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Portugal
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 Portugal 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
Portugal Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    60.7
    66.3
    63.4
    52
    43
    48
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    51
    43
    45
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    67.9
    75.1
    71.4
    36
    29
    30
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    70.2
    77.3
    73.7
    38
    27
    33
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    73.1
    80.1
    76.6
    34
    24
    29
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    76.4
    82.6
    79.6
    27
    23
    25
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    78.3
    84.5
    81.5
    28
    11
    19
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.3
    84.5
    28
    11
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    78.6
    84.7
    27
    11
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    78.7
    84.8
    27
    11
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    78.8
    84.8
    27
    11
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    78.9
    84.9
    27
    11
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    79.1
    84.9
    27
    11
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    79.3
    85.0
    28
    11
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    79.5
    85.2
    28
    11
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    79.9
    85.4
    29
    10
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    80.5
    85.6
    28
    10
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    81.3
    86.0
    26
    11
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    82.3
    86.4
    23
    11
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    83.4
    86.9
    22
    12
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    84.7
    87.6
    21
    14
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    86.2
    88.5
    28
    21
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    88.1
    89.8
    37
    32
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.9
    46
    40
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38.40
    179
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    38.29
    139
    167.56
    2
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.07
    105
    20.09
    118
    4. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    46.18
    2
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    14.39
    36
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    2.13
    177
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    16.11
    137
    26.38
    84
    8. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    15.23
    103
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    14.98
    136
    11.19
    147
    10. Lung Disease
    14.04
    151
    112.26
    1
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    11.91
    31
    12. Suicide
    8.62
    97
    10.56
    68
    13. Liver Disease
    7.99
    145
    11.17
    116
    14. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    2.47
    167
    15. Endocrine Disorders
    6.15
    65
    1.82
    160
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    5.56
    58
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.58
    151
    19.91
    80
    18. Kidney Disease
    5.46
    161
    12.50
    110
    19. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    17.57
    13
    20. Other Injuries
    4.70
    145
    5.02
    137
    21. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    1.75
    157
    22. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    3.29
    116
    23. HIV/AIDS
    4.05
    92
    0.18
    157
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    2.71
    70
    25. Hypertension
    3.73
    162
    15.42
    69
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    3.44
    28
    1.73
    127
    27. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.55
    128
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    5.01
    35
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    7.13
    102
    30. Falls
    2.76
    147
    6.48
    71
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.74
    159
    2.35
    166
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    2.49
    174
    6.26
    118
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    2.07
    91
    34. Other Neoplasms
    2.18
    118
    1.12
    155
    35. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    0.76
    148
    36. Epilepsy
    1.54
    102
    1.49
    105
    37. Encephalitis
    1.45
    46
    0.70
    101
    38. Low Birth Weight
    1.25
    169
    7.16
    91
    39. Alcohol
    1.06
    125
    1.03
    127
    40. Violence
    1.02
    160
    4.33
    103
    41. Tuberculosis
    1.00
    135
    38.68
    41
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.83
    157
    4.80
    68
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.67
    151
    9.04
    10
    44. Drug Use
    0.66
    140
    2.32
    32
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.66
    151
    2.72
    97
    46. Drownings
    0.63
    171
    6.30
    44
    47. Asthma
    0.62
    162
    2.68
    102
    48. Anemia
    0.50
    28
    0.03
    123
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.49
    165
    4.27
    79
    50. Skin Disease
    0.43
    152
    0.54
    146
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    12,549
    13.91
    46,562
    22.10
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,129
    13.44
    31,886
    15.14
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,158
    9.04
    4,792
    2.27
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    6,330
    7.02
    6,220
    2.95
    5. Lung Disease
    4,750
    5.27
    30,364
    14.41
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    4,715
    5.23
    3,182
    1.51
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4,411
    4.89
    4,273
    2.03
    8. Lung Cancers
    4,171
    4.62
    13,627
    6.47
    9. Stomach Cancer
    2,652
    2.94
    3,538
    1.68
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,087
    2.31
    176
    0.08
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,932
    2.14
    2,540
    1.21
    12. Kidney Disease
    1,900
    2.11
    3,463
    1.64
    13. Endocrine Disorders
    1,723
    1.91
    464
    0.22
    14. Lymphomas
    1,536
    1.70
    721
    0.34
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1,454
    1.61
    1,654
    0.79
    16. Suicide
    1,450
    1.61
    2,852
    1.35
    17. Liver Disease
    1,394
    1.55
    3,210
    1.52
    18. Hypertension
    1,370
    1.52
    4,053
    1.92
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    1,261
    1.40
    464
    0.22
    20. Other Injuries
    1,136
    1.26
    1,298
    0.62
    21. Liver Cancer
    1,113
    1.23
    5,267
    2.50
    22. Bladder Cancer
    1,100
    1.22
    780
    0.37
    23. Leukemia
    985
    1.09
    900
    0.43
    24. Oral Cancer
    819
    0.91
    531
    0.25
    25. Road Traffic Accidents
    767
    0.85
    5,216
    2.48
    26. Falls
    762
    0.84
    1,675
    0.80
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    639
    0.71
    604
    0.29
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    634
    0.70
    1,519
    0.72
    29. Other Neoplasms
    618
    0.69
    325
    0.15
    30. Skin Cancers
    535
    0.59
    215
    0.10
    31. HIV/AIDS
    526
    0.58
    50
    0.02
    32. Ovary Cancer
    403
    0.45
    606
    0.29
    33. Encephalitis
    402
    0.45
    152
    0.07
    34. Epilepsy
    394
    0.44
    373
    0.18
    35. Cervical Cancer
    383
    0.42
    1,139
    0.54
    36. Uterin Cancer
    310
    0.34
    357
    0.17
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    238
    0.26
    1,329
    0.63
    38. Tuberculosis
    233
    0.26
    10,921
    5.18
    39. Diarrhoeal diseases
    208
    0.23
    566
    0.27
    40. Anemia
    193
    0.21
    7
    0.00
    41. Alcohol
    191
    0.21
    287
    0.14
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    181
    0.20
    2,467
    1.17
    43. Asthma
    176
    0.20
    724
    0.34
    44. Congenital Anomalies
    172
    0.19
    1,282
    0.61
    45. Skin Disease
    130
    0.14
    130
    0.06
    46. Violence
    128
    0.14
    1,108
    0.53
    47. Drug Use
    120
    0.13
    627
    0.30
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    86
    0.10
    215
    0.10
    49. Drownings
    83
    0.09
    1,471
    0.70
    50. Fires
    81
    0.09
    302
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Portugal PORTUGAL   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    19.36
    60
    46.18
    2
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.16
    17
    14.39
    36
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.52
    89
    2.13
    177
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.29
    102
    15.23
    103
    5. Stomach Cancer
    11.06
    36
    11.91
    31
    6. Lymphomas
    6.29
    60
    2.47
    167
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.95
    52
    5.56
    58
    8. Liver Cancer
    4.95
    105
    17.57
    13
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.37
    61
    1.75
    157
    10. Leukemia
    4.30
    67
    3.29
    116
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.81
    32
    2.71
    70
    12. Ovary Cancer
    3.31
    140
    3.55
    128
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.18
    72
    5.01
    35
    14. Cervical Cancer
    3.01
    144
    7.13
    102
    15. Uterin Cancer
    2.43
    77
    2.07
    91
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.13
    58
    0.76
    148
    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.