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Compare Lithuania and Latvia 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
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.9
    72.9
    69.8
    18
    17
    14
     
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
    1970
    66.8
    75.0
    70.8
    27
    10
    22
     
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
    1980
    65.6
    75.6
    70.5
    57
    23
    39
     
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
    1990
    66.4
    76.2
    71.2
    73
    37
    51
     
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
    2000
    66.8
    77.4
    72.0
    89
    45
    63
     
    65.0
    76.0
    70.4
    105
    56
    83
    2010
    66.7
    78.3
    72.4
    110
    46
    95
     
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
    2015
    68.1
    79.1
    73.6
    104
    50
    89
     
    69.6
    79.2
    74.6
    96
    49
    79
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.1
    79.1
    104
    50
     
    69.6
    79.2
    96
    49
    Age 5
    68.5
    79.5
    123
    57
     
    70.2
    79.7
    105
    53
    Age 10
    68.6
    79.6
    126
    58
     
    70.3
    79.8
    107
    53
    Age 15
    68.7
    79.6
    127
    61
     
    70.3
    79.8
    109
    54
    Age 20
    68.9
    79.7
    132
    61
     
    70.5
    79.9
    110
    55
    Age 25
    69.2
    79.8
    134
    62
     
    70.7
    80.0
    111
    57
    Age 30
    69.6
    79.9
    137
    64
     
    71.1
    80.1
    113
    59
    Age 35
    70.1
    80.1
    140
    64
     
    71.6
    80.3
    116
    62
    Age 40
    70.8
    80.4
    143
    65
     
    72.1
    80.5
    117
    63
    Age 45
    71.7
    80.8
    146
    66
     
    72.8
    80.8
    118
    63
    Age 50
    72.7
    81.2
    152
    63
     
    73.8
    81.3
    117
    62
    Age 55
    74.0
    81.8
    153
    61
     
    75.1
    81.8
    116
    62
    Age 60
    75.5
    82.6
    151
    60
     
    76.8
    82.6
    111
    59
    Age 65
    77.6
    83.6
    145
    61
     
    78.9
    83.6
    98
    60
    Age 70
    79.7
    84.6
    147
    66
     
    81.3
    84.8
    84
    63
    Age 75
    82.3
    86.1
    146
    69
     
    83.8
    86.2
    78
    65
    Age 80
    85.3
    88.1
    147
    72
     
    86.6
    88.1
    81
    74
    Age 85
    88.9
    90.8
    150
    79
     
    89.8
    90.6
    85
    84
    Age 90
    92.9
    94.0
    132
    85
     
    93.4
    93.8
    95
    93
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.8
    130
    92
     
    97.4
    97.5
    102
    113
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    132
    89
     
    101.8
    101.8
    106
    144
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    212.70
    17
     
    215.40
    15
    2. Stroke
    84.43
    93
     
    94.58
    83
    3. Suicide
    28.94
    4
     
    18.10
    21
    4. Liver Disease
    27.31
    35
     
    15.86
    85
    5. Prostate Cancer
    24.12
    39
     
    27.22
    29
    6. Lung Cancers
    23.90
    42
     
    26.92
    34
    7. Breast Cancer
    20.46
    47
     
    21.32
    42
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.19
    31
     
    17.71
    20
    9. Alcohol
    14.77
    2
     
    9.41
    8
    10. Other Injuries
    13.26
    78
     
    7.85
    119
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12.34
    33
     
    14.20
    26
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.90
    39
     
    24.20
    7
    13. Hypertension
    11.50
    126
     
    28.91
    23
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.10
    146
     
    7.54
    163
    15. Lung Disease
    10.02
    148
     
    5.89
    165
    16. Ovary Cancer
    9.63
    6
     
    10.92
    3
    17. Cervical Cancer
    9.48
    73
     
    8.35
    79
    18. Drownings
    8.84
    26
     
    7.66
    34
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.34
    137
     
    8.19
    139
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    7.93
    34
     
    10.28
    6
    21. Falls
    7.04
    69
     
    3.75
    113
    22. Oral Cancer
    6.34
    20
     
    5.39
    36
    23. Leukemia
    5.88
    10
     
    4.98
    35
    24. Violence
    5.59
    84
     
    4.77
    93
    25. Lymphomas
    5.53
    65
     
    7.41
    25
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.51
    85
     
    2.35
    108
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.47
    45
     
    3.43
    69
    28. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.85
    165
     
    22.07
    102
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    4.80
    130
     
    6.08
    120
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.39
    48
     
    4.56
    43
    31. Poisonings
    4.33
    29
     
    1.77
    69
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.33
    56
     
    6.46
    38
    33. Drug Use
    3.97
    15
     
    3.41
    27
    34. Uterin Cancer
    3.91
    28
     
    5.91
    11
    35. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    43
     
    5.03
    14
    36. Kidney Disease
    3.68
    164
     
    5.56
    147
    37. Liver Cancer
    3.32
    145
     
    3.86
    126
    38. Skin Cancers
    3.07
    22
     
    4.62
    5
    39. Other Neoplasms
    2.47
    95
     
    2.48
    94
    40. Epilepsy
    2.42
    73
     
    1.68
    96
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.93
    117
     
    1.28
    126
    42. Fires
    1.87
    96
     
    4.11
    66
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.82
    87
     
    0.78
    131
    44. Endocrine Disorders
    1.40
    162
     
    2.47
    141
    45. Low Birth Weight
    1.25
    163
     
    1.44
    159
    46. Skin Disease
    0.96
    112
     
    0.93
    114
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.82
    20
     
    0.70
    27
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.81
    120
     
    3.93
    94
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.76
    143
     
    4.79
    77
    50. Asthma
    0.72
    150
     
    0.81
    145
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,877
    38.09
     
    9,623
    36.33
    2. Stroke
    4,778
    15.32
     
    4,327
    16.33
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,112
    3.57
     
    981
    3.71
    4. Liver Disease
    1,030
    3.30
     
    434
    1.64
    5. Suicide
    1,014
    3.25
     
    449
    1.69
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    845
    2.71
     
    740
    2.79
    7. Hypertension
    590
    1.89
     
    1,226
    4.63
    8. Stomach Cancer
    584
    1.87
     
    540
    2.04
    9. Breast Cancer
    552
    1.77
     
    469
    1.77
    10. Alcohol
    549
    1.76
     
    257
    0.97
    11. Lung Disease
    539
    1.73
     
    241
    0.91
    12. Other Injuries
    495
    1.59
     
    214
    0.81
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    459
    1.47
     
    722
    2.73
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    442
    1.42
     
    237
    0.89
    15. Prostate Cancer
    433
    1.39
     
    411
    1.55
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    383
    1.23
     
    408
    1.54
    17. Drownings
    296
    0.95
     
    168
    0.64
    18. Falls
    288
    0.92
     
    122
    0.46
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    287
    0.92
     
    181
    0.68
    20. Ovary Cancer
    269
    0.86
     
    236
    0.89
    21. Lymphomas
    267
    0.86
     
    276
    1.04
    22. Leukemia
    266
    0.85
     
    189
    0.71
    23. Oral Cancer
    259
    0.83
     
    172
    0.65
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    251
    0.80
     
    131
    0.49
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    244
    0.78
     
    311
    1.17
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    235
    0.75
     
    994
    3.75
    27. Cervical Cancer
    217
    0.70
     
    142
    0.54
    28. Tuberculosis
    206
    0.66
     
    64
    0.24
    29. Violence
    193
    0.62
     
    122
    0.46
    30. Bladder Cancer
    193
    0.62
     
    220
    0.83
    31. Kidney Disease
    192
    0.61
     
    239
    0.90
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    184
    0.59
     
    166
    0.63
    33. Liver Cancer
    160
    0.51
     
    150
    0.56
    34. Poisonings
    160
    0.51
     
    49
    0.18
    35. Skin Cancers
    151
    0.48
     
    179
    0.68
    36. Drug Use
    133
    0.43
     
    83
    0.31
    37. Other Neoplasms
    125
    0.40
     
    106
    0.40
    38. Uterin Cancer
    120
    0.39
     
    143
    0.54
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    110
    0.35
     
    39
    0.15
    40. Congenital Anomalies
    103
    0.33
     
    91
    0.34
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    95
    0.30
     
    49
    0.18
    42. Epilepsy
    85
    0.27
     
    38
    0.15
    43. Fires
    69
    0.22
     
    116
    0.44
    44. Endocrine Disorders
    56
    0.18
     
    81
    0.31
    45. Skin Disease
    45
    0.15
     
    36
    0.14
    46. Asthma
    36
    0.11
     
    33
    0.12
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    32
    0.10
     
    20
    0.08
    48. HIV/AIDS
    26
    0.08
     
    84
    0.32
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    24
    0.08
     
    20
    0.07
    50. Low Birth Weight
    23
    0.07
     
    18
    0.07
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    24.12
    39
     
    27.22
    29
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.90
    42
     
    26.92
    34
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.46
    47
     
    21.32
    42
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.19
    31
     
    17.71
    20
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.34
    33
     
    14.20
    26
    6. Ovary Cancer
    9.63
    6
     
    10.92
    3
    7. Cervical Cancer
    9.48
    73
     
    8.35
    79
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    7.93
    34
     
    10.28
    6
    9. Oral Cancer
    6.34
    20
     
    5.39
    36
    10. Leukemia
    5.88
    10
     
    4.98
    35
    11. Lymphomas
    5.53
    65
     
    7.41
    25
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.39
    48
     
    4.56
    43
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.91
    28
     
    5.91
    11
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    43
     
    5.03
    14
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.32
    145
     
    3.86
    126
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.07
    22
     
    4.62
    5
     
     
     
    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.