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Moldova
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Moldova 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
Moldova Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.2
    65.9
    62.0
    62
    48
    55
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    61.4
    68.3
    64.7
    64
    55
    63
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    61.6
    68.4
    64.9
    82
    79
    83
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    63.9
    70.8
    67.3
    96
    86
    92
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    63.2
    71.0
    67.1
    113
    104
    108
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    64.7
    73.0
    68.8
    119
    106
    111
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    67.6
    75.3
    71.5
    115
    102
    109
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    67.6
    75.3
    115
    102
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    68.8
    76.4
    124
    107
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    68.9
    76.5
    126
    107
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    69.0
    76.5
    129
    107
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    69.1
    76.6
    133
    109
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    69.3
    76.7
    137
    109
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    69.6
    76.8
    143
    110
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    69.9
    76.9
    150
    111
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    70.5
    77.2
    153
    111
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    71.3
    77.5
    162
    110
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    72.4
    78.0
    164
    111
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    73.7
    78.6
    164
    112
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    75.3
    79.4
    164
    115
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    77.4
    80.4
    155
    116
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    79.9
    82.0
    143
    122
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    82.7
    84.0
    137
    121
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    85.9
    86.6
    118
    116
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.3
    89.7
    114
    118
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    322.03
    6
    30.29
    183
    2. Stroke
    127.15
    26
    32.37
    149
    3. Liver Disease
    59.69
    6
    8.32
    141
    4. Hypertension
    24.25
    24
    4.01
    159
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.29
    102
    21.00
    114
    6. Lung Cancers
    20.48
    56
    22.91
    45
    7. Breast Cancer
    19.29
    55
    6.11
    175
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.18
    8
    11.46
    63
    9. Other Injuries
    17.21
    16
    5.13
    135
    10. Lung Disease
    15.95
    139
    11.73
    167
    11. Suicide
    13.40
    38
    20.20
    10
    12. Prostate Cancer
    13.38
    116
    6.44
    157
    13. Liver Cancer
    10.08
    39
    15.15
    19
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.87
    44
    12.27
    28
    15. Kidney Disease
    9.79
    134
    8.06
    149
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.45
    32
    1.74
    176
    17. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.71
    158
    13.90
    140
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    8.47
    71
    1.96
    181
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    8.07
    132
    7.98
    133
    20. Alcohol
    7.78
    11
    1.17
    121
    21. Pancreas Cancer
    7.74
    32
    6.75
    42
    22. Cervical Cancer
    7.30
    99
    2.63
    149
    23. Oral Cancer
    6.49
    27
    1.54
    169
    24. Tuberculosis
    5.55
    87
    3.40
    100
    25. Lymphomas
    4.80
    111
    3.62
    138
    26. Drownings
    4.68
    76
    0.92
    155
    27. Violence
    4.50
    100
    1.03
    159
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.45
    71
    0.68
    169
    29. Low Birth Weight
    4.32
    125
    1.70
    157
    30. Ovary Cancer
    4.32
    95
    2.59
    163
    31. HIV/AIDS
    4.18
    91
    0.17
    160
    32. Drug Use
    3.87
    15
    0.24
    180
    33. Falls
    3.72
    119
    3.15
    137
    34. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3.51
    169
    13.96
    142
    35. Uterin Cancer
    3.29
    45
    0.71
    177
    36. Bladder Cancer
    3.26
    46
    1.81
    105
    37. Leukemia
    2.95
    129
    2.61
    143
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    40
    0.69
    154
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.31
    106
    0.37
    171
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.86
    119
    2.03
    113
    41. Other Neoplasms
    1.66
    132
    1.83
    129
    42. Fires
    1.58
    91
    0.46
    152
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.55
    103
    0.21
    178
    44. Encephalitis
    1.10
    68
    0.92
    79
    45. Poisonings
    1.03
    70
    0.36
    124
    46. Skin Disease
    0.88
    127
    0.62
    139
    47. Epilepsy
    0.80
    157
    0.75
    162
    48. Endocrine Disorders
    0.67
    180
    1.92
    159
    49. Asthma
    0.63
    160
    2.38
    111
    50. Meningitis
    0.47
    132
    0.10
    180
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    18,043
    40.65
    26,172
    10.56
    2. Stroke
    7,047
    15.88
    27,962
    11.29
    3. Liver Disease
    3,224
    7.26
    6,513
    2.63
    4. Hypertension
    1,356
    3.06
    3,604
    1.45
    5. Lung Cancers
    1,142
    2.57
    19,345
    7.81
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,081
    2.44
    18,632
    7.52
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,053
    2.37
    9,651
    3.89
    8. Lung Disease
    889
    2.00
    10,362
    4.18
    9. Other Injuries
    866
    1.95
    4,269
    1.72
    10. Suicide
    644
    1.45
    13,677
    5.52
    11. Breast Cancer
    627
    1.41
    2,441
    0.99
    12. Liver Cancer
    561
    1.26
    12,384
    5.00
    13. Stomach Cancer
    536
    1.21
    10,183
    4.11
    14. Kidney Disease
    535
    1.21
    6,964
    2.81
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    496
    1.12
    1,317
    0.53
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    475
    1.07
    11,986
    4.84
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    419
    0.94
    5,648
    2.28
    18. Alcohol
    406
    0.91
    875
    0.35
    19. Oral Cancer
    367
    0.83
    1,243
    0.50
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    366
    0.82
    5,479
    2.21
    21. Prostate Cancer
    285
    0.64
    2,020
    0.82
    22. Tuberculosis
    276
    0.62
    2,897
    1.17
    23. Lymphomas
    252
    0.57
    2,930
    1.18
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    232
    0.52
    589
    0.24
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    219
    0.49
    624
    0.25
    26. Cervical Cancer
    217
    0.49
    1,137
    0.46
    27. Violence
    216
    0.49
    641
    0.26
    28. Drownings
    204
    0.46
    595
    0.24
    29. Drug Use
    200
    0.45
    167
    0.07
    30. Falls
    195
    0.44
    2,468
    1.00
    31. HIV/AIDS
    194
    0.44
    121
    0.05
    32. Alzheimers & Dementia
    184
    0.41
    12,661
    5.11
    33. Bladder Cancer
    183
    0.41
    1,577
    0.64
    34. Leukemia
    153
    0.34
    1,843
    0.74
    35. Ovary Cancer
    136
    0.31
    1,114
    0.45
    36. Skin Cancers
    131
    0.30
    580
    0.23
    37. Low Birth Weight
    107
    0.24
    428
    0.17
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    104
    0.23
    1,691
    0.68
    39. Uterin Cancer
    98
    0.22
    306
    0.12
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    83
    0.19
    180
    0.07
    41. Fires
    78
    0.18
    314
    0.13
    42. Other Neoplasms
    77
    0.17
    1,507
    0.61
    43. Birth Trauma
    57
    0.13
    94
    0.04
    44. Encephalitis
    54
    0.12
    758
    0.31
    45. Poisonings
    47
    0.11
    259
    0.10
    46. Skin Disease
    46
    0.10
    539
    0.22
    47. Epilepsy
    36
    0.08
    491
    0.20
    48. Asthma
    36
    0.08
    2,116
    0.85
    49. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    0.07
    1,492
    0.60
    50. Meningitis
    18
    0.04
    61
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Moldova MOLDOVA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    20.48
    56
    22.91
    45
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.29
    55
    6.11
    175
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.18
    8
    11.46
    63
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.38
    116
    6.44
    157
    5. Liver Cancer
    10.08
    39
    15.15
    19
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9.87
    44
    12.27
    28
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    7.74
    32
    6.75
    42
    8. Cervical Cancer
    7.30
    99
    2.63
    149
    9. Oral Cancer
    6.49
    27
    1.54
    169
    10. Lymphomas
    4.80
    111
    3.62
    138
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.32
    95
    2.59
    163
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.29
    45
    0.71
    177
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.26
    46
    1.81
    105
    14. Leukemia
    2.95
    129
    2.61
    143
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.41
    40
    0.69
    154
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.86
    119
    2.03
    113
    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.