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Compare Ukraine 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
     
      Ukraine UKRAINE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    66.2
    72.6
    69.3
    25
    19
    19
     
    52.6
    55.8
    54.2
    81
    82
    82
    1970
    65.8
    74.0
    69.8
    39
    21
    33
     
    58.7
    65.1
    61.8
    80
    68
    73
    1980
    64.6
    74.0
    69.2
    64
    39
    52
     
    61.8
    70.0
    65.8
    80
    69
    76
    1990
    65.6
    74.9
    70.1
    83
    51
    63
     
    67.3
    75.5
    71.3
    59
    41
    49
    2000
    62.0
    73.2
    67.5
    118
    90
    106
     
    72.3
    79.5
    76.0
    38
    27
    33
    2010
    64.7
    74.8
    69.8
    120
    96
    107
     
    77.2
    84.0
    80.7
    24
    8
    15
    2016
    67.6
    77.1
    72.5
    116
    86
    99
     
    79.5
    85.6
    82.7
    19
    4
    9
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ukraine UKRAINE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    67.6
    77.1
    116
    86
     
    79.5
    85.6
    19
    4
    Age 5
    68.4
    77.8
    128
    91
     
    79.7
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 10
    68.4
    77.9
    135
    91
     
    79.8
    85.9
    19
    4
    Age 15
    68.5
    77.9
    136
    91
     
    79.8
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 20
    68.7
    78.0
    137
    92
     
    79.9
    86.0
    19
    4
    Age 25
    69.0
    78.2
    142
    93
     
    80.0
    86.1
    20
    4
    Age 30
    69.5
    78.3
    146
    93
     
    80.1
    86.2
    20
    4
    Age 35
    70.1
    78.6
    146
    93
     
    80.3
    86.3
    20
    3
    Age 40
    70.9
    78.9
    147
    91
     
    80.5
    86.4
    20
    3
    Age 45
    71.9
    79.4
    142
    89
     
    80.9
    86.6
    19
    3
    Age 50
    73.0
    79.9
    139
    87
     
    81.3
    86.8
    19
    3
    Age 55
    74.5
    80.5
    138
    85
     
    81.9
    87.1
    17
    3
    Age 60
    76.2
    81.2
    134
    86
     
    82.7
    87.4
    17
    4
    Age 65
    78.3
    82.2
    122
    90
     
    83.6
    87.8
    18
    4
    Age 70
    80.5
    83.4
    119
    89
     
    84.6
    88.2
    28
    5
    Age 75
    83.5
    85.3
    90
    87
     
    86.2
    89.2
    27
    5
    Age 80
    86.6
    87.4
    84
    87
     
    88.3
    90.5
    30
    9
    Age 85
    89.9
    90.3
    85
    97
     
    91.0
    92.5
    32
    18
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ukraine UKRAINE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    395.73
    2
     
    30.76
    183
    2. Stroke
    118.81
    45
     
    34.98
    155
    3. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    54
     
    23.65
    43
    4. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    48
     
    5.89
    177
    5. HIV/AIDS
    20.03
    52
     
    0.20
    152
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.43
    22
     
    11.97
    58
    7. Suicide
    16.83
    21
     
    24.21
    10
    8. Drug Use
    15.93
    1
     
    0.21
    178
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.78
    11
     
    1.67
    177
    10. Prostate Cancer
    14.73
    103
     
    5.62
    158
    11. Stomach Cancer
    12.39
    32
     
    14.05
    25
    12. Tuberculosis
    12.38
    69
     
    4.26
    98
    13. Other Injuries
    11.52
    60
     
    5.32
    139
    14. Lung Disease
    11.11
    168
     
    10.48
    171
    15. Drownings
    10.24
    22
     
    1.06
    149
    16. War
    9.41
    9
     
    0.00
    144
    17. Falls
    9.25
    51
     
    3.26
    132
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.11
    131
     
    9.05
    132
    19. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.02
    171
     
    19.84
    131
    20. Cervical Cancer
    6.65
    105
     
    2.70
    146
    21. Ovary Cancer
    6.51
    28
     
    2.53
    161
    22. Oral Cancer
    6.38
    26
     
    1.50
    152
    23. Uterin Cancer
    6.16
    9
     
    0.71
    171
    24. Alcohol
    6.00
    14
     
    1.17
    119
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.81
    57
     
    6.62
    44
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    5.81
    131
     
    1.79
    181
    27. Hypertension
    5.31
    151
     
    4.32
    158
    28. Fires
    5.25
    41
     
    0.45
    157
    29. Violence
    5.18
    92
     
    1.75
    144
    30. Kidney Disease
    3.98
    180
     
    8.08
    146
    31. Low Birth Weight
    3.84
    136
     
    1.99
    156
    32. Leukemia
    3.55
    107
     
    2.64
    137
    33. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.55
    181
     
    16.26
    132
    34. Lymphomas
    3.10
    134
     
    3.54
    127
    35. Liver Cancer
    3.04
    160
     
    16.01
    17
    36. Bladder Cancer
    2.94
    60
     
    1.84
    97
    37. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.67
    176
     
    13.67
    130
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.65
    84
     
    2.11
    102
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2.37
    86
     
    0.26
    180
    40. Poisonings
    2.29
    43
     
    0.41
    133
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    63
     
    0.66
    147
    42. Asthma
    1.36
    132
     
    2.37
    113
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.18
    136
     
    0.35
    174
    44. Epilepsy
    0.95
    150
     
    0.74
    165
    45. Liver Disease
    0.70
    182
     
    8.82
    136
    46. Meningitis
    0.67
    118
     
    0.10
    178
    47. Encephalitis
    0.50
    105
     
    0.28
    147
    48. Maternal Conditions
    0.37
    119
     
    0.10
    153
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.35
    43
     
    0.04
    177
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.35
    168
     
    1.26
    137
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Ukraine UKRAINE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    346,205
    53.56
     
    25,047
    10.22
    2. Stroke
    103,575
    16.02
     
    28,533
    11.65
    3. Lung Cancers
    16,080
    2.49
     
    19,048
    7.78
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13,955
    2.16
     
    9,555
    3.90
    5. HIV/AIDS
    9,823
    1.52
     
    134
    0.05
    6. Stomach Cancer
    9,429
    1.46
     
    11,054
    4.51
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    9,291
    1.44
     
    1,195
    0.49
    8. Lung Disease
    9,086
    1.41
     
    8,739
    3.57
    9. Breast Cancer
    9,024
    1.40
     
    2,221
    0.91
    10. Suicide
    9,024
    1.40
     
    16,078
    6.56
    11. Drug Use
    8,139
    1.26
     
    148
    0.06
    12. Tuberculosis
    6,636
    1.03
     
    3,406
    1.39
    13. Other Injuries
    6,411
    0.99
     
    4,183
    1.71
    14. Falls
    5,458
    0.84
     
    2,417
    0.99
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5,292
    0.82
     
    16,514
    6.74
    16. Drownings
    5,017
    0.78
     
    662
    0.27
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    4,538
    0.70
     
    5,269
    2.15
    18. Hypertension
    4,521
    0.70
     
    3,626
    1.48
    19. Oral Cancer
    4,451
    0.69
     
    1,159
    0.47
    20. Prostate Cancer
    4,443
    0.69
     
    1,877
    0.77
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    4,361
    0.67
     
    6,040
    2.47
    22. War
    4,223
    0.65
     
    0
    0.00
    23. Alcohol
    3,461
    0.54
     
    833
    0.34
    24. Fires
    3,136
    0.49
     
    300
    0.12
    25. Kidney Disease
    2,931
    0.45
     
    6,582
    2.69
    26. Ovary Cancer
    2,777
    0.43
     
    1,028
    0.42
    27. Violence
    2,680
    0.41
     
    1,029
    0.42
    28. Cervical Cancer
    2,653
    0.41
     
    1,113
    0.45
    29. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,514
    0.39
     
    13,250
    5.41
    30. Bladder Cancer
    2,471
    0.38
     
    1,520
    0.62
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2,463
    0.38
     
    11,573
    4.72
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2,457
    0.38
     
    295
    0.12
    33. Leukemia
    2,430
    0.38
     
    1,784
    0.73
    34. Liver Cancer
    2,293
    0.35
     
    12,373
    5.05
    35. Lymphomas
    2,147
    0.33
     
    2,732
    1.12
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,915
    0.30
     
    1,686
    0.69
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    1,848
    0.29
     
    590
    0.24
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,539
    0.24
     
    208
    0.08
    39. Skin Cancers
    1,415
    0.22
     
    529
    0.22
    40. Poisonings
    1,331
    0.21
     
    290
    0.12
    41. Low Birth Weight
    1,065
    0.16
     
    514
    0.21
    42. Asthma
    979
    0.15
     
    1,973
    0.81
    43. Liver Disease
    459
    0.07
     
    6,500
    2.65
    44. Meningitis
    375
    0.06
     
    60
    0.02
    45. Epilepsy
    367
    0.06
     
    470
    0.19
    46. Birth Trauma
    327
    0.05
     
    90
    0.04
    47. Encephalitis
    256
    0.04
     
    158
    0.06
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    191
    0.03
     
    27
    0.01
    49. Maternal Conditions
    149
    0.02
     
    55
    0.02
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    146
    0.02
     
    1,023
    0.42
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Ukraine UKRAINE   South Korea SOUTH KOREA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    21.17
    54
     
    23.65
    43
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.79
    48
     
    5.89
    177
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    17.43
    22
     
    11.97
    58
    4. Prostate Cancer
    14.73
    103
     
    5.62
    158
    5. Stomach Cancer
    12.39
    32
     
    14.05
    25
    6. Cervical Cancer
    6.65
    105
     
    2.70
    146
    7. Ovary Cancer
    6.51
    28
     
    2.53
    161
    8. Oral Cancer
    6.38
    26
     
    1.50
    152
    9. Uterin Cancer
    6.16
    9
     
    0.71
    171
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    5.81
    57
     
    6.62
    44
    11. Leukemia
    3.55
    107
     
    2.64
    137
    12. Lymphomas
    3.10
    134
     
    3.54
    127
    13. Liver Cancer
    3.04
    160
     
    16.01
    17
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.94
    60
     
    1.84
    97
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.65
    84
     
    2.11
    102
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.93
    63
     
    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.