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Compare Ecuador and DR Congo 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    52.1
    54.7
    53.4
    82
    86
    86
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    56.6
    59.6
    58.0
    87
    88
    88
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    61.4
    65.3
    63.3
    86
    87
    87
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    66.7
    71.5
    69.0
    65
    81
    78
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    69.8
    76.0
    72.8
    57
    51
    52
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    72.1
    78.1
    75.0
    59
    52
    55
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    74.1
    78.9
    76.5
    51
    57
    49
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.1
    78.9
    51
    57
     
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    75.8
    80.5
    43
    45
     
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    76.0
    80.6
    43
    44
     
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    76.1
    80.7
    43
    43
     
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    76.5
    80.9
    42
    42
     
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    77.1
    81.1
    40
    42
     
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    77.7
    81.3
    40
    42
     
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    78.3
    81.6
    36
    42
     
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    78.8
    81.9
    34
    42
     
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    79.3
    82.2
    33
    41
     
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    79.9
    82.6
    32
    41
     
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    80.6
    83.2
    31
    41
     
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    81.5
    83.9
    30
    41
     
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    82.7
    84.9
    31
    43
     
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    84.3
    86.1
    32
    43
     
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    86.0
    87.5
    36
    45
     
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.1
    43
    51
     
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    45
    56
     
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60.55
    169
     
    82.42
    140
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    48.24
    43
     
    19.53
    116
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    38.70
    86
     
    128.08
    20
    4. Stroke
    36.27
    152
     
    110.84
    56
    5. Hypertension
    25.25
    37
     
    31.76
    20
    6. Lung Disease
    24.07
    77
     
    34.27
    37
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.17
    49
     
    7.55
    153
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.22
    74
     
    36.88
    21
    9. Prostate Cancer
    19.70
    67
     
    34.72
    23
    10. Liver Disease
    18.39
    78
     
    25.03
    53
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.85
    8
     
    5.62
    90
    12. Other Injuries
    17.21
    26
     
    14.74
    41
    13. Cervical Cancer
    12.97
    65
     
    27.01
    15
    14. Breast Cancer
    10.54
    150
     
    15.18
    111
    15. Violence
    10.49
    45
     
    14.82
    24
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    10.03
    66
     
    13.19
    29
    17. Low Birth Weight
    8.31
    84
     
    24.39
    15
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.98
    77
     
    36.40
    36
    19. Suicide
    7.56
    122
     
    12.22
    56
    20. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    118
     
    1.26
    177
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    104
     
    5.06
    134
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    64
     
    10.30
    37
    23. Leukemia
    6.02
    6
     
    2.31
    144
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.81
    86
     
    20.11
    8
    25. Lymphomas
    5.72
    74
     
    4.21
    113
    26. Other Neoplasms
    5.27
    19
     
    2.90
    85
    27. Malnutrition
    4.78
    62
     
    24.30
    10
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    4.47
    167
     
    17.36
    96
    29. Tuberculosis
    4.43
    96
     
    123.54
    8
    30. Falls
    4.40
    109
     
    5.26
    90
    31. Pancreas Cancer
    3.48
    93
     
    1.11
    157
    32. Drownings
    3.30
    101
     
    9.37
    25
    33. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    140
     
    3.37
    129
    34. Alcohol
    2.95
    37
     
    1.33
    108
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.89
    94
     
    19.33
    15
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.60
    106
     
    61.01
    25
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.31
    170
     
    5.80
    85
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.28
    106
     
    7.93
    26
    39. Anemia
    1.95
    47
     
    13.19
    9
    40. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    62
     
    2.23
    49
    41. Epilepsy
    1.90
    82
     
    5.97
    22
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.77
    46
     
    0.49
    160
    43. Drug Use
    1.53
    75
     
    0.91
    114
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.30
    87
     
    24.90
    16
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.21
    143
     
    6.06
    31
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    148
     
    1.64
    108
    47. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    156
     
    1.99
    91
    48. Oral Cancer
    0.98
    173
     
    4.35
    58
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.95
    136
     
    5.95
    22
    50. Fires
    0.93
    126
     
    6.30
    31
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,341
    11.54
     
    24,108
    3.59
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,607
    9.14
     
    6,268
    0.93
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,590
    7.73
     
    84,332
    12.55
    4. Stroke
    5,016
    6.94
     
    33,913
    5.05
    5. Hypertension
    3,462
    4.79
     
    9,405
    1.40
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,344
    4.63
     
    25,899
    3.86
    7. Lung Disease
    3,314
    4.59
     
    10,391
    1.55
    8. Kidney Disease
    3,070
    4.25
     
    3,172
    0.47
    9. Other Injuries
    2,627
    3.63
     
    11,821
    1.76
    10. Liver Disease
    2,542
    3.52
     
    9,466
    1.41
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2,466
    3.41
     
    2,028
    0.30
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,788
    2.47
     
    18,222
    2.71
    13. Violence
    1,654
    2.29
     
    10,322
    1.54
    14. Low Birth Weight
    1,511
    2.09
     
    38,204
    5.69
    15. HIV/AIDS
    1,238
    1.71
     
    20,526
    3.06
    16. Prostate Cancer
    1,228
    1.70
     
    4,065
    0.61
    17. Suicide
    1,207
    1.67
     
    7,577
    1.13
    18. Lung Cancers
    994
    1.38
     
    417
    0.06
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    977
    1.35
     
    1,781
    0.27
    20. Cervical Cancer
    944
    1.31
     
    5,178
    0.77
    21. Liver Cancer
    928
    1.28
     
    3,912
    0.58
    22. Leukemia
    927
    1.28
     
    1,000
    0.15
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    839
    1.16
     
    16,810
    2.50
    24. Lymphomas
    809
    1.12
     
    1,665
    0.25
    25. Breast Cancer
    771
    1.07
     
    3,056
    0.45
    26. Other Neoplasms
    749
    1.04
     
    1,220
    0.18
    27. Malnutrition
    695
    0.96
     
    22,512
    3.35
    28. Falls
    646
    0.89
     
    2,634
    0.39
    29. Tuberculosis
    641
    0.89
     
    48,276
    7.19
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    608
    0.84
     
    4,461
    0.66
    31. Drownings
    534
    0.74
     
    9,325
    1.39
    32. Birth Trauma
    525
    0.73
     
    30,270
    4.51
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    477
    0.66
     
    405
    0.06
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    431
    0.60
     
    51,222
    7.62
    35. Alcohol
    427
    0.59
     
    611
    0.09
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    346
    0.48
     
    2,681
    0.40
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    316
    0.44
     
    2,943
    0.44
    38. Epilepsy
    294
    0.41
     
    4,465
    0.66
    39. Anemia
    269
    0.37
     
    7,561
    1.13
    40. Skin Cancers
    267
    0.37
     
    717
    0.11
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    240
    0.33
     
    131
    0.02
    42. Ovary Cancer
    237
    0.33
     
    625
    0.09
    43. Drug Use
    224
    0.31
     
    543
    0.08
    44. Maternal Conditions
    209
    0.29
     
    16,040
    2.39
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    166
    0.23
     
    1,937
    0.29
    46. Bladder Cancer
    148
    0.20
     
    497
    0.07
    47. Fires
    143
    0.20
     
    5,142
    0.77
    48. Meningitis
    138
    0.19
     
    18,627
    2.77
    49. Oral Cancer
    136
    0.19
     
    1,473
    0.22
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    133
    0.18
     
    2,553
    0.38
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ecuador ECUADOR   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.70
    67
     
    34.72
    23
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.85
    8
     
    5.62
    90
    3. Cervical Cancer
    12.97
    65
     
    27.01
    15
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.54
    150
     
    15.18
    111
    5. Lung Cancers
    7.21
    118
     
    1.26
    177
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    104
     
    5.06
    134
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.77
    64
     
    10.30
    37
    8. Leukemia
    6.02
    6
     
    2.31
    144
    9. Lymphomas
    5.72
    74
     
    4.21
    113
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.48
    93
     
    1.11
    157
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    140
     
    3.37
    129
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    62
     
    2.23
    49
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.21
    143
     
    6.06
    31
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    148
     
    1.64
    108
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.99
    156
     
    1.99
    91
    16. Oral Cancer
    0.98
    173
     
    4.35
    58
     
     
     
    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.