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Jamaica : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in April 2011 life expectancy in Jamaica is: Male 71.5, female 78.2 and total life expectancy is 74.8 which gives Jamaica a World Life Expectancy ranking of 65. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Jamaica by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Jamaica
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
3. Stroke
4. Violence
5. Lung Disease
6. Influenza & Pneumonia
7. Diabetes Mellitus
8. Hypertension
9. Breast Cancer
10. Stomach Cancer
11. Lung Cancers
12. Road Traffic Accidents
13. Cervical Cancer
14. Prostate Cancer
15. Malnutrition
16. Low Birth Weight
17. Diarrhoeal diseases
18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
19. Kidney Disease
20. Congenital Anomalies

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