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HEALTH PROFILE: New Guinea

New Guinea
COUNTRY PROFILE
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New Guinea

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for New Guinea. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

New Guinea Population Pyramid
 
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    New Guinea
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    154.22
    65
    2. Stroke
    110.11
    43
    3. Tuberculosis
    72.76
    18
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.64
    52
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    57.71
    26
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    42.96
    41
    7. Lung Disease
    40.06
    27
    8. Malaria
    31.60
    28
    9. Kidney Disease
    31.23
    27
    10. Asthma
    25.32
    5
    11. Liver Disease
    23.87
    58
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.48
    120
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.90
    88
    14. Cervical Cancer
    16.82
    43
    15. Oral Cancer
    16.26
    1
    16. HIV/AIDS
    15.63
    57
    17. Low Birth Weight
    14.96
    44
    18. Hypertension
    14.67
    73
    19. Breast Cancer
    14.60
    111
    20. Prostate Cancer
    14.59
    109
    21. Birth Trauma
    13.29
    41
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    11.95
    2
    23. Violence
    10.99
    39
    24. Other Injuries
    10.90
    58
    25. Liver Cancer
    9.51
    43
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.83
    25
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    8.69
    64
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.74
    49
    29. Drownings
    7.08
    33
    30. Suicide
    6.95
    121
    31. Lung Cancers
    6.44
    128
    32. Lymphomas
    6.40
    54
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    122
    34. Stomach Cancer
    5.57
    90
    35. Malnutrition
    5.03
    64
    36. Ovary Cancer
    5.01
    70
    37. Syphilis
    4.16
    21
    38. Maternal Conditions
    4.11
    52
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    3.94
    109
    40. Meningitis
    3.85
    53
    41. Skin Disease
    3.48
    61
    42. Skin Cancers
    3.42
    14
    43. Uterin Cancer
    3.28
    46
    44. Leukemia
    3.08
    123
    45. Falls
    3.05
    141
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    101
    47. Fires
    2.07
    77
    48. Poisonings
    1.79
    51
    49. Encephalitis
    1.68
    36
    50. Appendicitis
    1.63
    43
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,422
    12.85
    2. Stroke
    4,642
    9.29
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,958
    7.92
    4. Tuberculosis
    3,389
    6.78
    5. Malaria
    2,851
    5.71
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,373
    4.75
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,126
    4.26
    8. Low Birth Weight
    1,751
    3.50
    9. Lung Disease
    1,566
    3.13
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,555
    3.11
    11. Kidney Disease
    1,344
    2.69
    12. Liver Disease
    1,214
    2.43
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,192
    2.39
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,127
    2.26
    15. Asthma
    1,041
    2.08
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    982
    1.97
    17. Violence
    824
    1.65
    18. Oral Cancer
    761
    1.52
    19. Other Injuries
    720
    1.44
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    615
    1.23
    21. Alzheimers & Dementia
    603
    1.21
    22. Hypertension
    591
    1.18
    23. Drownings
    590
    1.18
    24. Liver Cancer
    523
    1.05
    25. Suicide
    484
    0.97
      Deaths %
    26. Syphilis
    480
    0.96
    27. Cervical Cancer
    459
    0.92
    28. Breast Cancer
    391
    0.78
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    388
    0.78
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    369
    0.74
    31. Meningitis
    338
    0.68
    32. Maternal Conditions
    318
    0.64
    33. Lymphomas
    305
    0.61
    34. Lung Cancers
    292
    0.58
    35. Malnutrition
    283
    0.57
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    265
    0.53
    37. Stomach Cancer
    245
    0.49
    38. Prostate Cancer
    220
    0.44
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    202
    0.40
    40. Leukemia
    188
    0.38
    41. Skin Cancers
    163
    0.33
    42. Falls
    158
    0.32
    43. Fires
    153
    0.31
    44. Skin Disease
    139
    0.28
    45. Measles
    135
    0.27
    46. Ovary Cancer
    135
    0.27
    47. Poisonings
    135
    0.27
    48. Encephalitis
    130
    0.26
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    104
    0.21
    50. Appendicitis
    85
    0.17
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    16.82
    43
    2. Oral Cancer
    16.26
    1
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.60
    111
    4. Prostate Cancer
    14.59
    109
    5. Liver Cancer
    9.51
    43
    6. Lung Cancers
    6.44
    128
    7. Lymphomas
    6.40
    54
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    122
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.57
    90
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.01
    70
    11. Skin Cancers
    3.42
    14
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.28
    46
    13. Leukemia
    3.08
    123
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    101
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.24
    162
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.93
    168
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.2
    160
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    16.6
    25.8
    98
    73
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    New Guinea NEW GUINEA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    6.91m
    103
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    21
    Population 0-14
    33.4%
    54
    Population 15-64
    62.3%
    136
    Population 65 +
    4.3%
    128
    Birth Rate / 1000
    23.70
    57
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.60
    125
    Fertility Rate
    3.03
    51
    Infant Mortality
    36.30
    49
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    110
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    122
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.05
    29
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.01
    11
    Net Migration
    0.00
    78
    Population Growth
    1.70%
    56
    Literacy Total
    64.2%
    164
    Literacy Male
    65.6%
    139
    Literacy Female
    62.8%
    124
    Unemployment
    2.5%
    165
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    65.9
    139
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    58.0
    136
    GDP per Capita USD
    $3,800
    149

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.