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Denmark

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Denmark 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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    Denmark DENMARK LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    70.4
    74.0
    72.2
    4
    8
    4
    1970
    70.9
    75.9
    73.3
    3
    7
    4
    1980
    71.2
    77.2
    74.1
    13
    13
    12
    1990
    72.0
    77.7
    74.8
    24
    25
    26
    2000
    74.5
    79.2
    76.9
    25
    30
    27
    2010
    77.1
    81.3
    79.2
    25
    29
    28
    2015
    78.6
    82.5
    80.6
    22
    29
    27
     
     
    Denmark DENMARK LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.6
    82.5
    22
    29
    Age 5
    78.9
    82.8
    23
    30
    Age 10
    79.0
    82.8
    23
    30
    Age 15
    79.0
    82.8
    23
    30
    Age 20
    79.1
    82.8
    23
    30
    Age 25
    79.2
    82.9
    23
    31
    Age 30
    79.3
    82.9
    24
    31
    Age 35
    79.4
    83.0
    25
    31
    Age 40
    79.6
    83.1
    27
    32
    Age 45
    79.9
    83.3
    28
    32
    Age 50
    80.3
    83.6
    28
    32
    Age 55
    80.9
    84.0
    30
    32
    Age 60
    81.8
    84.6
    30
    32
    Age 65
    82.8
    85.4
    30
    34
    Age 70
    84.1
    86.3
    34
    35
    Age 75
    85.7
    87.5
    42
    44
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.3
    49
    46
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.7
    58
    46
    Age 90
    93.7
    94.5
    75
    57
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.9
    101
    81
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    133
    98
     
     
    Denmark DENMARK 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
    44.76
    179
    2. Lung Cancers
    34.82
    6
    3. Lung Disease
    31.99
    44
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.69
    31
    5. Stroke
    26.79
    170
    6. Prostate Cancer
    24.16
    46
    7. Breast Cancer
    22.88
    26
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.26
    14
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.12
    140
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.35
    147
    11. Suicide
    9.39
    101
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    9.02
    14
    13. Liver Disease
    8.47
    139
    14. Alcohol
    7.51
    9
    15. Ovary Cancer
    6.61
    22
    16. Lymphomas
    5.99
    66
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    4.93
    102
    18. Bladder Cancer
    4.76
    15
    19. Leukemia
    4.72
    42
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.65
    176
    21. Falls
    4.38
    110
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.27
    47
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    123
    24. Hypertension
    4.12
    161
    25. Liver Cancer
    4.10
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Skin Cancers
    3.91
    12
    27. Oral Cancer
    3.69
    72
    28. Drug Use
    3.65
    21
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.55
    38
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.40
    24
    31. Other Injuries
    3.27
    174
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.89
    177
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    2.75
    171
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.66
    92
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.54
    163
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.23
    110
    37. Low Birth Weight
    2.16
    154
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    161
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.91
    118
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.32
    3
    41. Epilepsy
    1.23
    133
    42. Violence
    1.12
    160
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.63
    27
    44. Fires
    0.63
    143
    45. Anemia
    0.62
    71
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.61
    160
    47. Schizophrenia
    0.54
    11
    48. Asthma
    0.52
    175
    49. Skin Disease
    0.49
    151
    50. Birth Trauma
    0.46
    163
     
     
    Denmark DENMARK TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,410
    12.83
    2. Lung Disease
    3,957
    9.39
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,932
    9.33
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,754
    8.90
    5. Stroke
    3,287
    7.80
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,152
    5.10
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,138
    5.07
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,437
    3.41
    9. Prostate Cancer
    1,362
    3.23
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,306
    3.10
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,024
    2.43
    12. Liver Disease
    766
    1.82
    13. Lymphomas
    699
    1.66
    14. Suicide
    694
    1.65
    15. Alcohol
    640
    1.52
    16. Kidney Disease
    584
    1.39
    17. Bladder Cancer
    576
    1.37
    18. Leukemia
    540
    1.28
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    531
    1.26
    20. Falls
    528
    1.25
    21. Hypertension
    512
    1.21
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    467
    1.11
    23. Stomach Cancer
    460
    1.09
    24. Liver Cancer
    449
    1.07
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    434
    1.03
      Deaths %
    26. Skin Cancers
    417
    0.99
    27. Ovary Cancer
    375
    0.89
    28. Oral Cancer
    373
    0.88
    29. Other Injuries
    361
    0.86
    30. Other Neoplasms
    321
    0.76
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    268
    0.64
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    257
    0.61
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    237
    0.56
    34. Drug Use
    214
    0.51
    35. Uterin Cancer
    201
    0.48
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    190
    0.45
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    149
    0.35
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    131
    0.31
    39. Cervical Cancer
    113
    0.27
    40. Epilepsy
    101
    0.24
    41. Anemia
    80
    0.19
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    80
    0.19
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    77
    0.18
    44. Low Birth Weight
    72
    0.17
    45. Violence
    64
    0.15
    46. Skin Disease
    60
    0.14
    47. Fires
    59
    0.14
    48. Schizophrenia
    54
    0.13
    49. Asthma
    54
    0.13
    50. Drownings
    33
    0.08
     
     
    Denmark DENMARK CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.82
    6
    2. Prostate Cancer
    24.16
    46
    3. Breast Cancer
    22.88
    26
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.26
    14
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.02
    14
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.61
    22
    7. Lymphomas
    5.99
    66
    8. Bladder Cancer
    4.76
    15
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.72
    42
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.27
    47
    11. Stomach Cancer
    4.21
    123
    12. Liver Cancer
    4.10
    128
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.91
    12
    14. Oral Cancer
    3.69
    72
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.55
    38
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    161
     
     
    Denmark DENMARK HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.4
    36
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.6
    16.4
    117
    42
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.3
    17.0
    57
    129
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.56
    3

     
    Denmark DENMARK DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5,605,948
    114
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    128
    Population 0-14
    16.4%
    160
    Population 15-64
    64.4%
    119
    Population 65 +
    19.2%
    19
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.50
    161
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.30
    35
    Fertility Rate
    1.73
    148
    Infant Mortality
    4.00
    167
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    32
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    54
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    97
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    78
    Net Migration
    2.10
    35
    Population Growth
    0.20%
    157
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    37
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    5.8%
    115
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    80.6
    27
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.2
    25
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $49,600
    21
     
     
     

    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.