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Compare Argentina and DR 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
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    62.3
    68.1
    65.2
    41
    39
    39
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    63.6
    70.2
    66.8
    55
    46
    51
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    66.3
    73.1
    69.6
    48
    46
    49
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    54
    44
    45
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    70.4
    77.8
    74.1
    53
    40
    43
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    71.9
    79.1
    75.5
    63
    42
    49
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    73.5
    80.3
    76.9
    59
    41
    46
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.5
    80.3
    59
    41
     
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    74.4
    81.1
    59
    41
     
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    74.4
    81.1
    59
    41
     
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    74.5
    81.2
    59
    41
     
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    74.9
    81.4
    58
    41
     
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    75.3
    81.5
    57
    41
     
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    75.7
    81.7
    57
    41
     
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    76.0
    81.8
    57
    40
     
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.1
    59
    40
     
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    76.8
    82.4
    63
    40
     
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    77.3
    82.8
    65
    39
     
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    78.1
    83.4
    66
    39
     
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    79.2
    84.1
    66
    40
     
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    80.7
    85.1
    64
    40
     
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    82.5
    86.3
    64
    38
     
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    84.7
    87.8
    66
    38
     
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    87.1
    89.6
    67
    37
     
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    90.3
    92.1
    67
    30
     
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.36
    109
     
    82.42
    140
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    52.66
    71
     
    128.08
    20
    3. Stroke
    44.13
    143
     
    110.84
    56
    4. Lung Disease
    29.27
    50
     
    34.27
    37
    5. Breast Cancer
    22.75
    27
     
    15.18
    111
    6. Lung Cancers
    21.40
    53
     
    1.26
    177
    7. Prostate Cancer
    21.09
    60
     
    34.72
    23
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.69
    64
     
    7.55
    153
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.81
    119
     
    19.53
    116
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.84
    91
     
    17.36
    96
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.59
    33
     
    5.06
    134
    12. Liver Disease
    14.55
    93
     
    25.03
    53
    13. Suicide
    13.98
    37
     
    12.22
    56
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.39
    111
     
    36.88
    21
    15. Hypertension
    10.13
    110
     
    31.76
    20
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.02
    36
     
    5.80
    85
    17. Other Injuries
    9.12
    78
     
    14.74
    41
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    20
     
    1.11
    157
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8.48
    87
     
    27.01
    15
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.80
    102
     
    13.19
    29
    21. Stomach Cancer
    6.25
    78
     
    5.62
    90
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.97
    21
     
    5.95
    22
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.93
    13
     
    2.90
    85
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.82
    107
     
    24.39
    15
    25. HIV/AIDS
    5.42
    85
     
    36.40
    36
    26. Ovary Cancer
    5.00
    72
     
    3.37
    129
    27. Lymphomas
    4.91
    94
     
    4.21
    113
    28. Violence
    4.70
    95
     
    14.82
    24
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.16
    112
     
    20.11
    8
    30. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    130
     
    10.30
    37
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.81
    54
     
    6.06
    31
    32. Leukemia
    3.76
    100
     
    2.31
    144
    33. Falls
    3.05
    140
     
    5.26
    90
    34. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    64
     
    1.64
    108
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2.66
    69
     
    1.99
    91
    36. Skin Disease
    2.55
    66
     
    2.55
    67
    37. Malnutrition
    2.24
    85
     
    24.30
    10
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    50
     
    2.23
    49
    39. Drownings
    2.09
    123
     
    9.37
    25
    40. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    130
     
    4.35
    58
    41. Fires
    1.78
    84
     
    6.30
    31
    42. Asthma
    1.69
    124
     
    17.72
    22
    43. Parkinson's Disease
    1.61
    59
     
    0.49
    160
    44. Drug Use
    1.57
    73
     
    0.91
    114
    45. Alcohol
    1.52
    94
     
    1.33
    108
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.48
    134
     
    7.93
    26
    47. Tuberculosis
    1.43
    124
     
    123.54
    8
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.16
    139
     
    61.01
    25
    49. Meningitis
    1.06
    98
     
    19.51
    21
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.99
    96
     
    24.90
    16
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60,064
    20.83
     
    24,108
    3.59
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    29,797
    10.33
     
    84,332
    12.55
    3. Stroke
    24,604
    8.53
     
    33,913
    5.05
    4. Lung Disease
    16,731
    5.80
     
    10,391
    1.55
    5. Lung Cancers
    11,180
    3.88
     
    417
    0.06
    6. Kidney Disease
    10,965
    3.80
     
    3,172
    0.47
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10,834
    3.76
     
    4,461
    0.66
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,371
    3.60
     
    6,268
    0.93
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8,502
    2.95
     
    1,781
    0.27
    10. Liver Disease
    7,321
    2.54
     
    9,466
    1.41
    11. Breast Cancer
    6,600
    2.29
     
    3,056
    0.45
    12. Suicide
    6,166
    2.14
     
    7,577
    1.13
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,114
    2.12
     
    25,899
    3.86
    14. Hypertension
    5,846
    2.03
     
    9,405
    1.40
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,477
    1.90
     
    2,681
    0.40
    16. Prostate Cancer
    4,843
    1.68
     
    4,065
    0.61
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    4,644
    1.61
     
    405
    0.06
    18. Other Injuries
    4,400
    1.53
     
    11,821
    1.76
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,393
    1.18
     
    2,553
    0.38
    20. Stomach Cancer
    3,322
    1.15
     
    2,028
    0.30
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    3,321
    1.15
     
    18,222
    2.71
    22. Other Neoplasms
    3,083
    1.07
     
    1,220
    0.18
    23. Lymphomas
    2,537
    0.88
     
    1,665
    0.25
    24. Low Birth Weight
    2,443
    0.85
     
    38,204
    5.69
    25. HIV/AIDS
    2,310
    0.80
     
    20,526
    3.06
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    2,177
    0.75
     
    16,810
    2.50
    27. Liver Cancer
    2,145
    0.74
     
    3,912
    0.58
    28. Cervical Cancer
    2,133
    0.74
     
    5,178
    0.77
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,051
    0.71
     
    1,937
    0.29
    30. Violence
    2,027
    0.70
     
    10,322
    1.54
    31. Leukemia
    1,900
    0.66
     
    1,000
    0.15
    32. Falls
    1,630
    0.57
     
    2,634
    0.39
    33. Bladder Cancer
    1,542
    0.53
     
    497
    0.07
    34. Skin Disease
    1,461
    0.51
     
    1,033
    0.15
    35. Ovary Cancer
    1,423
    0.49
     
    625
    0.09
    36. Malnutrition
    1,267
    0.44
     
    22,512
    3.35
    37. Skin Cancers
    1,172
    0.41
     
    717
    0.11
    38. Oral Cancer
    1,018
    0.35
     
    1,473
    0.22
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    955
    0.33
     
    131
    0.02
    40. Drownings
    916
    0.32
     
    9,325
    1.39
    41. Fires
    887
    0.31
     
    5,142
    0.77
    42. Asthma
    885
    0.31
     
    7,016
    1.04
    43. Uterin Cancer
    822
    0.29
     
    316
    0.05
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    811
    0.28
     
    2,943
    0.44
    45. Drug Use
    782
    0.27
     
    543
    0.08
    46. Alcohol
    721
    0.25
     
    611
    0.09
    47. Tuberculosis
    701
    0.24
     
    48,276
    7.19
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    614
    0.21
     
    51,222
    7.62
    49. Meningitis
    493
    0.17
     
    18,627
    2.77
    50. Chagas disease
    443
    0.15
     
    0
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Argentina ARGENTINA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    22.75
    27
     
    15.18
    111
    2. Lung Cancers
    21.40
    53
     
    1.26
    177
    3. Prostate Cancer
    21.09
    60
     
    34.72
    23
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.59
    33
     
    5.06
    134
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.56
    20
     
    1.11
    157
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.48
    87
     
    27.01
    15
    7. Stomach Cancer
    6.25
    78
     
    5.62
    90
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.00
    72
     
    3.37
    129
    9. Lymphomas
    4.91
    94
     
    4.21
    113
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    130
     
    10.30
    37
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.81
    54
     
    6.06
    31
    12. Leukemia
    3.76
    100
     
    2.31
    144
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    64
     
    1.64
    108
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.66
    69
     
    1.99
    91
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.21
    50
     
    2.23
    49
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.01
    130
     
    4.35
    58
     
     
     
    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.