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Central African Republic
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Central African Republic 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
Central African Republic Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    36.2
    41.2
    38.7
    159
    146
    156
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    40.2
    45.2
    42.6
    160
    148
    154
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    45.1
    50.4
    47.7
    157
    147
    153
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    47.3
    52.5
    49.8
    165
    159
    163
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    44.9
    47.1
    46.0
    177
    178
    178
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    47.9
    50.5
    49.2
    181
    181
    181
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    51.7
    54.4
    53.0
    182
    182
    182
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    51.7
    54.4
    182
    182
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    59.4
    61.5
    182
    180
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    60.4
    62.5
    180
    180
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    60.8
    62.9
    181
    180
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    61.8
    63.7
    181
    180
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    63.1
    64.7
    180
    180
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    64.5
    65.8
    180
    180
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    66.0
    67.2
    179
    180
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    67.7
    69.1
    177
    180
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    69.7
    71.2
    177
    179
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    71.6
    73.1
    177
    179
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    73.5
    74.9
    168
    172
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    75.4
    76.5
    160
    170
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    77.4
    78.3
    157
    169
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.4
    157
    168
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    82.3
    82.9
    155
    164
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    85.4
    85.8
    150
    159
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    149
    148
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    241.79
    5
    0.18
    157
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    147.70
    5
    2.72
    97
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    130.19
    88
    120.49
    96
    4. Stroke
    130.19
    23
    167.56
    2
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    122.71
    19
    20.09
    118
    6. Tuberculosis
    100.63
    11
    38.68
    41
    7. Malaria
    55.04
    5
    0.00
    103
    8. War
    41.86
    6
    0.97
    23
    9. Malnutrition
    39.71
    3
    1.34
    95
    10. Lung Disease
    34.69
    41
    112.26
    1
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    32.34
    34
    19.91
    80
    12. Maternal Conditions
    32.13
    8
    1.12
    90
    13. Prostate Cancer
    31.74
    31
    2.13
    177
    14. Low Birth Weight
    29.88
    2
    7.16
    91
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    29.75
    90
    11.19
    147
    16. Birth Trauma
    27.92
    2
    4.27
    79
    17. Liver Disease
    27.46
    45
    11.17
    116
    18. Alzheimers & Dementia
    26.77
    78
    26.38
    84
    19. Hypertension
    26.16
    20
    15.42
    69
    20. Meningitis
    23.92
    16
    0.88
    104
    21. Breast Cancer
    23.18
    22
    15.23
    103
    22. Cervical Cancer
    19.57
    29
    7.13
    102
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    16.37
    2
    4.80
    68
    24. Violence
    14.64
    23
    4.33
    103
    25. Asthma
    14.58
    28
    2.68
    102
    26. Other Injuries
    12.59
    42
    5.02
    137
    27. Measles
    12.26
    5
    0.00
    95
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    11.66
    22
    6.26
    118
    29. Suicide
    11.60
    54
    10.56
    68
    30. Kidney Disease
    11.37
    119
    12.50
    110
    31. Drownings
    10.96
    10
    6.30
    44
    32. Falls
    9.97
    48
    6.48
    71
    33. Syphilis
    9.75
    4
    0.17
    91
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7.74
    15
    9.04
    10
    35. Lymphomas
    7.57
    24
    2.47
    167
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    7.54
    47
    1.82
    160
    37. Tetanus
    6.99
    3
    0.11
    84
    38. Liver Cancer
    6.97
    63
    17.57
    13
    39. Fires
    6.81
    18
    1.19
    110
    40. Schistosomiasis
    5.77
    11
    0.00
    96
    41. Oral Cancer
    5.74
    36
    1.75
    157
    42. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.65
    86
    2.35
    166
    43. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    58
    3.55
    128
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.57
    143
    14.39
    36
    45. Hepatitis B
    4.36
    10
    0.88
    67
    46. Other Neoplasms
    4.29
    44
    1.12
    155
    47. Trypanosomiasis
    4.02
    1
    0.00
    55
    48. Skin Disease
    3.65
    59
    0.54
    146
    49. Leukemia
    3.51
    111
    3.29
    116
    50. Epilepsy
    3.43
    28
    1.49
    105
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    7,293
    13.20
    50
    0.02
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,332
    9.65
    4,792
    2.27
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,155
    9.33
    566
    0.27
    4. Malaria
    3,694
    6.69
    0
    0.00
    5. Stroke
    2,739
    4.96
    46,562
    22.10
    6. Tuberculosis
    2,675
    4.84
    10,921
    5.18
    7. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,647
    4.79
    31,886
    15.14
    8. Low Birth Weight
    2,473
    4.48
    1,401
    0.67
    9. Birth Trauma
    2,311
    4.18
    836
    0.40
    10. War
    1,670
    3.02
    250
    0.12
    11. Malnutrition
    1,589
    2.88
    295
    0.14
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,482
    2.68
    5,216
    2.48
    13. Meningitis
    1,292
    2.34
    204
    0.10
    14. Maternal Conditions
    1,213
    2.20
    277
    0.13
    15. Measles
    955
    1.73
    0
    0.00
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    923
    1.67
    1,282
    0.61
    17. Syphilis
    779
    1.41
    35
    0.02
    18. Lung Disease
    704
    1.27
    30,364
    14.41
    19. Liver Disease
    693
    1.25
    3,210
    1.52
    20. Diabetes Mellitus
    642
    1.16
    3,182
    1.51
    21. Violence
    635
    1.15
    1,108
    0.53
    22. Drownings
    616
    1.12
    1,471
    0.70
    23. Hypertension
    523
    0.95
    4,053
    1.92
    24. Other Injuries
    499
    0.90
    1,298
    0.62
    25. Alzheimers & Dementia
    434
    0.79
    6,220
    2.95
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    388
    0.70
    1,329
    0.63
    27. Asthma
    375
    0.68
    724
    0.34
    28. Suicide
    354
    0.64
    2,852
    1.35
    29. Tetanus
    351
    0.64
    28
    0.01
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    338
    0.61
    464
    0.22
    31. Breast Cancer
    306
    0.55
    2,540
    1.21
    32. Kidney Disease
    286
    0.52
    3,463
    1.64
    33. Falls
    263
    0.48
    1,675
    0.80
    34. Prostate Cancer
    258
    0.47
    176
    0.08
    35. Fires
    255
    0.46
    302
    0.14
    36. Cervical Cancer
    242
    0.44
    1,139
    0.54
    37. Lymphomas
    227
    0.41
    721
    0.34
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    205
    0.37
    2,467
    1.17
    39. Liver Cancer
    179
    0.32
    5,267
    2.50
    40. Trypanosomiasis
    164
    0.30
    0
    0.00
    41. Schistosomiasis
    157
    0.28
    0
    0.00
    42. Epilepsy
    154
    0.28
    373
    0.18
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    148
    0.27
    604
    0.29
    44. Poisonings
    148
    0.27
    482
    0.23
    45. Oral Cancer
    138
    0.25
    531
    0.25
    46. Hepatitis B
    133
    0.24
    251
    0.12
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    111
    0.20
    4,273
    2.03
    48. Other Neoplasms
    107
    0.19
    325
    0.15
    49. Appendicitis
    107
    0.19
    69
    0.03
    50. Leukemia
    96
    0.17
    900
    0.43
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Central African Republic CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    31.74
    31
    2.13
    177
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.18
    22
    15.23
    103
    3. Cervical Cancer
    19.57
    29
    7.13
    102
    4. Lymphomas
    7.57
    24
    2.47
    167
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.97
    63
    17.57
    13
    6. Oral Cancer
    5.74
    36
    1.75
    157
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.25
    58
    3.55
    128
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.57
    143
    14.39
    36
    9. Leukemia
    3.51
    111
    3.29
    116
    10. Stomach Cancer
    2.87
    158
    11.91
    31
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    83
    5.01
    35
    12. Skin Cancers
    2.23
    48
    0.76
    148
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.83
    167
    46.18
    2
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.51
    124
    2.07
    91
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.21
    148
    2.71
    70
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.18
    164
    5.56
    58
    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.