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South Korea
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 South Korea and Tanzania 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.

Tanzania
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
South Korea Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
     
    42.1
    45.5
    43.7
    129
    126
    127
    1970
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
     
    45.2
    48.6
    46.9
    136
    135
    136
    1980
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
     
    48.7
    52.0
    50.3
    143
    141
    142
    1990
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
     
    49.1
    52.8
    50.9
    160
    157
    160
    2000
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
     
    48.4
    50.0
    49.2
    166
    170
    167
    2010
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
     
    56.4
    58.6
    57.5
    161
    162
    161
    2016
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
    62.0
    65.8
    63.9
    151
    149
    148
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    62.0
    65.8
    151
    149
    Age 5
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    65.9
    69.5
    155
    153
    Age 10
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    66.5
    70.0
    153
    152
    Age 15
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    66.7
    70.3
    156
    152
    Age 20
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    67.4
    70.9
    156
    152
    Age 25
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    68.3
    71.6
    152
    151
    Age 30
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    69.2
    72.4
    150
    147
    Age 35
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    70.2
    73.2
    144
    147
    Age 40
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    71.4
    74.1
    137
    147
    Age 45
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    72.7
    75.0
    127
    146
    Age 50
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    74.0
    76.0
    124
    145
    Age 55
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    75.4
    77.0
    119
    144
    Age 60
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    76.9
    78.1
    115
    140
    Age 65
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    78.6
    79.5
    114
    140
    Age 70
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    80.6
    81.3
    114
    140
    Age 75
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    83.0
    83.6
    119
    137
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    85.9
    86.3
    119
    132
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    89.2
    89.6
    123
    132
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    32.37
    149
    59.36
    111
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    30.29
    183
    113.92
    108
    3. Lung Cancers
    22.91
    45
    0.91
    182
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.00
    114
    93.98
    34
    5. Suicide
    20.20
    10
    9.58
    82
    6. Liver Cancer
    15.15
    19
    2.19
    176
    7. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.96
    142
    26.52
    81
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.90
    140
    29.28
    91
    9. Stomach Cancer
    12.27
    28
    3.12
    151
    10. Lung Disease
    11.73
    167
    21.54
    105
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.46
    63
    4.23
    152
    12. Liver Disease
    8.32
    141
    23.02
    61
    13. Kidney Disease
    8.06
    149
    10.26
    131
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.98
    133
    46.17
    6
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    6.75
    42
    0.49
    183
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6.44
    157
    36.89
    20
    17. Breast Cancer
    6.11
    175
    11.48
    138
    18. Other Injuries
    5.13
    135
    12.36
    46
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.80
    2
    1.85
    116
    20. Hypertension
    4.01
    159
    19.98
    43
    21. Lymphomas
    3.62
    138
    2.06
    173
    22. Tuberculosis
    3.40
    100
    88.40
    14
    23. Falls
    3.15
    137
    15.25
    32
    24. Cervical Cancer
    2.63
    149
    35.60
    5
    25. Leukemia
    2.61
    143
    1.17
    172
    26. Ovary Cancer
    2.59
    163
    1.75
    175
    27. Asthma
    2.38
    111
    7.90
    64
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.03
    113
    9.91
    17
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    1.96
    181
    9.60
    48
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    1.92
    159
    6.45
    61
    31. Other Neoplasms
    1.83
    129
    2.93
    83
    32. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    105
    2.45
    77
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.74
    176
    6.23
    72
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.70
    157
    12.33
    56
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.54
    169
    6.87
    21
    36. Alcohol
    1.17
    121
    2.28
    65
    37. Violence
    1.03
    159
    8.38
    66
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.98
    139
    85.37
    22
    39. Hepatitis B
    0.97
    56
    3.74
    18
    40. Encephalitis
    0.92
    79
    0.47
    141
    41. Drownings
    0.92
    155
    5.81
    52
    42. Epilepsy
    0.75
    162
    2.81
    43
    43. Uterin Cancer
    0.71
    177
    0.72
    176
    44. Skin Cancers
    0.69
    154
    1.54
    99
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.68
    169
    6.52
    50
    46. Skin Disease
    0.62
    139
    5.35
    20
    47. Fires
    0.46
    152
    6.39
    23
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.37
    171
    14.72
    32
    49. Poisonings
    0.36
    124
    2.50
    33
    50. Anemia
    0.31
    45
    0.08
    93
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    27,962
    11.29
    13,114
    3.61
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    26,172
    10.56
    23,728
    6.53
    3. Lung Cancers
    19,345
    7.81
    209
    0.06
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18,632
    7.52
    37,053
    10.19
    5. Suicide
    13,677
    5.52
    3,001
    0.83
    6. Alzheimers & Dementia
    12,661
    5.11
    4,538
    1.25
    7. Liver Cancer
    12,384
    5.00
    648
    0.18
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    11,986
    4.84
    6,444
    1.77
    9. Lung Disease
    10,362
    4.18
    4,495
    1.24
    10. Stomach Cancer
    10,183
    4.11
    796
    0.22
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,651
    3.89
    1,114
    0.31
    12. Kidney Disease
    6,964
    2.81
    2,636
    0.72
    13. Liver Disease
    6,513
    2.63
    6,137
    1.69
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    5,648
    2.28
    120
    0.03
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,479
    2.21
    19,058
    5.24
    16. Other Injuries
    4,269
    1.72
    6,426
    1.77
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    4,251
    1.72
    332
    0.09
    18. Hypertension
    3,604
    1.45
    4,096
    1.13
    19. Lymphomas
    2,930
    1.18
    692
    0.19
    20. Tuberculosis
    2,897
    1.17
    27,559
    7.58
    21. Falls
    2,468
    1.00
    4,058
    1.12
    22. Breast Cancer
    2,441
    0.99
    1,594
    0.44
    23. Asthma
    2,116
    0.85
    2,177
    0.60
    24. Prostate Cancer
    2,020
    0.82
    3,247
    0.89
    25. Leukemia
    1,843
    0.74
    408
    0.11
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,691
    0.68
    2,264
    0.62
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,577
    0.64
    587
    0.16
    28. Other Neoplasms
    1,507
    0.61
    789
    0.22
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    1,492
    0.60
    2,678
    0.74
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,317
    0.53
    1,722
    0.47
    31. Oral Cancer
    1,243
    0.50
    1,710
    0.47
    32. Cervical Cancer
    1,137
    0.46
    4,712
    1.30
    33. Ovary Cancer
    1,114
    0.45
    246
    0.07
    34. Alcohol
    875
    0.35
    628
    0.17
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    837
    0.34
    30,859
    8.49
    36. Hepatitis B
    778
    0.31
    1,177
    0.32
    37. Encephalitis
    758
    0.31
    330
    0.09
    38. Violence
    641
    0.26
    4,292
    1.18
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    624
    0.25
    10,253
    2.82
    40. Drownings
    595
    0.24
    3,136
    0.86
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    589
    0.24
    1,507
    0.41
    42. Skin Cancers
    580
    0.23
    343
    0.09
    43. Skin Disease
    539
    0.22
    1,672
    0.46
    44. Epilepsy
    491
    0.20
    1,290
    0.35
    45. Low Birth Weight
    428
    0.17
    13,487
    3.71
    46. Fires
    314
    0.13
    2,808
    0.77
    47. Uterin Cancer
    306
    0.12
    86
    0.02
    48. Anemia
    275
    0.11
    35
    0.01
    49. Poisonings
    259
    0.10
    1,496
    0.41
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    189
    0.08
    89
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Tanzania TANZANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.91
    45
    0.91
    182
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.15
    19
    2.19
    176
    3. Stomach Cancer
    12.27
    28
    3.12
    151
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.46
    63
    4.23
    152
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.75
    42
    0.49
    183
    6. Prostate Cancer
    6.44
    157
    36.89
    20
    7. Breast Cancer
    6.11
    175
    11.48
    138
    8. Lymphomas
    3.62
    138
    2.06
    173
    9. Cervical Cancer
    2.63
    149
    35.60
    5
    10. Leukemia
    2.61
    143
    1.17
    172
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.59
    163
    1.75
    175
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.03
    113
    9.91
    17
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    105
    2.45
    77
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.54
    169
    6.87
    21
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.71
    177
    0.72
    176
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.69
    154
    1.54
    99
    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.