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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 Laos 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.

Laos
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   Laos LAOS
      France FRANCE   Laos LAOS
           
    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
     
    42.2
    45.5
    43.8
    128
    125
    126
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    44.7
    47.6
    46.1
    140
    139
    139
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    47.8
    50.3
    49.1
    148
    148
    146
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    53.4
    55.8
    54.6
    147
    148
    148
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    56.5
    59.7
    58.1
    140
    142
    140
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    62.0
    65.1
    63.6
    136
    137
    136
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    64.2
    67.4
    65.8
    136
    141
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Laos LAOS
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    64.2
    67.4
    136
    141
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    68.9
    71.6
    123
    136
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    69.5
    72.1
    118
    136
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    69.6
    72.2
    118
    136
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    70.0
    72.5
    119
    136
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    70.5
    72.9
    120
    139
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    71.0
    73.4
    121
    140
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    71.4
    73.8
    120
    140
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    71.9
    74.3
    122
    144
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    72.6
    74.9
    129
    147
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    73.4
    75.7
    131
    151
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    74.5
    76.6
    135
    153
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    75.9
    77.6
    141
    156
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    77.7
    79.0
    146
    156
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    79.8
    80.8
    148
    157
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    82.4
    83.1
    153
    158
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    85.4
    85.8
    152
    158
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    88.9
    89.2
    153
    156
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Laos LAOS
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.25
    181
    167.41
    37
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
    20.64
    66
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    13.86
    86
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
    122.62
    37
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    10.53
    151
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    3.75
    169
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    8.08
    90
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
    75.10
    53
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
    36.62
    28
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
    13.93
    38
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
    10.84
    65
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
    36.15
    65
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    1.14
    155
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
    21.59
    66
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    57.85
    2
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    4.57
    105
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
    5.46
    92
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    4.86
    74
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
    1.56
    129
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    3.83
    97
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
    31.49
    23
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
    16.13
    99
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
    7.02
    66
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    2.47
    167
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    1.61
    111
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    4.40
    54
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
    5.88
    83
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
    0.58
    147
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
    2.69
    44
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.44
    119
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    0.72
    165
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
    10.55
    56
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
    17.05
    62
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    1.08
    115
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
    3.36
    73
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    7.94
    93
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
    0.58
    148
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
    22.48
    54
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
    1.77
    90
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
    16.92
    35
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
    5.13
    33
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
    11.32
    18
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    25.96
    6
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
    6.57
    81
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
    1.09
    118
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
    17.52
    23
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
    0.11
    109
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
    6.91
    36
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
    7.10
    81
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
    0.08
    122
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Laos LAOS
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
    5,769
    13.49
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
    624
    1.46
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
    4,273
    9.99
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
    516
    1.21
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
    3,930
    9.19
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
    300
    0.70
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
    1,246
    2.91
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
    240
    0.56
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
    1,285
    3.01
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
    721
    1.69
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
    46
    0.11
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
    837
    1.96
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
    48
    0.11
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
    184
    0.43
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
    2,156
    5.04
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
    1,219
    2.85
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
    902
    2.11
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
    67
    0.16
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
    276
    0.65
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
    202
    0.47
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
    18
    0.04
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
    328
    0.77
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
    56
    0.13
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
    95
    0.22
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
    282
    0.66
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
    595
    1.39
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
    168
    0.39
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
    27
    0.06
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
    106
    0.25
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
    183
    0.43
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
    131
    0.31
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
    1,020
    2.39
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
    40
    0.09
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
    1,661
    3.88
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
    29
    0.07
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
    949
    2.22
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
    111
    0.26
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
    257
    0.60
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
    34
    0.08
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
    173
    0.40
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
    43
    0.10
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
    1,018
    2.38
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
    256
    0.60
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
    834
    1.95
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
    5
    0.01
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
    5
    0.01
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
    3,498
    8.18
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
    467
    1.09
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
    3
    0.01
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
    1,602
    3.75
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Laos LAOS
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    13.86
    86
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    10.53
    151
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    3.75
    169
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    8.08
    90
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    1.14
    155
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    57.85
    2
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    4.57
    105
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    4.86
    74
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    3.83
    97
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    2.47
    167
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    1.61
    111
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    4.40
    54
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.44
    119
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    0.72
    165
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    1.08
    115
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    7.94
    93
    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.