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Compare Malaysia and Ethiopia 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
     
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    52.8
    55.9
    54.3
    80
    81
    81
     
    37.3
    40.2
    38.7
    155
    152
    155
    1970
    60.0
    63.2
    61.6
    71
    74
    76
     
    41.5
    44.5
    43.0
    155
    152
    153
    1980
    65.0
    68.8
    66.9
    60
    76
    68
     
    43.3
    46.3
    44.8
    164
    160
    161
    1990
    68.2
    72.5
    70.3
    53
    74
    60
     
    46.1
    49.1
    47.5
    168
    168
    168
    2000
    70.2
    74.9
    72.4
    55
    66
    63
     
    49.3
    53.1
    51.2
    162
    156
    160
    2010
    71.9
    76.5
    74.1
    62
    77
    67
     
    60.1
    63.6
    61.8
    144
    144
    146
    2016
    73.2
    77.6
    75.3
    63
    80
    71
     
    63.7
    67.3
    65.5
    138
    142
    141
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.2
    77.6
    63
    80
     
    63.7
    67.3
    138
    142
    Age 5
    73.8
    78.2
    70
    84
     
    67.9
    71.0
    136
    139
    Age 10
    73.9
    78.3
    70
    84
     
    68.7
    71.7
    128
    137
    Age 15
    74.0
    78.4
    71
    84
     
    69.1
    72.0
    126
    138
    Age 20
    74.3
    78.4
    70
    84
     
    69.7
    72.5
    121
    138
    Age 25
    74.6
    78.5
    70
    85
     
    70.5
    73.0
    119
    137
    Age 30
    74.8
    78.7
    72
    87
     
    71.2
    73.5
    115
    138
    Age 35
    75.1
    78.8
    77
    89
     
    72.0
    74.2
    114
    136
    Age 40
    75.5
    79.0
    76
    90
     
    72.9
    75.0
    113
    134
    Age 45
    76.0
    79.3
    76
    91
     
    73.9
    75.9
    107
    128
    Age 50
    76.7
    79.7
    74
    91
     
    74.9
    76.8
    101
    128
    Age 55
    77.6
    80.3
    73
    92
     
    76.1
    77.8
    96
    126
    Age 60
    78.9
    81.1
    71
    90
     
    77.4
    78.8
    100
    125
    Age 65
    80.3
    82.1
    72
    91
     
    79.0
    80.1
    103
    125
    Age 70
    82.1
    83.3
    71
    92
     
    80.9
    81.8
    105
    127
    Age 75
    84.4
    85.1
    70
    94
     
    83.3
    83.9
    110
    125
    Age 80
    86.9
    87.2
    75
    101
     
    86.1
    86.5
    107
    122
    Age 85
    89.8
    90.1
    86
    104
     
    89.4
    89.8
    108
    115
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    137.02
    63
     
    106.06
    110
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    74.61
    54
     
    86.80
    44
    3. Stroke
    71.50
    113
     
    89.82
    86
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.51
    59
     
    36.36
    22
    5. HIV/AIDS
    23.84
    50
     
    26.08
    47
    6. Lung Disease
    23.73
    79
     
    18.56
    123
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23.73
    45
     
    15.22
    114
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.04
    55
     
    25.69
    16
    9. Lung Cancers
    19.29
    62
     
    3.18
    146
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.57
    120
     
    28.27
    94
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.08
    89
     
    8.46
    138
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.76
    71
     
    6.66
    109
    13. Tuberculosis
    9.38
    76
     
    45.57
    38
    14. Liver Disease
    9.18
    134
     
    26.82
    42
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.62
    52
     
    1.99
    177
    16. Other Injuries
    7.01
    106
     
    14.55
    42
    17. Suicide
    6.33
    134
     
    12.59
    48
    18. Prostate Cancer
    5.40
    161
     
    6.62
    154
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.38
    55
     
    8.19
    7
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.32
    99
     
    5.22
    101
    21. Asthma
    5.10
    84
     
    11.98
    50
    22. Cervical Cancer
    4.97
    125
     
    18.76
    38
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    4.79
    137
     
    13.59
    24
    24. Lymphomas
    4.79
    96
     
    5.22
    88
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.29
    60
     
    2.31
    114
    26. Skin Disease
    4.25
    35
     
    6.18
    13
    27. Leukemia
    4.18
    75
     
    5.64
    10
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.16
    74
     
    7.91
    27
    29. Stomach Cancer
    4.06
    128
     
    3.10
    151
    30. Violence
    3.92
    111
     
    8.96
    62
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    91
     
    1.09
    158
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.58
    59
     
    4.60
    30
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.25
    142
     
    14.01
    48
    34. Falls
    2.94
    143
     
    14.65
    17
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    2.79
    142
     
    10.33
    44
    36. Hypertension
    2.62
    173
     
    25.14
    38
    37. Drownings
    2.31
    117
     
    6.18
    57
    38. Uterin Cancer
    1.78
    105
     
    0.95
    159
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.63
    103
     
    3.62
    65
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    124
     
    3.40
    66
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.49
    132
     
    76.12
    20
    42. Fires
    1.40
    101
     
    7.28
    18
    43. Meningitis
    1.39
    86
     
    18.63
    22
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.30
    135
     
    2.05
    85
    45. Alcohol
    1.24
    113
     
    1.66
    91
    46. Birth Trauma
    1.22
    135
     
    17.57
    22
    47. Drug Use
    1.12
    98
     
    0.74
    136
    48. Appendicitis
    1.12
    51
     
    1.14
    49
    49. Encephalitis
    1.10
    57
     
    2.47
    11
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.90
    131
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30,598
    22.13
     
    46,943
    7.38
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16,215
    11.73
     
    68,854
    10.83
    3. Stroke
    15,642
    11.31
     
    39,571
    6.23
    4. HIV/AIDS
    7,235
    5.23
     
    20,425
    3.21
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,777
    4.90
     
    27,140
    4.27
    6. Lung Disease
    5,037
    3.64
     
    8,017
    1.26
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,766
    3.45
     
    5,986
    0.94
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,644
    3.36
     
    1,584
    0.25
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,268
    3.09
     
    13,005
    2.05
    10. Kidney Disease
    3,478
    2.52
     
    4,875
    0.77
    11. Breast Cancer
    2,783
    2.01
     
    7,654
    1.20
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,594
    1.88
     
    3,456
    0.54
    13. Tuberculosis
    2,293
    1.66
     
    24,240
    3.81
    14. Liver Disease
    2,286
    1.65
     
    14,213
    2.24
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,904
    1.38
     
    1,040
    0.16
    16. Other Injuries
    1,855
    1.34
     
    13,143
    2.07
    17. Suicide
    1,752
    1.27
     
    8,348
    1.31
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    1,344
    0.97
     
    20,000
    3.15
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,318
    0.95
     
    2,884
    0.45
    20. Asthma
    1,258
    0.91
     
    6,269
    0.99
    21. Lymphomas
    1,243
    0.90
     
    2,981
    0.47
    22. Violence
    1,151
    0.83
     
    7,552
    1.19
    23. Oral Cancer
    1,140
    0.82
     
    1,277
    0.20
    24. Leukemia
    1,139
    0.82
     
    3,442
    0.54
    25. Skin Disease
    957
    0.69
     
    3,359
    0.53
    26. Stomach Cancer
    946
    0.68
     
    1,545
    0.24
    27. Low Birth Weight
    909
    0.66
     
    23,091
    3.63
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    905
    0.65
     
    3,842
    0.60
    29. Other Neoplasms
    882
    0.64
     
    2,532
    0.40
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    881
    0.64
     
    518
    0.08
    31. Ovary Cancer
    727
    0.53
     
    2,296
    0.36
    32. Falls
    686
    0.50
     
    8,437
    1.33
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    663
    0.48
     
    7,538
    1.19
    34. Cervical Cancer
    656
    0.47
     
    4,986
    0.78
    35. Drownings
    649
    0.47
     
    6,568
    1.03
    36. Hypertension
    585
    0.42
     
    11,050
    1.74
    37. Prostate Cancer
    584
    0.42
     
    1,335
    0.21
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    395
    0.29
     
    1,985
    0.31
    39. Meningitis
    370
    0.27
     
    17,774
    2.80
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    367
    0.27
     
    1,628
    0.26
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    354
    0.26
     
    54,357
    8.55
    42. Fires
    346
    0.25
     
    5,756
    0.91
    43. Birth Trauma
    340
    0.25
     
    28,958
    4.56
    44. Alcohol
    335
    0.24
     
    1,077
    0.17
    45. Drug Use
    310
    0.22
     
    537
    0.08
    46. Bladder Cancer
    299
    0.22
     
    935
    0.15
    47. Encephalitis
    298
    0.22
     
    3,021
    0.48
    48. Appendicitis
    259
    0.19
     
    845
    0.13
    49. Uterin Cancer
    232
    0.17
     
    239
    0.04
    50. Skin Cancers
    215
    0.16
     
    174
    0.03
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Ethiopia ETHIOPIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    20.04
    55
     
    25.69
    16
    2. Lung Cancers
    19.29
    62
     
    3.18
    146
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.76
    71
     
    6.66
    109
    4. Liver Cancer
    7.62
    52
     
    1.99
    177
    5. Prostate Cancer
    5.40
    161
     
    6.62
    154
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.38
    55
     
    8.19
    7
    7. Cervical Cancer
    4.97
    125
     
    18.76
    38
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    96
     
    5.22
    88
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.29
    60
     
    2.31
    114
    10. Leukemia
    4.18
    75
     
    5.64
    10
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.06
    128
     
    3.10
    151
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.61
    91
     
    1.09
    158
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.78
    105
     
    0.95
    159
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.52
    124
     
    3.40
    66
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.30
    135
     
    2.05
    85
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.90
    131
     
    0.37
    172
     
     
     
    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.