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HEALTH PROFILE: Malaysia

Malaysia
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Malaysia

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Malaysia. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Malaysia Population Pyramid
 
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    Malaysia
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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 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 No Macedonia 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
    Malaysia MALAYSIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    52.8
    55.9
    54.3
    80
    81
    81
    1970
    60.0
    63.2
    61.6
    71
    74
    76
    1980
    65.0
    68.8
    66.9
    60
    76
    68
    1990
    68.2
    72.5
    70.3
    53
    74
    60
    2000
    70.2
    74.9
    72.4
    55
    66
    63
    2010
    71.9
    76.5
    74.1
    62
    77
    67
    2016
    73.2
    77.6
    75.3
    63
    80
    71
    Malaysia MALAYSIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.2
    77.6
    63
    80
    Age 5
    73.8
    78.2
    70
    84
    Age 10
    73.9
    78.3
    70
    84
    Age 15
    74.0
    78.4
    71
    84
    Age 20
    74.3
    78.4
    70
    84
    Age 25
    74.6
    78.5
    70
    85
    Age 30
    74.8
    78.7
    72
    87
    Age 35
    75.1
    78.8
    77
    89
    Age 40
    75.5
    79.0
    76
    90
    Age 45
    76.0
    79.3
    76
    91
    Age 50
    76.7
    79.7
    74
    91
    Age 55
    77.6
    80.3
    73
    92
    Age 60
    78.9
    81.1
    71
    90
    Age 65
    80.3
    82.1
    72
    91
    Age 70
    82.1
    83.3
    71
    92
    Age 75
    84.4
    85.1
    70
    94
    Age 80
    86.9
    87.2
    75
    101
    Age 85
    89.8
    90.1
    86
    104
    Malaysia MALAYSIA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    157.39
    64
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.29
    53
    3. Stroke
    62.64
    107
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.38
    27
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.40
    65
    6. HIV/AIDS
    23.28
    48
    7. Lung Disease
    22.98
    89
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.53
    39
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    20.29
    119
    10. Lung Cancers
    19.19
    62
    11. Kidney Disease
    15.09
    93
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.90
    71
    13. Liver Disease
    9.96
    125
    14. Liver Cancer
    7.78
    53
    15. Other Injuries
    6.95
    105
    16. Suicide
    6.17
    129
    17. Prostate Cancer
    5.77
    160
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.59
    46
    19. Tuberculosis
    5.41
    88
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.35
    95
    21. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.33
    63
    22. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    127
    23. Lymphomas
    4.82
    110
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    4.76
    135
    25. Skin Disease
    4.41
    40
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.35
    63
    27. Asthma
    4.33
    82
    28. Leukemia
    4.03
    78
    29. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    125
    30. Violence
    3.94
    112
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    90
    32. Other Neoplasms
    3.50
    59
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.34
    140
    34. Falls
    3.01
    143
    35. Hypertension
    2.74
    168
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    144
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    2.55
    75
    38. Drownings
    2.25
    119
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.20
    105
    40. Uterin Cancer
    1.81
    105
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.67
    95
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    136
    43. Meningitis
    1.41
    81
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    144
    45. Alcohol
    1.32
    116
    46. Dengue
    1.26
    11
    47. Drug Use
    1.26
    76
    48. Birth Trauma
    1.21
    128
    49. Fires
    1.20
    109
    50. Encephalitis
    1.18
    61
    Malaysia MALAYSIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    34,766
    24.69
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,913
    9.88
    3. Stroke
    13,799
    9.80
    4. HIV/AIDS
    7,021
    4.99
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,855
    4.87
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6,818
    4.84
    7. Lung Disease
    4,899
    3.48
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,730
    3.36
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,635
    3.29
    10. Kidney Disease
    3,465
    2.46
    11. Breast Cancer
    2,807
    1.99
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,666
    1.89
    13. Liver Disease
    2,480
    1.76
    14. Liver Cancer
    1,976
    1.40
    15. Other Injuries
    1,855
    1.32
    16. Suicide
    1,726
    1.23
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    1,421
    1.01
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,346
    0.96
    19. Tuberculosis
    1,288
    0.91
    20. Lymphomas
    1,276
    0.91
    21. Violence
    1,268
    0.90
    22. Oral Cancer
    1,164
    0.83
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,141
    0.81
    24. Leukemia
    1,120
    0.80
    25. Asthma
    1,069
    0.76
      Deaths %
    26. Low Birth Weight
    989
    0.70
    27. Skin Disease
    989
    0.70
    28. Stomach Cancer
    945
    0.67
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    912
    0.65
    30. Other Neoplasms
    881
    0.63
    31. Ovary Cancer
    752
    0.53
    32. Falls
    684
    0.49
    33. Drownings
    648
    0.46
    34. Cervical Cancer
    645
    0.46
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    632
    0.45
    36. Hypertension
    599
    0.43
    37. Prostate Cancer
    594
    0.42
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    518
    0.37
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    488
    0.35
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    407
    0.29
    41. Meningitis
    383
    0.27
    42. Dengue
    365
    0.26
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    363
    0.26
    44. Birth Trauma
    359
    0.25
    45. Alcohol
    359
    0.25
    46. Drug Use
    343
    0.24
    47. Encephalitis
    323
    0.23
    48. Bladder Cancer
    309
    0.22
    49. Fires
    299
    0.21
    50. Hepatitis B
    260
    0.18
    Malaysia MALAYSIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    20.53
    39
    2. Lung Cancers
    19.19
    62
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.90
    71
    4. Liver Cancer
    7.78
    53
    5. Prostate Cancer
    5.77
    160
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.59
    46
    7. Cervical Cancer
    4.87
    127
    8. Lymphomas
    4.82
    110
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.35
    63
    10. Leukemia
    4.03
    78
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.00
    125
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    3.66
    90
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.81
    105
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    136
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    144
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    141
    Malaysia MALAYSIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.9
    164
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    43.0
    1.4
    35
    111
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    13.0
    17.9
    116
    128
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.32
    34
    Malaysia MALAYSIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    31.382m
    41
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.03
    32
    Population 0-14
    27.8%
    79
    Population 15-64
    66.1%
    78
    Population 65 +
    6.1%
    101
    Birth Rate / 1000
    19.10
    80
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.10
    165
    Fertility Rate
    2.50
    73
    Infant Mortality
    12.50
    110
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    14
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    39
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    52
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    28
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    99
    Population Growth
    1.40%
    74
    Literacy Total
    94.6%
    93
    Literacy Male
    96.2%
    66
    Literacy Female
    93.2%
    67
    Unemployment
    3.4%
    153
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    75.3
    71
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    66.6
    67
    GDP per Capita USD
    $28,900
    47

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.