Health Profile, Life Expectancy for North Korea

Health Profile, Life Expectancy for North Korea
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017; Health Profile for North Korea, life expectancy by history and age, demographic summary, health risks, cancer rank by type, world rankings, population dynamics, Causes of death in North Korea, death rates in North Korea.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 25,248,140 51
Sex ratio m / f 0.94 167
Population 0-14 20.8% 129
Population 15-64 69.6% 30
Population 65 + 9.6% 68
Birth rate / 1000 14.60 123
Death rate / 1000 9.30 58
Fertility rate 1.95 117
Infant mortality 22.10 73
Sex ratio at birth m / f 1.05 74
Sex ratio under 15 m / f 1.04 125
Sex ratio 15-64 m / f 0.99 110
Sex ratio 65 + m / f 0.52 187
Net migration 0.00 66
Population growth 0.50% 137
Literacy total 100.0% 2
Literacy male 100.0% 2
Literacy female 100.0% 2
Unemployment 25.6% 21
Life expectancy / birth 71.9 103
Healthy life expectancy 64.6 95
Gdp per capita usd $1,700 180

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 3.9 122
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent N/D N/D N/D / N/D
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 6.1 7.3 134 / 176
Total World Rank
Happiness Score N/D N/D

Life Expectancy History North Korea

POOR GOOD
Male Female All M F All
1960 53.8 57.1 55.4 76 77 76
1970 59.5 64.5 62.0 72 70 71
1980 64.6 71.0 67.8 63 63 63
1990 66.5 73.6 69.9 71 62 66
2000 61.1 69.3 65.4 122 115 117
2010 65.4 72.4 69.0 115 110 110
2016 68.2 75.5 71.9 112 100 103

Life Expectancy By Age North Korea

POOR GOOD
Male Female M F
At Birth 68.2 75.5 112 100
Age 5 69.7 76.8 114 100
Age 10 69.8 77.0 115 100
Age 15 69.9 77.1 116 99
Age 20 70.2 77.3 117 99
Age 25 70.5 77.6 118 99
Age 30 71.0 77.9 120 99
Age 35 71.4 78.2 121 95
Age 40 71.8 78.5 126 95
Age 45 72.3 78.9 135 97
Age 50 72.8 79.3 150 98
Age 55 73.5 79.7 172 99
Age 60 74.5 80.5 178 100
Age 65 76.4 81.7 179 97
Age 70 78.9 83.1 175 96
Age 75 81.7 84.7 172 100
Age 80 85.1 87.0 167 107
Age 85 88.9 90.0 151 107

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Stroke 177.55 4
Coronary Heart Disease 109.84 103
Lung Disease 100.37 3
Tuberculosis 57.08 28
Lung Cancers 48.65 2

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Lung Cancers 48.65 2
Liver Cancer 18.14 12
Breast Cancer 15.72 104
Colon-Rectum Cancers 14.76 38

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.