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China
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 China and Pakistan 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.

Pakistan
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   Pakistan PAKISTAN
      China CHINA   Pakistan PAKISTAN
           
    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
     
    47.8
    45.9
    46.9
    99
    120
    110
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    51.7
    50.5
    51.1
    106
    126
    118
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    55.6
    55.1
    55.3
    118
    131
    125
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    59.7
    60.1
    59.9
    121
    133
    129
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    62.0
    63.6
    62.8
    117
    128
    124
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    64.1
    66.1
    65.1
    125
    134
    133
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    65.7
    67.4
    66.5
    128
    140
    133
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Pakistan PAKISTAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    65.7
    67.4
    128
    140
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    71.4
    73.1
    98
    127
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    71.8
    73.5
    98
    124
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    72.1
    73.8
    95
    124
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    72.4
    74.0
    95
    124
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    72.7
    74.3
    94
    124
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    73.1
    74.6
    92
    125
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    73.6
    74.9
    90
    129
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    74.1
    75.3
    91
    129
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    74.7
    75.7
    91
    133
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    75.4
    76.3
    91
    136
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    76.4
    77.1
    93
    139
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    77.6
    78.1
    92
    144
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    79.1
    79.4
    99
    142
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    81.0
    81.1
    100
    143
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    83.4
    83.3
    96
    146
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    86.2
    85.9
    101
    152
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    89.4
    89.1
    102
    162
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Pakistan PAKISTAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    128.18
    33
    100.50
    70
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.33
    118
    246.84
    13
    3. Lung Disease
    63.10
    7
    50.61
    12
    4. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    5.78
    132
    5. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    3.79
    137
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.87
    73
    15.35
    112
    7. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    3.07
    153
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.50
    94
    15.42
    104
    9. Hypertension
    17.39
    61
    14.63
    85
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.69
    148
    39.45
    84
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    4.15
    50
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.41
    113
    13.53
    96
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.96
    156
    39.61
    58
    14. Liver Disease
    9.49
    131
    14.31
    95
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    3.50
    162
    16. Suicide
    8.53
    116
    2.46
    177
    17. Falls
    6.71
    71
    1.11
    179
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    27.85
    9
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.18
    32
    12.12
    1
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.39
    141
    10.40
    59
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    0.50
    176
    22. Drownings
    3.96
    91
    8.87
    26
    23. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    2.79
    128
    24. Low Birth Weight
    3.51
    140
    36.53
    2
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    4.91
    126
    26. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    4.94
    164
    27. Other Injuries
    3.10
    178
    20.99
    15
    28. Birth Trauma
    2.75
    98
    20.08
    14
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.57
    102
    8.56
    19
    30. Other Neoplasms
    2.44
    103
    1.60
    127
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.36
    168
    1.61
    178
    32. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    5.60
    78
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    9.05
    7
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.11
    112
    34.21
    46
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.54
    116
    36. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    2.41
    75
    37. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    5.02
    69
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.77
    164
    4.52
    108
    39. Drug Use
    1.73
    65
    0.78
    131
    40. Asthma
    1.72
    123
    7.84
    75
    41. Poisonings
    1.46
    62
    1.33
    66
    42. HIV/AIDS
    1.42
    115
    2.24
    106
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    0.40
    170
    44. Epilepsy
    0.83
    157
    1.65
    98
    45. Violence
    0.82
    172
    9.73
    52
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.80
    149
    28.20
    48
    47. Alcohol
    0.75
    139
    0.38
    161
    48. Fires
    0.69
    137
    1.84
    82
    49. Malnutrition
    0.68
    118
    3.30
    74
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.66
    22
    0.17
    119
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      China CHINA   Pakistan PAKISTAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.099m
    22.46
    109,165
    8.96
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.597m
    17.10
    265,051
    21.76
    3. Lung Disease
    1.012m
    10.83
    56,666
    4.65
    4. Lung Cancers
    635,640
    6.80
    6,612
    0.54
    5. Liver Cancer
    396,791
    4.25
    4,458
    0.37
    6. Stomach Cancer
    326,453
    3.49
    3,823
    0.31
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    312,812
    3.35
    15,428
    1.27
    8. Hypertension
    280,611
    3.00
    16,235
    1.33
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    268,127
    2.87
    27,081
    2.22
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    217,062
    2.32
    83,856
    6.88
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    196,639
    2.10
    5,117
    0.42
    12. Kidney Disease
    187,373
    2.01
    16,461
    1.35
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    165,989
    1.78
    43,128
    3.54
    14. Liver Disease
    161,377
    1.73
    18,451
    1.51
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    148,964
    1.59
    4,485
    0.37
    16. Suicide
    138,622
    1.48
    3,914
    0.32
    17. Falls
    105,569
    1.13
    1,447
    0.12
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,574
    0.92
    15,306
    1.26
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    69,713
    0.75
    606
    0.05
    20. Leukemia
    57,230
    0.61
    4,794
    0.39
    21. Drownings
    51,961
    0.56
    17,048
    1.40
    22. Breast Cancer
    49,011
    0.52
    17,865
    1.47
    23. Other Injuries
    45,721
    0.49
    35,350
    2.90
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    44,671
    0.48
    26,492
    2.17
    25. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42,288
    0.45
    10,153
    0.83
    26. Other Neoplasms
    40,361
    0.43
    2,284
    0.19
    27. Oral Cancer
    38,575
    0.41
    11,048
    0.91
    28. Lymphomas
    38,425
    0.41
    7,166
    0.59
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    36,621
    0.39
    2,245
    0.18
    30. Tuberculosis
    33,634
    0.36
    43,894
    3.60
    31. Low Birth Weight
    33,151
    0.35
    101,682
    8.35
    32. Bladder Cancer
    29,437
    0.32
    2,633
    0.22
    33. Cervical Cancer
    29,140
    0.31
    3,074
    0.25
    34. Drug Use
    27,925
    0.30
    1,262
    0.10
    35. Asthma
    27,680
    0.30
    10,521
    0.86
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    26,778
    0.29
    7,454
    0.61
    37. Birth Trauma
    25,919
    0.28
    55,890
    4.59
    38. Prostate Cancer
    24,392
    0.26
    2,589
    0.21
    39. HIV/AIDS
    23,058
    0.25
    3,570
    0.29
    40. Poisonings
    22,392
    0.24
    2,903
    0.24
    41. Skin Cancers
    19,556
    0.21
    478
    0.04
    42. Uterin Cancer
    16,499
    0.18
    852
    0.07
    43. Ovary Cancer
    15,210
    0.16
    3,139
    0.26
    44. Alcohol
    12,585
    0.13
    499
    0.04
    45. Epilepsy
    12,196
    0.13
    3,146
    0.26
    46. Violence
    11,873
    0.13
    17,983
    1.48
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    10,954
    0.12
    184
    0.02
    48. Malnutrition
    10,539
    0.11
    5,498
    0.45
    49. Fires
    10,380
    0.11
    3,821
    0.31
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    9,789
    0.10
    784
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Pakistan PAKISTAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    38.30
    5
    5.78
    132
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.64
    7
    3.79
    137
    3. Stomach Cancer
    19.60
    2
    3.07
    153
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.72
    10
    4.15
    50
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.12
    81
    3.50
    162
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.76
    179
    27.85
    9
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.17
    80
    0.50
    176
    8. Leukemia
    3.84
    96
    2.79
    128
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.45
    137
    4.91
    126
    10. Prostate Cancer
    3.27
    171
    4.94
    164
    11. Lymphomas
    2.33
    158
    5.60
    78
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.29
    115
    9.05
    7
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.93
    96
    1.54
    116
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.84
    98
    2.41
    75
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.78
    175
    5.02
    69
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.19
    108
    0.40
    170
    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.