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Greece

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Greece 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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    Greece GREECE LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
    2000
    75.5
    80.6
    78.0
    17
    20
    18
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
    2015
    78.3
    83.6
    81.0
    25
    20
    25
     
     
    Greece GREECE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    83.6
    25
    20
    Age 5
    78.7
    84.0
    24
    18
    Age 10
    78.7
    84.0
    24
    18
    Age 15
    78.8
    84.1
    24
    18
    Age 20
    78.9
    84.1
    24
    18
    Age 25
    79.1
    84.2
    24
    19
    Age 30
    79.3
    84.3
    23
    19
    Age 35
    79.5
    84.4
    24
    19
    Age 40
    79.8
    84.5
    24
    19
    Age 45
    80.1
    84.6
    24
    20
    Age 50
    80.5
    84.9
    25
    19
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.2
    25
    18
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.7
    25
    20
    Age 65
    83.2
    86.2
    25
    23
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.9
    27
    26
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.9
    32
    34
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.4
    46
    43
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    47
    39
    Age 90
    94.1
    94.6
    47
    47
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    42
    51
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.5
    36
    36
     
     
    Greece GREECE 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
    94.82
    76
    2. Stroke
    74.75
    101
    3. Lung Cancers
    29.71
    24
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.48
    118
    5. Breast Cancer
    17.61
    75
    6. Lung Disease
    16.58
    104
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.62
    101
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.27
    117
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.91
    68
    10. Kidney Disease
    8.90
    123
    11. Liver Disease
    7.66
    132
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    7.10
    43
    13. Hypertension
    6.93
    155
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.20
    161
    15. Leukemia
    5.82
    12
    16. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    81
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    88
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    64
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4.62
    134
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4.23
    29
    21. Suicide
    3.86
    141
    22. Lymphomas
    3.62
    119
    23. Falls
    3.27
    121
    24. Low Birth Weight
    2.78
    141
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.74
    96
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.72
    157
    27. Drownings
    2.70
    100
    28. Alcohol
    2.42
    48
    29. Cervical Cancer
    2.15
    150
    30. Other Injuries
    2.14
    170
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.07
    83
    32. Drug Use
    2.02
    55
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.81
    112
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    77
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.54
    99
    36. HIV/AIDS
    1.51
    111
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
    38. Violence
    1.45
    139
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.25
    166
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    138
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.96
    145
    42. Fires
    0.91
    125
    43. Epilepsy
    0.63
    163
    44. Poisonings
    0.62
    128
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.50
    159
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.50
    34
    47. Meningitis
    0.44
    135
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.42
    91
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.39
    147
    50. Asthma
    0.29
    171
     
     
    Greece GREECE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    24,738
    26.17
    2. Stroke
    20,662
    21.86
    3. Lung Cancers
    6,434
    6.81
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,376
    5.69
    5. Lung Disease
    4,546
    4.81
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,526
    2.67
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,454
    2.60
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,138
    2.26
    9. Hypertension
    1,927
    2.04
    10. Prostate Cancer
    1,822
    1.93
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,630
    1.72
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,595
    1.69
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,528
    1.62
    14. Leukemia
    1,470
    1.56
    15. Liver Disease
    1,426
    1.51
    16. Liver Cancer
    1,398
    1.48
    17. Stomach Cancer
    1,323
    1.40
    18. Bladder Cancer
    1,117
    1.18
    19. Lymphomas
    837
    0.89
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    814
    0.86
    21. Falls
    786
    0.83
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    653
    0.69
    23. Ovary Cancer
    578
    0.61
    24. Suicide
    548
    0.58
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.49
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    448
    0.47
    27. Other Injuries
    401
    0.42
    28. Drownings
    381
    0.40
    29. Skin Cancers
    377
    0.40
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    377
    0.40
    31. Alcohol
    362
    0.38
    32. Oral Cancer
    302
    0.32
    33. Uterin Cancer
    277
    0.29
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    264
    0.28
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    258
    0.27
    36. Drug Use
    238
    0.25
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    209
    0.22
    38. Cervical Cancer
    208
    0.22
    39. HIV/AIDS
    185
    0.20
    40. Violence
    180
    0.19
    41. Low Birth Weight
    177
    0.19
    42. Fires
    175
    0.19
    43. Epilepsy
    107
    0.11
    44. Poisonings
    89
    0.09
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    83
    0.09
    46. Meningitis
    79
    0.08
    47. Hepatitis B
    79
    0.08
    48. Tuberculosis
    76
    0.08
    49. Skin Disease
    68
    0.07
    50. Asthma
    65
    0.07
     
     
    Greece GREECE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.71
    24
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.61
    75
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.62
    101
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.91
    68
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.10
    43
    6. Leukemia
    5.82
    12
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    81
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    88
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    64
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.23
    29
    11. Lymphomas
    3.62
    119
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.15
    150
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.07
    83
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    77
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.96
    145
     
     
    Greece GREECE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.3
    45
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    52.6
    32.7
    10
    7
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    21.9
    23.8
    60
    92
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.033
    93

     
    Greece GREECE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10,773,253
    84
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    150
    Population 0-14
    13.9 %
    184
    Population 15-64
    65.4 %
    102
    Population 65 +
    20.7 %
    5
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.50
    186
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.20
    31
    Fertility Rate
    1.42
    182
    Infant Mortality
    4.60
    157
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    108
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.78
    100
    Net Migration
    2.30
    30
    Population Growth
    -0.03 %
    167
    Literacy Total
    97.3 %
    66
    Literacy Male
    98.5 %
    39
    Literacy Female
    96.9 %
    42
    Unemployment
    25.0 %
    27
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.0
    25
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.9
    15
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $25,600
    50
     
     
     

    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.