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Iraq
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 Iraq 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.

DR Congo
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
Iraq Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.95
    19
    82.42
    140
    2. War
    117.30
    2
    0.00
    81
    3. Stroke
    94.27
    76
    110.84
    56
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.12
    56
    19.53
    116
    5. Kidney Disease
    26.26
    36
    7.55
    153
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    25.24
    40
    17.36
    96
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22.66
    122
    128.08
    20
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.34
    69
    36.88
    21
    9. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    15.18
    111
    10. Violence
    14.52
    26
    14.82
    24
    11. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    1.26
    177
    12. Hypertension
    13.14
    97
    31.76
    20
    13. Low Birth Weight
    12.90
    55
    24.39
    15
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    11.02
    46
    13.19
    29
    15. Lung Disease
    8.56
    179
    34.27
    37
    16. Other Neoplasms
    8.45
    3
    2.90
    85
    17. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    4.21
    113
    18. Birth Trauma
    8.31
    65
    19.33
    15
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.20
    51
    5.80
    85
    20. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.64
    108
    21. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    2.31
    144
    22. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    34.72
    23
    23. Liver Disease
    5.96
    155
    25.03
    53
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    5.06
    134
    25. Other Injuries
    5.76
    130
    14.74
    41
    26. Tuberculosis
    5.48
    90
    123.54
    8
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.35
    74
    61.01
    25
    28. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    5.62
    90
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    4.41
    109
    20.11
    8
    30. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    10.30
    37
    31. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    3.37
    129
    32. Suicide
    4.03
    158
    12.22
    56
    33. Asthma
    3.33
    101
    17.72
    22
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    1.11
    157
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.99
    76
    5.95
    22
    36. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    4.35
    58
    37. Falls
    2.36
    159
    5.26
    90
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.01
    76
    24.90
    16
    39. Drug Use
    1.81
    63
    0.91
    114
    40. Meningitis
    1.80
    77
    19.51
    21
    41. Fires
    1.76
    85
    6.30
    31
    42. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    27.01
    15
    43. Drownings
    1.41
    142
    9.37
    25
    44. Encephalitis
    1.30
    45
    1.09
    58
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    6.06
    31
    46. Malnutrition
    0.93
    109
    24.30
    10
    47. Epilepsy
    0.92
    151
    5.97
    22
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    154
    7.93
    26
    49. Skin Disease
    0.80
    133
    2.55
    67
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    2.23
    49
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. War
    39,448
    22.40
    0
    0.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    32,582
    18.50
    24,108
    3.59
    3. Stroke
    14,315
    8.13
    33,913
    5.05
    4. Low Birth Weight
    8,339
    4.73
    38,204
    5.69
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,218
    4.67
    84,332
    12.55
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,476
    3.68
    25,899
    3.86
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,382
    3.62
    6,268
    0.93
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    6,274
    3.56
    18,222
    2.71
    9. Birth Trauma
    5,372
    3.05
    30,270
    4.51
    10. Violence
    4,624
    2.63
    10,322
    1.54
    11. Kidney Disease
    4,273
    2.43
    3,172
    0.47
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,441
    1.95
    4,461
    0.66
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,524
    1.43
    51,222
    7.62
    14. Lung Cancers
    2,285
    1.30
    417
    0.06
    15. Breast Cancer
    2,173
    1.23
    3,056
    0.45
    16. Hypertension
    1,993
    1.13
    9,405
    1.40
    17. Other Injuries
    1,812
    1.03
    11,821
    1.76
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,771
    1.01
    2,681
    0.40
    19. Leukemia
    1,737
    0.99
    1,000
    0.15
    20. Lymphomas
    1,598
    0.91
    1,665
    0.25
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,589
    0.90
    1,220
    0.18
    22. Lung Disease
    1,261
    0.72
    10,391
    1.55
    23. Bladder Cancer
    1,125
    0.64
    497
    0.07
    24. Liver Disease
    1,124
    0.64
    9,466
    1.41
    25. Suicide
    1,109
    0.63
    7,577
    1.13
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,066
    0.61
    16,810
    2.50
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,015
    0.58
    1,781
    0.27
    28. Tuberculosis
    952
    0.54
    48,276
    7.19
    29. Stomach Cancer
    903
    0.51
    2,028
    0.30
    30. Liver Cancer
    693
    0.39
    3,912
    0.58
    31. Maternal Conditions
    679
    0.39
    16,040
    2.39
    32. Meningitis
    621
    0.35
    18,627
    2.77
    33. Falls
    612
    0.35
    2,634
    0.39
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    601
    0.34
    2,553
    0.38
    35. Fires
    582
    0.33
    5,142
    0.77
    36. Drownings
    568
    0.32
    9,325
    1.39
    37. Asthma
    566
    0.32
    7,016
    1.04
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    491
    0.28
    405
    0.06
    39. Drug Use
    457
    0.26
    543
    0.08
    40. Oral Cancer
    443
    0.25
    1,473
    0.22
    41. Prostate Cancer
    432
    0.25
    4,065
    0.61
    42. Ovary Cancer
    406
    0.23
    625
    0.09
    43. Encephalitis
    370
    0.21
    947
    0.14
    44. Malnutrition
    306
    0.17
    22,512
    3.35
    45. Epilepsy
    294
    0.17
    4,465
    0.66
    46. Pertussis
    243
    0.14
    3,819
    0.57
    47. Leishmaniasis
    227
    0.13
    3
    0.00
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    190
    0.11
    1,937
    0.29
    49. Skin Disease
    181
    0.10
    1,033
    0.15
    50. Poisonings
    180
    0.10
    2,802
    0.42
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Iraq IRAQ   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.97
    32
    15.18
    111
    2. Lung Cancers
    14.15
    84
    1.26
    177
    3. Lymphomas
    8.32
    11
    4.21
    113
    4. Bladder Cancer
    7.39
    3
    1.64
    108
    5. Leukemia
    7.22
    2
    2.31
    144
    6. Prostate Cancer
    7.02
    152
    34.72
    23
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.79
    121
    5.06
    134
    8. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    100
    5.62
    90
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.25
    122
    10.30
    37
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.12
    95
    3.37
    129
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.99
    101
    1.11
    157
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.59
    99
    4.35
    58
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.62
    171
    27.01
    15
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.15
    147
    6.06
    31
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    148
    2.23
    49
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.59
    175
    1.99
    91
    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.