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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 Malawi 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.

Malawi
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   Malawi MALAWI
      Japan JAPAN   Malawi MALAWI
           
    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
     
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Malawi MALAWI
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Malawi MALAWI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
    85.23
    136
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
    99.74
    31
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
    72.01
    112
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    0.96
    181
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    3.02
    169
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
    10.37
    85
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    2.63
    162
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
    22.87
    87
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    9.50
    159
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    0.51
    175
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    1.93
    178
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
    7.58
    152
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    11.68
    122
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
    18.82
    83
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
    26.71
    44
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
    11.76
    57
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    7.27
    30
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
    28.95
    91
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    25.16
    1
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    2.23
    167
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
    4.24
    35
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
    43.10
    10
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    0.57
    180
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
    8.92
    55
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    48.45
    2
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
    4.35
    84
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
    4.75
    114
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
    10.96
    48
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
    16.50
    13
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    2.57
    100
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    5.64
    7
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    0.89
    162
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
    0.75
    123
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
    30.19
    24
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
    8.31
    23
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
    26.35
    50
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
    83.86
    15
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
    10.46
    60
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
    3.17
    71
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
    16.26
    21
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    1.54
    86
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
    6.54
    28
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
    5.17
    22
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
    0.34
    65
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
    4.53
    36
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
    15.75
    41
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
    0.21
    179
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
    2.66
    33
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
    2.11
    140
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
    1.60
    40
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Japan JAPAN   Malawi MALAWI
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
    5,986
    4.36
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
    11,835
    8.62
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
    5,080
    3.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
    72
    0.05
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
    191
    0.14
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
    239
    0.17
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
    1,617
    1.18
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
    657
    0.48
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
    42
    0.03
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
    224
    0.16
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
    1,249
    0.91
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
    947
    0.69
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
    1,599
    1.16
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
    2,079
    1.51
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
    926
    0.67
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
    2,059
    1.50
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
    405
    0.30
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
    336
    0.24
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
    1,899
    1.38
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
    387
    0.28
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
    1,139
    0.83
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
    59
    0.04
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
    51
    0.04
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
    428
    0.31
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
    1,388
    1.01
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
    728
    0.53
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
    222
    0.16
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
    411
    0.30
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
    5,884
    4.29
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
    127
    0.09
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
    2,099
    1.53
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
    2,112
    1.54
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
    2,304
    1.68
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
    617
    0.45
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
    35
    0.03
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
    9,093
    6.62
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
    258
    0.19
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
    837
    0.61
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
    3,263
    2.38
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
    3,058
    2.23
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
    110
    0.08
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
    458
    0.33
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
    25
    0.02
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
    757
    0.55
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
    612
    0.45
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
    1,344
    0.98
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
    144
    0.10
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
    8
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
    22
    0.02
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
    457
    0.33
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Malawi MALAWI
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    0.96
    181
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    3.02
    169
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    2.63
    162
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    9.50
    159
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    0.51
    175
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    1.93
    178
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    11.68
    122
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    7.27
    30
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    25.16
    1
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    2.23
    167
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    0.57
    180
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    48.45
    2
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    2.57
    100
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    5.64
    7
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    0.89
    162
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    1.54
    86
    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.