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Compare Seychelles 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female 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
    67.2
    73.5
    70.3
    60
    64
    59
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    67.7
    76.4
    71.8
    86
    46
    67
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    68.3
    77.3
    72.4
    97
    64
    96
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    69.0
    78.0
    73.3
    101
    75
    93
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.0
    78.0
    101
    75
     
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    70.1
    79.0
    107
    76
     
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    70.3
    79.1
    108
    74
     
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    70.4
    79.2
    109
    74
     
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    70.5
    79.3
    112
    75
     
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    70.8
    79.4
    114
    73
     
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    71.2
    79.6
    116
    73
     
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    71.6
    79.7
    119
    73
     
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    72.1
    80.0
    119
    71
     
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    72.9
    80.4
    122
    71
     
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    74.0
    80.9
    122
    69
     
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    75.3
    81.5
    121
    66
     
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    77.1
    82.3
    111
    70
     
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    79.2
    83.2
    96
    71
     
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    81.7
    84.4
    76
    70
     
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    84.5
    86.1
    69
    70
     
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    87.5
    88.2
    59
    69
     
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.6
    91.0
    56
    68
     
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    112.62
    96
     
    109.84
    103
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    69.41
    59
     
    22.68
    121
    3. Hypertension
    64.49
    1
     
    20.26
    52
    4. Stroke
    54.16
    128
     
    177.55
    4
    5. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
     
    1.70
    179
    6. Kidney Disease
    43.27
    9
     
    14.51
    91
    7. Liver Disease
    20.46
    69
     
    17.00
    85
    8. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
     
    15.72
    104
    9. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.55
    77
     
    15.86
    105
    10. Lung Disease
    19.52
    114
     
    100.37
    3
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    19.20
    118
     
    8.13
    162
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
     
    14.76
    38
    13. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
     
    48.65
    2
    14. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
     
    7.49
    98
    15. Drownings
    12.25
    12
     
    5.49
    66
    16. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
     
    1.81
    135
    17. Violence
    9.87
    49
     
    4.28
    105
    18. Suicide
    8.68
    112
     
    14.92
    32
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    7.93
    101
     
    7.75
    103
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.79
    141
     
    19.67
    82
    21. Asthma
    7.66
    77
     
    5.80
    81
    22. Falls
    6.68
    72
     
    6.03
    79
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    6.55
    76
     
    2.15
    159
    24. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
     
    3.28
    116
    25. Drug Use
    6.20
    9
     
    2.33
    47
    26. Other Injuries
    6.18
    124
     
    5.57
    133
    27. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
     
    2.50
    151
    28. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
     
    3.67
    118
    29. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
     
    5.71
    59
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5.37
    113
     
    10.30
    70
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.23
    58
     
    4.52
    67
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
     
    12.40
    31
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
     
    5.33
    37
    34. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
     
    18.14
    12
    35. Meningitis
    4.61
    52
     
    1.14
    94
    36. Fires
    4.00
    58
     
    1.37
    105
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.82
    138
     
    3.03
    155
    38. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
     
    2.68
    67
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.86
    32
     
    0.54
    155
    40. HIV/AIDS
    2.54
    104
     
    0.17
    155
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.80
    118
     
    5.56
    76
    42. Appendicitis
    1.54
    29
     
    0.29
    115
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.51
    129
     
    3.42
    93
    44. Epilepsy
    1.50
    110
     
    1.80
    88
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.44
    108
     
    8.26
    12
    46. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
     
    2.17
    86
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
     
    0.77
    140
    48. Alcohol
    1.21
    115
     
    1.11
    120
    49. Skin Disease
    0.96
    123
     
    0.63
    140
    50. Malnutrition
    0.79
    112
     
    1.01
    105
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    111
    16.79
     
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    67
    10.14
     
    5,736
    2.62
    3. Hypertension
    63
    9.53
     
    5,653
    2.58
    4. Stroke
    53
    8.02
     
    49,241
    22.51
    5. Kidney Disease
    43
    6.51
     
    3,988
    1.82
    6. Liver Disease
    21
    3.18
     
    4,710
    2.15
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    19
    2.87
     
    2,237
    1.02
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19
    2.87
     
    4,491
    2.05
    9. Lung Disease
    19
    2.87
     
    28,017
    12.81
    10. Prostate Cancer
    18
    2.72
     
    165
    0.08
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16
    2.42
     
    4,123
    1.88
    12. Lung Cancers
    15
    2.27
     
    13,520
    6.18
    13. Oral Cancer
    12
    1.82
     
    512
    0.23
    14. Drownings
    12
    1.82
     
    1,296
    0.59
    15. Breast Cancer
    11
    1.66
     
    2,451
    1.12
    16. Violence
    10
    1.51
     
    1,110
    0.51
    17. Suicide
    9
    1.36
     
    3,981
    1.82
    18. Asthma
    8
    1.21
     
    1,608
    0.74
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    8
    1.21
     
    5,214
    2.38
    20. Cervical Cancer
    7
    1.06
     
    1,126
    0.51
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    7
    1.06
     
    540
    0.25
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    7
    1.06
     
    1,596
    0.73
    23. Falls
    7
    1.06
     
    1,625
    0.74
    24. Pancreas Cancer
    6
    0.91
     
    1,590
    0.73
    25. Lymphomas
    6
    0.91
     
    687
    0.31
    26. Leukemia
    6
    0.91
     
    867
    0.40
    27. Drug Use
    6
    0.91
     
    625
    0.29
    28. Other Injuries
    6
    0.91
     
    1,438
    0.66
    29. Meningitis
    5
    0.76
     
    266
    0.12
    30. Low Birth Weight
    5
    0.76
     
    2,031
    0.93
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    1,495
    0.68
    32. Stomach Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    3,451
    1.58
    33. Liver Cancer
    5
    0.76
     
    5,076
    2.32
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5
    0.76
     
    1,250
    0.57
    35. Bladder Cancer
    4
    0.61
     
    749
    0.34
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    4
    0.61
     
    789
    0.36
    37. Fires
    4
    0.61
     
    356
    0.16
    38. HIV/AIDS
    3
    0.45
     
    47
    0.02
    39. Ovary Cancer
    3
    0.45
     
    581
    0.27
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    3
    0.45
     
    149
    0.07
    41. Birth Trauma
    2
    0.30
     
    1,095
    0.50
    42. Epilepsy
    2
    0.30
     
    447
    0.20
    43. Appendicitis
    2
    0.30
     
    77
    0.04
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1
    0.15
     
    715
    0.33
    45. Hepatitis B
    1
    0.15
     
    247
    0.11
    46. Dengue
    1
    0.15
     
    0
    0.00
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.15
     
    292
    0.13
    48. Malnutrition
    1
    0.15
     
    270
    0.12
    49. Skin Cancers
    1
    0.15
     
    215
    0.10
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.15
     
    344
    0.16
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Seychelles SEYCHELLES   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    49.61
    10
     
    1.70
    179
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.35
    52
     
    15.72
    104
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.58
    28
     
    14.76
    38
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.64
    81
     
    48.65
    2
    5. Cervical Cancer
    13.99
    60
     
    7.49
    98
    6. Oral Cancer
    12.22
    3
     
    1.81
    135
    7. Leukemia
    6.49
    4
     
    3.28
    116
    8. Lymphomas
    6.14
    61
     
    2.50
    151
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.92
    39
     
    3.67
    118
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.75
    58
     
    5.71
    59
    11. Stomach Cancer
    5.15
    104
     
    12.40
    31
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.92
    40
     
    5.33
    37
    13. Liver Cancer
    4.65
    109
     
    18.14
    12
    14. Bladder Cancer
    3.75
    39
     
    2.68
    67
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.36
    124
     
    2.17
    86
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.25
    103
     
    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.