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Fiji
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Fiji and New Guinea 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.

New Guinea
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Fiji Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    54.0
    58.2
    56.0
    75
    74
    74
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    58.0
    62.2
    60.0
    81
    81
    82
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    62.0
    66.2
    64.0
    79
    84
    84
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    64.6
    68.8
    66.7
    89
    99
    97
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    65.2
    70.3
    67.7
    102
    110
    105
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    66.3
    72.3
    69.1
    112
    112
    109
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    67.1
    73.1
    69.9
    121
    114
    118
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.1
    73.1
    121
    114
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    68.8
    74.7
    125
    114
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    68.9
    74.8
    125
    114
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    69.0
    74.9
    127
    115
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    69.3
    75.1
    131
    116
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    69.7
    75.2
    131
    116
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    70.0
    75.5
    134
    117
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    70.5
    75.7
    139
    117
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    71.0
    76.0
    145
    119
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    71.7
    76.5
    153
    122
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    72.6
    77.1
    160
    121
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    73.8
    78.0
    161
    121
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    75.4
    79.1
    159
    119
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    77.4
    80.4
    156
    118
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    79.8
    82.1
    152
    117
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    82.5
    84.3
    143
    109
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.9
    132
    109
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.0
    125
    106
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    217.68
    25
    154.22
    65
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    202.51
    1
    57.71
    26
    3. Hypertension
    59.07
    2
    14.67
    73
    4. Kidney Disease
    36.38
    17
    31.23
    27
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    33.71
    85
    64.64
    52
    6. Lung Disease
    26.95
    68
    40.06
    27
    7. Breast Cancer
    26.21
    12
    14.60
    111
    8. Stroke
    25.94
    159
    110.11
    43
    9. Asthma
    22.61
    8
    25.32
    5
    10. Cervical Cancer
    19.54
    30
    16.82
    43
    11. Prostate Cancer
    17.79
    79
    14.59
    109
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    17.19
    9
    3.94
    109
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    12.42
    65
    42.96
    41
    14. Other Injuries
    11.46
    53
    10.90
    58
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.24
    33
    8.69
    64
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.46
    38
    7.74
    49
    17. Drownings
    7.93
    19
    7.08
    33
    18. Liver Cancer
    7.29
    59
    9.51
    43
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.79
    143
    17.90
    88
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.70
    95
    14.96
    44
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.51
    111
    5.79
    122
    22. Other Neoplasms
    6.18
    9
    1.14
    151
    23. Skin Disease
    5.81
    16
    3.48
    61
    24. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    133
    6.44
    128
    25. Suicide
    5.52
    142
    6.95
    121
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.37
    89
    72.76
    18
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.99
    38
    11.95
    2
    28. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    77
    5.01
    70
    29. Anemia
    4.59
    2
    1.33
    18
    30. Lymphomas
    3.98
    132
    6.40
    54
    31. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    33
    3.28
    46
    32. Leukemia
    3.74
    98
    3.08
    123
    33. Fires
    3.71
    53
    2.07
    77
    34. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    3.33
    1
    0.00
    145
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.82
    98
    8.83
    25
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.72
    161
    5.57
    90
    37. Violence
    2.55
    130
    10.99
    39
    38. Birth Trauma
    2.53
    95
    13.29
    41
    39. Falls
    2.29
    158
    3.05
    141
    40. Encephalitis
    2.18
    19
    1.68
    36
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.09
    110
    2.27
    101
    42. Epilepsy
    2.04
    71
    0.85
    153
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    136
    1.24
    162
    44. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    148
    16.26
    1
    45. Malnutrition
    1.66
    89
    5.03
    64
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.19
    166
    1.07
    171
    47. Hepatitis B
    1.17
    50
    0.93
    60
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.03
    164
    0.93
    168
    49. Meningitis
    1.01
    95
    3.85
    53
    50. Liver Disease
    0.93
    183
    23.87
    58
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,440
    24.57
    2,373
    4.75
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,418
    24.20
    6,422
    12.85
    3. Hypertension
    381
    6.50
    591
    1.18
    4. Kidney Disease
    240
    4.10
    1,344
    2.69
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    227
    3.87
    3,958
    7.92
    6. Stroke
    160
    2.73
    4,642
    9.29
    7. Asthma
    152
    2.59
    1,041
    2.08
    8. Lung Disease
    142
    2.42
    1,566
    3.13
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    122
    2.08
    202
    0.40
    10. Breast Cancer
    106
    1.81
    391
    0.78
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    97
    1.66
    982
    1.97
    12. Other Injuries
    88
    1.50
    720
    1.44
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    86
    1.47
    2,126
    4.26
    14. Cervical Cancer
    79
    1.35
    459
    0.92
    15. Drownings
    72
    1.23
    590
    1.18
    16. Low Birth Weight
    66
    1.13
    1,751
    3.50
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    65
    1.11
    369
    0.74
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    59
    1.01
    1,192
    2.39
    19. Liver Cancer
    56
    0.96
    523
    1.05
    20. Prostate Cancer
    49
    0.84
    220
    0.44
    21. Other Neoplasms
    47
    0.80
    59
    0.12
    22. Suicide
    45
    0.77
    484
    0.97
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    43
    0.73
    265
    0.53
    24. Lung Cancers
    41
    0.70
    292
    0.58
    25. Tuberculosis
    40
    0.68
    3,389
    6.78
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    40
    0.68
    615
    1.23
    27. Skin Disease
    38
    0.65
    139
    0.28
    28. Lymphomas
    34
    0.58
    305
    0.61
    29. Fires
    34
    0.58
    153
    0.31
    30. Anemia
    31
    0.53
    64
    0.13
    31. Leukemia
    30
    0.51
    188
    0.38
    32. Birth Trauma
    25
    0.43
    1,555
    3.11
    33. Violence
    23
    0.39
    824
    1.65
    34. Ovary Cancer
    21
    0.36
    135
    0.27
    35. Stomach Cancer
    20
    0.34
    245
    0.49
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    19
    0.32
    388
    0.78
    37. Epilepsy
    18
    0.31
    64
    0.13
    38. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    18
    0.31
    0
    0.00
    39. Falls
    17
    0.29
    158
    0.32
    40. Uterin Cancer
    16
    0.27
    82
    0.16
    41. Encephalitis
    16
    0.27
    130
    0.26
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.26
    104
    0.21
    43. Oral Cancer
    14
    0.24
    761
    1.52
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    14
    0.24
    58
    0.12
    45. Malnutrition
    12
    0.20
    283
    0.57
    46. Meningitis
    10
    0.17
    338
    0.68
    47. Hepatitis B
    10
    0.17
    53
    0.11
    48. Bladder Cancer
    8
    0.14
    41
    0.08
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    8
    0.14
    35
    0.07
    50. Liver Disease
    7
    0.12
    1,214
    2.43
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    26.21
    12
    14.60
    111
    2. Cervical Cancer
    19.54
    30
    16.82
    43
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.79
    79
    14.59
    109
    4. Liver Cancer
    7.29
    59
    9.51
    43
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.51
    111
    5.79
    122
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.64
    133
    6.44
    128
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    77
    5.01
    70
    8. Lymphomas
    3.98
    132
    6.40
    54
    9. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    33
    3.28
    46
    10. Leukemia
    3.74
    98
    3.08
    123
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.72
    161
    5.57
    90
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.09
    110
    2.27
    101
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.91
    136
    1.24
    162
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    148
    16.26
    1
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.03
    164
    0.93
    168
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.42
    177
    3.42
    14
    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.