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Brunei
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Brunei 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
Brunei Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.9
    62.9
    62.4
    45
    56
    52
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    65.8
    68.4
    67.0
    40
    54
    49
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    69.3
    72.7
    71.0
    28
    51
    33
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    72.1
    76.4
    74.2
    23
    35
    31
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    73.1
    76.0
    74.4
    35
    50
    41
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    75.5
    78.3
    76.9
    36
    47
    35
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    75.3
    77.6
    76.4
    39
    81
    50
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.3
    77.6
    39
    81
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    76.1
    78.2
    42
    83
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    76.1
    78.4
    42
    83
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    76.2
    78.4
    42
    83
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    76.3
    78.5
    43
    83
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    76.5
    78.6
    44
    84
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    76.8
    78.7
    44
    85
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    77.0
    78.9
    45
    86
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    77.3
    79.0
    48
    89
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    77.8
    79.4
    46
    87
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    78.4
    79.8
    45
    89
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    79.0
    80.3
    51
    90
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    79.8
    81.1
    57
    89
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    80.9
    81.9
    61
    93
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    82.3
    83.2
    67
    94
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    84.3
    85.2
    73
    92
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.9
    87.4
    73
    94
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    99
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    98.77
    127
    30.29
    183
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    52.97
    37
    13.90
    140
    3. Stroke
    51.42
    121
    32.37
    149
    4. Lung Disease
    32.99
    48
    11.73
    167
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    32.19
    48
    13.96
    142
    6. Lung Cancers
    25.87
    31
    22.91
    45
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    25.52
    93
    21.00
    114
    8. Kidney Disease
    22.52
    62
    8.06
    149
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    22.31
    5
    11.46
    63
    10. Prostate Cancer
    16.43
    93
    6.44
    157
    11. Breast Cancer
    15.21
    104
    6.11
    175
    12. Ovary Cancer
    13.20
    1
    2.59
    163
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.04
    24
    1.74
    176
    14. Liver Cancer
    9.50
    44
    15.15
    19
    15. Tuberculosis
    9.19
    71
    3.40
    100
    16. Stomach Cancer
    8.32
    62
    12.27
    28
    17. Cervical Cancer
    7.92
    91
    2.63
    149
    18. Lymphomas
    7.87
    18
    3.62
    138
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.68
    138
    7.98
    133
    20. Oral Cancer
    7.16
    19
    1.54
    169
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    7.09
    104
    1.96
    181
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    6.94
    39
    6.75
    42
    23. Hypertension
    6.66
    144
    4.01
    159
    24. Liver Disease
    6.58
    155
    8.32
    141
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.45
    60
    1.92
    159
    26. Asthma
    6.38
    73
    2.38
    111
    27. Other Injuries
    5.18
    133
    5.13
    135
    28. Falls
    5.06
    94
    3.15
    137
    29. Suicide
    4.50
    151
    20.20
    10
    30. Low Birth Weight
    4.47
    123
    1.70
    157
    31. Drownings
    3.85
    85
    0.92
    155
    32. Skin Cancers
    3.22
    19
    0.69
    154
    33. Uterin Cancer
    2.98
    59
    0.71
    177
    34. Leukemia
    2.97
    128
    2.61
    143
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.75
    74
    0.21
    178
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    2.55
    74
    4.80
    2
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.28
    110
    0.68
    169
    38. Violence
    2.04
    136
    1.03
    159
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    112
    2.03
    113
    40. Epilepsy
    1.80
    86
    0.75
    162
    41. Bladder Cancer
    1.72
    109
    1.81
    105
    42. Fires
    1.53
    95
    0.46
    152
    43. Skin Disease
    1.48
    104
    0.62
    139
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.21
    148
    1.83
    129
    45. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.97
    140
    0.98
    139
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.82
    143
    0.37
    171
    47. Meningitis
    0.74
    111
    0.10
    180
    48. Appendicitis
    0.55
    88
    0.06
    166
    49. Encephalitis
    0.43
    149
    0.92
    79
    50. Maternal Conditions
    0.37
    119
    0.11
    151
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    253
    17.23
    26,172
    10.56
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    140
    9.54
    11,986
    4.84
    3. Stroke
    131
    8.92
    27,962
    11.29
    4. Lung Disease
    74
    5.04
    10,362
    4.18
    5. Lung Cancers
    65
    4.43
    19,345
    7.81
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    62
    4.22
    12,661
    5.11
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    60
    4.09
    9,651
    3.89
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    59
    4.02
    18,632
    7.52
    9. Kidney Disease
    58
    3.95
    6,964
    2.81
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    31
    2.11
    1,317
    0.53
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    30
    2.04
    5,479
    2.21
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    28
    1.91
    624
    0.25
    13. Liver Cancer
    27
    1.84
    12,384
    5.00
    14. Breast Cancer
    26
    1.77
    2,441
    0.99
    15. Tuberculosis
    25
    1.70
    2,897
    1.17
    16. Oral Cancer
    23
    1.57
    1,243
    0.50
    17. Lymphomas
    23
    1.57
    2,930
    1.18
    18. Stomach Cancer
    22
    1.50
    10,183
    4.11
    19. Ovary Cancer
    22
    1.50
    1,114
    0.45
    20. Liver Disease
    22
    1.50
    6,513
    2.63
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    19
    1.29
    1,492
    0.60
    22. Suicide
    19
    1.29
    13,677
    5.52
    23. Pancreas Cancer
    18
    1.23
    5,648
    2.28
    24. Other Injuries
    18
    1.23
    4,269
    1.72
    25. Low Birth Weight
    17
    1.16
    428
    0.17
    26. Asthma
    17
    1.16
    2,116
    0.85
    27. Prostate Cancer
    16
    1.09
    2,020
    0.82
    28. Falls
    16
    1.09
    2,468
    1.00
    29. Cervical Cancer
    15
    1.02
    1,137
    0.46
    30. Hypertension
    15
    1.02
    3,604
    1.45
    31. Drownings
    14
    0.95
    595
    0.24
    32. Skin Cancers
    10
    0.68
    580
    0.23
    33. Leukemia
    10
    0.68
    1,843
    0.74
    34. Violence
    9
    0.61
    641
    0.26
    35. Epilepsy
    8
    0.54
    491
    0.20
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    7
    0.48
    180
    0.07
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    6
    0.41
    1,691
    0.68
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6
    0.41
    589
    0.24
    39. Uterin Cancer
    5
    0.34
    306
    0.12
    40. Bladder Cancer
    5
    0.34
    1,577
    0.64
    41. Parkinson's Disease
    5
    0.34
    4,251
    1.72
    42. Fires
    5
    0.34
    314
    0.13
    43. Skin Disease
    4
    0.27
    539
    0.22
    44. Meningitis
    3
    0.20
    61
    0.02
    45. Birth Trauma
    3
    0.20
    94
    0.04
    46. Other Neoplasms
    3
    0.20
    1,507
    0.61
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2
    0.14
    837
    0.34
    48. Encephalitis
    2
    0.14
    758
    0.31
    49. Maternal Conditions
    2
    0.14
    54
    0.02
    50. Appendicitis
    2
    0.14
    51
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brunei BRUNEI   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    25.87
    31
    22.91
    45
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    22.31
    5
    11.46
    63
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.43
    93
    6.44
    157
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.21
    104
    6.11
    175
    5. Ovary Cancer
    13.20
    1
    2.59
    163
    6. Liver Cancer
    9.50
    44
    15.15
    19
    7. Stomach Cancer
    8.32
    62
    12.27
    28
    8. Cervical Cancer
    7.92
    91
    2.63
    149
    9. Lymphomas
    7.87
    18
    3.62
    138
    10. Oral Cancer
    7.16
    19
    1.54
    169
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    6.94
    39
    6.75
    42
    12. Skin Cancers
    3.22
    19
    0.69
    154
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.98
    59
    0.71
    177
    14. Leukemia
    2.97
    128
    2.61
    143
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.04
    112
    2.03
    113
    16. Bladder Cancer
    1.72
    109
    1.81
    105
    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.