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Finland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Finland and Burkina Faso 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.

Burkina Faso
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
Finland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    72.4
    68.8
    30
    20
    25
     
    37.3
    36.0
    36.7
    154
    165
    160
    1970
    66.2
    74.4
    70.2
    34
    19
    25
     
    42.2
    42.7
    42.4
    151
    158
    155
    1980
    69.2
    77.9
    73.4
    30
    10
    19
     
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    153
    154
    154
    1990
    70.9
    78.9
    74.8
    34
    14
    25
     
    48.4
    51.6
    50.0
    161
    163
    161
    2000
    74.0
    80.9
    77.5
    29
    15
    23
     
    48.8
    51.4
    50.1
    164
    165
    163
    2010
    76.6
    83.1
    79.9
    26
    15
    24
     
    56.6
    58.3
    57.5
    159
    164
    162
    2016
    78.7
    84.2
    81.4
    24
    14
    21
     
    59.6
    60.9
    60.3
    164
    170
    166
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    84.2
    24
    14
    59.6
    60.9
    164
    170
    Age 5
    78.8
    84.4
    26
    15
    65.3
    66.3
    159
    170
    Age 10
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
    66.1
    67.3
    158
    169
    Age 15
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
    66.6
    67.9
    157
    168
    Age 20
    79.0
    84.5
    26
    16
    67.2
    68.6
    157
    167
    Age 25
    79.2
    84.6
    25
    16
    68.0
    69.4
    154
    167
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.6
    25
    16
    68.7
    70.2
    154
    167
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.8
    25
    16
    69.5
    71.0
    156
    168
    Age 40
    80.0
    84.9
    24
    15
    70.3
    71.9
    157
    170
    Age 45
    80.3
    85.0
    25
    15
    71.2
    72.8
    163
    172
    Age 50
    80.8
    85.3
    23
    14
    72.3
    73.7
    166
    173
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.6
    24
    13
    73.5
    74.7
    167
    175
    Age 60
    82.2
    86.1
    25
    14
    75.0
    75.8
    172
    176
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.7
    25
    14
    76.8
    77.4
    173
    176
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.5
    22
    15
    78.9
    79.3
    176
    176
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    25
    20
    81.4
    81.7
    176
    177
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.9
    32
    28
    84.6
    84.7
    177
    177
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    39
    41
    88.2
    88.4
    178
    177
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.94
    152
    175.53
    50
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    50.84
    4
    34.58
    34
    3. Stroke
    27.31
    157
    91.19
    65
    4. Lung Cancers
    18.20
    68
    2.36
    159
    5. Prostate Cancer
    15.95
    98
    26.89
    42
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.35
    117
    17.13
    85
    7. Suicide
    13.78
    33
    14.76
    28
    8. Liver Disease
    13.43
    99
    30.63
    36
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.21
    78
    2.57
    177
    10. Lung Disease
    9.37
    175
    25.76
    74
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    11
    0.96
    175
    12. Falls
    8.22
    58
    26.07
    1
    13. Alcohol
    7.22
    12
    2.93
    39
    14. Lymphomas
    6.74
    48
    2.71
    158
    15. Drug Use
    5.49
    8
    0.39
    161
    16. Hypertension
    5.33
    152
    22.27
    30
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.20
    98
    9.01
    34
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    66
    3.18
    145
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.65
    5
    2.10
    97
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.30
    177
    35.70
    73
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    128
    3.26
    145
    22. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    134
    16.08
    15
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.55
    167
    44.94
    9
    24. Other Injuries
    3.48
    164
    17.76
    13
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
    11.07
    27
    26. Leukemia
    3.06
    126
    1.20
    171
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.05
    54
    1.25
    141
    28. Kidney Disease
    2.55
    183
    17.23
    82
    29. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    43
    1.02
    135
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.30
    110
    3.09
    79
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    102
    1.89
    118
    32. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2.05
    183
    140.56
    12
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.03
    157
    22.83
    4
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    141
    2.67
    106
    35. Bladder Cancer
    1.94
    96
    2.72
    69
    36. Drownings
    1.52
    136
    8.37
    17
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.24
    143
    11.18
    13
    38. Violence
    1.22
    151
    10.86
    40
    39. Epilepsy
    1.14
    130
    2.94
    38
    40. Cervical Cancer
    0.89
    182
    21.15
    25
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.78
    16
    0.12
    111
    42. Low Birth Weight
    0.77
    181
    17.76
    27
    43. Fires
    0.77
    131
    8.52
    7
    44. Schizophrenia
    0.60
    4
    0.00
    79
    45. Asthma
    0.56
    168
    10.84
    49
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.54
    31
    0.29
    82
    47. Encephalitis
    0.43
    152
    0.43
    150
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    15.24
    31
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.22
    163
    19.53
    58
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.20
    179
    10.93
    4
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,865
    23.28
    9,109
    6.55
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    9,634
    20.64
    1,157
    0.83
    3. Stroke
    4,308
    9.23
    5,256
    3.78
    4. Lung Cancers
    2,276
    4.88
    170
    0.12
    5. Lung Disease
    1,322
    2.83
    1,398
    1.01
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,319
    2.83
    221
    0.16
    7. Falls
    1,196
    2.56
    1,741
    1.25
    8. Liver Disease
    1,183
    2.53
    2,437
    1.75
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    1,110
    2.38
    85
    0.06
    10. Prostate Cancer
    963
    2.06
    433
    0.31
    11. Breast Cancer
    900
    1.93
    762
    0.55
    12. Lymphomas
    891
    1.91
    274
    0.20
    13. Hypertension
    889
    1.90
    1,252
    0.90
    14. Suicide
    874
    1.87
    1,442
    1.04
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    745
    1.60
    81
    0.06
    16. Alcohol
    578
    1.24
    248
    0.18
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    541
    1.16
    651
    0.47
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    510
    1.09
    2,105
    1.51
    19. Liver Cancer
    498
    1.07
    1,391
    1.00
    20. Stomach Cancer
    481
    1.03
    272
    0.20
    21. Kidney Disease
    426
    0.91
    1,241
    0.89
    22. Leukemia
    383
    0.82
    144
    0.10
    23. Other Neoplasms
    348
    0.75
    326
    0.23
    24. Ovary Cancer
    337
    0.72
    154
    0.11
    25. Other Injuries
    329
    0.70
    2,529
    1.82
    26. Drug Use
    320
    0.69
    46
    0.03
    27. Influenza and Pneumonia
    303
    0.65
    15,632
    11.24
    28. Skin Cancers
    298
    0.64
    69
    0.05
    29. Bladder Cancer
    280
    0.60
    230
    0.17
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    273
    0.58
    128
    0.09
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    240
    0.51
    6,004
    4.32
    32. Oral Cancer
    234
    0.50
    207
    0.15
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    216
    0.46
    4,349
    3.13
    34. Uterin Cancer
    210
    0.45
    52
    0.04
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    196
    0.42
    3,428
    2.47
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    149
    0.32
    841
    0.60
    37. Drownings
    125
    0.27
    1,464
    1.05
    38. Epilepsy
    97
    0.21
    494
    0.36
    39. Asthma
    90
    0.19
    788
    0.57
    40. Schizophrenia
    82
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    81
    0.17
    11
    0.01
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    79
    0.17
    18
    0.01
    43. Violence
    71
    0.15
    1,818
    1.31
    44. Fires
    63
    0.13
    1,045
    0.75
    45. Cervical Cancer
    61
    0.13
    956
    0.69
    46. Encephalitis
    53
    0.11
    77
    0.06
    47. Tuberculosis
    37
    0.08
    1,625
    1.17
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    32
    0.07
    742
    0.53
    49. Skin Disease
    27
    0.06
    702
    0.50
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    26
    0.06
    12,488
    8.98
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    18.20
    68
    2.36
    159
    2. Prostate Cancer
    15.95
    98
    26.89
    42
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.35
    117
    17.13
    85
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.21
    78
    2.57
    177
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    11
    0.96
    175
    6. Lymphomas
    6.74
    48
    2.71
    158
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    66
    3.18
    145
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    128
    3.26
    145
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    134
    16.08
    15
    10. Leukemia
    3.06
    126
    1.20
    171
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.05
    54
    1.25
    141
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    43
    1.02
    135
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    102
    1.89
    118
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    141
    2.67
    106
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.94
    96
    2.72
    69
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.89
    182
    21.15
    25
    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.