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Samoa
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Samoa and Denmark 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.

Denmark
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Samoa Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    47.0
    53.6
    50.2
    101
    89
    95
     
    70.4
    74.0
    72.2
    4
    8
    4
    1970
    52.0
    58.6
    55.2
    105
    91
    96
     
    70.9
    75.9
    73.3
    3
    7
    4
    1980
    57.0
    63.6
    60.2
    112
    95
    104
     
    71.2
    77.2
    74.1
    13
    13
    12
    1990
    62.1
    68.7
    65.3
    110
    100
    109
     
    72.0
    77.7
    74.8
    24
    25
    26
    2000
    67.2
    73.7
    70.2
    92
    81
    92
     
    74.5
    79.2
    76.9
    25
    30
    27
    2010
    69.6
    76.1
    72.6
    93
    84
    92
     
    77.1
    81.3
    79.2
    25
    29
    28
    2016
    72.0
    78.4
    75.1
    76
    68
    76
     
    79.3
    83.2
    81.2
    21
    27
    23
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.0
    78.4
    76
    68
    79.3
    83.2
    21
    27
    Age 5
    73.5
    79.8
    73
    58
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 10
    73.6
    79.9
    72
    57
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 15
    73.7
    80.0
    72
    57
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 20
    73.9
    80.0
    74
    58
    79.7
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 25
    74.0
    80.1
    79
    58
    79.8
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 30
    74.2
    80.3
    83
    59
    79.9
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 35
    74.4
    80.4
    85
    62
    80.1
    83.7
    21
    27
    Age 40
    74.6
    80.6
    87
    64
    80.3
    83.8
    21
    28
    Age 45
    75.0
    80.9
    87
    64
    80.5
    84.0
    21
    29
    Age 50
    75.6
    81.3
    89
    61
    80.9
    84.2
    22
    30
    Age 55
    76.4
    81.9
    90
    59
    81.4
    84.6
    22
    30
    Age 60
    77.6
    82.6
    95
    59
    82.3
    85.2
    24
    30
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.7
    95
    60
    83.4
    86.0
    24
    28
    Age 70
    81.3
    85.0
    90
    62
    84.6
    86.9
    26
    29
    Age 75
    83.8
    86.8
    81
    58
    86.2
    88.1
    26
    31
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.9
    80
    55
    88.2
    89.7
    35
    35
    Age 85
    90.0
    91.7
    76
    46
    90.8
    92.0
    40
    35
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    114.69
    105
    38.60
    178
    2. Stroke
    71.26
    93
    23.86
    162
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    59.06
    24
    11.38
    145
    4. Kidney Disease
    35.52
    18
    3.99
    172
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.07
    88
    13.58
    140
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    28.25
    69
    24.57
    91
    7. Lung Disease
    23.07
    88
    29.41
    57
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.64
    91
    2.60
    176
    9. Hypertension
    14.14
    77
    3.76
    161
    10. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    3.86
    131
    11. Liver Disease
    10.18
    123
    7.83
    148
    12. Asthma
    9.69
    55
    0.55
    169
    13. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    23.13
    51
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.30
    42
    2.42
    164
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    7.82
    90
    3.35
    157
    16. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    20.51
    40
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    1.86
    159
    18. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    5.57
    90
    19. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    33.10
    9
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    17.00
    19
    21. Low Birth Weight
    7.00
    93
    3.52
    137
    22. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
    4.06
    127
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    6.10
    28
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.58
    79
    4.65
    93
    25. Suicide
    5.37
    145
    9.17
    89
    26. Skin Disease
    5.33
    22
    0.42
    153
    27. Other Injuries
    5.00
    138
    2.70
    179
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.78
    41
    0.50
    162
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.73
    81
    1.43
    124
    30. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    4.56
    47
    31. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    3.66
    79
    32. Violence
    3.77
    114
    0.72
    172
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    8.51
    16
    34. Drownings
    3.32
    99
    0.39
    180
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.11
    93
    1.90
    122
    36. Malnutrition
    2.81
    76
    0.10
    156
    37. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    3.31
    43
    38. Falls
    2.54
    151
    3.61
    124
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.12
    108
    0.68
    153
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    3.56
    12
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    1.76
    123
    3.38
    34
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    3.91
    52
    43. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    4.33
    21
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.19
    89
    0.06
    168
    45. Meningitis
    1.15
    87
    0.31
    147
    46. Leprosy
    0.99
    9
    0.00
    122
    47. Other Neoplasms
    0.90
    165
    2.40
    102
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.89
    138
    0.15
    172
    49. Fires
    0.89
    120
    0.62
    142
    50. Syphilis
    0.81
    55
    0.01
    166
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    162
    19.17
    5,439
    12.57
    2. Stroke
    100
    11.83
    3,447
    7.97
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    82
    9.70
    1,485
    3.43
    4. Kidney Disease
    50
    5.92
    593
    1.37
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    49
    5.80
    2,118
    4.90
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    40
    4.73
    4,100
    9.48
    7. Lung Disease
    32
    3.79
    4,085
    9.44
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    29
    3.43
    182
    0.42
    9. Hypertension
    20
    2.37
    557
    1.29
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    20
    2.37
    185
    0.43
    11. Low Birth Weight
    19
    2.25
    114
    0.26
    12. Stomach Cancer
    15
    1.78
    449
    1.04
    13. Liver Disease
    15
    1.78
    733
    1.69
    14. Asthma
    14
    1.66
    63
    0.15
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    12
    1.42
    266
    0.61
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10
    1.18
    2,154
    4.98
    17. Lung Cancers
    10
    1.18
    3,951
    9.13
    18. Lymphomas
    10
    1.18
    706
    1.63
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9
    1.07
    224
    0.52
    20. Suicide
    9
    1.07
    729
    1.69
    21. Liver Cancer
    8
    0.95
    466
    1.08
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    8
    0.95
    570
    1.32
    23. Skin Disease
    8
    0.95
    61
    0.14
    24. Other Injuries
    8
    0.95
    353
    0.82
    25. Breast Cancer
    7
    0.83
    1,315
    3.04
    26. Leukemia
    7
    0.83
    571
    1.32
    27. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.83
    82
    0.19
    28. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.71
    22
    0.05
    29. Oral Cancer
    6
    0.71
    392
    0.91
    30. Drownings
    6
    0.71
    31
    0.07
    31. Violence
    6
    0.71
    45
    0.10
    32. Malnutrition
    5
    0.59
    14
    0.03
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    5
    0.59
    1,026
    2.37
    34. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.59
    115
    0.27
    35. Prostate Cancer
    5
    0.59
    1,403
    3.24
    36. Ovary Cancer
    4
    0.47
    371
    0.86
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4
    0.47
    257
    0.59
    38. Falls
    4
    0.47
    518
    1.20
    39. Skin Cancers
    3
    0.36
    411
    0.95
    40. Syphilis
    2
    0.24
    1
    0.00
    41. Meningitis
    2
    0.24
    27
    0.06
    42. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.24
    3
    0.01
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    2
    0.24
    451
    1.04
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.24
    204
    0.47
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2
    0.24
    575
    1.33
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.24
    492
    1.14
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.12
    15
    0.03
    48. Pertussis
    1
    0.12
    0
    0.00
    49. Measles
    1
    0.12
    1
    0.00
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.12
    9
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Samoa SAMOA   Denmark DENMARK
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    10.66
    38
    3.86
    131
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.63
    142
    23.13
    51
    3. Breast Cancer
    7.50
    173
    20.51
    40
    4. Cervical Cancer
    7.34
    98
    1.86
    159
    5. Lymphomas
    7.19
    34
    5.57
    90
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.19
    119
    33.10
    9
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.16
    101
    17.00
    19
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.90
    82
    4.06
    127
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.65
    44
    6.10
    28
    10. Leukemia
    4.52
    50
    4.56
    47
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.14
    69
    3.66
    79
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.67
    89
    8.51
    16
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.74
    69
    3.31
    43
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.11
    59
    3.56
    12
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.71
    126
    3.91
    52
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.52
    131
    4.33
    21
    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.