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Bangladesh
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bangladesh and Eritrea health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Eritrea
COUNTRY #2
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
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Bangladesh Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.0
    39.9
    40.5
    136
    153
    144
     
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
     
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
     
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
     
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
     
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
     
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
     
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    110.89
    41
    109.10
    47
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    109.32
    115
    115.03
    103
    3. Lung Disease
    61.82
    7
    33.09
    47
    4. Tuberculosis
    57.37
    23
    23.64
    54
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.12
    106
    39.12
    57
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.95
    53
    101.01
    13
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.10
    104
    105.60
    25
    8. Liver Disease
    19.21
    78
    33.44
    24
    9. Kidney Disease
    14.83
    94
    11.69
    117
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.43
    106
    37.70
    22
    11. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    4.73
    45
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.58
    145
    25.63
    88
    13. Asthma
    13.27
    32
    11.11
    45
    14. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    2.67
    151
    15. Low Birth Weight
    11.61
    63
    9.28
    75
    16. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    27.85
    10
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    4.65
    43
    18. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    15.82
    50
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.63
    60
    10.69
    52
    20. Drownings
    7.84
    22
    6.33
    43
    21. Hypertension
    7.66
    127
    25.79
    21
    22. Other Injuries
    6.30
    116
    17.21
    17
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.22
    119
    7.00
    105
    24. Suicide
    6.08
    132
    13.79
    32
    25. Malnutrition
    5.36
    60
    31.12
    7
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.21
    35
    4.31
    47
    27. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.61
    170
    28. Falls
    4.31
    106
    18.04
    16
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.07
    77
    11.24
    12
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    8.71
    4
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    5.99
    120
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.99
    136
    6.47
    59
    33. Violence
    2.97
    123
    9.71
    53
    34. Maternal Conditions
    2.77
    64
    13.92
    29
    35. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    3.63
    142
    36. Skin Disease
    2.42
    79
    5.42
    19
    37. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    7.48
    28
    38. Epilepsy
    2.04
    70
    3.32
    30
    39. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    44
    4.31
    11
    40. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    7.80
    151
    41. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    5.70
    11
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.39
    145
    3.25
    70
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    181
    7.17
    55
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.31
    159
    1.76
    124
    45. Fires
    1.24
    107
    7.94
    8
    46. Meningitis
    1.13
    90
    23.27
    18
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    1.87
    100
    48. Syphilis
    1.08
    49
    2.01
    35
    49. Drug Use
    1.07
    96
    0.41
    158
    50. Encephalitis
    1.00
    76
    0.63
    113
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    118,918
    15.31
    2,374
    8.00
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    118,287
    15.23
    2,414
    8.13
    3. Tuberculosis
    65,746
    8.47
    639
    2.15
    4. Lung Disease
    64,762
    8.34
    700
    2.36
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    31,829
    4.10
    3,576
    12.05
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    31,028
    4.00
    3,041
    10.25
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28,065
    3.61
    865
    2.91
    8. Liver Disease
    23,143
    2.98
    832
    2.80
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,816
    2.68
    1,300
    4.38
    10. Low Birth Weight
    20,042
    2.58
    782
    2.63
    11. Kidney Disease
    16,948
    2.18
    281
    0.95
    12. Oral Cancer
    16,047
    2.07
    126
    0.42
    13. Birth Trauma
    14,897
    1.92
    901
    3.04
    14. Asthma
    14,674
    1.89
    278
    0.94
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    14,340
    1.85
    436
    1.47
    16. Lung Cancers
    13,265
    1.71
    65
    0.22
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,952
    1.67
    110
    0.37
    18. Drownings
    12,434
    1.60
    275
    0.93
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10,717
    1.38
    578
    1.95
    20. Suicide
    9,544
    1.23
    393
    1.32
    21. Hypertension
    8,429
    1.09
    531
    1.79
    22. Other Injuries
    8,340
    1.07
    647
    2.18
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,667
    0.99
    414
    1.39
    24. Malnutrition
    6,598
    0.85
    1,086
    3.66
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6,482
    0.83
    203
    0.68
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6,425
    0.83
    106
    0.36
    27. Stomach Cancer
    6,089
    0.78
    63
    0.21
    28. Falls
    5,032
    0.65
    424
    1.43
    29. Maternal Conditions
    4,937
    0.64
    626
    2.11
    30. Violence
    4,794
    0.62
    389
    1.31
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4,626
    0.60
    256
    0.86
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,837
    0.49
    212
    0.71
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,598
    0.46
    164
    0.55
    34. Epilepsy
    3,196
    0.41
    129
    0.43
    35. Liver Cancer
    3,112
    0.40
    92
    0.31
    36. Lymphomas
    2,800
    0.36
    210
    0.71
    37. Skin Disease
    2,794
    0.36
    144
    0.49
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2,385
    0.31
    119
    0.40
    39. Hepatitis B
    2,349
    0.30
    123
    0.41
    40. Leukemia
    2,028
    0.26
    175
    0.59
    41. Syphilis
    1,832
    0.24
    141
    0.48
    42. Meningitis
    1,814
    0.23
    884
    2.98
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1,757
    0.23
    88
    0.30
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,729
    0.22
    181
    0.61
    45. Fires
    1,676
    0.22
    267
    0.90
    46. Encephalitis
    1,375
    0.18
    39
    0.13
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1,363
    0.18
    32
    0.11
    48. Drug Use
    1,321
    0.17
    14
    0.05
    49. Appendicitis
    1,194
    0.15
    66
    0.22
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,157
    0.15
    42
    0.14
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Eritrea ERITREA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    4.73
    45
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    2.67
    151
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    27.85
    10
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    4.65
    43
    5. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    15.82
    50
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.61
    170
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    8.71
    4
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    5.99
    120
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    3.63
    142
    10. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    7.48
    28
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    7.80
    151
    12. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    5.70
    11
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    1.87
    100
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    176
    1.26
    161
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.63
    178
    1.36
    133
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    183
    0.84
    145
    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.