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Iceland : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in Iceland is: Male 81.2, female 84.1 and total life expectancy is 82.7 which gives Iceland a World Life Expectancy ranking of 7. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Iceland by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Iceland
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Alzheimers/Dementia
3. Lung Cancers
4. Stroke
5. Lung Disease
6. Prostate Cancer
7. Breast Cancer
8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
9. Suicide
10. Influenza and Pneumonia
11. Lymphomas
12. Hypertension
13. Pancreas Cancer
14. Falls
15. Ovary Cancer
16. Diabetes Mellitus
17. Kidney Disease
18. Parkinson's Disease
19. Other Injuries
20. Oesophagus Cancer

See full health profile and world rankings for Iceland here:  Iceland Health Profile


WHO Publish Date: May 2014