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Turkey
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 Turkey and Germany 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.

Germany
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
Turkey Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
     
    66.9
    72.3
    69.5
    19
    21
    18
    1970
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
     
    67.4
    73.7
    70.5
    23
    23
    23
    1980
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
     
    69.4
    76.1
    72.6
    27
    20
    26
    1990
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
     
    72.0
    78.6
    75.2
    25
    19
    22
    2000
    67.1
    73.8
    70.4
    93
    80
    89
     
    74.8
    80.9
    78.0
    23
    16
    18
    2010
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
     
    77.5
    82.6
    80.1
    21
    22
    22
    2016
    73.3
    79.4
    76.4
    62
    50
    52
     
    78.7
    83.3
    81.0
    25
    24
    26
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    79.4
    62
    50
    78.7
    83.3
    25
    24
    Age 5
    74.2
    80.3
    63
    46
    78.9
    83.5
    25
    24
    Age 10
    74.3
    80.4
    62
    46
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
    Age 15
    74.4
    80.5
    62
    46
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
    Age 20
    74.7
    80.7
    62
    45
    79.1
    83.7
    25
    24
    Age 25
    75.1
    80.9
    61
    44
    79.2
    83.7
    26
    24
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.1
    60
    43
    79.3
    83.8
    26
    24
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.3
    59
    43
    79.5
    83.9
    26
    25
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.6
    57
    43
    79.7
    84.0
    27
    25
    Age 45
    77.0
    81.9
    59
    44
    80.0
    84.1
    28
    26
    Age 50
    77.6
    82.2
    61
    48
    80.3
    84.4
    29
    27
    Age 55
    78.3
    82.6
    63
    53
    80.9
    84.8
    29
    26
    Age 60
    79.1
    83.2
    67
    55
    81.8
    85.3
    28
    27
    Age 65
    80.2
    83.9
    74
    59
    83.1
    86.1
    29
    25
    Age 70
    81.6
    84.8
    79
    65
    84.4
    86.9
    30
    28
    Age 75
    83.5
    86.1
    89
    69
    86.1
    88.1
    29
    33
    Age 80
    86.1
    88.0
    106
    76
    88.1
    89.4
    39
    45
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.5
    124
    88
    90.7
    91.5
    50
    54
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    122.57
    95
    73.48
    146
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    57.64
    1
    15.83
    138
    3. Stroke
    42.22
    131
    22.16
    169
    4. Lung Disease
    34.05
    43
    20.04
    112
    5. Lung Cancers
    29.83
    13
    25.77
    32
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    27.97
    97
    9.99
    153
    7. Prostate Cancer
    27.22
    39
    15.38
    101
    8. Kidney Disease
    22.11
    63
    8.25
    147
    9. Hypertension
    15.83
    65
    7.42
    133
    10. Breast Cancer
    13.27
    126
    19.28
    56
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11.80
    33
    5.29
    98
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.47
    75
    13.45
    45
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.17
    155
    8.96
    163
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    8.70
    63
    3.29
    159
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.17
    130
    3.23
    169
    16. Lymphomas
    7.96
    17
    5.82
    77
    17. Liver Disease
    7.84
    147
    9.74
    129
    18. Suicide
    7.19
    117
    9.06
    92
    19. Falls
    6.72
    69
    5.24
    91
    20. Bladder Cancer
    6.66
    4
    2.77
    67
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    74
    4.90
    90
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.16
    115
    1.88
    156
    23. Leukemia
    4.71
    41
    4.35
    61
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.45
    75
    8.68
    14
    25. Ovary Cancer
    4.24
    97
    5.40
    53
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.12
    128
    4.60
    111
    27. Other Injuries
    3.74
    159
    3.51
    163
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    3.61
    22
    4.09
    13
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    67
    3.43
    61
    30. Liver Cancer
    3.15
    160
    4.11
    124
    31. Epilepsy
    2.72
    46
    1.81
    85
    32. Asthma
    2.65
    104
    0.61
    164
    33. Violence
    2.63
    129
    0.62
    175
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    80
    2.66
    73
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.68
    159
    3.75
    78
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    170
    1.91
    155
    37. Skin Cancers
    1.55
    98
    2.22
    50
    38. Drownings
    1.46
    137
    0.43
    177
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.09
    133
    0.50
    164
    40. Drug Use
    1.09
    93
    2.00
    39
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.96
    149
    1.01
    148
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.91
    142
    2.31
    102
    43. Skin Disease
    0.91
    124
    0.63
    137
    44. Fires
    0.87
    123
    0.29
    171
    45. Malnutrition
    0.85
    104
    0.11
    152
    46. War
    0.79
    25
    0.04
    65
    47. Hepatitis B
    0.67
    75
    0.15
    147
    48. Meningitis
    0.66
    119
    0.15
    173
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.64
    152
    1.21
    116
    50. Tuberculosis
    0.61
    143
    0.19
    169
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94,609
    23.29
    191,913
    24.95
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    43,505
    10.71
    48,770
    6.34
    3. Stroke
    32,918
    8.10
    58,306
    7.58
    4. Lung Disease
    26,410
    6.50
    48,209
    6.27
    5. Lung Cancers
    23,508
    5.79
    47,131
    6.13
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    21,788
    5.36
    24,764
    3.22
    7. Kidney Disease
    17,164
    4.22
    23,316
    3.03
    8. Hypertension
    12,034
    2.96
    21,803
    2.83
    9. Stomach Cancer
    9,222
    2.27
    10,706
    1.39
    10. Prostate Cancer
    8,249
    2.03
    15,583
    2.03
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,203
    2.02
    28,809
    3.75
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,931
    1.95
    23,122
    3.01
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    6,731
    1.66
    2,077
    0.27
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,544
    1.61
    3,278
    0.43
    15. Lymphomas
    6,256
    1.54
    12,288
    1.60
    16. Liver Disease
    6,173
    1.52
    14,901
    1.94
    17. Suicide
    5,795
    1.43
    11,145
    1.45
    18. Breast Cancer
    5,705
    1.40
    20,072
    2.61
    19. Falls
    5,195
    1.28
    13,474
    1.75
    20. Bladder Cancer
    5,187
    1.28
    6,560
    0.85
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,475
    1.10
    9,990
    1.30
    22. Low Birth Weight
    3,959
    0.97
    759
    0.10
    23. Leukemia
    3,699
    0.91
    8,831
    1.15
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    3,490
    0.86
    17,536
    2.28
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,219
    0.79
    9,303
    1.21
    26. Other Injuries
    2,990
    0.74
    6,891
    0.90
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    2,790
    0.69
    11,493
    1.49
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,616
    0.64
    6,078
    0.79
    29. Liver Cancer
    2,469
    0.61
    8,010
    1.04
    30. Epilepsy
    2,177
    0.54
    3,105
    0.40
    31. Violence
    2,127
    0.52
    591
    0.08
    32. Asthma
    2,063
    0.51
    1,205
    0.16
    33. Ovary Cancer
    1,829
    0.45
    5,601
    0.73
    34. Oral Cancer
    1,330
    0.33
    6,133
    0.80
    35. Skin Cancers
    1,202
    0.30
    4,316
    0.56
    36. Drownings
    1,170
    0.29
    461
    0.06
    37. Uterin Cancer
    1,030
    0.25
    2,645
    0.34
    38. Drug Use
    866
    0.21
    1,820
    0.24
    39. Birth Trauma
    837
    0.21
    202
    0.03
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    743
    0.18
    2,402
    0.31
    41. Cervical Cancer
    711
    0.17
    1,891
    0.25
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    703
    0.17
    6,320
    0.82
    43. Skin Disease
    702
    0.17
    1,585
    0.21
    44. Fires
    695
    0.17
    403
    0.05
    45. Malnutrition
    638
    0.16
    334
    0.04
    46. War
    632
    0.16
    29
    0.00
    47. Hepatitis B
    529
    0.13
    253
    0.03
    48. Meningitis
    522
    0.13
    182
    0.02
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    503
    0.12
    3,199
    0.42
    50. Tuberculosis
    482
    0.12
    371
    0.05
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Turkey TURKEY   Germany GERMANY
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.83
    13
    25.77
    32
    2. Prostate Cancer
    27.22
    39
    15.38
    101
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.27
    126
    19.28
    56
    4. Stomach Cancer
    11.80
    33
    5.29
    98
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    10.47
    75
    13.45
    45
    6. Lymphomas
    7.96
    17
    5.82
    77
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.66
    4
    2.77
    67
    8. Leukemia
    4.71
    41
    4.35
    61
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.45
    75
    8.68
    14
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.24
    97
    5.40
    53
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.34
    67
    3.43
    61
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.15
    160
    4.11
    124
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.36
    80
    2.66
    73
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.68
    159
    3.75
    78
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.65
    170
    1.91
    155
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.55
    98
    2.22
    50
    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.