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Compare Serbia 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
     
      Serbia SERBIA   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
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
    1990
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
    2000
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    74.4
    79.8
    77.0
    28
    28
    26
    2010
    71.8
    77.1
    74.4
    64
    70
    64
     
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
    2015
    72.9
    78.4
    75.6
    64
    62
    60
     
    76.9
    81.6
    79.3
    33
    33
    31
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Serbia SERBIA   United States UNITED STATES
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.9
    78.4
    64
    62
     
    76.9
    81.6
    33
    33
    Age 5
    73.4
    78.8
    71
    72
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 10
    73.5
    78.9
    73
    73
     
    77.5
    82.1
    33
    34
    Age 15
    73.5
    78.9
    73
    75
     
    77.6
    82.2
    34
    34
    Age 20
    73.6
    79.0
    76
    76
     
    77.8
    82.2
    33
    34
    Age 25
    73.8
    79.0
    79
    78
     
    78.1
    82.4
    33
    34
    Age 30
    73.9
    79.1
    82
    78
     
    78.4
    82.5
    32
    34
    Age 35
    74.2
    79.2
    86
    78
     
    78.8
    82.7
    32
    34
    Age 40
    74.5
    79.4
    88
    79
     
    79.1
    82.9
    31
    34
    Age 45
    74.8
    79.6
    88
    82
     
    79.6
    83.3
    30
    33
    Age 50
    75.4
    80.0
    89
    82
     
    80.2
    83.7
    30
    31
    Age 55
    76.4
    80.6
    87
    81
     
    81.0
    84.3
    29
    30
    Age 60
    77.9
    81.4
    84
    79
     
    82.1
    85.0
    26
    30
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.3
    82
    80
     
    83.3
    85.9
    23
    30
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.5
    89
    87
     
    84.8
    86.9
    17
    27
    Age 75
    83.5
    85.2
    89
    88
     
    86.6
    88.3
    14
    25
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.4
    89
    91
     
    88.7
    90.0
    16
    22
    Age 85
    89.6
    90.2
    97
    97
     
    91.2
    92.2
    21
    23
    Age 90
    93.3
    93.6
    98
    101
     
    94.3
    95.0
    29
    30
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.6
    98
    106
     
    98.1
    98.5
    32
    32
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.1
    82
    83
     
    102.3
    102.5
    50
    40
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Serbia SERBIA   United States UNITED STATES
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    97.82
    74
     
    77.97
    107
    2. Stroke
    96.94
    77
     
    25.94
    167
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    91.45
    3
     
    6.87
    90
    4. Lung Cancers
    45.80
    4
     
    35.04
    12
    5. Breast Cancer
    28.30
    3
     
    19.36
    58
    6. Hypertension
    27.33
    24
     
    14.64
    105
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    23.86
    94
     
    14.78
    122
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21.95
    4
     
    12.95
    50
    9. Prostate Cancer
    18.12
    71
     
    14.81
    99
    10. Lung Disease
    17.35
    99
     
    29.68
    36
    11. Kidney Disease
    14.93
    81
     
    11.58
    106
    12. Suicide
    12.85
    43
     
    12.38
    47
    13. Cervical Cancer
    9.59
    71
     
    3.21
    131
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.40
    46
     
    2.81
    147
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    9.05
    17
     
    8.56
    22
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.88
    140
     
    9.99
    131
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.68
    162
     
    10.59
    144
    18. Liver Disease
    7.66
    131
     
    8.70
    123
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.39
    33
     
    45.58
    2
    20. Ovary Cancer
    6.71
    28
     
    6.01
    41
    21. Lymphomas
    6.09
    50
     
    7.92
    10
    22. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    80
     
    5.29
    89
    23. Other Injuries
    5.62
    142
     
    5.54
    143
    24. Leukemia
    5.37
    21
     
    5.79
    13
    25. Oral Cancer
    5.20
    37
     
    2.18
    115
    26. Bladder Cancer
    4.68
    18
     
    3.55
    48
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.42
    56
     
    0.60
    161
    28. Low Birth Weight
    4.38
    122
     
    3.54
    133
    29. Uterin Cancer
    3.85
    29
     
    2.90
    52
    30. Skin Cancers
    3.75
    12
     
    3.21
    19
    31. Other Neoplasms
    3.63
    51
     
    3.39
    57
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    3.43
    24
     
    4.51
    4
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    3.15
    156
     
    4.42
    140
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.71
    81
     
    3.64
    67
    35. Falls
    2.68
    132
     
    6.27
    76
    36. Alcohol
    2.65
    43
     
    2.91
    39
    37. Asthma
    2.01
    114
     
    0.88
    142
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.99
    147
     
    8.28
    66
    39. Epilepsy
    1.62
    100
     
    0.50
    164
    40. Violence
    1.62
    137
     
    5.56
    85
    41. Drug Use
    1.29
    78
     
    6.96
    3
    42. Birth Trauma
    1.26
    125
     
    0.58
    153
    43. Tuberculosis
    1.10
    126
     
    0.13
    166
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.08
    9
     
    0.94
    13
    45. Drownings
    1.03
    147
     
    1.34
    138
    46. Fires
    0.62
    139
     
    0.75
    133
    47. Anemia
    0.59
    99
     
    0.64
    94
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.58
    124
     
    2.20
    107
    49. Skin Disease
    0.53
    134
     
    0.88
    117
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.48
    40
     
    0.10
    140
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Serbia SERBIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    16,157
    17.01
     
    133,578
    6.13
    2. Inflammatory/Heart
    15,728
    16.56
     
    32,372
    1.49
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    15,379
    16.19
     
    393,698
    18.06
    4. Lung Cancers
    6,395
    6.73
     
    171,504
    7.87
    5. Hypertension
    4,519
    4.76
     
    71,304
    3.27
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,860
    4.06
     
    71,483
    3.28
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,322
    3.50
     
    62,057
    2.85
    8. Lung Disease
    2,817
    2.97
     
    154,436
    7.08
    9. Kidney Disease
    2,401
    2.53
     
    59,186
    2.72
    10. Breast Cancer
    2,169
    2.28
     
    47,955
    2.20
    11. Suicide
    1,604
    1.69
     
    43,361
    1.99
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1,384
    1.46
     
    13,303
    0.61
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,344
    1.42
     
    41,720
    1.91
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,288
    1.36
     
    251,745
    11.55
    15. Prostate Cancer
    1,275
    1.34
     
    33,902
    1.56
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,085
    1.14
     
    52,287
    2.40
    17. Liver Disease
    1,017
    1.07
     
    35,404
    1.62
    18. Liver Cancer
    859
    0.90
     
    24,028
    1.10
    19. Lymphomas
    848
    0.89
     
    39,113
    1.79
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    847
    0.89
     
    33,838
    1.55
    21. Leukemia
    737
    0.78
     
    27,701
    1.27
    22. Bladder Cancer
    733
    0.77
     
    18,305
    0.84
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    709
    0.75
     
    2,911
    0.13
    24. Oral Cancer
    696
    0.73
     
    10,027
    0.46
    25. Other Injuries
    675
    0.71
     
    22,783
    1.05
    26. Cervical Cancer
    667
    0.70
     
    7,120
    0.33
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    597
    0.63
     
    24,779
    1.14
    28. Other Neoplasms
    559
    0.59
     
    16,911
    0.78
    29. Skin Cancers
    537
    0.56
     
    15,094
    0.69
    30. Ovary Cancer
    512
    0.54
     
    15,437
    0.71
    31. Falls
    394
    0.41
     
    31,972
    1.47
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    376
    0.40
     
    17,225
    0.79
    33. Alcohol
    331
    0.35
     
    10,895
    0.50
    34. Asthma
    323
    0.34
     
    3,447
    0.16
    35. Uterin Cancer
    321
    0.34
     
    7,771
    0.36
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    275
    0.29
     
    37,611
    1.73
    37. Low Birth Weight
    239
    0.25
     
    8,250
    0.38
    38. Epilepsy
    199
    0.21
     
    1,808
    0.08
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    196
    0.21
     
    11,807
    0.54
    40. Violence
    176
    0.19
     
    17,005
    0.78
    41. Tuberculosis
    155
    0.16
     
    588
    0.03
    42. Drug Use
    155
    0.16
     
    23,175
    1.06
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    127
    0.13
     
    4,111
    0.19
    44. Drownings
    107
    0.11
     
    4,216
    0.19
    45. Anemia
    101
    0.11
     
    3,375
    0.15
    46. Fires
    86
    0.09
     
    2,847
    0.13
    47. Skin Disease
    79
    0.08
     
    4,277
    0.20
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    75
    0.08
     
    3,236
    0.15
    49. Birth Trauma
    69
    0.07
     
    1,367
    0.06
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    67
    0.07
     
    14,905
    0.68
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Serbia SERBIA   United States UNITED STATES
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    45.80
    4
     
    35.04
    12
    2. Breast Cancer
    28.30
    3
     
    19.36
    58
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21.95
    4
     
    12.95
    50
    4. Prostate Cancer
    18.12
    71
     
    14.81
    99
    5. Cervical Cancer
    9.59
    71
     
    3.21
    131
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.40
    46
     
    2.81
    147
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    9.05
    17
     
    8.56
    22
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.71
    28
     
    6.01
    41
    9. Lymphomas
    6.09
    50
     
    7.92
    10
    10. Liver Cancer
    5.74
    80
     
    5.29
    89
    11. Leukemia
    5.37
    21
     
    5.79
    13
    12. Oral Cancer
    5.20
    37
     
    2.18
    115
    13. Bladder Cancer
    4.68
    18
     
    3.55
    48
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.85
    29
     
    2.90
    52
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.75
    12
     
    3.21
    19
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.71
    81
     
    3.64
    67
     
     
     
    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.