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Portugal
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Portugal

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Portugal 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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    Portugal PORTUGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
    1970
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
    1980
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
    1990
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
    2000
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
    2010
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
    2015
    78.2
    83.9
    81.1
    27
    15
    21
     
     
    Portugal PORTUGAL LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.2
    83.9
    27
    15
    Age 5
    78.5
    84.2
    27
    14
    Age 10
    78.5
    84.2
    27
    14
    Age 15
    78.5
    84.3
    27
    14
    Age 20
    78.6
    84.3
    27
    14
    Age 25
    78.7
    84.4
    29
    15
    Age 30
    78.9
    84.4
    29
    15
    Age 35
    79.1
    84.5
    29
    15
    Age 40
    79.3
    84.7
    29
    13
    Age 45
    79.7
    84.9
    29
    12
    Age 50
    80.3
    85.2
    29
    12
    Age 55
    81.1
    85.5
    27
    12
    Age 60
    82.0
    86.0
    28
    12
    Age 65
    83.1
    86.5
    27
    16
    Age 70
    84.3
    87.2
    30
    20
    Age 75
    85.9
    88.1
    37
    29
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.5
    48
    38
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.6
    61
    50
    Age 90
    93.8
    94.6
    69
    50
    Age 95
    97.7
    98.2
    76
    58
    Age 100
    101.9
    102.2
    97
    65
     
     
    Portugal PORTUGAL TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    51.90
    126
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    35.56
    167
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.25
    98
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.52
    51
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.02
    11
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.26
    107
    7. Prostate Cancer
    19.01
    67
    8. Breast Cancer
    17.72
    73
    9. Stomach Cancer
    12.84
    29
    10. Lung Disease
    10.27
    146
    11. Liver Disease
    8.84
    122
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.57
    136
    13. Suicide
    8.49
    88
    14. Hypertension
    7.64
    151
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.05
    134
    16. Lymphomas
    6.91
    32
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.85
    45
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.61
    37
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    5.67
    91
    20. Oral Cancer
    5.47
    35
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.43
    85
    22. HIV/AIDS
    5.42
    88
    23. Leukemia
    4.71
    42
    24. Other Injuries
    4.54
    156
    25. Cervical Cancer
    4.44
    123
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Bladder Cancer
    4.37
    27
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.74
    61
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.65
    109
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.16
    147
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    2.72
    160
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.60
    62
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.45
    37
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    102
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    2.26
    73
    35. Falls
    2.14
    148
    36. Epilepsy
    1.30
    118
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.20
    165
    38. Violence
    1.10
    146
    39. Tuberculosis
    1.05
    128
    40. Alcohol
    1.00
    78
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.86
    152
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.77
    146
    43. Anemia
    0.75
    80
    44. Hepatitis C
    0.74
    20
    45. Drownings
    0.66
    159
    46. Drug Use
    0.60
    114
    47. Asthma
    0.59
    162
    48. Fires
    0.44
    150
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.43
    163
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.40
    150
     
     
    Portugal PORTUGAL TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    12,757
    17.01
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,312
    11.09
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,202
    8.27
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,694
    6.26
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,291
    5.72
    6. Lung Cancers
    4,057
    5.41
    7. Stomach Cancer
    2,621
    3.50
    8. Lung Disease
    2,557
    3.41
    9. Prostate Cancer
    1,962
    2.62
    10. Hypertension
    1,955
    2.61
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,784
    2.38
    12. Kidney Disease
    1,765
    2.35
    13. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,722
    2.30
    14. Liver Disease
    1,426
    1.90
    15. Lymphomas
    1,425
    1.90
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1,407
    1.88
    17. Suicide
    1,324
    1.77
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,179
    1.57
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,114
    1.49
    20. Liver Cancer
    1,067
    1.42
    21. Bladder Cancer
    987
    1.32
    22. Leukemia
    909
    1.21
    23. Oral Cancer
    884
    1.18
    24. Other Injuries
    872
    1.16
    25. HIV/AIDS
    695
    0.93
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    643
    0.86
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    627
    0.84
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    583
    0.78
    29. Other Neoplasms
    509
    0.68
    30. Skin Cancers
    490
    0.65
    31. Falls
    433
    0.58
    32. Cervical Cancer
    419
    0.56
    33. Ovary Cancer
    388
    0.52
    34. Uterin Cancer
    332
    0.44
    35. Epilepsy
    227
    0.30
    36. Tuberculosis
    210
    0.28
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    195
    0.26
    38. Anemia
    192
    0.26
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    192
    0.26
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    172
    0.23
    41. Alcohol
    147
    0.20
    42. Violence
    136
    0.18
    43. Asthma
    129
    0.17
    44. Hepatitis C
    110
    0.15
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    103
    0.14
    46. Fires
    83
    0.11
    47. Drownings
    78
    0.10
    48. Drug Use
    74
    0.10
    49. Low Birth Weight
    67
    0.09
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    51
    0.07
     
     
    Portugal PORTUGAL CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.52
    51
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.02
    11
    3. Prostate Cancer
    19.01
    67
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.72
    73
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.84
    29
    6. Lymphomas
    6.91
    32
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.85
    45
    8. Oral Cancer
    5.47
    35
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.43
    85
    10. Leukemia
    4.71
    42
    11. Cervical Cancer
    4.44
    123
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.37
    27
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.74
    61
    14. Ovary Cancer
    3.65
    109
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.60
    62
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.45
    37
     
     
    Portugal PORTUGAL HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.6
    34
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    31.5
    13.7
    67
    46
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.3
    21.2
    73
    106
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.20
    85

     
    Portugal PORTUGAL DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10,839,514
    83
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.96
    146
    Population 0-14
    15.3%
    168
    Population 15-64
    65.3%
    102
    Population 65 +
    19.4%
    15
    Birth Rate / 1000
    9.00
    178
    Death Rate / 1000
    11.10
    29
    Fertility Rate
    1.53
    168
    Infant Mortality
    4.30
    164
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    15
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.09
    10
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.02
    62
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.69
    153
    Net Migration
    2.50
    26
    Population Growth
    0.00%
    165
    Literacy Total
    95.7%
    81
    Literacy Male
    97.1%
    56
    Literacy Female
    94.4%
    59
    Unemployment
    10.2%
    71
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    81.1
    21
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    71.4
    22
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $28,900
    44
     
     
     

    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.