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Russia
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 Russia 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
Russia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    63.1
    73.4
    68.1
    60
    27
    42
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    61.4
    73.0
    67.0
    85
    47
    67
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    63.8
    74.3
    68.9
    98
    55
    79
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    58.7
    72.0
    65.0
    132
    98
    119
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    62.4
    74.6
    68.4
    134
    97
    115
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    66.4
    77.2
    71.9
    125
    85
    105
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    66.4
    77.2
    125
    85
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    67.1
    77.8
    142
    92
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    67.2
    77.8
    147
    92
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    67.3
    77.9
    150
    92
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    67.5
    78.0
    154
    93
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    67.9
    78.2
    158
    92
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    68.5
    78.5
    157
    90
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    69.6
    78.9
    154
    87
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    70.7
    79.3
    150
    85
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    71.7
    79.8
    150
    82
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    72.9
    80.3
    147
    82
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    74.3
    80.9
    146
    78
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    76.1
    81.8
    135
    77
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    78.3
    82.9
    123
    75
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    80.8
    84.1
    109
    74
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    83.4
    85.6
    97
    78
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.5
    87.8
    85
    80
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.5
    79
    89
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    225.55
    23
    30.29
    183
    2. Stroke
    115.16
    37
    32.37
    149
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    27.73
    3
    1.74
    176
    4. Lung Cancers
    26.70
    25
    22.91
    45
    5. Suicide
    26.54
    3
    20.20
    10
    6. HIV/AIDS
    22.34
    50
    0.17
    160
    7. Breast Cancer
    21.31
    32
    6.11
    175
    8. Liver Disease
    20.83
    69
    8.32
    141
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.91
    6
    11.46
    63
    10. Prostate Cancer
    17.69
    80
    6.44
    157
    11. Stomach Cancer
    17.13
    9
    12.27
    28
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    17.10
    132
    13.96
    142
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.15
    134
    21.00
    114
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.93
    100
    7.98
    133
    15. Alcohol
    14.54
    2
    1.17
    121
    16. Other Injuries
    14.13
    32
    5.13
    135
    17. Lung Disease
    11.77
    165
    11.73
    167
    18. Drug Use
    10.73
    3
    0.24
    180
    19. Violence
    9.90
    50
    1.03
    159
    20. Pancreas Cancer
    7.80
    29
    6.75
    42
    21. Hypertension
    7.72
    126
    4.01
    159
    22. Ovary Cancer
    6.55
    16
    2.59
    163
    23. Tuberculosis
    6.54
    82
    3.40
    100
    24. Cervical Cancer
    6.35
    110
    2.63
    149
    25. Falls
    5.99
    76
    3.15
    137
    26. Drownings
    5.48
    57
    0.92
    155
    27. Oral Cancer
    5.38
    40
    1.54
    169
    28. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    104
    15.15
    19
    29. Uterin Cancer
    4.84
    18
    0.71
    177
    30. Congenital Anomalies
    4.73
    136
    1.96
    181
    31. Diabetes Mellitus
    4.08
    179
    13.90
    140
    32. Lymphomas
    3.98
    133
    3.62
    138
    33. Leukemia
    3.96
    83
    2.61
    143
    34. Kidney Disease
    3.90
    173
    8.06
    149
    35. Fires
    3.75
    51
    0.46
    152
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    2.03
    113
    37. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    50
    1.81
    105
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.06
    94
    0.68
    169
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    2.76
    67
    4.80
    2
    40. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    29
    0.69
    154
    41. Low Birth Weight
    2.65
    150
    1.70
    157
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.57
    100
    0.21
    178
    43. Poisonings
    1.46
    55
    0.36
    124
    44. Asthma
    0.86
    151
    2.38
    111
    45. Endocrine Disorders
    0.86
    176
    1.92
    159
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.81
    144
    0.37
    171
    47. Skin Disease
    0.73
    131
    0.62
    139
    48. Meningitis
    0.70
    117
    0.10
    180
    49. Encephalitis
    0.68
    106
    0.92
    79
    50. Epilepsy
    0.47
    178
    0.75
    162
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    599,001
    34.57
    26,172
    10.56
    2. Stroke
    308,347
    17.80
    27,962
    11.29
    3. Lung Cancers
    62,445
    3.60
    19,345
    7.81
    4. Inflammatory/Heart
    56,740
    3.27
    1,317
    0.53
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    51,341
    2.96
    12,661
    5.11
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    49,040
    2.83
    9,651
    3.89
    7. Suicide
    44,673
    2.58
    13,677
    5.52
    8. Liver Disease
    41,091
    2.37
    6,513
    2.63
    9. Stomach Cancer
    40,824
    2.36
    10,183
    4.11
    10. HIV/AIDS
    36,193
    2.09
    121
    0.05
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32,041
    1.85
    18,632
    7.52
    12. Lung Disease
    29,877
    1.72
    10,362
    4.18
    13. Breast Cancer
    29,175
    1.68
    2,441
    0.99
    14. Alcohol
    26,451
    1.53
    875
    0.35
    15. Other Injuries
    25,618
    1.48
    4,269
    1.72
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    24,970
    1.44
    5,479
    2.21
    17. Hypertension
    20,051
    1.16
    3,604
    1.45
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    18,840
    1.09
    5,648
    2.28
    19. Drug Use
    18,374
    1.06
    167
    0.07
    20. Violence
    16,308
    0.94
    641
    0.26
    21. Prostate Cancer
    14,953
    0.86
    2,020
    0.82
    22. Oral Cancer
    12,027
    0.69
    1,243
    0.50
    23. Tuberculosis
    11,796
    0.68
    2,897
    1.17
    24. Liver Cancer
    11,733
    0.68
    12,384
    5.00
    25. Falls
    11,684
    0.67
    2,468
    1.00
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    9,812
    0.57
    11,986
    4.84
    27. Kidney Disease
    8,998
    0.52
    6,964
    2.81
    28. Ovary Cancer
    8,830
    0.51
    1,114
    0.45
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    8,757
    0.51
    1,691
    0.68
    30. Lymphomas
    8,621
    0.50
    2,930
    1.18
    31. Drownings
    8,553
    0.49
    595
    0.24
    32. Bladder Cancer
    8,285
    0.48
    1,577
    0.64
    33. Leukemia
    8,261
    0.48
    1,843
    0.74
    34. Cervical Cancer
    8,002
    0.46
    1,137
    0.46
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    7,796
    0.45
    4,251
    1.72
    36. Fires
    7,057
    0.41
    314
    0.13
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6,962
    0.40
    589
    0.24
    38. Skin Cancers
    6,448
    0.37
    580
    0.23
    39. Uterin Cancer
    6,088
    0.35
    306
    0.12
    40. Congenital Anomalies
    5,283
    0.30
    624
    0.25
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,516
    0.20
    180
    0.07
    42. Low Birth Weight
    2,866
    0.17
    428
    0.17
    43. Poisonings
    2,439
    0.14
    259
    0.10
    44. Asthma
    2,023
    0.12
    2,116
    0.85
    45. Endocrine Disorders
    1,578
    0.09
    1,492
    0.60
    46. Skin Disease
    1,541
    0.09
    539
    0.22
    47. Encephalitis
    1,191
    0.07
    758
    0.31
    48. Meningitis
    1,187
    0.07
    61
    0.02
    49. Birth Trauma
    882
    0.05
    94
    0.04
    50. Epilepsy
    747
    0.04
    491
    0.20
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Russia RUSSIA   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.70
    25
    22.91
    45
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.31
    32
    6.11
    175
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.91
    6
    11.46
    63
    4. Prostate Cancer
    17.69
    80
    6.44
    157
    5. Stomach Cancer
    17.13
    9
    12.27
    28
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.80
    29
    6.75
    42
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.55
    16
    2.59
    163
    8. Cervical Cancer
    6.35
    110
    2.63
    149
    9. Oral Cancer
    5.38
    40
    1.54
    169
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.96
    104
    15.15
    19
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.84
    18
    0.71
    177
    12. Lymphomas
    3.98
    133
    3.62
    138
    13. Leukemia
    3.96
    83
    2.61
    143
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.72
    56
    2.03
    113
    15. Bladder Cancer
    3.21
    50
    1.81
    105
    16. Skin Cancers
    2.75
    29
    0.69
    154
    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.