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HEALTH PROFILE: China

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

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    China
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    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
    China CHINA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
    China CHINA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    China CHINA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    116.88
    34
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    114.00
    107
    3. Lung Disease
    53.43
    12
    4. Lung Cancers
    36.21
    6
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    34.62
    33
    6. Liver Cancer
    23.63
    8
    7. Stomach Cancer
    18.59
    2
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.73
    89
    9. Hypertension
    16.48
    61
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.66
    150
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.51
    10
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.36
    120
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.54
    156
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.90
    84
    15. Liver Disease
    8.44
    139
    16. Suicide
    8.03
    103
    17. Falls
    7.09
    68
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.46
    179
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.91
    40
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.21
    145
    21. Drownings
    4.08
    83
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    4.07
    85
    23. Leukemia
    3.60
    107
    24. Prostate Cancer
    3.53
    171
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.31
    136
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Other Injuries
    3.15
    172
    27. Low Birth Weight
    2.92
    147
    28. Tuberculosis
    2.91
    106
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.80
    63
    30. Birth Trauma
    2.46
    98
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.34
    108
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.31
    168
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.30
    111
    34. Lymphomas
    2.29
    170
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    130
    36. Drug Use
    1.84
    51
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    107
    38. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    174
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1.68
    111
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1.51
    165
    41. Asthma
    1.44
    129
    42. Poisonings
    1.21
    60
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    124
    44. HIV/AIDS
    1.08
    118
    45. Violence
    0.88
    164
    46. Epilepsy
    0.81
    156
    47. Alcohol
    0.81
    135
    48. Malnutrition
    0.80
    107
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.79
    149
    50. Fires
    0.65
    139
    China CHINA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.018m
    20.60
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.928m
    19.68
    3. Lung Disease
    895,355
    9.14
    4. Lung Cancers
    637,736
    6.51
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    563,472
    5.75
    6. Liver Cancer
    422,928
    4.32
    7. Stomach Cancer
    328,257
    3.35
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    284,986
    2.91
    9. Hypertension
    276,483
    2.82
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    204,627
    2.09
    11. Kidney Disease
    196,377
    2.00
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    177,268
    1.81
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    167,267
    1.71
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    154,066
    1.57
    15. Liver Disease
    152,047
    1.55
    16. Suicide
    136,267
    1.39
    17. Falls
    116,301
    1.19
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,049
    0.87
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    72,212
    0.74
    20. Leukemia
    56,057
    0.57
    21. Drownings
    55,513
    0.57
    22. Tuberculosis
    50,409
    0.51
    23. Breast Cancer
    50,229
    0.51
    24. Other Injuries
    48,320
    0.49
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    46,783
    0.48
      Deaths %
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    43,450
    0.44
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    40,411
    0.41
    28. Other Neoplasms
    40,359
    0.41
    29. Lymphomas
    39,909
    0.41
    30. Oral Cancer
    39,221
    0.40
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    37,931
    0.39
    32. Drug Use
    30,926
    0.32
    33. Bladder Cancer
    30,281
    0.31
    34. Cervical Cancer
    29,934
    0.31
    35. Low Birth Weight
    28,461
    0.29
    36. Prostate Cancer
    26,135
    0.27
    37. Asthma
    24,281
    0.25
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    24,172
    0.25
    39. Birth Trauma
    24,007
    0.25
    40. Skin Cancers
    19,513
    0.20
    41. Poisonings
    19,141
    0.20
    42. HIV/AIDS
    18,643
    0.19
    43. Ovary Cancer
    16,287
    0.17
    44. Uterin Cancer
    15,498
    0.16
    45. Alcohol
    14,215
    0.15
    46. Violence
    13,100
    0.13
    47. Malnutrition
    12,409
    0.13
    48. Epilepsy
    12,305
    0.13
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    11,200
    0.11
    50. Fires
    10,356
    0.11
    China CHINA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    36.21
    6
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.63
    8
    3. Stomach Cancer
    18.59
    2
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.51
    10
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.90
    84
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.46
    179
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.07
    85
    8. Leukemia
    3.60
    107
      Rate World Rank
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3.53
    171
    10. Cervical Cancer
    3.31
    136
    11. Lymphomas
    2.29
    170
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    130
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    107
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    174
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.68
    111
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    124
    China CHINA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.2
    83
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    47.6
    1.8
    20
    108
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    5.9
    6.5
    136
    181
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.25
    82
    China CHINA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    1.379b
    1
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.06
    16
    Population 0-14
    17.2%
    154
    Population 15-64
    72.0%
    13
    Population 65 +
    10.8%
    61
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.30
    142
    Death Rate / 1000
    7.80
    86
    Fertility Rate
    1.60
    159
    Infant Mortality
    12.00
    114
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.15
    1
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.17
    1
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.06
    21
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.91
    25
    Net Migration
    -0.40
    102
    Population Growth
    0.40%
    142
    Literacy Total
    96.4%
    74
    Literacy Male
    98.2%
    44
    Literacy Female
    94.5%
    55
    Unemployment
    4.0%
    143
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    76.4
    51
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    68.7
    37
    GDP per Capita USD
    $16,600
    81

    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.