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HEALTH PROFILE : Norway

Norway
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Norway

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Norway 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 2011 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Norway NORWAY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    76.0
    81.4
    78.6
    12
    9
    12
    2011
    79.3
    83.5
    81.4
    15
    20
    18
     
     
    Norway NORWAY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.3
    83.5
    15
    20
    Age 5
    79.5
    83.7
    15
    21
    Age 10
    79.6
    83.7
    15
    21
    Age 15
    79.6
    83.7
    15
    21
    Age 20
    79.7
    83.8
    15
    21
    Age 25
    80.0
    83.9
    15
    21
    Age 30
    80.2
    84.0
    15
    21
    Age 35
    80.4
    84.1
    15
    22
    Age 40
    80.6
    84.2
    15
    23
    Age 45
    80.8
    84.4
    15
    23
    Age 50
    81.1
    84.6
    16
    23
    Age 55
    81.6
    85.0
    17
    20
    Age 60
    82.3
    85.5
    20
    20
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.2
    23
    19
    Age 70
    84.5
    87.1
    26
    19
    Age 75
    86.0
    88.3
    37
    22
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.8
    48
    28
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.9
    61
    40
    Age 90
    94.0
    94.7
    75
    47
    Age 95
    97.7
    98.1
    87
    53
    Age 100
    101.9
    102.1
    99
    59
     
     
    Norway NORWAY 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
    57.24
    167
    2. Stroke
    32.63
    172
    3. Lung Cancers
    27.74
    28
    4. Lung Disease
    20.80
    101
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.69
    14
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.61
    11
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.43
    95
    8. Influenza & Pneumonia
    13.77
    154
    9. Prostate Cancer
    11.38
    27
    10. Suicide
    9.72
    69
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8.09
    26
    12. Other Injuries
    7.66
    140
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.43
    174
    14. Lymphomas
    7.27
    38
    15. Poisonings
    6.85
    30
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.16
    177
    17. Kidney Disease
    4.84
    168
    18. Skin Cancers
    4.66
    6
    19. Stomach Cancer
    4.62
    132
    20. Leukemia
    4.36
    65
    21. Ovary Cancer
    4.19
    16
    22. Hypertension
    4.13
    180
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.95
    38
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3.76
    131
    25. Falls
    3.69
    100
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.45
    167
    27. Liver Disease
    3.08
    180
    28. Alcohol
    2.82
    31
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.69
    157
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.56
    97
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2.50
    111
    32. Parkinson Disease
    2.37
    39
    33. Liver Cancer
    2.08
    183
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.05
    116
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.97
    141
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.82
    155
    37. Uterin Cancer
    1.77
    46
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.44
    158
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.42
    2
    40. Epilepsy
    1.37
    120
    41. Asthma
    1.23
    147
    42. Fires
    1.05
    119
    43. Drownings
    0.79
    171
    44. Skin Disease
    0.67
    144
    45. Drug Use
    0.65
    61
    46. Violence
    0.64
    180
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.64
    73
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.51
    174
    49. Low Birth Weight
    0.41
    190
    50. Anaemia
    0.39
    147
     
     
    Norway NORWAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,008
    18.38
    2. Stroke
    3,689
    11.29
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,307
    7.06
    4. Lung Cancers
    2,200
    6.73
    5. Lung Disease
    2,033
    6.22
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,762
    5.39
    7. Influenza & Pneumonia
    1,720
    5.26
    8. Prostate Cancer
    1,187
    3.63
    9. Other Injuries
    799
    2.44
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    742
    2.27
    11. Breast Cancer
    710
    2.17
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    2.09
    13. Lymphomas
    662
    2.03
    14. Kidney Disease
    581
    1.78
    15. Suicide
    502
    1.54
    16. Hypertension
    457
    1.40
    17. Stomach Cancer
    413
    1.26
    18. Falls
    380
    1.16
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    369
    1.13
    20. Leukemia
    368
    1.13
    21. Bladder Cancer
    368
    1.13
    22. Skin Cancers
    368
    1.13
    23. Poisonings
    337
    1.03
    24. Ovary Cancer
    324
    0.99
    25. Other Neoplasms
    262
    0.80
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson Disease
    259
    0.79
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    257
    0.79
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    235
    0.72
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    218
    0.67
    30. Liver Disease
    215
    0.66
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    204
    0.62
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    202
    0.62
    33. Alcohol
    192
    0.59
    34. Liver Cancer
    170
    0.52
    35. Uterin Cancer
    170
    0.52
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    147
    0.45
    37. Oral Cancer
    139
    0.43
    38. Asthma
    117
    0.36
    39. Cervical Cancer
    105
    0.32
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    97
    0.30
    41. Epilepsy
    89
    0.27
    42. Skin Disease
    82
    0.25
    43. Fires
    68
    0.21
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.20
    45. Anaemia
    52
    0.16
    46. Drownings
    43
    0.13
    47. Drug Use
    32
    0.10
    48. Violence
    31
    0.09
    49. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    27
    0.08
    50. Tuberculosis
    26
    0.08
     
     
    Norway NORWAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.74
    28
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.69
    14
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.43
    95
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.38
    27
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.09
    26
    6. Lymphomas
    7.27
    38
    7. Skin Cancers
    4.66
    6
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.62
    132
    9. Leukemia
    4.36
    65
      Rate World Rank
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.19
    16
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.95
    38
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.56
    97
    13. Other Neoplasms
    2.50
    111
    14. Liver Cancer
    2.08
    183
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.82
    155
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.77
    46
    17. Cervical Cancer
    1.44
    158
     
     
    Norway NORWAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    75
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    33.6
    30.4
    69
    12
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    15.1
    12.8
    79
    138
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    247
    23

     
    Norway NORWAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    4,660,539
    113
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    125
    Population 0-14
    18.5 %
    151
    Population 15-64
    66.2 %
    80
    Population 65 +
    15.2 %
    29
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.99
    153
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.29
    74
    Fertility Rate
    1.78
    142
    Infant Mortality
    2.60
    180
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    130
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    77
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    46
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.75
    113
    Net Migrattion
    1.71
    34
    Population Growth
    0.34
    147
    Literacy Total
    100.0
    5
    Literacy Male
    100.0
    5
    Literacy Female
    100.0
    5
    Unemployment
    2.6
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.4
    18
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    73.0
    20
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $55,200
    4
     
     
     

    Latest WHO data (2010), Death Rates are age-standardized, total deaths are % of population