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Compare Italy and Sri Lanka 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Italy ITALY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    21
    24
    21
     
    62.1
    62.1
    62.1
    43
    59
    54
    1970
    68.7
    74.6
    71.6
    15
    14
    13
     
    63.7
    66.2
    64.9
    54
    64
    61
    1980
    70.7
    77.4
    73.9
    17
    12
    13
     
    65.7
    70.4
    68.0
    55
    66
    60
    1990
    73.6
    80.3
    76.9
    11
    7
    8
     
    66.9
    73.5
    70.1
    61
    63
    62
    2000
    76.3
    82.4
    79.4
    8
    5
    6
     
    68.2
    75.1
    71.5
    78
    65
    74
    2010
    79.3
    84.2
    81.8
    7
    6
    7
     
    70.9
    78.1
    74.5
    72
    50
    62
    2016
    80.5
    84.9
    82.8
    9
    7
    8
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75.3
    75
    64
    70
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Italy ITALY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.5
    84.9
    9
    7
     
    72.1
    78.5
    75
    64
    Age 5
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    7
     
    72.9
    79.2
    79
    69
    Age 10
    80.8
    85.1
    10
    8
     
    73.0
    79.3
    79
    68
    Age 15
    80.9
    85.2
    8
    8
     
    73.1
    79.4
    79
    68
    Age 20
    81.0
    85.2
    8
    9
     
    73.3
    79.6
    82
    68
    Age 25
    81.1
    85.3
    9
    9
     
    73.9
    79.7
    80
    67
    Age 30
    81.2
    85.3
    10
    9
     
    74.5
    79.9
    79
    68
    Age 35
    81.4
    85.4
    10
    9
     
    74.9
    80.0
    81
    69
    Age 40
    81.6
    85.5
    10
    9
     
    75.5
    80.2
    75
    70
    Age 45
    81.8
    85.7
    10
    9
     
    76.3
    80.5
    72
    70
    Age 50
    82.1
    85.9
    9
    9
     
    77.2
    80.8
    68
    72
    Age 55
    82.6
    86.2
    10
    9
     
    78.2
    81.3
    64
    74
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.6
    11
    9
     
    79.5
    81.9
    61
    76
    Age 65
    84.1
    87.2
    11
    9
     
    81.0
    82.8
    59
    77
    Age 70
    85.2
    87.9
    12
    9
     
    82.9
    84.0
    57
    77
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.8
    12
    12
     
    85.1
    85.9
    56
    76
    Age 80
    88.5
    90.1
    22
    19
     
    87.8
    88.1
    51
    73
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.0
    31
    34
     
    91.0
    91.0
    35
    67
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Italy ITALY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    64.95
    163
     
    126.95
    73
    2. Stroke
    36.02
    153
     
    73.82
    110
    3. Lung Cancers
    24.19
    39
     
    5.90
    130
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.81
    74
     
    18.69
    85
    5. Breast Cancer
    19.41
    64
     
    9.87
    156
    6. Lung Disease
    17.00
    140
     
    21.58
    99
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.52
    43
     
    1.97
    180
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.68
    141
     
    49.34
    40
    9. Prostate Cancer
    12.19
    120
     
    2.08
    175
    10. Hypertension
    9.30
    118
     
    10.13
    111
    11. Kidney Disease
    8.26
    143
     
    22.26
    48
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.15
    175
     
    24.00
    115
    13. Stomach Cancer
    7.73
    63
     
    5.05
    107
    14. Liver Disease
    7.63
    145
     
    21.18
    67
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    7.57
    30
     
    0.66
    174
    16. Liver Cancer
    6.91
    61
     
    3.11
    157
    17. Lymphomas
    6.62
    48
     
    2.67
    146
    18. Other Injuries
    6.32
    121
     
    8.91
    82
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.67
    15
     
    0.33
    172
    20. Suicide
    5.55
    142
     
    34.64
    1
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.27
    94
     
    2.62
    149
    22. Leukemia
    5.09
    27
     
    3.59
    106
    23. Ovary Cancer
    4.78
    79
     
    3.58
    123
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.72
    165
     
    16.33
    98
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.08
    31
     
    0.91
    160
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.47
    148
     
    4.61
    118
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    3.45
    22
     
    0.45
    164
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.97
    56
     
    0.35
    179
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    2.78
    169
     
    6.84
    118
    30. Falls
    2.52
    151
     
    9.61
    48
    31. Oral Cancer
    2.48
    104
     
    7.81
    12
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    52
     
    0.93
    128
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.56
    173
     
    4.82
    128
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.53
    166
     
    3.60
    139
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    126
     
    5.15
    38
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.33
    115
     
    1.94
    92
    37. HIV/AIDS
    1.24
    120
     
    0.61
    128
    38. Drug Use
    1.14
    96
     
    0.83
    125
    39. Violence
    0.84
    170
     
    3.15
    122
    40. Epilepsy
    0.83
    158
     
    1.90
    81
    41. Anemia
    0.79
    66
     
    0.06
    133
    42. Skin Disease
    0.64
    139
     
    0.32
    162
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.50
    159
     
    2.59
    107
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.47
    175
     
    0.49
    174
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    36
     
    0.10
    122
    46. Drownings
    0.44
    174
     
    6.41
    52
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.44
    168
     
    1.35
    129
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.38
    154
     
    5.06
    92
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.38
    97
     
    0.05
    176
    50. Alcohol
    0.38
    162
     
    1.40
    104
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Italy ITALY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    108,924
    20.56
     
    28,554
    22.52
    2. Stroke
    62,431
    11.79
     
    16,198
    12.78
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    36,003
    6.80
     
    4,006
    3.16
    4. Lung Cancers
    34,444
    6.50
     
    1,364
    1.08
    5. Lung Disease
    29,595
    5.59
     
    4,813
    3.80
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    22,815
    4.31
     
    11,089
    8.75
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    21,743
    4.10
     
    446
    0.35
    8. Hypertension
    16,354
    3.09
     
    2,271
    1.79
    9. Kidney Disease
    14,277
    2.70
     
    4,961
    3.91
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13,823
    2.61
     
    5,284
    4.17
    11. Breast Cancer
    13,607
    2.57
     
    1,239
    0.98
    12. Stomach Cancer
    11,385
    2.15
     
    1,148
    0.91
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    10,990
    2.07
     
    151
    0.12
    14. Liver Disease
    10,288
    1.94
     
    4,837
    3.82
    15. Other Injuries
    10,217
    1.93
     
    1,900
    1.50
    16. Liver Cancer
    10,101
    1.91
     
    715
    0.56
    17. Lymphomas
    9,463
    1.79
     
    604
    0.48
    18. Prostate Cancer
    8,860
    1.67
     
    197
    0.16
    19. Other Neoplasms
    8,768
    1.66
     
    68
    0.05
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    7,344
    1.39
     
    585
    0.46
    21. Leukemia
    6,832
    1.29
     
    781
    0.62
    22. Bladder Cancer
    6,617
    1.25
     
    205
    0.16
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    6,192
    1.17
     
    99
    0.08
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,141
    0.97
     
    1,021
    0.81
    25. Suicide
    4,724
    0.89
     
    7,319
    5.77
    26. Falls
    3,782
    0.71
     
    2,103
    1.66
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,327
    0.63
     
    3,554
    2.80
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3,311
    0.63
     
    454
    0.36
    29. Oral Cancer
    3,121
    0.59
     
    1,772
    1.40
    30. Skin Cancers
    2,849
    0.54
     
    212
    0.17
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,174
    0.41
     
    433
    0.34
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2,114
    0.40
     
    44
    0.03
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,041
    0.39
     
    1,191
    0.94
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,443
    0.27
     
    1,309
    1.03
    35. Anemia
    1,391
    0.26
     
    13
    0.01
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1,114
    0.21
     
    605
    0.48
    37. Skin Disease
    1,089
    0.21
     
    70
    0.06
    38. Epilepsy
    1,046
    0.20
     
    406
    0.32
    39. HIV/AIDS
    927
    0.17
     
    128
    0.10
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    879
    0.17
     
    553
    0.44
    41. Drug Use
    773
    0.15
     
    178
    0.14
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    760
    0.14
     
    108
    0.09
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    604
    0.11
     
    16
    0.01
    44. Tuberculosis
    562
    0.11
     
    1,153
    0.91
    45. Malnutrition
    536
    0.10
     
    160
    0.13
    46. Violence
    534
    0.10
     
    649
    0.51
    47. Hepatitis B
    519
    0.10
     
    10
    0.01
    48. Asthma
    503
    0.09
     
    7,160
    5.65
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    500
    0.09
     
    23
    0.02
    50. Low Birth Weight
    444
    0.08
     
    667
    0.53
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Italy ITALY   Sri Lanka SRI LANKA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.19
    39
     
    5.90
    130
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.41
    64
     
    9.87
    156
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.52
    43
     
    1.97
    180
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.19
    120
     
    2.08
    175
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.73
    63
     
    5.05
    107
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.57
    30
     
    0.66
    174
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.91
    61
     
    3.11
    157
    8. Lymphomas
    6.62
    48
     
    2.67
    146
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    27
     
    3.59
    106
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.78
    79
     
    3.58
    123
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.08
    31
     
    0.91
    160
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.97
    56
     
    0.35
    179
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.48
    104
     
    7.81
    12
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    52
     
    0.93
    128
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.56
    173
     
    4.82
    128
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    126
     
    5.15
    38
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.