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Australia: Life Expectancy

Male Female
81.0
84.8
Total World Rank
82.9
6

According to the latest WHO data published in 2018 life expectancy in Australia is: Male 81.0, female 84.8 and total life expectancy is 82.9 which gives Australia a World Life Expectancy ranking of 6. You can see the leading causes of death data and rankings for Australia by clicking on the links below or select the full country health profile at the bottom of the page.

Leading Causes of Death Australia
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Life Expectancy
1. Coronary Heart Disease
2. Alzheimers & Dementia
3. Lung Cancers
4. Stroke
5. Lung Disease
6. Breast Cancer
7. Prostate Cancer
8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
9. Suicide
10. Diabetes Mellitus
11. Influenza and Pneumonia
12. Lymphomas
13. Pancreas Cancer
   
14. Skin Cancers
15. Endocrine Disorders
16. Liver Disease
17. Road Traffic Accidents
18. Kidney Disease
19. Ovary Cancer
20. Drug Use
21. Falls
22. Leukemia
23. Liver Cancer
24. Other Injuries
25. Inflammatory/Heart
26. Parkinson's Disease
   
27. Oesophagus Cancer
28. Stomach Cancer
29. Congenital Anomalies
30. Other Neoplasms
31. Bladder Cancer
32. Oral Cancer
33. Hypertension
34. Uterin Cancer
35. Cervical Cancer
36. Low Birth Weight
37. Alcohol
38. Violence
39. Asthma
   
40. Epilepsy
41. Skin Disease
42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
43. Drownings
44. Birth Trauma
45. Encephalitis
46. Diarrhoeal diseases
47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
48. Multiple Sclerosis
49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
50. Anemia

See full health profile and world rankings for Australia here:  Australia Health Profile

Data Source: WHO Publish Date 2018