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Bulgaria
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Bulgaria

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bulgaria 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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    Bulgaria BULGARIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.6
    71.0
    69.2
    12
    29
    20
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
    2000
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    72
    59
    66
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
    2015
    71.1
    78.0
    74.5
    86
    68
    81
     
     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    78.0
    86
    68
    Age 5
    71.9
    78.7
    92
    77
    Age 10
    72.0
    78.8
    92
    77
    Age 15
    72.1
    78.8
    93
    77
    Age 20
    72.3
    78.9
    94
    77
    Age 25
    72.5
    79.0
    95
    77
    Age 30
    72.7
    79.1
    98
    77
    Age 35
    73.0
    79.3
    98
    77
    Age 40
    73.3
    79.5
    99
    77
    Age 45
    73.8
    79.8
    102
    77
    Age 50
    74.6
    80.2
    103
    78
    Age 55
    75.8
    80.8
    100
    77
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.6
    97
    77
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.5
    89
    78
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.5
    85
    84
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.0
    87
    94
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.0
    86
    101
    Age 85
    89.6
    89.8
    96
    110
    Age 90
    93.3
    93.2
    100
    138
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.2
    100
    165
    Age 100
    101.9
    101.6
    103
    168
     
     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA 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
    188.45
    21
    2. Stroke
    156.56
    17
    3. Hypertension
    32.23
    20
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.32
    27
    5. Lung Disease
    27.36
    44
    6. Breast Cancer
    20.19
    48
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.09
    13
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.78
    131
    9. Liver Disease
    13.96
    96
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.43
    127
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.13
    27
    12. Prostate Cancer
    13.03
    110
    13. Suicide
    11.08
    60
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.77
    43
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.44
    134
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    7.98
    99
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.81
    35
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    89
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.82
    54
    20. Other Injuries
    6.78
    129
    21. Ovary Cancer
    6.77
    26
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.39
    67
    23. Kidney Disease
    5.97
    143
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.33
    107
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.99
    40
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.51
    17
    27. Lymphomas
    4.39
    85
    28. Alcohol
    3.91
    25
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.87
    39
    30. Falls
    3.71
    114
    31. HIV/AIDS
    3.63
    95
    32. Leukemia
    3.57
    98
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    3.03
    130
    34. Drug Use
    2.47
    43
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.42
    105
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.40
    93
    37. Violence
    2.24
    124
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.14
    46
    39. Drownings
    1.98
    122
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    96
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.46
    117
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.29
    141
    44. Fires
    1.11
    117
    45. Epilepsy
    1.06
    130
    46. Poisonings
    0.92
    107
    47. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.84
    155
    48. Meningitis
    0.83
    113
    49. Asthma
    0.79
    146
    50. Appendicitis
    0.51
    80
     
     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    29,491
    30.57
    2. Stroke
    25,309
    26.24
    3. Hypertension
    5,115
    5.30
    4. Lung Disease
    4,319
    4.48
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,659
    3.79
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,728
    2.83
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,060
    2.14
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,030
    2.10
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,797
    1.86
    10. Liver Disease
    1,601
    1.66
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,391
    1.44
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1,354
    1.40
    13. Suicide
    1,054
    1.09
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,052
    1.09
    15. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,048
    1.09
    16. Kidney Disease
    880
    0.91
    17. Prostate Cancer
    861
    0.89
    18. Liver Cancer
    858
    0.89
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    794
    0.82
    20. Other Injuries
    634
    0.66
    21. Oral Cancer
    585
    0.61
    22. Bladder Cancer
    558
    0.58
    23. Lymphomas
    513
    0.53
    24. Falls
    478
    0.49
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    452
    0.47
      Deaths %
    26. Ovary Cancer
    440
    0.46
    27. Cervical Cancer
    437
    0.45
    28. Leukemia
    407
    0.42
    29. Alcohol
    378
    0.39
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    373
    0.39
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    339
    0.35
    32. Uterin Cancer
    318
    0.33
    33. Skin Cancers
    285
    0.30
    34. HIV/AIDS
    278
    0.29
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    262
    0.27
    36. Low Birth Weight
    207
    0.21
    37. Drug Use
    201
    0.21
    38. Violence
    199
    0.21
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    183
    0.19
    40. Other Neoplasms
    163
    0.17
    41. Drownings
    159
    0.16
    42. Tuberculosis
    147
    0.15
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    139
    0.14
    44. Fires
    119
    0.12
    45. Asthma
    116
    0.12
    46. Epilepsy
    95
    0.10
    47. Birth Trauma
    94
    0.10
    48. Poisonings
    86
    0.09
    49. Meningitis
    71
    0.07
    50. Appendicitis
    67
    0.07
     
     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.32
    27
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.19
    48
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.09
    13
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.03
    110
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.77
    43
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.81
    35
    7. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    89
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.77
    26
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.39
    67
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.99
    40
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.51
    17
    12. Lymphomas
    4.39
    85
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.87
    39
    14. Leukemia
    3.57
    98
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.14
    46
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
     
     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    11.3
    23
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    42.4
    28.2
    39
    12
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    21.8
    24.5
    62
    83
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.217
    122

     
    Bulgaria BULGARIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    7,144,653
    100
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.95
    150
    Population 0-14
    14.5 %
    180
    Population 15-64
    66.4 %
    71
    Population 65 +
    19.0 %
    16
    Birth Rate / 1000
    8.80
    182
    Death Rate / 1000
    14.50
    2
    Fertility Rate
    1.46
    176
    Infant Mortality
    8.50
    139
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.06
    24
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.06
    20
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.02
    58
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.69
    149
    Net Migration
    -0.30
    97
    Population Growth
    -0.60 %
    190
    Literacy Total
    98.4 %
    53
    Literacy Male
    98.7 %
    35
    Literacy Female
    98.1 %
    34
    Unemployment
    10.1 %
    77
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.5
    81
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    66.4
    71
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $18,400
    68
     
     
     

    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.