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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 2014 updates, 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
    4
    3
    1990
    74.8
    80.4
    77.5
    4
    6
    2
    2000
    77.4
    82.0
    79.6
    2
    6
    3
    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
    71.31
    121
    2. Stroke
    36.15
    143
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.41
    5
    4. Prostate Cancer
    27.42
    28
    5. Lung Cancers
    19.87
    58
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.17
    78
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.47
    37
    8. Lung Disease
    12.53
    133
    9. Suicide
    11.43
    58
    10. Hypertension
    10.38
    132
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.68
    144
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.61
    21
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.04
    159
    14. Ovary Cancer
    7.68
    14
    15. Other Injuries
    7.10
    126
    16. Lymphomas
    6.80
    34
    17. Falls
    4.56
    100
    18. Leukemia
    4.15
    69
    19. Liver Disease
    3.94
    162
    20. Kidney Disease
    3.83
    162
    21. Stomach Cancer
    3.80
    124
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.79
    111
    23. Skin Cancers
    3.79
    10
    24. Alcohol
    3.74
    30
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.74
    48
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    3.69
    130
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.53
    49
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.25
    36
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.24
    145
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.20
    94
    31. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    134
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    2.63
    58
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    2.50
    163
    34. Drug Use
    2.49
    40
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.48
    92
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.36
    171
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    134
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.57
    121
    39. Epilepsy
    1.19
    124
    40. Violence
    1.00
    149
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    12
    42. Fires
    0.83
    128
    43. Poisonings
    0.80
    115
    44. Skin Disease
    0.76
    123
    45. Asthma
    0.72
    149
    46. Drownings
    0.70
    156
    47. Low Birth Weight
    0.69
    169
    48. Anemia
    0.66
    88
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.63
    80
    50. Hepatitis C
    0.53
    40
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,145
    21.38
    2. Stroke
    7,934
    11.20
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7,450
    10.51
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,791
    5.35
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,032
    4.28
    6. Lung Disease
    2,709
    3.82
    7. Prostate Cancer
    2,672
    3.77
    8. Hypertension
    2,324
    3.28
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,026
    2.86
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,684
    2.38
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,656
    2.34
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,543
    2.18
    13. Other Injuries
    1,405
    1.98
    14. Lymphomas
    1,336
    1.89
    15. Suicide
    1,255
    1.77
    16. Falls
    951
    1.34
    17. Kidney Disease
    850
    1.20
    18. Other Neoplasms
    801
    1.13
    19. Leukemia
    784
    1.11
    20. Bladder Cancer
    745
    1.05
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    734
    1.04
    22. Ovary Cancer
    710
    1.00
    23. Stomach Cancer
    706
    1.00
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    689
    0.97
    25. Liver Cancer
    670
    0.95
      Deaths %
    26. Skin Cancers
    661
    0.93
    27. Liver Disease
    610
    0.86
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    592
    0.84
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    547
    0.77
    30. Alcohol
    482
    0.68
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    461
    0.65
    32. Uterin Cancer
    370
    0.52
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    330
    0.47
    34. Oral Cancer
    323
    0.46
    35. Road Traffic Accidents
    270
    0.38
    36. Cervical Cancer
    244
    0.34
    37. Drug Use
    237
    0.33
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    220
    0.31
    39. Skin Disease
    171
    0.24
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    155
    0.22
    41. Anemia
    153
    0.22
    42. Asthma
    147
    0.21
    43. Epilepsy
    141
    0.20
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    133
    0.19
    45. Fires
    122
    0.17
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    100
    0.14
    47. Poisonings
    95
    0.13
    48. Violence
    94
    0.13
    49. Drownings
    84
    0.12
    50. Depression
    65
    0.09
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.42
    28
    2. Lung Cancers
    19.87
    58
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.17
    78
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.47
    37
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.61
    21
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.68
    14
    7. Lymphomas
    6.80
    34
    8. Leukemia
    4.15
    69
      Rate World Rank
    9. Stomach Cancer
    3.80
    124
    10. Skin Cancers
    3.79
    10
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.69
    130
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.53
    49
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.25
    36
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.98
    134
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.48
    92
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    134
     
     
    Sweden SWEDEN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.7
    51
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.4
    20.8
    106
    27
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    22.5
    18.6
    53
    121
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.291
    10

     
    Sweden SWEDEN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    9,880,604
    89
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.00
    64
    Population 0-14
    17.3 %
    150
    Population 15-64
    62.6 %
    129
    Population 65 +
    20.1 %
    7
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.00
    148
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    55
    Fertility Rate
    1.88
    126
    Infant Mortality
    2.60
    185
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    39
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.85
    55
    Net Migration
    5.40
    15
    Population Growth
    0.81 %
    120
    Literacy Total
    99.0 %
    25
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    7.4 %
    102
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    82.4
    10
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    72.0
    13
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $48,000
    17
     
     
     

    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.