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India

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for India including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    India INDIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2016
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
     
     
    India INDIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
    Age 5
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
    Age 10
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
    Age 15
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
    Age 20
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
    Age 25
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
    Age 30
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
    Age 35
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
    Age 40
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
    Age 45
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
    Age 50
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
    Age 55
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
    Age 60
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
    Age 65
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
    Age 75
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
    Age 80
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
    Age 85
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
     
     
    India INDIA 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
    146.11
    56
    2. Lung Disease
    96.92
    4
    3. Stroke
    71.48
    114
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    64.03
    62
    5. Tuberculosis
    43.10
    40
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    40.22
    37
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    31.41
    84
    8. Kidney Disease
    25.35
    39
    9. Low Birth Weight
    23.62
    17
    10. Liver Disease
    22.93
    63
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.51
    67
    12. Falls
    20.92
    3
    13. Hypertension
    16.06
    70
    14. Suicide
    16.05
    24
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.57
    124
    16. Breast Cancer
    13.71
    123
    17. Cervical Cancer
    12.46
    68
    18. Asthma
    11.35
    55
    19. Other Injuries
    11.00
    63
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.30
    5
    21. Birth Trauma
    9.86
    57
    22. Oral Cancer
    8.69
    8
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    8.33
    95
    24. Lung Cancers
    8.14
    109
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.79
    53
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    86
    27. HIV/AIDS
    5.22
    87
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.10
    133
    29. Malnutrition
    4.98
    60
    30. Drownings
    4.91
    77
    31. Violence
    4.45
    102
    32. Fires
    4.15
    55
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.96
    52
    34. Hepatitis B
    3.93
    3
    35. Ovary Cancer
    3.93
    103
    36. Meningitis
    3.28
    64
    37. Encephalitis
    3.20
    4
    38. Maternal Conditions
    3.18
    61
    39. Prostate Cancer
    3.10
    172
    40. Measles
    3.06
    22
    41. Liver Cancer
    2.73
    168
    42. Lymphomas
    2.66
    147
    43. Epilepsy
    2.52
    62
    44. Endocrine Disorders
    2.42
    154
    45. Leukemia
    2.34
    143
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    2.10
    1
    47. Poisonings
    2.06
    47
    48. Malaria
    1.97
    46
    49. Dengue
    1.83
    3
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    1.54
    140
     
     
    India INDIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,446,853
    16.44
    2. Lung Disease
    896,779
    10.19
    3. Stroke
    694,258
    7.89
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    648,220
    7.37
    5. Tuberculosis
    470,641
    5.35
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    431,178
    4.90
    7. Low Birth Weight
    329,864
    3.75
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    298,243
    3.39
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    278,383
    3.16
    10. Liver Disease
    259,749
    2.95
    11. Kidney Disease
    257,862
    2.93
    12. Suicide
    206,278
    2.34
    13. Falls
    204,603
    2.32
    14. Hypertension
    160,001
    1.82
    15. Birth Trauma
    137,726
    1.57
    16. Other Injuries
    130,822
    1.49
    17. Alzheimers/Dementia
    126,731
    1.44
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    116,118
    1.32
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    110,869
    1.26
    20. Asthma
    110,369
    1.25
    21. Oral Cancer
    94,354
    1.07
    22. Lung Cancers
    84,904
    0.96
    23. Breast Cancer
    76,356
    0.87
    24. Cervical Cancer
    68,906
    0.78
    25. HIV/AIDS
    67,170
    0.76
      Deaths %
    26. Drownings
    63,004
    0.72
    27. Stomach Cancer
    61,372
    0.70
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    57,658
    0.66
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    53,394
    0.61
    30. Violence
    52,987
    0.60
    31. Malnutrition
    52,285
    0.59
    32. Fires
    51,222
    0.58
    33. Hepatitis B
    43,284
    0.49
    34. Maternal Conditions
    43,120
    0.49
    35. Measles
    42,009
    0.48
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    41,255
    0.47
    37. Meningitis
    40,312
    0.46
    38. Encephalitis
    39,913
    0.45
    39. Epilepsy
    29,700
    0.34
    40. Lymphomas
    29,342
    0.33
    41. Liver Cancer
    28,552
    0.32
    42. Leukemia
    27,756
    0.32
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    26,223
    0.30
    44. Poisonings
    24,690
    0.28
    45. Malaria
    23,677
    0.27
    46. Ovary Cancer
    21,684
    0.25
    47. Dengue
    20,232
    0.23
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    19,672
    0.22
    49. Drug Use
    17,132
    0.19
    50. Inflammatory/Heart
    16,989
    0.19
     
     
    India INDIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    13.71
    123
    2. Cervical Cancer
    12.46
    68
    3. Oral Cancer
    8.69
    8
    4. Lung Cancers
    8.14
    109
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    86
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.10
    133
    7. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.96
    52
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.93
    103
      Rate World Rank
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3.10
    172
    10. Liver Cancer
    2.73
    168
    11. Lymphomas
    2.66
    147
    12. Leukemia
    2.34
    143
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.54
    140
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.05
    151
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.94
    160
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.43
    166
     
     
    India INDIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.7
    103
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    20.4
    1.9
    105
    107
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    2.7
    5.1
    178
    184
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.19
    127

     
    India INDIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1,281,935,911
    2
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.08
    11
    Population 0-14
    27.3%
    84
    Population 15-64
    66.4%
    71
    Population 65 +
    6.2%
    98
    Birth Rate / 1000
    19.00
    82
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.30
    103
    Fertility Rate
    2.43
    75
    Infant Mortality
    39.10
    46
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.12
    3
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.13
    4
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.08
    15
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    31
    Net Migration
    0.00
    71
    Population Growth
    1.20%
    84
    Literacy Total
    71.2%
    155
    Literacy Male
    81.3%
    118
    Literacy Female
    60.6%
    127
    Unemployment
    8.8%
    80
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    68.8
    125
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    59.3
    127
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $7,200
    125
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.