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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, 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
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
     
     
    Malta MALTA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
     
     
    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
    103.64
    111
    2. Stroke
    31.26
    161
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.76
    132
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.14
    134
    8. Lung Disease
    12.05
    160
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.59
    149
    10. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6.09
    127
    14. Kidney Disease
    5.81
    164
    15. Suicide
    5.05
    148
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    17. Falls
    4.71
    103
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.62
    166
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.46
    7
    20. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
    21. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    22. Liver Disease
    3.66
    173
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    24. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    25. Low Birth Weight
    2.89
    146
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    27. Violence
    2.61
    128
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    169
    29. Skin Disease
    2.35
    75
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.13
    160
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    33. Hypertension
    1.59
    182
    34. Other Injuries
    1.55
    182
    35. Drug Use
    1.53
    77
    36. Other Neoplasms
    1.43
    140
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    149
    39. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
    40. Asthma
    0.63
    167
    41. Meningitis
    0.54
    131
    42. Epilepsy
    0.53
    178
    43. Drownings
    0.50
    172
    44. Encephalitis
    0.42
    123
    45. Alcohol
    0.36
    163
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.34
    175
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.32
    177
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.32
    141
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.28
    171
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.21
    64
     
     
    Malta MALTA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    950
    32.46
    2. Stroke
    293
    10.01
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    184
    6.29
    4. Lung Cancers
    173
    5.91
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    128
    4.37
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    125
    4.27
    7. Lung Disease
    114
    3.89
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    103
    3.52
    9. Breast Cancer
    90
    3.07
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    77
    2.63
    11. Kidney Disease
    54
    1.84
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.57
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    43
    1.47
    14. Falls
    42
    1.43
    15. Prostate Cancer
    40
    1.37
    16. Lymphomas
    39
    1.33
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.09
    18. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.06
    19. Liver Disease
    26
    0.89
    20. Leukemia
    25
    0.85
    21. Suicide
    25
    0.85
    22. Liver Cancer
    24
    0.82
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    23
    0.79
    24. Skin Disease
    22
    0.75
    25. Uterin Cancer
    20
    0.68
      Deaths %
    26. Oral Cancer
    17
    0.58
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.55
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    16
    0.55
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.51
    30. Hypertension
    15
    0.51
    31. Other Neoplasms
    14
    0.48
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    14
    0.48
    33. Violence
    12
    0.41
    34. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.34
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.34
    36. Other Injuries
    10
    0.34
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.24
    38. Low Birth Weight
    6
    0.20
    39. Asthma
    5
    0.17
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3
    0.10
    41. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.10
    42. Epilepsy
    3
    0.10
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
    45. Encephalitis
    2
    0.07
    46. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
    47. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.03
    48. HIV/AIDS
    1
    0.03
    49. Meningitis
    1
    0.03
    50. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.03
     
     
    Malta MALTA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.11
    44
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.24
    58
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.19
    49
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.52
    139
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.28
    9
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.98
    18
    7. Stomach Cancer
    4.99
    109
    8. Lymphomas
    4.28
    110
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.27
    26
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    54
    11. Liver Cancer
    2.91
    165
    12. Leukemia
    2.71
    134
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.13
    122
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.83
    111
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.11
    113
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.69
    182
     
     
    Malta MALTA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.1
    70
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.7
    20.2
    75
    28
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    29.2
    28.5
    18
    55
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.63
    22

     
    Malta MALTA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    416,338
    167
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    82
    Population 0-14
    15.0%
    175
    Population 15-64
    65.4%
    98
    Population 65 +
    19.6%
    10
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.10
    167
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    53
    Fertility Rate
    1.55
    165
    Infant Mortality
    3.50
    176
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    41
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    56
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    37
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    72
    Net Migration
    2.00
    36
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    153
    Literacy Total
    94.4%
    97
    Literacy Male
    93.1%
    79
    Literacy Female
    95.8%
    51
    Unemployment
    4.4%
    133
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.5
    20
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.2
    18
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $42,500
    30
     
     
     

    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.