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Norway
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 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

Compare Norway and Panama 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.

Panama
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
Norway Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
     
    59.9
    62.0
    60.9
    58
    61
    60
    1970
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
     
    64.2
    67.0
    65.6
    52
    60
    57
    1980
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
     
    67.8
    72.4
    70.1
    37
    54
    47
    1990
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
     
    69.8
    75.2
    72.5
    40
    46
    39
    2000
    75.7
    81.3
    78.5
    12
    10
    12
     
    73.2
    78.4
    75.7
    33
    34
    34
    2010
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
     
    73.5
    79.8
    76.5
    43
    37
    38
    2016
    80.6
    84.3
    82.5
    7
    12
    10
     
    75.0
    81.2
    78.0
    42
    36
    38
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.3
    7
    12
    75.0
    81.2
    42
    36
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.5
    8
    12
    76.4
    82.4
    40
    32
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.5
    9
    13
    76.5
    82.5
    39
    32
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.5
    10
    13
    76.7
    82.7
    39
    31
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.6
    9
    13
    77.2
    82.8
    38
    31
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.6
    8
    12
    77.8
    83.0
    35
    31
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.7
    8
    13
    78.4
    83.2
    34
    31
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.8
    8
    13
    79.0
    83.5
    31
    31
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.9
    8
    13
    79.5
    83.7
    29
    29
    Age 45
    81.9
    85.1
    7
    13
    80.0
    84.0
    27
    28
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.3
    7
    13
    80.6
    84.5
    26
    26
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.6
    8
    14
    81.4
    85.0
    23
    22
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.1
    9
    15
    82.3
    85.6
    22
    19
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.7
    12
    15
    83.6
    86.5
    17
    18
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.5
    14
    16
    85.3
    87.7
    9
    13
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.5
    19
    18
    87.2
    88.9
    5
    9
    Age 80
    88.4
    90.0
    27
    25
    89.5
    90.6
    2
    5
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.9
    36
    38
    92.3
    93.0
    2
    5
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62.16
    165
    72.53
    154
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.58
    21
    5.60
    161
    3. Stroke
    28.44
    165
    43.56
    145
    4. Lung Disease
    26.13
    65
    24.25
    76
    5. Prostate Cancer
    25.45
    42
    23.26
    47
    6. Lung Cancers
    25.21
    34
    8.79
    104
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.62
    134
    24.46
    111
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.85
    10
    9.86
    75
    9. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    101
    15.14
    113
    10. Suicide
    9.45
    98
    5.55
    143
    11. Other Injuries
    8.34
    89
    3.96
    164
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.24
    24
    3.77
    87
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.64
    165
    36.02
    67
    14. Ovary Cancer
    6.89
    19
    3.35
    133
    15. Drug Use
    6.67
    6
    0.79
    129
    16. Lymphomas
    6.52
    51
    4.71
    98
    17. Falls
    5.31
    88
    4.61
    105
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.17
    170
    16.85
    80
    19. Skin Cancers
    4.72
    3
    1.03
    120
    20. Leukemia
    4.13
    82
    5.06
    29
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    130
    10.89
    39
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.86
    119
    6.53
    77
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    3.85
    16
    2.59
    35
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    42
    1.08
    150
    25. Alcohol
    3.36
    26
    0.76
    138
    26. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    57
    3.15
    49
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.93
    176
    10.84
    121
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.87
    167
    9.30
    76
    29. Hypertension
    2.76
    171
    9.14
    119
    30. Liver Disease
    2.75
    176
    9.25
    133
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2.72
    89
    4.05
    42
    32. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    170
    4.46
    115
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    86
    1.45
    134
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.52
    165
    6.09
    77
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.46
    148
    10.09
    78
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.66
    129
    0.71
    165
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    149
    1.72
    140
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.55
    128
    4.53
    79
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.44
    2
    0.24
    61
    40. Epilepsy
    1.42
    115
    1.76
    92
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    117
    3.11
    55
    42. Malnutrition
    0.94
    107
    3.59
    72
    43. Asthma
    0.93
    149
    2.09
    114
    44. Drownings
    0.86
    159
    4.19
    87
    45. Low Birth Weight
    0.83
    179
    5.70
    110
    46. Poisonings
    0.75
    95
    0.63
    107
    47. Violence
    0.69
    178
    18.62
    20
    48. Fires
    0.68
    138
    0.57
    149
    49. Anemia
    0.59
    75
    1.35
    57
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.50
    168
    0.48
    169
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    6,106
    17.94
    2,707
    15.73
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,373
    9.91
    210
    1.22
    3. Stroke
    2,838
    8.34
    1,631
    9.48
    4. Lung Disease
    2,606
    7.66
    912
    5.30
    5. Lung Cancers
    2,319
    6.82
    324
    1.88
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,979
    5.82
    938
    5.45
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,773
    5.21
    366
    2.13
    8. Prostate Cancer
    1,139
    3.35
    404
    2.35
    9. Other Injuries
    803
    2.36
    154
    0.89
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    760
    2.23
    139
    0.81
    11. Breast Cancer
    732
    2.15
    292
    1.70
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    716
    2.10
    1,336
    7.76
    13. Lymphomas
    624
    1.83
    176
    1.02
    14. Suicide
    570
    1.68
    216
    1.26
    15. Kidney Disease
    524
    1.54
    631
    3.67
    16. Falls
    509
    1.50
    175
    1.02
    17. Skin Cancers
    411
    1.21
    39
    0.23
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    396
    1.16
    97
    0.56
    19. Leukemia
    365
    1.07
    195
    1.13
    20. Bladder Cancer
    360
    1.06
    40
    0.23
    21. Drug Use
    359
    1.06
    31
    0.18
    22. Stomach Cancer
    355
    1.04
    406
    2.36
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    340
    1.00
    248
    1.44
    24. Ovary Cancer
    319
    0.94
    65
    0.38
    25. Hypertension
    276
    0.81
    341
    1.98
    26. Other Neoplasms
    272
    0.80
    152
    0.88
    27. Alcohol
    248
    0.73
    28
    0.16
    28. Liver Cancer
    235
    0.69
    166
    0.96
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    234
    0.69
    53
    0.31
    30. Liver Disease
    217
    0.64
    342
    1.99
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    216
    0.63
    230
    1.34
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    173
    0.51
    420
    2.44
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    162
    0.48
    26
    0.15
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    156
    0.46
    178
    1.03
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    145
    0.43
    384
    2.23
    36. Oral Cancer
    143
    0.42
    64
    0.37
    37. Uterin Cancer
    140
    0.41
    61
    0.35
    38. Cervical Cancer
    117
    0.34
    195
    1.13
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    117
    0.34
    9
    0.05
    40. Skin Disease
    113
    0.33
    117
    0.68
    41. Epilepsy
    100
    0.29
    67
    0.39
    42. Malnutrition
    97
    0.29
    140
    0.81
    43. Asthma
    88
    0.26
    80
    0.46
    44. Anemia
    60
    0.18
    51
    0.30
    45. Drownings
    59
    0.17
    163
    0.95
    46. Poisonings
    58
    0.17
    24
    0.14
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    48
    0.14
    18
    0.10
    48. Fires
    48
    0.14
    22
    0.13
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    46
    0.14
    8
    0.05
    50. Violence
    38
    0.11
    733
    4.26
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Panama PANAMA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    25.45
    42
    23.26
    47
    2. Lung Cancers
    25.21
    34
    8.79
    104
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.85
    10
    9.86
    75
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.03
    101
    15.14
    113
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.24
    24
    3.77
    87
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.89
    19
    3.35
    133
    7. Lymphomas
    6.52
    51
    4.71
    98
    8. Skin Cancers
    4.72
    3
    1.03
    120
    9. Leukemia
    4.13
    82
    5.06
    29
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    130
    10.89
    39
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.64
    42
    1.08
    150
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    57
    3.15
    49
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.69
    170
    4.46
    115
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    86
    1.45
    134
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.46
    148
    10.09
    78
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.59
    149
    1.72
    140
    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.