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Canada

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, 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
    10
    4
    6
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
    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
    35
    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
    55.36
    172
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.30
    22
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    4. Lung Disease
    19.01
    118
    5. Stroke
    18.22
    183
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    9. Suicide
    10.54
    83
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.27
    154
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.34
    170
    12. Falls
    7.42
    62
    13. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    15. Liver Disease
    5.73
    160
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.41
    168
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.26
    160
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    95
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    20. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
    21. Other Injuries
    4.21
    159
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.85
    154
    23. Drug Use
    3.85
    18
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.35
    26
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.05
    97
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.44
    167
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    106
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.26
    153
    35. Hypertension
    2.13
    180
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
    38. Violence
    1.77
    143
    39. Alcohol
    1.70
    88
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    9
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    141
    42. Drownings
    0.74
    163
    43. HIV/AIDS
    0.74
    124
    44. Epilepsy
    0.69
    170
    45. Skin Disease
    0.65
    138
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    159
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.61
    171
    48. Fires
    0.47
    154
    49. Poisonings
    0.47
    125
    50. Anemia
    0.45
    87
     
     
    Canada CANADA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    37,876
    17.93
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23,536
    11.14
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,431
    9.67
    4. Lung Disease
    13,408
    6.35
    5. Stroke
    12,693
    6.01
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,463
    4.48
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,834
    3.23
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,391
    3.03
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,785
    2.74
    10. Falls
    5,125
    2.43
    11. Lymphomas
    4,822
    2.28
    12. Prostate Cancer
    4,524
    2.14
    13. Suicide
    4,407
    2.09
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    4,283
    2.03
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,770
    1.78
    16. Liver Disease
    3,288
    1.56
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,181
    1.51
    18. Leukemia
    2,948
    1.40
    19. Other Injuries
    2,468
    1.17
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,428
    1.15
    21. Liver Cancer
    2,403
    1.14
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,358
    1.12
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,204
    1.04
    24. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,160
    1.02
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,100
    0.99
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,072
    0.98
    27. Ovary Cancer
    1,717
    0.81
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,606
    0.76
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,535
    0.73
    30. Drug Use
    1,525
    0.72
    31. Hypertension
    1,467
    0.69
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,455
    0.69
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,331
    0.63
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,102
    0.52
    35. Uterin Cancer
    981
    0.46
    36. Alcohol
    899
    0.43
    37. Violence
    632
    0.30
    38. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.27
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    533
    0.25
    40. Low Birth Weight
    494
    0.23
    41. Skin Disease
    444
    0.21
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.20
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    398
    0.19
    44. Epilepsy
    329
    0.16
    45. Anemia
    326
    0.15
    46. HIV/AIDS
    323
    0.15
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    288
    0.14
    48. Drownings
    288
    0.14
    49. Asthma
    259
    0.12
    50. Fires
    218
    0.10
     
     
    Canada CANADA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
    5. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
    8. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
     
     
    Canada CANADA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.0
    39
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.7
    12.2
    116
    51
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.5
    29.3
    17
    48
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.32
    7

     
    Canada CANADA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    35,623,680
    38
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    99
    Population 0-14
    15.4%
    166
    Population 15-64
    65.9%
    84
    Population 65 +
    18.6%
    23
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.30
    164
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.70
    67
    Fertility Rate
    1.60
    158
    Infant Mortality
    4.50
    159
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    27
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    63
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    56
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    85
    Net Migration
    5.70
    12
    Population Growth
    0.70%
    128
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    35
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    7.1%
    98
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.2
    12
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.3
    10
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $46,400
    24
     
     
     

    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.