WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
WorldHealthRankings

World Health Review

Italy
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 Italy and Brazil 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.

Brazil
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
Italy Population Pyramid
 
Choose Year
Play
Pause
    Brazil Population Pyramid
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    21
    24
    21
     
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
    1970
    68.7
    74.6
    71.6
    15
    14
    13
     
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
    1980
    70.7
    77.4
    73.9
    17
    12
    13
     
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
    1990
    73.6
    80.3
    76.9
    11
    7
    8
     
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
    2000
    76.3
    82.4
    79.4
    8
    5
    6
     
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
    2010
    79.3
    84.2
    81.8
    7
    6
    7
     
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
    2016
    80.5
    84.9
    82.8
    9
    7
    8
     
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.9
    9
    7
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
    Age 5
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    7
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 10
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    8
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
    Age 15
    80.9
    85.2
    8
    8
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
    Age 20
    81.0
    85.2
    8
    9
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
    Age 25
    81.1
    85.3
    9
    9
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
    Age 30
    81.2
    85.3
    10
    9
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
    Age 35
    81.4
    85.4
    10
    9
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.5
    10
    9
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    10
    9
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
    Age 50
    82.1
    85.9
    9
    9
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.2
    10
    9
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.6
    11
    9
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
    Age 65
    84.1
    87.2
    11
    9
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.9
    12
    9
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.8
    12
    12
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
    Age 80
    88.5
    90.1
    22
    19
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.0
    31
    34
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    51.28
    166
    79.33
    138
    2. Stroke
    26.84
    158
    51.38
    122
    3. Lung Cancers
    22.93
    43
    13.93
    87
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.66
    78
    15.78
    97
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.84
    143
    10.88
    148
    6. Lung Disease
    13.70
    156
    28.67
    61
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.77
    53
    9.63
    81
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.87
    149
    30.34
    89
    9. Prostate Cancer
    9.90
    139
    20.52
    63
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.41
    36
    4.91
    70
    11. Hypertension
    7.09
    138
    9.47
    110
    12. Stomach Cancer
    6.66
    74
    8.47
    58
    13. Liver Cancer
    6.50
    70
    5.01
    103
    14. Kidney Disease
    6.37
    155
    12.11
    114
    15. Lymphomas
    6.33
    58
    4.64
    116
    16. Liver Disease
    6.07
    158
    11.55
    112
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.03
    177
    42.68
    76
    18. Suicide
    5.45
    144
    6.14
    130
    19. Other Injuries
    4.87
    141
    6.40
    113
    20. Other Neoplasms
    4.82
    27
    2.10
    119
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4.68
    92
    7.54
    48
    22. Leukemia
    4.65
    43
    4.08
    76
    23. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    91
    3.35
    138
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.94
    166
    20.18
    77
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.44
    43
    2.25
    87
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.22
    148
    8.80
    36
    27. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    63
    1.83
    104
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.84
    169
    7.49
    95
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.81
    60
    1.83
    119
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    122
    4.39
    59
    31. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    54
    2.05
    62
    32. Falls
    2.13
    163
    7.45
    66
    33. Encephalitis
    2.04
    21
    1.80
    32
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    173
    7.90
    92
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.45
    162
    4.52
    120
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    140
    4.85
    37
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.13
    124
    1.04
    130
    38. Drug Use
    1.01
    101
    0.84
    120
    39. HIV/AIDS
    0.96
    119
    6.57
    84
    40. Epilepsy
    0.82
    155
    1.35
    112
    41. Violence
    0.73
    171
    29.95
    10
    42. Drownings
    0.72
    165
    2.78
    108
    43. Anemia
    0.56
    26
    1.11
    20
    44. Skin Disease
    0.55
    145
    2.48
    78
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.48
    36
    0.17
    79
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.48
    166
    2.33
    104
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.45
    163
    2.71
    98
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.34
    182
    1.69
    131
    49. Alcohol
    0.33
    166
    4.20
    22
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.30
    16
    0.26
    18
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112,229
    20.82
    171,979
    15.60
    2. Stroke
    62,229
    11.54
    111,197
    10.09
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    35,443
    6.57
    24,200
    2.20
    4. Lung Cancers
    34,188
    6.34
    29,854
    2.71
    5. Lung Disease
    31,191
    5.79
    61,886
    5.61
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    22,112
    4.10
    65,381
    5.93
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21,326
    3.96
    20,793
    1.89
    8. Hypertension
    17,660
    3.28
    20,637
    1.87
    9. Kidney Disease
    14,940
    2.77
    26,291
    2.38
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,149
    2.62
    92,498
    8.39
    11. Breast Cancer
    13,828
    2.56
    19,045
    1.73
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    11,554
    2.14
    10,559
    0.96
    13. Stomach Cancer
    10,775
    2.00
    18,235
    1.65
    14. Other Injuries
    10,202
    1.89
    13,580
    1.23
    15. Liver Cancer
    9,985
    1.85
    10,780
    0.98
    16. Lymphomas
    9,812
    1.82
    9,946
    0.90
    17. Other Neoplasms
    8,994
    1.67
    4,497
    0.41
    18. Liver Disease
    8,787
    1.63
    25,305
    2.30
    19. Prostate Cancer
    8,290
    1.54
    17,815
    1.62
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7,873
    1.46
    16,245
    1.47
    21. Leukemia
    6,857
    1.27
    8,608
    0.78
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    6,435
    1.19
    3,974
    0.36
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,422
    1.19
    4,823
    0.44
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,622
    1.04
    18,989
    1.72
    25. Suicide
    4,886
    0.91
    13,467
    1.22
    26. Falls
    3,883
    0.72
    16,340
    1.48
    27. Encephalitis
    3,697
    0.69
    3,832
    0.35
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3,283
    0.61
    3,956
    0.36
    29. Oral Cancer
    3,216
    0.60
    9,560
    0.87
    30. Skin Cancers
    3,194
    0.59
    4,484
    0.41
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,120
    0.58
    43,698
    3.96
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,233
    0.41
    2,259
    0.20
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2,176
    0.40
    2,171
    0.20
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,041
    0.38
    10,499
    0.95
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    1,643
    0.30
    13,180
    1.20
    36. Anemia
    1,418
    0.26
    2,416
    0.22
    37. Skin Disease
    1,275
    0.24
    5,355
    0.49
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,153
    0.21
    9,355
    0.85
    39. Epilepsy
    1,145
    0.21
    2,904
    0.26
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,072
    0.20
    5,596
    0.51
    41. HIV/AIDS
    802
    0.15
    14,598
    1.32
    42. Drug Use
    716
    0.13
    1,841
    0.17
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    670
    0.12
    3,660
    0.33
    44. Malnutrition
    622
    0.12
    8,036
    0.73
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    584
    0.11
    574
    0.05
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    550
    0.10
    378
    0.03
    47. Violence
    485
    0.09
    64,909
    5.89
    48. Asthma
    475
    0.09
    2,879
    0.26
    49. Drownings
    436
    0.08
    5,808
    0.53
    50. Osteoarthritis
    422
    0.08
    315
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Italy ITALY   Brazil BRAZIL
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.93
    43
    13.93
    87
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.66
    78
    15.78
    97
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.77
    53
    9.63
    81
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.90
    139
    20.52
    63
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.41
    36
    4.91
    70
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.66
    74
    8.47
    58
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.50
    70
    5.01
    103
    8. Lymphomas
    6.33
    58
    4.64
    116
    9. Leukemia
    4.65
    43
    4.08
    76
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    91
    3.35
    138
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.44
    43
    2.25
    87
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    63
    1.83
    104
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    122
    4.39
    59
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    54
    2.05
    62
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.52
    173
    7.90
    92
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    140
    4.85
    37
    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.