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Gabon
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Gabon and Norway 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.

Norway
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Gabon Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
           
    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
     
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
     
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
     
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
     
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    59.5
    60.7
    60.1
    130
    136
    133
     
    75.7
    81.3
    78.5
    12
    10
    12
    2010
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
     
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
    2016
    64.8
    68.2
    66.4
    130
    138
    134
     
    80.6
    84.3
    82.5
    7
    12
    10
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.8
    68.2
    130
    138
    80.6
    84.3
    7
    12
    Age 5
    68.2
    71.1
    130
    138
    80.8
    84.5
    8
    12
    Age 10
    68.7
    71.4
    130
    139
    80.8
    84.5
    9
    13
    Age 15
    69.5
    72.1
    120
    137
    80.9
    84.5
    10
    13
    Age 20
    70.0
    72.5
    118
    139
    81.0
    84.6
    9
    13
    Age 25
    70.8
    72.9
    115
    138
    81.1
    84.6
    8
    12
    Age 30
    71.5
    73.5
    112
    137
    81.3
    84.7
    8
    13
    Age 35
    72.2
    74.2
    111
    135
    81.5
    84.8
    8
    13
    Age 40
    73.0
    75.2
    108
    131
    81.7
    84.9
    8
    13
    Age 45
    73.9
    76.1
    106
    127
    81.9
    85.1
    7
    13
    Age 50
    74.9
    77.0
    102
    124
    82.2
    85.3
    7
    13
    Age 55
    76.1
    78.1
    97
    118
    82.6
    85.6
    8
    14
    Age 60
    77.5
    79.1
    98
    118
    83.2
    86.1
    9
    15
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.4
    101
    119
    84.1
    86.7
    12
    15
    Age 70
    81.0
    82.0
    101
    121
    85.1
    87.5
    14
    16
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.1
    103
    117
    86.5
    88.5
    19
    18
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.7
    105
    113
    88.4
    90.0
    27
    25
    Age 85
    89.4
    89.8
    104
    112
    90.8
    91.9
    36
    38
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    109.83
    9
    0.14
    174
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    93.95
    130
    46.57
    173
    3. HIV/AIDS
    90.45
    20
    0.14
    164
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    74.01
    47
    13.09
    142
    5. Stroke
    68.90
    95
    20.89
    174
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    41.65
    42
    1.07
    137
    7. Liver Disease
    40.25
    18
    2.73
    179
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    36.85
    26
    24.39
    95
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    34.84
    76
    5.99
    170
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.47
    63
    2.54
    178
    11. Hypertension
    23.31
    26
    2.11
    177
    12. Malaria
    21.42
    32
    0.00
    144
    13. Lung Disease
    20.39
    111
    22.36
    97
    14. Malnutrition
    17.83
    29
    0.77
    109
    15. Low Birth Weight
    15.46
    41
    0.73
    182
    16. Kidney Disease
    12.42
    112
    3.70
    176
    17. Falls
    11.90
    40
    4.91
    95
    18. Birth Trauma
    10.89
    50
    0.55
    159
    19. Prostate Cancer
    10.38
    135
    22.76
    52
    20. Meningitis
    9.99
    39
    0.17
    170
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    9.69
    42
    2.82
    170
    22. Suicide
    9.56
    84
    10.07
    76
    23. Other Injuries
    9.27
    69
    5.38
    128
    24. Violence
    8.89
    61
    0.57
    177
    25. Measles
    8.27
    6
    0.00
    158
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.86
    47
    2.27
    169
    27. Maternal Conditions
    7.39
    46
    0.05
    171
    28. Cervical Cancer
    7.24
    100
    2.28
    151
    29. Drownings
    6.94
    35
    0.88
    156
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.14
    57
    1.29
    141
    31. Skin Disease
    6.11
    14
    0.84
    128
    32. Lung Cancers
    5.76
    132
    23.64
    42
    33. Breast Cancer
    5.17
    180
    13.76
    124
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    5.00
    88
    3.20
    129
    35. Asthma
    4.98
    77
    0.69
    155
    36. Liver Cancer
    4.89
    107
    2.60
    172
    37. Oral Cancer
    3.95
    75
    1.65
    161
    38. Fires
    3.92
    50
    0.66
    138
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.37
    166
    16.57
    21
    40. Ovary Cancer
    3.14
    148
    6.22
    26
    41. Lymphomas
    2.97
    146
    6.22
    63
    42. Trypanosomiasis
    2.75
    3
    0.00
    125
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.73
    76
    0.47
    164
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.54
    90
    2.50
    92
    45. Epilepsy
    2.43
    59
    1.32
    114
    46. Schistosomiasis
    2.42
    36
    0.00
    143
    47. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    103
    2.34
    108
    48. Uterin Cancer
    2.23
    87
    2.73
    71
    49. Stomach Cancer
    2.11
    176
    3.50
    141
    50. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    43
    0.03
    181
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Tuberculosis
    1,487
    11.00
    16
    0.05
    2. HIV/AIDS
    1,475
    10.91
    9
    0.03
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,134
    8.39
    1,910
    5.57
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,047
    7.75
    5,969
    17.42
    5. Stroke
    776
    5.74
    2,742
    8.00
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    631
    4.67
    146
    0.43
    7. Liver Disease
    504
    3.73
    223
    0.65
    8. Low Birth Weight
    479
    3.54
    25
    0.07
    9. Malaria
    447
    3.31
    0
    0.00
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    439
    3.25
    156
    0.46
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    400
    2.96
    3,659
    10.68
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    394
    2.91
    681
    1.99
    13. Birth Trauma
    338
    2.50
    19
    0.06
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    289
    2.14
    147
    0.43
    15. Malnutrition
    288
    2.13
    117
    0.34
    16. Hypertension
    259
    1.92
    288
    0.84
    17. Measles
    255
    1.89
    0
    0.00
    18. Lung Disease
    228
    1.69
    2,633
    7.68
    19. Meningitis
    184
    1.36
    13
    0.04
    20. Violence
    174
    1.29
    32
    0.09
    21. Other Injuries
    162
    1.20
    688
    2.01
    22. Falls
    153
    1.13
    641
    1.87
    23. Kidney Disease
    152
    1.12
    516
    1.51
    24. Drownings
    152
    1.12
    59
    0.17
    25. Maternal Conditions
    146
    1.08
    3
    0.01
    26. Suicide
    140
    1.04
    639
    1.86
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    99
    0.73
    227
    0.66
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    84
    0.62
    344
    1.00
    29. Skin Disease
    80
    0.59
    117
    0.34
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    74
    0.55
    154
    0.45
    31. Lung Cancers
    67
    0.50
    2,293
    6.69
    32. Asthma
    64
    0.47
    84
    0.25
    33. Liver Cancer
    63
    0.47
    246
    0.72
    34. Fires
    61
    0.45
    50
    0.15
    35. Trypanosomiasis
    52
    0.38
    0
    0.00
    36. Prostate Cancer
    50
    0.37
    1,176
    3.43
    37. Epilepsy
    48
    0.36
    99
    0.29
    38. Lymphomas
    46
    0.34
    655
    1.91
    39. Oral Cancer
    46
    0.34
    156
    0.46
    40. Cervical Cancer
    44
    0.33
    116
    0.34
    41. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    44
    0.33
    1,757
    5.13
    42. Breast Cancer
    35
    0.26
    705
    2.06
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    34
    0.25
    59
    0.17
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    31
    0.23
    241
    0.70
    45. Schistosomiasis
    30
    0.22
    0
    0.00
    46. Hepatitis B
    28
    0.21
    3
    0.01
    47. Other Neoplasms
    28
    0.21
    296
    0.86
    48. Stomach Cancer
    26
    0.19
    353
    1.03
    49. Appendicitis
    23
    0.17
    11
    0.03
    50. Alcohol
    21
    0.16
    249
    0.73
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Gabon GABON   Norway NORWAY
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    10.38
    135
    22.76
    52
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.24
    100
    2.28
    151
    3. Lung Cancers
    5.76
    132
    23.64
    42
    4. Breast Cancer
    5.17
    180
    13.76
    124
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.89
    107
    2.60
    172
    6. Oral Cancer
    3.95
    75
    1.65
    161
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.37
    166
    16.57
    21
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.14
    148
    6.22
    26
    9. Lymphomas
    2.97
    146
    6.22
    63
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.54
    90
    2.50
    92
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.23
    87
    2.73
    71
    12. Stomach Cancer
    2.11
    176
    3.50
    141
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.87
    101
    3.01
    59
    14. Leukemia
    1.24
    169
    3.59
    108
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.19
    163
    7.78
    30
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.05
    130
    4.36
    4
    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.