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Namibia
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Namibia 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
Namibia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    170.05
    11
    36.40
    36
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    116.09
    92
    82.42
    140
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    93.99
    36
    128.08
    20
    4. Stroke
    91.52
    82
    110.84
    56
    5. Tuberculosis
    58.35
    25
    123.54
    8
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.77
    33
    19.53
    116
    7. Lung Disease
    43.86
    17
    34.27
    37
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    38.02
    39
    61.01
    25
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.96
    45
    36.88
    21
    10. Hypertension
    26.33
    33
    31.76
    20
    11. Prostate Cancer
    22.77
    51
    34.72
    23
    12. Kidney Disease
    15.68
    86
    7.55
    153
    13. Violence
    15.49
    22
    14.82
    24
    14. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.86
    119
    17.36
    96
    15. Asthma
    14.23
    34
    17.72
    22
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.89
    49
    24.39
    15
    17. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    140
    15.18
    111
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.70
    33
    5.80
    85
    19. Suicide
    10.29
    87
    12.22
    56
    20. Liver Disease
    10.25
    126
    25.03
    53
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    8.60
    87
    13.19
    29
    22. Cervical Cancer
    8.09
    90
    27.01
    15
    23. Birth Trauma
    8.05
    66
    19.33
    15
    24. Maternal Conditions
    7.46
    45
    24.90
    16
    25. Epilepsy
    7.40
    13
    5.97
    22
    26. Malnutrition
    7.23
    48
    24.30
    10
    27. Other Injuries
    6.25
    123
    14.74
    41
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    5.81
    87
    20.11
    8
    29. Skin Disease
    4.83
    31
    2.55
    67
    30. Meningitis
    4.66
    51
    19.51
    21
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.35
    68
    7.93
    26
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.33
    144
    5.06
    134
    33. Drownings
    4.33
    85
    9.37
    25
    34. Fires
    4.31
    52
    6.30
    31
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.10
    64
    4.35
    58
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.02
    56
    5.95
    22
    37. Lung Cancers
    3.90
    144
    1.26
    177
    38. Other Neoplasms
    3.38
    69
    2.90
    85
    39. Lymphomas
    3.30
    133
    4.21
    113
    40. Falls
    2.87
    144
    5.26
    90
    41. Malaria
    2.72
    45
    36.02
    24
    42. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    160
    3.37
    129
    43. Liver Cancer
    2.05
    176
    10.30
    37
    44. Stomach Cancer
    1.83
    177
    5.62
    90
    45. Poisonings
    1.75
    55
    2.97
    18
    46. Pertussis
    1.74
    47
    2.63
    11
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    116
    6.06
    31
    48. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    80
    2.23
    49
    49. Drug Use
    1.53
    76
    0.91
    114
    50. Leukemia
    1.52
    157
    2.31
    144
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    3,356
    21.72
    20,526
    3.06
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,571
    10.17
    84,332
    12.55
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,281
    8.29
    24,108
    3.59
    4. Stroke
    996
    6.45
    33,913
    5.05
    5. Tuberculosis
    817
    5.29
    48,276
    7.19
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    692
    4.48
    51,222
    7.62
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    615
    3.98
    6,268
    0.93
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    581
    3.76
    25,899
    3.86
    9. Low Birth Weight
    530
    3.43
    38,204
    5.69
    10. Lung Disease
    474
    3.07
    10,391
    1.55
    11. Violence
    358
    2.32
    10,322
    1.54
    12. Birth Trauma
    307
    1.99
    30,270
    4.51
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    297
    1.92
    18,222
    2.71
    14. Hypertension
    294
    1.90
    9,405
    1.40
    15. Malnutrition
    207
    1.34
    22,512
    3.35
    16. Kidney Disease
    190
    1.23
    3,172
    0.47
    17. Suicide
    188
    1.22
    7,577
    1.13
    18. Asthma
    184
    1.19
    7,016
    1.04
    19. Maternal Conditions
    183
    1.18
    16,040
    2.39
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    149
    0.96
    4,461
    0.66
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    143
    0.93
    2,681
    0.40
    22. Other Injuries
    141
    0.91
    11,821
    1.76
    23. Liver Disease
    138
    0.89
    9,466
    1.41
    24. Epilepsy
    130
    0.84
    4,465
    0.66
    25. Meningitis
    110
    0.71
    18,627
    2.77
    26. Drownings
    107
    0.69
    9,325
    1.39
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    103
    0.67
    16,810
    2.50
    28. Prostate Cancer
    95
    0.61
    4,065
    0.61
    29. Breast Cancer
    92
    0.60
    3,056
    0.45
    30. Fires
    82
    0.53
    5,142
    0.77
    31. Pertussis
    66
    0.43
    3,819
    0.57
    32. Cervical Cancer
    63
    0.41
    5,178
    0.77
    33. Skin Disease
    62
    0.40
    1,033
    0.15
    34. Malaria
    56
    0.36
    43,258
    6.44
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    55
    0.36
    1,781
    0.27
    36. Oral Cancer
    54
    0.35
    1,473
    0.22
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    54
    0.35
    2,553
    0.38
    38. Lymphomas
    51
    0.33
    1,665
    0.25
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    50
    0.32
    2,943
    0.44
    40. Lung Cancers
    49
    0.32
    417
    0.06
    41. Poisonings
    49
    0.32
    2,802
    0.42
    42. Other Neoplasms
    47
    0.30
    1,220
    0.18
    43. Syphilis
    38
    0.25
    11,243
    1.67
    44. Falls
    36
    0.23
    2,634
    0.39
    45. Liver Cancer
    30
    0.19
    3,912
    0.58
    46. Drug Use
    30
    0.19
    543
    0.08
    47. Leukemia
    25
    0.16
    1,000
    0.15
    48. Stomach Cancer
    24
    0.16
    2,028
    0.30
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    20
    0.13
    1,937
    0.29
    50. Ovary Cancer
    20
    0.13
    625
    0.09
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.77
    51
    34.72
    23
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.55
    140
    15.18
    111
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.09
    90
    27.01
    15
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.33
    144
    5.06
    134
    5. Oral Cancer
    4.10
    64
    4.35
    58
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.90
    144
    1.26
    177
    7. Lymphomas
    3.30
    133
    4.21
    113
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.57
    160
    3.37
    129
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.05
    176
    10.30
    37
    10. Stomach Cancer
    1.83
    177
    5.62
    90
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.68
    116
    6.06
    31
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    80
    2.23
    49
    13. Leukemia
    1.52
    157
    2.31
    144
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.47
    123
    1.64
    108
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.19
    143
    1.99
    91
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    0.94
    161
    1.11
    157
    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.