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Compare Australia and Somalia 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
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Somalia SOMALIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
     
    34.7
    37.7
    36.2
    163
    158
    163
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    38.7
    41.8
    40.2
    162
    159
    162
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    41.0
    44.2
    42.6
    171
    169
    169
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    40.0
    43.3
    41.6
    180
    179
    179
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    49.1
    51.8
    50.5
    163
    164
    162
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    50.8
    54.1
    52.4
    176
    173
    174
    2016
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
     
    53.7
    57.3
    55.4
    178
    177
    177
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Somalia SOMALIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
     
    53.7
    57.3
    178
    177
    Age 5
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
     
    62.2
    65.6
    174
    173
    Age 10
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
     
    63.3
    66.7
    173
    173
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    63.7
    67.1
    174
    173
    Age 20
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    64.6
    67.8
    172
    173
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
     
    65.9
    68.7
    171
    172
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
     
    67.2
    69.7
    171
    170
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
     
    68.6
    70.7
    170
    170
    Age 40
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
     
    70.0
    72.0
    164
    169
    Age 45
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
     
    71.4
    73.2
    159
    168
    Age 50
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
     
    72.8
    74.3
    155
    169
    Age 55
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
     
    74.2
    75.5
    148
    168
    Age 60
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
     
    75.7
    76.8
    149
    168
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
     
    77.5
    78.4
    151
    168
    Age 70
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
     
    79.7
    80.4
    153
    167
    Age 75
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
     
    82.4
    82.9
    151
    161
    Age 80
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
     
    85.5
    85.9
    145
    156
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.4
    10
    19
     
    89.1
    89.3
    134
    146
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Somalia SOMALIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.11
    173
     
    68.56
    161
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.61
    28
     
    11.04
    146
    3. Stroke
    24.06
    177
     
    91.16
    83
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    2.91
    149
    5. Lung Disease
    18.79
    121
     
    18.02
    131
    6. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    18.47
    72
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    23.25
    22
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    6.87
    106
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.59
    152
     
    22.70
    109
    10. Suicide
    10.52
    84
     
    8.39
    117
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.68
    169
     
    156.01
    9
    12. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    6.33
    55
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    2.06
    126
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    0.92
    129
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.95
    163
     
    8.34
    141
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    5.53
    91
     
    11.75
    33
    17. Falls
    5.29
    89
     
    12.12
    34
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.94
    162
     
    35.88
    23
    19. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    6.88
    20
    20. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    4.89
    37
    21. Other Injuries
    4.41
    156
     
    26.73
    6
    22. Liver Disease
    4.34
    169
     
    24.77
    56
    23. Drug Use
    4.30
    14
     
    0.19
    182
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    3.87
    134
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    15
     
    0.41
    171
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.80
    140
     
    4.99
    106
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    10.98
    12
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    6.67
    74
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    2.98
    166
     
    16.22
    10
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.95
    82
     
    7.58
    4
    31. Hypertension
    2.78
    170
     
    24.32
    39
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    1.50
    120
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    4.94
    40
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    1.96
    93
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    21.71
    26
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.29
    172
     
    22.27
    19
    37. Asthma
    1.21
    137
     
    18.87
    20
    38. Alcohol
    1.20
    116
     
    1.92
    75
    39. Skin Disease
    1.08
    119
     
    3.66
    49
    40. Epilepsy
    1.00
    148
     
    6.89
    15
    41. Violence
    0.92
    166
     
    6.58
    80
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.86
    144
     
    4.53
    44
    43. Drownings
    0.82
    160
     
    12.71
    10
    44. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    149
     
    33.96
    2
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.66
    167
     
    11.24
    4
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    154
     
    190.57
    1
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    35
     
    0.06
    170
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.46
    42
     
    0.24
    95
    49. Poisonings
    0.38
    136
     
    2.76
    27
    50. Anemia
    0.36
    91
     
    17.75
    2
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Somalia SOMALIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,153
    17.96
     
    2,841
    2.26
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13,446
    10.43
     
    372
    0.30
    3. Stroke
    10,516
    8.16
     
    3,923
    3.12
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,461
    6.56
     
    135
    0.11
    5. Lung Disease
    8,180
    6.35
     
    778
    0.62
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,847
    4.54
     
    337
    0.27
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,484
    3.48
     
    1,019
    0.81
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,151
    3.22
     
    19,694
    15.68
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3,488
    2.71
     
    300
    0.24
    10. Breast Cancer
    3,235
    2.51
     
    650
    0.52
    11. Suicide
    2,819
    2.19
     
    578
    0.46
    12. Lymphomas
    2,808
    2.18
     
    353
    0.28
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,630
    2.04
     
    95
    0.08
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,594
    2.01
     
    529
    0.42
    15. Skin Cancers
    2,380
    1.85
     
    40
    0.03
    16. Falls
    2,282
    1.77
     
    777
    0.62
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,174
    1.69
     
    1,198
    0.95
    18. Leukemia
    1,882
    1.46
     
    309
    0.25
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,753
    1.36
     
    15
    0.01
    20. Other Injuries
    1,675
    1.30
     
    2,952
    2.35
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,644
    1.28
     
    192
    0.15
    22. Liver Disease
    1,434
    1.11
     
    1,338
    1.07
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,421
    1.10
     
    314
    0.25
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,376
    1.07
     
    485
    0.39
    25. Stomach Cancer
    1,325
    1.03
     
    294
    0.23
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,295
    1.00
     
    2,906
    2.31
    27. Hypertension
    1,227
    0.95
     
    995
    0.79
    28. Other Neoplasms
    1,216
    0.94
     
    383
    0.30
    29. Bladder Cancer
    1,178
    0.91
     
    64
    0.05
    30. Drug Use
    1,076
    0.83
     
    14
    0.01
    31. Ovary Cancer
    989
    0.77
     
    183
    0.15
    32. Oral Cancer
    879
    0.68
     
    243
    0.19
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    659
    0.51
     
    3,230
    2.57
    34. Skin Disease
    465
    0.36
     
    238
    0.19
    35. Asthma
    457
    0.35
     
    1,062
    0.85
    36. Uterin Cancer
    398
    0.31
     
    45
    0.04
    37. Alcohol
    388
    0.30
     
    126
    0.10
    38. Cervical Cancer
    369
    0.29
     
    564
    0.45
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    351
    0.27
     
    266
    0.21
    40. Epilepsy
    299
    0.23
     
    684
    0.54
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.21
     
    575
    0.46
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    262
    0.20
     
    18,103
    14.42
    43. Low Birth Weight
    226
    0.18
     
    4,954
    3.94
    44. Violence
    224
    0.17
     
    599
    0.48
    45. Drownings
    205
    0.16
     
    1,731
    1.38
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    198
    0.15
     
    12
    0.01
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    177
    0.14
     
    3
    0.00
    48. Anemia
    163
    0.13
     
    1,309
    1.04
    49. Birth Trauma
    119
    0.09
     
    7,555
    6.02
    50. Poisonings
    110
    0.09
     
    398
    0.32
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Somalia SOMALIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    2.91
    149
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    18.47
    72
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    23.25
    22
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    6.87
    106
    5. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    6.33
    55
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    2.06
    126
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    0.92
    129
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    6.88
    20
    9. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    4.89
    37
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    3.87
    134
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    10.98
    12
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    6.67
    74
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    1.50
    120
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    4.94
    40
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    1.96
    93
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    21.71
    26
     
     
     
    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.