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Compare Greece and Turkey 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
     
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
     
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
     
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
     
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
     
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
    2000
    75.5
    80.6
    78.0
    17
    20
    18
     
    68.1
    72.8
    70.4
    74
    90
    82
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
     
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
    2015
    78.3
    83.6
    81.0
    25
    20
    25
     
    72.6
    78.9
    75.8
    68
    54
    58
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    83.6
    25
    20
     
    72.6
    78.9
    68
    54
    Age 5
    78.7
    84.0
    24
    18
     
    73.7
    79.8
    68
    52
    Age 10
    78.7
    84.0
    24
    18
     
    74.0
    80.1
    64
    48
    Age 15
    78.8
    84.1
    24
    18
     
    74.2
    80.3
    61
    47
    Age 20
    78.9
    84.1
    24
    18
     
    74.5
    80.5
    60
    47
    Age 25
    79.1
    84.2
    24
    19
     
    74.9
    80.7
    59
    47
    Age 30
    79.3
    84.3
    23
    19
     
    75.3
    80.9
    58
    46
    Age 35
    79.5
    84.4
    24
    19
     
    75.8
    81.2
    59
    45
    Age 40
    79.8
    84.5
    24
    19
     
    76.3
    81.4
    57
    45
    Age 45
    80.1
    84.6
    24
    20
     
    76.8
    81.7
    57
    46
    Age 50
    80.5
    84.9
    25
    19
     
    77.4
    82.1
    59
    47
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.2
    25
    18
     
    78.1
    82.5
    61
    49
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.7
    25
    20
     
    79.0
    83.0
    68
    55
    Age 65
    83.2
    86.2
    25
    23
     
    80.1
    83.7
    74
    59
    Age 70
    84.5
    86.9
    27
    26
     
    81.6
    84.7
    80
    64
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.9
    32
    34
     
    83.5
    86.0
    90
    71
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.4
    46
    43
     
    86.0
    87.9
    105
    81
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    47
    39
     
    89.2
    90.5
    120
    88
    Age 90
    94.1
    94.6
    47
    47
     
    92.9
    93.7
    131
    98
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    42
    51
     
    97.1
    97.6
    147
    105
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.5
    36
    36
     
    101.7
    102.0
    130
    104
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.82
    76
     
    140.53
    37
    2. Stroke
    74.75
    101
     
    95.07
    82
    3. Lung Cancers
    29.71
    24
     
    31.40
    17
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.48
    118
     
    13.84
    139
    5. Breast Cancer
    17.61
    75
     
    13.49
    113
    6. Lung Disease
    16.58
    104
     
    28.40
    42
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.62
    101
     
    25.40
    38
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.27
    117
     
    12.23
    118
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.91
    68
     
    10.24
    66
    10. Kidney Disease
    8.90
    123
     
    3.69
    163
    11. Liver Disease
    7.66
    132
     
    4.45
    158
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    7.10
    43
     
    4.42
    66
    13. Hypertension
    6.93
    155
     
    16.24
    93
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.20
    161
     
    12.61
    132
    15. Leukemia
    5.82
    12
     
    4.65
    45
    16. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    81
     
    3.05
    149
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    88
     
    12.43
    32
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    64
     
    4.11
    90
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    4.62
    134
     
    9.15
    67
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4.23
    29
     
    6.86
    4
    21. Suicide
    3.86
    141
     
    7.92
    94
    22. Lymphomas
    3.62
    119
     
    7.85
    14
    23. Falls
    3.27
    121
     
    2.16
    147
    24. Low Birth Weight
    2.78
    141
     
    6.68
    99
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.74
    96
     
    1.65
    131
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.72
    157
     
    4.85
    124
    27. Drownings
    2.70
    100
     
    1.04
    146
    28. Alcohol
    2.42
    48
     
    0.24
    120
    29. Cervical Cancer
    2.15
    150
     
    1.72
    159
    30. Other Injuries
    2.14
    170
     
    8.91
    107
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.07
    83
     
    2.48
    63
    32. Drug Use
    2.02
    55
     
    0.05
    160
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.81
    112
     
    3.15
    76
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    77
     
    1.25
    116
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.54
    99
     
    0.71
    142
    36. HIV/AIDS
    1.51
    111
     
    0.08
    153
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
     
    1.68
    137
    38. Violence
    1.45
    139
     
    3.23
    109
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.25
    166
     
    2.51
    140
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    138
     
    18.26
    4
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.96
    145
     
    3.36
    69
    42. Fires
    0.91
    125
     
    0.65
    137
    43. Epilepsy
    0.63
    163
     
    1.87
    89
    44. Poisonings
    0.62
    128
     
    0.68
    126
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.50
    159
     
    2.42
    104
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.50
    34
     
    0.31
    54
    47. Meningitis
    0.44
    135
     
    7.84
    47
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.42
    91
     
    0.06
    157
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.39
    147
     
    0.56
    142
    50. Asthma
    0.29
    171
     
    10.30
    39
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    24,738
    26.17
     
    95,573
    25.61
    2. Stroke
    20,662
    21.86
     
    64,583
    17.30
    3. Lung Cancers
    6,434
    6.81
     
    21,690
    5.81
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,376
    5.69
     
    9,589
    2.57
    5. Lung Disease
    4,546
    4.81
     
    19,218
    5.15
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,526
    2.67
     
    7,040
    1.89
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,454
    2.60
     
    2,534
    0.68
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,138
    2.26
     
    5,116
    1.37
    9. Hypertension
    1,927
    2.04
     
    10,994
    2.95
    10. Prostate Cancer
    1,822
    1.93
     
    7,215
    1.93
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,630
    1.72
     
    3,024
    0.81
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,595
    1.69
     
    8,539
    2.29
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,528
    1.62
     
    8,948
    2.40
    14. Leukemia
    1,470
    1.56
     
    3,278
    0.88
    15. Liver Disease
    1,426
    1.51
     
    3,085
    0.83
    16. Liver Cancer
    1,398
    1.48
     
    2,093
    0.56
    17. Stomach Cancer
    1,323
    1.40
     
    8,525
    2.28
    18. Bladder Cancer
    1,117
    1.18
     
    4,645
    1.24
    19. Lymphomas
    837
    0.89
     
    5,431
    1.46
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    814
    0.86
     
    1,110
    0.30
    21. Falls
    786
    0.83
     
    1,552
    0.42
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    653
    0.69
     
    3,378
    0.91
    23. Ovary Cancer
    578
    0.61
     
    1,549
    0.42
    24. Suicide
    548
    0.58
     
    5,898
    1.58
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.49
     
    2,175
    0.58
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    448
    0.47
     
    474
    0.13
    27. Other Injuries
    401
    0.42
     
    6,551
    1.76
    28. Drownings
    381
    0.40
     
    783
    0.21
    29. Skin Cancers
    377
    0.40
     
    861
    0.23
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    377
    0.40
     
    6,578
    1.76
    31. Alcohol
    362
    0.38
     
    172
    0.05
    32. Oral Cancer
    302
    0.32
     
    1,178
    0.32
    33. Uterin Cancer
    277
    0.29
     
    930
    0.25
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    264
    0.28
     
    12,618
    3.38
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    258
    0.27
     
    1,747
    0.47
    36. Drug Use
    238
    0.25
     
    34
    0.01
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    209
    0.22
     
    2,310
    0.62
    38. Cervical Cancer
    208
    0.22
     
    651
    0.17
    39. HIV/AIDS
    185
    0.20
     
    57
    0.02
    40. Violence
    180
    0.19
     
    2,424
    0.65
    41. Low Birth Weight
    177
    0.19
     
    4,784
    1.28
    42. Fires
    175
    0.19
     
    469
    0.13
    43. Epilepsy
    107
    0.11
     
    1,384
    0.37
    44. Poisonings
    89
    0.09
     
    494
    0.13
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    83
    0.09
     
    220
    0.06
    46. Meningitis
    79
    0.08
     
    5,601
    1.50
    47. Hepatitis B
    79
    0.08
     
    40
    0.01
    48. Tuberculosis
    76
    0.08
     
    379
    0.10
    49. Skin Disease
    68
    0.07
     
    597
    0.16
    50. Asthma
    65
    0.07
     
    7,036
    1.89
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.71
    24
     
    31.40
    17
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.61
    75
     
    13.49
    113
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.62
    101
     
    25.40
    38
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.91
    68
     
    10.24
    66
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.10
    43
     
    4.42
    66
    6. Leukemia
    5.82
    12
     
    4.65
    45
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    81
     
    3.05
    149
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.60
    88
     
    12.43
    32
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.11
    64
     
    4.11
    90
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.23
    29
     
    6.86
    4
    11. Lymphomas
    3.62
    119
     
    7.85
    14
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.15
    150
     
    1.72
    159
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.07
    83
     
    2.48
    63
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    77
     
    1.25
    116
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.50
    151
     
    1.68
    137
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.96
    145
     
    3.36
    69
     
     
     
    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.