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Paraguay
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Paraguay 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
Paraguay Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.0
    65.9
    63.9
    44
    45
    44
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    63.5
    67.7
    65.5
    58
    58
    58
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    64.7
    69.1
    66.8
    61
    72
    69
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    65.9
    70.4
    68.1
    78
    91
    89
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    69.0
    73.0
    70.9
    69
    93
    82
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    71.4
    75.2
    73.2
    68
    92
    84
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    72.4
    76.2
    74.2
    73
    93
    86
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    72.4
    76.2
    73
    93
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    74.0
    77.6
    67
    94
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    74.1
    77.7
    69
    94
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    74.2
    77.8
    67
    93
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    74.6
    78.1
    63
    91
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    75.2
    78.4
    59
    89
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    75.8
    78.8
    55
    84
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    76.3
    79.2
    53
    83
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.6
    50
    81
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    77.4
    80.1
    50
    77
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    78.2
    80.6
    50
    73
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    79.1
    81.4
    49
    73
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    80.1
    82.4
    50
    63
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.5
    50
    63
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    83.3
    85.0
    48
    63
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.6
    49
    64
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.6
    88.4
    55
    65
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.2
    49
    62
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    106.00
    119
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    62.43
    108
    167.56
    2
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    46.32
    45
    11.19
    147
    4. Kidney Disease
    31.01
    29
    12.50
    110
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.59
    55
    26.38
    84
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    27.07
    50
    19.91
    80
    7. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    44
    2.13
    177
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.28
    94
    20.09
    118
    9. Lung Disease
    18.70
    122
    112.26
    1
    10. Breast Cancer
    17.98
    72
    15.23
    103
    11. Cervical Cancer
    17.04
    41
    7.13
    102
    12. Lung Cancers
    14.39
    82
    46.18
    2
    13. Hypertension
    13.20
    84
    15.42
    69
    14. Liver Disease
    13.04
    103
    11.17
    116
    15. HIV/AIDS
    12.76
    67
    0.18
    157
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    9.60
    49
    6.26
    118
    17. Suicide
    9.29
    87
    10.56
    68
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.16
    83
    14.39
    36
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.76
    83
    7.16
    91
    20. Violence
    8.61
    65
    4.33
    103
    21. Other Injuries
    8.28
    79
    5.02
    137
    22. Stomach Cancer
    6.32
    77
    11.91
    31
    23. Falls
    6.02
    75
    6.48
    71
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    5.48
    61
    5.56
    58
    25. Leukemia
    5.23
    19
    3.29
    116
    26. Tuberculosis
    4.84
    94
    38.68
    41
    27. Malnutrition
    4.78
    66
    1.34
    95
    28. Other Neoplasms
    4.55
    34
    1.12
    155
    29. Lymphomas
    4.43
    118
    2.47
    167
    30. Ovary Cancer
    4.15
    102
    3.55
    128
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.85
    88
    2.72
    97
    32. Maternal Conditions
    3.82
    54
    1.12
    90
    33. Drownings
    3.81
    87
    6.30
    44
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.80
    132
    2.35
    166
    35. Endocrine Disorders
    3.75
    115
    1.82
    160
    36. Alcohol
    3.50
    29
    1.03
    127
    37. Liver Cancer
    3.49
    149
    17.57
    13
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    71
    5.01
    35
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.95
    89
    4.27
    79
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.44
    106
    4.80
    68
    41. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    119
    1.75
    157
    42. Skin Cancers
    2.33
    45
    0.76
    148
    43. Uterin Cancer
    2.30
    82
    2.07
    91
    44. Epilepsy
    1.90
    82
    1.49
    105
    45. Meningitis
    1.76
    72
    0.88
    104
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.70
    133
    1.73
    127
    47. Asthma
    1.65
    123
    2.68
    102
    48. Dengue
    1.52
    8
    0.00
    121
    49. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    145
    2.71
    70
    50. Syphilis
    1.31
    46
    0.17
    91
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,557
    16.93
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Stroke
    3,287
    10.01
    46,562
    22.10
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,414
    7.35
    3,182
    1.51
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,777
    5.41
    5,216
    2.48
    5. Kidney Disease
    1,652
    5.03
    3,463
    1.64
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,607
    4.90
    6,220
    2.95
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,464
    4.46
    4,792
    2.27
    8. Lung Disease
    986
    3.00
    30,364
    14.41
    9. HIV/AIDS
    763
    2.32
    50
    0.02
    10. Lung Cancers
    745
    2.27
    13,627
    6.47
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    723
    2.20
    1,282
    0.61
    12. Liver Disease
    703
    2.14
    3,210
    1.52
    13. Hypertension
    691
    2.11
    4,053
    1.92
    14. Low Birth Weight
    667
    2.03
    1,401
    0.67
    15. Suicide
    639
    1.95
    2,852
    1.35
    16. Prostate Cancer
    629
    1.92
    176
    0.08
    17. Violence
    581
    1.77
    1,108
    0.53
    18. Other Injuries
    526
    1.60
    1,298
    0.62
    19. Breast Cancer
    484
    1.47
    2,540
    1.21
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    478
    1.46
    4,273
    2.03
    21. Cervical Cancer
    460
    1.40
    1,139
    0.54
    22. Falls
    333
    1.01
    1,675
    0.80
    23. Stomach Cancer
    329
    1.00
    3,538
    1.68
    24. Leukemia
    306
    0.93
    900
    0.43
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    283
    0.86
    1,654
    0.79
    26. Malnutrition
    275
    0.84
    295
    0.14
    27. Tuberculosis
    270
    0.82
    10,921
    5.18
    28. Maternal Conditions
    267
    0.81
    277
    0.13
    29. Drownings
    263
    0.80
    1,471
    0.70
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    245
    0.75
    566
    0.27
    31. Lymphomas
    242
    0.74
    721
    0.34
    32. Other Neoplasms
    241
    0.73
    325
    0.15
    33. Birth Trauma
    224
    0.68
    836
    0.40
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    216
    0.66
    464
    0.22
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    212
    0.65
    604
    0.29
    36. Alcohol
    192
    0.58
    287
    0.14
    37. Liver Cancer
    183
    0.56
    5,267
    2.50
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    165
    0.50
    1,519
    0.72
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    129
    0.39
    1,329
    0.63
    40. Oral Cancer
    126
    0.38
    531
    0.25
    41. Epilepsy
    125
    0.38
    373
    0.18
    42. Skin Cancers
    124
    0.38
    215
    0.10
    43. Meningitis
    117
    0.36
    204
    0.10
    44. Ovary Cancer
    110
    0.34
    606
    0.29
    45. Syphilis
    99
    0.30
    35
    0.02
    46. Asthma
    90
    0.27
    724
    0.34
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    87
    0.27
    464
    0.22
    48. Dengue
    84
    0.26
    0
    0.00
    49. Fires
    82
    0.25
    302
    0.14
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    74
    0.23
    2,467
    1.17
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Paraguay PARAGUAY   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.63
    44
    2.13
    177
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.98
    72
    15.23
    103
    3. Cervical Cancer
    17.04
    41
    7.13
    102
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.39
    82
    46.18
    2
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.16
    83
    14.39
    36
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.32
    77
    11.91
    31
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.48
    61
    5.56
    58
    8. Leukemia
    5.23
    19
    3.29
    116
    9. Lymphomas
    4.43
    118
    2.47
    167
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.15
    102
    3.55
    128
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.49
    149
    17.57
    13
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    71
    5.01
    35
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    119
    1.75
    157
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.33
    45
    0.76
    148
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.30
    82
    2.07
    91
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    145
    2.71
    70
    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.