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Compare Netherlands and Malawi 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
     
      Netherlands NETHERLANDS   Malawi MALAWI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    71.5
    75.4
    73.4
    1
    2
    2
     
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
    1970
    70.8
    76.5
    73.6
    4
    3
    3
     
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
    1980
    72.5
    79.2
    75.7
    4
    1
    2
     
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
    1990
    73.8
    80.1
    76.9
    10
    9
    7
     
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
    2000
    75.5
    80.6
    78.1
    14
    20
    17
     
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
    2010
    78.7
    82.7
    80.8
    13
    20
    14
     
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
    2016
    80.0
    83.2
    81.6
    15
    25
    17
     
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Netherlands NETHERLANDS   Malawi MALAWI
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.0
    83.2
    15
    25
     
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    Age 5
    80.3
    83.4
    15
    27
     
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    Age 10
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    27
     
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    Age 15
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    26
     
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    Age 20
    80.4
    83.5
    15
    26
     
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    Age 25
    80.5
    83.6
    15
    26
     
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    Age 30
    80.6
    83.7
    15
    26
     
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    Age 35
    80.8
    83.8
    16
    26
     
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    Age 40
    80.9
    83.9
    17
    26
     
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.1
    17
    27
     
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.3
    17
    28
     
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    Age 55
    81.9
    84.7
    18
    29
     
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.3
    20
    28
     
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.0
    21
    27
     
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    Age 70
    84.6
    87.0
    25
    27
     
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    Age 75
    86.1
    88.1
    32
    32
     
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.6
    41
    40
     
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.7
    53
    47
     
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Netherlands NETHERLANDS   Malawi MALAWI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    52.10
    174
     
    85.23
    136
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    39.37
    12
     
    18.82
    83
    3. Lung Cancers
    32.79
    9
     
    0.96
    181
    4. Stroke
    27.46
    168
     
    72.01
    112
    5. Lung Disease
    26.00
    66
     
    22.87
    87
    6. Breast Cancer
    22.49
    30
     
    9.50
    159
    7. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    76
     
    11.68
    122
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.09
    25
     
    3.02
    169
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.56
    149
     
    99.74
    31
    10. Suicide
    9.58
    95
     
    10.37
    85
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8.42
    21
     
    0.51
    175
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.35
    161
     
    28.95
    91
    13. Falls
    7.77
    57
     
    16.50
    13
    14. Lymphomas
    7.10
    35
     
    7.27
    30
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.15
    29
     
    25.16
    1
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.97
    162
     
    7.58
    152
    17. Ovary Cancer
    5.85
    41
     
    2.23
    167
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.73
    26
     
    4.24
    35
    19. Leukemia
    4.55
    54
     
    0.57
    180
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    117
     
    2.63
    162
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    4.33
    9
     
    0.75
    123
    22. Other Injuries
    4.00
    163
     
    11.76
    57
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.81
    139
     
    4.75
    114
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    38
     
    5.64
    7
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    125
     
    8.92
    55
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.41
    158
     
    10.96
    48
    27. Skin Cancers
    3.37
    20
     
    1.54
    86
    28. Liver Disease
    3.07
    174
     
    26.71
    44
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    161
     
    1.93
    178
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.81
    179
     
    43.10
    10
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    66
     
    0.89
    162
    32. Hypertension
    2.52
    176
     
    30.19
    24
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    113
     
    2.57
    100
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.69
    169
     
    48.45
    2
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.61
    127
     
    83.86
    15
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.60
    162
     
    15.75
    41
    37. Epilepsy
    1.27
    127
     
    4.53
    36
    38. Alcohol
    1.07
    121
     
    1.32
    109
    39. Drug Use
    0.91
    115
     
    0.21
    179
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    13
     
    0.08
    141
    41. Skin Disease
    0.84
    131
     
    5.17
    22
    42. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    148
     
    12.31
    42
    43. Violence
    0.68
    179
     
    2.11
    140
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    158
     
    3.17
    71
    45. Anemia
    0.58
    76
     
    12.77
    11
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    35
     
    0.34
    65
    47. Drownings
    0.42
    176
     
    4.35
    84
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.40
    178
     
    8.31
    23
    49. Asthma
    0.39
    180
     
    10.46
    60
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.32
    26
     
    0.10
    91
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Netherlands NETHERLANDS   Malawi MALAWI
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    18,685
    15.38
     
    5,986
    4.36
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15,061
    12.40
     
    1,249
    0.91
    3. Lung Cancers
    10,821
    8.91
     
    72
    0.05
    4. Stroke
    10,019
    8.25
     
    5,080
    3.70
    5. Lung Disease
    9,472
    7.80
     
    1,617
    1.18
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,782
    4.76
     
    239
    0.17
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,350
    4.40
     
    11,835
    8.62
    8. Breast Cancer
    3,667
    3.02
     
    405
    0.30
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,954
    2.43
     
    2,059
    1.50
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,946
    2.42
     
    336
    0.24
    11. Falls
    2,846
    2.34
     
    1,388
    1.01
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2,802
    2.31
     
    42
    0.03
    13. Lymphomas
    2,402
    1.98
     
    926
    0.67
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,217
    1.82
     
    657
    0.48
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,023
    1.67
     
    1,899
    1.38
    16. Suicide
    2,021
    1.66
     
    947
    0.69
    17. Other Neoplasms
    1,656
    1.36
     
    387
    0.28
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    1,639
    1.35
     
    51
    0.04
    19. Leukemia
    1,483
    1.22
     
    59
    0.04
    20. Stomach Cancer
    1,443
    1.19
     
    191
    0.14
    21. Other Injuries
    1,404
    1.16
     
    1,599
    1.16
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,320
    1.09
     
    428
    0.31
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,260
    1.04
     
    411
    0.30
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,043
    0.86
     
    1,139
    0.83
    25. Skin Cancers
    1,038
    0.85
     
    110
    0.08
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,036
    0.85
     
    127
    0.09
    27. Liver Cancer
    986
    0.81
     
    224
    0.16
    28. Hypertension
    917
    0.75
     
    2,099
    1.53
    29. Liver Disease
    897
    0.74
     
    2,079
    1.51
    30. Oral Cancer
    730
    0.60
     
    222
    0.16
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    607
    0.50
     
    5,884
    4.29
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    576
    0.47
     
    9,093
    6.62
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    508
    0.42
     
    3,263
    2.38
    34. Uterin Cancer
    466
    0.38
     
    35
    0.03
    35. Epilepsy
    325
    0.27
     
    612
    0.45
    36. Skin Disease
    312
    0.26
     
    458
    0.33
    37. Alcohol
    290
    0.24
     
    120
    0.09
    38. Cervical Cancer
    283
    0.23
     
    2,112
    1.54
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    256
    0.21
     
    7
    0.01
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    232
    0.19
     
    258
    0.19
    41. Anemia
    221
    0.18
     
    1,344
    0.98
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    182
    0.15
     
    25
    0.02
    43. Drug Use
    180
    0.15
     
    22
    0.02
    44. Low Birth Weight
    160
    0.13
     
    5,251
    3.83
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    140
    0.12
     
    617
    0.45
    46. Asthma
    129
    0.11
     
    837
    0.61
    47. Violence
    114
    0.09
     
    296
    0.22
    48. Schizophrenia
    90
    0.07
     
    8
    0.01
    49. Drownings
    87
    0.07
     
    728
    0.53
    50. Birth Trauma
    68
    0.06
     
    4,105
    2.99
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Netherlands NETHERLANDS   Malawi MALAWI
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.79
    9
     
    0.96
    181
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.49
    30
     
    9.50
    159
    3. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    76
     
    11.68
    122
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.09
    25
     
    3.02
    169
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.42
    21
     
    0.51
    175
    6. Lymphomas
    7.10
    35
     
    7.27
    30
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.15
    29
     
    25.16
    1
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.85
    41
     
    2.23
    167
    9. Leukemia
    4.55
    54
     
    0.57
    180
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    117
     
    2.63
    162
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    38
     
    5.64
    7
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.37
    20
     
    1.54
    86
    13. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    161
     
    1.93
    178
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    66
     
    0.89
    162
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    113
     
    2.57
    100
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.69
    169
     
    48.45
    2
     
     
     
    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.