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Germany

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, 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
    74.8
    80.9
    78.0
    23
    16
    18
    2010
    77.5
    82.6
    80.1
    21
    22
    22
    2016
    78.7
    83.3
    81.0
    25
    24
    26
     
     
    Germany GERMANY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.3
    25
    24
    Age 5
    78.9
    83.5
    25
    24
    Age 10
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
    Age 15
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
    Age 20
    79.1
    83.7
    25
    24
    Age 25
    79.2
    83.7
    26
    24
    Age 30
    79.3
    83.8
    26
    24
    Age 35
    79.5
    83.9
    26
    25
    Age 40
    79.7
    84.0
    27
    25
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.1
    28
    26
    Age 50
    80.3
    84.4
    29
    27
    Age 55
    80.9
    84.8
    29
    26
    Age 60
    81.8
    85.3
    28
    27
    Age 65
    83.1
    86.1
    29
    25
    Age 70
    84.4
    86.9
    30
    28
    Age 75
    86.1
    88.1
    29
    33
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.4
    39
    45
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    50
    54
     
     
    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
    83.78
    139
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
    3. Stroke
    25.61
    174
    4. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
    5. Lung Disease
    20.01
    109
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.99
    97
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.22
    151
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.86
    163
    11. Liver Disease
    10.09
    128
    12. Suicide
    9.29
    104
    13. Kidney Disease
    9.18
    131
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
    15. Hypertension
    8.68
    127
    16. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
    19. Falls
    5.72
    83
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    96
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.77
    113
    22. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    4.24
    12
    25. Alcohol
    4.05
    20
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
    27. Other Neoplasms
    3.62
    57
    28. Other Injuries
    3.61
    169
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.54
    170
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.15
    163
    32. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.62
    105
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.86
    157
    38. Drug Use
    1.84
    62
    39. Epilepsy
    1.83
    85
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.31
    118
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.18
    146
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    7
    43. Violence
    0.69
    177
    44. Skin Disease
    0.68
    136
    45. Asthma
    0.67
    165
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.45
    165
    47. Drownings
    0.43
    175
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.40
    137
    49. Fires
    0.31
    169
    50. Anemia
    0.31
    95
     
     
    Germany GERMANY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    184,456
    25.22
    2. Stroke
    57,039
    7.80
    3. Lung Cancers
    46,881
    6.41
    4. Lung Disease
    43,056
    5.89
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    41,032
    5.61
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28,951
    3.96
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    24,099
    3.30
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,385
    3.20
    9. Kidney Disease
    21,156
    2.89
    10. Hypertension
    20,240
    2.77
    11. Breast Cancer
    19,829
    2.71
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    17,178
    2.35
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15,107
    2.07
    14. Liver Disease
    14,820
    2.03
    15. Falls
    12,280
    1.68
    16. Lymphomas
    12,117
    1.66
    17. Stomach Cancer
    10,956
    1.50
    18. Suicide
    10,816
    1.48
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    10,130
    1.39
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    9,227
    1.26
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    8,814
    1.21
    22. Leukemia
    8,720
    1.19
    23. Liver Cancer
    7,958
    1.09
    24. Other Neoplasms
    7,615
    1.04
    25. Bladder Cancer
    6,440
    0.88
      Deaths %
    26. Other Injuries
    6,297
    0.86
    27. Oral Cancer
    6,103
    0.83
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,993
    0.82
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,964
    0.82
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,693
    0.78
    31. Alcohol
    5,219
    0.71
    32. Skin Cancers
    4,185
    0.57
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,428
    0.47
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,920
    0.40
    35. Epilepsy
    2,859
    0.39
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2,642
    0.36
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,448
    0.33
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,902
    0.26
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    1,820
    0.25
    40. Drug Use
    1,627
    0.22
    41. Skin Disease
    1,461
    0.20
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,401
    0.19
    43. Asthma
    1,171
    0.16
    44. Low Birth Weight
    712
    0.10
    45. Anemia
    710
    0.10
    46. Violence
    599
    0.08
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    470
    0.06
    48. Drownings
    448
    0.06
    49. Fires
    413
    0.06
    50. HIV/AIDS
    412
    0.06
     
     
    Germany GERMANY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
    6. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
     
     
    Germany GERMANY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    13.4
    5
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    32.4
    28.3
    63
    11
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.2
    20.4
    40
    115
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.97
    15

     
    Germany GERMANY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    80,594,017
    19
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    132
    Population 0-14
    12.8%
    191
    Population 15-64
    65.1%
    107
    Population 65 +
    22.1%
    3
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.60
    184
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.70
    24
    Fertility Rate
    1.45
    179
    Infant Mortality
    3.40
    179
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    33
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    52
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.02
    65
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    101
    Net Migration
    1.50
    40
    Population Growth
    -0.20%
    176
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    39
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    3.8%
    148
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.0
    26
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.6
    27
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $50,200
    18
     
     
     

    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.