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Peru
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Peru 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
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Peru Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    46.7
    49.3
    48.0
    102
    101
    101
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    52.4
    55.6
    53.9
    103
    102
    103
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    58.3
    62.4
    60.3
    102
    103
    103
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    63.5
    68.2
    65.8
    104
    104
    105
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    68.9
    73.9
    71.4
    70
    79
    75
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    71.2
    76.3
    73.7
    71
    79
    73
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    73.4
    78.3
    75.9
    61
    69
    62
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.4
    78.3
    61
    69
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    74.6
    79.4
    54
    63
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    74.8
    79.6
    53
    63
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    74.9
    79.7
    53
    62
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    75.1
    79.8
    53
    61
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    75.5
    80.0
    53
    60
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    75.9
    80.3
    52
    60
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    76.3
    80.5
    52
    60
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    76.8
    80.8
    52
    58
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    77.4
    81.2
    51
    57
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    78.1
    81.7
    52
    57
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    79.0
    82.3
    52
    57
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    80.1
    83.1
    51
    56
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    81.5
    84.1
    51
    56
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    83.2
    85.4
    50
    56
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    85.3
    87.0
    51
    54
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    87.8
    89.0
    50
    52
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.7
    34
    45
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    77.68
    43
    102.51
    27
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    74.35
    144
    101.95
    123
    3. Liver Disease
    30.74
    34
    25.48
    53
    4. Stroke
    30.61
    151
    101.85
    52
    5. Kidney Disease
    28.83
    36
    9.06
    141
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.04
    85
    32.24
    47
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    21.67
    115
    26.08
    107
    8. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    36.51
    21
    9. Lung Disease
    16.81
    137
    30.98
    54
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    13.73
    110
    35.98
    28
    11. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    5.30
    97
    12. Other Injuries
    13.00
    39
    11.66
    50
    13. Violence
    11.73
    35
    14.50
    25
    14. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    26.27
    14
    15. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    1.29
    178
    16. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    14.31
    118
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.94
    86
    11.16
    26
    18. HIV/AIDS
    7.17
    83
    34.05
    37
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    4.88
    137
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    10.50
    36
    21. Malnutrition
    5.54
    58
    43.92
    1
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.46
    110
    22.00
    20
    23. Falls
    5.42
    87
    9.33
    53
    24. Tuberculosis
    5.34
    90
    127.11
    6
    25. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
    4.18
    125
    26. Suicide
    5.08
    149
    9.66
    80
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    1.12
    171
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.02
    87
    91.53
    17
    29. Drownings
    3.84
    86
    9.18
    13
    30. Hypertension
    3.72
    163
    21.41
    34
    31. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    2.27
    148
    32. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    3.34
    139
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.95
    153
    5.69
    85
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    2.88
    55
    1.33
    156
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.86
    95
    11.10
    14
    36. Drug Use
    2.25
    33
    1.00
    102
    37. Birth Trauma
    2.16
    107
    19.71
    15
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    2.05
    155
    6.62
    54
    39. Fires
    1.63
    90
    5.55
    31
    40. Alcohol
    1.55
    99
    1.46
    108
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.53
    104
    5.09
    36
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.44
    81
    24.54
    13
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    142
    2.90
    84
    44. Skin Disease
    1.41
    107
    4.78
    34
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    2.20
    53
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    1.58
    121
    47. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    5.69
    33
    48. Meningitis
    1.19
    86
    17.61
    28
    49. Encephalitis
    1.12
    67
    0.71
    98
    50. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    4.31
    64
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,743
    15.32
    74,566
    11.20
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,421
    14.43
    28,410
    4.27
    3. Stroke
    8,794
    5.92
    29,821
    4.48
    4. Liver Disease
    8,644
    5.82
    9,689
    1.46
    5. Kidney Disease
    8,255
    5.56
    3,340
    0.50
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    7,721
    5.20
    6,680
    1.00
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,062
    4.08
    7,985
    1.20
    8. Lung Disease
    4,894
    3.30
    8,610
    1.29
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,179
    2.82
    27,759
    4.17
    10. Other Injuries
    3,972
    2.68
    8,673
    1.30
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3,786
    2.55
    1,913
    0.29
    12. Violence
    3,699
    2.49
    10,479
    1.57
    13. Lung Cancers
    2,694
    1.81
    442
    0.07
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,693
    1.81
    17,292
    2.60
    15. Prostate Cancer
    2,369
    1.60
    4,036
    0.61
    16. HIV/AIDS
    2,193
    1.48
    18,570
    2.79
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,983
    1.34
    1,723
    0.26
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,910
    1.29
    4,030
    0.61
    19. Low Birth Weight
    1,877
    1.26
    36,131
    5.43
    20. Cervical Cancer
    1,678
    1.13
    5,104
    0.77
    21. Malnutrition
    1,673
    1.13
    32,737
    4.92
    22. Tuberculosis
    1,570
    1.06
    51,902
    7.79
    23. Falls
    1,569
    1.06
    3,812
    0.57
    24. Suicide
    1,567
    1.06
    4,453
    0.67
    25. Lymphomas
    1,511
    1.02
    1,715
    0.26
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    1,391
    0.94
    416
    0.06
    27. Breast Cancer
    1,271
    0.86
    2,918
    0.44
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,239
    0.83
    60,603
    9.10
    29. Drownings
    1,178
    0.79
    9,921
    1.49
    30. Leukemia
    1,090
    0.73
    997
    0.15
    31. Hypertension
    1,082
    0.73
    5,850
    0.88
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    870
    0.59
    2,270
    0.34
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    820
    0.55
    302
    0.05
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    818
    0.55
    3,796
    0.57
    35. Birth Trauma
    741
    0.50
    32,371
    4.86
    36. Drug Use
    679
    0.46
    567
    0.09
    37. Endocrine Disorders
    605
    0.41
    5,498
    0.83
    38. Ovary Cancer
    513
    0.35
    631
    0.09
    39. Fires
    487
    0.33
    3,788
    0.57
    40. Maternal Conditions
    470
    0.32
    15,608
    2.34
    41. Alcohol
    452
    0.30
    657
    0.10
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    447
    0.30
    2,008
    0.30
    43. Other Neoplasms
    415
    0.28
    1,246
    0.19
    44. Skin Disease
    413
    0.28
    2,126
    0.32
    45. Skin Cancers
    404
    0.27
    715
    0.11
    46. Bladder Cancer
    397
    0.27
    487
    0.07
    47. Meningitis
    368
    0.25
    16,415
    2.47
    48. Encephalitis
    346
    0.23
    693
    0.10
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    338
    0.23
    1,844
    0.28
    50. Appendicitis
    323
    0.22
    1,366
    0.21
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Peru PERU   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    19.37
    68
    36.51
    21
    2. Stomach Cancer
    13.46
    22
    5.30
    97
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.12
    72
    26.27
    14
    4. Lung Cancers
    9.61
    104
    1.29
    178
    5. Breast Cancer
    8.39
    169
    14.31
    118
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.06
    104
    4.88
    137
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.79
    66
    10.50
    36
    8. Lymphomas
    5.34
    98
    4.18
    125
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    4.97
    69
    1.12
    171
    10. Leukemia
    3.64
    105
    2.27
    148
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.41
    133
    3.34
    139
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.40
    107
    2.20
    53
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.40
    140
    1.58
    121
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.20
    155
    5.69
    33
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.10
    183
    4.31
    64
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.79
    175
    1.96
    98
    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.