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Israel
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 Israel 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
Israel Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    70.2
    73.2
    71.7
    5
    14
    5
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    69.6
    73.0
    71.2
    7
    33
    16
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    72.1
    75.6
    73.8
    11
    25
    16
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    74.9
    78.4
    76.6
    3
    21
    12
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    76.8
    80.8
    78.9
    5
    18
    9
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    79.7
    83.6
    81.7
    3
    9
    8
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    80.3
    84.2
    82.3
    12
    13
    14
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.3
    84.2
    12
    13
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    80.6
    84.5
    12
    13
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    80.6
    84.5
    12
    12
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    80.7
    84.5
    11
    12
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    80.8
    84.6
    11
    12
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    80.9
    84.6
    11
    13
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    81.1
    84.7
    11
    14
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    81.2
    84.8
    11
    14
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    81.4
    84.9
    11
    14
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    81.6
    85.0
    12
    14
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    82.0
    85.3
    12
    15
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    82.5
    85.6
    12
    15
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    83.3
    86.0
    8
    16
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.6
    9
    16
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    85.3
    87.4
    8
    18
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    86.7
    88.3
    11
    24
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    88.9
    90.0
    9
    23
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.2
    13
    27
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    46.66
    178
    109.84
    103
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    22.85
    108
    8.13
    162
    3. Stroke
    22.79
    181
    177.55
    4
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.91
    126
    22.68
    121
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.82
    33
    15.72
    104
    6. Lung Cancers
    20.16
    60
    48.65
    2
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    18.81
    84
    15.86
    105
    8. Kidney Disease
    16.26
    81
    14.51
    91
    9. Lung Disease
    16.10
    145
    100.37
    3
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    41
    14.76
    38
    11. Prostate Cancer
    9.86
    135
    1.70
    179
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    9.35
    7
    5.71
    59
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.06
    52
    2.15
    159
    14. Lymphomas
    8.65
    10
    2.50
    151
    15. Other Injuries
    7.25
    104
    5.57
    133
    16. Ovary Cancer
    5.82
    43
    3.67
    118
    17. Leukemia
    5.74
    9
    3.28
    116
    18. Stomach Cancer
    5.50
    93
    12.40
    31
    19. Suicide
    5.45
    144
    14.92
    32
    20. Hypertension
    4.84
    155
    20.26
    52
    21. Skin Disease
    4.79
    32
    0.63
    140
    22. Skin Cancers
    3.84
    13
    0.77
    140
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.82
    37
    2.68
    67
    24. Liver Disease
    3.75
    172
    17.00
    85
    25. Liver Cancer
    3.53
    146
    18.14
    12
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.51
    157
    7.75
    103
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    3.27
    172
    19.67
    82
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.84
    62
    2.17
    86
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.73
    34
    0.54
    155
    30. Cervical Cancer
    2.70
    145
    7.49
    98
    31. Other Neoplasms
    2.63
    93
    1.17
    154
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.37
    109
    3.42
    93
    33. Violence
    2.12
    139
    4.28
    105
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.04
    173
    3.03
    155
    35. Low Birth Weight
    1.58
    163
    10.30
    70
    36. Anemia
    1.46
    56
    0.04
    143
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.46
    132
    5.33
    37
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.42
    109
    8.26
    12
    39. Asthma
    1.34
    133
    5.80
    81
    40. Falls
    1.31
    178
    6.03
    79
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.28
    164
    1.81
    135
    42. Epilepsy
    1.14
    140
    1.80
    88
    43. Drug Use
    0.86
    120
    2.33
    47
    44. Drownings
    0.61
    169
    5.49
    66
    45. Alcohol
    0.56
    147
    1.11
    120
    46. Schizophrenia
    0.53
    12
    1.20
    2
    47. HIV/AIDS
    0.46
    133
    0.17
    155
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.40
    179
    4.52
    67
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.39
    41
    0.12
    107
    50. Fires
    0.36
    164
    1.37
    105
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,045
    14.44
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Stroke
    2,482
    7.11
    49,241
    22.51
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,455
    7.03
    2,237
    1.02
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,387
    6.83
    5,736
    2.62
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,107
    6.03
    4,491
    2.05
    6. Lung Cancers
    2,028
    5.81
    13,520
    6.18
    7. Kidney Disease
    1,770
    5.07
    3,988
    1.82
    8. Lung Disease
    1,748
    5.00
    28,017
    12.81
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,522
    4.36
    4,123
    1.88
    10. Breast Cancer
    1,151
    3.29
    2,451
    1.12
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    964
    2.76
    1,590
    0.73
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    945
    2.71
    540
    0.25
    13. Lymphomas
    886
    2.54
    687
    0.31
    14. Other Injuries
    737
    2.11
    1,438
    0.66
    15. Leukemia
    581
    1.66
    867
    0.40
    16. Stomach Cancer
    549
    1.57
    3,451
    1.58
    17. Hypertension
    528
    1.51
    5,653
    2.58
    18. Skin Disease
    527
    1.51
    170
    0.08
    19. Prostate Cancer
    468
    1.34
    165
    0.08
    20. Suicide
    443
    1.27
    3,981
    1.82
    21. Bladder Cancer
    409
    1.17
    749
    0.34
    22. Skin Cancers
    393
    1.13
    215
    0.10
    23. Liver Disease
    366
    1.05
    4,710
    2.15
    24. Liver Cancer
    356
    1.02
    5,076
    2.32
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    320
    0.92
    1,596
    0.73
    26. Ovary Cancer
    307
    0.88
    581
    0.27
    27. Parkinson's Disease
    305
    0.87
    149
    0.07
    28. Other Neoplasms
    285
    0.82
    324
    0.15
    29. Diarrhoeal diseases
    262
    0.75
    715
    0.33
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    261
    0.75
    5,214
    2.38
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    200
    0.57
    789
    0.36
    32. Violence
    163
    0.47
    1,110
    0.51
    33. Anemia
    161
    0.46
    9
    0.00
    34. Uterin Cancer
    156
    0.45
    344
    0.16
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    152
    0.44
    1,495
    0.68
    36. Low Birth Weight
    149
    0.43
    2,031
    0.93
    37. Cervical Cancer
    149
    0.43
    1,126
    0.51
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    149
    0.43
    2,275
    1.04
    39. Asthma
    141
    0.40
    1,608
    0.74
    40. Falls
    134
    0.38
    1,625
    0.74
    41. Oral Cancer
    128
    0.37
    512
    0.23
    42. Epilepsy
    102
    0.29
    447
    0.20
    43. Drug Use
    70
    0.20
    625
    0.29
    44. Drownings
    52
    0.15
    1,296
    0.59
    45. Schizophrenia
    49
    0.14
    332
    0.15
    46. Alcohol
    47
    0.13
    306
    0.14
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    42
    0.12
    1,250
    0.57
    48. HIV/AIDS
    36
    0.10
    47
    0.02
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    35
    0.10
    33
    0.02
    50. Malnutrition
    32
    0.09
    270
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Israel ISRAEL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    21.82
    33
    15.72
    104
    2. Lung Cancers
    20.16
    60
    48.65
    2
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.60
    41
    14.76
    38
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.86
    135
    1.70
    179
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    9.35
    7
    5.71
    59
    6. Lymphomas
    8.65
    10
    2.50
    151
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.82
    43
    3.67
    118
    8. Leukemia
    5.74
    9
    3.28
    116
    9. Stomach Cancer
    5.50
    93
    12.40
    31
    10. Skin Cancers
    3.84
    13
    0.77
    140
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.82
    37
    2.68
    67
    12. Liver Cancer
    3.53
    146
    18.14
    12
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.84
    62
    2.17
    86
    14. Cervical Cancer
    2.70
    145
    7.49
    98
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.46
    132
    5.33
    37
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.28
    164
    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.