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Fiji
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Fiji 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
Fiji Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    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
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    58.0
    62.2
    60.0
    81
    81
    82
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    62.0
    66.2
    64.0
    79
    84
    84
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    64.6
    68.8
    66.7
    89
    99
    97
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    65.2
    70.3
    67.7
    102
    110
    105
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    66.3
    72.3
    69.1
    112
    112
    109
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    67.1
    73.1
    69.9
    121
    114
    118
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.1
    73.1
    121
    114
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    68.8
    74.7
    125
    114
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    68.9
    74.8
    125
    114
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    69.0
    74.9
    127
    115
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    69.3
    75.1
    131
    116
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    69.7
    75.2
    131
    116
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    70.0
    75.5
    134
    117
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    70.5
    75.7
    139
    117
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    71.0
    76.0
    145
    119
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    71.7
    76.5
    153
    122
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    72.6
    77.1
    160
    121
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    73.8
    78.0
    161
    121
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    75.4
    79.1
    159
    119
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    77.4
    80.4
    156
    118
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    79.8
    82.1
    152
    117
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    82.5
    84.3
    143
    109
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.9
    132
    109
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.0
    125
    106
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    187.90
    1
    86.02
    13
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    161.57
    39
    114.02
    95
    3. Stroke
    73.71
    111
    93.76
    78
    4. Kidney Disease
    53.51
    3
    25.47
    38
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    40.02
    83
    86.33
    46
    6. Breast Cancer
    29.89
    8
    20.75
    51
    7. Asthma
    24.96
    7
    13.61
    38
    8. Hypertension
    24.26
    40
    30.73
    23
    9. Cervical Cancer
    21.48
    28
    20.99
    32
    10. Lung Disease
    15.86
    146
    44.30
    16
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.03
    16
    14.65
    12
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11.99
    140
    13.28
    133
    13. Ovary Cancer
    11.27
    3
    5.65
    48
    14. Prostate Cancer
    10.62
    130
    35.07
    21
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.58
    71
    7.65
    106
    16. Suicide
    8.90
    108
    12.13
    60
    17. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.83
    9
    3.70
    62
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8.66
    71
    29.47
    47
    19. Tuberculosis
    8.35
    80
    59.33
    24
    20. Liver Cancer
    8.15
    49
    5.60
    87
    21. Other Injuries
    7.49
    100
    6.58
    114
    22. Low Birth Weight
    7.15
    91
    8.45
    82
    23. Liver Disease
    6.64
    150
    12.56
    106
    24. Drownings
    6.40
    53
    3.49
    97
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.10
    154
    22.46
    68
    26. Lung Cancers
    5.83
    131
    20.75
    57
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.18
    130
    10.45
    72
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    5.09
    99
    11.62
    36
    29. Uterin Cancer
    4.43
    23
    2.31
    82
    30. Leukemia
    4.38
    64
    3.76
    101
    31. Skin Disease
    3.80
    46
    5.13
    23
    32. Fires
    3.36
    64
    4.91
    45
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.27
    85
    4.24
    72
    34. Birth Trauma
    2.74
    99
    4.92
    79
    35. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    161
    4.69
    113
    36. Violence
    2.51
    131
    25.69
    14
    37. Falls
    2.46
    154
    3.09
    137
    38. Lymphomas
    2.40
    155
    8.06
    15
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    2.30
    118
    6.04
    51
    40. Meningitis
    2.22
    71
    4.79
    49
    41. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    119
    3.92
    69
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    113
    10.53
    15
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.69
    105
    2.27
    77
    44. Epilepsy
    1.65
    99
    8.73
    6
    45. Malnutrition
    1.61
    95
    5.38
    56
    46. HIV/AIDS
    1.61
    110
    273.12
    5
    47. Appendicitis
    1.05
    55
    0.53
    88
    48. Other Neoplasms
    0.94
    161
    2.61
    95
    49. Skin Cancers
    0.90
    132
    4.48
    4
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.60
    109
    2.61
    70
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,309
    22.80
    31,831
    6.35
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,150
    20.03
    40,729
    8.12
    3. Stroke
    487
    8.48
    32,958
    6.57
    4. Kidney Disease
    367
    6.39
    9,527
    1.90
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    288
    5.02
    35,331
    7.04
    6. Asthma
    170
    2.96
    5,188
    1.03
    7. Hypertension
    162
    2.82
    10,994
    2.19
    8. Breast Cancer
    119
    2.07
    4,936
    0.98
    9. Lung Disease
    105
    1.83
    15,479
    3.09
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    101
    1.76
    5,755
    1.15
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    93
    1.62
    4,379
    0.87
    12. Cervical Cancer
    87
    1.52
    5,054
    1.01
    13. Suicide
    76
    1.32
    5,854
    1.17
    14. Low Birth Weight
    71
    1.24
    5,119
    1.02
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    69
    1.20
    4,435
    0.88
    16. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    66
    1.15
    1,438
    0.29
    17. Tuberculosis
    64
    1.11
    25,264
    5.04
    18. Diarrhoeal diseases
    63
    1.10
    12,761
    2.54
    19. Other Injuries
    63
    1.10
    3,235
    0.65
    20. Liver Cancer
    62
    1.08
    2,217
    0.44
    21. Drownings
    56
    0.98
    1,775
    0.35
    22. Liver Disease
    51
    0.89
    5,084
    1.01
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    51
    0.89
    11,632
    2.32
    24. Ovary Cancer
    44
    0.77
    1,332
    0.27
    25. Lung Cancers
    42
    0.73
    7,881
    1.57
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    39
    0.68
    5,210
    1.04
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    37
    0.64
    3,930
    0.78
    28. Leukemia
    36
    0.63
    1,555
    0.31
    29. Prostate Cancer
    33
    0.57
    4,151
    0.83
    30. Fires
    28
    0.49
    2,256
    0.45
    31. Birth Trauma
    27
    0.47
    2,980
    0.59
    32. Skin Disease
    26
    0.45
    1,970
    0.39
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    23
    0.40
    1,544
    0.31
    34. Violence
    22
    0.38
    14,288
    2.85
    35. Lymphomas
    21
    0.37
    3,508
    0.70
    36. Meningitis
    20
    0.35
    2,309
    0.46
    37. Stomach Cancer
    20
    0.35
    1,794
    0.36
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    18
    0.31
    2,256
    0.45
    39. Falls
    18
    0.31
    1,171
    0.23
    40. Uterin Cancer
    17
    0.30
    531
    0.11
    41. Oral Cancer
    16
    0.28
    1,569
    0.31
    42. HIV/AIDS
    14
    0.24
    138,157
    27.55
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    14
    0.24
    3,992
    0.80
    44. Epilepsy
    14
    0.24
    3,982
    0.79
    45. Malnutrition
    12
    0.21
    2,889
    0.58
    46. Bladder Cancer
    11
    0.19
    825
    0.16
    47. Appendicitis
    8
    0.14
    232
    0.05
    48. Other Neoplasms
    7
    0.12
    1,041
    0.21
    49. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.10
    1,659
    0.33
    50. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.09
    1,483
    0.30
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Fiji FIJI   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    29.89
    8
    20.75
    51
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.48
    28
    20.99
    32
    3. Ovary Cancer
    11.27
    3
    5.65
    48
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.62
    130
    35.07
    21
    5. Liver Cancer
    8.15
    49
    5.60
    87
    6. Lung Cancers
    5.83
    131
    20.75
    57
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.18
    130
    10.45
    72
    8. Uterin Cancer
    4.43
    23
    2.31
    82
    9. Leukemia
    4.38
    64
    3.76
    101
    10. Stomach Cancer
    2.67
    161
    4.69
    113
    11. Lymphomas
    2.40
    155
    8.06
    15
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.30
    118
    6.04
    51
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.21
    119
    3.92
    69
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    113
    10.53
    15
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.69
    105
    2.27
    77
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.90
    132
    4.48
    4
    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.