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Bahrain
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 Bahrain 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.

North Korea
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
Bahrain Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    54.2
    57.4
    55.8
    73
    76
    75
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    60.3
    64.0
    62.1
    69
    73
    70
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    66.0
    70.0
    67.9
    53
    70
    61
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    70.3
    74.1
    72.2
    37
    59
    42
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    73.7
    75.5
    74.5
    31
    61
    40
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    75.4
    77.1
    76.1
    37
    67
    44
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    78.6
    79.6
    79.1
    26
    46
    32
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.6
    79.6
    26
    46
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    79.2
    80.2
    22
    49
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    79.3
    80.3
    22
    49
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    79.3
    80.4
    22
    49
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    79.5
    80.4
    22
    50
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    79.7
    80.5
    22
    52
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    79.9
    80.6
    22
    55
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    80.0
    80.7
    22
    55
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    80.2
    80.8
    22
    59
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    80.4
    80.9
    23
    62
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    80.6
    81.1
    27
    66
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    81.0
    81.5
    28
    71
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    81.5
    82.0
    33
    74
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    82.3
    82.9
    38
    74
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    83.2
    84.0
    51
    78
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    85.1
    85.3
    57
    86
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.0
    87.4
    69
    89
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.2
    90.5
    73
    90
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    113.37
    109
    120.49
    96
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    83.19
    15
    11.19
    147
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    32.51
    43
    26.38
    84
    4. Stroke
    22.74
    165
    167.56
    2
    5. Kidney Disease
    21.21
    67
    12.50
    110
    6. Lung Disease
    15.13
    144
    112.26
    1
    7. Lung Cancers
    14.22
    85
    46.18
    2
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12.61
    145
    20.09
    118
    9. Breast Cancer
    12.37
    130
    15.23
    103
    10. Endocrine Disorders
    10.27
    26
    1.82
    160
    11. Liver Disease
    9.15
    135
    11.17
    116
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.17
    129
    19.91
    80
    13. Prostate Cancer
    7.76
    152
    2.13
    177
    14. Suicide
    5.65
    139
    10.56
    68
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    5.59
    126
    6.26
    118
    16. Hypertension
    5.46
    150
    15.42
    69
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.68
    141
    14.39
    36
    18. Low Birth Weight
    4.64
    118
    7.16
    91
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.54
    113
    2.35
    166
    20. Stomach Cancer
    4.37
    119
    11.91
    31
    21. Lymphomas
    3.82
    137
    2.47
    167
    22. Bladder Cancer
    3.22
    49
    2.71
    70
    23. Asthma
    3.22
    100
    2.68
    102
    24. Ovary Cancer
    3.19
    144
    3.55
    128
    25. Other Injuries
    3.16
    171
    5.02
    137
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    3.14
    105
    5.56
    58
    27. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    162
    17.57
    13
    28. Leukemia
    2.90
    131
    3.29
    116
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.62
    71
    1.73
    127
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    121
    1.75
    157
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.37
    107
    4.80
    68
    32. Cervical Cancer
    2.35
    150
    7.13
    102
    33. Skin Disease
    2.27
    85
    0.54
    146
    34. Falls
    2.12
    164
    6.48
    71
    35. Other Neoplasms
    1.96
    123
    1.12
    155
    36. Uterin Cancer
    1.92
    99
    2.07
    91
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.67
    128
    5.01
    35
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.49
    121
    2.72
    97
    39. Epilepsy
    1.41
    108
    1.49
    105
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.16
    122
    9.04
    10
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.14
    130
    38.68
    41
    42. Hepatitis B
    1.04
    53
    0.88
    67
    43. Drug Use
    0.87
    114
    2.32
    32
    44. Drownings
    0.83
    157
    6.30
    44
    45. Appendicitis
    0.76
    75
    0.26
    116
    46. Violence
    0.74
    170
    4.33
    103
    47. Fires
    0.72
    136
    1.19
    110
    48. HIV/AIDS
    0.65
    125
    0.18
    157
    49. Alcohol
    0.62
    142
    1.03
    127
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    162
    0.76
    148
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    557
    22.02
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    404
    15.97
    3,182
    1.51
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    110
    4.35
    6,220
    2.95
    4. Stroke
    109
    4.31
    46,562
    22.10
    5. Kidney Disease
    109
    4.31
    3,463
    1.64
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    98
    3.88
    5,216
    2.48
    7. Suicide
    85
    3.36
    2,852
    1.35
    8. Endocrine Disorders
    78
    3.08
    464
    0.22
    9. Lung Cancers
    71
    2.81
    13,627
    6.47
    10. Congenital Anomalies
    69
    2.73
    1,282
    0.61
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    2.65
    4,792
    2.27
    12. Lung Disease
    64
    2.53
    30,364
    14.41
    13. Low Birth Weight
    56
    2.21
    1,401
    0.67
    14. Liver Disease
    55
    2.17
    3,210
    1.52
    15. Breast Cancer
    48
    1.90
    2,540
    1.21
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    36
    1.42
    4,273
    2.03
    17. Other Injuries
    36
    1.42
    1,298
    0.62
    18. Lymphomas
    30
    1.19
    721
    0.34
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    28
    1.11
    604
    0.29
    20. Stomach Cancer
    26
    1.03
    3,538
    1.68
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    23
    0.91
    1,654
    0.79
    22. Leukemia
    23
    0.91
    900
    0.43
    23. Hypertension
    23
    0.91
    4,053
    1.92
    24. Oral Cancer
    18
    0.71
    531
    0.25
    25. Liver Cancer
    18
    0.71
    5,267
    2.50
    26. Prostate Cancer
    17
    0.67
    176
    0.08
    27. Falls
    17
    0.67
    1,675
    0.80
    28. Epilepsy
    16
    0.63
    373
    0.18
    29. Asthma
    16
    0.63
    724
    0.34
    30. Bladder Cancer
    15
    0.59
    780
    0.37
    31. Ovary Cancer
    12
    0.47
    606
    0.29
    32. Drug Use
    12
    0.47
    627
    0.30
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    12
    0.47
    1,329
    0.63
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    11
    0.43
    1,519
    0.72
    35. Drownings
    11
    0.43
    1,471
    0.70
    36. Violence
    11
    0.43
    1,108
    0.53
    37. Other Neoplasms
    10
    0.40
    325
    0.15
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    10
    0.40
    464
    0.22
    39. Skin Disease
    10
    0.40
    130
    0.06
    40. HIV/AIDS
    9
    0.36
    50
    0.02
    41. Hepatitis B
    9
    0.36
    251
    0.12
    42. Tuberculosis
    8
    0.32
    10,921
    5.18
    43. Alcohol
    8
    0.32
    287
    0.14
    44. Fires
    8
    0.32
    302
    0.14
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.28
    566
    0.27
    46. Cervical Cancer
    7
    0.28
    1,139
    0.54
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.28
    2,467
    1.17
    48. Meningitis
    5
    0.20
    204
    0.10
    49. Encephalitis
    5
    0.20
    152
    0.07
    50. Birth Trauma
    5
    0.20
    836
    0.40
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bahrain BAHRAIN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    14.22
    85
    46.18
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    12.37
    130
    15.23
    103
    3. Prostate Cancer
    7.76
    152
    2.13
    177
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.68
    141
    14.39
    36
    5. Stomach Cancer
    4.37
    119
    11.91
    31
    6. Lymphomas
    3.82
    137
    2.47
    167
    7. Bladder Cancer
    3.22
    49
    2.71
    70
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.19
    144
    3.55
    128
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    3.14
    105
    5.56
    58
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.03
    162
    17.57
    13
    11. Leukemia
    2.90
    131
    3.29
    116
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.37
    121
    1.75
    157
    13. Cervical Cancer
    2.35
    150
    7.13
    102
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.92
    99
    2.07
    91
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.67
    128
    5.01
    35
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.61
    162
    0.76
    148
    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.