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Mexico
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Mexico

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Mexico 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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    Mexico MEXICO LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    55.7
    59.0
    57.3
    67
    68
    68
    1970
    59.5
    64.1
    61.7
    73
    72
    75
    1980
    63.5
    70.2
    66.8
    75
    67
    70
    1990
    68.1
    73.8
    70.9
    55
    60
    56
    2000
    71.3
    76.8
    74.0
    46
    48
    45
    2010
    72.8
    78.4
    75.6
    50
    45
    47
    2015
    73.9
    79.5
    76.7
    48
    46
    46
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.9
    79.5
    48
    46
    Age 5
    75.0
    80.5
    50
    46
    Age 10
    75.1
    80.6
    49
    46
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.7
    49
    46
    Age 20
    75.6
    80.8
    49
    45
    Age 25
    76.1
    81.0
    45
    45
    Age 30
    76.6
    81.1
    45
    44
    Age 35
    77.2
    81.3
    44
    43
    Age 40
    77.7
    81.5
    41
    43
    Age 45
    78.3
    81.8
    40
    45
    Age 50
    79.1
    82.2
    40
    45
    Age 55
    80.0
    82.8
    38
    46
    Age 60
    81.1
    83.6
    35
    45
    Age 65
    82.4
    84.7
    34
    44
    Age 70
    84.1
    86.0
    35
    40
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.8
    27
    35
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    15
    21
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.7
    10
    15
    Age 90
    94.9
    95.6
    11
    15
    Age 95
    98.5
    99.0
    16
    15
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.5
    39
    33
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    89.56
    9
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    79.13
    104
    3. Stroke
    34.42
    149
    4. Violence
    27.41
    15
    5. Lung Disease
    24.72
    50
    6. Liver Disease
    24.41
    50
    7. Hypertension
    21.62
    43
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.92
    116
    9. Prostate Cancer
    14.06
    104
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.84
    89
    11. Other Injuries
    13.55
    76
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.80
    111
    13. Breast Cancer
    10.62
    137
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    10.61
    48
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    8.78
    81
    16. Malnutrition
    8.22
    53
    17. Cervical Cancer
    8.11
    82
    18. Lung Cancers
    6.57
    117
    19. Stomach Cancer
    6.02
    80
    20. Liver Cancer
    5.67
    83
    21. Low Birth Weight
    5.29
    108
    22. Other Neoplasms
    4.91
    17
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.67
    131
    24. Suicide
    4.24
    136
    25. Alcohol
    4.21
    23
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. HIV/AIDS
    4.08
    93
    27. Lymphomas
    3.99
    106
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    3.98
    76
    29. Leukemia
    3.89
    84
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.55
    115
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.48
    72
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.02
    95
    33. Anemia
    2.53
    48
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.40
    94
    35. Drownings
    2.22
    117
    36. Skin Disease
    2.22
    74
    37. Tuberculosis
    2.14
    110
    38. Falls
    2.03
    150
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.80
    111
    40. Skin Cancers
    1.61
    84
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.60
    171
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1.56
    45
    43. Epilepsy
    1.52
    109
    44. Asthma
    1.45
    125
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.17
    109
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.16
    135
    47. Oral Cancer
    1.08
    163
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.03
    142
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    149
    50. Drug Use
    0.96
    91
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    87,550
    16.95
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    76,043
    14.72
    3. Stroke
    33,143
    6.42
    4. Violence
    32,672
    6.32
    5. Liver Disease
    24,985
    4.84
    6. Lung Disease
    23,286
    4.51
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,770
    4.02
    8. Hypertension
    20,745
    4.02
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    14,968
    2.90
    10. Other Injuries
    14,960
    2.90
    11. Kidney Disease
    13,865
    2.68
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    11,090
    2.15
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    10,814
    2.09
    14. Malnutrition
    7,991
    1.55
    15. Low Birth Weight
    6,798
    1.32
    16. Lung Cancers
    6,362
    1.23
    17. Breast Cancer
    6,007
    1.16
    18. Stomach Cancer
    5,965
    1.15
    19. Prostate Cancer
    5,755
    1.11
    20. Liver Cancer
    5,500
    1.06
    21. Suicide
    4,969
    0.96
    22. Other Neoplasms
    4,953
    0.96
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4,701
    0.91
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,639
    0.90
    25. Cervical Cancer
    4,560
    0.88
      Deaths %
    26. Alcohol
    4,501
    0.87
    27. Leukemia
    4,350
    0.84
    28. Lymphomas
    4,048
    0.78
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    3,890
    0.75
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,274
    0.63
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,193
    0.62
    32. Drownings
    2,664
    0.52
    33. Anemia
    2,475
    0.48
    34. Birth Trauma
    2,307
    0.45
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,294
    0.44
    36. Tuberculosis
    2,241
    0.43
    37. Skin Disease
    2,168
    0.42
    38. Falls
    2,145
    0.42
    39. Ovary Cancer
    2,008
    0.39
    40. Epilepsy
    1,729
    0.33
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,681
    0.33
    42. Skin Cancers
    1,579
    0.31
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,509
    0.29
    44. Asthma
    1,465
    0.28
    45. Bladder Cancer
    1,120
    0.22
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1,097
    0.21
    47. Oral Cancer
    1,074
    0.21
    48. Drug Use
    1,049
    0.20
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1,026
    0.20
    50. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,000
    0.19
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    14.06
    104
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.62
    137
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.11
    82
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.57
    117
    5. Stomach Cancer
    6.02
    80
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.67
    83
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.67
    131
    8. Lymphomas
    3.99
    106
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.98
    76
    10. Leukemia
    3.89
    84
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.55
    115
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.61
    84
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.16
    135
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.08
    163
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.03
    142
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    149
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.8
    82
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.8
    6.6
    104
    69
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.8
    33.1
    48
    39
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.778
    20

     
    Mexico MEXICO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    123,166,749
    12
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    138
    Population 0-14
    27.3 %
    88
    Population 15-64
    65.8 %
    86
    Population 65 +
    6.9 %
    87
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.50
    89
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    157
    Fertility Rate
    2.25
    89
    Infant Mortality
    11.90
    116
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    49
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    167
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    67
    Net Migration
    -1.70
    134
    Population Growth
    1.15 %
    91
    Literacy Total
    93.5 %
    95
    Literacy Male
    96.2 %
    64
    Literacy Female
    94.2 %
    60
    Unemployment
    4.4 %
    143
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.7
    46
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.4
    52
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $18,500
    67
     
     
     

    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.