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HEALTH PROFILE : China

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China

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for China 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 2011 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    China CHINA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
    2000
    69.9
    73.0
    71.4
    58
    84
    67
    2011
    74.1
    77.2
    75.6
    46
    79
    58
     
     
    China CHINA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.1
    77.2
    46
    79
    Age 5
    75.2
    78.3
    47
    75
    Age 10
    75.2
    78.4
    47
    76
    Age 15
    75.3
    78.4
    48
    76
    Age 20
    75.5
    78.6
    49
    76
    Age 25
    75.7
    78.8
    49
    75
    Age 30
    76.0
    79.0
    49
    76
    Age 35
    76.3
    79.2
    50
    76
    Age 40
    76.6
    79.4
    51
    75
    Age 45
    77.0
    79.7
    55
    77
    Age 50
    77.4
    80.1
    61
    79
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.6
    67
    82
    Age 60
    78.9
    81.2
    70
    86
    Age 65
    80.0
    82.2
    77
    88
    Age 70
    81.7
    83.5
    83
    88
    Age 75
    84.0
    85.4
    89
    90
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.7
    100
    92
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.6
    103
    93
    Age 90
    93.0
    93.4
    148
    124
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.4
    162
    141
    Age 100
    101.5
    101.7
    181
    177
     
     
    China CHINA 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
    161.86
    20
    2. Lung Disease
    99.93
    2
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    79.72
    137
    4. Lung Cancers
    33.52
    12
    5. Liver Cancer
    26.97
    7
    6. Stomach Cancer
    25.95
    3
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.75
    67
    8. Other Injuries
    15.83
    71
    9. Hypertension
    15.83
    139
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    15.55
    6
    11. Influenza & Pneumonia
    14.91
    152
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.42
    146
    13. Suicide
    12.13
    43
    14. Tuberculosis
    11.41
    84
    15. Falls
    8.84
    18
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.43
    80
    17. Liver Disease
    8.12
    114
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.67
    90
    19. Birth Trauma
    6.62
    75
    20. Breast Cancer
    6.43
    183
    21. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.37
    11
    22. Drownings
    6.19
    40
    23. Kidney Disease
    6.12
    155
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.97
    121
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    4.76
    138
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Leukemia
    4.09
    82
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.60
    91
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.19
    112
    29. Poisonings
    3.16
    77
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    3.01
    105
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.54
    104
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.53
    110
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.44
    139
    34. Hepatitis B
    2.38
    34
    35. HIV/AIDS
    2.28
    103
    36. Lymphomas
    1.91
    183
    37. Parkinson Disease
    1.73
    97
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.67
    171
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.65
    125
    40. Bladder Cancer
    1.63
    121
    41. Violence
    1.54
    142
    42. Epilepsy
    1.48
    110
    43. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    76
    44. Asthma
    1.30
    145
    45. Prostate Cancer
    1.16
    178
    46. Upper Respiratory
    1.14
    65
    47. Meningitis
    1.08
    121
    48. Hepatitis C
    1.02
    34
    49. Malnutrition
    0.90
    114
    50. Fires
    0.87
    128
     
     
    China CHINA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,125,802
    23.92
    2. Lung Disease
    1,287,089
    14.48
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,040,692
    11.71
    4. Lung Cancers
    460,856
    5.19
    5. Liver Cancer
    380,491
    4.28
    6. Stomach Cancer
    354,829
    3.99
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    292,481
    3.29
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    212,537
    2.39
    9. Other Injuries
    209,836
    2.36
    10. Hypertension
    205,689
    2.31
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    179,701
    2.02
    12. Influenza & Pneumonia
    172,539
    1.94
    13. Suicide
    170,143
    1.91
    14. Tuberculosis
    158,260
    1.78
    15. Falls
    116,568
    1.31
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    115,155
    1.30
    17. Liver Disease
    113,162
    1.27
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    85,900
    0.97
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,829
    0.97
    20. Kidney Disease
    83,491
    0.94
    21. Drownings
    76,746
    0.86
    22. Birth Trauma
    65,566
    0.74
    23. Low Birth Weight
    59,117
    0.67
    24. Leukemia
    55,565
    0.63
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    50,652
    0.57
      Deaths %
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    47,876
    0.54
    27. Breast Cancer
    46,491
    0.52
    28. Poisonings
    43,938
    0.49
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    41,194
    0.46
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    40,477
    0.46
    31. Oral Cancer
    35,808
    0.40
    32. Cervical Cancer
    34,709
    0.39
    33. Other Neoplasms
    34,091
    0.38
    34. HIV/AIDS
    33,951
    0.38
    35. Hepatitis B
    33,814
    0.38
    36. Lymphomas
    26,519
    0.30
    37. Parkinson Disease
    22,553
    0.25
    38. Bladder Cancer
    21,807
    0.25
    39. Violence
    21,592
    0.24
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    20,916
    0.24
    41. Asthma
    19,335
    0.22
    42. Uterin Cancer
    19,273
    0.22
    43. Epilepsy
    19,239
    0.22
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    18,156
    0.20
    45. Prostate Cancer
    15,413
    0.17
    46. Hepatitis C
    14,384
    0.16
    47. Upper Respiratory
    12,929
    0.15
    48. Ovary Cancer
    11,835
    0.13
    49. Meningitis
    11,792
    0.13
    50. Malnutrition
    11,660
    0.13
     
     
    China CHINA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    33.52
    12
    2. Liver Cancer
    26.97
    7
    3. Stomach Cancer
    25.95
    3
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    15.55
    6
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.43
    80
    6. Breast Cancer
    6.43
    183
    7. Leukemia
    4.09
    82
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    3.01
    105
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.54
    104
      Rate World Rank
    10. Other Neoplasms
    2.53
    110
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.44
    139
    12. Lymphomas
    1.91
    183
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.63
    121
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    76
    15. Prostate Cancer
    1.16
    178
    16. Ovary Cancer
    0.84
    185
    17. Skin Cancers
    0.57
    150
     
     
    China CHINA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.9
    93
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    59.5
    3.7
    8
    96
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    1.8
    2.6
    150
    172
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    210
    79

     
    China CHINA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1,338,612,968
    1
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.06
    16
    Population 0-14
    19.8 %
    143
    Population 15-64
    72.1 %
    10
    Population 65 +
    8.1 %
    64
    Birth Rate / 1000
    14.00
    136
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.06
    113
    Fertility Rate
    1.79
    139
    Infant Mortality
    12.60
    117
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.10
    6
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.13
    4
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.06
    21
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.91
    31
    Net Migrattion
    -0.39
    86
    Population Growth
    0.66
    129
    Literacy Total
    90.9
    93
    Literacy Male
    95.1
    75
    Literacy Female
    86.5
    101
    Unemployment
    4.0
    129
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.6
    58
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.0
    62
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $6,000
    105
     
     
     

    Latest WHO data (2010), Death Rates are age-standardized, total deaths are % of population