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Denmark
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Denmark and Norway 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.

Norway
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
Denmark Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    70.4
    74.0
    72.2
    4
    8
    4
     
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    70.9
    75.9
    73.3
    3
    7
    4
     
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    71.2
    77.2
    74.1
    13
    13
    12
     
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    72.0
    77.7
    74.8
    24
    25
    26
     
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    74.5
    79.2
    76.9
    25
    30
    27
     
    75.7
    81.3
    78.5
    12
    10
    12
    2010
    77.1
    81.3
    79.2
    25
    29
    28
     
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
    2016
    79.3
    83.2
    81.2
    21
    27
    23
     
    80.6
    84.3
    82.5
    7
    12
    10
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.3
    83.2
    21
    27
    80.6
    84.3
    7
    12
    Age 5
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    80.8
    84.5
    8
    12
    Age 10
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    80.8
    84.5
    9
    13
    Age 15
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    27
    80.9
    84.5
    10
    13
    Age 20
    79.7
    83.5
    21
    27
    81.0
    84.6
    9
    13
    Age 25
    79.8
    83.6
    21
    27
    81.1
    84.6
    8
    12
    Age 30
    79.9
    83.6
    21
    27
    81.3
    84.7
    8
    13
    Age 35
    80.1
    83.7
    21
    27
    81.5
    84.8
    8
    13
    Age 40
    80.3
    83.8
    21
    28
    81.7
    84.9
    8
    13
    Age 45
    80.5
    84.0
    21
    29
    81.9
    85.1
    7
    13
    Age 50
    80.9
    84.2
    22
    30
    82.2
    85.3
    7
    13
    Age 55
    81.4
    84.6
    22
    30
    82.6
    85.6
    8
    14
    Age 60
    82.3
    85.2
    24
    30
    83.2
    86.1
    9
    15
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.0
    24
    28
    84.1
    86.7
    12
    15
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.9
    26
    29
    85.1
    87.5
    14
    16
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.1
    26
    31
    86.5
    88.5
    19
    18
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.7
    35
    35
    88.4
    90.0
    27
    25
    Age 85
    90.8
    92.0
    40
    35
    90.8
    91.9
    36
    38
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.60
    178
    46.57
    173
    2. Lung Cancers
    33.10
    9
    23.64
    42
    3. Lung Disease
    29.41
    57
    22.36
    97
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.57
    91
    24.39
    95
    5. Stroke
    23.86
    162
    20.89
    174
    6. Prostate Cancer
    23.13
    51
    22.76
    52
    7. Breast Cancer
    20.51
    40
    13.76
    124
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.00
    19
    16.57
    21
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.58
    140
    13.09
    142
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.38
    145
    5.99
    170
    11. Suicide
    9.17
    89
    10.07
    76
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.51
    16
    7.78
    30
    13. Liver Disease
    7.83
    148
    2.73
    179
    14. Alcohol
    7.10
    14
    3.28
    31
    15. Ovary Cancer
    6.10
    28
    6.22
    26
    16. Lymphomas
    5.57
    90
    6.22
    63
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    4.65
    93
    3.20
    129
    18. Leukemia
    4.56
    47
    3.59
    108
    19. Bladder Cancer
    4.33
    21
    3.01
    59
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.06
    127
    2.60
    172
    21. Kidney Disease
    3.99
    172
    3.70
    176
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.91
    52
    2.50
    92
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.86
    131
    3.50
    141
    24. Hypertension
    3.76
    161
    2.11
    177
    25. Oral Cancer
    3.66
    79
    1.65
    161
    26. Falls
    3.61
    124
    4.91
    95
    27. Skin Cancers
    3.56
    12
    4.36
    4
    28. Low Birth Weight
    3.52
    137
    0.73
    182
    29. Drug Use
    3.38
    21
    6.40
    6
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.38
    34
    3.67
    19
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.35
    157
    2.82
    170
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.31
    43
    2.73
    71
    33. Other Injuries
    2.70
    179
    5.38
    128
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.60
    176
    2.54
    178
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.42
    164
    2.27
    169
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    102
    2.34
    108
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.90
    122
    1.29
    141
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    159
    2.28
    151
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.43
    124
    1.07
    137
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.24
    3
    1.29
    2
    41. Epilepsy
    1.16
    128
    1.32
    114
    42. Violence
    0.72
    172
    0.57
    177
    43. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    153
    0.55
    159
    44. Fires
    0.62
    142
    0.66
    138
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.60
    26
    0.45
    42
    46. Encephalitis
    0.59
    118
    0.69
    103
    47. Schizophrenia
    0.57
    5
    0.22
    22
    48. Asthma
    0.55
    169
    0.69
    155
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.50
    162
    0.47
    164
    50. Anemia
    0.47
    30
    0.43
    35
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,439
    12.57
    5,969
    17.42
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,100
    9.48
    3,659
    10.68
    3. Lung Disease
    4,085
    9.44
    2,633
    7.68
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,951
    9.13
    2,293
    6.69
    5. Stroke
    3,447
    7.97
    2,742
    8.00
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,154
    4.98
    1,757
    5.13
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,118
    4.90
    1,910
    5.57
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,485
    3.43
    681
    1.99
    9. Prostate Cancer
    1,403
    3.24
    1,176
    3.43
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,315
    3.04
    705
    2.06
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,026
    2.37
    767
    2.24
    12. Liver Disease
    733
    1.69
    223
    0.65
    13. Suicide
    729
    1.69
    639
    1.86
    14. Lymphomas
    706
    1.63
    655
    1.91
    15. Alcohol
    634
    1.47
    249
    0.73
    16. Kidney Disease
    593
    1.37
    516
    1.51
    17. Bladder Cancer
    575
    1.33
    360
    1.05
    18. Leukemia
    571
    1.32
    353
    1.03
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    570
    1.32
    344
    1.00
    20. Hypertension
    557
    1.29
    288
    0.84
    21. Falls
    518
    1.20
    641
    1.87
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    492
    1.14
    451
    1.32
    23. Liver Cancer
    466
    1.08
    246
    0.72
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    451
    1.04
    241
    0.70
    25. Stomach Cancer
    449
    1.04
    353
    1.03
    26. Skin Cancers
    411
    0.95
    419
    1.22
    27. Oral Cancer
    392
    0.91
    156
    0.46
    28. Ovary Cancer
    371
    0.86
    302
    0.88
    29. Other Injuries
    353
    0.82
    688
    2.01
    30. Other Neoplasms
    331
    0.77
    296
    0.86
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    266
    0.61
    227
    0.66
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    257
    0.59
    154
    0.45
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    224
    0.52
    146
    0.43
    34. Uterin Cancer
    204
    0.47
    139
    0.41
    35. Drug Use
    204
    0.47
    348
    1.02
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    185
    0.43
    147
    0.43
    37. Road Traffic Accidents
    182
    0.42
    156
    0.46
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    128
    0.30
    113
    0.33
    39. Cervical Cancer
    115
    0.27
    116
    0.34
    40. Low Birth Weight
    114
    0.26
    25
    0.07
    41. Epilepsy
    102
    0.24
    99
    0.29
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    87
    0.20
    52
    0.15
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    82
    0.19
    59
    0.17
    44. Anemia
    81
    0.19
    67
    0.20
    45. Encephalitis
    76
    0.18
    77
    0.22
    46. Asthma
    63
    0.15
    84
    0.25
    47. Schizophrenia
    61
    0.14
    22
    0.06
    48. Skin Disease
    61
    0.14
    117
    0.34
    49. Fires
    60
    0.14
    50
    0.15
    50. Violence
    45
    0.10
    32
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Denmark DENMARK   Norway NORWAY
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    33.10
    9
    23.64
    42
    2. Prostate Cancer
    23.13
    51
    22.76
    52
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.51
    40
    13.76
    124
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.00
    19
    16.57
    21
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.51
    16
    7.78
    30
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.10
    28
    6.22
    26
    7. Lymphomas
    5.57
    90
    6.22
    63
    8. Leukemia
    4.56
    47
    3.59
    108
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.33
    21
    3.01
    59
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.06
    127
    2.60
    172
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.91
    52
    2.50
    92
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.86
    131
    3.50
    141
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.66
    79
    1.65
    161
    14. Skin Cancers
    3.56
    12
    4.36
    4
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.31
    43
    2.73
    71
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    159
    2.28
    151
    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.