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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 2014 updates, 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
    63.4
    61.7
    127
    127
    129
    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
    82.09
    98
    2. Lung Disease
    77.92
    4
    3. Stroke
    58.08
    121
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    54.48
    64
    5. Poisonings
    36.54
    1
    6. Other Injuries
    36.13
    7
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.10
    73
    8. Liver Disease
    22.51
    59
    9. Tuberculosis
    19.51
    50
    10. Kidney Disease
    18.85
    46
    11. Stomach Cancer
    18.64
    8
    12. Suicide
    17.61
    22
    13. Hypertension
    17.52
    83
    14. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16.80
    59
    15. Fires
    16.45
    7
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    15.69
    3
    17. Low Birth Weight
    14.94
    51
    18. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.53
    99
    19. Asthma
    11.18
    32
    20. Falls
    11.01
    38
    21. Birth Trauma
    10.38
    58
    22. HIV/AIDS
    8.90
    74
    23. Malnutrition
    8.72
    52
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.41
    74
    25. Cervical Cancer
    7.77
    87
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Lung Cancers
    7.42
    108
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    6.78
    75
    28. Oral Cancer
    6.50
    18
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.21
    29
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.03
    63
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.97
    42
    32. Epilepsy
    5.50
    45
    33. Drownings
    5.25
    64
    34. Liver Cancer
    5.08
    94
    35. Hepatitis B
    5.02
    9
    36. Ovary Cancer
    4.44
    80
    37. Pancreas Cancer
    3.73
    81
    38. Meningitis
    3.55
    68
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.30
    152
    40. Violence
    3.10
    112
    41. Encephalitis
    2.56
    20
    42. Maternal Conditions
    2.42
    69
    43. Breast Cancer
    2.12
    172
    44. Leukemia
    2.06
    139
    45. Skin Disease
    2.03
    79
    46. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.70
    129
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    96
    48. Other Neoplasms
    1.51
    128
    49. Syphilis
    1.27
    50
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.01
    144
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    395
    9.72
    2. Lung Disease
    354
    8.71
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    312
    7.69
    4. Stroke
    267
    6.56
    5. Poisonings
    248
    6.10
    6. Other Injuries
    239
    5.89
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    154
    3.80
    8. Liver Disease
    125
    3.07
    9. Suicide
    119
    2.92
    10. Low Birth Weight
    118
    2.90
    11. Fires
    115
    2.84
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    108
    2.65
    13. Kidney Disease
    103
    2.54
    14. Tuberculosis
    103
    2.53
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    101
    2.49
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    96
    2.36
    17. Stomach Cancer
    89
    2.19
    18. Hypertension
    84
    2.05
    19. Birth Trauma
    82
    2.02
    20. Falls
    62
    1.53
    21. HIV/AIDS
    60
    1.48
    22. Asthma
    54
    1.33
    23. Malnutrition
    49
    1.22
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    45
    1.10
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    40
    0.98
      Deaths %
    26. Lung Cancers
    38
    0.94
    27. Drownings
    38
    0.93
    28. Oral Cancer
    33
    0.81
    29. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    33
    0.80
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    31
    0.77
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    31
    0.76
    32. Epilepsy
    30
    0.75
    33. Hepatitis B
    29
    0.71
    34. Liver Cancer
    25
    0.61
    35. Violence
    23
    0.56
    36. Meningitis
    23
    0.56
    37. Cervical Cancer
    19
    0.47
    38. Maternal Conditions
    18
    0.45
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    18
    0.45
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18
    0.44
    41. Encephalitis
    17
    0.41
    42. Leukemia
    12
    0.28
    43. Skin Disease
    11
    0.27
    44. Syphilis
    10
    0.26
    45. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.25
    46. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9
    0.21
    47. Other Neoplasms
    8
    0.19
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    7
    0.17
    49. Bladder Cancer
    6
    0.14
    50. Breast Cancer
    5
    0.13
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    18.64
    8
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.77
    87
    3. Lung Cancers
    7.42
    108
    4. Oral Cancer
    6.50
    18
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.21
    29
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.08
    94
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.44
    80
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    3.73
    81
      Rate World Rank
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.30
    152
    10. Breast Cancer
    2.12
    172
    11. Leukemia
    2.06
    139
    12. Lymphomas
    1.01
    171
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.01
    144
    14. Prostate Cancer
    0.83
    172
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.48
    159
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.35
    170
     
     
    Bhutan BHUTAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    1.1
    162
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    4.9
    8.8
    145
    164
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.196
    79

     
    Bhutan BHUTAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    750,125
    160
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.09
    8
    Population 0-14
    26.3 %
    96
    Population 15-64
    67.5 %
    58
    Population 65 +
    6.2 %
    96
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.50
    101
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.60
    125
    Fertility Rate
    1.93
    118
    Infant Mortality
    33.90
    58
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    58
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    94
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.11
    10
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.10
    4
    Net Migration
    0.00
    56
    Population Growth
    1.09 %
    95
    Literacy Total
    52.8 %
    177
    Literacy Male
    73.1 %
    125
    Literacy Female
    55.0 %
    129
    Unemployment
    2.6 %
    162
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    69.8
    114
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    61.2
    120
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $8,200
    118
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.