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Compare Japan and Uruguay 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
     
      Japan JAPAN   Uruguay URUGUAY
           
    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
     
    64.9
    71.2
    68.0
    32
    28
    33
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    65.6
    72.1
    68.8
    44
    38
    38
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    41
    41
    40
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    69.0
    76.5
    72.6
    44
    34
    38
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    71.2
    78.9
    75.1
    43
    33
    35
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    72.7
    79.7
    76.3
    51
    40
    40
    2015
    80.5
    86.8
    83.7
    6
    1
    1
     
    73.3
    80.4
    77.0
    56
    40
    44
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Uruguay URUGUAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    86.8
    6
    1
     
    73.3
    80.4
    56
    40
    Age 5
    80.7
    87.0
    7
    1
     
    74.1
    81.2
    56
    40
    Age 10
    80.8
    87.1
    7
    1
     
    74.2
    81.3
    60
    40
    Age 15
    80.8
    87.1
    7
    1
     
    74.3
    81.3
    59
    40
    Age 20
    80.9
    87.2
    7
    1
     
    74.7
    81.5
    57
    40
    Age 25
    81.1
    87.3
    7
    1
     
    75.1
    81.6
    55
    40
    Age 30
    81.2
    87.3
    8
    1
     
    75.5
    81.8
    56
    39
    Age 35
    81.4
    87.4
    9
    1
     
    75.9
    82.0
    56
    39
    Age 40
    81.6
    87.6
    9
    1
     
    76.3
    82.3
    58
    38
    Age 45
    81.8
    87.7
    8
    1
     
    76.7
    82.6
    60
    38
    Age 50
    82.2
    88.0
    8
    1
     
    77.3
    83.1
    60
    36
    Age 55
    82.7
    88.3
    8
    1
     
    78.1
    83.7
    65
    35
    Age 60
    83.4
    88.7
    8
    1
     
    79.1
    84.5
    65
    33
    Age 65
    84.4
    89.2
    7
    1
     
    80.6
    85.6
    63
    32
    Age 70
    85.4
    89.7
    9
    1
     
    82.3
    86.9
    65
    31
    Age 75
    86.8
    90.5
    11
    2
     
    84.6
    88.6
    63
    15
    Age 80
    88.7
    91.6
    14
    2
     
    87.2
    90.6
    64
    8
    Age 85
    91.2
    93.3
    24
    4
     
    90.4
    93.1
    62
    7
    Age 90
    94.3
    95.6
    31
    16
     
    93.9
    96.0
    55
    11
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.7
    44
    18
     
    97.9
    99.2
    55
    12
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.5
    66
    44
     
    102.5
    102.5
    27
    37
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Uruguay URUGUAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    34.00
    152
     
    46.28
    133
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.07
    84
     
    24.95
    100
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    30.36
    170
     
    57.30
    142
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.44
    54
     
    30.18
    21
    5. Suicide
    18.78
    16
     
    12.07
    51
    6. Stomach Cancer
    15.58
    19
     
    9.29
    48
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    42
     
    20.82
    7
    8. Other Injuries
    13.83
    72
     
    13.24
    79
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.86
    134
     
    26.76
    8
    10. Liver Cancer
    9.54
    39
     
    2.95
    152
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.35
    13
     
    10.68
    3
    12. Kidney Disease
    7.52
    129
     
    11.76
    105
    13. Prostate Cancer
    6.90
    142
     
    31.71
    19
    14. Liver Disease
    5.27
    153
     
    5.37
    152
    15. Lymphomas
    4.70
    81
     
    7.50
    23
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.37
    168
     
    12.74
    131
    17. Lung Disease
    4.33
    166
     
    19.51
    81
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.23
    58
     
    20.74
    17
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.13
    51
     
    5.21
    37
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.72
    100
     
    5.51
    48
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.28
    168
     
    18.41
    78
    22. Leukemia
    3.16
    111
     
    5.27
    24
    23. Other Neoplasms
    3.11
    70
     
    6.74
    10
    24. Cervical Cancer
    2.97
    135
     
    9.11
    76
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    2.74
    136
     
    6.24
    81
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    2.63
    162
     
    4.50
    137
    27. Drownings
    2.53
    104
     
    2.35
    111
    28. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    99
     
    4.00
    64
    29. Falls
    2.46
    136
     
    0.83
    171
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.24
    165
     
    6.90
    89
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.00
    88
     
    5.26
    10
    32. Hypertension
    1.88
    172
     
    10.99
    130
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    92
     
    2.15
    81
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    1.52
    101
     
    3.90
    15
    35. Hepatitis C
    1.46
    5
     
    0.08
    125
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.90
    148
     
    0.91
    147
    37. Tuberculosis
    0.89
    132
     
    1.04
    129
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.71
    143
     
    1.36
    126
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.61
    155
     
    0.66
    151
    40. Fires
    0.56
    144
     
    1.08
    118
    41. Malnutrition
    0.54
    121
     
    1.18
    105
    42. Asthma
    0.54
    165
     
    2.17
    112
    43. Poisonings
    0.54
    141
     
    0.78
    116
    44. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    157
     
    1.04
    125
    45. Low Birth Weight
    0.48
    172
     
    2.31
    146
    46. Alcohol
    0.48
    105
     
    1.36
    67
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.45
    104
     
    0.96
    62
    48. Drug Use
    0.43
    127
     
    0.89
    94
    49. Skin Disease
    0.41
    142
     
    2.06
    78
    50. Epilepsy
    0.38
    168
     
    1.56
    107
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Japan JAPAN   Uruguay URUGUAY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    125,816
    13.69
     
    1,316
    5.59
    2. Stroke
    120,586
    13.12
     
    2,696
    11.46
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    102,506
    11.15
     
    3,117
    13.25
    4. Lung Cancers
    71,740
    7.80
     
    1,438
    6.11
    5. Stomach Cancer
    50,969
    5.54
     
    463
    1.97
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    47,686
    5.19
     
    1,144
    4.86
    7. Other Injuries
    34,400
    3.74
     
    608
    2.58
    8. Liver Cancer
    31,844
    3.46
     
    150
    0.64
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    30,017
    3.27
     
    549
    2.33
    10. Suicide
    29,454
    3.20
     
    469
    1.99
    11. Kidney Disease
    29,119
    3.17
     
    689
    2.93
    12. Lung Disease
    17,284
    1.88
     
    1,076
    4.57
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,963
    1.85
     
    1,288
    5.47
    14. Lymphomas
    15,477
    1.68
     
    381
    1.62
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,741
    1.60
     
    694
    2.95
    16. Breast Cancer
    13,206
    1.44
     
    714
    3.03
    17. Liver Disease
    13,135
    1.43
     
    240
    1.02
    18. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,495
    1.36
     
    256
    1.09
    19. Prostate Cancer
    11,305
    1.23
     
    727
    3.09
    20. Other Neoplasms
    10,258
    1.12
     
    337
    1.43
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    9,169
    1.00
     
    332
    1.41
    22. Leukemia
    8,585
    0.93
     
    260
    1.11
    23. Falls
    7,653
    0.83
     
    40
    0.17
    24. Bladder Cancer
    7,373
    0.80
     
    292
    1.24
    25. Oral Cancer
    7,345
    0.80
     
    186
    0.79
    26. Drownings
    7,337
    0.80
     
    82
    0.35
    27. Hypertension
    7,167
    0.78
     
    644
    2.74
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,094
    0.77
     
    365
    1.55
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,186
    0.67
     
    667
    2.83
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    6,060
    0.66
     
    242
    1.03
    31. Hepatitis C
    4,734
    0.51
     
    3
    0.01
    32. Ovary Cancer
    4,656
    0.51
     
    141
    0.60
    33. Cervical Cancer
    3,462
    0.38
     
    204
    0.87
    34. Tuberculosis
    3,419
    0.37
     
    45
    0.19
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,061
    0.33
     
    54
    0.23
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2,659
    0.29
     
    75
    0.32
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,370
    0.26
     
    35
    0.15
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    2,323
    0.25
     
    132
    0.56
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,300
    0.25
     
    77
    0.33
    40. Asthma
    1,843
    0.20
     
    101
    0.43
    41. Malnutrition
    1,724
    0.19
     
    65
    0.28
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,667
    0.18
     
    53
    0.23
    43. Skin Disease
    1,557
    0.17
     
    121
    0.51
    44. Skin Cancers
    1,530
    0.17
     
    52
    0.22
    45. Fires
    1,332
    0.14
     
    44
    0.19
    46. Poisonings
    959
    0.10
     
    31
    0.13
    47. Alcohol
    914
    0.10
     
    56
    0.24
    48. Drug Use
    810
    0.09
     
    45
    0.19
    49. Epilepsy
    800
    0.09
     
    68
    0.29
    50. Hepatitis B
    796
    0.09
     
    6
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Uruguay URUGUAY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.44
    54
     
    30.18
    21
    2. Stomach Cancer
    15.58
    19
     
    9.29
    48
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    42
     
    20.82
    7
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.86
    134
     
    26.76
    8
    5. Liver Cancer
    9.54
    39
     
    2.95
    152
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    9.35
    13
     
    10.68
    3
    7. Prostate Cancer
    6.90
    142
     
    31.71
    19
    8. Lymphomas
    4.70
    81
     
    7.50
    23
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.13
    51
     
    5.21
    37
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.72
    100
     
    5.51
    48
    11. Leukemia
    3.16
    111
     
    5.27
    24
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.97
    135
     
    9.11
    76
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    99
     
    4.00
    64
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.00
    88
     
    5.26
    10
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    92
     
    2.15
    81
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.50
    157
     
    1.04
    125
     
     
     
    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.