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Compare Hungary 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
     
      Hungary HUNGARY   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    65.9
    70.2
    68.0
    27
    34
    32
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    66.4
    72.1
    69.2
    31
    37
    36
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    65.5
    72.8
    69.1
    58
    50
    55
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    65.1
    73.7
    69.3
    88
    61
    73
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    67.5
    76.0
    71.7
    89
    49
    68
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    70.5
    78.3
    74.5
    80
    48
    63
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    72.3
    79.4
    76.0
    74
    49
    60
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Hungary HUNGARY   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.3
    79.4
    74
    49
     
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    72.7
    79.8
    83
    57
     
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    72.8
    79.8
    83
    58
     
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    72.8
    79.9
    83
    59
     
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    72.9
    79.9
    87
    60
     
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    73.1
    80.0
    89
    61
     
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    73.2
    80.0
    90
    63
     
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    73.4
    80.1
    95
    67
     
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    73.6
    80.3
    97
    67
     
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    74.0
    80.5
    102
    69
     
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    74.7
    80.9
    107
    71
     
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    75.8
    81.5
    107
    68
     
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    77.4
    82.3
    101
    64
     
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    79.3
    83.4
    91
    65
     
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    81.6
    84.7
    80
    66
     
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    84.0
    86.2
    78
    68
     
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.7
    88.1
    78
    72
     
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.7
    80
    77
     
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Hungary HUNGARY   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    181.46
    31
     
    30.76
    183
    2. Stroke
    58.72
    126
     
    34.98
    155
    3. Lung Cancers
    49.09
    1
     
    23.65
    43
    4. Lung Disease
    27.68
    56
     
    10.48
    171
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    27.31
    1
     
    11.97
    58
    6. Breast Cancer
    21.01
    45
     
    5.89
    177
    7. Liver Disease
    19.64
    71
     
    8.82
    136
    8. Hypertension
    16.29
    68
     
    4.32
    158
    9. Suicide
    16.05
    25
     
    24.21
    10
    10. Prostate Cancer
    15.62
    96
     
    5.62
    158
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    15.14
    116
     
    13.67
    130
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.30
    143
     
    16.26
    132
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    10.54
    3
     
    6.62
    44
    14. Oral Cancer
    9.47
    5
     
    1.50
    152
    15. Stomach Cancer
    8.96
    53
     
    14.05
    25
    16. Falls
    8.66
    53
     
    3.26
    132
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.65
    47
     
    1.67
    177
    18. Ovary Cancer
    7.11
    16
     
    2.53
    161
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.22
    152
     
    9.05
    132
    20. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6.10
    179
     
    19.84
    131
    21. Cervical Cancer
    6.06
    115
     
    2.70
    146
    22. Kidney Disease
    6.01
    161
     
    8.08
    146
    23. Leukemia
    5.29
    21
     
    2.64
    137
    24. Lymphomas
    4.95
    92
     
    3.54
    127
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.83
    12
     
    1.84
    97
    26. Liver Cancer
    4.62
    111
     
    16.01
    17
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.11
    149
     
    1.79
    181
    28. Low Birth Weight
    3.85
    135
     
    1.99
    156
    29. Other Injuries
    3.55
    171
     
    5.32
    139
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.55
    79
     
    0.76
    163
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.53
    60
     
    2.11
    102
    32. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    22
     
    0.66
    147
    33. Alcohol
    3.08
    31
     
    1.17
    119
    34. Uterin Cancer
    2.89
    59
     
    0.71
    171
    35. Other Neoplasms
    2.77
    88
     
    1.81
    121
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    2.75
    143
     
    1.98
    162
    37. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.95
    116
     
    1.26
    137
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.76
    47
     
    4.28
    11
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.42
    110
     
    0.26
    180
    40. Drownings
    1.16
    144
     
    1.06
    149
    41. Violence
    0.99
    163
     
    1.75
    144
    42. Epilepsy
    0.91
    152
     
    0.74
    165
    43. Drug Use
    0.86
    122
     
    0.21
    178
    44. Fires
    0.74
    135
     
    0.45
    157
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.70
    147
     
    0.35
    174
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.67
    23
     
    0.04
    177
    47. Tuberculosis
    0.65
    145
     
    4.26
    98
    48. Asthma
    0.62
    168
     
    2.37
    113
    49. Skin Disease
    0.60
    145
     
    0.66
    137
    50. Schizophrenia
    0.50
    14
     
    0.15
    66
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Hungary HUNGARY   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,113
    34.09
     
    25,047
    10.22
    2. Stroke
    12,313
    11.01
     
    28,533
    11.65
    3. Lung Cancers
    8,665
    7.75
     
    19,048
    7.78
    4. Lung Disease
    5,504
    4.92
     
    8,739
    3.57
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    5,265
    4.71
     
    9,555
    3.90
    6. Hypertension
    3,496
    3.13
     
    3,626
    1.48
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,396
    3.04
     
    11,573
    4.72
    8. Liver Disease
    3,074
    2.75
     
    6,500
    2.65
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,695
    2.41
     
    13,250
    5.41
    10. Breast Cancer
    2,215
    1.98
     
    2,221
    0.91
    11. Suicide
    2,126
    1.90
     
    16,078
    6.56
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,990
    1.78
     
    5,269
    2.15
    13. Falls
    1,751
    1.57
     
    2,417
    0.99
    14. Stomach Cancer
    1,703
    1.52
     
    11,054
    4.51
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,475
    1.32
     
    1,195
    0.49
    16. Oral Cancer
    1,470
    1.32
     
    1,159
    0.47
    17. Kidney Disease
    1,246
    1.11
     
    6,582
    2.69
    18. Prostate Cancer
    1,238
    1.11
     
    1,877
    0.77
    19. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,123
    1.00
     
    16,514
    6.74
    20. Bladder Cancer
    962
    0.86
     
    1,520
    0.62
    21. Leukemia
    936
    0.84
     
    1,784
    0.73
    22. Lymphomas
    912
    0.82
     
    2,732
    1.12
    23. Liver Cancer
    845
    0.76
     
    12,373
    5.05
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    742
    0.66
     
    6,040
    2.47
    25. Ovary Cancer
    726
    0.65
     
    1,028
    0.42
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    678
    0.61
     
    624
    0.25
    27. Cervical Cancer
    596
    0.53
     
    1,113
    0.45
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    590
    0.53
     
    1,686
    0.69
    29. Skin Cancers
    583
    0.52
     
    529
    0.22
    30. Other Neoplasms
    547
    0.49
     
    1,420
    0.58
    31. Other Injuries
    517
    0.46
     
    4,183
    1.71
    32. Alcohol
    453
    0.41
     
    833
    0.34
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    437
    0.39
     
    1,458
    0.60
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    407
    0.36
     
    1,023
    0.42
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    389
    0.35
     
    3,577
    1.46
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    307
    0.27
     
    590
    0.24
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    301
    0.27
     
    208
    0.08
    38. Uterin Cancer
    285
    0.25
     
    295
    0.12
    39. Low Birth Weight
    201
    0.18
     
    514
    0.21
    40. Drownings
    125
    0.11
     
    662
    0.27
    41. Violence
    122
    0.11
     
    1,029
    0.42
    42. Asthma
    118
    0.11
     
    1,973
    0.81
    43. Fires
    115
    0.10
     
    300
    0.12
    44. Skin Disease
    114
    0.10
     
    543
    0.22
    45. Drug Use
    113
    0.10
     
    148
    0.06
    46. Tuberculosis
    106
    0.09
     
    3,406
    1.39
    47. Epilepsy
    106
    0.09
     
    470
    0.19
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    99
    0.09
     
    27
    0.01
    49. Schizophrenia
    89
    0.08
     
    106
    0.04
    50. Anemia
    57
    0.05
     
    251
    0.10
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Hungary HUNGARY   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    49.09
    1
     
    23.65
    43
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    27.31
    1
     
    11.97
    58
    3. Breast Cancer
    21.01
    45
     
    5.89
    177
    4. Prostate Cancer
    15.62
    96
     
    5.62
    158
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    10.54
    3
     
    6.62
    44
    6. Oral Cancer
    9.47
    5
     
    1.50
    152
    7. Stomach Cancer
    8.96
    53
     
    14.05
    25
    8. Ovary Cancer
    7.11
    16
     
    2.53
    161
    9. Cervical Cancer
    6.06
    115
     
    2.70
    146
    10. Leukemia
    5.29
    21
     
    2.64
    137
    11. Lymphomas
    4.95
    92
     
    3.54
    127
    12. Bladder Cancer
    4.83
    12
     
    1.84
    97
    13. Liver Cancer
    4.62
    111
     
    16.01
    17
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.53
    60
     
    2.11
    102
    15. Skin Cancers
    3.17
    22
     
    0.66
    147
    16. Uterin Cancer
    2.89
    59
     
    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.