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South Korea
COUNTRY #1
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Compare South Korea and Trinidad and Tobago 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.

Trinidad and Tobago
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
South Korea Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
           
    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
     
    61.8
    65.7
    63.7
    46
    51
    46
    1970
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
     
    63.5
    68.0
    65.7
    57
    56
    56
    1980
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
     
    66.4
    71.2
    68.7
    47
    62
    57
    1990
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
     
    67.5
    72.4
    69.9
    58
    76
    67
    2000
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
     
    65.6
    72.8
    69.1
    100
    94
    97
    2010
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
     
    67.1
    73.9
    70.4
    106
    103
    102
    2016
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
    68.2
    75.6
    71.8
    111
    99
    106
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    68.2
    75.6
    111
    99
    Age 5
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    69.6
    76.9
    115
    98
    Age 10
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    69.7
    77.0
    116
    99
    Age 15
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    69.8
    77.1
    117
    100
    Age 20
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    70.5
    77.2
    113
    101
    Age 25
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    71.7
    77.5
    107
    100
    Age 30
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    72.6
    77.7
    102
    100
    Age 35
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    73.4
    78.1
    93
    100
    Age 40
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    74.1
    78.5
    90
    97
    Age 45
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    74.8
    79.0
    89
    94
    Age 50
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    75.7
    79.6
    87
    93
    Age 55
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    76.8
    80.4
    85
    87
    Age 60
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    77.8
    81.2
    86
    88
    Age 65
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    79.4
    82.4
    86
    83
    Age 70
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    81.1
    83.7
    95
    82
    Age 75
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    83.0
    85.4
    118
    84
    Age 80
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    85.7
    87.5
    125
    86
    Age 85
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
    89.4
    90.6
    110
    86
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    32.37
    149
    70.31
    94
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    30.29
    183
    134.14
    82
    3. Lung Cancers
    22.91
    45
    10.05
    101
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.00
    114
    21.70
    111
    5. Suicide
    20.20
    10
    12.89
    44
    6. Liver Cancer
    15.15
    19
    3.38
    153
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.96
    142
    8.03
    153
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.90
    140
    115.58
    5
    9. Stomach Cancer
    12.27
    28
    4.00
    124
    10. Lung Disease
    11.73
    167
    14.12
    150
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.46
    63
    12.75
    54
    12. Liver Disease
    8.32
    141
    6.93
    154
    13. Kidney Disease
    8.06
    149
    15.92
    89
    14. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.98
    133
    16.37
    97
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    6.75
    42
    5.68
    54
    16. Prostate Cancer
    6.44
    157
    57.89
    6
    17. Breast Cancer
    6.11
    175
    25.57
    16
    18. Other Injuries
    5.13
    135
    7.70
    93
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    4.80
    2
    2.24
    91
    20. Hypertension
    4.01
    159
    18.37
    51
    21. Lymphomas
    3.62
    138
    6.99
    40
    22. Tuberculosis
    3.40
    100
    1.45
    122
    23. Falls
    3.15
    137
    2.45
    152
    24. Cervical Cancer
    2.63
    149
    13.62
    56
    25. Leukemia
    2.61
    143
    4.56
    48
    26. Ovary Cancer
    2.59
    163
    7.62
    8
    27. Asthma
    2.38
    111
    4.59
    80
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.03
    113
    1.28
    147
    29. Congenital Anomalies
    1.96
    181
    9.69
    43
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    1.92
    159
    13.91
    19
    31. Other Neoplasms
    1.83
    129
    6.35
    8
    32. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    105
    2.42
    80
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.74
    176
    5.40
    93
    34. Low Birth Weight
    1.70
    157
    9.15
    76
    35. Oral Cancer
    1.54
    169
    2.49
    116
    36. Alcohol
    1.17
    121
    1.60
    97
    37. Violence
    1.03
    159
    42.19
    4
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.98
    139
    1.70
    117
    39. Hepatitis B
    0.97
    56
    0.43
    94
    40. Encephalitis
    0.92
    79
    2.54
    14
    41. Drownings
    0.92
    155
    4.99
    68
    42. Epilepsy
    0.75
    162
    3.12
    34
    43. Uterin Cancer
    0.71
    177
    5.50
    10
    44. Skin Cancers
    0.69
    154
    0.59
    164
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.68
    169
    3.40
    86
    46. Skin Disease
    0.62
    139
    3.88
    56
    47. Fires
    0.46
    152
    1.34
    100
    48. Birth Trauma
    0.37
    171
    2.84
    91
    49. Poisonings
    0.36
    124
    0.24
    140
    50. Anemia
    0.31
    45
    3.16
    6
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    27,962
    11.29
    1,101
    10.14
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    26,172
    10.56
    2,137
    19.68
    3. Lung Cancers
    19,345
    7.81
    166
    1.53
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    18,632
    7.52
    323
    2.97
    5. Suicide
    13,677
    5.52
    186
    1.71
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12,661
    5.11
    123
    1.13
    7. Liver Cancer
    12,384
    5.00
    54
    0.50
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    11,986
    4.84
    1,860
    17.13
    9. Lung Disease
    10,362
    4.18
    221
    2.03
    10. Stomach Cancer
    10,183
    4.11
    64
    0.59
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,651
    3.89
    205
    1.89
    12. Kidney Disease
    6,964
    2.81
    252
    2.32
    13. Liver Disease
    6,513
    2.63
    113
    1.04
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    5,648
    2.28
    91
    0.84
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    5,479
    2.21
    231
    2.13
    16. Other Injuries
    4,269
    1.72
    116
    1.07
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    4,251
    1.72
    35
    0.32
    18. Hypertension
    3,604
    1.45
    291
    2.68
    19. Lymphomas
    2,930
    1.18
    110
    1.01
    20. Tuberculosis
    2,897
    1.17
    23
    0.21
    21. Falls
    2,468
    1.00
    37
    0.34
    22. Breast Cancer
    2,441
    0.99
    236
    2.17
    23. Asthma
    2,116
    0.85
    71
    0.65
    24. Prostate Cancer
    2,020
    0.82
    350
    3.22
    25. Leukemia
    1,843
    0.74
    66
    0.61
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,691
    0.68
    21
    0.19
    27. Bladder Cancer
    1,577
    0.64
    39
    0.36
    28. Other Neoplasms
    1,507
    0.61
    98
    0.90
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    1,492
    0.60
    212
    1.95
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,317
    0.53
    83
    0.76
    31. Oral Cancer
    1,243
    0.50
    41
    0.38
    32. Cervical Cancer
    1,137
    0.46
    120
    1.10
    33. Ovary Cancer
    1,114
    0.45
    67
    0.62
    34. Alcohol
    875
    0.35
    25
    0.23
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    837
    0.34
    25
    0.23
    36. Hepatitis B
    778
    0.31
    7
    0.06
    37. Encephalitis
    758
    0.31
    38
    0.35
    38. Violence
    641
    0.26
    576
    5.30
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    624
    0.25
    115
    1.06
    40. Drownings
    595
    0.24
    68
    0.63
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    589
    0.24
    54
    0.50
    42. Skin Cancers
    580
    0.23
    9
    0.08
    43. Skin Disease
    539
    0.22
    60
    0.55
    44. Epilepsy
    491
    0.20
    46
    0.42
    45. Low Birth Weight
    428
    0.17
    98
    0.90
    46. Fires
    314
    0.13
    19
    0.17
    47. Uterin Cancer
    306
    0.12
    49
    0.45
    48. Anemia
    275
    0.11
    49
    0.45
    49. Poisonings
    259
    0.10
    3
    0.03
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    189
    0.08
    13
    0.12
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      South Korea SOUTH KOREA   Trinidad and Tobago TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    22.91
    45
    10.05
    101
    2. Liver Cancer
    15.15
    19
    3.38
    153
    3. Stomach Cancer
    12.27
    28
    4.00
    124
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.46
    63
    12.75
    54
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    6.75
    42
    5.68
    54
    6. Prostate Cancer
    6.44
    157
    57.89
    6
    7. Breast Cancer
    6.11
    175
    25.57
    16
    8. Lymphomas
    3.62
    138
    6.99
    40
    9. Cervical Cancer
    2.63
    149
    13.62
    56
    10. Leukemia
    2.61
    143
    4.56
    48
    11. Ovary Cancer
    2.59
    163
    7.62
    8
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.03
    113
    1.28
    147
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.81
    105
    2.42
    80
    14. Oral Cancer
    1.54
    169
    2.49
    116
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.71
    177
    5.50
    10
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.69
    154
    0.59
    164
    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.