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Compare Japan and Azerbaijan health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
     
    60.6
    68.2
    64.3
    53
    38
    42
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    64.3
    71.9
    68.0
    49
    39
    43
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    64.2
    71.8
    67.9
    68
    57
    62
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    62.2
    69.6
    65.8
    109
    96
    104
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    63.4
    69.8
    66.6
    112
    114
    113
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    68.2
    73.9
    71.1
    98
    102
    98
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    70.3
    75.7
    73.1
    92
    98
    96
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
     
    70.3
    75.7
    92
    98
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    72.4
    77.9
    87
    89
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    72.6
    78.0
    87
    89
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    72.6
    78.1
    87
    89
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    72.8
    78.2
    88
    89
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    73.0
    78.3
    90
    90
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
     
    73.2
    78.4
    89
    91
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
     
    73.5
    78.6
    92
    94
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
     
    73.9
    78.7
    94
    94
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
     
    74.4
    79.0
    96
    95
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
     
    75.0
    79.3
    99
    95
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
     
    75.9
    79.8
    103
    97
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
     
    77.2
    80.5
    107
    99
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
     
    78.9
    81.5
    105
    99
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
     
    80.7
    82.7
    111
    102
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
     
    83.3
    84.8
    104
    99
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
     
    86.2
    87.5
    98
    85
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
     
    89.6
    90.5
    94
    92
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
     
    295.11
    8
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
     
    19.02
    136
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
     
    104.44
    63
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    11.99
    96
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    4.68
    140
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
     
    3.16
    167
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    12.39
    33
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
     
    20.61
    105
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    9.49
    160
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    2.37
    113
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.23
    94
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
     
    12.08
    106
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    5.54
    159
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
     
    19.58
    76
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
     
    30.08
    34
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
     
    5.05
    144
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    2.18
    163
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
     
    17.78
    123
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    4.72
    43
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    2.00
    171
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
     
    0.23
    174
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
     
    9.78
    129
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    2.67
    136
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
     
    4.78
    105
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    4.12
    132
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
     
    2.51
    111
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
     
    3.78
    141
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
     
    10.21
    64
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
     
    2.21
    165
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    1.67
    144
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    1.39
    127
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    0.91
    161
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
     
    0.35
    175
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
     
    6.94
    140
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
     
    1.62
    132
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
     
    0.38
    153
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
     
    4.26
    82
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
     
    1.99
    117
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
     
    2.74
    82
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
     
    0.23
    141
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    1.06
    118
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
     
    3.55
    62
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
     
    0.06
    178
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
     
    0.05
    173
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
     
    2.23
    72
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
     
    16.80
    37
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
     
    1.01
    108
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
     
    0.69
    102
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
     
    2.07
    141
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
     
    0.23
    127
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Japan JAPAN   Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
     
    25,042
    41.36
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
     
    1,796
    2.97
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
     
    8,809
    14.55
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
     
    1,150
    1.90
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
     
    1,116
    1.84
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
     
    446
    0.74
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
     
    1,746
    2.88
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
     
    1,083
    1.79
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
     
    211
    0.35
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
     
    479
    0.79
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
     
    1,557
    2.57
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
     
    319
    0.53
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
     
    495
    0.82
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
     
    2,717
    4.49
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
     
    216
    0.36
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
     
    1,599
    2.64
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
     
    514
    0.85
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
     
    192
    0.32
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
     
    431
    0.71
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
     
    21
    0.03
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
     
    477
    0.79
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
     
    263
    0.43
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
     
    28
    0.05
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
     
    125
    0.21
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
     
    213
    0.35
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
     
    250
    0.41
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
     
    157
    0.26
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
     
    355
    0.59
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
     
    978
    1.62
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
     
    108
    0.18
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
     
    590
    0.97
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
     
    221
    0.37
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
     
    38
    0.06
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
     
    150
    0.25
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
     
    46
    0.08
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
     
    444
    0.73
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
     
    251
    0.41
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
     
    171
    0.28
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
     
    1,064
    1.76
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
     
    23
    0.04
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
     
    99
    0.16
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
     
    5
    0.01
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
     
    4
    0.01
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
     
    353
    0.58
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
     
    223
    0.37
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
     
    4
    0.01
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
     
    22
    0.04
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
     
    6
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
     
    102
    0.17
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
     
    69
    0.11
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    11.99
    96
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    4.68
    140
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    12.39
    33
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    9.49
    160
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    2.37
    113
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.23
    94
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    5.54
    159
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    2.18
    163
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    4.72
    43
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    2.00
    171
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    2.67
    136
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    4.12
    132
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    1.67
    144
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    1.39
    127
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    0.91
    161
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    1.06
    118
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.