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Finland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Finland and Laos 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.

Laos
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   Laos LAOS
      Finland FINLAND   Laos LAOS
           
    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
     
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
    1970
    66.2
    74.4
    70.2
    34
    19
    25
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
    1980
    69.2
    77.9
    73.4
    30
    10
    19
     
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
    1990
    70.9
    78.9
    74.8
    34
    14
    25
     
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
    2000
    74.0
    80.9
    77.5
    29
    15
    23
     
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
    2010
    76.6
    83.1
    79.9
    26
    15
    24
     
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
    2016
    78.7
    84.2
    81.4
    24
    14
    21
     
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Laos LAOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    84.2
    24
    14
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    Age 5
    78.8
    84.4
    26
    15
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    Age 10
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    Age 15
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    Age 20
    79.0
    84.5
    26
    16
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    Age 25
    79.2
    84.6
    25
    16
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.6
    25
    16
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.8
    25
    16
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    Age 40
    80.0
    84.9
    24
    15
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    Age 45
    80.3
    85.0
    25
    15
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    Age 50
    80.8
    85.3
    23
    14
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.6
    24
    13
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    Age 60
    82.2
    86.1
    25
    14
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.7
    25
    14
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.5
    22
    15
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    25
    20
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.9
    32
    28
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    39
    41
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Laos LAOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.94
    152
    182.65
    39
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    50.84
    4
    39.29
    19
    3. Stroke
    27.31
    157
    145.82
    8
    4. Lung Cancers
    18.20
    68
    14.26
    83
    5. Prostate Cancer
    15.95
    98
    4.32
    170
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.35
    117
    10.12
    153
    7. Suicide
    13.78
    33
    9.35
    86
    8. Liver Disease
    13.43
    99
    20.90
    68
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.21
    78
    8.00
    93
    10. Lung Disease
    9.37
    175
    41.85
    23
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    11
    1.15
    167
    12. Falls
    8.22
    58
    7.81
    64
    13. Alcohol
    7.22
    12
    1.52
    102
    14. Lymphomas
    6.74
    48
    4.77
    112
    15. Drug Use
    5.49
    8
    0.51
    152
    16. Hypertension
    5.33
    152
    20.42
    39
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.20
    98
    6.78
    59
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    66
    4.84
    78
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.65
    5
    2.37
    83
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.30
    177
    47.45
    42
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    128
    2.45
    172
    22. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    134
    60.63
    2
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.55
    167
    17.57
    92
    24. Other Injuries
    3.48
    164
    9.05
    72
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    3.23
    162
    10.09
    37
    26. Leukemia
    3.06
    126
    3.66
    103
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.05
    54
    1.48
    127
    28. Kidney Disease
    2.55
    183
    26.00
    44
    29. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    43
    1.18
    120
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.30
    110
    1.59
    134
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    102
    0.74
    176
    32. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2.05
    183
    58.63
    58
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.03
    157
    4.31
    99
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    141
    4.44
    56
    35. Bladder Cancer
    1.94
    96
    1.68
    111
    36. Drownings
    1.52
    136
    10.23
    11
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.24
    143
    13.23
    6
    38. Violence
    1.22
    151
    6.96
    75
    39. Epilepsy
    1.14
    130
    1.84
    83
    40. Cervical Cancer
    0.89
    182
    7.73
    93
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.78
    16
    0.11
    119
    42. Low Birth Weight
    0.77
    181
    17.58
    28
    43. Fires
    0.77
    131
    3.74
    52
    44. Schizophrenia
    0.60
    4
    0.00
    119
    45. Asthma
    0.56
    168
    29.23
    3
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.54
    31
    0.19
    126
    47. Encephalitis
    0.43
    152
    1.21
    58
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    16.69
    22
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.22
    163
    71.41
    19
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.20
    179
    6.00
    25
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Finland FINLAND   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,865
    23.28
    6,115
    14.36
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    9,634
    20.64
    1,014
    2.38
    3. Stroke
    4,308
    9.23
    4,885
    11.47
    4. Lung Cancers
    2,276
    4.88
    542
    1.27
    5. Lung Disease
    1,322
    2.83
    1,320
    3.10
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,319
    2.83
    298
    0.70
    7. Falls
    1,196
    2.56
    352
    0.83
    8. Liver Disease
    1,183
    2.53
    901
    2.12
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    1,110
    2.38
    48
    0.11
    10. Prostate Cancer
    963
    2.06
    53
    0.12
    11. Breast Cancer
    900
    1.93
    239
    0.56
    12. Lymphomas
    891
    1.91
    194
    0.46
    13. Hypertension
    889
    1.90
    672
    1.58
    14. Suicide
    874
    1.87
    579
    1.36
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    745
    1.60
    68
    0.16
    16. Alcohol
    578
    1.24
    78
    0.18
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    541
    1.16
    289
    0.68
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    510
    1.09
    1,696
    3.98
    19. Liver Cancer
    498
    1.07
    2,303
    5.41
    20. Stomach Cancer
    481
    1.03
    95
    0.22
    21. Kidney Disease
    426
    0.91
    1,018
    2.39
    22. Leukemia
    383
    0.82
    191
    0.45
    23. Other Neoplasms
    348
    0.75
    66
    0.15
    24. Ovary Cancer
    337
    0.72
    108
    0.25
    25. Other Injuries
    329
    0.70
    571
    1.34
    26. Drug Use
    320
    0.69
    30
    0.07
    27. Influenza and Pneumonia
    303
    0.65
    3,159
    7.42
    28. Skin Cancers
    298
    0.64
    45
    0.11
    29. Bladder Cancer
    280
    0.60
    59
    0.14
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    273
    0.58
    29
    0.07
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    240
    0.51
    1,058
    2.48
    32. Oral Cancer
    234
    0.50
    170
    0.40
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    216
    0.46
    207
    0.49
    34. Uterin Cancer
    210
    0.45
    30
    0.07
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    196
    0.42
    860
    2.02
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    149
    0.32
    468
    1.10
    37. Drownings
    125
    0.27
    759
    1.78
    38. Epilepsy
    97
    0.21
    118
    0.28
    39. Asthma
    90
    0.19
    1,082
    2.54
    40. Schizophrenia
    82
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    81
    0.17
    5
    0.01
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    79
    0.17
    7
    0.02
    43. Violence
    71
    0.15
    475
    1.12
    44. Fires
    63
    0.13
    229
    0.54
    45. Cervical Cancer
    61
    0.13
    173
    0.41
    46. Encephalitis
    53
    0.11
    82
    0.19
    47. Tuberculosis
    37
    0.08
    3,011
    7.07
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    32
    0.07
    290
    0.68
    49. Skin Disease
    27
    0.06
    52
    0.12
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    26
    0.06
    1,493
    3.51
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Finland FINLAND   Laos LAOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    18.20
    68
    14.26
    83
    2. Prostate Cancer
    15.95
    98
    4.32
    170
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.35
    117
    10.12
    153
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.21
    78
    8.00
    93
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    11
    1.15
    167
    6. Lymphomas
    6.74
    48
    4.77
    112
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    66
    4.84
    78
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    128
    2.45
    172
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    134
    60.63
    2
    10. Leukemia
    3.06
    126
    3.66
    103
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.05
    54
    1.48
    127
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    43
    1.18
    120
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    102
    0.74
    176
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    141
    4.44
    56
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.94
    96
    1.68
    111
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.89
    182
    7.73
    93
    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.