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Myanmar
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Myanmar 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
Myanmar Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    42.4
    45.4
    43.9
    126
    127
    125
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    49.8
    53.6
    51.7
    120
    115
    117
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    55.4
    59.4
    57.3
    121
    119
    118
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    57.0
    61.1
    59.0
    133
    129
    132
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    60.2
    64.1
    62.1
    126
    127
    130
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    63.5
    67.3
    65.4
    127
    133
    131
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    64.6
    68.9
    66.8
    133
    132
    130
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    64.6
    68.9
    133
    132
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    68.3
    72.2
    129
    133
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    68.8
    72.5
    127
    133
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    68.9
    72.6
    130
    134
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    69.4
    72.9
    129
    134
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    69.9
    73.3
    128
    135
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    70.5
    73.7
    128
    135
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    71.1
    74.1
    130
    137
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    71.7
    74.6
    132
    139
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    72.3
    75.2
    133
    144
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    73.2
    75.9
    137
    148
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    74.3
    76.7
    143
    150
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    75.8
    77.8
    147
    150
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    77.5
    79.1
    150
    152
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    79.7
    80.9
    155
    154
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    82.3
    83.1
    156
    155
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    85.3
    85.9
    153
    157
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.2
    156
    154
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    136.29
    16
    32.37
    149
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    88.29
    136
    30.29
    183
    3. Lung Disease
    64.49
    5
    11.73
    167
    4. Tuberculosis
    58.72
    22
    3.40
    100
    5. Liver Disease
    57.30
    7
    8.32
    141
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    46.97
    73
    21.00
    114
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.65
    48
    13.90
    140
    8. Alzheimers/Dementia
    37.77
    22
    13.96
    142
    9. Hypertension
    34.89
    9
    4.01
    159
    10. Asthma
    33.58
    1
    2.38
    111
    11. Kidney Disease
    30.30
    31
    8.06
    149
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    30.30
    52
    0.98
    139
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.51
    73
    7.98
    133
    14. Lung Cancers
    21.34
    49
    22.91
    45
    15. Falls
    19.53
    9
    3.15
    137
    16. Low Birth Weight
    15.49
    40
    1.70
    157
    17. HIV/AIDS
    14.39
    60
    0.17
    160
    18. Birth Trauma
    13.30
    40
    0.37
    171
    19. Other Injuries
    12.38
    45
    5.13
    135
    20. Liver Cancer
    11.90
    29
    15.15
    19
    21. Cervical Cancer
    11.74
    70
    2.63
    149
    22. Oral Cancer
    11.57
    4
    1.54
    169
    23. Breast Cancer
    11.29
    141
    6.11
    175
    24. Stomach Cancer
    11.15
    35
    12.27
    28
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    10.03
    25
    1.74
    176
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.41
    21
    0.68
    169
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    9.34
    52
    1.96
    181
    28. Suicide
    8.12
    102
    20.20
    10
    29. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    94
    11.46
    63
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.76
    25
    2.03
    113
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.95
    22
    0.21
    178
    32. Malnutrition
    6.70
    49
    0.11
    154
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    6.11
    67
    1.92
    159
    34. Drownings
    5.75
    53
    0.92
    155
    35. Prostate Cancer
    5.20
    165
    6.44
    157
    36. Parkinson's Disease
    4.76
    3
    4.80
    2
    37. Ovary Cancer
    4.63
    83
    2.59
    163
    38. Lymphomas
    4.06
    131
    3.62
    138
    39. Violence
    4.05
    110
    1.03
    159
    40. Meningitis
    4.01
    52
    0.10
    180
    41. Leukemia
    3.76
    96
    2.61
    143
    42. Skin Disease
    3.28
    65
    0.62
    139
    43. Alcohol
    2.63
    48
    1.17
    121
    44. Fires
    2.51
    68
    0.46
    152
    45. Maternal Conditions
    2.27
    71
    0.11
    151
    46. War
    2.27
    15
    0.00
    155
    47. Encephalitis
    2.21
    17
    0.92
    79
    48. Syphilis
    2.20
    32
    0.03
    136
    49. Epilepsy
    2.13
    66
    0.75
    162
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    128
    6.75
    42
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    49,919
    12.89
    27,962
    11.29
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    31,288
    8.08
    26,172
    10.56
    3. Liver Disease
    25,545
    6.59
    6,513
    2.63
    4. Tuberculosis
    24,704
    6.38
    2,897
    1.17
    5. Lung Disease
    22,198
    5.73
    10,362
    4.18
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    20,308
    5.24
    18,632
    7.52
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    16,882
    4.36
    11,986
    4.84
    8. Asthma
    12,688
    3.28
    2,116
    0.85
    9. Hypertension
    12,206
    3.15
    3,604
    1.45
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    11,941
    3.08
    837
    0.34
    11. Kidney Disease
    11,812
    3.05
    6,964
    2.81
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    11,070
    2.86
    12,661
    5.11
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    10,242
    2.64
    5,479
    2.21
    14. Lung Cancers
    8,777
    2.27
    19,345
    7.81
    15. Low Birth Weight
    7,967
    2.06
    428
    0.17
    16. HIV/AIDS
    7,758
    2.00
    121
    0.05
    17. Falls
    7,460
    1.93
    2,468
    1.00
    18. Birth Trauma
    6,836
    1.76
    94
    0.04
    19. Other Injuries
    5,835
    1.51
    4,269
    1.72
    20. Liver Cancer
    5,169
    1.33
    12,384
    5.00
    21. Oral Cancer
    4,984
    1.29
    1,243
    0.50
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    4,878
    1.26
    624
    0.25
    23. Stomach Cancer
    4,670
    1.21
    10,183
    4.11
    24. Suicide
    4,114
    1.06
    13,677
    5.52
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3,921
    1.01
    1,317
    0.53
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,509
    0.91
    589
    0.24
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    3,475
    0.90
    1,691
    0.68
    28. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,208
    0.83
    9,651
    3.89
    29. Drownings
    3,002
    0.77
    595
    0.24
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,915
    0.75
    180
    0.07
    31. Cervical Cancer
    2,899
    0.75
    1,137
    0.46
    32. Breast Cancer
    2,859
    0.74
    2,441
    0.99
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    2,564
    0.66
    1,492
    0.60
    34. Violence
    2,154
    0.56
    641
    0.26
    35. Malnutrition
    2,122
    0.55
    91
    0.04
    36. Meningitis
    1,999
    0.52
    61
    0.02
    37. Leukemia
    1,720
    0.44
    1,843
    0.74
    38. Lymphomas
    1,694
    0.44
    2,930
    1.18
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1,503
    0.39
    4,251
    1.72
    40. Alcohol
    1,308
    0.34
    875
    0.35
    41. Maternal Conditions
    1,238
    0.32
    54
    0.02
    42. Fires
    1,218
    0.31
    314
    0.13
    43. War
    1,200
    0.31
    0
    0.00
    44. Skin Disease
    1,195
    0.31
    539
    0.22
    45. Ovary Cancer
    1,166
    0.30
    1,114
    0.45
    46. Syphilis
    1,129
    0.29
    11
    0.00
    47. Epilepsy
    1,093
    0.28
    491
    0.20
    48. Encephalitis
    1,078
    0.28
    758
    0.31
    49. Pancreas Cancer
    889
    0.23
    5,648
    2.28
    50. Poisonings
    748
    0.19
    259
    0.10
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Myanmar MYANMAR   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.34
    49
    22.91
    45
    2. Liver Cancer
    11.90
    29
    15.15
    19
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.74
    70
    2.63
    149
    4. Oral Cancer
    11.57
    4
    1.54
    169
    5. Breast Cancer
    11.29
    141
    6.11
    175
    6. Stomach Cancer
    11.15
    35
    12.27
    28
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.89
    94
    11.46
    63
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    7.76
    25
    2.03
    113
    9. Prostate Cancer
    5.20
    165
    6.44
    157
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.63
    83
    2.59
    163
    11. Lymphomas
    4.06
    131
    3.62
    138
    12. Leukemia
    3.76
    96
    2.61
    143
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    128
    6.75
    42
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.66
    115
    1.81
    105
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.45
    104
    0.69
    154
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.97
    166
    0.71
    177
    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.