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Compare China and India health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   India INDIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2015
    74.6
    77.6
    76.1
    44
    80
    55
     
    66.9
    69.9
    68.3
    115
    129
    126
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.6
    77.6
    44
    80
     
    66.9
    69.9
    115
    129
    Age 5
    75.5
    78.4
    45
    80
     
    70.1
    73.5
    107
    122
    Age 10
    75.6
    78.5
    45
    80
     
    70.4
    73.8
    106
    122
    Age 15
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    80
     
    70.6
    74.0
    106
    122
    Age 20
    75.8
    78.7
    46
    80
     
    70.8
    74.3
    106
    121
    Age 25
    75.9
    78.8
    48
    80
     
    71.3
    74.7
    108
    119
    Age 30
    76.1
    78.9
    48
    80
     
    71.7
    75.1
    108
    119
    Age 35
    76.3
    79.1
    49
    80
     
    72.2
    75.5
    107
    119
    Age 40
    76.6
    79.3
    53
    82
     
    72.9
    75.9
    107
    118
    Age 45
    76.9
    79.6
    55
    83
     
    73.7
    76.3
    103
    119
    Age 50
    77.3
    79.9
    61
    84
     
    74.6
    76.9
    101
    120
    Age 55
    77.8
    80.3
    69
    84
     
    75.8
    77.7
    101
    121
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    74
    90
     
    77.2
    78.6
    100
    120
    Age 65
    79.8
    81.9
    78
    91
     
    78.9
    80.1
    97
    121
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    81
    91
     
    81.2
    82.0
    88
    116
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    81
    89
     
    83.8
    84.5
    77
    104
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.6
    76
    87
     
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    90
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    86
     
    90.4
    90.6
    63
    83
    Age 90
    93.8
    94.2
    72
    76
     
    94.2
    94.3
    39
    73
    Age 95
    97.9
    98.3
    49
    48
     
    98.3
    98.3
    27
    50
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.8
    38
    17
     
    102.6
    102.6
    19
    29
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    153.61
    20
     
    104.39
    72
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    99.44
    70
     
    138.36
    39
    3. Lung Disease
    67.56
    6
     
    126.99
    1
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.84
    8
     
    6.80
    115
    5. Liver Cancer
    24.47
    4
     
    2.85
    156
    6. Stomach Cancer
    21.11
    3
     
    6.13
    75
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.49
    77
     
    20.74
    64
    8. Hypertension
    16.46
    90
     
    18.52
    67
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.11
    136
     
    47.80
    69
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.80
    121
     
    25.40
    91
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.81
    10
     
    4.12
    52
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.11
    73
     
    5.13
    117
    13. Suicide
    7.87
    95
     
    21.21
    12
    14. Falls
    7.74
    58
     
    29.36
    2
    15. Other Injuries
    7.29
    124
     
    20.07
    41
    16. Breast Cancer
    6.10
    165
     
    13.65
    110
    17. Liver Disease
    5.90
    149
     
    21.96
    61
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.32
    152
     
    21.56
    24
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.71
    53
     
    0.46
    165
    20. Drownings
    4.68
    75
     
    7.90
    32
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    4.53
    135
     
    7.65
    102
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.15
    85
     
    10.39
    14
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    4.13
    70
     
    1.18
    139
    24. Low Birth Weight
    4.06
    127
     
    27.79
    16
    25. Birth Trauma
    3.93
    82
     
    11.48
    54
    26. Leukemia
    3.82
    87
     
    2.47
    131
    27. Cervical Cancer
    3.76
    128
     
    13.22
    51
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.43
    141
     
    8.69
    69
    29. Prostate Cancer
    3.19
    160
     
    3.27
    159
    30. Tuberculosis
    2.83
    105
     
    27.86
    42
    31. Poisonings
    2.77
    52
     
    3.47
    42
    32. HIV/AIDS
    2.46
    103
     
    11.28
    68
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    100
     
    1.38
    135
    34. Hepatitis B
    2.37
    40
     
    5.73
    4
    35. Lymphomas
    2.32
    144
     
    2.69
    133
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    108
     
    8.89
    9
    37. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    77
     
    0.98
    150
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.97
    107
     
    9.12
    26
    39. Ovary Cancer
    1.87
    159
     
    3.83
    95
    40. Bladder Cancer
    1.78
    96
     
    1.07
    139
    41. Asthma
    1.65
    119
     
    17.16
    14
    42. Endocrine Disorders
    1.37
    163
     
    5.68
    90
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.05
    136
     
    58.80
    22
    44. Epilepsy
    0.99
    134
     
    3.42
    58
    45. Violence
    0.84
    157
     
    5.75
    83
    46. Meningitis
    0.82
    114
     
    4.67
    62
    47. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    0.18
    171
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.75
    69
     
    1.77
    41
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.74
    137
     
    0.38
    155
    50. Anemia
    0.68
    84
     
    0.29
    114
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      China CHINA   India INDIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2,331,274
    25.59
     
    881,702
    9.94
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,505,339
    16.52
     
    1,215,414
    13.70
    3. Lung Disease
    1,012,869
    11.12
     
    1,061,863
    11.97
    4. Lung Cancers
    595,800
    6.54
     
    63,762
    0.72
    5. Liver Cancer
    380,733
    4.18
     
    26,788
    0.30
    6. Stomach Cancer
    324,439
    3.56
     
    58,992
    0.67
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    279,167
    3.06
     
    233,070
    2.63
    8. Hypertension
    248,234
    2.72
     
    158,334
    1.79
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    226,568
    2.49
     
    227,324
    2.56
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    207,898
    2.28
     
    481,508
    5.43
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    197,144
    2.16
     
    38,686
    0.44
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    139,000
    1.53
     
    48,576
    0.55
    13. Suicide
    120,730
    1.32
     
    258,075
    2.91
    14. Falls
    116,128
    1.27
     
    254,183
    2.87
    15. Other Injuries
    102,349
    1.12
     
    209,605
    2.36
    16. Liver Disease
    92,266
    1.01
     
    216,865
    2.44
    17. Kidney Disease
    81,722
    0.90
     
    203,467
    2.29
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    69,986
    0.77
     
    3,873
    0.04
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    63,919
    0.70
     
    99,262
    1.12
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    63,499
    0.70
     
    10,786
    0.12
    21. Drownings
    59,865
    0.66
     
    94,319
    1.06
    22. Leukemia
    54,955
    0.60
     
    27,392
    0.31
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    51,854
    0.57
     
    81,742
    0.92
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    48,977
    0.54
     
    104,200
    1.17
    25. Breast Cancer
    47,964
    0.53
     
    70,196
    0.79
    26. Tuberculosis
    44,060
    0.48
     
    269,866
    3.04
    27. Low Birth Weight
    40,828
    0.45
     
    380,890
    4.29
    28. Poisonings
    40,809
    0.45
     
    39,760
    0.45
    29. Birth Trauma
    39,569
    0.43
     
    157,397
    1.77
    30. HIV/AIDS
    38,420
    0.42
     
    135,187
    1.52
    31. Hepatitis B
    37,085
    0.41
     
    61,937
    0.70
    32. Other Neoplasms
    36,980
    0.41
     
    13,325
    0.15
    33. Oral Cancer
    36,029
    0.40
     
    87,710
    0.99
    34. Lymphomas
    35,538
    0.39
     
    27,089
    0.31
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    29,969
    0.33
     
    85,487
    0.96
    36. Cervical Cancer
    29,506
    0.32
     
    67,503
    0.76
    37. Bladder Cancer
    26,719
    0.29
     
    9,508
    0.11
    38. Asthma
    24,902
    0.27
     
    151,877
    1.71
    39. Prostate Cancer
    22,503
    0.25
     
    12,231
    0.14
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    20,344
    0.22
     
    55,358
    0.62
    41. Uterin Cancer
    17,143
    0.19
     
    4,773
    0.05
    42. Ovary Cancer
    14,668
    0.16
     
    19,460
    0.22
    43. Epilepsy
    13,816
    0.15
     
    39,097
    0.44
    44. Violence
    12,099
    0.13
     
    67,642
    0.76
    45. Skin Cancers
    11,939
    0.13
     
    1,652
    0.02
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    11,435
    0.13
     
    14,952
    0.17
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    11,138
    0.12
     
    3,041
    0.03
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,859
    0.12
     
    586,617
    6.61
    49. Anemia
    10,070
    0.11
     
    2,801
    0.03
    50. Schizophrenia
    9,567
    0.10
     
    919
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      China CHINA   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.84
    8
     
    6.80
    115
    2. Liver Cancer
    24.47
    4
     
    2.85
    156
    3. Stomach Cancer
    21.11
    3
     
    6.13
    75
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.81
    10
     
    4.12
    52
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.11
    73
     
    5.13
    117
    6. Breast Cancer
    6.10
    165
     
    13.65
    110
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.13
    70
     
    1.18
    139
    8. Leukemia
    3.82
    87
     
    2.47
    131
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.76
    128
     
    13.22
    51
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.19
    160
     
    3.27
    159
    11. Lymphomas
    2.32
    144
     
    2.69
    133
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    108
     
    8.89
    9
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    77
     
    0.98
    150
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.87
    159
     
    3.83
    95
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.78
    96
     
    1.07
    139
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.78
    139
     
    0.18
    171
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.