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Croatia
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 Croatia 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
Croatia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    63.7
    68.5
    66.0
    37
    37
    37
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    65.8
    72.3
    69.0
    37
    35
    37
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    66.4
    74.2
    70.2
    46
    37
    45
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    68.6
    75.9
    72.2
    48
    38
    41
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    71.1
    78.2
    74.7
    45
    36
    37
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    73.3
    79.8
    76.6
    44
    38
    37
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    75.0
    81.5
    78.3
    44
    34
    36
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    81.5
    44
    34
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    75.3
    81.8
    48
    36
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    75.4
    81.9
    48
    37
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    75.5
    81.9
    50
    37
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    75.7
    82.0
    50
    38
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    75.9
    82.0
    53
    38
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    76.0
    82.1
    55
    39
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    76.3
    82.2
    61
    39
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    76.6
    82.4
    66
    39
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    77.1
    82.7
    70
    40
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    77.9
    83.0
    69
    42
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    79.0
    83.6
    69
    48
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    80.5
    84.3
    68
    54
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    82.3
    85.3
    68
    58
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    84.4
    86.6
    71
    62
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.5
    68
    64
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.3
    91.1
    71
    64
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    115.78
    102
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    59.04
    112
    167.56
    2
    3. Lung Cancers
    33.85
    7
    46.18
    2
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.28
    3
    14.39
    36
    5. Breast Cancer
    20.39
    44
    15.23
    103
    6. Prostate Cancer
    20.02
    65
    2.13
    177
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.47
    127
    11.19
    147
    8. Lung Disease
    16.69
    138
    112.26
    1
    9. Liver Disease
    13.14
    101
    11.17
    116
    10. Suicide
    11.52
    56
    10.56
    68
    11. Falls
    9.60
    49
    6.48
    71
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    8.95
    152
    26.38
    84
    13. Stomach Cancer
    8.80
    55
    11.91
    31
    14. Kidney Disease
    8.63
    145
    12.50
    110
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    18
    5.56
    58
    16. Hypertension
    7.27
    136
    15.42
    69
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.73
    144
    19.91
    80
    18. Ovary Cancer
    6.29
    24
    3.55
    128
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.19
    74
    2.35
    166
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.04
    81
    17.57
    13
    21. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.92
    178
    20.09
    118
    22. Lymphomas
    5.70
    81
    2.47
    167
    23. Leukemia
    4.84
    33
    3.29
    116
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.69
    16
    2.71
    70
    25. Other Injuries
    4.63
    147
    5.02
    137
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.46
    25
    2.07
    91
    27. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    54
    1.75
    157
    28. Skin Cancers
    3.87
    8
    0.76
    148
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    3.65
    152
    6.26
    118
    30. Cervical Cancer
    3.24
    137
    7.13
    102
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    3.24
    38
    1.73
    127
    32. Alcohol
    3.17
    33
    1.03
    127
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.73
    92
    1.12
    155
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.51
    91
    5.01
    35
    35. Drug Use
    1.75
    58
    2.32
    32
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.75
    130
    4.80
    68
    37. Epilepsy
    1.51
    104
    1.49
    105
    38. Drownings
    1.45
    138
    6.30
    44
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.34
    168
    1.82
    160
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.24
    113
    9.04
    10
    41. Encephalitis
    1.12
    66
    0.70
    101
    42. Low Birth Weight
    0.96
    175
    7.16
    91
    43. Schizophrenia
    0.82
    2
    0.00
    91
    44. Violence
    0.79
    168
    4.33
    103
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.68
    152
    4.27
    79
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.68
    22
    0.08
    135
    47. Tuberculosis
    0.67
    141
    38.68
    41
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.56
    157
    2.72
    97
    49. Asthma
    0.48
    173
    2.68
    102
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.42
    54
    0.78
    16
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,888
    28.34
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Stroke
    6,654
    14.63
    46,562
    22.10
    3. Lung Cancers
    2,884
    6.34
    13,627
    6.47
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,294
    5.04
    4,273
    2.03
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,904
    4.19
    3,182
    1.51
    6. Lung Disease
    1,867
    4.10
    30,364
    14.41
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,103
    2.43
    6,220
    2.95
    8. Falls
    1,098
    2.41
    1,675
    0.80
    9. Breast Cancer
    1,068
    2.35
    2,540
    1.21
    10. Kidney Disease
    1,005
    2.21
    3,463
    1.64
    11. Liver Disease
    983
    2.16
    3,210
    1.52
    12. Hypertension
    858
    1.89
    4,053
    1.92
    13. Prostate Cancer
    806
    1.77
    176
    0.08
    14. Stomach Cancer
    801
    1.76
    3,538
    1.68
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    762
    1.68
    1,654
    0.79
    16. Suicide
    693
    1.52
    2,852
    1.35
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    627
    1.38
    4,792
    2.27
    18. Lymphomas
    540
    1.19
    721
    0.34
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    540
    1.19
    604
    0.29
    20. Liver Cancer
    538
    1.18
    5,267
    2.50
    21. Bladder Cancer
    479
    1.05
    780
    0.37
    22. Leukemia
    439
    0.97
    900
    0.43
    23. Other Injuries
    407
    0.89
    1,298
    0.62
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    375
    0.82
    464
    0.22
    25. Oral Cancer
    355
    0.78
    531
    0.25
    26. Skin Cancers
    350
    0.77
    215
    0.10
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    345
    0.76
    5,216
    2.48
    28. Ovary Cancer
    299
    0.66
    606
    0.29
    29. Other Neoplasms
    297
    0.65
    325
    0.15
    30. Uterin Cancer
    222
    0.49
    357
    0.17
    31. Alcohol
    221
    0.49
    287
    0.14
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    208
    0.46
    1,519
    0.72
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    182
    0.40
    1,329
    0.63
    34. Cervical Cancer
    161
    0.35
    1,139
    0.54
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    140
    0.31
    2,467
    1.17
    36. Epilepsy
    98
    0.22
    373
    0.18
    37. Encephalitis
    95
    0.21
    152
    0.07
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    94
    0.21
    1,282
    0.61
    39. Drownings
    90
    0.20
    1,471
    0.70
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    86
    0.19
    464
    0.22
    41. Drug Use
    85
    0.19
    627
    0.30
    42. Schizophrenia
    64
    0.14
    0
    0.00
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    62
    0.14
    566
    0.27
    44. Tuberculosis
    58
    0.13
    10,921
    5.18
    45. Asthma
    51
    0.11
    724
    0.34
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    44
    0.10
    215
    0.10
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    43
    0.09
    24
    0.01
    48. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    42
    0.09
    0
    0.00
    49. Violence
    41
    0.09
    1,108
    0.53
    50. Fires
    22
    0.05
    302
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Croatia CROATIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    33.85
    7
    46.18
    2
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    24.28
    3
    14.39
    36
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.39
    44
    15.23
    103
    4. Prostate Cancer
    20.02
    65
    2.13
    177
    5. Stomach Cancer
    8.80
    55
    11.91
    31
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    18
    5.56
    58
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.29
    24
    3.55
    128
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.04
    81
    17.57
    13
    9. Lymphomas
    5.70
    81
    2.47
    167
    10. Leukemia
    4.84
    33
    3.29
    116
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.69
    16
    2.71
    70
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.46
    25
    2.07
    91
    13. Oral Cancer
    4.44
    54
    1.75
    157
    14. Skin Cancers
    3.87
    8
    0.76
    148
    15. Cervical Cancer
    3.24
    137
    7.13
    102
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.51
    91
    5.01
    35
    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.