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Compare United States and Vanuatu 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
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Vanuatu VANUATU
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
     
    45.4
    48.3
    46.8
    109
    109
    111
    1970
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
     
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
    1980
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
     
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
    1990
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
     
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
    2000
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
     
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
    2010
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
     
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
    2015
    76.9
    81.6
    79.3
    33
    33
    31
     
    70.1
    74.0
    72.0
    92
    107
    100
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Vanuatu VANUATU
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.9
    81.6
    33
    33
     
    70.1
    74.0
    92
    107
    Age 5
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
     
    72.3
    76.0
    88
    107
    Age 10
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
     
    72.5
    76.1
    86
    108
    Age 15
    77.6
    82.2
    34
    34
     
    72.6
    76.2
    86
    108
    Age 20
    77.8
    82.2
    33
    34
     
    72.8
    76.3
    86
    110
    Age 25
    78.1
    82.4
    33
    34
     
    73.1
    76.5
    87
    110
    Age 30
    78.4
    82.5
    32
    34
     
    73.4
    76.7
    88
    110
    Age 35
    78.8
    82.7
    32
    34
     
    73.7
    76.9
    89
    110
    Age 40
    79.1
    82.9
    31
    34
     
    74.0
    77.2
    91
    109
    Age 45
    79.6
    83.3
    30
    33
     
    74.4
    77.6
    93
    108
    Age 50
    80.2
    83.7
    30
    31
     
    75.0
    78.1
    95
    109
    Age 55
    81.0
    84.3
    29
    30
     
    75.9
    78.7
    98
    112
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.0
    26
    30
     
    77.0
    79.5
    101
    113
    Age 65
    83.3
    85.9
    23
    30
     
    78.6
    80.6
    109
    115
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.9
    17
    27
     
    80.5
    82.0
    111
    117
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.3
    14
    25
     
    82.8
    84.0
    119
    116
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.0
    16
    22
     
    85.7
    86.5
    121
    121
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.2
    21
    23
     
    89.0
    89.6
    134
    129
    Age 90
    94.3
    95.0
    29
    30
     
    92.9
    93.3
    139
    131
    Age 95
    98.1
    98.5
    32
    32
     
    97.1
    97.4
    153
    134
    Age 100
    102.3
    102.5
    50
    40
     
    101.6
    101.8
    159
    141
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Vanuatu VANUATU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.89
    130
     
    137.11
    62
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    44.41
    8
     
    13.82
    129
    3. Lung Disease
    32.01
    43
     
    36.33
    29
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    8.91
    103
    5. Stroke
    23.69
    178
     
    100.56
    69
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    14.38
    121
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.21
    138
     
    65.94
    25
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.91
    147
     
    43.81
    80
    9. Suicide
    12.70
    47
     
    6.80
    131
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    3.68
    170
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    5.91
    119
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.90
    117
     
    30.59
    27
    13. Liver Disease
    10.21
    127
     
    12.69
    104
    14. Drug Use
    10.21
    5
     
    0.23
    176
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.04
    127
     
    18.42
    91
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    60
     
    5.68
    89
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    0.91
    165
    18. Hypertension
    7.42
    138
     
    16.62
    66
    19. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    2.11
    164
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.40
    76
     
    8.78
    44
    21. Falls
    5.95
    81
     
    2.51
    152
    22. Violence
    5.53
    88
     
    2.29
    136
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    2.82
    153
    24. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.90
    35
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.76
    3
     
    1.12
    85
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    15.55
    19
    27. Other Injuries
    4.38
    158
     
    6.33
    120
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    4.08
    150
     
    8.66
    84
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    0.01
    183
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    0.91
    161
    31. Other Neoplasms
    3.06
    77
     
    1.17
    153
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    3.40
    40
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.01
    144
     
    8.55
    80
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    2.87
    30
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    9.68
    82
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    3.22
    146
    37. Alcohol
    2.26
    64
     
    0.48
    151
    38. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    3.24
    81
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.01
    115
     
    11.59
    63
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.72
    109
     
    0.00
    183
    41. Drownings
    1.13
    145
     
    5.49
    67
    42. Poisonings
    1.10
    76
     
    0.94
    84
    43. Asthma
    0.95
    148
     
    13.11
    41
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.92
    8
     
    0.06
    171
    45. Skin Disease
    0.87
    128
     
    3.91
    41
    46. Fires
    0.73
    136
     
    1.11
    113
    47. Malnutrition
    0.64
    120
     
    5.09
    59
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    162
     
    6.41
    16
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.59
    173
     
    4.76
    66
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    177
     
    0.81
    159
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    479,223
    20.90
     
    203
    17.70
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    263,916
    11.51
     
    19
    1.66
    3. Lung Disease
    181,735
    7.93
     
    53
    4.62
    4. Lung Cancers
    161,533
    7.05
     
    14
    1.22
    5. Stroke
    131,954
    5.76
     
    148
    12.90
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80,463
    3.51
     
    82
    7.15
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    79,936
    3.49
     
    97
    8.46
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60,418
    2.64
     
    10
    0.87
    9. Kidney Disease
    59,823
    2.61
     
    46
    4.01
    10. Breast Cancer
    47,291
    2.06
     
    13
    1.13
    11. Liver Disease
    46,942
    2.05
     
    21
    1.83
    12. Suicide
    45,986
    2.01
     
    15
    1.31
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    40,559
    1.77
     
    1
    0.09
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    40,035
    1.75
     
    10
    0.87
    15. Hypertension
    39,414
    1.72
     
    24
    2.09
    16. Lymphomas
    39,322
    1.72
     
    4
    0.35
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    34,908
    1.52
     
    40
    3.49
    18. Drug Use
    34,010
    1.48
     
    0
    0.00
    19. Falls
    32,672
    1.43
     
    4
    0.35
    20. Prostate Cancer
    32,107
    1.40
     
    2
    0.17
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    31,866
    1.39
     
    14
    1.22
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    28,106
    1.23
     
    2
    0.17
    23. Leukemia
    27,048
    1.18
     
    10
    0.87
    24. Liver Cancer
    24,566
    1.07
     
    28
    2.44
    25. Other Injuries
    20,113
    0.88
     
    14
    1.22
    26. Bladder Cancer
    18,091
    0.79
     
    1
    0.09
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    17,208
    0.75
     
    0
    0.00
    28. Violence
    16,936
    0.74
     
    6
    0.52
    29. Other Neoplasms
    16,503
    0.72
     
    2
    0.17
    30. Skin Cancers
    14,749
    0.64
     
    5
    0.44
    31. Ovary Cancer
    14,698
    0.64
     
    2
    0.17
    32. Stomach Cancer
    13,025
    0.57
     
    7
    0.61
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    11,008
    0.48
     
    33
    2.88
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,810
    0.47
     
    34
    2.96
    35. Oral Cancer
    10,515
    0.46
     
    4
    0.35
    36. Alcohol
    9,324
    0.41
     
    1
    0.09
    37. Uterin Cancer
    7,968
    0.35
     
    2
    0.17
    38. Cervical Cancer
    7,479
    0.33
     
    9
    0.78
    39. Low Birth Weight
    6,687
    0.29
     
    34
    2.96
    40. HIV/AIDS
    6,660
    0.29
     
    0
    0.00
    41. Skin Disease
    4,608
    0.20
     
    6
    0.52
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    4,462
    0.19
     
    0
    0.00
    43. Asthma
    4,032
    0.18
     
    20
    1.74
    44. Poisonings
    3,852
    0.17
     
    2
    0.17
    45. Drownings
    3,685
    0.16
     
    14
    1.22
    46. Malnutrition
    3,564
    0.16
     
    10
    0.87
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,259
    0.14
     
    11
    0.96
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,118
    0.14
     
    7
    0.61
    49. Anemia
    3,071
    0.13
     
    0
    0.00
    50. Fires
    2,938
    0.13
     
    2
    0.17
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    8.91
    103
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    14.38
    121
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    3.68
    170
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    5.91
    119
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    0.91
    165
    6. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    2.11
    164
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    2.82
    153
    8. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.90
    35
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    15.55
    19
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    0.01
    183
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    0.91
    161
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    3.40
    40
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    2.87
    30
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    9.68
    82
    15. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    3.22
    146
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    3.24
    81
     
     
     
    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.