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Compare Canada and United Kingdom 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
     
      Canada CANADA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
     
    68.2
    74.2
    71.1
    9
    4
    9
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    68.9
    75.2
    72.0
    13
    9
    9
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    16
    14
    17
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    73.1
    78.8
    75.9
    17
    16
    16
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    75.3
    80.1
    77.8
    18
    23
    20
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    78.1
    82.2
    80.2
    15
    26
    21
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    79.7
    83.2
    81.4
    17
    26
    22
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Canada CANADA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
     
    79.7
    83.2
    17
    26
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
     
    80.0
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
     
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
     
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
     
    80.2
    83.6
    16
    25
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
     
    80.3
    83.7
    17
    25
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
     
    80.5
    83.8
    17
    25
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
     
    80.7
    83.9
    17
    24
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
     
    80.9
    84.0
    16
    24
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
     
    81.3
    84.2
    15
    23
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
     
    81.7
    84.5
    14
    22
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
     
    82.2
    84.9
    14
    24
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
     
    83.0
    85.5
    14
    24
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
     
    83.9
    86.2
    14
    23
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
     
    85.1
    87.0
    16
    24
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
     
    86.6
    88.2
    14
    27
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
     
    88.7
    89.8
    17
    31
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
     
    91.1
    92.0
    24
    37
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Canada CANADA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    55.36
    172
     
    57.34
    171
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.30
    22
     
    49.18
    5
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
     
    28.96
    19
    4. Lung Disease
    19.01
    118
     
    23.66
    80
    5. Stroke
    18.22
    183
     
    27.45
    169
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
     
    21.77
    34
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
     
    20.23
    64
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
     
    14.82
    37
    9. Suicide
    10.54
    83
     
    7.52
    123
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.27
    154
     
    4.69
    176
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.34
    170
     
    23.01
    119
    12. Falls
    7.42
    62
     
    4.26
    114
    13. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
     
    7.29
    27
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
     
    7.11
    37
    15. Liver Disease
    5.73
    160
     
    8.24
    141
    16. Kidney Disease
    5.41
    168
     
    3.41
    181
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.26
    160
     
    2.58
    180
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    95
     
    2.86
    141
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
     
    6.59
    24
    20. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
     
    4.43
    61
    21. Other Injuries
    4.21
    159
     
    3.89
    166
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.85
    154
     
    3.26
    160
    23. Drug Use
    3.85
    18
     
    3.81
    19
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
     
    4.01
    129
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
     
    4.50
    20
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
     
    4.22
    122
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.35
    26
     
    4.53
    4
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
     
    7.17
    26
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
     
    3.58
    37
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.05
    97
     
    1.23
    138
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
     
    2.93
    28
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.44
    167
     
    2.70
    161
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    106
     
    2.97
    81
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.26
    153
     
    2.53
    149
    35. Hypertension
    2.13
    180
     
    2.51
    177
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
     
    2.63
    98
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
     
    2.05
    160
    38. Violence
    1.77
    143
     
    1.32
    154
    39. Alcohol
    1.70
    88
     
    1.46
    98
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    9
     
    1.47
    1
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    141
     
    0.42
    169
    42. Drownings
    0.74
    163
     
    0.38
    179
    43. HIV/AIDS
    0.74
    124
     
    0.28
    145
    44. Epilepsy
    0.69
    170
     
    1.44
    112
    45. Skin Disease
    0.65
    138
     
    1.43
    102
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    159
     
    0.75
    151
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.61
    171
     
    1.70
    127
    48. Fires
    0.47
    154
     
    0.31
    171
    49. Poisonings
    0.47
    125
     
    0.35
    144
    50. Anemia
    0.45
    87
     
    0.14
    111
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Canada CANADA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    37,876
    17.93
     
    75,426
    16.02
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23,536
    11.14
     
    72,375
    15.37
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,431
    9.67
     
    36,321
    7.72
    4. Lung Disease
    13,408
    6.35
     
    32,295
    6.86
    5. Stroke
    12,693
    6.01
     
    37,724
    8.01
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,463
    4.48
     
    18,801
    3.99
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,834
    3.23
     
    6,037
    1.28
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,391
    3.03
     
    32,120
    6.82
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,785
    2.74
     
    13,258
    2.82
    10. Falls
    5,125
    2.43
     
    5,465
    1.16
    11. Lymphomas
    4,822
    2.28
     
    9,171
    1.95
    12. Prostate Cancer
    4,524
    2.14
     
    12,578
    2.67
    13. Suicide
    4,407
    2.09
     
    5,500
    1.17
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    4,283
    2.03
     
    8,859
    1.88
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,770
    1.78
     
    4,668
    0.99
    16. Liver Disease
    3,288
    1.56
     
    7,397
    1.57
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,181
    1.51
     
    2,893
    0.61
    18. Leukemia
    2,948
    1.40
     
    5,421
    1.15
    19. Other Injuries
    2,468
    1.17
     
    4,698
    1.00
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,428
    1.15
     
    6,614
    1.41
    21. Liver Cancer
    2,403
    1.14
     
    4,925
    1.05
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,358
    1.12
     
    6,086
    1.29
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,204
    1.04
     
    5,347
    1.14
    24. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,160
    1.02
     
    1,684
    0.36
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,100
    0.99
     
    1,846
    0.39
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,072
    0.98
     
    8,822
    1.87
    27. Ovary Cancer
    1,717
    0.81
     
    4,165
    0.88
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,606
    0.76
     
    3,421
    0.73
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,535
    0.73
     
    3,839
    0.82
    30. Drug Use
    1,525
    0.72
     
    2,439
    0.52
    31. Hypertension
    1,467
    0.69
     
    3,359
    0.71
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,455
    0.69
     
    2,917
    0.62
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,331
    0.63
     
    2,938
    0.62
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,102
    0.52
     
    1,982
    0.42
    35. Uterin Cancer
    981
    0.46
     
    2,178
    0.46
    36. Alcohol
    899
    0.43
     
    1,167
    0.25
    37. Violence
    632
    0.30
     
    862
    0.18
    38. Cervical Cancer
    570
    0.27
     
    1,247
    0.26
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    533
    0.25
     
    1,546
    0.33
    40. Low Birth Weight
    494
    0.23
     
    1,159
    0.25
    41. Skin Disease
    444
    0.21
     
    1,914
    0.41
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    416
    0.20
     
    997
    0.21
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    398
    0.19
     
    2,165
    0.46
    44. Epilepsy
    329
    0.16
     
    1,250
    0.27
    45. Anemia
    326
    0.15
     
    209
    0.04
    46. HIV/AIDS
    323
    0.15
     
    211
    0.04
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    288
    0.14
     
    922
    0.20
    48. Drownings
    288
    0.14
     
    270
    0.06
    49. Asthma
    259
    0.12
     
    1,248
    0.27
    50. Fires
    218
    0.10
     
    294
    0.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Canada CANADA   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.94
    13
     
    28.96
    19
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.60
    82
     
    21.77
    34
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.30
    108
     
    20.23
    64
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.28
    45
     
    14.82
    37
    5. Lymphomas
    7.35
    25
     
    7.29
    27
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.51
    45
     
    7.11
    37
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    66
     
    6.59
    24
    8. Leukemia
    4.64
    47
     
    4.43
    61
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.72
    140
     
    4.01
    129
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.41
    47
     
    4.50
    20
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    141
     
    4.22
    122
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.21
    73
     
    7.17
    26
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.06
    52
     
    3.58
    37
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.56
    33
     
    2.93
    28
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.11
    123
     
    2.63
    98
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.78
    165
     
    2.05
    160
     
     
     
    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.