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Compare Germany and DR Congo 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.9
    72.3
    69.5
    19
    21
    18
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    67.4
    73.7
    70.5
    23
    23
    23
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    69.4
    76.1
    72.6
    27
    20
    26
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    72.0
    78.6
    75.2
    25
    19
    22
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    74.8
    80.9
    78.0
    23
    16
    18
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    77.5
    82.6
    80.1
    21
    22
    22
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    78.7
    83.3
    81.0
    25
    24
    26
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.3
    25
    24
     
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    78.9
    83.5
    25
    24
     
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
     
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    79.0
    83.6
    25
    24
     
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    79.1
    83.7
    25
    24
     
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    79.2
    83.7
    26
    24
     
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    79.3
    83.8
    26
    24
     
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    79.5
    83.9
    26
    25
     
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    79.7
    84.0
    27
    25
     
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.1
    28
    26
     
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    80.3
    84.4
    29
    27
     
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    80.9
    84.8
    29
    26
     
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    81.8
    85.3
    28
    27
     
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    83.1
    86.1
    29
    25
     
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    84.4
    86.9
    30
    28
     
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    86.1
    88.1
    29
    33
     
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.4
    39
    45
     
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.5
    50
    54
     
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    83.78
    139
     
    82.42
    140
    2. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
     
    1.26
    177
    3. Stroke
    25.61
    174
     
    110.84
    56
    4. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
     
    15.18
    111
    5. Lung Disease
    20.01
    109
     
    34.27
    37
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.99
    97
     
    17.36
    96
    7. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
     
    34.72
    23
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
     
    5.06
    134
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    11.22
    151
     
    19.53
    116
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    10.86
    163
     
    128.08
    20
    11. Liver Disease
    10.09
    128
     
    25.03
    53
    12. Suicide
    9.29
    104
     
    12.22
    56
    13. Kidney Disease
    9.18
    131
     
    7.55
    153
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
     
    1.11
    157
    15. Hypertension
    8.68
    127
     
    31.76
    20
    16. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
     
    4.21
    113
    17. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
     
    5.62
    90
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
     
    3.37
    129
    19. Falls
    5.72
    83
     
    5.26
    90
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    5.18
    96
     
    20.11
    8
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.77
    113
     
    5.80
    85
    22. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
     
    2.31
    144
    23. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
     
    10.30
    37
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    4.24
    12
     
    0.49
    160
    25. Alcohol
    4.05
    20
     
    1.33
    108
    26. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
     
    4.35
    58
    27. Other Neoplasms
    3.62
    57
     
    2.90
    85
    28. Other Injuries
    3.61
    169
     
    14.74
    41
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.54
    170
     
    36.88
    21
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
     
    6.06
    31
    31. Congenital Anomalies
    3.15
    163
     
    13.19
    29
    32. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
     
    1.64
    108
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
     
    1.99
    91
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.62
    105
     
    61.01
    25
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
     
    2.23
    49
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
     
    27.01
    15
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.86
    157
     
    24.39
    15
    38. Drug Use
    1.84
    62
     
    0.91
    114
    39. Epilepsy
    1.83
    85
     
    5.97
    22
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.31
    118
     
    5.95
    22
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.18
    146
     
    7.93
    26
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    7
     
    0.06
    165
    43. Violence
    0.69
    177
     
    14.82
    24
    44. Skin Disease
    0.68
    136
     
    2.55
    67
    45. Asthma
    0.67
    165
     
    17.72
    22
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.45
    165
     
    19.33
    15
    47. Drownings
    0.43
    175
     
    9.37
    25
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.40
    137
     
    36.40
    36
    49. Fires
    0.31
    169
     
    6.30
    31
    50. Anemia
    0.31
    95
     
    13.19
    9
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Germany GERMANY   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    184,456
    25.22
     
    24,108
    3.59
    2. Stroke
    57,039
    7.80
     
    33,913
    5.05
    3. Lung Cancers
    46,881
    6.41
     
    417
    0.06
    4. Lung Disease
    43,056
    5.89
     
    10,391
    1.55
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    41,032
    5.61
     
    4,461
    0.66
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28,951
    3.96
     
    1,781
    0.27
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    24,099
    3.30
     
    6,268
    0.93
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23,385
    3.20
     
    84,332
    12.55
    9. Kidney Disease
    21,156
    2.89
     
    3,172
    0.47
    10. Hypertension
    20,240
    2.77
     
    9,405
    1.40
    11. Breast Cancer
    19,829
    2.71
     
    3,056
    0.45
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    17,178
    2.35
     
    405
    0.06
    13. Prostate Cancer
    15,107
    2.07
     
    4,065
    0.61
    14. Liver Disease
    14,820
    2.03
     
    9,466
    1.41
    15. Falls
    12,280
    1.68
     
    2,634
    0.39
    16. Lymphomas
    12,117
    1.66
     
    1,665
    0.25
    17. Stomach Cancer
    10,956
    1.50
     
    2,028
    0.30
    18. Suicide
    10,816
    1.48
     
    7,577
    1.13
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    10,130
    1.39
     
    131
    0.02
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    9,227
    1.26
     
    16,810
    2.50
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    8,814
    1.21
     
    2,681
    0.40
    22. Leukemia
    8,720
    1.19
     
    1,000
    0.15
    23. Liver Cancer
    7,958
    1.09
     
    3,912
    0.58
    24. Other Neoplasms
    7,615
    1.04
     
    1,220
    0.18
    25. Bladder Cancer
    6,440
    0.88
     
    497
    0.07
    26. Other Injuries
    6,297
    0.86
     
    11,821
    1.76
    27. Oral Cancer
    6,103
    0.83
     
    1,473
    0.22
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    5,993
    0.82
     
    1,937
    0.29
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,964
    0.82
     
    51,222
    7.62
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,693
    0.78
     
    625
    0.09
    31. Alcohol
    5,219
    0.71
     
    611
    0.09
    32. Skin Cancers
    4,185
    0.57
     
    717
    0.11
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,428
    0.47
     
    25,899
    3.86
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,920
    0.40
     
    2,553
    0.38
    35. Epilepsy
    2,859
    0.39
     
    4,465
    0.66
    36. Uterin Cancer
    2,642
    0.36
     
    316
    0.05
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,448
    0.33
     
    2,943
    0.44
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1,902
    0.26
     
    5,178
    0.77
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    1,820
    0.25
     
    18,222
    2.71
    40. Drug Use
    1,627
    0.22
     
    543
    0.08
    41. Skin Disease
    1,461
    0.20
     
    1,033
    0.15
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,401
    0.19
     
    26
    0.00
    43. Asthma
    1,171
    0.16
     
    7,016
    1.04
    44. Low Birth Weight
    712
    0.10
     
    38,204
    5.69
    45. Anemia
    710
    0.10
     
    7,561
    1.13
    46. Violence
    599
    0.08
     
    10,322
    1.54
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    470
    0.06
     
    103
    0.02
    48. Drownings
    448
    0.06
     
    9,325
    1.39
    49. Fires
    413
    0.06
     
    5,142
    0.77
    50. HIV/AIDS
    412
    0.06
     
    20,526
    3.06
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Germany GERMANY   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.45
    28
     
    1.26
    177
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.94
    47
     
    15.18
    111
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.73
    94
     
    34.72
    23
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.64
    40
     
    5.06
    134
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.97
    16
     
    1.11
    157
    6. Lymphomas
    6.13
    62
     
    4.21
    113
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.82
    83
     
    5.62
    90
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.81
    45
     
    3.37
    129
    9. Leukemia
    4.62
    51
     
    2.31
    144
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.24
    123
     
    10.30
    37
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.91
    70
     
    4.35
    58
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.52
    61
     
    6.06
    31
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.04
    58
     
    1.64
    108
    14. Uterin Cancer
    2.86
    61
     
    1.99
    91
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.35
    45
     
    2.23
    49
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.06
    156
     
    27.01
    15
     
     
     
    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.