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Compare Viet Nam 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
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Namibia NAMIBIA
           
    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
     
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
     
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
     
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
     
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
    2000
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
     
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
     
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
    2016
    71.7
    80.9
    76.3
    78
    38
    55
     
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Namibia NAMIBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.7
    80.9
    78
    38
     
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    Age 5
    73.4
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    Age 10
    73.5
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    Age 15
    73.6
    82.6
    74
    32
     
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    Age 20
    73.9
    82.7
    72
    32
     
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    Age 25
    74.3
    82.9
    73
    32
     
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    Age 30
    74.8
    83.0
    73
    32
     
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    Age 35
    75.3
    83.2
    70
    32
     
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    Age 40
    75.8
    83.4
    71
    32
     
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    Age 45
    76.5
    83.6
    69
    32
     
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    Age 50
    77.3
    84.0
    66
    32
     
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    Age 55
    78.3
    84.4
    62
    31
     
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    Age 60
    79.7
    85.1
    59
    31
     
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    Age 65
    81.2
    85.9
    56
    29
     
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    Age 70
    83.2
    87.2
    52
    23
     
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    Age 75
    85.6
    88.7
    47
    13
     
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.7
    28
    4
     
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.2
    12
    3
     
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Namibia NAMIBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    115.38
    50
     
    91.52
    82
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.84
    160
     
    116.09
    92
    3. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    2.05
    176
    4. Lung Disease
    26.26
    64
     
    43.86
    17
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    3.90
    144
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    24.22
    104
     
    52.77
    33
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.60
    62
     
    27.96
    45
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.39
    117
     
    93.99
    36
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.18
    69
     
    14.86
    119
    10. Liver Disease
    17.85
    80
     
    10.25
    126
    11. Tuberculosis
    16.96
    61
     
    58.35
    25
    12. Kidney Disease
    16.25
    82
     
    15.68
    86
    13. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    1.83
    177
    14. Falls
    14.26
    20
     
    2.87
    144
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.25
    62
     
    8.60
    87
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    112
     
    26.33
    33
    17. Asthma
    9.19
    68
     
    14.23
    34
    18. Low Birth Weight
    9.08
    76
     
    13.89
    49
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.92
    72
     
    170.05
    11
    20. Suicide
    7.27
    126
     
    10.29
    87
    21. Drownings
    7.01
    45
     
    4.33
    85
    22. Other Injuries
    6.57
    115
     
    6.25
    123
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    8.09
    90
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    11.55
    140
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.21
    82
     
    5.81
    87
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    4.33
    144
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    4.10
    64
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.71
    78
     
    38.02
    39
    29. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    1.52
    157
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.89
    136
     
    10.70
    33
    31. Violence
    3.74
    116
     
    15.49
    22
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    83
     
    4.35
    68
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.04
    89
     
    8.05
    66
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    1.19
    143
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    22.77
    51
    36. Epilepsy
    2.35
    67
     
    7.40
    13
    37. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    3.30
    133
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    105
     
    4.02
    56
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    1.68
    116
    40. Encephalitis
    1.49
    35
     
    0.46
    113
    41. Skin Disease
    1.39
    104
     
    4.83
    31
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.09
    158
     
    3.38
    69
    43. Alcohol
    0.96
    129
     
    1.44
    99
    44. Poisonings
    0.95
    82
     
    1.75
    55
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    2.57
    160
    46. Drug Use
    0.84
    124
     
    1.53
    76
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.83
    102
     
    7.46
    45
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    0.94
    161
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    111
     
    4.66
    51
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.55
    152
     
    1.15
    82
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    98,253
    19.46
     
    996
    6.45
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    58,452
    11.58
     
    1,281
    8.29
    3. Liver Cancer
    27,249
    5.40
     
    30
    0.19
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,468
    4.45
     
    581
    3.76
    5. Lung Disease
    22,015
    4.36
     
    474
    3.07
    6. Lung Cancers
    21,667
    4.29
     
    49
    0.32
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,462
    4.05
     
    615
    3.98
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,007
    3.96
     
    1,571
    10.17
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,844
    3.34
     
    149
    0.96
    10. Liver Disease
    16,269
    3.22
     
    138
    0.89
    11. Tuberculosis
    15,252
    3.02
     
    817
    5.29
    12. Kidney Disease
    13,952
    2.76
     
    190
    1.23
    13. Stomach Cancer
    13,318
    2.64
     
    24
    0.16
    14. Falls
    12,303
    2.44
     
    36
    0.23
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9,000
    1.78
     
    297
    1.92
    16. HIV/AIDS
    8,944
    1.77
     
    3,356
    21.72
    17. Hypertension
    8,634
    1.71
     
    294
    1.90
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,936
    1.57
     
    530
    3.43
    19. Asthma
    7,832
    1.55
     
    184
    1.19
    20. Suicide
    6,910
    1.37
     
    188
    1.22
    21. Drownings
    6,303
    1.25
     
    107
    0.69
    22. Other Injuries
    6,065
    1.20
     
    141
    0.91
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5,532
    1.10
     
    103
    0.67
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,162
    1.02
     
    55
    0.36
    25. Oral Cancer
    4,737
    0.94
     
    54
    0.35
    26. Leukemia
    4,317
    0.86
     
    25
    0.16
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,057
    0.80
     
    692
    4.48
    28. Violence
    3,634
    0.72
     
    358
    2.32
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,417
    0.68
     
    143
    0.93
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,214
    0.64
     
    63
    0.41
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,164
    0.63
     
    92
    0.60
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,992
    0.59
     
    50
    0.32
    33. Birth Trauma
    2,659
    0.53
     
    307
    1.99
    34. Epilepsy
    2,194
    0.43
     
    130
    0.84
    35. Lymphomas
    1,580
    0.31
     
    51
    0.33
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1,467
    0.29
     
    8
    0.05
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,361
    0.27
     
    54
    0.35
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,346
    0.27
     
    20
    0.13
    39. Encephalitis
    1,329
    0.26
     
    10
    0.06
    40. Skin Disease
    1,205
    0.24
     
    62
    0.40
    41. Other Neoplasms
    948
    0.19
     
    47
    0.30
    42. Alcohol
    924
    0.18
     
    20
    0.13
    43. Poisonings
    904
    0.18
     
    49
    0.32
    44. Maternal Conditions
    832
    0.16
     
    183
    1.18
    45. Drug Use
    817
    0.16
     
    30
    0.19
    46. Prostate Cancer
    786
    0.16
     
    95
    0.61
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    0.14
     
    11
    0.07
    48. Meningitis
    682
    0.14
     
    110
    0.71
    49. Hepatitis B
    468
    0.09
     
    4
    0.03
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    461
    0.09
     
    12
    0.08
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Namibia NAMIBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    2.05
    176
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    3.90
    144
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    1.83
    177
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    8.09
    90
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    11.55
    140
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    4.33
    144
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    4.10
    64
    8. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    1.52
    157
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    1.19
    143
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    22.77
    51
    11. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    3.30
    133
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    1.68
    116
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    2.57
    160
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    0.94
    161
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    165
     
    1.59
    80
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.42
    179
     
    1.47
    123
     
     
     
    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.