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France
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 France and 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.

Congo
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
France Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
           
    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
     
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    30.99
    182
    112.91
    111
    2. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    23
    1.63
    172
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.68
    48
    14.73
    110
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    19.29
    124
    31.88
    51
    5. Stroke
    16.62
    181
    82.34
    76
    6. Prostate Cancer
    13.21
    118
    37.79
    19
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.08
    48
    4.39
    150
    8. Suicide
    12.10
    48
    9.28
    88
    9. Lung Disease
    10.28
    173
    26.70
    72
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.92
    24
    1.13
    168
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.85
    170
    74.29
    46
    12. Liver Disease
    7.26
    150
    32.38
    28
    13. Other Injuries
    7.14
    98
    9.42
    67
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.83
    164
    28.89
    95
    15. Liver Cancer
    6.72
    68
    8.53
    47
    16. Lymphomas
    6.09
    67
    2.93
    147
    17. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    67
    2.92
    154
    18. Leukemia
    4.74
    40
    2.37
    145
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4.46
    98
    4.84
    91
    20. Other Neoplasms
    4.37
    40
    1.88
    125
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.02
    165
    29.87
    39
    22. Oral Cancer
    3.96
    74
    1.60
    165
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    129
    2.71
    162
    24. Kidney Disease
    3.71
    175
    10.80
    125
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.68
    36
    0.56
    179
    26. Alcohol
    3.64
    27
    1.47
    107
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.61
    38
    0.83
    172
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.48
    59
    1.11
    160
    29. Falls
    3.35
    129
    10.67
    44
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.30
    144
    6.64
    62
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.08
    167
    9.60
    47
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    2.96
    49
    1.55
    145
    33. Hypertension
    2.26
    173
    22.46
    29
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    55
    1.89
    70
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.90
    156
    12.65
    66
    36. Drug Use
    1.70
    59
    1.01
    100
    37. Epilepsy
    1.51
    103
    2.45
    56
    38. Low Birth Weight
    1.47
    161
    15.34
    42
    39. Malnutrition
    1.26
    97
    23.63
    20
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.11
    135
    86.68
    20
    41. Drownings
    0.95
    154
    6.57
    39
    42. Encephalitis
    0.89
    82
    0.48
    137
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.88
    142
    3.55
    63
    44. Violence
    0.83
    167
    11.22
    38
    45. Asthma
    0.78
    152
    7.43
    68
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.70
    150
    11.21
    47
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.63
    27
    0.07
    154
    48. Skin Disease
    0.58
    144
    5.17
    32
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.55
    131
    94.39
    19
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.50
    176
    8.15
    31
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    61,854
    13.64
    2,402
    6.85
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    49,553
    10.93
    563
    1.61
    3. Lung Cancers
    34,013
    7.50
    39
    0.11
    4. Stroke
    33,843
    7.46
    1,815
    5.18
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,706
    4.57
    119
    0.34
    6. Lung Disease
    20,365
    4.49
    570
    1.63
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17,851
    3.94
    2,814
    8.03
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,434
    3.18
    212
    0.60
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,375
    2.73
    659
    1.88
    10. Other Injuries
    12,239
    2.70
    419
    1.20
    11. Suicide
    11,455
    2.53
    301
    0.86
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    11,281
    2.49
    29
    0.08
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,384
    2.29
    337
    0.96
    14. Lymphomas
    9,405
    2.07
    80
    0.23
    15. Liver Cancer
    9,059
    2.00
    251
    0.72
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,239
    1.82
    275
    0.78
    17. Liver Disease
    7,775
    1.71
    896
    2.56
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,613
    1.68
    57
    0.16
    19. Leukemia
    7,183
    1.58
    67
    0.19
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    6,989
    1.54
    214
    0.61
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,475
    1.43
    29
    0.08
    22. Falls
    6,464
    1.43
    283
    0.81
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,154
    1.36
    14
    0.04
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,689
    1.25
    181
    0.52
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5,568
    1.23
    70
    0.20
    26. Hypertension
    5,275
    1.16
    476
    1.36
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,524
    1.00
    41
    0.12
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,441
    0.98
    27
    0.08
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,838
    0.85
    38
    0.11
    30. Alcohol
    3,317
    0.73
    48
    0.14
    31. Malnutrition
    3,308
    0.73
    1,040
    2.97
    32. Skin Cancers
    3,050
    0.67
    45
    0.13
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,849
    0.63
    1,388
    3.96
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2,659
    0.59
    10
    0.03
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,259
    0.50
    2,734
    7.80
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,918
    0.42
    860
    2.45
    37. Epilepsy
    1,810
    0.40
    121
    0.35
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,676
    0.37
    98
    0.28
    39. Drug Use
    1,667
    0.37
    39
    0.11
    40. Encephalitis
    1,455
    0.32
    23
    0.07
    41. Cervical Cancer
    1,396
    0.31
    167
    0.48
    42. Skin Disease
    1,327
    0.29
    154
    0.44
    43. Asthma
    1,293
    0.29
    204
    0.58
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    914
    0.20
    203
    0.58
    45. Drownings
    848
    0.19
    403
    1.15
    46. Anemia
    804
    0.18
    5
    0.01
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    698
    0.15
    2
    0.01
    48. Low Birth Weight
    640
    0.14
    1,432
    4.09
    49. Schizophrenia
    605
    0.13
    0
    0.00
    50. Violence
    582
    0.13
    521
    1.49
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Congo CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.80
    23
    1.63
    172
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.68
    48
    14.73
    110
    3. Prostate Cancer
    13.21
    118
    37.79
    19
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.08
    48
    4.39
    150
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.92
    24
    1.13
    168
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.72
    68
    8.53
    47
    7. Lymphomas
    6.09
    67
    2.93
    147
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    67
    2.92
    154
    9. Leukemia
    4.74
    40
    2.37
    145
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.96
    74
    1.60
    165
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.92
    129
    2.71
    162
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.68
    36
    0.56
    179
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.61
    38
    0.83
    172
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.48
    59
    1.11
    160
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.17
    55
    1.89
    70
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.90
    156
    12.65
    66
    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.