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HEALTH PROFILE : Norway

Norway
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Norway

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Norway including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Norway NORWAY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    75.7
    81.3
    78.5
    12
    10
    12
    2010
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
    2016
    80.6
    84.3
    82.5
    7
    12
    10
     
     
    Norway NORWAY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.3
    7
    12
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.5
    8
    12
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.5
    9
    13
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.5
    10
    13
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.6
    9
    13
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.6
    8
    12
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.7
    8
    13
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.8
    8
    13
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.9
    8
    13
    Age 45
    81.9
    85.1
    7
    13
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.3
    7
    13
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.6
    8
    14
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.1
    9
    15
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.7
    12
    15
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.5
    14
    16
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.5
    19
    18
    Age 80
    88.4
    90.0
    27
    25
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.9
    36
    38
     
     
    Norway NORWAY 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
    62.16
    165
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.58
    21
    3. Stroke
    28.44
    165
    4. Lung Disease
    26.13
    65
    5. Prostate Cancer
    25.45
    42
    6. Lung Cancers
    25.21
    34
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.62
    134
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.85
    10
    9. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    101
    10. Suicide
    9.45
    98
    11. Other Injuries
    8.34
    89
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.24
    24
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.64
    165
    14. Ovary Cancer
    6.89
    19
    15. Drug Use
    6.67
    6
    16. Lymphomas
    6.52
    51
    17. Falls
    5.31
    88
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.17
    170
    19. Skin Cancers
    4.72
    3
    20. Leukemia
    4.13
    82
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    130
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.86
    119
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    3.85
    16
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    42
    25. Alcohol
    3.36
    26
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    57
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.93
    176
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.87
    167
    29. Hypertension
    2.76
    171
    30. Liver Disease
    2.75
    176
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    89
    32. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    170
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    86
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.52
    165
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.46
    148
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.66
    129
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    149
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.55
    128
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.44
    2
    40. Epilepsy
    1.42
    115
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    117
    42. Malnutrition
    0.94
    107
    43. Asthma
    0.93
    149
    44. Drownings
    0.86
    159
    45. Low Birth Weight
    0.83
    179
    46. Poisonings
    0.75
    95
    47. Violence
    0.69
    178
    48. Fires
    0.68
    138
    49. Anemia
    0.59
    75
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.50
    168
     
     
    Norway NORWAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,106
    17.94
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,373
    9.91
    3. Stroke
    2,838
    8.34
    4. Lung Disease
    2,606
    7.66
    5. Lung Cancers
    2,319
    6.82
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,979
    5.82
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,773
    5.21
    8. Prostate Cancer
    1,139
    3.35
    9. Other Injuries
    803
    2.36
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    760
    2.23
    11. Breast Cancer
    732
    2.15
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    716
    2.10
    13. Lymphomas
    624
    1.83
    14. Suicide
    570
    1.68
    15. Kidney Disease
    524
    1.54
    16. Falls
    509
    1.50
    17. Skin Cancers
    411
    1.21
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    396
    1.16
    19. Leukemia
    365
    1.07
    20. Bladder Cancer
    360
    1.06
    21. Drug Use
    359
    1.06
    22. Stomach Cancer
    355
    1.04
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    340
    1.00
    24. Ovary Cancer
    319
    0.94
    25. Hypertension
    276
    0.81
      Deaths %
    26. Other Neoplasms
    272
    0.80
    27. Alcohol
    248
    0.73
    28. Liver Cancer
    235
    0.69
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    234
    0.69
    30. Liver Disease
    217
    0.64
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    216
    0.63
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    173
    0.51
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    162
    0.48
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    156
    0.46
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    145
    0.43
    36. Oral Cancer
    143
    0.42
    37. Uterin Cancer
    140
    0.41
    38. Cervical Cancer
    117
    0.34
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    117
    0.34
    40. Skin Disease
    113
    0.33
    41. Epilepsy
    100
    0.29
    42. Malnutrition
    97
    0.29
    43. Asthma
    88
    0.26
    44. Anemia
    60
    0.18
    45. Drownings
    59
    0.17
    46. Poisonings
    58
    0.17
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    48
    0.14
    48. Fires
    48
    0.14
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    46
    0.14
    50. Violence
    38
    0.11
     
     
    Norway NORWAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    25.45
    42
    2. Lung Cancers
    25.21
    34
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.85
    10
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    101
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.24
    24
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.89
    19
    7. Lymphomas
    6.52
    51
    8. Skin Cancers
    4.72
    3
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.13
    82
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    130
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    42
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    57
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    170
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    86
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.46
    148
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    149
     
     
    Norway NORWAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    80
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.4
    22.1
    98
    24
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    23.6
    22.5
    47
    97
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.59
    2

     
    Norway NORWAY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5,320,045
    118
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.02
    41
    Population 0-14
    18.0%
    147
    Population 15-64
    65.3%
    101
    Population 65 +
    16.7%
    30
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.20
    145
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.10
    77
    Fertility Rate
    1.85
    130
    Infant Mortality
    2.50
    189
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    44
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    66
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.06
    23
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    56
    Net Migration
    5.90
    11
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    105
    Literacy Total
    100.0%
    5
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    4.0%
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.5
    10
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    73.0
    11
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $70,600
    7
     
     
     

    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.