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Sweden
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 Sweden and Malawi 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.

Malawi
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
Sweden Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    71.2
    74.9
    73.0
    3
    3
    3
     
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
    1970
    72.2
    77.2
    74.6
    1
    2
    1
     
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
    1980
    72.8
    78.9
    75.7
    2
    3
    3
     
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
    1990
    74.8
    80.4
    77.5
    4
    6
    2
     
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
    2000
    77.3
    81.9
    79.6
    3
    7
    4
     
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
    2010
    79.5
    83.5
    81.5
    6
    11
    9
     
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
    2016
    80.6
    84.1
    82.4
    8
    16
    13
     
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.1
    8
    16
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.3
    9
    17
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.3
    8
    17
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.4
    9
    17
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.4
    10
    17
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.5
    10
    17
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.6
    9
    17
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.7
    7
    17
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.8
    7
    17
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    Age 45
    81.9
    84.9
    8
    17
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.1
    8
    17
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.4
    9
    17
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    Age 60
    83.2
    85.8
    12
    17
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.5
    13
    19
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    13
    19
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.4
    16
    22
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.9
    23
    29
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    38
    42
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    75.30
    149
    85.23
    136
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.37
    17
    18.82
    83
    3. Stroke
    27.52
    167
    72.01
    112
    4. Prostate Cancer
    24.17
    45
    11.68
    122
    5. Lung Cancers
    17.97
    67
    0.96
    181
    6. Lung Disease
    16.74
    142
    22.87
    87
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.32
    96
    9.50
    159
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.57
    144
    99.74
    31
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    36
    3.02
    169
    10. Suicide
    12.99
    42
    10.37
    85
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.60
    157
    28.95
    91
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.98
    15
    0.51
    175
    13. Lymphomas
    6.20
    58
    7.27
    30
    14. Other Injuries
    6.15
    125
    11.76
    57
    15. Hypertension
    6.07
    145
    30.19
    24
    16. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    2.23
    167
    17. Falls
    5.05
    95
    16.50
    13
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.89
    23
    4.24
    35
    19. Kidney Disease
    4.58
    177
    7.58
    152
    20. Liver Disease
    4.41
    168
    26.71
    44
    21. Leukemia
    4.20
    73
    0.57
    180
    22. Uterin Cancer
    3.62
    36
    0.89
    162
    23. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    145
    1.93
    178
    24. Skin Cancers
    3.45
    18
    1.54
    86
    25. Drug Use
    3.36
    27
    0.21
    179
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    50
    5.64
    7
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    147
    2.63
    162
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.10
    136
    8.92
    55
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.04
    154
    4.75
    114
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    2.75
    33
    0.75
    123
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    2.73
    173
    10.96
    48
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.49
    182
    43.10
    10
    33. Alcohol
    2.45
    51
    1.32
    109
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.42
    92
    25.16
    1
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    149
    48.45
    2
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    133
    2.57
    100
    37. Violence
    1.35
    153
    2.11
    140
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.34
    142
    8.31
    23
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.10
    142
    83.86
    15
    40. Low Birth Weight
    0.85
    178
    15.75
    41
    41. Epilepsy
    0.83
    156
    4.53
    36
    42. Skin Disease
    0.82
    132
    5.17
    22
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.81
    18
    0.08
    141
    44. Drownings
    0.81
    161
    4.35
    84
    45. Asthma
    0.71
    160
    10.46
    60
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.60
    156
    12.31
    42
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    161
    3.17
    71
    48. Anemia
    0.59
    74
    12.77
    11
    49. Fires
    0.49
    153
    6.54
    28
    50. Poisonings
    0.47
    124
    2.66
    33
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    17,223
    22.75
    5,986
    4.36
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,933
    11.80
    1,249
    0.91
    3. Stroke
    6,410
    8.47
    5,080
    3.70
    4. Lung Disease
    3,917
    5.17
    1,617
    1.18
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,731
    4.93
    72
    0.05
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,589
    4.74
    11,835
    8.62
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,133
    4.14
    239
    0.17
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,574
    3.40
    336
    0.24
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,106
    2.78
    2,059
    1.50
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1,870
    2.47
    42
    0.03
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,641
    2.17
    405
    0.30
    12. Suicide
    1,502
    1.98
    947
    0.69
    13. Hypertension
    1,467
    1.94
    2,099
    1.53
    14. Lymphomas
    1,344
    1.78
    926
    0.67
    15. Other Injuries
    1,338
    1.77
    1,599
    1.16
    16. Falls
    1,094
    1.45
    1,388
    1.01
    17. Kidney Disease
    1,086
    1.43
    657
    0.48
    18. Other Neoplasms
    1,070
    1.41
    387
    0.28
    19. Leukemia
    849
    1.12
    59
    0.04
    20. Bladder Cancer
    752
    0.99
    428
    0.31
    21. Liver Disease
    737
    0.97
    2,079
    1.51
    22. Liver Cancer
    712
    0.94
    224
    0.16
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    672
    0.89
    51
    0.04
    24. Skin Cancers
    655
    0.87
    110
    0.08
    25. Stomach Cancer
    635
    0.84
    191
    0.14
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    604
    0.80
    1,139
    0.83
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    563
    0.74
    411
    0.30
    28. Ovary Cancer
    536
    0.71
    127
    0.09
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    490
    0.65
    1,899
    1.38
    30. Oral Cancer
    375
    0.50
    222
    0.16
    31. Uterin Cancer
    367
    0.48
    35
    0.03
    32. Alcohol
    345
    0.46
    120
    0.09
    33. Drug Use
    327
    0.43
    22
    0.02
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    293
    0.39
    617
    0.45
    35. Road Traffic Accidents
    280
    0.37
    5,884
    4.29
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    257
    0.34
    9,093
    6.62
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    250
    0.33
    3,263
    2.38
    38. Cervical Cancer
    231
    0.31
    2,112
    1.54
    39. Skin Disease
    193
    0.25
    458
    0.33
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    155
    0.20
    7
    0.01
    41. Asthma
    153
    0.20
    837
    0.61
    42. Anemia
    145
    0.19
    1,344
    0.98
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    125
    0.17
    258
    0.19
    44. Violence
    121
    0.16
    296
    0.22
    45. Epilepsy
    109
    0.14
    612
    0.45
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    104
    0.14
    25
    0.02
    47. Drownings
    103
    0.14
    728
    0.53
    48. Malnutrition
    86
    0.11
    3,058
    2.23
    49. Fires
    80
    0.11
    757
    0.55
    50. Poisonings
    63
    0.08
    457
    0.33
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Malawi MALAWI
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.17
    45
    11.68
    122
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.97
    67
    0.96
    181
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.32
    96
    9.50
    159
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    36
    3.02
    169
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.98
    15
    0.51
    175
    6. Lymphomas
    6.20
    58
    7.27
    30
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    2.23
    167
    8. Leukemia
    4.20
    73
    0.57
    180
    9. Uterin Cancer
    3.62
    36
    0.89
    162
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    145
    1.93
    178
    11. Skin Cancers
    3.45
    18
    1.54
    86
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    50
    5.64
    7
    13. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    147
    2.63
    162
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.42
    92
    25.16
    1
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    149
    48.45
    2
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    133
    2.57
    100
    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.