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Malta
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Malta and Fiji 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.

Fiji
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
Malta Population Pyramid
 
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    Fiji Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
           
    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
     
    54.0
    58.2
    56.0
    75
    74
    74
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    58.0
    62.2
    60.0
    81
    81
    82
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    62.0
    66.2
    64.0
    79
    84
    84
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    64.6
    68.8
    66.7
    89
    99
    97
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
     
    65.2
    70.3
    67.7
    102
    110
    105
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    66.3
    72.3
    69.1
    112
    112
    109
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
    67.1
    73.1
    69.9
    121
    114
    118
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    67.1
    73.1
    121
    114
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    68.8
    74.7
    125
    114
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    68.9
    74.8
    125
    114
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    69.0
    74.9
    127
    115
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    69.3
    75.1
    131
    116
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    69.7
    75.2
    131
    116
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    70.0
    75.5
    134
    117
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    70.5
    75.7
    139
    117
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    71.0
    76.0
    145
    119
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    71.7
    76.5
    153
    122
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    72.6
    77.1
    160
    121
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    73.8
    78.0
    161
    121
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    75.4
    79.1
    159
    119
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    77.4
    80.4
    156
    118
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    79.8
    82.1
    152
    117
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    82.5
    84.3
    143
    109
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    85.7
    86.9
    132
    109
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
    89.2
    90.0
    125
    106
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103.64
    111
    161.57
    39
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
    73.71
    111
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    29.89
    8
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    5.83
    131
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
    40.02
    83
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    5.18
    130
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
    11.99
    140
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
    15.86
    146
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
    187.90
    1
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    10.62
    130
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    2.30
    118
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    11.27
    3
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
    9.58
    71
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
    53.51
    3
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
    8.90
    108
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    2.67
    161
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
    2.46
    154
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
    6.10
    154
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
    0.55
    154
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    2.40
    155
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    4.43
    23
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
    6.64
    150
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    1.69
    105
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    8.15
    49
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
    7.15
    91
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    4.38
    64
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
    2.51
    131
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
    14.03
    16
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
    3.80
    46
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
    5.09
    99
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    2.21
    119
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    1.79
    113
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
    24.26
    40
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
    7.49
    100
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
    0.36
    166
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
    0.94
    161
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    0.90
    132
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
    3.27
    85
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    21.48
    28
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
    24.96
    7
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
    2.22
    71
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
    1.65
    99
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
    6.40
    53
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
    0.50
    104
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
    0.15
    182
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    2.74
    99
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
    8.83
    9
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
    1.61
    110
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
    8.66
    71
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
    0.08
    145
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
    1,150
    20.03
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
    487
    8.48
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
    288
    5.02
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
    42
    0.73
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
    69
    1.20
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
    37
    0.64
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
    105
    1.83
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
    1,309
    22.80
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
    119
    2.07
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
    18
    0.31
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
    367
    6.39
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
    20
    0.35
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
    3
    0.05
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
    18
    0.31
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
    33
    0.57
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
    21
    0.37
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
    44
    0.77
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
    11
    0.19
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
    51
    0.89
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
    36
    0.63
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
    76
    1.32
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
    62
    1.08
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
    51
    0.89
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
    26
    0.45
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
    17
    0.30
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
    16
    0.28
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
    101
    1.76
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
    93
    1.62
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
    14
    0.24
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
    162
    2.82
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
    7
    0.12
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
    39
    0.68
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
    22
    0.38
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
    6
    0.10
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
    23
    0.40
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
    63
    1.10
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
    3
    0.05
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
    71
    1.24
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
    170
    2.96
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
    63
    1.10
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
    87
    1.52
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
    14
    0.24
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
    66
    1.15
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
    56
    0.98
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
    4
    0.07
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
    1
    0.02
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
    64
    1.11
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
    14
    0.24
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
    20
    0.35
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
    4
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Malta MALTA   Fiji FIJI
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    29.89
    8
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    5.83
    131
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    5.18
    130
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    10.62
    130
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    2.30
    118
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    11.27
    3
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    2.67
    161
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    2.40
    155
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    4.43
    23
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    1.69
    105
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    8.15
    49
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    4.38
    64
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    2.21
    119
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    1.79
    113
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    0.90
    132
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    21.48
    28
    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.