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Tonga
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 Tonga 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
Tonga Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.2
    61.9
    61.5
    49
    62
    58
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    64.3
    65.8
    65.0
    50
    65
    60
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    66.5
    68.9
    67.7
    45
    75
    65
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    68.6
    71.1
    69.8
    49
    84
    68
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    69.6
    73.7
    71.6
    62
    82
    71
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    70.1
    75.7
    72.8
    86
    87
    89
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    70.5
    76.4
    73.4
    89
    92
    91
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.5
    76.4
    89
    92
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    71.6
    77.8
    97
    90
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    71.8
    78.0
    97
    90
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    71.9
    78.0
    98
    90
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    72.0
    78.1
    98
    90
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    72.2
    78.3
    100
    91
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    72.4
    78.4
    103
    92
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    72.7
    78.6
    107
    92
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    73.0
    78.9
    110
    93
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    73.4
    79.2
    116
    92
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    74.1
    79.7
    120
    92
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    75.0
    80.4
    126
    89
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    76.3
    81.3
    130
    85
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    78.2
    82.4
    129
    80
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    80.4
    84.0
    122
    79
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    83.2
    85.9
    114
    73
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.2
    95
    70
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    89.7
    91.2
    92
    63
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.03
    116
    120.49
    96
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    101.66
    6
    11.19
    147
    3. Stroke
    56.40
    115
    167.56
    2
    4. Kidney Disease
    40.63
    11
    12.50
    110
    5. Breast Cancer
    38.93
    1
    15.23
    103
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    34.77
    82
    20.09
    118
    7. Prostate Cancer
    32.36
    28
    2.13
    177
    8. Lung Disease
    31.57
    52
    112.26
    1
    9. Lung Cancers
    29.23
    17
    46.18
    2
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    28.54
    67
    26.38
    84
    11. Liver Cancer
    25.16
    6
    17.57
    13
    12. Stomach Cancer
    13.93
    21
    11.91
    31
    13. Liver Disease
    12.29
    107
    11.17
    116
    14. Asthma
    10.44
    51
    2.68
    102
    15. Lymphomas
    8.52
    11
    2.47
    167
    16. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.12
    32
    4.80
    68
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.84
    89
    6.26
    118
    18. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.45
    99
    14.39
    36
    19. Hypertension
    7.42
    134
    15.42
    69
    20. Other Injuries
    7.03
    104
    5.02
    137
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    6.93
    53
    1.82
    160
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.44
    146
    19.91
    80
    23. Low Birth Weight
    5.72
    103
    7.16
    91
    24. Skin Disease
    5.59
    17
    0.54
    146
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.34
    63
    5.56
    58
    26. Violence
    5.17
    90
    4.33
    103
    27. Hepatitis B
    5.09
    5
    0.88
    67
    28. Oral Cancer
    4.93
    44
    1.75
    157
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.81
    107
    2.35
    166
    30. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.50
    83
    2.72
    97
    31. Meningitis
    4.30
    50
    0.88
    104
    32. Drownings
    4.29
    79
    6.30
    44
    33. Suicide
    4.02
    156
    10.56
    68
    34. Leukemia
    3.96
    82
    3.29
    116
    35. Ovary Cancer
    3.96
    114
    3.55
    128
    36. Falls
    3.77
    117
    6.48
    71
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.17
    65
    9.04
    10
    38. Malnutrition
    3.06
    74
    1.34
    95
    39. Fires
    2.78
    61
    1.19
    110
    40. Appendicitis
    2.18
    24
    0.26
    116
    41. Anemia
    2.10
    12
    0.03
    123
    42. Dengue
    2.05
    4
    0.00
    121
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    66
    0.76
    148
    44. Birth Trauma
    1.76
    117
    4.27
    79
    45. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.74
    123
    5.01
    35
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    1.72
    129
    1.73
    127
    47. Cervical Cancer
    1.63
    172
    7.13
    102
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    125
    2.71
    70
    49. Maternal Conditions
    1.45
    80
    1.12
    90
    50. Poisonings
    1.39
    56
    1.85
    48
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    89
    15.19
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    82
    13.99
    3,182
    1.51
    3. Stroke
    47
    8.02
    46,562
    22.10
    4. Kidney Disease
    34
    5.80
    3,463
    1.64
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32
    5.46
    4,792
    2.27
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    27
    4.61
    6,220
    2.95
    7. Lung Disease
    26
    4.44
    30,364
    14.41
    8. Lung Cancers
    23
    3.92
    13,627
    6.47
    9. Liver Cancer
    20
    3.41
    5,267
    2.50
    10. Breast Cancer
    17
    2.90
    2,540
    1.21
    11. Stomach Cancer
    11
    1.88
    3,538
    1.68
    12. Prostate Cancer
    11
    1.88
    176
    0.08
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    11
    1.88
    1,282
    0.61
    14. Liver Disease
    10
    1.71
    3,210
    1.52
    15. Asthma
    9
    1.54
    724
    0.34
    16. Low Birth Weight
    8
    1.37
    1,401
    0.67
    17. Lymphomas
    7
    1.19
    721
    0.34
    18. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7
    1.19
    1,329
    0.63
    19. Other Injuries
    7
    1.19
    1,298
    0.62
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6
    1.02
    4,273
    2.03
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    6
    1.02
    464
    0.22
    22. Hypertension
    6
    1.02
    4,053
    1.92
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    6
    1.02
    5,216
    2.48
    24. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5
    0.85
    566
    0.27
    25. Meningitis
    5
    0.85
    204
    0.10
    26. Skin Disease
    5
    0.85
    130
    0.06
    27. Violence
    5
    0.85
    1,108
    0.53
    28. Hepatitis B
    4
    0.68
    251
    0.12
    29. Oral Cancer
    4
    0.68
    531
    0.25
    30. Pancreas Cancer
    4
    0.68
    1,654
    0.79
    31. Leukemia
    4
    0.68
    900
    0.43
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    4
    0.68
    604
    0.29
    33. Falls
    4
    0.68
    1,675
    0.80
    34. Drownings
    4
    0.68
    1,471
    0.70
    35. Suicide
    4
    0.68
    2,852
    1.35
    36. Birth Trauma
    3
    0.51
    836
    0.40
    37. Malnutrition
    3
    0.51
    295
    0.14
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3
    0.51
    2,467
    1.17
    39. Fires
    3
    0.51
    302
    0.14
    40. Dengue
    2
    0.34
    0
    0.00
    41. Anemia
    2
    0.34
    7
    0.00
    42. Skin Cancers
    2
    0.34
    215
    0.10
    43. Ovary Cancer
    2
    0.34
    606
    0.29
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    2
    0.34
    464
    0.22
    45. Appendicitis
    2
    0.34
    69
    0.03
    46. Tuberculosis
    1
    0.17
    10,921
    5.18
    47. Maternal Conditions
    1
    0.17
    277
    0.13
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    1
    0.17
    1,519
    0.72
    49. Cervical Cancer
    1
    0.17
    1,139
    0.54
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1
    0.17
    357
    0.17
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Tonga TONGA   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    38.93
    1
    15.23
    103
    2. Prostate Cancer
    32.36
    28
    2.13
    177
    3. Lung Cancers
    29.23
    17
    46.18
    2
    4. Liver Cancer
    25.16
    6
    17.57
    13
    5. Stomach Cancer
    13.93
    21
    11.91
    31
    6. Lymphomas
    8.52
    11
    2.47
    167
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.45
    99
    14.39
    36
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.34
    63
    5.56
    58
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.93
    44
    1.75
    157
    10. Leukemia
    3.96
    82
    3.29
    116
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.96
    114
    3.55
    128
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    66
    0.76
    148
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.74
    123
    5.01
    35
    14. Cervical Cancer
    1.63
    172
    7.13
    102
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.57
    125
    2.71
    70
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.22
    145
    2.07
    91
    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.