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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
    43.25
    181
    170.63
    36
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
    15.78
    106
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    2.46
    155
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
    94.36
    75
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    16.48
    94
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    22.85
    49
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    2.55
    177
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
    149.88
    12
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
    19.38
    115
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
    16.06
    23
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
    23.04
    7
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
    36.05
    66
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    0.93
    162
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
    38.06
    23
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    16.17
    16
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    2.62
    148
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
    7.73
    62
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    3.04
    144
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
    3.11
    75
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    1.22
    162
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
    12.85
    100
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
    39.57
    14
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
    20.68
    4
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    3.34
    144
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    2.73
    65
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    2.56
    101
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
    9.07
    41
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
    0.83
    113
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
    2.56
    50
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.24
    134
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    1.66
    117
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
    13.25
    28
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
    28.11
    30
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    0.99
    126
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
    30.03
    3
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    21.19
    30
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
    2.56
    40
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
    89.19
    14
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
    5.57
    24
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
    19.11
    25
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
    9.60
    6
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
    8.09
    33
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    12.45
    46
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
    10.57
    44
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
    7.41
    4
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
    15.40
    32
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
    0.12
    100
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
    10.44
    7
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
    26.45
    45
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
    7.75
    21
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Burkina Faso BURKINA FASO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
    9,894
    7.17
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
    755
    0.55
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
    5,898
    4.27
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
    170
    0.12
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
    17,647
    12.79
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
    219
    0.16
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
    1,259
    0.91
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
    737
    0.53
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
    2,401
    1.74
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
    3,529
    2.56
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
    81
    0.06
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
    1,671
    1.21
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
    421
    0.31
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
    272
    0.20
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
    1,386
    1.00
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
    1,181
    0.86
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
    3,105
    2.25
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
    311
    0.23
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
    1,301
    0.94
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
    150
    0.11
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
    42
    0.03
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
    1,737
    1.26
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
    229
    0.17
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
    271
    0.20
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
    804
    0.58
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
    1,734
    1.26
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
    198
    0.14
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
    122
    0.09
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
    147
    0.11
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
    5,062
    3.67
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
    267
    0.19
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
    5,561
    4.03
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
    69
    0.05
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
    11,502
    8.33
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
    50
    0.04
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
    3,695
    2.68
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
    792
    0.57
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
    735
    0.53
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
    311
    0.23
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
    958
    0.69
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
    695
    0.50
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
    1,053
    0.76
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
    856
    0.62
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
    1,550
    1.12
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
    768
    0.56
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
    12
    0.01
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
    1,620
    1.17
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
    1,774
    1.29
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
    3
    0.00
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
    6,781
    4.91
    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
    28.57
    20
    2.46
    155
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    16.48
    94
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    22.85
    49
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    2.55
    177
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    0.93
    162
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    16.17
    16
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    2.62
    148
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    3.04
    144
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    1.22
    162
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    3.34
    144
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    2.73
    65
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    2.56
    101
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.24
    134
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    1.66
    117
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    0.99
    126
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    21.19
    30
    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.