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Compare Viet Nam and Nepal 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   Nepal NEPAL
           
    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
     
    39.0
    38.4
    38.7
    148
    156
    154
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
     
    43.1
    42.8
    43.0
    145
    157
    152
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
     
    48.7
    48.2
    48.4
    144
    155
    149
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
     
    54.7
    54.2
    54.5
    142
    155
    151
    2000
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
     
    61.5
    63.5
    62.5
    121
    129
    129
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
     
    66.7
    69.4
    68.0
    109
    124
    119
    2016
    71.7
    80.9
    76.3
    78
    38
    55
     
    68.8
    71.6
    70.2
    105
    121
    117
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Nepal NEPAL
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.7
    80.9
    78
    38
     
    68.8
    71.6
    105
    121
    Age 5
    73.4
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    71.3
    74.2
    99
    121
    Age 10
    73.5
    82.5
    74
    31
     
    71.6
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 15
    73.6
    82.6
    74
    32
     
    71.7
    74.4
    99
    121
    Age 20
    73.9
    82.7
    72
    32
     
    72.0
    74.6
    99
    121
    Age 25
    74.3
    82.9
    73
    32
     
    72.3
    74.9
    98
    122
    Age 30
    74.8
    83.0
    73
    32
     
    72.7
    75.2
    100
    121
    Age 35
    75.3
    83.2
    70
    32
     
    73.0
    75.5
    101
    121
    Age 40
    75.8
    83.4
    71
    32
     
    73.3
    75.8
    106
    124
    Age 45
    76.5
    83.6
    69
    32
     
    73.8
    76.3
    109
    126
    Age 50
    77.3
    84.0
    66
    32
     
    74.5
    76.8
    112
    127
    Age 55
    78.3
    84.4
    62
    31
     
    75.4
    77.6
    116
    128
    Age 60
    79.7
    85.1
    59
    31
     
    76.7
    78.5
    120
    132
    Age 65
    81.2
    85.9
    56
    29
     
    78.3
    79.7
    125
    134
    Age 70
    83.2
    87.2
    52
    23
     
    80.2
    81.3
    132
    138
    Age 75
    85.6
    88.7
    47
    13
     
    82.7
    83.4
    136
    141
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.7
    28
    4
     
    85.6
    86.1
    139
    143
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.2
    12
    3
     
    89.0
    89.3
    144
    147
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Nepal NEPAL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    115.38
    50
     
    80.01
    97
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.84
    160
     
    158.35
    41
    3. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    1.00
    183
    4. Lung Disease
    26.26
    64
     
    100.75
    2
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    12.99
    91
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    24.22
    104
     
    33.25
    77
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.60
    62
     
    20.13
    79
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.39
    117
     
    47.23
    77
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.18
    69
     
    20.52
    67
    10. Liver Disease
    17.85
    80
     
    23.05
    61
    11. Tuberculosis
    16.96
    61
     
    24.24
    52
    12. Kidney Disease
    16.25
    82
     
    21.72
    52
    13. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    5.85
    82
    14. Falls
    14.26
    20
     
    7.34
    63
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.25
    62
     
    7.38
    111
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    112
     
    14.98
    80
    17. Asthma
    9.19
    68
     
    16.38
    26
    18. Low Birth Weight
    9.08
    76
     
    12.57
    57
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.92
    72
     
    9.76
    71
    20. Suicide
    7.27
    126
     
    7.02
    127
    21. Drownings
    7.01
    45
     
    1.43
    138
    22. Other Injuries
    6.57
    115
     
    8.05
    96
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    14.36
    55
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    9.21
    163
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.21
    82
     
    3.41
    130
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    3.02
    170
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    6.44
    25
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.71
    78
     
    36.73
    41
    29. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    3.54
    108
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.89
    136
     
    1.08
    182
    31. Violence
    3.74
    116
     
    3.33
    121
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    83
     
    8.35
    21
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.04
    89
     
    9.59
    58
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    0.43
    176
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    1.41
    182
    36. Epilepsy
    2.35
    67
     
    1.44
    113
    37. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    4.18
    115
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    105
     
    8.80
    11
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    2.59
    87
    40. Encephalitis
    1.49
    35
     
    3.38
    3
    41. Skin Disease
    1.39
    104
     
    1.17
    114
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.09
    158
     
    1.10
    157
    43. Alcohol
    0.96
    129
     
    0.46
    155
    44. Poisonings
    0.95
    82
     
    0.68
    103
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    5.82
    44
    46. Drug Use
    0.84
    124
     
    0.87
    119
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.83
    102
     
    4.42
    53
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    1.11
    156
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    111
     
    4.73
    50
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.55
    152
     
    0.92
    104
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Nepal NEPAL
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    98,253
    19.46
     
    15,450
    9.46
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    58,452
    11.58
     
    30,559
    18.72
    3. Liver Cancer
    27,249
    5.40
     
    206
    0.13
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,468
    4.45
     
    4,921
    3.01
    5. Lung Disease
    22,015
    4.36
     
    19,274
    11.81
    6. Lung Cancers
    21,667
    4.29
     
    2,679
    1.64
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,462
    4.05
     
    6,482
    3.97
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,007
    3.96
     
    10,535
    6.45
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,844
    3.34
     
    3,689
    2.26
    10. Liver Disease
    16,269
    3.22
     
    4,848
    2.97
    11. Tuberculosis
    15,252
    3.02
     
    5,252
    3.22
    12. Kidney Disease
    13,952
    2.76
     
    4,337
    2.66
    13. Stomach Cancer
    13,318
    2.64
     
    1,217
    0.75
    14. Falls
    12,303
    2.44
     
    1,586
    0.97
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9,000
    1.78
     
    2,269
    1.39
    16. HIV/AIDS
    8,944
    1.77
     
    2,280
    1.40
    17. Hypertension
    8,634
    1.71
     
    2,925
    1.79
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,936
    1.57
     
    3,981
    2.44
    19. Asthma
    7,832
    1.55
     
    3,317
    2.03
    20. Suicide
    6,910
    1.37
     
    1,709
    1.05
    21. Drownings
    6,303
    1.25
     
    361
    0.22
    22. Other Injuries
    6,065
    1.20
     
    1,927
    1.18
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5,532
    1.10
     
    739
    0.45
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,162
    1.02
     
    627
    0.38
    25. Oral Cancer
    4,737
    0.94
     
    1,341
    0.82
    26. Leukemia
    4,317
    0.86
     
    890
    0.55
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,057
    0.80
     
    7,882
    4.83
    28. Violence
    3,634
    0.72
     
    933
    0.57
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,417
    0.68
     
    241
    0.15
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,214
    0.64
     
    1,624
    0.99
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,164
    0.63
     
    1,054
    0.65
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,992
    0.59
     
    1,689
    1.03
    33. Birth Trauma
    2,659
    0.53
     
    3,039
    1.86
    34. Epilepsy
    2,194
    0.43
     
    340
    0.21
    35. Lymphomas
    1,580
    0.31
     
    895
    0.55
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1,467
    0.29
     
    45
    0.03
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,361
    0.27
     
    1,860
    1.14
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,346
    0.27
     
    533
    0.33
    39. Encephalitis
    1,329
    0.26
     
    810
    0.50
    40. Skin Disease
    1,205
    0.24
     
    235
    0.14
    41. Other Neoplasms
    948
    0.19
     
    237
    0.15
    42. Alcohol
    924
    0.18
     
    97
    0.06
    43. Poisonings
    904
    0.18
     
    185
    0.11
    44. Maternal Conditions
    832
    0.16
     
    1,242
    0.76
    45. Drug Use
    817
    0.16
     
    221
    0.14
    46. Prostate Cancer
    786
    0.16
     
    121
    0.07
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    0.14
     
    229
    0.14
    48. Meningitis
    682
    0.14
     
    1,098
    0.67
    49. Hepatitis B
    468
    0.09
     
    485
    0.30
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    461
    0.09
     
    170
    0.10
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   Nepal NEPAL
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
     
    1.00
    183
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
     
    12.99
    91
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
     
    5.85
    82
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
     
    14.36
    55
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
     
    9.21
    163
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
     
    3.02
    170
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
     
    6.44
    25
    8. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
     
    3.54
    108
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
     
    0.43
    176
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
     
    1.41
    182
    11. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
     
    4.18
    115
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
     
    2.59
    87
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
     
    5.82
    44
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
     
    1.11
    156
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    165
     
    0.34
    175
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.42
    179
     
    1.52
    118
     
     
     
    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.