The Top 5 Leading Causes of Disease for Males Over 60

  Cause of Disease Males Afflicted
1 Ischaemic Heart Disease 16,408,189
2 Cerebrovascular Disease 11,578,272
3 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases 10,377,328
4 Cirrhosis of the Liver 5,161,683
5 Trachea, Lung and Bronchus Cancers 4,339,317
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Sources:  WHO report: Injury, a leading cause of the global burden of disease 2000.

List Notes: All Statistics are for the year 2000. This WHO study combines mortality and health data from national vital registration systems with information obtained from surveys, censuses,epidemiological studies and health service data.
Leading Causes of Disease for Males Over 60

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