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HEALTH PROFILE: Canada

Canada
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View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Canada. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

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    Canada CANADA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
    Canada CANADA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    Canada CANADA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.33
    97
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    Canada CANADA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
      Deaths %
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    Canada CANADA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    Canada CANADA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.9
    57
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    17.7
    12.2
    116
    51
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    29.5
    29.3
    17
    48
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    7.33
    7
    Canada CANADA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    35.624m
    38
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    99
    Population 0-14
    15.4%
    166
    Population 15-64
    65.9%
    84
    Population 65 +
    18.6%
    23
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.30
    164
    Death Rate / 1000
    8.70
    67
    Fertility Rate
    1.60
    158
    Infant Mortality
    4.50
    159
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    27
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    63
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.03
    56
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.81
    85
    Net Migration
    5.70
    12
    Population Growth
    0.70%
    128
    Literacy Total
    99.0%
    35
    Literacy Male
    N/D
    N/D
    Literacy Female
    N/D
    N/D
    Unemployment
    6.5%
    105
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    82.8
    7
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    73.2
    7
    GDP per Capita USD
    $48,100
    23

    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.