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Compare United States and Fiji 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
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Fiji FIJI
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
     
    54.0
    58.2
    56.0
    75
    74
    74
    1970
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
     
    58.0
    62.2
    60.0
    81
    81
    82
    1980
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
     
    62.0
    66.2
    64.0
    79
    84
    84
    1990
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
     
    64.6
    68.8
    66.7
    89
    99
    97
    2000
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
     
    65.2
    70.3
    67.7
    102
    110
    105
    2010
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
     
    66.3
    72.3
    69.1
    112
    112
    109
    2016
    76.0
    81.0
    78.5
    37
    37
    34
     
    67.1
    73.1
    69.9
    121
    114
    118
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Fiji FIJI
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.0
    81.0
    37
    37
     
    67.1
    73.1
    121
    114
    Age 5
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
     
    68.8
    74.7
    125
    114
    Age 10
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
     
    68.9
    74.8
    125
    114
    Age 15
    76.7
    81.6
    38
    39
     
    69.0
    74.9
    127
    115
    Age 20
    76.9
    81.7
    39
    39
     
    69.3
    75.1
    131
    116
    Age 25
    77.3
    81.8
    39
    39
     
    69.7
    75.2
    131
    116
    Age 30
    77.7
    82.0
    38
    39
     
    70.0
    75.5
    134
    117
    Age 35
    78.2
    82.3
    37
    37
     
    70.5
    75.7
    139
    117
    Age 40
    78.7
    82.6
    35
    36
     
    71.0
    76.0
    145
    119
    Age 45
    79.2
    82.9
    35
    36
     
    71.7
    76.5
    153
    122
    Age 50
    79.8
    83.3
    34
    35
     
    72.6
    77.1
    160
    121
    Age 55
    80.6
    84.0
    30
    35
     
    73.8
    78.0
    161
    121
    Age 60
    81.8
    84.7
    29
    34
     
    75.4
    79.1
    159
    119
    Age 65
    83.1
    85.7
    28
    33
     
    77.4
    80.4
    156
    118
    Age 70
    84.7
    86.8
    23
    30
     
    79.8
    82.1
    152
    117
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.3
    18
    25
     
    82.5
    84.3
    143
    109
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    14
    20
     
    85.7
    86.9
    132
    109
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.3
    16
    23
     
    89.2
    90.0
    125
    106
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Fiji FIJI
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.89
    130
     
    161.57
    39
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    44.41
    8
     
    11.99
    140
    3. Lung Disease
    32.01
    43
     
    15.86
    146
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    5.83
    131
    5. Stroke
    23.69
    178
     
    73.71
    111
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    29.89
    8
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.21
    138
     
    187.90
    1
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.91
    147
     
    40.02
    83
    9. Suicide
    12.70
    47
     
    8.90
    108
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    10.62
    130
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    5.18
    130
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.90
    117
     
    53.51
    3
    13. Liver Disease
    10.21
    127
     
    6.64
    150
    14. Drug Use
    10.21
    5
     
    0.36
    166
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.04
    127
     
    6.10
    154
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    60
     
    5.09
    99
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    2.30
    118
    18. Hypertension
    7.42
    138
     
    24.26
    40
    19. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    2.40
    155
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.40
    76
     
    14.03
    16
    21. Falls
    5.95
    81
     
    2.46
    154
    22. Violence
    5.53
    88
     
    2.51
    131
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    11.27
    3
    24. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.38
    64
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.76
    3
     
    0.55
    154
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    8.15
    49
    27. Other Injuries
    4.38
    158
     
    7.49
    100
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    4.08
    150
     
    9.58
    71
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    1.79
    113
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    1.69
    105
    31. Other Neoplasms
    3.06
    77
     
    0.94
    161
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    4.43
    23
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.01
    144
     
    7.15
    91
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    0.90
    132
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    21.48
    28
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    2.67
    161
    37. Alcohol
    2.26
    64
     
    0.15
    182
    38. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    2.21
    119
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.01
    115
     
    8.66
    71
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.72
    109
     
    1.61
    110
    41. Drownings
    1.13
    145
     
    6.40
    53
    42. Poisonings
    1.10
    76
     
    0.53
    117
    43. Asthma
    0.95
    148
     
    24.96
    7
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.92
    8
     
    0.08
    145
    45. Skin Disease
    0.87
    128
     
    3.80
    46
    46. Fires
    0.73
    136
     
    3.36
    64
    47. Malnutrition
    0.64
    120
     
    1.61
    95
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    162
     
    8.83
    9
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.59
    173
     
    3.27
    85
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    177
     
    1.65
    99
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Fiji FIJI
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    479,223
    20.90
     
    1,150
    20.03
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    263,916
    11.51
     
    69
    1.20
    3. Lung Disease
    181,735
    7.93
     
    105
    1.83
    4. Lung Cancers
    161,533
    7.05
     
    42
    0.73
    5. Stroke
    131,954
    5.76
     
    487
    8.48
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80,463
    3.51
     
    288
    5.02
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    79,936
    3.49
     
    1,309
    22.80
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60,418
    2.64
     
    37
    0.64
    9. Kidney Disease
    59,823
    2.61
     
    367
    6.39
    10. Breast Cancer
    47,291
    2.06
     
    119
    2.07
    11. Liver Disease
    46,942
    2.05
     
    51
    0.89
    12. Suicide
    45,986
    2.01
     
    76
    1.32
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    40,559
    1.77
     
    18
    0.31
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    40,035
    1.75
     
    39
    0.68
    15. Hypertension
    39,414
    1.72
     
    162
    2.82
    16. Lymphomas
    39,322
    1.72
     
    21
    0.37
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    34,908
    1.52
     
    51
    0.89
    18. Drug Use
    34,010
    1.48
     
    3
    0.05
    19. Falls
    32,672
    1.43
     
    18
    0.31
    20. Prostate Cancer
    32,107
    1.40
     
    33
    0.57
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    31,866
    1.39
     
    101
    1.76
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    28,106
    1.23
     
    3
    0.05
    23. Leukemia
    27,048
    1.18
     
    36
    0.63
    24. Liver Cancer
    24,566
    1.07
     
    62
    1.08
    25. Other Injuries
    20,113
    0.88
     
    63
    1.10
    26. Bladder Cancer
    18,091
    0.79
     
    11
    0.19
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    17,208
    0.75
     
    14
    0.24
    28. Violence
    16,936
    0.74
     
    22
    0.38
    29. Other Neoplasms
    16,503
    0.72
     
    7
    0.12
    30. Skin Cancers
    14,749
    0.64
     
    6
    0.10
    31. Ovary Cancer
    14,698
    0.64
     
    44
    0.77
    32. Stomach Cancer
    13,025
    0.57
     
    20
    0.35
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    11,008
    0.48
     
    93
    1.62
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,810
    0.47
     
    63
    1.10
    35. Oral Cancer
    10,515
    0.46
     
    16
    0.28
    36. Alcohol
    9,324
    0.41
     
    1
    0.02
    37. Uterin Cancer
    7,968
    0.35
     
    17
    0.30
    38. Cervical Cancer
    7,479
    0.33
     
    87
    1.52
    39. Low Birth Weight
    6,687
    0.29
     
    71
    1.24
    40. HIV/AIDS
    6,660
    0.29
     
    14
    0.24
    41. Skin Disease
    4,608
    0.20
     
    26
    0.45
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    4,462
    0.19
     
    1
    0.02
    43. Asthma
    4,032
    0.18
     
    170
    2.96
    44. Poisonings
    3,852
    0.17
     
    5
    0.09
    45. Drownings
    3,685
    0.16
     
    56
    0.98
    46. Malnutrition
    3,564
    0.16
     
    12
    0.21
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,259
    0.14
     
    66
    1.15
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,118
    0.14
     
    23
    0.40
    49. Anemia
    3,071
    0.13
     
    0
    0.00
    50. Fires
    2,938
    0.13
     
    28
    0.49
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Fiji FIJI
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    5.83
    131
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    29.89
    8
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    10.62
    130
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    5.18
    130
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    2.30
    118
    6. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    2.40
    155
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    11.27
    3
    8. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.38
    64
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    8.15
    49
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    1.79
    113
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    1.69
    105
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    4.43
    23
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    0.90
    132
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    21.48
    28
    15. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    2.67
    161
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    2.21
    119
     
     
     
    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.