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Compare Australia and Kuwait 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   Kuwait KUWAIT
           
    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
     
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
    2015
    80.9
    84.8
    82.8
    3
    7
    4
     
    73.7
    76.0
    74.7
    51
    95
    76
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Kuwait KUWAIT
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.8
    3
    7
     
    73.7
    76.0
    51
    95
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    74.4
    76.6
    54
    101
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    74.5
    76.6
    55
    101
    Age 15
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    74.6
    76.7
    55
    104
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    7
     
    74.8
    76.8
    55
    105
    Age 25
    81.6
    85.3
    3
    7
     
    75.0
    76.8
    57
    106
    Age 30
    81.8
    85.4
    3
    7
     
    75.2
    76.9
    60
    107
    Age 35
    82.0
    85.5
    3
    7
     
    75.4
    77.0
    62
    108
    Age 40
    82.2
    85.6
    3
    7
     
    75.6
    77.2
    70
    110
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.8
    1
    7
     
    75.9
    77.3
    75
    112
    Age 50
    82.9
    86.1
    1
    7
     
    76.2
    77.5
    79
    116
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.4
    1
    7
     
    76.8
    77.9
    84
    118
    Age 60
    84.0
    86.8
    1
    7
     
    77.5
    78.4
    95
    132
    Age 65
    84.8
    87.4
    1
    7
     
    78.6
    79.3
    106
    139
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    1
    7
     
    80.2
    80.7
    123
    154
    Age 75
    87.2
    89.1
    4
    10
     
    82.4
    82.7
    143
    166
    Age 80
    89.0
    90.4
    7
    14
     
    85.1
    85.3
    161
    168
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.2
    16
    21
     
    88.6
    88.6
    167
    172
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.9
    26
    35
     
    92.5
    92.5
    169
    176
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    48
    52
     
    96.8
    96.8
    174
    180
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    65
    67
     
    101.5
    101.5
    175
    180
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Kuwait KUWAIT
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.89
    147
     
    113.15
    56
    2. Stroke
    27.41
    162
     
    47.73
    132
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.91
    12
     
    0.60
    163
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    7.27
    110
    5. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    10.39
    122
    6. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    16.03
    91
    7. Lung Disease
    14.93
    118
     
    2.75
    171
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    9.53
    69
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.05
    139
     
    23.32
    96
    10. Suicide
    10.65
    63
     
    0.86
    170
    11. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    4.11
    102
    12. Kidney Disease
    6.90
    136
     
    12.82
    100
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    2.62
    100
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    0.23
    167
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    85
     
    1.64
    157
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.74
    167
     
    34.53
    82
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.67
    152
     
    14.43
    100
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    2.90
    136
    19. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    3.89
    83
    20. Falls
    5.02
    94
     
    1.49
    157
    21. Other Injuries
    5.01
    150
     
    4.08
    160
    22. Hypertension
    4.67
    160
     
    14.27
    110
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    5.00
    97
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.00
    134
     
    2.30
    164
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    1.63
    113
    26. Liver Disease
    3.68
    164
     
    1.93
    171
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.54
    148
     
    8.79
    79
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    2.17
    163
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    26
     
    1.10
    114
    30. Drug Use
    3.32
    28
     
    1.45
    66
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    4.59
    21
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.64
    85
     
    0.90
    153
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    0.95
    166
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    1.59
    161
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.92
    150
     
    6.78
    94
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    5.98
    9
    37. Alcohol
    1.43
    66
     
    0.17
    130
    38. Asthma
    1.18
    132
     
    2.67
    104
    39. Poisonings
    1.16
    93
     
    0.69
    124
    40. Violence
    1.15
    145
     
    0.30
    171
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    105
     
    0.53
    135
    42. Epilepsy
    1.10
    127
     
    0.72
    158
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.01
    133
     
    0.60
    152
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.00
    136
     
    0.17
    171
    45. Drownings
    0.90
    152
     
    0.70
    157
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.73
    157
     
    1.38
    127
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    93
     
    0.00
    172
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    36
     
    0.11
    137
    49. Fires
    0.48
    149
     
    1.26
    114
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.32
    158
     
    0.67
    144
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Kuwait KUWAIT
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,339
    18.06
     
    1,474
    28.11
    2. Stroke
    10,985
    9.30
     
    523
    9.98
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,752
    9.10
     
    6
    0.12
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,235
    6.97
     
    81
    1.55
    5. Lung Disease
    5,886
    4.98
     
    32
    0.61
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,566
    3.87
     
    110
    2.09
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,264
    3.61
     
    235
    4.48
    8. Prostate Cancer
    3,676
    3.11
     
    58
    1.10
    9. Breast Cancer
    3,267
    2.77
     
    101
    1.92
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,776
    2.35
     
    140
    2.67
    11. Suicide
    2,679
    2.27
     
    33
    0.63
    12. Lymphomas
    2,595
    2.20
     
    48
    0.91
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,470
    2.09
     
    32
    0.62
    14. Skin Cancers
    2,326
    1.97
     
    2
    0.05
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,213
    1.87
     
    404
    7.70
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    2,165
    1.83
     
    30
    0.58
    17. Falls
    1,969
    1.67
     
    45
    0.85
    18. Hypertension
    1,892
    1.60
     
    151
    2.88
    19. Leukemia
    1,878
    1.59
     
    64
    1.22
    20. Other Injuries
    1,730
    1.46
     
    94
    1.79
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,504
    1.27
     
    61
    1.16
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,394
    1.18
     
    410
    7.83
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    1,391
    1.18
     
    10
    0.19
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,380
    1.17
     
    18
    0.34
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,359
    1.15
     
    26
    0.50
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,222
    1.03
     
    27
    0.51
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,199
    1.02
     
    45
    0.85
    28. Liver Disease
    1,105
    0.94
     
    28
    0.53
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,006
    0.85
     
    13
    0.25
    30. Ovary Cancer
    937
    0.79
     
    16
    0.30
    31. Oral Cancer
    845
    0.72
     
    12
    0.23
    32. Drug Use
    816
    0.69
     
    34
    0.65
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    705
    0.60
     
    306
    5.84
    34. Skin Disease
    449
    0.38
     
    7
    0.14
    35. Alcohol
    405
    0.34
     
    5
    0.09
    36. Asthma
    397
    0.34
     
    34
    0.66
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    379
    0.32
     
    5
    0.09
    38. Uterin Cancer
    357
    0.30
     
    29
    0.54
    39. Low Birth Weight
    331
    0.28
     
    237
    4.53
    40. Cervical Cancer
    329
    0.28
     
    9
    0.17
    41. Epilepsy
    305
    0.26
     
    19
    0.36
    42. Poisonings
    298
    0.25
     
    18
    0.34
    43. Violence
    278
    0.24
     
    12
    0.24
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.23
     
    14
    0.26
    45. Drownings
    216
    0.18
     
    23
    0.44
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    197
    0.17
     
    0
    0.00
    47. Birth Trauma
    174
    0.15
     
    21
    0.40
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    154
    0.13
     
    2
    0.04
    49. Fires
    126
    0.11
     
    34
    0.66
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    122
    0.10
     
    10
    0.19
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Kuwait KUWAIT
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    7.27
    110
    2. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    10.39
    122
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    16.03
    91
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    9.53
    69
    5. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    4.11
    102
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    2.62
    100
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    0.23
    167
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    2.90
    136
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    3.89
    83
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    5.00
    97
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    1.63
    113
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    2.17
    163
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    4.59
    21
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    0.95
    166
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    1.59
    161
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    5.98
    9
     
     
     
    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.