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Compare Guinea-Bissau 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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    Guinea-Bissau Population
     
     
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    32.6
    35.6
    34.1
    169
    166
    167
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    34.6
    37.6
    36.1
    172
    171
    171
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    37.1
    40.2
    38.6
    174
    173
    174
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    40.9
    44.2
    42.5
    179
    177
    178
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    51.3
    53.0
    52.1
    154
    159
    155
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    55.4
    58.0
    56.7
    166
    166
    166
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    58.4
    61.2
    59.8
    170
    169
    169
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    58.4
    61.2
    170
    169
     
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    64.6
    66.6
    164
    167
     
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    65.4
    67.4
    164
    168
     
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    65.8
    67.8
    164
    169
     
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    66.2
    68.3
    165
    169
     
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    66.7
    68.8
    168
    171
     
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    67.3
    69.5
    170
    174
     
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    68.1
    70.3
    171
    174
     
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    69.3
    71.5
    172
    174
     
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    70.6
    72.6
    173
    173
     
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    71.9
    73.6
    173
    174
     
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    73.2
    74.6
    177
    176
     
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    74.6
    75.7
    177
    178
     
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    76.5
    77.2
    178
    178
     
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    78.6
    79.2
    180
    178
     
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    81.3
    81.6
    181
    178
     
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    84.5
    84.7
    181
    178
     
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    88.2
    88.4
    177
    178
     
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    146.18
    13
     
    19.84
    131
    2. Tuberculosis
    145.92
    3
     
    4.26
    98
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    129.92
    68
     
    30.76
    183
    4. HIV/AIDS
    128.66
    14
     
    0.20
    152
    5. Stroke
    123.07
    35
     
    34.98
    155
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    57.58
    29
     
    1.26
    137
    7. Malaria
    40.93
    18
     
    0.00
    151
    8. Liver Disease
    39.28
    21
     
    8.82
    136
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.28
    64
     
    16.26
    132
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    31.94
    33
     
    9.05
    132
    11. Lung Disease
    26.93
    59
     
    10.48
    171
    12. Birth Trauma
    26.71
    6
     
    0.35
    174
    13. Meningitis
    23.57
    16
     
    0.10
    178
    14. Low Birth Weight
    23.18
    18
     
    1.99
    156
    15. Prostate Cancer
    22.32
    56
     
    5.62
    158
    16. Cervical Cancer
    21.99
    24
     
    2.70
    146
    17. Kidney Disease
    19.80
    63
     
    8.08
    146
    18. Other Injuries
    17.85
    25
     
    5.32
    139
    19. Measles
    17.42
    3
     
    0.00
    104
    20. Asthma
    15.60
    30
     
    2.37
    113
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    15.02
    12
     
    1.79
    181
    22. Maternal Conditions
    14.79
    29
     
    0.10
    153
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.11
    127
     
    13.67
    130
    24. Malnutrition
    13.59
    30
     
    0.11
    152
    25. Breast Cancer
    13.52
    127
     
    5.89
    177
    26. Falls
    13.34
    25
     
    3.26
    132
    27. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    27
     
    16.01
    17
    28. Hypertension
    12.65
    99
     
    4.32
    158
    29. Suicide
    9.31
    103
     
    24.21
    10
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    9.19
    51
     
    1.98
    162
    31. Violence
    9.14
    56
     
    1.75
    144
    32. Drownings
    8.71
    29
     
    1.06
    149
    33. Syphilis
    8.38
    2
     
    0.04
    151
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    7.57
    31
     
    0.76
    163
    35. Fires
    5.93
    36
     
    0.45
    157
    36. Schistosomiasis
    4.80
    14
     
    0.00
    148
    37. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.69
    117
     
    1.67
    177
    38. Other Neoplasms
    4.20
    38
     
    1.81
    121
    39. Epilepsy
    4.12
    40
     
    0.74
    165
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3.98
    58
     
    0.26
    180
    41. Encephalitis
    3.77
    1
     
    0.28
    147
    42. Stomach Cancer
    3.47
    140
     
    14.05
    25
    43. Lymphomas
    2.99
    136
     
    3.54
    127
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    173
     
    11.97
    58
    45. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    155
     
    2.53
    161
    46. Poisonings
    2.65
    34
     
    0.41
    133
    47. Skin Disease
    2.33
    76
     
    0.66
    137
    48. Hepatitis B
    2.29
    19
     
    1.40
    46
    49. Tetanus
    2.27
    20
     
    0.01
    128
    50. Appendicitis
    2.23
    12
     
    0.09
    149
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,025
    11.83
     
    16,514
    6.74
    2. HIV/AIDS
    1,860
    10.86
     
    134
    0.05
    3. Tuberculosis
    1,403
    8.19
     
    3,406
    1.39
    4. Diarrhoeal diseases
    992
    5.79
     
    1,023
    0.42
    5. Stroke
    977
    5.71
     
    28,533
    11.65
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    969
    5.66
     
    25,047
    10.22
    7. Birth Trauma
    871
    5.09
     
    90
    0.04
    8. Low Birth Weight
    756
    4.42
     
    514
    0.21
    9. Malaria
    692
    4.04
     
    0
    0.00
    10. Measles
    552
    3.22
     
    0
    0.00
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    495
    2.89
     
    6,040
    2.47
    12. Meningitis
    437
    2.55
     
    60
    0.02
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    431
    2.52
     
    590
    0.24
    14. Liver Disease
    402
    2.35
     
    6,500
    2.65
    15. Other Injuries
    305
    1.78
     
    4,183
    1.71
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    300
    1.75
     
    13,250
    5.41
    17. Malnutrition
    260
    1.52
     
    91
    0.04
    18. Maternal Conditions
    255
    1.49
     
    55
    0.02
    19. Syphilis
    251
    1.47
     
    25
    0.01
    20. Kidney Disease
    209
    1.22
     
    6,582
    2.69
    21. Lung Disease
    208
    1.21
     
    8,739
    3.57
    22. Drownings
    177
    1.03
     
    662
    0.27
    23. Violence
    169
    0.99
     
    1,029
    0.42
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    161
    0.94
     
    1,458
    0.60
    25. Asthma
    147
    0.86
     
    1,973
    0.81
    26. Falls
    128
    0.75
     
    2,417
    0.99
    27. Liver Cancer
    124
    0.72
     
    12,373
    5.05
    28. Suicide
    116
    0.68
     
    16,078
    6.56
    29. Cervical Cancer
    103
    0.60
     
    1,113
    0.45
    30. Hypertension
    100
    0.58
     
    3,626
    1.48
    31. Fires
    90
    0.53
     
    300
    0.12
    32. Alzheimers/Dementia
    88
    0.51
     
    11,573
    4.72
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    75
    0.44
     
    624
    0.25
    34. Breast Cancer
    70
    0.41
     
    2,221
    0.91
    35. Encephalitis
    66
    0.39
     
    158
    0.06
    36. Prostate Cancer
    65
    0.38
     
    1,877
    0.77
    37. Epilepsy
    65
    0.38
     
    470
    0.19
    38. Pertussis
    63
    0.37
     
    0
    0.00
    39. Tetanus
    62
    0.36
     
    8
    0.00
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    52
    0.30
     
    1,195
    0.49
    41. Poisonings
    52
    0.30
     
    290
    0.12
    42. Schistosomiasis
    48
    0.28
     
    0
    0.00
    43. Other Neoplasms
    42
    0.25
     
    1,420
    0.58
    44. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    40
    0.23
     
    208
    0.08
    45. Stomach Cancer
    33
    0.19
     
    11,054
    4.51
    46. Lymphomas
    33
    0.19
     
    2,732
    1.12
    47. Drug Use
    31
    0.18
     
    148
    0.06
    48. Appendicitis
    30
    0.18
     
    68
    0.03
    49. Hepatitis B
    29
    0.17
     
    1,050
    0.43
    50. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    28
    0.16
     
    9,555
    3.90
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Guinea-Bissau GUINEA-BISSAU   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    22.32
    56
     
    5.62
    158
    2. Cervical Cancer
    21.99
    24
     
    2.70
    146
    3. Breast Cancer
    13.52
    127
     
    5.89
    177
    4. Liver Cancer
    12.66
    27
     
    16.01
    17
    5. Stomach Cancer
    3.47
    140
     
    14.05
    25
    6. Lymphomas
    2.99
    136
     
    3.54
    127
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.85
    173
     
    11.97
    58
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.79
    155
     
    2.53
    161
    9. Lung Cancers
    1.82
    163
     
    23.65
    43
    10. Oral Cancer
    1.79
    137
     
    1.50
    152
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    115
     
    1.84
    97
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.29
    130
     
    0.71
    171
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1.20
    150
     
    6.62
    44
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.08
    116
     
    0.66
    147
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.56
    174
     
    2.11
    102
    16. Leukemia
    0.54
    181
     
    2.64
    137
     
     
     
    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.