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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 2014 updates, 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
    53.9
    59.7
    56.8
    149
    140
    144
    2010
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2015
    60.6
    65.4
    62.9
    153
    149
    151
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.6
    65.4
    153
    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. Influenza and Pneumonia
    224.71
    5
    2. Tuberculosis
    97.88
    6
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    96.50
    6
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    50.34
    153
    5. Kidney Disease
    47.59
    2
    6. Asthma
    46.56
    1
    7. Stroke
    41.43
    136
    8. Malaria
    37.57
    32
    9. Liver Disease
    33.61
    20
    10. Lung Disease
    30.75
    32
    11. Other Injuries
    27.48
    20
    12. Cervical Cancer
    22.90
    19
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    21.16
    56
    14. Prostate Cancer
    19.23
    65
    15. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    60
    16. Oral Cancer
    18.19
    1
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.62
    89
    18. Poisonings
    16.36
    2
    19. HIV/AIDS
    15.49
    62
    20. Low Birth Weight
    15.41
    49
    21. Birth Trauma
    15.36
    40
    22. Malnutrition
    15.23
    42
    23. Meningitis
    14.32
    36
    24. Suicide
    11.73
    54
    25. Liver Cancer
    11.44
    28
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.05
    20
    27. Appendicitis
    9.38
    7
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.98
    27
    29. Hypertension
    8.66
    142
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    8.48
    90
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    8.25
    67
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.83
    81
    33. Skin Disease
    7.83
    17
    34. Lymphomas
    7.59
    20
    35. Lung Cancers
    7.46
    107
    36. Upper Respiratory
    7.42
    1
    37. Maternal Conditions
    7.34
    46
    38. Stomach Cancer
    7.31
    62
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.83
    95
    40. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    30
    41. Fires
    6.14
    49
    42. Violence
    5.87
    81
    43. Drownings
    5.71
    54
    44. Falls
    5.57
    84
    45. Epilepsy
    5.23
    48
    46. Hepatitis B
    4.65
    12
    47. Leukemia
    3.98
    78
    48. Uterin Cancer
    3.97
    26
    49. Skin Cancers
    3.46
    15
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.09
    86
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,930
    17.81
    2. Tuberculosis
    3,847
    7.67
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,463
    6.91
    4. Malaria
    2,759
    5.50
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,742
    3.47
    6. Low Birth Weight
    1,699
    3.39
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,694
    3.38
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,660
    3.31
    9. Other Injuries
    1,634
    3.26
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,584
    3.16
    11. Asthma
    1,475
    2.94
    12. Stroke
    1,354
    2.70
    13. Liver Disease
    1,339
    2.67
    14. HIV/AIDS
    978
    1.95
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    928
    1.85
    16. Meningitis
    912
    1.82
    17. Lung Disease
    905
    1.81
    18. Poisonings
    850
    1.70
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    827
    1.65
    20. Malnutrition
    683
    1.36
    21. Oral Cancer
    674
    1.34
    22. Suicide
    550
    1.10
    23. Cervical Cancer
    540
    1.08
    24. Liver Cancer
    523
    1.04
    25. Maternal Conditions
    471
    0.94
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    451
    0.90
    27. Breast Cancer
    426
    0.85
    28. Fires
    411
    0.82
    29. Violence
    376
    0.75
    30. Drownings
    375
    0.75
    31. Appendicitis
    374
    0.75
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    364
    0.73
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    344
    0.69
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    339
    0.68
    35. Epilepsy
    335
    0.67
    36. Skin Disease
    297
    0.59
    37. Lymphomas
    285
    0.57
    38. Falls
    260
    0.52
    39. Lung Cancers
    259
    0.52
    40. Hypertension
    252
    0.50
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    243
    0.48
    42. Stomach Cancer
    241
    0.48
    43. Pertussis
    238
    0.47
    44. Hepatitis B
    212
    0.42
    45. Leukemia
    210
    0.42
    46. Upper Respiratory
    209
    0.42
    47. Prostate Cancer
    188
    0.38
    48. Ovary Cancer
    142
    0.28
    49. Syphilis
    136
    0.27
    50. Anemia
    136
    0.27
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.90
    19
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.23
    65
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    60
    4. Oral Cancer
    18.19
    1
    5. Liver Cancer
    11.44
    28
    6. Lymphomas
    7.59
    20
    7. Lung Cancers
    7.46
    107
    8. Stomach Cancer
    7.31
    62
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.83
    95
    10. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    30
    11. Leukemia
    3.98
    78
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.97
    26
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.46
    15
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.71
    82
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.41
    133
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    142
     
     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    3.1
    136
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.6
    33.4
    50
    37
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D

     
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6,791,317
    104
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    18
    Population 0-14
    33.9 %
    54
    Population 15-64
    61.9 %
    137
    Population 65 +
    4.2 %
    128
    Birth Rate / 1000
    24.00
    57
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.50
    128
    Fertility Rate
    3.10
    51
    Infant Mortality
    37.40
    51
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.05
    27
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.06
    5
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    1.75 %
    57
    Literacy Total
    62.4 %
    163
    Literacy Male
    65.6 %
    135
    Literacy Female
    62.8 %
    119
    Unemployment
    1.9 %
    167
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    62.9
    151
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    56.4
    142
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $2,800
    162
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.