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Congo
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Congo and New Guinea 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.

New Guinea
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
Congo Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
     
    37.8
    39.7
    38.7
    151
    154
    152
    1970
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
     
    42.8
    44.7
    43.7
    149
    151
    149
    1980
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
     
    49.5
    53.8
    51.6
    141
    137
    138
    1990
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
     
    52.3
    57.8
    55.0
    151
    144
    144
    2000
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
     
    56.7
    61.3
    58.9
    139
    133
    136
    2010
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
     
    59.5
    64.3
    61.8
    148
    142
    145
    2016
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
     
    63.6
    68.3
    65.9
    139
    137
    139
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    63.6
    68.3
    139
    137
    Age 5
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    67.5
    72.0
    140
    134
    Age 10
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    67.9
    72.4
    139
    134
    Age 15
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    68.1
    72.5
    139
    135
    Age 20
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    68.4
    72.8
    141
    135
    Age 25
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    68.8
    73.1
    145
    136
    Age 30
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    69.2
    73.5
    149
    136
    Age 35
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    69.7
    74.0
    152
    139
    Age 40
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    70.3
    74.6
    156
    140
    Age 45
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    71.1
    75.3
    166
    142
    Age 50
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    72.1
    76.1
    169
    140
    Age 55
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    73.5
    77.2
    169
    135
    Age 60
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    75.2
    78.5
    170
    130
    Age 65
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    77.3
    80.2
    160
    122
    Age 70
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    79.9
    82.3
    142
    108
    Age 75
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    83.0
    84.7
    122
    101
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    86.3
    87.4
    93
    88
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
    89.9
    90.7
    82
    78
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112.91
    111
    154.22
    65
    2. Tuberculosis
    103.34
    10
    72.76
    18
    3. HIV/AIDS
    94.39
    19
    15.63
    57
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    86.68
    20
    42.96
    41
    5. Stroke
    82.34
    76
    110.11
    43
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    74.29
    46
    64.64
    52
    7. Malaria
    42.39
    14
    31.60
    28
    8. Prostate Cancer
    37.79
    19
    14.59
    109
    9. Liver Disease
    32.38
    28
    23.87
    58
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    31.88
    51
    19.48
    120
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.87
    39
    17.90
    88
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    28.89
    95
    57.71
    26
    13. Lung Disease
    26.70
    72
    40.06
    27
    14. Malnutrition
    23.63
    20
    5.03
    64
    15. Hypertension
    22.46
    29
    14.67
    73
    16. Maternal Conditions
    16.49
    21
    4.11
    52
    17. Low Birth Weight
    15.34
    42
    14.96
    44
    18. Breast Cancer
    14.73
    110
    14.60
    111
    19. Cervical Cancer
    12.65
    66
    16.82
    43
    20. Violence
    11.22
    38
    10.99
    39
    21. Birth Trauma
    11.21
    47
    13.29
    41
    22. Kidney Disease
    10.80
    125
    31.23
    27
    23. Falls
    10.67
    44
    3.05
    141
    24. Meningitis
    10.23
    38
    3.85
    53
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    47
    8.69
    64
    26. Other Injuries
    9.42
    67
    10.90
    58
    27. Suicide
    9.28
    88
    6.95
    121
    28. Liver Cancer
    8.53
    47
    9.51
    43
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.15
    31
    8.83
    25
    30. Asthma
    7.43
    68
    25.32
    5
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.64
    62
    7.74
    49
    32. Drownings
    6.57
    39
    7.08
    33
    33. Skin Disease
    5.17
    32
    3.48
    61
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    4.84
    91
    3.94
    109
    35. Fires
    4.40
    44
    2.07
    77
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.39
    150
    5.79
    122
    37. Measles
    4.30
    12
    1.18
    27
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.55
    63
    11.95
    2
    39. Lymphomas
    2.93
    147
    6.40
    54
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2.92
    154
    5.01
    70
    41. Stomach Cancer
    2.71
    162
    5.57
    90
    42. Epilepsy
    2.45
    56
    0.85
    153
    43. Schistosomiasis
    2.44
    35
    0.00
    146
    44. Leukemia
    2.37
    145
    3.08
    123
    45. Hepatitis B
    2.31
    40
    0.93
    60
    46. War
    2.10
    17
    0.00
    151
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.89
    70
    3.42
    14
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1.88
    125
    1.14
    151
    49. Appendicitis
    1.84
    31
    1.63
    43
    50. Lung Cancers
    1.63
    172
    6.44
    128
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,790
    10.81
    1,127
    2.26
    2. Tuberculosis
    3,066
    8.75
    3,389
    6.78
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,814
    8.03
    3,958
    7.92
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,734
    7.80
    2,126
    4.26
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,402
    6.85
    6,422
    12.85
    6. Malaria
    2,037
    5.81
    2,851
    5.71
    7. Stroke
    1,815
    5.18
    4,642
    9.29
    8. Low Birth Weight
    1,432
    4.09
    1,751
    3.50
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,388
    3.96
    1,192
    2.39
    10. Birth Trauma
    1,047
    2.99
    1,555
    3.11
    11. Malnutrition
    1,040
    2.97
    283
    0.57
    12. Liver Disease
    896
    2.56
    1,214
    2.43
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    860
    2.45
    982
    1.97
    14. Maternal Conditions
    748
    2.13
    318
    0.64
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    659
    1.88
    2,373
    4.75
    16. Lung Disease
    570
    1.63
    1,566
    3.13
    17. Alzheimers & Dementia
    563
    1.61
    603
    1.21
    18. Violence
    521
    1.49
    824
    1.65
    19. Hypertension
    476
    1.36
    591
    1.18
    20. Meningitis
    470
    1.34
    338
    0.68
    21. Other Injuries
    419
    1.20
    720
    1.44
    22. Drownings
    403
    1.15
    590
    1.18
    23. Measles
    396
    1.13
    135
    0.27
    24. Prostate Cancer
    337
    0.96
    220
    0.44
    25. Suicide
    301
    0.86
    484
    0.97
    26. Falls
    283
    0.81
    158
    0.32
    27. Kidney Disease
    275
    0.78
    1,344
    2.69
    28. Liver Cancer
    251
    0.72
    523
    1.05
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    214
    0.61
    202
    0.40
    30. Breast Cancer
    212
    0.60
    391
    0.78
    31. Asthma
    204
    0.58
    1,041
    2.08
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    203
    0.58
    388
    0.78
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    181
    0.52
    369
    0.74
    34. Fires
    173
    0.49
    153
    0.31
    35. Cervical Cancer
    167
    0.48
    459
    0.92
    36. Skin Disease
    154
    0.44
    139
    0.28
    37. Epilepsy
    121
    0.35
    64
    0.13
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    119
    0.34
    265
    0.53
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    98
    0.28
    615
    1.23
    40. War
    97
    0.28
    0
    0.00
    41. Lymphomas
    80
    0.23
    305
    0.61
    42. Hepatitis B
    76
    0.22
    53
    0.11
    43. Stomach Cancer
    70
    0.20
    245
    0.49
    44. Schistosomiasis
    68
    0.19
    0
    0.00
    45. Leukemia
    67
    0.19
    188
    0.38
    46. Appendicitis
    67
    0.19
    85
    0.17
    47. Poisonings
    63
    0.18
    135
    0.27
    48. Syphilis
    59
    0.17
    480
    0.96
    49. Other Neoplasms
    57
    0.16
    59
    0.12
    50. Alcohol
    48
    0.14
    31
    0.06
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Congo CONGO   New Guinea NEW GUINEA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    37.79
    19
    14.59
    109
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.73
    110
    14.60
    111
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.65
    66
    16.82
    43
    4. Liver Cancer
    8.53
    47
    9.51
    43
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.39
    150
    5.79
    122
    6. Lymphomas
    2.93
    147
    6.40
    54
    7. Ovary Cancer
    2.92
    154
    5.01
    70
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.71
    162
    5.57
    90
    9. Leukemia
    2.37
    145
    3.08
    123
    10. Skin Cancers
    1.89
    70
    3.42
    14
    11. Lung Cancers
    1.63
    172
    6.44
    128
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.60
    165
    16.26
    1
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.13
    168
    1.24
    162
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.11
    160
    2.27
    101
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.83
    172
    3.28
    46
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.56
    179
    0.93
    168
    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.