Democratic People's Republic of Korea


Democratic People's Republic of Korea
This map is an approximation of actual country borders.


Total population (2015) 25,155,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 0) not available
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2015) 67/74
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 0) not available
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2015) 174/104
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 0) not available
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (0) not available
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The WHO Representative
Fernando, Dr Thushara E. I.

14 Munsudong Taedonggang District Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Telephone: +850 2381 7913
Facsimile: +850 2381 7916

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

WHO collaboration

Country cooperation strategy available in

Country cooperation strategy brief available in