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Bangladesh
COUNTRY #1
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Bangladesh 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.

Congo
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Bangladesh Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.0
    39.9
    40.5
    136
    153
    144
     
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
     
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
     
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
     
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
     
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
     
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
     
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    110.89
    41
    82.34
    76
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    109.32
    115
    112.91
    111
    3. Lung Disease
    61.82
    7
    26.70
    72
    4. Tuberculosis
    57.37
    23
    103.34
    10
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.12
    106
    28.89
    95
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.95
    53
    86.68
    20
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.10
    104
    74.29
    46
    8. Liver Disease
    19.21
    78
    32.38
    28
    9. Kidney Disease
    14.83
    94
    10.80
    125
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.43
    106
    29.87
    39
    11. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    1.60
    165
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.58
    145
    31.88
    51
    13. Asthma
    13.27
    32
    7.43
    68
    14. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    1.63
    172
    15. Low Birth Weight
    11.61
    63
    15.34
    42
    16. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    14.73
    110
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    1.11
    160
    18. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    12.65
    66
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.63
    60
    11.21
    47
    20. Drownings
    7.84
    22
    6.57
    39
    21. Hypertension
    7.66
    127
    22.46
    29
    22. Other Injuries
    6.30
    116
    9.42
    67
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.22
    119
    9.60
    47
    24. Suicide
    6.08
    132
    9.28
    88
    25. Malnutrition
    5.36
    60
    23.63
    20
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.21
    35
    3.55
    63
    27. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.71
    162
    28. Falls
    4.31
    106
    10.67
    44
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.07
    77
    8.15
    31
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    2.92
    154
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    4.39
    150
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.99
    136
    4.84
    91
    33. Violence
    2.97
    123
    11.22
    38
    34. Maternal Conditions
    2.77
    64
    16.49
    21
    35. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    8.53
    47
    36. Skin Disease
    2.42
    79
    5.17
    32
    37. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    2.93
    147
    38. Epilepsy
    2.04
    70
    2.45
    56
    39. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    44
    2.31
    40
    40. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    37.79
    19
    41. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    2.37
    145
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.39
    145
    1.88
    125
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    181
    6.64
    62
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.31
    159
    1.55
    145
    45. Fires
    1.24
    107
    4.40
    44
    46. Meningitis
    1.13
    90
    10.23
    38
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    0.56
    179
    48. Syphilis
    1.08
    49
    0.70
    63
    49. Drug Use
    1.07
    96
    1.01
    100
    50. Encephalitis
    1.00
    76
    0.48
    137
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    118,918
    15.31
    1,815
    5.18
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    118,287
    15.23
    2,402
    6.85
    3. Tuberculosis
    65,746
    8.47
    3,066
    8.75
    4. Lung Disease
    64,762
    8.34
    570
    1.63
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    31,829
    4.10
    2,814
    8.03
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    31,028
    4.00
    2,734
    7.80
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28,065
    3.61
    659
    1.88
    8. Liver Disease
    23,143
    2.98
    896
    2.56
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,816
    2.68
    1,388
    3.96
    10. Low Birth Weight
    20,042
    2.58
    1,432
    4.09
    11. Kidney Disease
    16,948
    2.18
    275
    0.78
    12. Oral Cancer
    16,047
    2.07
    41
    0.12
    13. Birth Trauma
    14,897
    1.92
    1,047
    2.99
    14. Asthma
    14,674
    1.89
    204
    0.58
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    14,340
    1.85
    563
    1.61
    16. Lung Cancers
    13,265
    1.71
    39
    0.11
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,952
    1.67
    27
    0.08
    18. Drownings
    12,434
    1.60
    403
    1.15
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10,717
    1.38
    860
    2.45
    20. Suicide
    9,544
    1.23
    301
    0.86
    21. Hypertension
    8,429
    1.09
    476
    1.36
    22. Other Injuries
    8,340
    1.07
    419
    1.20
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,667
    0.99
    212
    0.60
    24. Malnutrition
    6,598
    0.85
    1,040
    2.97
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6,482
    0.83
    167
    0.48
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6,425
    0.83
    98
    0.28
    27. Stomach Cancer
    6,089
    0.78
    70
    0.20
    28. Falls
    5,032
    0.65
    283
    0.81
    29. Maternal Conditions
    4,937
    0.64
    748
    2.13
    30. Violence
    4,794
    0.62
    521
    1.49
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4,626
    0.60
    203
    0.58
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,837
    0.49
    214
    0.61
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,598
    0.46
    119
    0.34
    34. Epilepsy
    3,196
    0.41
    121
    0.35
    35. Liver Cancer
    3,112
    0.40
    251
    0.72
    36. Lymphomas
    2,800
    0.36
    80
    0.23
    37. Skin Disease
    2,794
    0.36
    154
    0.44
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2,385
    0.31
    38
    0.11
    39. Hepatitis B
    2,349
    0.30
    76
    0.22
    40. Leukemia
    2,028
    0.26
    67
    0.19
    41. Syphilis
    1,832
    0.24
    59
    0.17
    42. Meningitis
    1,814
    0.23
    470
    1.34
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1,757
    0.23
    57
    0.16
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,729
    0.22
    181
    0.52
    45. Fires
    1,676
    0.22
    173
    0.49
    46. Encephalitis
    1,375
    0.18
    23
    0.07
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1,363
    0.18
    29
    0.08
    48. Drug Use
    1,321
    0.17
    39
    0.11
    49. Appendicitis
    1,194
    0.15
    67
    0.19
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,157
    0.15
    14
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Congo CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    1.60
    165
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    1.63
    172
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    14.73
    110
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    1.11
    160
    5. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    12.65
    66
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.71
    162
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    2.92
    154
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    4.39
    150
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    8.53
    47
    10. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    2.93
    147
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    37.79
    19
    12. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    2.37
    145
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    0.56
    179
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    176
    1.13
    168
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.63
    178
    0.83
    172
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    183
    1.89
    70
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.