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  • Table 5   Selected health indicators, 2011
  • Table 6   Life expectancy
  • Table 7   Mortality rates, by selected causes, 2009
  • Table 8   New cancer cases, by selected primary site

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Table 5 Selected health indicators, 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 5 selected health indicators both sexes, males and females, calculated using % of population units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Both sexes Males Females
  % of population
Arthritis 17.0 12.7 21.2
Diabetes 6.1 6.7 5.6
Asthma 8.6 7.4 9.8
High blood pressure 17.6 17.4 17.7
Current smoker, daily or occasional 19.9 22.3 17.5
BMI (18 and older), overweight 33.8 40.2 27.3
BMI (18 and older), obese 18.3 19.8 16.8
Influenza immunization, in past year 30.2 26.9 33.4
Perceived mental health, very good or excellent 72.6 73.5 71.7
Perceived mental health, fair or poor 5.6 5.2 6.1
Life satisfaction, satisfied or very satisfied 92.3 92.4 92.1
Pain or discomfort that prevents activities 14.5 12.3 16.7
Has a regular medical doctor 84.7 80.6 88.8

 

Table 6 Life expectancy
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 6 life expectancy 1931, 1961, 1994/1996 and 2007/2009, calculated using years units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1931 1961 1994/1996 2007/2009
  years
Females        
At birth 62.1 74.2 81.1 83.3
At 65 13.7 16.1 19.9 21.6
Males        
At birth 60.0 68.4 75.2 78.8
At 65 13.0 13.5 16.0 18.5

 

Table 7 Mortality rates, by selected causes, 2009
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 7 mortality rates both sexes, males and females, calculated using rate per 100,000 population units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Both sexes Males Females
  rate per 100,000 population
All causes of death 515.0 629.9 423.5
Septicemia 4.7 5.4 4.2
Viral hepatitis 1.0 1.3 0.7
Human immunodeficiency virus 0.9 1.4 0.4
Malignant neoplasms 160.3 192.5 136.8
Diabetes mellitus 14.9 18.7 11.9
Alzheimer’s disease 11.8 10.2 12.6
Heart diseases 101.4 134.2 74.9
Cerebrovascular diseases 28.4 30.5 26.4
Influenza and pneumonia 11.7 14.3 10.0
Chronic lower respiratory diseases 22.9 29.1 19.0
Chronic liver disease and cirrhosis 6.2 8.5 4.1
Renal failure 6.9 8.8 5.7
Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period 4.0 4.1 4.0
Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities 2.9 3.0 2.7
Accidents (unintentional injuries) 24.5 33.5 16.2
Suicide 10.7 16.6 5.0
Homicide 1.8 2.7 0.9

 

Table 8 New cancer cases, by selected primary site
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 8 new cancer cases 1997, 2002 and 2007, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1997 2002 2007
  number
Males  
Total, all primary sites of cancerNote 1 64,953 74,479 85,531
Colon (excluding rectum) 5,331 6,300 7,081
Rectum and rectosigmoid 2,966 3,713 4,130
Lung and bronchus 11,179 11,858 12,465
Prostate 15,992 19,606 23,231
Females  
Total, all primary sites of cancerNote 1 59,980 69,421 78,073
Colon (excluding rectum) 5,379 6,205 6,673
Rectum and rectosigmoid 2,003 2,389 2,599
Lung and bronchus 7,317 8,890 10,400
Breast 17,633 19,647 21,006

 


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Chart 5 Infant mortality

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