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Bangladesh
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bangladesh and Iraq 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.

Iraq
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   Iraq IRAQ
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iraq IRAQ
           
    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
     
    49.4
    51.2
    50.3
    90
    95
    94
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
     
    55.1
    56.9
    56.0
    91
    96
    93
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
     
    60.2
    62.8
    61.5
    92
    100
    93
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
     
    60.2
    63.3
    61.8
    119
    125
    121
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
     
    67.8
    72.3
    70.0
    82
    97
    94
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
     
    68.4
    72.8
    70.6
    96
    109
    101
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
     
    67.5
    72.2
    69.8
    117
    119
    119
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iraq IRAQ
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    67.5
    72.2
    117
    119
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    69.9
    74.3
    111
    119
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    70.2
    74.6
    109
    117
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    70.6
    75.0
    107
    114
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    71.1
    75.3
    104
    114
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    72.0
    75.7
    101
    113
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    72.8
    76.1
    99
    113
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    73.5
    76.5
    91
    113
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    74.2
    77.0
    89
    112
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    74.9
    77.4
    88
    111
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    75.7
    78.0
    88
    110
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    76.6
    78.7
    87
    111
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    77.9
    79.6
    84
    111
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    79.6
    80.7
    82
    110
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    81.4
    82.1
    87
    120
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    83.4
    83.8
    98
    130
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    86.1
    86.6
    103
    121
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    89.5
    89.7
    100
    125
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iraq IRAQ
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    125.64
    34
    94.27
    76
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    108.99
    104
    215.95
    19
    3. Lung Disease
    69.07
    6
    8.56
    179
    4. Tuberculosis
    61.12
    23
    5.48
    90
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40.08
    57
    40.12
    56
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21.99
    125
    22.66
    122
    7. Liver Disease
    19.16
    75
    5.96
    155
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16.57
    60
    5.35
    74
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.56
    103
    22.34
    69
    10. Kidney Disease
    14.04
    94
    26.26
    36
    11. Low Birth Weight
    13.63
    50
    12.90
    55
    12. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    2.59
    99
    13. Drownings
    12.94
    8
    1.41
    142
    14. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    21.97
    32
    15. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    1.62
    171
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    1.15
    147
    17. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    14.15
    84
    18. Asthma
    11.32
    56
    3.33
    101
    19. Birth Trauma
    10.29
    52
    8.31
    65
    20. Alzheimers/Dementia
    10.17
    152
    25.24
    40
    21. Hypertension
    9.00
    122
    13.14
    97
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    8.26
    96
    11.02
    46
    23. Suicide
    5.98
    139
    4.03
    158
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.82
    50
    0.89
    154
    25. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    5.27
    100
    26. Falls
    5.26
    91
    2.36
    159
    27. Malnutrition
    4.52
    67
    0.93
    109
    28. Other Injuries
    3.94
    165
    5.76
    130
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    4.12
    95
    30. Epilepsy
    3.65
    44
    0.92
    151
    31. Violence
    3.03
    125
    14.52
    26
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.98
    138
    4.41
    109
    33. Skin Disease
    2.96
    63
    0.80
    133
    34. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
    5.79
    121
    35. Maternal Conditions
    2.61
    68
    2.01
    76
    36. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    4.25
    122
    37. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    8.32
    11
    38. Drug Use
    2.16
    53
    1.81
    63
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.99
    89
    2.99
    76
    40. Hepatitis B
    1.71
    38
    0.56
    79
    41. Syphilis
    1.54
    45
    0.29
    88
    42. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    7.02
    152
    43. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    7.22
    2
    44. Other Neoplasms
    1.44
    139
    8.45
    3
    45. Encephalitis
    1.42
    39
    1.30
    45
    46. Fires
    1.32
    107
    1.76
    85
    47. Meningitis
    1.18
    92
    1.80
    77
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    7.39
    3
    49. Appendicitis
    0.97
    64
    0.12
    135
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
    2.99
    101
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iraq IRAQ
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    128,190
    16.27
    14,315
    8.13
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    112,791
    14.31
    32,582
    18.50
    3. Tuberculosis
    69,079
    8.77
    952
    0.54
    4. Lung Disease
    68,462
    8.69
    1,261
    0.72
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    40,142
    5.09
    6,382
    3.62
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    30,354
    3.85
    8,218
    4.67
    7. Low Birth Weight
    23,582
    2.99
    8,339
    4.73
    8. Liver Disease
    22,346
    2.84
    1,124
    0.64
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,660
    2.62
    6,476
    3.68
    10. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19,951
    2.53
    2,524
    1.43
    11. Drownings
    19,102
    2.42
    568
    0.32
    12. Birth Trauma
    17,799
    2.26
    5,372
    3.05
    13. Kidney Disease
    15,336
    1.95
    4,273
    2.43
    14. Oral Cancer
    15,010
    1.90
    443
    0.25
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    13,873
    1.76
    6,274
    3.56
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    13,001
    1.65
    190
    0.11
    17. Lung Cancers
    12,075
    1.53
    2,285
    1.30
    18. Asthma
    11,794
    1.50
    566
    0.32
    19. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,917
    1.26
    3,441
    1.95
    20. Hypertension
    9,422
    1.20
    1,993
    1.13
    21. Suicide
    8,879
    1.13
    1,109
    0.63
    22. Breast Cancer
    7,736
    0.98
    2,173
    1.23
    23. Cervical Cancer
    6,717
    0.85
    153
    0.09
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6,387
    0.81
    146
    0.08
    25. Stomach Cancer
    6,125
    0.78
    903
    0.51
    26. Falls
    6,046
    0.77
    612
    0.35
    27. Epilepsy
    5,740
    0.73
    294
    0.17
    28. Other Injuries
    5,146
    0.65
    1,812
    1.03
    29. Malnutrition
    5,033
    0.64
    306
    0.17
    30. Violence
    4,627
    0.59
    4,624
    2.63
    31. Maternal Conditions
    4,544
    0.58
    679
    0.39
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,529
    0.45
    1,066
    0.61
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,402
    0.43
    1,015
    0.58
    34. Skin Disease
    3,093
    0.39
    181
    0.10
    35. Liver Cancer
    2,926
    0.37
    693
    0.39
    36. Lymphomas
    2,705
    0.34
    1,598
    0.91
    37. Syphilis
    2,538
    0.32
    166
    0.09
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,490
    0.32
    601
    0.34
    39. Drug Use
    2,394
    0.30
    457
    0.26
    40. Ovary Cancer
    2,299
    0.29
    406
    0.23
    41. Leukemia
    2,039
    0.26
    1,737
    0.99
    42. Hepatitis B
    1,876
    0.24
    105
    0.06
    43. Encephalitis
    1,861
    0.24
    370
    0.21
    44. Meningitis
    1,835
    0.23
    621
    0.35
    45. Other Neoplasms
    1,770
    0.22
    1,589
    0.90
    46. Fires
    1,701
    0.22
    582
    0.33
    47. Appendicitis
    1,117
    0.14
    36
    0.02
    48. Bladder Cancer
    1,039
    0.13
    1,125
    0.64
    49. Leishmaniasis
    988
    0.13
    227
    0.13
    50. Inflammatory/Heart
    914
    0.12
    1,771
    1.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Iraq IRAQ
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.43
    2
    2.59
    99
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.85
    137
    21.97
    32
    3. Cervical Cancer
    11.51
    73
    1.62
    171
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.48
    11
    1.15
    147
    5. Lung Cancers
    11.33
    99
    14.15
    84
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.29
    98
    5.27
    100
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.80
    115
    4.12
    95
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2.91
    171
    5.79
    121
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.59
    172
    4.25
    122
    10. Lymphomas
    2.25
    162
    8.32
    11
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.50
    181
    7.02
    152
    12. Leukemia
    1.47
    158
    7.22
    2
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.02
    153
    7.39
    3
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.71
    171
    2.99
    101
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.66
    174
    0.59
    175
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.25
    182
    0.66
    148
    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.