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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 Spain 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.

Spain
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   Spain SPAIN
      France FRANCE   Spain SPAIN
           
    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
     
    66.7
    71.7
    69.1
    22
    25
    22
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    69.3
    74.9
    72.0
    11
    11
    7
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    72.3
    78.5
    75.3
    6
    7
    6
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    73.3
    80.5
    76.8
    14
    5
    9
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    75.6
    82.5
    79.1
    13
    3
    8
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    78.9
    85.0
    81.9
    11
    2
    4
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    80.3
    85.7
    83.1
    11
    2
    3
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Spain SPAIN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
    80.3
    85.7
    11
    2
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    80.6
    86.0
    11
    2
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
    80.7
    86.0
    12
    2
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
    80.7
    86.1
    12
    3
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
    80.9
    86.1
    12
    3
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
    81.0
    86.2
    12
    3
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
    81.1
    86.2
    13
    4
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
    81.2
    86.3
    13
    4
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
    81.4
    86.5
    13
    4
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
    81.8
    86.7
    13
    4
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
    82.4
    87.0
    13
    4
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
    83.1
    87.5
    13
    3
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
    84.1
    88.0
    10
    3
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
    85.4
    88.6
    7
    3
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
    86.9
    89.4
    9
    4
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
    88.9
    90.5
    10
    8
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
    91.3
    92.3
    19
    22
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Spain SPAIN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.25
    181
    49.62
    175
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
    29.23
    29
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    24.82
    36
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
    25.54
    175
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    14.92
    115
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    13.84
    113
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    17.45
    21
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
    10.21
    165
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
    16.37
    143
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
    6.18
    135
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
    4.65
    151
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
    8.71
    159
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    6.67
    43
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
    6.30
    153
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    5.51
    88
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    5.59
    79
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
    4.16
    113
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    4.23
    92
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
    4.21
    37
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    4.17
    77
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
    7.55
    154
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
    2.94
    175
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
    2.82
    145
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    6.49
    76
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    5.35
    9
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    3.07
    85
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
    4.85
    111
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
    3.39
    25
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
    0.47
    153
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    2.99
    55
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    2.27
    97
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
    2.75
    172
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
    5.67
    147
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    1.90
    64
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
    0.16
    148
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    2.06
    158
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
    1.35
    90
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
    0.73
    151
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
    0.72
    166
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
    1.55
    165
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
    1.41
    111
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
    0.67
    166
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
    0.89
    151
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
    0.70
    175
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
    1.23
    110
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
    0.64
    152
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
    0.32
    47
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
    0.45
    177
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
    1.34
    117
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
    0.55
    80
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      France FRANCE   Spain SPAIN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
    53,101
    16.92
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
    34,510
    11.00
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
    28,192
    8.98
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
    22,047
    7.03
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
    11,240
    3.58
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
    17,271
    5.50
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
    18,355
    5.85
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
    7,052
    2.25
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
    9,664
    3.08
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
    4,486
    1.43
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
    6,285
    2.00
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
    3,917
    1.25
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
    6,512
    2.08
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
    5,364
    1.71
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
    5,187
    1.65
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
    8,605
    2.74
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
    5,148
    1.64
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
    4,257
    1.36
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
    3,913
    1.25
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
    3,826
    1.22
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
    3,934
    1.25
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
    2,781
    0.89
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
    5,616
    1.79
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
    6,207
    1.98
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
    4,711
    1.50
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
    6,562
    2.09
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
    2,587
    0.82
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
    1,978
    0.63
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
    1,970
    0.63
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
    167
    0.05
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
    349
    0.11
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
    1,669
    0.53
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
    1,790
    0.57
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
    812
    0.26
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
    1,466
    0.47
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
    960
    0.31
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
    573
    0.18
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
    1,531
    0.49
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
    768
    0.24
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
    1,007
    0.32
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
    1,399
    0.45
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
    963
    0.31
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
    455
    0.15
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
    407
    0.13
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
    635
    0.20
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
    242
    0.08
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
    305
    0.10
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
    369
    0.12
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
    171
    0.05
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
    374
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      France FRANCE   Spain SPAIN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
    24.82
    36
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
    14.92
    115
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
    13.84
    113
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
    17.45
    21
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
    6.67
    43
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
    5.51
    88
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
    5.59
    79
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
    4.23
    92
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
    4.17
    77
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
    6.49
    76
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
    5.35
    9
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
    3.07
    85
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
    2.99
    55
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
    2.27
    97
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
    1.90
    64
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
    2.06
    158
    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.