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China : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in China is: Male 74.6, female 77.6 and total life expectancy is 76.1 which gives China a World Life Expectancy ranking of 54. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for China by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death China
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Life Expectancy
1. Stroke
2. Coronary Heart Disease
3. Lung Disease
4. Lung Cancers
5. Liver Cancer
6. Stomach Cancer
7. Road Traffic Accidents
8. Hypertension
9. Influenza and Pneumonia
10. Diabetes Mellitus
11. Oesophagus Cancer
12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
13. Suicide
14. Falls
15. Other Injuries
16. Breast Cancer
17. Liver Disease
18. Kidney Disease
19. Alzheimers/Dementia
20. Drownings

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


WHO Publish Date: May 2014