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Netherlands

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Netherlands 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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    Netherlands NETHERLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    71.5
    75.4
    73.4
    1
    2
    2
    1970
    70.8
    76.5
    73.6
    4
    3
    3
    1980
    72.5
    79.2
    75.7
    4
    1
    2
    1990
    73.8
    80.1
    76.9
    10
    9
    7
    2000
    75.5
    80.6
    78.1
    14
    20
    17
    2010
    78.7
    82.7
    80.8
    13
    20
    14
    2016
    80.0
    83.2
    81.6
    15
    25
    17
     
     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.0
    83.2
    15
    25
    Age 5
    80.3
    83.4
    15
    27
    Age 10
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    27
    Age 15
    80.3
    83.5
    15
    26
    Age 20
    80.4
    83.5
    15
    26
    Age 25
    80.5
    83.6
    15
    26
    Age 30
    80.6
    83.7
    15
    26
    Age 35
    80.8
    83.8
    16
    26
    Age 40
    80.9
    83.9
    17
    26
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.1
    17
    27
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.3
    17
    28
    Age 55
    81.9
    84.7
    18
    29
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.3
    20
    28
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.0
    21
    27
    Age 70
    84.6
    87.0
    25
    27
    Age 75
    86.1
    88.1
    32
    32
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.6
    41
    40
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.7
    53
    47
     
     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS 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
    52.10
    174
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    39.37
    12
    3. Lung Cancers
    32.79
    9
    4. Stroke
    27.46
    168
    5. Lung Disease
    26.00
    66
    6. Breast Cancer
    22.49
    30
    7. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    76
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.09
    25
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.56
    149
    10. Suicide
    9.58
    95
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8.42
    21
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.35
    161
    13. Falls
    7.77
    57
    14. Lymphomas
    7.10
    35
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.15
    29
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.97
    162
    17. Ovary Cancer
    5.85
    41
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.73
    26
    19. Leukemia
    4.55
    54
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    117
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    4.33
    9
    22. Other Injuries
    4.00
    163
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.81
    139
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    38
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.41
    158
    27. Skin Cancers
    3.37
    20
    28. Liver Disease
    3.07
    174
    29. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    161
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.81
    179
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    66
    32. Hypertension
    2.52
    176
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    113
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.69
    169
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.61
    127
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.60
    162
    37. Epilepsy
    1.27
    127
    38. Alcohol
    1.07
    121
    39. Drug Use
    0.91
    115
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    13
    41. Skin Disease
    0.84
    131
    42. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    148
    43. Violence
    0.68
    179
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    158
    45. Anemia
    0.58
    76
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    35
    47. Drownings
    0.42
    176
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.40
    178
    49. Asthma
    0.39
    180
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.32
    26
     
     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    18,685
    15.38
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15,061
    12.40
    3. Lung Cancers
    10,821
    8.91
    4. Stroke
    10,019
    8.25
    5. Lung Disease
    9,472
    7.80
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,782
    4.76
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,350
    4.40
    8. Breast Cancer
    3,667
    3.02
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,954
    2.43
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,946
    2.42
    11. Falls
    2,846
    2.34
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2,802
    2.31
    13. Lymphomas
    2,402
    1.98
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,217
    1.82
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,023
    1.67
    16. Suicide
    2,021
    1.66
    17. Other Neoplasms
    1,656
    1.36
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    1,639
    1.35
    19. Leukemia
    1,483
    1.22
    20. Stomach Cancer
    1,443
    1.19
    21. Other Injuries
    1,404
    1.16
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,320
    1.09
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,260
    1.04
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    1,043
    0.86
    25. Skin Cancers
    1,038
    0.85
      Deaths %
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,036
    0.85
    27. Liver Cancer
    986
    0.81
    28. Hypertension
    917
    0.75
    29. Liver Disease
    897
    0.74
    30. Oral Cancer
    730
    0.60
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    607
    0.50
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    576
    0.47
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    508
    0.42
    34. Uterin Cancer
    466
    0.38
    35. Epilepsy
    325
    0.27
    36. Skin Disease
    312
    0.26
    37. Alcohol
    290
    0.24
    38. Cervical Cancer
    283
    0.23
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    256
    0.21
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    232
    0.19
    41. Anemia
    221
    0.18
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    182
    0.15
    43. Drug Use
    180
    0.15
    44. Low Birth Weight
    160
    0.13
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    140
    0.12
    46. Asthma
    129
    0.11
    47. Violence
    114
    0.09
    48. Schizophrenia
    90
    0.07
    49. Drownings
    87
    0.07
    50. Birth Trauma
    68
    0.06
     
     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.79
    9
    2. Breast Cancer
    22.49
    30
    3. Prostate Cancer
    18.01
    76
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.09
    25
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.42
    21
    6. Lymphomas
    7.10
    35
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.15
    29
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.85
    41
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.55
    54
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    117
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    38
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.37
    20
    13. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    161
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.78
    66
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    113
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.69
    169
     
     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.7
    59
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    26.2
    23.9
    89
    19
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.8
    20.0
    71
    117
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.44
    6

     
    Netherlands NETHERLANDS DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    17,084,719
    65
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    107
    Population 0-14
    16.4%
    161
    Population 15-64
    64.9%
    111
    Population 65 +
    18.7%
    22
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.90
    158
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.90
    64
    Fertility Rate
    1.78
    138
    Infant Mortality
    3.60
    174
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    104
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    78
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    79
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.83
    65
    Net Migration
    1.90
    38
    Population Growth
    0.40%
    146
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    44
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    5.1%
    126
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.6
    17
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.1
    20
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $53,600
    14
     
     
     

    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.