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Italy
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Italy

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Italy 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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    Italy ITALY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    21
    24
    21
    1970
    68.7
    74.6
    71.6
    15
    14
    13
    1980
    70.7
    77.4
    73.9
    17
    12
    13
    1990
    73.6
    80.3
    76.9
    11
    7
    8
    2000
    76.3
    82.4
    79.4
    8
    5
    6
    2010
    79.3
    84.2
    81.8
    7
    6
    7
    2016
    80.5
    84.9
    82.8
    9
    7
    8
     
     
    Italy ITALY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.9
    9
    7
    Age 5
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    7
    Age 10
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    8
    Age 15
    80.9
    85.2
    8
    8
    Age 20
    81.0
    85.2
    8
    9
    Age 25
    81.1
    85.3
    9
    9
    Age 30
    81.2
    85.3
    10
    9
    Age 35
    81.4
    85.4
    10
    9
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.5
    10
    9
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    10
    9
    Age 50
    82.1
    85.9
    9
    9
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.2
    10
    9
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.6
    11
    9
    Age 65
    84.1
    87.2
    11
    9
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.9
    12
    9
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.8
    12
    12
    Age 80
    88.5
    90.1
    22
    19
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.0
    31
    34
     
     
    Italy ITALY 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
    64.95
    163
    2. Stroke
    36.02
    153
    3. Lung Cancers
    24.19
    39
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.81
    74
    5. Breast Cancer
    19.41
    64
    6. Lung Disease
    17.00
    140
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.52
    43
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.68
    141
    9. Prostate Cancer
    12.19
    120
    10. Hypertension
    9.30
    118
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.26
    143
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.15
    175
    13. Stomach Cancer
    7.73
    63
    14. Liver Disease
    7.63
    145
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    7.57
    30
    16. Liver Cancer
    6.91
    61
    17. Lymphomas
    6.62
    48
    18. Other Injuries
    6.32
    121
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.67
    15
    20. Suicide
    5.55
    142
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.27
    94
    22. Leukemia
    5.09
    27
    23. Ovary Cancer
    4.78
    79
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.72
    165
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.08
    31
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.47
    148
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.45
    22
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.97
    56
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    2.78
    169
    30. Falls
    2.52
    151
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.48
    104
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    52
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.56
    173
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.53
    166
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    126
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.33
    115
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1.24
    120
    38. Drug Use
    1.14
    96
    39. Violence
    0.84
    170
    40. Epilepsy
    0.83
    158
    41. Anemia
    0.79
    66
    42. Skin Disease
    0.64
    139
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.50
    159
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.47
    175
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    36
    46. Drownings
    0.44
    174
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.44
    168
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.38
    154
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.38
    97
    50. Alcohol
    0.38
    162
     
     
    Italy ITALY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    108,924
    20.56
    2. Stroke
    62,431
    11.79
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36,003
    6.80
    4. Lung Cancers
    34,444
    6.50
    5. Lung Disease
    29,595
    5.59
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    22,815
    4.31
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21,743
    4.10
    8. Hypertension
    16,354
    3.09
    9. Kidney Disease
    14,277
    2.70
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,823
    2.61
    11. Breast Cancer
    13,607
    2.57
    12. Stomach Cancer
    11,385
    2.15
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    10,990
    2.07
    14. Liver Disease
    10,288
    1.94
    15. Other Injuries
    10,217
    1.93
    16. Liver Cancer
    10,101
    1.91
    17. Lymphomas
    9,463
    1.79
    18. Prostate Cancer
    8,860
    1.67
    19. Other Neoplasms
    8,768
    1.66
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7,344
    1.39
    21. Leukemia
    6,832
    1.29
    22. Bladder Cancer
    6,617
    1.25
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    6,192
    1.17
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,141
    0.97
    25. Suicide
    4,724
    0.89
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    3,782
    0.71
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,327
    0.63
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3,311
    0.63
    29. Oral Cancer
    3,121
    0.59
    30. Skin Cancers
    2,849
    0.54
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,174
    0.41
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2,114
    0.40
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,041
    0.39
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,443
    0.27
    35. Anemia
    1,391
    0.26
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1,114
    0.21
    37. Skin Disease
    1,089
    0.21
    38. Epilepsy
    1,046
    0.20
    39. HIV/AIDS
    927
    0.17
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    879
    0.17
    41. Drug Use
    773
    0.15
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    760
    0.14
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    604
    0.11
    44. Tuberculosis
    562
    0.11
    45. Malnutrition
    536
    0.10
    46. Violence
    534
    0.10
    47. Hepatitis B
    519
    0.10
    48. Asthma
    503
    0.09
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    500
    0.09
    50. Low Birth Weight
    444
    0.08
     
     
    Italy ITALY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.19
    39
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.41
    64
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.52
    43
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.19
    120
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.73
    63
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.57
    30
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.91
    61
    8. Lymphomas
    6.62
    48
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    27
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.78
    79
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.08
    31
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.97
    56
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.48
    104
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    52
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.56
    173
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    126
     
     
    Italy ITALY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    77
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    28.3
    19.7
    79
    30
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.1
    19.5
    75
    119
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.00
    46

     
    Italy ITALY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    62,137,802
    23
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    179
    Population 0-14
    13.7%
    186
    Population 15-64
    64.8%
    112
    Population 65 +
    21.5%
    4
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.60
    185
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.40
    32
    Fertility Rate
    1.44
    181
    Infant Mortality
    3.30
    182
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    36
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    97
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    141
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.76
    122
    Net Migration
    3.70
    23
    Population Growth
    0.20%
    159
    Literacy Total
    99.2%
    29
    Literacy Male
    99.4%
    27
    Literacy Female
    99.0%
    25
    Unemployment
    11.4%
    60
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.8
    8
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    73.2
    8
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $38,000
    34
     
     
     

    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.