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Compare Belgium and Micronesia 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
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Micronesia MICRONESIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
     
    57.3
    58.4
    57.8
    66
    72
    67
    1970
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
     
    61.3
    62.4
    61.8
    65
    80
    72
    1980
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
     
    64.6
    65.7
    65.1
    65
    86
    82
    1990
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
     
    65.7
    66.8
    66.3
    81
    111
    99
    2000
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
     
    66.0
    68.1
    67.0
    97
    117
    110
    2010
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
     
    67.5
    69.9
    68.7
    102
    122
    113
    2016
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
     
    68.4
    70.8
    69.6
    108
    124
    121
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Micronesia MICRONESIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
     
    68.4
    70.8
    108
    124
    Age 5
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    70.8
    73.1
    100
    125
    Age 10
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    71.1
    73.4
    100
    126
    Age 15
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
     
    71.2
    73.5
    100
    126
    Age 20
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
     
    71.5
    73.7
    101
    128
    Age 25
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
     
    71.9
    74.0
    103
    129
    Age 30
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
     
    72.3
    74.3
    106
    131
    Age 35
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
     
    72.6
    74.7
    108
    131
    Age 40
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
     
    73.0
    75.1
    107
    132
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
     
    73.6
    75.6
    113
    134
    Age 50
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
     
    74.3
    76.3
    118
    138
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
     
    75.2
    77.1
    123
    137
    Age 60
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
     
    76.5
    78.1
    126
    143
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
     
    78.1
    79.4
    131
    143
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
     
    80.1
    81.1
    136
    145
    Age 75
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
     
    82.6
    83.2
    140
    147
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
     
    85.5
    86.0
    142
    150
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
     
    88.9
    89.3
    146
    151
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Micronesia MICRONESIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.24
    168
     
    156.80
    42
    2. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
     
    17.58
    70
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.62
    27
     
    19.09
    81
    4. Stroke
    28.25
    166
     
    99.12
    71
    5. Lung Disease
    27.11
    58
     
    33.08
    41
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.22
    113
     
    50.36
    74
    7. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
     
    21.54
    37
    8. Suicide
    16.49
    22
     
    11.09
    74
    9. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
     
    19.12
    71
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
     
    8.64
    84
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.78
    132
     
    50.67
    4
    12. Other Injuries
    8.71
    84
     
    8.01
    97
    13. Liver Disease
    7.88
    143
     
    15.26
    88
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
     
    3.96
    83
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.22
    169
     
    81.22
    17
    16. Falls
    6.89
    68
     
    3.43
    126
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.61
    148
     
    2.34
    183
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    6.52
    79
     
    8.60
    57
    19. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
     
    4.22
    112
    20. Other Neoplasms
    6.22
    9
     
    1.52
    133
    21. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
     
    3.88
    106
    22. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
     
    4.73
    40
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4.49
    6
     
    1.25
    74
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
     
    1.29
    136
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.33
    127
     
    13.25
    18
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
     
    8.75
    44
    27. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
     
    7.87
    61
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
     
    1.82
    112
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
     
    4.09
    65
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
     
    5.76
    10
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
     
    9.83
    68
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
     
    1.90
    65
    33. Hypertension
    2.35
    179
     
    17.86
    58
    34. Alcohol
    2.34
    57
     
    0.55
    148
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
     
    9.21
    83
    36. Drug Use
    1.87
    59
     
    0.48
    155
    37. Epilepsy
    1.83
    84
     
    1.30
    125
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.50
    131
     
    7.31
    73
    39. Skin Disease
    1.26
    107
     
    5.87
    15
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.15
    174
     
    12.25
    59
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    128
     
    8.82
    10
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.99
    151
     
    4.02
    76
    43. Violence
    0.97
    164
     
    5.00
    94
    44. Malnutrition
    0.87
    110
     
    5.30
    58
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.77
    19
     
    0.06
    167
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    163
     
    12.58
    44
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.65
    151
     
    8.66
    63
    48. Fires
    0.61
    146
     
    1.46
    98
    49. Anemia
    0.54
    82
     
    0.05
    135
    50. Drownings
    0.53
    171
     
    6.22
    55
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Micronesia MICRONESIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,206
    16.72
     
    103
    17.98
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,239
    9.06
     
    11
    1.92
    3. Stroke
    7,155
    7.87
     
    65
    11.34
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,954
    7.65
     
    12
    2.09
    5. Lung Disease
    6,746
    7.42
     
    22
    3.84
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,141
    6.75
     
    40
    6.98
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,456
    3.80
     
    6
    1.05
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,700
    2.97
     
    8
    1.40
    9. Suicide
    2,321
    2.55
     
    12
    2.09
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,285
    2.51
     
    34
    5.93
    11. Other Injuries
    1,986
    2.18
     
    8
    1.40
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,778
    1.95
     
    54
    9.42
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,749
    1.92
     
    3
    0.52
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,685
    1.85
     
    5
    0.87
    15. Falls
    1,604
    1.76
     
    3
    0.52
    16. Other Neoplasms
    1,543
    1.70
     
    1
    0.17
    17. Lymphomas
    1,477
    1.62
     
    3
    0.52
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,462
    1.61
     
    6
    1.05
    19. Liver Disease
    1,435
    1.58
     
    11
    1.92
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    1,197
    1.32
     
    1
    0.17
    21. Leukemia
    1,114
    1.22
     
    4
    0.70
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,056
    1.16
     
    1
    0.17
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,019
    1.12
     
    10
    1.75
    24. Liver Cancer
    926
    1.02
     
    6
    1.05
    25. Stomach Cancer
    917
    1.01
     
    5
    0.87
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    849
    0.93
     
    1
    0.17
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    800
    0.88
     
    2
    0.35
    28. Ovary Cancer
    696
    0.77
     
    1
    0.17
    29. Oral Cancer
    657
    0.72
     
    3
    0.52
    30. Hypertension
    608
    0.67
     
    12
    2.09
    31. Skin Cancers
    529
    0.58
     
    1
    0.17
    32. Uterin Cancer
    391
    0.43
     
    2
    0.35
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    389
    0.43
     
    8
    1.40
    34. Alcohol
    385
    0.42
     
    0
    0.00
    35. Epilepsy
    351
    0.39
     
    1
    0.17
    36. Skin Disease
    329
    0.36
     
    4
    0.70
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    303
    0.33
     
    13
    2.27
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    284
    0.31
     
    7
    1.22
    39. Drug Use
    246
    0.27
     
    0
    0.00
    40. Cervical Cancer
    245
    0.27
     
    3
    0.52
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    241
    0.26
     
    3
    0.52
    42. Malnutrition
    227
    0.25
     
    4
    0.70
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    150
    0.16
     
    0
    0.00
    44. Asthma
    149
    0.16
     
    8
    1.40
    45. Anemia
    142
    0.16
     
    0
    0.00
    46. Violence
    119
    0.13
     
    5
    0.87
    47. Fires
    92
    0.10
     
    1
    0.17
    48. Low Birth Weight
    85
    0.09
     
    17
    2.97
    49. Drownings
    70
    0.08
     
    7
    1.22
    50. Tuberculosis
    66
    0.07
     
    14
    2.44
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Belgium BELGIUM   Micronesia MICRONESIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.14
    11
     
    17.58
    70
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.61
    20
     
    21.54
    37
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.45
    98
     
    19.12
    71
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.70
    39
     
    8.64
    84
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.67
    29
     
    3.96
    83
    6. Lymphomas
    6.42
    53
     
    4.22
    112
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.75
    46
     
    3.88
    106
    8. Leukemia
    4.98
    30
     
    4.73
    40
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.34
    22
     
    1.29
    136
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.18
    125
     
    8.75
    44
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.09
    127
     
    7.87
    61
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.04
    51
     
    1.82
    112
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.38
    78
     
    4.09
    65
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.35
    42
     
    5.76
    10
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.55
    34
     
    1.90
    65
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.10
    154
     
    9.21
    83
     
     
     
    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.