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Japan : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in April 2011 life expectancy in Japan is: Male 79.5, female 85.8 and total life expectancy is 82.7 which gives Japan a World Life Expectancy ranking of 1. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for Japan by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death Japan
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Life Expectancy
1. Stroke
2. Coronary Heart Disease
3. Influenza & Pneumonia
4. Lung Cancers
5. Suicide
6. Stomach Cancer
7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
8. Liver Cancer
9. Breast Cancer
10. Pancreas Cancer
11. Kidney Disease
12. Other Injuries
13. Liver Disease
14. Diabetes Mellitus
15. Oesophagus Cancer
16. Lung Disease
17. Road Traffic Accidents
18. Other Neoplasms
19. Leukemia
20. Prostate Cancer

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