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Compare Nicaragua and New Guinea 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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    Nicaragua Population
     
     
    New Guinea Population
     


    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.7
    47.3
    104
    103
    102
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    52.4
    55.5
    53.9
    102
    103
    104
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    56.0
    61.6
    58.7
    115
    107
    111
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    61.7
    67.4
    64.5
    113
    109
    111
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    67.3
    73.3
    70.3
    90
    89
    91
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    70.2
    76.1
    73.2
    83
    83
    85
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    72.5
    78.4
    75.5
    72
    67
    68
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.5
    78.4
    72
    67
     
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    74.1
    79.8
    65
    56
     
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    74.2
    79.9
    65
    56
     
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    74.3
    80.1
    63
    56
     
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    74.8
    80.3
    59
    54
     
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    75.4
    80.5
    56
    53
     
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    76.0
    80.8
    51
    50
     
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    76.7
    81.0
    48
    50
     
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    77.5
    81.4
    43
    48
     
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    78.3
    81.8
    42
    47
     
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    79.2
    82.3
    39
    46
     
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    80.3
    83.0
    37
    43
     
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    32
    42
     
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    82.9
    85.1
    30
    37
     
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.5
    29
    36
     
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.2
    23
    29
     
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.2
    13
    18
     
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    4
    9
     
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    100.18
    117
     
    159.17
    40
    2. Kidney Disease
    66.77
    1
     
    43.15
    10
    3. Stroke
    49.89
    134
     
    138.34
    24
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.19
    55
     
    77.66
    19
    5. Liver Disease
    33.31
    26
     
    26.33
    46
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.08
    35
     
    11.47
    142
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.91
    109
     
    91.01
    38
    8. Lung Disease
    22.37
    91
     
    43.02
    19
    9. Prostate Cancer
    20.50
    62
     
    19.37
    69
    10. Cervical Cancer
    17.89
    42
     
    21.83
    25
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.56
    96
     
    20.89
    76
    12. Violence
    15.17
    23
     
    12.99
    31
    13. Hypertension
    13.83
    92
     
    20.90
    51
    14. Stomach Cancer
    10.92
    38
     
    7.08
    70
    15. Liver Cancer
    10.69
    34
     
    11.43
    28
    16. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    154
     
    19.04
    70
    17. Suicide
    9.78
    94
     
    11.83
    65
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    9.35
    74
     
    9.71
    69
    19. Alcohol
    8.70
    5
     
    0.84
    133
    20. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    119
     
    7.83
    112
    21. Low Birth Weight
    6.92
    94
     
    16.19
    40
    22. Other Injuries
    6.88
    110
     
    15.89
    31
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    114
     
    7.27
    100
    24. HIV/AIDS
    6.14
    83
     
    12.77
    64
    25. Falls
    5.70
    84
     
    3.70
    122
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.32
    75
     
    51.18
    32
    27. Malnutrition
    4.24
    69
     
    4.74
    64
    28. Drownings
    4.20
    86
     
    12.36
    11
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    82
     
    1.50
    144
    30. Leukemia
    3.91
    92
     
    3.88
    93
    31. Tuberculosis
    3.34
    101
     
    72.15
    19
    32. Asthma
    3.17
    103
     
    23.65
    9
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    3.17
    133
     
    6.83
    73
    34. Birth Trauma
    2.99
    90
     
    13.65
    38
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.97
    157
     
    11.39
    22
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.97
    93
     
    9.47
    15
    37. Lymphomas
    2.70
    144
     
    7.78
    19
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.61
    69
     
    6.16
    48
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2.14
    169
     
    6.53
    27
    40. Epilepsy
    1.79
    89
     
    1.31
    123
    41. Meningitis
    1.47
    85
     
    4.85
    48
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.37
    145
     
    1.42
    142
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    101
     
    4.19
    10
    44. Skin Disease
    1.16
    115
     
    3.89
    44
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.10
    89
     
    0.93
    99
    46. Syphilis
    1.01
    57
     
    3.45
    21
    47. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    175
     
    19.68
    1
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.87
    141
     
    10.64
    4
    49. Appendicitis
    0.87
    71
     
    1.81
    17
    50. Uterin Cancer
    0.85
    164
     
    4.06
    33
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,185
    15.39
     
    5,973
    11.65
    2. Kidney Disease
    2,948
    10.84
     
    1,623
    3.17
    3. Stroke
    2,095
    7.71
     
    4,970
    9.70
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,699
    6.25
     
    2,807
    5.48
    5. Liver Disease
    1,541
    5.67
     
    1,184
    2.31
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,251
    4.60
     
    4,846
    9.45
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,097
    4.04
     
    293
    0.57
    8. Lung Disease
    922
    3.39
     
    1,435
    2.80
    9. Violence
    914
    3.36
     
    933
    1.82
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    907
    3.34
     
    1,284
    2.50
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    629
    2.31
     
    1,019
    1.99
    12. Suicide
    577
    2.12
     
    787
    1.54
    13. Hypertension
    572
    2.10
     
    719
    1.40
    14. Low Birth Weight
    473
    1.74
     
    1,820
    3.55
    15. Stomach Cancer
    469
    1.73
     
    256
    0.50
    16. Liver Cancer
    459
    1.69
     
    559
    1.09
    17. Cervical Cancer
    450
    1.66
     
    542
    1.06
    18. Alcohol
    432
    1.59
     
    46
    0.09
    19. Other Injuries
    375
    1.38
     
    1,017
    1.98
    20. Prostate Cancer
    364
    1.34
     
    217
    0.42
    21. HIV/AIDS
    346
    1.27
     
    872
    1.70
    22. Diarrhoeal diseases
    315
    1.16
     
    2,387
    4.66
    23. Lung Cancers
    307
    1.13
     
    291
    0.57
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    269
    0.99
     
    277
    0.54
    25. Falls
    256
    0.94
     
    173
    0.34
    26. Breast Cancer
    255
    0.94
     
    453
    0.88
    27. Drownings
    244
    0.90
     
    937
    1.83
    28. Malnutrition
    223
    0.82
     
    252
    0.49
    29. Leukemia
    210
    0.77
     
    216
    0.42
    30. Birth Trauma
    205
    0.75
     
    1,534
    2.99
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    174
    0.64
     
    58
    0.11
    32. Maternal Conditions
    167
    0.61
     
    452
    0.88
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    163
    0.60
     
    315
    0.61
    34. Tuberculosis
    152
    0.56
     
    3,008
    5.87
    35. Asthma
    145
    0.53
     
    831
    1.62
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    142
    0.52
     
    503
    0.98
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    127
    0.47
     
    377
    0.74
    38. Lymphomas
    123
    0.45
     
    307
    0.60
    39. Epilepsy
    99
    0.36
     
    90
    0.18
    40. Meningitis
    86
    0.32
     
    404
    0.79
    41. Syphilis
    69
    0.25
     
    371
    0.72
    42. Other Neoplasms
    66
    0.24
     
    64
    0.12
    43. Skin Cancers
    54
    0.20
     
    172
    0.34
    44. Ovary Cancer
    53
    0.19
     
    156
    0.30
    45. Skin Disease
    53
    0.19
     
    146
    0.28
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    45
    0.17
     
    27
    0.05
    47. Encephalitis
    43
    0.16
     
    164
    0.32
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    42
    0.15
     
    514
    1.00
    49. Appendicitis
    42
    0.15
     
    90
    0.18
    50. Oral Cancer
    41
    0.15
     
    773
    1.51
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Nicaragua NICARAGUA   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.50
    62
     
    19.37
    69
    2. Cervical Cancer
    17.89
    42
     
    21.83
    25
    3. Stomach Cancer
    10.92
    38
     
    7.08
    70
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.69
    34
     
    11.43
    28
    5. Breast Cancer
    10.45
    154
     
    19.04
    70
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    119
     
    7.83
    112
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    114
     
    7.27
    100
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.08
    82
     
    1.50
    144
    9. Leukemia
    3.91
    92
     
    3.88
    93
    10. Lymphomas
    2.70
    144
     
    7.78
    19
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.14
    169
     
    6.53
    27
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    101
     
    4.19
    10
    13. Oral Cancer
    0.90
    175
     
    19.68
    1
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.85
    164
     
    4.06
    33
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.81
    160
     
    2.80
    81
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.63
    173
     
    1.17
    145
     
     
     
    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.