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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 2014 updates, 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
    22
    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
    76.6
    82.6
    79.5
    6
    4
    4
    2010
    77.4
    83.5
    80.3
    18
    11
    14
    2013
    80.3
    85.2
    82.9
    8
    6
    5
     
     
    Italy ITALY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    85.2
    8
    6
    Age 5
    80.7
    85.5
    8
    6
    Age 10
    80.7
    85.5
    8
    6
    Age 15
    80.7
    85.5
    8
    6
    Age 20
    80.8
    85.6
    8
    6
    Age 25
    81.0
    85.7
    8
    6
    Age 30
    81.2
    85.7
    7
    7
    Age 35
    81.3
    85.8
    7
    7
    Age 40
    81.5
    85.9
    7
    7
    Age 45
    81.7
    86.0
    7
    7
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.2
    8
    7
    Age 55
    82.5
    86.6
    9
    7
    Age 60
    83.2
    87.0
    8
    7
    Age 65
    84.1
    87.5
    9
    8
    Age 70
    85.2
    88.2
    13
    10
    Age 75
    86.7
    89.1
    17
    12
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.5
    26
    17
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.4
    30
    25
    Age 90
    94.3
    95.0
    42
    41
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.4
    60
    51
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.3
    63
    65
     
     
    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
    48.48
    156
    2. Stroke
    35.35
    145
    3. Lung Cancers
    25.15
    40
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.94
    53
    5. Hypertension
    17.81
    80
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.96
    21
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.58
    45
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.13
    129
    9. Lung Disease
    12.24
    134
    10. Prostate Cancer
    11.53
    113
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.76
    36
    12. Stomach Cancer
    7.52
    61
    13. Other Injuries
    6.83
    128
    14. Liver Cancer
    6.69
    64
    15. Lymphomas
    6.59
    38
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.03
    149
    17. Liver Disease
    6.02
    146
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.47
    150
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.13
    16
    20. Ovary Cancer
    5.08
    66
    21. Leukemia
    5.04
    33
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    5.02
    98
    23. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4.89
    169
    24. Suicide
    4.76
    125
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.07
    35
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.20
    146
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.72
    54
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.72
    161
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.68
    60
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    100
    31. Falls
    2.40
    139
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.30
    42
    33. Hepatitis C
    2.23
    3
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.85
    151
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.81
    157
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    118
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.37
    125
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.17
    115
    39. Drug Use
    1.07
    88
    40. Violence
    0.79
    159
    41. Epilepsy
    0.76
    157
    42. Anemia
    0.65
    90
    43. Birth Trauma
    0.61
    150
    44. Drownings
    0.57
    163
    45. Skin Disease
    0.51
    137
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.48
    37
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.42
    168
    48. Alcohol
    0.37
    111
    49. Poisonings
    0.37
    155
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.37
    95
     
     
    Italy ITALY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    75,906
    16.32
    2. Stroke
    58,654
    12.61
    3. Lung Cancers
    33,636
    7.23
    4. Hypertension
    29,958
    6.44
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29,620
    6.37
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,754
    4.46
    7. Lung Disease
    20,602
    4.43
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,556
    4.42
    9. Breast Cancer
    13,333
    2.87
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    10,649
    2.29
    11. Stomach Cancer
    10,438
    2.24
    12. Other Injuries
    10,274
    2.21
    13. Liver Cancer
    9,235
    1.99
    14. Lymphomas
    8,957
    1.93
    15. Kidney Disease
    8,864
    1.91
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,868
    1.69
    17. Prostate Cancer
    7,841
    1.69
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,593
    1.63
    19. Liver Disease
    7,331
    1.58
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    6,554
    1.41
    21. Leukemia
    6,496
    1.40
    22. Bladder Cancer
    6,226
    1.34
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,695
    1.01
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    4,681
    1.01
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,061
    0.87
      Deaths %
    26. Suicide
    3,908
    0.84
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3,336
    0.72
    28. Falls
    3,249
    0.70
    29. Hepatitis C
    3,161
    0.68
    30. Oral Cancer
    2,922
    0.63
    31. Skin Cancers
    2,728
    0.59
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,160
    0.46
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2,050
    0.44
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,979
    0.43
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    1,370
    0.29
    36. Anemia
    1,059
    0.23
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1,055
    0.23
    38. HIV/AIDS
    874
    0.19
    39. Epilepsy
    872
    0.19
    40. Skin Disease
    809
    0.17
    41. Drug Use
    736
    0.16
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    643
    0.14
    43. Low Birth Weight
    599
    0.13
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    566
    0.12
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    548
    0.12
    46. Violence
    518
    0.11
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    491
    0.11
    48. Hepatitis B
    459
    0.10
    49. Asthma
    417
    0.09
    50. Drownings
    402
    0.09
     
     
    Italy ITALY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.15
    40
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.94
    53
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.58
    45
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.53
    113
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.76
    36
    6. Stomach Cancer
    7.52
    61
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.69
    64
    8. Lymphomas
    6.59
    38
    9. Other Neoplasms
    5.13
    16
      Rate World Rank
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.08
    66
    11. Leukemia
    5.04
    33
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.07
    35
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.68
    60
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.49
    100
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.30
    42
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.81
    157
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    118
     
     
    Italy ITALY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.1
    96
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    28.3
    19.7
    80
    31
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.4
    21.6
    72
    106
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.977
    48

     
    Italy ITALY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    61,855,120
    24
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    178
    Population 0-14
    13.7 %
    185
    Population 15-64
    65.1 %
    106
    Population 65 +
    21.2 %
    4
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.74
    184
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.19
    39
    Fertility Rate
    1.43
    180
    Infant Mortality
    3.29
    183
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    89
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    139
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.75
    124
    Net Migration
    4.10
    21
    Population Growth
    0.27 %
    152
    Literacy Total
    99.0 %
    25
    Literacy Male
    99.4 %
    26
    Literacy Female
    99.0 %
    23
    Unemployment
    12.8 %
    60
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.9
    5
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.9
    6
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $35,800
    32
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO May 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.