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Compare New Guinea and Malaysia 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
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
     
    52.8
    55.9
    54.3
    80
    81
    81
    1970
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
     
    60.0
    63.2
    61.6
    71
    74
    76
    1980
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
     
    65.0
    68.8
    66.9
    60
    76
    68
    1990
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
     
    68.2
    72.5
    70.3
    53
    74
    60
    2000
    53.9
    59.7
    56.8
    149
    140
    144
     
    70.3
    75.1
    72.6
    54
    62
    55
    2010
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
     
    71.9
    76.5
    74.1
    62
    77
    67
    2015
    60.6
    65.4
    62.9
    153
    149
    151
     
    72.7
    77.3
    75.0
    66
    83
    69
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    60.6
    65.4
    153
    149
     
    72.7
    77.3
    66
    83
    Age 5
    64.5
    69.0
    157
    150
     
    73.2
    77.8
    75
    86
    Age 10
    64.8
    69.3
    161
    153
     
    73.3
    77.9
    75
    87
    Age 15
    65.1
    69.5
    163
    153
     
    73.4
    77.9
    75
    88
    Age 20
    65.5
    69.8
    165
    154
     
    73.7
    78.0
    73
    88
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.3
    168
    155
     
    74.0
    78.1
    75
    89
    Age 30
    66.6
    70.8
    170
    159
     
    74.3
    78.2
    77
    90
    Age 35
    67.2
    71.4
    173
    162
     
    74.6
    78.3
    77
    91
    Age 40
    67.9
    72.1
    175
    166
     
    75.1
    78.5
    80
    92
    Age 45
    68.8
    72.9
    178
    170
     
    75.6
    78.7
    81
    92
    Age 50
    70.0
    73.9
    180
    172
     
    76.3
    79.1
    77
    95
    Age 55
    71.5
    75.1
    182
    172
     
    77.3
    79.6
    76
    96
    Age 60
    73.4
    76.6
    182
    170
     
    78.6
    80.4
    75
    97
    Age 65
    75.7
    78.5
    182
    164
     
    80.1
    81.3
    73
    98
    Age 70
    78.5
    80.7
    179
    151
     
    82.0
    82.5
    70
    102
    Age 75
    81.8
    83.4
    171
    136
     
    84.4
    84.2
    70
    110
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.3
    150
    127
     
    87.1
    86.6
    67
    115
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.8
    126
    112
     
    90.4
    89.8
    68
    114
    Age 90
    93.1
    93.6
    109
    100
     
    94.0
    93.4
    52
    113
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.7
    107
    95
     
    97.9
    97.5
    54
    121
    Age 100
    101.9
    102.2
    95
    76
     
    102.2
    101.9
    55
    128
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    224.71
    5
     
    61.07
    59
    2. Tuberculosis
    97.88
    6
     
    7.09
    80
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    96.50
    6
     
    23.59
    95
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    50.34
    153
     
    150.11
    33
    5. Kidney Disease
    47.59
    2
     
    13.14
    97
    6. Asthma
    46.56
    1
     
    8.22
    58
    7. Stroke
    41.43
    136
     
    80.59
    97
    8. Malaria
    37.57
    32
     
    0.04
    69
    9. Liver Disease
    33.61
    20
     
    5.93
    148
    10. Lung Disease
    30.75
    32
     
    36.47
    19
    11. Other Injuries
    27.48
    20
     
    15.51
    63
    12. Cervical Cancer
    22.90
    19
     
    5.12
    117
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    21.16
    56
     
    1.36
    125
    14. Prostate Cancer
    19.23
    65
     
    5.22
    152
    15. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    60
     
    19.88
    54
    16. Oral Cancer
    18.19
    1
     
    4.41
    57
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.62
    89
     
    25.25
    34
    18. Poisonings
    16.36
    2
     
    0.76
    119
    19. HIV/AIDS
    15.49
    62
     
    17.36
    58
    20. Low Birth Weight
    15.41
    49
     
    3.69
    130
    21. Birth Trauma
    15.36
    40
     
    1.38
    121
    22. Malnutrition
    15.23
    42
     
    0.45
    126
    23. Meningitis
    14.32
    36
     
    2.60
    77
    24. Suicide
    11.73
    54
     
    2.98
    150
    25. Liver Cancer
    11.44
    28
     
    7.78
    52
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.05
    20
     
    3.22
    75
    27. Appendicitis
    9.38
    7
     
    1.81
    29
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.98
    27
     
    2.32
    110
    29. Hypertension
    8.66
    142
     
    8.54
    144
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    8.48
    90
     
    4.95
    127
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    8.25
    67
     
    4.78
    101
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.83
    81
     
    6.80
    94
    33. Skin Disease
    7.83
    17
     
    3.05
    60
    34. Lymphomas
    7.59
    20
     
    4.76
    80
    35. Lung Cancers
    7.46
    107
     
    19.14
    60
    36. Upper Respiratory
    7.42
    1
     
    0.01
    133
    37. Maternal Conditions
    7.34
    46
     
    0.50
    105
    38. Stomach Cancer
    7.31
    62
     
    4.18
    115
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.83
    95
     
    10.64
    63
    40. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    30
     
    5.21
    60
    41. Fires
    6.14
    49
     
    3.25
    72
    42. Violence
    5.87
    81
     
    2.33
    122
    43. Drownings
    5.71
    54
     
    3.43
    89
    44. Falls
    5.57
    84
     
    7.57
    61
    45. Epilepsy
    5.23
    48
     
    0.88
    144
    46. Hepatitis B
    4.65
    12
     
    1.36
    57
    47. Leukemia
    3.98
    78
     
    4.22
    65
    48. Uterin Cancer
    3.97
    26
     
    1.86
    91
    49. Skin Cancers
    3.46
    15
     
    0.62
    148
    50. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.09
    86
     
    0.74
    157
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,930
    17.81
     
    11,773
    9.26
    2. Tuberculosis
    3,847
    7.67
     
    1,554
    1.22
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,463
    6.91
     
    4,760
    3.74
    4. Malaria
    2,759
    5.50
     
    11
    0.01
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,742
    3.47
     
    2,768
    2.18
    6. Low Birth Weight
    1,699
    3.39
     
    1,033
    0.81
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,694
    3.38
     
    387
    0.30
    8. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,660
    3.31
     
    29,363
    23.10
    9. Other Injuries
    1,634
    3.26
     
    3,804
    2.99
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,584
    3.16
     
    312
    0.25
    11. Asthma
    1,475
    2.94
     
    1,642
    1.29
    12. Stroke
    1,354
    2.70
     
    15,497
    12.19
    13. Liver Disease
    1,339
    2.67
     
    1,361
    1.07
    14. HIV/AIDS
    978
    1.95
     
    4,848
    3.81
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    928
    1.85
     
    6,813
    5.36
    16. Meningitis
    912
    1.82
     
    625
    0.49
    17. Lung Disease
    905
    1.81
     
    6,797
    5.35
    18. Poisonings
    850
    1.70
     
    196
    0.15
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    827
    1.65
     
    1,360
    1.07
    20. Malnutrition
    683
    1.36
     
    89
    0.07
    21. Oral Cancer
    674
    1.34
     
    1,060
    0.83
    22. Suicide
    550
    1.10
     
    772
    0.61
    23. Cervical Cancer
    540
    1.08
     
    614
    0.48
    24. Liver Cancer
    523
    1.04
     
    1,733
    1.36
    25. Maternal Conditions
    471
    0.94
     
    153
    0.12
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    451
    0.90
     
    1,044
    0.82
    27. Breast Cancer
    426
    0.85
     
    2,535
    1.99
    28. Fires
    411
    0.82
     
    744
    0.59
    29. Violence
    376
    0.75
     
    650
    0.51
    30. Drownings
    375
    0.75
     
    928
    0.73
    31. Appendicitis
    374
    0.75
     
    387
    0.30
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    364
    0.73
     
    648
    0.51
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    344
    0.69
     
    1,444
    1.14
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    339
    0.68
     
    501
    0.39
    35. Epilepsy
    335
    0.67
     
    229
    0.18
    36. Skin Disease
    297
    0.59
     
    619
    0.49
    37. Lymphomas
    285
    0.57
     
    1,119
    0.88
    38. Falls
    260
    0.52
     
    1,611
    1.27
    39. Lung Cancers
    259
    0.52
     
    4,088
    3.22
    40. Hypertension
    252
    0.50
     
    1,684
    1.32
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    243
    0.48
     
    2,278
    1.79
    42. Stomach Cancer
    241
    0.48
     
    863
    0.68
    43. Pertussis
    238
    0.47
     
    99
    0.08
    44. Hepatitis B
    212
    0.42
     
    315
    0.25
    45. Leukemia
    210
    0.42
     
    1,073
    0.84
    46. Upper Respiratory
    209
    0.42
     
    3
    0.00
    47. Prostate Cancer
    188
    0.38
     
    496
    0.39
    48. Ovary Cancer
    142
    0.28
     
    638
    0.50
    49. Syphilis
    136
    0.27
     
    46
    0.04
    50. Anemia
    136
    0.27
     
    13
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.90
    19
     
    5.12
    117
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.23
    65
     
    5.22
    152
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    60
     
    19.88
    54
    4. Oral Cancer
    18.19
    1
     
    4.41
    57
    5. Liver Cancer
    11.44
    28
     
    7.78
    52
    6. Lymphomas
    7.59
    20
     
    4.76
    80
    7. Lung Cancers
    7.46
    107
     
    19.14
    60
    8. Stomach Cancer
    7.31
    62
     
    4.18
    115
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.83
    95
     
    10.64
    63
    10. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    30
     
    5.21
    60
    11. Leukemia
    3.98
    78
     
    4.22
    65
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.97
    26
     
    1.86
    91
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.46
    15
     
    0.62
    148
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.71
    82
     
    1.52
    121
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.41
    133
     
    3.54
    85
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    142
     
    1.29
    127
     
     
     
    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.