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South Korea and North Korea took dramatically different paths following the end of fighting in the Korean War in The two Koreas are separated by the demilitarized zone, a four-kilometer wide strip running along the 38th parallel which splits the Korean peninsula roughly in half. The North continues to face challenges in food and nutrition among other difficulties. Long dominated by the Kim dynasty, North Korea is one of the most isolated countries in the world. Kim Jong-un's military dictatorship keeps tight control of the economy , including almost all aspects of production and distribution.
The life expectancy of a population largely depends on the income and standard of living within a country. In Asia , there is a considerable disparity between the average life expectancies of the developed and developing economies across the continent. Japan has the highest life expectancy in Asia at Afghanistan has the lowest life expectancy at