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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 Rwanda 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.

Rwanda
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   Rwanda RWANDA
      Japan JAPAN   Rwanda RWANDA
           
    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
     
    40.8
    44.0
    42.4
    137
    132
    134
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    42.8
    46.0
    44.4
    148
    143
    145
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    44.0
    47.4
    45.6
    158
    157
    158
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    29.9
    33.8
    31.8
    183
    183
    183
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    43.3
    53.8
    48.3
    179
    154
    171
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    57.5
    68.1
    62.8
    156
    130
    139
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    66.1
    69.9
    68.0
    127
    129
    129
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Rwanda RWANDA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    66.1
    69.9
    127
    129
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    69.0
    72.5
    121
    131
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    69.7
    72.9
    117
    131
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    70.0
    73.2
    114
    130
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    70.6
    73.6
    110
    130
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    71.4
    74.0
    108
    128
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    72.1
    74.6
    108
    126
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    72.8
    75.1
    104
    127
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    73.6
    75.8
    100
    126
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    74.4
    76.5
    94
    121
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    75.3
    77.3
    92
    118
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    76.4
    78.2
    92
    116
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    77.7
    79.2
    91
    116
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    79.2
    80.4
    94
    120
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    81.1
    82.0
    98
    123
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    83.4
    84.1
    99
    118
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    86.1
    86.6
    104
    114
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
    89.4
    89.8
    105
    114
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Rwanda RWANDA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
    76.86
    148
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
    91.82
    37
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
    80.70
    94
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    1.87
    162
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    5.27
    128
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
    12.37
    53
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    9.79
    44
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
    25.79
    68
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    9.16
    165
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    1.62
    138
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    14.17
    21
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
    7.98
    148
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    34.75
    22
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
    18.14
    86
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
    28.19
    37
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
    15.96
    29
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    6.21
    57
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
    22.29
    111
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    12.63
    8
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    3.42
    128
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
    3.45
    68
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
    46.59
    3
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    2.72
    133
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
    10.48
    43
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    26.75
    16
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
    7.96
    35
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
    5.59
    92
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
    12.94
    32
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
    19.81
    7
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    6.16
    28
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    2.96
    59
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    2.48
    75
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
    0.73
    127
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
    30.97
    22
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
    6.67
    39
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
    7.47
    84
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
    40.67
    36
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
    9.01
    69
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
    3.15
    72
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
    12.72
    33
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    2.43
    38
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
    7.35
    17
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
    5.30
    20
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
    0.33
    67
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
    6.96
    14
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
    10.82
    69
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
    0.43
    158
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
    2.97
    17
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
    5.46
    89
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
    2.05
    27
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Japan JAPAN   Rwanda RWANDA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
    3,512
    5.67
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
    6,695
    10.81
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
    3,749
    6.05
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
    98
    0.16
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
    547
    0.88
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
    270
    0.44
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
    1,157
    1.87
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
    510
    0.82
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
    95
    0.15
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
    833
    1.34
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
    667
    1.08
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
    992
    1.60
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
    1,616
    2.61
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
    1,708
    2.76
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
    393
    0.63
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
    1,082
    1.75
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
    337
    0.54
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
    537
    0.87
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
    618
    1.00
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
    206
    0.33
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
    947
    1.53
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
    195
    0.31
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
    29
    0.05
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
    133
    0.21
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
    1,229
    1.98
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
    969
    1.56
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
    329
    0.53
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
    350
    0.56
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
    3,815
    6.16
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
    117
    0.19
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
    1,386
    2.24
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
    935
    1.51
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
    436
    0.70
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
    343
    0.55
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
    63
    0.10
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
    3,347
    5.40
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
    198
    0.32
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
    561
    0.91
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
    2,179
    3.52
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
    1,279
    2.06
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
    113
    0.18
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
    314
    0.51
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
    17
    0.03
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
    615
    0.99
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
    703
    1.13
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
    889
    1.43
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
    162
    0.26
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
    8
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
    37
    0.06
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
    311
    0.50
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Rwanda RWANDA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    1.87
    162
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    5.27
    128
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    9.79
    44
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    9.16
    165
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    1.62
    138
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    14.17
    21
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    34.75
    22
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    6.21
    57
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    12.63
    8
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    3.42
    128
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    2.72
    133
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    26.75
    16
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    6.16
    28
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    2.96
    59
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    2.48
    75
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    2.43
    38
    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.