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HEALTH PROFILE : Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Bosnia and Herzegovina

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bosnia and Herzegovina 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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    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.8
    62.1
    60.4
    60
    60
    61
    1970
    64.2
    68.4
    66.2
    53
    53
    54
    1980
    67.7
    72.9
    70.2
    38
    49
    44
    1990
    69.4
    74.9
    72.1
    42
    52
    43
    2000
    71.8
    77.2
    74.6
    40
    42
    39
    2010
    73.9
    78.8
    76.4
    39
    44
    39
    2016
    74.8
    79.8
    77.3
    46
    45
    42
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.8
    79.8
    46
    45
    Age 5
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    48
    Age 10
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
    Age 20
    75.4
    80.3
    51
    53
    Age 25
    75.6
    80.4
    52
    55
    Age 30
    75.7
    80.4
    56
    57
    Age 35
    75.9
    80.5
    60
    58
    Age 40
    76.1
    80.7
    65
    60
    Age 45
    76.5
    80.9
    70
    63
    Age 50
    77.0
    81.2
    71
    64
    Age 55
    77.7
    81.7
    72
    64
    Age 60
    78.8
    82.3
    72
    68
    Age 65
    80.3
    83.0
    73
    72
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    72
    76
    Age 75
    84.6
    86.0
    67
    71
    Age 80
    87.3
    88.2
    62
    71
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.0
    65
    70
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 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
    123.19
    85
    2. Stroke
    102.85
    65
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    57.10
    3
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.77
    78
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.81
    36
    7. Lung Disease
    18.48
    124
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.65
    112
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.31
    121
    13. Liver Disease
    8.80
    137
    14. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.25
    176
    16. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
    17. Other Injuries
    6.98
    107
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
    19. Hypertension
    4.57
    157
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
    21. Suicide
    4.46
    154
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.53
    156
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.29
    29
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Low Birth Weight
    2.74
    148
    27. Violence
    2.60
    129
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
    29. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
    30. Alcohol
    2.37
    55
    31. Falls
    2.35
    161
    32. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
    33. Tuberculosis
    1.83
    118
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.80
    122
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.72
    125
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
    38. Poisonings
    1.41
    65
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.37
    170
    40. Epilepsy
    1.31
    121
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
    42. Asthma
    1.26
    135
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    135
    44. Drug Use
    0.89
    117
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.85
    140
    46. Fires
    0.82
    130
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    37
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.35
    23
    49. Encephalitis
    0.30
    136
    50. Drownings
    0.29
    181
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,550
    23.60
    2. Stroke
    7,220
    19.93
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,010
    11.07
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,281
    6.30
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,927
    5.32
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,822
    5.03
    7. Lung Disease
    1,304
    3.60
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    798
    2.20
    9. Kidney Disease
    699
    1.93
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    633
    1.75
    11. Liver Disease
    553
    1.53
    12. Liver Cancer
    494
    1.36
    13. Stomach Cancer
    485
    1.34
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    471
    1.30
    15. Breast Cancer
    440
    1.21
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    393
    1.08
    17. Other Injuries
    371
    1.02
    18. Prostate Cancer
    369
    1.02
    19. Hypertension
    316
    0.87
    20. Bladder Cancer
    236
    0.65
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    234
    0.65
    22. Suicide
    228
    0.63
    23. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.42
    24. Falls
    151
    0.42
    25. Lymphomas
    146
    0.40
      Deaths %
    26. Alcohol
    142
    0.39
    27. Other Neoplasms
    118
    0.33
    28. Violence
    118
    0.33
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    117
    0.32
    30. Tuberculosis
    115
    0.32
    31. Leukemia
    112
    0.31
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    99
    0.27
    33. Skin Cancers
    99
    0.27
    34. Asthma
    88
    0.24
    35. Cervical Cancer
    87
    0.24
    36. Oral Cancer
    86
    0.24
    37. Uterin Cancer
    85
    0.23
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    85
    0.23
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    80
    0.22
    40. Poisonings
    72
    0.20
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    64
    0.18
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.17
    43. Low Birth Weight
    53
    0.15
    44. Fires
    46
    0.13
    45. Drug Use
    37
    0.10
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.07
    47. Schizophrenia
    22
    0.06
    48. Encephalitis
    17
    0.05
    49. Birth Trauma
    17
    0.05
    50. Drownings
    15
    0.04
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
    2. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
    10. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
    12. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
    13. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.4
    92
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    47.2
    30.0
    22
    9
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    17.1
    18.4
    96
    124
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.13
    89

     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,856,181
    126
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    154
    Population 0-14
    13.3%
    188
    Population 15-64
    72.3%
    11
    Population 65 +
    14.4%
    43
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.80
    182
    Death Rate / 1000
    10.00
    38
    Fertility Rate
    1.30
    191
    Infant Mortality
    5.50
    154
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.07
    12
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.07
    18
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.00
    92
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.65
    169
    Net Migration
    -0.40
    101
    Population Growth
    -0.20%
    175
    Literacy Total
    98.5%
    55
    Literacy Male
    99.5%
    23
    Literacy Female
    97.5%
    42
    Unemployment
    20.5%
    27
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.3
    42
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    67.2
    53
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,400
    106
     
     
     

    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.