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Compare Poland and Romania 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
     
      Poland POLAND   Romania ROMANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.9
    70.6
    67.7
    33
    31
    34
     
    63.8
    67.3
    65.5
    36
    41
    38
    1970
    66.6
    73.3
    69.9
    29
    29
    31
     
    66.3
    70.8
    68.5
    32
    44
    40
    1980
    66.0
    74.4
    70.1
    52
    33
    46
     
    66.5
    71.8
    69.1
    44
    58
    53
    1990
    66.5
    75.5
    70.9
    70
    40
    55
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.7
    67
    71
    69
    2000
    69.5
    77.9
    73.7
    64
    38
    44
     
    67.2
    74.3
    70.7
    91
    78
    86
    2010
    72.1
    80.4
    76.3
    58
    33
    41
     
    69.7
    77.2
    73.4
    91
    66
    81
    2015
    73.6
    81.3
    77.5
    52
    35
    41
     
    71.4
    78.8
    75.0
    80
    55
    67
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Romania ROMANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.6
    81.3
    52
    35
     
    71.4
    78.8
    80
    55
    Age 5
    74.1
    81.7
    60
    38
     
    72.3
    79.5
    87
    56
    Age 10
    74.1
    81.7
    61
    38
     
    72.4
    79.6
    89
    56
    Age 15
    74.1
    81.8
    63
    38
     
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    57
    Age 20
    74.3
    81.8
    64
    38
     
    72.6
    79.7
    89
    60
    Age 25
    74.6
    81.9
    68
    38
     
    72.9
    79.9
    90
    61
    Age 30
    74.8
    82.0
    69
    38
     
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    62
    Age 35
    75.1
    82.1
    71
    38
     
    73.4
    80.1
    92
    65
    Age 40
    75.5
    82.2
    71
    39
     
    73.8
    80.3
    93
    67
    Age 45
    76.0
    82.4
    71
    39
     
    74.3
    80.5
    94
    67
    Age 50
    76.8
    82.8
    72
    39
     
    75.1
    80.9
    93
    67
    Age 55
    77.8
    83.3
    70
    37
     
    76.4
    81.4
    89
    67
    Age 60
    79.2
    84.0
    63
    38
     
    77.9
    82.1
    83
    73
    Age 65
    80.9
    85.0
    58
    36
     
    79.7
    83.0
    81
    71
    Age 70
    82.9
    86.1
    56
    39
     
    81.7
    84.1
    77
    73
    Age 75
    85.2
    87.5
    55
    43
     
    84.1
    85.5
    73
    82
    Age 80
    87.7
    89.3
    51
    49
     
    86.8
    87.5
    74
    89
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.7
    39
    47
     
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    98
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.7
    32
    45
     
    93.7
    93.6
    78
    105
    Age 95
    98.1
    98.2
    33
    53
     
    97.8
    97.6
    65
    103
    Age 100
    102.4
    102.3
    37
    59
     
    102.3
    101.9
    52
    132
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Romania ROMANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    148.09
    52
     
    212.34
    22
    2. Stroke
    63.21
    123
     
    109.24
    58
    3. Lung Cancers
    34.26
    7
     
    30.56
    15
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23.31
    47
     
    4.76
    164
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    18.48
    8
     
    10.92
    27
    6. Suicide
    18.46
    15
     
    9.40
    100
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.56
    139
     
    24.27
    112
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.55
    29
     
    17.63
    17
    9. Lung Disease
    16.16
    144
     
    18.80
    120
    10. Prostate Cancer
    15.94
    93
     
    14.05
    110
    11. Breast Cancer
    15.36
    107
     
    19.50
    60
    12. Liver Disease
    14.85
    92
     
    26.75
    43
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.13
    155
     
    6.60
    170
    14. Falls
    8.14
    55
     
    4.36
    111
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.94
    149
     
    15.95
    84
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.93
    139
     
    7.89
    140
    17. Ovary Cancer
    7.77
    11
     
    5.84
    42
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    7.43
    35
     
    8.11
    25
    19. Stomach Cancer
    7.35
    67
     
    9.99
    41
    20. Alcohol
    6.25
    13
     
    2.16
    67
    21. Hypertension
    5.67
    148
     
    21.01
    50
    22. Cervical Cancer
    5.32
    123
     
    12.00
    71
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.79
    13
     
    4.27
    26
    24. Lymphomas
    4.72
    97
     
    4.03
    119
    25. Other Injuries
    4.69
    150
     
    6.74
    112
    26. Other Neoplasms
    4.42
    32
     
    0.82
    163
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.17
    147
     
    4.71
    138
    28. Leukemia
    4.15
    79
     
    4.52
    58
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.02
    67
     
    7.76
    13
    30. Skin Cancers
    3.19
    21
     
    2.91
    29
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.16
    155
     
    8.65
    45
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
     
    2.35
    81
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.94
    94
     
    1.36
    140
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.90
    145
     
    4.32
    128
    35. HIV/AIDS
    2.61
    103
     
    1.21
    121
    36. Drownings
    2.37
    115
     
    3.02
    104
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.25
    99
     
    2.29
    96
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.65
    102
     
    0.95
    137
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.62
    166
     
    0.51
    178
    40. Epilepsy
    1.51
    108
     
    1.20
    136
    41. Fires
    1.28
    109
     
    1.43
    100
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.27
    72
     
    1.46
    62
    43. Drug Use
    1.26
    95
     
    2.65
    39
    44. Tuberculosis
    0.92
    136
     
    4.02
    99
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.87
    16
     
    0.26
    55
    46. Asthma
    0.86
    152
     
    0.70
    161
    47. Violence
    0.76
    174
     
    1.23
    157
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    34
     
    0.00
    181
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.47
    162
     
    0.76
    143
    50. Meningitis
    0.34
    144
     
    0.34
    145
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Poland POLAND   Romania ROMANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    105,478
    30.45
     
    85,608
    36.19
    2. Stroke
    44,754
    12.92
     
    44,547
    18.83
    3. Lung Cancers
    22,998
    6.64
     
    10,458
    4.42
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17,298
    4.99
     
    2,025
    0.86
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    12,746
    3.68
     
    3,870
    1.64
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,872
    3.43
     
    7,122
    3.01
    7. Lung Disease
    11,593
    3.35
     
    7,343
    3.10
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11,446
    3.30
     
    6,533
    2.76
    9. Suicide
    8,597
    2.48
     
    2,290
    0.97
    10. Liver Disease
    8,588
    2.48
     
    8,504
    3.60
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,006
    2.02
     
    2,527
    1.07
    12. Breast Cancer
    5,521
    1.59
     
    3,682
    1.56
    13. Kidney Disease
    5,500
    1.59
     
    6,355
    2.69
    14. Falls
    5,179
    1.49
     
    1,328
    0.56
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    4,990
    1.44
     
    2,895
    1.22
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4,983
    1.44
     
    3,583
    1.51
    17. Prostate Cancer
    4,397
    1.27
     
    2,321
    0.98
    18. Hypertension
    4,008
    1.16
     
    8,703
    3.68
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,618
    1.04
     
    1,730
    0.73
    20. Bladder Cancer
    3,372
    0.97
     
    1,651
    0.70
    21. Alcohol
    3,187
    0.92
     
    579
    0.24
    22. Lymphomas
    3,058
    0.88
     
    1,299
    0.55
    23. Other Neoplasms
    3,017
    0.87
     
    294
    0.12
    24. Ovary Cancer
    2,724
    0.79
     
    1,082
    0.46
    25. Leukemia
    2,655
    0.77
     
    1,431
    0.60
    26. Oral Cancer
    2,492
    0.72
     
    2,342
    0.99
    27. Other Injuries
    2,378
    0.69
     
    1,654
    0.70
    28. Liver Cancer
    2,139
    0.62
     
    3,088
    1.31
    29. Skin Cancers
    2,062
    0.60
     
    1,000
    0.42
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,967
    0.57
     
    479
    0.20
    31. Cervical Cancer
    1,749
    0.50
     
    2,043
    0.86
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,459
    0.42
     
    751
    0.32
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1,270
    0.37
     
    400
    0.17
    34. HIV/AIDS
    1,106
    0.32
     
    208
    0.09
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,093
    0.32
     
    354
    0.15
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,082
    0.31
     
    514
    0.22
    37. Drownings
    1,042
    0.30
     
    654
    0.28
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    970
    0.28
     
    145
    0.06
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    926
    0.27
     
    620
    0.26
    40. Epilepsy
    742
    0.21
     
    279
    0.12
    41. Fires
    683
    0.20
     
    390
    0.16
    42. Low Birth Weight
    652
    0.19
     
    451
    0.19
    43. Drug Use
    586
    0.17
     
    693
    0.29
    44. Asthma
    574
    0.17
     
    269
    0.11
    45. Tuberculosis
    544
    0.16
     
    1,093
    0.46
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    490
    0.14
     
    76
    0.03
    47. Violence
    348
    0.10
     
    293
    0.12
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    347
    0.10
     
    0
    0.00
    49. Meningitis
    168
    0.05
     
    68
    0.03
    50. Skin Disease
    164
    0.05
     
    87
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Romania ROMANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.26
    7
     
    30.56
    15
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.55
    29
     
    17.63
    17
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.94
    93
     
    14.05
    110
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.36
    107
     
    19.50
    60
    5. Ovary Cancer
    7.77
    11
     
    5.84
    42
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.43
    35
     
    8.11
    25
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.35
    67
     
    9.99
    41
    8. Cervical Cancer
    5.32
    123
     
    12.00
    71
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.79
    13
     
    4.27
    26
    10. Lymphomas
    4.72
    97
     
    4.03
    119
    11. Leukemia
    4.15
    79
     
    4.52
    58
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.02
    67
     
    7.76
    13
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.19
    21
     
    2.91
    29
    14. Liver Cancer
    3.16
    155
     
    8.65
    45
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
     
    2.35
    81
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.25
    99
     
    2.29
    96
     
     
     
    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.