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Compare Niger and Central African Republic 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
     
      Niger NIGER   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.9
    37.1
    39.6
    130
    161
    149
     
    36.2
    41.2
    38.7
    159
    146
    156
    1970
    42.6
    38.6
    40.6
    150
    169
    161
     
    40.2
    45.2
    42.6
    160
    148
    154
    1980
    43.7
    40.8
    42.3
    161
    172
    170
     
    45.1
    50.4
    47.7
    157
    147
    153
    1990
    47.7
    45.3
    46.5
    163
    175
    173
     
    47.3
    52.5
    49.8
    165
    159
    163
    2000
    49.9
    50.0
    50.0
    159
    169
    164
     
    44.9
    47.1
    46.0
    177
    178
    178
    2010
    57.8
    58.8
    58.2
    153
    161
    157
     
    47.9
    50.5
    49.2
    181
    181
    181
    2016
    59.0
    60.8
    59.8
    167
    171
    170
     
    51.7
    54.4
    53.0
    182
    182
    182
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Niger NIGER   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    59.0
    60.8
    167
    171
     
    51.7
    54.4
    182
    182
    Age 5
    65.0
    66.7
    161
    166
     
    59.4
    61.5
    182
    180
    Age 10
    66.4
    68.0
    155
    164
     
    60.4
    62.5
    180
    180
    Age 15
    67.4
    69.0
    146
    162
     
    60.8
    62.9
    181
    180
    Age 20
    68.0
    69.6
    147
    162
     
    61.8
    63.7
    181
    180
    Age 25
    68.7
    70.3
    147
    161
     
    63.1
    64.7
    180
    180
    Age 30
    69.5
    71.1
    145
    160
     
    64.5
    65.8
    180
    180
    Age 35
    70.2
    71.9
    143
    160
     
    66.0
    67.2
    179
    180
    Age 40
    71.0
    72.7
    143
    163
     
    67.7
    69.1
    177
    180
    Age 45
    71.9
    73.5
    144
    166
     
    69.7
    71.2
    177
    179
    Age 50
    72.9
    74.5
    148
    165
     
    71.6
    73.1
    177
    179
    Age 55
    74.1
    75.5
    151
    167
     
    73.5
    74.9
    168
    172
    Age 60
    75.6
    76.8
    153
    169
     
    75.4
    76.5
    160
    170
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.2
    162
    170
     
    77.4
    78.3
    157
    169
    Age 70
    79.3
    79.9
    168
    172
     
    79.7
    80.4
    157
    168
    Age 75
    81.7
    82.2
    171
    172
     
    82.3
    82.9
    155
    164
    Age 80
    84.7
    85.0
    173
    173
     
    85.4
    85.8
    150
    159
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.5
    174
    174
     
    88.9
    89.3
    149
    148
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Niger NIGER   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    165.84
    6
     
    163.65
    7
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    116.43
    91
     
    110.11
    101
    3. Stroke
    114.59
    52
     
    155.11
    13
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    89.68
    13
     
    104.00
    7
    5. Tuberculosis
    41.33
    42
     
    72.84
    18
    6. Liver Disease
    39.80
    20
     
    31.65
    31
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    35.37
    25
     
    35.05
    29
    8. Malaria
    31.54
    27
     
    50.68
    5
    9. Maternal Conditions
    30.76
    9
     
    31.93
    8
    10. Meningitis
    27.64
    9
     
    28.73
    7
    11. HIV/AIDS
    26.40
    46
     
    215.62
    6
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.99
    98
     
    31.82
    81
    13. Lung Disease
    24.86
    74
     
    41.66
    21
    14. Malnutrition
    24.01
    12
     
    30.00
    4
    15. Low Birth Weight
    20.03
    22
     
    28.47
    4
    16. Other Injuries
    19.76
    20
     
    21.61
    12
    17. Birth Trauma
    17.35
    25
     
    31.33
    3
    18. Asthma
    16.37
    27
     
    26.87
    5
    19. Breast Cancer
    15.11
    114
     
    19.55
    59
    20. Kidney Disease
    14.94
    90
     
    10.50
    118
    21. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.66
    123
     
    21.14
    63
    22. Hypertension
    12.76
    98
     
    36.09
    6
    23. Falls
    12.60
    31
     
    6.02
    80
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    10.95
    49
     
    14.94
    13
    25. Violence
    10.87
    42
     
    13.90
    28
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.19
    16
     
    12.73
    2
    27. Prostate Cancer
    9.11
    140
     
    26.08
    41
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    8.98
    53
     
    20.08
    9
    29. Drownings
    8.26
    30
     
    12.79
    9
    30. Suicide
    8.19
    119
     
    19.64
    13
    31. Cervical Cancer
    7.25
    103
     
    16.63
    45
    32. Ovary Cancer
    6.60
    23
     
    4.38
    88
    33. Fires
    5.72
    39
     
    9.15
    6
    34. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    85
     
    5.97
    79
    35. Measles
    5.16
    15
     
    8.84
    9
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.50
    15
     
    4.13
    20
    37. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.37
    143
     
    3.90
    154
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.32
    49
     
    7.44
    14
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.75
    143
     
    7.85
    54
    40. Epilepsy
    3.43
    49
     
    8.29
    7
    41. Poisonings
    2.93
    19
     
    4.53
    4
    42. Oral Cancer
    2.45
    105
     
    4.89
    41
    43. Pertussis
    2.35
    17
     
    3.73
    3
    44. Anemia
    2.34
    39
     
    15.66
    5
    45. Appendicitis
    2.28
    9
     
    2.50
    7
    46. Syphilis
    2.23
    37
     
    8.30
    4
    47. Hepatitis B
    2.11
    25
     
    1.56
    43
    48. Skin Disease
    2.06
    81
     
    2.98
    61
    49. Tetanus
    1.92
    26
     
    6.42
    4
    50. Stomach Cancer
    1.90
    176
     
    2.47
    166
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Niger NIGER   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27,892
    17.32
     
    6,957
    11.18
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16,180
    10.05
     
    4,872
    7.83
    3. Malaria
    10,561
    6.56
     
    3,578
    5.75
    4. Low Birth Weight
    9,370
    5.82
     
    2,275
    3.65
    5. Birth Trauma
    8,118
    5.04
     
    2,503
    4.02
    6. Stroke
    8,064
    5.01
     
    3,899
    6.26
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,666
    4.76
     
    2,685
    4.31
    8. Malnutrition
    7,053
    4.38
     
    1,491
    2.40
    9. Meningitis
    6,780
    4.21
     
    1,662
    2.67
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,648
    3.51
     
    1,561
    2.51
    11. Maternal Conditions
    4,531
    2.81
     
    1,458
    2.34
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    4,157
    2.58
     
    1,091
    1.75
    13. Tuberculosis
    3,842
    2.39
     
    2,150
    3.45
    14. Liver Disease
    3,568
    2.22
     
    940
    1.51
    15. HIV/AIDS
    3,531
    2.19
     
    8,044
    12.92
    16. Other Injuries
    3,471
    2.16
     
    1,050
    1.69
    17. Measles
    2,308
    1.43
     
    667
    1.07
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    2,032
    1.26
     
    937
    1.51
    19. Violence
    1,984
    1.23
     
    642
    1.03
    20. Drownings
    1,917
    1.19
     
    736
    1.18
    21. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,860
    1.15
     
    832
    1.34
    22. Lung Disease
    1,681
    1.04
     
    1,016
    1.63
    23. Kidney Disease
    1,374
    0.85
     
    328
    0.53
    24. Asthma
    1,333
    0.83
     
    803
    1.29
    25. Falls
    1,133
    0.70
     
    211
    0.34
    26. Pertussis
    1,033
    0.64
     
    280
    0.45
    27. Fires
    928
    0.58
     
    448
    0.72
    28. Syphilis
    891
    0.55
     
    596
    0.96
    29. Hypertension
    886
    0.55
     
    880
    1.41
    30. Suicide
    822
    0.51
     
    851
    1.37
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    808
    0.50
     
    375
    0.60
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    804
    0.50
     
    462
    0.74
    33. Breast Cancer
    765
    0.47
     
    305
    0.49
    34. Poisonings
    711
    0.44
     
    242
    0.39
    35. Liver Cancer
    563
    0.35
     
    181
    0.29
    36. Epilepsy
    474
    0.29
     
    397
    0.64
    37. Tetanus
    424
    0.26
     
    370
    0.59
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    415
    0.26
     
    111
    0.18
    39. Schistosomiasis
    398
    0.25
     
    130
    0.21
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    374
    0.23
     
    242
    0.39
    41. Inflammatory/Heart
    362
    0.22
     
    260
    0.42
    42. Cervical Cancer
    345
    0.21
     
    243
    0.39
    43. Ovary Cancer
    306
    0.19
     
    66
    0.11
    44. Encephalitis
    297
    0.18
     
    62
    0.10
    45. Appendicitis
    296
    0.18
     
    115
    0.18
    46. Anemia
    262
    0.16
     
    611
    0.98
    47. Prostate Cancer
    243
    0.15
     
    252
    0.40
    48. Oral Cancer
    226
    0.14
     
    139
    0.22
    49. Hepatitis B
    221
    0.14
     
    55
    0.09
    50. Lymphomas
    218
    0.14
     
    216
    0.35
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Niger NIGER   Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    15.11
    114
     
    19.55
    59
    2. Prostate Cancer
    9.11
    140
     
    26.08
    41
    3. Cervical Cancer
    7.25
    103
     
    16.63
    45
    4. Ovary Cancer
    6.60
    23
     
    4.38
    88
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.68
    85
     
    5.97
    79
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.37
    143
     
    3.90
    154
    7. Oral Cancer
    2.45
    105
     
    4.89
    41
    8. Stomach Cancer
    1.90
    176
     
    2.47
    166
    9. Lymphomas
    1.80
    174
     
    6.40
    54
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1.61
    139
     
    0.92
    164
    11. Uterin Cancer
    1.51
    117
     
    1.26
    132
    12. Bladder Cancer
    1.44
    125
     
    0.97
    157
    13. Leukemia
    1.19
    165
     
    2.96
    125
    14. Skin Cancers
    0.77
    141
     
    1.84
    69
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.72
    166
     
    2.33
    95
    16. Lung Cancers
    0.47
    183
     
    1.53
    169
     
     
     
    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.