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Compare Slovenia and South Africa 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
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.7
    71.4
    68.5
    28
    27
    30
     
    47.4
    51.0
    49.2
    100
    96
    98
    1970
    65.8
    73.1
    69.4
    38
    30
    35
     
    50.4
    55.8
    53.0
    118
    101
    107
    1980
    66.1
    74.7
    70.3
    50
    32
    42
     
    53.9
    60.6
    57.2
    125
    112
    119
    1990
    69.4
    77.3
    73.3
    41
    28
    35
     
    57.9
    65.4
    61.6
    130
    118
    123
    2000
    72.2
    79.7
    76.0
    39
    26
    32
     
    54.6
    60.1
    57.3
    148
    140
    146
    2010
    76.2
    82.7
    79.5
    29
    21
    26
     
    55.5
    60.3
    58.0
    165
    154
    159
    2016
    78.0
    83.7
    80.9
    29
    19
    27
     
    60.2
    67.0
    63.6
    159
    144
    153
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.0
    83.7
    29
    19
     
    60.2
    67.0
    159
    144
    Age 5
    78.3
    83.9
    29
    19
     
    63.1
    69.7
    172
    151
    Age 10
    78.3
    84.0
    29
    19
     
    63.4
    69.9
    172
    153
    Age 15
    78.3
    84.0
    29
    20
     
    63.7
    70.2
    173
    153
    Age 20
    78.5
    84.0
    29
    20
     
    64.1
    70.5
    175
    155
    Age 25
    78.6
    84.1
    29
    19
     
    64.6
    71.0
    177
    155
    Age 30
    78.8
    84.2
    30
    20
     
    65.3
    71.8
    177
    154
    Age 35
    79.0
    84.3
    30
    20
     
    66.3
    72.8
    177
    153
    Age 40
    79.2
    84.4
    31
    20
     
    67.6
    74.1
    178
    146
    Age 45
    79.5
    84.5
    31
    20
     
    69.0
    75.3
    179
    141
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.8
    30
    18
     
    70.4
    76.4
    179
    133
    Age 55
    80.6
    85.1
    32
    19
     
    72.1
    77.5
    180
    131
    Age 60
    81.5
    85.6
    31
    20
     
    74.0
    78.8
    181
    123
    Age 65
    82.7
    86.3
    32
    21
     
    76.3
    80.4
    180
    117
    Age 70
    84.2
    87.2
    34
    22
     
    79.0
    82.3
    174
    105
    Age 75
    86.0
    88.2
    35
    28
     
    82.1
    84.6
    164
    103
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.6
    42
    39
     
    85.5
    87.2
    141
    100
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.6
    47
    51
     
    89.2
    90.4
    122
    93
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.67
    134
     
    114.02
    95
    2. Stroke
    41.68
    146
     
    93.76
    78
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.87
    14
     
    20.75
    57
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.48
    53
     
    35.07
    21
    5. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    49
     
    20.75
    51
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.23
    9
     
    10.45
    72
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.28
    146
     
    86.33
    46
    8. Suicide
    15.22
    28
     
    12.13
    60
    9. Liver Disease
    12.31
    109
     
    12.56
    106
    10. Lung Disease
    11.89
    161
     
    44.30
    16
    11. Falls
    10.65
    43
     
    3.09
    137
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    17
     
    6.04
    51
    13. Stomach Cancer
    8.59
    56
     
    4.69
    113
    14. Hypertension
    8.38
    129
     
    30.73
    23
    15. Lymphomas
    8.32
    12
     
    8.06
    15
    16. Ovary Cancer
    7.40
    13
     
    5.65
    48
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.34
    167
     
    86.02
    13
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.32
    61
     
    14.65
    12
    19. Liver Cancer
    6.03
    78
     
    5.60
    87
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.75
    157
     
    22.46
    68
    21. Other Injuries
    5.46
    135
     
    6.58
    114
    22. Kidney Disease
    5.44
    167
     
    25.47
    38
    23. Leukemia
    4.66
    45
     
    3.76
    101
    24. Skin Cancers
    4.20
    9
     
    4.48
    4
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.18
    63
     
    3.92
    69
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.03
    34
     
    2.31
    82
    27. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    35
     
    2.27
    77
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.88
    169
     
    13.28
    133
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.47
    136
     
    20.99
    32
    30. Alcohol
    3.17
    30
     
    1.39
    105
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.44
    151
     
    11.62
    36
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.33
    94
     
    10.53
    15
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    1.80
    179
     
    7.65
    106
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.73
    160
     
    8.45
    82
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.72
    51
     
    1.72
    52
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.66
    101
     
    3.70
    62
    37. Drug Use
    1.46
    80
     
    1.61
    68
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.12
    156
     
    2.61
    95
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.10
    148
     
    4.24
    72
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    12
     
    0.15
    84
    41. Epilepsy
    0.84
    155
     
    8.73
    6
    42. Drownings
    0.72
    164
     
    3.49
    97
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.61
    28
     
    0.95
    5
    44. Asthma
    0.58
    173
     
    13.61
    38
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.51
    148
     
    59.33
    24
    46. Violence
    0.48
    181
     
    25.69
    14
    47. Fires
    0.36
    165
     
    4.91
    45
    48. Skin Disease
    0.34
    160
     
    5.13
    23
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.31
    177
     
    4.92
    79
    50. Poisonings
    0.29
    158
     
    1.27
    70
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,042
    23.91
     
    40,729
    8.12
    2. Stroke
    2,008
    11.88
     
    32,958
    6.57
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,250
    7.39
     
    7,881
    1.57
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    834
    4.93
     
    3,930
    0.78
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    749
    4.43
     
    35,331
    7.04
    6. Lung Disease
    570
    3.37
     
    15,479
    3.09
    7. Falls
    497
    2.94
     
    1,171
    0.23
    8. Breast Cancer
    458
    2.71
     
    4,936
    0.98
    9. Liver Disease
    444
    2.63
     
    5,084
    1.01
    10. Suicide
    442
    2.61
     
    5,854
    1.17
    11. Prostate Cancer
    437
    2.58
     
    4,151
    0.83
    12. Hypertension
    423
    2.50
     
    10,994
    2.19
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    376
    2.22
     
    2,256
    0.45
    14. Lymphomas
    372
    2.20
     
    3,508
    0.70
    15. Stomach Cancer
    367
    2.17
     
    1,794
    0.36
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    338
    2.00
     
    31,831
    6.35
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    335
    1.98
     
    5,755
    1.15
    18. Kidney Disease
    269
    1.59
     
    9,527
    1.90
    19. Liver Cancer
    259
    1.53
     
    2,217
    0.44
    20. Leukemia
    205
    1.21
     
    1,555
    0.31
    21. Other Injuries
    202
    1.19
     
    3,235
    0.65
    22. Bladder Cancer
    192
    1.14
     
    825
    0.16
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    188
    1.11
     
    4,435
    0.88
    24. Skin Cancers
    173
    1.02
     
    1,659
    0.33
    25. Oral Cancer
    156
    0.92
     
    1,569
    0.31
    26. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.90
     
    1,332
    0.27
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    135
    0.80
     
    11,632
    2.32
    28. Alcohol
    102
    0.60
     
    593
    0.12
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    93
    0.55
     
    3,992
    0.80
    30. Uterin Cancer
    93
    0.55
     
    531
    0.11
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    85
    0.50
     
    583
    0.12
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    82
    0.49
     
    1,438
    0.29
    33. Cervical Cancer
    80
    0.47
     
    5,054
    1.01
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    79
    0.47
     
    5,210
    1.04
    35. Other Neoplasms
    51
    0.30
     
    1,041
    0.21
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    50
    0.30
     
    1,544
    0.31
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    35
    0.21
     
    62
    0.01
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    31
    0.18
     
    4,379
    0.87
    39. Drug Use
    28
    0.17
     
    773
    0.15
    40. Asthma
    28
    0.17
     
    5,188
    1.03
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    28
    0.17
     
    351
    0.07
    42. Epilepsy
    26
    0.15
     
    3,982
    0.79
    43. Low Birth Weight
    22
    0.13
     
    5,119
    1.02
    44. Drownings
    21
    0.12
     
    1,775
    0.35
    45. Tuberculosis
    16
    0.09
     
    25,264
    5.04
    46. Skin Disease
    15
    0.09
     
    1,970
    0.39
    47. Violence
    12
    0.07
     
    14,288
    2.85
    48. Fires
    11
    0.07
     
    2,256
    0.45
    49. Poisonings
    8
    0.05
     
    656
    0.13
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.04
     
    12,761
    2.54
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   South Africa SOUTH AFRICA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.87
    14
     
    20.75
    57
    2. Prostate Cancer
    22.48
    53
     
    35.07
    21
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    49
     
    20.75
    51
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.23
    9
     
    10.45
    72
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    17
     
    6.04
    51
    6. Stomach Cancer
    8.59
    56
     
    4.69
    113
    7. Lymphomas
    8.32
    12
     
    8.06
    15
    8. Ovary Cancer
    7.40
    13
     
    5.65
    48
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.03
    78
     
    5.60
    87
    10. Leukemia
    4.66
    45
     
    3.76
    101
    11. Skin Cancers
    4.20
    9
     
    4.48
    4
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.18
    63
     
    3.92
    69
    13. Uterin Cancer
    4.03
    34
     
    2.31
    82
    14. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    35
     
    2.27
    77
    15. Cervical Cancer
    3.47
    136
     
    20.99
    32
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.33
    94
     
    10.53
    15
     
     
     
    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.