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HEALTH PROFILE : Bangladesh

Bangladesh
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Bangladesh

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bangladesh including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Bangladesh BANGLADESH LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.0
    39.9
    40.5
    136
    153
    144
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
    2015
    70.6
    73.1
    71.8
    90
    113
    102
     
     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.6
    73.1
    90
    113
    Age 5
    73.5
    75.7
    70
    109
    Age 10
    73.8
    76.0
    68
    109
    Age 15
    74.0
    76.1
    68
    109
    Age 20
    74.2
    76.3
    68
    108
    Age 25
    74.4
    76.5
    69
    109
    Age 30
    74.7
    76.7
    72
    109
    Age 35
    75.0
    77.0
    76
    109
    Age 40
    75.3
    77.2
    76
    108
    Age 45
    75.8
    77.5
    76
    109
    Age 50
    76.4
    77.9
    76
    112
    Age 55
    77.4
    78.5
    74
    115
    Age 60
    78.6
    79.4
    76
    115
    Age 65
    80.5
    81.1
    65
    103
    Age 70
    82.4
    82.9
    63
    96
    Age 75
    85.6
    86.2
    45
    66
    Age 80
    88.4
    88.8
    22
    57
    Age 85
    91.9
    92.2
    4
    22
    Age 90
    95.6
    95.8
    3
    14
    Age 95
    99.5
    99.7
    2
    7
    Age 100
    103.6
    103.8
    2
    4
     
     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    125.64
    34
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.99
    104
    3. Lung Disease
    69.07
    6
    4. Tuberculosis
    61.12
    23
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.08
    57
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.99
    125
    7. Liver Disease
    19.16
    75
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16.57
    60
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.56
    103
    10. Kidney Disease
    14.04
    94
    11. Low Birth Weight
    13.63
    50
    12. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    13. Drownings
    12.94
    8
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    15. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    18. Asthma
    11.32
    56
    19. Birth Trauma
    10.29
    52
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.17
    152
    21. Hypertension
    9.00
    122
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.26
    96
    23. Suicide
    5.98
    139
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.82
    50
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Falls
    5.26
    91
    27. Malnutrition
    4.52
    67
    28. Other Injuries
    3.94
    165
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    30. Epilepsy
    3.65
    44
    31. Violence
    3.03
    125
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.98
    138
    33. Skin Disease
    2.96
    63
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
    35. Maternal Conditions
    2.61
    68
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    37. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    38. Drug Use
    2.16
    53
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.99
    89
    40. Hepatitis B
    1.71
    38
    41. Syphilis
    1.54
    45
    42. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    43. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    139
    45. Encephalitis
    1.42
    39
    46. Fires
    1.32
    107
    47. Meningitis
    1.18
    92
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    49. Appendicitis
    0.97
    64
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
     
     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    128,190
    16.27
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    112,791
    14.31
    3. Tuberculosis
    69,079
    8.77
    4. Lung Disease
    68,462
    8.69
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40,142
    5.09
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    30,354
    3.85
    7. Low Birth Weight
    23,582
    2.99
    8. Liver Disease
    22,346
    2.84
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,660
    2.62
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19,951
    2.53
    11. Drownings
    19,102
    2.42
    12. Birth Trauma
    17,799
    2.26
    13. Kidney Disease
    15,336
    1.95
    14. Oral Cancer
    15,010
    1.90
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    13,873
    1.76
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    13,001
    1.65
    17. Lung Cancers
    12,075
    1.53
    18. Asthma
    11,794
    1.50
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,917
    1.26
    20. Hypertension
    9,422
    1.20
    21. Suicide
    8,879
    1.13
    22. Breast Cancer
    7,736
    0.98
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6,717
    0.85
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6,387
    0.81
    25. Stomach Cancer
    6,125
    0.78
      Deaths %
    26. Falls
    6,046
    0.77
    27. Epilepsy
    5,740
    0.73
    28. Other Injuries
    5,146
    0.65
    29. Malnutrition
    5,033
    0.64
    30. Violence
    4,627
    0.59
    31. Maternal Conditions
    4,544
    0.58
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,529
    0.45
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,402
    0.43
    34. Skin Disease
    3,093
    0.39
    35. Liver Cancer
    2,926
    0.37
    36. Lymphomas
    2,705
    0.34
    37. Syphilis
    2,538
    0.32
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,490
    0.32
    39. Drug Use
    2,394
    0.30
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2,299
    0.29
    41. Leukemia
    2,039
    0.26
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,876
    0.24
    43. Encephalitis
    1,861
    0.24
    44. Meningitis
    1,835
    0.23
    45. Other Neoplasms
    1,770
    0.22
    46. Fires
    1,701
    0.22
    47. Appendicitis
    1,117
    0.14
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1,039
    0.13
    49. Leishmaniasis
    988
    0.13
    50. Inflammatory/Heart
    914
    0.12
     
     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    10. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    12. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.66
    174
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.25
    182
     
     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    N/D
    187
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    39.8
    0.7
    47
    120
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    2.3
    5.0
    183
    185
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.50
    109

     
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    157,826,578
    8
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    124
    Population 0-14
    27.8%
    80
    Population 15-64
    66.0%
    81
    Population 65 +
    6.2%
    99
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.80
    84
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.40
    156
    Fertility Rate
    2.17
    94
    Infant Mortality
    31.70
    61
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    129
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    131
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    161
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    26
    Net Migration
    -3.10
    155
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    100
    Literacy Total
    72.8%
    154
    Literacy Male
    75.6%
    126
    Literacy Female
    69.9%
    115
    Unemployment
    4.1%
    140
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    71.8
    102
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.4
    112
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $4,200
    144
     
     
     

    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.