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HEALTH PROFILE : New Guinea

New Guinea
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New Guinea

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for New Guinea including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    New Guinea NEW GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2015
    60.6
    65.4
    62.9
    152
    149
    151
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.6
    65.4
    152
    149
    Age 5
    64.5
    69.0
    157
    150
    Age 10
    64.8
    69.3
    161
    153
    Age 15
    65.1
    69.5
    163
    153
    Age 20
    65.5
    69.8
    165
    154
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.3
    168
    155
    Age 30
    66.6
    70.8
    170
    159
    Age 35
    67.2
    71.4
    173
    162
    Age 40
    67.9
    72.1
    175
    166
    Age 45
    68.8
    72.9
    178
    170
    Age 50
    70.0
    73.9
    180
    172
    Age 55
    71.5
    75.1
    182
    172
    Age 60
    73.4
    76.6
    182
    170
    Age 65
    75.7
    78.5
    182
    164
    Age 70
    78.5
    80.7
    179
    151
    Age 75
    81.8
    83.4
    171
    136
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.3
    150
    127
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.8
    126
    112
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.6
    109
    100
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.7
    107
    95
    Age 100
    101.9
    102.2
    95
    76
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    159.17
    40
    2. Stroke
    138.34
    24
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    91.01
    38
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    77.66
    19
    5. Tuberculosis
    72.15
    19
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    51.18
    32
    7. Kidney Disease
    43.15
    10
    8. Lung Disease
    43.02
    19
    9. Liver Disease
    26.33
    46
    10. Asthma
    23.65
    9
    11. Cervical Cancer
    21.83
    25
    12. Hypertension
    20.90
    51
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.89
    76
    14. Oral Cancer
    19.68
    1
    15. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    69
    16. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    70
    17. Malaria
    18.57
    35
    18. Low Birth Weight
    16.19
    40
    19. Other Injuries
    15.89
    31
    20. Birth Trauma
    13.65
    38
    21. Violence
    12.99
    31
    22. HIV/AIDS
    12.77
    64
    23. Drownings
    12.36
    11
    24. Suicide
    11.83
    65
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.47
    142
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    11.43
    28
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.39
    22
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.64
    4
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    9.71
    69
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.47
    15
    31. Lung Cancers
    7.83
    112
    32. Lymphomas
    7.78
    19
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.27
    100
    34. Stomach Cancer
    7.08
    70
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    6.83
    73
    36. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    27
    37. Maternal Conditions
    6.16
    48
    38. Meningitis
    4.85
    48
    39. Malnutrition
    4.74
    64
    40. Skin Cancers
    4.19
    10
    41. Uterin Cancer
    4.06
    33
    42. Skin Disease
    3.89
    44
    43. Leukemia
    3.88
    93
    44. Falls
    3.70
    122
    45. Syphilis
    3.45
    21
    46. Measles
    3.21
    21
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.80
    81
    48. Anemia
    2.77
    35
    49. Fires
    2.12
    78
    50. Pertussis
    2.07
    27
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,973
    11.65
    2. Stroke
    4,970
    9.70
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,846
    9.45
    4. Tuberculosis
    3,008
    5.87
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,807
    5.48
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,387
    4.66
    7. Low Birth Weight
    1,820
    3.55
    8. Kidney Disease
    1,623
    3.17
    9. Birth Trauma
    1,534
    2.99
    10. Lung Disease
    1,435
    2.80
    11. Malaria
    1,305
    2.55
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,284
    2.50
    13. Liver Disease
    1,184
    2.31
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,019
    1.99
    15. Other Injuries
    1,017
    1.98
    16. Drownings
    937
    1.83
    17. Violence
    933
    1.82
    18. HIV/AIDS
    872
    1.70
    19. Asthma
    831
    1.62
    20. Suicide
    787
    1.54
    21. Oral Cancer
    773
    1.51
    22. Hypertension
    719
    1.40
    23. Liver Cancer
    559
    1.09
    24. Cervical Cancer
    542
    1.06
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    514
    1.00
      Deaths %
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    503
    0.98
    27. Breast Cancer
    453
    0.88
    28. Maternal Conditions
    452
    0.88
    29. Meningitis
    404
    0.79
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    377
    0.74
    31. Syphilis
    371
    0.72
    32. Measles
    348
    0.68
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    315
    0.61
    34. Lymphomas
    307
    0.60
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    293
    0.57
    36. Lung Cancers
    291
    0.57
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    277
    0.54
    38. Stomach Cancer
    256
    0.50
    39. Malnutrition
    252
    0.49
    40. Pertussis
    231
    0.45
    41. Prostate Cancer
    217
    0.42
    42. Leukemia
    216
    0.42
    43. Falls
    173
    0.34
    44. Skin Cancers
    172
    0.34
    45. Encephalitis
    164
    0.32
    46. Ovary Cancer
    156
    0.30
    47. Poisonings
    152
    0.30
    48. Skin Disease
    146
    0.28
    49. Fires
    144
    0.28
    50. Anemia
    134
    0.26
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    21.83
    25
    2. Oral Cancer
    19.68
    1
    3. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    69
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    70
    5. Liver Cancer
    11.43
    28
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.83
    112
    7. Lymphomas
    7.78
    19
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.27
    100
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    7.08
    70
    10. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    27
    11. Skin Cancers
    4.19
    10
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.06
    33
    13. Leukemia
    3.88
    93
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.80
    81
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.50
    144
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.17
    145
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.4
    145
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    16.6
    25.8
    98
    73
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,909,701
    103
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    21
    Population 0-14
    33.4%
    54
    Population 15-64
    62.3%
    136
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    128
    Birth Rate / 1000
    23.70
    57
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.60
    125
    Fertility Rate
    3.03
    51
    Infant Mortality
    36.30
    49
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    110
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    122
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.05
    29
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.01
    11
    Net Migration
    0.00
    78
    Population Growth
    1.70%
    56
    Literacy Total
    64.2%
    164
    Literacy Male
    65.6%
    139
    Literacy Female
    62.8%
    124
    Unemployment
    2.5%
    162
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    62.9
    151
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.4
    142
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $3,500
    150
     
     
     

    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.