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New Zealand : Life Expectancy

Male Female
Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in 2015 life expectancy in New Zealand is: Male 80.0, female 83.3 and total life expectancy is 81.6 which gives New Zealand a World Life Expectancy ranking of 17. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for New Zealand by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death New Zealand
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Stroke
3. Lung Cancers
4. Lung Disease
5. Alzheimers/Dementia
6. Breast Cancer
7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
8. Prostate Cancer
9. Diabetes Mellitus
10. Suicide
11. Influenza and Pneumonia
12. Road Traffic Accidents
13. Skin Cancers
14. Falls
15. Lymphomas
16. Pancreas Cancer
17. Endocrine Disorders
18. Ovary Cancer
19. Kidney Disease
20. Hypertension

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


WHO Publish Date: May 2014