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Compare Viet Nam and Gambia 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
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    42.6
    46.3
    44.4
    123
    119
    120
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    71.7
    80.9
    76.3
    78
    38
    55
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.7
    80.9
    78
    38
     
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    73.4
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    73.5
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    73.6
    82.6
    74
    32
     
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    73.9
    82.7
    72
    32
     
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    74.3
    82.9
    73
    32
     
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    74.8
    83.0
    73
    32
     
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    75.3
    83.2
    70
    32
     
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    75.8
    83.4
    71
    32
     
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    76.5
    83.6
    69
    32
     
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    77.3
    84.0
    66
    32
     
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    78.3
    84.4
    62
    31
     
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    79.7
    85.1
    59
    31
     
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    81.2
    85.9
    56
    29
     
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    83.2
    87.2
    52
    23
     
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    85.6
    88.7
    47
    13
     
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.7
    28
    4
     
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.2
    12
    3
     
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    115.38
    50
     
    136.82
    26
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.84
    160
     
    142.60
    60
    3. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    24.96
    6
    4. Lung Disease
    26.26
    64
     
    29.20
    51
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    2.33
    158
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    24.22
    104
     
    39.32
    59
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.60
    62
     
    43.85
    8
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.39
    117
     
    154.66
    11
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.18
    69
     
    18.11
    88
    10. Liver Disease
    17.85
    80
     
    44.65
    18
    11. Tuberculosis
    16.96
    61
     
    44.67
    39
    12. Kidney Disease
    16.25
    82
     
    23.89
    44
    13. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    1.71
    178
    14. Falls
    14.26
    20
     
    20.11
    6
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.25
    62
     
    16.26
    9
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    112
     
    14.34
    88
    17. Asthma
    9.19
    68
     
    15.67
    29
    18. Low Birth Weight
    9.08
    76
     
    19.96
    23
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.92
    72
     
    70.48
    25
    20. Suicide
    7.27
    126
     
    11.29
    71
    21. Drownings
    7.01
    45
     
    6.88
    48
    22. Other Injuries
    6.57
    115
     
    20.40
    16
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    16.46
    46
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    4.89
    181
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.21
    82
     
    10.83
    40
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    1.31
    182
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    0.42
    182
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.71
    78
     
    40.09
    38
    29. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    0.05
    183
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.89
    136
     
    5.72
    88
    31. Violence
    3.74
    116
     
    9.75
    51
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    83
     
    6.19
    49
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.04
    89
     
    18.57
    17
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    0.41
    177
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    6.51
    155
    36. Epilepsy
    2.35
    67
     
    4.97
    29
    37. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    3.09
    135
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    105
     
    4.66
    40
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    0.56
    173
    40. Encephalitis
    1.49
    35
     
    1.91
    19
    41. Skin Disease
    1.39
    104
     
    3.11
    56
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.09
    158
     
    3.37
    70
    43. Alcohol
    0.96
    129
     
    2.18
    66
    44. Poisonings
    0.95
    82
     
    2.73
    29
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    1.15
    180
    46. Drug Use
    0.84
    124
     
    3.35
    28
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.83
    102
     
    29.65
    12
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    1.15
    154
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    111
     
    24.64
    15
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.55
    152
     
    1.07
    91
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    98,253
    19.46
     
    925
    6.31
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    58,452
    11.58
     
    906
    6.19
    3. Liver Cancer
    27,249
    5.40
     
    241
    1.65
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,468
    4.45
     
    606
    4.14
    5. Lung Disease
    22,015
    4.36
     
    190
    1.30
    6. Lung Cancers
    21,667
    4.29
     
    17
    0.12
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,462
    4.05
     
    268
    1.83
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,007
    3.96
     
    1,868
    12.75
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,844
    3.34
     
    99
    0.68
    10. Liver Disease
    16,269
    3.22
     
    394
    2.69
    11. Tuberculosis
    15,252
    3.02
     
    392
    2.68
    12. Kidney Disease
    13,952
    2.76
     
    223
    1.52
    13. Stomach Cancer
    13,318
    2.64
     
    12
    0.08
    14. Falls
    12,303
    2.44
     
    185
    1.26
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9,000
    1.78
     
    548
    3.74
    16. HIV/AIDS
    8,944
    1.77
     
    1,007
    6.87
    17. Hypertension
    8,634
    1.71
     
    97
    0.66
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,936
    1.57
     
    825
    5.63
    19. Asthma
    7,832
    1.55
     
    129
    0.88
    20. Suicide
    6,910
    1.37
     
    124
    0.85
    21. Drownings
    6,303
    1.25
     
    140
    0.96
    22. Other Injuries
    6,065
    1.20
     
    336
    2.29
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5,532
    1.10
     
    216
    1.47
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,162
    1.02
     
    12
    0.08
    25. Oral Cancer
    4,737
    0.94
     
    2
    0.01
    26. Leukemia
    4,317
    0.86
     
    2
    0.01
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,057
    0.80
     
    763
    5.21
    28. Violence
    3,634
    0.72
     
    181
    1.24
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,417
    0.68
     
    58
    0.40
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,214
    0.64
     
    60
    0.41
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,164
    0.63
     
    19
    0.13
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,992
    0.59
     
    53
    0.36
    33. Birth Trauma
    2,659
    0.53
     
    767
    5.24
    34. Epilepsy
    2,194
    0.43
     
    75
    0.51
    35. Lymphomas
    1,580
    0.31
     
    27
    0.18
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1,467
    0.29
     
    1
    0.01
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,361
    0.27
     
    41
    0.28
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,346
    0.27
     
    5
    0.03
    39. Encephalitis
    1,329
    0.26
     
    36
    0.25
    40. Skin Disease
    1,205
    0.24
     
    29
    0.20
    41. Other Neoplasms
    948
    0.19
     
    30
    0.20
    42. Alcohol
    924
    0.18
     
    22
    0.15
    43. Poisonings
    904
    0.18
     
    52
    0.35
    44. Maternal Conditions
    832
    0.16
     
    500
    3.41
    45. Drug Use
    817
    0.16
     
    43
    0.29
    46. Prostate Cancer
    786
    0.16
     
    18
    0.12
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    0.14
     
    8
    0.05
    48. Meningitis
    682
    0.14
     
    429
    2.93
    49. Hepatitis B
    468
    0.09
     
    28
    0.19
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    461
    0.09
     
    6
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    24.96
    6
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    2.33
    158
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    1.71
    178
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    16.46
    46
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    4.89
    181
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    1.31
    182
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    0.42
    182
    8. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    0.05
    183
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    0.41
    177
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    6.51
    155
    11. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    3.09
    135
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    0.56
    173
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    1.15
    180
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    1.15
    154
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    165
     
    1.35
    98
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.42
    179
     
    0.59
    174
     
     
     
    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.