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|Title||Life Tables for Korea, 2017|
- In 2017, the life expectancy at birth stood at 82.7 years, rising by 0.3 year from 2016.
- When eliminating cancer from causes of death, the life expectancy at birth would rise by 3.8 years. When eliminating
heart diseases from causes of death, the life expectancy at birth would rise by 1.4 years.
- As for life expectancy at birth for metropolitan cities and provinces, in 2017, Seoul recorded the highest figure, which was
followed by Gyeonggi. Chungbuk recorded the lowest figure, which was followed by Gyeongnam.
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