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Costa Rica : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Costa Rica is: Male 77.1, female 82.2 and total life expectancy is 79.6 which gives Costa Rica a World Life Expectancy ranking of 30. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Costa Rica by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

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

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


WHO Publish Date: May 2014