face

WORLDHEALTHRANKINGS
live longer live better
Learn Think Feel Do
Bolivia
Colombia

World Health Review

COUNTRY #1
COUNTRY #2
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
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

Compare Bolivia and Colombia health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
INSTRUCTIONSUse the list on left to choose a new country and cause of death rank order. Use the list on right to select the Countries you want to compare to. Play or Pause the Dynamic Population Pyramids to enhance your view.

DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Choose Year
    Play
    Pause
     
    Bolivia Population
     
     
    Colombia Population
     


    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Colombia COLOMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    40.8
    45.0
    42.8
    138
    129
    130
     
    55.1
    58.6
    56.8
    69
    70
    70
    1970
    43.9
    48.3
    46.1
    142
    137
    140
     
    59.2
    63.0
    61.1
    79
    75
    79
    1980
    50.4
    54.4
    52.4
    136
    135
    135
     
    62.9
    68.6
    65.7
    78
    78
    78
    1990
    57.2
    60.7
    58.9
    132
    130
    133
     
    64.5
    72.5
    68.4
    91
    73
    83
    2000
    61.1
    65.2
    63.1
    122
    123
    122
     
    67.4
    74.9
    71.1
    81
    63
    71
    2010
    66.4
    71.1
    68.7
    111
    117
    114
     
    70.0
    77.2
    73.6
    88
    65
    78
    2015
    68.2
    73.3
    70.7
    103
    110
    108
     
    71.2
    78.4
    74.8
    84
    61
    75
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Colombia COLOMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    68.2
    73.3
    103
    110
     
    71.2
    78.4
    84
    61
    Age 5
    71.2
    75.9
    96
    108
     
    72.5
    79.5
    84
    59
    Age 10
    71.8
    76.4
    93
    105
     
    72.6
    79.6
    84
    55
    Age 15
    72.2
    76.8
    92
    101
     
    72.8
    79.7
    84
    56
    Age 20
    72.8
    77.1
    88
    99
     
    73.5
    79.9
    79
    54
    Age 25
    73.5
    77.5
    81
    95
     
    74.4
    80.1
    70
    54
    Age 30
    74.3
    78.0
    78
    91
     
    75.3
    80.4
    59
    52
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.4
    74
    90
     
    76.1
    80.6
    54
    51
    Age 40
    75.9
    79.0
    64
    85
     
    76.8
    81.0
    49
    51
    Age 45
    76.8
    79.6
    59
    81
     
    77.5
    81.3
    48
    53
    Age 50
    77.8
    80.4
    56
    73
     
    78.2
    81.7
    49
    52
    Age 55
    78.9
    81.3
    52
    72
     
    79.0
    82.4
    48
    52
    Age 60
    80.2
    82.5
    48
    62
     
    80.2
    83.1
    50
    53
    Age 65
    81.8
    83.9
    44
    55
     
    81.6
    84.1
    47
    53
    Age 70
    83.7
    85.7
    42
    48
     
    83.5
    85.4
    44
    52
    Age 75
    85.9
    87.6
    36
    40
     
    85.8
    87.2
    39
    50
    Age 80
    88.4
    89.9
    23
    23
     
    88.3
    89.4
    25
    45
    Age 85
    91.2
    92.7
    19
    14
     
    91.3
    92.0
    17
    32
    Age 90
    94.5
    95.9
    21
    12
     
    94.6
    95.1
    16
    24
    Age 95
    98.1
    99.0
    31
    14
     
    98.4
    98.6
    19
    25
    Age 100
    101.8
    102.1
    121
    79
     
    102.6
    102.5
    20
    30
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Colombia COLOMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    110.96
    60
     
    79.44
    102
    2. Stroke
    89.38
    89
     
    36.06
    144
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    89.30
    47
     
    17.14
    128
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    42.96
    40
     
    16.50
    111
    5. Kidney Disease
    38.08
    3
     
    9.80
    119
    6. Liver Disease
    35.70
    15
     
    5.50
    151
    7. Tuberculosis
    28.90
    39
     
    2.77
    106
    8. Other Injuries
    27.61
    19
     
    4.28
    157
    9. Lung Disease
    24.09
    54
     
    29.22
    39
    10. Cervical Cancer
    22.24
    23
     
    9.49
    72
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    21.16
    62
     
    17.05
    85
    12. Prostate Cancer
    19.57
    63
     
    15.77
    96
    13. Hypertension
    18.05
    72
     
    14.47
    107
    14. Violence
    15.23
    30
     
    37.61
    7
    15. HIV/AIDS
    14.96
    63
     
    6.05
    82
    16. Diarrhoeal diseases
    12.83
    63
     
    1.76
    120
    17. Suicide
    12.27
    48
     
    5.62
    115
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    12.06
    15
     
    8.59
    85
    19. Low Birth Weight
    11.79
    61
     
    7.55
    89
    20. Birth Trauma
    11.22
    55
     
    2.79
    100
    21. Drownings
    10.34
    14
     
    2.30
    112
    22. Malnutrition
    9.02
    50
     
    3.70
    74
    23. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    8.28
    29
     
    1.58
    120
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.24
    76
     
    3.37
    143
    25. Stomach Cancer
    7.78
    60
     
    12.67
    30
    26. Breast Cancer
    7.73
    162
     
    12.71
    116
    27. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.50
    98
     
    8.12
    79
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    6.48
    80
     
    3.54
    115
    29. Falls
    6.42
    75
     
    4.01
    108
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.17
    61
     
    0.49
    160
    31. Maternal Conditions
    5.99
    49
     
    1.60
    78
    32. Anemia
    5.76
    25
     
    0.51
    102
    33. Meningitis
    5.55
    56
     
    0.94
    107
    34. Epilepsy
    5.25
    47
     
    1.85
    91
    35. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
     
    3.95
    93
    36. Lung Cancers
    5.07
    128
     
    10.70
    91
    37. Fires
    4.31
    60
     
    0.40
    151
    38. Drug Use
    4.12
    13
     
    0.45
    125
    39. Liver Cancer
    3.91
    125
     
    4.21
    114
    40. Lymphomas
    3.71
    114
     
    4.35
    89
    41. Alcohol
    3.30
    35
     
    0.17
    127
    42. Other Neoplasms
    3.21
    65
     
    8.59
    3
    43. Appendicitis
    3.06
    22
     
    0.63
    65
    44. Leukemia
    3.02
    113
     
    4.69
    43
    45. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    32
     
    2.28
    43
    46. Asthma
    2.50
    107
     
    0.71
    153
    47. Pancreas Cancer
    2.46
    104
     
    3.97
    77
    48. Oral Cancer
    2.33
    107
     
    1.59
    144
    49. Syphilis
    2.30
    28
     
    0.06
    107
    50. Pertussis
    2.25
    21
     
    0.03
    119
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,421
    11.71
     
    29,069
    17.16
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,180
    11.33
     
    6,835
    4.03
    3. Stroke
    6,039
    9.53
     
    13,257
    7.82
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,909
    4.59
     
    6,144
    3.63
    5. Kidney Disease
    2,674
    4.22
     
    3,641
    2.15
    6. Other Injuries
    2,620
    4.13
     
    1,914
    1.13
    7. Liver Disease
    2,591
    4.09
     
    2,158
    1.27
    8. Tuberculosis
    2,165
    3.42
     
    1,158
    0.68
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,002
    3.16
     
    7,813
    4.61
    10. Low Birth Weight
    1,697
    2.68
     
    3,837
    2.26
    11. Birth Trauma
    1,614
    2.55
     
    1,416
    0.84
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    1,573
    2.48
     
    4,317
    2.55
    13. Lung Disease
    1,561
    2.46
     
    10,261
    6.06
    14. Violence
    1,482
    2.34
     
    18,075
    10.67
    15. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,432
    2.26
     
    739
    0.44
    16. HIV/AIDS
    1,325
    2.09
     
    2,809
    1.66
    17. Suicide
    1,224
    1.93
     
    2,629
    1.55
    18. Hypertension
    1,192
    1.88
     
    5,103
    3.01
    19. Drownings
    1,132
    1.79
     
    1,112
    0.66
    20. Cervical Cancer
    845
    1.33
     
    2,108
    1.24
    21. Malnutrition
    744
    1.17
     
    1,470
    0.87
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    667
    1.05
     
    1,322
    0.78
    23. Meningitis
    597
    0.94
     
    426
    0.25
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    571
    0.90
     
    579
    0.34
    25. Maternal Conditions
    570
    0.90
     
    781
    0.46
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    550
    0.87
     
    1,428
    0.84
    27. Falls
    534
    0.84
     
    1,633
    0.96
    28. Epilepsy
    526
    0.83
     
    827
    0.49
    29. Prostate Cancer
    514
    0.81
     
    2,397
    1.41
    30. Stomach Cancer
    513
    0.81
     
    4,907
    2.90
    31. Anemia
    459
    0.72
     
    194
    0.11
    32. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    456
    0.72
     
    198
    0.12
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    424
    0.67
     
    3,135
    1.85
    34. Fires
    408
    0.64
     
    181
    0.11
    35. Drug Use
    379
    0.60
     
    196
    0.12
    36. Lung Cancers
    335
    0.53
     
    4,018
    2.37
    37. Pertussis
    322
    0.51
     
    13
    0.01
    38. Syphilis
    314
    0.50
     
    27
    0.02
    39. Breast Cancer
    299
    0.47
     
    2,818
    1.66
    40. Leukemia
    263
    0.42
     
    1,997
    1.18
    41. Liver Cancer
    263
    0.42
     
    1,592
    0.94
    42. Lymphomas
    261
    0.41
     
    1,743
    1.03
    43. Alcohol
    257
    0.41
     
    75
    0.04
    44. Appendicitis
    253
    0.40
     
    259
    0.15
    45. Other Neoplasms
    225
    0.35
     
    3,395
    2.00
    46. Ovary Cancer
    196
    0.31
     
    874
    0.52
    47. Asthma
    190
    0.30
     
    295
    0.17
    48. Poisonings
    181
    0.29
     
    136
    0.08
    49. Skin Cancers
    169
    0.27
     
    865
    0.51
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    164
    0.26
     
    1,520
    0.90
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bolivia BOLIVIA   Colombia COLOMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Cervical Cancer
    22.24
    23
     
    9.49
    72
    2. Prostate Cancer
    19.57
    63
     
    15.77
    96
    3. Stomach Cancer
    7.78
    60
     
    12.67
    30
    4. Breast Cancer
    7.73
    162
     
    12.71
    116
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.50
    98
     
    8.12
    79
    6. Ovary Cancer
    5.18
    61
     
    3.95
    93
    7. Lung Cancers
    5.07
    128
     
    10.70
    91
    8. Liver Cancer
    3.91
    125
     
    4.21
    114
    9. Lymphomas
    3.71
    114
     
    4.35
    89
    10. Leukemia
    3.02
    113
     
    4.69
    43
    11. Skin Cancers
    2.54
    32
     
    2.28
    43
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.46
    104
     
    3.97
    77
    13. Oral Cancer
    2.33
    107
     
    1.59
    144
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.32
    124
     
    1.21
    134
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.16
    132
     
    1.06
    142
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.83
    150
     
    2.01
    104
     
     
     
    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.