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Switzerland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Switzerland 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
Switzerland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.7
    74.1
    71.3
    7
    6
    6
     
    37.4
    38.5
    37.9
    153
    155
    157
    1970
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
     
    40.1
    41.6
    40.8
    161
    161
    160
    1980
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
     
    43.9
    45.8
    44.8
    159
    162
    160
    1990
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
     
    47.3
    50.0
    48.6
    164
    166
    164
    2000
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
     
    42.6
    43.6
    43.1
    180
    182
    182
    2010
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
     
    51.7
    54.0
    52.9
    172
    174
    173
    2016
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
     
    61.4
    66.8
    64.2
    152
    146
    146
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    61.4
    66.8
    152
    146
    Age 5
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    65.5
    70.6
    156
    143
    Age 10
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    65.9
    71.0
    160
    144
    Age 15
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    66.3
    71.3
    160
    143
    Age 20
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    66.9
    71.8
    160
    143
    Age 25
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    67.4
    72.3
    162
    145
    Age 30
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    68.0
    72.9
    165
    143
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    68.8
    73.7
    168
    143
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    69.9
    74.7
    165
    138
    Age 45
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    71.4
    75.8
    160
    132
    Age 50
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    72.8
    76.6
    151
    129
    Age 55
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    74.4
    77.6
    140
    129
    Age 60
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    76.0
    78.5
    137
    133
    Age 65
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    77.8
    79.6
    141
    137
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    79.7
    81.1
    154
    144
    Age 75
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    82.1
    83.0
    166
    159
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    85.0
    85.6
    169
    166
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    88.4
    88.9
    170
    167
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.81
    167
    85.23
    136
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.17
    18
    18.82
    83
    3. Lung Cancers
    21.00
    55
    0.96
    181
    4. Stroke
    19.50
    182
    72.01
    112
    5. Prostate Cancer
    18.31
    73
    11.68
    122
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.99
    76
    9.50
    159
    7. Lung Disease
    15.22
    148
    22.87
    87
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.48
    63
    3.02
    169
    9. Suicide
    11.08
    75
    10.37
    85
    10. Falls
    10.27
    44
    16.50
    13
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.19
    166
    99.74
    31
    12. Hypertension
    8.76
    125
    30.19
    24
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    7.48
    34
    0.51
    175
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.25
    168
    28.95
    91
    15. Lymphomas
    5.79
    72
    7.27
    30
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.14
    171
    7.58
    152
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.04
    104
    4.75
    114
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.03
    68
    2.23
    167
    19. Liver Disease
    4.99
    164
    26.71
    44
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.47
    114
    1.93
    178
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    4.31
    10
    0.75
    123
    22. Leukemia
    4.05
    86
    0.57
    180
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    4.05
    152
    10.96
    48
    24. Stomach Cancer
    3.78
    135
    2.63
    162
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.71
    53
    4.24
    35
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.33
    52
    5.64
    7
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.15
    75
    25.16
    1
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.14
    134
    8.92
    55
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.09
    84
    2.57
    100
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.96
    27
    1.54
    86
    31. Other Injuries
    2.90
    179
    11.76
    57
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.82
    178
    43.10
    10
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    68
    0.89
    162
    34. Drug Use
    2.27
    48
    0.21
    179
    35. Low Birth Weight
    2.04
    155
    15.75
    41
    36. Alcohol
    1.74
    86
    1.32
    109
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.08
    179
    48.45
    2
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.00
    6
    0.08
    141
    39. Epilepsy
    0.98
    149
    4.53
    36
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.82
    147
    83.86
    15
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.76
    162
    8.31
    23
    42. Birth Trauma
    0.62
    154
    12.31
    42
    43. Asthma
    0.60
    170
    10.46
    60
    44. Schizophrenia
    0.59
    7
    0.10
    91
    45. Skin Disease
    0.57
    147
    5.17
    22
    46. Drownings
    0.55
    170
    4.35
    84
    47. Violence
    0.52
    180
    2.11
    140
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.40
    175
    3.17
    71
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.40
    138
    326.36
    3
    50. Anemia
    0.37
    90
    12.77
    11
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,436
    20.48
    5,986
    4.36
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7,141
    12.79
    1,249
    0.91
    3. Stroke
    3,661
    6.55
    5,080
    3.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,331
    5.96
    72
    0.05
    5. Lung Disease
    2,813
    5.04
    1,617
    1.18
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,945
    3.48
    239
    0.17
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,865
    3.34
    11,835
    8.62
    8. Falls
    1,865
    3.34
    1,388
    1.01
    9. Hypertension
    1,681
    3.01
    2,099
    1.53
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,516
    2.71
    405
    0.30
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1,491
    2.67
    336
    0.24
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,323
    2.37
    2,059
    1.50
    13. Suicide
    1,255
    2.25
    947
    0.69
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,243
    2.23
    42
    0.03
    15. Lymphomas
    992
    1.78
    926
    0.67
    16. Kidney Disease
    982
    1.76
    657
    0.48
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    889
    1.59
    411
    0.30
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    841
    1.51
    51
    0.04
    19. Liver Cancer
    718
    1.29
    224
    0.16
    20. Liver Disease
    701
    1.26
    2,079
    1.51
    21. Other Neoplasms
    653
    1.17
    387
    0.28
    22. Leukemia
    643
    1.15
    59
    0.04
    23. Stomach Cancer
    603
    1.08
    191
    0.14
    24. Bladder Cancer
    602
    1.08
    428
    0.31
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    500
    0.90
    1,899
    1.38
    26. Skin Cancers
    478
    0.86
    110
    0.08
    27. Oral Cancer
    467
    0.84
    222
    0.16
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    466
    0.83
    1,139
    0.83
    29. Ovary Cancer
    442
    0.79
    127
    0.09
    30. Other Injuries
    392
    0.70
    1,599
    1.16
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    297
    0.53
    5,884
    4.29
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    287
    0.51
    3,263
    2.38
    33. Uterin Cancer
    237
    0.42
    35
    0.03
    34. Alcohol
    234
    0.42
    120
    0.09
    35. Drug Use
    201
    0.36
    22
    0.02
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    149
    0.27
    9,093
    6.62
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    146
    0.26
    7
    0.01
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    138
    0.25
    617
    0.45
    39. Epilepsy
    129
    0.23
    612
    0.45
    40. Skin Disease
    106
    0.19
    458
    0.33
    41. Asthma
    104
    0.19
    837
    0.61
    42. Schizophrenia
    99
    0.18
    8
    0.01
    43. Low Birth Weight
    97
    0.17
    5,251
    3.83
    44. Cervical Cancer
    94
    0.17
    2,112
    1.54
    45. Anemia
    72
    0.13
    1,344
    0.98
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.13
    258
    0.19
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    70
    0.13
    25
    0.02
    48. Malnutrition
    57
    0.10
    3,058
    2.23
    49. Drownings
    56
    0.10
    728
    0.53
    50. Violence
    47
    0.08
    296
    0.22
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   Malawi MALAWI
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.00
    55
    0.96
    181
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.31
    73
    11.68
    122
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.99
    76
    9.50
    159
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.48
    63
    3.02
    169
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.48
    34
    0.51
    175
    6. Lymphomas
    5.79
    72
    7.27
    30
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.03
    68
    2.23
    167
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.47
    114
    1.93
    178
    9. Leukemia
    4.05
    86
    0.57
    180
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.78
    135
    2.63
    162
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.33
    52
    5.64
    7
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.15
    75
    25.16
    1
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.09
    84
    2.57
    100
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.96
    27
    1.54
    86
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    68
    0.89
    162
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.08
    179
    48.45
    2
    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.