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Compare Austria 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
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.4
    71.9
    68.6
    29
    22
    27
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    66.5
    73.4
    69.9
    30
    28
    30
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    69.0
    76.1
    72.4
    32
    19
    27
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    72.3
    78.9
    75.5
    22
    13
    18
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    74.9
    81.0
    78.1
    22
    13
    15
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    77.6
    83.1
    80.4
    20
    14
    18
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    79.4
    84.2
    81.9
    20
    15
    16
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    79.4
    84.2
    20
    15
     
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    79.7
    84.4
    20
    14
     
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    79.7
    84.5
    20
    14
     
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    79.8
    84.5
    20
    14
     
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    79.9
    84.6
    20
    14
     
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    80.1
    84.6
    19
    15
     
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    80.2
    84.7
    19
    15
     
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    80.4
    84.8
    19
    15
     
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    80.5
    84.9
    19
    16
     
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    80.8
    85.0
    20
    16
     
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    81.2
    85.3
    20
    16
     
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    81.7
    85.6
    20
    16
     
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    82.5
    86.1
    21
    13
     
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    83.6
    86.7
    19
    13
     
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.7
    17
    12
     
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.6
    17
    14
     
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    88.6
    90.0
    19
    22
     
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    91.0
    91.9
    29
    39
     
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    94.43
    122
     
    109.84
    103
    2. Stroke
    25.12
    176
     
    177.55
    4
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    48.65
    2
    4. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    15.72
    104
    5. Lung Disease
    17.02
    139
     
    100.37
    3
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.30
    135
     
    8.13
    162
    7. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    1.70
    179
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    14.76
    38
    9. Suicide
    11.91
    62
     
    14.92
    32
    10. Liver Disease
    11.75
    115
     
    17.00
    85
    11. Hypertension
    11.13
    107
     
    20.26
    52
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.87
    147
     
    15.86
    105
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    5.71
    59
    14. Kidney Disease
    8.12
    144
     
    14.51
    91
    15. Other Injuries
    7.95
    98
     
    5.57
    133
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    7.62
    63
     
    2.15
    159
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.96
    68
     
    3.03
    155
    18. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    2.50
    151
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    12.40
    31
    20. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    3.67
    118
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    18.14
    12
    22. Falls
    5.22
    92
     
    6.03
    79
    23. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    3.28
    116
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.74
    164
     
    19.67
    82
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    4.52
    5
     
    0.54
    155
    26. Influenza and Pneumonia
    4.27
    182
     
    22.68
    121
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    3.78
    155
     
    7.75
    103
    28. Other Neoplasms
    3.66
    56
     
    1.17
    154
    29. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    1.81
    135
    30. Alcohol
    3.05
    34
     
    1.11
    120
    31. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    2.68
    67
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    2.17
    86
    33. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    0.77
    140
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    5.33
    37
    35. Drug Use
    2.49
    42
     
    2.33
    47
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    7.49
    98
    37. Low Birth Weight
    1.48
    168
     
    10.30
    70
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.10
    127
     
    8.26
    12
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.91
    11
     
    0.12
    107
    40. Violence
    0.90
    169
     
    4.28
    105
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.89
    155
     
    4.52
    67
    42. Epilepsy
    0.85
    154
     
    1.80
    88
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.45
    162
     
    3.42
    93
    44. HIV/AIDS
    0.44
    135
     
    0.17
    155
    45. Asthma
    0.42
    179
     
    5.80
    81
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.41
    170
     
    5.56
    76
    47. Tuberculosis
    0.40
    152
     
    57.08
    28
    48. Drownings
    0.40
    177
     
    5.49
    66
    49. Skin Disease
    0.30
    163
     
    0.63
    140
    50. Poisonings
    0.25
    165
     
    2.20
    44
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    19,309
    28.06
     
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Stroke
    5,121
    7.44
     
    49,241
    22.51
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,905
    5.67
     
    13,520
    6.18
    4. Lung Disease
    3,339
    4.85
     
    28,017
    12.81
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,064
    4.45
     
    2,237
    1.02
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,506
    3.64
     
    4,123
    1.88
    7. Hypertension
    2,389
    3.47
     
    5,653
    2.58
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,363
    3.43
     
    4,491
    2.05
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,769
    2.57
     
    2,451
    1.12
    10. Kidney Disease
    1,727
    2.51
     
    3,988
    1.82
    11. Liver Disease
    1,713
    2.49
     
    4,710
    2.15
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,609
    2.34
     
    1,590
    0.73
    13. Suicide
    1,402
    2.04
     
    3,981
    1.82
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,398
    2.03
     
    789
    0.36
    15. Other Injuries
    1,384
    2.01
     
    1,438
    0.66
    16. Prostate Cancer
    1,314
    1.91
     
    165
    0.08
    17. Lymphomas
    1,160
    1.69
     
    687
    0.31
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    1,140
    1.66
     
    540
    0.25
    19. Stomach Cancer
    1,021
    1.48
     
    3,451
    1.58
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    979
    1.42
     
    149
    0.07
    21. Falls
    946
    1.37
     
    1,625
    0.74
    22. Liver Cancer
    931
    1.35
     
    5,076
    2.32
    23. Leukemia
    862
    1.25
     
    867
    0.40
    24. Influenza and Pneumonia
    853
    1.24
     
    5,736
    2.62
    25. Other Neoplasms
    724
    1.05
     
    324
    0.15
    26. Bladder Cancer
    596
    0.87
     
    749
    0.34
    27. Oral Cancer
    559
    0.81
     
    512
    0.23
    28. Ovary Cancer
    515
    0.75
     
    581
    0.27
    29. Skin Cancers
    512
    0.74
     
    215
    0.10
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    489
    0.71
     
    5,214
    2.38
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    414
    0.60
     
    1,495
    0.68
    32. Alcohol
    413
    0.60
     
    306
    0.14
    33. Uterin Cancer
    271
    0.39
     
    344
    0.16
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    270
    0.39
     
    1,596
    0.73
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    234
    0.34
     
    2,275
    1.04
    36. Drug Use
    208
    0.30
     
    625
    0.29
    37. Cervical Cancer
    204
    0.30
     
    1,126
    0.51
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    166
    0.24
     
    1,250
    0.57
    39. Multiple Sclerosis
    138
    0.20
     
    33
    0.02
    40. Epilepsy
    111
    0.16
     
    447
    0.20
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    90
    0.13
     
    715
    0.33
    42. Violence
    82
    0.12
     
    1,110
    0.51
    43. Asthma
    70
    0.10
     
    1,608
    0.74
    44. Low Birth Weight
    68
    0.10
     
    2,031
    0.93
    45. Tuberculosis
    62
    0.09
     
    15,184
    6.94
    46. Skin Disease
    62
    0.09
     
    170
    0.08
    47. Drownings
    47
    0.07
     
    1,296
    0.59
    48. HIV/AIDS
    46
    0.07
     
    47
    0.02
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    40
    0.06
     
    179
    0.08
    50. Anemia
    33
    0.05
     
    9
    0.00
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Austria AUSTRIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.84
    42
     
    48.65
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.30
    69
     
    15.72
    104
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.98
    101
     
    1.70
    179
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.56
    54
     
    14.76
    38
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.08
    11
     
    5.71
    59
    6. Lymphomas
    6.33
    56
     
    2.50
    151
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.74
    87
     
    12.40
    31
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.56
    50
     
    3.67
    118
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.31
    91
     
    18.14
    12
    10. Leukemia
    4.94
    32
     
    3.28
    116
    11. Oral Cancer
    3.63
    73
     
    1.81
    135
    12. Bladder Cancer
    3.05
    57
     
    2.68
    67
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.02
    54
     
    2.17
    86
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.98
    26
     
    0.77
    140
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    85
     
    5.33
    37
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.27
    150
     
    7.49
    98
     
     
     
    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.