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Compare Finland and Norway 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
     
      Finland FINLAND   Norway NORWAY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    72.4
    68.8
    30
    20
    25
     
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    66.2
    74.4
    70.2
    34
    19
    25
     
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    69.2
    77.9
    73.4
    30
    10
    19
     
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    70.9
    78.9
    74.8
    34
    14
    25
     
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    74.2
    81.0
    77.5
    30
    13
    25
     
    76.0
    81.4
    78.6
    12
    9
    12
    2010
    76.6
    83.1
    79.9
    26
    15
    24
     
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
    2015
    78.3
    83.8
    81.1
    26
    16
    22
     
    79.8
    83.7
    81.8
    14
    18
    15
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Norway NORWAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    83.8
    26
    16
     
    79.8
    83.7
    14
    18
    Age 5
    78.5
    84.0
    26
    19
     
    80.0
    83.9
    14
    21
    Age 10
    78.5
    84.0
    26
    19
     
    80.1
    83.9
    14
    21
    Age 15
    78.6
    84.0
    26
    19
     
    80.1
    84.0
    14
    21
    Age 20
    78.7
    84.1
    25
    19
     
    80.2
    84.0
    14
    21
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.2
    25
    18
     
    80.4
    84.1
    14
    20
    Age 30
    79.2
    84.3
    26
    18
     
    80.5
    84.2
    14
    20
    Age 35
    79.4
    84.4
    26
    18
     
    80.7
    84.3
    14
    20
    Age 40
    79.7
    84.5
    26
    17
     
    80.9
    84.4
    14
    21
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.7
    26
    16
     
    81.2
    84.5
    14
    21
    Age 50
    80.5
    85.0
    26
    17
     
    81.5
    84.7
    14
    22
    Age 55
    81.1
    85.3
    26
    16
     
    82.0
    85.1
    16
    23
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.9
    27
    15
     
    82.6
    85.6
    16
    23
    Age 65
    83.2
    86.5
    26
    17
     
    83.5
    86.2
    18
    24
    Age 70
    84.6
    87.3
    24
    17
     
    84.7
    87.1
    20
    23
    Age 75
    86.3
    88.4
    22
    21
     
    86.1
    88.2
    25
    26
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.7
    31
    33
     
    88.1
    89.7
    36
    35
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.6
    40
    49
     
    90.6
    91.7
    51
    48
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.4
    60
    64
     
    93.8
    94.4
    71
    66
    Age 95
    97.7
    97.9
    74
    85
     
    97.5
    97.7
    96
    96
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.0
    86
    103
     
    101.8
    101.8
    122
    146
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Norway NORWAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.14
    79
     
    56.96
    143
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    53.77
    1
     
    30.24
    7
    3. Stroke
    35.04
    146
     
    34.17
    150
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.15
    57
     
    26.87
    35
    5. Prostate Cancer
    17.49
    75
     
    26.51
    34
    6. Breast Cancer
    16.90
    82
     
    16.45
    88
    7. Liver Disease
    15.59
    86
     
    2.77
    169
    8. Suicide
    15.11
    31
     
    9.28
    80
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.00
    60
     
    20.24
    10
    10. Falls
    10.91
    39
     
    5.21
    91
    11. Hypertension
    10.32
    133
     
    4.57
    161
    12. Lung Disease
    9.45
    151
     
    23.13
    56
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    9.42
    11
     
    8.74
    19
    14. Alcohol
    7.55
    9
     
    3.83
    28
    15. Lymphomas
    7.31
    27
     
    6.89
    33
    16. Ovary Cancer
    6.88
    23
     
    7.91
    11
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.57
    96
     
    2.66
    159
    18. Other Injuries
    5.01
    151
     
    9.40
    104
    19. Drug Use
    4.87
    10
     
    3.96
    16
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.77
    105
     
    4.14
    116
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    4.66
    1
     
    3.03
    41
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.66
    166
     
    8.64
    151
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.31
    158
     
    2.86
    170
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.96
    123
     
    3.02
    150
    25. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3.77
    171
     
    18.33
    122
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.49
    150
     
    3.46
    151
    27. Leukemia
    3.41
    102
     
    4.44
    53
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.09
    41
     
    2.72
    59
    29. Other Neoplasms
    2.97
    74
     
    2.88
    80
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.65
    29
     
    4.80
    4
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    83
     
    2.81
    79
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.46
    71
     
    3.71
    44
    33. Kidney Disease
    2.35
    171
     
    5.31
    153
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.24
    111
     
    1.95
    127
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.17
    146
     
    4.07
    109
    36. Violence
    2.00
    130
     
    0.56
    169
    37. Epilepsy
    1.72
    93
     
    1.64
    99
    38. Drownings
    1.68
    132
     
    0.69
    158
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.49
    123
     
    2.03
    103
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1.43
    164
     
    2.80
    139
    41. Poisonings
    1.21
    89
     
    0.84
    111
    42. Low Birth Weight
    1.02
    167
     
    0.98
    168
    43. Asthma
    0.94
    140
     
    0.94
    139
    44. Fires
    0.84
    127
     
    0.51
    148
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.82
    21
     
    1.62
    2
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.68
    76
     
    0.44
    105
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.55
    146
     
    1.91
    114
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.51
    36
     
    0.38
    55
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.48
    144
     
    0.26
    155
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.47
    162
     
    0.46
    163
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Finland FINLAND   Norway NORWAY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,143
    25.63
     
    5,256
    16.16
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6,850
    15.75
     
    2,982
    9.17
    3. Stroke
    4,170
    9.59
     
    3,258
    10.02
    4. Lung Cancers
    2,148
    4.94
     
    2,291
    7.05
    5. Falls
    1,214
    2.79
     
    473
    1.45
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,202
    2.76
     
    1,787
    5.50
    7. Hypertension
    1,188
    2.73
     
    434
    1.34
    8. Liver Disease
    1,188
    2.73
     
    200
    0.61
    9. Lung Disease
    1,106
    2.54
     
    2,178
    6.70
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1,022
    2.35
     
    759
    2.33
    11. Suicide
    903
    2.08
     
    510
    1.57
    12. Breast Cancer
    887
    2.04
     
    722
    2.22
    13. Prostate Cancer
    879
    2.02
     
    1,106
    3.40
    14. Lymphomas
    806
    1.85
     
    620
    1.91
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    589
    1.35
     
    297
    0.91
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    584
    1.34
     
    212
    0.65
    17. Alcohol
    545
    1.25
     
    243
    0.75
    18. Stomach Cancer
    498
    1.15
     
    362
    1.11
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    456
    1.05
     
    770
    2.37
    20. Liver Cancer
    436
    1.00
     
    240
    0.74
    21. Other Injuries
    403
    0.93
     
    843
    2.59
    22. Influenza and Pneumonia
    379
    0.87
     
    1,783
    5.48
    23. Ovary Cancer
    370
    0.85
     
    342
    1.05
    24. Leukemia
    348
    0.80
     
    374
    1.15
    25. Other Neoplasms
    330
    0.76
     
    273
    0.84
    26. Bladder Cancer
    291
    0.67
     
    344
    1.06
    27. Kidney Disease
    288
    0.66
     
    512
    1.58
    28. Skin Cancers
    274
    0.63
     
    385
    1.18
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    270
    0.62
     
    226
    0.70
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    263
    0.61
     
    157
    0.48
    31. Drug Use
    263
    0.60
     
    210
    0.65
    32. Oral Cancer
    218
    0.50
     
    160
    0.49
    33. Uterin Cancer
    198
    0.46
     
    137
    0.42
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    182
    0.42
     
    343
    1.05
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    182
    0.42
     
    159
    0.49
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    150
    0.35
     
    188
    0.58
    37. Epilepsy
    126
    0.29
     
    107
    0.33
    38. Drownings
    125
    0.29
     
    45
    0.14
    39. Violence
    114
    0.26
     
    29
    0.09
    40. Asthma
    101
    0.23
     
    86
    0.26
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    80
    0.18
     
    42
    0.13
    42. Poisonings
    79
    0.18
     
    52
    0.16
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    75
    0.17
     
    113
    0.35
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    68
    0.16
     
    184
    0.56
    45. Fires
    65
    0.15
     
    35
    0.11
    46. Cervical Cancer
    63
    0.14
     
    110
    0.34
    47. Tuberculosis
    59
    0.14
     
    22
    0.07
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    56
    0.13
     
    41
    0.13
    49. Schizophrenia
    56
    0.13
     
    29
    0.09
    50. Low Birth Weight
    35
    0.08
     
    35
    0.11
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Norway NORWAY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.15
    57
     
    26.87
    35
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.49
    75
     
    26.51
    34
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.90
    82
     
    16.45
    88
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.00
    60
     
    20.24
    10
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.42
    11
     
    8.74
    19
    6. Lymphomas
    7.31
    27
     
    6.89
    33
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.88
    23
     
    7.91
    11
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.77
    105
     
    4.14
    116
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.96
    123
     
    3.02
    150
    10. Leukemia
    3.41
    102
     
    4.44
    53
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.09
    41
     
    2.72
    59
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.65
    29
     
    4.80
    4
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    83
     
    2.81
    79
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.46
    71
     
    3.71
    44
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.24
    111
     
    1.95
    127
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.43
    164
     
    2.80
    139
     
     
     
    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.