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Compare Germany and France 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
     
      Germany GERMANY   France FRANCE
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.9
    72.3
    69.5
    19
    21
    18
     
    67.0
    73.6
    70.2
    16
    10
    13
    1970
    67.4
    73.7
    70.5
    23
    23
    23
     
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
    1980
    69.4
    76.1
    72.6
    27
    20
    26
     
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
    1990
    72.0
    78.6
    75.2
    25
    19
    22
     
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
    2000
    74.8
    80.9
    78.0
    23
    16
    18
     
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
    2010
    77.5
    82.6
    80.1
    21
    22
    22
     
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
    2016
    78.7
    83.3
    81.0
    25
    24
    26
     
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   France FRANCE
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.3
    25
    24
     
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    Age 5
    78.9
    83.5
    25
    24
     
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    Age 10
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
     
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    Age 15
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
     
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    Age 20
    79.1
    83.7
    25
    24
     
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    Age 25
    79.2
    83.7
    26
    24
     
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    Age 30
    79.3
    83.8
    26
    24
     
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    Age 35
    79.5
    83.9
    26
    25
     
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    Age 40
    79.7
    84.0
    27
    25
     
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.1
    28
    26
     
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    Age 50
    80.3
    84.4
    29
    27
     
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    Age 55
    80.9
    84.8
    29
    26
     
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    Age 60
    81.8
    85.3
    28
    27
     
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    Age 65
    83.1
    86.1
    29
    25
     
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    Age 70
    84.4
    86.9
    30
    28
     
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    Age 75
    86.1
    88.1
    29
    33
     
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.4
    39
    45
     
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    50
    54
     
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   France FRANCE
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    83.78
    139
     
    43.25
    181
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
     
    28.57
    20
    3. Stroke
    25.61
    174
     
    23.16
    180
    4. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
     
    21.51
    38
    5. Lung Disease
    20.01
    109
     
    13.15
    157
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.99
    97
     
    30.84
    26
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
     
    16.12
    90
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
     
    15.23
    35
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.22
    151
     
    8.70
    160
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.86
    163
     
    14.10
    152
    11. Liver Disease
    10.09
    128
     
    7.81
    144
    12. Suicide
    9.29
    104
     
    12.77
    45
    13. Kidney Disease
    9.18
    131
     
    5.31
    169
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
     
    8.30
    23
    15. Hypertension
    8.68
    127
     
    3.31
    167
    16. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
     
    6.86
    41
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
     
    4.38
    116
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
     
    5.53
    51
    19. Falls
    5.72
    83
     
    4.55
    107
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    96
     
    5.71
    88
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.77
    113
     
    4.11
    133
    22. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
     
    5.34
    16
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
     
    7.02
    58
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    4.24
    12
     
    4.07
    14
    25. Alcohol
    4.05
    20
     
    3.89
    23
    26. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
     
    4.25
    61
    27. Other Neoplasms
    3.62
    57
     
    5.48
    17
    28. Other Injuries
    3.61
    169
     
    9.48
    72
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.54
    170
     
    4.86
    163
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
     
    3.70
    57
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.15
    163
     
    3.32
    159
    32. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
     
    4.31
    23
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
     
    3.87
    35
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.62
    105
     
    1.88
    119
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
     
    2.46
    37
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
     
    2.05
    159
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.86
    157
     
    1.34
    170
    38. Drug Use
    1.84
    62
     
    1.97
    58
    39. Epilepsy
    1.83
    85
     
    1.71
    95
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.31
    118
     
    1.15
    125
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.18
    146
     
    0.65
    169
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    7
     
    0.65
    24
    43. Violence
    0.69
    177
     
    0.92
    167
    44. Skin Disease
    0.68
    136
     
    0.85
    130
    45. Asthma
    0.67
    165
     
    0.96
    147
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.45
    165
     
    0.77
    142
    47. Drownings
    0.43
    175
     
    1.06
    150
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.40
    137
     
    0.61
    129
    49. Fires
    0.31
    169
     
    0.47
    155
    50. Anemia
    0.31
    95
     
    0.55
    79
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Germany GERMANY   France FRANCE
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    184,456
    25.22
     
    62,890
    13.81
    2. Stroke
    57,039
    7.80
     
    34,220
    7.51
    3. Lung Cancers
    46,881
    6.41
     
    33,635
    7.39
    4. Lung Disease
    43,056
    5.89
     
    19,640
    4.31
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    41,032
    5.61
     
    49,233
    10.81
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28,951
    3.96
     
    20,798
    4.57
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    24,099
    3.30
     
    12,478
    2.74
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,385
    3.20
     
    21,096
    4.63
    9. Kidney Disease
    21,156
    2.89
     
    8,113
    1.78
    10. Hypertension
    20,240
    2.77
     
    5,062
    1.11
    11. Breast Cancer
    19,829
    2.71
     
    14,120
    3.10
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    17,178
    2.35
     
    10,897
    2.39
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15,107
    2.07
     
    10,438
    2.29
    14. Liver Disease
    14,820
    2.03
     
    8,080
    1.77
    15. Falls
    12,280
    1.68
     
    6,373
    1.40
    16. Lymphomas
    12,117
    1.66
     
    9,266
    2.03
    17. Stomach Cancer
    10,956
    1.50
     
    5,605
    1.23
    18. Suicide
    10,816
    1.48
     
    10,867
    2.39
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    10,130
    1.39
     
    6,448
    1.42
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    9,227
    1.26
     
    7,178
    1.58
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    8,814
    1.21
     
    5,572
    1.22
    22. Leukemia
    8,720
    1.19
     
    7,039
    1.55
    23. Liver Cancer
    7,958
    1.09
     
    8,985
    1.97
    24. Other Neoplasms
    7,615
    1.04
     
    7,547
    1.66
    25. Bladder Cancer
    6,440
    0.88
     
    6,108
    1.34
    26. Other Injuries
    6,297
    0.86
     
    12,447
    2.73
    27. Oral Cancer
    6,103
    0.83
     
    4,648
    1.02
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,993
    0.82
     
    4,474
    0.98
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,964
    0.82
     
    2,688
    0.59
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,693
    0.78
     
    3,856
    0.85
    31. Alcohol
    5,219
    0.71
     
    3,418
    0.75
    32. Skin Cancers
    4,185
    0.57
     
    2,997
    0.66
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,428
    0.47
     
    3,301
    0.72
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,920
    0.40
     
    1,684
    0.37
    35. Epilepsy
    2,859
    0.39
     
    1,796
    0.39
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2,642
    0.36
     
    2,616
    0.57
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,448
    0.33
     
    919
    0.20
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,902
    0.26
     
    1,385
    0.30
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    1,820
    0.25
     
    1,917
    0.42
    40. Drug Use
    1,627
    0.22
     
    1,661
    0.36
    41. Skin Disease
    1,461
    0.20
     
    1,299
    0.29
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,401
    0.19
     
    693
    0.15
    43. Asthma
    1,171
    0.16
     
    1,262
    0.28
    44. Low Birth Weight
    712
    0.10
     
    595
    0.13
    45. Anemia
    710
    0.10
     
    851
    0.19
    46. Violence
    599
    0.08
     
    604
    0.13
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    470
    0.06
     
    427
    0.09
    48. Drownings
    448
    0.06
     
    900
    0.20
    49. Fires
    413
    0.06
     
    418
    0.09
    50. HIV/AIDS
    412
    0.06
     
    454
    0.10
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   France FRANCE
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
     
    28.57
    20
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
     
    21.51
    38
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
     
    16.12
    90
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
     
    15.23
    35
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
     
    8.30
    23
    6. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
     
    6.86
    41
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
     
    4.38
    116
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
     
    5.53
    51
    9. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
     
    5.34
    16
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
     
    7.02
    58
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
     
    4.25
    61
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
     
    3.70
    57
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
     
    4.31
    23
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
     
    3.87
    35
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
     
    2.46
    37
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
     
    2.05
    159
     
     
     
    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.