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United States : Life Expectancy

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Total World Rank

According to the latest WHO data published in April 2011 life expectancy in United States is: Male 76.1, female 80.9 and total life expectancy is 78.6 which gives United States a World Life Expectancy ranking of 34. You can see the top 20 causes of death data and rankings for United States by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Top 20 Causes of Death United States
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Lung Cancers
3. Stroke
4. Alzheimers/Dementia
5. Lung Disease
6. Breast Cancer
7. Diabetes Mellitus
8. Road Traffic Accidents
9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
10. Hypertension
11. Suicide
12. Influenza & Pneumonia
13. Kidney Disease
14. Poisonings
15. Pancreas Cancer
16. Liver Disease
17. Endocrine Disorders
18. Inflammatory/Heart
19. Violence
20. Other Injuries

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