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View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Canada 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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    Canada CANADA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    11
    4
    6
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
    2000
    76.6
    81.9
    79.2
    8
    8
    6
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
    2015
    80.2
    84.1
    82.2
    8
    11
    12
     
     
    Canada CANADA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.2
    84.1
    8
    11
    Age 5
    80.6
    84.5
    8
    10
    Age 10
    80.6
    84.5
    8
    10
    Age 15
    80.7
    84.5
    8
    10
    Age 20
    80.8
    84.6
    8
    10
    Age 25
    81.0
    84.7
    9
    10
    Age 30
    81.2
    84.8
    9
    10
    Age 35
    81.4
    84.9
    8
    10
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.0
    7
    10
    Age 45
    81.9
    85.2
    7
    9
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.5
    7
    9
    Age 55
    82.8
    85.9
    6
    9
    Age 60
    83.5
    86.4
    6
    9
    Age 65
    84.4
    87.1
    6
    9
    Age 70
    85.5
    88.0
    6
    8
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.1
    7
    7
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.6
    10
    9
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.5
    23
    18
    Age 90
    94.2
    95.1
    36
    22
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.5
    46
    33
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.4
    68
    49
     
     
    Canada CANADA 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
    56.36
    145
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    35.50
    3
    3. Lung Cancers
    34.71
    13
    4. Stroke
    21.32
    171
    5. Breast Cancer
    18.53
    66
    6. Lung Disease
    17.49
    97
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.42
    38
    8. Prostate Cancer
    14.80
    100
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.01
    140
    10. Suicide
    10.00
    70
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.66
    151
    12. Lymphomas
    7.68
    18
    13. Falls
    7.52
    63
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    7.30
    41
    15. Kidney Disease
    6.33
    141
    16. Liver Disease
    6.22
    144
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.87
    88
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.86
    151
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.44
    53
    20. Other Injuries
    5.16
    148
    21. Leukemia
    4.99
    34
    22. Hypertension
    4.08
    163
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.03
    120
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.85
    40
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    3.81
    145
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.76
    60
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.64
    128
    28. Skin Cancers
    3.29
    17
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.09
    39
    30. Alcohol
    3.04
    37
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    47
    32. Low Birth Weight
    2.86
    139
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.82
    155
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.53
    91
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.44
    102
    36. Drug Use
    2.29
    49
    37. Oral Cancer
    2.20
    114
    38. Cervical Cancer
    2.17
    149
    39. Violence
    1.88
    133
    40. Poisonings
    1.77
    68
    41. Hepatitis C
    1.12
    10
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.00
    134
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.97
    11
    44. Epilepsy
    0.96
    137
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.86
    118
    46. Drownings
    0.79
    154
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.74
    148
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.73
    159
    49. Fires
    0.69
    135
    50. Anemia
    0.66
    87
     
     
    Canada CANADA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    34,331
    16.80
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23,541
    11.52
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,187
    9.88
    4. Stroke
    13,465
    6.59
    5. Lung Disease
    11,105
    5.43
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,070
    4.44
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,630
    3.24
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,638
    2.76
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,405
    2.64
    10. Falls
    4,678
    2.29
    11. Lymphomas
    4,520
    2.21
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,243
    2.08
    13. Prostate Cancer
    4,178
    2.04
    14. Kidney Disease
    4,012
    1.96
    15. Suicide
    3,983
    1.95
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    3,246
    1.59
    17. Liver Disease
    3,117
    1.53
    18. Leukemia
    2,851
    1.40
    19. Other Injuries
    2,636
    1.29
    20. Hypertension
    2,572
    1.26
    21. Bladder Cancer
    2,386
    1.17
    22. Liver Cancer
    2,286
    1.12
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,239
    1.10
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,107
    1.03
    25. Stomach Cancer
    2,091
    1.02
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    2,038
    1.00
    27. Skin Cancers
    1,787
    0.87
    28. Ovary Cancer
    1,615
    0.79
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,562
    0.76
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,523
    0.75
    31. Other Neoplasms
    1,490
    0.73
    32. Alcohol
    1,373
    0.67
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,224
    0.60
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,050
    0.51
    35. Uterin Cancer
    920
    0.45
    36. Drug Use
    893
    0.44
    37. Poisonings
    692
    0.34
    38. Low Birth Weight
    630
    0.31
    39. Violence
    626
    0.31
    40. Cervical Cancer
    558
    0.27
    41. Hepatitis C
    520
    0.25
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    507
    0.25
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    451
    0.22
    44. Anemia
    433
    0.21
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    422
    0.21
    46. HIV/AIDS
    372
    0.18
    47. Epilepsy
    371
    0.18
    48. Skin Disease
    355
    0.17
    49. Drownings
    293
    0.14
    50. Fires
    286
    0.14
     
     
    Canada CANADA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.71
    13
    2. Breast Cancer
    18.53
    66
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.42
    38
    4. Prostate Cancer
    14.80
    100
    5. Lymphomas
    7.68
    18
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.30
    41
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.44
    53
    8. Leukemia
    4.99
    34
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.03
    120
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.85
    40
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.76
    60
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.64
    128
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.29
    17
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    47
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.20
    114
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.17
    149
     
     
    Canada CANADA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.3
    37
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.7
    12.2
    116
    51
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    26.8
    29.1
    25
    58
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.404
    6

     
    Canada CANADA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    35,362,905
    39
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    101
    Population 0-14
    15.4 %
    167
    Population 15-64
    66.4 %
    74
    Population 65 +
    18.2 %
    24
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.30
    165
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.50
    72
    Fertility Rate
    1.60
    157
    Infant Mortality
    4.60
    157
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    54
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    87
    Net Migration
    5.70
    12
    Population Growth
    0.74 %
    130
    Literacy Total
    99.0 %
    25
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    6.9 %
    104
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.2
    12
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.3
    10
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $45,900
    22
     
     
     

    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.