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Compare Azerbaijan and South 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    60.6
    68.2
    64.3
    53
    38
    42
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    64.3
    71.9
    68.0
    49
    39
    43
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    64.2
    71.8
    67.9
    68
    57
    62
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    62.2
    69.6
    65.8
    109
    96
    104
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    63.4
    69.8
    66.6
    112
    114
    113
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    68.2
    73.9
    71.1
    98
    102
    98
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    70.3
    75.7
    73.1
    92
    98
    96
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.3
    75.7
    92
    98
     
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    72.4
    77.9
    87
    89
     
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    72.6
    78.0
    87
    89
     
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    72.6
    78.1
    87
    89
     
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    72.8
    78.2
    88
    89
     
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    73.0
    78.3
    90
    90
     
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    73.2
    78.4
    89
    91
     
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    73.5
    78.6
    92
    94
     
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    73.9
    78.7
    94
    94
     
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    74.4
    79.0
    96
    95
     
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    75.0
    79.3
    99
    95
     
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    75.9
    79.8
    103
    97
     
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    77.2
    80.5
    107
    99
     
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    78.9
    81.5
    105
    99
     
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    80.7
    82.7
    111
    102
     
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    83.3
    84.8
    104
    99
     
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.2
    87.5
    98
    85
     
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.6
    90.5
    94
    92
     
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    295.11
    8
     
    30.76
    183
    2. Stroke
    104.44
    63
     
    34.98
    155
    3. Liver Disease
    30.08
    34
     
    8.82
    136
    4. Lung Disease
    20.61
    105
     
    10.48
    171
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.58
    76
     
    13.67
    130
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    19.02
    136
     
    19.84
    131
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    17.78
    123
     
    16.26
    132
    8. Low Birth Weight
    16.80
    37
     
    1.99
    156
    9. Stomach Cancer
    12.39
    33
     
    14.05
    25
    10. Kidney Disease
    12.08
    106
     
    8.08
    146
    11. Lung Cancers
    11.99
    96
     
    23.65
    43
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    10.21
    64
     
    1.79
    181
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.78
    129
     
    9.05
    132
    14. Breast Cancer
    9.49
    160
     
    5.89
    177
    15. Birth Trauma
    9.41
    60
     
    0.35
    174
    16. Hypertension
    6.94
    140
     
    4.32
    158
    17. Prostate Cancer
    5.54
    159
     
    5.62
    158
    18. Liver Cancer
    5.23
    94
     
    16.01
    17
    19. Other Injuries
    5.05
    144
     
    5.32
    139
    20. Endocrine Disorders
    4.78
    105
     
    1.98
    162
    21. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.72
    43
     
    2.11
    102
    22. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.68
    140
     
    11.97
    58
    23. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.26
    82
     
    1.26
    137
    24. Cervical Cancer
    4.12
    132
     
    2.70
    146
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.78
    141
     
    1.67
    177
    26. Fires
    3.55
    62
     
    0.45
    157
    27. HIV/AIDS
    3.19
    98
     
    0.20
    152
    28. Suicide
    3.16
    167
     
    24.21
    10
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.74
    82
     
    0.26
    180
    30. Leukemia
    2.67
    136
     
    2.64
    137
    31. Drownings
    2.51
    111
     
    1.06
    149
    32. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    113
     
    6.62
    44
    33. Epilepsy
    2.23
    72
     
    0.74
    165
    34. Falls
    2.21
    165
     
    3.26
    132
    35. Lymphomas
    2.18
    163
     
    3.54
    127
    36. Violence
    2.07
    141
     
    1.75
    144
    37. Ovary Cancer
    2.00
    171
     
    2.53
    161
    38. Asthma
    1.99
    117
     
    2.37
    113
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.67
    144
     
    1.50
    152
    40. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.62
    132
     
    0.76
    163
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.39
    127
     
    1.84
    97
    42. Alcohol
    1.32
    110
     
    1.17
    119
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.06
    118
     
    0.66
    147
    44. Drug Use
    1.01
    108
     
    0.21
    178
    45. Uterin Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    0.71
    171
    46. Syphilis
    0.86
    64
     
    0.04
    151
    47. Poisonings
    0.69
    102
     
    0.41
    133
    48. Meningitis
    0.63
    122
     
    0.10
    178
    49. Encephalitis
    0.62
    90
     
    0.28
    147
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.41
    117
     
    0.10
    153
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    25,042
    41.36
     
    25,047
    10.22
    2. Stroke
    8,809
    14.55
     
    28,533
    11.65
    3. Liver Disease
    2,717
    4.49
     
    6,500
    2.65
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,796
    2.97
     
    16,514
    6.74
    5. Low Birth Weight
    1,763
    2.91
     
    514
    0.21
    6. Lung Disease
    1,746
    2.88
     
    8,739
    3.57
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,599
    2.64
     
    13,250
    5.41
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,557
    2.57
     
    11,573
    4.72
    9. Lung Cancers
    1,150
    1.90
     
    19,048
    7.78
    10. Stomach Cancer
    1,116
    1.84
     
    11,054
    4.51
    11. Kidney Disease
    1,083
    1.79
     
    6,582
    2.69
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,064
    1.76
     
    590
    0.24
    13. Birth Trauma
    988
    1.63
     
    90
    0.04
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    978
    1.62
     
    6,040
    2.47
    15. Hypertension
    590
    0.97
     
    3,626
    1.48
    16. Breast Cancer
    514
    0.85
     
    2,221
    0.91
    17. Other Injuries
    495
    0.82
     
    4,183
    1.71
    18. Liver Cancer
    479
    0.79
     
    12,373
    5.05
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    477
    0.79
     
    1,458
    0.60
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    446
    0.74
     
    9,555
    3.90
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    444
    0.73
     
    1,023
    0.42
    22. Oesophagus Cancer
    431
    0.71
     
    1,686
    0.69
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    355
    0.59
     
    1,195
    0.49
    24. Fires
    353
    0.58
     
    300
    0.12
    25. HIV/AIDS
    337
    0.56
     
    134
    0.05
    26. Suicide
    319
    0.53
     
    16,078
    6.56
    27. Leukemia
    263
    0.43
     
    1,784
    0.73
    28. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    251
    0.41
     
    208
    0.08
    29. Drownings
    250
    0.41
     
    662
    0.27
    30. Epilepsy
    223
    0.37
     
    470
    0.19
    31. Cervical Cancer
    221
    0.37
     
    1,113
    0.45
    32. Lymphomas
    216
    0.36
     
    2,732
    1.12
    33. Falls
    213
    0.35
     
    2,417
    0.99
    34. Violence
    212
    0.35
     
    1,029
    0.42
    35. Pancreas Cancer
    211
    0.35
     
    5,269
    2.15
    36. Prostate Cancer
    192
    0.32
     
    1,877
    0.77
    37. Asthma
    171
    0.28
     
    1,973
    0.81
    38. Oral Cancer
    157
    0.26
     
    1,159
    0.47
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    150
    0.25
     
    624
    0.25
    40. Alcohol
    127
    0.21
     
    833
    0.34
    41. Bladder Cancer
    125
    0.21
     
    1,520
    0.62
    42. Ovary Cancer
    108
    0.18
     
    1,028
    0.42
    43. Drug Use
    102
    0.17
     
    148
    0.06
    44. Skin Cancers
    99
    0.16
     
    529
    0.22
    45. Syphilis
    89
    0.15
     
    25
    0.01
    46. Poisonings
    69
    0.11
     
    290
    0.12
    47. Meningitis
    61
    0.10
     
    60
    0.02
    48. Encephalitis
    61
    0.10
     
    158
    0.06
    49. Uterin Cancer
    46
    0.08
     
    295
    0.12
    50. Maternal Conditions
    43
    0.07
     
    55
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Azerbaijan AZERBAIJAN   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    12.39
    33
     
    14.05
    25
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.99
    96
     
    23.65
    43
    3. Breast Cancer
    9.49
    160
     
    5.89
    177
    4. Prostate Cancer
    5.54
    159
     
    5.62
    158
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.23
    94
     
    16.01
    17
    6. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.72
    43
     
    2.11
    102
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.68
    140
     
    11.97
    58
    8. Cervical Cancer
    4.12
    132
     
    2.70
    146
    9. Leukemia
    2.67
    136
     
    2.64
    137
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.37
    113
     
    6.62
    44
    11. Lymphomas
    2.18
    163
     
    3.54
    127
    12. Ovary Cancer
    2.00
    171
     
    2.53
    161
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.67
    144
     
    1.50
    152
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.39
    127
     
    1.84
    97
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.06
    118
     
    0.66
    147
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.91
    161
     
    0.71
    171
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.