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Jordan
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 Jordan 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
Jordan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    46.0
    48.5
    47.2
    105
    106
    104
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    53.0
    56.3
    54.6
    101
    99
    100
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    60.9
    64.7
    62.7
    90
    91
    90
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    65.5
    69.0
    67.2
    86
    98
    93
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    70.4
    73.3
    71.7
    52
    88
    69
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    71.9
    75.1
    73.4
    61
    93
    80
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    72.7
    76.0
    74.3
    69
    96
    85
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.7
    76.0
    69
    96
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.2
    69
    96
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.4
    66
    96
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    74.3
    77.5
    66
    96
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    74.5
    77.6
    66
    96
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    74.7
    77.8
    66
    97
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    74.9
    78.0
    68
    97
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    75.2
    78.2
    75
    98
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    75.4
    78.4
    80
    98
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.7
    81
    98
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    76.3
    79.2
    83
    100
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    77.0
    79.7
    81
    98
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    78.1
    80.5
    81
    98
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    79.4
    81.5
    87
    100
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    81.2
    82.8
    92
    100
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    83.4
    84.6
    100
    104
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    86.1
    87.0
    109
    108
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.0
    118
    108
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    172.28
    52
    101.95
    123
    2. Stroke
    74.71
    88
    101.85
    52
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.42
    38
    26.08
    107
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    46.33
    8
    32.24
    47
    5. Kidney Disease
    42.41
    8
    9.06
    141
    6. Hypertension
    39.37
    7
    21.41
    34
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.46
    49
    35.98
    28
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.86
    110
    102.51
    27
    9. Breast Cancer
    18.45
    64
    14.31
    118
    10. Lung Disease
    15.31
    142
    30.98
    54
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.92
    40
    4.88
    137
    12. Liver Disease
    13.05
    102
    25.48
    53
    13. Lung Cancers
    12.23
    97
    1.29
    178
    14. Prostate Cancer
    10.46
    134
    36.51
    21
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.20
    53
    11.16
    26
    16. Low Birth Weight
    8.20
    85
    22.00
    20
    17. Lymphomas
    6.53
    52
    4.18
    125
    18. Other Injuries
    6.03
    120
    11.66
    50
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    97
    6.62
    54
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
    5.30
    97
    21. Leukemia
    4.33
    64
    2.27
    148
    22. Suicide
    3.71
    160
    9.66
    80
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.63
    138
    5.69
    85
    24. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    143
    10.50
    36
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    3.57
    92
    1.12
    171
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.42
    31
    1.33
    156
    27. Asthma
    3.42
    93
    11.84
    42
    28. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    141
    3.34
    139
    29. Falls
    3.17
    135
    9.33
    53
    30. Bladder Cancer
    3.15
    51
    1.58
    121
    31. Violence
    3.08
    121
    14.50
    25
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.90
    86
    2.90
    84
    33. Skin Disease
    2.62
    77
    4.78
    34
    34. Fires
    2.58
    64
    5.55
    31
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.39
    101
    19.71
    15
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.22
    111
    11.10
    14
    37. Drug Use
    1.80
    56
    1.00
    102
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.73
    116
    91.53
    17
    39. Maternal Conditions
    1.36
    85
    24.54
    13
    40. Oral Cancer
    1.34
    173
    4.31
    64
    41. Drownings
    1.19
    146
    9.18
    13
    42. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    152
    1.96
    98
    43. Epilepsy
    1.05
    137
    2.72
    47
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.94
    139
    5.09
    36
    45. Meningitis
    0.89
    102
    17.61
    28
    46. Cervical Cancer
    0.78
    183
    26.27
    14
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    175
    5.69
    33
    48. Poisonings
    0.65
    85
    2.69
    24
    49. Hepatitis B
    0.60
    81
    3.04
    30
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    168
    2.20
    53
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,615
    22.97
    28,410
    4.27
    2. Stroke
    3,167
    9.55
    29,821
    4.48
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,347
    7.08
    7,985
    1.20
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,244
    6.77
    27,759
    4.17
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,938
    5.85
    3,340
    0.50
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,714
    5.17
    6,680
    1.00
    7. Hypertension
    1,651
    4.98
    5,850
    0.88
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,253
    3.78
    74,566
    11.20
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    1,207
    3.64
    17,292
    2.60
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,140
    3.44
    36,131
    5.43
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    679
    2.05
    1,723
    0.26
    12. Liver Disease
    661
    1.99
    9,689
    1.46
    13. Lung Disease
    652
    1.97
    8,610
    1.29
    14. Lung Cancers
    598
    1.80
    442
    0.07
    15. Breast Cancer
    507
    1.53
    2,918
    0.44
    16. Other Injuries
    477
    1.44
    8,673
    1.30
    17. Lymphomas
    360
    1.09
    1,715
    0.26
    18. Birth Trauma
    332
    1.00
    32,371
    4.86
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    303
    0.91
    5,498
    0.83
    20. Leukemia
    283
    0.85
    997
    0.15
    21. Suicide
    273
    0.82
    4,453
    0.67
    22. Violence
    271
    0.82
    10,479
    1.57
    23. Stomach Cancer
    222
    0.67
    1,913
    0.29
    24. Falls
    195
    0.59
    3,812
    0.57
    25. Prostate Cancer
    193
    0.58
    4,036
    0.61
    26. Fires
    192
    0.58
    3,788
    0.57
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    185
    0.56
    2,270
    0.34
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    180
    0.54
    416
    0.06
    29. Liver Cancer
    178
    0.54
    4,030
    0.61
    30. Asthma
    173
    0.52
    4,584
    0.69
    31. Other Neoplasms
    158
    0.48
    1,246
    0.19
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    157
    0.47
    60,603
    9.10
    33. Bladder Cancer
    144
    0.43
    487
    0.07
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    133
    0.40
    302
    0.05
    35. Maternal Conditions
    128
    0.39
    15,608
    2.34
    36. Drownings
    122
    0.37
    9,921
    1.49
    37. Drug Use
    120
    0.36
    567
    0.09
    38. Skin Disease
    107
    0.32
    2,126
    0.32
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    94
    0.28
    3,796
    0.57
    40. Ovary Cancer
    90
    0.27
    631
    0.09
    41. Epilepsy
    87
    0.26
    2,173
    0.33
    42. Meningitis
    83
    0.25
    16,415
    2.47
    43. Oral Cancer
    70
    0.21
    1,486
    0.22
    44. Poisonings
    59
    0.18
    2,527
    0.38
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    54
    0.16
    2,008
    0.30
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    36
    0.11
    1,844
    0.28
    47. Hepatitis B
    34
    0.10
    1,478
    0.22
    48. War
    34
    0.10
    1,101
    0.17
    49. Uterin Cancer
    27
    0.08
    318
    0.05
    50. Skin Cancers
    26
    0.08
    715
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Jordan JORDAN   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.45
    64
    14.31
    118
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.92
    40
    4.88
    137
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.23
    97
    1.29
    178
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.46
    134
    36.51
    21
    5. Lymphomas
    6.53
    52
    4.18
    125
    6. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    118
    5.30
    97
    7. Leukemia
    4.33
    64
    2.27
    148
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    143
    10.50
    36
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.57
    92
    1.12
    171
    10. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    141
    3.34
    139
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.15
    51
    1.58
    121
    12. Oral Cancer
    1.34
    173
    4.31
    64
    13. Uterin Cancer
    1.15
    152
    1.96
    98
    14. Cervical Cancer
    0.78
    183
    26.27
    14
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.74
    175
    5.69
    33
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.53
    168
    2.20
    53
    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.