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HEALTH PROFILE: Spain

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

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    Spain
    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
    Spain SPAIN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    25
    22
    1970
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
    1980
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
    1990
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
    2000
    75.6
    82.5
    79.1
    13
    3
    8
    2010
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
    2016
    80.3
    85.7
    83.1
    11
    2
    3
    Spain SPAIN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    85.7
    11
    2
    Age 5
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    Age 10
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    Age 15
    80.7
    86.0
    12
    2
    Age 20
    80.7
    86.1
    12
    3
    Age 25
    80.9
    86.1
    12
    3
    Age 30
    81.0
    86.2
    12
    3
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.2
    13
    4
    Age 40
    81.2
    86.3
    13
    4
    Age 45
    81.4
    86.5
    13
    4
    Age 50
    81.8
    86.7
    13
    4
    Age 55
    82.4
    87.0
    13
    4
    Age 60
    83.1
    87.5
    13
    3
    Age 65
    84.1
    88.0
    10
    3
    Age 70
    85.4
    88.6
    7
    3
    Age 75
    86.9
    89.4
    9
    4
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.5
    10
    8
    Age 85
    91.3
    92.3
    19
    22
    Spain SPAIN 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
    38.88
    177
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.77
    38
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    21.51
    111
    4. Stroke
    19.39
    177
    5. Lung Disease
    18.03
    125
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    30
    7. Breast Cancer
    13.25
    127
    8. Prostate Cancer
    11.42
    131
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.15
    169
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.82
    165
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    6.32
    49
    12. Liver Disease
    6.13
    156
    13. Suicide
    6.12
    131
    14. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    85
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.37
    162
    16. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    99
    17. Lymphomas
    5.02
    105
    18. Bladder Cancer
    4.41
    20
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.38
    121
    20. Hypertension
    4.14
    158
    21. Ovary Cancer
    4.04
    108
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    3.95
    107
    23. Other Injuries
    3.89
    156
    24. Leukemia
    3.77
    95
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3.58
    58
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    2.92
    98
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2.81
    61
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.77
    174
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.77
    66
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    2.51
    173
    31. Falls
    2.38
    155
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    103
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.87
    158
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    84
    35. Drug Use
    1.30
    75
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.28
    167
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.23
    114
    38. HIV/AIDS
    1.12
    117
    39. Asthma
    1.11
    138
    40. Encephalitis
    1.05
    69
    41. Skin Disease
    0.96
    121
    42. Epilepsy
    0.75
    161
    43. Drownings
    0.72
    166
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.59
    154
    45. Violence
    0.56
    178
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.52
    161
    47. Alcohol
    0.49
    149
    48. Anemia
    0.45
    33
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.37
    179
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.34
    44
    Spain SPAIN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54,784
    16.27
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    39,048
    11.59
    3. Stroke
    28,785
    8.55
    4. Lung Disease
    26,763
    7.95
    5. Lung Cancers
    22,049
    6.55
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17,151
    5.09
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12,794
    3.80
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,074
    2.99
    9. Kidney Disease
    8,790
    2.61
    10. Hypertension
    7,244
    2.15
    11. Breast Cancer
    7,107
    2.11
    12. Prostate Cancer
    6,425
    1.91
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6,411
    1.90
    14. Stomach Cancer
    6,122
    1.82
    15. Bladder Cancer
    5,447
    1.62
    16. Lymphomas
    5,364
    1.59
    17. Liver Disease
    5,292
    1.57
    18. Liver Cancer
    5,180
    1.54
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,967
    1.47
    20. Other Injuries
    4,814
    1.43
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,535
    1.35
    22. Other Neoplasms
    4,480
    1.33
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    4,368
    1.30
    24. Suicide
    4,028
    1.20
    25. Leukemia
    3,841
    1.14
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    2,955
    0.88
    27. Oral Cancer
    2,607
    0.77
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,027
    0.60
    29. Ovary Cancer
    1,988
    0.59
    30. Skin Cancers
    1,826
    0.54
    31. Asthma
    1,709
    0.51
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,628
    0.48
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,607
    0.48
    34. Skin Disease
    1,576
    0.47
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,490
    0.44
    36. Encephalitis
    1,280
    0.38
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1,005
    0.30
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    980
    0.29
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    926
    0.27
    40. Anemia
    835
    0.25
    41. Drug Use
    834
    0.25
    42. HIV/AIDS
    709
    0.21
    43. Epilepsy
    687
    0.20
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    459
    0.14
    45. Drownings
    426
    0.13
    46. Alcohol
    370
    0.11
    47. Violence
    311
    0.09
    48. Tuberculosis
    299
    0.09
    49. Low Birth Weight
    299
    0.09
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    276
    0.08
    Spain SPAIN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.77
    38
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    30
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.25
    127
    4. Prostate Cancer
    11.42
    131
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.32
    49
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.77
    85
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.15
    99
    8. Lymphomas
    5.02
    105
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.41
    20
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.04
    108
    11. Leukemia
    3.77
    95
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.92
    98
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.77
    66
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.24
    103
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.87
    158
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.69
    84
    Spain SPAIN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    10.0
    39
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    31.3
    27.1
    70
    14
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    24.6
    22.8
    35
    95
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.31
    35
    Spain SPAIN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    48.958m
    28
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    116
    Population 0-14
    15.4%
    167
    Population 15-64
    66.6%
    67
    Population 65 +
    18.0%
    28
    Birth Rate / 1000
    9.20
    176
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.10
    62
    Fertility Rate
    1.50
    173
    Infant Mortality
    3.30
    183
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    20
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    41
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    48
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.75
    128
    Net Migration
    7.80
    9
    Population Growth
    0.80%
    122
    Literacy Total
    98.3%
    60
    Literacy Male
    98.8%
    34
    Literacy Female
    97.7%
    41
    Unemployment
    17.1%
    35
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    83.1
    3
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    73.8
    3
    GDP per Capita USD
    $38,200
    33

    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.