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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 Macedonia 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 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 Timor-Leste 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    33.4
    34.6
    34.0
    167
    169
    168
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    38.3
    39.7
    39.0
    166
    165
    166
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    35.5
    37.4
    36.4
    176
    176
    176
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    46.1
    47.7
    46.9
    167
    174
    171
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    57.3
    60.1
    58.7
    136
    139
    137
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    65.5
    68.4
    66.9
    114
    127
    124
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    66.8
    70.4
    68.6
    123
    127
    127
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    66.8
    70.4
    123
    127
     
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    70.5
    73.8
    104
    122
     
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    71.0
    74.2
    101
    122
     
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    71.1
    74.3
    102
    122
     
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    71.4
    74.6
    102
    122
     
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    71.8
    74.9
    105
    123
     
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    72.2
    75.1
    107
    123
     
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    72.5
    75.3
    109
    123
     
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    72.9
    75.6
    112
    127
     
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    73.4
    75.9
    117
    129
     
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    74.1
    76.4
    121
    135
     
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    75.0
    77.0
    129
    143
     
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    76.2
    78.0
    132
    145
     
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    77.8
    79.3
    139
    144
     
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.0
    147
    151
     
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    82.4
    83.2
    152
    150
     
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    85.4
    86.0
    149
    147
     
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    88.9
    89.3
    150
    145
     
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Tuberculosis
    142.15
    4
     
    4.26
    98
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    122.96
    86
     
    30.76
    183
    3. Stroke
    102.11
    66
     
    34.98
    155
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    71.87
    55
     
    19.84
    131
    5. Lung Disease
    30.82
    45
     
    10.48
    171
    6. Lung Cancers
    24.16
    40
     
    23.65
    43
    7. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.64
    75
     
    13.67
    130
    8. Asthma
    19.55
    14
     
    2.37
    113
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.34
    84
     
    9.05
    132
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    18.49
    121
     
    16.26
    132
    11. Kidney Disease
    18.43
    72
     
    8.08
    146
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    17.87
    58
     
    1.26
    137
    13. Breast Cancer
    17.19
    87
     
    5.89
    177
    14. Birth Trauma
    16.50
    29
     
    0.35
    174
    15. Liver Disease
    14.90
    91
     
    8.82
    136
    16. Prostate Cancer
    14.01
    112
     
    5.62
    158
    17. Hypertension
    13.23
    96
     
    4.32
    158
    18. Low Birth Weight
    12.56
    58
     
    1.99
    156
    19. Drownings
    10.75
    20
     
    1.06
    149
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    10.33
    60
     
    1.79
    181
    21. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.66
    77
     
    11.97
    58
    22. Oral Cancer
    9.42
    6
     
    1.50
    152
    23. Suicide
    9.33
    102
     
    24.21
    10
    24. Other Injuries
    8.17
    93
     
    5.32
    139
    25. Maternal Conditions
    7.70
    44
     
    0.10
    153
    26. Cervical Cancer
    7.65
    95
     
    2.70
    146
    27. Lymphomas
    6.61
    50
     
    3.54
    127
    28. Falls
    6.44
    73
     
    3.26
    132
    29. Liver Cancer
    6.12
    75
     
    16.01
    17
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.12
    60
     
    0.76
    163
    31. Violence
    4.48
    101
     
    1.75
    144
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.39
    124
     
    1.67
    177
    33. Leukemia
    4.21
    72
     
    2.64
    137
    34. Meningitis
    4.20
    56
     
    0.10
    178
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.09
    54
     
    0.26
    180
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    4.07
    116
     
    1.98
    162
    37. Ovary Cancer
    4.01
    99
     
    2.53
    161
    38. Pancreas Cancer
    3.54
    92
     
    6.62
    44
    39. Uterin Cancer
    3.34
    43
     
    0.71
    171
    40. Fires
    3.20
    65
     
    0.45
    157
    41. Pertussis
    2.77
    9
     
    0.00
    172
    42. Stomach Cancer
    2.13
    173
     
    14.05
    25
    43. Malnutrition
    2.10
    88
     
    0.11
    152
    44. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    100
     
    1.84
    97
    45. Alcohol
    1.75
    83
     
    1.17
    119
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.69
    114
     
    2.11
    102
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    85
     
    0.66
    147
    48. Encephalitis
    1.53
    34
     
    0.28
    147
    49. Leprosy
    1.37
    4
     
    0.03
    89
    50. Measles
    1.29
    33
     
    0.00
    104
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Tuberculosis
    1,103
    14.68
     
    3,406
    1.39
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    886
    11.79
     
    16,514
    6.74
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    822
    10.94
     
    25,047
    10.22
    4. Stroke
    688
    9.16
     
    28,533
    11.65
    5. Birth Trauma
    380
    5.06
     
    90
    0.04
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    308
    4.10
     
    1,023
    0.42
    7. Low Birth Weight
    289
    3.85
     
    514
    0.21
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    218
    2.90
     
    590
    0.24
    9. Lung Disease
    217
    2.89
     
    8,739
    3.57
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    208
    2.77
     
    6,040
    2.47
    11. Lung Cancers
    166
    2.21
     
    19,048
    7.78
    12. Drownings
    148
    1.97
     
    662
    0.27
    13. Asthma
    144
    1.92
     
    1,973
    0.81
    14. Kidney Disease
    131
    1.74
     
    6,582
    2.69
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    127
    1.69
     
    13,250
    5.41
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    124
    1.65
     
    11,573
    4.72
    17. Other Injuries
    110
    1.46
     
    4,183
    1.71
    18. Liver Disease
    107
    1.42
     
    6,500
    2.65
    19. Hypertension
    89
    1.18
     
    3,626
    1.48
    20. Suicide
    84
    1.12
     
    16,078
    6.56
    21. Maternal Conditions
    73
    0.97
     
    55
    0.02
    22. Oral Cancer
    67
    0.89
     
    1,159
    0.47
    23. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    67
    0.89
     
    9,555
    3.90
    24. Meningitis
    66
    0.88
     
    60
    0.02
    25. Pertussis
    63
    0.84
     
    0
    0.00
    26. Breast Cancer
    59
    0.79
     
    2,221
    0.91
    27. Falls
    55
    0.73
     
    2,417
    0.99
    28. Violence
    53
    0.71
     
    1,029
    0.42
    29. Lymphomas
    48
    0.64
     
    2,732
    1.12
    30. Liver Cancer
    43
    0.57
     
    12,373
    5.05
    31. Prostate Cancer
    41
    0.55
     
    1,877
    0.77
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    40
    0.53
     
    1,458
    0.60
    33. Inflammatory/Heart
    40
    0.53
     
    1,195
    0.49
    34. Fires
    38
    0.51
     
    300
    0.12
    35. Leukemia
    37
    0.49
     
    1,784
    0.73
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    35
    0.47
     
    624
    0.25
    37. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    0.44
     
    208
    0.08
    38. Cervical Cancer
    26
    0.35
     
    1,113
    0.45
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    24
    0.32
     
    5,269
    2.15
    40. Measles
    21
    0.28
     
    0
    0.00
    41. Malnutrition
    20
    0.27
     
    91
    0.04
    42. Encephalitis
    18
    0.24
     
    158
    0.06
    43. Syphilis
    17
    0.23
     
    25
    0.01
    44. Stomach Cancer
    15
    0.20
     
    11,054
    4.51
    45. Ovary Cancer
    14
    0.19
     
    1,028
    0.42
    46. Epilepsy
    14
    0.19
     
    470
    0.19
    47. Alcohol
    13
    0.17
     
    833
    0.34
    48. Tetanus
    12
    0.16
     
    8
    0.00
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    12
    0.16
     
    1,686
    0.69
    50. Uterin Cancer
    12
    0.16
     
    295
    0.12
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Timor-Leste TIMOR-LESTE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    24.16
    40
     
    23.65
    43
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.19
    87
     
    5.89
    177
    3. Prostate Cancer
    14.01
    112
     
    5.62
    158
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.66
    77
     
    11.97
    58
    5. Oral Cancer
    9.42
    6
     
    1.50
    152
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.65
    95
     
    2.70
    146
    7. Lymphomas
    6.61
    50
     
    3.54
    127
    8. Liver Cancer
    6.12
    75
     
    16.01
    17
    9. Leukemia
    4.21
    72
     
    2.64
    137
    10. Ovary Cancer
    4.01
    99
     
    2.53
    161
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    3.54
    92
     
    6.62
    44
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.34
    43
     
    0.71
    171
    13. Stomach Cancer
    2.13
    173
     
    14.05
    25
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    100
     
    1.84
    97
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.69
    114
     
    2.11
    102
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    85
     
    0.66
    147
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.