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Benin
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Benin and Belgium 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.

Belgium
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
Benin Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    40.5
    42.9
    41.7
    140
    137
    138
     
    67.5
    73.4
    70.4
    13
    12
    11
    1970
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    139
    138
    138
     
    68.0
    74.5
    71.2
    20
    15
    17
    1980
    48.6
    51.8
    50.1
    145
    142
    143
     
    69.9
    76.7
    73.2
    23
    15
    20
    1990
    52.0
    54.5
    53.2
    152
    153
    153
     
    72.7
    79.4
    76.0
    20
    12
    15
    2000
    54.1
    56.6
    55.4
    149
    149
    149
     
    74.3
    80.8
    77.6
    26
    19
    22
    2010
    57.5
    59.9
    58.7
    155
    157
    155
     
    77.3
    82.5
    80.0
    23
    24
    23
    2016
    59.7
    62.4
    61.1
    162
    163
    163
     
    78.8
    83.5
    81.2
    22
    21
    24
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.7
    62.4
    162
    163
    78.8
    83.5
    22
    21
    Age 5
    66.3
    68.8
    149
    156
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 10
    67.2
    69.7
    145
    154
    79.1
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 15
    67.7
    70.1
    144
    154
    79.2
    83.8
    23
    22
    Age 20
    68.4
    70.7
    142
    153
    79.3
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 25
    69.3
    71.4
    136
    152
    79.5
    83.9
    23
    22
    Age 30
    70.2
    72.2
    130
    152
    79.6
    84.0
    23
    22
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.0
    129
    149
    79.8
    84.1
    23
    21
    Age 40
    72.0
    73.7
    121
    150
    80.1
    84.3
    23
    21
    Age 45
    72.9
    74.6
    123
    152
    80.4
    84.5
    24
    21
    Age 50
    74.0
    75.5
    125
    152
    80.8
    84.8
    24
    20
    Age 55
    75.2
    76.5
    124
    154
    81.3
    85.2
    25
    18
    Age 60
    76.6
    77.7
    124
    153
    82.2
    85.8
    26
    18
    Age 65
    78.3
    79.2
    124
    151
    83.3
    86.5
    27
    17
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.0
    127
    148
    84.7
    87.4
    20
    17
    Age 75
    82.8
    83.3
    128
    144
    86.4
    88.5
    24
    17
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.1
    128
    142
    88.4
    89.9
    25
    27
    Age 85
    89.1
    89.5
    131
    136
    90.8
    91.8
    37
    43
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    142.40
    11
    16.65
    131
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    132.41
    85
    47.31
    172
    3. Stroke
    109.77
    45
    21.99
    170
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    97.27
    15
    1.21
    132
    5. Malaria
    41.16
    18
    0.00
    90
    6. Liver Disease
    36.71
    21
    7.88
    146
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    36.68
    26
    5.45
    153
    8. Lung Disease
    33.78
    44
    22.70
    91
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.79
    79
    5.62
    171
    10. HIV/AIDS
    28.67
    40
    0.32
    144
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    27.20
    76
    21.96
    108
    12. Meningitis
    26.10
    12
    0.27
    154
    13. Low Birth Weight
    24.64
    12
    1.21
    170
    14. Kidney Disease
    23.90
    51
    6.44
    154
    15. Malnutrition
    21.89
    23
    0.74
    111
    16. Prostate Cancer
    21.47
    57
    13.36
    117
    17. Breast Cancer
    19.88
    46
    20.44
    42
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    19.69
    7
    5.10
    86
    19. Birth Trauma
    18.63
    16
    0.72
    148
    20. Other Injuries
    17.58
    14
    6.72
    108
    21. Tuberculosis
    17.39
    59
    0.22
    164
    22. Falls
    16.12
    26
    5.90
    78
    23. Suicide
    15.66
    23
    15.74
    22
    24. Maternal Conditions
    14.35
    27
    0.08
    157
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    14.18
    5
    3.25
    161
    26. Hypertension
    13.20
    83
    1.75
    182
    27. Cervical Cancer
    13.12
    61
    1.85
    161
    28. Asthma
    12.43
    37
    0.54
    170
    29. Liver Cancer
    10.82
    34
    4.09
    125
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.28
    30
    0.68
    168
    31. Drownings
    7.55
    26
    0.58
    173
    32. Violence
    6.72
    78
    0.88
    163
    33. Schistosomiasis
    6.51
    4
    0.00
    79
    34. Fires
    6.31
    26
    0.52
    147
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.27
    70
    3.60
    141
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.86
    26
    0.85
    144
    37. Epilepsy
    4.44
    15
    1.74
    89
    38. Skin Disease
    4.27
    43
    0.94
    123
    39. Ovary Cancer
    4.08
    104
    5.20
    65
    40. Hepatitis B
    4.00
    15
    0.08
    168
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.92
    156
    12.50
    55
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.50
    60
    5.41
    17
    43. Poisonings
    3.17
    13
    0.17
    160
    44. Appendicitis
    2.97
    11
    0.05
    168
    45. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    167
    3.48
    142
    46. Lymphomas
    2.54
    165
    5.84
    75
    47. Alcohol
    2.41
    58
    2.59
    51
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    2.02
    132
    7.34
    38
    49. Drug Use
    1.97
    41
    1.87
    46
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    1.85
    117
    3.59
    23
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,616
    13.39
    5,875
    6.42
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    8,581
    9.89
    421
    0.46
    3. Malaria
    6,258
    7.21
    0
    0.00
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,573
    6.42
    15,130
    16.54
    5. Stroke
    5,042
    5.81
    7,263
    7.94
    6. Low Birth Weight
    4,957
    5.71
    88
    0.10
    7. Birth Trauma
    3,747
    4.32
    53
    0.06
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,229
    3.72
    726
    0.79
    9. Malnutrition
    3,043
    3.51
    281
    0.31
    10. Meningitis
    2,584
    2.98
    37
    0.04
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    2,524
    2.91
    324
    0.35
    12. HIV/AIDS
    2,378
    2.74
    43
    0.05
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    2,278
    2.63
    1,416
    1.55
    14. Liver Disease
    2,184
    2.52
    1,466
    1.60
    15. Other Injuries
    1,745
    2.01
    1,926
    2.11
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,515
    1.75
    1,683
    1.84
    17. Lung Disease
    1,488
    1.72
    6,856
    7.49
    18. Kidney Disease
    1,429
    1.65
    2,325
    2.54
    19. Maternal Conditions
    1,355
    1.56
    8
    0.01
    20. Suicide
    1,077
    1.24
    2,351
    2.57
    21. Tuberculosis
    1,053
    1.21
    54
    0.06
    22. Alzheimers & Dementia
    897
    1.03
    8,606
    9.41
    23. Falls
    880
    1.01
    1,683
    1.84
    24. Drownings
    861
    0.99
    81
    0.09
    25. Violence
    694
    0.80
    109
    0.12
    26. Asthma
    662
    0.76
    146
    0.16
    27. Liver Cancer
    642
    0.74
    960
    1.05
    28. Breast Cancer
    635
    0.73
    2,573
    2.81
    29. Hypertension
    593
    0.68
    636
    0.70
    30. Fires
    551
    0.64
    81
    0.09
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    470
    0.54
    209
    0.23
    32. Epilepsy
    412
    0.47
    353
    0.39
    33. Schistosomiasis
    396
    0.46
    0
    0.00
    34. Poisonings
    382
    0.44
    26
    0.03
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    381
    0.44
    1,072
    1.17
    36. Cervical Cancer
    379
    0.44
    236
    0.26
    37. Prostate Cancer
    342
    0.39
    1,690
    1.85
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    323
    0.37
    296
    0.32
    39. Hepatitis B
    317
    0.37
    16
    0.02
    40. Measles
    300
    0.35
    0
    0.00
    41. Skin Disease
    252
    0.29
    336
    0.37
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    221
    0.25
    3,279
    3.58
    43. Syphilis
    208
    0.24
    1
    0.00
    44. Other Neoplasms
    207
    0.24
    1,701
    1.86
    45. Appendicitis
    194
    0.22
    14
    0.02
    46. Lymphomas
    175
    0.20
    1,507
    1.65
    47. Drug Use
    164
    0.19
    258
    0.28
    48. Tetanus
    153
    0.18
    1
    0.00
    49. Alcohol
    147
    0.17
    431
    0.47
    50. Stomach Cancer
    142
    0.16
    855
    0.93
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Benin BENIN   Belgium BELGIUM
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    21.47
    57
    13.36
    117
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.88
    46
    20.44
    42
    3. Cervical Cancer
    13.12
    61
    1.85
    161
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.82
    34
    4.09
    125
    5. Ovary Cancer
    4.08
    104
    5.20
    65
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.92
    156
    12.50
    55
    7. Stomach Cancer
    2.63
    167
    3.48
    142
    8. Lymphomas
    2.54
    165
    5.84
    75
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.02
    132
    7.34
    38
    10. Oral Cancer
    1.74
    158
    3.40
    82
    11. Uterin Cancer
    1.63
    117
    3.02
    56
    12. Leukemia
    1.10
    173
    4.60
    46
    13. Lung Cancers
    0.97
    181
    30.46
    12
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.92
    170
    3.63
    37
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.91
    140
    2.38
    42
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.77
    171
    4.04
    51
    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.