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Chile
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Chile

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Chile 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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    Chile CHILE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    54.7
    60.0
    57.3
    72
    67
    69
    1970
    59.3
    65.6
    62.4
    77
    67
    68
    1980
    66.0
    72.7
    69.3
    51
    52
    51
    1990
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    35
    32
    34
    2000
    74.0
    80.0
    76.9
    31
    26
    27
    2010
    75.9
    82.1
    79.1
    31
    27
    29
    2015
    77.4
    83.4
    80.5
    29
    24
    28
     
     
    Chile CHILE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    77.4
    83.4
    29
    24
    Age 5
    78.1
    84.0
    28
    17
    Age 10
    78.3
    84.1
    28
    17
    Age 15
    78.4
    84.2
    28
    15
    Age 20
    78.6
    84.3
    28
    15
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.4
    26
    14
    Age 30
    79.1
    84.5
    27
    13
    Age 35
    79.4
    84.6
    27
    11
    Age 40
    79.7
    84.8
    25
    11
    Age 45
    80.1
    85.0
    23
    11
    Age 50
    80.7
    85.3
    23
    11
    Age 55
    81.4
    85.7
    22
    11
    Age 60
    82.3
    86.2
    21
    11
    Age 65
    83.5
    86.9
    20
    10
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.9
    14
    10
    Age 75
    87.0
    89.2
    5
    5
    Age 80
    89.3
    90.9
    3
    5
    Age 85
    92.1
    93.2
    3
    6
    Age 90
    95.3
    96.0
    4
    10
    Age 95
    98.9
    99.3
    6
    10
    Age 100
    102.9
    103.1
    7
    11
     
     
    Chile CHILE TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    40.75
    137
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    39.58
    165
    3. Prostate Cancer
    24.06
    40
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.03
    16
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.03
    120
    6. Hypertension
    18.51
    68
    7. Stomach Cancer
    17.60
    13
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.72
    117
    9. Liver Disease
    14.76
    92
    10. Breast Cancer
    13.83
    109
    11. Lung Cancers
    13.55
    80
    12. Lung Disease
    12.94
    132
    13. Suicide
    12.21
    49
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.11
    124
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.95
    61
    16. Kidney Disease
    10.23
    116
    17. Cervical Cancer
    6.83
    97
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    6.82
    113
    19. Other Injuries
    6.24
    136
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    6.01
    51
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.82
    77
    22. Lymphomas
    5.72
    60
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.61
    103
    24. Low Birth Weight
    4.33
    123
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.24
    127
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Neoplasms
    4.20
    34
    27. Violence
    3.88
    101
    28. Leukemia
    3.69
    95
    29. Falls
    3.59
    117
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    116
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.51
    68
    32. Alcohol
    3.51
    31
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    3.05
    40
    34. Malnutrition
    2.86
    80
    35. Bladder Cancer
    2.29
    78
    36. Drownings
    2.26
    113
    37. HIV/AIDS
    2.24
    106
    38. Uterin Cancer
    2.17
    78
    39. Fires
    2.09
    90
    40. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    61
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.87
    116
    42. Epilepsy
    1.58
    105
    43. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    159
    44. Skin Disease
    1.16
    102
    45. Asthma
    1.07
    136
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.03
    137
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.81
    154
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.65
    153
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.64
    149
    50. Drug Use
    0.64
    110
     
     
    Chile CHILE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    8,391
    11.03
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,046
    10.58
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,440
    5.84
    4. Hypertension
    3,864
    5.08
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,861
    5.08
    6. Stomach Cancer
    3,570
    4.69
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,217
    4.23
    8. Liver Disease
    2,883
    3.79
    9. Lung Cancers
    2,736
    3.60
    10. Lung Disease
    2,692
    3.54
    11. Suicide
    2,262
    2.97
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,221
    2.92
    13. Kidney Disease
    2,111
    2.77
    14. Prostate Cancer
    2,105
    2.77
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,061
    2.71
    16. Breast Cancer
    1,487
    1.96
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    1,217
    1.60
    18. Other Injuries
    1,205
    1.58
    19. Liver Cancer
    1,178
    1.55
    20. Lymphomas
    1,152
    1.51
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    977
    1.28
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    907
    1.19
    23. Other Neoplasms
    852
    1.12
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    842
    1.11
    25. Falls
    730
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Cervical Cancer
    724
    0.95
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    722
    0.95
    28. Leukemia
    711
    0.93
    29. Violence
    701
    0.92
    30. Alcohol
    667
    0.88
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    638
    0.84
    32. Low Birth Weight
    597
    0.78
    33. Malnutrition
    594
    0.78
    34. Bladder Cancer
    470
    0.62
    35. HIV/AIDS
    416
    0.55
    36. Drownings
    399
    0.52
    37. Skin Cancers
    395
    0.52
    38. Fires
    386
    0.51
    39. Tuberculosis
    378
    0.50
    40. Ovary Cancer
    378
    0.50
    41. Epilepsy
    296
    0.39
    42. Skin Disease
    244
    0.32
    43. Oral Cancer
    242
    0.32
    44. Uterin Cancer
    242
    0.32
    45. Asthma
    220
    0.29
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    213
    0.28
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    165
    0.22
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    127
    0.17
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    122
    0.16
    50. Drug Use
    121
    0.16
     
     
    Chile CHILE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.06
    40
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.60
    13
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.83
    109
    4. Lung Cancers
    13.55
    80
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.95
    61
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.83
    97
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.01
    51
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.82
    77
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    5.72
    60
    10. Leukemia
    3.69
    95
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.54
    116
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.51
    68
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.29
    78
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.17
    78
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    61
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    159
     
     
    Chile CHILE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.3
    45
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    40.0
    36.0
    46
    4
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    23.3
    32.2
    43
    43
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.705
    23

     
    Chile CHILE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    17,650,114
    63
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    20.3 %
    134
    Population 15-64
    69.2 %
    38
    Population 65 +
    10.5 %
    60
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.70
    130
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.10
    136
    Fertility Rate
    1.81
    132
    Infant Mortality
    6.70
    149
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    129
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    115
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.72
    137
    Net Migration
    0.30
    54
    Population Growth
    0.80 %
    123
    Literacy Total
    98.6 %
    51
    Literacy Male
    97.6 %
    50
    Literacy Female
    97.4 %
    40
    Unemployment
    6.3 %
    114
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    80.5
    28
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    70.5
    29
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $23,800
    53
     
     
     

    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.