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Sweden

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Sweden 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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    Sweden SWEDEN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    71.2
    74.9
    73.0
    3
    3
    3
    1970
    72.2
    77.2
    74.6
    1
    2
    1
    1980
    72.8
    78.9
    75.7
    2
    3
    3
    1990
    74.8
    80.4
    77.5
    4
    6
    2
    2000
    77.3
    81.9
    79.6
    3
    7
    4
    2010
    79.5
    83.5
    81.5
    6
    11
    9
    2015
    80.7
    84.0
    82.4
    4
    12
    10
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.7
    84.0
    4
    12
    Age 5
    80.9
    84.3
    5
    12
    Age 10
    81.0
    84.3
    5
    11
    Age 15
    81.0
    84.3
    5
    12
    Age 20
    81.1
    84.4
    5
    12
    Age 25
    81.3
    84.4
    5
    12
    Age 30
    81.5
    84.5
    5
    11
    Age 35
    81.6
    84.6
    4
    12
    Age 40
    81.8
    84.7
    4
    12
    Age 45
    82.0
    84.8
    5
    13
    Age 50
    82.3
    85.1
    6
    14
    Age 55
    82.7
    85.4
    7
    15
    Age 60
    83.3
    85.8
    9
    16
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.4
    10
    19
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.3
    12
    18
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.3
    19
    23
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    26
    31
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    49
    45
    Age 90
    93.7
    94.5
    76
    60
    Age 95
    97.5
    97.9
    95
    87
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.8
    151
    145
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN 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
    75.30
    149
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36.37
    17
    3. Stroke
    27.52
    167
    4. Prostate Cancer
    24.17
    45
    5. Lung Cancers
    17.97
    67
    6. Lung Disease
    16.74
    142
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.32
    96
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.57
    144
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    36
    10. Suicide
    12.99
    42
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.60
    157
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.98
    15
    13. Lymphomas
    6.20
    58
    14. Other Injuries
    6.15
    125
    15. Hypertension
    6.07
    145
    16. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    17. Falls
    5.05
    95
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.89
    23
    19. Kidney Disease
    4.58
    177
    20. Liver Disease
    4.41
    168
    21. Leukemia
    4.20
    73
    22. Uterin Cancer
    3.62
    36
    23. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    145
    24. Skin Cancers
    3.45
    18
    25. Drug Use
    3.36
    27
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    50
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    147
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.10
    136
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.04
    154
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    2.75
    33
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    2.73
    173
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.49
    182
    33. Alcohol
    2.45
    51
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.42
    92
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    149
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    133
    37. Violence
    1.35
    153
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.34
    142
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.10
    142
    40. Low Birth Weight
    0.85
    178
    41. Epilepsy
    0.83
    156
    42. Skin Disease
    0.82
    132
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.81
    18
    44. Drownings
    0.81
    161
    45. Asthma
    0.71
    160
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.60
    156
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    161
    48. Anemia
    0.59
    74
    49. Fires
    0.49
    153
    50. Poisonings
    0.47
    124
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    17,223
    22.75
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    8,933
    11.80
    3. Stroke
    6,410
    8.47
    4. Lung Disease
    3,917
    5.17
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,731
    4.93
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,589
    4.74
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,133
    4.14
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,574
    3.40
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,106
    2.78
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1,870
    2.47
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,641
    2.17
    12. Suicide
    1,502
    1.98
    13. Hypertension
    1,467
    1.94
    14. Lymphomas
    1,344
    1.78
    15. Other Injuries
    1,338
    1.77
    16. Falls
    1,094
    1.45
    17. Kidney Disease
    1,086
    1.43
    18. Other Neoplasms
    1,070
    1.41
    19. Leukemia
    849
    1.12
    20. Bladder Cancer
    752
    0.99
    21. Liver Disease
    737
    0.97
    22. Liver Cancer
    712
    0.94
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    672
    0.89
    24. Skin Cancers
    655
    0.87
    25. Stomach Cancer
    635
    0.84
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    604
    0.80
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    563
    0.74
    28. Ovary Cancer
    536
    0.71
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    490
    0.65
    30. Oral Cancer
    375
    0.50
    31. Uterin Cancer
    367
    0.48
    32. Alcohol
    345
    0.46
    33. Drug Use
    327
    0.43
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    293
    0.39
    35. Road Traffic Accidents
    280
    0.37
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    257
    0.34
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    250
    0.33
    38. Cervical Cancer
    231
    0.31
    39. Skin Disease
    193
    0.25
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    155
    0.20
    41. Asthma
    153
    0.20
    42. Anemia
    145
    0.19
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    125
    0.17
    44. Violence
    121
    0.16
    45. Epilepsy
    109
    0.14
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    104
    0.14
    47. Drownings
    103
    0.14
    48. Malnutrition
    86
    0.11
    49. Fires
    80
    0.11
    50. Poisonings
    63
    0.08
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.17
    45
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.97
    67
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.32
    96
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.88
    36
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.98
    15
    6. Lymphomas
    6.20
    58
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    8. Leukemia
    4.20
    73
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    3.62
    36
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.54
    145
    11. Skin Cancers
    3.45
    18
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    50
    13. Stomach Cancer
    3.22
    147
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.42
    92
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    149
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.93
    133
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    9.2
    53
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.4
    20.8
    106
    27
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    23.1
    18.1
    52
    127
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.31
    9

     
    Sweden SWEDEN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    9,960,487
    90
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    72
    Population 0-14
    17.4%
    151
    Population 15-64
    62.3%
    135
    Population 65 +
    20.3%
    7
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.10
    147
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    55
    Fertility Rate
    1.88
    126
    Infant Mortality
    2.60
    187
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    51
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    44
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    41
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.86
    52
    Net Migration
    5.30
    17
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    124
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    47
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    6.6%
    104
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.4
    10
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.0
    13
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $51,300
    17
     
     
     

    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.