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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, 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
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
    2016
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
     
     
    Greece GREECE LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    Age 10
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    Age 15
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    Age 20
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    Age 25
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    Age 40
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    Age 45
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    Age 75
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    Age 85
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
     
     
    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
    112.40
    97
    2. Stroke
    65.08
    119
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31.29
    24
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.48
    23
    5. Lung Disease
    20.62
    104
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.85
    78
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.12
    99
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.16
    161
    9. Kidney Disease
    10.17
    122
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.81
    76
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.00
    145
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    6.89
    39
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.73
    70
    14. Hypertension
    6.69
    141
    15. Leukemia
    5.87
    8
    16. Liver Disease
    5.75
    159
    17. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    82
    18. Stomach Cancer
    5.39
    94
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.04
    67
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.75
    174
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    4.37
    142
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    28
    23. Lymphomas
    3.57
    125
    24. Suicide
    3.31
    165
    25. Other Injuries
    3.11
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Drug Use
    2.85
    34
    27. Low Birth Weight
    2.77
    147
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.71
    145
    29. Falls
    2.47
    153
    30. HIV/AIDS
    2.25
    105
    31. Drownings
    2.18
    122
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    157
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    89
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.01
    59
    35. Violence
    1.71
    145
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    1.69
    54
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.68
    128
    38. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    156
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    154
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.78
    147
    41. Fires
    0.65
    140
    42. Hepatitis B
    0.61
    77
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.56
    31
    44. Epilepsy
    0.47
    180
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.46
    149
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.44
    167
    47. Asthma
    0.39
    181
    48. Meningitis
    0.30
    148
    49. Poisonings
    0.24
    169
    50. Alcohol
    0.22
    177
     
     
    Greece GREECE TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30,439
    28.11
    2. Stroke
    19,142
    17.68
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,830
    9.08
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,315
    5.83
    5. Lung Disease
    6,153
    5.68
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,157
    2.92
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,896
    2.67
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,643
    2.44
    9. Breast Cancer
    2,288
    2.11
    10. Hypertension
    2,019
    1.86
    11. Prostate Cancer
    2,005
    1.85
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,864
    1.72
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,673
    1.55
    14. Leukemia
    1,564
    1.44
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,474
    1.36
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,346
    1.24
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,290
    1.19
    18. Liver Disease
    1,254
    1.16
    19. Bladder Cancer
    1,189
    1.10
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    890
    0.82
    21. Lymphomas
    866
    0.80
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    630
    0.58
    23. Ovary Cancer
    606
    0.56
    24. Other Injuries
    558
    0.52
    25. Falls
    528
    0.49
      Deaths %
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    506
    0.47
    27. Suicide
    471
    0.44
    28. Skin Cancers
    463
    0.43
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    462
    0.43
    30. Drownings
    360
    0.33
    31. Oral Cancer
    307
    0.28
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    290
    0.27
    33. Uterin Cancer
    287
    0.27
    34. Drug Use
    279
    0.26
    35. HIV/AIDS
    257
    0.24
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    217
    0.20
    37. Violence
    214
    0.20
    38. Cervical Cancer
    210
    0.19
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    205
    0.19
    40. Low Birth Weight
    166
    0.15
    41. Hepatitis B
    137
    0.13
    42. Fires
    135
    0.12
    43. Tuberculosis
    92
    0.08
    44. Asthma
    92
    0.08
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    89
    0.08
    46. Epilepsy
    70
    0.06
    47. Meningitis
    58
    0.05
    48. Skin Disease
    57
    0.05
    49. Poisonings
    36
    0.03
    50. Alcohol
    35
    0.03
     
     
    Greece GREECE CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.48
    23
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.85
    78
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.12
    99
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.81
    76
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.89
    39
    6. Leukemia
    5.87
    8
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    82
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.39
    94
      Rate World Rank
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.04
    67
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.26
    28
    11. Lymphomas
    3.57
    125
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    157
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    89
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.01
    59
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.45
    156
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.94
    154
     
     
    Greece GREECE HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.4
    35
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    52.6
    32.7
    10
    7
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.2
    25.4
    43
    80
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.36
    75

     
    Greece GREECE DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10,768,477
    84
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    152
    Population 0-14
    13.8%
    185
    Population 15-64
    65.3%
    104
    Population 65 +
    20.9%
    6
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.40
    188
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.30
    27
    Fertility Rate
    1.43
    183
    Infant Mortality
    4.60
    158
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    56
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    33
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.99
    108
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.78
    103
    Net Migration
    2.30
    31
    Population Growth
    -0.10%
    172
    Literacy Total
    97.7%
    67
    Literacy Male
    98.5%
    40
    Literacy Female
    96.9%
    46
    Unemployment
    22.3%
    26
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.2
    25
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.0
    21
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $27,800
    50
     
     
     

    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.