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Compare Malta and Italy 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
     
      Malta MALTA   Italy ITALY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
     
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    24
    21
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
     
    68.7
    74.6
    71.6
    15
    14
    13
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
     
    70.7
    77.4
    73.9
    17
    12
    13
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
     
    73.6
    80.3
    76.9
    11
    7
    8
    2000
    76.2
    80.3
    78.2
    9
    21
    13
     
    76.6
    82.6
    79.5
    6
    4
    4
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
     
    79.3
    84.2
    81.8
    7
    6
    7
    2015
    79.7
    83.7
    81.7
    15
    19
    16
     
    80.5
    84.8
    82.7
    7
    8
    6
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Italy ITALY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.7
    15
    19
     
    80.5
    84.8
    7
    8
    Age 5
    80.3
    84.2
    12
    15
     
    80.8
    85.0
    6
    8
    Age 10
    80.3
    84.2
    13
    15
     
    80.8
    85.1
    6
    8
    Age 15
    80.3
    84.2
    13
    16
     
    80.8
    85.1
    6
    8
    Age 20
    80.4
    84.2
    12
    17
     
    80.9
    85.1
    6
    8
    Age 25
    80.6
    84.3
    13
    17
     
    81.1
    85.2
    6
    8
    Age 30
    80.7
    84.4
    13
    16
     
    81.2
    85.3
    6
    8
    Age 35
    80.8
    84.5
    12
    17
     
    81.4
    85.3
    7
    8
    Age 40
    81.1
    84.5
    11
    18
     
    81.6
    85.4
    8
    8
    Age 45
    81.3
    84.7
    11
    18
     
    81.8
    85.6
    9
    8
    Age 50
    81.6
    84.9
    13
    20
     
    82.2
    85.9
    9
    8
    Age 55
    82.0
    85.1
    13
    22
     
    82.6
    86.2
    9
    8
    Age 60
    82.7
    85.5
    13
    27
     
    83.3
    86.6
    10
    8
    Age 65
    83.6
    86.2
    16
    27
     
    84.2
    87.2
    9
    8
    Age 70
    84.7
    86.9
    21
    32
     
    85.4
    88.0
    10
    9
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.6
    29
    39
     
    86.9
    89.0
    8
    11
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.3
    42
    47
     
    88.9
    90.4
    9
    12
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.8
    46
    43
     
    91.5
    92.4
    12
    19
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.7
    57
    41
     
    94.6
    95.1
    15
    20
    Age 95
    97.8
    98.4
    66
    41
     
    98.3
    98.6
    23
    29
    Age 100
    102.2
    102.4
    60
    48
     
    102.4
    102.5
    32
    41
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Italy ITALY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    87.92
    89
     
    48.48
    156
    2. Stroke
    33.19
    153
     
    35.35
    145
    3. Breast Cancer
    25.90
    10
     
    19.94
    53
    4. Lung Cancers
    23.55
    43
     
    25.15
    40
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.95
    33
     
    14.58
    45
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.92
    23
     
    16.96
    21
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.89
    138
     
    4.89
    169
    8. Ovary Cancer
    11.65
    1
     
    5.08
    66
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    9.67
    9
     
    7.76
    36
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.11
    147
     
    13.13
    129
    11. Prostate Cancer
    9.06
    130
     
    11.53
    113
    12. Lymphomas
    7.70
    17
     
    6.59
    38
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    7.42
    106
     
    2.72
    161
    14. Lung Disease
    7.19
    158
     
    12.24
    134
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.06
    133
     
    5.47
    150
    16. Stomach Cancer
    7.06
    64
     
    7.52
    61
    17. Suicide
    5.75
    113
     
    4.76
    125
    18. Uterin Cancer
    5.13
    12
     
    2.68
    60
    19. Leukemia
    4.55
    49
     
    5.04
    33
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4.54
    23
     
    4.07
    35
    21. Falls
    3.93
    111
     
    2.40
    139
    22. Liver Disease
    3.88
    163
     
    6.02
    146
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    3.73
    19
     
    2.72
    54
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.66
    163
     
    6.03
    149
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.57
    114
     
    5.02
    98
    26. Low Birth Weight
    3.54
    132
     
    1.85
    151
    27. Liver Cancer
    3.36
    143
     
    6.69
    64
    28. Skin Disease
    3.17
    59
     
    0.51
    137
    29. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    85
     
    2.49
    100
    30. Hypertension
    2.92
    169
     
    17.81
    80
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.83
    154
     
    3.20
    146
    32. Other Injuries
    2.78
    166
     
    6.83
    128
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    96
     
    1.58
    118
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    89
     
    2.30
    42
    35. Other Neoplasms
    1.51
    130
     
    5.13
    16
    36. Drug Use
    1.40
    72
     
    1.07
    88
    37. Meningitis
    1.33
    98
     
    0.12
    171
    38. Drownings
    0.94
    151
     
    0.57
    163
    39. Birth Trauma
    0.89
    135
     
    0.61
    150
    40. Cervical Cancer
    0.85
    172
     
    1.81
    157
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.80
    145
     
    1.37
    125
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.79
    155
     
    0.42
    168
    43. Violence
    0.70
    161
     
    0.79
    159
    44. Alcohol
    0.66
    96
     
    0.37
    111
    45. Asthma
    0.56
    163
     
    0.31
    170
    46. Hepatitis C
    0.45
    56
     
    2.23
    3
    47. Epilepsy
    0.45
    167
     
    0.76
    157
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.33
    50
     
    0.48
    37
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.24
    107
     
    0.37
    95
    50. Anemia
    0.23
    119
     
    0.65
    90
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Malta MALTA   Italy ITALY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    695
    27.15
     
    75,906
    16.32
    2. Stroke
    266
    10.41
     
    58,654
    12.61
    3. Lung Cancers
    175
    6.82
     
    33,636
    7.23
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    127
    4.97
     
    29,620
    6.37
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    123
    4.82
     
    20,556
    4.42
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    114
    4.46
     
    7,868
    1.69
    7. Breast Cancer
    99
    3.88
     
    13,333
    2.87
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    73
    2.86
     
    10,649
    2.29
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    73
    2.84
     
    20,754
    4.46
    10. Lung Disease
    59
    2.32
     
    20,602
    4.43
    11. Kidney Disease
    58
    2.28
     
    8,864
    1.91
    12. Stomach Cancer
    54
    2.12
     
    10,438
    2.24
    13. Lymphomas
    53
    2.09
     
    8,957
    1.93
    14. Ovary Cancer
    43
    1.69
     
    3,336
    0.72
    15. Bladder Cancer
    35
    1.38
     
    6,226
    1.34
    16. Prostate Cancer
    34
    1.32
     
    7,841
    1.69
    17. Leukemia
    33
    1.30
     
    6,496
    1.40
    18. Falls
    31
    1.21
     
    3,249
    0.70
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    30
    1.18
     
    4,681
    1.01
    20. Suicide
    29
    1.13
     
    3,908
    0.84
    21. Liver Disease
    27
    1.05
     
    7,331
    1.58
    22. Skin Disease
    27
    1.05
     
    809
    0.17
    23. Hypertension
    25
    0.97
     
    29,958
    6.44
    24. Liver Cancer
    25
    0.96
     
    9,235
    1.99
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    21
    0.82
     
    1,370
    0.29
    26. Oral Cancer
    20
    0.79
     
    2,922
    0.63
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    19
    0.76
     
    6,554
    1.41
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    19
    0.75
     
    4,061
    0.87
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    19
    0.74
     
    4,695
    1.01
    30. Uterin Cancer
    19
    0.73
     
    2,050
    0.44
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    17
    0.66
     
    1,979
    0.43
    32. Other Injuries
    16
    0.61
     
    10,274
    2.21
    33. Other Neoplasms
    11
    0.44
     
    7,593
    1.63
    34. Skin Cancers
    11
    0.44
     
    2,728
    0.59
    35. Low Birth Weight
    8
    0.31
     
    599
    0.13
    36. Drug Use
    7
    0.26
     
    736
    0.16
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6
    0.24
     
    2,160
    0.46
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    0.22
     
    643
    0.14
    39. Drownings
    5
    0.18
     
    402
    0.09
    40. Asthma
    4
    0.17
     
    417
    0.09
    41. Alcohol
    4
    0.15
     
    339
    0.07
    42. Violence
    4
    0.14
     
    518
    0.11
    43. Epilepsy
    3
    0.13
     
    872
    0.19
    44. Meningitis
    3
    0.11
     
    100
    0.02
    45. Cervical Cancer
    3
    0.11
     
    1,055
    0.23
    46. Osteoarthritis
    2
    0.08
     
    368
    0.08
    47. Hepatitis C
    2
    0.08
     
    3,161
    0.68
    48. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.07
     
    459
    0.10
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    2
    0.07
     
    491
    0.11
    50. Anemia
    2
    0.07
     
    1,059
    0.23
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Malta MALTA   Italy ITALY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    25.90
    10
     
    19.94
    53
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.55
    43
     
    25.15
    40
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.95
    33
     
    14.58
    45
    4. Ovary Cancer
    11.65
    1
     
    5.08
    66
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.67
    9
     
    7.76
    36
    6. Prostate Cancer
    9.06
    130
     
    11.53
    113
    7. Lymphomas
    7.70
    17
     
    6.59
    38
    8. Stomach Cancer
    7.06
    64
     
    7.52
    61
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.13
    12
     
    2.68
    60
    10. Leukemia
    4.55
    49
     
    5.04
    33
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.54
    23
     
    4.07
    35
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.36
    143
     
    6.69
    64
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    85
     
    2.49
    100
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.27
    96
     
    1.58
    118
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.58
    89
     
    2.30
    42
    16. Cervical Cancer
    0.85
    172
     
    1.81
    157
     
     
     
    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.