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Compare Czech 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.5
    73.3
    70.3
    14
    13
    12
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    66.1
    73.0
    69.4
    35
    31
    34
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    66.8
    73.9
    70.3
    42
    42
    43
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    67.5
    75.4
    71.4
    57
    43
    48
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    71.2
    78.1
    74.7
    42
    37
    38
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    74.3
    80.5
    77.5
    38
    32
    33
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    76.2
    82.1
    79.2
    36
    31
    31
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    76.2
    82.1
    36
    31
     
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    76.4
    82.3
    39
    34
     
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    76.5
    82.3
    40
    34
     
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    76.5
    82.3
    40
    34
     
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    76.6
    82.4
    40
    34
     
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    76.8
    82.4
    42
    34
     
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    77.0
    82.5
    42
    34
     
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    77.2
    82.6
    42
    34
     
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    77.4
    82.8
    46
    35
     
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    77.7
    82.9
    47
    35
     
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    78.2
    83.2
    51
    36
     
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    78.8
    83.6
    58
    36
     
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    79.8
    84.2
    56
    37
     
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    81.2
    84.9
    55
    42
     
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.9
    55
    47
     
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    85.0
    87.2
    59
    53
     
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.9
    58
    58
     
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.3
    91.1
    69
    66
     
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    152.37
    46
     
    109.84
    103
    2. Stroke
    43.82
    144
     
    177.55
    4
    3. Lung Cancers
    26.04
    31
     
    48.65
    2
    4. Lung Disease
    19.68
    113
     
    100.37
    3
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.69
    12
     
    14.76
    38
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.14
    130
     
    8.13
    162
    7. Breast Cancer
    16.09
    99
     
    15.72
    104
    8. Prostate Cancer
    15.65
    95
     
    1.70
    179
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.51
    145
     
    22.68
    121
    10. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.96
    135
     
    15.86
    105
    11. Liver Disease
    11.70
    117
     
    17.00
    85
    12. Other Injuries
    11.43
    61
     
    5.57
    133
    13. Suicide
    10.78
    80
     
    14.92
    32
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    10.01
    4
     
    5.71
    59
    15. Hypertension
    7.85
    133
     
    20.26
    52
    16. Ovary Cancer
    7.02
    17
     
    3.67
    118
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.97
    155
     
    19.67
    82
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.75
    165
     
    14.51
    91
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.66
    89
     
    12.40
    31
    20. Lymphomas
    5.24
    87
     
    2.50
    151
    21. Leukemia
    4.47
    59
     
    3.28
    116
    22. Oral Cancer
    4.45
    52
     
    1.81
    135
    23. Uterin Cancer
    4.16
    27
     
    2.17
    86
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    34
     
    2.68
    67
    25. Liver Cancer
    3.95
    131
     
    18.14
    12
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.74
    144
     
    3.03
    155
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    3.69
    122
     
    2.15
    159
    28. Cervical Cancer
    3.60
    134
     
    7.49
    98
    29. Falls
    3.39
    127
     
    6.03
    79
    30. Skin Cancers
    3.07
    25
     
    0.77
    140
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.99
    76
     
    5.33
    37
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.59
    97
     
    1.17
    154
    33. Alcohol
    2.27
    62
     
    1.11
    120
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.23
    109
     
    4.52
    67
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    2.12
    178
     
    7.75
    103
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    1.70
    53
     
    0.54
    155
    37. Drug Use
    1.59
    71
     
    2.33
    47
    38. Epilepsy
    1.58
    102
     
    1.80
    88
    39. Low Birth Weight
    1.40
    169
     
    10.30
    70
    40. Drownings
    1.36
    143
     
    5.49
    66
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.32
    117
     
    8.26
    12
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.27
    136
     
    3.42
    93
    43. Malnutrition
    1.02
    103
     
    1.01
    105
    44. Skin Disease
    0.86
    129
     
    0.63
    140
    45. Violence
    0.69
    176
     
    4.28
    105
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.68
    22
     
    0.12
    107
    47. Asthma
    0.68
    164
     
    5.80
    81
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.55
    159
     
    5.56
    76
    49. Poisonings
    0.37
    139
     
    2.20
    44
    50. Fires
    0.36
    163
     
    1.37
    105
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    33,637
    35.02
     
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Stroke
    9,704
    10.10
     
    49,241
    22.51
    3. Lung Cancers
    5,339
    5.56
     
    13,520
    6.18
    4. Lung Disease
    4,254
    4.43
     
    28,017
    12.81
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,907
    4.07
     
    4,123
    1.88
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,775
    3.93
     
    2,237
    1.02
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,269
    3.40
     
    5,736
    2.62
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,978
    3.10
     
    4,491
    2.05
    9. Other Injuries
    2,169
    2.26
     
    1,438
    0.66
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2,050
    2.13
     
    1,590
    0.73
    11. Liver Disease
    1,939
    2.02
     
    4,710
    2.15
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,763
    1.84
     
    2,451
    1.12
    13. Hypertension
    1,732
    1.80
     
    5,653
    2.58
    14. Suicide
    1,442
    1.50
     
    3,981
    1.82
    15. Prostate Cancer
    1,422
    1.48
     
    165
    0.08
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,254
    1.31
     
    3,988
    1.82
    17. Stomach Cancer
    1,135
    1.18
     
    3,451
    1.58
    18. Lymphomas
    1,079
    1.12
     
    687
    0.31
    19. Leukemia
    913
    0.95
     
    867
    0.40
    20. Bladder Cancer
    883
    0.92
     
    749
    0.34
    21. Liver Cancer
    828
    0.86
     
    5,076
    2.32
    22. Oral Cancer
    809
    0.84
     
    512
    0.23
    23. Ovary Cancer
    729
    0.76
     
    581
    0.27
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    712
    0.74
     
    540
    0.25
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    681
    0.71
     
    5,214
    2.38
    26. Inflammatory/Heart
    656
    0.68
     
    789
    0.36
    27. Skin Cancers
    618
    0.64
     
    215
    0.10
    28. Falls
    614
    0.64
     
    1,625
    0.74
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    575
    0.60
     
    1,495
    0.68
    30. Other Neoplasms
    559
    0.58
     
    324
    0.15
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    443
    0.46
     
    1,250
    0.57
    32. Uterin Cancer
    441
    0.46
     
    344
    0.16
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    389
    0.40
     
    149
    0.07
    34. Cervical Cancer
    382
    0.40
     
    1,126
    0.51
    35. Alcohol
    322
    0.34
     
    306
    0.14
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    291
    0.30
     
    2,275
    1.04
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    277
    0.29
     
    715
    0.33
    38. Epilepsy
    247
    0.26
     
    447
    0.20
    39. Malnutrition
    225
    0.23
     
    270
    0.12
    40. Drug Use
    201
    0.21
     
    625
    0.29
    41. Congenital Anomalies
    184
    0.19
     
    1,596
    0.73
    42. Skin Disease
    182
    0.19
     
    170
    0.08
    43. Drownings
    173
    0.18
     
    1,296
    0.59
    44. Asthma
    141
    0.15
     
    1,608
    0.74
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    121
    0.13
     
    33
    0.02
    46. Violence
    93
    0.10
     
    1,110
    0.51
    47. Low Birth Weight
    85
    0.09
     
    2,031
    0.93
    48. Tuberculosis
    57
    0.06
     
    15,184
    6.94
    49. Fires
    56
    0.06
     
    356
    0.16
    50. Poisonings
    54
    0.06
     
    567
    0.26
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Czech Republic CZECH REPUBLIC   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.04
    31
     
    48.65
    2
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.69
    12
     
    14.76
    38
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.09
    99
     
    15.72
    104
    4. Prostate Cancer
    15.65
    95
     
    1.70
    179
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.01
    4
     
    5.71
    59
    6. Ovary Cancer
    7.02
    17
     
    3.67
    118
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.66
    89
     
    12.40
    31
    8. Lymphomas
    5.24
    87
     
    2.50
    151
    9. Leukemia
    4.47
    59
     
    3.28
    116
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.45
    52
     
    1.81
    135
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.16
    27
     
    2.17
    86
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    34
     
    2.68
    67
    13. Liver Cancer
    3.95
    131
     
    18.14
    12
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.60
    134
     
    7.49
    98
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.07
    25
     
    0.77
    140
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.99
    76
     
    5.33
    37
     
     
     
    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.