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Compare Micronesia and Namibia 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
     
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    57.3
    58.4
    57.8
    66
    72
    67
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    61.3
    62.4
    61.8
    65
    80
    72
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    64.6
    65.7
    65.1
    65
    86
    82
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    65.7
    66.8
    66.3
    81
    111
    99
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    66.0
    68.1
    67.0
    97
    117
    110
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    67.5
    69.9
    68.7
    102
    122
    113
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    68.4
    70.8
    69.6
    108
    124
    121
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.4
    70.8
    108
    124
     
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    70.8
    73.1
    100
    125
     
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    71.1
    73.4
    100
    126
     
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    71.2
    73.5
    100
    126
     
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    71.5
    73.7
    101
    128
     
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    71.9
    74.0
    103
    129
     
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    72.3
    74.3
    106
    131
     
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    72.6
    74.7
    108
    131
     
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.1
    107
    132
     
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    73.6
    75.6
    113
    134
     
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    74.3
    76.3
    118
    138
     
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    75.2
    77.1
    123
    137
     
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    76.5
    78.1
    126
    143
     
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.4
    131
    143
     
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    80.1
    81.1
    136
    145
     
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.2
    140
    147
     
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    85.5
    86.0
    142
    150
     
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    146
    151
     
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    156.80
    42
     
    116.09
    92
    2. Stroke
    99.12
    71
     
    91.52
    82
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    81.22
    17
     
    52.77
    33
    4. Kidney Disease
    50.67
    4
     
    15.68
    86
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    50.36
    74
     
    93.99
    36
    6. Lung Disease
    33.08
    41
     
    43.86
    17
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
     
    11.55
    140
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
     
    22.77
    51
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.09
    81
     
    14.86
    119
    10. Tuberculosis
    18.55
    58
     
    58.35
    25
    11. Hypertension
    17.86
    58
     
    26.33
    33
    12. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
     
    3.90
    144
    13. Liver Disease
    15.26
    88
     
    10.25
    126
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.25
    18
     
    10.70
    33
    15. Asthma
    12.58
    44
     
    14.23
    34
    16. Low Birth Weight
    12.25
    59
     
    13.89
    49
    17. Suicide
    11.09
    74
     
    10.29
    87
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.83
    68
     
    8.60
    87
    19. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
     
    8.09
    90
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.82
    10
     
    4.02
    56
    21. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
     
    2.05
    176
    22. Birth Trauma
    8.66
    63
     
    8.05
    66
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
     
    4.33
    144
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    8.60
    57
     
    5.81
    87
    25. Other Injuries
    8.01
    97
     
    6.25
    123
    26. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
     
    1.83
    177
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7.31
    73
     
    38.02
    39
    28. Drownings
    6.22
    55
     
    4.33
    85
    29. Skin Disease
    5.87
    15
     
    4.83
    31
    30. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
     
    1.19
    143
    31. Malnutrition
    5.30
    58
     
    7.23
    48
    32. Violence
    5.00
    94
     
    15.49
    22
    33. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
     
    1.52
    157
    34. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
     
    3.30
    133
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
     
    4.10
    64
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.02
    76
     
    4.35
    68
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
     
    0.94
    161
    38. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
     
    2.57
    160
    39. Falls
    3.43
    126
     
    2.87
    144
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.75
    65
     
    7.46
    45
    41. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.34
    183
     
    27.96
    45
    42. Meningitis
    2.33
    69
     
    4.66
    51
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
     
    1.59
    80
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
     
    1.68
    116
    45. Syphilis
    1.65
    43
     
    1.12
    56
    46. Other Neoplasms
    1.52
    133
     
    3.38
    69
    47. Fires
    1.46
    98
     
    4.31
    52
    48. Epilepsy
    1.30
    125
     
    7.40
    13
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
     
    1.47
    123
    50. Leprosy
    1.26
    6
     
    0.09
    70
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    103
    17.98
     
    1,281
    8.29
    2. Stroke
    65
    11.34
     
    996
    6.45
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    54
    9.42
     
    615
    3.98
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    40
    6.98
     
    1,571
    10.17
    5. Kidney Disease
    34
    5.93
     
    190
    1.23
    6. Lung Disease
    22
    3.84
     
    474
    3.07
    7. Low Birth Weight
    17
    2.97
     
    530
    3.43
    8. Tuberculosis
    14
    2.44
     
    817
    5.29
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    13
    2.27
     
    297
    1.92
    10. Birth Trauma
    12
    2.09
     
    307
    1.99
    11. Lung Cancers
    12
    2.09
     
    49
    0.32
    12. Hypertension
    12
    2.09
     
    294
    1.90
    13. Suicide
    12
    2.09
     
    188
    1.22
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11
    1.92
     
    149
    0.96
    15. Liver Disease
    11
    1.92
     
    138
    0.89
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    10
    1.75
     
    143
    0.93
    17. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8
    1.40
     
    692
    4.48
    18. Breast Cancer
    8
    1.40
     
    92
    0.60
    19. Asthma
    8
    1.40
     
    184
    1.19
    20. Other Injuries
    8
    1.40
     
    141
    0.91
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    1.22
     
    54
    0.35
    22. Drownings
    7
    1.22
     
    107
    0.69
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.05
     
    55
    0.36
    24. Liver Cancer
    6
    1.05
     
    30
    0.19
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6
    1.05
     
    103
    0.67
    26. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.87
     
    24
    0.16
    27. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.87
     
    95
    0.61
    28. Violence
    5
    0.87
     
    358
    2.32
    29. Malnutrition
    4
    0.70
     
    207
    1.34
    30. Leukemia
    4
    0.70
     
    25
    0.16
    31. Skin Disease
    4
    0.70
     
    62
    0.40
    32. Meningitis
    3
    0.52
     
    110
    0.71
    33. Oral Cancer
    3
    0.52
     
    54
    0.35
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    3
    0.52
     
    11
    0.07
    35. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.52
     
    63
    0.41
    36. Lymphomas
    3
    0.52
     
    51
    0.33
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3
    0.52
     
    50
    0.32
    38. Falls
    3
    0.52
     
    36
    0.23
    39. Syphilis
    2
    0.35
     
    38
    0.25
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.35
     
    183
    1.18
    41. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.35
     
    8
    0.05
    42. Road Traffic Accidents
    2
    0.35
     
    581
    3.76
    43. Leprosy
    1
    0.17
     
    1
    0.01
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.17
     
    20
    0.13
    45. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.17
     
    19
    0.12
    46. Ovary Cancer
    1
    0.17
     
    20
    0.13
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1
    0.17
     
    16
    0.10
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1
    0.17
     
    47
    0.30
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1
    0.17
     
    12
    0.08
    50. Epilepsy
    1
    0.17
     
    130
    0.84
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Micronesia MICRONESIA   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.54
    37
     
    11.55
    140
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.12
    71
     
    22.77
    51
    3. Lung Cancers
    17.58
    70
     
    3.90
    144
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.21
    83
     
    8.09
    90
    5. Liver Cancer
    8.75
    44
     
    2.05
    176
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.64
    84
     
    4.33
    144
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.87
    61
     
    1.83
    177
    8. Uterin Cancer
    5.76
    10
     
    1.19
    143
    9. Leukemia
    4.73
    40
     
    1.52
    157
    10. Lymphomas
    4.22
    112
     
    3.30
    133
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.09
    65
     
    4.10
    64
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.96
    83
     
    0.94
    161
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.88
    106
     
    2.57
    160
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.90
    65
     
    1.59
    80
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.82
    112
     
    1.68
    116
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.29
    136
     
    1.47
    123
     
     
     
    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.