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Compare Japan and Central African Republic 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
     
      Japan JAPAN   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
     
    36.2
    41.2
    38.7
    159
    146
    156
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    40.2
    45.2
    42.6
    160
    148
    154
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    45.1
    50.4
    47.7
    157
    147
    153
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    47.3
    52.5
    49.8
    165
    159
    163
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    44.9
    47.1
    46.0
    177
    178
    178
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    47.9
    50.5
    49.2
    181
    181
    181
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    51.7
    54.4
    53.0
    182
    182
    182
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
     
    51.7
    54.4
    182
    182
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    59.4
    61.5
    182
    180
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    60.4
    62.5
    180
    180
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
     
    60.8
    62.9
    181
    180
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    61.8
    63.7
    181
    180
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
     
    63.1
    64.7
    180
    180
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
     
    64.5
    65.8
    180
    180
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
     
    66.0
    67.2
    179
    180
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
     
    67.7
    69.1
    177
    180
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
     
    69.7
    71.2
    177
    179
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
     
    71.6
    73.1
    177
    179
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
     
    73.5
    74.9
    168
    172
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
     
    75.4
    76.5
    160
    170
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
     
    77.4
    78.3
    157
    169
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
     
    79.7
    80.4
    157
    168
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
     
    82.3
    82.9
    155
    164
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
     
    85.4
    85.8
    150
    159
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
     
    88.9
    89.3
    149
    148
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
     
    110.11
    101
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
     
    163.65
    7
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
     
    155.11
    13
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    1.53
    169
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    3.90
    154
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
     
    19.64
    13
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    2.47
    166
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
     
    41.66
    21
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    19.55
    59
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    0.92
    164
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.97
    79
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
     
    10.50
    118
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    26.08
    41
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
     
    21.14
    63
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
     
    31.65
    31
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
     
    21.61
    12
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    6.40
    54
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
     
    31.82
    81
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    2.33
    95
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    4.38
    88
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
     
    3.68
    54
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
     
    35.05
    29
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    2.96
    125
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
     
    20.08
    9
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    16.63
    45
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
     
    12.79
    9
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
     
    7.85
    54
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
     
    14.94
    13
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
     
    6.02
    80
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    4.89
    41
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    0.97
    157
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    1.26
    132
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
     
    0.61
    143
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
     
    36.09
    6
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
     
    12.73
    2
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
     
    72.84
    18
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
     
    104.00
    7
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
     
    26.87
    5
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
     
    7.44
    14
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
     
    30.00
    4
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    1.84
    69
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
     
    9.15
    6
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
     
    2.98
    61
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
     
    0.33
    68
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
     
    8.29
    7
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
     
    28.47
    4
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
     
    1.00
    109
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
     
    4.53
    4
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
     
    13.90
    28
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
     
    1.56
    43
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Japan JAPAN   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
     
    2,685
    4.31
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
     
    6,957
    11.18
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
     
    3,899
    6.26
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
     
    40
    0.06
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
     
    67
    0.11
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
     
    111
    0.18
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
     
    1,016
    1.63
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
     
    328
    0.53
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
     
    25
    0.04
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
     
    181
    0.29
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
     
    462
    0.74
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
     
    851
    1.37
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
     
    1,050
    1.69
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
     
    940
    1.51
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
     
    216
    0.35
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
     
    832
    1.34
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
     
    305
    0.49
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
     
    252
    0.40
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
     
    60
    0.10
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
     
    107
    0.17
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
     
    937
    1.51
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
     
    95
    0.15
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
     
    14
    0.02
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
     
    24
    0.04
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
     
    211
    0.34
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
     
    736
    1.18
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
     
    139
    0.22
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
     
    260
    0.42
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
     
    1,561
    2.51
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
     
    66
    0.11
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
     
    880
    1.41
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
     
    243
    0.39
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
     
    2,150
    3.45
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
     
    375
    0.60
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
     
    17
    0.03
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
     
    4,872
    7.83
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
     
    242
    0.39
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
     
    803
    1.29
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
     
    1,091
    1.75
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
     
    1,491
    2.40
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
     
    47
    0.08
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
     
    88
    0.14
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
     
    9
    0.01
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
     
    448
    0.72
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
     
    397
    0.64
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
     
    611
    0.98
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
     
    55
    0.09
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
     
    4
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
     
    43
    0.07
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
     
    242
    0.39
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Japan JAPAN   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
     
    1.53
    169
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
     
    3.90
    154
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
     
    2.47
    166
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
     
    19.55
    59
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
     
    0.92
    164
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
     
    5.97
    79
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
     
    26.08
    41
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
     
    6.40
    54
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
     
    2.33
    95
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
     
    4.38
    88
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
     
    2.96
    125
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
     
    16.63
    45
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
     
    4.89
    41
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
     
    0.97
    157
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
     
    1.26
    132
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
     
    1.84
    69
     
     
     
    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.