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HEALTH PROFILE : Bhutan

Bhutan
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Bhutan

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bhutan 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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    Bhutan BHUTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    158
    159
    158
    1970
    40.2
    41.7
    40.9
    159
    160
    159
    1980
    45.6
    47.8
    46.7
    155
    156
    157
    1990
    51.6
    54.7
    53.1
    153
    152
    154
    2000
    60.0
    60.3
    60.2
    128
    138
    132
    2010
    67.7
    68.2
    67.9
    100
    128
    120
    2015
    69.5
    70.1
    69.8
    97
    127
    114
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    69.5
    70.1
    97
    127
    Age 5
    72.1
    72.2
    89
    131
    Age 10
    72.8
    72.6
    82
    131
    Age 15
    73.2
    72.9
    77
    130
    Age 20
    73.5
    73.3
    77
    129
    Age 25
    73.9
    73.8
    78
    130
    Age 30
    74.5
    74.3
    75
    127
    Age 35
    75.1
    74.9
    69
    126
    Age 40
    76.0
    75.7
    63
    122
    Age 45
    76.9
    76.6
    54
    116
    Age 50
    78.0
    77.6
    53
    115
    Age 55
    79.2
    78.9
    45
    107
    Age 60
    80.5
    80.4
    42
    94
    Age 65
    82.0
    82.2
    42
    88
    Age 70
    83.8
    84.2
    40
    72
    Age 75
    85.9
    86.6
    33
    57
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.4
    21
    40
    Age 85
    91.5
    92.6
    11
    16
    Age 90
    94.9
    96.1
    9
    9
    Age 95
    98.7
    99.8
    9
    4
    Age 100
    102.9
    103.9
    8
    3
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    151.69
    48
    2. Lung Disease
    71.93
    5
    3. Stroke
    65.88
    118
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.00
    46
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    44.36
    79
    6. Kidney Disease
    30.26
    28
    7. Liver Disease
    27.54
    40
    8. Tuberculosis
    20.00
    57
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.90
    57
    10. Stomach Cancer
    17.89
    7
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.87
    98
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.91
    100
    13. Hypertension
    13.38
    94
    14. HIV/AIDS
    12.53
    66
    15. Low Birth Weight
    12.17
    60
    16. Suicide
    12.16
    59
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    12.13
    38
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.82
    2
    19. Falls
    9.98
    45
    20. Asthma
    9.43
    66
    21. Other Injuries
    9.11
    79
    22. Cervical Cancer
    7.71
    94
    23. Oral Cancer
    6.69
    22
    24. Birth Trauma
    6.67
    69
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.59
    28
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Lung Cancers
    6.27
    127
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.59
    55
    28. Fires
    5.49
    40
    29. Liver Cancer
    5.24
    93
    30. Drownings
    5.09
    74
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    4.79
    104
    32. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    86
    33. Meningitis
    3.99
    58
    34. Hepatitis B
    3.56
    4
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.38
    165
    36. Encephalitis
    3.38
    2
    37. Leukemia
    3.31
    114
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.63
    67
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.25
    171
    40. Breast Cancer
    2.24
    183
    41. Epilepsy
    2.21
    73
    42. Drug Use
    2.19
    50
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    122
    44. Malnutrition
    1.69
    93
    45. Tetanus
    1.62
    34
    46. Skin Disease
    1.52
    97
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.48
    137
    48. Appendicitis
    1.42
    34
    49. Violence
    1.40
    152
    50. Skin Cancers
    1.23
    104
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    802
    18.59
    2. Lung Disease
    373
    8.65
    3. Stroke
    355
    8.23
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    276
    6.40
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    248
    5.75
    6. Liver Disease
    176
    4.08
    7. Kidney Disease
    175
    4.06
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    125
    2.90
    9. Tuberculosis
    116
    2.69
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    116
    2.69
    11. HIV/AIDS
    98
    2.27
    12. Stomach Cancer
    93
    2.16
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    92
    2.13
    14. Low Birth Weight
    91
    2.11
    15. Suicide
    91
    2.11
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    80
    1.85
    17. Hypertension
    75
    1.74
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    71
    1.65
    19. Other Injuries
    66
    1.53
    20. Falls
    63
    1.46
    21. Asthma
    57
    1.32
    22. Birth Trauma
    50
    1.16
    23. Fires
    42
    0.97
    24. Drownings
    39
    0.90
    25. Oral Cancer
    36
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.81
    27. Lung Cancers
    34
    0.79
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    33
    0.76
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    0.72
    30. Liver Cancer
    28
    0.65
    31. Meningitis
    27
    0.63
    32. Encephalitis
    24
    0.56
    33. Hepatitis B
    24
    0.56
    34. Maternal Conditions
    23
    0.53
    35. Leukemia
    21
    0.49
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20
    0.46
    37. Cervical Cancer
    20
    0.46
    38. Drug Use
    17
    0.39
    39. Epilepsy
    16
    0.37
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.37
    41. Violence
    12
    0.28
    42. Tetanus
    11
    0.25
    43. Malnutrition
    10
    0.23
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.23
    45. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.23
    46. Other Neoplasms
    9
    0.21
    47. Appendicitis
    9
    0.21
    48. Skin Disease
    9
    0.21
    49. Poisonings
    7
    0.16
    50. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.14
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    17.89
    7
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.71
    94
    3. Oral Cancer
    6.69
    22
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.59
    28
    5. Lung Cancers
    6.27
    127
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.24
    93
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    86
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.38
    165
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.31
    114
    10. Breast Cancer
    2.24
    183
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    122
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.23
    104
    13. Lymphomas
    1.13
    181
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.94
    158
    15. Prostate Cancer
    0.50
    183
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.00
    182
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.5
    177
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    4.7
    8.5
    150
    170
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.01
    93

     
    Bhutan BHUTAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    758,288
    159
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.09
    9
    Population 0-14
    25.8%
    99
    Population 15-64
    67.9%
    54
    Population 65 +
    6.3%
    97
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.30
    102
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.50
    126
    Fertility Rate
    1.90
    120
    Infant Mortality
    32.10
    58
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    67
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    93
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.11
    11
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.09
    5
    Net Migration
    0.00
    61
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    91
    Literacy Total
    64.9%
    162
    Literacy Male
    73.1%
    129
    Literacy Female
    55.0%
    132
    Unemployment
    2.5%
    160
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    69.8
    114
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    61.2
    120
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $8,200
    119
     
     
     

    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.