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Brazil
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Brazil

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Brazil including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Brazil BRAZIL LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
    1970
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
    1980
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
    1990
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
    2000
    66.6
    74.3
    70.4
    94
    74
    84
    2010
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
    2015
    71.4
    78.7
    75.0
    79
    56
    68
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.7
    79
    56
    Age 5
    72.7
    79.9
    81
    51
    Age 10
    72.8
    79.9
    81
    52
    Age 15
    72.9
    80.0
    81
    52
    Age 20
    73.5
    80.2
    78
    52
    Age 25
    74.2
    80.3
    73
    50
    Age 30
    74.8
    80.5
    68
    50
    Age 35
    75.4
    80.8
    61
    50
    Age 40
    76.0
    81.0
    62
    50
    Age 45
    76.7
    81.4
    62
    50
    Age 50
    77.5
    81.9
    58
    48
    Age 55
    78.5
    82.5
    58
    48
    Age 60
    79.8
    83.3
    53
    49
    Age 65
    81.2
    84.3
    52
    48
    Age 70
    83.1
    85.7
    51
    49
    Age 75
    85.2
    87.3
    54
    48
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.3
    56
    48
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.8
    60
    41
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.8
    65
    37
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.5
    70
    37
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.5
    72
    31
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL 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
    74.74
    117
    2. Stroke
    66.71
    113
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    43.59
    73
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.74
    51
    5. Hypertension
    33.67
    18
    6. Violence
    30.53
    13
    7. Lung Disease
    24.52
    51
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.13
    42
    9. Prostate Cancer
    22.82
    47
    10. Breast Cancer
    16.91
    81
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.98
    73
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.56
    26
    13. Liver Disease
    12.19
    104
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.95
    67
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.81
    58
    16. Kidney Disease
    9.48
    121
    17. Stomach Cancer
    9.10
    50
    18. Cervical Cancer
    8.62
    78
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    8.45
    63
    20. Falls
    8.09
    55
    21. Other Injuries
    7.94
    117
    22. HIV/AIDS
    7.54
    75
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.58
    116
    24. Suicide
    5.85
    112
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.63
    106
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.42
    34
    27. Liver Cancer
    5.30
    88
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    5.20
    58
    29. Lymphomas
    4.82
    79
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.70
    47
    31. Alcohol
    4.33
    22
    32. Malnutrition
    4.21
    70
    33. Leukemia
    4.17
    68
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    94
    35. Drownings
    3.28
    92
    36. Tuberculosis
    3.08
    101
    37. Chagas disease
    3.05
    2
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.82
    99
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.80
    99
    40. Other Neoplasms
    2.63
    86
    41. Skin Disease
    2.45
    68
    42. Bladder Cancer
    2.35
    75
    43. Skin Cancers
    2.25
    45
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    87
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.91
    109
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.88
    83
    47. Asthma
    1.62
    121
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.50
    122
    49. Anemia
    1.47
    63
    50. Epilepsy
    1.36
    116
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    138,983
    12.85
    2. Stroke
    123,092
    11.38
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80,275
    7.42
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    73,345
    6.78
    5. Violence
    62,759
    5.80
    6. Hypertension
    61,993
    5.73
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    48,653
    4.50
    8. Lung Disease
    44,754
    4.14
    9. Lung Cancers
    27,924
    2.58
    10. Liver Disease
    23,932
    2.21
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    22,668
    2.10
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18,624
    1.72
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    18,446
    1.70
    14. Prostate Cancer
    17,831
    1.65
    15. Kidney Disease
    17,627
    1.63
    16. Breast Cancer
    17,516
    1.62
    17. Stomach Cancer
    17,035
    1.57
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    15,959
    1.47
    19. HIV/AIDS
    15,429
    1.43
    20. Other Injuries
    15,411
    1.42
    21. Falls
    15,107
    1.40
    22. Suicide
    11,821
    1.09
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    11,421
    1.06
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    10,263
    0.95
    25. Liver Cancer
    9,938
    0.92
      Deaths %
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    9,683
    0.89
    27. Low Birth Weight
    9,438
    0.87
    28. Lymphomas
    9,087
    0.84
    29. Oral Cancer
    8,981
    0.83
    30. Cervical Cancer
    8,950
    0.83
    31. Alcohol
    8,697
    0.80
    32. Leukemia
    7,933
    0.73
    33. Malnutrition
    7,703
    0.71
    34. Drownings
    6,537
    0.60
    35. Tuberculosis
    6,008
    0.56
    36. Chagas disease
    5,709
    0.53
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,120
    0.47
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4,940
    0.46
    39. Birth Trauma
    4,696
    0.43
    40. Skin Disease
    4,540
    0.42
    41. Bladder Cancer
    4,307
    0.40
    42. Skin Cancers
    4,226
    0.39
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3,954
    0.37
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,573
    0.33
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    3,399
    0.31
    46. Asthma
    3,024
    0.28
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,887
    0.27
    48. Anemia
    2,729
    0.25
    49. Epilepsy
    2,674
    0.25
    50. Hepatitis C
    2,611
    0.24
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.82
    47
    2. Breast Cancer
    16.91
    81
    3. Lung Cancers
    14.98
    73
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.95
    67
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.10
    50
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.62
    78
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.42
    34
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.30
    88
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.20
    58
    10. Lymphomas
    4.82
    79
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.70
    47
    12. Leukemia
    4.17
    68
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.84
    94
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.35
    75
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.25
    45
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.94
    87
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.1
    48
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.3
    11.3
    110
    55
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.3
    22.7
    94
    100
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.952
    16

     
    Brazil BRAZIL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    205,823,665
    6
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    22.8 %
    120
    Population 15-64
    69.2 %
    39
    Population 65 +
    8.1 %
    73
    Birth Rate / 1000
    14.30
    126
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.60
    125
    Fertility Rate
    1.76
    142
    Infant Mortality
    18.00
    93
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    130
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.74
    128
    Net Migration
    -0.10
    86
    Population Growth
    0.75 %
    128
    Literacy Total
    90.4 %
    109
    Literacy Male
    92.2 %
    80
    Literacy Female
    92.9 %
    68
    Unemployment
    9.0 %
    88
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.0
    68
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.5
    82
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $15,800
    76
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.