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Australia : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2013 life expectancy in Australia is: Male 80.4, female 84.8 and total life expectancy is 82.6 which gives Australia a World Life Expectancy ranking of 6. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Australia by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Australia
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Stroke
3. Alzheimers/Dementia
4. Lung Cancers
5. Prostate Cancer
6. Breast Cancer
7. Lung Disease
8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
9. Diabetes Mellitus
10. Suicide
11. Lymphomas
12. Kidney Disease
13. Pancreas Cancer
14. Skin Cancers
15. Endocrine Disorders
16. Influenza and Pneumonia
17. Road Traffic Accidents
18. Ovary Cancer
19. Leukemia
20. Falls

See full health profile and world rankings for Australia here:  Australia Health Profile