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Compare Australia and Lesotho 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   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    8
    10
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    18
    19
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    76.6
    82.0
    79.2
    8
    7
    5
     
    47.1
    50.5
    48.8
    166
    163
    166
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2015
    80.9
    84.8
    82.8
    3
    7
    4
     
    51.7
    55.4
    53.7
    179
    177
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.8
    3
    7
     
    51.7
    55.4
    179
    177
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    57.2
    60.4
    182
    181
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    57.7
    60.8
    182
    182
    Age 15
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    58.1
    61.1
    183
    182
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    7
     
    58.6
    61.6
    183
    182
    Age 25
    81.6
    85.3
    3
    7
     
    59.2
    62.3
    183
    182
    Age 30
    81.8
    85.4
    3
    7
     
    60.3
    63.5
    183
    183
    Age 35
    82.0
    85.5
    3
    7
     
    61.8
    65.3
    183
    182
    Age 40
    82.2
    85.6
    3
    7
     
    64.2
    67.9
    183
    182
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.8
    1
    7
     
    67.0
    70.5
    183
    181
    Age 50
    82.9
    86.1
    1
    7
     
    69.8
    72.8
    182
    179
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.4
    1
    7
     
    72.3
    74.8
    177
    176
    Age 60
    84.0
    86.8
    1
    7
     
    74.6
    76.6
    173
    172
    Age 65
    84.8
    87.4
    1
    7
     
    76.9
    78.4
    172
    165
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    1
    7
     
    79.3
    80.5
    166
    163
    Age 75
    87.2
    89.1
    4
    10
     
    82.1
    82.9
    162
    157
    Age 80
    89.0
    90.4
    7
    14
     
    85.2
    85.8
    156
    157
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.2
    16
    21
     
    88.8
    89.2
    158
    160
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.9
    26
    35
     
    92.8
    93.0
    158
    161
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    48
    52
     
    97.1
    97.3
    154
    162
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    65
    67
     
    101.6
    101.8
    155
    160
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.89
    147
     
    61.18
    137
    2. Stroke
    27.41
    162
     
    134.31
    38
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.91
    12
     
    4.90
    50
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    2.62
    139
    5. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    13.69
    106
    6. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    5.04
    168
    7. Lung Disease
    14.93
    118
     
    51.41
    10
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    1.88
    169
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.05
    139
     
    71.36
    14
    10. Suicide
    10.65
    63
     
    6.01
    110
    11. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    0.79
    172
    12. Kidney Disease
    6.90
    136
     
    19.09
    43
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    0.45
    168
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    1.71
    78
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    85
     
    15.78
    22
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.74
    167
     
    107.01
    36
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.67
    152
     
    25.94
    30
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    1.50
    165
    19. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    0.34
    172
    20. Falls
    5.02
    94
     
    1.44
    161
    21. Other Injuries
    5.01
    150
     
    45.17
    1
    22. Hypertension
    4.67
    160
     
    38.92
    9
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    5.96
    72
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.00
    134
     
    24.13
    8
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    14.83
    7
    26. Liver Disease
    3.68
    164
     
    13.66
    98
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.54
    148
     
    12.50
    8
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    1.26
    169
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    26
     
    1.84
    86
    30. Drug Use
    3.32
    28
     
    4.95
    9
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    0.93
    150
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.64
    85
     
    3.11
    71
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    2.07
    118
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    25.70
    16
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.92
    150
     
    31.32
    7
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    1.06
    141
    37. Alcohol
    1.43
    66
     
    0.70
    90
    38. Asthma
    1.18
    132
     
    23.08
    7
    39. Poisonings
    1.16
    93
     
    2.51
    56
    40. Violence
    1.15
    145
     
    41.91
    6
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    105
     
    5.44
    31
    42. Epilepsy
    1.10
    127
     
    8.97
    29
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.01
    133
     
    28.37
    5
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.00
    136
     
    7.88
    37
    45. Drownings
    0.90
    152
     
    6.39
    45
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.73
    157
     
    3.36
    72
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    93
     
    1.88
    39
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    36
     
    0.26
    73
    49. Fires
    0.48
    149
     
    13.35
    14
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.32
    158
     
    52.61
    29
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,339
    18.06
     
    684
    2.52
    2. Stroke
    10,985
    9.30
     
    1,509
    5.57
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,752
    9.10
     
    52
    0.19
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,235
    6.97
     
    30
    0.11
    5. Lung Disease
    5,886
    4.98
     
    575
    2.12
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,566
    3.87
     
    23
    0.09
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,264
    3.61
     
    810
    2.99
    8. Prostate Cancer
    3,676
    3.11
     
    56
    0.21
    9. Breast Cancer
    3,267
    2.77
     
    33
    0.12
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,776
    2.35
     
    238
    0.88
    11. Suicide
    2,679
    2.27
     
    110
    0.41
    12. Lymphomas
    2,595
    2.20
     
    13
    0.05
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,470
    2.09
     
    5
    0.02
    14. Skin Cancers
    2,326
    1.97
     
    19
    0.07
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,213
    1.87
     
    1,719
    6.35
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    2,165
    1.83
     
    219
    0.81
    17. Falls
    1,969
    1.67
     
    19
    0.07
    18. Hypertension
    1,892
    1.60
     
    436
    1.61
    19. Leukemia
    1,878
    1.59
     
    6
    0.02
    20. Other Injuries
    1,730
    1.46
     
    807
    2.98
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,504
    1.27
     
    71
    0.26
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,394
    1.18
     
    486
    1.79
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    1,391
    1.18
     
    19
    0.07
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,380
    1.17
     
    169
    0.62
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,359
    1.15
     
    296
    1.09
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,222
    1.03
     
    14
    0.05
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,199
    1.02
     
    10
    0.04
    28. Liver Disease
    1,105
    0.94
     
    170
    0.63
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,006
    0.85
     
    39
    0.14
    30. Ovary Cancer
    937
    0.79
     
    10
    0.04
    31. Oral Cancer
    845
    0.72
     
    24
    0.09
    32. Drug Use
    816
    0.69
     
    82
    0.30
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    705
    0.60
     
    315
    1.16
    34. Skin Disease
    449
    0.38
     
    67
    0.25
    35. Alcohol
    405
    0.34
     
    8
    0.03
    36. Asthma
    397
    0.34
     
    276
    1.02
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    379
    0.32
     
    113
    0.42
    38. Uterin Cancer
    357
    0.30
     
    7
    0.03
    39. Low Birth Weight
    331
    0.28
     
    912
    3.37
    40. Cervical Cancer
    329
    0.28
     
    171
    0.63
    41. Epilepsy
    305
    0.26
     
    140
    0.52
    42. Poisonings
    298
    0.25
     
    45
    0.17
    43. Violence
    278
    0.24
     
    795
    2.94
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.23
     
    40
    0.15
    45. Drownings
    216
    0.18
     
    146
    0.54
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    197
    0.17
     
    23
    0.08
    47. Birth Trauma
    174
    0.15
     
    826
    3.05
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    154
    0.13
     
    2
    0.01
    49. Fires
    126
    0.11
     
    224
    0.83
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    122
    0.10
     
    947
    3.50
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    2.62
    139
    2. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    13.69
    106
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    5.04
    168
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    1.88
    169
    5. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    0.79
    172
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    0.45
    168
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    1.71
    78
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    1.50
    165
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    0.34
    172
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    5.96
    72
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    14.83
    7
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    1.26
    169
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    0.93
    150
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    2.07
    118
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    25.70
    16
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    1.06
    141
     
     
     
    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.