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Bosnia and Herzegovina
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 Bosnia and Herzegovina 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
Bosnia and Herzegovina Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.8
    62.1
    60.4
    60
    60
    61
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    64.2
    68.4
    66.2
    53
    53
    54
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    67.7
    72.9
    70.2
    38
    49
    44
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    69.4
    74.9
    72.1
    42
    52
    43
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    71.8
    77.2
    74.6
    40
    42
    39
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    73.9
    78.8
    76.4
    39
    44
    39
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    74.8
    79.8
    77.3
    46
    45
    42
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    74.8
    79.8
    46
    45
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    48
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    75.4
    80.3
    51
    53
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    75.6
    80.4
    52
    55
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    75.7
    80.4
    56
    57
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    75.9
    80.5
    60
    58
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    76.1
    80.7
    65
    60
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    76.5
    80.9
    70
    63
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    77.0
    81.2
    71
    64
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    77.7
    81.7
    72
    64
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    78.8
    82.3
    72
    68
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    80.3
    83.0
    73
    72
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    72
    76
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    84.6
    86.0
    67
    71
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.3
    88.2
    62
    71
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.0
    65
    70
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.19
    85
    109.84
    103
    2. Stroke
    102.85
    65
    177.55
    4
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    57.10
    3
    3.03
    155
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.77
    78
    8.13
    162
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
    48.65
    2
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.81
    36
    15.86
    105
    7. Lung Disease
    18.48
    124
    100.37
    3
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
    15.72
    104
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.65
    112
    19.67
    82
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
    1.70
    179
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
    14.76
    38
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.31
    121
    14.51
    91
    13. Liver Disease
    8.80
    137
    17.00
    85
    14. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
    12.40
    31
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.25
    176
    22.68
    121
    16. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
    18.14
    12
    17. Other Injuries
    6.98
    107
    5.57
    133
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
    5.71
    59
    19. Hypertension
    4.57
    157
    20.26
    52
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
    3.67
    118
    21. Suicide
    4.46
    154
    14.92
    32
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.53
    156
    7.75
    103
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
    2.68
    67
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.29
    29
    0.54
    155
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
    7.49
    98
    26. Low Birth Weight
    2.74
    148
    10.30
    70
    27. Violence
    2.60
    129
    4.28
    105
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
    2.17
    86
    29. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
    2.50
    151
    30. Alcohol
    2.37
    55
    1.11
    120
    31. Falls
    2.35
    161
    6.03
    79
    32. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
    3.28
    116
    33. Tuberculosis
    1.83
    118
    57.08
    28
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.80
    122
    1.17
    154
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.72
    125
    4.52
    67
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
    0.77
    140
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
    5.33
    37
    38. Poisonings
    1.41
    65
    2.20
    44
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.37
    170
    2.15
    159
    40. Epilepsy
    1.31
    121
    1.80
    88
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
    1.81
    135
    42. Asthma
    1.26
    135
    5.80
    81
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    135
    8.26
    12
    44. Drug Use
    0.89
    117
    2.33
    47
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.85
    140
    5.56
    76
    46. Fires
    0.82
    130
    1.37
    105
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    37
    0.12
    107
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.35
    23
    1.20
    2
    49. Encephalitis
    0.30
    136
    0.86
    69
    50. Drownings
    0.29
    181
    5.49
    66
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,550
    23.60
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Stroke
    7,220
    19.93
    49,241
    22.51
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,010
    11.07
    789
    0.36
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,281
    6.30
    2,237
    1.02
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,927
    5.32
    4,491
    2.05
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,822
    5.03
    13,520
    6.18
    7. Lung Disease
    1,304
    3.60
    28,017
    12.81
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    798
    2.20
    4,123
    1.88
    9. Kidney Disease
    699
    1.93
    3,988
    1.82
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    633
    1.75
    5,214
    2.38
    11. Liver Disease
    553
    1.53
    4,710
    2.15
    12. Liver Cancer
    494
    1.36
    5,076
    2.32
    13. Stomach Cancer
    485
    1.34
    3,451
    1.58
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    471
    1.30
    5,736
    2.62
    15. Breast Cancer
    440
    1.21
    2,451
    1.12
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    393
    1.08
    1,590
    0.73
    17. Other Injuries
    371
    1.02
    1,438
    0.66
    18. Prostate Cancer
    369
    1.02
    165
    0.08
    19. Hypertension
    316
    0.87
    5,653
    2.58
    20. Bladder Cancer
    236
    0.65
    749
    0.34
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    234
    0.65
    149
    0.07
    22. Suicide
    228
    0.63
    3,981
    1.82
    23. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.42
    581
    0.27
    24. Falls
    151
    0.42
    1,625
    0.74
    25. Lymphomas
    146
    0.40
    687
    0.31
    26. Alcohol
    142
    0.39
    306
    0.14
    27. Other Neoplasms
    118
    0.33
    324
    0.15
    28. Violence
    118
    0.33
    1,110
    0.51
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    117
    0.32
    1,250
    0.57
    30. Tuberculosis
    115
    0.32
    15,184
    6.94
    31. Leukemia
    112
    0.31
    867
    0.40
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    99
    0.27
    1,495
    0.68
    33. Skin Cancers
    99
    0.27
    215
    0.10
    34. Asthma
    88
    0.24
    1,608
    0.74
    35. Cervical Cancer
    87
    0.24
    1,126
    0.51
    36. Oral Cancer
    86
    0.24
    512
    0.23
    37. Uterin Cancer
    85
    0.23
    344
    0.16
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    85
    0.23
    540
    0.25
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    80
    0.22
    1,596
    0.73
    40. Poisonings
    72
    0.20
    567
    0.26
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    64
    0.18
    2,275
    1.04
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.17
    447
    0.20
    43. Low Birth Weight
    53
    0.15
    2,031
    0.93
    44. Fires
    46
    0.13
    356
    0.16
    45. Drug Use
    37
    0.10
    625
    0.29
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.07
    33
    0.02
    47. Schizophrenia
    22
    0.06
    332
    0.15
    48. Encephalitis
    17
    0.05
    187
    0.09
    49. Birth Trauma
    17
    0.05
    1,095
    0.50
    50. Drownings
    15
    0.04
    1,296
    0.59
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
    48.65
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
    15.72
    104
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
    1.70
    179
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
    14.76
    38
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
    12.40
    31
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
    18.14
    12
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
    5.71
    59
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
    3.67
    118
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
    2.68
    67
    10. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
    7.49
    98
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
    2.17
    86
    12. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
    2.50
    151
    13. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
    3.28
    116
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
    0.77
    140
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
    5.33
    37
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
    1.81
    135
    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.