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View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Germany 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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    Germany GERMANY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.9
    72.3
    69.5
    19
    21
    18
    1970
    67.4
    73.7
    70.5
    23
    23
    23
    1980
    69.4
    76.1
    72.6
    27
    20
    26
    1990
    72.0
    78.6
    75.2
    25
    19
    22
    2000
    75.0
    81.0
    77.9
    23
    14
    19
    2010
    77.5
    82.6
    80.1
    21
    22
    22
    2015
    78.7
    83.4
    81.0
    21
    25
    24
     
     
    Germany GERMANY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.4
    21
    25
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.6
    21
    26
    Age 10
    79.0
    83.7
    21
    26
    Age 15
    79.1
    83.7
    21
    26
    Age 20
    79.2
    83.7
    21
    26
    Age 25
    79.3
    83.8
    22
    26
    Age 30
    79.4
    83.9
    22
    26
    Age 35
    79.6
    83.9
    23
    26
    Age 40
    79.8
    84.0
    23
    26
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.2
    27
    26
    Age 50
    80.4
    84.5
    27
    27
    Age 55
    81.0
    84.8
    28
    28
    Age 60
    81.9
    85.4
    29
    28
    Age 65
    83.1
    86.1
    29
    28
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.9
    29
    29
    Age 75
    86.0
    88.0
    30
    32
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.4
    39
    42
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    48
    54
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.4
    66
    67
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.0
    72
    74
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.1
    84
    86
     
     
    Germany GERMANY 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
    62.93
    133
    2. Lung Cancers
    27.78
    30
    3. Stroke
    27.32
    163
    4. Breast Cancer
    21.84
    32
    5. Prostate Cancer
    15.98
    93
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.17
    41
    7. Hypertension
    15.05
    104
    8. Lung Disease
    14.98
    117
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.39
    25
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.43
    138
    11. Liver Disease
    10.72
    110
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.86
    149
    13. Suicide
    9.59
    74
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    9.24
    14
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.53
    128
    16. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    31
    17. Lymphomas
    6.30
    46
    18. Stomach Cancer
    6.13
    74
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    96
    20. Falls
    5.17
    92
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.91
    122
    22. Leukemia
    4.66
    44
    23. Alcohol
    4.59
    15
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.49
    105
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.34
    59
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    3.95
    162
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.94
    160
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.68
    66
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    3.38
    154
    30. Other Neoplasms
    3.36
    61
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    3.32
    28
    32. Bladder Cancer
    3.12
    55
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.72
    142
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.49
    34
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.39
    105
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    68
    37. Low Birth Weight
    2.19
    147
    38. Epilepsy
    1.80
    92
    39. Drug Use
    1.34
    76
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.31
    133
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.09
    132
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    16
    43. Violence
    0.70
    160
    44. Asthma
    0.67
    156
    45. Skin Disease
    0.66
    126
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.51
    157
    47. Hepatitis C
    0.50
    42
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.48
    127
    49. Drownings
    0.39
    170
    50. Anemia
    0.36
    110
     
     
    Germany GERMANY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    132,851
    20.09
    2. Stroke
    59,883
    9.06
    3. Lung Cancers
    45,785
    6.92
    4. Hypertension
    34,769
    5.26
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32,074
    4.85
    6. Lung Disease
    30,591
    4.63
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28,606
    4.33
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    24,194
    3.66
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,138
    3.20
    10. Breast Cancer
    19,577
    2.96
    11. Kidney Disease
    17,106
    2.59
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    16,832
    2.55
    13. Prostate Cancer
    14,846
    2.25
    14. Liver Disease
    14,480
    2.19
    15. Lymphomas
    11,889
    1.80
    16. Stomach Cancer
    10,959
    1.66
    17. Suicide
    10,744
    1.63
    18. Falls
    10,600
    1.60
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    8,823
    1.33
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    8,798
    1.33
    21. Leukemia
    8,392
    1.27
    22. Liver Cancer
    8,004
    1.21
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    7,855
    1.19
    24. Other Neoplasms
    6,910
    1.05
    25. Bladder Cancer
    6,362
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Other Injuries
    6,260
    0.95
    27. Oral Cancer
    6,063
    0.92
    28. Ovary Cancer
    5,901
    0.89
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,790
    0.88
    30. Alcohol
    5,376
    0.81
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,347
    0.81
    32. Skin Cancers
    4,124
    0.62
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,654
    0.55
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,703
    0.41
    35. Epilepsy
    2,558
    0.39
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2,501
    0.38
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,443
    0.37
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,967
    0.30
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    1,888
    0.29
    40. Skin Disease
    1,397
    0.21
    41. Drug Use
    1,263
    0.19
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,224
    0.19
    43. Asthma
    1,129
    0.17
    44. Low Birth Weight
    854
    0.13
    45. Anemia
    832
    0.13
    46. Hepatitis C
    741
    0.11
    47. Violence
    650
    0.10
    48. HIV/AIDS
    490
    0.07
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    437
    0.07
    50. Fires
    422
    0.06
     
     
    Germany GERMANY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.78
    30
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.84
    32
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.98
    93
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.17
    41
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.24
    14
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    31
    7. Lymphomas
    6.30
    46
    8. Stomach Cancer
    6.13
    74
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.66
    44
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.49
    105
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.34
    59
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.68
    66
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.12
    55
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.72
    142
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.49
    34
    16. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    68
     
     
    Germany GERMANY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.6
    32
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    32.4
    28.3
    64
    11
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    21.9
    18.5
    60
    123
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.994
    15

     
    Germany GERMANY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    80,722,792
    19
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    121
    Population 0-14
    12.8 %
    191
    Population 15-64
    65.4 %
    101
    Population 65 +
    21.8 %
    3
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.50
    186
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.60
    27
    Fertility Rate
    1.44
    178
    Infant Mortality
    3.40
    177
    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
    1.02
    64
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.78
    100
    Net Migration
    1.50
    39
    Population Growth
    -0.16 %
    174
    Literacy Total
    99.0 %
    25
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    4.6 %
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.0
    24
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.3
    24
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $47,400
    19
     
     
     

    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.