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United Kingdom
COUNTRY #1
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Compare United Kingdom and Gabon 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.

Gabon
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
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.2
    74.2
    71.1
    9
    4
    9
     
    38.3
    41.5
    39.9
    150
    143
    148
    1970
    68.9
    75.2
    72.0
    13
    9
    9
     
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
    1980
    70.7
    76.8
    73.7
    16
    14
    17
     
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
    1990
    73.1
    78.8
    75.9
    17
    16
    16
     
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
    2000
    75.3
    80.1
    77.8
    18
    23
    20
     
    59.5
    60.7
    60.1
    130
    136
    133
    2010
    78.1
    82.2
    80.2
    15
    26
    21
     
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
    2016
    79.7
    83.2
    81.4
    17
    26
    22
     
    64.8
    68.2
    66.4
    130
    138
    134
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.7
    83.2
    17
    26
    64.8
    68.2
    130
    138
    Age 5
    80.0
    83.5
    16
    25
    68.2
    71.1
    130
    138
    Age 10
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    68.7
    71.4
    130
    139
    Age 15
    80.1
    83.5
    16
    25
    69.5
    72.1
    120
    137
    Age 20
    80.2
    83.6
    16
    25
    70.0
    72.5
    118
    139
    Age 25
    80.3
    83.7
    17
    25
    70.8
    72.9
    115
    138
    Age 30
    80.5
    83.8
    17
    25
    71.5
    73.5
    112
    137
    Age 35
    80.7
    83.9
    17
    24
    72.2
    74.2
    111
    135
    Age 40
    80.9
    84.0
    16
    24
    73.0
    75.2
    108
    131
    Age 45
    81.3
    84.2
    15
    23
    73.9
    76.1
    106
    127
    Age 50
    81.7
    84.5
    14
    22
    74.9
    77.0
    102
    124
    Age 55
    82.2
    84.9
    14
    24
    76.1
    78.1
    97
    118
    Age 60
    83.0
    85.5
    14
    24
    77.5
    79.1
    98
    118
    Age 65
    83.9
    86.2
    14
    23
    79.1
    80.4
    101
    119
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.0
    16
    24
    81.0
    82.0
    101
    121
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.2
    14
    27
    83.3
    84.1
    103
    117
    Age 80
    88.7
    89.8
    17
    31
    86.1
    86.7
    105
    113
    Age 85
    91.1
    92.0
    24
    37
    89.4
    89.8
    104
    112
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    47.64
    170
    93.95
    130
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    37.60
    23
    36.85
    26
    3. Lung Cancers
    26.69
    26
    5.76
    132
    4. Lung Disease
    23.07
    87
    20.39
    111
    5. Stroke
    21.58
    172
    68.90
    95
    6. Breast Cancer
    19.20
    57
    5.17
    180
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.18
    119
    74.01
    47
    8. Prostate Cancer
    17.53
    81
    10.38
    135
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.96
    50
    3.37
    166
    10. Liver Disease
    8.28
    142
    40.25
    18
    11. Suicide
    7.64
    109
    9.56
    84
    12. Lymphomas
    6.59
    51
    2.97
    146
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.56
    28
    2.54
    90
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    6.55
    44
    1.19
    163
    15. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    31
    3.14
    148
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.17
    178
    34.84
    76
    17. Leukemia
    3.90
    87
    1.24
    169
    18. Falls
    3.86
    113
    11.90
    40
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    3.85
    15
    1.91
    112
    20. Liver Cancer
    3.80
    137
    4.89
    107
    21. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    34
    1.87
    101
    22. Drug Use
    3.72
    18
    1.02
    98
    23. Stomach Cancer
    3.67
    137
    2.11
    176
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.60
    153
    9.69
    42
    25. Other Injuries
    3.43
    165
    9.27
    69
    26. Uterin Cancer
    3.41
    39
    2.23
    87
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    2.84
    140
    5.00
    88
    28. Low Birth Weight
    2.81
    148
    15.46
    41
    29. Skin Cancers
    2.72
    31
    1.05
    130
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.63
    161
    7.86
    47
    31. Kidney Disease
    2.63
    182
    12.42
    112
    32. Oral Cancer
    2.58
    109
    3.95
    75
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.53
    97
    2.39
    103
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.42
    179
    23.47
    63
    35. Hypertension
    2.16
    175
    23.31
    26
    36. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    160
    7.24
    100
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.45
    1
    0.07
    150
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.42
    137
    6.14
    57
    39. Alcohol
    1.40
    112
    1.47
    106
    40. Epilepsy
    1.35
    113
    2.43
    59
    41. Violence
    1.22
    152
    8.89
    61
    42. Skin Disease
    1.20
    115
    6.11
    14
    43. Asthma
    1.00
    144
    4.98
    77
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.95
    141
    41.65
    42
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.59
    158
    2.73
    76
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.59
    28
    0.29
    83
    47. Encephalitis
    0.58
    119
    0.51
    131
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.47
    167
    10.89
    50
    49. Drownings
    0.42
    179
    6.94
    35
    50. Fires
    0.32
    168
    3.92
    50
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Alzheimers & Dementia
    82,461
    16.47
    400
    2.96
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    76,365
    15.25
    1,047
    7.75
    3. Stroke
    38,649
    7.72
    776
    5.74
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    37,494
    7.49
    1,134
    8.39
    5. Lung Disease
    37,384
    7.47
    228
    1.69
    6. Lung Cancers
    36,549
    7.30
    67
    0.50
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18,798
    3.75
    44
    0.33
    8. Breast Cancer
    13,274
    2.65
    35
    0.26
    9. Prostate Cancer
    12,987
    2.59
    50
    0.37
    10. Lymphomas
    9,393
    1.88
    46
    0.34
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    8,984
    1.79
    13
    0.10
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    8,916
    1.78
    31
    0.23
    13. Liver Disease
    7,715
    1.54
    504
    3.73
    14. Parkinson's Disease
    7,268
    1.45
    21
    0.16
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,553
    1.31
    394
    2.91
    16. Falls
    6,321
    1.26
    153
    1.13
    17. Bladder Cancer
    6,146
    1.23
    21
    0.16
    18. Suicide
    5,829
    1.16
    140
    1.04
    19. Leukemia
    5,375
    1.07
    17
    0.13
    20. Stomach Cancer
    5,228
    1.04
    26
    0.19
    21. Liver Cancer
    5,170
    1.03
    63
    0.47
    22. Other Injuries
    4,972
    0.99
    162
    1.20
    23. Kidney Disease
    4,784
    0.96
    152
    1.12
    24. Ovary Cancer
    4,138
    0.83
    20
    0.15
    25. Other Neoplasms
    3,962
    0.79
    28
    0.21
    26. Hypertension
    3,771
    0.75
    259
    1.92
    27. Skin Cancers
    3,599
    0.72
    13
    0.10
    28. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,155
    0.63
    99
    0.73
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    3,137
    0.63
    84
    0.62
    30. Oral Cancer
    3,098
    0.62
    46
    0.34
    31. Drug Use
    2,449
    0.49
    17
    0.13
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    2,312
    0.46
    289
    2.14
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2,251
    0.45
    14
    0.10
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,128
    0.43
    74
    0.55
    35. Skin Disease
    2,041
    0.41
    80
    0.59
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,805
    0.36
    439
    3.25
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,706
    0.34
    631
    4.67
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1,623
    0.32
    1
    0.01
    39. Asthma
    1,476
    0.29
    64
    0.47
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1,273
    0.25
    479
    3.54
    41. Cervical Cancer
    1,224
    0.24
    44
    0.33
    42. Epilepsy
    1,200
    0.24
    48
    0.36
    43. Alcohol
    1,160
    0.23
    21
    0.16
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    968
    0.19
    3
    0.02
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    936
    0.19
    34
    0.25
    46. Violence
    860
    0.17
    174
    1.29
    47. Encephalitis
    849
    0.17
    10
    0.07
    48. Tuberculosis
    364
    0.07
    1,487
    11.00
    49. Fires
    317
    0.06
    61
    0.45
    50. Drownings
    299
    0.06
    152
    1.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      United Kingdom UNITED KINGDOM   Gabon GABON
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.69
    26
    5.76
    132
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.20
    57
    5.17
    180
    3. Prostate Cancer
    17.53
    81
    10.38
    135
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.96
    50
    3.37
    166
    5. Lymphomas
    6.59
    51
    2.97
    146
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.56
    28
    2.54
    90
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.55
    44
    1.19
    163
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.04
    31
    3.14
    148
    9. Leukemia
    3.90
    87
    1.24
    169
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.80
    137
    4.89
    107
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.76
    34
    1.87
    101
    12. Stomach Cancer
    3.67
    137
    2.11
    176
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.41
    39
    2.23
    87
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.72
    31
    1.05
    130
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.58
    109
    3.95
    75
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.86
    160
    7.24
    100
    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.