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Compare Australia and Congo health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Congo CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
     
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
     
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
    2000
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
     
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
    2016
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
     
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Congo CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
     
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    Age 5
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
     
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    Age 10
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
     
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    Age 20
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
     
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
     
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
     
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
     
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    Age 40
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
     
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    Age 45
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
     
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    Age 50
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
     
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    Age 55
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
     
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    Age 60
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
     
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
     
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    Age 70
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
     
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    Age 75
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
     
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    Age 80
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
     
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.4
    10
    19
     
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Congo CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.11
    173
     
    102.16
    113
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    29.61
    28
     
    14.52
    125
    3. Stroke
    24.06
    177
     
    101.88
    67
    4. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    1.36
    175
    5. Lung Disease
    18.79
    121
     
    29.04
    52
    6. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    36.10
    19
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    16.28
    98
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    4.70
    139
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.59
    152
     
    33.80
    74
    10. Suicide
    10.52
    84
     
    11.89
    63
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.68
    169
     
    87.33
    43
    12. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    2.80
    140
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    0.85
    167
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    1.86
    68
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.95
    163
     
    8.43
    139
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    5.53
    91
     
    11.49
    37
    17. Falls
    5.29
    89
     
    4.78
    100
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.94
    162
     
    33.04
    32
    19. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    3.07
    142
    20. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    2.42
    142
    21. Other Injuries
    4.41
    156
     
    9.01
    80
    22. Liver Disease
    4.34
    169
     
    21.97
    64
    23. Drug Use
    4.30
    14
     
    1.35
    88
    24. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    8.96
    42
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    15
     
    0.88
    110
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.80
    140
     
    6.63
    73
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    0.91
    157
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    2.75
    159
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    2.98
    166
     
    11.13
    44
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.95
    82
     
    1.99
    116
    31. Hypertension
    2.78
    170
     
    23.75
    42
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    0.37
    180
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    1.26
    166
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    0.78
    169
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    13.86
    62
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.29
    172
     
    13.19
    51
    37. Asthma
    1.21
    137
     
    10.95
    58
    38. Alcohol
    1.20
    116
     
    1.24
    114
    39. Skin Disease
    1.08
    119
     
    3.09
    58
    40. Epilepsy
    1.00
    148
     
    4.34
    38
    41. Violence
    0.92
    166
     
    11.53
    37
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.86
    144
     
    4.39
    46
    43. Drownings
    0.82
    160
     
    6.22
    56
    44. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    149
     
    9.52
    59
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.66
    167
     
    5.08
    63
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.61
    154
     
    31.21
    45
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    35
     
    0.06
    168
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.46
    42
     
    0.29
    76
    49. Poisonings
    0.38
    136
     
    1.66
    56
    50. Anemia
    0.36
    91
     
    7.35
    22
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Congo CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,153
    17.96
     
    2,196
    6.81
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13,446
    10.43
     
    287
    0.89
    3. Stroke
    10,516
    8.16
     
    2,223
    6.89
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,461
    6.56
     
    31
    0.10
    5. Lung Disease
    8,180
    6.35
     
    625
    1.94
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,847
    4.54
     
    119
    0.37
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,484
    3.48
     
    759
    2.35
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4,151
    3.22
     
    2,873
    8.91
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3,488
    2.71
     
    326
    1.01
    10. Breast Cancer
    3,235
    2.51
     
    216
    0.67
    11. Suicide
    2,819
    2.19
     
    443
    1.37
    12. Lymphomas
    2,808
    2.18
     
    71
    0.22
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,630
    2.04
     
    21
    0.07
    14. Kidney Disease
    2,594
    2.01
     
    220
    0.68
    15. Skin Cancers
    2,380
    1.85
     
    42
    0.13
    16. Falls
    2,282
    1.77
     
    146
    0.45
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,174
    1.69
     
    454
    1.41
    18. Leukemia
    1,882
    1.46
     
    66
    0.20
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,753
    1.36
     
    18
    0.06
    20. Other Injuries
    1,675
    1.30
     
    401
    1.24
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,644
    1.28
     
    245
    0.76
    22. Liver Disease
    1,434
    1.11
     
    564
    1.75
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,421
    1.10
     
    189
    0.59
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,376
    1.07
     
    20
    0.06
    25. Stomach Cancer
    1,325
    1.03
     
    67
    0.21
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,295
    1.00
     
    1,233
    3.82
    27. Hypertension
    1,227
    0.95
     
    513
    1.59
    28. Other Neoplasms
    1,216
    0.94
     
    57
    0.18
    29. Bladder Cancer
    1,178
    0.91
     
    9
    0.03
    30. Drug Use
    1,076
    0.83
     
    50
    0.16
    31. Ovary Cancer
    989
    0.77
     
    38
    0.12
    32. Oral Cancer
    879
    0.68
     
    30
    0.09
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    659
    0.51
     
    852
    2.64
    34. Skin Disease
    465
    0.36
     
    83
    0.26
    35. Asthma
    457
    0.35
     
    286
    0.89
    36. Uterin Cancer
    398
    0.31
     
    9
    0.03
    37. Alcohol
    388
    0.30
     
    37
    0.11
    38. Cervical Cancer
    369
    0.29
     
    173
    0.54
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    351
    0.27
     
    121
    0.38
    40. Epilepsy
    299
    0.23
     
    187
    0.58
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.21
     
    125
    0.39
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    262
    0.20
     
    1,246
    3.86
    43. Low Birth Weight
    226
    0.18
     
    1,130
    3.50
    44. Violence
    224
    0.17
     
    466
    1.44
    45. Drownings
    205
    0.16
     
    333
    1.03
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    198
    0.15
     
    7
    0.02
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    177
    0.14
     
    2
    0.01
    48. Anemia
    163
    0.13
     
    250
    0.78
    49. Birth Trauma
    119
    0.09
     
    816
    2.53
    50. Poisonings
    110
    0.09
     
    82
    0.25
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   Congo CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.95
    56
     
    1.36
    175
    2. Prostate Cancer
    17.14
    83
     
    36.10
    19
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.54
    93
     
    16.28
    98
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.46
    44
     
    4.70
    139
    5. Lymphomas
    6.82
    43
     
    2.80
    140
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.49
    47
     
    0.85
    167
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.04
    2
     
    1.86
    68
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.85
    75
     
    3.07
    142
    9. Leukemia
    4.68
    43
     
    2.42
    142
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    124
     
    8.96
    42
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.46
    65
     
    0.91
    157
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.35
    143
     
    2.75
    159
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.73
    66
     
    0.37
    180
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.31
    112
     
    1.26
    166
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.03
    87
     
    0.78
    169
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    162
     
    13.86
    62
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.