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HEALTH PROFILE: New Zealand

New Zealand
COUNTRY PROFILE
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New Zealand

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

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    New Zealand
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    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 Zealand NEW ZEALAND LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    68.7
    73.9
    71.2
    6
    9
    7
    1970
    68.2
    74.5
    71.3
    18
    16
    14
    1980
    70.0
    75.8
    72.8
    21
    21
    22
    1990
    72.5
    78.4
    75.4
    21
    22
    20
    2000
    75.9
    81.2
    78.6
    10
    11
    11
    2010
    79.0
    82.8
    80.9
    9
    18
    13
    2016
    80.5
    84.0
    82.2
    10
    17
    15
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.0
    10
    17
    Age 5
    80.9
    84.3
    7
    16
    Age 10
    81.0
    84.4
    7
    16
    Age 15
    81.0
    84.4
    7
    16
    Age 20
    81.2
    84.5
    6
    15
    Age 25
    81.5
    84.6
    5
    14
    Age 30
    81.7
    84.7
    5
    12
    Age 35
    81.9
    84.9
    5
    12
    Age 40
    82.1
    85.0
    5
    12
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.3
    4
    12
    Age 50
    82.9
    85.6
    3
    11
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.0
    3
    10
    Age 60
    84.1
    86.4
    3
    10
    Age 65
    84.9
    87.1
    4
    10
    Age 70
    85.9
    87.8
    4
    10
    Age 75
    87.4
    88.9
    4
    10
    Age 80
    89.2
    90.3
    6
    15
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.2
    14
    24
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND 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
    55.46
    163
    2. Stroke
    23.59
    163
    3. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    50
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.74
    116
    5. Lung Disease
    18.51
    123
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.64
    79
    7. Prostate Cancer
    16.44
    92
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.34
    22
    9. Suicide
    11.64
    53
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.51
    150
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.30
    167
    12. Lymphomas
    6.71
    49
    13. Skin Cancers
    6.60
    1
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.96
    148
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    5.69
    53
    16. Falls
    5.52
    86
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.54
    88
    18. Leukemia
    4.53
    49
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4.31
    142
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.13
    123
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.95
    130
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.94
    108
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.26
    69
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    155
    25. Kidney Disease
    3.23
    179
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    49
    27. Other Injuries
    3.14
    173
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    2.85
    57
    29. Low Birth Weight
    2.75
    149
    30. Liver Disease
    2.49
    181
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    81
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.28
    115
    33. Hypertension
    2.13
    176
    34. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    150
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    169
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.47
    106
    37. Drownings
    1.42
    139
    38. Drug Use
    1.41
    71
    39. Epilepsy
    1.25
    122
    40. Violence
    1.14
    155
    41. Skin Disease
    1.12
    116
    42. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.91
    143
    44. Alcohol
    0.81
    134
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.77
    161
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.55
    31
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.55
    30
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.54
    160
    49. Encephalitis
    0.45
    145
    50. Fires
    0.38
    157
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,317
    20.38
    2. Stroke
    2,354
    9.02
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,262
    8.67
    4. Lung Disease
    1,718
    6.59
    5. Lung Cancers
    1,687
    6.47
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,370
    5.25
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    905
    3.47
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    880
    3.37
    9. Prostate Cancer
    694
    2.66
    10. Breast Cancer
    681
    2.61
    11. Suicide
    566
    2.17
    12. Falls
    553
    2.12
    13. Skin Cancers
    549
    2.10
    14. Lymphomas
    548
    2.10
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    463
    1.77
    16. Leukemia
    359
    1.38
    17. Stomach Cancer
    322
    1.23
    18. Kidney Disease
    319
    1.22
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    298
    1.14
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    291
    1.12
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    289
    1.11
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    267
    1.02
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    263
    1.01
    24. Liver Cancer
    247
    0.95
    25. Bladder Cancer
    218
    0.84
      Deaths %
    26. Hypertension
    210
    0.80
    27. Other Neoplasms
    207
    0.79
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    195
    0.75
    29. Other Injuries
    193
    0.74
    30. Ovary Cancer
    186
    0.71
    31. Liver Disease
    170
    0.65
    32. Oral Cancer
    136
    0.52
    33. Uterin Cancer
    122
    0.47
    34. Skin Disease
    112
    0.43
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    109
    0.42
    36. Low Birth Weight
    95
    0.36
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    89
    0.34
    38. Asthma
    73
    0.28
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    73
    0.28
    40. Drug Use
    68
    0.26
    41. Drownings
    66
    0.25
    42. Epilepsy
    65
    0.25
    43. Cervical Cancer
    64
    0.25
    44. Violence
    53
    0.20
    45. Alcohol
    51
    0.20
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    48
    0.18
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    38
    0.15
    48. Encephalitis
    36
    0.14
    49. Osteoarthritis
    28
    0.11
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    21
    0.08
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    50
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.64
    79
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.44
    92
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.34
    22
    5. Lymphomas
    6.71
    49
    6. Skin Cancers
    6.60
    1
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.69
    53
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.54
    88
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.53
    49
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.13
    123
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.26
    69
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    155
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    49
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    81
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    150
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    169
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.7
    32
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    30.1
    31.4
    15
    38
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.32
    8
    New Zealand NEW ZEALAND DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    4.51m
    124
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    90
    Population 0-14
    19.7%
    137
    Population 15-64
    65.1%
    109
    Population 65 +
    15.3%
    38
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.20
    134
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.50
    97
    Fertility Rate
    2.02
    108
    Infant Mortality
    4.40
    161
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    105
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    70
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    85
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.86
    49
    Net Migration
    2.20
    34
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    120
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    45
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    4.9%
    128
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    82.2
    15
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    72.8
    14
    GDP per Capita USD
    $38,500
    32

    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.