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Compare Madagascar 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    39.5
    40.6
    40.1
    145
    149
    147
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    144
    150
    147
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    47.2
    49.2
    48.1
    149
    151
    150
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    49.9
    52.3
    51.1
    157
    161
    158
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    56.7
    59.1
    57.9
    138
    144
    141
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    61.8
    64.8
    63.3
    137
    138
    137
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    64.6
    67.6
    66.1
    134
    139
    137
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    67.6
    134
    139
     
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    67.9
    70.6
    135
    142
     
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    68.5
    71.1
    132
    142
     
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    68.8
    71.3
    132
    142
     
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    69.4
    71.8
    128
    141
     
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    69.9
    72.3
    127
    141
     
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    70.5
    72.9
    127
    145
     
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    71.1
    73.5
    126
    145
     
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    71.9
    74.2
    124
    145
     
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    72.8
    74.9
    125
    148
     
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    73.8
    75.7
    126
    150
     
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    75.0
    76.6
    127
    151
     
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    76.4
    77.7
    128
    155
     
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    78.1
    79.1
    132
    153
     
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    80.3
    81.0
    128
    152
     
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    82.9
    83.4
    124
    142
     
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    86.0
    86.3
    115
    131
     
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.7
    97
    120
     
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    122.95
    36
     
    110.84
    56
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.59
    128
     
    82.42
    140
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    83.91
    48
     
    128.08
    20
    4. Tuberculosis
    79.53
    16
     
    123.54
    8
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    49.80
    33
     
    61.01
    25
    6. Prostate Cancer
    41.52
    16
     
    34.72
    23
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    40.55
    13
     
    36.88
    21
    8. Hypertension
    38.67
    4
     
    31.76
    20
    9. Lung Disease
    34.22
    38
     
    34.27
    37
    10. Cervical Cancer
    29.60
    9
     
    27.01
    15
    11. Malaria
    28.09
    31
     
    36.02
    24
    12. Asthma
    19.36
    16
     
    17.72
    22
    13. Liver Disease
    18.81
    76
     
    25.03
    53
    14. Breast Cancer
    17.34
    86
     
    15.18
    111
    15. HIV/AIDS
    16.94
    58
     
    36.40
    36
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.58
    133
     
    19.53
    116
    17. Malnutrition
    14.42
    29
     
    24.30
    10
    18. Maternal Conditions
    14.09
    30
     
    24.90
    16
    19. Birth Trauma
    11.93
    45
     
    19.33
    15
    20. Low Birth Weight
    11.92
    63
     
    24.39
    15
    21. Anemia
    11.48
    14
     
    13.19
    9
    22. Meningitis
    11.17
    36
     
    19.51
    21
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.51
    151
     
    17.36
    96
    24. Other Injuries
    10.11
    70
     
    14.74
    41
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    9.29
    77
     
    13.19
    29
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.79
    21
     
    6.06
    31
    27. Falls
    8.48
    54
     
    5.26
    90
    28. Oral Cancer
    7.95
    11
     
    4.35
    58
    29. Suicide
    7.81
    121
     
    12.22
    56
    30. Violence
    7.80
    71
     
    14.82
    24
    31. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    113
     
    1.26
    177
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.63
    95
     
    5.06
    134
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.57
    57
     
    5.80
    85
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    6.62
    75
     
    20.11
    8
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.21
    48
     
    7.93
    26
    36. Lymphomas
    6.06
    64
     
    4.21
    113
    37. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    99
     
    5.62
    90
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.19
    31
     
    5.95
    22
    39. Fires
    5.11
    42
     
    6.30
    31
    40. Kidney Disease
    4.77
    174
     
    7.55
    153
    41. Skin Disease
    3.96
    40
     
    2.55
    67
    42. Drownings
    3.95
    92
     
    9.37
    25
    43. Leukemia
    3.94
    90
     
    2.31
    144
    44. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
     
    10.30
    37
    45. Epilepsy
    3.64
    45
     
    5.97
    22
    46. Other Neoplasms
    3.23
    73
     
    2.90
    85
    47. Syphilis
    3.02
    23
     
    8.00
    6
    48. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    63
     
    1.64
    108
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    2.63
    110
     
    1.11
    157
    50. Schistosomiasis
    2.35
    38
     
    3.11
    28
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14,584
    10.32
     
    84,332
    12.55
    2. Stroke
    12,326
    8.72
     
    33,913
    5.05
    3. Tuberculosis
    10,060
    7.12
     
    48,276
    7.19
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    9,180
    6.50
     
    51,222
    7.62
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,600
    6.09
     
    24,108
    3.59
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    7,610
    5.39
     
    25,899
    3.86
    7. Malaria
    7,412
    5.25
     
    43,258
    6.44
    8. Birth Trauma
    5,077
    3.59
     
    30,270
    4.51
    9. Low Birth Weight
    5,073
    3.59
     
    38,204
    5.69
    10. Hypertension
    3,792
    2.68
     
    9,405
    1.40
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    3,574
    2.53
     
    18,222
    2.71
    12. Lung Disease
    3,317
    2.35
     
    10,391
    1.55
    13. HIV/AIDS
    3,176
    2.25
     
    20,526
    3.06
    14. Maternal Conditions
    3,077
    2.18
     
    16,040
    2.39
    15. Malnutrition
    2,947
    2.09
     
    22,512
    3.35
    16. Asthma
    2,493
    1.76
     
    7,016
    1.04
    17. Meningitis
    2,392
    1.69
     
    18,627
    2.77
    18. Liver Disease
    2,246
    1.59
     
    9,466
    1.41
    19. Other Injuries
    2,071
    1.47
     
    11,821
    1.76
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,934
    1.37
     
    5,178
    0.77
    21. Violence
    1,863
    1.32
     
    10,322
    1.54
    22. Anemia
    1,816
    1.29
     
    7,561
    1.13
    23. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,574
    1.11
     
    6,268
    0.93
    24. Prostate Cancer
    1,527
    1.08
     
    4,065
    0.61
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    1,185
    0.84
     
    16,810
    2.50
    26. Breast Cancer
    1,135
    0.80
     
    3,056
    0.45
    27. Suicide
    1,126
    0.80
     
    7,577
    1.13
    28. Syphilis
    1,059
    0.75
     
    11,243
    1.67
    29. Falls
    1,014
    0.72
     
    2,634
    0.39
    30. Oral Cancer
    1,002
    0.71
     
    1,473
    0.22
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    958
    0.68
     
    2,681
    0.40
    32. Drownings
    957
    0.68
     
    9,325
    1.39
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    940
    0.67
     
    1,937
    0.29
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    900
    0.64
     
    1,781
    0.27
    35. Fires
    891
    0.63
     
    5,142
    0.77
    36. Alzheimers/Dementia
    834
    0.59
     
    4,461
    0.66
    37. Lymphomas
    826
    0.58
     
    1,665
    0.25
    38. Lung Cancers
    816
    0.58
     
    417
    0.06
    39. Pertussis
    763
    0.54
     
    3,819
    0.57
    40. Epilepsy
    718
    0.51
     
    4,465
    0.66
    41. Measles
    687
    0.49
     
    1,543
    0.23
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    665
    0.47
     
    2,943
    0.44
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    661
    0.47
     
    2,553
    0.38
    44. Stomach Cancer
    580
    0.41
     
    2,028
    0.30
    45. Poisonings
    573
    0.41
     
    2,802
    0.42
    46. Leukemia
    571
    0.40
     
    1,000
    0.15
    47. Kidney Disease
    563
    0.40
     
    3,172
    0.47
    48. Liver Cancer
    511
    0.36
     
    3,912
    0.58
    49. Skin Disease
    467
    0.33
     
    1,033
    0.15
    50. Other Neoplasms
    387
    0.27
     
    1,220
    0.18
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Madagascar MADAGASCAR   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    41.52
    16
     
    34.72
    23
    2. Cervical Cancer
    29.60
    9
     
    27.01
    15
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.34
    86
     
    15.18
    111
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    8.79
    21
     
    6.06
    31
    5. Oral Cancer
    7.95
    11
     
    4.35
    58
    6. Lung Cancers
    7.75
    113
     
    1.26
    177
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.63
    95
     
    5.06
    134
    8. Lymphomas
    6.06
    64
     
    4.21
    113
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.27
    99
     
    5.62
    90
    10. Leukemia
    3.94
    90
     
    2.31
    144
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.82
    135
     
    10.30
    37
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.74
    63
     
    1.64
    108
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.63
    110
     
    1.11
    157
    14. Ovary Cancer
    2.27
    164
     
    3.37
    129
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.85
    100
     
    1.99
    91
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.46
    95
     
    2.23
    49
     
     
     
    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.