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HEALTH PROFILE: Denmark

Denmark
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Denmark

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Denmark. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

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    Denmark DENMARK LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    70.4
    74.0
    72.2
    4
    8
    4
    1970
    70.9
    75.9
    73.3
    3
    7
    4
    1980
    71.2
    77.2
    74.1
    13
    13
    12
    1990
    72.0
    77.7
    74.8
    24
    25
    26
    2000
    74.5
    79.2
    76.9
    25
    30
    27
    2010
    77.1
    81.3
    79.2
    25
    29
    28
    2016
    79.3
    83.2
    81.2
    21
    27
    23
    Denmark DENMARK LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.3
    83.2
    21
    27
    Age 5
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 10
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 15
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 20
    79.7
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 25
    79.8
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 30
    79.9
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 35
    80.1
    83.7
    21
    27
    Age 40
    80.3
    83.8
    21
    28
    Age 45
    80.5
    84.0
    21
    29
    Age 50
    80.9
    84.2
    22
    30
    Age 55
    81.4
    84.6
    22
    30
    Age 60
    82.3
    85.2
    24
    30
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.0
    24
    28
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.9
    26
    29
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.1
    26
    31
    Age 80
    88.2
    89.7
    35
    35
    Age 85
    90.8
    92.0
    40
    35
    Denmark DENMARK TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.60
    178
    2. Lung Cancers
    33.10
    9
    3. Lung Disease
    29.41
    57
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.57
    91
    5. Stroke
    23.86
    162
    6. Prostate Cancer
    23.13
    51
    7. Breast Cancer
    20.51
    40
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.00
    19
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.58
    140
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.38
    145
    11. Suicide
    9.17
    89
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.51
    16
    13. Liver Disease
    7.83
    148
    14. Alcohol
    7.10
    14
    15. Ovary Cancer
    6.10
    28
    16. Lymphomas
    5.57
    90
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    4.65
    93
    18. Leukemia
    4.56
    47
    19. Bladder Cancer
    4.33
    21
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.06
    127
    21. Kidney Disease
    3.99
    172
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.91
    52
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.86
    131
    24. Hypertension
    3.76
    161
    25. Oral Cancer
    3.66
    79
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    3.61
    124
    27. Skin Cancers
    3.56
    12
    28. Low Birth Weight
    3.52
    137
    29. Drug Use
    3.38
    21
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.38
    34
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.35
    157
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.31
    43
    33. Other Injuries
    2.70
    179
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.60
    176
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.42
    164
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.40
    102
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.90
    122
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    159
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.43
    124
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.24
    3
    41. Epilepsy
    1.16
    128
    42. Violence
    0.72
    172
    43. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    153
    44. Fires
    0.62
    142
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.60
    26
    46. Encephalitis
    0.59
    118
    47. Schizophrenia
    0.57
    5
    48. Asthma
    0.55
    169
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.50
    162
    50. Anemia
    0.47
    30
    Denmark DENMARK TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,439
    12.57
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,100
    9.48
    3. Lung Disease
    4,085
    9.44
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,951
    9.13
    5. Stroke
    3,447
    7.97
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,154
    4.98
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,118
    4.90
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,485
    3.43
    9. Prostate Cancer
    1,403
    3.24
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,315
    3.04
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1,026
    2.37
    12. Liver Disease
    733
    1.69
    13. Suicide
    729
    1.69
    14. Lymphomas
    706
    1.63
    15. Alcohol
    634
    1.47
    16. Kidney Disease
    593
    1.37
    17. Bladder Cancer
    575
    1.33
    18. Leukemia
    571
    1.32
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    570
    1.32
    20. Hypertension
    557
    1.29
    21. Falls
    518
    1.20
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    492
    1.14
    23. Liver Cancer
    466
    1.08
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    451
    1.04
    25. Stomach Cancer
    449
    1.04
      Deaths %
    26. Skin Cancers
    411
    0.95
    27. Oral Cancer
    392
    0.91
    28. Ovary Cancer
    371
    0.86
    29. Other Injuries
    353
    0.82
    30. Other Neoplasms
    331
    0.77
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    266
    0.61
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    257
    0.59
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    224
    0.52
    34. Uterin Cancer
    204
    0.47
    35. Drug Use
    204
    0.47
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    185
    0.43
    37. Road Traffic Accidents
    182
    0.42
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    128
    0.30
    39. Cervical Cancer
    115
    0.27
    40. Low Birth Weight
    114
    0.26
    41. Epilepsy
    102
    0.24
    42. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    87
    0.20
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    82
    0.19
    44. Anemia
    81
    0.19
    45. Encephalitis
    76
    0.18
    46. Asthma
    63
    0.15
    47. Schizophrenia
    61
    0.14
    48. Skin Disease
    61
    0.14
    49. Fires
    60
    0.14
    50. Violence
    45
    0.10
    Denmark DENMARK CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    33.10
    9
    2. Prostate Cancer
    23.13
    51
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.51
    40
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.00
    19
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.51
    16
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.10
    28
    7. Lymphomas
    5.57
    90
    8. Leukemia
    4.56
    47
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.33
    21
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.06
    127
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.91
    52
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.86
    131
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.66
    79
    14. Skin Cancers
    3.56
    12
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.31
    43
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    159
    Denmark DENMARK HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.4
    36
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    17.6
    16.4
    117
    42
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    22.3
    17.0
    57
    129
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.56
    3
    Denmark DENMARK DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    5.606m
    114
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    128
    Population 0-14
    16.4%
    160
    Population 15-64
    64.4%
    119
    Population 65 +
    19.2%
    19
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.50
    161
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.30
    35
    Fertility Rate
    1.73
    148
    Infant Mortality
    4.00
    167
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    32
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    54
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    97
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    78
    Net Migration
    2.10
    35
    Population Growth
    0.20%
    157
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    37
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    5.8%
    115
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    81.2
    23
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    71.8
    24
    GDP per Capita USD
    $49,600
    21

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.