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Romania
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Romania

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Romania 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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    Romania ROMANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    63.8
    67.3
    65.5
    36
    41
    38
    1970
    66.3
    70.8
    68.5
    32
    44
    40
    1980
    66.5
    71.8
    69.1
    44
    58
    53
    1990
    66.6
    73.1
    69.7
    67
    71
    69
    2000
    67.2
    74.3
    70.7
    91
    78
    86
    2010
    69.7
    77.2
    73.4
    91
    66
    81
    2015
    71.4
    78.8
    75.0
    80
    55
    67
     
     
    Romania ROMANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.8
    80
    55
    Age 5
    72.3
    79.5
    87
    56
    Age 10
    72.4
    79.6
    89
    56
    Age 15
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    57
    Age 20
    72.6
    79.7
    89
    60
    Age 25
    72.9
    79.9
    90
    61
    Age 30
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    62
    Age 35
    73.4
    80.1
    92
    65
    Age 40
    73.8
    80.3
    93
    67
    Age 45
    74.3
    80.5
    94
    67
    Age 50
    75.1
    80.9
    93
    67
    Age 55
    76.4
    81.4
    89
    67
    Age 60
    77.9
    82.1
    83
    73
    Age 65
    79.7
    83.0
    81
    71
    Age 70
    81.7
    84.1
    77
    73
    Age 75
    84.1
    85.5
    73
    82
    Age 80
    86.8
    87.5
    74
    89
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    98
    Age 90
    93.7
    93.6
    78
    105
    Age 95
    97.8
    97.6
    65
    103
    Age 100
    102.3
    101.9
    52
    132
     
     
    Romania ROMANIA 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
    212.34
    22
    2. Stroke
    109.24
    58
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.56
    15
    4. Liver Disease
    26.75
    43
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.27
    112
    6. Hypertension
    21.01
    50
    7. Breast Cancer
    19.50
    60
    8. Lung Disease
    18.80
    120
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.63
    17
    10. Kidney Disease
    15.95
    84
    11. Prostate Cancer
    14.05
    110
    12. Cervical Cancer
    12.00
    71
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.92
    27
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.99
    41
    15. Suicide
    9.40
    100
    16. Liver Cancer
    8.65
    45
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    8.11
    25
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.89
    140
    19. Oral Cancer
    7.76
    13
    20. Other Injuries
    6.74
    112
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.60
    170
    22. Ovary Cancer
    5.84
    42
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.76
    164
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    4.71
    138
    25. Leukemia
    4.52
    58
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    4.36
    111
    27. Low Birth Weight
    4.32
    128
    28. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    26
    29. Lymphomas
    4.03
    119
    30. Tuberculosis
    4.02
    99
    31. Drownings
    3.02
    104
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.91
    29
    33. Drug Use
    2.65
    39
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.29
    96
    36. Alcohol
    2.16
    67
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    1.46
    62
    38. Fires
    1.43
    100
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.36
    140
    40. Violence
    1.23
    157
    41. HIV/AIDS
    1.21
    121
    42. Epilepsy
    1.20
    136
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.95
    137
    44. Other Neoplasms
    0.82
    163
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.76
    143
    46. Asthma
    0.70
    161
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.60
    156
    48. Poisonings
    0.57
    115
    49. Encephalitis
    0.51
    102
    50. Endocrine Disorders
    0.51
    178
     
     
    Romania ROMANIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    85,608
    36.19
    2. Stroke
    44,547
    18.83
    3. Lung Cancers
    10,458
    4.42
    4. Hypertension
    8,703
    3.68
    5. Liver Disease
    8,504
    3.60
    6. Lung Disease
    7,343
    3.10
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,122
    3.01
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6,533
    2.76
    9. Kidney Disease
    6,355
    2.69
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,870
    1.64
    11. Breast Cancer
    3,682
    1.56
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3,583
    1.51
    13. Liver Cancer
    3,088
    1.31
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    2,895
    1.22
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,527
    1.07
    16. Oral Cancer
    2,342
    0.99
    17. Prostate Cancer
    2,321
    0.98
    18. Suicide
    2,290
    0.97
    19. Cervical Cancer
    2,043
    0.86
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,025
    0.86
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,730
    0.73
    22. Other Injuries
    1,654
    0.70
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,651
    0.70
    24. Leukemia
    1,431
    0.60
    25. Falls
    1,328
    0.56
      Deaths %
    26. Lymphomas
    1,299
    0.55
    27. Tuberculosis
    1,093
    0.46
    28. Ovary Cancer
    1,082
    0.46
    29. Skin Cancers
    1,000
    0.42
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    751
    0.32
    31. Drug Use
    693
    0.29
    32. Drownings
    654
    0.28
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    620
    0.26
    34. Alcohol
    579
    0.24
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    514
    0.22
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    479
    0.20
    37. Low Birth Weight
    451
    0.19
    38. Uterin Cancer
    400
    0.17
    39. Fires
    390
    0.16
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    354
    0.15
    41. Other Neoplasms
    294
    0.12
    42. Violence
    293
    0.12
    43. Epilepsy
    279
    0.12
    44. Asthma
    269
    0.11
    45. HIV/AIDS
    208
    0.09
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    187
    0.08
    47. Endocrine Disorders
    145
    0.06
    48. Poisonings
    144
    0.06
    49. Malnutrition
    100
    0.04
    50. Encephalitis
    91
    0.04
     
     
    Romania ROMANIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.56
    15
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.50
    60
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.63
    17
    4. Prostate Cancer
    14.05
    110
    5. Cervical Cancer
    12.00
    71
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.99
    41
    7. Liver Cancer
    8.65
    45
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    8.11
    25
      Rate World Rank
    9. Oral Cancer
    7.76
    13
    10. Ovary Cancer
    5.84
    42
    11. Leukemia
    4.52
    58
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    26
    13. Lymphomas
    4.03
    119
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.91
    29
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.35
    81
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.29
    96
     
     
    Romania ROMANIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    12.6
    10
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    36.9
    22.7
    57
    22
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    23.4
    21.6
    49
    105
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.95
    51

     
    Romania ROMANIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    21,529,967
    57
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    161
    Population 0-14
    14.4%
    182
    Population 15-64
    69.2%
    39
    Population 65 +
    16.4%
    31
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.90
    181
    Death Rate / 1000
    12.00
    22
    Fertility Rate
    1.35
    190
    Infant Mortality
    9.40
    134
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    48
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    50
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    96
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.68
    157
    Net Migration
    -0.20
    95
    Population Growth
    -0.30%
    181
    Literacy Total
    98.8%
    52
    Literacy Male
    99.1%
    31
    Literacy Female
    98.5%
    33
    Unemployment
    5.3%
    124
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    75.0
    67
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.8
    61
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $24,000
    60
     
     
     

    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.