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Serbia
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 Serbia 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
Serbia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    69.7
    75.6
    72.6
    59
    58
    60
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    71.8
    77.1
    74.4
    64
    70
    64
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    73.8
    78.9
    76.3
    56
    59
    56
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.8
    78.9
    56
    59
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    74.2
    79.3
    62
    66
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    74.3
    79.3
    63
    67
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    74.3
    79.3
    65
    69
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    74.4
    79.4
    69
    70
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    74.5
    79.4
    72
    77
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    74.6
    79.5
    78
    77
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    74.8
    79.6
    82
    76
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    75.1
    79.7
    85
    78
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    75.4
    79.9
    86
    80
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    75.9
    80.3
    86
    83
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    76.8
    80.8
    86
    82
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    78.0
    81.5
    83
    81
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    79.5
    82.4
    83
    84
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    81.1
    83.3
    99
    91
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.0
    94
    95
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    86.2
    87.3
    96
    96
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    89.5
    90.2
    98
    100
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    117.91
    100
    120.49
    96
    2. Inflammatory/Heart
    79.34
    2
    2.35
    166
    3. Stroke
    74.56
    89
    167.56
    2
    4. Lung Cancers
    37.09
    3
    46.18
    2
    5. Breast Cancer
    23.01
    23
    15.23
    103
    6. Lung Disease
    22.21
    99
    112.26
    1
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.04
    9
    14.39
    36
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.44
    128
    11.19
    147
    9. Prostate Cancer
    16.59
    88
    2.13
    177
    10. Hypertension
    16.05
    64
    15.42
    69
    11. Kidney Disease
    16.01
    88
    12.50
    110
    12. Suicide
    10.86
    67
    10.56
    68
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    10.85
    149
    26.38
    84
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8.37
    166
    20.09
    118
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    7.44
    35
    5.56
    58
    16. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    97
    7.13
    102
    17. Stomach Cancer
    7.02
    71
    11.91
    31
    18. Ovary Cancer
    6.03
    32
    3.55
    128
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.51
    152
    19.91
    80
    20. Liver Disease
    5.50
    165
    11.17
    116
    21. Liver Cancer
    5.08
    102
    17.57
    13
    22. Lymphomas
    4.88
    107
    2.47
    167
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.65
    17
    2.71
    70
    24. Low Birth Weight
    4.52
    121
    7.16
    91
    25. Leukemia
    4.33
    65
    3.29
    116
    26. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    73
    1.75
    157
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.86
    34
    2.07
    91
    28. Other Neoplasms
    3.41
    64
    1.12
    155
    29. Skin Cancers
    3.40
    16
    0.76
    148
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.35
    88
    4.80
    68
    31. Other Injuries
    3.32
    166
    5.02
    137
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    3.21
    39
    1.73
    127
    33. Falls
    2.85
    145
    6.48
    71
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    2.71
    171
    6.26
    118
    35. Alcohol
    2.37
    60
    1.03
    127
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.09
    109
    5.01
    35
    37. Asthma
    1.96
    118
    2.68
    102
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.71
    162
    1.82
    160
    39. Encephalitis
    1.58
    41
    0.70
    101
    40. Violence
    1.30
    149
    4.33
    103
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.13
    131
    4.27
    79
    42. Epilepsy
    1.13
    131
    1.49
    105
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.89
    14
    0.08
    135
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.87
    146
    2.72
    97
    45. Drownings
    0.82
    159
    6.30
    44
    46. Anemia
    0.66
    25
    0.03
    123
    47. Drug Use
    0.66
    139
    2.32
    32
    48. Skin Disease
    0.60
    140
    0.54
    146
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.56
    145
    38.68
    41
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.54
    6
    0.00
    91
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    21,058
    22.16
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Inflammatory/Heart
    15,221
    16.02
    604
    0.29
    3. Stroke
    13,618
    14.33
    46,562
    22.10
    4. Lung Cancers
    5,752
    6.05
    13,627
    6.47
    5. Lung Disease
    3,961
    4.17
    30,364
    14.41
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,141
    3.30
    4,273
    2.03
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    3,063
    3.22
    3,182
    1.51
    8. Hypertension
    3,000
    3.16
    4,053
    1.92
    9. Kidney Disease
    2,856
    3.01
    3,463
    1.64
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,147
    2.26
    6,220
    2.95
    11. Breast Cancer
    2,000
    2.10
    2,540
    1.21
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,390
    1.46
    4,792
    2.27
    13. Suicide
    1,380
    1.45
    2,852
    1.35
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,222
    1.29
    176
    0.08
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1,205
    1.27
    1,654
    0.79
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,132
    1.19
    3,538
    1.68
    17. Liver Cancer
    825
    0.87
    5,267
    2.50
    18. Bladder Cancer
    806
    0.85
    780
    0.37
    19. Liver Disease
    773
    0.81
    3,210
    1.52
    20. Lymphomas
    734
    0.77
    721
    0.34
    21. Leukemia
    652
    0.69
    900
    0.43
    22. Parkinson's Disease
    608
    0.64
    464
    0.22
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    589
    0.62
    5,216
    2.48
    24. Cervical Cancer
    585
    0.62
    1,139
    0.54
    25. Oral Cancer
    582
    0.61
    531
    0.25
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    577
    0.61
    1,329
    0.63
    27. Other Neoplasms
    567
    0.60
    325
    0.15
    28. Skin Cancers
    540
    0.57
    215
    0.10
    29. Ovary Cancer
    490
    0.52
    606
    0.29
    30. Falls
    454
    0.48
    1,675
    0.80
    31. Other Injuries
    419
    0.44
    1,298
    0.62
    32. Asthma
    341
    0.36
    724
    0.34
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    317
    0.33
    1,519
    0.72
    34. Alcohol
    316
    0.33
    287
    0.14
    35. Uterin Cancer
    305
    0.32
    357
    0.17
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    250
    0.26
    464
    0.22
    37. Low Birth Weight
    240
    0.25
    1,401
    0.67
    38. Encephalitis
    226
    0.24
    152
    0.07
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    163
    0.17
    1,282
    0.61
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    158
    0.17
    566
    0.27
    41. Epilepsy
    147
    0.15
    373
    0.18
    42. Violence
    137
    0.14
    1,108
    0.53
    43. Anemia
    120
    0.13
    7
    0.00
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    110
    0.12
    24
    0.01
    45. Skin Disease
    102
    0.11
    130
    0.06
    46. Drownings
    87
    0.09
    1,471
    0.70
    47. Tuberculosis
    84
    0.09
    10,921
    5.18
    48. Schizophrenia
    76
    0.08
    0
    0.00
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    74
    0.08
    2,467
    1.17
    50. Drug Use
    70
    0.07
    627
    0.30
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Serbia SERBIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    37.09
    3
    46.18
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    23.01
    23
    15.23
    103
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.04
    9
    14.39
    36
    4. Prostate Cancer
    16.59
    88
    2.13
    177
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.44
    35
    5.56
    58
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.41
    97
    7.13
    102
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.02
    71
    11.91
    31
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.03
    32
    3.55
    128
    9. Liver Cancer
    5.08
    102
    17.57
    13
    10. Lymphomas
    4.88
    107
    2.47
    167
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.65
    17
    2.71
    70
    12. Leukemia
    4.33
    65
    3.29
    116
    13. Oral Cancer
    3.97
    73
    1.75
    157
    14. Uterin Cancer
    3.86
    34
    2.07
    91
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.40
    16
    0.76
    148
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.09
    109
    5.01
    35
    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.