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China
COUNTRY #1
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Compare China and Ireland 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.

Ireland
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
China Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    67.9
    71.6
    69.7
    10
    26
    17
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    68.8
    73.5
    71.1
    14
    26
    18
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    70.1
    75.4
    72.7
    20
    27
    25
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    71.9
    77.4
    74.6
    27
    26
    28
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    73.8
    79.0
    76.4
    30
    31
    30
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    78.4
    82.8
    80.6
    14
    19
    16
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    79.7
    83.4
    81.5
    16
    22
    18
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    79.7
    83.4
    16
    22
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    79.9
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    80.1
    83.7
    18
    23
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    80.3
    83.8
    16
    23
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    80.5
    83.8
    16
    23
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    80.8
    83.9
    15
    23
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    81.0
    84.1
    15
    23
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    81.2
    84.2
    16
    24
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    81.6
    84.5
    16
    25
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    82.1
    84.8
    16
    25
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    82.8
    85.3
    16
    26
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    83.6
    85.9
    20
    30
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    84.6
    86.8
    24
    31
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    86.1
    87.8
    30
    37
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    87.9
    89.2
    45
    48
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    90.6
    91.4
    57
    58
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
    25.97
    172
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
    71.73
    157
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
    24.92
    72
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    26.36
    30
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    3.88
    133
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
    28.46
    32
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    4.84
    110
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
    4.01
    168
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
    2.55
    175
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
    15.91
    142
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    5.64
    33
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
    6.77
    158
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
    7.63
    166
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
    5.36
    163
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    15.69
    31
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
    11.11
    73
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
    3.85
    120
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    21.65
    35
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
    0.67
    154
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
    4.05
    151
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    6.98
    38
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
    1.08
    148
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    4.23
    71
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
    1.51
    167
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    3.11
    141
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    17.26
    82
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
    3.11
    177
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
    0.41
    171
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
    1.18
    147
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
    3.11
    76
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
    3.17
    152
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    6.99
    37
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.50
    102
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
    0.24
    166
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    3.11
    50
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    3.21
    53
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    7.80
    10
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
    3.70
    121
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
    4.12
    15
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
    0.81
    153
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
    0.36
    143
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
    0.23
    147
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    3.60
    15
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
    1.29
    126
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
    0.92
    168
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
    0.51
    158
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
    1.43
    101
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
    0.62
    144
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
    0.03
    171
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
    0.79
    14
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.099m
    22.46
    1,910
    7.57
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.597m
    17.10
    5,231
    20.73
    3. Lung Disease
    1.012m
    10.83
    1,862
    7.38
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
    1,866
    7.40
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
    273
    1.08
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
    342
    1.36
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
    2,155
    8.54
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
    188
    0.75
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
    189
    0.75
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
    1,186
    4.70
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
    397
    1.57
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
    505
    2.00
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
    561
    2.22
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
    327
    1.30
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
    1,116
    4.42
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
    550
    2.18
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
    261
    1.03
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
    49
    0.19
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
    495
    1.96
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
    289
    1.15
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
    56
    0.22
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
    767
    3.04
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
    201
    0.80
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
    180
    0.71
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
    84
    0.33
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
    229
    0.91
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
    171
    0.68
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
    498
    1.97
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
    211
    0.84
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
    17
    0.07
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
    60
    0.24
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
    236
    0.94
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
    107
    0.42
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
    194
    0.77
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
    55
    0.22
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
    242
    0.96
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
    16
    0.06
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
    584
    2.31
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
    12
    0.05
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
    19
    0.08
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
    245
    0.97
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
    107
    0.42
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
    281
    1.11
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
    80
    0.32
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
    76
    0.30
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
    42
    0.17
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
    58
    0.23
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
    2
    0.01
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
    37
    0.15
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
    390
    1.55
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Ireland IRELAND
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    26.36
    30
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    3.88
    133
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    4.84
    110
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    5.64
    33
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    15.69
    31
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    21.65
    35
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    6.98
    38
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    4.23
    71
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    3.11
    141
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    17.26
    82
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    6.99
    37
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    2.50
    102
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    3.11
    50
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    3.21
    53
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    7.80
    10
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    3.60
    15
    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.