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Japan
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 Japan 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
Japan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    65.3
    70.1
    67.7
    31
    35
    35
     
    44.8
    49.4
    47.1
    116
    99
    106
    1970
    69.4
    74.7
    72.0
    9
    13
    10
     
    51.6
    56.0
    53.8
    107
    100
    105
    1980
    73.6
    78.8
    76.1
    1
    5
    1
     
    54.1
    58.5
    56.3
    123
    121
    122
    1990
    75.9
    81.9
    78.8
    1
    1
    1
     
    54.4
    59.5
    56.9
    145
    137
    140
    2000
    77.6
    84.5
    81.1
    2
    1
    1
     
    51.9
    54.0
    52.9
    152
    153
    152
    2010
    79.5
    86.3
    83.0
    5
    1
    1
     
    60.7
    63.2
    62.0
    141
    147
    144
    2016
    81.1
    87.1
    84.2
    2
    1
    1
     
    63.0
    65.6
    64.3
    144
    151
    145
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    81.1
    87.1
    2
    1
    63.0
    65.6
    144
    151
    Age 5
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    66.9
    69.1
    144
    154
    Age 10
    81.3
    87.4
    4
    1
    67.3
    69.5
    143
    156
    Age 15
    81.4
    87.4
    4
    1
    67.6
    69.8
    145
    156
    Age 20
    81.4
    87.5
    4
    1
    68.2
    70.3
    143
    156
    Age 25
    81.6
    87.5
    4
    1
    69.1
    71.0
    141
    156
    Age 30
    81.7
    87.6
    4
    1
    69.9
    71.8
    136
    155
    Age 35
    81.9
    87.7
    6
    1
    70.9
    72.6
    131
    154
    Age 40
    82.0
    87.8
    6
    1
    71.9
    73.6
    123
    151
    Age 45
    82.3
    88.0
    6
    1
    73.1
    74.7
    121
    150
    Age 50
    82.6
    88.2
    6
    1
    74.3
    75.8
    116
    149
    Age 55
    83.1
    88.5
    6
    1
    75.7
    76.9
    109
    146
    Age 60
    83.7
    88.9
    7
    1
    77.1
    78.1
    109
    138
    Age 65
    84.6
    89.4
    6
    1
    78.8
    79.6
    110
    139
    Age 70
    85.7
    89.9
    6
    1
    80.8
    81.4
    110
    137
    Age 75
    87.2
    90.7
    6
    1
    83.1
    83.6
    116
    136
    Age 80
    89.0
    91.8
    8
    1
    86.0
    86.3
    116
    130
    Age 85
    91.4
    93.4
    17
    2
    89.3
    89.6
    116
    128
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    40.59
    182
    102.16
    113
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.54
    90
    87.33
    43
    3. Stroke
    33.60
    157
    101.88
    67
    4. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    1.36
    175
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    4.70
    139
    6. Suicide
    15.53
    26
    11.89
    63
    7. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    2.75
    159
    8. Lung Disease
    12.17
    159
    29.04
    52
    9. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    16.28
    98
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    0.85
    167
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    8.96
    42
    12. Kidney Disease
    8.54
    137
    8.43
    139
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    36.10
    19
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7.22
    158
    14.52
    125
    15. Liver Disease
    6.08
    154
    21.97
    64
    16. Other Injuries
    5.43
    138
    9.01
    80
    17. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    2.80
    140
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    180
    33.80
    74
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    0.91
    157
    20. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    3.07
    142
    21. Other Neoplasms
    3.48
    66
    1.99
    116
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.04
    174
    33.04
    32
    23. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    2.42
    142
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    2.88
    140
    11.49
    37
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    13.86
    62
    26. Drownings
    2.58
    110
    6.22
    56
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.53
    164
    6.63
    73
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    2.53
    174
    11.13
    44
    29. Falls
    2.44
    155
    4.78
    100
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    1.26
    166
    31. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    0.37
    180
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    0.78
    169
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.02
    42
    0.88
    110
    34. Hypertension
    1.02
    183
    23.75
    42
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.88
    156
    5.08
    63
    36. Tuberculosis
    0.85
    138
    81.64
    14
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.81
    148
    31.21
    45
    38. Asthma
    0.66
    166
    10.95
    58
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.63
    157
    4.39
    46
    40. Malnutrition
    0.55
    123
    9.11
    45
    41. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    1.86
    68
    42. Fires
    0.52
    152
    4.53
    48
    43. Skin Disease
    0.46
    153
    3.09
    58
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.44
    46
    0.29
    76
    45. Epilepsy
    0.43
    183
    4.34
    38
    46. Low Birth Weight
    0.40
    183
    13.19
    51
    47. Drug Use
    0.32
    169
    1.35
    88
    48. Poisonings
    0.32
    154
    1.66
    56
    49. Violence
    0.26
    183
    11.53
    37
    50. Hepatitis B
    0.26
    121
    0.69
    70
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    155,766
    14.51
    2,196
    6.81
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    145,866
    13.58
    2,873
    8.91
    3. Stroke
    130,159
    12.12
    2,223
    6.89
    4. Lung Cancers
    78,151
    7.28
    31
    0.10
    5. Stomach Cancer
    54,504
    5.08
    67
    0.21
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54,432
    5.07
    119
    0.37
    7. Lung Disease
    51,264
    4.77
    625
    1.94
    8. Kidney Disease
    35,771
    3.33
    220
    0.68
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    33,204
    3.09
    21
    0.07
    10. Liver Cancer
    32,389
    3.02
    245
    0.76
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    31,497
    2.93
    287
    0.89
    12. Suicide
    24,871
    2.32
    443
    1.37
    13. Other Injuries
    18,918
    1.76
    401
    1.24
    14. Liver Disease
    17,561
    1.64
    564
    1.75
    15. Lymphomas
    17,378
    1.62
    71
    0.22
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    14,933
    1.39
    759
    2.35
    17. Breast Cancer
    14,202
    1.32
    216
    0.67
    18. Prostate Cancer
    12,884
    1.20
    326
    1.01
    19. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,527
    1.17
    20
    0.06
    20. Other Neoplasms
    12,514
    1.17
    57
    0.18
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    10,502
    0.98
    454
    1.41
    22. Leukemia
    8,904
    0.83
    66
    0.20
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    8,787
    0.82
    18
    0.06
    24. Bladder Cancer
    8,755
    0.82
    9
    0.03
    25. Falls
    8,420
    0.78
    146
    0.45
    26. Drownings
    8,248
    0.77
    333
    1.03
    27. Oral Cancer
    8,021
    0.75
    30
    0.09
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,933
    0.74
    189
    0.59
    29. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,006
    0.56
    1,233
    3.82
    30. Ovary Cancer
    5,042
    0.47
    38
    0.12
    31. Hypertension
    4,234
    0.39
    513
    1.59
    32. Cervical Cancer
    3,851
    0.36
    173
    0.54
    33. Tuberculosis
    3,577
    0.33
    2,186
    6.78
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,285
    0.31
    125
    0.39
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,990
    0.28
    9
    0.03
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,952
    0.27
    1,246
    3.86
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,683
    0.25
    121
    0.38
    38. Asthma
    2,486
    0.23
    286
    0.89
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    2,400
    0.22
    852
    2.64
    40. Malnutrition
    1,901
    0.18
    390
    1.21
    41. Skin Cancers
    1,833
    0.17
    42
    0.13
    42. Skin Disease
    1,825
    0.17
    83
    0.26
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,785
    0.17
    7
    0.02
    44. Fires
    1,337
    0.12
    199
    0.62
    45. Epilepsy
    1,001
    0.09
    187
    0.58
    46. Anemia
    870
    0.08
    250
    0.78
    47. Hepatitis B
    737
    0.07
    21
    0.07
    48. Schizophrenia
    725
    0.07
    3
    0.01
    49. Drug Use
    600
    0.06
    50
    0.16
    50. Poisonings
    594
    0.06
    82
    0.25
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Japan JAPAN   Congo CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.47
    52
    1.36
    175
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.62
    32
    4.70
    139
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.28
    19
    2.75
    159
    4. Breast Cancer
    10.58
    149
    16.28
    98
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.48
    6
    0.85
    167
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.88
    43
    8.96
    42
    7. Prostate Cancer
    7.25
    149
    36.10
    19
    8. Lymphomas
    4.79
    95
    2.80
    140
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    55
    0.91
    157
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    119
    3.07
    142
    11. Leukemia
    3.00
    123
    2.42
    142
    12. Cervical Cancer
    2.81
    143
    13.86
    62
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.44
    107
    1.26
    166
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.20
    79
    0.37
    180
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.18
    85
    0.78
    169
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    158
    1.86
    68
    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.