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Compare Latvia and Lithuania 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
     
      Latvia LATVIA   Lithuania LITHUANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
     
    66.9
    72.9
    69.8
    18
    17
    14
    1970
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
     
    66.8
    75.0
    70.8
    27
    10
    22
    1980
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
     
    65.6
    75.6
    70.5
    57
    23
    39
    1990
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
     
    66.4
    76.2
    71.2
    73
    37
    51
    2000
    65.0
    76.0
    70.4
    105
    56
    83
     
    66.8
    77.4
    72.0
    89
    45
    63
    2010
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
     
    66.7
    78.3
    72.4
    110
    46
    95
    2015
    69.6
    79.2
    74.6
    96
    49
    79
     
    68.1
    79.1
    73.6
    104
    50
    89
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Latvia LATVIA   Lithuania LITHUANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.6
    79.2
    96
    49
     
    68.1
    79.1
    104
    50
    Age 5
    70.2
    79.7
    105
    53
     
    68.5
    79.5
    123
    57
    Age 10
    70.3
    79.8
    107
    53
     
    68.6
    79.6
    126
    58
    Age 15
    70.3
    79.8
    109
    54
     
    68.7
    79.6
    127
    61
    Age 20
    70.5
    79.9
    110
    55
     
    68.9
    79.7
    132
    61
    Age 25
    70.7
    80.0
    111
    57
     
    69.2
    79.8
    134
    62
    Age 30
    71.1
    80.1
    113
    59
     
    69.6
    79.9
    137
    64
    Age 35
    71.6
    80.3
    116
    62
     
    70.1
    80.1
    140
    64
    Age 40
    72.1
    80.5
    117
    63
     
    70.8
    80.4
    143
    65
    Age 45
    72.8
    80.8
    118
    63
     
    71.7
    80.8
    146
    66
    Age 50
    73.8
    81.3
    117
    62
     
    72.7
    81.2
    152
    63
    Age 55
    75.1
    81.8
    116
    62
     
    74.0
    81.8
    153
    61
    Age 60
    76.8
    82.6
    111
    59
     
    75.5
    82.6
    151
    60
    Age 65
    78.9
    83.6
    98
    60
     
    77.6
    83.6
    145
    61
    Age 70
    81.3
    84.8
    84
    63
     
    79.7
    84.6
    147
    66
    Age 75
    83.8
    86.2
    78
    65
     
    82.3
    86.1
    146
    69
    Age 80
    86.6
    88.1
    81
    74
     
    85.3
    88.1
    147
    72
    Age 85
    89.8
    90.6
    85
    84
     
    88.9
    90.8
    150
    79
    Age 90
    93.4
    93.8
    95
    93
     
    92.9
    94.0
    132
    85
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.5
    102
    113
     
    97.2
    97.8
    130
    92
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.8
    106
    144
     
    101.7
    102.0
    132
    89
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Latvia LATVIA   Lithuania LITHUANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.40
    15
     
    212.70
    17
    2. Stroke
    94.58
    83
     
    84.43
    93
    3. Hypertension
    28.91
    23
     
    11.50
    126
    4. Prostate Cancer
    27.22
    29
     
    24.12
    39
    5. Lung Cancers
    26.92
    34
     
    23.90
    42
    6. Inflammatory/Heart
    24.20
    7
     
    11.90
    39
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.07
    102
     
    4.85
    165
    8. Breast Cancer
    21.32
    42
     
    20.46
    47
    9. Suicide
    18.10
    21
     
    28.94
    4
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.71
    20
     
    16.19
    31
    11. Liver Disease
    15.86
    85
     
    27.31
    35
    12. Stomach Cancer
    14.20
    26
     
    12.34
    33
    13. Ovary Cancer
    10.92
    3
     
    9.63
    6
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    10.28
    6
     
    7.93
    34
    15. Alcohol
    9.41
    8
     
    14.77
    2
    16. Cervical Cancer
    8.35
    79
     
    9.48
    73
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.19
    139
     
    8.34
    137
    18. Other Injuries
    7.85
    119
     
    13.26
    78
    19. Drownings
    7.66
    34
     
    8.84
    26
    20. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.54
    163
     
    10.10
    146
    21. Lymphomas
    7.41
    25
     
    5.53
    65
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    6.46
    38
     
    4.33
    56
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.08
    120
     
    4.80
    130
    24. Uterin Cancer
    5.91
    11
     
    3.91
    28
    25. Lung Disease
    5.89
    165
     
    10.02
    148
    26. Kidney Disease
    5.56
    147
     
    3.68
    164
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.39
    36
     
    6.34
    20
    28. Bladder Cancer
    5.03
    14
     
    3.74
    43
    29. Leukemia
    4.98
    35
     
    5.88
    10
    30. Birth Trauma
    4.79
    77
     
    0.76
    143
    31. Violence
    4.77
    93
     
    5.59
    84
    32. Skin Cancers
    4.62
    5
     
    3.07
    22
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.56
    43
     
    4.39
    48
    34. Fires
    4.11
    66
     
    1.87
    96
    35. HIV/AIDS
    3.93
    94
     
    0.81
    120
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.86
    126
     
    3.32
    145
    37. Falls
    3.75
    113
     
    7.04
    69
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.43
    69
     
    5.47
    45
    39. Drug Use
    3.41
    27
     
    3.97
    15
    40. Other Neoplasms
    2.48
    94
     
    2.47
    95
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    2.47
    141
     
    1.40
    162
    42. Tuberculosis
    2.35
    108
     
    5.51
    85
    43. Poisonings
    1.77
    69
     
    4.33
    29
    44. Epilepsy
    1.68
    96
     
    2.42
    73
    45. Low Birth Weight
    1.44
    159
     
    1.25
    163
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.28
    126
     
    1.93
    117
    47. Skin Disease
    0.93
    114
     
    0.96
    112
    48. Asthma
    0.81
    145
     
    0.72
    150
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.78
    131
     
    1.82
    87
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.70
    27
     
    0.82
    20
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Latvia LATVIA   Lithuania LITHUANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    9,623
    36.33
     
    11,877
    38.09
    2. Stroke
    4,327
    16.33
     
    4,778
    15.32
    3. Hypertension
    1,226
    4.63
     
    590
    1.89
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    994
    3.75
     
    235
    0.75
    5. Lung Cancers
    981
    3.71
     
    1,112
    3.57
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    740
    2.79
     
    845
    2.71
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    722
    2.73
     
    459
    1.47
    8. Stomach Cancer
    540
    2.04
     
    584
    1.87
    9. Breast Cancer
    469
    1.77
     
    552
    1.77
    10. Suicide
    449
    1.69
     
    1,014
    3.25
    11. Liver Disease
    434
    1.64
     
    1,030
    3.30
    12. Prostate Cancer
    411
    1.55
     
    433
    1.39
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    408
    1.54
     
    383
    1.23
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    311
    1.17
     
    244
    0.78
    15. Lymphomas
    276
    1.04
     
    267
    0.86
    16. Alcohol
    257
    0.97
     
    549
    1.76
    17. Lung Disease
    241
    0.91
     
    539
    1.73
    18. Kidney Disease
    239
    0.90
     
    192
    0.61
    19. Influenza and Pneumonia
    237
    0.89
     
    442
    1.42
    20. Ovary Cancer
    236
    0.89
     
    269
    0.86
    21. Bladder Cancer
    220
    0.83
     
    193
    0.62
    22. Other Injuries
    214
    0.81
     
    495
    1.59
    23. Leukemia
    189
    0.71
     
    266
    0.85
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    181
    0.68
     
    287
    0.92
    25. Skin Cancers
    179
    0.68
     
    151
    0.48
    26. Oral Cancer
    172
    0.65
     
    259
    0.83
    27. Drownings
    168
    0.64
     
    296
    0.95
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    166
    0.63
     
    184
    0.59
    29. Liver Cancer
    150
    0.56
     
    160
    0.51
    30. Uterin Cancer
    143
    0.54
     
    120
    0.39
    31. Cervical Cancer
    142
    0.54
     
    217
    0.70
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    131
    0.49
     
    251
    0.80
    33. Violence
    122
    0.46
     
    193
    0.62
    34. Falls
    122
    0.46
     
    288
    0.92
    35. Fires
    116
    0.44
     
    69
    0.22
    36. Other Neoplasms
    106
    0.40
     
    125
    0.40
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    91
    0.34
     
    103
    0.33
    38. HIV/AIDS
    84
    0.32
     
    26
    0.08
    39. Drug Use
    83
    0.31
     
    133
    0.43
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    81
    0.31
     
    56
    0.18
    41. Tuberculosis
    64
    0.24
     
    206
    0.66
    42. Birth Trauma
    60
    0.23
     
    14
    0.04
    43. Poisonings
    49
    0.18
     
    160
    0.51
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    49
    0.18
     
    95
    0.30
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    39
    0.15
     
    110
    0.35
    46. Epilepsy
    38
    0.15
     
    85
    0.27
    47. Skin Disease
    36
    0.14
     
    45
    0.15
    48. Asthma
    33
    0.12
     
    36
    0.11
    49. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    28
    0.10
     
    12
    0.04
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    20
    0.08
     
    32
    0.10
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Latvia LATVIA   Lithuania LITHUANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    27.22
    29
     
    24.12
    39
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.92
    34
     
    23.90
    42
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.32
    42
     
    20.46
    47
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.71
    20
     
    16.19
    31
    5. Stomach Cancer
    14.20
    26
     
    12.34
    33
    6. Ovary Cancer
    10.92
    3
     
    9.63
    6
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    10.28
    6
     
    7.93
    34
    8. Cervical Cancer
    8.35
    79
     
    9.48
    73
    9. Lymphomas
    7.41
    25
     
    5.53
    65
    10. Uterin Cancer
    5.91
    11
     
    3.91
    28
    11. Oral Cancer
    5.39
    36
     
    6.34
    20
    12. Bladder Cancer
    5.03
    14
     
    3.74
    43
    13. Leukemia
    4.98
    35
     
    5.88
    10
    14. Skin Cancers
    4.62
    5
     
    3.07
    22
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.56
    43
     
    4.39
    48
    16. Liver Cancer
    3.86
    126
     
    3.32
    145
     
     
     
    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.