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Compare Bulgaria and Romania 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.6
    71.0
    69.2
    12
    29
    20
     
    63.8
    67.3
    65.5
    36
    41
    38
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
     
    66.3
    70.8
    68.5
    32
    44
    40
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
     
    66.5
    71.8
    69.1
    44
    58
    53
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.7
    67
    71
    69
    2000
    68.2
    75.3
    71.7
    72
    59
    66
     
    67.7
    74.6
    71.1
    76
    69
    72
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
     
    69.7
    77.2
    73.4
    91
    66
    81
    2015
    71.1
    78.0
    74.5
    86
    68
    81
     
    71.4
    78.8
    75.0
    80
    55
    67
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    78.0
    86
    68
     
    71.4
    78.8
    80
    55
    Age 5
    71.9
    78.7
    92
    77
     
    72.3
    79.5
    87
    56
    Age 10
    72.0
    78.8
    92
    77
     
    72.4
    79.6
    89
    56
    Age 15
    72.1
    78.8
    93
    77
     
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    57
    Age 20
    72.3
    78.9
    94
    77
     
    72.6
    79.7
    89
    60
    Age 25
    72.5
    79.0
    95
    77
     
    72.9
    79.9
    90
    61
    Age 30
    72.7
    79.1
    98
    77
     
    73.2
    80.0
    91
    62
    Age 35
    73.0
    79.3
    98
    77
     
    73.4
    80.1
    92
    65
    Age 40
    73.3
    79.5
    99
    77
     
    73.8
    80.3
    93
    67
    Age 45
    73.8
    79.8
    102
    77
     
    74.3
    80.5
    94
    67
    Age 50
    74.6
    80.2
    103
    78
     
    75.1
    80.9
    93
    67
    Age 55
    75.8
    80.8
    100
    77
     
    76.4
    81.4
    89
    67
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.6
    97
    77
     
    77.9
    82.1
    83
    73
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.5
    89
    78
     
    79.7
    83.0
    81
    71
    Age 70
    81.2
    83.5
    85
    84
     
    81.7
    84.1
    77
    73
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.0
    87
    94
     
    84.1
    85.5
    73
    82
    Age 80
    86.4
    87.0
    86
    101
     
    86.8
    87.5
    74
    89
    Age 85
    89.6
    89.8
    96
    110
     
    90.0
    90.2
    78
    98
    Age 90
    93.3
    93.2
    100
    138
     
    93.7
    93.6
    78
    105
    Age 95
    97.4
    97.2
    100
    165
     
    97.8
    97.6
    65
    103
    Age 100
    101.9
    101.6
    103
    168
     
    102.3
    101.9
    52
    133
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    188.45
    21
     
    139.54
    38
    2. Stroke
    156.56
    17
     
    112.28
    66
    3. Hypertension
    32.23
    20
     
    70.05
    2
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.32
    27
     
    31.38
    19
    5. Lung Disease
    27.36
    44
     
    14.28
    124
    6. Breast Cancer
    20.19
    48
     
    18.77
    63
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.09
    13
     
    16.93
    24
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.78
    131
     
    20.77
    110
    9. Liver Disease
    13.96
    96
     
    35.31
    16
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    13.43
    127
     
    6.52
    159
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    13.13
    27
     
    11.02
    44
    12. Prostate Cancer
    13.03
    110
     
    13.06
    109
    13. Suicide
    11.08
    60
     
    10.61
    64
    14. Stomach Cancer
    9.77
    43
     
    10.63
    41
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.44
    134
     
    9.39
    135
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    7.98
    99
     
    5.81
    123
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.81
    35
     
    8.09
    31
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    89
     
    12.44
    61
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6.82
    54
     
    1.01
    135
    20. Other Injuries
    6.78
    129
     
    8.07
    115
    21. Ovary Cancer
    6.77
    26
     
    5.87
    42
    22. Liver Cancer
    6.39
    67
     
    8.36
    46
    23. Kidney Disease
    5.97
    143
     
    7.11
    132
    24. Low Birth Weight
    5.33
    107
     
    5.77
    105
    25. Oral Cancer
    4.99
    40
     
    7.83
    13
    26. Uterin Cancer
    4.51
    17
     
    2.10
    82
    27. Lymphomas
    4.39
    85
     
    4.11
    101
    28. Alcohol
    3.91
    25
     
    3.08
    36
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.87
    39
     
    4.13
    32
    30. Falls
    3.71
    114
     
    4.94
    96
    31. HIV/AIDS
    3.63
    95
     
    1.18
    113
    32. Leukemia
    3.57
    98
     
    4.09
    72
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    3.03
    130
     
    0.52
    171
    34. Drug Use
    2.47
    43
     
    0.76
    101
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.42
    105
     
    1.10
    130
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.40
    93
     
    1.36
    128
    37. Violence
    2.24
    124
     
    1.92
    131
    38. Skin Cancers
    2.14
    46
     
    2.55
    31
    39. Drownings
    1.98
    122
     
    3.13
    95
    40. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    96
     
    0.95
    123
    41. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
     
    2.51
    88
    42. Tuberculosis
    1.46
    117
     
    5.06
    86
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1.29
    141
     
    0.85
    158
    44. Fires
    1.11
    117
     
    1.31
    112
    45. Epilepsy
    1.06
    130
     
    1.51
    110
    46. Poisonings
    0.92
    107
     
    1.86
    65
    47. Alzheimers/Dementia
    0.84
    155
     
    3.82
    67
    48. Meningitis
    0.83
    113
     
    0.41
    137
    49. Asthma
    0.79
    146
     
    0.72
    151
    50. Appendicitis
    0.51
    80
     
    0.06
    155
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    29,491
    30.57
     
    54,521
    24.46
    2. Stroke
    25,309
    26.24
     
    45,369
    20.35
    3. Hypertension
    5,115
    5.30
     
    28,818
    12.93
    4. Lung Disease
    4,319
    4.48
     
    5,443
    2.44
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,659
    3.79
     
    10,332
    4.63
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,728
    2.83
     
    6,160
    2.76
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,060
    2.14
     
    5,621
    2.52
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,030
    2.10
     
    2,421
    1.09
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,797
    1.86
     
    3,946
    1.77
    10. Liver Disease
    1,601
    1.66
     
    10,975
    4.92
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,391
    1.44
     
    3,448
    1.55
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1,354
    1.40
     
    3,745
    1.68
    13. Suicide
    1,054
    1.09
     
    2,781
    1.25
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    1,052
    1.09
     
    2,838
    1.27
    15. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,048
    1.09
     
    360
    0.16
    16. Kidney Disease
    880
    0.91
     
    2,576
    1.16
    17. Prostate Cancer
    861
    0.89
     
    2,149
    0.96
    18. Liver Cancer
    858
    0.89
     
    2,894
    1.30
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    794
    0.82
     
    2,326
    1.04
    20. Other Injuries
    634
    0.66
     
    2,147
    0.96
    21. Oral Cancer
    585
    0.61
     
    2,332
    1.05
    22. Bladder Cancer
    558
    0.58
     
    1,580
    0.71
    23. Lymphomas
    513
    0.53
     
    1,332
    0.60
    24. Falls
    478
    0.49
     
    1,484
    0.67
    25. Congenital Anomalies
    452
    0.47
     
    753
    0.34
    26. Ovary Cancer
    440
    0.46
     
    1,050
    0.47
    27. Cervical Cancer
    437
    0.45
     
    2,053
    0.92
    28. Leukemia
    407
    0.42
     
    1,311
    0.59
    29. Alcohol
    378
    0.39
     
    855
    0.38
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    373
    0.39
     
    155
    0.07
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    339
    0.35
     
    468
    0.21
    32. Uterin Cancer
    318
    0.33
     
    397
    0.18
    33. Skin Cancers
    285
    0.30
     
    861
    0.39
    34. HIV/AIDS
    278
    0.29
     
    237
    0.11
    35. Parkinson's Disease
    262
    0.27
     
    402
    0.18
    36. Low Birth Weight
    207
    0.21
     
    721
    0.32
    37. Drug Use
    201
    0.21
     
    190
    0.09
    38. Violence
    199
    0.21
     
    494
    0.22
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    183
    0.19
     
    797
    0.36
    40. Other Neoplasms
    163
    0.17
     
    286
    0.13
    41. Drownings
    159
    0.16
     
    747
    0.33
    42. Tuberculosis
    147
    0.15
     
    1,417
    0.64
    43. Alzheimers/Dementia
    139
    0.14
     
    1,630
    0.73
    44. Fires
    119
    0.12
     
    393
    0.18
    45. Asthma
    116
    0.12
     
    269
    0.12
    46. Epilepsy
    95
    0.10
     
    376
    0.17
    47. Birth Trauma
    94
    0.10
     
    137
    0.06
    48. Poisonings
    86
    0.09
     
    501
    0.22
    49. Meningitis
    71
    0.07
     
    80
    0.04
    50. Appendicitis
    67
    0.07
     
    21
    0.01
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.32
    27
     
    31.38
    19
    2. Breast Cancer
    20.19
    48
     
    18.77
    63
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    19.09
    13
     
    16.93
    24
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.03
    110
     
    13.06
    109
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.77
    43
     
    10.63
    41
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.81
    35
     
    8.09
    31
    7. Cervical Cancer
    7.73
    89
     
    12.44
    61
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.77
    26
     
    5.87
    42
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.39
    67
     
    8.36
    46
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.99
    40
     
    7.83
    13
    11. Uterin Cancer
    4.51
    17
     
    2.10
    82
    12. Lymphomas
    4.39
    85
     
    4.11
    101
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.87
    39
     
    4.13
    32
    14. Leukemia
    3.57
    98
     
    4.09
    72
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.14
    46
     
    2.55
    31
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.49
    123
     
    2.51
    88
     
     
     
    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.