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Malta
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 Macedonia 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 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 Malta and Afghanistan 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.

Afghanistan
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 Macedonia 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 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
Malta Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103.64
    111
    263.34
    11
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
    154.41
    14
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    25.76
    15
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    7.75
    114
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
    64.21
    61
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    5.27
    129
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
    24.53
    43
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
    37.62
    27
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
    23.82
    106
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    5.09
    162
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    1.54
    141
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    4.12
    94
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
    12.02
    40
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
    32.37
    21
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
    6.92
    129
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    14.79
    22
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
    13.44
    24
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
    18.73
    90
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
    0.35
    174
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    6.62
    49
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    4.62
    21
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
    24.85
    55
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    3.06
    56
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    6.08
    76
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
    24.58
    13
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    2.75
    129
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
    8.34
    68
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
    7.38
    59
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
    2.47
    70
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
    7.56
    66
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    8.53
    9
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    10.76
    14
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
    16.62
    65
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
    38.08
    1
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
    0.61
    146
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
    6.98
    7
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    1.54
    88
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
    7.66
    29
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    7.51
    97
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
    19.26
    17
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
    7.94
    40
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
    3.57
    46
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
    11.89
    14
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
    0.64
    88
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
    0.83
    134
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    18.51
    18
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
    4.39
    47
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
    1.55
    113
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
    22.93
    53
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
    0.14
    91
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
    18,204
    7.78
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
    23,770
    10.16
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
    1,058
    0.45
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
    2,076
    0.89
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
    824
    0.35
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
    4,406
    1.88
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
    3,042
    1.30
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
    2,008
    0.86
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
    193
    0.08
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
    4,677
    2.00
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
    1,853
    0.79
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
    34
    0.01
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
    4,299
    1.84
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
    222
    0.09
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
    1,283
    0.55
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
    310
    0.13
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
    353
    0.15
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
    3,804
    1.63
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
    796
    0.34
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
    1,796
    0.77
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
    793
    0.34
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
    4,938
    2.11
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
    343
    0.15
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
    333
    0.14
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
    1,202
    0.51
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
    1,164
    0.50
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
    6,096
    2.60
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
    1,351
    0.58
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
    1,832
    0.78
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
    1,076
    0.46
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
    2,449
    1.05
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
    2,272
    0.97
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
    186
    0.08
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
    1,163
    0.50
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
    12,476
    5.33
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
    127
    0.05
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
    13,733
    5.87
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
    2,874
    1.23
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
    12,146
    5.19
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
    602
    0.26
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
    1,239
    0.53
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
    781
    0.33
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
    4,649
    1.99
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
    187
    0.08
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
    159
    0.07
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
    13,325
    5.69
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
    348
    0.15
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
    3,551
    1.52
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
    243
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    25.76
    15
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    7.75
    114
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    5.27
    129
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    5.09
    162
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    1.54
    141
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    4.12
    94
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    14.79
    22
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    6.62
    49
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    4.62
    21
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    3.06
    56
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    6.08
    76
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    2.75
    129
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    8.53
    9
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    10.76
    14
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    1.54
    88
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    7.51
    97
    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.