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Brunei
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Brunei 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.

South Africa
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
Brunei Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.9
    62.9
    62.4
    45
    56
    52
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    65.8
    68.4
    67.0
    40
    54
    49
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    69.3
    72.7
    71.0
    28
    51
    33
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    72.1
    76.4
    74.2
    23
    35
    31
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    73.1
    76.0
    74.4
    35
    50
    41
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    75.5
    78.3
    76.9
    36
    47
    35
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    75.3
    77.6
    76.4
    39
    81
    50
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.3
    77.6
    39
    81
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    76.1
    78.2
    42
    83
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    76.1
    78.4
    42
    83
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    76.2
    78.4
    42
    83
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    76.3
    78.5
    43
    83
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    76.5
    78.6
    44
    84
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    76.8
    78.7
    44
    85
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    77.0
    78.9
    45
    86
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    77.3
    79.0
    48
    89
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    77.8
    79.4
    46
    87
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    78.4
    79.8
    45
    89
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    79.0
    80.3
    51
    90
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    79.8
    81.1
    57
    89
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    80.9
    81.9
    61
    93
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    82.3
    83.2
    67
    94
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    84.3
    85.2
    73
    92
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    86.9
    87.4
    73
    94
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    99
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.77
    127
    116.76
    101
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.97
    37
    97.16
    10
    3. Stroke
    51.42
    121
    85.07
    74
    4. Lung Disease
    32.99
    48
    46.11
    15
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32.19
    48
    30.39
    57
    6. Lung Cancers
    25.87
    31
    18.31
    67
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.52
    93
    86.08
    38
    8. Kidney Disease
    22.52
    62
    29.74
    33
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    22.31
    5
    8.33
    87
    10. Prostate Cancer
    16.43
    93
    32.80
    27
    11. Breast Cancer
    15.21
    104
    16.95
    88
    12. Ovary Cancer
    13.20
    1
    4.41
    93
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.04
    24
    12.75
    12
    14. Liver Cancer
    9.50
    44
    4.79
    109
    15. Tuberculosis
    9.19
    71
    50.99
    31
    16. Stomach Cancer
    8.32
    62
    3.76
    134
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.92
    91
    18.31
    36
    18. Lymphomas
    7.87
    18
    6.27
    61
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.68
    138
    22.44
    68
    20. Oral Cancer
    7.16
    19
    3.14
    92
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    7.09
    104
    7.97
    85
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    6.94
    39
    4.89
    71
    23. Hypertension
    6.66
    144
    33.64
    13
    24. Liver Disease
    6.58
    155
    13.36
    100
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.45
    60
    14.16
    18
    26. Asthma
    6.38
    73
    13.22
    33
    27. Other Injuries
    5.18
    133
    8.13
    85
    28. Falls
    5.06
    94
    3.02
    142
    29. Suicide
    4.50
    151
    12.84
    46
    30. Low Birth Weight
    4.47
    123
    10.31
    68
    31. Drownings
    3.85
    85
    3.40
    97
    32. Skin Cancers
    3.22
    19
    3.72
    9
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.98
    59
    1.81
    106
    34. Leukemia
    2.97
    128
    3.13
    120
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.75
    74
    3.67
    61
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    2.55
    74
    2.22
    93
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.28
    110
    4.46
    70
    38. Violence
    2.04
    136
    34.29
    8
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    112
    8.82
    20
    40. Epilepsy
    1.80
    86
    9.67
    3
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.72
    109
    1.97
    95
    42. Fires
    1.53
    95
    4.71
    41
    43. Skin Disease
    1.48
    104
    4.52
    38
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.21
    148
    2.69
    94
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.97
    140
    32.59
    49
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.82
    143
    5.66
    74
    47. Meningitis
    0.74
    111
    5.12
    47
    48. Appendicitis
    0.55
    88
    0.73
    77
    49. Encephalitis
    0.43
    149
    0.39
    158
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.37
    119
    2.56
    68
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    253
    17.23
    41,965
    8.60
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    140
    9.54
    37,228
    7.63
    3. Stroke
    131
    8.92
    30,766
    6.30
    4. Lung Disease
    74
    5.04
    16,445
    3.37
    5. Lung Cancers
    65
    4.43
    7,170
    1.47
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    62
    4.22
    9,273
    1.90
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60
    4.09
    3,198
    0.66
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    59
    4.02
    36,810
    7.54
    9. Kidney Disease
    58
    3.95
    11,376
    2.33
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    31
    2.11
    4,895
    1.00
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    30
    2.04
    11,478
    2.35
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    1.91
    5,050
    1.03
    13. Liver Cancer
    27
    1.84
    1,948
    0.40
    14. Breast Cancer
    26
    1.77
    4,073
    0.83
    15. Tuberculosis
    25
    1.70
    22,702
    4.65
    16. Oral Cancer
    23
    1.57
    1,308
    0.27
    17. Lymphomas
    23
    1.57
    2,829
    0.58
    18. Stomach Cancer
    22
    1.50
    1,489
    0.31
    19. Ovary Cancer
    22
    1.50
    1,040
    0.21
    20. Liver Disease
    22
    1.50
    5,664
    1.16
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    19
    1.29
    6,748
    1.38
    22. Suicide
    19
    1.29
    6,476
    1.33
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    18
    1.23
    1,865
    0.38
    24. Other Injuries
    18
    1.23
    4,153
    0.85
    25. Low Birth Weight
    17
    1.16
    6,666
    1.37
    26. Asthma
    17
    1.16
    5,136
    1.05
    27. Prostate Cancer
    16
    1.09
    3,682
    0.75
    28. Falls
    16
    1.09
    1,141
    0.23
    29. Cervical Cancer
    15
    1.02
    4,486
    0.92
    30. Hypertension
    15
    1.02
    12,038
    2.47
    31. Drownings
    14
    0.95
    1,804
    0.37
    32. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.68
    1,383
    0.28
    33. Leukemia
    10
    0.68
    1,343
    0.28
    34. Violence
    9
    0.61
    18,546
    3.80
    35. Epilepsy
    8
    0.54
    4,504
    0.92
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.48
    1,482
    0.30
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    6
    0.41
    3,458
    0.71
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    0.41
    1,664
    0.34
    39. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.34
    414
    0.08
    40. Bladder Cancer
    5
    0.34
    715
    0.15
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    5
    0.34
    713
    0.15
    42. Fires
    5
    0.34
    2,191
    0.45
    43. Skin Disease
    4
    0.27
    1,655
    0.34
    44. Meningitis
    3
    0.20
    2,510
    0.51
    45. Birth Trauma
    3
    0.20
    3,657
    0.75
    46. Other Neoplasms
    3
    0.20
    1,169
    0.24
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2
    0.14
    14,198
    2.91
    48. Encephalitis
    2
    0.14
    189
    0.04
    49. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.14
    1,529
    0.31
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.14
    322
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.87
    31
    18.31
    67
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    22.31
    5
    8.33
    87
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.43
    93
    32.80
    27
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.21
    104
    16.95
    88
    5. Ovary Cancer
    13.20
    1
    4.41
    93
    6. Liver Cancer
    9.50
    44
    4.79
    109
    7. Stomach Cancer
    8.32
    62
    3.76
    134
    8. Cervical Cancer
    7.92
    91
    18.31
    36
    9. Lymphomas
    7.87
    18
    6.27
    61
    10. Oral Cancer
    7.16
    19
    3.14
    92
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    6.94
    39
    4.89
    71
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.22
    19
    3.72
    9
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.98
    59
    1.81
    106
    14. Leukemia
    2.97
    128
    3.13
    120
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    112
    8.82
    20
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.72
    109
    1.97
    95
    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.