Health Profile, Life Expectancy for South Korea

Health Profile, Life Expectancy for South Korea
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017; Health Profile for South Korea, life expectancy by history and age, demographic summary, health risks, cancer rank by type, world rankings, population dynamics, Causes of death in South Korea, death rates in South Korea.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 51,181,299 27
Sex ratio m / f 1.00 66
Population 0-14 13.2% 189
Population 15-64 72.7% 6
Population 65 + 14.1% 47
Birth rate / 1000 8.30 189
Death rate / 1000 6.00 145
Fertility rate 1.26 192
Infant mortality 3.00 185
Sex ratio at birth m / f 1.07 16
Sex ratio under 15 m / f 1.06 28
Sex ratio 15-64 m / f 1.05 24
Sex ratio 65 + m / f 0.74 130
Net migration 2.50 27
Population growth 0.50% 139
Literacy total 97.9% 63
Unemployment 3.8% 149
Life expectancy / birth 82.7 9
Healthy life expectancy 73.0 9
Gdp per capita usd $39,400 31

Health Risks Factors


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
Total World Rank
Alcohol Liters 10.2 38
Male Female World Rank
Smoking Percent 49.8 4.2 15 / 85
Male Female World Rank
Obesity Percent 4.4 4.8 156 / 188
Total World Rank
Happiness Score 5.88 56

Life Expectancy History South Korea

POOR GOOD
Male Female All M F All
1960 52.6 55.8 54.2 81 82 82
1970 58.7 65.1 61.8 80 68 73
1980 61.8 70.0 65.8 80 69 76
1990 67.3 75.5 71.3 59 41 49
2000 72.3 79.5 76.0 38 27 33
2010 77.2 84.0 80.7 24 8 15
2016 79.5 85.6 82.7 19 4 9

Life Expectancy By Age South Korea

POOR GOOD
Male Female M F
At Birth 79.5 85.6 19 4
Age 5 79.7 85.9 19 4
Age 10 79.8 85.9 19 4
Age 15 79.8 86.0 19 4
Age 20 79.9 86.0 19 4
Age 25 80.0 86.1 20 4
Age 30 80.1 86.2 20 4
Age 35 80.3 86.3 20 3
Age 40 80.5 86.4 20 3
Age 45 80.9 86.6 19 3
Age 50 81.3 86.8 19 3
Age 55 81.9 87.1 17 3
Age 60 82.7 87.4 17 4
Age 65 83.6 87.8 18 4
Age 70 84.6 88.2 28 5
Age 75 86.2 89.2 27 5
Age 80 88.3 90.5 30 9
Age 85 91.0 92.5 32 18

Causes of Death


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Stroke 34.98 155
Coronary Heart Disease 30.76 183
Suicide 24.21 10
Lung Cancers 23.65 43
Influenza and Pneumonia 19.84 131

Cancer Rank By Type


per 100,000 population POOR GOOD
CAUSES Rate World Rank
Lung Cancers 23.65 43
Liver Cancer 16.01 17
Stomach Cancer 14.05 25
Colon-Rectum Cancers 11.97 58

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.