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Switzerland
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Switzerland and New Guinea 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.

New Guinea
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 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 No Macedonia 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   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    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
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61.81
    167
    159.17
    40
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.17
    18
    11.47
    142
    3. Lung Cancers
    21.00
    55
    7.83
    112
    4. Stroke
    19.50
    182
    138.34
    24
    5. Prostate Cancer
    18.31
    73
    19.37
    69
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.99
    76
    19.04
    70
    7. Lung Disease
    15.22
    148
    43.02
    19
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.48
    63
    7.27
    100
    9. Suicide
    11.08
    75
    11.83
    65
    10. Falls
    10.27
    44
    3.70
    122
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.19
    166
    91.01
    38
    12. Hypertension
    8.76
    125
    20.90
    51
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    7.48
    34
    1.50
    144
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.25
    168
    77.66
    19
    15. Lymphomas
    5.79
    72
    7.78
    19
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.14
    171
    43.15
    10
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.04
    104
    11.39
    22
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.03
    68
    6.53
    27
    19. Liver Disease
    4.99
    164
    26.33
    46
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.47
    114
    11.43
    28
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    4.31
    10
    0.93
    99
    22. Leukemia
    4.05
    86
    3.88
    93
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    4.05
    152
    9.71
    69
    24. Stomach Cancer
    3.78
    135
    7.08
    70
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.71
    53
    1.42
    142
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.33
    52
    1.17
    145
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.15
    75
    2.80
    81
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.14
    134
    6.83
    73
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.09
    84
    19.68
    1
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.96
    27
    4.19
    10
    31. Other Injuries
    2.90
    179
    15.89
    31
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.82
    178
    20.89
    76
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    68
    4.06
    33
    34. Drug Use
    2.27
    48
    0.23
    177
    35. Low Birth Weight
    2.04
    155
    16.19
    40
    36. Alcohol
    1.74
    86
    0.84
    133
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.08
    179
    21.83
    25
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.00
    6
    0.06
    169
    39. Epilepsy
    0.98
    149
    1.31
    123
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.82
    147
    51.18
    32
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.76
    162
    9.47
    15
    42. Birth Trauma
    0.62
    154
    13.65
    38
    43. Asthma
    0.60
    170
    23.65
    9
    44. Schizophrenia
    0.59
    7
    0.02
    171
    45. Skin Disease
    0.57
    147
    3.89
    44
    46. Drownings
    0.55
    170
    12.36
    11
    47. Violence
    0.52
    180
    12.99
    31
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.40
    175
    10.64
    4
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.40
    138
    12.77
    64
    50. Anemia
    0.37
    90
    2.77
    35
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,436
    20.48
    5,973
    11.65
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7,141
    12.79
    293
    0.57
    3. Stroke
    3,661
    6.55
    4,970
    9.70
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,331
    5.96
    291
    0.57
    5. Lung Disease
    2,813
    5.04
    1,435
    2.80
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,945
    3.48
    277
    0.54
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,865
    3.34
    4,846
    9.45
    8. Falls
    1,865
    3.34
    173
    0.34
    9. Hypertension
    1,681
    3.01
    719
    1.40
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,516
    2.71
    453
    0.88
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1,491
    2.67
    217
    0.42
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,323
    2.37
    2,807
    5.48
    13. Suicide
    1,255
    2.25
    787
    1.54
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,243
    2.23
    58
    0.11
    15. Lymphomas
    992
    1.78
    307
    0.60
    16. Kidney Disease
    982
    1.76
    1,623
    3.17
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    889
    1.59
    503
    0.98
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    841
    1.51
    27
    0.05
    19. Liver Cancer
    718
    1.29
    559
    1.09
    20. Liver Disease
    701
    1.26
    1,184
    2.31
    21. Other Neoplasms
    653
    1.17
    64
    0.12
    22. Leukemia
    643
    1.15
    216
    0.42
    23. Stomach Cancer
    603
    1.08
    256
    0.50
    24. Bladder Cancer
    602
    1.08
    41
    0.08
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    500
    0.90
    105
    0.20
    26. Skin Cancers
    478
    0.86
    172
    0.34
    27. Oral Cancer
    467
    0.84
    773
    1.51
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    466
    0.83
    315
    0.61
    29. Ovary Cancer
    442
    0.79
    156
    0.30
    30. Other Injuries
    392
    0.70
    1,017
    1.98
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    297
    0.53
    1,284
    2.50
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    287
    0.51
    1,019
    1.99
    33. Uterin Cancer
    237
    0.42
    88
    0.17
    34. Alcohol
    234
    0.42
    46
    0.09
    35. Drug Use
    201
    0.36
    13
    0.03
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    149
    0.27
    2,387
    4.66
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    146
    0.26
    3
    0.01
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    138
    0.25
    377
    0.74
    39. Epilepsy
    129
    0.23
    90
    0.18
    40. Skin Disease
    106
    0.19
    146
    0.28
    41. Asthma
    104
    0.19
    831
    1.62
    42. Schizophrenia
    99
    0.18
    1
    0.00
    43. Low Birth Weight
    97
    0.17
    1,820
    3.55
    44. Cervical Cancer
    94
    0.17
    542
    1.06
    45. Anemia
    72
    0.13
    134
    0.26
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.13
    514
    1.00
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    70
    0.13
    5
    0.01
    48. Malnutrition
    57
    0.10
    252
    0.49
    49. Drownings
    56
    0.10
    937
    1.83
    50. Violence
    47
    0.08
    933
    1.82
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Switzerland SWITZERLAND   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.00
    55
    7.83
    112
    2. Prostate Cancer
    18.31
    73
    19.37
    69
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.99
    76
    19.04
    70
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.48
    63
    7.27
    100
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.48
    34
    1.50
    144
    6. Lymphomas
    5.79
    72
    7.78
    19
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.03
    68
    6.53
    27
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.47
    114
    11.43
    28
    9. Leukemia
    4.05
    86
    3.88
    93
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.78
    135
    7.08
    70
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.33
    52
    1.17
    145
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.15
    75
    2.80
    81
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.09
    84
    19.68
    1
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.96
    27
    4.19
    10
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.72
    68
    4.06
    33
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.08
    179
    21.83
    25
    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.