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Table 20 Twenty leading causes of YLL in the United States: comparison of YLL rates per 100,000 between the United States and selected countries – Female

From: The burden of disease and injury in the United States 1996

Twenty leading causes of YLL in the United States United States Australia Canada France Germany Greece Italy Japan Netherlands Spain United Kingdom
IHD 777 462 475 228 753 570 491 562 466 383 868
Trachea, bronchus, lung cancer 386 186 354 140 201 125 154 328 288 86 357
Breast cancer 332 285 326 389 404 313 363 396 457 288 492
Cerebroavascular disease 316 253 213 253 405 826 426 943 378 362 510
MVA 241 125 124 157 105 178 117 167 71 151 73
COPD 190 108 114 67 90 41 66 39 152 57 227
Diabetes 170 80 109 76 123 55 151 102 115 108 66
Perinatal conditions 151 108 87 89 64 75 70 70 94 63 115
Colon and rectum 145 164 145 155 217 153 171 381 189 174 201
Lower respiratory infections 137 50 56 91 79 34 61 418 147 71 412
Congenital anomalies 108 89 73 71 64 76 59 136 100 73 84
HIV/AIDS 106 2 13 16 6 2 17 0 8 43 4
homicide and violence 95 32 21 12 16 11 11 25 19 13 20
sel-inflicted 94 120 119 155 106 27 55 473 107 63 90
Ovarian cancer 90 69 79 90 114 82 88 148 99 74 144
Hypertesive heart disease 83 27 21 50 94 50 137 34 27 53 32
Cirrhosis of the liver 75 32 45 113 156 28 115 99 44 71 113
Cancer pancreas 74 56 67 66 94 73 85 187 78 62 84
Lymphoma and multiple myeloma 73 88 97 80 83 71 103 126 90 84 110
Inflammatory heart disease 67 31 29 24 44 3 30 53 42 45 32