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Malaysia
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 Malaysia and Philippines 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.

Philippines
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
Malaysia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    52.8
    55.9
    54.3
    80
    81
    81
     
    51.6
    55.3
    53.4
    85
    83
    85
    1970
    60.0
    63.2
    61.6
    71
    74
    76
     
    55.7
    59.2
    57.4
    88
    90
    89
    1980
    65.0
    68.8
    66.9
    60
    76
    68
     
    59.4
    63.3
    61.3
    95
    97
    96
    1990
    68.2
    72.5
    70.3
    53
    74
    60
     
    63.6
    67.8
    65.6
    102
    107
    106
    2000
    70.2
    74.9
    72.4
    55
    66
    63
     
    63.9
    69.9
    66.8
    110
    113
    111
    2010
    71.9
    76.5
    74.1
    62
    77
    67
     
    64.8
    71.2
    67.9
    118
    116
    121
    2016
    73.2
    77.6
    75.3
    63
    80
    71
     
    66.2
    72.6
    69.3
    126
    118
    123
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.2
    77.6
    63
    80
    66.2
    72.6
    126
    118
    Age 5
    73.8
    78.2
    70
    84
    68.2
    74.5
    131
    118
    Age 10
    73.9
    78.3
    70
    84
    68.4
    74.7
    136
    116
    Age 15
    74.0
    78.4
    71
    84
    68.6
    74.8
    134
    116
    Age 20
    74.3
    78.4
    70
    84
    68.9
    75.1
    134
    115
    Age 25
    74.6
    78.5
    70
    85
    69.4
    75.3
    135
    115
    Age 30
    74.8
    78.7
    72
    87
    69.9
    75.6
    137
    115
    Age 35
    75.1
    78.8
    77
    89
    70.5
    75.9
    138
    115
    Age 40
    75.5
    79.0
    76
    90
    71.1
    76.3
    141
    114
    Age 45
    76.0
    79.3
    76
    91
    71.9
    76.8
    143
    114
    Age 50
    76.7
    79.7
    74
    91
    72.9
    77.5
    145
    116
    Age 55
    77.6
    80.3
    73
    92
    74.1
    78.4
    149
    115
    Age 60
    78.9
    81.1
    71
    90
    75.7
    79.4
    151
    114
    Age 65
    80.3
    82.1
    72
    91
    77.7
    80.7
    142
    111
    Age 70
    82.1
    83.3
    71
    92
    80.1
    82.2
    134
    111
    Age 75
    84.4
    85.1
    70
    94
    82.7
    83.9
    133
    123
    Age 80
    86.9
    87.2
    75
    101
    85.2
    85.8
    162
    160
    Age 85
    89.8
    90.1
    86
    104
    88.8
    89.0
    155
    165
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    157.39
    64
    197.08
    32
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.29
    53
    126.54
    18
    3. Stroke
    62.64
    107
    130.85
    22
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    36.38
    27
    1.98
    177
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.40
    65
    11.40
    118
    6. HIV/AIDS
    23.28
    48
    0.08
    168
    7. Lung Disease
    22.98
    89
    45.61
    16
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.53
    39
    21.73
    30
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    20.29
    119
    38.17
    59
    10. Lung Cancers
    19.19
    62
    15.82
    76
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.09
    93
    31.09
    28
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.90
    71
    10.58
    73
    13. Liver Disease
    9.96
    125
    9.88
    128
    14. Liver Cancer
    7.78
    53
    10.48
    37
    15. Other Injuries
    6.95
    105
    5.29
    131
    16. Suicide
    6.17
    129
    3.72
    159
    17. Prostate Cancer
    5.77
    160
    14.97
    104
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.59
    46
    4.51
    90
    19. Tuberculosis
    5.41
    88
    39.06
    40
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.35
    95
    4.12
    127
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.33
    63
    9.69
    18
    22. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    127
    8.52
    86
    23. Lymphomas
    4.82
    110
    2.76
    155
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    4.76
    135
    7.44
    97
    25. Skin Disease
    4.41
    40
    3.35
    64
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.35
    63
    4.41
    58
    27. Asthma
    4.33
    82
    18.42
    14
    28. Leukemia
    4.03
    78
    4.18
    70
    29. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    125
    2.89
    157
    30. Violence
    3.94
    112
    16.18
    21
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    90
    2.61
    117
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.50
    59
    4.29
    43
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.34
    140
    8.18
    86
    34. Falls
    3.01
    143
    4.90
    96
    35. Hypertension
    2.74
    168
    23.44
    25
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    144
    9.52
    29
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    2.55
    75
    0.76
    177
    38. Drownings
    2.25
    119
    5.45
    60
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.20
    105
    8.66
    71
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.81
    105
    1.70
    110
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.67
    95
    2.87
    71
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    136
    0.94
    166
    43. Meningitis
    1.41
    81
    1.63
    74
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    144
    0.75
    174
    45. Alcohol
    1.32
    116
    1.79
    86
    46. Dengue
    1.26
    11
    2.45
    1
    47. Drug Use
    1.26
    76
    0.75
    128
    48. Birth Trauma
    1.21
    128
    5.93
    73
    49. Fires
    1.20
    109
    0.92
    119
    50. Encephalitis
    1.18
    61
    2.46
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    34,766
    24.69
    120,800
    19.83
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,913
    9.88
    75,843
    12.45
    3. Stroke
    13,799
    9.80
    84,813
    13.92
    4. HIV/AIDS
    7,021
    4.99
    88
    0.01
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,855
    4.87
    10,624
    1.74
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    6,818
    4.84
    1,047
    0.17
    7. Lung Disease
    4,899
    3.48
    25,236
    4.14
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,730
    3.36
    10,894
    1.79
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,635
    3.29
    25,528
    4.19
    10. Kidney Disease
    3,465
    2.46
    21,894
    3.59
    11. Breast Cancer
    2,807
    1.99
    8,905
    1.46
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,666
    1.89
    7,196
    1.18
    13. Liver Disease
    2,480
    1.76
    7,491
    1.23
    14. Liver Cancer
    1,976
    1.40
    7,500
    1.23
    15. Other Injuries
    1,855
    1.32
    5,145
    0.84
    16. Suicide
    1,726
    1.23
    3,263
    0.54
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    1,421
    1.01
    9,222
    1.51
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,346
    0.96
    3,294
    0.54
    19. Tuberculosis
    1,288
    0.91
    27,997
    4.60
    20. Lymphomas
    1,276
    0.91
    2,066
    0.34
    21. Violence
    1,268
    0.90
    15,295
    2.51
    22. Oral Cancer
    1,164
    0.83
    3,102
    0.51
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,141
    0.81
    6,283
    1.03
    24. Leukemia
    1,120
    0.80
    3,678
    0.60
    25. Asthma
    1,069
    0.76
    12,479
    2.05
    26. Skin Disease
    989
    0.70
    1,929
    0.32
    27. Low Birth Weight
    989
    0.70
    10,685
    1.75
    28. Stomach Cancer
    945
    0.67
    1,954
    0.32
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    912
    0.65
    1,759
    0.29
    30. Other Neoplasms
    881
    0.63
    3,133
    0.51
    31. Ovary Cancer
    752
    0.53
    1,836
    0.30
    32. Falls
    684
    0.49
    3,365
    0.55
    33. Drownings
    648
    0.46
    5,633
    0.92
    34. Cervical Cancer
    645
    0.46
    3,464
    0.57
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    632
    0.45
    6,260
    1.03
    36. Hypertension
    599
    0.43
    14,488
    2.38
    37. Prostate Cancer
    594
    0.42
    3,319
    0.54
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    518
    0.37
    437
    0.07
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    488
    0.35
    8,326
    1.37
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    407
    0.29
    2,781
    0.46
    41. Meningitis
    383
    0.27
    1,836
    0.30
    42. Dengue
    365
    0.26
    3,009
    0.49
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    363
    0.26
    633
    0.10
    44. Birth Trauma
    359
    0.25
    7,741
    1.27
    45. Alcohol
    359
    0.25
    1,519
    0.25
    46. Drug Use
    343
    0.24
    667
    0.11
    47. Encephalitis
    323
    0.23
    1,729
    0.28
    48. Bladder Cancer
    309
    0.22
    469
    0.08
    49. Fires
    299
    0.21
    865
    0.14
    50. Hepatitis B
    260
    0.18
    723
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malaysia MALAYSIA   Philippines PHILIPPINES
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    20.53
    39
    21.73
    30
    2. Lung Cancers
    19.19
    62
    15.82
    76
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.90
    71
    10.58
    73
    4. Liver Cancer
    7.78
    53
    10.48
    37
    5. Prostate Cancer
    5.77
    160
    14.97
    104
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.59
    46
    4.51
    90
    7. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    127
    8.52
    86
    8. Lymphomas
    4.82
    110
    2.76
    155
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.35
    63
    4.41
    58
    10. Leukemia
    4.03
    78
    4.18
    70
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    125
    2.89
    157
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    90
    2.61
    117
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.81
    105
    1.70
    110
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    136
    0.94
    166
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    144
    0.75
    174
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    141
    0.62
    159
    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.