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Mexico
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 Mexico 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
Mexico Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    55.7
    59.0
    57.3
    67
    68
    68
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    59.5
    64.1
    61.7
    73
    72
    75
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    63.5
    70.2
    66.8
    75
    67
    70
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    68.1
    73.8
    70.9
    55
    60
    56
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    72.4
    77.2
    74.8
    37
    43
    36
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    72.8
    78.4
    75.6
    50
    45
    47
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    74.0
    79.2
    76.6
    52
    53
    48
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    74.0
    79.2
    52
    53
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    75.1
    80.3
    51
    47
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    75.2
    80.3
    51
    47
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.4
    51
    47
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    75.6
    80.5
    48
    48
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    76.0
    80.7
    46
    47
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    76.4
    80.9
    46
    47
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    76.9
    81.0
    46
    49
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    77.4
    81.3
    44
    50
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    78.0
    81.6
    44
    52
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    78.8
    82.0
    42
    54
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    79.8
    82.7
    41
    52
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    81.0
    83.5
    38
    49
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    82.3
    84.6
    36
    47
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    84.1
    86.1
    35
    42
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    86.1
    87.9
    31
    35
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    88.7
    90.3
    16
    17
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.8
    11
    13
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Diabetes Mellitus
    91.41
    11
    11.19
    147
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    86.68
    137
    120.49
    96
    3. Stroke
    30.61
    152
    167.56
    2
    4. Liver Disease
    25.33
    54
    11.17
    116
    5. Lung Disease
    23.71
    84
    112.26
    1
    6. Kidney Disease
    20.12
    72
    12.50
    110
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18.52
    122
    20.09
    118
    8. Violence
    16.87
    20
    4.33
    103
    9. Prostate Cancer
    13.97
    113
    2.13
    177
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.29
    115
    19.91
    80
    11. Breast Cancer
    11.21
    142
    15.23
    103
    12. Other Injuries
    10.90
    57
    5.02
    137
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    9.48
    30
    1.82
    160
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    8.59
    68
    6.26
    118
    15. Cervical Cancer
    8.26
    89
    7.13
    102
    16. Hypertension
    7.91
    123
    15.42
    69
    17. Lung Cancers
    6.53
    127
    46.18
    2
    18. Malnutrition
    6.26
    53
    1.34
    95
    19. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    83
    17.57
    13
    20. Stomach Cancer
    5.88
    81
    11.91
    31
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.56
    126
    14.39
    36
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.27
    113
    7.16
    91
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5.25
    19
    1.12
    155
    24. Suicide
    5.16
    148
    10.56
    68
    25. Lymphomas
    4.16
    127
    2.47
    167
    26. Ovary Cancer
    4.05
    106
    3.55
    128
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    3.90
    86
    5.56
    58
    28. Leukemia
    3.87
    88
    3.29
    116
    29. HIV/AIDS
    3.74
    97
    0.18
    157
    30. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.36
    170
    26.38
    84
    31. Alcohol
    3.24
    32
    1.03
    127
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.02
    94
    2.72
    97
    33. Falls
    2.40
    154
    6.48
    71
    34. War
    2.30
    14
    0.97
    23
    35. Skin Disease
    2.19
    86
    0.54
    146
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.18
    113
    4.80
    68
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.93
    116
    38.68
    41
    38. Birth Trauma
    1.92
    114
    4.27
    79
    39. Anemia
    1.88
    13
    0.03
    123
    40. Drownings
    1.62
    135
    6.30
    44
    41. Epilepsy
    1.59
    96
    1.49
    105
    42. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    93
    0.76
    148
    43. Encephalitis
    1.57
    42
    0.70
    101
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.54
    178
    2.35
    166
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1.26
    3
    0.78
    16
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.26
    164
    1.73
    127
    47. Asthma
    1.21
    136
    2.68
    102
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    180
    1.75
    157
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    162
    5.01
    35
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    162
    2.71
    70
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    101,369
    17.89
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    99,623
    17.58
    3,182
    1.51
    3. Stroke
    35,324
    6.23
    46,562
    22.10
    4. Liver Disease
    28,100
    4.96
    3,210
    1.52
    5. Lung Disease
    28,045
    4.95
    30,364
    14.41
    6. Kidney Disease
    23,263
    4.11
    3,463
    1.64
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    22,441
    3.96
    4,792
    2.27
    8. Violence
    21,517
    3.80
    1,108
    0.53
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15,292
    2.70
    5,216
    2.48
    10. Other Injuries
    13,305
    2.35
    1,298
    0.62
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    11,160
    1.97
    1,282
    0.61
    12. Endocrine Disorders
    11,043
    1.95
    464
    0.22
    13. Hypertension
    9,284
    1.64
    4,053
    1.92
    14. Malnutrition
    7,893
    1.39
    295
    0.14
    15. Lung Cancers
    7,053
    1.24
    13,627
    6.47
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6,933
    1.22
    176
    0.08
    17. Low Birth Weight
    6,916
    1.22
    1,401
    0.67
    18. Breast Cancer
    6,669
    1.18
    2,540
    1.21
    19. Suicide
    6,537
    1.15
    2,852
    1.35
    20. Stomach Cancer
    6,488
    1.15
    3,538
    1.68
    21. Liver Cancer
    6,363
    1.12
    5,267
    2.50
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6,121
    1.08
    4,273
    2.03
    23. Other Neoplasms
    5,898
    1.04
    325
    0.15
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4,876
    0.86
    1,139
    0.54
    25. HIV/AIDS
    4,717
    0.83
    50
    0.02
    26. Leukemia
    4,650
    0.82
    900
    0.43
    27. Lymphomas
    4,589
    0.81
    721
    0.34
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    4,204
    0.74
    1,654
    0.79
    29. Alzheimers & Dementia
    4,017
    0.71
    6,220
    2.95
    30. Alcohol
    3,735
    0.66
    287
    0.14
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,615
    0.64
    566
    0.27
    32. War
    2,977
    0.53
    250
    0.12
    33. Falls
    2,786
    0.49
    1,675
    0.80
    34. Skin Disease
    2,571
    0.45
    130
    0.06
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2,537
    0.45
    1,329
    0.63
    36. Birth Trauma
    2,521
    0.44
    836
    0.40
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2,356
    0.42
    606
    0.29
    38. Anemia
    2,267
    0.40
    7
    0.00
    39. Tuberculosis
    2,209
    0.39
    10,921
    5.18
    40. Drownings
    2,039
    0.36
    1,471
    0.70
    41. Epilepsy
    1,932
    0.34
    373
    0.18
    42. Skin Cancers
    1,839
    0.32
    215
    0.10
    43. Encephalitis
    1,820
    0.32
    152
    0.07
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,810
    0.32
    604
    0.29
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1,440
    0.25
    464
    0.22
    46. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    1,432
    0.25
    215
    0.10
    47. Asthma
    1,426
    0.25
    724
    0.34
    48. Oral Cancer
    1,300
    0.23
    531
    0.25
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,161
    0.20
    1,519
    0.72
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,154
    0.20
    780
    0.37
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Mexico MEXICO   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    13.97
    113
    2.13
    177
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.21
    142
    15.23
    103
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.26
    89
    7.13
    102
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.53
    127
    46.18
    2
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    83
    17.57
    13
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.88
    81
    11.91
    31
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5.56
    126
    14.39
    36
    8. Lymphomas
    4.16
    127
    2.47
    167
    9. Ovary Cancer
    4.05
    106
    3.55
    128
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.90
    86
    5.56
    58
    11. Leukemia
    3.87
    88
    3.29
    116
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.59
    93
    0.76
    148
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.18
    180
    1.75
    157
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    162
    5.01
    35
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.04
    162
    2.71
    70
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.02
    161
    2.07
    91
    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.