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Compare Vanuatu and Namibia 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   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    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
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    51.3
    54.4
    52.8
    110
    109
    108
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    57.1
    60.6
    58.8
    111
    111
    110
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    62.0
    65.0
    63.5
    111
    119
    113
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    67.6
    70.7
    69.0
    87
    107
    99
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    69.3
    72.9
    71.0
    94
    107
    99
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    70.1
    74.1
    72.0
    93
    111
    101
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.1
    74.1
    93
    111
     
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    72.1
    76.1
    91
    110
     
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    72.4
    76.2
    88
    108
     
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    72.5
    76.3
    88
    110
     
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    72.8
    76.5
    89
    110
     
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    73.1
    76.6
    88
    110
     
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    73.4
    76.8
    88
    109
     
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    73.6
    77.1
    89
    108
     
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    74.0
    77.3
    92
    108
     
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    74.4
    77.7
    95
    109
     
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    75.0
    78.2
    98
    109
     
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    75.8
    78.8
    104
    110
     
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    77.0
    79.6
    113
    110
     
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    78.5
    80.7
    116
    112
     
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    80.4
    82.1
    121
    118
     
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.0
    126
    119
     
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.5
    130
    125
     
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.6
    137
    127
     
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    137.11
    62
     
    116.09
    92
    2. Stroke
    100.56
    69
     
    91.52
    82
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    65.94
    25
     
    52.77
    33
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.81
    80
     
    93.99
    36
    5. Lung Disease
    36.33
    29
     
    43.86
    17
    6. Kidney Disease
    30.59
    27
     
    15.68
    86
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.42
    91
     
    27.96
    45
    8. Hypertension
    16.62
    66
     
    26.33
    33
    9. Liver Cancer
    15.55
    19
     
    2.05
    176
    10. Breast Cancer
    14.38
    121
     
    11.55
    140
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.82
    129
     
    14.86
    119
    12. Asthma
    13.11
    41
     
    14.23
    34
    13. Liver Disease
    12.69
    104
     
    10.25
    126
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11.59
    63
     
    38.02
    39
    15. Tuberculosis
    10.01
    74
     
    58.35
    25
    16. Cervical Cancer
    9.68
    82
     
    8.09
    90
    17. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    103
     
    3.90
    144
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.78
    44
     
    10.70
    33
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.66
    84
     
    8.60
    87
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.55
    80
     
    13.89
    49
    21. Suicide
    6.80
    131
     
    10.29
    87
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.41
    16
     
    4.02
    56
    23. Other Injuries
    6.33
    120
     
    6.25
    123
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.91
    119
     
    4.33
    144
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    5.68
    89
     
    5.81
    87
    26. Drownings
    5.49
    67
     
    4.33
    85
    27. Malnutrition
    5.09
    59
     
    7.23
    48
    28. Leukemia
    4.90
    35
     
    1.52
    157
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.76
    66
     
    4.35
    68
    30. Skin Disease
    3.91
    41
     
    4.83
    31
    31. Prostate Cancer
    3.68
    170
     
    22.77
    51
    32. Birth Trauma
    3.58
    82
     
    8.05
    66
    33. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    40
     
    1.19
    143
    34. Oral Cancer
    3.24
    81
     
    4.10
    64
    35. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    146
     
    1.83
    177
    36. Skin Cancers
    2.87
    30
     
    1.59
    80
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    153
     
    2.57
    160
    38. Falls
    2.51
    152
     
    2.87
    144
    39. Violence
    2.29
    136
     
    15.49
    22
    40. Maternal Conditions
    2.18
    74
     
    7.46
    45
    41. Lymphomas
    2.11
    164
     
    3.30
    133
    42. Meningitis
    1.78
    78
     
    4.66
    51
    43. Pertussis
    1.63
    52
     
    1.74
    47
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.17
    153
     
    3.38
    69
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.12
    85
     
    1.15
    82
    46. Fires
    1.11
    113
     
    4.31
    52
    47. Appendicitis
    1.09
    53
     
    0.62
    80
    48. Poisonings
    0.94
    84
     
    1.75
    55
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    0.91
    165
     
    0.94
    161
    50. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    1.47
    123
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    203
    17.70
     
    1,281
    8.29
    2. Stroke
    148
    12.90
     
    996
    6.45
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    97
    8.46
     
    615
    3.98
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    82
    7.15
     
    1,571
    10.17
    5. Lung Disease
    53
    4.62
     
    474
    3.07
    6. Kidney Disease
    46
    4.01
     
    190
    1.23
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    40
    3.49
     
    581
    3.76
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    34
    2.96
     
    692
    4.48
    9. Low Birth Weight
    34
    2.96
     
    530
    3.43
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    33
    2.88
     
    297
    1.92
    11. Liver Cancer
    28
    2.44
     
    30
    0.19
    12. Hypertension
    24
    2.09
     
    294
    1.90
    13. Liver Disease
    21
    1.83
     
    138
    0.89
    14. Asthma
    20
    1.74
     
    184
    1.19
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    1.66
     
    149
    0.96
    16. Tuberculosis
    18
    1.57
     
    817
    5.29
    17. Suicide
    15
    1.31
     
    188
    1.22
    18. Birth Trauma
    14
    1.22
     
    307
    1.99
    19. Lung Cancers
    14
    1.22
     
    49
    0.32
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    14
    1.22
     
    143
    0.93
    21. Drownings
    14
    1.22
     
    107
    0.69
    22. Other Injuries
    14
    1.22
     
    141
    0.91
    23. Breast Cancer
    13
    1.13
     
    92
    0.60
    24. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    11
    0.96
     
    54
    0.35
    25. Malnutrition
    10
    0.87
     
    207
    1.34
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10
    0.87
     
    55
    0.36
    27. Leukemia
    10
    0.87
     
    25
    0.16
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    10
    0.87
     
    103
    0.67
    29. Cervical Cancer
    9
    0.78
     
    63
    0.41
    30. Stomach Cancer
    7
    0.61
     
    24
    0.16
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    0.61
     
    50
    0.32
    32. Pertussis
    6
    0.52
     
    66
    0.43
    33. Skin Disease
    6
    0.52
     
    62
    0.40
    34. Violence
    6
    0.52
     
    358
    2.32
    35. Meningitis
    5
    0.44
     
    110
    0.71
    36. Maternal Conditions
    5
    0.44
     
    183
    1.18
    37. Skin Cancers
    5
    0.44
     
    19
    0.12
    38. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.35
     
    54
    0.35
    39. Lymphomas
    4
    0.35
     
    51
    0.33
    40. Falls
    4
    0.35
     
    36
    0.23
    41. Syphilis
    2
    0.17
     
    38
    0.25
    42. Measles
    2
    0.17
     
    9
    0.06
    43. Tetanus
    2
    0.17
     
    5
    0.03
    44. Uterin Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    8
    0.05
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    20
    0.13
    46. Prostate Cancer
    2
    0.17
     
    95
    0.61
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2
    0.17
     
    47
    0.30
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.17
     
    12
    0.08
    49. Epilepsy
    2
    0.17
     
    130
    0.84
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.17
     
    11
    0.07
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Vanuatu VANUATU   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    15.55
    19
     
    2.05
    176
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.38
    121
     
    11.55
    140
    3. Cervical Cancer
    9.68
    82
     
    8.09
    90
    4. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    103
     
    3.90
    144
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.91
    119
     
    4.33
    144
    6. Leukemia
    4.90
    35
     
    1.52
    157
    7. Prostate Cancer
    3.68
    170
     
    22.77
    51
    8. Uterin Cancer
    3.40
    40
     
    1.19
    143
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.24
    81
     
    4.10
    64
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    146
     
    1.83
    177
    11. Skin Cancers
    2.87
    30
     
    1.59
    80
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.82
    153
     
    2.57
    160
    13. Lymphomas
    2.11
    164
     
    3.30
    133
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.91
    165
     
    0.94
    161
    15. Bladder Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    1.47
    123
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.01
    183
     
    1.68
    116
     
     
     
    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.