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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, 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
    65.9
    77.2
    71.6
    98
    41
    72
     
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
    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
    234.58
    15
     
    206.28
    25
    2. Stroke
    84.13
    89
     
    104.98
    62
    3. Prostate Cancer
    28.65
    32
     
    28.65
    31
    4. Suicide
    26.56
    7
     
    17.74
    17
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.70
    38
     
    25.54
    32
    6. Liver Disease
    19.49
    72
     
    13.92
    97
    7. Breast Cancer
    18.53
    73
     
    19.40
    66
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.60
    18
     
    18.04
    15
    9. Stomach Cancer
    13.10
    27
     
    12.82
    29
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.59
    158
     
    12.99
    154
    11. Lung Disease
    11.50
    166
     
    8.06
    181
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    11.34
    118
     
    8.85
    134
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.72
    31
     
    26.97
    5
    14. Ovary Cancer
    8.45
    6
     
    8.04
    8
    15. Alcohol
    8.26
    7
     
    8.27
    6
    16. Other Injuries
    8.19
    92
     
    7.15
    105
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    8.07
    26
     
    9.18
    10
    18. Falls
    8.07
    56
     
    6.26
    74
    19. Cervical Cancer
    7.40
    100
     
    6.01
    116
    20. Oral Cancer
    6.55
    24
     
    5.83
    29
    21. Drug Use
    6.46
    7
     
    3.32
    29
    22. Hypertension
    6.00
    146
     
    12.15
    102
    23. Violence
    5.83
    86
     
    5.66
    87
    24. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.58
    172
     
    11.88
    148
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.53
    56
     
    3.54
    80
    26. Lymphomas
    5.14
    89
     
    5.85
    70
    27. Kidney Disease
    4.99
    172
     
    7.79
    151
    28. Leukemia
    4.73
    41
     
    5.43
    12
    29. Uterin Cancer
    4.73
    18
     
    6.27
    7
    30. Tuberculosis
    4.60
    95
     
    2.74
    107
    31. Drownings
    4.54
    80
     
    6.83
    50
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.54
    165
     
    5.38
    162
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.20
    48
     
    3.72
    56
    34. Bladder Cancer
    4.11
    30
     
    5.40
    8
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    3.86
    153
     
    4.30
    144
    36. Liver Cancer
    3.73
    139
     
    3.62
    144
    37. Skin Cancers
    2.84
    32
     
    3.55
    16
    38. Other Neoplasms
    2.43
    105
     
    2.25
    111
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.75
    48
     
    0.93
    98
    40. Epilepsy
    1.63
    100
     
    1.72
    94
    41. Low Birth Weight
    1.58
    164
     
    1.76
    159
    42. Fires
    1.48
    96
     
    4.34
    51
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    1.48
    168
     
    1.33
    171
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.40
    112
     
    1.16
    124
    45. Poisonings
    0.90
    87
     
    1.06
    77
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.88
    14
     
    0.88
    15
    47. Asthma
    0.81
    154
     
    0.99
    145
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.72
    146
     
    3.51
    83
    49. Encephalitis
    0.66
    86
     
    0.67
    85
    50. Skin Disease
    0.62
    143
     
    1.48
    98
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Lithuania LITHUANIA   Latvia LATVIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    16,133
    42.57
     
    9,688
    36.45
    2. Stroke
    5,822
    15.36
     
    5,084
    19.13
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,427
    3.77
     
    1,015
    3.82
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,124
    2.97
     
    808
    3.04
    5. Suicide
    942
    2.49
     
    427
    1.61
    6. Stomach Cancer
    772
    2.04
     
    523
    1.97
    7. Liver Disease
    758
    2.00
     
    393
    1.48
    8. Lung Disease
    752
    1.98
     
    352
    1.32
    9. Prostate Cancer
    677
    1.79
     
    450
    1.69
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    615
    1.62
     
    438
    1.65
    11. Breast Cancer
    597
    1.58
     
    459
    1.73
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    485
    1.28
     
    383
    1.44
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    466
    1.23
     
    789
    2.97
    14. Falls
    421
    1.11
     
    200
    0.75
    15. Hypertension
    385
    1.02
     
    568
    2.14
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    374
    0.99
     
    195
    0.73
    17. Other Injuries
    356
    0.94
     
    208
    0.78
    18. Alzheimers/Dementia
    335
    0.88
     
    262
    0.99
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    328
    0.87
     
    516
    1.94
    20. Kidney Disease
    327
    0.86
     
    354
    1.33
    21. Lymphomas
    326
    0.86
     
    229
    0.86
    22. Oral Cancer
    311
    0.82
     
    204
    0.77
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    310
    0.82
     
    149
    0.56
    24. Alcohol
    299
    0.79
     
    216
    0.81
    25. Leukemia
    285
    0.75
     
    216
    0.81
    26. Bladder Cancer
    277
    0.73
     
    251
    0.94
    27. Ovary Cancer
    276
    0.73
     
    183
    0.69
    28. Cervical Cancer
    228
    0.60
     
    136
    0.51
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    222
    0.59
     
    134
    0.50
    30. Drug Use
    221
    0.58
     
    75
    0.28
    31. Liver Cancer
    217
    0.57
     
    142
    0.53
    32. Violence
    195
    0.51
     
    132
    0.50
    33. Tuberculosis
    194
    0.51
     
    79
    0.30
    34. Skin Cancers
    165
    0.44
     
    150
    0.56
    35. Drownings
    159
    0.42
     
    158
    0.59
    36. Other Neoplasms
    155
    0.41
     
    102
    0.38
    37. Uterin Cancer
    145
    0.38
     
    142
    0.53
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    129
    0.34
     
    47
    0.18
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    86
    0.23
     
    49
    0.18
    40. Congenital Anomalies
    79
    0.21
     
    59
    0.22
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    69
    0.18
     
    49
    0.18
    42. Fires
    64
    0.17
     
    125
    0.47
    43. Epilepsy
    58
    0.15
     
    40
    0.15
    44. Asthma
    50
    0.13
     
    43
    0.16
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    34
    0.09
     
    25
    0.09
    46. Poisonings
    33
    0.09
     
    27
    0.10
    47. Skin Disease
    32
    0.08
     
    62
    0.23
    48. Low Birth Weight
    27
    0.07
     
    19
    0.07
    49. Encephalitis
    24
    0.06
     
    19
    0.07
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    24
    0.06
     
    21
    0.08
     
     
    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
    28.65
    32
     
    28.65
    31
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.70
    38
     
    25.54
    32
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.53
    73
     
    19.40
    66
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.60
    18
     
    18.04
    15
    5. Stomach Cancer
    13.10
    27
     
    12.82
    29
    6. Ovary Cancer
    8.45
    6
     
    8.04
    8
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    8.07
    26
     
    9.18
    10
    8. Cervical Cancer
    7.40
    100
     
    6.01
    116
    9. Oral Cancer
    6.55
    24
     
    5.83
    29
    10. Lymphomas
    5.14
    89
     
    5.85
    70
    11. Leukemia
    4.73
    41
     
    5.43
    12
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.73
    18
     
    6.27
    7
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.20
    48
     
    3.72
    56
    14. Bladder Cancer
    4.11
    30
     
    5.40
    8
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.73
    139
     
    3.62
    144
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.84
    32
     
    3.55
    16
     
     
     
    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.