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HEALTH PROFILE: Norway

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

Norway Population Pyramid
 
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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
    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
    46.57
    173
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.39
    95
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.64
    42
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.76
    52
    5. Lung Disease
    22.36
    97
    6. Stroke
    20.89
    174
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.57
    21
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.76
    124
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.09
    142
    10. Suicide
    10.07
    76
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.78
    30
    12. Drug Use
    6.40
    6
    13. Ovary Cancer
    6.22
    26
    14. Lymphomas
    6.22
    63
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.99
    170
    16. Other Injuries
    5.38
    128
    17. Falls
    4.91
    95
    18. Skin Cancers
    4.36
    4
    19. Kidney Disease
    3.70
    176
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    3.67
    19
    21. Leukemia
    3.59
    108
    22. Stomach Cancer
    3.50
    141
    23. Alcohol
    3.28
    31
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3.20
    129
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.01
    59
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    2.82
    170
    27. Liver Disease
    2.73
    179
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.73
    71
    29. Liver Cancer
    2.60
    172
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.54
    178
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.50
    92
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.34
    108
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    151
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.27
    169
    35. Hypertension
    2.11
    177
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.65
    161
    37. Epilepsy
    1.32
    114
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.29
    2
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.29
    141
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.07
    137
    41. Drownings
    0.88
    156
    42. Skin Disease
    0.84
    128
    43. Malnutrition
    0.77
    109
    44. Low Birth Weight
    0.73
    182
    45. Encephalitis
    0.69
    103
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    155
    47. Fires
    0.66
    138
    48. Violence
    0.57
    177
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.55
    159
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.47
    164
    Norway NORWAY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,969
    17.42
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,659
    10.68
    3. Stroke
    2,742
    8.00
    4. Lung Disease
    2,633
    7.68
    5. Lung Cancers
    2,293
    6.69
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,910
    5.57
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,757
    5.13
    8. Prostate Cancer
    1,176
    3.43
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    767
    2.24
    10. Breast Cancer
    705
    2.06
    11. Other Injuries
    688
    2.01
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    681
    1.99
    13. Lymphomas
    655
    1.91
    14. Falls
    641
    1.87
    15. Suicide
    639
    1.86
    16. Kidney Disease
    516
    1.51
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    451
    1.32
    18. Skin Cancers
    419
    1.22
    19. Bladder Cancer
    360
    1.05
    20. Stomach Cancer
    353
    1.03
    21. Leukemia
    353
    1.03
    22. Drug Use
    348
    1.02
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    344
    1.00
    24. Ovary Cancer
    302
    0.88
    25. Other Neoplasms
    296
    0.86
      Deaths %
    26. Hypertension
    288
    0.84
    27. Alcohol
    249
    0.73
    28. Liver Cancer
    246
    0.72
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    241
    0.70
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    227
    0.66
    31. Liver Disease
    223
    0.65
    32. Oral Cancer
    156
    0.46
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    156
    0.46
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    154
    0.45
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    147
    0.43
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    146
    0.43
    37. Uterin Cancer
    139
    0.41
    38. Malnutrition
    117
    0.34
    39. Skin Disease
    117
    0.34
    40. Cervical Cancer
    116
    0.34
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    113
    0.33
    42. Epilepsy
    99
    0.29
    43. Asthma
    84
    0.25
    44. Encephalitis
    77
    0.22
    45. Anemia
    67
    0.20
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    59
    0.17
    47. Drownings
    59
    0.17
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    52
    0.15
    49. Fires
    50
    0.15
    50. Violence
    32
    0.09
    Norway NORWAY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.64
    42
    2. Prostate Cancer
    22.76
    52
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.57
    21
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.76
    124
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.78
    30
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.22
    26
    7. Lymphomas
    6.22
    63
    8. Skin Cancers
    4.36
    4
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.59
    108
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.50
    141
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.01
    59
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.73
    71
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.60
    172
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.50
    92
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    151
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.65
    161
    Norway NORWAY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    80
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    22.4
    22.1
    98
    24
    OBESITY %
    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
    5.32m
    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 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.