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Latvia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Latvia 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
Latvia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.3
    73.5
    69.8
    24
    11
    15
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    65.7
    74.2
    69.8
    42
    20
    32
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    63.8
    74.1
    68.8
    74
    38
    56
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    64.2
    74.6
    69.3
    94
    54
    74
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    64.4
    75.7
    70.1
    106
    54
    93
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    67.6
    77.7
    72.8
    101
    55
    88
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    70.0
    79.6
    75.0
    94
    47
    79
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.0
    79.6
    94
    47
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    70.6
    80.0
    103
    53
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    70.6
    80.1
    104
    53
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    70.7
    80.2
    104
    53
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    70.9
    80.2
    108
    56
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    71.1
    80.3
    111
    57
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    71.5
    80.5
    113
    56
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    72.0
    80.7
    115
    56
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    72.6
    80.9
    117
    56
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    73.5
    81.3
    115
    55
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    74.4
    81.8
    114
    55
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    75.7
    82.4
    108
    56
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    77.3
    83.1
    103
    58
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    79.3
    84.0
    89
    58
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    81.7
    85.1
    77
    60
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    84.3
    86.6
    72
    65
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.3
    71
    68
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    90.1
    90.8
    74
    73
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    175.94
    49
    101.95
    123
    2. Stroke
    92.81
    63
    101.85
    52
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    27.36
    4
    5.69
    85
    4. Prostate Cancer
    26.88
    43
    36.51
    21
    5. Lung Cancers
    23.73
    40
    1.29
    178
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.11
    58
    14.31
    118
    7. Suicide
    17.16
    16
    9.66
    80
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.12
    24
    4.88
    137
    9. Liver Disease
    14.52
    94
    25.48
    53
    10. Stomach Cancer
    12.20
    29
    5.30
    97
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.68
    149
    102.51
    27
    12. Hypertension
    11.02
    100
    21.41
    34
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.89
    148
    26.08
    107
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    8.72
    13
    1.12
    171
    15. Ovary Cancer
    8.41
    5
    3.34
    139
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.35
    128
    35.98
    28
    17. Alcohol
    8.25
    10
    1.46
    108
    18. Other Injuries
    7.81
    91
    11.66
    50
    19. Kidney Disease
    7.16
    151
    9.06
    141
    20. Lung Disease
    7.10
    181
    30.98
    54
    21. Drownings
    6.88
    37
    9.18
    13
    22. Uterin Cancer
    6.24
    6
    1.96
    98
    23. Falls
    6.03
    74
    9.33
    53
    24. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    34
    4.31
    64
    25. Lymphomas
    5.65
    87
    4.18
    125
    26. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    120
    26.27
    14
    27. Leukemia
    5.28
    18
    2.27
    148
    28. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5.27
    157
    32.24
    47
    29. Bladder Cancer
    5.02
    12
    1.58
    121
    30. Violence
    4.97
    96
    14.50
    25
    31. HIV/AIDS
    4.82
    88
    34.05
    37
    32. Fires
    4.14
    47
    5.55
    31
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    54
    5.69
    33
    34. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    144
    10.50
    36
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.26
    91
    11.10
    14
    36. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    21
    2.20
    53
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    3.17
    163
    11.16
    26
    38. Tuberculosis
    3.05
    104
    127.11
    6
    39. Other Neoplasms
    2.39
    104
    2.90
    84
    40. Drug Use
    1.96
    43
    1.00
    102
    41. Encephalitis
    1.63
    38
    0.71
    98
    42. Epilepsy
    1.61
    94
    2.72
    47
    43. Endocrine Disorders
    1.47
    166
    6.62
    54
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.39
    123
    19.71
    15
    45. Skin Disease
    1.35
    108
    4.78
    34
    46. Low Birth Weight
    1.33
    165
    22.00
    20
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.97
    136
    5.09
    36
    48. Asthma
    0.96
    146
    11.84
    42
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    0.93
    174
    1.33
    156
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    13
    0.06
    162
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,984
    35.30
    28,410
    4.27
    2. Stroke
    4,938
    19.40
    29,821
    4.48
    3. Lung Cancers
    944
    3.71
    442
    0.07
    4. Inflammatory/Heart
    816
    3.21
    2,270
    0.34
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    733
    2.88
    1,723
    0.26
    6. Hypertension
    568
    2.23
    5,850
    0.88
    7. Stomach Cancer
    498
    1.96
    1,913
    0.29
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    494
    1.94
    7,985
    1.20
    9. Breast Cancer
    460
    1.81
    2,918
    0.44
    10. Prostate Cancer
    418
    1.64
    4,036
    0.61
    11. Suicide
    418
    1.64
    4,453
    0.67
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    410
    1.61
    74,566
    11.20
    13. Liver Disease
    410
    1.61
    9,689
    1.46
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    367
    1.44
    416
    0.06
    15. Kidney Disease
    348
    1.37
    3,340
    0.50
    16. Lung Disease
    321
    1.26
    8,610
    1.29
    17. Alzheimers & Dementia
    280
    1.10
    6,680
    1.00
    18. Bladder Cancer
    239
    0.94
    487
    0.07
    19. Other Injuries
    225
    0.88
    8,673
    1.30
    20. Alcohol
    222
    0.87
    657
    0.10
    21. Lymphomas
    219
    0.86
    1,715
    0.26
    22. Leukemia
    210
    0.83
    997
    0.15
    23. Falls
    209
    0.82
    3,812
    0.57
    24. Oral Cancer
    203
    0.80
    1,486
    0.22
    25. Ovary Cancer
    187
    0.73
    631
    0.09
    26. Road Traffic Accidents
    187
    0.73
    27,759
    4.17
    27. Drownings
    160
    0.63
    9,921
    1.49
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    144
    0.57
    3,796
    0.57
    29. Liver Cancer
    142
    0.56
    4,030
    0.61
    30. Uterin Cancer
    138
    0.54
    318
    0.05
    31. Skin Cancers
    137
    0.54
    715
    0.11
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    134
    0.53
    1,844
    0.28
    33. Cervical Cancer
    123
    0.48
    5,104
    0.77
    34. Fires
    122
    0.48
    3,788
    0.57
    35. Violence
    118
    0.46
    10,479
    1.57
    36. Other Neoplasms
    108
    0.42
    1,246
    0.19
    37. HIV/AIDS
    98
    0.39
    18,570
    2.79
    38. Tuberculosis
    89
    0.35
    51,902
    7.79
    39. Skin Disease
    60
    0.24
    2,126
    0.32
    40. Encephalitis
    54
    0.21
    693
    0.10
    41. Endocrine Disorders
    51
    0.20
    5,498
    0.83
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    51
    0.20
    302
    0.05
    43. Congenital Anomalies
    49
    0.19
    17,292
    2.60
    44. Drug Use
    48
    0.19
    567
    0.09
    45. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    46
    0.18
    0
    0.00
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    44
    0.17
    2,008
    0.30
    47. Asthma
    43
    0.17
    4,584
    0.69
    48. Epilepsy
    38
    0.15
    2,173
    0.33
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.10
    24
    0.00
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    18
    0.07
    123
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Latvia LATVIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.88
    43
    36.51
    21
    2. Lung Cancers
    23.73
    40
    1.29
    178
    3. Breast Cancer
    19.11
    58
    14.31
    118
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.12
    24
    4.88
    137
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.20
    29
    5.30
    97
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    8.72
    13
    1.12
    171
    7. Ovary Cancer
    8.41
    5
    3.34
    139
    8. Uterin Cancer
    6.24
    6
    1.96
    98
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.84
    34
    4.31
    64
    10. Lymphomas
    5.65
    87
    4.18
    125
    11. Cervical Cancer
    5.58
    120
    26.27
    14
    12. Leukemia
    5.28
    18
    2.27
    148
    13. Bladder Cancer
    5.02
    12
    1.58
    121
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.77
    54
    5.69
    33
    15. Liver Cancer
    3.61
    144
    10.50
    36
    16. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    21
    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.