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HEALTH PROFILE: Switzerland

Switzerland
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Switzerland

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

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    Switzerland
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    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
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    68.7
    74.1
    71.3
    7
    6
    6
    1970
    70.0
    76.2
    73.0
    6
    5
    5
    1980
    72.2
    78.9
    75.5
    8
    4
    5
    1990
    73.9
    80.7
    77.2
    9
    3
    4
    2000
    76.8
    82.5
    79.7
    4
    4
    2
    2010
    80.0
    84.5
    82.3
    2
    5
    2
    2016
    81.2
    85.2
    83.3
    1
    5
    2
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.2
    85.2
    1
    5
    Age 5
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    Age 10
    81.6
    85.5
    1
    5
    Age 15
    81.6
    85.6
    1
    5
    Age 20
    81.7
    85.6
    1
    5
    Age 25
    81.9
    85.7
    1
    5
    Age 30
    82.0
    85.7
    1
    5
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.8
    1
    5
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.9
    3
    5
    Age 45
    82.5
    86.0
    3
    5
    Age 50
    82.8
    86.2
    4
    5
    Age 55
    83.2
    86.5
    4
    5
    Age 60
    83.8
    86.9
    4
    6
    Age 65
    84.7
    87.4
    5
    7
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    5
    7
    Age 75
    87.1
    89.1
    7
    8
    Age 80
    88.8
    90.3
    11
    16
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.1
    27
    31
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND 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
    47.47
    171
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25.49
    89
    3. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    4. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    5. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    6. Stroke
    15.26
    182
    7. Lung Disease
    13.03
    162
    8. Suicide
    11.27
    62
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    10. Falls
    7.81
    63
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.40
    172
    13. Hypertension
    6.63
    145
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.09
    169
    15. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    16. Liver Disease
    4.78
    170
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    18. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.42
    118
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.23
    144
    21. Kidney Disease
    4.09
    171
    22. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    35
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Neoplasms
    3.07
    80
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.90
    139
    29. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    32. Other Injuries
    2.48
    180
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.38
    181
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.13
    154
    35. Drug Use
    2.09
    37
    36. Alcohol
    1.71
    92
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.01
    5
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    39. Epilepsy
    0.93
    146
    40. Birth Trauma
    0.66
    155
    41. Osteoarthritis
    0.63
    3
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.63
    152
    43. Drownings
    0.60
    172
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.55
    173
    45. Encephalitis
    0.55
    121
    46. Schizophrenia
    0.49
    7
    47. Asthma
    0.48
    174
    48. Violence
    0.45
    180
    49. Skin Disease
    0.44
    151
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.35
    171
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,591
    20.15
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,177
    12.47
    3. Stroke
    3,719
    6.46
    4. Lung Cancers
    3,435
    5.97
    5. Lung Disease
    2,901
    5.04
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,938
    3.37
    7. Falls
    1,876
    3.26
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,873
    3.26
    9. Hypertension
    1,809
    3.14
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,539
    2.67
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1,515
    2.63
    12. Suicide
    1,443
    2.51
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,381
    2.40
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,322
    2.30
    15. Lymphomas
    1,066
    1.85
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,057
    1.84
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,002
    1.74
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    823
    1.43
    19. Liver Cancer
    781
    1.36
    20. Liver Disease
    696
    1.21
    21. Leukemia
    669
    1.16
    22. Other Neoplasms
    645
    1.12
    23. Bladder Cancer
    622
    1.08
    24. Stomach Cancer
    619
    1.08
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    524
    0.91
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    501
    0.87
    27. Skin Cancers
    498
    0.87
    28. Oral Cancer
    460
    0.80
    29. Ovary Cancer
    451
    0.78
    30. Other Injuries
    368
    0.64
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    330
    0.57
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    259
    0.45
    33. Alcohol
    237
    0.41
    34. Uterin Cancer
    235
    0.41
    35. Drug Use
    186
    0.32
    36. Osteoarthritis
    174
    0.30
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    156
    0.27
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    152
    0.26
    39. Epilepsy
    146
    0.25
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    125
    0.22
    41. Skin Disease
    106
    0.18
    42. Low Birth Weight
    104
    0.18
    43. Asthma
    102
    0.18
    44. Encephalitis
    99
    0.17
    45. Cervical Cancer
    94
    0.16
    46. Schizophrenia
    89
    0.15
    47. Malnutrition
    82
    0.14
    48. Anemia
    82
    0.14
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    79
    0.14
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.11
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.69
    53
    2. Breast Cancer
    16.45
    89
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.31
    96
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.28
    77
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.49
    34
    6. Lymphomas
    5.61
    89
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.74
    81
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.58
    114
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.72
    99
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.61
    139
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.09
    75
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.00
    60
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.88
    99
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    28
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.49
    76
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.00
    181
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    11.5
    20
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    26.9
    19.7
    85
    31
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    22.2
    16.9
    58
    131
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.49
    5
    Switzerland SWITZERLAND DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    8.236m
    97
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    117
    Population 0-14
    15.2%
    172
    Population 15-64
    66.7%
    66
    Population 65 +
    18.2%
    26
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.50
    162
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.30
    73
    Fertility Rate
    1.56
    164
    Infant Mortality
    3.60
    175
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    52
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    37
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.01
    77
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    98
    Net Migration
    4.70
    19
    Population Growth
    0.70%
    132
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    48
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    3.0%
    157
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    83.3
    2
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    73.5
    4
    GDP per Capita USD
    $61,400
    10

    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.