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Micronesia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Micronesia and Jamaica 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.

Jamaica
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
Micronesia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
           
    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
     
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    40
    44
    41
    1970
    61.3
    62.4
    61.8
    65
    80
    72
     
    66.6
    70.2
    68.4
    28
    47
    41
    1980
    64.6
    65.7
    65.1
    65
    86
    82
     
    69.1
    72.4
    70.7
    31
    53
    35
    1990
    65.7
    66.8
    66.3
    81
    111
    99
     
    69.9
    73.4
    71.6
    39
    65
    47
    2000
    66.0
    68.1
    67.0
    97
    117
    110
     
    69.8
    75.5
    72.6
    58
    59
    59
    2010
    67.5
    69.9
    68.7
    102
    122
    113
     
    72.5
    77.7
    75.0
    53
    58
    53
    2016
    68.4
    70.8
    69.6
    108
    124
    121
     
    73.6
    78.5
    76.0
    58
    65
    59
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.4
    70.8
    108
    124
    73.6
    78.5
    58
    65
    Age 5
    70.8
    73.1
    100
    125
    75.0
    79.7
    52
    59
    Age 10
    71.1
    73.4
    100
    126
    75.1
    79.8
    52
    59
    Age 15
    71.2
    73.5
    100
    126
    75.2
    79.9
    52
    58
    Age 20
    71.5
    73.7
    101
    128
    75.5
    80.1
    49
    57
    Age 25
    71.9
    74.0
    103
    129
    76.0
    80.4
    48
    56
    Age 30
    72.3
    74.3
    106
    131
    76.5
    80.7
    45
    52
    Age 35
    72.6
    74.7
    108
    131
    77.1
    81.0
    43
    51
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.1
    107
    132
    77.8
    81.4
    41
    46
    Age 45
    73.6
    75.6
    113
    134
    78.5
    81.9
    39
    45
    Age 50
    74.3
    76.3
    118
    138
    79.4
    82.4
    38
    44
    Age 55
    75.2
    77.1
    123
    137
    80.3
    83.0
    36
    44
    Age 60
    76.5
    78.1
    126
    143
    81.3
    83.7
    35
    46
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.4
    131
    143
    82.4
    84.6
    35
    48
    Age 70
    80.1
    81.1
    136
    145
    83.9
    85.8
    38
    48
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.2
    140
    147
    85.8
    87.4
    40
    50
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    142
    150
    88.2
    89.5
    34
    44
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    146
    151
    91.1
    92.0
    25
    33
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    156.80
    42
    64.41
    164
    2. Stroke
    99.12
    71
    77.34
    102
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.22
    17
    81.22
    18
    4. Kidney Disease
    50.67
    4
    10.92
    116
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    50.36
    74
    18.29
    138
    6. Lung Disease
    33.08
    41
    15.74
    147
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
    22.48
    31
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
    54.68
    7
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.09
    81
    6.28
    160
    10. Tuberculosis
    18.55
    58
    0.38
    155
    11. Hypertension
    17.86
    58
    22.54
    45
    12. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
    14.26
    82
    13. Liver Disease
    15.26
    88
    2.21
    179
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.25
    18
    4.47
    121
    15. Asthma
    12.58
    44
    2.42
    111
    16. Low Birth Weight
    12.25
    59
    7.79
    86
    17. Suicide
    11.09
    74
    1.41
    180
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.83
    68
    8.14
    98
    19. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
    14.56
    54
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.82
    10
    0.90
    139
    21. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
    2.74
    167
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.66
    63
    2.71
    101
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
    11.21
    65
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    8.60
    57
    10.85
    39
    25. Other Injuries
    8.01
    97
    12.13
    54
    26. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
    7.85
    62
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7.31
    73
    1.01
    144
    28. Drownings
    6.22
    55
    0.68
    165
    29. Skin Disease
    5.87
    15
    4.89
    28
    30. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
    5.08
    16
    31. Malnutrition
    5.30
    58
    1.59
    96
    32. Violence
    5.00
    94
    34.79
    8
    33. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
    4.29
    68
    34. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
    7.98
    16
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
    1.45
    154
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.02
    76
    2.28
    107
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
    3.23
    97
    38. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
    3.88
    105
    39. Falls
    3.43
    126
    0.40
    181
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.75
    65
    1.48
    81
    41. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.34
    183
    9.75
    130
    42. Meningitis
    2.33
    69
    0.56
    130
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
    0.49
    162
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
    2.10
    103
    45. Syphilis
    1.65
    43
    0.17
    103
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.52
    133
    4.83
    24
    47. Fires
    1.46
    98
    0.45
    158
    48. Epilepsy
    1.30
    125
    1.55
    104
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
    1.89
    91
    50. Leprosy
    1.26
    6
    0.01
    107
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103
    17.98
    2,045
    11.94
    2. Stroke
    65
    11.34
    2,474
    14.44
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    54
    9.42
    2,577
    15.04
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    40
    6.98
    568
    3.32
    5. Kidney Disease
    34
    5.93
    335
    1.96
    6. Lung Disease
    22
    3.84
    504
    2.94
    7. Low Birth Weight
    17
    2.97
    179
    1.05
    8. Tuberculosis
    14
    2.44
    11
    0.06
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    13
    2.27
    198
    1.16
    10. Birth Trauma
    12
    2.09
    62
    0.36
    11. Lung Cancers
    12
    2.09
    430
    2.51
    12. Hypertension
    12
    2.09
    717
    4.19
    13. Suicide
    12
    2.09
    40
    0.23
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11
    1.92
    208
    1.21
    15. Liver Disease
    11
    1.92
    65
    0.38
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    1.75
    131
    0.76
    17. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8
    1.40
    27
    0.16
    18. Breast Cancer
    8
    1.40
    340
    1.98
    19. Asthma
    8
    1.40
    75
    0.44
    20. Other Injuries
    8
    1.40
    364
    2.13
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    1.22
    26
    0.15
    22. Drownings
    7
    1.22
    20
    0.12
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.05
    344
    2.01
    24. Liver Cancer
    6
    1.05
    82
    0.48
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6
    1.05
    332
    1.94
    26. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.87
    239
    1.40
    27. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.87
    820
    4.79
    28. Violence
    5
    0.87
    983
    5.74
    29. Malnutrition
    4
    0.70
    50
    0.29
    30. Leukemia
    4
    0.70
    125
    0.73
    31. Skin Disease
    4
    0.70
    158
    0.92
    32. Meningitis
    3
    0.52
    16
    0.09
    33. Oral Cancer
    3
    0.52
    43
    0.25
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    3
    0.52
    100
    0.58
    35. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.52
    221
    1.29
    36. Lymphomas
    3
    0.52
    237
    1.38
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.52
    71
    0.41
    38. Falls
    3
    0.52
    12
    0.07
    39. Syphilis
    2
    0.35
    5
    0.03
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.35
    42
    0.25
    41. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.35
    77
    0.45
    42. Road Traffic Accidents
    2
    0.35
    279
    1.63
    43. Leprosy
    1
    0.17
    0
    0.00
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.17
    64
    0.37
    45. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.17
    15
    0.09
    46. Ovary Cancer
    1
    0.17
    60
    0.35
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1
    0.17
    59
    0.34
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1
    0.17
    144
    0.84
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1
    0.17
    56
    0.33
    50. Epilepsy
    1
    0.17
    45
    0.26
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Jamaica JAMAICA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
    22.48
    31
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
    54.68
    7
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
    14.26
    82
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
    14.56
    54
    5. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
    2.74
    167
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
    11.21
    65
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
    7.85
    62
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
    5.08
    16
    9. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
    4.29
    68
    10. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
    7.98
    16
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
    1.45
    154
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
    3.23
    97
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
    3.88
    105
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
    0.49
    162
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
    2.10
    103
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
    1.89
    91
    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.