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Compare Malta and Netherlands 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
     
      Malta MALTA   Netherlands NETHERLANDS
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
     
    71.5
    75.4
    73.4
    1
    2
    2
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    70.8
    76.5
    73.6
    4
    3
    3
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    72.5
    79.2
    75.7
    4
    1
    2
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    73.8
    80.1
    76.9
    10
    9
    7
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
     
    75.5
    80.6
    78.1
    14
    20
    17
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    78.7
    82.7
    80.8
    13
    20
    14
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
    80.0
    83.2
    81.6
    15
    25
    17
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Netherlands NETHERLANDS
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
     
    80.0
    83.2
    15
    25
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    80.3
    83.4
    15
    27
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    27
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    26
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
     
    80.4
    83.5
    15
    26
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
     
    80.5
    83.6
    15
    26
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
     
    80.6
    83.7
    15
    26
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
     
    80.8
    83.8
    16
    26
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
     
    80.9
    83.9
    17
    26
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
     
    81.1
    84.1
    17
    27
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
     
    81.4
    84.3
    17
    28
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
     
    81.9
    84.7
    18
    29
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
     
    82.5
    85.3
    20
    28
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
     
    83.4
    86.0
    21
    27
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
     
    84.6
    87.0
    25
    27
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
     
    86.1
    88.1
    32
    32
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
     
    88.0
    89.6
    41
    40
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
     
    90.6
    91.7
    53
    47
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Netherlands NETHERLANDS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103.64
    111
     
    52.10
    174
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
     
    27.46
    168
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
     
    22.49
    30
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
     
    32.79
    9
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
     
    14.56
    149
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
     
    17.09
    25
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
     
    39.37
    12
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
     
    26.00
    66
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
     
    8.35
    161
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
     
    18.01
    76
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
     
    8.42
    21
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
     
    5.85
    41
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
     
    3.41
    158
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
     
    5.97
    162
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
     
    9.58
    95
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
     
    4.38
    117
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
     
    7.77
    57
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
     
    2.81
    179
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
     
    4.33
    9
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
     
    7.10
    35
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
     
    2.78
    66
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
     
    3.07
    174
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
     
    3.76
    38
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
     
    3.03
    161
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
     
    1.60
    162
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
     
    4.55
    54
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
     
    0.68
    179
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
     
    3.81
    139
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
     
    0.84
    131
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
     
    3.57
    125
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
     
    2.31
    113
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
     
    6.15
    29
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
     
    2.52
    176
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
     
    4.00
    163
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
     
    0.91
    115
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
     
    4.73
    26
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
     
    3.37
    20
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
     
    0.40
    178
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
     
    1.69
    169
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
     
    0.39
    180
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
     
    0.19
    166
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
     
    1.27
    127
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
     
    0.42
    176
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
     
    0.12
    180
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
     
    1.07
    121
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
     
    0.68
    148
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
     
    0.63
    158
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
     
    0.16
    157
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
     
    1.61
    127
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
     
    0.90
    13
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Malta MALTA   Netherlands NETHERLANDS
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
     
    18,685
    15.38
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
     
    10,019
    8.25
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
     
    5,350
    4.40
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
     
    10,821
    8.91
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
     
    15,061
    12.40
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
     
    5,782
    4.76
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
     
    9,472
    7.80
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
     
    2,954
    2.43
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
     
    3,667
    3.02
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
     
    2,802
    2.31
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
     
    2,217
    1.82
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
     
    1,443
    1.19
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
     
    1,639
    1.35
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
     
    2,846
    2.34
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
     
    2,946
    2.42
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
     
    2,402
    1.98
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
     
    1,036
    0.85
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
     
    1,320
    1.09
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
     
    897
    0.74
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
     
    1,483
    1.22
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
     
    2,021
    1.66
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
     
    986
    0.81
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
     
    607
    0.50
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
     
    312
    0.26
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
     
    466
    0.38
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
     
    730
    0.60
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
     
    1,260
    1.04
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
     
    508
    0.42
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
     
    2,023
    1.67
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
     
    917
    0.75
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
     
    1,656
    1.36
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
     
    1,043
    0.86
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
     
    114
    0.09
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
     
    1,038
    0.85
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
     
    140
    0.12
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
     
    1,404
    1.16
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
     
    180
    0.15
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
     
    160
    0.13
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
     
    129
    0.11
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
     
    576
    0.47
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
     
    283
    0.23
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
     
    325
    0.27
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
     
    232
    0.19
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
     
    87
    0.07
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
     
    30
    0.02
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
     
    290
    0.24
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
     
    38
    0.03
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
     
    35
    0.03
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
     
    51
    0.04
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
     
    24
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Netherlands NETHERLANDS
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
     
    22.49
    30
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
     
    32.79
    9
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
     
    17.09
    25
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
     
    18.01
    76
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
     
    8.42
    21
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
     
    5.85
    41
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
     
    4.38
    117
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
     
    7.10
    35
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
     
    2.78
    66
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
     
    3.76
    38
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
     
    3.03
    161
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
     
    4.55
    54
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
     
    2.31
    113
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
     
    6.15
    29
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
     
    3.37
    20
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
     
    1.69
    169
     
     
     
    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.