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Bolivia
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Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
Bolivia

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bolivia 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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    Bolivia BOLIVIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    45.0
    42.8
    138
    129
    130
    1970
    43.9
    48.3
    46.1
    142
    137
    140
    1980
    50.4
    54.4
    52.4
    136
    135
    135
    1990
    57.2
    60.7
    58.9
    132
    130
    133
    2000
    61.1
    65.2
    63.1
    122
    123
    122
    2010
    66.4
    71.1
    68.7
    111
    117
    114
    2015
    68.2
    73.3
    70.7
    103
    110
    108
     
     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.3
    103
    110
    Age 5
    71.2
    75.9
    96
    108
    Age 10
    71.8
    76.4
    93
    105
    Age 15
    72.2
    76.8
    92
    101
    Age 20
    72.8
    77.1
    88
    99
    Age 25
    73.5
    77.5
    81
    95
    Age 30
    74.3
    78.0
    78
    91
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.4
    74
    90
    Age 40
    75.9
    79.0
    64
    85
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.6
    59
    81
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.4
    56
    73
    Age 55
    78.9
    81.3
    52
    72
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.5
    48
    62
    Age 65
    81.8
    83.9
    44
    55
    Age 70
    83.7
    85.7
    42
    48
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.6
    36
    40
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    23
    23
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.7
    19
    14
    Age 90
    94.5
    95.9
    21
    12
    Age 95
    98.1
    99.0
    31
    14
    Age 100
    101.8
    102.1
    121
    79
     
     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA 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
    110.96
    60
    2. Stroke
    89.38
    89
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    89.30
    47
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    42.96
    40
    5. Kidney Disease
    38.08
    3
    6. Liver Disease
    35.70
    15
    7. Tuberculosis
    28.90
    39
    8. Other Injuries
    27.61
    19
    9. Lung Disease
    24.09
    54
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.24
    23
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.16
    62
    12. Prostate Cancer
    19.57
    63
    13. Hypertension
    18.05
    72
    14. Violence
    15.23
    30
    15. HIV/AIDS
    14.96
    63
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    12.83
    63
    17. Suicide
    12.27
    48
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    12.06
    15
    19. Low Birth Weight
    11.79
    61
    20. Birth Trauma
    11.22
    55
    21. Drownings
    10.34
    14
    22. Malnutrition
    9.02
    50
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.28
    29
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.24
    76
    25. Stomach Cancer
    7.78
    60
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Breast Cancer
    7.73
    162
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.50
    98
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    80
    29. Falls
    6.42
    75
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.17
    61
    31. Maternal Conditions
    5.99
    49
    32. Anemia
    5.76
    25
    33. Meningitis
    5.55
    56
    34. Epilepsy
    5.25
    47
    35. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    36. Lung Cancers
    5.07
    128
    37. Fires
    4.31
    60
    38. Drug Use
    4.12
    13
    39. Liver Cancer
    3.91
    125
    40. Lymphomas
    3.71
    114
    41. Alcohol
    3.30
    35
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.21
    65
    43. Appendicitis
    3.06
    22
    44. Leukemia
    3.02
    113
    45. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    32
    46. Asthma
    2.50
    107
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.46
    104
    48. Oral Cancer
    2.33
    107
    49. Syphilis
    2.30
    28
    50. Pertussis
    2.25
    21
     
     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,421
    11.71
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,180
    11.33
    3. Stroke
    6,039
    9.53
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,909
    4.59
    5. Kidney Disease
    2,674
    4.22
    6. Other Injuries
    2,620
    4.13
    7. Liver Disease
    2,591
    4.09
    8. Tuberculosis
    2,165
    3.42
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,002
    3.16
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,697
    2.68
    11. Birth Trauma
    1,614
    2.55
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,573
    2.48
    13. Lung Disease
    1,561
    2.46
    14. Violence
    1,482
    2.34
    15. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,432
    2.26
    16. HIV/AIDS
    1,325
    2.09
    17. Suicide
    1,224
    1.93
    18. Hypertension
    1,192
    1.88
    19. Drownings
    1,132
    1.79
    20. Cervical Cancer
    845
    1.33
    21. Malnutrition
    744
    1.17
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    667
    1.05
    23. Meningitis
    597
    0.94
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    571
    0.90
    25. Maternal Conditions
    570
    0.90
      Deaths %
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    550
    0.87
    27. Falls
    534
    0.84
    28. Epilepsy
    526
    0.83
    29. Prostate Cancer
    514
    0.81
    30. Stomach Cancer
    513
    0.81
    31. Anemia
    459
    0.72
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    456
    0.72
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    424
    0.67
    34. Fires
    408
    0.64
    35. Drug Use
    379
    0.60
    36. Lung Cancers
    335
    0.53
    37. Pertussis
    322
    0.51
    38. Syphilis
    314
    0.50
    39. Breast Cancer
    299
    0.47
    40. Leukemia
    263
    0.42
    41. Liver Cancer
    263
    0.42
    42. Lymphomas
    261
    0.41
    43. Alcohol
    257
    0.41
    44. Appendicitis
    253
    0.40
    45. Other Neoplasms
    225
    0.35
    46. Ovary Cancer
    196
    0.31
    47. Asthma
    190
    0.30
    48. Poisonings
    181
    0.29
    49. Skin Cancers
    169
    0.27
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    164
    0.26
     
     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.24
    23
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.57
    63
    3. Stomach Cancer
    7.78
    60
    4. Breast Cancer
    7.73
    162
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.50
    98
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
    7. Lung Cancers
    5.07
    128
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.91
    125
      Rate World Rank
    9. Lymphomas
    3.71
    114
    10. Leukemia
    3.02
    113
    11. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    32
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.46
    104
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.33
    107
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    124
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.16
    132
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.83
    150
     
     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.8
    98
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    30.5
    17.1
    72
    41
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    12.1
    22.2
    120
    103
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.822
    57

     
    Bolivia BOLIVIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    10,969,649
    81
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    101
    Population 0-14
    32.4 %
    63
    Population 15-64
    62.5 %
    131
    Population 65 +
    5.2 %
    110
    Birth Rate / 1000
    22.40
    69
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.50
    128
    Fertility Rate
    2.68
    65
    Infant Mortality
    36.40
    53
    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
    0.97
    149
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.79
    91
    Net Migration
    -0.60
    113
    Population Growth
    1.54 %
    68
    Literacy Total
    91.2 %
    107
    Literacy Male
    97.8 %
    47
    Literacy Female
    93.6 %
    61
    Unemployment
    7.4 %
    102
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    70.7
    108
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    62.5
    109
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $6,500
    126
     
     
     

    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.