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Iceland
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Iceland 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
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
Iceland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    72.1
    75.7
    73.9
    10
    22
    14
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    74.9
    78.4
    76.6
    2
    20
    11
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    77.7
    81.7
    79.7
    1
    9
    3
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    80.2
    83.5
    81.8
    1
    10
    6
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    80.9
    83.9
    82.4
    4
    18
    12
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    83.9
    4
    18
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    81.1
    84.0
    5
    18
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    81.4
    84.1
    5
    18
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    81.5
    84.2
    6
    18
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    81.7
    84.3
    6
    18
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    81.9
    84.3
    4
    18
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    82.2
    84.4
    4
    18
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    82.4
    84.6
    5
    18
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    82.7
    84.8
    5
    21
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    83.1
    85.1
    5
    21
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    83.7
    85.6
    6
    21
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    84.2
    86.2
    7
    22
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.0
    11
    25
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.2
    10
    26
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    29
    33
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    41
    44
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    80.30
    141
    159.17
    40
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    38.28
    15
    11.47
    142
    3. Stroke
    26.13
    171
    138.34
    24
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.95
    41
    7.83
    112
    5. Breast Cancer
    23.04
    24
    19.04
    70
    6. Prostate Cancer
    22.46
    54
    19.37
    69
    7. Lung Disease
    19.71
    112
    43.02
    19
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.10
    50
    7.27
    100
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.90
    156
    91.01
    38
    10. Suicide
    11.87
    64
    11.83
    65
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.51
    5
    1.50
    144
    12. Other Injuries
    6.95
    109
    15.89
    31
    13. Ovary Cancer
    5.14
    64
    6.53
    27
    14. Kidney Disease
    4.84
    173
    43.15
    10
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.59
    178
    77.66
    19
    16. Liver Cancer
    4.54
    113
    11.43
    28
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    4.44
    8
    0.93
    99
    18. Stomach Cancer
    3.73
    137
    7.08
    70
    19. Lymphomas
    3.64
    124
    7.78
    19
    20. Hypertension
    3.40
    164
    20.90
    51
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.27
    171
    20.89
    76
    22. Drug Use
    3.23
    30
    0.23
    177
    23. Leukemia
    3.11
    121
    3.88
    93
    24. Falls
    2.99
    141
    3.70
    122
    25. Bladder Cancer
    2.55
    73
    1.17
    145
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    2.46
    150
    6.83
    73
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    98
    2.80
    81
    28. Liver Disease
    2.15
    180
    26.33
    46
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.08
    172
    11.39
    22
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    1.79
    180
    9.71
    69
    31. Other Neoplasms
    1.52
    134
    1.42
    142
    32. Alcohol
    1.37
    107
    0.84
    133
    33. Skin Cancers
    1.29
    99
    4.19
    10
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.15
    140
    51.18
    32
    35. Violence
    1.10
    161
    12.99
    31
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.00
    176
    16.19
    40
    37. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    168
    4.06
    33
    38. Tuberculosis
    0.74
    142
    72.15
    19
    39. Skin Disease
    0.73
    135
    3.89
    44
    40. Oral Cancer
    0.73
    179
    19.68
    1
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.66
    168
    9.47
    15
    42. Epilepsy
    0.63
    174
    1.31
    123
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    30
    0.06
    169
    44. Poisonings
    0.54
    116
    2.02
    48
    45. Asthma
    0.42
    178
    23.65
    9
    46. Cervical Cancer
    0.40
    183
    21.83
    25
    47. Drownings
    0.40
    178
    12.36
    11
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.39
    95
    0.93
    56
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.35
    59
    0.14
    137
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.27
    178
    10.64
    4
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    440
    24.62
    5,973
    11.65
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    216
    12.09
    293
    0.57
    3. Stroke
    143
    8.00
    4,970
    9.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    126
    7.05
    291
    0.57
    5. Lung Disease
    109
    6.10
    1,435
    2.80
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    76
    4.25
    277
    0.54
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    66
    3.69
    4,846
    9.45
    8. Breast Cancer
    58
    3.25
    453
    0.88
    9. Prostate Cancer
    57
    3.19
    217
    0.42
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    50
    2.80
    58
    0.11
    11. Suicide
    43
    2.41
    787
    1.54
    12. Other Injuries
    35
    1.96
    1,017
    1.98
    13. Kidney Disease
    27
    1.51
    1,623
    3.17
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    25
    1.40
    2,807
    5.48
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    25
    1.40
    27
    0.05
    16. Liver Cancer
    23
    1.29
    559
    1.09
    17. Stomach Cancer
    20
    1.12
    256
    0.50
    18. Lymphomas
    20
    1.12
    307
    0.60
    19. Hypertension
    19
    1.06
    719
    1.40
    20. Leukemia
    16
    0.90
    216
    0.42
    21. Falls
    15
    0.84
    173
    0.34
    22. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.78
    156
    0.30
    23. Bladder Cancer
    14
    0.78
    41
    0.08
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.67
    105
    0.20
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    12
    0.67
    1,284
    2.50
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    11
    0.62
    315
    0.61
    27. Drug Use
    11
    0.62
    13
    0.03
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    0.56
    503
    0.98
    29. Liver Disease
    10
    0.56
    1,184
    2.31
    30. Other Neoplasms
    9
    0.50
    64
    0.12
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.39
    2,387
    4.66
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    0.39
    1,019
    1.99
    33. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.34
    172
    0.34
    34. Alcohol
    6
    0.34
    46
    0.09
    35. Tuberculosis
    4
    0.22
    3,008
    5.87
    36. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.22
    773
    1.51
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.22
    377
    0.74
    38. Skin Disease
    4
    0.22
    146
    0.28
    39. Violence
    4
    0.22
    933
    1.82
    40. Low Birth Weight
    3
    0.17
    1,820
    3.55
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    3
    0.17
    3
    0.01
    42. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.11
    48
    0.09
    43. Malnutrition
    2
    0.11
    252
    0.49
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.11
    88
    0.17
    45. Epilepsy
    2
    0.11
    90
    0.18
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2
    0.11
    514
    1.00
    47. Asthma
    2
    0.11
    831
    1.62
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2
    0.11
    5
    0.01
    49. Poisonings
    2
    0.11
    152
    0.30
    50. Drownings
    2
    0.11
    937
    1.83
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iceland ICELAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.95
    41
    7.83
    112
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.04
    24
    19.04
    70
    3. Prostate Cancer
    22.46
    54
    19.37
    69
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.10
    50
    7.27
    100
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.51
    5
    1.50
    144
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.14
    64
    6.53
    27
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.54
    113
    11.43
    28
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.73
    137
    7.08
    70
    9. Lymphomas
    3.64
    124
    7.78
    19
    10. Leukemia
    3.11
    121
    3.88
    93
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.55
    73
    1.17
    145
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.26
    98
    2.80
    81
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.29
    99
    4.19
    10
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    168
    4.06
    33
    15. Oral Cancer
    0.73
    179
    19.68
    1
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.40
    183
    21.83
    25
    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.