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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, 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
    72.4
    77.2
    74.8
    37
    43
    36
    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
    15
    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. Coronary Heart Disease
    90.16
    126
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    88.93
    12
    3. Stroke
    32.38
    158
    4. Lung Disease
    27.85
    54
    5. Liver Disease
    25.15
    51
    6. Kidney Disease
    20.73
    57
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.52
    135
    8. Violence
    18.97
    19
    9. Prostate Cancer
    14.32
    107
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.13
    115
    11. Other Injuries
    11.88
    55
    12. Breast Cancer
    11.02
    147
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.85
    47
    14. Cervical Cancer
    8.24
    88
    15. Hypertension
    8.18
    130
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    7.66
    105
    17. Malnutrition
    7.50
    47
    18. Lung Cancers
    6.47
    125
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.89
    81
    20. Liver Cancer
    5.76
    81
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    127
    22. Other Neoplasms
    5.25
    20
    23. Suicide
    5.03
    150
    24. Low Birth Weight
    4.80
    119
    25. Lymphomas
    4.09
    117
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Leukemia
    3.86
    94
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.83
    86
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    113
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.80
    95
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.62
    170
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.08
    96
    32. Alcohol
    3.04
    35
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.41
    104
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.32
    110
    35. Falls
    2.29
    162
    36. Anemia
    2.13
    43
    37. Skin Disease
    2.04
    83
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.77
    120
    39. Skin Cancers
    1.65
    76
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.59
    179
    41. Drownings
    1.57
    136
    42. Epilepsy
    1.50
    109
    43. Asthma
    1.42
    131
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1.37
    3
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.26
    73
    46. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    170
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.08
    149
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    152
    49. Uterin Cancer
    0.97
    158
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.75
    150
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94,712
    17.46
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    93,786
    17.29
    3. Stroke
    34,107
    6.29
    4. Lung Disease
    29,025
    5.35
    5. Liver Disease
    27,552
    5.08
    6. Violence
    24,146
    4.45
    7. Kidney Disease
    22,240
    4.10
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,511
    3.97
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15,008
    2.77
    10. Other Injuries
    13,701
    2.53
    11. Endocrine Disorders
    10,734
    1.98
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    9,937
    1.83
    13. Hypertension
    8,597
    1.58
    14. Malnutrition
    8,029
    1.48
    15. Lung Cancers
    6,806
    1.25
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6,740
    1.24
    17. Breast Cancer
    6,376
    1.18
    18. Stomach Cancer
    6,309
    1.16
    19. Suicide
    6,299
    1.16
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6,295
    1.16
    21. Liver Cancer
    6,057
    1.12
    22. Other Neoplasms
    5,718
    1.05
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,689
    1.05
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4,762
    0.88
    25. HIV/AIDS
    4,734
    0.87
      Deaths %
    26. Leukemia
    4,570
    0.84
    27. Lymphomas
    4,453
    0.82
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4,036
    0.74
    29. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,747
    0.69
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,464
    0.64
    31. Alcohol
    3,452
    0.64
    32. Tuberculosis
    2,619
    0.48
    33. Falls
    2,573
    0.47
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,530
    0.47
    35. Birth Trauma
    2,323
    0.43
    36. Anemia
    2,265
    0.42
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2,195
    0.40
    38. Skin Disease
    2,173
    0.40
    39. Drownings
    1,976
    0.36
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,811
    0.33
    41. Epilepsy
    1,801
    0.33
    42. Skin Cancers
    1,746
    0.32
    43. Asthma
    1,555
    0.29
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,453
    0.27
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1,306
    0.24
    46. Oral Cancer
    1,259
    0.23
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1,135
    0.21
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,130
    0.21
    49. Drug Use
    894
    0.16
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    805
    0.15
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    14.32
    107
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.02
    147
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.24
    88
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.47
    125
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.89
    81
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.76
    81
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.31
    127
    8. Lymphomas
    4.09
    117
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.86
    94
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.83
    86
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.81
    113
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.65
    76
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    170
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.08
    149
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    152
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.97
    158
     
     
    Mexico MEXICO HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.5
    91
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.8
    6.6
    104
    69
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.3
    32.8
    39
    34
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.49
    24

     
    Mexico MEXICO DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    124,574,795
    11
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    136
    Population 0-14
    26.9%
    89
    Population 15-64
    66.0%
    82
    Population 65 +
    7.1%
    89
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.30
    88
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.30
    159
    Fertility Rate
    2.24
    90
    Infant Mortality
    11.60
    118
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    100
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    89
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    164
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    82
    Net Migration
    -1.80
    136
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    95
    Literacy Total
    94.5%
    94
    Literacy Male
    95.5%
    72
    Literacy Female
    93.5%
    64
    Unemployment
    3.6%
    151
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.7
    46
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.4
    52
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $19,500
    67
     
     
     

    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.