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Liberia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Liberia 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
Liberia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    38.9
    41.3
    40.1
    149
    144
    146
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    41.3
    43.1
    42.2
    156
    156
    157
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    43.4
    45.5
    44.4
    162
    163
    162
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    41.8
    44.1
    42.9
    177
    178
    177
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    51.2
    52.6
    51.9
    155
    163
    156
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    58.4
    61.0
    59.7
    151
    152
    152
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    62.0
    63.9
    62.9
    150
    160
    156
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.0
    63.9
    150
    160
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    66.7
    68.2
    145
    159
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    67.2
    68.8
    144
    160
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    67.7
    69.3
    143
    160
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    68.2
    69.8
    144
    160
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    68.8
    70.3
    146
    160
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    69.3
    71.0
    148
    161
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    70.0
    71.7
    148
    162
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    70.8
    72.6
    148
    165
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    71.7
    73.6
    151
    165
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    72.7
    74.4
    156
    167
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    73.9
    75.3
    158
    170
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    75.3
    76.3
    167
    172
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    77.0
    77.7
    170
    174
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    79.0
    79.5
    173
    174
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    81.6
    81.9
    174
    174
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    84.6
    84.9
    175
    175
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    175
    175
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    157.96
    63
    101.95
    123
    2. Tuberculosis
    122.29
    7
    127.11
    6
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    114.81
    23
    102.51
    27
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    99.29
    14
    91.53
    17
    5. Stroke
    98.70
    56
    101.85
    52
    6. HIV/AIDS
    79.30
    24
    34.05
    37
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    52.03
    2
    35.98
    28
    8. Malaria
    42.41
    13
    58.45
    4
    9. Prostate Cancer
    36.45
    22
    36.51
    21
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.27
    69
    26.08
    107
    11. Liver Disease
    34.54
    22
    25.48
    53
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    27.73
    72
    32.24
    47
    13. Cervical Cancer
    24.91
    15
    26.27
    14
    14. Kidney Disease
    23.39
    54
    9.06
    141
    15. Maternal Conditions
    22.45
    16
    24.54
    13
    16. Lung Disease
    21.50
    106
    30.98
    54
    17. Meningitis
    17.75
    27
    17.61
    28
    18. Liver Cancer
    17.75
    12
    10.50
    36
    19. Measles
    16.64
    3
    0.59
    39
    20. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    100
    14.31
    118
    21. Low Birth Weight
    15.24
    43
    22.00
    20
    22. Birth Trauma
    13.91
    33
    19.71
    15
    23. Falls
    13.77
    35
    9.33
    53
    24. Suicide
    13.43
    37
    9.66
    80
    25. Other Injuries
    11.75
    49
    11.66
    50
    26. Violence
    10.79
    41
    14.50
    25
    27. Hypertension
    10.58
    104
    21.41
    34
    28. Malnutrition
    10.34
    44
    43.92
    1
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    10.23
    34
    11.16
    26
    30. Asthma
    7.83
    65
    11.84
    42
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    7.78
    44
    6.62
    54
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.64
    47
    11.10
    14
    33. Syphilis
    6.01
    11
    5.93
    13
    34. Drownings
    5.02
    65
    9.18
    13
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.50
    45
    5.09
    36
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.50
    115
    5.69
    85
    37. Fires
    4.37
    45
    5.55
    31
    38. Stomach Cancer
    3.91
    130
    5.30
    97
    39. Schistosomiasis
    3.76
    21
    2.84
    29
    40. Skin Disease
    3.48
    60
    4.78
    34
    41. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    137
    3.34
    139
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.04
    82
    2.90
    84
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.97
    174
    4.88
    137
    44. Lymphomas
    2.53
    166
    4.18
    125
    45. Epilepsy
    2.50
    55
    2.72
    47
    46. Hepatitis B
    2.28
    41
    3.04
    30
    47. Appendicitis
    2.20
    23
    2.31
    20
    48. Oral Cancer
    2.07
    137
    4.31
    64
    49. Uterin Cancer
    2.01
    96
    1.96
    98
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    1.92
    111
    1.33
    156
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,377
    10.08
    74,566
    11.20
    2. HIV/AIDS
    2,777
    8.29
    18,570
    2.79
    3. Tuberculosis
    2,709
    8.08
    51,902
    7.79
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,604
    7.77
    60,603
    9.10
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,383
    7.11
    28,410
    4.27
    6. Malaria
    1,918
    5.72
    62,141
    9.33
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,655
    4.94
    27,759
    4.17
    8. Stroke
    1,618
    4.83
    29,821
    4.48
    9. Measles
    1,339
    3.99
    879
    0.13
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,236
    3.69
    36,131
    5.43
    11. Birth Trauma
    1,128
    3.37
    32,371
    4.86
    12. Maternal Conditions
    923
    2.75
    15,608
    2.34
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    763
    2.28
    17,292
    2.60
    14. Liver Disease
    761
    2.27
    9,689
    1.46
    15. Meningitis
    713
    2.13
    16,415
    2.47
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    606
    1.81
    7,985
    1.20
    17. Syphilis
    481
    1.44
    9,290
    1.40
    18. Violence
    460
    1.37
    10,479
    1.57
    19. Kidney Disease
    453
    1.35
    3,340
    0.50
    20. Malnutrition
    434
    1.29
    32,737
    4.92
    21. Other Injuries
    431
    1.29
    8,673
    1.30
    22. Liver Cancer
    412
    1.23
    4,030
    0.61
    23. Lung Disease
    335
    1.00
    8,610
    1.29
    24. Suicide
    315
    0.94
    4,453
    0.67
    25. Alzheimers & Dementia
    289
    0.86
    6,680
    1.00
    26. Cervical Cancer
    286
    0.85
    5,104
    0.77
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    283
    0.84
    5,498
    0.83
    28. Falls
    243
    0.72
    3,812
    0.57
    29. Prostate Cancer
    215
    0.64
    4,036
    0.61
    30. Drownings
    204
    0.61
    9,921
    1.49
    31. Breast Cancer
    195
    0.58
    2,918
    0.44
    32. Hypertension
    172
    0.51
    5,850
    0.88
    33. Asthma
    144
    0.43
    4,584
    0.69
    34. Fires
    132
    0.39
    3,788
    0.57
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    128
    0.38
    3,796
    0.57
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    92
    0.27
    2,270
    0.34
    37. Schistosomiasis
    84
    0.25
    1,172
    0.18
    38. Poisonings
    84
    0.25
    2,527
    0.38
    39. Stomach Cancer
    83
    0.25
    1,913
    0.29
    40. Epilepsy
    83
    0.25
    2,173
    0.33
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    82
    0.24
    2,008
    0.30
    42. Hepatitis B
    69
    0.21
    1,478
    0.22
    43. Other Neoplasms
    68
    0.20
    1,246
    0.19
    44. Skin Disease
    68
    0.20
    2,126
    0.32
    45. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    66
    0.20
    1,723
    0.26
    46. Lymphomas
    65
    0.19
    1,715
    0.26
    47. Oral Cancer
    46
    0.14
    1,486
    0.22
    48. Ovary Cancer
    45
    0.13
    631
    0.09
    49. Appendicitis
    44
    0.13
    1,366
    0.21
    50. Lung Cancers
    38
    0.11
    442
    0.07
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Liberia LIBERIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    36.45
    22
    36.51
    21
    2. Cervical Cancer
    24.91
    15
    26.27
    14
    3. Liver Cancer
    17.75
    12
    10.50
    36
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.35
    100
    14.31
    118
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.91
    130
    5.30
    97
    6. Ovary Cancer
    3.37
    137
    3.34
    139
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.97
    174
    4.88
    137
    8. Lymphomas
    2.53
    166
    4.18
    125
    9. Oral Cancer
    2.07
    137
    4.31
    64
    10. Uterin Cancer
    2.01
    96
    1.96
    98
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    1.67
    145
    1.12
    171
    12. Lung Cancers
    1.65
    171
    1.29
    178
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.36
    109
    2.20
    53
    14. Leukemia
    1.08
    176
    2.27
    148
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.98
    164
    5.69
    33
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.96
    166
    1.58
    121
    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.