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DR Congo
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 DR Congo and Australia 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.

Australia
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
DR Congo Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
     
    67.8
    74.0
    70.8
    11
    7
    10
    1970
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
     
    67.8
    74.4
    71.0
    22
    17
    19
    1980
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
     
    70.9
    78.0
    74.3
    14
    9
    10
    1990
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
     
    74.0
    80.2
    77.0
    8
    8
    5
    2000
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
     
    76.7
    82.2
    79.5
    6
    6
    5
    2010
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
     
    79.6
    84.1
    81.9
    4
    7
    5
    2016
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
     
    81.0
    84.8
    82.9
    3
    8
    6
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    81.0
    84.8
    3
    8
    Age 5
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    8
    Age 10
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    81.4
    85.1
    2
    7
    Age 15
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    81.4
    85.2
    2
    7
    Age 20
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    81.6
    85.2
    2
    7
    Age 25
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    81.7
    85.3
    2
    7
    Age 30
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    81.9
    85.4
    2
    8
    Age 35
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    82.1
    85.5
    2
    8
    Age 40
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    82.4
    85.7
    1
    6
    Age 45
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    82.7
    85.8
    1
    6
    Age 50
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    83.1
    86.1
    1
    6
    Age 55
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    83.6
    86.5
    1
    7
    Age 60
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    84.3
    86.9
    1
    7
    Age 65
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    85.1
    87.5
    1
    6
    Age 70
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    86.2
    88.2
    3
    6
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    87.5
    89.1
    3
    6
    Age 80
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    89.3
    90.5
    5
    10
    Age 85
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    91.6
    92.4
    10
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    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    127.11
    6
    0.11
    176
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    102.51
    27
    6.75
    173
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.95
    123
    43.70
    175
    4. Stroke
    101.85
    52
    18.83
    178
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    91.53
    17
    0.56
    158
    6. Malaria
    58.45
    4
    0.00
    83
    7. Malnutrition
    43.92
    1
    0.19
    145
    8. Prostate Cancer
    36.51
    21
    15.24
    102
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.98
    28
    4.62
    161
    10. HIV/AIDS
    34.05
    37
    0.19
    156
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32.24
    47
    22.97
    101
    12. Lung Disease
    30.98
    54
    17.29
    131
    13. Cervical Cancer
    26.27
    14
    1.80
    162
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.08
    107
    9.60
    155
    15. Liver Disease
    25.48
    53
    4.88
    169
    16. Maternal Conditions
    24.54
    13
    0.09
    156
    17. Low Birth Weight
    22.00
    20
    1.39
    164
    18. Hypertension
    21.41
    34
    2.24
    174
    19. Birth Trauma
    19.71
    15
    0.73
    147
    20. Meningitis
    17.61
    28
    0.12
    178
    21. Violence
    14.50
    25
    1.09
    156
    22. Breast Cancer
    14.31
    118
    15.59
    98
    23. Asthma
    11.84
    42
    1.08
    139
    24. Other Injuries
    11.66
    50
    3.90
    155
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    11.16
    26
    3.04
    168
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.10
    14
    0.53
    174
    27. Liver Cancer
    10.50
    36
    4.34
    121
    28. Suicide
    9.66
    80
    11.68
    51
    29. Falls
    9.33
    53
    4.45
    103
    30. Drownings
    9.18
    13
    0.80
    160
    31. Kidney Disease
    9.06
    141
    4.61
    167
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    6.62
    54
    5.04
    87
    33. Syphilis
    5.93
    13
    0.01
    160
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.69
    85
    3.63
    139
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.69
    33
    3.35
    65
    36. Fires
    5.55
    31
    0.20
    177
    37. Stomach Cancer
    5.30
    97
    3.12
    149
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.09
    36
    0.80
    146
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.88
    137
    13.48
    44
    40. Skin Disease
    4.78
    34
    0.94
    122
    41. Oral Cancer
    4.31
    64
    2.34
    123
    42. Lymphomas
    4.18
    125
    6.42
    53
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3.34
    139
    4.59
    86
    44. Hepatitis B
    3.04
    30
    0.15
    145
    45. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    84
    2.66
    95
    46. Trypanosomiasis
    2.87
    2
    0.00
    25
    47. Schistosomiasis
    2.84
    29
    0.00
    71
    48. Epilepsy
    2.72
    47
    0.95
    142
    49. Poisonings
    2.69
    24
    0.16
    163
    50. Appendicitis
    2.31
    20
    0.05
    167
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    74,566
    11.20
    3,894
    2.89
    2. Malaria
    62,141
    9.33
    0
    0.00
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    60,603
    9.10
    303
    0.22
    4. Tuberculosis
    51,902
    7.79
    55
    0.04
    5. Low Birth Weight
    36,131
    5.43
    244
    0.18
    6. Malnutrition
    32,737
    4.92
    98
    0.07
    7. Birth Trauma
    32,371
    4.86
    128
    0.10
    8. Stroke
    29,821
    4.48
    10,767
    7.99
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    28,410
    4.27
    23,593
    17.52
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    27,759
    4.17
    1,243
    0.92
    11. HIV/AIDS
    18,570
    2.79
    58
    0.04
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    17,292
    2.60
    724
    0.54
    13. Meningitis
    16,415
    2.47
    31
    0.02
    14. Maternal Conditions
    15,608
    2.34
    20
    0.01
    15. Violence
    10,479
    1.57
    268
    0.20
    16. Drownings
    9,921
    1.49
    203
    0.15
    17. Liver Disease
    9,689
    1.46
    1,638
    1.22
    18. Syphilis
    9,290
    1.40
    3
    0.00
    19. Other Injuries
    8,673
    1.30
    1,751
    1.30
    20. Lung Disease
    8,610
    1.29
    8,862
    6.58
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,985
    1.20
    4,754
    3.53
    22. Alzheimers & Dementia
    6,680
    1.00
    14,542
    10.80
    23. Hypertension
    5,850
    0.88
    1,342
    1.00
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5,498
    0.83
    2,273
    1.69
    25. Cervical Cancer
    5,104
    0.77
    375
    0.28
    26. Asthma
    4,584
    0.69
    481
    0.36
    27. Suicide
    4,453
    0.67
    3,187
    2.37
    28. Prostate Cancer
    4,036
    0.61
    3,551
    2.64
    29. Liver Cancer
    4,030
    0.61
    1,765
    1.31
    30. Falls
    3,812
    0.57
    2,554
    1.90
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,796
    0.57
    265
    0.20
    32. Fires
    3,788
    0.57
    64
    0.05
    33. Kidney Disease
    3,340
    0.50
    2,618
    1.94
    34. Breast Cancer
    2,918
    0.44
    3,322
    2.47
    35. Poisonings
    2,527
    0.38
    45
    0.03
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,270
    0.34
    1,512
    1.12
    37. Epilepsy
    2,173
    0.33
    297
    0.22
    38. Skin Disease
    2,126
    0.32
    519
    0.39
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,008
    0.30
    389
    0.29
    40. Trypanosomiasis
    2,005
    0.30
    0
    0.00
    41. Stomach Cancer
    1,913
    0.29
    1,331
    0.99
    42. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,844
    0.28
    1,423
    1.06
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,723
    0.26
    5,997
    4.45
    44. Lymphomas
    1,715
    0.26
    2,902
    2.15
    45. Oral Cancer
    1,486
    0.22
    939
    0.70
    46. Hepatitis B
    1,478
    0.22
    54
    0.04
    47. Appendicitis
    1,366
    0.21
    23
    0.02
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1,246
    0.19
    1,300
    0.97
    49. Tetanus
    1,203
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    50. Schistosomiasis
    1,172
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      DR Congo DR CONGO   Australia AUSTRALIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    36.51
    21
    15.24
    102
    2. Cervical Cancer
    26.27
    14
    1.80
    162
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.31
    118
    15.59
    98
    4. Liver Cancer
    10.50
    36
    4.34
    121
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.69
    33
    3.35
    65
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.30
    97
    3.12
    149
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.88
    137
    13.48
    44
    8. Oral Cancer
    4.31
    64
    2.34
    123
    9. Lymphomas
    4.18
    125
    6.42
    53
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.34
    139
    4.59
    86
    11. Leukemia
    2.27
    148
    4.40
    58
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.20
    53
    5.63
    2
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.96
    98
    2.02
    95
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    121
    2.37
    83
    15. Lung Cancers
    1.29
    178
    20.32
    57
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    171
    6.25
    50
    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.