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HEALTH PROFILE: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Bosnia and Herzegovina

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bosnia and Herzegovina. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Bosnia and Herzegovina Population Pyramid
 
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    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. 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 Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles 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 Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
    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
    146.97
    67
    2. Stroke
    93.73
    60
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.51
    67
    4. Lung Cancers
    29.12
    18
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    23.98
    98
    6. Lung Disease
    17.93
    126
    7. Breast Cancer
    14.57
    112
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.96
    120
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.28
    116
    10. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.22
    57
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.18
    21
    12. Liver Disease
    9.89
    127
    13. Kidney Disease
    9.65
    136
    14. Stomach Cancer
    7.80
    67
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.61
    56
    16. Suicide
    6.40
    126
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    6.33
    48
    18. Influenza and Pneumonia
    5.70
    179
    19. Ovary Cancer
    5.07
    69
    20. Hypertension
    4.77
    154
    21. Congenital Anomalies
    3.90
    151
    22. Low Birth Weight
    3.60
    133
    23. Parkinson's Disease
    3.50
    26
    24. Bladder Cancer
    3.42
    44
    25. Other Injuries
    3.31
    167
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Cervical Cancer
    3.07
    142
    27. Lymphomas
    2.69
    159
    28. Violence
    2.67
    127
    29. Alcohol
    2.62
    49
    30. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    75
    31. Leukemia
    2.18
    150
    32. Tuberculosis
    2.09
    114
    33. Falls
    2.02
    169
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.86
    126
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.80
    126
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.66
    86
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.55
    168
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    135
    39. Epilepsy
    1.26
    120
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1.24
    169
    41. Birth Trauma
    1.08
    134
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.07
    129
    43. Asthma
    1.02
    141
    44. Fires
    0.79
    129
    45. Drownings
    0.65
    170
    46. Drug Use
    0.57
    145
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.52
    32
    48. Poisonings
    0.37
    120
    49. Encephalitis
    0.27
    176
    50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.26
    95
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,747
    30.75
    2. Stroke
    6,851
    19.60
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,552
    7.30
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,944
    5.56
    5. Lung Cancers
    1,832
    5.24
    6. Lung Disease
    1,309
    3.75
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    806
    2.31
    8. Inflammatory/Heart
    797
    2.28
    9. Kidney Disease
    654
    1.87
    10. Liver Disease
    579
    1.66
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    564
    1.61
    12. Liver Cancer
    510
    1.46
    13. Stomach Cancer
    496
    1.42
    14. Breast Cancer
    461
    1.32
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    405
    1.16
    16. Prostate Cancer
    380
    1.09
    17. Influenza and Pneumonia
    368
    1.05
    18. Hypertension
    350
    1.00
    19. Suicide
    308
    0.88
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    275
    0.79
    21. Bladder Cancer
    239
    0.68
    22. Other Injuries
    173
    0.50
    23. Ovary Cancer
    162
    0.46
    24. Lymphomas
    149
    0.43
    25. Alcohol
    142
    0.41
      Deaths %
    26. Tuberculosis
    137
    0.39
    27. Falls
    127
    0.36
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    122
    0.35
    29. Other Neoplasms
    118
    0.34
    30. Violence
    116
    0.33
    31. Leukemia
    114
    0.33
    32. Skin Cancers
    103
    0.29
    33. Oesophagus Cancer
    100
    0.29
    34. Oral Cancer
    95
    0.27
    35. Cervical Cancer
    90
    0.26
    36. Uterin Cancer
    86
    0.25
    37. Congenital Anomalies
    77
    0.22
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    75
    0.21
    39. Asthma
    74
    0.21
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    71
    0.20
    41. Low Birth Weight
    64
    0.18
    42. Epilepsy
    59
    0.17
    43. Fires
    44
    0.13
    44. Drownings
    30
    0.09
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    27
    0.08
    46. Drug Use
    24
    0.07
    47. Birth Trauma
    19
    0.05
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    18
    0.05
    49. Poisonings
    18
    0.05
    50. Appendicitis
    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
    29.12
    18
    2. Breast Cancer
    14.57
    112
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.96
    120
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    12.22
    57
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.80
    67
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.61
    56
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.33
    48
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.07
    69
      Rate World Rank
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.42
    44
    10. Cervical Cancer
    3.07
    142
    11. Lymphomas
    2.69
    159
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.58
    75
    13. Leukemia
    2.18
    150
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.66
    86
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.55
    168
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    135
    Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    6.4
    92
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    47.2
    30.0
    22
    9
    OBESITY %
    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
    3.856m
    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 2018
    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.