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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, 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
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
    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
    71
    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
    80.16
    143
    2. Stroke
    53.03
    132
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    42.96
    81
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.28
    85
    5. Violence
    29.50
    11
    6. Lung Disease
    26.57
    62
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.96
    72
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.71
    66
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    103
    10. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    87
    11. Liver Disease
    11.73
    116
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.71
    111
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.71
    149
    14. Hypertension
    9.70
    115
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.49
    78
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.80
    42
    17. Stomach Cancer
    8.57
    58
    18. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    92
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.00
    100
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7.56
    65
    21. Falls
    7.47
    61
    22. Other Injuries
    6.66
    113
    23. HIV/AIDS
    6.50
    82
    24. Suicide
    6.04
    136
    25. Low Birth Weight
    5.84
    106
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    102
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.83
    41
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4.81
    70
    29. Lymphomas
    4.58
    104
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    56
    31. Alcohol
    4.03
    21
    32. Malnutrition
    3.99
    70
    33. Leukemia
    3.94
    89
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.33
    134
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.87
    95
    36. Drownings
    2.85
    106
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.82
    100
    38. Tuberculosis
    2.74
    108
    39. Chagas disease
    2.59
    3
    40. Skin Disease
    2.37
    74
    41. Bladder Cancer
    2.19
    80
    42. Other Neoplasms
    2.12
    112
    43. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    60
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.86
    45
    45. Uterin Cancer
    1.84
    101
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.71
    126
    47. Epilepsy
    1.34
    120
    48. Asthma
    1.31
    134
    49. Anemia
    1.15
    58
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.08
    129
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    164,557
    15.56
    2. Stroke
    107,977
    10.21
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    85,933
    8.12
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    63,956
    6.05
    5. Violence
    63,349
    5.99
    6. Lung Disease
    53,466
    5.05
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    47,068
    4.45
    8. Lung Cancers
    28,427
    2.69
    9. Liver Disease
    25,344
    2.40
    10. Kidney Disease
    23,864
    2.26
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21,095
    1.99
    12. Hypertension
    19,705
    1.86
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19,689
    1.86
    14. Breast Cancer
    18,357
    1.74
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    18,188
    1.72
    16. Stomach Cancer
    17,796
    1.68
    17. Prostate Cancer
    16,632
    1.57
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    15,544
    1.47
    19. Falls
    15,250
    1.44
    20. HIV/AIDS
    14,338
    1.36
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    14,031
    1.33
    22. Other Injuries
    13,757
    1.30
    23. Suicide
    13,065
    1.24
    24. Liver Cancer
    10,312
    0.97
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    10,170
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    9,948
    0.94
    27. Low Birth Weight
    9,900
    0.94
    28. Lymphomas
    9,538
    0.90
    29. Oral Cancer
    9,245
    0.87
    30. Cervical Cancer
    9,238
    0.87
    31. Alcohol
    8,826
    0.83
    32. Leukemia
    8,096
    0.77
    33. Malnutrition
    7,870
    0.74
    34. Drownings
    5,960
    0.56
    35. Tuberculosis
    5,821
    0.55
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,446
    0.51
    37. Chagas disease
    5,351
    0.51
    38. Birth Trauma
    4,866
    0.46
    39. Skin Disease
    4,774
    0.45
    40. Bladder Cancer
    4,446
    0.42
    41. Other Neoplasms
    4,369
    0.41
    42. Skin Cancers
    4,129
    0.39
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3,824
    0.36
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    3,684
    0.35
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,523
    0.33
    46. Epilepsy
    2,814
    0.27
    47. Asthma
    2,656
    0.25
    48. Anemia
    2,346
    0.22
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,289
    0.22
    50. Uterin Cancer
    2,117
    0.20
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.71
    66
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.79
    103
    3. Lung Cancers
    13.71
    87
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.49
    78
    5. Stomach Cancer
    8.57
    58
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    92
    7. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    102
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.83
    41
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.81
    70
    10. Lymphomas
    4.58
    104
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.36
    56
    12. Leukemia
    3.94
    89
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.33
    134
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.19
    80
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.00
    60
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.84
    101
     
     
    Brazil BRAZIL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.8
    75
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    19.3
    11.3
    110
    55
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    18.5
    25.4
    87
    77
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.42
    27

     
    Brazil BRAZIL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    207,353,391
    5
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    119
    Population 0-14
    22.3%
    122
    Population 15-64
    69.3%
    36
    Population 65 +
    8.3%
    73
    Birth Rate / 1000
    14.10
    125
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.70
    122
    Fertility Rate
    1.75
    144
    Infant Mortality
    17.50
    92
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    69
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    114
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.98
    128
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.74
    131
    Net Migration
    -0.10
    86
    Population Growth
    0.70%
    127
    Literacy Total
    92.6%
    108
    Literacy Male
    92.2%
    81
    Literacy Female
    92.9%
    70
    Unemployment
    13.1%
    46
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.0
    68
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    65.5
    82
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $15,500
    82
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.