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Australia
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Australia and United Kingdom 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.

United Kingdom
COUNTRY #2
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
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Australia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
     
    68.2
    74.2
    71.1
    9
    4
    9
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    68.9
    75.2
    72.0
    13
    9
    9
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    16
    14
    17
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    73.1
    78.8
    75.9
    17
    16
    16
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    75.3
    80.1
    77.8
    18
    23
    20
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    78.1
    82.2
    80.2
    15
    26
    21
    2016
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
     
    79.7
    83.2
    81.4
    17
    26
    22
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
    79.7
    83.2
    17
    26
    Age 5
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
    80.0
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 10
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 20
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
    80.2
    83.6
    16
    25
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
    80.3
    83.7
    17
    25
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
    80.5
    83.8
    17
    25
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
    80.7
    83.9
    17
    24
    Age 40
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
    80.9
    84.0
    16
    24
    Age 45
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
    81.3
    84.2
    15
    23
    Age 50
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
    81.7
    84.5
    14
    22
    Age 55
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
    82.2
    84.9
    14
    24
    Age 60
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
    83.0
    85.5
    14
    24
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
    83.9
    86.2
    14
    23
    Age 70
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
    85.1
    87.0
    16
    24
    Age 75
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
    86.6
    88.2
    14
    27
    Age 80
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
    88.7
    89.8
    17
    31
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.4
    10
    19
    91.1
    92.0
    24
    37
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.70
    175
    47.64
    170
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    22.97
    101
    37.60
    23
    3. Lung Cancers
    20.32
    57
    26.69
    26
    4. Stroke
    18.83
    178
    21.58
    172
    5. Lung Disease
    17.29
    131
    23.07
    87
    6. Breast Cancer
    15.59
    98
    19.20
    57
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.24
    102
    17.53
    81
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.48
    44
    12.96
    50
    9. Suicide
    11.68
    51
    7.64
    109
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.60
    155
    4.17
    178
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.75
    173
    19.18
    119
    12. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    6.59
    51
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.25
    50
    6.55
    44
    14. Skin Cancers
    5.63
    2
    2.72
    31
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    5.04
    87
    2.84
    140
    16. Liver Disease
    4.88
    169
    8.28
    142
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    161
    2.42
    179
    18. Kidney Disease
    4.61
    167
    2.63
    182
    19. Ovary Cancer
    4.59
    86
    6.04
    31
    20. Drug Use
    4.55
    11
    3.72
    18
    21. Falls
    4.45
    103
    3.86
    113
    22. Leukemia
    4.40
    58
    3.90
    87
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.34
    121
    3.80
    137
    24. Other Injuries
    3.90
    155
    3.43
    165
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.63
    139
    2.63
    161
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.38
    32
    3.85
    15
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.35
    65
    6.56
    28
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    149
    3.67
    137
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    3.04
    168
    3.60
    153
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.66
    95
    2.53
    97
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.37
    83
    3.76
    34
    32. Oral Cancer
    2.34
    123
    2.58
    109
    33. Hypertension
    2.24
    174
    2.16
    175
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.02
    95
    3.41
    39
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    162
    1.86
    160
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.39
    164
    2.81
    148
    37. Alcohol
    1.26
    119
    1.40
    112
    38. Violence
    1.09
    156
    1.22
    152
    39. Asthma
    1.08
    139
    1.00
    144
    40. Epilepsy
    0.95
    142
    1.35
    113
    41. Skin Disease
    0.94
    122
    1.20
    115
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.80
    146
    0.59
    158
    43. Drownings
    0.80
    160
    0.42
    179
    44. Birth Trauma
    0.73
    147
    0.47
    167
    45. Encephalitis
    0.63
    114
    0.58
    119
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.56
    158
    0.95
    141
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.53
    174
    1.42
    137
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.50
    34
    1.45
    1
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.42
    51
    0.59
    28
    50. Anemia
    0.28
    49
    0.11
    75
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,593
    17.52
    76,365
    15.25
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    14,542
    10.80
    82,461
    16.47
    3. Stroke
    10,767
    7.99
    38,649
    7.72
    4. Lung Disease
    8,862
    6.58
    37,384
    7.47
    5. Lung Cancers
    8,599
    6.38
    36,549
    7.30
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,997
    4.45
    18,798
    3.75
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,754
    3.53
    6,553
    1.31
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,894
    2.89
    37,494
    7.49
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3,551
    2.64
    12,987
    2.59
    10. Breast Cancer
    3,322
    2.47
    13,274
    2.65
    11. Suicide
    3,187
    2.37
    5,829
    1.16
    12. Lymphomas
    2,902
    2.15
    9,393
    1.88
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,717
    2.02
    8,984
    1.79
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,618
    1.94
    4,784
    0.96
    15. Falls
    2,554
    1.90
    6,321
    1.26
    16. Skin Cancers
    2,436
    1.81
    3,599
    0.72
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,273
    1.69
    3,137
    0.63
    18. Leukemia
    1,947
    1.45
    5,375
    1.07
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,892
    1.40
    7,268
    1.45
    20. Liver Cancer
    1,765
    1.31
    5,170
    1.03
    21. Other Injuries
    1,751
    1.30
    4,972
    0.99
    22. Liver Disease
    1,638
    1.22
    7,715
    1.54
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,512
    1.12
    3,155
    0.63
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,423
    1.06
    8,916
    1.78
    25. Hypertension
    1,342
    1.00
    3,771
    0.75
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,331
    0.99
    5,228
    1.04
    27. Other Neoplasms
    1,300
    0.97
    3,962
    0.79
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,243
    0.92
    1,805
    0.36
    29. Bladder Cancer
    1,207
    0.90
    6,146
    1.23
    30. Drug Use
    1,172
    0.87
    2,449
    0.49
    31. Ovary Cancer
    991
    0.74
    4,138
    0.83
    32. Oral Cancer
    939
    0.70
    3,098
    0.62
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    724
    0.54
    2,312
    0.46
    34. Skin Disease
    519
    0.39
    2,041
    0.41
    35. Asthma
    481
    0.36
    1,476
    0.29
    36. Uterin Cancer
    421
    0.31
    2,251
    0.45
    37. Alcohol
    415
    0.31
    1,160
    0.23
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    389
    0.29
    936
    0.19
    39. Cervical Cancer
    375
    0.28
    1,224
    0.24
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    303
    0.22
    1,706
    0.34
    41. Encephalitis
    297
    0.22
    849
    0.17
    42. Epilepsy
    297
    0.22
    1,200
    0.24
    43. Violence
    268
    0.20
    860
    0.17
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    265
    0.20
    2,128
    0.43
    45. Low Birth Weight
    244
    0.18
    1,273
    0.25
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    212
    0.16
    968
    0.19
    47. Drownings
    203
    0.15
    299
    0.06
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    188
    0.14
    1,623
    0.32
    49. Anemia
    179
    0.13
    243
    0.05
    50. Osteoarthritis
    141
    0.10
    179
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Australia AUSTRALIA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.32
    57
    26.69
    26
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.59
    98
    19.20
    57
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.24
    102
    17.53
    81
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.48
    44
    12.96
    50
    5. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
    6.59
    51
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.25
    50
    6.55
    44
    7. Skin Cancers
    5.63
    2
    2.72
    31
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.59
    86
    6.04
    31
    9. Leukemia
    4.40
    58
    3.90
    87
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.34
    121
    3.80
    137
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.35
    65
    6.56
    28
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.12
    149
    3.67
    137
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.37
    83
    3.76
    34
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.34
    123
    2.58
    109
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.02
    95
    3.41
    39
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    162
    1.86
    160
    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.