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Compare Austria and South Africa 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
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    71.9
    68.6
    29
    22
    27
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    66.5
    73.4
    69.9
    30
    28
    30
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    69.0
    76.1
    72.4
    32
    19
    27
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    72.3
    78.9
    75.5
    22
    13
    18
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    74.9
    81.0
    78.1
    22
    13
    15
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    77.6
    83.1
    80.4
    20
    14
    18
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    79.4
    84.2
    81.9
    20
    15
    16
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.4
    84.2
    20
    15
     
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    79.7
    84.4
    20
    14
     
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    79.7
    84.5
    20
    14
     
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    79.8
    84.5
    20
    14
     
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    79.9
    84.6
    20
    14
     
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    80.1
    84.6
    19
    15
     
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    80.2
    84.7
    19
    15
     
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    80.4
    84.8
    19
    15
     
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    80.5
    84.9
    19
    16
     
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    80.8
    85.0
    20
    16
     
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    81.2
    85.3
    20
    16
     
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    81.7
    85.6
    20
    16
     
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    82.5
    86.1
    21
    13
     
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    83.6
    86.7
    19
    13
     
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.7
    17
    12
     
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.6
    17
    14
     
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    88.6
    90.0
    19
    22
     
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.9
    29
    39
     
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.43
    122
     
    114.02
    95
    2. Stroke
    25.12
    176
     
    93.76
    78
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    20.75
    57
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    20.75
    51
    5. Lung Disease
    17.02
    139
     
    44.30
    16
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.30
    135
     
    86.02
    13
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    35.07
    21
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    10.45
    72
    9. Suicide
    11.91
    62
     
    12.13
    60
    10. Liver Disease
    11.75
    115
     
    12.56
    106
    11. Hypertension
    11.13
    107
     
    30.73
    23
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.87
    147
     
    13.28
    133
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    6.04
    51
    14. Kidney Disease
    8.12
    144
     
    25.47
    38
    15. Other Injuries
    7.95
    98
     
    6.58
    114
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    7.62
    63
     
    11.62
    36
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.96
    68
     
    14.65
    12
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    8.06
    15
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    4.69
    113
    20. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    5.65
    48
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    5.60
    87
    22. Falls
    5.22
    92
     
    3.09
    137
    23. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    3.76
    101
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.74
    164
     
    22.46
    68
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.52
    5
     
    1.72
    52
    26. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4.27
    182
     
    86.33
    46
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.78
    155
     
    7.65
    106
    28. Other Neoplasms
    3.66
    56
     
    2.61
    95
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    3.92
    69
    30. Alcohol
    3.05
    34
     
    1.39
    105
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    2.27
    77
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    2.31
    82
    33. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    4.48
    4
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    10.53
    15
    35. Drug Use
    2.49
    42
     
    1.61
    68
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    20.99
    32
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.48
    168
     
    8.45
    82
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    127
     
    3.70
    62
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    11
     
    0.15
    84
    40. Violence
    0.90
    169
     
    25.69
    14
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    155
     
    4.24
    72
    42. Epilepsy
    0.85
    154
     
    8.73
    6
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.45
    162
     
    29.47
    47
    44. HIV/AIDS
    0.44
    135
     
    273.12
    5
    45. Asthma
    0.42
    179
     
    13.61
    38
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.41
    170
     
    4.92
    79
    47. Tuberculosis
    0.40
    152
     
    59.33
    24
    48. Drownings
    0.40
    177
     
    3.49
    97
    49. Skin Disease
    0.30
    163
     
    5.13
    23
    50. Poisonings
    0.25
    165
     
    1.27
    70
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,309
    28.06
     
    40,729
    8.12
    2. Stroke
    5,121
    7.44
     
    32,958
    6.57
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,905
    5.67
     
    7,881
    1.57
    4. Lung Disease
    3,339
    4.85
     
    15,479
    3.09
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,064
    4.45
     
    31,831
    6.35
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,506
    3.64
     
    3,930
    0.78
    7. Hypertension
    2,389
    3.47
     
    10,994
    2.19
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,363
    3.43
     
    4,435
    0.88
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,769
    2.57
     
    4,936
    0.98
    10. Kidney Disease
    1,727
    2.51
     
    9,527
    1.90
    11. Liver Disease
    1,713
    2.49
     
    5,084
    1.01
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,609
    2.34
     
    2,256
    0.45
    13. Suicide
    1,402
    2.04
     
    5,854
    1.17
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,398
    2.03
     
    5,755
    1.15
    15. Other Injuries
    1,384
    2.01
     
    3,235
    0.65
    16. Prostate Cancer
    1,314
    1.91
     
    4,151
    0.83
    17. Lymphomas
    1,160
    1.69
     
    3,508
    0.70
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,140
    1.66
     
    5,210
    1.04
    19. Stomach Cancer
    1,021
    1.48
     
    1,794
    0.36
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    979
    1.42
     
    583
    0.12
    21. Falls
    946
    1.37
     
    1,171
    0.23
    22. Liver Cancer
    931
    1.35
     
    2,217
    0.44
    23. Leukemia
    862
    1.25
     
    1,555
    0.31
    24. Influenza and Pneumonia
    853
    1.24
     
    35,331
    7.04
    25. Other Neoplasms
    724
    1.05
     
    1,041
    0.21
    26. Bladder Cancer
    596
    0.87
     
    825
    0.16
    27. Oral Cancer
    559
    0.81
     
    1,569
    0.31
    28. Ovary Cancer
    515
    0.75
     
    1,332
    0.27
    29. Skin Cancers
    512
    0.74
     
    1,659
    0.33
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    489
    0.71
     
    11,632
    2.32
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    414
    0.60
     
    3,992
    0.80
    32. Alcohol
    413
    0.60
     
    593
    0.12
    33. Uterin Cancer
    271
    0.39
     
    531
    0.11
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    270
    0.39
     
    4,379
    0.87
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    234
    0.34
     
    1,438
    0.29
    36. Drug Use
    208
    0.30
     
    773
    0.15
    37. Cervical Cancer
    204
    0.30
     
    5,054
    1.01
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    166
    0.24
     
    1,544
    0.31
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    138
    0.20
     
    62
    0.01
    40. Epilepsy
    111
    0.16
     
    3,982
    0.79
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    90
    0.13
     
    12,761
    2.54
    42. Violence
    82
    0.12
     
    14,288
    2.85
    43. Asthma
    70
    0.10
     
    5,188
    1.03
    44. Low Birth Weight
    68
    0.10
     
    5,119
    1.02
    45. Tuberculosis
    62
    0.09
     
    25,264
    5.04
    46. Skin Disease
    62
    0.09
     
    1,970
    0.39
    47. Drownings
    47
    0.07
     
    1,775
    0.35
    48. HIV/AIDS
    46
    0.07
     
    138,157
    27.55
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    40
    0.06
     
    351
    0.07
    50. Anemia
    33
    0.05
     
    246
    0.05
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    20.75
    57
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    20.75
    51
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    35.07
    21
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    10.45
    72
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    6.04
    51
    6. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    8.06
    15
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    4.69
    113
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    5.65
    48
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    5.60
    87
    10. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    3.76
    101
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    3.92
    69
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    2.27
    77
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    2.31
    82
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    4.48
    4
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    10.53
    15
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    20.99
    32
     
     
     
    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.