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Compare Malta and Vanuatu 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   Vanuatu VANUATU
           
    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
     
    45.4
    48.3
    46.8
    109
    109
    111
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
     
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
    70.1
    74.1
    72.0
    93
    111
    101
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Vanuatu VANUATU
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
     
    70.1
    74.1
    93
    111
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    72.1
    76.1
    91
    110
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    72.4
    76.2
    88
    108
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
     
    72.5
    76.3
    88
    110
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
     
    72.8
    76.5
    89
    110
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
     
    73.1
    76.6
    88
    110
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
     
    73.4
    76.8
    88
    109
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
     
    73.6
    77.1
    89
    108
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
     
    74.0
    77.3
    92
    108
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
     
    74.4
    77.7
    95
    109
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
     
    75.0
    78.2
    98
    109
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
     
    75.8
    78.8
    104
    110
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
     
    77.0
    79.6
    113
    110
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
     
    78.5
    80.7
    116
    112
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
     
    80.4
    82.1
    121
    118
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
     
    82.8
    84.0
    126
    119
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
     
    85.7
    86.5
    130
    125
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
     
    89.0
    89.6
    137
    127
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Vanuatu VANUATU
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103.64
    111
     
    137.11
    62
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
     
    100.56
    69
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
     
    14.38
    121
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
     
    8.91
    103
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
     
    43.81
    80
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
     
    5.91
    119
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
     
    13.82
    129
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
     
    36.33
    29
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
     
    65.94
    25
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
     
    3.68
    170
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
     
    0.91
    165
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
     
    2.82
    153
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
     
    8.66
    84
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
     
    30.59
    27
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
     
    6.80
    131
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
     
    3.22
    146
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
     
    2.51
    152
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
     
    18.42
    91
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
     
    1.12
    85
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
     
    2.11
    164
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
     
    3.40
    40
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
     
    12.69
    104
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
     
    0.91
    161
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
     
    15.55
    19
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
     
    8.55
    80
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
     
    4.90
    35
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
     
    2.29
    136
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
     
    8.78
    44
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
     
    3.91
    41
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
     
    5.68
    89
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
     
    3.24
    81
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
     
    0.01
    183
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
     
    16.62
    66
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
     
    6.33
    120
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
     
    0.23
    176
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
     
    1.17
    153
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
     
    2.87
    30
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
     
    4.76
    66
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
     
    9.68
    82
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
     
    13.11
    41
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
     
    1.78
    78
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
     
    0.81
    159
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
     
    5.49
    67
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
     
    0.28
    145
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
     
    0.48
    151
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
     
    3.58
    82
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
     
    6.41
    16
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
     
    0.00
    183
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
     
    11.59
    63
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
     
    0.06
    171
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Malta MALTA   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
     
    203
    17.70
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
     
    148
    12.90
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
     
    82
    7.15
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
     
    14
    1.22
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
     
    19
    1.66
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
     
    10
    0.87
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
     
    53
    4.62
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
     
    97
    8.46
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
     
    13
    1.13
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
     
    1
    0.09
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
     
    46
    4.01
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
     
    7
    0.61
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
     
    2
    0.17
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
     
    4
    0.35
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
     
    2
    0.17
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
     
    4
    0.35
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
     
    2
    0.17
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
     
    1
    0.09
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
     
    21
    1.83
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
     
    10
    0.87
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
     
    15
    1.31
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
     
    28
    2.44
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
     
    40
    3.49
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
     
    6
    0.52
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
     
    2
    0.17
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
     
    4
    0.35
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
     
    14
    1.22
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
     
    33
    2.88
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
     
    0
    0.00
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
     
    24
    2.09
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
     
    2
    0.17
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
     
    10
    0.87
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
     
    6
    0.52
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
     
    5
    0.44
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
     
    7
    0.61
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
     
    14
    1.22
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
     
    0
    0.00
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
     
    34
    2.96
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
     
    20
    1.74
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
     
    34
    2.96
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
     
    9
    0.78
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
     
    2
    0.17
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
     
    11
    0.96
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
     
    14
    1.22
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
     
    1
    0.09
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
     
    1
    0.09
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
     
    18
    1.57
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
     
    0
    0.00
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
     
    5
    0.44
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
     
    1
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Vanuatu VANUATU
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
     
    14.38
    121
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
     
    8.91
    103
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
     
    5.91
    119
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
     
    3.68
    170
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
     
    0.91
    165
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
     
    2.82
    153
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
     
    3.22
    146
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
     
    2.11
    164
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
     
    3.40
    40
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
     
    0.91
    161
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
     
    15.55
    19
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
     
    4.90
    35
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
     
    3.24
    81
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
     
    0.01
    183
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
     
    2.87
    30
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
     
    9.68
    82
     
     
     
    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.