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France
COUNTRY #1
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Compare France and Lesotho 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.

Lesotho
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   Lesotho LESOTHO
      France FRANCE   Lesotho LESOTHO
           
    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
     
    44.9
    48.3
    46.6
    115
    111
    114
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    47.5
    50.8
    49.1
    126
    122
    127
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    52.2
    55.5
    53.8
    130
    128
    131
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    56.7
    60.5
    58.6
    135
    131
    134
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    48.2
    50.3
    49.3
    167
    167
    166
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    49.4
    52.6
    51.1
    179
    178
    179
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    51.0
    54.6
    52.9
    183
    181
    183
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Lesotho LESOTHO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    51.0
    54.6
    183
    181
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    56.3
    59.5
    183
    183
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    57.0
    60.1
    183
    183
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    57.4
    60.5
    183
    183
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    58.0
    61.2
    183
    183
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    58.8
    62.2
    183
    183
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    59.9
    63.6
    183
    183
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    61.4
    65.5
    183
    183
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    63.9
    68.1
    183
    182
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    66.6
    70.5
    183
    180
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    69.3
    72.5
    183
    180
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    71.8
    74.3
    182
    179
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    74.2
    76.1
    179
    174
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    76.5
    78.0
    177
    172
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    79.0
    80.1
    170
    170
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    81.9
    82.6
    168
    169
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    85.1
    85.6
    166
    167
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    88.7
    89.1
    165
    164
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Lesotho LESOTHO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.25
    181
    124.75
    79
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
    12.03
    139
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    2.92
    148
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
    116.53
    48
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    5.45
    180
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    14.03
    111
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    2.18
    179
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
    109.31
    25
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
    55.25
    10
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
    13.25
    40
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
    8.25
    91
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
    63.57
    26
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    0.50
    177
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
    11.99
    112
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    6.15
    74
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    1.20
    180
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
    8.12
    59
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    1.78
    174
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
    3.13
    74
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    0.59
    179
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
    21.44
    55
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
    26.76
    49
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
    3.09
    138
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    1.36
    180
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    0.98
    156
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    2.21
    120
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
    12.79
    19
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
    0.88
    108
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
    1.54
    93
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.07
    150
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    15.75
    6
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
    12.54
    35
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
    38.43
    5
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    4.21
    7
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
    12.28
    34
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    27.28
    13
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
    1.61
    69
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
    68.59
    22
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
    8.20
    8
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
    25.80
    8
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
    5.52
    27
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
    4.44
    81
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    21.50
    12
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
    29.26
    12
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
    4.64
    33
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
    20.79
    13
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
    0.10
    129
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
    6.60
    40
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
    648.01
    1
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
    0.78
    67
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
    1,339
    5.18
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
    124
    0.48
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
    1,258
    4.87
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
    33
    0.13
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
    1,896
    7.34
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
    27
    0.10
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
    593
    2.29
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
    37
    0.14
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
    697
    2.70
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
    165
    0.64
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
    5
    0.02
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
    221
    0.86
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
    56
    0.22
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
    19
    0.07
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
    74
    0.29
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
    249
    0.96
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
    144
    0.56
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
    39
    0.15
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
    133
    0.51
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
    11
    0.04
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
    9
    0.03
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
    37
    0.14
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
    11
    0.04
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
    16
    0.06
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
    164
    0.63
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
    412
    1.59
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
    24
    0.09
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
    174
    0.67
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
    13
    0.05
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
    306
    1.18
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
    18
    0.07
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
    558
    2.16
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
    47
    0.18
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
    1,203
    4.65
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
    7
    0.03
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
    371
    1.44
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
    132
    0.51
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
    72
    0.28
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
    28
    0.11
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
    184
    0.71
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
    57
    0.22
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
    263
    1.02
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
    74
    0.29
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
    97
    0.38
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
    9
    0.03
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
    1
    0.00
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
    1,189
    4.60
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
    635
    2.46
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
    5
    0.02
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
    809
    3.13
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Lesotho LESOTHO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    2.92
    148
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    5.45
    180
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    14.03
    111
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    2.18
    179
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    0.50
    177
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    6.15
    74
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    1.20
    180
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    1.78
    174
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    0.59
    179
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    1.36
    180
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    0.98
    156
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    2.21
    120
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    1.07
    150
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    15.75
    6
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    4.21
    7
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    27.28
    13
    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.