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Compare Australia and DR Congo health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   DR Congo DR 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
    8
    10
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    18
    19
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    76.6
    82.0
    79.2
    8
    7
    5
     
    42.5
    45.6
    44.0
    177
    177
    177
    2010
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2015
    80.9
    84.8
    82.8
    3
    7
    4
     
    58.3
    61.5
    59.8
    164
    163
    164
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.8
    3
    7
     
    58.3
    61.5
    164
    163
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    65.0
    67.5
    155
    159
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    66.1
    68.7
    150
    155
    Age 15
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    7
     
    66.7
    69.3
    148
    154
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    7
     
    67.5
    69.9
    141
    153
    Age 25
    81.6
    85.3
    3
    7
     
    68.6
    70.7
    140
    153
    Age 30
    81.8
    85.4
    3
    7
     
    69.6
    71.5
    139
    152
    Age 35
    82.0
    85.5
    3
    7
     
    70.5
    72.4
    132
    152
    Age 40
    82.2
    85.6
    3
    7
     
    71.4
    73.2
    130
    154
    Age 45
    82.5
    85.8
    1
    7
     
    72.4
    74.1
    127
    153
    Age 50
    82.9
    86.1
    1
    7
     
    73.5
    75.0
    127
    152
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.4
    1
    7
     
    74.8
    76.1
    127
    151
    Age 60
    84.0
    86.8
    1
    7
     
    76.2
    77.3
    127
    152
    Age 65
    84.8
    87.4
    1
    7
     
    78.0
    78.8
    127
    151
    Age 70
    85.8
    88.1
    1
    7
     
    80.1
    80.8
    128
    150
    Age 75
    87.2
    89.1
    4
    10
     
    82.6
    83.1
    130
    148
    Age 80
    89.0
    90.4
    7
    14
     
    85.6
    86.0
    129
    140
    Age 85
    91.4
    92.2
    16
    21
     
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    Age 90
    94.3
    94.9
    26
    35
     
    92.9
    93.2
    135
    135
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.2
    48
    52
     
    97.1
    97.4
    141
    131
    Age 100
    102.1
    102.2
    65
    67
     
    101.7
    101.9
    149
    129
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    54.89
    147
     
    104.11
    67
    2. Stroke
    27.41
    162
     
    147.52
    27
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.91
    12
     
    1.87
    124
    4. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    0.98
    168
    5. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    36.17
    16
    6. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    14.98
    96
    7. Lung Disease
    14.93
    118
     
    31.49
    30
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    4.81
    129
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.05
    139
     
    31.08
    76
    10. Suicide
    10.65
    63
     
    10.09
    69
    11. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    4.02
    104
    12. Kidney Disease
    6.90
    136
     
    17.85
    55
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    1.01
    148
    14. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    2.42
    39
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.07
    85
     
    24.16
    7
    16. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.74
    167
     
    150.42
    24
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.67
    152
     
    22.53
    48
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    3.17
    127
    19. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    2.44
    132
    20. Falls
    5.02
    94
     
    7.49
    65
    21. Other Injuries
    5.01
    150
     
    32.48
    9
    22. Hypertension
    4.67
    160
     
    23.85
    31
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    10.16
    32
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.00
    134
     
    10.16
    53
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    3.81
    59
    26. Liver Disease
    3.68
    164
     
    26.34
    41
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.54
    148
     
    12.19
    11
    28. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    5.85
    83
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    3.36
    26
     
    3.01
    42
    30. Drug Use
    3.32
    28
     
    0.77
    99
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    1.65
    102
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.64
    85
     
    3.06
    72
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    3.91
    65
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    27.37
    12
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.92
    150
     
    35.73
    1
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    2.15
    80
    37. Alcohol
    1.43
    66
     
    0.39
    108
    38. Asthma
    1.18
    132
     
    10.86
    34
    39. Poisonings
    1.16
    93
     
    6.00
    16
    40. Violence
    1.15
    145
     
    31.08
    12
    41. Skin Disease
    1.13
    105
     
    5.30
    32
    42. Epilepsy
    1.10
    127
     
    7.62
    38
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.01
    133
     
    28.03
    6
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.00
    136
     
    10.15
    16
    45. Drownings
    0.90
    152
     
    12.35
    8
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.73
    157
     
    9.47
    25
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    93
     
    1.39
    48
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.49
    36
     
    0.24
    86
    49. Fires
    0.48
    149
     
    11.92
    22
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.32
    158
     
    162.71
    2
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,339
    18.06
     
    27,307
    3.19
    2. Stroke
    10,985
    9.30
     
    38,491
    4.49
    3. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,752
    9.10
     
    573
    0.07
    4. Lung Cancers
    8,235
    6.97
     
    273
    0.03
    5. Lung Disease
    5,886
    4.98
     
    8,486
    0.99
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,566
    3.87
     
    1,475
    0.17
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,264
    3.61
     
    9,137
    1.07
    8. Prostate Cancer
    3,676
    3.11
     
    3,334
    0.39
    9. Breast Cancer
    3,267
    2.77
     
    2,711
    0.32
    10. Kidney Disease
    2,776
    2.35
     
    7,209
    0.84
    11. Suicide
    2,679
    2.27
     
    5,248
    0.61
    12. Lymphomas
    2,595
    2.20
     
    1,424
    0.17
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2,470
    2.09
     
    347
    0.04
    14. Skin Cancers
    2,326
    1.97
     
    686
    0.08
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,213
    1.87
     
    96,342
    11.24
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    2,165
    1.83
     
    14,486
    1.69
    17. Falls
    1,969
    1.67
     
    3,834
    0.45
    18. Hypertension
    1,892
    1.60
     
    6,247
    0.73
    19. Leukemia
    1,878
    1.59
     
    946
    0.11
    20. Other Injuries
    1,730
    1.46
     
    23,343
    2.72
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,504
    1.27
     
    3,438
    0.40
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,394
    1.18
     
    13,525
    1.58
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    1,391
    1.18
     
    703
    0.08
    24. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,380
    1.17
     
    1,041
    0.12
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,359
    1.15
     
    3,966
    0.46
    26. Stomach Cancer
    1,222
    1.03
     
    1,800
    0.21
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,199
    1.02
     
    422
    0.05
    28. Liver Disease
    1,105
    0.94
     
    9,656
    1.13
    29. Other Neoplasms
    1,006
    0.85
     
    1,122
    0.13
    30. Ovary Cancer
    937
    0.79
     
    529
    0.06
    31. Oral Cancer
    845
    0.72
     
    1,141
    0.13
    32. Drug Use
    816
    0.69
     
    421
    0.05
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    705
    0.60
     
    14,549
    1.70
    34. Skin Disease
    449
    0.38
     
    2,255
    0.26
    35. Alcohol
    405
    0.34
     
    149
    0.02
    36. Asthma
    397
    0.34
     
    4,060
    0.47
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    379
    0.32
     
    3,719
    0.43
    38. Uterin Cancer
    357
    0.30
     
    289
    0.03
    39. Low Birth Weight
    331
    0.28
     
    46,985
    5.48
    40. Cervical Cancer
    329
    0.28
     
    4,711
    0.55
    41. Epilepsy
    305
    0.26
     
    4,790
    0.56
    42. Poisonings
    298
    0.25
     
    4,079
    0.48
    43. Violence
    278
    0.24
     
    18,563
    2.17
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    277
    0.23
     
    3,086
    0.36
    45. Drownings
    216
    0.18
     
    10,241
    1.19
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    197
    0.17
     
    461
    0.05
    47. Birth Trauma
    174
    0.15
     
    36,855
    4.30
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    154
    0.13
     
    89
    0.01
    49. Fires
    126
    0.11
     
    8,515
    0.99
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    122
    0.10
     
    109,834
    12.81
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Australia AUSTRALIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.62
    46
     
    0.98
    168
    2. Prostate Cancer
    20.14
    60
     
    36.17
    16
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.33
    67
     
    14.98
    96
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.45
    52
     
    4.81
    129
    5. Lymphomas
    6.96
    31
     
    4.02
    104
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.77
    46
     
    1.01
    148
    7. Skin Cancers
    6.52
    2
     
    2.42
    39
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    62
     
    3.17
    127
    9. Leukemia
    5.09
    29
     
    2.44
    132
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.35
    108
     
    10.16
    32
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.85
    57
     
    3.81
    59
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.41
    133
     
    5.85
    83
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    57
     
    1.65
    102
    14. Oral Cancer
    2.46
    102
     
    3.91
    65
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.99
    154
     
    27.37
    12
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    93
     
    2.15
    80
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.