fires
    5.39
    37
    2.13
    75
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    8.62
    22
    35. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    15.44
    16
    36. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    8.60
    109
    37. Malaria
    4.04
    41
    0.00
    117
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    8.48
    86
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    4.00
    112
    40. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    1.53
    170
    41. Poisonings
    3.27
    10
    1.27
    58
    42. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    2.98
    164
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    3.18
    42
    4.39
    8
    44. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    9.72
    140
    45. Meningitis
    3.07
    59
    1.10
    92
    46. Epilepsy
    2.55
    53
    0.73
    165
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    2.28
    124
    48. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    1.19
    177
    49. Malnutrition
    2.02
    83
    0.40
    125
    50. Skin Disease
    2.00
    90
    0.90
    125
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    35,367
    22.34
    96,169
    28.62
    2. Stroke
    15,465
    9.77
    31,283
    9.31
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,257
    7.74
    10,064
    3.00
    4. Low Birth Weight
    9,005
    5.69
    4,663
    1.39
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,992
    4.42
    21,831
    6.50
    6. Birth Trauma
    6,088
    3.85
    2,662
    0.79
    7. War
    4,957
    3.13
    575
    0.17
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,683
    2.96
    1,767
    0.53
    9. Kidney Disease
    4,522
    2.86
    10,143
    3.02
    10. Lung Disease
    4,177
    2.64
    10,378
    3.09
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    4,056
    2.56
    4,090
    1.22
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,854
    2.43
    14,842
    4.42
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,311
    2.09
    20,494
    6.10
    14. Syphilis
    3,305
    2.09
    18
    0.01
    15. Maternal Conditions
    3,188
    2.01
    225
    0.07
    16. Liver Disease
    2,375
    1.50
    4,108
    1.22
    17. Suicide
    2,335
    1.47
    3,259
    0.97
    18. Other Injuries
    2,270
    1.43
    2,573
    0.77
    19. Tuberculosis
    1,908
    1.21
    855
    0.25
    20. Drownings
    1,887
    1.19
    778
    0.23
    21. Asthma
    1,776
    1.12
    3,077
    0.92
    22. Violence
    1,671
    1.06
    3,613
    1.08
    23. Falls
    1,640
    1.04
    2,206
    0.66
    24. Fires
    1,311
    0.83
    1,506
    0.45
    25. Breast Cancer
    1,262
    0.80
    3,635
    1.08
    26. Hypertension
    1,257
    0.79
    19,428
    5.78
    27. Leukemia
    1,253
    0.79
    3,240
    0.96
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    1,177
    0.74
    1,686
    0.50
    29. Lymphomas
    1,125
    0.71
    3,887
    1.16
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,079
    0.68
    867
    0.26
    31. Malaria
    1,052
    0.66
    0
    0.00
    32. Poisonings
    1,040
    0.66
    960
    0.29
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    932
    0.59
    1,822
    0.54
    34. Meningitis
    909
    0.57
    694
    0.21
    35. Other Neoplasms
    745
    0.47
    766
    0.23
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    698
    0.44
    1,517
    0.45
    37. Epilepsy
    651
    0.41
    529
    0.16
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    532
    0.34
    5,165
    1.54
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    502
    0.32
    4,987
    1.48
    40. Stomach Cancer
    470
    0.30
    8,640
    2.57
    41. Oral Cancer
    452
    0.29
    954
    0.28
    42. Lung Cancers
    443
    0.28
    4,977
    1.48
    43. Tetanus
    408
    0.26
    31
    0.01
    44. Liver Cancer
    387
    0.24
    1,720
    0.51
    45. Malnutrition
    374
    0.24
    220
    0.07
    46. HIV/AIDS
    358
    0.23
    4,040
    1.20
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    269
    0.17
    1,330
    0.40
    48. Drug Use
    258
    0.16
    2,136
    0.64
    49. Ovary Cancer
    248
    0.16
    1,256
    0.37
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    243
    0.15
    2,213
    0.66
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Yemen YEMEN   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.26
    68
    10.81
    147
    2. Lymphomas
    7.15
    36
    6.33
    56
    3. Leukemia
    5.80
    10
    5.13
    24
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.76
    40
    8.62
    22
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    122
    15.44
    16
    6. Lung Cancers
    4.19
    140
    8.60
    109
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.01
    154
    8.48
    86
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    117
    4.00
    112
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.54
    81
    1.53
    170
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    158
    2.98
    164
    11. Prostate Cancer
    3.15
    173
    9.72
    140
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    121
    2.28
    124
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.22
    152
    1.19
    177
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.48
    133
    4.84
    13
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.75
    149
    0.74
    150
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.30
    183
    0.83
    171
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.