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Ukraine
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 Ukraine 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
Ukraine Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    66.2
    72.6
    69.3
    25
    19
    19
     
    53.8
    57.1
    55.4
    76
    77
    76
    1970
    65.8
    74.0
    69.8
    39
    21
    33
     
    59.5
    64.5
    62.0
    72
    70
    71
    1980
    64.6
    74.0
    69.2
    64
    39
    52
     
    64.6
    71.0
    67.8
    63
    63
    63
    1990
    65.6
    74.9
    70.1
    83
    51
    63
     
    66.5
    73.6
    69.9
    71
    62
    66
    2000
    62.0
    73.2
    67.5
    118
    90
    106
     
    61.1
    69.3
    65.4
    122
    115
    117
    2010
    64.7
    74.8
    69.8
    120
    96
    107
     
    65.4
    72.4
    69.0
    115
    110
    110
    2016
    67.6
    77.1
    72.5
    116
    86
    99
     
    68.2
    75.5
    71.9
    112
    100
    103
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.6
    77.1
    116
    86
    68.2
    75.5
    112
    100
    Age 5
    68.4
    77.8
    128
    91
    69.7
    76.8
    114
    100
    Age 10
    68.4
    77.9
    135
    91
    69.8
    77.0
    115
    100
    Age 15
    68.5
    77.9
    136
    91
    69.9
    77.1
    116
    99
    Age 20
    68.7
    78.0
    137
    92
    70.2
    77.3
    117
    99
    Age 25
    69.0
    78.2
    142
    93
    70.5
    77.6
    118
    99
    Age 30
    69.5
    78.3
    146
    93
    71.0
    77.9
    120
    99
    Age 35
    70.1
    78.6
    146
    93
    71.4
    78.2
    121
    95
    Age 40
    70.9
    78.9
    147
    91
    71.8
    78.5
    126
    95
    Age 45
    71.9
    79.4
    142
    89
    72.3
    78.9
    135
    97
    Age 50
    73.0
    79.9
    139
    87
    72.8
    79.3
    150
    98
    Age 55
    74.5
    80.5
    138
    85
    73.5
    79.7
    172
    99
    Age 60
    76.2
    81.2
    134
    86
    74.5
    80.5
    178
    100
    Age 65
    78.3
    82.2
    122
    90
    76.4
    81.7
    179
    97
    Age 70
    80.5
    83.4
    119
    89
    78.9
    83.1
    175
    96
    Age 75
    83.5
    85.3
    90
    87
    81.7
    84.7
    172
    100
    Age 80
    86.6
    87.4
    84
    87
    85.1
    87.0
    167
    107
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.3
    85
    97
    88.9
    90.0
    151
    107
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    328.39
    5
    120.49
    96
    2. Stroke
    87.91
    69
    167.56
    2
    3. HIV/AIDS
    25.42
    44
    0.18
    157
    4. Liver Disease
    25.29
    55
    11.17
    116
    5. Lung Cancers
    22.05
    48
    46.18
    2
    6. Breast Cancer
    20.93
    36
    15.23
    103
    7. Suicide
    18.48
    14
    10.56
    68
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    18.03
    128
    26.38
    84
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.43
    16
    14.39
    36
    10. Prostate Cancer
    14.14
    110
    2.13
    177
    11. Lung Disease
    13.20
    160
    112.26
    1
    12. Stomach Cancer
    13.05
    26
    11.91
    31
    13. Drug Use
    10.96
    1
    2.32
    32
    14. Alcohol
    9.50
    7
    1.03
    127
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.25
    161
    20.09
    118
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.87
    127
    19.91
    80
    17. Other Injuries
    8.13
    84
    5.02
    137
    18. Hypertension
    7.75
    124
    15.42
    69
    19. Tuberculosis
    7.26
    78
    38.68
    41
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.04
    57
    2.35
    166
    21. Oral Cancer
    6.30
    28
    1.75
    157
    22. Cervical Cancer
    6.27
    111
    7.13
    102
    23. Drownings
    5.85
    51
    6.30
    44
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    5.74
    125
    6.26
    118
    25. Falls
    5.72
    80
    6.48
    71
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    5.55
    59
    5.56
    58
    27. Ovary Cancer
    5.40
    52
    3.55
    128
    28. Uterin Cancer
    5.36
    12
    2.07
    91
    29. Low Birth Weight
    4.03
    127
    7.16
    91
    30. Violence
    3.91
    113
    4.33
    103
    31. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.35
    181
    11.19
    147
    32. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    156
    17.57
    13
    33. Leukemia
    3.24
    118
    3.29
    116
    34. Kidney Disease
    3.01
    181
    12.50
    110
    35. Fires
    2.96
    57
    1.19
    110
    36. Bladder Cancer
    2.95
    62
    2.71
    70
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    2.87
    56
    1.73
    127
    38. Lymphomas
    2.67
    162
    2.47
    167
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    88
    5.01
    35
    40. Poisonings
    2.00
    44
    1.85
    48
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.96
    91
    9.04
    10
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.76
    128
    4.80
    68
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    80
    0.76
    148
    44. Asthma
    1.44
    128
    2.68
    102
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.21
    133
    2.72
    97
    46. Epilepsy
    1.20
    126
    1.49
    105
    47. Birth Trauma
    1.14
    129
    4.27
    79
    48. Endocrine Disorders
    0.87
    175
    1.82
    160
    49. War
    0.81
    24
    0.97
    23
    50. Meningitis
    0.65
    123
    0.88
    104
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    304,039
    50.30
    31,886
    15.14
    2. Stroke
    79,215
    13.10
    46,562
    22.10
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    18,925
    3.13
    6,220
    2.95
    4. Lung Cancers
    16,608
    2.75
    13,627
    6.47
    5. Liver Disease
    15,429
    2.55
    3,210
    1.52
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13,990
    2.31
    4,273
    2.03
    7. HIV/AIDS
    12,760
    2.11
    50
    0.02
    8. Lung Disease
    11,492
    1.90
    30,364
    14.41
    9. Suicide
    9,952
    1.65
    2,852
    1.35
    10. Stomach Cancer
    9,888
    1.64
    3,538
    1.68
    11. Breast Cancer
    8,983
    1.49
    2,540
    1.21
    12. Hypertension
    6,911
    1.14
    4,053
    1.92
    13. Drug Use
    5,781
    0.96
    627
    0.30
    14. Alcohol
    5,447
    0.90
    287
    0.14
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,320
    0.88
    4,792
    2.27
    16. Other Injuries
    4,589
    0.76
    1,298
    0.62
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,546
    0.75
    604
    0.29
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    4,426
    0.73
    1,654
    0.79
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,412
    0.73
    5,216
    2.48
    20. Oral Cancer
    4,365
    0.72
    531
    0.25
    21. Prostate Cancer
    4,287
    0.71
    176
    0.08
    22. Tuberculosis
    4,230
    0.70
    10,921
    5.18
    23. Falls
    3,523
    0.58
    1,675
    0.80
    24. Drownings
    2,849
    0.47
    1,471
    0.70
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    2,841
    0.47
    464
    0.22
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,546
    0.42
    3,182
    1.51
    27. Cervical Cancer
    2,537
    0.42
    1,139
    0.54
    28. Bladder Cancer
    2,533
    0.42
    780
    0.37
    29. Liver Cancer
    2,473
    0.41
    5,267
    2.50
    30. Ovary Cancer
    2,426
    0.40
    606
    0.29
    31. Kidney Disease
    2,330
    0.39
    3,463
    1.64
    32. Leukemia
    2,279
    0.38
    900
    0.43
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2,173
    0.36
    357
    0.17
    34. Violence
    2,031
    0.34
    1,108
    0.53
    35. Lymphomas
    1,939
    0.32
    721
    0.34
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,890
    0.31
    1,519
    0.72
    37. Fires
    1,821
    0.30
    302
    0.14
    38. Congenital Anomalies
    1,709
    0.28
    1,282
    0.61
    39. Skin Cancers
    1,328
    0.22
    215
    0.10
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,288
    0.21
    2,467
    1.17
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,205
    0.20
    1,329
    0.63
    42. Asthma
    1,134
    0.19
    724
    0.34
    43. Poisonings
    1,131
    0.19
    482
    0.23
    44. Low Birth Weight
    1,065
    0.18
    1,401
    0.67
    45. Epilepsy
    563
    0.09
    373
    0.18
    46. Endocrine Disorders
    522
    0.09
    464
    0.22
    47. War
    372
    0.06
    250
    0.12
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    361
    0.06
    24
    0.01
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    351
    0.06
    566
    0.27
    50. Meningitis
    326
    0.05
    204
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Ukraine UKRAINE   North Korea NORTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.05
    48
    46.18
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.93
    36
    15.23
    103
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.43
    16
    14.39
    36
    4. Prostate Cancer
    14.14
    110
    2.13
    177
    5. Stomach Cancer
    13.05
    26
    11.91
    31
    6. Oral Cancer
    6.30
    28
    1.75
    157
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.27
    111
    7.13
    102
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    5.55
    59
    5.56
    58
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.40
    52
    3.55
    128
    10. Uterin Cancer
    5.36
    12
    2.07
    91
    11. Liver Cancer
    3.25
    156
    17.57
    13
    12. Leukemia
    3.24
    118
    3.29
    116
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.95
    62
    2.71
    70
    14. Lymphomas
    2.67
    162
    2.47
    167
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.62
    88
    5.01
    35
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    80
    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.