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HEALTH PROFILE: Malta

Malta
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Malta

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

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    Malta
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    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
    Malta MALTA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.7
    70.5
    68.6
    20
    33
    28
    1970
    68.1
    72.2
    70.1
    19
    36
    26
    1980
    70.8
    75.2
    72.9
    15
    28
    21
    1990
    73.3
    77.8
    75.5
    15
    24
    19
    2000
    75.4
    79.5
    77.5
    16
    28
    24
    2010
    78.1
    82.3
    80.3
    16
    25
    20
    2016
    79.6
    83.3
    81.5
    18
    23
    20
    Malta MALTA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.6
    83.3
    18
    23
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.8
    17
    21
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.9
    17
    21
    Age 25
    80.3
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 30
    80.4
    84.0
    18
    21
    Age 35
    80.6
    84.1
    18
    22
    Age 40
    80.8
    84.2
    18
    22
    Age 45
    81.1
    84.3
    18
    22
    Age 50
    81.4
    84.5
    18
    23
    Age 55
    81.8
    84.8
    19
    27
    Age 60
    82.5
    85.2
    19
    29
    Age 65
    83.4
    85.8
    23
    32
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.5
    27
    34
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    34
    46
    Age 80
    88.0
    88.9
    40
    57
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.3
    48
    60
    Malta MALTA 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
    92.82
    131
    2. Stroke
    29.20
    154
    3. Lung Cancers
    20.90
    52
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.66
    49
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.92
    123
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.49
    133
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.17
    38
    8. Lung Disease
    13.90
    153
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.71
    144
    10. Prostate Cancer
    10.79
    132
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10.01
    4
    12. Ovary Cancer
    6.97
    12
    13. Suicide
    6.53
    124
    14. Lymphomas
    5.98
    72
    15. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    104
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    5.02
    130
    17. Uterin Cancer
    4.87
    17
    18. Kidney Disease
    4.73
    166
    19. Falls
    4.51
    102
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    4.47
    7
    21. Low Birth Weight
    4.22
    126
    22. Bladder Cancer
    3.29
    45
    23. Oral Cancer
    3.27
    86
    24. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
    25. Liver Disease
    3.17
    178
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Liver Cancer
    2.95
    166
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.92
    155
    28. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.72
    175
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.48
    93
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    2.34
    151
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2.29
    112
    32. Skin Disease
    2.13
    87
    33. Hypertension
    1.99
    180
    34. Skin Cancers
    1.86
    73
    35. Other Injuries
    1.81
    182
    36. Drug Use
    1.45
    68
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.07
    178
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.91
    153
    39. Asthma
    0.86
    150
    40. Violence
    0.86
    165
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.75
    146
    42. Encephalitis
    0.52
    127
    43. Drownings
    0.52
    175
    44. HIV/AIDS
    0.48
    133
    45. Epilepsy
    0.47
    177
    46. Alcohol
    0.40
    155
    47. Meningitis
    0.32
    144
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.32
    152
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.29
    173
    50. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    0.26
    22
    Malta MALTA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    901
    29.76
    2. Stroke
    288
    9.51
    3. Lung Cancers
    183
    6.04
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    180
    5.94
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    145
    4.79
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    144
    4.76
    7. Lung Disease
    138
    4.56
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    128
    4.23
    9. Breast Cancer
    89
    2.94
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    85
    2.81
    11. Lymphomas
    50
    1.65
    12. Stomach Cancer
    46
    1.52
    13. Parkinson's Disease
    46
    1.52
    14. Kidney Disease
    46
    1.52
    15. Prostate Cancer
    44
    1.45
    16. Falls
    42
    1.39
    17. Ovary Cancer
    32
    1.06
    18. Suicide
    32
    1.06
    19. Bladder Cancer
    31
    1.02
    20. Leukemia
    27
    0.89
    21. Oral Cancer
    26
    0.86
    22. Liver Cancer
    25
    0.83
    23. Liver Disease
    23
    0.76
    24. Uterin Cancer
    22
    0.73
    25. Skin Disease
    22
    0.73
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.69
    27. Other Neoplasms
    21
    0.69
    28. Hypertension
    20
    0.66
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    20
    0.66
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    16
    0.53
    31. Skin Cancers
    15
    0.50
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    15
    0.50
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    14
    0.46
    34. Other Injuries
    13
    0.43
    35. Low Birth Weight
    10
    0.33
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9
    0.30
    37. Drug Use
    7
    0.23
    38. Asthma
    7
    0.23
    39. Encephalitis
    5
    0.17
    40. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.17
    41. Violence
    4
    0.13
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.10
    43. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    3
    0.10
    44. Drownings
    3
    0.10
    45. Tuberculosis
    2
    0.07
    46. HIV/AIDS
    2
    0.07
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2
    0.07
    48. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.07
    49. Alcohol
    2
    0.07
    50. Epilepsy
    2
    0.07
    Malta MALTA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.90
    52
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.66
    49
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.17
    38
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.79
    132
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.01
    4
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.97
    12
    7. Lymphomas
    5.98
    72
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.10
    104
      Rate World Rank
    9. Uterin Cancer
    4.87
    17
    10. Bladder Cancer
    3.29
    45
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.27
    86
    12. Leukemia
    3.24
    117
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.95
    166
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.48
    93
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.86
    73
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.07
    178
    Malta MALTA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    8.1
    70
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    29.7
    20.2
    75
    28
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    29.2
    28.5
    18
    55
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    6.63
    22
    Malta MALTA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    416,338
    167
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.99
    82
    Population 0-14
    15.0%
    175
    Population 15-64
    65.4%
    98
    Population 65 +
    19.6%
    10
    Birth Rate / 1000
    10.10
    167
    Death Rate / 1000
    9.40
    53
    Fertility Rate
    1.55
    165
    Infant Mortality
    3.50
    176
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    41
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    56
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.04
    37
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.82
    72
    Net Migration
    2.00
    36
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    153
    Literacy Total
    94.4%
    97
    Literacy Male
    93.1%
    79
    Literacy Female
    95.8%
    51
    Unemployment
    4.4%
    133
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    81.5
    20
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    72.2
    18
    GDP per Capita USD
    $42,500
    30

    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.