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Gabon
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 Gabon and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Gabon Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    38.3
    41.5
    39.9
    150
    143
    148
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    59.5
    60.7
    60.1
    130
    136
    133
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    64.8
    68.2
    66.4
    130
    138
    134
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.8
    68.2
    130
    138
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    68.2
    71.1
    130
    138
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.4
    130
    139
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    69.5
    72.1
    120
    137
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    70.0
    72.5
    118
    139
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    70.8
    72.9
    115
    138
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    71.5
    73.5
    112
    137
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    72.2
    74.2
    111
    135
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.2
    108
    131
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    73.9
    76.1
    106
    127
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    74.9
    77.0
    102
    124
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.1
    97
    118
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.1
    98
    118
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.4
    101
    119
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.0
    101
    121
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    103
    117
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.7
    105
    113
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    104
    112
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    109.83
    9
    1.45
    121
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    93.95
    130
    182.60
    41
    3. HIV/AIDS
    90.45
    20
    4.82
    89
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    74.01
    47
    17.35
    127
    5. Stroke
    68.90
    95
    59.62
    110
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41.65
    42
    2.82
    96
    7. Liver Disease
    40.25
    18
    7.18
    152
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    36.85
    26
    41.62
    13
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    34.84
    76
    27.47
    99
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.47
    63
    29.37
    42
    11. Hypertension
    23.31
    26
    37.49
    8
    12. Malaria
    21.42
    32
    0.00
    117
    13. Lung Disease
    20.39
    111
    19.85
    115
    14. Malnutrition
    17.83
    29
    0.40
    125
    15. Low Birth Weight
    15.46
    41
    6.03
    97
    16. Kidney Disease
    12.42
    112
    18.83
    80
    17. Falls
    11.90
    40
    3.65
    122
    18. Birth Trauma
    10.89
    50
    3.44
    83
    19. Prostate Cancer
    10.38
    135
    9.72
    140
    20. Meningitis
    9.99
    39
    1.10
    92
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    9.69
    42
    5.28
    128
    22. Suicide
    9.56
    84
    4.02
    155
    23. Other Injuries
    9.27
    69
    3.66
    161
    24. Violence
    8.89
    61
    4.25
    108
    25. Measles
    8.27
    6
    0.01
    85
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.86
    47
    3.24
    146
    27. Maternal Conditions
    7.39
    46
    0.24
    133
    28. Cervical Cancer
    7.24
    100
    1.19
    177
    29. Drownings
    6.94
    35
    1.00
    152
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.14
    57
    2.85
    97
    31. Skin Disease
    6.11
    14
    0.90
    125
    32. Lung Cancers
    5.76
    132
    8.60
    109
    33. Breast Cancer
    5.17
    180
    10.81
    147
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    5.00
    88
    2.80
    141
    35. Asthma
    4.98
    77
    5.75
    75
    36. Liver Cancer
    4.89
    107
    2.98
    164
    37. Oral Cancer
    3.95
    75
    1.53
    170
    38. Fires
    3.92
    50
    2.13
    75
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.37
    166
    8.48
    86
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.14
    148
    4.00
    112
    41. Lymphomas
    2.97
    146
    6.33
    56
    42. Trypanosomiasis
    2.75
    3
    0.00
    83
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.73
    76
    1.56
    102
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.54
    90
    8.62
    22
    45. Epilepsy
    2.43
    59
    0.73
    165
    46. Schistosomiasis
    2.42
    36
    0.00
    114
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    103
    1.21
    149
    48. Uterin Cancer
    2.23
    87
    0.83
    171
    49. Stomach Cancer
    2.11
    176
    15.44
    16
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    43
    0.95
    58
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Tuberculosis
    1,487
    11.00
    855
    0.25
    2. HIV/AIDS
    1,475
    10.91
    4,040
    1.20
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,134
    8.39
    10,064
    3.00
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,047
    7.75
    96,169
    28.62
    5. Stroke
    776
    5.74
    31,283
    9.31
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    631
    4.67
    1,767
    0.53
    7. Liver Disease
    504
    3.73
    4,108
    1.22
    8. Low Birth Weight
    479
    3.54
    4,663
    1.39
    9. Malaria
    447
    3.31
    0
    0.00
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    439
    3.25
    21,831
    6.50
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    400
    2.96
    20,494
    6.10
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    394
    2.91
    14,842
    4.42
    13. Birth Trauma
    338
    2.50
    2,662
    0.79
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    289
    2.14
    4,090
    1.22
    15. Malnutrition
    288
    2.13
    220
    0.07
    16. Hypertension
    259
    1.92
    19,428
    5.78
    17. Measles
    255
    1.89
    6
    0.00
    18. Lung Disease
    228
    1.69
    10,378
    3.09
    19. Meningitis
    184
    1.36
    694
    0.21
    20. Violence
    174
    1.29
    3,613
    1.08
    21. Other Injuries
    162
    1.20
    2,573
    0.77
    22. Falls
    153
    1.13
    2,206
    0.66
    23. Kidney Disease
    152
    1.12
    10,143
    3.02
    24. Drownings
    152
    1.12
    778
    0.23
    25. Maternal Conditions
    146
    1.08
    225
    0.07
    26. Suicide
    140
    1.04
    3,259
    0.97
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    99
    0.73
    1,822
    0.54
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    84
    0.62
    1,686
    0.50
    29. Skin Disease
    80
    0.59
    470
    0.14
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    74
    0.55
    1,517
    0.45
    31. Lung Cancers
    67
    0.50
    4,977
    1.48
    32. Asthma
    64
    0.47
    3,077
    0.92
    33. Liver Cancer
    63
    0.47
    1,720
    0.51
    34. Fires
    61
    0.45
    1,506
    0.45
    35. Trypanosomiasis
    52
    0.38
    0
    0.00
    36. Prostate Cancer
    50
    0.37
    2,542
    0.76
    37. Epilepsy
    48
    0.36
    529
    0.16
    38. Lymphomas
    46
    0.34
    3,887
    1.16
    39. Oral Cancer
    46
    0.34
    954
    0.28
    40. Cervical Cancer
    44
    0.33
    365
    0.11
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    44
    0.33
    5,165
    1.54
    42. Breast Cancer
    35
    0.26
    3,635
    1.08
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    34
    0.25
    867
    0.26
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    31
    0.23
    4,987
    1.48
    45. Schistosomiasis
    30
    0.22
    0
    0.00
    46. Hepatitis B
    28
    0.21
    590
    0.18
    47. Other Neoplasms
    28
    0.21
    766
    0.23
    48. Stomach Cancer
    26
    0.19
    8,640
    2.57
    49. Appendicitis
    23
    0.17
    218
    0.06
    50. Alcohol
    21
    0.16
    110
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    10.38
    135
    9.72
    140
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.24
    100
    1.19
    177
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.76
    132
    8.60
    109
    4. Breast Cancer
    5.17
    180
    10.81
    147
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.89
    107
    2.98
    164
    6. Oral Cancer
    3.95
    75
    1.53
    170
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.37
    166
    8.48
    86
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.14
    148
    4.00
    112
    9. Lymphomas
    2.97
    146
    6.33
    56
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.54
    90
    8.62
    22
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.23
    87
    0.83
    171
    12. Stomach Cancer
    2.11
    176
    15.44
    16
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    101
    4.84
    13
    14. Leukemia
    1.24
    169
    5.13
    24
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.19
    163
    2.28
    124
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.05
    130
    0.74
    150
    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.