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Compare Slovenia 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
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.7
    71.4
    68.5
    28
    27
    30
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    65.8
    73.1
    69.4
    38
    30
    35
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    66.1
    74.7
    70.3
    50
    32
    42
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    69.4
    77.3
    73.3
    41
    28
    35
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    72.2
    79.7
    76.0
    39
    26
    32
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    76.2
    82.7
    79.5
    29
    21
    26
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    78.0
    83.7
    80.9
    29
    19
    27
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    78.0
    83.7
    29
    19
     
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    78.3
    83.9
    29
    19
     
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    78.3
    84.0
    29
    19
     
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    78.3
    84.0
    29
    20
     
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    78.5
    84.0
    29
    20
     
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    78.6
    84.1
    29
    19
     
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    78.8
    84.2
    30
    20
     
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    79.0
    84.3
    30
    20
     
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    79.2
    84.4
    31
    20
     
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    79.5
    84.5
    31
    20
     
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    79.9
    84.8
    30
    18
     
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    80.6
    85.1
    32
    19
     
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    81.5
    85.6
    31
    20
     
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    82.7
    86.3
    32
    21
     
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    84.2
    87.2
    34
    22
     
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    86.0
    88.2
    35
    28
     
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    88.0
    89.6
    42
    39
     
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    90.7
    91.6
    47
    51
     
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    85.67
    134
     
    109.84
    103
    2. Stroke
    41.68
    146
     
    177.55
    4
    3. Lung Cancers
    30.87
    14
     
    48.65
    2
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.48
    53
     
    1.70
    179
    5. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    49
     
    15.72
    104
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.23
    9
     
    14.76
    38
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    15.28
    146
     
    22.68
    121
    8. Suicide
    15.22
    28
     
    14.92
    32
    9. Liver Disease
    12.31
    109
     
    17.00
    85
    10. Lung Disease
    11.89
    161
     
    100.37
    3
    11. Falls
    10.65
    43
     
    6.03
    79
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    17
     
    5.71
    59
    13. Stomach Cancer
    8.59
    56
     
    12.40
    31
    14. Hypertension
    8.38
    129
     
    20.26
    52
    15. Lymphomas
    8.32
    12
     
    2.50
    151
    16. Ovary Cancer
    7.40
    13
     
    3.67
    118
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.34
    167
     
    8.13
    162
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.32
    61
     
    3.03
    155
    19. Liver Cancer
    6.03
    78
     
    18.14
    12
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.75
    157
     
    19.67
    82
    21. Other Injuries
    5.46
    135
     
    5.57
    133
    22. Kidney Disease
    5.44
    167
     
    14.51
    91
    23. Leukemia
    4.66
    45
     
    3.28
    116
    24. Skin Cancers
    4.20
    9
     
    0.77
    140
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.18
    63
     
    1.81
    135
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.03
    34
     
    2.17
    86
    27. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    35
     
    2.68
    67
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.88
    169
     
    15.86
    105
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.47
    136
     
    7.49
    98
    30. Alcohol
    3.17
    30
     
    1.11
    120
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.44
    151
     
    2.15
    159
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.33
    94
     
    5.33
    37
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    1.80
    179
     
    7.75
    103
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.73
    160
     
    10.30
    70
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    1.72
    51
     
    0.54
    155
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.66
    101
     
    8.26
    12
    37. Drug Use
    1.46
    80
     
    2.33
    47
    38. Other Neoplasms
    1.12
    156
     
    1.17
    154
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.10
    148
     
    4.52
    67
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.90
    12
     
    0.12
    107
    41. Epilepsy
    0.84
    155
     
    1.80
    88
    42. Drownings
    0.72
    164
     
    5.49
    66
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.61
    28
     
    0.65
    24
    44. Asthma
    0.58
    173
     
    5.80
    81
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.51
    148
     
    57.08
    28
    46. Violence
    0.48
    181
     
    4.28
    105
    47. Fires
    0.36
    165
     
    1.37
    105
    48. Skin Disease
    0.34
    160
     
    0.63
    140
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.31
    177
     
    5.56
    76
    50. Poisonings
    0.29
    158
     
    2.20
    44
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    4,042
    23.91
     
    30,572
    13.98
    2. Stroke
    2,008
    11.88
     
    49,241
    22.51
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,250
    7.39
     
    13,520
    6.18
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    834
    4.93
     
    4,123
    1.88
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    749
    4.43
     
    5,736
    2.62
    6. Lung Disease
    570
    3.37
     
    28,017
    12.81
    7. Falls
    497
    2.94
     
    1,625
    0.74
    8. Breast Cancer
    458
    2.71
     
    2,451
    1.12
    9. Liver Disease
    444
    2.63
     
    4,710
    2.15
    10. Suicide
    442
    2.61
     
    3,981
    1.82
    11. Prostate Cancer
    437
    2.58
     
    165
    0.08
    12. Hypertension
    423
    2.50
     
    5,653
    2.58
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    376
    2.22
     
    1,590
    0.73
    14. Lymphomas
    372
    2.20
     
    687
    0.31
    15. Stomach Cancer
    367
    2.17
     
    3,451
    1.58
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    338
    2.00
     
    2,237
    1.02
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    335
    1.98
     
    789
    0.36
    18. Kidney Disease
    269
    1.59
     
    3,988
    1.82
    19. Liver Cancer
    259
    1.53
     
    5,076
    2.32
    20. Leukemia
    205
    1.21
     
    867
    0.40
    21. Other Injuries
    202
    1.19
     
    1,438
    0.66
    22. Bladder Cancer
    192
    1.14
     
    749
    0.34
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    188
    1.11
     
    4,491
    2.05
    24. Skin Cancers
    173
    1.02
     
    215
    0.10
    25. Oral Cancer
    156
    0.92
     
    512
    0.23
    26. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.90
     
    581
    0.27
    27. Road Traffic Accidents
    135
    0.80
     
    5,214
    2.38
    28. Alcohol
    102
    0.60
     
    306
    0.14
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    93
    0.55
     
    1,495
    0.68
    30. Uterin Cancer
    93
    0.55
     
    344
    0.16
    31. Parkinson's Disease
    85
    0.50
     
    149
    0.07
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    82
    0.49
     
    2,275
    1.04
    33. Cervical Cancer
    80
    0.47
     
    1,126
    0.51
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    79
    0.47
     
    540
    0.25
    35. Other Neoplasms
    51
    0.30
     
    324
    0.15
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    50
    0.30
     
    1,250
    0.57
    37. Multiple Sclerosis
    35
    0.21
     
    33
    0.02
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    31
    0.18
     
    1,596
    0.73
    39. Drug Use
    28
    0.17
     
    625
    0.29
    40. Asthma
    28
    0.17
     
    1,608
    0.74
    41. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    28
    0.17
     
    179
    0.08
    42. Epilepsy
    26
    0.15
     
    447
    0.20
    43. Low Birth Weight
    22
    0.13
     
    2,031
    0.93
    44. Drownings
    21
    0.12
     
    1,296
    0.59
    45. Tuberculosis
    16
    0.09
     
    15,184
    6.94
    46. Skin Disease
    15
    0.09
     
    170
    0.08
    47. Violence
    12
    0.07
     
    1,110
    0.51
    48. Fires
    11
    0.07
     
    356
    0.16
    49. Poisonings
    8
    0.05
     
    567
    0.26
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.04
     
    715
    0.33
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Slovenia SLOVENIA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    30.87
    14
     
    48.65
    2
    2. Prostate Cancer
    22.48
    53
     
    1.70
    179
    3. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    49
     
    15.72
    104
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.23
    9
     
    14.76
    38
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.78
    17
     
    5.71
    59
    6. Stomach Cancer
    8.59
    56
     
    12.40
    31
    7. Lymphomas
    8.32
    12
     
    2.50
    151
    8. Ovary Cancer
    7.40
    13
     
    3.67
    118
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.03
    78
     
    18.14
    12
    10. Leukemia
    4.66
    45
     
    3.28
    116
    11. Skin Cancers
    4.20
    9
     
    0.77
    140
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.18
    63
     
    1.81
    135
    13. Uterin Cancer
    4.03
    34
     
    2.17
    86
    14. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    35
     
    2.68
    67
    15. Cervical Cancer
    3.47
    136
     
    7.49
    98
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.33
    94
     
    5.33
    37
     
     
     
    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.