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Compare Turkey and Portugal 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
     
      Turkey TURKEY   Portugal PORTUGAL
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.9
    52.1
    50.5
    94
    94
    93
     
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
    1970
    54.9
    58.6
    56.7
    93
    92
    91
     
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
    1980
    59.2
    63.8
    61.4
    96
    93
    94
     
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
    1990
    63.8
    68.3
    66.0
    99
    103
    101
     
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
    2000
    67.1
    73.8
    70.4
    93
    80
    89
     
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
    2010
    70.9
    77.6
    74.2
    73
    59
    65
     
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
    2016
    73.3
    79.4
    76.4
    62
    50
    52
     
    78.3
    84.5
    81.5
    28
    11
    19
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkey TURKEY   Portugal PORTUGAL
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.3
    79.4
    62
    50
     
    78.3
    84.5
    28
    11
    Age 5
    74.2
    80.3
    63
    46
     
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    Age 10
    74.3
    80.4
    62
    46
     
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    Age 15
    74.4
    80.5
    62
    46
     
    78.7
    84.8
    27
    11
    Age 20
    74.7
    80.7
    62
    45
     
    78.8
    84.8
    27
    11
    Age 25
    75.1
    80.9
    61
    44
     
    78.9
    84.9
    27
    11
    Age 30
    75.5
    81.1
    60
    43
     
    79.1
    84.9
    27
    11
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.3
    59
    43
     
    79.3
    85.0
    28
    11
    Age 40
    76.4
    81.6
    57
    43
     
    79.5
    85.2
    28
    11
    Age 45
    77.0
    81.9
    59
    44
     
    79.9
    85.4
    29
    10
    Age 50
    77.6
    82.2
    61
    48
     
    80.5
    85.6
    28
    10
    Age 55
    78.3
    82.6
    63
    53
     
    81.3
    86.0
    26
    11
    Age 60
    79.1
    83.2
    67
    55
     
    82.3
    86.4
    23
    11
    Age 65
    80.2
    83.9
    74
    59
     
    83.4
    86.9
    22
    12
    Age 70
    81.6
    84.8
    79
    65
     
    84.7
    87.6
    21
    14
    Age 75
    83.5
    86.1
    89
    69
     
    86.2
    88.5
    28
    21
    Age 80
    86.1
    88.0
    106
    76
     
    88.1
    89.8
    37
    32
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.5
    124
    88
     
    90.7
    91.9
    46
    40
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkey TURKEY   Portugal PORTUGAL
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.59
    105
     
    47.23
    177
    2. Stroke
    58.99
    125
     
    47.51
    136
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    51.11
    3
     
    17.57
    92
    4. Lung Disease
    35.63
    32
     
    13.35
    156
    5. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
     
    20.19
    59
    6. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
     
    18.05
    74
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.33
    101
     
    17.72
    125
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.83
    62
     
    6.85
    157
    9. Hypertension
    15.20
    78
     
    4.90
    154
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.43
    151
     
    29.81
    98
    11. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
     
    16.88
    89
    12. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
     
    11.92
    35
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
     
    18.68
    13
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    10.42
    58
     
    2.86
    168
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.85
    135
     
    6.11
    153
    16. Suicide
    8.61
    114
     
    8.77
    111
    17. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
     
    6.70
    44
    18. Liver Disease
    7.09
    146
     
    8.34
    140
    19. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
     
    4.26
    27
    20. Low Birth Weight
    6.43
    98
     
    1.30
    171
    21. Falls
    6.11
    77
     
    3.06
    139
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    6.04
    85
     
    6.99
    71
    23. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
     
    4.60
    53
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
     
    6.38
    49
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.32
    128
     
    3.06
    153
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
     
    3.49
    126
    27. Other Injuries
    4.12
    161
     
    5.20
    140
    28. Epilepsy
    3.53
    47
     
    1.59
    101
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
     
    3.34
    71
    30. Asthma
    3.34
    100
     
    0.58
    172
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
     
    5.19
    95
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
     
    2.58
    72
    33. Violence
    2.40
    134
     
    0.96
    165
    34. Drownings
    1.92
    128
     
    0.65
    167
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.90
    44
     
    3.66
    19
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
     
    3.25
    139
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
     
    4.61
    48
    38. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
     
    2.35
    44
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.27
    133
     
    0.45
    166
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.19
    145
     
    0.96
    152
    41. Fires
    1.00
    122
     
    0.40
    160
    42. Drug Use
    0.97
    110
     
    0.76
    132
    43. Tuberculosis
    0.97
    134
     
    1.12
    130
    44. Malnutrition
    0.93
    108
     
    0.28
    135
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.87
    145
     
    0.75
    150
    46. Meningitis
    0.70
    114
     
    0.24
    158
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.52
    167
     
    0.77
    148
    48. Poisonings
    0.52
    119
     
    0.22
    173
    49. Encephalitis
    0.51
    101
     
    0.19
    161
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.48
    87
     
    0.21
    133
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Turkey TURKEY   Portugal PORTUGAL
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    81,029
    20.34
     
    12,284
    14.10
    2. Stroke
    43,886
    11.02
     
    12,735
    14.62
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    37,498
    9.41
     
    5,078
    5.83
    4. Lung Disease
    26,367
    6.62
     
    3,677
    4.22
    5. Lung Cancers
    24,405
    6.13
     
    4,181
    4.80
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    18,828
    4.73
     
    4,734
    5.43
    7. Kidney Disease
    14,841
    3.73
     
    1,893
    2.17
    8. Hypertension
    11,207
    2.81
     
    1,377
    1.58
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10,829
    2.72
     
    8,136
    9.34
    10. Stomach Cancer
    9,796
    2.46
     
    2,647
    3.04
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,439
    2.12
     
    4,386
    5.03
    12. Prostate Cancer
    8,183
    2.05
     
    2,036
    2.34
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    8,041
    2.02
     
    190
    0.22
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,954
    1.75
     
    801
    0.92
    15. Suicide
    6,861
    1.72
     
    1,413
    1.62
    16. Lymphomas
    6,132
    1.54
     
    1,532
    1.76
    17. Breast Cancer
    5,765
    1.45
     
    1,911
    2.19
    18. Liver Disease
    5,383
    1.35
     
    1,408
    1.62
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5,215
    1.31
     
    1,083
    1.24
    20. Low Birth Weight
    4,947
    1.24
     
    65
    0.07
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    4,628
    1.16
     
    1,634
    1.88
    22. Falls
    4,624
    1.16
     
    715
    0.82
    23. Leukemia
    3,564
    0.89
     
    977
    1.12
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    3,386
    0.85
     
    1,453
    1.67
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,309
    0.83
     
    655
    0.75
    26. Other Injuries
    3,235
    0.81
     
    1,081
    1.24
    27. Epilepsy
    2,766
    0.69
     
    342
    0.39
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,644
    0.66
     
    636
    0.73
    29. Asthma
    2,498
    0.63
     
    134
    0.15
    30. Liver Cancer
    2,402
    0.60
     
    1,114
    1.28
    31. Violence
    1,910
    0.48
     
    114
    0.13
    32. Ovary Cancer
    1,799
    0.45
     
    407
    0.47
    33. Drownings
    1,508
    0.38
     
    83
    0.10
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    1,401
    0.35
     
    1,048
    1.20
    35. Oral Cancer
    1,329
    0.33
     
    821
    0.94
    36. Skin Cancers
    1,203
    0.30
     
    528
    0.61
    37. Uterin Cancer
    1,034
    0.26
     
    308
    0.35
    38. Birth Trauma
    978
    0.25
     
    22
    0.03
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    894
    0.22
     
    234
    0.27
    40. Fires
    784
    0.20
     
    78
    0.09
    41. Drug Use
    761
    0.19
     
    120
    0.14
    42. Tuberculosis
    732
    0.18
     
    231
    0.27
    43. Cervical Cancer
    725
    0.18
     
    388
    0.45
    44. Malnutrition
    699
    0.18
     
    71
    0.08
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    666
    0.17
     
    200
    0.23
    46. Meningitis
    544
    0.14
     
    37
    0.04
    47. Poisonings
    405
    0.10
     
    34
    0.04
    48. Encephalitis
    398
    0.10
     
    29
    0.03
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    391
    0.10
     
    186
    0.21
    50. Hepatitis B
    371
    0.09
     
    35
    0.04
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Turkey TURKEY   Portugal PORTUGAL
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    32.15
    10
     
    20.19
    59
    2. Prostate Cancer
    26.45
    40
     
    18.05
    74
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.84
    122
     
    16.88
    89
    4. Stomach Cancer
    12.98
    28
     
    11.92
    35
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.16
    66
     
    18.68
    13
    6. Lymphomas
    8.08
    14
     
    6.70
    44
    7. Bladder Cancer
    6.97
    4
     
    4.26
    27
    8. Leukemia
    4.67
    44
     
    4.60
    53
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.49
    75
     
    6.38
    49
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.31
    91
     
    3.49
    126
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.49
    64
     
    3.34
    71
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.18
    154
     
    5.19
    95
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.47
    76
     
    2.58
    72
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.74
    166
     
    3.25
    139
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    139
     
    4.61
    48
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.60
    79
     
    2.35
    44
     
     
     
    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.