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Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Mode of Transport
Air Transportation 460 Number in 2018 WB
Health Communicable Diseases
Haemophilus influenzae Age 1 Immunization 1 timeseries
Diphteria 6 timeseries
Hepatitis B 5 timeseries
Hepatitis C Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
HIV Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Leprosy 4 timeseries
Measles 10 timeseries
Meningitis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Mumps Cases 1 timeseries
Poliomyelitis 2 timeseries
Rabies Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Respiratory diseases 9.12 per 100000 population in 2012 WHO
Rubella Cases 1 timeseries
STDs Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Trachoma Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Tuberculosis 8 timeseries
Whooping cough 4 timeseries
Yellow fever Cases 1 timeseries
Health Non-communicable Diseases (per 100000 population in 2012)
Alzheimer Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Appendicitis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Asthma Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Birth Asphyxia Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Cancer 37 timeseries
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Cirrhosis of the liver Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Cleft lip and cleft palate Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Congenital anomalies Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Dengue Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Diabetes 4 timeseries
Diarrhoeal diseases Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Digestive diseases 17.94 WHO
Down's syndrome Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Encephalitis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Epilepsy Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Genitourinary diseases 3.84 WHO
Gynecological Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Heart diseases Mortality Rate 6 timeseries
Kidney Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Leishmaniasis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Lymphatic filariasis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Malaria 5 timeseries
Mental and behavioral disorders Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Muskuloskeletal Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Neural tube Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Parkinson Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Prostate Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Sclerosis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Sepsis Mortality Rate Neonatal 3 timeseries
Tetanus Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Trypanosomiasis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Ulcer Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Urolithiasis Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Water
Dam Capacity 13.57 km3 in 2015 FAO
Drinking water Usage 7 timeseries
Sanitation 92.23 highest = best in 2018 SPI + 1 other
Usage 19 timeseries
Water Supplies Usage 9 timeseries
Water Facility Quality
Basic 10 timeseries
Improved 13 timeseries
Unimproved 0.38 % in 2015 WHO
National Accounts
GDP Per Capita 1 timeseries
Gross National Income 1,875.09B LCU in 2017 UNSD
Gross Value Added 3 timeseries
National Accounts Gross Savings
Adjusted Savings 159,705,177.51 current US$ in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure
Final Consumption Expenditure 105.27 % of GDP in 2017 UNSD
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade (million US dollars in 2018)
Imports 2,590 UNCTAD
Exports 300 UNCTAD
Goods 3 timeseries
Fertility Indicators
Adolescent Fertility Rate 1 timeseries
Births 1,052.94 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Completeness of Birth Registration 100 % in 2009 WB
Crude Birth Rate 9.08 per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Fertility Rate 1.91 births per woman in 2017 WB
Mean Age of Childbearing 30.29 years in 2100 UNDESA
Reproduction 0.84 surviving daughters per woman in 2100 UNDESA
Demographics
Age Population 1 timeseries
Migration -10.16 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Mortality Indicators Adult 3 timeseries
Population 25,610.67 thousands in 2018 UNCTAD + 3 others
Demographics Age
Adolescent 8 timeseries
Adult 24 timeseries
Children 11 % in 2010 WHO
Dependency Ratio 41.92 % in 2018 WB
Infant 4.21 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA
Old 12 timeseries
Youth 22 timeseries
Demographics Age Dependency Ratio (% in 2018)
Child Dependency Ratio 28.67 WB
Old-Age Dependency Ratio 13.25 WB
Demographics Population
Density Population 2 timeseries
Natural Change -3.85 per 1000 population in 2100 UNDESA
Land Use Land Use Type
Agricultural Area 2 timeseries
Arable 0.09 hectares/person in 2016 WB
Country Area 1 timeseries
Cropland Area 1 timeseries
Forest Area 1 timeseries
Land Area 2 timeseries
Marine Area Protected 1 timeseries
Agriculture
Agricultural Products 6 timeseries
Crops Production 4 timeseries
Livestock 6 timeseries
Water Resources 77.15 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Animal Hair
Hair Waste Animal Wool Imports 22 tonnes in 2015 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Oil Imports Oil (tonnes)
Boiled 23 in 2015 FAO
Virgin Olives 2 timeseries
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products
Butter Imports 2 timeseries
Buttermilk Imports 2 timeseries
Cheese 6 timeseries
Cheese and Curd 4 timeseries
Cream Fresh Imports 2 timeseries
Milk 35,671 Head in 2017 FAO
Milk Equivalent 4 timeseries
Whey Dried Imports 2 timeseries
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products Whey
Whey Concentrate Imports 74 tonnes in 2016 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Fat
Lard Imports 0 tonnes in 2013 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Margarine
Margrine Short Imports 245 tonnes in 2016 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Offals
Liver Ducks and Geese Imports 0 tonnes in 2016 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Pastry
Wafers Imports 851 tonnes in 2016 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources
External 0 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Ground Water 13 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Internal 13 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Precipitation 1,054 mm/year in 2017 FAO
Pressure on Water Resources 11.22 % in 2005 FAO + 1 other
Surface Water Resources 76.15 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Pressure on Water Resources
Water Withdrawal 6.61 10^9 m3/year in 2005 FAO
Economic Activity Industry and Construction Industry
Mining Gross Value Added Growth 36.86 % of GDP in 2017 UNSD
Economic Activity Services Transportation and Warehousing
Transportation CO2 Emissions 3.54 % in 2014 WB
Commodities Natural resources Metals Steel
Apparent steel use 1,441 thousand tonnes in 2017 World Steel Association
Finished steel products Apparent steel use 2 timeseries
Semi-finished and Finished Steel Products 2 timeseries
Commodities Natural resources Metals Iron (thousand tonnes)
Direct reduced Exports Imports Iron 1 timeseries
Iron Ore 1,659 in 2017 World Steel Association
Commodities Natural resources Metals Extraction Type Copper Production (tonnes (metric) in 2017)
Refining 15,000 BGS
Smelting 10,000 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Minerals
Barytes Production 70,000 tonnes (metric) in 2002 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Electricity Generation (% in 2015)
Oil 5.92 WB
Gas 0 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Solid Fuels
Coal Electricity Generation 21.29 % in 2015 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Production (Thousand Barrels Per Day)
Refinery Processing Gain 0.14 on Jun 2019 EIA
Crude Oil and Lease Condensate 0 on Dec 2018 EIA
Natural Gas Plant Liquids 0 on Dec 2018 EIA
Other Liquids 0 on Dec 2018 EIA
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Other Liquids Production (Thousand Barrels Per Day)
Petroleum and Other Liquids 0.14 on Jun 2019 EIA
Crude Oil, NGPL and Other Liquids 0 on Dec 2018 EIA
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Petroleum Products Price (US$/liter in 2016)
Diesel 0.73 WB
Gasoline 0.58 WB
Agriculture Indicators
Area 43 timeseries
Area Equipped for Full Control Irrigation 1,460 1000 ha in 1995 FAO
Area Equipped for Irrigation 1,460 1000 ha in 1995 FAO
Consumption Tomatoes 1 timeseries
Laying Eggs 2 timeseries
Production 210 timeseries
Seed 20 timeseries
Slaughtered 13 timeseries
Stocks 11 timeseries
Water Management 1,460 1000 ha in 1995 FAO
Yield 66 timeseries
National Defense
National Defense Military 2 timeseries
Armed forces 9.01 % in 2017 WB
Military 3 timeseries
Health Indicators Mortality Rate
Mortality Rate 8.97 per 1,000 people in 2017 WB
Conditions Mortality Rate 9 timeseries
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Maternity (% in 2009)
Assisted by medical professionals Births 1 timeseries
Prenatal care 100 WB
Species Threatened (Number in 2018)
Bird 29 WB
Fish 20 WB
Plant 17 WB
Mammal 10 WB
Health Indicators
Cases 11 timeseries
Deaths 1,496.24 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Disease Prevention 79.8 % in 2009 WB
Healthy Life Expectancy 62 Year in 2012 WHO
Incidence 4 timeseries
Prevalence 31.3 % in 2016 WB
Years of life lost by broader causes 3 timeseries
Air Pollution Ozone-Depleting Substances Consumption (ODP Metric Tons in 2014)
HCFC 79.37 UNEP
CFC 0 UNEP
Methyl Bromide 0 UNEP
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases
CH4 Emissions 5 timeseries
CO2 11,052 Thousand metric tons of carbon in 2014 CDIAC
HFC Emissions 1 timeseries
N2O Emissions 4 timeseries
PFC Emissions 1 timeseries
SF6 Emissions 1 timeseries
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases CO2 CO2 Emissions (% in 2014)
Solid 84.7 WB
Liquid 6.44 WB
Mortality Indicators
Mortality Indicators Adult 3 timeseries
Children Deaths 877 cases in 2010 IHME
Children Mortality Rate 5.58 deaths under age five per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Crude Death Rate 12.99 deaths per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA
Deaths Violence 6 timeseries
Infant Mortality Rate 4.18 per 1,000 live births in 2099 UNDESA + 2 others
Life Expectancy 84.53 years in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Maternal Deaths 185 Number in 2011 IHME + 1 other
Mortality Rate 2 timeseries
Neonatal Deaths 3,427 Number in 2018 WB + 1 other
Neonatal Mortality Rate 9.7 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB + 2 others
Post Neonatal Deaths 3,247 cases in 2010 IHME
Post Neonatal Mortality Rate 9.91 per 1000 births in 2010 IHME
Risk of mortality 2 timeseries
Survival 68 timeseries
Under-5 Deaths 6,415 Number in 2018 WB + 1 other
Mortality Indicators Children Mortality Rate Children Mortality Rate (per 1000 births in 2010)
Upper Bound 61.46 IHME
Lower Bound 18.13 IHME
World Rankings
Civil Liabilities 7 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Corruption Perceptions Index 14 score, 100="Very Clean" in 2018 TI
Freedom 3 Score, 0=Least Free, 100=Most Free in 2018 FH
Global Peace Index 2.95 Score, Lowest = Best in 2018 IEP
Political Rights 7 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Press Freedom Index 88.87 Score, 0=Complete Freedom, 100=No Freedom at all in 2018 RSF
Education Indicators
Completion Rate Primary Education 3 timeseries
Duration 4 timeseries
Enrollment Rate 18 timeseries
Intake Rate Primary Education 6 timeseries
Literacy 7 timeseries
Not in Education 9 timeseries
Pupil–Teacher Ratio 5 timeseries
School Life Expectancy 10.96 years in 2015 WB
Starting Age 2 timeseries
Education Type
Compulsory Education Duration 11 years in 2018 WB
Wool Type Animal Wool Imports (tonnes)
Greasy 1 in 2016 FAO
Degreased 0 in 2013 FAO
Crime
Violence 9,084.1 Millions, PPP in 2018 IEP
Crime Violence
Economic cost of violence 12 Rank 1 = Best in 2018 IEP
Energy Renewable electricity Generation
Hydroelectricity 72.8 % in 2015 WB
Non-Hydro Renewable Electricity 0 kWh in 2015 WB
Energy Electricity
Electrification Rate 43.87 % in 2017 WB + 2 others
Labor
Employment 9 timeseries
Employment Rate 77.91 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force 16,426,785 Number in 2018 WB
Labor Force Participation Rate 9 timeseries
Unemployment 3.3 % in 2018 WB
Foreign Trade (tonnes in 2016)
Exports 26 FAO
Imports 0 FAO
Gender
Female 13.81 per 100000 population in 2012 WHO
Feminity Ratio 100.81 females per 100 males in 2100 UNDESA
Male 18.11 per 100000 population in 2012 WHO
Sex Ratio 99.2 males per 100 females in 2100 UNDESA
Sex Ratio at Birth 1.05 male births per female births in 2100 UNDESA
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account
Foreign Direct Investment Inward 51,973,000 current US$ in 2018 WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account Foreign Direct Investment
Inward Foreign Direct Investment 51,973,000 current US$ in 2018 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance
Grants 61,960,000 current US$ in 2017 WB
Health Facilities
Hospital beds Per Capita 13.2 per 1,000 people in 2012 WB
Telecommunication Internet
Individuals using Internet 1 timeseries
Secure Internet Servers 1 Number in 2017 WB
Intensity
Intensity CO2 3.4 kg per kg of oil equivalent energy use in 2014 WB
Education Level
Pre-primary Education Duration 2 years in 2018 WB
Education Level Intermediate Education Secondary Education
Upper Secondary Education Pupil–Teacher Ratio 15.79 ratio in 2018 WB
Nutrition
Malnutrition 4 timeseries
Nutritional deficiencies 343 kilocalories per person per day in 2016 WB
Poisonings Mortality Rate 3 timeseries
Maternal Mortality
Maternal mortality ratio 89 per 100,000 live births in 2017 WB + 1 other
Official Development Assistance
Net Official Development Assistance 121,500,000 constant 2014 US$ in 2017 WB
Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid 121,500,000 constant 2013 US$ in 2017 WB
Health Personnel (per 1,000 people in 2017)
Nursing and midwifery personnel 4.44 WB
Physicians 3.67 WB
Transportation Industry Indicators
Passengers Air Transportation 103,560 Number in 2018 WB
Research and Development (Number)
Trademark Applications 985 in 2016 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 43.8 in 2016 WB
Patent Applications 27 in 2012 WB
Infrastructure
Rail lines 5,214 km in 1999 WB
Residence (numbers in 2018)
Urban 15,815,082 WB
Rural 9,734,737 WB
Asia (Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar in 2018)
Japan 39,313.41 IMF + 11 others
Republic of Korea 36,756.43 IMF + 10 others
Kazakhstan 24,488.96 IMF + 8 others
Maldives 19,342.33 IMF + 8 others
Turkmenistan 17,357.71 IMF + 6 others
China 16,097.76 IMF + 7 others
Azerbaijan 16,067.62 IMF + 8 others
Mongolia 11,952.6 IMF + 8 others
Sri Lanka 11,908.97 IMF + 8 others
Georgia 10,209.38 IMF + 8 others
Armenia 9,045.5 IMF + 8 others
Bhutan 8,479.76 IMF + 7 others
India 6,998.93 IMF + 8 others
Uzbekistan 6,813.8 IMF + 7 others
Pakistan 5,048.72 IMF + 6 others
Bangladesh 4,106.52 IMF + 6 others
Kyrgyzstan 3,416.55 IMF + 8 others
Tajikistan 3,036.28 IMF + 8 others
Nepal 2,582.12 IMF + 6 others
Afghanistan 1,792.81 IMF + 6 others
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 6.52 % of female population WB + 3 others
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