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Barbados
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Barbados 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.

South 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
Barbados Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    62.2
    67.0
    64.5
    42
    42
    40
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    66.2
    71.2
    68.7
    33
    41
    39
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    69.6
    74.7
    72.1
    24
    31
    28
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    72.0
    77.1
    74.5
    26
    29
    29
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    70.9
    75.5
    73.3
    47
    60
    47
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    72.3
    77.1
    74.7
    57
    69
    59
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    73.1
    78.0
    75.6
    65
    77
    67
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.1
    78.0
    65
    77
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    74.0
    78.9
    66
    78
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    74.1
    79.0
    67
    78
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    74.2
    79.0
    68
    80
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    74.4
    79.1
    68
    80
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    74.6
    79.2
    69
    80
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    74.8
    79.4
    71
    80
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.5
    79
    80
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    75.4
    79.7
    78
    77
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    75.8
    80.0
    79
    78
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    76.3
    80.4
    82
    80
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    77.0
    80.8
    82
    81
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    78.1
    81.5
    82
    82
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    79.4
    82.3
    88
    86
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.5
    94
    87
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.2
    102
    90
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.0
    87.4
    110
    91
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.3
    119
    96
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    76.51
    3
    6.44
    157
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    67.95
    153
    30.29
    183
    3. Stroke
    62.40
    109
    32.37
    149
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    53.34
    36
    13.90
    140
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    51.44
    65
    21.00
    114
    6. Breast Cancer
    32.21
    3
    6.11
    175
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    23.22
    4
    11.46
    63
    8. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17.71
    130
    13.96
    142
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    16.89
    10
    1.92
    159
    10. Other Injuries
    14.37
    28
    5.13
    135
    11. Kidney Disease
    13.06
    106
    8.06
    149
    12. Hypertension
    12.99
    85
    4.01
    159
    13. HIV/AIDS
    12.40
    68
    0.17
    160
    14. Lymphomas
    10.66
    1
    3.62
    138
    15. Lung Disease
    10.42
    172
    11.73
    167
    16. Violence
    9.16
    57
    1.03
    159
    17. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    105
    22.91
    45
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.53
    37
    1.74
    176
    19. Cervical Cancer
    8.45
    88
    2.63
    149
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    8.28
    76
    1.96
    181
    21. Uterin Cancer
    8.08
    1
    0.71
    177
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    7.99
    22
    6.75
    42
    23. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.77
    137
    7.98
    133
    24. Leukemia
    6.32
    8
    2.61
    143
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    92
    12.27
    28
    26. Encephalitis
    5.43
    3
    0.92
    79
    27. Liver Disease
    5.38
    167
    8.32
    141
    28. Other Neoplasms
    5.24
    21
    1.83
    129
    29. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    63
    2.59
    163
    30. Oral Cancer
    3.81
    76
    1.54
    169
    31. Low Birth Weight
    3.44
    139
    1.70
    157
    32. Asthma
    3.32
    98
    2.38
    111
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    3.04
    44
    4.80
    2
    34. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    165
    15.15
    19
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.87
    90
    0.37
    171
    36. Skin Disease
    2.79
    75
    0.62
    139
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.64
    99
    0.68
    169
    38. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    2.58
    2
    0.09
    46
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    105
    2.03
    113
    40. Epilepsy
    2.16
    64
    0.75
    162
    41. Anemia
    1.87
    14
    0.31
    45
    42. Bladder Cancer
    1.66
    114
    1.81
    105
    43. Falls
    1.44
    176
    3.15
    137
    44. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.30
    128
    0.98
    139
    45. Meningitis
    1.01
    94
    0.10
    180
    46. Alcohol
    1.00
    129
    1.17
    121
    47. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.84
    12
    0.22
    110
    48. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    156
    0.69
    154
    49. Tuberculosis
    0.54
    146
    3.40
    100
    50. Suicide
    0.44
    183
    20.20
    10
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    361
    13.11
    26,172
    10.56
    2. Stroke
    334
    12.13
    27,962
    11.29
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    286
    10.38
    11,986
    4.84
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    276
    10.02
    18,632
    7.52
    5. Prostate Cancer
    165
    5.99
    2,020
    0.82
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    115
    4.18
    9,651
    3.89
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    104
    3.78
    12,661
    5.11
    8. Breast Cancer
    86
    3.12
    2,441
    0.99
    9. Endocrine Disorders
    85
    3.09
    1,492
    0.60
    10. Hypertension
    71
    2.58
    3,604
    1.45
    11. Other Injuries
    69
    2.51
    4,269
    1.72
    12. Kidney Disease
    64
    2.32
    6,964
    2.81
    13. Lung Disease
    57
    2.07
    10,362
    4.18
    14. Lymphomas
    49
    1.78
    2,930
    1.18
    15. Lung Cancers
    43
    1.56
    19,345
    7.81
    16. HIV/AIDS
    38
    1.38
    121
    0.05
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    38
    1.38
    5,648
    2.28
    18. Inflammatory/Heart
    38
    1.38
    1,317
    0.53
    19. Violence
    29
    1.05
    641
    0.26
    20. Stomach Cancer
    28
    1.02
    10,183
    4.11
    21. Leukemia
    27
    0.98
    1,843
    0.74
    22. Encephalitis
    25
    0.91
    758
    0.31
    23. Other Neoplasms
    25
    0.91
    1,507
    0.61
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    25
    0.91
    5,479
    2.21
    25. Cervical Cancer
    24
    0.87
    1,137
    0.46
    26. Liver Disease
    24
    0.87
    6,513
    2.63
    27. Uterin Cancer
    22
    0.80
    306
    0.12
    28. Congenital Anomalies
    21
    0.76
    624
    0.25
    29. Oral Cancer
    18
    0.65
    1,243
    0.50
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    16
    0.58
    4,251
    1.72
    31. Asthma
    16
    0.58
    2,116
    0.85
    32. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    15
    0.54
    79
    0.03
    33. Skin Disease
    15
    0.54
    539
    0.22
    34. Liver Cancer
    14
    0.51
    12,384
    5.00
    35. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.51
    1,114
    0.45
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    14
    0.51
    589
    0.24
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    11
    0.40
    1,691
    0.68
    38. Anemia
    10
    0.36
    275
    0.11
    39. Bladder Cancer
    9
    0.33
    1,577
    0.64
    40. Epilepsy
    9
    0.33
    491
    0.20
    41. Low Birth Weight
    7
    0.25
    428
    0.17
    42. Falls
    7
    0.25
    2,468
    1.00
    43. Diarrhoeal diseases
    6
    0.22
    837
    0.34
    44. Birth Trauma
    6
    0.22
    94
    0.04
    45. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    5
    0.18
    189
    0.08
    46. Meningitis
    4
    0.15
    61
    0.02
    47. Skin Cancers
    4
    0.15
    580
    0.23
    48. Alcohol
    4
    0.15
    875
    0.35
    49. Tuberculosis
    2
    0.07
    2,897
    1.17
    50. Hepatitis B
    2
    0.07
    778
    0.31
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Barbados BARBADOS   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    76.51
    3
    6.44
    157
    2. Breast Cancer
    32.21
    3
    6.11
    175
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    23.22
    4
    11.46
    63
    4. Lymphomas
    10.66
    1
    3.62
    138
    5. Lung Cancers
    8.91
    105
    22.91
    45
    6. Cervical Cancer
    8.45
    88
    2.63
    149
    7. Uterin Cancer
    8.08
    1
    0.71
    177
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    7.99
    22
    6.75
    42
    9. Leukemia
    6.32
    8
    2.61
    143
    10. Stomach Cancer
    5.55
    92
    12.27
    28
    11. Ovary Cancer
    5.20
    63
    2.59
    163
    12. Oral Cancer
    3.81
    76
    1.54
    169
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.97
    165
    15.15
    19
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.20
    105
    2.03
    113
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.66
    114
    1.81
    105
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.66
    156
    0.69
    154
    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.