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Compare Spain and United Kingdom 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
     
      Spain SPAIN   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    25
    22
     
    68.2
    74.2
    71.1
    9
    4
    9
    1970
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
     
    68.9
    75.2
    72.0
    13
    9
    9
    1980
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
     
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    16
    14
    17
    1990
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
     
    73.1
    78.8
    75.9
    17
    17
    16
    2000
    75.6
    82.5
    79.0
    15
    5
    7
     
    75.4
    80.2
    77.7
    19
    23
    22
    2010
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
     
    78.1
    82.2
    80.2
    15
    26
    21
    2015
    80.1
    85.5
    82.8
    9
    3
    5
     
    79.4
    83.0
    81.2
    18
    27
    20
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.5
    9
    3
     
    79.4
    83.0
    18
    27
    Age 5
    80.5
    85.8
    10
    3
     
    79.7
    83.3
    17
    27
    Age 10
    80.5
    85.8
    10
    3
     
    79.8
    83.4
    17
    27
    Age 15
    80.5
    85.8
    10
    3
     
    79.8
    83.4
    17
    27
    Age 20
    80.6
    85.9
    10
    3
     
    79.9
    83.4
    18
    27
    Age 25
    80.7
    85.9
    10
    3
     
    80.0
    83.5
    18
    27
    Age 30
    80.8
    86.0
    11
    4
     
    80.2
    83.6
    18
    27
    Age 35
    80.9
    86.1
    11
    4
     
    80.4
    83.7
    18
    27
    Age 40
    81.0
    86.1
    12
    5
     
    80.7
    83.8
    17
    27
    Age 45
    81.3
    86.3
    12
    5
     
    81.0
    84.1
    17
    28
    Age 50
    81.6
    86.5
    12
    5
     
    81.4
    84.3
    17
    29
    Age 55
    82.2
    86.9
    12
    5
     
    82.0
    84.7
    15
    29
    Age 60
    83.0
    87.3
    11
    5
     
    82.7
    85.3
    14
    29
    Age 65
    84.0
    87.8
    11
    4
     
    83.7
    86.0
    15
    29
    Age 70
    85.2
    88.3
    11
    4
     
    84.9
    86.9
    16
    28
    Age 75
    86.6
    89.1
    17
    8
     
    86.5
    88.1
    18
    28
    Age 80
    88.5
    90.3
    20
    15
     
    88.5
    89.8
    19
    30
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    31
    26
     
    91.2
    92.0
    20
    31
    Age 90
    94.2
    94.8
    42
    39
     
    94.4
    94.9
    25
    36
    Age 95
    97.9
    98.2
    60
    56
     
    98.0
    98.3
    39
    43
    Age 100
    102.0
    102.1
    88
    77
     
    102.2
    102.3
    54
    55
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    41.62
    163
     
    60.10
    139
    2. Stroke
    28.15
    161
     
    34.68
    147
    3. Lung Cancers
    27.15
    33
     
    31.40
    18
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.90
    11
     
    24.35
    14
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.97
    14
     
    15.23
    39
    6. Breast Cancer
    15.93
    92
     
    22.10
    28
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.16
    97
     
    20.61
    56
    8. Lung Disease
    14.52
    122
     
    21.36
    68
    9. Hypertension
    10.01
    134
     
    4.50
    162
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.86
    143
     
    4.91
    164
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.43
    153
     
    23.43
    102
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    7.16
    42
     
    7.35
    40
    13. Stomach Cancer
    7.04
    65
     
    4.39
    111
    14. Kidney Disease
    6.96
    135
     
    3.32
    167
    15. Liver Disease
    6.66
    141
     
    9.31
    119
    16. Lymphomas
    6.02
    53
     
    7.20
    28
    17. Liver Cancer
    5.93
    74
     
    3.84
    127
    18. Bladder Cancer
    5.89
    6
     
    4.49
    25
    19. Other Injuries
    5.31
    146
     
    7.09
    127
    20. Suicide
    5.23
    121
     
    6.28
    103
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.22
    117
     
    2.96
    150
    22. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    75
     
    6.99
    22
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    4.51
    104
     
    3.28
    122
    24. Other Neoplasms
    4.46
    25
     
    2.94
    76
    25. Leukemia
    4.27
    62
     
    4.51
    52
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.65
    164
     
    2.97
    169
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    153
     
    3.78
    146
    28. Oral Cancer
    3.34
    76
     
    2.73
    91
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.30
    30
     
    4.37
    5
    30. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    49
     
    3.23
    38
    31. Cervical Cancer
    2.64
    143
     
    2.49
    145
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    84
     
    7.64
    24
    33. Falls
    2.52
    134
     
    4.06
    106
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    49
     
    3.03
    25
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.01
    114
     
    0.82
    142
    36. HIV/AIDS
    1.77
    109
     
    0.42
    130
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.65
    153
     
    3.47
    134
    38. Skin Disease
    1.15
    103
     
    1.65
    90
    39. Asthma
    1.12
    133
     
    0.97
    138
    40. Hepatitis C
    0.97
    11
     
    0.31
    72
    41. Drug Use
    0.93
    93
     
    3.83
    19
    42. Drownings
    0.81
    153
     
    0.44
    167
    43. Birth Trauma
    0.80
    141
     
    0.61
    151
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    142
     
    1.19
    133
    45. Epilepsy
    0.76
    156
     
    1.43
    112
    46. Violence
    0.64
    163
     
    0.63
    165
    47. Alcohol
    0.62
    98
     
    1.70
    59
    48. Poisonings
    0.61
    131
     
    0.91
    108
    49. Anemia
    0.58
    100
     
    0.14
    136
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.52
    164
     
    2.17
    100
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Spain SPAIN   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    41,284
    13.65
     
    75,014
    17.21
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30,203
    9.99
     
    34,343
    7.88
    3. Stroke
    29,577
    9.78
     
    46,280
    10.62
    4. Lung Cancers
    22,534
    7.45
     
    36,956
    8.48
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17,706
    5.85
     
    18,181
    4.17
    6. Lung Disease
    15,404
    5.09
     
    27,763
    6.37
    7. Hypertension
    10,972
    3.63
     
    5,747
    1.32
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,416
    3.44
     
    6,088
    1.40
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9,694
    3.21
     
    30,776
    7.06
    10. Kidney Disease
    7,499
    2.48
     
    4,428
    1.02
    11. Breast Cancer
    7,109
    2.35
     
    12,760
    2.93
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6,718
    2.22
     
    12,101
    2.78
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6,371
    2.11
     
    5,328
    1.22
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6,325
    2.09
     
    8,614
    1.98
    15. Bladder Cancer
    5,770
    1.91
     
    5,794
    1.33
    16. Lymphomas
    5,400
    1.79
     
    8,633
    1.98
    17. Liver Cancer
    5,218
    1.73
     
    4,392
    1.01
    18. Liver Disease
    5,044
    1.67
     
    7,654
    1.76
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,942
    1.63
     
    3,052
    0.70
    20. Other Injuries
    4,710
    1.56
     
    6,507
    1.49
    21. Other Neoplasms
    4,291
    1.42
     
    3,640
    0.84
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    4,005
    1.32
     
    3,156
    0.72
    23. Leukemia
    3,722
    1.23
     
    5,224
    1.20
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3,653
    1.21
     
    6,131
    1.41
    25. Suicide
    3,284
    1.09
     
    4,381
    1.01
    26. Oral Cancer
    2,601
    0.86
     
    2,790
    0.64
    27. Falls
    2,262
    0.75
     
    4,877
    1.12
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,091
    0.69
     
    8,756
    2.01
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,057
    0.68
     
    1,050
    0.24
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2,035
    0.67
     
    4,214
    0.97
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,009
    0.66
     
    2,008
    0.46
    32. Skin Cancers
    1,794
    0.59
     
    3,318
    0.76
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1,553
    0.51
     
    2,072
    0.48
    34. Skin Disease
    1,236
    0.41
     
    2,146
    0.49
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    1,235
    0.41
     
    2,103
    0.48
    36. Asthma
    1,141
    0.38
     
    1,092
    0.25
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1,031
    0.34
     
    295
    0.07
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,018
    0.34
     
    1,196
    0.27
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    844
    0.28
     
    1,632
    0.37
    40. Hepatitis C
    819
    0.27
     
    242
    0.06
    41. Anemia
    637
    0.21
     
    201
    0.05
    42. Epilepsy
    572
    0.19
     
    1,146
    0.26
    43. Drug Use
    512
    0.17
     
    2,460
    0.56
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    505
    0.17
     
    2,620
    0.60
    45. Low Birth Weight
    475
    0.16
     
    1,539
    0.35
    46. Drownings
    453
    0.15
     
    303
    0.07
    47. Poisonings
    431
    0.14
     
    641
    0.15
    48. Alcohol
    404
    0.13
     
    1,276
    0.29
    49. Tuberculosis
    342
    0.11
     
    362
    0.08
    50. Violence
    325
    0.11
     
    402
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Spain SPAIN   United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.15
    33
     
    31.40
    18
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.97
    14
     
    15.23
    39
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.93
    92
     
    22.10
    28
    4. Prostate Cancer
    15.16
    97
     
    20.61
    56
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.16
    42
     
    7.35
    40
    6. Stomach Cancer
    7.04
    65
     
    4.39
    111
    7. Lymphomas
    6.02
    53
     
    7.20
    28
    8. Liver Cancer
    5.93
    74
     
    3.84
    127
    9. Bladder Cancer
    5.89
    6
     
    4.49
    25
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.65
    75
     
    6.99
    22
    11. Leukemia
    4.27
    62
     
    4.51
    52
    12. Oral Cancer
    3.34
    76
     
    2.73
    91
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.94
    49
     
    3.23
    38
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.64
    143
     
    2.49
    145
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.60
    84
     
    7.64
    24
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    49
     
    3.03
    25
     
     
     
    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.