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Compare Australia and Iraq health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Iraq IRAQ
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2015
    80.9
    84.8
    82.8
    3
    7
    4
     
    66.2
    71.8
    68.9
    121
    118
    121
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.8
    3
    7
     
    66.2
    71.8
    121
    118
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    68.6
    74.0
    122
    117
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    68.9
    74.3
    122
    117
    Age 15
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    69.3
    74.7
    119
    116
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    7
     
    69.9
    75.1
    116
    114
    Age 25
    81.6
    85.3
    3
    7
     
    70.9
    75.5
    110
    113
    Age 30
    81.8
    85.4
    3
    7
     
    71.7
    75.9
    107
    113
    Age 35
    82.0
    85.5
    3
    7
     
    72.5
    76.4
    105
    113
    Age 40
    82.2
    85.6
    3
    7
     
    73.2
    76.8
    101
    113
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.8
    1
    7
     
    73.9
    77.3
    101
    113
    Age 50
    82.9
    86.1
    1
    7
     
    74.7
    77.9
    100
    113
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.4
    1
    7
     
    75.7
    78.6
    104
    113
    Age 60
    84.0
    86.8
    1
    7
     
    77.0
    79.5
    105
    112
    Age 65
    84.8
    87.4
    1
    7
     
    78.5
    80.6
    112
    114
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    1
    7
     
    80.5
    82.1
    110
    113
    Age 75
    87.2
    89.1
    4
    10
     
    82.9
    84.1
    118
    115
    Age 80
    89.0
    90.4
    7
    14
     
    85.7
    86.6
    120
    116
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.2
    16
    21
     
    89.0
    89.7
    131
    123
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.9
    26
    35
     
    92.9
    93.3
    137
    126
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    48
    52
     
    97.1
    97.5
    140
    124
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    65
    67
     
    101.8
    102.0
    115
    91
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.89
    147
     
    187.65
    22
    2. Stroke
    27.41
    162
     
    117.01
    57
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.91
    12
     
    4.41
    55
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    12.99
    81
    5. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    6.54
    144
    6. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    20.79
    44
    7. Lung Disease
    14.93
    118
     
    15.27
    114
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    5.25
    116
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.05
    139
     
    40.38
    47
    10. Suicide
    10.65
    63
     
    1.61
    166
    11. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    7.85
    13
    12. Kidney Disease
    6.90
    136
     
    32.67
    5
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    2.75
    96
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    0.74
    143
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    85
     
    6.90
    73
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.74
    167
     
    24.43
    101
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.67
    152
     
    41.41
    2
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    3.68
    105
    19. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    6.85
    1
    20. Falls
    5.02
    94
     
    2.46
    138
    21. Other Injuries
    5.01
    150
     
    30.27
    13
    22. Hypertension
    4.67
    160
     
    26.29
    28
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    4.13
    116
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.00
    134
     
    9.57
    61
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    1.11
    138
    26. Liver Disease
    3.68
    164
     
    6.74
    140
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.54
    148
     
    10.54
    38
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    5.19
    96
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    26
     
    0.72
    138
    30. Drug Use
    3.32
    28
     
    2.23
    51
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    6.90
    3
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.64
    85
     
    7.98
    4
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    2.44
    103
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    1.56
    162
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.92
    150
     
    12.57
    58
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    0.57
    164
    37. Alcohol
    1.43
    66
     
    0.03
    163
    38. Asthma
    1.18
    132
     
    8.69
    55
    39. Poisonings
    1.16
    93
     
    1.04
    98
    40. Violence
    1.15
    145
     
    9.84
    52
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    105
     
    0.64
    127
    42. Epilepsy
    1.10
    127
     
    0.82
    150
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.01
    133
     
    9.57
    60
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.00
    136
     
    10.14
    17
    45. Drownings
    0.90
    152
     
    1.89
    125
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.73
    157
     
    3.02
    79
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    93
     
    0.31
    120
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    36
     
    0.25
    78
    49. Fires
    0.48
    149
     
    2.85
    79
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.32
    158
     
    6.76
    75
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,339
    18.06
     
    27,513
    18.60
    2. Stroke
    10,985
    9.30
     
    16,783
    11.34
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,752
    9.10
     
    593
    0.40
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,235
    6.97
     
    1,987
    1.34
    5. Lung Disease
    5,886
    4.98
     
    2,206
    1.49
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,566
    3.87
     
    849
    0.57
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,264
    3.61
     
    5,858
    3.96
    8. Prostate Cancer
    3,676
    3.11
     
    370
    0.25
    9. Breast Cancer
    3,267
    2.77
     
    1,962
    1.33
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,776
    2.35
     
    5,146
    3.48
    11. Suicide
    2,679
    2.27
     
    376
    0.25
    12. Lymphomas
    2,595
    2.20
     
    1,416
    0.96
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,470
    2.09
     
    436
    0.29
    14. Skin Cancers
    2,326
    1.97
     
    118
    0.08
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,213
    1.87
     
    7,626
    5.15
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    2,165
    1.83
     
    1,292
    0.87
    17. Falls
    1,969
    1.67
     
    519
    0.35
    18. Hypertension
    1,892
    1.60
     
    3,774
    2.55
    19. Leukemia
    1,878
    1.59
     
    1,522
    1.03
    20. Other Injuries
    1,730
    1.46
     
    7,222
    4.88
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,504
    1.27
     
    643
    0.43
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,394
    1.18
     
    9,887
    6.68
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    1,391
    1.18
     
    99
    0.07
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,380
    1.17
     
    174
    0.12
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,359
    1.15
     
    1,685
    1.14
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,222
    1.03
     
    838
    0.57
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,199
    1.02
     
    984
    0.67
    28. Liver Disease
    1,105
    0.94
     
    1,126
    0.76
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,006
    0.85
     
    1,418
    0.96
    30. Ovary Cancer
    937
    0.79
     
    340
    0.23
    31. Oral Cancer
    845
    0.72
     
    396
    0.27
    32. Drug Use
    816
    0.69
     
    434
    0.29
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    705
    0.60
     
    4,952
    3.35
    34. Skin Disease
    449
    0.38
     
    119
    0.08
    35. Alcohol
    405
    0.34
     
    6
    0.00
    36. Asthma
    397
    0.34
     
    1,308
    0.88
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    379
    0.32
     
    1,575
    1.06
    38. Uterin Cancer
    357
    0.30
     
    47
    0.03
    39. Low Birth Weight
    331
    0.28
     
    6,862
    4.64
    40. Cervical Cancer
    329
    0.28
     
    141
    0.10
    41. Epilepsy
    305
    0.26
     
    219
    0.15
    42. Poisonings
    298
    0.25
     
    237
    0.16
    43. Violence
    278
    0.24
     
    2,593
    1.75
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.23
     
    469
    0.32
    45. Drownings
    216
    0.18
     
    641
    0.43
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    197
    0.17
     
    53
    0.04
    47. Birth Trauma
    174
    0.15
     
    5,221
    3.53
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    154
    0.13
     
    42
    0.03
    49. Fires
    126
    0.11
     
    691
    0.47
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    122
    0.10
     
    2,650
    1.79
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    12.99
    81
    2. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    6.54
    144
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    20.79
    44
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    5.25
    116
    5. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    7.85
    13
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    2.75
    96
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    0.74
    143
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    3.68
    105
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    6.85
    1
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    4.13
    116
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    1.11
    138
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    5.19
    96
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    6.90
    3
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    2.44
    103
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    1.56
    162
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    0.57
    164
     
     
     
    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.