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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 2014 updates, 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
    2015
    75.0
    79.7
    77.4
    40
    45
    42
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    79.7
    40
    45
    Age 5
    75.5
    80.1
    46
    47
    Age 10
    75.5
    80.2
    46
    47
    Age 15
    75.6
    80.2
    46
    48
    Age 20
    75.7
    80.3
    47
    49
    Age 25
    75.9
    80.3
    49
    51
    Age 30
    76.0
    80.4
    50
    53
    Age 35
    76.2
    80.5
    53
    57
    Age 40
    76.4
    80.6
    56
    60
    Age 45
    76.7
    80.8
    61
    64
    Age 50
    77.2
    81.1
    65
    66
    Age 55
    77.9
    81.6
    67
    66
    Age 60
    78.9
    82.1
    70
    71
    Age 65
    80.0
    82.8
    75
    74
    Age 70
    81.9
    84.1
    71
    74
    Age 75
    84.1
    85.8
    72
    77
    Age 80
    87.0
    88.0
    71
    79
    Age 85
    90.4
    90.7
    65
    80
    Age 90
    93.9
    94.0
    58
    81
    Age 95
    98.0
    98.0
    45
    75
    Age 100
    102.3
    102.2
    42
    68
     
     
    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
    129.33
    48
    2. Stroke
    125.37
    48
    3. Lung Cancers
    29.50
    25
    4. Lung Disease
    20.90
    71
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    15.70
    118
    6. Breast Cancer
    14.52
    102
    7. Liver Disease
    12.91
    102
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.49
    114
    9. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.83
    55
    10. Suicide
    11.15
    59
    11. Prostate Cancer
    10.83
    119
    12. Stomach Cancer
    7.92
    58
    13. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.80
    160
    14. Liver Cancer
    7.44
    56
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.35
    100
    16. Other Injuries
    6.14
    138
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.06
    50
    18. Poisonings
    5.88
    19
    19. Hypertension
    5.33
    159
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.80
    73
    21. Kidney Disease
    4.79
    156
    22. Falls
    4.15
    104
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    4.09
    142
    24. Alcohol
    3.88
    27
    25. Low Birth Weight
    3.59
    131
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Tuberculosis
    3.28
    98
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.26
    54
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3.11
    77
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.00
    133
    30. Uterin Cancer
    2.75
    55
    31. Lymphomas
    2.50
    135
    32. Asthma
    2.38
    110
    33. Leukemia
    2.06
    140
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.88
    119
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1.53
    135
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.52
    121
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.46
    124
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    1.36
    164
    39. Oral Cancer
    1.30
    156
    40. Epilepsy
    1.24
    120
    41. Drownings
    1.24
    141
    42. Violence
    1.22
    144
    43. Birth Trauma
    1.14
    128
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.05
    115
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.03
    126
    46. Meningitis
    0.92
    108
    47. Fires
    0.84
    127
    48. Drug Use
    0.60
    116
    49. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.45
    40
    50. Appendicitis
    0.27
    104
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    8,842
    27.84
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,820
    27.77
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,733
    5.46
    4. Lung Disease
    1,438
    4.53
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,051
    3.31
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    747
    2.35
    7. Liver Disease
    690
    2.17
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    576
    1.81
    9. Suicide
    532
    1.67
    10. Stomach Cancer
    479
    1.51
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    478
    1.50
    12. Liver Cancer
    476
    1.50
    13. Breast Cancer
    426
    1.34
    14. Inflammatory/Heart
    390
    1.23
    15. Hypertension
    373
    1.18
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    370
    1.16
    17. Prostate Cancer
    336
    1.06
    18. Kidney Disease
    317
    1.00
    19. Other Injuries
    304
    0.96
    20. Poisonings
    287
    0.90
    21. Falls
    258
    0.81
    22. Bladder Cancer
    221
    0.69
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    198
    0.62
    24. Tuberculosis
    197
    0.62
    25. Alcohol
    184
    0.58
      Deaths %
    26. Asthma
    158
    0.50
    27. Ovary Cancer
    147
    0.46
    28. Lymphomas
    138
    0.44
    29. Other Neoplasms
    112
    0.35
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    110
    0.35
    31. Leukemia
    106
    0.33
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    105
    0.33
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    98
    0.31
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    94
    0.30
    35. Cervical Cancer
    88
    0.28
    36. Uterin Cancer
    84
    0.26
    37. Oral Cancer
    81
    0.25
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    78
    0.25
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    77
    0.24
    40. Low Birth Weight
    66
    0.21
    41. Skin Cancers
    59
    0.19
    42. Violence
    57
    0.18
    43. Epilepsy
    57
    0.18
    44. Drownings
    53
    0.17
    45. Meningitis
    44
    0.14
    46. Fires
    43
    0.14
    47. Drug Use
    28
    0.09
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    23
    0.07
    49. Birth Trauma
    21
    0.07
    50. Appendicitis
    18
    0.06
     
     
    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
    29.50
    25
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.52
    102
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.83
    55
    4. Prostate Cancer
    10.83
    119
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.92
    58
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.44
    56
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.06
    50
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.80
    73
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.26
    54
    10. Cervical Cancer
    3.00
    133
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.75
    55
    12. Lymphomas
    2.50
    135
    13. Leukemia
    2.06
    140
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.46
    124
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.30
    156
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.03
    126
     
     
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.9
    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
    5.18
    86

     
    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
    28.0%
    17
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    77.4
    42
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    68.6
    40
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,000
    107
     
     
     

    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.