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Greece
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Greece and Turkey health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Turkey
COUNTRY #2
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
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Greece Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
     
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
     
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
     
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
     
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
    2000
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
     
    67.1
    73.8
    70.4
    93
    80
    89
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
     
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
    2016
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
     
    73.3
    79.4
    76.4
    62
    50
    52
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    73.3
    79.4
    62
    50
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    74.2
    80.3
    63
    46
    Age 10
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    74.3
    80.4
    62
    46
    Age 15
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    74.4
    80.5
    62
    46
    Age 20
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    74.7
    80.7
    62
    45
    Age 25
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    75.1
    80.9
    61
    44
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    75.5
    81.1
    60
    43
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    76.0
    81.3
    59
    43
    Age 40
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    76.4
    81.6
    57
    43
    Age 45
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    77.0
    81.9
    59
    44
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    77.6
    82.2
    61
    48
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    78.3
    82.6
    63
    53
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    79.1
    83.2
    67
    55
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    80.2
    83.9
    74
    59
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    81.6
    84.8
    79
    65
    Age 75
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    83.5
    86.1
    89
    69
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    86.1
    88.0
    106
    76
    Age 85
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
    89.2
    90.5
    124
    88
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.22
    148
    122.57
    95
    2. Stroke
    41.56
    135
    42.22
    131
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    29.83
    13
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    13.27
    126
    5. Lung Disease
    17.54
    129
    34.05
    43
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.53
    132
    10.17
    155
    7. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    27.22
    39
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    10.47
    75
    9. Kidney Disease
    8.87
    143
    22.11
    63
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    4.45
    75
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.35
    140
    8.17
    130
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.11
    168
    27.97
    97
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    11.80
    33
    14. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    3.15
    160
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5.66
    155
    57.64
    1
    16. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    4.71
    41
    17. Hypertension
    5.24
    153
    15.83
    65
    18. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    7.96
    17
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    6.66
    4
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    4.24
    97
    21. Upper Respiratory
    4.58
    1
    0.01
    163
    22. Liver Disease
    4.07
    175
    7.84
    147
    23. Other Injuries
    4.05
    154
    3.74
    159
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    14
    3.61
    22
    25. Suicide
    3.78
    158
    7.19
    117
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.09
    166
    8.70
    63
    27. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    2.36
    80
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    145
    5.71
    74
    29. Encephalitis
    2.60
    13
    0.38
    159
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.58
    162
    4.12
    128
    31. Drug Use
    2.37
    31
    1.09
    93
    32. Low Birth Weight
    2.27
    153
    5.16
    115
    33. Drownings
    1.97
    124
    1.46
    137
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    1.65
    170
    35. Falls
    1.89
    172
    6.72
    69
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    1.55
    98
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    1.68
    159
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.64
    132
    0.96
    149
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    3.34
    67
    40. Other Neoplasms
    1.04
    162
    0.03
    180
    41. Violence
    0.91
    162
    2.63
    129
    42. Epilepsy
    0.68
    168
    2.72
    46
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.64
    24
    0.29
    49
    44. Hepatitis B
    0.37
    104
    0.67
    75
    45. Fires
    0.36
    162
    0.87
    123
    46. HIV/AIDS
    0.33
    141
    0.33
    142
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.33
    176
    1.09
    133
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.30
    155
    0.61
    143
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.25
    176
    0.64
    152
    50. Alcohol
    0.21
    178
    0.29
    170
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,082
    23.11
    94,609
    23.29
    2. Stroke
    15,530
    15.55
    32,918
    8.10
    3. Lung Cancers
    7,526
    7.54
    23,508
    5.79
    4. Lung Disease
    6,645
    6.65
    26,410
    6.50
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,478
    6.49
    7,931
    1.95
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,338
    3.34
    17,164
    4.22
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,245
    3.25
    8,203
    2.02
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,466
    2.47
    5,705
    1.40
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,085
    2.09
    43,505
    10.71
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,048
    2.05
    8,249
    2.03
    11. Hypertension
    1,939
    1.94
    12,034
    2.96
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,900
    1.90
    3,490
    0.86
    13. Upper Respiratory
    1,825
    1.83
    8
    0.00
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,769
    1.77
    21,788
    5.36
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,606
    1.61
    2,469
    0.61
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,602
    1.60
    9,222
    2.27
    17. Bladder Cancer
    1,510
    1.51
    5,187
    1.28
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    1,469
    1.47
    2,790
    0.69
    19. Leukemia
    1,397
    1.40
    3,699
    0.91
    20. Lymphomas
    1,305
    1.31
    6,256
    1.54
    21. Encephalitis
    995
    1.00
    306
    0.08
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    943
    0.94
    6,544
    1.61
    23. Liver Disease
    882
    0.88
    6,173
    1.52
    24. Other Injuries
    753
    0.75
    2,990
    0.74
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    623
    0.62
    4,475
    1.10
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    583
    0.58
    743
    0.18
    27. Ovary Cancer
    566
    0.57
    1,829
    0.45
    28. Suicide
    557
    0.56
    5,795
    1.43
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    522
    0.52
    3,219
    0.79
    30. Falls
    521
    0.52
    5,195
    1.28
    31. Skin Cancers
    483
    0.48
    1,202
    0.30
    32. Oral Cancer
    427
    0.43
    1,330
    0.33
    33. Drownings
    375
    0.38
    1,170
    0.29
    34. Other Neoplasms
    357
    0.36
    21
    0.01
    35. Uterin Cancer
    345
    0.35
    1,030
    0.25
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    254
    0.25
    2,616
    0.64
    37. Drug Use
    244
    0.24
    866
    0.21
    38. Cervical Cancer
    243
    0.24
    711
    0.17
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.19
    6,731
    1.66
    40. Epilepsy
    147
    0.15
    2,177
    0.54
    41. Violence
    127
    0.13
    2,127
    0.52
    42. Low Birth Weight
    122
    0.12
    3,959
    0.97
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    119
    0.12
    237
    0.06
    44. Hepatitis B
    90
    0.09
    529
    0.13
    45. Tuberculosis
    85
    0.09
    482
    0.12
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    80
    0.08
    503
    0.12
    47. Fires
    80
    0.08
    695
    0.17
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55
    0.06
    703
    0.17
    49. Skin Disease
    52
    0.05
    702
    0.17
    50. Anemia
    44
    0.04
    16
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Turkey TURKEY
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    29.83
    13
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    13.27
    126
    3. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    27.22
    39
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    10.47
    75
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    4.45
    75
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    11.80
    33
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    3.15
    160
    8. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    4.71
    41
    9. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    7.96
    17
    10. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    6.66
    4
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    4.24
    97
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    2.36
    80
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    1.65
    170
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    1.55
    98
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    1.68
    159
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    3.34
    67
    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.