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Viet Nam
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Viet Nam 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
Viet Nam Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    42.6
    46.3
    44.4
    123
    119
    120
     
    39.9
    43.1
    41.4
    143
    135
    140
    1970
    46.9
    51.9
    49.4
    129
    118
    123
     
    43.6
    46.8
    45.2
    143
    141
    141
    1980
    55.5
    59.9
    57.7
    119
    114
    116
     
    46.2
    49.4
    47.8
    154
    149
    152
    1990
    64.1
    67.7
    65.9
    95
    108
    103
     
    44.4
    48.3
    46.3
    174
    172
    174
    2000
    68.5
    78.2
    73.4
    76
    35
    46
     
    49.8
    52.7
    51.3
    160
    160
    159
    2010
    70.3
    80.1
    75.2
    81
    36
    51
     
    55.9
    59.0
    57.4
    164
    160
    163
    2016
    71.7
    80.9
    76.3
    78
    38
    55
     
    58.9
    62.0
    60.5
    168
    165
    165
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.7
    80.9
    78
    38
    58.9
    62.0
    168
    165
    Age 5
    73.4
    82.5
    74
    31
    65.3
    67.9
    158
    162
    Age 10
    73.5
    82.5
    74
    31
    66.3
    68.8
    156
    159
    Age 15
    73.6
    82.6
    74
    32
    66.9
    69.5
    154
    157
    Age 20
    73.9
    82.7
    72
    32
    67.7
    70.1
    150
    157
    Age 25
    74.3
    82.9
    73
    32
    68.6
    70.8
    148
    157
    Age 30
    74.8
    83.0
    73
    32
    69.5
    71.5
    144
    158
    Age 35
    75.3
    83.2
    70
    32
    70.4
    72.4
    140
    158
    Age 40
    75.8
    83.4
    71
    32
    71.4
    73.3
    135
    157
    Age 45
    76.5
    83.6
    69
    32
    72.5
    74.3
    131
    156
    Age 50
    77.3
    84.0
    66
    32
    73.6
    75.2
    129
    157
    Age 55
    78.3
    84.4
    62
    31
    74.9
    76.3
    130
    157
    Age 60
    79.7
    85.1
    59
    31
    76.3
    77.4
    131
    158
    Age 65
    81.2
    85.9
    56
    29
    78.1
    78.9
    133
    158
    Age 70
    83.2
    87.2
    52
    23
    80.1
    80.8
    135
    156
    Age 75
    85.6
    88.7
    47
    13
    82.6
    83.2
    138
    151
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.7
    28
    4
    85.6
    86.0
    136
    145
    Age 85
    91.5
    93.2
    12
    3
    89.0
    89.4
    136
    140
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    115.38
    50
    110.84
    56
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    68.84
    160
    82.42
    140
    3. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
    10.30
    37
    4. Lung Disease
    26.26
    64
    34.27
    37
    5. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
    1.26
    177
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    24.22
    104
    19.53
    116
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    23.60
    62
    36.88
    21
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.39
    117
    128.08
    20
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    20.18
    69
    17.36
    96
    10. Liver Disease
    17.85
    80
    25.03
    53
    11. Tuberculosis
    16.96
    61
    123.54
    8
    12. Kidney Disease
    16.25
    82
    7.55
    153
    13. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
    5.62
    90
    14. Falls
    14.26
    20
    5.26
    90
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    10.25
    62
    13.19
    29
    16. Hypertension
    10.11
    112
    31.76
    20
    17. Asthma
    9.19
    68
    17.72
    22
    18. Low Birth Weight
    9.08
    76
    24.39
    15
    19. HIV/AIDS
    8.92
    72
    36.40
    36
    20. Suicide
    7.27
    126
    12.22
    56
    21. Drownings
    7.01
    45
    9.37
    25
    22. Other Injuries
    6.57
    115
    14.74
    41
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
    27.01
    15
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
    15.18
    111
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.21
    82
    20.11
    8
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
    5.06
    134
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
    4.35
    58
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.71
    78
    61.01
    25
    29. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
    2.31
    144
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.89
    136
    5.80
    85
    31. Violence
    3.74
    116
    14.82
    24
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.51
    83
    7.93
    26
    33. Birth Trauma
    3.04
    89
    19.33
    15
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
    1.99
    91
    35. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
    34.72
    23
    36. Epilepsy
    2.35
    67
    5.97
    22
    37. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
    4.21
    113
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    105
    5.95
    22
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
    6.06
    31
    40. Encephalitis
    1.49
    35
    1.09
    58
    41. Skin Disease
    1.39
    104
    2.55
    67
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.09
    158
    2.90
    85
    43. Alcohol
    0.96
    129
    1.33
    108
    44. Poisonings
    0.95
    82
    2.97
    18
    45. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
    3.37
    129
    46. Drug Use
    0.84
    124
    0.91
    114
    47. Maternal Conditions
    0.83
    102
    24.90
    16
    48. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
    1.11
    157
    49. Meningitis
    0.75
    111
    19.51
    21
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    0.55
    152
    0.49
    160
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    98,253
    19.46
    33,913
    5.05
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    58,452
    11.58
    24,108
    3.59
    3. Liver Cancer
    27,249
    5.40
    3,912
    0.58
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    22,468
    4.45
    25,899
    3.86
    5. Lung Disease
    22,015
    4.36
    10,391
    1.55
    6. Lung Cancers
    21,667
    4.29
    417
    0.06
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    20,462
    4.05
    6,268
    0.93
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,007
    3.96
    84,332
    12.55
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16,844
    3.34
    4,461
    0.66
    10. Liver Disease
    16,269
    3.22
    9,466
    1.41
    11. Tuberculosis
    15,252
    3.02
    48,276
    7.19
    12. Kidney Disease
    13,952
    2.76
    3,172
    0.47
    13. Stomach Cancer
    13,318
    2.64
    2,028
    0.30
    14. Falls
    12,303
    2.44
    2,634
    0.39
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9,000
    1.78
    18,222
    2.71
    16. HIV/AIDS
    8,944
    1.77
    20,526
    3.06
    17. Hypertension
    8,634
    1.71
    9,405
    1.40
    18. Low Birth Weight
    7,936
    1.57
    38,204
    5.69
    19. Asthma
    7,832
    1.55
    7,016
    1.04
    20. Suicide
    6,910
    1.37
    7,577
    1.13
    21. Drownings
    6,303
    1.25
    9,325
    1.39
    22. Other Injuries
    6,065
    1.20
    11,821
    1.76
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    5,532
    1.10
    16,810
    2.50
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,162
    1.02
    1,781
    0.27
    25. Oral Cancer
    4,737
    0.94
    1,473
    0.22
    26. Leukemia
    4,317
    0.86
    1,000
    0.15
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4,057
    0.80
    51,222
    7.62
    28. Violence
    3,634
    0.72
    10,322
    1.54
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,417
    0.68
    2,681
    0.40
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3,214
    0.64
    5,178
    0.77
    31. Breast Cancer
    3,164
    0.63
    3,056
    0.45
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,992
    0.59
    2,943
    0.44
    33. Birth Trauma
    2,659
    0.53
    30,270
    4.51
    34. Epilepsy
    2,194
    0.43
    4,465
    0.66
    35. Lymphomas
    1,580
    0.31
    1,665
    0.25
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1,467
    0.29
    316
    0.05
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,361
    0.27
    2,553
    0.38
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,346
    0.27
    1,937
    0.29
    39. Encephalitis
    1,329
    0.26
    947
    0.14
    40. Skin Disease
    1,205
    0.24
    1,033
    0.15
    41. Other Neoplasms
    948
    0.19
    1,220
    0.18
    42. Alcohol
    924
    0.18
    611
    0.09
    43. Poisonings
    904
    0.18
    2,802
    0.42
    44. Maternal Conditions
    832
    0.16
    16,040
    2.39
    45. Drug Use
    817
    0.16
    543
    0.08
    46. Prostate Cancer
    786
    0.16
    4,065
    0.61
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    684
    0.14
    405
    0.06
    48. Meningitis
    682
    0.14
    18,627
    2.77
    49. Hepatitis B
    468
    0.09
    419
    0.06
    50. Parkinson's Disease
    461
    0.09
    131
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Viet Nam VIET NAM   DR Congo DR CONGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Liver Cancer
    29.96
    3
    10.30
    37
    2. Lung Cancers
    24.73
    37
    1.26
    177
    3. Stomach Cancer
    15.11
    21
    5.62
    90
    4. Cervical Cancer
    6.42
    110
    27.01
    15
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.32
    176
    15.18
    111
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.87
    120
    5.06
    134
    7. Oral Cancer
    5.28
    34
    4.35
    58
    8. Leukemia
    4.66
    46
    2.31
    144
    9. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    58
    1.99
    91
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2.48
    174
    34.72
    23
    11. Lymphomas
    1.75
    176
    4.21
    113
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.53
    123
    6.06
    31
    13. Ovary Cancer
    0.90
    182
    3.37
    129
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    168
    1.11
    157
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.45
    165
    2.23
    49
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.42
    179
    1.64
    108
    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.