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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 Macedonia 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 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 Qatar 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 Macedonia 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 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
Qatar Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    51.9
    55.0
    53.4
    83
    84
    83
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    59.3
    63.0
    61.1
    75
    76
    77
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    64.7
    68.9
    66.7
    62
    74
    71
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    67.7
    72.3
    70.0
    56
    77
    64
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    75.3
    77.8
    76.2
    17
    39
    31
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    76.4
    79.2
    77.3
    28
    41
    34
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    77.3
    79.9
    78.1
    30
    43
    37
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    77.3
    79.9
    30
    43
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    44
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    78.0
    80.5
    30
    45
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    78.1
    80.6
    31
    45
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    78.3
    80.6
    30
    46
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    78.6
    80.7
    30
    48
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    78.8
    80.8
    31
    51
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    78.9
    80.8
    32
    53
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    79.1
    80.9
    32
    57
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    79.3
    81.0
    34
    61
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    79.5
    81.2
    36
    65
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    79.8
    81.5
    40
    72
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    80.4
    82.0
    47
    73
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    81.6
    83.2
    49
    69
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    83.4
    84.7
    47
    67
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    85.4
    86.5
    50
    66
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.8
    88.8
    52
    59
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.6
    43
    50
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    101.08
    114
    109.84
    103
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    71.59
    22
    8.13
    162
    3. Stroke
    30.96
    162
    177.55
    4
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    27.69
    34
    15.86
    105
    5. Kidney Disease
    19.49
    66
    14.51
    91
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.92
    105
    19.67
    82
    7. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
    48.65
    2
    8. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
    15.72
    104
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.21
    160
    22.68
    121
    10. Liver Disease
    10.57
    122
    17.00
    85
    11. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
    18.14
    12
    12. Violence
    8.39
    67
    4.28
    105
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
    14.76
    38
    14. Lung Disease
    7.87
    182
    100.37
    3
    15. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
    1.70
    179
    16. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
    2.50
    151
    17. Suicide
    5.74
    141
    14.92
    32
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    5.57
    133
    7.75
    103
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
    12.40
    31
    20. Other Injuries
    4.43
    155
    5.57
    133
    21. Falls
    4.33
    112
    6.03
    79
    22. Low Birth Weight
    4.08
    131
    10.30
    70
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    124
    2.15
    159
    24. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
    3.28
    116
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
    3.67
    118
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
    5.33
    37
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
    7.49
    98
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
    5.71
    59
    29. Drownings
    1.94
    127
    5.49
    66
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.90
    174
    3.03
    155
    31. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
    2.68
    67
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    1.67
    56
    0.54
    155
    33. Skin Disease
    1.64
    93
    0.63
    140
    34. Hypertension
    1.63
    181
    20.26
    52
    35. Fires
    1.39
    103
    1.37
    105
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
    1.81
    135
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.18
    137
    5.56
    76
    38. Tuberculosis
    1.15
    129
    57.08
    28
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
    2.17
    86
    40. Other Neoplasms
    0.80
    164
    1.17
    154
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.72
    164
    4.52
    67
    42. Epilepsy
    0.62
    176
    1.80
    88
    43. Asthma
    0.62
    169
    5.80
    81
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.56
    165
    8.26
    12
    45. Drug Use
    0.54
    151
    2.33
    47
    46. Encephalitis
    0.46
    115
    0.86
    69
    47. Meningitis
    0.43
    137
    1.14
    94
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.36
    101
    0.90
    59
    49. Alcohol
    0.32
    166
    1.11
    120
    50. Poisonings
    0.30
    157
    2.20
    44
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    526
    17.42
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    315
    10.43
    2,237
    1.02
    3. Road Traffic Accidents
    285
    9.44
    5,214
    2.38
    4. Violence
    181
    6.00
    1,110
    0.51
    5. Stroke
    172
    5.70
    49,241
    22.51
    6. Suicide
    143
    4.74
    3,981
    1.82
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    98
    3.25
    4,491
    2.05
    8. Kidney Disease
    95
    3.15
    3,988
    1.82
    9. Other Injuries
    84
    2.78
    1,438
    0.66
    10. Lung Cancers
    83
    2.75
    13,520
    6.18
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    82
    2.72
    1,596
    0.73
    12. Falls
    82
    2.72
    1,625
    0.74
    13. Liver Disease
    74
    2.45
    4,710
    2.15
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    2.22
    5,736
    2.62
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    67
    2.22
    4,123
    1.88
    16. Low Birth Weight
    61
    2.02
    2,031
    0.93
    17. Lymphomas
    55
    1.82
    687
    0.31
    18. Liver Cancer
    53
    1.76
    5,076
    2.32
    19. Leukemia
    47
    1.56
    867
    0.40
    20. Drownings
    44
    1.46
    1,296
    0.59
    21. Breast Cancer
    39
    1.29
    2,451
    1.12
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    38
    1.26
    540
    0.25
    23. Stomach Cancer
    36
    1.19
    3,451
    1.58
    24. Lung Disease
    36
    1.19
    28,017
    12.81
    25. Fires
    24
    0.79
    356
    0.16
    26. Birth Trauma
    18
    0.60
    1,095
    0.50
    27. Pancreas Cancer
    17
    0.56
    1,590
    0.73
    28. Prostate Cancer
    17
    0.56
    165
    0.08
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    17
    0.56
    789
    0.36
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    15
    0.50
    1,495
    0.68
    31. Epilepsy
    12
    0.40
    447
    0.20
    32. Oral Cancer
    11
    0.36
    512
    0.23
    33. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.33
    581
    0.27
    34. Bladder Cancer
    9
    0.30
    749
    0.34
    35. Hypertension
    9
    0.30
    5,653
    2.58
    36. Drug Use
    8
    0.26
    625
    0.29
    37. Skin Disease
    8
    0.26
    170
    0.08
    38. Tuberculosis
    7
    0.23
    15,184
    6.94
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.23
    149
    0.07
    40. Poisonings
    6
    0.20
    567
    0.26
    41. Meningitis
    5
    0.17
    266
    0.12
    42. Cervical Cancer
    5
    0.17
    1,126
    0.51
    43. Other Neoplasms
    5
    0.17
    324
    0.15
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5
    0.17
    2,275
    1.04
    45. Asthma
    5
    0.17
    1,608
    0.74
    46. HIV/AIDS
    4
    0.13
    47
    0.02
    47. Encephalitis
    4
    0.13
    187
    0.09
    48. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.13
    247
    0.11
    49. Maternal Conditions
    4
    0.13
    292
    0.13
    50. Alcohol
    4
    0.13
    306
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Qatar QATAR   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    11.45
    98
    48.65
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.24
    144
    15.72
    104
    3. Liver Cancer
    8.64
    46
    18.14
    12
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.05
    91
    14.76
    38
    5. Prostate Cancer
    7.36
    147
    1.70
    179
    6. Lymphomas
    7.29
    26
    2.50
    151
    7. Stomach Cancer
    5.33
    97
    12.40
    31
    8. Leukemia
    3.48
    110
    3.28
    116
    9. Ovary Cancer
    3.24
    139
    3.67
    118
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.72
    82
    5.33
    37
    11. Cervical Cancer
    2.68
    147
    7.49
    98
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.03
    127
    5.71
    59
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.89
    92
    2.68
    67
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.21
    169
    1.81
    135
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.14
    145
    2.17
    86
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.29
    179
    0.77
    140
    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.