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Suriname
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 Suriname 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
Suriname Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.0
    61.7
    59.8
    64
    63
    63
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    61.2
    65.7
    63.4
    66
    66
    65
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    64.0
    69.0
    66.4
    71
    73
    74
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    65.9
    71.0
    68.4
    79
    85
    84
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    64.2
    70.8
    67.4
    109
    105
    107
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    67.1
    73.6
    70.3
    105
    104
    104
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    68.7
    75.1
    71.8
    106
    104
    107
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.7
    75.1
    106
    104
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    70.2
    76.4
    106
    106
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    70.3
    76.5
    106
    105
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    70.4
    76.6
    108
    105
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    70.7
    76.9
    109
    103
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    71.1
    77.0
    112
    103
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    71.6
    77.4
    111
    103
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    72.2
    77.8
    112
    101
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    72.7
    78.3
    115
    101
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    73.5
    78.7
    114
    99
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    74.3
    79.3
    115
    94
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    75.4
    80.0
    118
    95
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    77.1
    81.2
    108
    87
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    78.8
    82.3
    108
    88
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    80.9
    83.7
    104
    84
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    83.3
    85.5
    105
    81
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.7
    88
    81
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.8
    84
    74
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    124.81
    92
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    99.85
    54
    167.56
    2
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    51.74
    39
    11.19
    147
    4. Kidney Disease
    38.20
    14
    12.50
    110
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.57
    83
    20.09
    118
    6. Prostate Cancer
    29.93
    36
    2.13
    177
    7. HIV/AIDS
    26.34
    43
    0.18
    157
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.65
    90
    26.38
    84
    9. Suicide
    23.23
    5
    10.56
    68
    10. Hypertension
    20.53
    38
    15.42
    69
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.97
    79
    19.91
    80
    12. Liver Disease
    19.46
    76
    11.17
    116
    13. Cervical Cancer
    16.42
    46
    7.13
    102
    14. Breast Cancer
    15.58
    99
    15.23
    103
    15. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    84
    46.18
    2
    16. Lung Disease
    13.76
    155
    112.26
    1
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.02
    49
    14.39
    36
    18. Other Injuries
    11.62
    51
    5.02
    137
    19. Violence
    10.11
    48
    4.33
    103
    20. Low Birth Weight
    8.76
    82
    7.16
    91
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.37
    41
    2.35
    166
    22. Lymphomas
    8.29
    13
    2.47
    167
    23. Liver Cancer
    7.74
    55
    17.57
    13
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    6.87
    108
    6.26
    118
    25. Skin Disease
    6.75
    10
    0.54
    146
    26. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    18
    3.55
    128
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    5.83
    72
    1.82
    160
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    5.49
    60
    5.56
    58
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.45
    61
    4.80
    68
    30. Stomach Cancer
    5.41
    96
    11.91
    31
    31. Drownings
    5.19
    62
    6.30
    44
    32. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5.01
    78
    2.72
    97
    33. Leukemia
    4.76
    38
    3.29
    116
    34. Falls
    4.37
    105
    6.48
    71
    35. Birth Trauma
    4.12
    81
    4.27
    79
    36. Oral Cancer
    4.04
    70
    1.75
    157
    37. Maternal Conditions
    3.08
    61
    1.12
    90
    38. Epilepsy
    2.75
    44
    1.49
    105
    39. Malnutrition
    2.45
    79
    1.34
    95
    40. Alcohol
    2.44
    55
    1.03
    127
    41. Fires
    2.39
    71
    1.19
    110
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    2.23
    92
    1.73
    127
    43. Tuberculosis
    2.21
    111
    38.68
    41
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.19
    84
    9.04
    10
    45. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    92
    2.71
    70
    46. Asthma
    2.03
    115
    2.68
    102
    47. Meningitis
    1.87
    71
    0.88
    104
    48. Uterin Cancer
    1.65
    113
    2.07
    91
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.54
    132
    5.01
    35
    50. Dengue
    1.38
    9
    0.00
    121
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    610
    17.10
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Stroke
    485
    13.60
    46,562
    22.10
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    254
    7.12
    3,182
    1.51
    4. Kidney Disease
    189
    5.30
    3,463
    1.64
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    169
    4.74
    4,792
    2.27
    6. HIV/AIDS
    148
    4.15
    50
    0.02
    7. Suicide
    128
    3.59
    2,852
    1.35
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    113
    3.17
    6,220
    2.95
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    108
    3.03
    5,216
    2.48
    10. Liver Disease
    101
    2.83
    3,210
    1.52
    11. Hypertension
    98
    2.75
    4,053
    1.92
    12. Lung Cancers
    70
    1.96
    13,627
    6.47
    13. Lung Disease
    66
    1.85
    30,364
    14.41
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    63
    1.77
    4,273
    2.03
    15. Other Injuries
    61
    1.71
    1,298
    0.62
    16. Prostate Cancer
    56
    1.57
    176
    0.08
    17. Violence
    56
    1.57
    1,108
    0.53
    18. Low Birth Weight
    50
    1.40
    1,401
    0.67
    19. Cervical Cancer
    45
    1.26
    1,139
    0.54
    20. Breast Cancer
    44
    1.23
    2,540
    1.21
    21. Lymphomas
    42
    1.18
    721
    0.34
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    42
    1.18
    604
    0.29
    23. Liver Cancer
    39
    1.09
    5,267
    2.50
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    39
    1.09
    1,282
    0.61
    25. Skin Disease
    32
    0.90
    130
    0.06
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    30
    0.84
    464
    0.22
    27. Drownings
    29
    0.81
    1,471
    0.70
    28. Pancreas Cancer
    28
    0.78
    1,654
    0.79
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    27
    0.76
    1,329
    0.63
    30. Stomach Cancer
    26
    0.73
    3,538
    1.68
    31. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25
    0.70
    566
    0.27
    32. Leukemia
    25
    0.70
    900
    0.43
    33. Birth Trauma
    23
    0.64
    836
    0.40
    34. Falls
    22
    0.62
    1,675
    0.80
    35. Oral Cancer
    21
    0.59
    531
    0.25
    36. Ovary Cancer
    18
    0.50
    606
    0.29
    37. Maternal Conditions
    17
    0.48
    277
    0.13
    38. Epilepsy
    15
    0.42
    373
    0.18
    39. Alcohol
    13
    0.36
    287
    0.14
    40. Malnutrition
    12
    0.34
    295
    0.14
    41. Fires
    12
    0.34
    302
    0.14
    42. Tuberculosis
    11
    0.31
    10,921
    5.18
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    11
    0.31
    2,467
    1.17
    44. Meningitis
    10
    0.28
    204
    0.10
    45. Bladder Cancer
    10
    0.28
    780
    0.37
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    10
    0.28
    464
    0.22
    47. Asthma
    10
    0.28
    724
    0.34
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    8
    0.22
    1,519
    0.72
    49. Dengue
    7
    0.20
    0
    0.00
    50. Skin Cancers
    7
    0.20
    215
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Suriname SURINAME   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    29.93
    36
    2.13
    177
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.42
    46
    7.13
    102
    3. Breast Cancer
    15.58
    99
    15.23
    103
    4. Lung Cancers
    14.26
    84
    46.18
    2
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.02
    49
    14.39
    36
    6. Lymphomas
    8.29
    13
    2.47
    167
    7. Liver Cancer
    7.74
    55
    17.57
    13
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.53
    18
    3.55
    128
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    5.49
    60
    5.56
    58
    10. Stomach Cancer
    5.41
    96
    11.91
    31
    11. Leukemia
    4.76
    38
    3.29
    116
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.04
    70
    1.75
    157
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.05
    92
    2.71
    70
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.65
    113
    2.07
    91
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.54
    132
    5.01
    35
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.32
    111
    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.