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Compare Russia and United States 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
     
      Russia RUSSIA   United States UNITED STATES
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
    1970
    63.1
    73.4
    68.1
    60
    27
    42
     
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
    1980
    61.4
    73.0
    67.0
    85
    47
    67
     
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
    1990
    63.8
    74.3
    68.9
    99
    55
    79
     
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
    2000
    59.0
    72.0
    65.3
    133
    98
    116
     
    74.4
    79.8
    77.0
    28
    28
    26
    2010
    62.4
    74.6
    68.4
    134
    97
    115
     
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
    2015
    64.7
    76.3
    70.5
    129
    89
    110
     
    76.9
    81.6
    79.3
    33
    33
    31
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Russia RUSSIA   United States UNITED STATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.7
    76.3
    129
    89
     
    76.9
    81.6
    33
    33
    Age 5
    65.4
    76.9
    152
    96
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 10
    65.5
    77.0
    157
    98
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 15
    65.5
    77.1
    160
    97
     
    77.6
    82.2
    34
    34
    Age 20
    65.8
    77.2
    162
    97
     
    77.8
    82.2
    33
    34
    Age 25
    66.2
    77.4
    165
    98
     
    78.1
    82.4
    33
    34
    Age 30
    67.0
    77.7
    169
    96
     
    78.4
    82.5
    32
    34
    Age 35
    68.1
    78.1
    168
    92
     
    78.8
    82.7
    32
    34
    Age 40
    69.2
    78.6
    166
    91
     
    79.1
    82.9
    31
    34
    Age 45
    70.4
    79.1
    169
    89
     
    79.6
    83.3
    30
    33
    Age 50
    71.6
    79.6
    170
    87
     
    80.2
    83.7
    30
    31
    Age 55
    73.2
    80.3
    170
    87
     
    81.0
    84.3
    29
    30
    Age 60
    75.1
    81.2
    168
    84
     
    82.1
    85.0
    26
    30
    Age 65
    77.4
    82.2
    155
    84
     
    83.3
    85.9
    23
    30
    Age 70
    79.9
    83.5
    139
    85
     
    84.8
    86.9
    17
    27
    Age 75
    82.6
    85.1
    131
    91
     
    86.6
    88.3
    14
    25
    Age 80
    85.8
    87.3
    114
    94
     
    88.7
    90.0
    16
    22
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.1
    115
    99
     
    91.2
    92.2
    21
    23
    Age 90
    93.2
    93.5
    107
    112
     
    94.3
    95.0
    29
    30
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.4
    103
    137
     
    98.1
    98.5
    32
    32
    Age 100
    101.9
    101.8
    102
    148
     
    102.3
    102.5
    50
    40
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Russia RUSSIA   United States UNITED STATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    320.40
    9
     
    77.97
    107
    2. Stroke
    188.48
    3
     
    25.94
    167
    3. HIV/AIDS
    36.39
    41
     
    2.20
    107
    4. Other Injuries
    29.03
    15
     
    5.54
    143
    5. Lung Cancers
    28.91
    29
     
    35.04
    12
    6. Liver Disease
    27.96
    32
     
    8.70
    123
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.84
    33
     
    19.36
    58
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.49
    9
     
    12.95
    50
    9. Suicide
    19.62
    14
     
    12.38
    47
    10. Stomach Cancer
    18.00
    10
     
    2.81
    147
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.89
    124
     
    10.59
    144
    12. Prostate Cancer
    17.71
    73
     
    14.81
    99
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    16.42
    92
     
    9.99
    131
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.93
    19
     
    6.87
    90
    15. Lung Disease
    14.10
    126
     
    29.68
    36
    16. Alcohol
    12.25
    4
     
    2.91
    39
    17. Tuberculosis
    11.78
    62
     
    0.13
    166
    18. Violence
    9.21
    56
     
    5.56
    85
    19. Drownings
    9.06
    24
     
    1.34
    138
    20. Hypertension
    9.04
    141
     
    14.64
    105
    21. Falls
    8.36
    54
     
    6.27
    76
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    7.97
    33
     
    8.56
    22
    23. Fires
    7.00
    45
     
    0.75
    133
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    6.63
    115
     
    4.42
    140
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6.54
    102
     
    3.21
    131
    26. Ovary Cancer
    6.30
    36
     
    6.01
    41
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.55
    33
     
    2.18
    115
    28. Drug Use
    5.50
    6
     
    6.96
    3
    29. Poisonings
    5.34
    21
     
    4.06
    33
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.17
    48
     
    0.60
    161
    31. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.65
    167
     
    14.78
    122
    32. Uterin Cancer
    4.20
    21
     
    2.90
    52
    33. Liver Cancer
    4.20
    115
     
    5.29
    89
    34. Low Birth Weight
    4.11
    126
     
    3.54
    133
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.86
    88
     
    0.65
    152
    36. Leukemia
    3.76
    93
     
    5.79
    13
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    63
     
    3.64
    67
    38. Lymphomas
    3.59
    120
     
    7.92
    10
    39. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    51
     
    3.55
    48
    40. Kidney Disease
    2.97
    169
     
    11.58
    106
    41. Skin Cancers
    2.37
    41
     
    3.21
    19
    42. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.17
    120
     
    45.58
    2
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.69
    125
     
    3.39
    57
    44. Asthma
    1.62
    122
     
    0.88
    142
    45. Birth Trauma
    1.26
    126
     
    0.58
    153
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.97
    61
     
    0.50
    94
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.88
    141
     
    2.97
    98
    48. Epilepsy
    0.84
    147
     
    0.50
    164
    49. Appendicitis
    0.81
    55
     
    0.10
    135
    50. Endocrine Disorders
    0.80
    169
     
    8.28
    66
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Russia RUSSIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    736,953
    37.25
     
    393,698
    18.06
    2. Stroke
    447,488
    22.62
     
    133,578
    6.13
    3. HIV/AIDS
    61,212
    3.09
     
    7,926
    0.36
    4. Lung Cancers
    59,255
    3.00
     
    171,504
    7.87
    5. Liver Disease
    50,886
    2.57
     
    35,404
    1.62
    6. Other Injuries
    49,147
    2.48
     
    22,783
    1.05
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    45,379
    2.29
     
    62,057
    2.85
    8. Stomach Cancer
    38,408
    1.94
     
    13,303
    0.61
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34,324
    1.74
     
    52,287
    2.40
    10. Lung Disease
    32,247
    1.63
     
    154,436
    7.08
    11. Suicide
    31,997
    1.62
     
    43,361
    1.99
    12. Inflammatory/Heart
    26,812
    1.36
     
    32,372
    1.49
    13. Breast Cancer
    26,532
    1.34
     
    47,955
    2.20
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    25,421
    1.28
     
    33,838
    1.55
    15. Alcohol
    21,658
    1.09
     
    10,895
    0.50
    16. Hypertension
    20,439
    1.03
     
    71,304
    3.27
    17. Tuberculosis
    19,694
    1.00
     
    588
    0.03
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    17,046
    0.86
     
    41,720
    1.91
    19. Falls
    15,358
    0.78
     
    31,972
    1.47
    20. Violence
    14,983
    0.76
     
    17,005
    0.78
    21. Drownings
    14,026
    0.71
     
    4,216
    0.19
    22. Prostate Cancer
    13,655
    0.69
     
    33,902
    1.56
    23. Fires
    12,553
    0.63
     
    2,847
    0.13
    24. Oral Cancer
    10,771
    0.54
     
    10,027
    0.46
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10,199
    0.52
     
    2,911
    0.13
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,917
    0.50
     
    71,483
    3.28
    27. Poisonings
    9,167
    0.46
     
    13,542
    0.62
    28. Liver Cancer
    8,963
    0.45
     
    24,028
    1.10
    29. Drug Use
    8,767
    0.44
     
    23,175
    1.06
    30. Ovary Cancer
    7,735
    0.39
     
    15,437
    0.71
    31. Bladder Cancer
    7,648
    0.39
     
    18,305
    0.84
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    7,558
    0.38
     
    17,225
    0.79
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7,502
    0.38
     
    3,236
    0.15
    34. Lymphomas
    7,234
    0.37
     
    39,113
    1.79
    35. Cervical Cancer
    7,222
    0.37
     
    7,120
    0.33
    36. Leukemia
    7,212
    0.36
     
    27,701
    1.27
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    6,695
    0.34
     
    11,807
    0.54
    38. Kidney Disease
    5,862
    0.30
     
    59,186
    2.72
    39. Uterin Cancer
    5,390
    0.27
     
    7,771
    0.36
    40. Skin Cancers
    5,052
    0.26
     
    15,094
    0.69
    41. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4,912
    0.25
     
    251,745
    11.55
    42. Low Birth Weight
    3,832
    0.19
     
    8,250
    0.38
    43. Asthma
    3,403
    0.17
     
    3,447
    0.16
    44. Other Neoplasms
    3,206
    0.16
     
    16,911
    0.78
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,982
    0.10
     
    2,558
    0.12
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,674
    0.08
     
    14,905
    0.68
    47. Appendicitis
    1,611
    0.08
     
    456
    0.02
    48. Endocrine Disorders
    1,446
    0.07
     
    37,611
    1.73
    49. Epilepsy
    1,219
    0.06
     
    1,808
    0.08
    50. Birth Trauma
    1,176
    0.06
     
    1,367
    0.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Russia RUSSIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.91
    29
     
    35.04
    12
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.84
    33
     
    19.36
    58
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20.49
    9
     
    12.95
    50
    4. Stomach Cancer
    18.00
    10
     
    2.81
    147
    5. Prostate Cancer
    17.71
    73
     
    14.81
    99
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.97
    33
     
    8.56
    22
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.54
    102
     
    3.21
    131
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.30
    36
     
    6.01
    41
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.55
    33
     
    2.18
    115
    10. Uterin Cancer
    4.20
    21
     
    2.90
    52
    11. Liver Cancer
    4.20
    115
     
    5.29
    89
    12. Leukemia
    3.76
    93
     
    5.79
    13
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    63
     
    3.64
    67
    14. Lymphomas
    3.59
    120
     
    7.92
    10
    15. Bladder Cancer
    3.35
    51
     
    3.55
    48
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.37
    41
     
    3.21
    19
     
     
     
    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.