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Turkey
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Turkey

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Turkey 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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    Turkey TURKEY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
    1970
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
    1980
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
    1990
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
    2000
    67.1
    73.8
    70.4
    93
    80
    89
    2010
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
    2016
    73.3
    79.4
    76.4
    62
    50
    52
     
     
    Turkey TURKEY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    79.4
    62
    50
    Age 5
    74.2
    80.3
    63
    46
    Age 10
    74.3
    80.4
    62
    46
    Age 15
    74.4
    80.5
    62
    46
    Age 20
    74.7
    80.7
    62
    45
    Age 25
    75.1
    80.9
    61
    44
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.1
    60
    43
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.3
    59
    43
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.6
    57
    43
    Age 45
    77.0
    81.9
    59
    44
    Age 50
    77.6
    82.2
    61
    48
    Age 55
    78.3
    82.6
    63
    53
    Age 60
    79.1
    83.2
    67
    55
    Age 65
    80.2
    83.9
    74
    59
    Age 70
    81.6
    84.8
    79
    65
    Age 75
    83.5
    86.1
    89
    69
    Age 80
    86.1
    88.0
    106
    76
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.5
    124
    88
     
     
    Turkey TURKEY 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
    108.59
    105
    2. Stroke
    58.99
    125
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    51.11
    3
    4. Lung Disease
    35.63
    32
    5. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
    6. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.33
    101
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.83
    62
    9. Hypertension
    15.20
    78
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.43
    151
    11. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
    12. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    10.42
    58
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.85
    135
    16. Suicide
    8.61
    114
    17. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
    18. Liver Disease
    7.09
    146
    19. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.43
    98
    21. Falls
    6.11
    77
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    6.04
    85
    23. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
    27. Other Injuries
    4.12
    161
    28. Epilepsy
    3.53
    47
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
    30. Asthma
    3.34
    100
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
    33. Violence
    2.40
    134
    34. Drownings
    1.92
    128
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.90
    44
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
    38. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.27
    133
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.19
    145
    41. Fires
    1.00
    122
    42. Drug Use
    0.97
    110
    43. Tuberculosis
    0.97
    134
    44. Malnutrition
    0.93
    108
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.87
    145
    46. Meningitis
    0.70
    114
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.52
    167
    48. Poisonings
    0.52
    119
    49. Encephalitis
    0.51
    101
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.48
    87
     
     
    Turkey TURKEY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    81,029
    20.34
    2. Stroke
    43,886
    11.02
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    37,498
    9.41
    4. Lung Disease
    26,367
    6.62
    5. Lung Cancers
    24,405
    6.13
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    18,828
    4.73
    7. Kidney Disease
    14,841
    3.73
    8. Hypertension
    11,207
    2.81
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,829
    2.72
    10. Stomach Cancer
    9,796
    2.46
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,439
    2.12
    12. Prostate Cancer
    8,183
    2.05
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    8,041
    2.02
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,954
    1.75
    15. Suicide
    6,861
    1.72
    16. Lymphomas
    6,132
    1.54
    17. Breast Cancer
    5,765
    1.45
    18. Liver Disease
    5,383
    1.35
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5,215
    1.31
    20. Low Birth Weight
    4,947
    1.24
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,628
    1.16
    22. Falls
    4,624
    1.16
    23. Leukemia
    3,564
    0.89
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    3,386
    0.85
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,309
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Other Injuries
    3,235
    0.81
    27. Epilepsy
    2,766
    0.69
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,644
    0.66
    29. Asthma
    2,498
    0.63
    30. Liver Cancer
    2,402
    0.60
    31. Violence
    1,910
    0.48
    32. Ovary Cancer
    1,799
    0.45
    33. Drownings
    1,508
    0.38
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    1,401
    0.35
    35. Oral Cancer
    1,329
    0.33
    36. Skin Cancers
    1,203
    0.30
    37. Uterin Cancer
    1,034
    0.26
    38. Birth Trauma
    978
    0.25
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    894
    0.22
    40. Fires
    784
    0.20
    41. Drug Use
    761
    0.19
    42. Tuberculosis
    732
    0.18
    43. Cervical Cancer
    725
    0.18
    44. Malnutrition
    699
    0.18
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    666
    0.17
    46. Meningitis
    544
    0.14
    47. Poisonings
    405
    0.10
    48. Encephalitis
    398
    0.10
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    391
    0.10
    50. Hepatitis B
    371
    0.09
     
     
    Turkey TURKEY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
    2. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
    4. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
    6. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
    8. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
      Rate World Rank
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
     
     
    Turkey TURKEY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    2.0
    148
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    39.5
    12.4
    49
    50
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    24.4
    39.2
    38
    19
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.48
    71

     
    Turkey TURKEY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    80,845,215
    18
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.01
    48
    Population 0-14
    24.7%
    106
    Population 15-64
    67.8%
    55
    Population 65 +
    7.5%
    83
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.70
    114
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.00
    147
    Fertility Rate
    2.01
    109
    Infant Mortality
    17.60
    91
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    120
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    83
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    57
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.80
    88
    Net Migration
    -4.50
    165
    Population Growth
    0.50%
    140
    Literacy Total
    95.6%
    84
    Literacy Male
    98.6%
    39
    Literacy Female
    92.6%
    73
    Unemployment
    11.2%
    61
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    76.4
    52
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.0
    79
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $26,500
    53
     
     
     

    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.