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HEALTH PROFILE: Italy

Italy
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Italy

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

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    Italy
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
    Italy ITALY LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    21
    24
    21
    1970
    68.7
    74.6
    71.6
    15
    14
    13
    1980
    70.7
    77.4
    73.9
    17
    12
    13
    1990
    73.6
    80.3
    76.9
    11
    7
    8
    2000
    76.3
    82.4
    79.4
    8
    5
    6
    2010
    79.3
    84.2
    81.8
    7
    6
    7
    2016
    80.5
    84.9
    82.8
    9
    7
    8
    Italy ITALY LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.9
    9
    7
    Age 5
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    7
    Age 10
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    8
    Age 15
    80.9
    85.2
    8
    8
    Age 20
    81.0
    85.2
    8
    9
    Age 25
    81.1
    85.3
    9
    9
    Age 30
    81.2
    85.3
    10
    9
    Age 35
    81.4
    85.4
    10
    9
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.5
    10
    9
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    10
    9
    Age 50
    82.1
    85.9
    9
    9
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.2
    10
    9
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.6
    11
    9
    Age 65
    84.1
    87.2
    11
    9
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.9
    12
    9
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.8
    12
    12
    Age 80
    88.5
    90.1
    22
    19
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.0
    31
    34
    Italy ITALY 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
    51.28
    166
    2. Stroke
    26.84
    158
    3. Lung Cancers
    22.93
    43
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.66
    78
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.84
    143
    6. Lung Disease
    13.70
    156
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.77
    53
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.87
    149
    9. Prostate Cancer
    9.90
    139
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.41
    36
    11. Hypertension
    7.09
    138
    12. Stomach Cancer
    6.66
    74
    13. Liver Cancer
    6.50
    70
    14. Kidney Disease
    6.37
    155
    15. Lymphomas
    6.33
    58
    16. Liver Disease
    6.07
    158
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.03
    177
    18. Suicide
    5.45
    144
    19. Other Injuries
    4.87
    141
    20. Other Neoplasms
    4.82
    27
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4.68
    92
    22. Leukemia
    4.65
    43
    23. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    91
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.94
    166
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.44
    43
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.22
    148
    27. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    63
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.84
    169
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.81
    60
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    122
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    54
    32. Falls
    2.13
    163
    33. Encephalitis
    2.04
    21
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    173
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.45
    162
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    140
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    124
    38. Drug Use
    1.01
    101
    39. HIV/AIDS
    0.96
    119
    40. Epilepsy
    0.82
    155
    41. Violence
    0.73
    171
    42. Drownings
    0.72
    165
    43. Anemia
    0.56
    26
    44. Skin Disease
    0.55
    145
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.48
    36
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.48
    166
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.45
    163
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.34
    182
    49. Alcohol
    0.33
    166
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.30
    16
    Italy ITALY TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112,229
    20.82
    2. Stroke
    62,229
    11.54
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35,443
    6.57
    4. Lung Cancers
    34,188
    6.34
    5. Lung Disease
    31,191
    5.79
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    22,112
    4.10
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21,326
    3.96
    8. Hypertension
    17,660
    3.28
    9. Kidney Disease
    14,940
    2.77
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,149
    2.62
    11. Breast Cancer
    13,828
    2.56
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    11,554
    2.14
    13. Stomach Cancer
    10,775
    2.00
    14. Other Injuries
    10,202
    1.89
    15. Liver Cancer
    9,985
    1.85
    16. Lymphomas
    9,812
    1.82
    17. Other Neoplasms
    8,994
    1.67
    18. Liver Disease
    8,787
    1.63
    19. Prostate Cancer
    8,290
    1.54
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7,873
    1.46
    21. Leukemia
    6,857
    1.27
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    6,435
    1.19
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,422
    1.19
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,622
    1.04
    25. Suicide
    4,886
    0.91
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    3,883
    0.72
    27. Encephalitis
    3,697
    0.69
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3,283
    0.61
    29. Oral Cancer
    3,216
    0.60
    30. Skin Cancers
    3,194
    0.59
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,120
    0.58
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,233
    0.41
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2,176
    0.40
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,041
    0.38
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    1,643
    0.30
    36. Anemia
    1,418
    0.26
    37. Skin Disease
    1,275
    0.24
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,153
    0.21
    39. Epilepsy
    1,145
    0.21
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,072
    0.20
    41. HIV/AIDS
    802
    0.15
    42. Drug Use
    716
    0.13
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    670
    0.12
    44. Malnutrition
    622
    0.12
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    584
    0.11
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    550
    0.10
    47. Violence
    485
    0.09
    48. Asthma
    475
    0.09
    49. Drownings
    436
    0.08
    50. Osteoarthritis
    422
    0.08
    Italy ITALY CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.93
    43
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.66
    78
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.77
    53
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.90
    139
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.41
    36
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.66
    74
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.50
    70
    8. Lymphomas
    6.33
    58
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.65
    43
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    91
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.44
    43
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    63
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    122
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    54
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    173
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    140
    Italy ITALY HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    77
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    28.3
    19.7
    79
    30
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    20.1
    19.5
    75
    119
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.00
    46
    Italy ITALY DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    62.138m
    23
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.93
    179
    Population 0-14
    13.7%
    186
    Population 15-64
    64.8%
    112
    Population 65 +
    21.5%
    4
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.60
    185
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.40
    32
    Fertility Rate
    1.44
    181
    Infant Mortality
    3.30
    182
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    36
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    97
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.97
    141
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.76
    122
    Net Migration
    3.70
    23
    Population Growth
    0.20%
    159
    Literacy Total
    99.2%
    29
    Literacy Male
    99.4%
    27
    Literacy Female
    99.0%
    25
    Unemployment
    11.4%
    60
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    82.8
    8
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    73.2
    8
    GDP per Capita USD
    $38,000
    34

    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.