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Micronesia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Micronesia and Gambia 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.

Gambia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Micronesia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    57.3
    58.4
    57.8
    66
    72
    67
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    61.3
    62.4
    61.8
    65
    80
    72
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    64.6
    65.7
    65.1
    65
    86
    82
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    65.7
    66.8
    66.3
    81
    111
    99
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    66.0
    68.1
    67.0
    97
    117
    110
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    67.5
    69.9
    68.7
    102
    122
    113
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    68.4
    70.8
    69.6
    108
    124
    121
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.4
    70.8
    108
    124
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    70.8
    73.1
    100
    125
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    71.1
    73.4
    100
    126
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    71.2
    73.5
    100
    126
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    71.5
    73.7
    101
    128
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    71.9
    74.0
    103
    129
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    72.3
    74.3
    106
    131
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    72.6
    74.7
    108
    131
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.1
    107
    132
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    73.6
    75.6
    113
    134
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    74.3
    76.3
    118
    138
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    75.2
    77.1
    123
    137
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    76.5
    78.1
    126
    143
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.4
    131
    143
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    80.1
    81.1
    136
    145
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.2
    140
    147
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    142
    150
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    146
    151
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    156.80
    42
    142.60
    60
    2. Stroke
    99.12
    71
    136.82
    26
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.22
    17
    39.32
    59
    4. Kidney Disease
    50.67
    4
    23.89
    44
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    50.36
    74
    154.66
    11
    6. Lung Disease
    33.08
    41
    29.20
    51
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
    4.89
    181
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
    6.51
    155
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.09
    81
    18.11
    88
    10. Tuberculosis
    18.55
    58
    44.67
    39
    11. Hypertension
    17.86
    58
    14.34
    88
    12. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
    2.33
    158
    13. Liver Disease
    15.26
    88
    44.65
    18
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.25
    18
    5.72
    88
    15. Asthma
    12.58
    44
    15.67
    29
    16. Low Birth Weight
    12.25
    59
    19.96
    23
    17. Suicide
    11.09
    74
    11.29
    71
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.83
    68
    16.26
    9
    19. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
    16.46
    46
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.82
    10
    4.66
    40
    21. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
    24.96
    6
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.66
    63
    18.57
    17
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
    1.31
    182
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    8.60
    57
    10.83
    40
    25. Other Injuries
    8.01
    97
    20.40
    16
    26. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
    1.71
    178
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7.31
    73
    40.09
    38
    28. Drownings
    6.22
    55
    6.88
    48
    29. Skin Disease
    5.87
    15
    3.11
    56
    30. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
    0.41
    177
    31. Malnutrition
    5.30
    58
    21.61
    14
    32. Violence
    5.00
    94
    9.75
    51
    33. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
    0.05
    183
    34. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
    3.09
    135
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
    0.42
    182
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.02
    76
    6.19
    49
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
    1.15
    154
    38. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
    1.15
    180
    39. Falls
    3.43
    126
    20.11
    6
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.75
    65
    29.65
    12
    41. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.34
    183
    43.85
    8
    42. Meningitis
    2.33
    69
    24.64
    15
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
    1.35
    98
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
    0.56
    173
    45. Syphilis
    1.65
    43
    3.67
    20
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.52
    133
    3.37
    70
    47. Fires
    1.46
    98
    7.61
    14
    48. Epilepsy
    1.30
    125
    4.97
    29
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
    0.59
    174
    50. Leprosy
    1.26
    6
    0.40
    39
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103
    17.98
    906
    6.19
    2. Stroke
    65
    11.34
    925
    6.31
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    54
    9.42
    268
    1.83
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    40
    6.98
    1,868
    12.75
    5. Kidney Disease
    34
    5.93
    223
    1.52
    6. Lung Disease
    22
    3.84
    190
    1.30
    7. Low Birth Weight
    17
    2.97
    825
    5.63
    8. Tuberculosis
    14
    2.44
    392
    2.68
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    13
    2.27
    548
    3.74
    10. Birth Trauma
    12
    2.09
    767
    5.24
    11. Lung Cancers
    12
    2.09
    17
    0.12
    12. Hypertension
    12
    2.09
    97
    0.66
    13. Suicide
    12
    2.09
    124
    0.85
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11
    1.92
    99
    0.68
    15. Liver Disease
    11
    1.92
    394
    2.69
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    1.75
    58
    0.40
    17. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8
    1.40
    763
    5.21
    18. Breast Cancer
    8
    1.40
    19
    0.13
    19. Asthma
    8
    1.40
    129
    0.88
    20. Other Injuries
    8
    1.40
    336
    2.29
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    1.22
    41
    0.28
    22. Drownings
    7
    1.22
    140
    0.96
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.05
    12
    0.08
    24. Liver Cancer
    6
    1.05
    241
    1.65
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6
    1.05
    216
    1.47
    26. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.87
    12
    0.08
    27. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.87
    18
    0.12
    28. Violence
    5
    0.87
    181
    1.24
    29. Malnutrition
    4
    0.70
    437
    2.98
    30. Leukemia
    4
    0.70
    2
    0.01
    31. Skin Disease
    4
    0.70
    29
    0.20
    32. Meningitis
    3
    0.52
    429
    2.93
    33. Oral Cancer
    3
    0.52
    2
    0.01
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    3
    0.52
    8
    0.05
    35. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.52
    60
    0.41
    36. Lymphomas
    3
    0.52
    27
    0.18
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.52
    53
    0.36
    38. Falls
    3
    0.52
    185
    1.26
    39. Syphilis
    2
    0.35
    136
    0.93
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.35
    500
    3.41
    41. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.35
    1
    0.01
    42. Road Traffic Accidents
    2
    0.35
    606
    4.14
    43. Leprosy
    1
    0.17
    3
    0.02
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.17
    5
    0.03
    45. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.17
    8
    0.05
    46. Ovary Cancer
    1
    0.17
    6
    0.04
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1
    0.17
    3
    0.02
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1
    0.17
    30
    0.20
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1
    0.17
    6
    0.04
    50. Epilepsy
    1
    0.17
    75
    0.51
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
    4.89
    181
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
    6.51
    155
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
    2.33
    158
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
    16.46
    46
    5. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
    24.96
    6
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
    1.31
    182
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
    1.71
    178
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
    0.41
    177
    9. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
    0.05
    183
    10. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
    3.09
    135
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
    0.42
    182
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
    1.15
    154
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
    1.15
    180
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
    1.35
    98
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
    0.56
    173
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
    0.59
    174
    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.