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Compare Iran 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.
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    Iran Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
     
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
     
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
     
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
     
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
     
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
     
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
     
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
     
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
     
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
     
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
     
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
     
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
     
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
     
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
     
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
     
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
     
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
     
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    170.87
    35
     
    159.17
    40
    2. Stroke
    83.32
    91
     
    138.34
    24
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    35.41
    19
     
    11.47
    142
    4. Hypertension
    32.25
    17
     
    20.90
    51
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    30.32
    38
     
    20.89
    76
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.67
    133
     
    91.01
    38
    7. Lung Disease
    18.84
    119
     
    43.02
    19
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.46
    126
     
    77.66
    19
    9. Stomach Cancer
    16.11
    14
     
    7.08
    70
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.28
    99
     
    43.15
    10
    11. Breast Cancer
    10.51
    152
     
    19.04
    70
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.56
    137
     
    19.37
    69
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.32
    19
     
    2.80
    81
    14. Lung Cancers
    8.41
    106
     
    7.83
    112
    15. Asthma
    8.11
    74
     
    23.65
    9
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.80
    93
     
    7.27
    100
    17. Liver Disease
    6.99
    147
     
    26.33
    46
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.09
    102
     
    16.19
    40
    19. Lymphomas
    5.78
    73
     
    7.78
    19
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    5.55
    134
     
    9.71
    69
    21. Leukemia
    5.17
    24
     
    3.88
    93
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.66
    16
     
    1.17
    145
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.62
    91
     
    12.77
    64
    24. Other Injuries
    4.40
    157
     
    15.89
    31
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.37
    125
     
    11.39
    22
    26. Violence
    4.07
    108
     
    12.99
    31
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.75
    116
     
    6.53
    27
    28. Suicide
    3.61
    164
     
    11.83
    65
    29. Birth Trauma
    3.35
    84
     
    13.65
    38
    30. Falls
    3.27
    131
     
    3.70
    122
    31. Fires
    3.01
    69
     
    2.12
    78
    32. Drug Use
    2.78
    35
     
    0.23
    177
    33. Liver Cancer
    2.75
    166
     
    11.43
    28
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.69
    98
     
    9.47
    15
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.44
    152
     
    6.83
    73
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.21
    112
     
    51.18
    32
    37. Tuberculosis
    2.13
    111
     
    72.15
    19
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    124
     
    1.50
    144
    39. War
    1.65
    16
     
    0.00
    138
    40. Poisonings
    1.55
    58
     
    2.02
    48
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.40
    157
     
    19.68
    1
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.27
    174
     
    21.83
    25
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.23
    148
     
    1.42
    142
    44. Meningitis
    1.23
    91
     
    4.85
    48
    45. Drownings
    1.01
    153
     
    12.36
    11
    46. Hepatitis B
    0.80
    64
     
    0.93
    56
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    143
     
    4.19
    10
    48. Uterin Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
    4.06
    33
    49. Epilepsy
    0.64
    173
     
    1.31
    123
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.60
    145
     
    0.93
    99
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Iran IRAN   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89,116
    27.47
     
    5,973
    11.65
    2. Stroke
    42,356
    13.06
     
    4,970
    9.70
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,143
    6.83
     
    1,284
    2.50
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17,175
    5.29
     
    293
    0.57
    5. Hypertension
    16,415
    5.06
     
    719
    1.40
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,173
    3.44
     
    4,846
    9.45
    7. Lung Disease
    9,709
    2.99
     
    1,435
    2.80
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,270
    2.86
     
    2,807
    5.48
    9. Stomach Cancer
    8,850
    2.73
     
    256
    0.50
    10. Kidney Disease
    7,067
    2.18
     
    1,623
    3.17
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,303
    1.63
     
    105
    0.20
    12. Lung Cancers
    4,816
    1.48
     
    291
    0.57
    13. Low Birth Weight
    4,712
    1.45
     
    1,820
    3.55
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,691
    1.45
     
    277
    0.54
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    4,237
    1.31
     
    1,019
    1.99
    16. Asthma
    4,229
    1.30
     
    831
    1.62
    17. Liver Disease
    3,903
    1.20
     
    1,184
    2.31
    18. HIV/AIDS
    3,893
    1.20
     
    872
    1.70
    19. Breast Cancer
    3,545
    1.09
     
    453
    0.88
    20. Lymphomas
    3,498
    1.08
     
    307
    0.60
    21. Violence
    3,259
    1.00
     
    933
    1.82
    22. Leukemia
    3,240
    1.00
     
    216
    0.42
    23. Other Injuries
    3,046
    0.94
     
    1,017
    1.98
    24. Suicide
    2,836
    0.87
     
    787
    1.54
    25. Birth Trauma
    2,588
    0.80
     
    1,534
    2.99
    26. Prostate Cancer
    2,483
    0.77
     
    217
    0.42
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2,475
    0.76
     
    41
    0.08
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,391
    0.74
     
    503
    0.98
    29. Drug Use
    2,122
    0.65
     
    13
    0.03
    30. Fires
    2,068
    0.64
     
    144
    0.28
    31. Falls
    1,954
    0.60
     
    173
    0.34
    32. Liver Cancer
    1,563
    0.48
     
    559
    1.09
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,452
    0.45
     
    2,387
    4.66
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    1,445
    0.45
     
    315
    0.61
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,426
    0.44
     
    377
    0.74
    36. War
    1,388
    0.43
     
    0
    0.00
    37. Tuberculosis
    1,323
    0.41
     
    3,008
    5.87
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    1,194
    0.37
     
    58
    0.11
    39. Ovary Cancer
    1,179
    0.36
     
    156
    0.30
    40. Poisonings
    1,128
    0.35
     
    152
    0.30
    41. Oral Cancer
    855
    0.26
     
    773
    1.51
    42. Drownings
    774
    0.24
     
    937
    1.83
    43. Meningitis
    771
    0.24
     
    404
    0.79
    44. Other Neoplasms
    768
    0.24
     
    64
    0.12
    45. Hepatitis B
    478
    0.15
     
    48
    0.09
    46. Epilepsy
    448
    0.14
     
    90
    0.18
    47. Skin Cancers
    405
    0.12
     
    172
    0.34
    48. Cervical Cancer
    390
    0.12
     
    542
    1.06
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    314
    0.10
     
    514
    1.00
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    297
    0.09
     
    27
    0.05
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Iran IRAN   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    16.11
    14
     
    7.08
    70
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.51
    152
     
    19.04
    70
    3. Prostate Cancer
    9.56
    137
     
    19.37
    69
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    9.32
    19
     
    2.80
    81
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.41
    106
     
    7.83
    112
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.80
    93
     
    7.27
    100
    7. Lymphomas
    5.78
    73
     
    7.78
    19
    8. Leukemia
    5.17
    24
     
    3.88
    93
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.66
    16
     
    1.17
    145
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.75
    116
     
    6.53
    27
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.75
    166
     
    11.43
    28
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.08
    124
     
    1.50
    144
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.40
    157
     
    19.68
    1
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.27
    174
     
    21.83
    25
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.74
    143
     
    4.19
    10
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.74
    170
     
    4.06
    33
     
     
     
    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.