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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 Vanuatu and Afghanistan 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
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    45.4
    48.3
    46.8
    109
    109
    111
     
    31.6
    31.0
    31.3
    171
    172
    172
    1970
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
     
    35.5
    35.0
    35.3
    171
    173
    172
    1980
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
     
    39.5
    39.1
    39.3
    172
    175
    173
    1990
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
     
    41.4
    41.3
    41.3
    178
    181
    180
    2000
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
     
    53.7
    56.1
    54.8
    150
    150
    150
    2010
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
     
    57.7
    60.1
    58.8
    154
    155
    154
    2016
    70.1
    74.1
    72.0
    93
    111
    101
     
    61.0
    64.5
    62.7
    155
    157
    157
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.1
    74.1
    93
    111
     
    61.0
    64.5
    155
    157
    Age 5
    72.1
    76.1
    91
    110
     
    65.9
    69.1
    153
    155
    Age 10
    72.4
    76.2
    88
    108
     
    66.4
    69.6
    154
    155
    Age 15
    72.5
    76.3
    88
    110
     
    66.8
    70.0
    155
    155
    Age 20
    72.8
    76.5
    89
    110
     
    67.5
    70.5
    151
    154
    Age 25
    73.1
    76.6
    88
    110
     
    68.5
    71.2
    149
    154
    Age 30
    73.4
    76.8
    88
    109
     
    69.3
    71.8
    147
    153
    Age 35
    73.6
    77.1
    89
    108
     
    70.2
    72.5
    145
    156
    Age 40
    74.0
    77.3
    92
    108
     
    71.0
    73.2
    146
    158
    Age 45
    74.4
    77.7
    95
    109
     
    71.8
    74.0
    148
    160
    Age 50
    75.0
    78.2
    98
    109
     
    72.8
    74.8
    152
    162
    Age 55
    75.8
    78.8
    104
    110
     
    74.0
    75.9
    155
    164
    Age 60
    77.0
    79.6
    113
    110
     
    75.5
    77.1
    157
    166
    Age 65
    78.5
    80.7
    116
    112
     
    77.3
    78.6
    165
    166
    Age 70
    80.4
    82.1
    121
    118
     
    79.5
    80.5
    162
    166
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.0
    126
    119
     
    82.2
    82.8
    161
    166
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.5
    130
    125
     
    85.3
    85.7
    158
    164
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.6
    137
    127
     
    88.8
    89.1
    160
    163
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    137.11
    62
     
    263.34
    11
    2. Stroke
    100.56
    69
     
    154.41
    14
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    65.94
    25
     
    23.82
    106
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.81
    80
     
    64.21
    61
    5. Lung Disease
    36.33
    29
     
    37.62
    27
    6. Kidney Disease
    30.59
    27
     
    32.37
    21
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.42
    91
     
    18.73
    90
    8. Hypertension
    16.62
    66
     
    16.62
    65
    9. Liver Cancer
    15.55
    19
     
    6.08
    76
    10. Breast Cancer
    14.38
    121
     
    25.76
    15
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.82
    129
     
    24.53
    43
    12. Asthma
    13.11
    41
     
    19.26
    17
    13. Liver Disease
    12.69
    104
     
    24.85
    55
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11.59
    63
     
    22.93
    53
    15. Tuberculosis
    10.01
    74
     
    83.56
    13
    16. Cervical Cancer
    9.68
    82
     
    7.51
    97
    17. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    103
     
    7.75
    114
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.78
    44
     
    7.38
    59
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.66
    84
     
    12.02
    40
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.55
    80
     
    24.58
    13
    21. Suicide
    6.80
    131
     
    6.92
    129
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.41
    16
     
    4.39
    47
    23. Other Injuries
    6.33
    120
     
    38.08
    1
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.91
    119
     
    5.27
    129
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    5.68
    89
     
    7.56
    66
    26. Drownings
    5.49
    67
     
    11.89
    14
    27. Malnutrition
    5.09
    59
     
    3.63
    71
    28. Leukemia
    4.90
    35
     
    2.75
    129
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.76
    66
     
    7.66
    29
    30. Skin Disease
    3.91
    41
     
    2.47
    70
    31. Prostate Cancer
    3.68
    170
     
    5.09
    162
    32. Birth Trauma
    3.58
    82
     
    18.51
    18
    33. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    40
     
    4.62
    21
    34. Oral Cancer
    3.24
    81
     
    8.53
    9
    35. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    146
     
    14.79
    22
    36. Skin Cancers
    2.87
    30
     
    1.54
    88
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    153
     
    4.12
    94
    38. Falls
    2.51
    152
     
    13.44
    24
    39. Violence
    2.29
    136
     
    8.34
    68
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.18
    74
     
    15.69
    24
    41. Lymphomas
    2.11
    164
     
    6.62
    49
    42. Meningitis
    1.78
    78
     
    7.94
    40
    43. Pertussis
    1.63
    52
     
    2.49
    13
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.17
    153
     
    6.98
    7
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.12
    85
     
    0.35
    174
    46. Fires
    1.11
    113
     
    1.98
    80
    47. Appendicitis
    1.09
    53
     
    1.69
    22
    48. Poisonings
    0.94
    84
     
    1.50
    61
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    0.91
    165
     
    1.54
    141
    50. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    3.06
    56
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    203
    17.70
     
    30,077
    12.85
    2. Stroke
    148
    12.90
     
    18,204
    7.78
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    97
    8.46
     
    3,042
    1.30
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    82
    7.15
     
    23,770
    10.16
    5. Lung Disease
    53
    4.62
     
    4,406
    1.88
    6. Kidney Disease
    46
    4.01
     
    4,677
    2.00
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    40
    3.49
     
    4,938
    2.11
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    34
    2.96
     
    12,146
    5.19
    9. Low Birth Weight
    34
    2.96
     
    13,733
    5.87
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    33
    2.88
     
    6,096
    2.60
    11. Liver Cancer
    28
    2.44
     
    793
    0.34
    12. Hypertension
    24
    2.09
     
    1,832
    0.78
    13. Liver Disease
    21
    1.83
     
    3,804
    1.63
    14. Asthma
    20
    1.74
     
    2,874
    1.23
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    1.66
     
    2,076
    0.89
    16. Tuberculosis
    18
    1.57
     
    13,325
    5.69
    17. Suicide
    15
    1.31
     
    1,796
    0.77
    18. Birth Trauma
    14
    1.22
     
    10,342
    4.42
    19. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.22
     
    1,058
    0.45
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    14
    1.22
     
    1,164
    0.50
    21. Drownings
    14
    1.22
     
    4,649
    1.99
    22. Other Injuries
    14
    1.22
     
    12,476
    5.33
    23. Breast Cancer
    13
    1.13
     
    2,008
    0.86
    24. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    11
    0.96
     
    781
    0.33
    25. Malnutrition
    10
    0.87
     
    1,598
    0.68
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10
    0.87
     
    824
    0.35
    27. Leukemia
    10
    0.87
     
    796
    0.34
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    10
    0.87
     
    2,449
    1.05
    29. Cervical Cancer
    9
    0.78
     
    602
    0.26
    30. Stomach Cancer
    7
    0.61
     
    1,853
    0.79
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.61
     
    1,163
    0.50
    32. Pertussis
    6
    0.52
     
    1,364
    0.58
    33. Skin Disease
    6
    0.52
     
    343
    0.15
    34. Violence
    6
    0.52
     
    2,272
    0.97
    35. Meningitis
    5
    0.44
     
    3,551
    1.52
    36. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.44
     
    4,486
    1.92
    37. Skin Cancers
    5
    0.44
     
    186
    0.08
    38. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.35
     
    1,202
    0.51
    39. Lymphomas
    4
    0.35
     
    1,283
    0.55
    40. Falls
    4
    0.35
     
    4,299
    1.84
    41. Syphilis
    2
    0.17
     
    916
    0.39
    42. Measles
    2
    0.17
     
    2,043
    0.87
    43. Tetanus
    2
    0.17
     
    917
    0.39
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    333
    0.14
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    310
    0.13
    46. Prostate Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    222
    0.09
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2
    0.17
     
    1,076
    0.46
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.17
     
    34
    0.01
    49. Epilepsy
    2
    0.17
     
    1,239
    0.53
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.17
     
    504
    0.22
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Afghanistan AFGHANISTAN
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    15.55
    19
     
    6.08
    76
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.38
    121
     
    25.76
    15
    3. Cervical Cancer
    9.68
    82
     
    7.51
    97
    4. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    103
     
    7.75
    114
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.91
    119
     
    5.27
    129
    6. Leukemia
    4.90
    35
     
    2.75
    129
    7. Prostate Cancer
    3.68
    170
     
    5.09
    162
    8. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    40
     
    4.62
    21
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.24
    81
     
    8.53
    9
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    146
     
    14.79
    22
    11. Skin Cancers
    2.87
    30
     
    1.54
    88
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    153
     
    4.12
    94
    13. Lymphomas
    2.11
    164
     
    6.62
    49
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.91
    165
     
    1.54
    141
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    3.06
    56
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.01
    183
     
    10.76
    14
     
     
     
    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.