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Ireland
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 Ireland and 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.

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
Ireland Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.9
    71.6
    69.7
    10
    26
    17
     
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
    1970
    68.8
    73.5
    71.1
    14
    26
    18
     
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
    1980
    70.1
    75.4
    72.7
    20
    27
    25
     
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
    1990
    71.9
    77.4
    74.6
    27
    26
    28
     
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
    2000
    73.8
    79.0
    76.4
    30
    31
    30
     
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
    2010
    78.4
    82.8
    80.6
    14
    19
    16
     
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
    2016
    79.7
    83.4
    81.5
    16
    22
    18
     
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.4
    16
    22
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    Age 5
    79.9
    83.6
    18
    23
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    Age 10
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    Age 15
    80.0
    83.6
    18
    23
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    Age 20
    80.1
    83.7
    18
    23
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    Age 25
    80.3
    83.8
    16
    23
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    Age 30
    80.5
    83.8
    16
    23
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    Age 35
    80.8
    83.9
    15
    23
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    Age 40
    81.0
    84.1
    15
    23
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    Age 45
    81.2
    84.2
    16
    24
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    Age 50
    81.6
    84.5
    16
    25
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    Age 55
    82.1
    84.8
    16
    25
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    Age 60
    82.8
    85.3
    16
    26
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    Age 65
    83.6
    85.9
    20
    30
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    Age 70
    84.6
    86.8
    24
    31
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.8
    30
    37
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    Age 80
    87.9
    89.2
    45
    48
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.4
    57
    58
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    60.62
    159
    112.91
    111
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.76
    79
    31.88
    51
    3. Lung Cancers
    25.88
    30
    1.63
    172
    4. Lung Disease
    23.72
    83
    26.70
    72
    5. Stroke
    21.34
    173
    82.34
    76
    6. Breast Cancer
    21.17
    34
    14.73
    110
    7. Prostate Cancer
    16.21
    97
    37.79
    19
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.49
    35
    4.39
    150
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.04
    143
    74.29
    46
    10. Suicide
    10.86
    66
    9.28
    88
    11. Ovary Cancer
    7.57
    9
    2.92
    154
    12. Lymphomas
    6.91
    43
    2.93
    147
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.87
    163
    28.89
    95
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.83
    40
    1.13
    168
    15. Kidney Disease
    5.71
    158
    10.80
    125
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.58
    34
    1.11
    160
    17. Liver Disease
    5.10
    168
    32.38
    28
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    4.80
    1
    1.55
    145
    19. Stomach Cancer
    4.78
    112
    2.71
    162
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.25
    143
    9.60
    47
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    128
    8.53
    47
    22. Leukemia
    3.98
    79
    2.37
    145
    23. Drug Use
    3.88
    14
    1.01
    100
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    117
    4.84
    91
    25. Falls
    3.44
    127
    10.67
    44
    26. Skin Cancers
    3.36
    17
    1.89
    70
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.32
    143
    6.64
    62
    28. Uterin Cancer
    3.12
    51
    0.83
    172
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.08
    141
    12.65
    66
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    55
    0.56
    179
    31. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.01
    172
    29.87
    39
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.88
    88
    1.88
    125
    33. Other Injuries
    2.76
    177
    9.42
    67
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.55
    112
    1.60
    165
    35. Hypertension
    2.04
    179
    22.46
    29
    36. Low Birth Weight
    1.43
    163
    15.34
    42
    37. Alcohol
    1.36
    113
    1.47
    107
    38. Epilepsy
    1.26
    119
    2.45
    56
    39. Drownings
    1.12
    150
    6.57
    39
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.10
    4
    0.07
    154
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.95
    150
    8.15
    31
    42. Violence
    0.84
    166
    11.22
    38
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.77
    17
    0.30
    78
    44. Asthma
    0.65
    157
    7.43
    68
    45. Skin Disease
    0.63
    138
    5.17
    32
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.62
    153
    3.55
    63
    47. Fires
    0.55
    144
    4.40
    44
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.53
    160
    86.68
    20
    49. Encephalitis
    0.37
    163
    0.48
    137
    50. Birth Trauma
    0.35
    173
    11.21
    47
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,070
    19.60
    2,402
    6.85
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,506
    9.69
    563
    1.61
    3. Lung Disease
    2,029
    7.84
    570
    1.63
    4. Lung Cancers
    1,930
    7.46
    39
    0.11
    5. Stroke
    1,845
    7.13
    1,815
    5.18
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,176
    4.55
    2,814
    8.03
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,113
    4.30
    119
    0.34
    8. Breast Cancer
    806
    3.12
    212
    0.60
    9. Prostate Cancer
    579
    2.24
    337
    0.96
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    572
    2.21
    659
    1.88
    11. Suicide
    543
    2.10
    301
    0.86
    12. Lymphomas
    525
    2.03
    80
    0.23
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    517
    2.00
    29
    0.08
    14. Kidney Disease
    501
    1.94
    275
    0.78
    15. Parkinson's Disease
    426
    1.65
    29
    0.08
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    415
    1.60
    27
    0.08
    17. Stomach Cancer
    360
    1.39
    70
    0.20
    18. Liver Disease
    322
    1.24
    896
    2.56
    19. Liver Cancer
    301
    1.16
    251
    0.72
    20. Leukemia
    296
    1.14
    67
    0.19
    21. Ovary Cancer
    289
    1.12
    38
    0.11
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    259
    1.00
    214
    0.61
    23. Falls
    259
    1.00
    283
    0.81
    24. Skin Cancers
    253
    0.98
    45
    0.13
    25. Bladder Cancer
    249
    0.96
    14
    0.04
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    234
    0.90
    181
    0.52
    27. Other Neoplasms
    231
    0.89
    57
    0.16
    28. Other Injuries
    196
    0.76
    419
    1.20
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    192
    0.74
    860
    2.45
    30. Drug Use
    182
    0.70
    39
    0.11
    31. Hypertension
    182
    0.70
    476
    1.36
    32. Oral Cancer
    180
    0.70
    41
    0.12
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    147
    0.57
    1,388
    3.96
    34. Uterin Cancer
    115
    0.44
    10
    0.03
    35. Cervical Cancer
    113
    0.44
    167
    0.48
    36. Alcohol
    78
    0.30
    48
    0.14
    37. Epilepsy
    76
    0.29
    121
    0.35
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    76
    0.29
    2
    0.01
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    76
    0.29
    203
    0.58
    40. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    64
    0.25
    7
    0.02
    41. Drownings
    58
    0.22
    403
    1.15
    42. Low Birth Weight
    56
    0.22
    1,432
    4.09
    43. Skin Disease
    54
    0.21
    154
    0.44
    44. Asthma
    52
    0.20
    204
    0.58
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    50
    0.19
    98
    0.28
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    46
    0.18
    2,734
    7.80
    47. Violence
    40
    0.15
    521
    1.49
    48. Fires
    35
    0.14
    173
    0.49
    49. Encephalitis
    29
    0.11
    23
    0.07
    50. Anemia
    28
    0.11
    5
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ireland IRELAND   Congo CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.88
    30
    1.63
    172
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.17
    34
    14.73
    110
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.21
    97
    37.79
    19
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.49
    35
    4.39
    150
    5. Ovary Cancer
    7.57
    9
    2.92
    154
    6. Lymphomas
    6.91
    43
    2.93
    147
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.83
    40
    1.13
    168
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.58
    34
    1.11
    160
    9. Stomach Cancer
    4.78
    112
    2.71
    162
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.99
    128
    8.53
    47
    11. Leukemia
    3.98
    79
    2.37
    145
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.36
    17
    1.89
    70
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.12
    51
    0.83
    172
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.08
    141
    12.65
    66
    15. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    55
    0.56
    179
    16. Oral Cancer
    2.55
    112
    1.60
    165
    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.