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Compare Austria and United States health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   United States UNITED STATES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    71.9
    68.6
    29
    22
    27
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
    1970
    66.5
    73.4
    69.9
    30
    28
    30
     
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
    1980
    69.0
    76.1
    72.4
    32
    19
    27
     
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
    1990
    72.3
    78.9
    75.5
    22
    13
    18
     
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
    2000
    74.9
    81.0
    78.1
    22
    13
    15
     
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
    2010
    77.6
    83.1
    80.4
    20
    14
    18
     
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
    2015
    79.0
    83.9
    81.5
    19
    14
    18
     
    76.9
    81.6
    79.3
    33
    33
    31
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   United States UNITED STATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.0
    83.9
    19
    14
     
    76.9
    81.6
    33
    33
    Age 5
    79.3
    84.2
    19
    13
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 10
    79.3
    84.2
    19
    13
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 15
    79.4
    84.3
    19
    13
     
    77.6
    82.2
    34
    34
    Age 20
    79.5
    84.3
    19
    13
     
    77.8
    82.2
    33
    34
    Age 25
    79.6
    84.4
    19
    13
     
    78.1
    82.4
    33
    34
    Age 30
    79.8
    84.5
    19
    14
     
    78.4
    82.5
    32
    34
    Age 35
    79.9
    84.6
    19
    13
     
    78.8
    82.7
    32
    34
    Age 40
    80.1
    84.7
    19
    14
     
    79.1
    82.9
    31
    34
    Age 45
    80.4
    84.8
    20
    15
     
    79.6
    83.3
    30
    33
    Age 50
    80.8
    85.1
    20
    13
     
    80.2
    83.7
    30
    31
    Age 55
    81.4
    85.4
    23
    14
     
    81.0
    84.3
    29
    30
    Age 60
    82.2
    85.9
    23
    14
     
    82.1
    85.0
    26
    30
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.7
    21
    12
     
    83.3
    85.9
    23
    30
    Age 70
    84.8
    87.5
    19
    13
     
    84.8
    86.9
    17
    27
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.6
    20
    14
     
    86.6
    88.3
    14
    25
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.8
    29
    26
     
    88.7
    90.0
    16
    22
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    42
    44
     
    91.2
    92.2
    21
    23
    Age 90
    93.8
    94.5
    67
    56
     
    94.3
    95.0
    29
    30
    Age 95
    97.7
    98.2
    73
    59
     
    98.1
    98.5
    32
    32
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.2
    62
    71
     
    102.3
    102.5
    50
    40
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   United States UNITED STATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.43
    122
     
    86.89
    130
    2. Stroke
    25.12
    176
     
    23.69
    178
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    29.82
    18
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    17.56
    83
    5. Lung Disease
    17.02
    139
     
    32.01
    43
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.30
    135
     
    15.21
    138
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    12.69
    117
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    11.50
    62
    9. Suicide
    11.91
    62
     
    12.70
    47
    10. Liver Disease
    11.75
    115
     
    10.21
    127
    11. Hypertension
    11.13
    107
     
    7.42
    138
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.87
    147
     
    44.41
    8
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    7.52
    33
    14. Kidney Disease
    8.12
    144
     
    10.90
    117
    15. Other Injuries
    7.95
    98
     
    4.38
    158
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    7.62
    63
     
    8.11
    60
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.96
    68
     
    6.40
    76
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    7.27
    29
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    2.52
    163
    20. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    5.25
    60
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    4.74
    107
    22. Falls
    5.22
    92
     
    5.95
    81
    23. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    5.21
    23
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.74
    164
     
    10.04
    127
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.52
    5
     
    4.76
    3
    26. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4.27
    182
     
    14.91
    147
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.78
    155
     
    4.08
    150
    28. Other Neoplasms
    3.66
    56
     
    3.06
    77
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    2.06
    128
    30. Alcohol
    3.05
    34
     
    2.26
    64
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    3.21
    55
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    3.03
    53
    33. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    2.85
    31
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    3.27
    72
    35. Drug Use
    2.49
    42
     
    10.21
    5
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    2.84
    142
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.48
    168
     
    3.01
    144
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    127
     
    0.60
    162
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    11
     
    0.92
    8
    40. Violence
    0.90
    169
     
    5.53
    88
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    155
     
    0.59
    173
    42. Epilepsy
    0.85
    154
     
    0.58
    177
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.45
    162
     
    2.01
    115
    44. HIV/AIDS
    0.44
    135
     
    1.72
    109
    45. Asthma
    0.42
    179
     
    0.95
    148
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.41
    170
     
    0.50
    161
    47. Tuberculosis
    0.40
    152
     
    0.12
    177
    48. Drownings
    0.40
    177
     
    1.13
    145
    49. Skin Disease
    0.30
    163
     
    0.87
    128
    50. Poisonings
    0.25
    165
     
    1.10
    76
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,309
    28.06
     
    479,223
    20.90
    2. Stroke
    5,121
    7.44
     
    131,954
    5.76
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,905
    5.67
     
    161,533
    7.05
    4. Lung Disease
    3,339
    4.85
     
    181,735
    7.93
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,064
    4.45
     
    79,936
    3.49
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,506
    3.64
     
    60,418
    2.64
    7. Hypertension
    2,389
    3.47
     
    39,414
    1.72
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,363
    3.43
     
    263,916
    11.51
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,769
    2.57
     
    47,291
    2.06
    10. Kidney Disease
    1,727
    2.51
     
    59,823
    2.61
    11. Liver Disease
    1,713
    2.49
     
    46,942
    2.05
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,609
    2.34
     
    40,559
    1.77
    13. Suicide
    1,402
    2.04
     
    45,986
    2.01
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,398
    2.03
     
    31,866
    1.39
    15. Other Injuries
    1,384
    2.01
     
    20,113
    0.88
    16. Prostate Cancer
    1,314
    1.91
     
    32,107
    1.40
    17. Lymphomas
    1,160
    1.69
     
    39,322
    1.72
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,140
    1.66
     
    40,035
    1.75
    19. Stomach Cancer
    1,021
    1.48
     
    13,025
    0.57
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    979
    1.42
     
    28,106
    1.23
    21. Falls
    946
    1.37
     
    32,672
    1.43
    22. Liver Cancer
    931
    1.35
     
    24,566
    1.07
    23. Leukemia
    862
    1.25
     
    27,048
    1.18
    24. Influenza and Pneumonia
    853
    1.24
     
    80,463
    3.51
    25. Other Neoplasms
    724
    1.05
     
    16,503
    0.72
    26. Bladder Cancer
    596
    0.87
     
    18,091
    0.79
    27. Oral Cancer
    559
    0.81
     
    10,515
    0.46
    28. Ovary Cancer
    515
    0.75
     
    14,698
    0.64
    29. Skin Cancers
    512
    0.74
     
    14,749
    0.64
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    489
    0.71
     
    34,908
    1.52
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    414
    0.60
     
    17,208
    0.75
    32. Alcohol
    413
    0.60
     
    9,324
    0.41
    33. Uterin Cancer
    271
    0.39
     
    7,968
    0.35
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    270
    0.39
     
    11,008
    0.48
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    234
    0.34
     
    3,259
    0.14
    36. Drug Use
    208
    0.30
     
    34,010
    1.48
    37. Cervical Cancer
    204
    0.30
     
    7,479
    0.33
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    166
    0.24
     
    3,118
    0.14
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    138
    0.20
     
    4,462
    0.19
    40. Epilepsy
    111
    0.16
     
    2,259
    0.10
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    90
    0.13
     
    10,810
    0.47
    42. Violence
    82
    0.12
     
    16,936
    0.74
    43. Asthma
    70
    0.10
     
    4,032
    0.18
    44. Low Birth Weight
    68
    0.10
     
    6,687
    0.29
    45. Tuberculosis
    62
    0.09
     
    578
    0.03
    46. Skin Disease
    62
    0.09
     
    4,608
    0.20
    47. Drownings
    47
    0.07
     
    3,685
    0.16
    48. HIV/AIDS
    46
    0.07
     
    6,660
    0.29
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    40
    0.06
     
    2,473
    0.11
    50. Anemia
    33
    0.05
     
    3,071
    0.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    29.82
    18
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    17.56
    83
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    12.69
    117
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    11.50
    62
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    7.52
    33
    6. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    7.27
    29
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    2.52
    163
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    5.25
    60
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    4.74
    107
    10. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    5.21
    23
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    2.06
    128
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    3.21
    55
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    3.03
    53
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    2.85
    31
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    3.27
    72
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    2.84
    142
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.