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Japan
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 Japan and Gambia 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.

Gambia
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
Japan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    31.55
    181
    215.63
    26
    2. Stroke
    25.76
    160
    109.72
    46
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.28
    98
    146.71
    9
    4. Lung Cancers
    19.60
    59
    2.57
    153
    5. Suicide
    14.30
    30
    9.99
    77
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.07
    39
    1.73
    182
    7. Stomach Cancer
    13.35
    23
    2.03
    177
    8. Lung Disease
    11.61
    169
    37.69
    33
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.09
    155
    5.57
    178
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    8.74
    12
    1.59
    148
    11. Liver Cancer
    7.89
    51
    26.77
    5
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6.52
    156
    7.87
    149
    13. Kidney Disease
    6.33
    156
    23.99
    50
    14. Liver Disease
    5.60
    161
    37.43
    19
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5.48
    156
    36.34
    28
    16. Lymphomas
    4.32
    120
    4.72
    113
    17. Other Injuries
    4.06
    152
    17.03
    19
    18. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.59
    57
    1.02
    163
    19. Ovary Cancer
    3.40
    134
    1.52
    180
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.34
    182
    31.97
    82
    21. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    85
    3.20
    73
    22. Leukemia
    2.88
    132
    0.84
    181
    23. Cervical Cancer
    2.66
    146
    18.41
    35
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    2.64
    172
    12.99
    11
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.37
    182
    47.51
    4
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    2.30
    153
    11.00
    24
    27. Oral Cancer
    2.25
    127
    1.59
    167
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.14
    171
    5.89
    79
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.06
    92
    0.99
    164
    30. Drownings
    2.06
    121
    7.13
    32
    31. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    99
    1.08
    160
    32. Falls
    1.85
    173
    23.11
    4
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    1.66
    136
    2.60
    72
    34. Encephalitis
    0.77
    93
    1.22
    57
    35. Hypertension
    0.71
    183
    10.37
    107
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.69
    167
    6.74
    44
    37. Asthma
    0.64
    158
    13.27
    31
    38. Tuberculosis
    0.60
    144
    49.48
    32
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.59
    155
    63.75
    33
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.46
    165
    4.71
    42
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    174
    1.67
    85
    42. Malnutrition
    0.43
    123
    24.18
    19
    43. Low Birth Weight
    0.41
    183
    16.69
    35
    44. Epilepsy
    0.39
    182
    3.83
    25
    45. Fires
    0.38
    158
    6.34
    25
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.37
    68
    0.25
    105
    47. Skin Disease
    0.35
    155
    5.18
    31
    48. Drug Use
    0.34
    169
    1.69
    60
    49. Poisonings
    0.26
    137
    2.26
    38
    50. Alcohol
    0.26
    173
    1.50
    104
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    152,677
    14.15
    1,207
    8.66
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    141,278
    13.09
    1,619
    11.62
    3. Stroke
    126,320
    11.70
    685
    4.92
    4. Lung Cancers
    79,534
    7.37
    19
    0.14
    5. Lung Disease
    64,257
    5.95
    218
    1.56
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    55,524
    5.14
    14
    0.10
    7. Stomach Cancer
    53,803
    4.99
    14
    0.10
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,539
    3.29
    192
    1.38
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    34,389
    3.19
    143
    1.03
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    34,021
    3.15
    12
    0.09
    11. Liver Cancer
    31,904
    2.96
    252
    1.81
    12. Suicide
    23,684
    2.19
    105
    0.75
    13. Lymphomas
    17,856
    1.65
    39
    0.28
    14. Other Injuries
    17,287
    1.60
    265
    1.90
    15. Liver Disease
    17,241
    1.60
    325
    2.33
    16. Breast Cancer
    14,630
    1.36
    21
    0.15
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,446
    1.34
    202
    1.45
    18. Prostate Cancer
    13,096
    1.21
    19
    0.14
    19. Other Neoplasms
    12,636
    1.17
    30
    0.22
    20. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,595
    1.17
    8
    0.06
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,454
    0.97
    194
    1.39
    22. Leukemia
    9,206
    0.85
    9
    0.06
    23. Bladder Cancer
    9,161
    0.85
    7
    0.05
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    9,093
    0.84
    12
    0.09
    25. Oral Cancer
    8,137
    0.75
    11
    0.08
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,904
    0.73
    51
    0.37
    27. Falls
    7,878
    0.73
    158
    1.13
    28. Drownings
    7,314
    0.68
    127
    0.91
    29. Ovary Cancer
    5,015
    0.46
    7
    0.05
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,816
    0.45
    657
    4.72
    31. Hypertension
    4,120
    0.38
    64
    0.46
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,900
    0.36
    62
    0.45
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,378
    0.31
    431
    3.09
    34. Asthma
    3,316
    0.31
    98
    0.70
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,111
    0.29
    54
    0.39
    36. Encephalitis
    3,098
    0.29
    20
    0.14
    37. Uterin Cancer
    3,028
    0.28
    4
    0.03
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    2,810
    0.26
    470
    3.37
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,800
    0.26
    883
    6.34
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,609
    0.24
    36
    0.26
    41. Skin Disease
    1,873
    0.17
    44
    0.32
    42. Malnutrition
    1,825
    0.17
    428
    3.07
    43. Skin Cancers
    1,825
    0.17
    10
    0.07
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,758
    0.16
    2
    0.01
    45. Fires
    1,082
    0.10
    85
    0.61
    46. Epilepsy
    1,024
    0.09
    59
    0.42
    47. Anemia
    874
    0.08
    1
    0.01
    48. Drug Use
    745
    0.07
    21
    0.15
    49. Schizophrenia
    728
    0.07
    0
    0.00
    50. Hepatitis B
    690
    0.06
    38
    0.27
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.60
    59
    2.57
    153
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.07
    39
    1.73
    182
    3. Stomach Cancer
    13.35
    23
    2.03
    177
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.09
    155
    5.57
    178
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.74
    12
    1.59
    148
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.89
    51
    26.77
    5
    7. Prostate Cancer
    6.52
    156
    7.87
    149
    8. Lymphomas
    4.32
    120
    4.72
    113
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.59
    57
    1.02
    163
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.40
    134
    1.52
    180
    11. Leukemia
    2.88
    132
    0.84
    181
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.66
    146
    18.41
    35
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.25
    127
    1.59
    167
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.06
    92
    0.99
    164
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    99
    1.08
    160
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    174
    1.67
    85
    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.