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Bangladesh
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Bangladesh and Iran 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.

Iran
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   Iran IRAN
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iran IRAN
           
    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
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    125.64
    34
    83.32
    91
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.99
    104
    170.87
    35
    3. Lung Disease
    69.07
    6
    18.84
    119
    4. Tuberculosis
    61.12
    23
    2.13
    111
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.08
    57
    17.46
    126
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.99
    125
    19.67
    133
    7. Liver Disease
    19.16
    75
    6.99
    147
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16.57
    60
    2.21
    112
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.56
    103
    30.32
    38
    10. Kidney Disease
    14.04
    94
    13.28
    99
    11. Low Birth Weight
    13.63
    50
    6.09
    102
    12. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    1.40
    157
    13. Drownings
    12.94
    8
    1.01
    153
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    10.51
    152
    15. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    1.27
    174
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    9.32
    19
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    8.41
    106
    18. Asthma
    11.32
    56
    8.11
    74
    19. Birth Trauma
    10.29
    52
    3.35
    84
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.17
    152
    35.41
    19
    21. Hypertension
    9.00
    122
    32.25
    17
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.26
    96
    5.55
    134
    23. Suicide
    5.98
    139
    3.61
    164
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.82
    50
    2.69
    98
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    16.11
    14
    26. Falls
    5.26
    91
    3.27
    131
    27. Malnutrition
    4.52
    67
    0.41
    124
    28. Other Injuries
    3.94
    165
    4.40
    157
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    3.75
    116
    30. Epilepsy
    3.65
    44
    0.64
    173
    31. Violence
    3.03
    125
    4.07
    108
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.98
    138
    2.44
    152
    33. Skin Disease
    2.96
    63
    0.42
    157
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
    7.80
    93
    35. Maternal Conditions
    2.61
    68
    0.23
    135
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    2.75
    166
    37. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    5.78
    73
    38. Drug Use
    2.16
    53
    2.78
    35
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.99
    89
    0.56
    164
    40. Hepatitis B
    1.71
    38
    0.80
    64
    41. Syphilis
    1.54
    45
    0.01
    180
    42. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    9.56
    137
    43. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    5.17
    24
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    139
    1.23
    148
    45. Encephalitis
    1.42
    39
    0.21
    154
    46. Fires
    1.32
    107
    3.01
    69
    47. Meningitis
    1.18
    92
    1.23
    91
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    4.66
    16
    49. Appendicitis
    0.97
    64
    0.35
    110
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
    2.08
    124
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    128,190
    16.27
    42,356
    13.06
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    112,791
    14.31
    89,116
    27.47
    3. Tuberculosis
    69,079
    8.77
    1,323
    0.41
    4. Lung Disease
    68,462
    8.69
    9,709
    2.99
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40,142
    5.09
    9,270
    2.86
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    30,354
    3.85
    11,173
    3.44
    7. Low Birth Weight
    23,582
    2.99
    4,712
    1.45
    8. Liver Disease
    22,346
    2.84
    3,903
    1.20
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,660
    2.62
    22,143
    6.83
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19,951
    2.53
    1,452
    0.45
    11. Drownings
    19,102
    2.42
    774
    0.24
    12. Birth Trauma
    17,799
    2.26
    2,588
    0.80
    13. Kidney Disease
    15,336
    1.95
    7,067
    2.18
    14. Oral Cancer
    15,010
    1.90
    855
    0.26
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    13,873
    1.76
    4,237
    1.31
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    13,001
    1.65
    5,303
    1.63
    17. Lung Cancers
    12,075
    1.53
    4,816
    1.48
    18. Asthma
    11,794
    1.50
    4,229
    1.30
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,917
    1.26
    17,175
    5.29
    20. Hypertension
    9,422
    1.20
    16,415
    5.06
    21. Suicide
    8,879
    1.13
    2,836
    0.87
    22. Breast Cancer
    7,736
    0.98
    3,545
    1.09
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6,717
    0.85
    390
    0.12
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6,387
    0.81
    1,426
    0.44
    25. Stomach Cancer
    6,125
    0.78
    8,850
    2.73
    26. Falls
    6,046
    0.77
    1,954
    0.60
    27. Epilepsy
    5,740
    0.73
    448
    0.14
    28. Other Injuries
    5,146
    0.65
    3,046
    0.94
    29. Malnutrition
    5,033
    0.64
    230
    0.07
    30. Violence
    4,627
    0.59
    3,259
    1.00
    31. Maternal Conditions
    4,544
    0.58
    207
    0.06
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,529
    0.45
    1,445
    0.45
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,402
    0.43
    4,691
    1.45
    34. Skin Disease
    3,093
    0.39
    217
    0.07
    35. Liver Cancer
    2,926
    0.37
    1,563
    0.48
    36. Lymphomas
    2,705
    0.34
    3,498
    1.08
    37. Syphilis
    2,538
    0.32
    9
    0.00
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,490
    0.32
    314
    0.10
    39. Drug Use
    2,394
    0.30
    2,122
    0.65
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2,299
    0.29
    1,179
    0.36
    41. Leukemia
    2,039
    0.26
    3,240
    1.00
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,876
    0.24
    478
    0.15
    43. Encephalitis
    1,861
    0.24
    140
    0.04
    44. Meningitis
    1,835
    0.23
    771
    0.24
    45. Other Neoplasms
    1,770
    0.22
    768
    0.24
    46. Fires
    1,701
    0.22
    2,068
    0.64
    47. Appendicitis
    1,117
    0.14
    210
    0.06
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1,039
    0.13
    2,475
    0.76
    49. Leishmaniasis
    988
    0.13
    58
    0.02
    50. Inflammatory/Heart
    914
    0.12
    2,391
    0.74
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    1.40
    157
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    10.51
    152
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    1.27
    174
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    9.32
    19
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    8.41
    106
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    16.11
    14
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    3.75
    116
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
    7.80
    93
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    2.75
    166
    10. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    5.78
    73
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    9.56
    137
    12. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    5.17
    24
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    4.66
    16
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
    2.08
    124
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.66
    174
    0.74
    170
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.25
    182
    0.74
    143
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.