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Guatemala
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Guatemala 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
Guatemala Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.2
    46.6
    45.9
    110
    117
    116
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    51.0
    53.8
    52.4
    111
    114
    113
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    55.4
    59.5
    57.4
    120
    118
    117
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    59.6
    65.5
    62.5
    122
    117
    117
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    64.3
    71.0
    67.7
    108
    103
    104
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    67.3
    74.0
    70.7
    104
    100
    100
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    70.4
    76.0
    73.2
    90
    95
    94
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.4
    76.0
    90
    95
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    72.5
    78.0
    86
    88
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    72.7
    78.1
    86
    87
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    72.8
    78.2
    84
    87
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    73.2
    78.4
    84
    85
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    73.8
    78.7
    83
    83
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    74.4
    78.9
    81
    83
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    75.1
    79.2
    78
    82
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    75.9
    79.5
    68
    84
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.9
    64
    81
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.4
    58
    79
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    79.0
    81.3
    54
    75
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.3
    48
    66
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    81.7
    83.6
    48
    62
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    83.6
    85.2
    45
    59
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    85.6
    87.0
    45
    55
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    87.7
    89.0
    53
    54
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.5
    59
    53
    91.0
    92.5
    32
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    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    77.89
    141
    30.29
    183
    2. Diabetes Mellitus
    68.26
    20
    13.90
    140
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    58.32
    59
    21.00
    114
    4. Stroke
    37.21
    141
    32.37
    149
    5. Kidney Disease
    33.09
    21
    8.06
    149
    6. Liver Disease
    30.44
    37
    8.32
    141
    7. Violence
    28.05
    11
    1.03
    159
    8. Other Injuries
    25.67
    3
    5.13
    135
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    18.61
    83
    7.98
    133
    10. Lung Disease
    17.68
    128
    11.73
    167
    11. Prostate Cancer
    16.32
    95
    6.44
    157
    12. Stomach Cancer
    16.23
    12
    12.27
    28
    13. Diarrhoeal diseases
    14.96
    64
    0.98
    139
    14. Liver Cancer
    14.30
    21
    15.15
    19
    15. Malnutrition
    14.00
    36
    0.11
    154
    16. HIV/AIDS
    12.80
    66
    0.17
    160
    17. Alcohol
    10.82
    4
    1.17
    121
    18. Cervical Cancer
    9.41
    80
    2.63
    149
    19. Low Birth Weight
    8.22
    84
    1.70
    157
    20. Hypertension
    7.61
    129
    4.01
    159
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    7.55
    93
    1.96
    181
    22. Birth Trauma
    6.84
    69
    0.37
    171
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.69
    46
    0.68
    169
    24. Breast Cancer
    6.48
    174
    6.11
    175
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    6.37
    63
    1.92
    159
    26. Uterin Cancer
    5.79
    8
    0.71
    177
    27. Other Neoplasms
    4.66
    30
    1.83
    129
    28. Lung Cancers
    3.86
    145
    22.91
    45
    29. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.85
    166
    13.96
    142
    30. Leukemia
    3.69
    102
    2.61
    143
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.40
    165
    11.46
    63
    32. Suicide
    2.94
    172
    20.20
    10
    33. Tuberculosis
    2.80
    107
    3.40
    100
    34. Asthma
    2.68
    103
    2.38
    111
    35. Anemia
    2.40
    10
    0.31
    45
    36. Pancreas Cancer
    2.17
    126
    6.75
    42
    37. Maternal Conditions
    2.11
    73
    0.11
    151
    38. Epilepsy
    2.03
    73
    0.75
    162
    39. Lymphomas
    1.97
    179
    3.62
    138
    40. Drownings
    1.87
    127
    0.92
    155
    41. Drug Use
    1.85
    50
    0.24
    180
    42. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    78
    0.69
    154
    43. Ovary Cancer
    1.69
    177
    2.59
    163
    44. Encephalitis
    1.61
    39
    0.92
    79
    45. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    182
    1.74
    176
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.35
    144
    2.03
    113
    47. Meningitis
    1.31
    83
    0.10
    180
    48. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    175
    1.54
    169
    49. Parkinson's Disease
    1.18
    167
    4.80
    2
    50. Poisonings
    1.15
    64
    0.36
    124
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,913
    11.20
    26,172
    10.56
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,206
    10.20
    18,632
    7.52
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,628
    9.38
    11,986
    4.84
    4. Violence
    4,270
    6.04
    641
    0.26
    5. Stroke
    3,814
    5.40
    27,962
    11.29
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,436
    4.86
    6,964
    2.81
    7. Other Injuries
    3,429
    4.85
    4,269
    1.72
    8. Liver Disease
    3,137
    4.44
    6,513
    2.63
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,663
    3.77
    5,479
    2.21
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,053
    2.91
    837
    0.34
    11. Low Birth Weight
    1,884
    2.67
    428
    0.17
    12. Lung Disease
    1,808
    2.56
    10,362
    4.18
    13. Malnutrition
    1,794
    2.54
    91
    0.04
    14. HIV/AIDS
    1,704
    2.41
    121
    0.05
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    1,625
    2.30
    624
    0.25
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,611
    2.28
    10,183
    4.11
    17. Birth Trauma
    1,568
    2.22
    94
    0.04
    18. Liver Cancer
    1,394
    1.97
    12,384
    5.00
    19. Alcohol
    1,203
    1.70
    875
    0.35
    20. Hypertension
    772
    1.09
    3,604
    1.45
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    733
    1.04
    1,492
    0.60
    22. Prostate Cancer
    717
    1.02
    2,020
    0.82
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    686
    0.97
    589
    0.24
    24. Cervical Cancer
    521
    0.74
    1,137
    0.46
    25. Leukemia
    506
    0.72
    1,843
    0.74
    26. Other Neoplasms
    494
    0.70
    1,507
    0.61
    27. Suicide
    448
    0.63
    13,677
    5.52
    28. Lung Cancers
    386
    0.55
    19,345
    7.81
    29. Alzheimers & Dementia
    386
    0.55
    12,661
    5.11
    30. Breast Cancer
    360
    0.51
    2,441
    0.99
    31. Maternal Conditions
    345
    0.49
    54
    0.02
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    342
    0.48
    9,651
    3.89
    33. Tuberculosis
    326
    0.46
    2,897
    1.17
    34. Uterin Cancer
    320
    0.45
    306
    0.12
    35. Drownings
    307
    0.43
    595
    0.24
    36. Asthma
    284
    0.40
    2,116
    0.85
    37. Epilepsy
    283
    0.40
    491
    0.20
    38. Anemia
    264
    0.37
    275
    0.11
    39. Drug Use
    252
    0.36
    167
    0.07
    40. Pancreas Cancer
    210
    0.30
    5,648
    2.28
    41. Meningitis
    209
    0.30
    61
    0.02
    42. Lymphomas
    209
    0.30
    2,930
    1.18
    43. Encephalitis
    205
    0.29
    758
    0.31
    44. Poisonings
    177
    0.25
    259
    0.10
    45. Skin Cancers
    175
    0.25
    580
    0.23
    46. Inflammatory/Heart
    173
    0.24
    1,317
    0.53
    47. Oral Cancer
    131
    0.19
    1,243
    0.50
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    131
    0.19
    1,691
    0.68
    49. Skin Disease
    126
    0.18
    539
    0.22
    50. Fires
    123
    0.17
    314
    0.13
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Guatemala GUATEMALA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    16.32
    95
    6.44
    157
    2. Stomach Cancer
    16.23
    12
    12.27
    28
    3. Liver Cancer
    14.30
    21
    15.15
    19
    4. Cervical Cancer
    9.41
    80
    2.63
    149
    5. Breast Cancer
    6.48
    174
    6.11
    175
    6. Uterin Cancer
    5.79
    8
    0.71
    177
    7. Lung Cancers
    3.86
    145
    22.91
    45
    8. Leukemia
    3.69
    102
    2.61
    143
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.40
    165
    11.46
    63
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    2.17
    126
    6.75
    42
    11. Lymphomas
    1.97
    179
    3.62
    138
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.72
    78
    0.69
    154
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.69
    177
    2.59
    163
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.35
    144
    2.03
    113
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.29
    175
    1.54
    169
    16. Bladder Cancer
    0.52
    181
    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.