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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 India 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.

India
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   India INDIA
      France FRANCE   India INDIA
           
    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
     
    43.2
    41.3
    42.3
    121
    145
    135
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    50.1
    48.5
    49.3
    119
    136
    124
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    55.9
    55.5
    55.7
    117
    129
    124
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    59.3
    60.0
    59.7
    125
    134
    130
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    61.7
    63.4
    62.5
    119
    130
    128
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    65.3
    67.6
    66.4
    116
    132
    126
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    67.4
    70.3
    68.8
    118
    128
    125
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   India INDIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    67.4
    70.3
    118
    128
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    70.3
    73.8
    105
    123
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    70.5
    74.1
    105
    123
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    70.7
    74.2
    105
    123
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    70.9
    74.6
    107
    123
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    71.4
    75.0
    109
    120
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    71.8
    75.3
    110
    119
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    72.3
    75.7
    110
    119
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    73.0
    76.1
    109
    116
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    73.8
    76.5
    111
    120
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    74.7
    77.1
    106
    122
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    75.8
    77.8
    105
    124
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    77.2
    78.8
    105
    124
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    79.0
    80.2
    104
    121
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    81.2
    82.1
    91
    115
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    83.9
    84.6
    79
    105
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    87.0
    87.4
    70
    93
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    90.4
    90.7
    63
    80
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   India INDIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.25
    181
    146.11
    56
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
    14.57
    124
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    8.14
    109
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
    71.48
    114
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    13.71
    123
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    3.10
    172
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    5.10
    133
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
    64.03
    62
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
    96.92
    4
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
    16.05
    24
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
    11.00
    63
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
    31.41
    84
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    1.54
    140
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
    22.93
    63
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    2.73
    168
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    2.66
    147
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
    2.42
    154
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    3.93
    103
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
    1.34
    146
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    2.34
    143
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
    25.35
    39
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
    22.51
    67
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
    20.92
    3
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    5.77
    86
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    1.05
    151
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    8.69
    8
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
    1.48
    181
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
    0.42
    169
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
    0.70
    142
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    0.94
    160
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    3.96
    52
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
    8.33
    95
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
    16.06
    70
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    0.43
    166
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
    4.98
    60
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    12.46
    68
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
    1.40
    85
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
    40.22
    37
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
    2.52
    62
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
    23.62
    17
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
    10.30
    5
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
    4.91
    77
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    11.35
    55
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
    4.45
    102
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
    1.13
    116
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
    9.86
    57
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
    0.40
    40
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
    5.79
    53
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
    5.22
    87
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
    0.81
    65
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   India INDIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
    1.447m
    16.44
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
    126,731
    1.44
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
    694,258
    7.89
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
    84,904
    0.96
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
    648,220
    7.37
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
    53,394
    0.61
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
    896,779
    10.19
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
    76,356
    0.87
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
    298,243
    3.39
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
    130,822
    1.49
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
    15,743
    0.18
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
    206,278
    2.34
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
    13,586
    0.15
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
    29,342
    0.33
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
    28,552
    0.32
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
    257,862
    2.93
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
    259,749
    2.95
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
    14,329
    0.16
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
    26,223
    0.30
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
    27,756
    0.32
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
    4,162
    0.05
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
    204,603
    2.32
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
    10,510
    0.12
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
    61,372
    0.70
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
    16,989
    0.19
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
    160,001
    1.82
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
    94,354
    1.07
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
    41,255
    0.47
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
    21,684
    0.25
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
    52,285
    0.59
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
    7,841
    0.09
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
    278,383
    3.16
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
    4,359
    0.05
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
    431,178
    4.90
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
    4,984
    0.06
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
    116,118
    1.32
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
    29,700
    0.34
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
    110,869
    1.26
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
    17,132
    0.19
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
    68,906
    0.78
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
    11,153
    0.13
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
    110,369
    1.25
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
    57,658
    0.66
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
    63,004
    0.72
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
    8,934
    0.10
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
    4,977
    0.06
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
    470,641
    5.35
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
    52,987
    0.60
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
    1,958
    0.02
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
    329,864
    3.75
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   India INDIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    8.14
    109
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    13.71
    123
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    3.10
    172
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    5.10
    133
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    1.54
    140
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    2.73
    168
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    2.66
    147
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    3.93
    103
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    2.34
    143
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    5.77
    86
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    1.05
    151
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    8.69
    8
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    0.94
    160
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    3.96
    52
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    0.43
    166
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    12.46
    68
    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.