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Compare Qatar and Japan 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
     
      Qatar QATAR   Japan JAPAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    83
    84
    83
     
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    75
    76
    77
     
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
    1980
    64.7
    68.9
    66.7
    62
    74
    71
     
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
    1990
    67.7
    72.3
    70.0
    56
    77
    64
     
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
    2000
    75.3
    77.8
    76.2
    17
    39
    31
     
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
    2010
    76.4
    79.2
    77.3
    28
    41
    34
     
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
    2016
    77.3
    79.9
    78.1
    30
    43
    37
     
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Japan JAPAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    77.3
    79.9
    30
    43
     
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    Age 5
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    44
     
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 10
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    45
     
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 15
    78.1
    80.6
    31
    45
     
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    Age 20
    78.3
    80.6
    30
    46
     
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    Age 25
    78.6
    80.7
    30
    48
     
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    Age 30
    78.8
    80.8
    31
    51
     
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    Age 35
    78.9
    80.8
    32
    53
     
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    Age 40
    79.1
    80.9
    32
    57
     
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    Age 45
    79.3
    81.0
    34
    61
     
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    Age 50
    79.5
    81.2
    36
    65
     
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    Age 55
    79.8
    81.5
    40
    72
     
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    Age 60
    80.4
    82.0
    47
    73
     
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.2
    49
    69
     
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    Age 70
    83.4
    84.7
    47
    67
     
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.5
    50
    66
     
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.8
    52
    59
     
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.6
    43
    50
     
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Japan JAPAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.08
    114
     
    40.59
    182
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    71.59
    22
     
    4.08
    180
    3. Stroke
    30.96
    162
     
    33.60
    157
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.69
    34
     
    7.22
    158
    5. Kidney Disease
    19.49
    66
     
    8.54
    137
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.92
    105
     
    3.04
    174
    7. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
     
    21.47
    52
    8. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
     
    10.58
    149
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.21
    160
     
    34.54
    90
    10. Liver Disease
    10.57
    122
     
    6.08
    154
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
     
    8.88
    43
    12. Violence
    8.39
    67
     
    0.26
    183
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
     
    15.62
    32
    14. Lung Disease
    7.87
    182
     
    12.17
    159
    15. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
     
    7.25
    149
    16. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
     
    4.79
    95
    17. Suicide
    5.74
    141
     
    15.53
    26
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    5.57
    133
     
    2.53
    174
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
     
    15.28
    19
    20. Other Injuries
    4.43
    155
     
    5.43
    138
    21. Falls
    4.33
    112
     
    2.44
    155
    22. Low Birth Weight
    4.08
    131
     
    0.40
    183
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    124
     
    2.88
    140
    24. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
     
    3.00
    123
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
     
    3.66
    119
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
     
    3.77
    55
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
     
    2.81
    143
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
     
    9.48
    6
    29. Drownings
    1.94
    127
     
    2.58
    110
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.90
    174
     
    2.53
    164
    31. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
     
    2.20
    79
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    1.67
    56
     
    2.02
    42
    33. Skin Disease
    1.64
    93
     
    0.46
    153
    34. Hypertension
    1.63
    181
     
    1.02
    183
    35. Fires
    1.39
    103
     
    0.52
    152
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
     
    2.44
    107
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.18
    137
     
    0.23
    180
    38. Tuberculosis
    1.15
    129
     
    0.85
    138
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
     
    2.18
    85
    40. Other Neoplasms
    0.80
    164
     
    3.48
    66
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.72
    164
     
    0.88
    156
    42. Epilepsy
    0.62
    176
     
    0.43
    183
    43. Asthma
    0.62
    169
     
    0.66
    166
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.56
    165
     
    0.63
    157
    45. Drug Use
    0.54
    151
     
    0.32
    169
    46. Encephalitis
    0.46
    115
     
    0.18
    163
    47. Meningitis
    0.43
    137
     
    0.11
    177
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.36
    101
     
    0.26
    121
    49. Alcohol
    0.32
    166
     
    0.25
    176
    50. Poisonings
    0.30
    157
     
    0.32
    154
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Qatar QATAR   Japan JAPAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    526
    17.42
     
    155,766
    14.51
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    315
    10.43
     
    14,933
    1.39
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    285
    9.44
     
    6,006
    0.56
    4. Violence
    181
    6.00
     
    390
    0.04
    5. Stroke
    172
    5.70
     
    130,159
    12.12
    6. Suicide
    143
    4.74
     
    24,871
    2.32
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    98
    3.25
     
    31,497
    2.93
    8. Kidney Disease
    95
    3.15
     
    35,771
    3.33
    9. Other Injuries
    84
    2.78
     
    18,918
    1.76
    10. Lung Cancers
    83
    2.75
     
    78,151
    7.28
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    82
    2.72
     
    2,400
    0.22
    12. Falls
    82
    2.72
     
    8,420
    0.78
    13. Liver Disease
    74
    2.45
     
    17,561
    1.64
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    2.22
     
    145,866
    13.58
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    67
    2.22
     
    54,432
    5.07
    16. Low Birth Weight
    61
    2.02
     
    238
    0.02
    17. Lymphomas
    55
    1.82
     
    17,378
    1.62
    18. Liver Cancer
    53
    1.76
     
    32,389
    3.02
    19. Leukemia
    47
    1.56
     
    8,904
    0.83
    20. Drownings
    44
    1.46
     
    8,248
    0.77
    21. Breast Cancer
    39
    1.29
     
    14,202
    1.32
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    38
    1.26
     
    10,502
    0.98
    23. Stomach Cancer
    36
    1.19
     
    54,504
    5.08
    24. Lung Disease
    36
    1.19
     
    51,264
    4.77
    25. Fires
    24
    0.79
     
    1,337
    0.12
    26. Birth Trauma
    18
    0.60
     
    136
    0.01
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    17
    0.56
     
    33,204
    3.09
    28. Prostate Cancer
    17
    0.56
     
    12,884
    1.20
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    17
    0.56
     
    7,933
    0.74
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.50
     
    12,527
    1.17
    31. Epilepsy
    12
    0.40
     
    1,001
    0.09
    32. Oral Cancer
    11
    0.36
     
    8,021
    0.75
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.33
     
    5,042
    0.47
    34. Bladder Cancer
    9
    0.30
     
    8,755
    0.82
    35. Hypertension
    9
    0.30
     
    4,234
    0.39
    36. Drug Use
    8
    0.26
     
    600
    0.06
    37. Skin Disease
    8
    0.26
     
    1,825
    0.17
    38. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.23
     
    3,577
    0.33
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.23
     
    8,787
    0.82
    40. Poisonings
    6
    0.20
     
    594
    0.06
    41. Meningitis
    5
    0.17
     
    321
    0.03
    42. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.17
     
    3,851
    0.36
    43. Other Neoplasms
    5
    0.17
     
    12,514
    1.17
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5
    0.17
     
    2,683
    0.25
    45. Asthma
    5
    0.17
     
    2,486
    0.23
    46. HIV/AIDS
    4
    0.13
     
    38
    0.00
    47. Encephalitis
    4
    0.13
     
    421
    0.04
    48. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.13
     
    737
    0.07
    49. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.13
     
    52
    0.00
    50. Alcohol
    4
    0.13
     
    497
    0.05
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Qatar QATAR   Japan JAPAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
     
    21.47
    52
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
     
    10.58
    149
    3. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
     
    8.88
    43
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
     
    15.62
    32
    5. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
     
    7.25
    149
    6. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
     
    4.79
    95
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
     
    15.28
    19
    8. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
     
    3.00
    123
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
     
    3.66
    119
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
     
    3.77
    55
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
     
    2.81
    143
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
     
    9.48
    6
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
     
    2.20
    79
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
     
    2.44
    107
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
     
    2.18
    85
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.29
    179
     
    0.53
    158
     
     
     
    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.