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Bhutan
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bhutan and Denmark 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.

Denmark
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Bhutan Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    158
    159
    158
     
    70.4
    74.0
    72.2
    4
    8
    4
    1970
    40.2
    41.7
    40.9
    159
    160
    159
     
    70.9
    75.9
    73.3
    3
    7
    4
    1980
    45.6
    47.8
    46.7
    155
    156
    157
     
    71.2
    77.2
    74.1
    13
    13
    12
    1990
    51.6
    54.7
    53.1
    153
    152
    154
     
    72.0
    77.7
    74.8
    24
    25
    26
    2000
    60.0
    60.3
    60.2
    128
    138
    132
     
    74.5
    79.2
    76.9
    25
    30
    27
    2010
    67.7
    68.2
    67.9
    100
    128
    120
     
    77.1
    81.3
    79.2
    25
    29
    28
    2016
    70.4
    70.8
    70.6
    91
    125
    114
     
    79.3
    83.2
    81.2
    21
    27
    23
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    70.4
    70.8
    91
    125
    79.3
    83.2
    21
    27
    Age 5
    73.0
    73.0
    77
    128
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 10
    73.1
    73.1
    77
    129
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    26
    Age 15
    73.4
    73.4
    76
    127
    79.6
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 20
    73.8
    73.7
    75
    127
    79.7
    83.5
    21
    27
    Age 25
    74.2
    74.1
    76
    126
    79.8
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 30
    74.7
    74.5
    76
    127
    79.9
    83.6
    21
    27
    Age 35
    75.3
    75.2
    69
    126
    80.1
    83.7
    21
    27
    Age 40
    76.2
    75.9
    64
    121
    80.3
    83.8
    21
    28
    Age 45
    77.1
    76.8
    57
    115
    80.5
    84.0
    21
    29
    Age 50
    78.2
    77.9
    49
    112
    80.9
    84.2
    22
    30
    Age 55
    79.4
    79.1
    44
    106
    81.4
    84.6
    22
    30
    Age 60
    80.7
    80.6
    42
    97
    82.3
    85.2
    24
    30
    Age 65
    82.2
    82.3
    41
    85
    83.4
    86.0
    24
    28
    Age 70
    84.0
    84.4
    36
    69
    84.6
    86.9
    26
    29
    Age 75
    86.1
    86.8
    33
    59
    86.2
    88.1
    26
    31
    Age 80
    88.6
    89.6
    20
    41
    88.2
    89.7
    35
    35
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.7
    8
    15
    90.8
    92.0
    40
    35
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    151.69
    48
    44.76
    179
    2. Lung Disease
    71.93
    5
    31.99
    44
    3. Stroke
    65.88
    118
    26.79
    170
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    47.00
    46
    12.35
    147
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    44.36
    79
    17.12
    140
    6. Kidney Disease
    30.26
    28
    4.65
    176
    7. Liver Disease
    27.54
    40
    8.47
    139
    8. Tuberculosis
    20.00
    57
    0.22
    169
    9. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19.90
    57
    1.91
    118
    10. Stomach Cancer
    17.89
    7
    4.21
    123
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    16.87
    98
    28.69
    31
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.91
    100
    2.89
    177
    13. Hypertension
    13.38
    94
    4.12
    161
    14. HIV/AIDS
    12.53
    66
    0.31
    142
    15. Low Birth Weight
    12.17
    60
    2.16
    154
    16. Suicide
    12.16
    59
    9.39
    101
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    12.13
    38
    2.75
    171
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    10.82
    2
    0.61
    160
    19. Falls
    9.98
    45
    4.38
    110
    20. Asthma
    9.43
    66
    0.52
    175
    21. Other Injuries
    9.11
    79
    3.27
    174
    22. Cervical Cancer
    7.71
    94
    1.99
    161
    23. Oral Cancer
    6.69
    22
    3.69
    72
    24. Birth Trauma
    6.67
    69
    0.46
    163
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.59
    28
    4.27
    47
    26. Lung Cancers
    6.27
    127
    34.82
    6
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.59
    55
    2.23
    110
    28. Fires
    5.49
    40
    0.63
    143
    29. Liver Cancer
    5.24
    93
    4.10
    128
    30. Drownings
    5.09
    74
    0.44
    173
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    4.79
    104
    4.93
    102
    32. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    86
    6.61
    22
    33. Meningitis
    3.99
    58
    0.29
    152
    34. Hepatitis B
    3.56
    4
    0.11
    161
    35. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.38
    165
    18.26
    14
    36. Encephalitis
    3.38
    2
    0.10
    181
    37. Leukemia
    3.31
    114
    4.72
    42
    38. Maternal Conditions
    2.63
    67
    0.07
    167
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.25
    171
    2.54
    163
    40. Breast Cancer
    2.24
    183
    22.88
    26
    41. Epilepsy
    2.21
    73
    1.23
    133
    42. Drug Use
    2.19
    50
    3.65
    21
    43. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    122
    9.02
    14
    44. Malnutrition
    1.69
    93
    0.10
    154
    45. Tetanus
    1.62
    34
    0.00
    165
    46. Skin Disease
    1.52
    97
    0.49
    151
    47. Other Neoplasms
    1.48
    137
    2.66
    92
    48. Appendicitis
    1.42
    34
    0.17
    128
    49. Violence
    1.40
    152
    1.12
    160
    50. Skin Cancers
    1.23
    104
    3.91
    12
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    802
    18.59
    5,410
    12.83
    2. Lung Disease
    373
    8.65
    3,957
    9.39
    3. Stroke
    355
    8.23
    3,287
    7.80
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    276
    6.40
    2,152
    5.10
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    248
    5.75
    1,437
    3.41
    6. Liver Disease
    176
    4.08
    766
    1.82
    7. Kidney Disease
    175
    4.06
    584
    1.39
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    125
    2.90
    237
    0.56
    9. Tuberculosis
    116
    2.69
    20
    0.05
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    116
    2.69
    190
    0.45
    11. HIV/AIDS
    98
    2.27
    24
    0.06
    12. Stomach Cancer
    93
    2.16
    460
    1.09
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    92
    2.13
    149
    0.35
    14. Low Birth Weight
    91
    2.11
    72
    0.17
    15. Suicide
    91
    2.11
    694
    1.65
    16. Alzheimers/Dementia
    80
    1.85
    3,754
    8.90
    17. Hypertension
    75
    1.74
    512
    1.21
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    71
    1.65
    77
    0.18
    19. Other Injuries
    66
    1.53
    361
    0.86
    20. Falls
    63
    1.46
    528
    1.25
    21. Asthma
    57
    1.32
    54
    0.13
    22. Birth Trauma
    50
    1.16
    15
    0.04
    23. Fires
    42
    0.97
    59
    0.14
    24. Drownings
    39
    0.90
    33
    0.08
    25. Oral Cancer
    36
    0.83
    373
    0.88
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.81
    467
    1.11
    27. Lung Cancers
    34
    0.79
    3,932
    9.33
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    33
    0.76
    268
    0.64
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    31
    0.72
    531
    1.26
    30. Liver Cancer
    28
    0.65
    449
    1.07
    31. Meningitis
    27
    0.63
    26
    0.06
    32. Encephalitis
    24
    0.56
    8
    0.02
    33. Hepatitis B
    24
    0.56
    9
    0.02
    34. Maternal Conditions
    23
    0.53
    3
    0.01
    35. Leukemia
    21
    0.49
    540
    1.28
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20
    0.46
    2,138
    5.07
    37. Cervical Cancer
    20
    0.46
    113
    0.27
    38. Drug Use
    17
    0.39
    214
    0.51
    39. Epilepsy
    16
    0.37
    101
    0.24
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    16
    0.37
    257
    0.61
    41. Violence
    12
    0.28
    64
    0.15
    42. Tetanus
    11
    0.25
    0
    0.00
    43. Malnutrition
    10
    0.23
    11
    0.03
    44. Pancreas Cancer
    10
    0.23
    1,024
    2.43
    45. Ovary Cancer
    10
    0.23
    375
    0.89
    46. Other Neoplasms
    9
    0.21
    321
    0.76
    47. Appendicitis
    9
    0.21
    21
    0.05
    48. Skin Disease
    9
    0.21
    60
    0.14
    49. Poisonings
    7
    0.16
    25
    0.06
    50. Skin Cancers
    6
    0.14
    417
    0.99
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bhutan BHUTAN   Denmark DENMARK
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    17.89
    7
    4.21
    123
    2. Cervical Cancer
    7.71
    94
    1.99
    161
    3. Oral Cancer
    6.69
    22
    3.69
    72
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.59
    28
    4.27
    47
    5. Lung Cancers
    6.27
    127
    34.82
    6
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.24
    93
    4.10
    128
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.49
    86
    6.61
    22
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.38
    165
    18.26
    14
    9. Leukemia
    3.31
    114
    4.72
    42
    10. Breast Cancer
    2.24
    183
    22.88
    26
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.10
    122
    9.02
    14
    12. Skin Cancers
    1.23
    104
    3.91
    12
    13. Lymphomas
    1.13
    181
    5.99
    66
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.94
    158
    4.76
    15
    15. Prostate Cancer
    0.50
    183
    24.16
    46
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.00
    182
    3.55
    38
    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.