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France
COUNTRY #1
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Compare France and Burkina Faso 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.

Burkina Faso
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
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.0
    73.6
    70.2
    16
    10
    13
     
    37.3
    36.0
    36.7
    154
    165
    160
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    42.2
    42.7
    42.4
    151
    158
    155
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    153
    154
    154
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    48.4
    51.6
    50.0
    161
    163
    161
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    48.8
    51.4
    50.1
    164
    165
    163
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    56.6
    58.3
    57.5
    159
    164
    162
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    59.6
    60.9
    60.3
    164
    170
    166
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    59.6
    60.9
    164
    170
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    65.3
    66.3
    159
    170
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    66.1
    67.3
    158
    169
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    66.6
    67.9
    157
    168
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    67.2
    68.6
    157
    167
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    68.0
    69.4
    154
    167
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    68.7
    70.2
    154
    167
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    69.5
    71.0
    156
    168
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    70.3
    71.9
    157
    170
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    71.2
    72.8
    163
    172
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    72.3
    73.7
    166
    173
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    73.5
    74.7
    167
    175
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    75.0
    75.8
    172
    176
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    76.8
    77.4
    173
    176
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    78.9
    79.3
    176
    176
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    81.4
    81.7
    176
    177
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    84.6
    84.7
    177
    177
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    88.2
    88.4
    178
    177
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30.99
    182
    175.53
    50
    2. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    23
    2.36
    159
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.68
    48
    17.13
    85
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.29
    124
    34.58
    34
    5. Stroke
    16.62
    181
    91.19
    65
    6. Prostate Cancer
    13.21
    118
    26.89
    42
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.08
    48
    2.57
    177
    8. Suicide
    12.10
    48
    14.76
    28
    9. Lung Disease
    10.28
    173
    25.76
    74
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.92
    24
    0.96
    175
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.85
    170
    140.56
    12
    12. Liver Disease
    7.26
    150
    30.63
    36
    13. Other Injuries
    7.14
    98
    17.76
    13
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.83
    164
    35.70
    73
    15. Liver Cancer
    6.72
    68
    16.08
    15
    16. Lymphomas
    6.09
    67
    2.71
    158
    17. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    67
    3.18
    145
    18. Leukemia
    4.74
    40
    1.20
    171
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4.46
    98
    22.83
    4
    20. Other Neoplasms
    4.37
    40
    3.09
    79
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.02
    165
    44.94
    9
    22. Oral Cancer
    3.96
    74
    2.67
    106
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    129
    3.26
    145
    24. Kidney Disease
    3.71
    175
    17.23
    82
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.68
    36
    2.72
    69
    26. Alcohol
    3.64
    27
    2.93
    39
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.61
    38
    1.25
    141
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.48
    59
    1.89
    118
    29. Falls
    3.35
    129
    26.07
    1
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.30
    144
    9.01
    34
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.08
    167
    11.07
    27
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    2.96
    49
    2.10
    97
    33. Hypertension
    2.26
    173
    22.27
    30
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    55
    1.02
    135
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.90
    156
    21.15
    25
    36. Drug Use
    1.70
    59
    0.39
    161
    37. Epilepsy
    1.51
    103
    2.94
    38
    38. Low Birth Weight
    1.47
    161
    17.76
    27
    39. Malnutrition
    1.26
    97
    27.40
    11
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.11
    135
    120.43
    12
    41. Drownings
    0.95
    154
    8.37
    17
    42. Encephalitis
    0.89
    82
    0.43
    150
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.88
    142
    10.93
    4
    44. Violence
    0.83
    167
    10.86
    40
    45. Asthma
    0.78
    152
    10.84
    49
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.70
    150
    15.24
    31
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.63
    27
    0.12
    111
    48. Skin Disease
    0.58
    144
    8.51
    3
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.55
    131
    23.34
    47
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.50
    176
    11.18
    13
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61,854
    13.64
    9,109
    6.55
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    49,553
    10.93
    1,157
    0.83
    3. Lung Cancers
    34,013
    7.50
    170
    0.12
    4. Stroke
    33,843
    7.46
    5,256
    3.78
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,706
    4.57
    221
    0.16
    6. Lung Disease
    20,365
    4.49
    1,398
    1.01
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17,851
    3.94
    15,632
    11.24
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,434
    3.18
    762
    0.55
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,375
    2.73
    2,105
    1.51
    10. Other Injuries
    12,239
    2.70
    2,529
    1.82
    11. Suicide
    11,455
    2.53
    1,442
    1.04
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    11,281
    2.49
    85
    0.06
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,384
    2.29
    433
    0.31
    14. Lymphomas
    9,405
    2.07
    274
    0.20
    15. Liver Cancer
    9,059
    2.00
    1,391
    1.00
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,239
    1.82
    1,241
    0.89
    17. Liver Disease
    7,775
    1.71
    2,437
    1.75
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,613
    1.68
    326
    0.23
    19. Leukemia
    7,183
    1.58
    144
    0.10
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    6,989
    1.54
    4,349
    3.13
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,475
    1.43
    81
    0.06
    22. Falls
    6,464
    1.43
    1,741
    1.25
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,154
    1.36
    230
    0.17
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,689
    1.25
    651
    0.47
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5,568
    1.23
    272
    0.20
    26. Hypertension
    5,275
    1.16
    1,252
    0.90
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,524
    1.00
    207
    0.15
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,441
    0.98
    128
    0.09
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,838
    0.85
    154
    0.11
    30. Alcohol
    3,317
    0.73
    248
    0.18
    31. Malnutrition
    3,308
    0.73
    4,249
    3.06
    32. Skin Cancers
    3,050
    0.67
    69
    0.05
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,849
    0.63
    6,004
    4.32
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2,659
    0.59
    52
    0.04
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,259
    0.50
    12,488
    8.98
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,918
    0.42
    3,428
    2.47
    37. Epilepsy
    1,810
    0.40
    494
    0.36
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,676
    0.37
    742
    0.53
    39. Drug Use
    1,667
    0.37
    46
    0.03
    40. Encephalitis
    1,455
    0.32
    77
    0.06
    41. Cervical Cancer
    1,396
    0.31
    956
    0.69
    42. Skin Disease
    1,327
    0.29
    702
    0.50
    43. Asthma
    1,293
    0.29
    788
    0.57
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    914
    0.20
    841
    0.60
    45. Drownings
    848
    0.19
    1,464
    1.05
    46. Anemia
    804
    0.18
    21
    0.02
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    698
    0.15
    11
    0.01
    48. Low Birth Weight
    640
    0.14
    6,482
    4.66
    49. Schizophrenia
    605
    0.13
    0
    0.00
    50. Violence
    582
    0.13
    1,818
    1.31
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    23
    2.36
    159
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.68
    48
    17.13
    85
    3. Prostate Cancer
    13.21
    118
    26.89
    42
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.08
    48
    2.57
    177
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.92
    24
    0.96
    175
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.72
    68
    16.08
    15
    7. Lymphomas
    6.09
    67
    2.71
    158
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    67
    3.18
    145
    9. Leukemia
    4.74
    40
    1.20
    171
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.96
    74
    2.67
    106
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    129
    3.26
    145
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.68
    36
    2.72
    69
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.61
    38
    1.25
    141
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.48
    59
    1.89
    118
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    55
    1.02
    135
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.90
    156
    21.15
    25
    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.