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Compare Japan and Libya 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
     
      Japan JAPAN   Libya LIBYA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
     
    45.7
    48.2
    46.9
    107
    112
    108
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    115
    116
    115
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    58.8
    62.2
    60.5
    100
    104
    102
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    65.9
    70.6
    68.2
    77
    87
    88
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    69.3
    72.7
    70.9
    68
    96
    84
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    70.6
    75.3
    72.8
    79
    90
    87
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    69.0
    75.0
    71.9
    102
    105
    104
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Libya LIBYA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
     
    69.0
    75.0
    102
    105
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    70.0
    76.0
    110
    111
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    70.3
    76.2
    107
    109
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    70.6
    76.4
    106
    108
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    71.0
    76.6
    105
    107
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    71.7
    76.9
    106
    106
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
     
    72.3
    77.1
    104
    105
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
     
    72.9
    77.4
    103
    106
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
     
    73.4
    77.7
    104
    106
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
     
    74.0
    78.0
    104
    106
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
     
    74.7
    78.5
    108
    106
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
     
    75.6
    79.1
    111
    107
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
     
    76.8
    79.8
    116
    107
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
     
    78.4
    80.9
    120
    107
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
     
    80.4
    82.3
    124
    107
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
     
    82.7
    84.1
    130
    112
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
     
    85.6
    86.6
    135
    118
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
     
    89.0
    89.7
    143
    123
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Libya LIBYA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
     
    191.96
    27
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
     
    33.38
    91
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
     
    88.80
    87
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    17.65
    69
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    10.16
    74
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
     
    5.95
    140
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    3.85
    131
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
     
    22.09
    95
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    9.46
    161
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    5.81
    56
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.70
    84
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
     
    36.40
    13
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    11.44
    126
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
     
    46.34
    7
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
     
    17.72
    81
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
     
    21.92
    11
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    6.18
    60
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
     
    31.77
    82
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    1.14
    149
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    3.99
    100
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
     
    4.64
    28
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
     
    27.75
    46
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    4.45
    60
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
     
    4.69
    107
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    4.85
    127
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
     
    2.42
    113
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
     
    7.84
    55
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
     
    8.65
    85
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
     
    4.84
    98
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    2.08
    127
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    4.29
    25
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    1.23
    137
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
     
    0.75
    124
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
     
    9.81
    113
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
     
    2.12
    114
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
     
    14.07
    64
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
     
    1.63
    126
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
     
    5.74
    82
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
     
    1.37
    113
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
     
    0.39
    126
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    0.50
    160
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
     
    1.78
    83
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
     
    1.81
    90
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
     
    0.13
    142
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
     
    1.52
    106
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
     
    4.95
    117
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
     
    1.40
    86
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
     
    0.87
    89
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
     
    2.47
    132
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
     
    0.49
    84
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Japan JAPAN   Libya LIBYA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
     
    7,443
    25.12
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
     
    1,343
    4.53
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
     
    3,417
    11.53
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
     
    716
    2.42
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
     
    151
    0.51
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
     
    433
    1.46
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
     
    835
    2.82
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
     
    1,443
    4.87
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
     
    229
    0.77
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
     
    226
    0.76
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
     
    1,605
    5.42
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
     
    347
    1.17
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
     
    1,251
    4.22
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
     
    749
    2.53
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
     
    268
    0.90
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
     
    1,221
    4.12
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
     
    239
    0.81
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
     
    180
    0.61
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
     
    44
    0.15
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
     
    204
    0.69
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
     
    213
    0.72
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
     
    210
    0.71
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
     
    27
    0.09
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
     
    158
    0.53
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
     
    234
    0.79
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
     
    147
    0.50
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
     
    92
    0.31
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
     
    354
    1.19
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
     
    1,590
    5.37
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
     
    89
    0.30
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
     
    374
    1.26
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
     
    109
    0.37
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
     
    642
    2.17
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
     
    84
    0.28
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
     
    24
    0.08
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
     
    81
    0.27
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
     
    65
    0.22
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
     
    236
    0.80
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
     
    589
    1.99
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
     
    15
    0.05
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
     
    20
    0.07
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
     
    69
    0.23
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
     
    5
    0.02
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
     
    94
    0.32
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
     
    87
    0.29
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
     
    2
    0.01
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
     
    23
    0.08
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
     
    3
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
     
    71
    0.24
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
     
    51
    0.17
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Libya LIBYA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    17.65
    69
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    10.16
    74
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    3.85
    131
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    9.46
    161
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    5.81
    56
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.70
    84
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    11.44
    126
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    6.18
    60
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    1.14
    149
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    3.99
    100
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    4.45
    60
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    4.85
    127
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    2.08
    127
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    4.29
    25
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    1.23
    137
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    0.50
    160
     
     
     
    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.