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Tajikistan
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Tajikistan 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
Tajikistan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    54.0
    58.9
    56.4
    74
    69
    72
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    57.8
    62.6
    60.1
    82
    78
    81
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    59.9
    64.9
    62.3
    94
    90
    92
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    60.9
    66.1
    63.4
    115
    113
    114
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    60.3
    67.6
    63.7
    125
    120
    123
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    63.8
    71.4
    67.3
    126
    115
    123
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    68.7
    73.0
    70.8
    107
    116
    113
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    68.7
    73.0
    107
    116
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    72.0
    75.9
    93
    112
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    72.3
    76.1
    92
    112
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    72.3
    76.1
    93
    112
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    72.4
    76.2
    93
    112
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    72.6
    76.3
    97
    112
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    72.8
    76.5
    98
    112
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    73.1
    76.7
    100
    112
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    73.5
    76.9
    101
    113
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    73.9
    77.2
    105
    113
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    74.6
    77.6
    109
    113
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    75.4
    78.1
    117
    119
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    76.6
    78.9
    122
    121
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    77.9
    79.9
    136
    128
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    80.5
    82.1
    120
    119
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    82.8
    84.1
    125
    116
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    85.7
    87.6
    126
    82
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    89.4
    90.8
    109
    75
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    292.26
    11
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    142.51
    10
    167.56
    2
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    39.28
    80
    20.09
    118
    4. Lung Disease
    37.07
    34
    112.26
    1
    5. Liver Disease
    25.08
    56
    11.17
    116
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    21.83
    109
    26.38
    84
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.14
    74
    19.91
    80
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.76
    125
    11.19
    147
    9. Stomach Cancer
    17.63
    5
    11.91
    31
    10. Hypertension
    15.78
    67
    15.42
    69
    11. Low Birth Weight
    13.06
    52
    7.16
    91
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.36
    8
    5.01
    35
    13. Birth Trauma
    10.61
    53
    4.27
    79
    14. Kidney Disease
    9.58
    138
    12.50
    110
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    8.47
    72
    6.26
    118
    16. Tuberculosis
    8.43
    75
    38.68
    41
    17. HIV/AIDS
    8.19
    75
    0.18
    157
    18. Breast Cancer
    8.16
    170
    15.23
    103
    19. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7.86
    72
    2.72
    97
    20. Lung Cancers
    6.98
    123
    46.18
    2
    21. Liver Cancer
    6.41
    73
    17.57
    13
    22. Drownings
    5.70
    55
    6.30
    44
    23. Other Injuries
    5.19
    132
    5.02
    137
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4.68
    129
    7.13
    102
    25. Lymphomas
    4.26
    122
    2.47
    167
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.05
    51
    9.04
    10
    27. Uterin Cancer
    3.91
    31
    2.07
    91
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.67
    161
    14.39
    36
    29. Falls
    3.64
    123
    6.48
    71
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.60
    140
    2.35
    166
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.53
    82
    4.80
    68
    32. Suicide
    3.34
    165
    10.56
    68
    33. Asthma
    3.27
    99
    2.68
    102
    34. Meningitis
    3.22
    58
    0.88
    104
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    3.16
    43
    1.73
    127
    36. Fires
    3.09
    56
    1.19
    110
    37. Epilepsy
    2.90
    40
    1.49
    105
    38. Oral Cancer
    2.58
    110
    1.75
    157
    39. Other Neoplasms
    2.38
    105
    1.12
    155
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    2.05
    130
    5.56
    58
    41. Prostate Cancer
    1.90
    179
    2.13
    177
    42. Drug Use
    1.87
    47
    2.32
    32
    43. Ovary Cancer
    1.81
    172
    3.55
    128
    44. Leukemia
    1.77
    158
    3.29
    116
    45. Alcohol
    1.65
    93
    1.03
    127
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.60
    120
    2.71
    70
    47. Violence
    1.54
    143
    4.33
    103
    48. Malnutrition
    1.21
    99
    1.34
    95
    49. Poisonings
    1.12
    65
    1.85
    48
    50. Endocrine Disorders
    1.09
    170
    1.82
    160
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    12,012
    28.30
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Stroke
    5,843
    13.77
    46,562
    22.10
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,167
    7.46
    4,792
    2.27
    4. Low Birth Weight
    1,751
    4.13
    1,401
    0.67
    5. Lung Disease
    1,550
    3.65
    30,364
    14.41
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,486
    3.50
    5,216
    2.48
    7. Birth Trauma
    1,422
    3.35
    836
    0.40
    8. Liver Disease
    1,212
    2.86
    3,210
    1.52
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    1,117
    2.63
    1,282
    0.61
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    871
    2.05
    6,220
    2.95
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    860
    2.03
    566
    0.27
    12. Stomach Cancer
    836
    1.97
    3,538
    1.68
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    809
    1.91
    3,182
    1.51
    14. Hypertension
    651
    1.53
    4,053
    1.92
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    580
    1.37
    1,519
    0.72
    16. HIV/AIDS
    573
    1.35
    50
    0.02
    17. Drownings
    531
    1.25
    1,471
    0.70
    18. Tuberculosis
    520
    1.23
    10,921
    5.18
    19. Kidney Disease
    489
    1.15
    3,463
    1.64
    20. Other Injuries
    444
    1.05
    1,298
    0.62
    21. Lung Cancers
    370
    0.87
    13,627
    6.47
    22. Lymphomas
    321
    0.76
    721
    0.34
    23. Other Neoplasms
    315
    0.74
    325
    0.15
    24. Liver Cancer
    306
    0.72
    5,267
    2.50
    25. Meningitis
    302
    0.71
    204
    0.10
    26. Falls
    269
    0.63
    1,675
    0.80
    27. Fires
    258
    0.61
    302
    0.14
    28. Breast Cancer
    237
    0.56
    2,540
    1.21
    29. Epilepsy
    231
    0.54
    373
    0.18
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    222
    0.52
    2,467
    1.17
    31. Suicide
    218
    0.51
    2,852
    1.35
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    201
    0.47
    4,273
    2.03
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    187
    0.44
    604
    0.29
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    173
    0.41
    1,329
    0.63
    35. Leukemia
    157
    0.37
    900
    0.43
    36. Asthma
    145
    0.34
    724
    0.34
    37. Malnutrition
    144
    0.34
    295
    0.14
    38. Cervical Cancer
    144
    0.34
    1,139
    0.54
    39. Oral Cancer
    138
    0.33
    531
    0.25
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    123
    0.29
    464
    0.22
    41. Violence
    117
    0.28
    1,108
    0.53
    42. Uterin Cancer
    114
    0.27
    357
    0.17
    43. Drug Use
    111
    0.26
    627
    0.30
    44. Poisonings
    103
    0.24
    482
    0.23
    45. Alcohol
    95
    0.22
    287
    0.14
    46. Pancreas Cancer
    94
    0.22
    1,654
    0.79
    47. Endocrine Disorders
    86
    0.20
    464
    0.22
    48. Encephalitis
    82
    0.19
    152
    0.07
    49. Bladder Cancer
    71
    0.17
    780
    0.37
    50. Maternal Conditions
    62
    0.15
    277
    0.13
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tajikistan TAJIKISTAN   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    17.63
    5
    11.91
    31
    2. Oesophagus Cancer
    12.36
    8
    5.01
    35
    3. Breast Cancer
    8.16
    170
    15.23
    103
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.98
    123
    46.18
    2
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.41
    73
    17.57
    13
    6. Cervical Cancer
    4.68
    129
    7.13
    102
    7. Lymphomas
    4.26
    122
    2.47
    167
    8. Uterin Cancer
    3.91
    31
    2.07
    91
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.67
    161
    14.39
    36
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.58
    110
    1.75
    157
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.05
    130
    5.56
    58
    12. Prostate Cancer
    1.90
    179
    2.13
    177
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.81
    172
    3.55
    128
    14. Leukemia
    1.77
    158
    3.29
    116
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.60
    120
    2.71
    70
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.06
    129
    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.