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Compare Angola and North Korea 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
     
      Angola ANGOLA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    31.7
    34.7
    33.2
    170
    168
    169
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    35.7
    38.7
    37.1
    170
    168
    170
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    38.2
    41.4
    39.8
    173
    171
    172
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    38.7
    42.1
    40.3
    181
    180
    181
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    43.8
    46.8
    45.3
    178
    179
    179
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    180
    180
    180
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2015
    50.9
    54.0
    52.4
    182
    182
    182
     
    67.0
    74.0
    70.6
    114
    108
    109
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    50.9
    54.0
    182
    182
     
    67.0
    74.0
    114
    108
    Age 5
    60.7
    63.3
    174
    176
     
    68.8
    75.7
    117
    110
    Age 10
    62.3
    64.8
    172
    174
     
    69.1
    75.9
    120
    110
    Age 15
    63.1
    65.7
    171
    173
     
    69.2
    76.1
    121
    110
    Age 20
    64.0
    66.5
    171
    173
     
    69.5
    76.3
    121
    109
    Age 25
    65.2
    67.5
    171
    173
     
    69.8
    76.6
    125
    108
    Age 30
    66.5
    68.6
    171
    173
     
    70.2
    76.9
    127
    108
    Age 35
    67.7
    69.8
    170
    173
     
    70.7
    77.2
    130
    107
    Age 40
    69.0
    71.1
    169
    174
     
    71.1
    77.5
    138
    107
    Age 45
    70.4
    72.4
    167
    174
     
    71.6
    77.8
    152
    107
    Age 50
    71.9
    73.7
    166
    173
     
    72.1
    78.2
    165
    107
    Age 55
    73.5
    75.0
    165
    174
     
    72.7
    78.7
    173
    110
    Age 60
    75.1
    76.3
    167
    175
     
    73.9
    79.6
    179
    111
    Age 65
    77.0
    77.9
    168
    174
     
    75.8
    80.8
    181
    109
    Age 70
    79.1
    79.9
    171
    173
     
    78.4
    82.2
    181
    110
    Age 75
    81.7
    82.2
    174
    173
     
    81.1
    83.9
    181
    118
    Age 80
    84.6
    85.0
    176
    174
     
    84.6
    86.3
    173
    128
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.2
    149
    154
     
    88.5
    89.4
    168
    137
    Age 90
    92.9
    93.1
    134
    146
     
    92.7
    93.1
    166
    149
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.4
    123
    140
     
    97.2
    97.3
    134
    152
    Age 100
    101.8
    101.9
    114
    134
     
    101.8
    101.7
    118
    165
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    176.70
    5
     
    22.68
    121
    2. Stroke
    142.27
    17
     
    177.55
    4
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    128.73
    69
     
    109.84
    103
    4. Tuberculosis
    99.50
    10
     
    57.08
    28
    5. Diarrhoeal diseases
    97.67
    10
     
    3.42
    93
    6. HIV/AIDS
    67.72
    26
     
    0.17
    155
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    55.71
    31
     
    8.13
    162
    8. Malaria
    44.54
    11
     
    0.00
    104
    9. Lung Disease
    40.22
    23
     
    100.37
    3
    10. Low Birth Weight
    39.75
    1
     
    10.30
    70
    11. Liver Disease
    37.76
    24
     
    17.00
    85
    12. Hypertension
    34.66
    9
     
    20.26
    52
    13. Birth Trauma
    34.48
    1
     
    5.56
    76
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.48
    41
     
    19.67
    82
    15. Malnutrition
    28.24
    6
     
    1.01
    105
    16. Maternal Conditions
    28.14
    14
     
    1.12
    93
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    28.04
    2
     
    2.15
    159
    18. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    39
     
    1.70
    179
    19. Suicide
    25.93
    9
     
    14.92
    32
    20. Meningitis
    25.43
    13
     
    1.14
    94
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    24.98
    1
     
    7.75
    103
    22. Drownings
    23.34
    1
     
    5.49
    66
    23. Other Injuries
    21.44
    13
     
    5.57
    133
    24. Cervical Cancer
    20.66
    33
     
    7.49
    98
    25. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.24
    80
     
    15.86
    105
    26. Asthma
    18.99
    19
     
    5.80
    81
    27. Kidney Disease
    16.14
    83
     
    14.51
    91
    28. Anemia
    13.90
    7
     
    0.04
    143
    29. Breast Cancer
    12.19
    133
     
    15.72
    104
    30. Fires
    11.18
    2
     
    1.37
    105
    31. Violence
    11.17
    39
     
    4.28
    105
    32. Epilepsy
    10.88
    2
     
    1.80
    88
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.60
    34
     
    3.03
    155
    34. Syphilis
    10.41
    1
     
    0.65
    71
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.59
    13
     
    4.52
    67
    36. Falls
    9.09
    52
     
    6.03
    79
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.85
    8
     
    8.26
    12
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.48
    35
     
    5.33
    37
    39. Schistosomiasis
    5.12
    12
     
    0.00
    95
    40. Liver Cancer
    4.98
    101
     
    18.14
    12
    41. Poisonings
    4.57
    3
     
    2.20
    44
    42. Tetanus
    4.42
    6
     
    0.15
    86
    43. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.11
    151
     
    14.76
    38
    44. Lymphomas
    4.03
    118
     
    2.50
    151
    45. Skin Disease
    4.01
    38
     
    0.63
    140
    46. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    129
     
    12.40
    31
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.83
    49
     
    1.17
    154
    48. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    76
     
    1.81
    135
    49. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    152
     
    3.67
    118
    50. Appendicitis
    2.78
    4
     
    0.29
    115
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Angola ANGOLA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    45,062
    14.57
     
    5,736
    2.62
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    33,240
    10.75
     
    715
    0.33
    3. Low Birth Weight
    21,166
    6.84
     
    2,031
    0.93
    4. Birth Trauma
    18,359
    5.94
     
    1,095
    0.50
    5. Malaria
    14,375
    4.65
     
    0
    0.00
    6. Stroke
    12,829
    4.15
     
    49,241
    22.51
    7. HIV/AIDS
    12,434
    4.02
     
    47
    0.02
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    11,847
    3.83
     
    1,596
    0.73
    9. Malnutrition
    10,992
    3.55
     
    270
    0.12
    10. Tuberculosis
    10,953
    3.54
     
    15,184
    6.94
    11. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,783
    3.49
     
    30,572
    13.98
    12. Drownings
    7,932
    2.56
     
    1,296
    0.59
    13. Meningitis
    7,677
    2.48
     
    266
    0.12
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    7,670
    2.48
     
    540
    0.25
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,110
    1.98
     
    5,214
    2.38
    16. Other Injuries
    5,964
    1.93
     
    1,438
    0.66
    17. Maternal Conditions
    5,769
    1.87
     
    292
    0.13
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    5,327
    1.72
     
    2,237
    1.02
    19. Suicide
    5,124
    1.66
     
    3,981
    1.82
    20. Syphilis
    4,883
    1.58
     
    131
    0.06
    21. Liver Disease
    4,652
    1.50
     
    4,710
    2.15
    22. Lung Disease
    3,551
    1.15
     
    28,017
    12.81
    23. Anemia
    3,286
    1.06
     
    9
    0.00
    24. Fires
    3,243
    1.05
     
    356
    0.16
    25. Hypertension
    2,927
    0.95
     
    5,653
    2.58
    26. Asthma
    2,822
    0.91
     
    1,608
    0.74
    27. Epilepsy
    2,807
    0.91
     
    447
    0.20
    28. Violence
    2,414
    0.78
     
    1,110
    0.51
    29. Kidney Disease
    2,234
    0.72
     
    3,988
    1.82
    30. Tetanus
    2,110
    0.68
     
    37
    0.02
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,709
    0.55
     
    789
    0.36
    32. Falls
    1,590
    0.51
     
    1,625
    0.74
    33. Poisonings
    1,424
    0.46
     
    567
    0.26
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,303
    0.42
     
    2,275
    1.04
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,256
    0.41
     
    4,491
    2.05
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,209
    0.39
     
    1,250
    0.57
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1,185
    0.38
     
    1,126
    0.51
    38. Pertussis
    927
    0.30
     
    40
    0.02
    39. Prostate Cancer
    800
    0.26
     
    165
    0.08
    40. Appendicitis
    767
    0.25
     
    77
    0.04
    41. Breast Cancer
    712
    0.23
     
    2,451
    1.12
    42. Schistosomiasis
    687
    0.22
     
    0
    0.00
    43. Skin Disease
    596
    0.19
     
    170
    0.08
    44. Liver Cancer
    546
    0.18
     
    5,076
    2.32
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    486
    0.16
     
    1,495
    0.68
    46. Lymphomas
    475
    0.15
     
    687
    0.31
    47. Other Neoplasms
    441
    0.14
     
    324
    0.15
    48. Measles
    420
    0.14
     
    22
    0.01
    49. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    405
    0.13
     
    4,123
    1.88
    50. Encephalitis
    400
    0.13
     
    187
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Angola ANGOLA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    39
     
    1.70
    179
    2. Cervical Cancer
    20.66
    33
     
    7.49
    98
    3. Breast Cancer
    12.19
    133
     
    15.72
    104
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.48
    35
     
    5.33
    37
    5. Liver Cancer
    4.98
    101
     
    18.14
    12
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.11
    151
     
    14.76
    38
    7. Lymphomas
    4.03
    118
     
    2.50
    151
    8. Stomach Cancer
    3.88
    129
     
    12.40
    31
    9. Oral Cancer
    3.42
    76
     
    1.81
    135
    10. Ovary Cancer
    2.86
    152
     
    3.67
    118
    11. Lung Cancers
    2.06
    159
     
    48.65
    2
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.83
    71
     
    0.77
    140
    13. Leukemia
    1.75
    152
     
    3.28
    116
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.70
    103
     
    2.68
    67
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.32
    127
     
    2.17
    86
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.16
    153
     
    5.71
    59
     
     
     
    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.