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Portugal
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Portugal 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
Portugal Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    78.3
    84.5
    81.5
    28
    11
    19
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    84.5
    28
    11
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    78.7
    84.8
    27
    11
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    78.8
    84.8
    27
    11
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.9
    27
    11
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    79.1
    84.9
    27
    11
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    79.3
    85.0
    28
    11
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    79.5
    85.2
    28
    11
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    79.9
    85.4
    29
    10
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    80.5
    85.6
    28
    10
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    81.3
    86.0
    26
    11
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    82.3
    86.4
    23
    11
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.9
    22
    12
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.6
    21
    14
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    28
    21
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.8
    37
    32
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.9
    46
    40
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.40
    179
    101.95
    123
    2. Stroke
    38.29
    139
    101.85
    52
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.07
    105
    102.51
    27
    4. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    1.29
    178
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    4.88
    137
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    36.51
    21
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    16.11
    137
    32.24
    47
    8. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    14.31
    118
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.98
    136
    26.08
    107
    10. Lung Disease
    14.04
    151
    30.98
    54
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    5.30
    97
    12. Suicide
    8.62
    97
    9.66
    80
    13. Liver Disease
    7.99
    145
    25.48
    53
    14. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    4.18
    125
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.15
    65
    6.62
    54
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    1.12
    171
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.58
    151
    35.98
    28
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.46
    161
    9.06
    141
    19. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    10.50
    36
    20. Other Injuries
    4.70
    145
    11.66
    50
    21. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    4.31
    64
    22. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    2.27
    148
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.05
    92
    34.05
    37
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    1.58
    121
    25. Hypertension
    3.73
    162
    21.41
    34
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.44
    28
    1.33
    156
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.34
    139
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    5.69
    33
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    26.27
    14
    30. Falls
    2.76
    147
    9.33
    53
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.74
    159
    5.69
    85
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    2.49
    174
    11.16
    26
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    1.96
    98
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.18
    118
    2.90
    84
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    2.20
    53
    36. Epilepsy
    1.54
    102
    2.72
    47
    37. Encephalitis
    1.45
    46
    0.71
    98
    38. Low Birth Weight
    1.25
    169
    22.00
    20
    39. Alcohol
    1.06
    125
    1.46
    108
    40. Violence
    1.02
    160
    14.50
    25
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.00
    135
    127.11
    6
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.83
    157
    11.10
    14
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.67
    151
    5.09
    36
    44. Drug Use
    0.66
    140
    1.00
    102
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.66
    151
    91.53
    17
    46. Drownings
    0.63
    171
    9.18
    13
    47. Asthma
    0.62
    162
    11.84
    42
    48. Anemia
    0.50
    28
    0.13
    66
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.49
    165
    19.71
    15
    50. Skin Disease
    0.43
    152
    4.78
    34
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    12,549
    13.91
    29,821
    4.48
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,129
    13.44
    28,410
    4.27
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,158
    9.04
    74,566
    11.20
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    6,330
    7.02
    6,680
    1.00
    5. Lung Disease
    4,750
    5.27
    8,610
    1.29
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,715
    5.23
    7,985
    1.20
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,411
    4.89
    1,723
    0.26
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,171
    4.62
    442
    0.07
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2,652
    2.94
    1,913
    0.29
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,087
    2.31
    4,036
    0.61
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,932
    2.14
    2,918
    0.44
    12. Kidney Disease
    1,900
    2.11
    3,340
    0.50
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,723
    1.91
    5,498
    0.83
    14. Lymphomas
    1,536
    1.70
    1,715
    0.26
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1,454
    1.61
    416
    0.06
    16. Suicide
    1,450
    1.61
    4,453
    0.67
    17. Liver Disease
    1,394
    1.55
    9,689
    1.46
    18. Hypertension
    1,370
    1.52
    5,850
    0.88
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,261
    1.40
    302
    0.05
    20. Other Injuries
    1,136
    1.26
    8,673
    1.30
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,113
    1.23
    4,030
    0.61
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,100
    1.22
    487
    0.07
    23. Leukemia
    985
    1.09
    997
    0.15
    24. Oral Cancer
    819
    0.91
    1,486
    0.22
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    767
    0.85
    27,759
    4.17
    26. Falls
    762
    0.84
    3,812
    0.57
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    639
    0.71
    2,270
    0.34
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    634
    0.70
    1,844
    0.28
    29. Other Neoplasms
    618
    0.69
    1,246
    0.19
    30. Skin Cancers
    535
    0.59
    715
    0.11
    31. HIV/AIDS
    526
    0.58
    18,570
    2.79
    32. Ovary Cancer
    403
    0.45
    631
    0.09
    33. Encephalitis
    402
    0.45
    693
    0.10
    34. Epilepsy
    394
    0.44
    2,173
    0.33
    35. Cervical Cancer
    383
    0.42
    5,104
    0.77
    36. Uterin Cancer
    310
    0.34
    318
    0.05
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    238
    0.26
    3,796
    0.57
    38. Tuberculosis
    233
    0.26
    51,902
    7.79
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    208
    0.23
    60,603
    9.10
    40. Anemia
    193
    0.21
    83
    0.01
    41. Alcohol
    191
    0.21
    657
    0.10
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    181
    0.20
    2,008
    0.30
    43. Asthma
    176
    0.20
    4,584
    0.69
    44. Congenital Anomalies
    172
    0.19
    17,292
    2.60
    45. Skin Disease
    130
    0.14
    2,126
    0.32
    46. Violence
    128
    0.14
    10,479
    1.57
    47. Drug Use
    120
    0.13
    567
    0.09
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    86
    0.10
    123
    0.02
    49. Drownings
    83
    0.09
    9,921
    1.49
    50. Fires
    81
    0.09
    3,788
    0.57
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    1.29
    178
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    4.88
    137
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    36.51
    21
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    14.31
    118
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    5.30
    97
    6. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    4.18
    125
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    1.12
    171
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    10.50
    36
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    4.31
    64
    10. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    2.27
    148
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    1.58
    121
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.34
    139
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    5.69
    33
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    26.27
    14
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    1.96
    98
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    2.20
    53
    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.