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New Zealand
COUNTRY #1
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 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 No Macedonia 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

Compare New Zealand and Kuwait 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.

Kuwait
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
New Zealand Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.7
    73.9
    71.2
    6
    9
    7
     
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
    1970
    68.2
    74.5
    71.3
    18
    16
    14
     
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
    1980
    70.0
    75.8
    72.8
    21
    21
    22
     
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
    1990
    72.5
    78.4
    75.4
    21
    22
    20
     
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
    2000
    75.9
    81.2
    78.6
    10
    11
    11
     
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
    2010
    79.0
    82.8
    80.9
    9
    18
    13
     
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
    2016
    80.5
    84.0
    82.2
    10
    17
    15
     
    73.9
    76.0
    74.8
    53
    94
    83
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.0
    10
    17
    73.9
    76.0
    53
    94
    Age 5
    80.9
    84.3
    7
    16
    74.6
    76.6
    55
    103
    Age 10
    81.0
    84.4
    7
    16
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    Age 15
    81.0
    84.4
    7
    16
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    Age 20
    81.2
    84.5
    6
    15
    75.0
    76.8
    56
    105
    Age 25
    81.5
    84.6
    5
    14
    75.2
    76.9
    58
    107
    Age 30
    81.7
    84.7
    5
    12
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
    Age 35
    81.9
    84.9
    5
    12
    75.5
    77.1
    65
    109
    Age 40
    82.1
    85.0
    5
    12
    75.7
    77.2
    72
    110
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.3
    4
    12
    76.0
    77.3
    77
    112
    Age 50
    82.9
    85.6
    3
    11
    76.4
    77.6
    80
    114
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.0
    3
    10
    76.9
    77.9
    84
    122
    Age 60
    84.1
    86.4
    3
    10
    77.6
    78.4
    94
    135
    Age 65
    84.9
    87.1
    4
    10
    78.6
    79.3
    113
    146
    Age 70
    85.9
    87.8
    4
    10
    80.1
    80.7
    137
    160
    Age 75
    87.4
    88.9
    4
    10
    82.3
    82.6
    157
    168
    Age 80
    89.2
    90.3
    6
    15
    85.1
    85.3
    168
    169
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.2
    14
    24
    88.5
    88.6
    168
    173
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.46
    163
    210.70
    29
    2. Stroke
    23.59
    163
    82.04
    77
    3. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    50
    18.98
    64
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.74
    116
    0.62
    181
    5. Lung Disease
    18.51
    123
    23.49
    85
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.64
    79
    27.42
    11
    7. Prostate Cancer
    16.44
    92
    15.01
    103
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.34
    22
    14.65
    33
    9. Suicide
    11.64
    53
    2.18
    178
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.51
    150
    32.06
    81
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.30
    167
    126.59
    17
    12. Lymphomas
    6.71
    49
    8.59
    10
    13. Skin Cancers
    6.60
    1
    0.31
    182
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.96
    148
    24.00
    59
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    5.69
    53
    6.62
    43
    16. Falls
    5.52
    86
    3.21
    133
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.54
    88
    5.21
    61
    18. Leukemia
    4.53
    49
    3.49
    113
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4.31
    142
    6.87
    109
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.13
    123
    5.17
    101
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.95
    130
    1.44
    179
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.94
    108
    4.08
    103
    23. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.26
    69
    2.84
    80
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    155
    8.19
    49
    25. Kidney Disease
    3.23
    179
    19.32
    78
    26. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    49
    5.03
    15
    27. Other Injuries
    3.14
    173
    8.77
    76
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    2.85
    57
    0.63
    180
    29. Low Birth Weight
    2.75
    149
    5.34
    112
    30. Liver Disease
    2.49
    181
    5.58
    162
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    81
    5.38
    9
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.28
    115
    5.04
    23
    33. Hypertension
    2.13
    176
    16.79
    58
    34. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    150
    2.03
    138
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    169
    3.20
    139
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.47
    106
    0.14
    181
    37. Drownings
    1.42
    139
    0.71
    167
    38. Drug Use
    1.41
    71
    1.55
    65
    39. Epilepsy
    1.25
    122
    0.98
    141
    40. Violence
    1.14
    155
    2.67
    128
    41. Skin Disease
    1.12
    116
    0.35
    158
    42. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    2.02
    116
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.91
    143
    0.79
    148
    44. Alcohol
    0.81
    134
    0.34
    165
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.77
    161
    1.10
    147
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.55
    31
    0.06
    164
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.55
    30
    0.06
    171
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.54
    160
    0.31
    177
    49. Encephalitis
    0.45
    145
    6.88
    2
    50. Fires
    0.38
    157
    2.16
    74
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,317
    20.38
    3,256
    32.63
    2. Stroke
    2,354
    9.02
    880
    8.82
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,262
    8.67
    5
    0.05
    4. Lung Disease
    1,718
    6.59
    226
    2.26
    5. Lung Cancers
    1,687
    6.47
    236
    2.36
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,370
    5.25
    201
    2.01
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    905
    3.47
    1,052
    10.54
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    880
    3.37
    326
    3.27
    9. Prostate Cancer
    694
    2.66
    64
    0.64
    10. Breast Cancer
    681
    2.61
    240
    2.40
    11. Suicide
    566
    2.17
    94
    0.94
    12. Falls
    553
    2.12
    111
    1.11
    13. Skin Cancers
    549
    2.10
    5
    0.05
    14. Lymphomas
    548
    2.10
    138
    1.38
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    463
    1.77
    99
    0.99
    16. Leukemia
    359
    1.38
    67
    0.67
    17. Stomach Cancer
    322
    1.23
    69
    0.69
    18. Kidney Disease
    319
    1.22
    205
    2.05
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    298
    1.14
    740
    7.41
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    291
    1.12
    5
    0.05
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    289
    1.11
    63
    0.63
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    267
    1.02
    35
    0.35
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    263
    1.01
    45
    0.45
    24. Liver Cancer
    247
    0.95
    116
    1.16
    25. Bladder Cancer
    218
    0.84
    58
    0.58
    26. Hypertension
    210
    0.80
    170
    1.70
    27. Other Neoplasms
    207
    0.79
    63
    0.63
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    195
    0.75
    241
    2.41
    29. Other Injuries
    193
    0.74
    246
    2.46
    30. Ovary Cancer
    186
    0.71
    35
    0.35
    31. Liver Disease
    170
    0.65
    95
    0.95
    32. Oral Cancer
    136
    0.52
    33
    0.33
    33. Uterin Cancer
    122
    0.47
    29
    0.29
    34. Skin Disease
    112
    0.43
    3
    0.03
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    109
    0.42
    4
    0.04
    36. Low Birth Weight
    95
    0.36
    192
    1.92
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    89
    0.34
    7
    0.07
    38. Asthma
    73
    0.28
    28
    0.28
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    73
    0.28
    10
    0.10
    40. Drug Use
    68
    0.26
    48
    0.48
    41. Drownings
    66
    0.25
    26
    0.26
    42. Epilepsy
    65
    0.25
    20
    0.20
    43. Cervical Cancer
    64
    0.25
    18
    0.18
    44. Violence
    53
    0.20
    110
    1.10
    45. Alcohol
    51
    0.20
    12
    0.12
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    48
    0.18
    2
    0.02
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    38
    0.15
    3
    0.03
    48. Encephalitis
    36
    0.14
    96
    0.96
    49. Osteoarthritis
    28
    0.11
    0
    0.00
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    21
    0.08
    0
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      New Zealand NEW ZEALAND   Kuwait KUWAIT
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    50
    18.98
    64
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.64
    79
    27.42
    11
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.44
    92
    15.01
    103
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.34
    22
    14.65
    33
    5. Lymphomas
    6.71
    49
    8.59
    10
    6. Skin Cancers
    6.60
    1
    0.31
    182
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.69
    53
    6.62
    43
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.54
    88
    5.21
    61
    9. Leukemia
    4.53
    49
    3.49
    113
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.13
    123
    5.17
    101
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.26
    69
    2.84
    80
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    155
    8.19
    49
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.14
    49
    5.03
    15
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.42
    81
    5.38
    9
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.81
    150
    2.03
    138
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    169
    3.20
    139
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.