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Malta
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Malta

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Malta 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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    Malta MALTA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
    2000
    76.2
    80.3
    78.2
    9
    21
    13
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
    2015
    79.7
    83.7
    81.7
    15
    19
    16
     
     
    Malta MALTA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.7
    15
    19
    Age 5
    80.3
    84.2
    12
    15
    Age 10
    80.3
    84.2
    13
    15
    Age 15
    80.3
    84.2
    13
    16
    Age 20
    80.4
    84.2
    12
    17
    Age 25
    80.6
    84.3
    13
    17
    Age 30
    80.7
    84.4
    13
    16
    Age 35
    80.8
    84.5
    12
    17
    Age 40
    81.1
    84.5
    11
    18
    Age 45
    81.3
    84.7
    11
    18
    Age 50
    81.6
    84.9
    13
    20
    Age 55
    82.0
    85.1
    13
    22
    Age 60
    82.7
    85.5
    13
    27
    Age 65
    83.6
    86.2
    16
    27
    Age 70
    84.7
    86.9
    21
    32
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.6
    29
    39
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.3
    42
    47
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    46
    43
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.7
    57
    41
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.4
    66
    41
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.4
    60
    48
     
     
    Malta MALTA 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
    87.92
    89
    2. Stroke
    33.19
    153
    3. Breast Cancer
    25.90
    10
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.55
    43
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.95
    33
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.92
    23
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.89
    138
    8. Ovary Cancer
    11.65
    1
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    9.67
    9
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.11
    147
    11. Prostate Cancer
    9.06
    130
    12. Lymphomas
    7.70
    17
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    7.42
    106
    14. Lung Disease
    7.19
    158
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.06
    133
    16. Stomach Cancer
    7.06
    64
    17. Suicide
    5.75
    113
    18. Uterin Cancer
    5.13
    12
    19. Leukemia
    4.55
    49
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4.54
    23
    21. Falls
    3.93
    111
    22. Liver Disease
    3.88
    163
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    3.73
    19
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.66
    163
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    114
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Low Birth Weight
    3.54
    132
    27. Liver Cancer
    3.36
    143
    28. Skin Disease
    3.17
    59
    29. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    85
    30. Hypertension
    2.92
    169
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.83
    154
    32. Other Injuries
    2.78
    166
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    96
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    89
    35. Other Neoplasms
    1.51
    130
    36. Drug Use
    1.40
    72
    37. Meningitis
    1.33
    98
    38. Drownings
    0.94
    151
    39. Birth Trauma
    0.89
    135
    40. Cervical Cancer
    0.85
    172
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.80
    145
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.79
    155
    43. Violence
    0.70
    161
    44. Alcohol
    0.66
    96
    45. Asthma
    0.56
    163
    46. Hepatitis C
    0.45
    56
    47. Epilepsy
    0.45
    167
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.33
    50
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.24
    107
    50. Anemia
    0.23
    119
     
     
    Malta MALTA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    695
    27.15
    2. Stroke
    266
    10.41
    3. Lung Cancers
    175
    6.82
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    127
    4.97
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    123
    4.82
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    114
    4.46
    7. Breast Cancer
    99
    3.88
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    73
    2.86
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    73
    2.84
    10. Lung Disease
    59
    2.32
    11. Kidney Disease
    58
    2.28
    12. Stomach Cancer
    54
    2.12
    13. Lymphomas
    53
    2.09
    14. Ovary Cancer
    43
    1.69
    15. Bladder Cancer
    35
    1.38
    16. Prostate Cancer
    34
    1.32
    17. Leukemia
    33
    1.30
    18. Falls
    31
    1.21
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    30
    1.18
    20. Suicide
    29
    1.13
    21. Liver Disease
    27
    1.05
    22. Skin Disease
    27
    1.05
    23. Hypertension
    25
    0.97
    24. Liver Cancer
    25
    0.96
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    21
    0.82
      Deaths %
    26. Oral Cancer
    20
    0.79
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    19
    0.76
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    19
    0.75
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    19
    0.74
    30. Uterin Cancer
    19
    0.73
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    17
    0.66
    32. Other Injuries
    16
    0.61
    33. Other Neoplasms
    11
    0.44
    34. Skin Cancers
    11
    0.44
    35. Low Birth Weight
    8
    0.31
    36. Drug Use
    7
    0.26
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.24
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    0.22
    39. Drownings
    5
    0.18
    40. Asthma
    4
    0.17
    41. Alcohol
    4
    0.15
    42. Violence
    4
    0.14
    43. Epilepsy
    3
    0.13
    44. Meningitis
    3
    0.11
    45. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.11
    46. Osteoarthritis
    2
    0.08
    47. Hepatitis C
    2
    0.08
    48. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.07
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    2
    0.07
    50. Anemia
    2
    0.07
     
     
    Malta MALTA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.90
    10
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.55
    43
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.95
    33
    4. Ovary Cancer
    11.65
    1
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.67
    9
    6. Prostate Cancer
    9.06
    130
    7. Lymphomas
    7.70
    17
    8. Stomach Cancer
    7.06
    64
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.13
    12
    10. Leukemia
    4.55
    49
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.54
    23
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.36
    143
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    85
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    96
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    89
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.85
    172
     
     
    Malta MALTA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.2
    76
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.7
    20.2
    75
    28
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.6
    28.5
    34
    62
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.488
    29

     
    Malta MALTA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    415,196
    168
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    80
    Population 0-14
    15.0 %
    173
    Population 15-64
    65.9 %
    84
    Population 65 +
    19.1 %
    15
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.10
    168
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.20
    61
    Fertility Rate
    1.55
    163
    Infant Mortality
    3.50
    175
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    38
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    75
    Net Migration
    2.00
    36
    Population Growth
    0.29 %
    153
    Literacy Total
    92.4 %
    102
    Literacy Male
    93.1 %
    77
    Literacy Female
    95.8 %
    50
    Unemployment
    5.4 %
    124
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.7
    16
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.7
    18
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $34,700
    34
     
     
     

    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.