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Compare United States and Russia 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
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Russia RUSSIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.6
    73.1
    69.8
    23
    15
    16
     
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    1970
    67.1
    74.7
    70.8
    24
    12
    21
     
    63.1
    73.4
    68.1
    60
    27
    42
    1980
    70.0
    77.5
    73.7
    22
    11
    18
     
    61.4
    73.0
    67.0
    85
    47
    67
    1990
    71.8
    78.8
    75.2
    29
    17
    21
     
    63.8
    74.3
    68.9
    98
    55
    79
    2000
    74.0
    79.5
    76.8
    28
    29
    28
     
    58.7
    72.0
    65.0
    132
    98
    119
    2010
    76.2
    81.1
    78.7
    30
    30
    30
     
    62.4
    74.6
    68.4
    134
    97
    115
    2016
    76.0
    81.0
    78.5
    37
    37
    34
     
    66.4
    77.2
    71.9
    125
    85
    105
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Russia RUSSIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.0
    81.0
    37
    37
     
    66.4
    77.2
    125
    85
    Age 5
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
     
    67.1
    77.8
    142
    92
    Age 10
    76.6
    81.5
    38
    39
     
    67.2
    77.8
    147
    92
    Age 15
    76.7
    81.6
    38
    39
     
    67.3
    77.9
    150
    92
    Age 20
    76.9
    81.7
    39
    39
     
    67.5
    78.0
    154
    93
    Age 25
    77.3
    81.8
    39
    39
     
    67.9
    78.2
    158
    92
    Age 30
    77.7
    82.0
    38
    39
     
    68.5
    78.5
    157
    90
    Age 35
    78.2
    82.3
    37
    37
     
    69.6
    78.9
    154
    87
    Age 40
    78.7
    82.6
    35
    36
     
    70.7
    79.3
    150
    85
    Age 45
    79.2
    82.9
    35
    36
     
    71.7
    79.8
    150
    82
    Age 50
    79.8
    83.3
    34
    35
     
    72.9
    80.3
    147
    82
    Age 55
    80.6
    84.0
    30
    35
     
    74.3
    80.9
    146
    78
    Age 60
    81.8
    84.7
    29
    34
     
    76.1
    81.8
    135
    77
    Age 65
    83.1
    85.7
    28
    33
     
    78.3
    82.9
    123
    75
    Age 70
    84.7
    86.8
    23
    30
     
    80.8
    84.1
    109
    74
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.3
    18
    25
     
    83.4
    85.6
    97
    78
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.1
    14
    20
     
    86.5
    87.8
    85
    80
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.3
    16
    23
     
    89.9
    90.5
    79
    89
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Russia RUSSIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.89
    130
     
    292.00
    9
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    44.41
    8
     
    6.69
    159
    3. Lung Disease
    32.01
    43
     
    14.51
    151
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    26.83
    26
    5. Stroke
    23.69
    178
     
    166.90
    8
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    21.31
    42
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.21
    138
     
    4.61
    177
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.91
    147
     
    27.61
    101
    9. Suicide
    12.70
    47
     
    18.35
    16
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    19.86
    65
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    20.31
    7
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.90
    117
     
    4.73
    175
    13. Liver Disease
    10.21
    127
     
    0.27
    183
    14. Drug Use
    10.21
    5
     
    12.33
    3
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.04
    127
     
    15.85
    102
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    8.11
    60
     
    0.17
    182
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    7.97
    28
    18. Hypertension
    7.42
    138
     
    5.52
    149
    19. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    4.36
    108
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.40
    76
     
    36.35
    4
    21. Falls
    5.95
    81
     
    11.93
    37
    22. Violence
    5.53
    88
     
    9.23
    55
    23. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    7.17
    15
    24. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.17
    76
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.76
    3
     
    0.16
    179
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    4.85
    105
    27. Other Injuries
    4.38
    158
     
    14.88
    39
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    4.08
    150
     
    6.49
    124
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    3.67
    58
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    3.34
    51
    31. Other Neoplasms
    3.06
    77
     
    0.22
    176
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    5.10
    15
    33. Low Birth Weight
    3.01
    144
     
    4.33
    127
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    3.09
    24
    35. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    6.58
    107
    36. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    16.39
    12
    37. Alcohol
    2.26
    64
     
    14.87
    2
    38. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    5.47
    33
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.01
    115
     
    0.30
    170
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.72
    109
     
    23.93
    49
    41. Drownings
    1.13
    145
     
    10.57
    21
    42. Poisonings
    1.10
    76
     
    1.88
    50
    43. Asthma
    0.95
    148
     
    1.06
    142
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.92
    8
     
    0.17
    73
    45. Skin Disease
    0.87
    128
     
    0.02
    181
    46. Fires
    0.73
    136
     
    7.94
    10
    47. Malnutrition
    0.64
    120
     
    0.01
    178
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    162
     
    1.95
    91
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.59
    173
     
    0.02
    183
    50. Epilepsy
    0.58
    177
     
    0.47
    179
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Russia RUSSIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    479,223
    20.90
     
    697,121
    36.99
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    263,916
    11.51
     
    16,776
    0.89
    3. Lung Disease
    181,735
    7.93
     
    34,033
    1.81
    4. Lung Cancers
    161,533
    7.05
     
    61,257
    3.25
    5. Stroke
    131,954
    5.76
     
    403,580
    21.41
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    80,463
    3.51
     
    52,147
    2.77
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    79,936
    3.49
     
    10,215
    0.54
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60,418
    2.64
     
    47,638
    2.53
    9. Kidney Disease
    59,823
    2.61
     
    10,405
    0.55
    10. Breast Cancer
    47,291
    2.06
     
    28,718
    1.52
    11. Liver Disease
    46,942
    2.05
     
    482
    0.03
    12. Suicide
    45,986
    2.01
     
    28,814
    1.53
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    40,559
    1.77
     
    18,443
    0.98
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    40,035
    1.75
     
    185
    0.01
    15. Hypertension
    39,414
    1.72
     
    13,131
    0.70
    16. Lymphomas
    39,322
    1.72
     
    8,891
    0.47
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    34,908
    1.52
     
    24,953
    1.32
    18. Drug Use
    34,010
    1.48
     
    19,790
    1.05
    19. Falls
    32,672
    1.43
     
    22,317
    1.18
    20. Prostate Cancer
    32,107
    1.40
     
    15,935
    0.85
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    31,866
    1.39
     
    70,573
    3.74
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    28,106
    1.23
     
    386
    0.02
    23. Leukemia
    27,048
    1.18
     
    8,322
    0.44
    24. Liver Cancer
    24,566
    1.07
     
    11,062
    0.59
    25. Other Injuries
    20,113
    0.88
     
    25,955
    1.38
    26. Bladder Cancer
    18,091
    0.79
     
    8,050
    0.43
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    17,208
    0.75
     
    8,345
    0.44
    28. Violence
    16,936
    0.74
     
    14,792
    0.78
    29. Other Neoplasms
    16,503
    0.72
     
    241
    0.01
    30. Skin Cancers
    14,749
    0.64
     
    6,725
    0.36
    31. Ovary Cancer
    14,698
    0.64
     
    9,302
    0.49
    32. Stomach Cancer
    13,025
    0.57
     
    37,527
    1.99
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    11,008
    0.48
     
    7,188
    0.38
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    10,810
    0.47
     
    499
    0.03
    35. Oral Cancer
    10,515
    0.46
     
    11,968
    0.63
    36. Alcohol
    9,324
    0.41
     
    26,597
    1.41
    37. Uterin Cancer
    7,968
    0.35
     
    6,176
    0.33
    38. Cervical Cancer
    7,479
    0.33
     
    7,972
    0.42
    39. Low Birth Weight
    6,687
    0.29
     
    4,474
    0.24
    40. HIV/AIDS
    6,660
    0.29
     
    38,219
    2.03
    41. Skin Disease
    4,608
    0.20
     
    25
    0.00
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    4,462
    0.19
     
    327
    0.02
    43. Asthma
    4,032
    0.18
     
    2,238
    0.12
    44. Poisonings
    3,852
    0.17
     
    3,076
    0.16
    45. Drownings
    3,685
    0.16
     
    16,652
    0.88
    46. Malnutrition
    3,564
    0.16
     
    10
    0.00
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,259
    0.14
     
    4,241
    0.23
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,118
    0.14
     
    34
    0.00
    49. Anemia
    3,071
    0.13
     
    1
    0.00
    50. Fires
    2,938
    0.13
     
    14,592
    0.77
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      United States UNITED STATES   Russia RUSSIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.82
    18
     
    26.83
    26
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.56
    83
     
    21.31
    42
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.69
    117
     
    19.86
    65
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.50
    62
     
    20.31
    7
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.52
    33
     
    7.97
    28
    6. Lymphomas
    7.27
    29
     
    4.36
    108
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    60
     
    7.17
    15
    8. Leukemia
    5.21
    23
     
    4.17
    76
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.74
    107
     
    4.85
    105
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.27
    72
     
    3.67
    58
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    55
     
    3.34
    51
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.03
    53
     
    5.10
    15
    13. Skin Cancers
    2.85
    31
     
    3.09
    24
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.84
    142
     
    6.58
    107
    15. Stomach Cancer
    2.52
    163
     
    16.39
    12
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.06
    128
     
    5.47
    33
     
     
     
    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.