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Compare Finland and Uganda 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Uganda UGANDA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    72.4
    68.8
    30
    20
    25
     
    42.7
    45.9
    44.2
    122
    121
    122
    1970
    66.2
    74.4
    70.2
    34
    19
    25
     
    48.4
    51.4
    49.9
    123
    119
    122
    1980
    69.2
    77.9
    73.4
    30
    10
    19
     
    48.6
    51.6
    50.1
    146
    144
    144
    1990
    70.9
    78.9
    74.8
    34
    14
    25
     
    48.1
    51.8
    49.9
    162
    162
    162
    2000
    74.0
    80.9
    77.5
    29
    15
    23
     
    45.1
    48.0
    46.6
    176
    176
    176
    2010
    76.6
    83.1
    79.9
    26
    15
    24
     
    57.2
    59.5
    58.4
    157
    158
    156
    2016
    78.7
    84.2
    81.4
    24
    14
    21
     
    60.2
    64.8
    62.5
    160
    156
    159
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Uganda UGANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    84.2
    24
    14
     
    60.2
    64.8
    160
    156
    Age 5
    78.8
    84.4
    26
    15
     
    63.9
    68.1
    168
    160
    Age 10
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
     
    64.6
    68.8
    168
    161
    Age 15
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    15
     
    65.0
    69.2
    167
    161
    Age 20
    79.0
    84.5
    26
    16
     
    65.9
    69.9
    167
    159
    Age 25
    79.2
    84.6
    25
    16
     
    66.9
    70.6
    166
    159
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.6
    25
    16
     
    67.9
    71.5
    166
    159
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.8
    25
    16
     
    69.1
    72.4
    162
    157
    Age 40
    80.0
    84.9
    24
    15
     
    70.4
    73.4
    154
    156
    Age 45
    80.3
    85.0
    25
    15
     
    71.8
    74.4
    147
    154
    Age 50
    80.8
    85.3
    23
    14
     
    73.2
    75.4
    135
    153
    Age 55
    81.3
    85.6
    24
    13
     
    74.8
    76.5
    131
    155
    Age 60
    82.2
    86.1
    25
    14
     
    76.3
    77.7
    129
    152
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.7
    25
    14
     
    78.1
    79.2
    130
    150
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.5
    22
    15
     
    80.3
    81.1
    130
    146
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    25
    20
     
    82.7
    83.4
    129
    143
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.9
    32
    28
     
    85.7
    86.2
    127
    139
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    39
    41
     
    89.1
    89.5
    130
    135
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Uganda UGANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.10
    133
     
    65.39
    162
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    65.70
    1
     
    15.42
    111
    3. Stroke
    33.83
    156
     
    91.84
    81
    4. Lung Cancers
    19.01
    63
     
    2.63
    153
    5. Prostate Cancer
    17.01
    86
     
    51.28
    8
    6. Breast Cancer
    15.96
    102
     
    15.40
    106
    7. Suicide
    14.30
    35
     
    12.26
    55
    8. Liver Disease
    14.14
    96
     
    28.94
    36
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.12
    67
     
    6.28
    112
    10. Lung Disease
    9.92
    174
     
    22.19
    93
    11. Falls
    9.89
    46
     
    15.05
    15
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    13
     
    2.37
    114
    13. Alcohol
    7.47
    10
     
    1.62
    92
    14. Lymphomas
    7.23
    31
     
    8.88
    8
    15. Hypertension
    6.14
    144
     
    31.88
    19
    16. Drug Use
    5.76
    10
     
    0.35
    167
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.75
    87
     
    5.93
    80
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.50
    53
     
    6.14
    34
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    5.28
    1
     
    0.65
    136
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.72
    175
     
    22.38
    110
    21. Stomach Cancer
    4.19
    124
     
    5.26
    101
    22. Liver Cancer
    4.11
    127
     
    8.34
    48
    23. Other Injuries
    3.75
    168
     
    14.14
    43
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.73
    169
     
    45.69
    6
    25. Kidney Disease
    3.33
    182
     
    8.74
    133
    26. Leukemia
    3.28
    115
     
    4.13
    80
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.21
    46
     
    1.58
    114
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    3.02
    165
     
    12.15
    37
    29. Other Neoplasms
    2.92
    83
     
    4.40
    33
    30. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2.91
    183
     
    97.38
    34
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    35
     
    1.54
    87
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.44
    90
     
    18.49
    4
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2.23
    156
     
    23.39
    5
    34. Bladder Cancer
    2.18
    81
     
    0.70
    170
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.97
    131
     
    5.09
    38
    36. Violence
    1.60
    147
     
    16.65
    21
    37. Drownings
    1.42
    140
     
    7.13
    44
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.35
    141
     
    7.53
    32
    39. Epilepsy
    1.31
    122
     
    6.36
    19
    40. Cervical Cancer
    0.94
    180
     
    28.10
    12
    41. Fires
    0.86
    129
     
    7.37
    16
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.81
    17
     
    0.07
    162
    43. Low Birth Weight
    0.78
    181
     
    11.97
    61
    44. Asthma
    0.74
    158
     
    10.82
    59
    45. Schizophrenia
    0.69
    5
     
    0.11
    89
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    23
     
    0.34
    64
    47. Poisonings
    0.43
    131
     
    2.91
    20
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.35
    173
     
    11.77
    46
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.33
    157
     
    32.67
    48
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.26
    179
     
    4.37
    48
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Finland FINLAND   Uganda UGANDA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,009
    23.97
     
    8,428
    3.26
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,887
    19.35
     
    1,716
    0.66
    3. Stroke
    4,322
    9.41
     
    12,147
    4.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    2,264
    4.93
     
    404
    0.16
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,315
    2.86
     
    889
    0.34
    6. Lung Disease
    1,264
    2.75
     
    2,859
    1.11
    7. Liver Disease
    1,218
    2.65
     
    4,807
    1.86
    8. Falls
    1,185
    2.58
     
    2,970
    1.15
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    1,081
    2.35
     
    340
    0.13
    10. Prostate Cancer
    934
    2.03
     
    2,634
    1.02
    11. Breast Cancer
    925
    2.01
     
    1,347
    0.52
    12. Suicide
    894
    1.95
     
    2,791
    1.08
    13. Lymphomas
    873
    1.90
     
    1,760
    0.68
    14. Hypertension
    781
    1.70
     
    4,122
    1.59
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    709
    1.54
     
    75
    0.03
    16. Alcohol
    585
    1.27
     
    348
    0.13
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    568
    1.24
     
    1,107
    0.43
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    511
    1.11
     
    3,043
    1.18
    19. Liver Cancer
    493
    1.07
     
    1,406
    0.54
    20. Stomach Cancer
    483
    1.05
     
    726
    0.28
    21. Kidney Disease
    427
    0.93
     
    1,647
    0.64
    22. Leukemia
    367
    0.80
     
    797
    0.31
    23. Other Neoplasms
    363
    0.79
     
    729
    0.28
    24. Other Injuries
    347
    0.76
     
    5,234
    2.02
    25. Ovary Cancer
    345
    0.75
     
    470
    0.18
    26. Influenza and Pneumonia
    344
    0.75
     
    28,384
    10.98
    27. Drug Use
    330
    0.72
     
    90
    0.03
    28. Skin Cancers
    291
    0.63
     
    217
    0.08
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    284
    0.62
     
    2,401
    0.93
    30. Bladder Cancer
    277
    0.60
     
    97
    0.04
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    244
    0.53
     
    10,675
    4.13
    32. Oral Cancer
    217
    0.47
     
    763
    0.30
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    211
    0.46
     
    8,078
    3.12
    34. Uterin Cancer
    207
    0.45
     
    117
    0.05
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    178
    0.39
     
    8,438
    3.26
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    149
    0.32
     
    1,142
    0.44
    37. Drownings
    116
    0.25
     
    3,186
    1.23
    38. Epilepsy
    104
    0.23
     
    2,043
    0.79
    39. Asthma
    95
    0.21
     
    1,957
    0.76
    40. Violence
    88
    0.19
     
    5,103
    1.97
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    86
    0.19
     
    52
    0.02
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    82
    0.18
     
    12
    0.00
    43. Schizophrenia
    81
    0.18
     
    18
    0.01
    44. Fires
    71
    0.15
     
    2,208
    0.85
    45. Cervical Cancer
    61
    0.13
     
    2,358
    0.91
    46. Tuberculosis
    43
    0.09
     
    5,301
    2.05
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    35
    0.08
     
    797
    0.31
    48. Poisonings
    31
    0.07
     
    1,202
    0.46
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    27
    0.06
     
    16,573
    6.41
    50. Low Birth Weight
    27
    0.06
     
    9,831
    3.80
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Finland FINLAND   Uganda UGANDA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.01
    63
     
    2.63
    153
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.01
    86
     
    51.28
    8
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.96
    102
     
    15.40
    106
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.12
    67
     
    6.28
    112
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    13
     
    2.37
    114
    6. Lymphomas
    7.23
    31
     
    8.88
    8
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.50
    53
     
    6.14
    34
    8. Stomach Cancer
    4.19
    124
     
    5.26
    101
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.11
    127
     
    8.34
    48
    10. Leukemia
    3.28
    115
     
    4.13
    80
    11. Uterin Cancer
    3.21
    46
     
    1.58
    114
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    35
     
    1.54
    87
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.44
    90
     
    18.49
    4
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.18
    81
     
    0.70
    170
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.97
    131
     
    5.09
    38
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.94
    180
     
    28.10
    12
     
     
     
    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.