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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, 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
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
     
    70.2
    74.9
    72.4
    55
    66
    63
    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
    152
    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
    152
    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
    87
    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. Coronary Heart Disease
    159.17
    40
     
    137.02
    63
    2. Stroke
    138.34
    24
     
    71.50
    113
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    91.01
    38
     
    74.61
    54
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    77.66
    19
     
    18.57
    120
    5. Tuberculosis
    72.15
    19
     
    9.38
    76
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    51.18
    32
     
    1.49
    132
    7. Kidney Disease
    43.15
    10
     
    15.08
    89
    8. Lung Disease
    43.02
    19
     
    23.73
    79
    9. Liver Disease
    26.33
    46
     
    9.18
    134
    10. Asthma
    23.65
    9
     
    5.10
    84
    11. Cervical Cancer
    21.83
    25
     
    4.97
    125
    12. Hypertension
    20.90
    51
     
    2.62
    173
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.89
    76
     
    24.51
    59
    14. Oral Cancer
    19.68
    1
     
    4.29
    60
    15. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    69
     
    5.40
    161
    16. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    70
     
    20.04
    55
    17. Malaria
    18.57
    35
     
    0.03
    68
    18. Low Birth Weight
    16.19
    40
     
    3.25
    142
    19. Other Injuries
    15.89
    31
     
    7.01
    106
    20. Birth Trauma
    13.65
    38
     
    1.22
    135
    21. Violence
    12.99
    31
     
    3.92
    111
    22. HIV/AIDS
    12.77
    64
     
    23.84
    50
    23. Drownings
    12.36
    11
     
    2.31
    117
    24. Suicide
    11.83
    65
     
    6.33
    134
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.47
    142
     
    23.73
    45
    26. Liver Cancer
    11.43
    28
     
    7.62
    52
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.39
    22
     
    5.32
    99
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.64
    4
     
    1.63
    103
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    9.71
    69
     
    4.79
    137
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.47
    15
     
    4.16
    74
    31. Lung Cancers
    7.83
    112
     
    19.29
    62
    32. Lymphomas
    7.78
    19
     
    4.79
    96
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.27
    100
     
    10.76
    71
    34. Stomach Cancer
    7.08
    70
     
    4.06
    128
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    6.83
    73
     
    2.79
    142
    36. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    27
     
    5.38
    55
    37. Maternal Conditions
    6.16
    48
     
    0.55
    112
    38. Meningitis
    4.85
    48
     
    1.39
    86
    39. Malnutrition
    4.74
    64
     
    0.21
    144
    40. Skin Cancers
    4.19
    10
     
    0.90
    131
    41. Uterin Cancer
    4.06
    33
     
    1.78
    105
    42. Skin Disease
    3.89
    44
     
    4.25
    35
    43. Leukemia
    3.88
    93
     
    4.18
    75
    44. Falls
    3.70
    122
     
    2.94
    143
    45. Syphilis
    3.45
    21
     
    0.03
    161
    46. Measles
    3.21
    21
     
    0.03
    84
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.80
    81
     
    1.52
    124
    48. Anemia
    2.77
    35
     
    0.09
    120
    49. Fires
    2.12
    78
     
    1.40
    101
    50. Pertussis
    2.07
    27
     
    0.33
    77
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      New Guinea NEW GUINEA   Malaysia MALAYSIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,973
    11.65
     
    30,598
    22.13
    2. Stroke
    4,970
    9.70
     
    15,642
    11.31
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,846
    9.45
     
    16,215
    11.73
    4. Tuberculosis
    3,008
    5.87
     
    2,293
    1.66
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,807
    5.48
     
    4,268
    3.09
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,387
    4.66
     
    354
    0.26
    7. Low Birth Weight
    1,820
    3.55
     
    909
    0.66
    8. Kidney Disease
    1,623
    3.17
     
    3,478
    2.52
    9. Birth Trauma
    1,534
    2.99
     
    340
    0.25
    10. Lung Disease
    1,435
    2.80
     
    5,037
    3.64
    11. Malaria
    1,305
    2.55
     
    8
    0.01
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,284
    2.50
     
    6,777
    4.90
    13. Liver Disease
    1,184
    2.31
     
    2,286
    1.65
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    1,019
    1.99
     
    1,344
    0.97
    15. Other Injuries
    1,017
    1.98
     
    1,855
    1.34
    16. Drownings
    937
    1.83
     
    649
    0.47
    17. Violence
    933
    1.82
     
    1,151
    0.83
    18. HIV/AIDS
    872
    1.70
     
    7,235
    5.23
    19. Asthma
    831
    1.62
     
    1,258
    0.91
    20. Suicide
    787
    1.54
     
    1,752
    1.27
    21. Oral Cancer
    773
    1.51
     
    1,140
    0.82
    22. Hypertension
    719
    1.40
     
    585
    0.42
    23. Liver Cancer
    559
    1.09
     
    1,904
    1.38
    24. Cervical Cancer
    542
    1.06
     
    656
    0.47
    25. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    514
    1.00
     
    395
    0.29
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    503
    0.98
     
    1,318
    0.95
    27. Breast Cancer
    453
    0.88
     
    2,783
    2.01
    28. Maternal Conditions
    452
    0.88
     
    179
    0.13
    29. Meningitis
    404
    0.79
     
    370
    0.27
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    377
    0.74
     
    905
    0.65
    31. Syphilis
    371
    0.72
     
    7
    0.01
    32. Measles
    348
    0.68
     
    8
    0.01
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    315
    0.61
     
    663
    0.48
    34. Lymphomas
    307
    0.60
     
    1,243
    0.90
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    293
    0.57
     
    4,766
    3.45
    36. Lung Cancers
    291
    0.57
     
    4,644
    3.36
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    277
    0.54
     
    2,594
    1.88
    38. Stomach Cancer
    256
    0.50
     
    946
    0.68
    39. Malnutrition
    252
    0.49
     
    45
    0.03
    40. Pertussis
    231
    0.45
     
    91
    0.07
    41. Prostate Cancer
    217
    0.42
     
    584
    0.42
    42. Leukemia
    216
    0.42
     
    1,139
    0.82
    43. Falls
    173
    0.34
     
    686
    0.50
    44. Skin Cancers
    172
    0.34
     
    215
    0.16
    45. Encephalitis
    164
    0.32
     
    298
    0.22
    46. Ovary Cancer
    156
    0.30
     
    727
    0.53
    47. Poisonings
    152
    0.30
     
    175
    0.13
    48. Skin Disease
    146
    0.28
     
    957
    0.69
    49. Fires
    144
    0.28
     
    346
    0.25
    50. Anemia
    134
    0.26
     
    20
    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
    21.83
    25
     
    4.97
    125
    2. Oral Cancer
    19.68
    1
     
    4.29
    60
    3. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    69
     
    5.40
    161
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.04
    70
     
    20.04
    55
    5. Liver Cancer
    11.43
    28
     
    7.62
    52
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.83
    112
     
    19.29
    62
    7. Lymphomas
    7.78
    19
     
    4.79
    96
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.27
    100
     
    10.76
    71
    9. Stomach Cancer
    7.08
    70
     
    4.06
    128
    10. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    27
     
    5.38
    55
    11. Skin Cancers
    4.19
    10
     
    0.90
    131
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.06
    33
     
    1.78
    105
    13. Leukemia
    3.88
    93
     
    4.18
    75
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.80
    81
     
    1.52
    124
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.50
    144
     
    3.61
    91
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.17
    145
     
    1.30
    135
     
     
     
    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.