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Compare Bosnia and Herzegovina and Ghana 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Ghana GHANA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    58.8
    62.1
    60.4
    60
    60
    61
     
    44.4
    47.3
    45.8
    118
    114
    117
    1970
    64.2
    68.4
    66.2
    53
    53
    54
     
    47.8
    50.7
    49.2
    124
    124
    125
    1980
    67.7
    72.9
    70.2
    38
    49
    44
     
    51.6
    54.5
    53.0
    132
    134
    133
    1990
    69.4
    74.9
    72.1
    42
    52
    43
     
    55.7
    58.1
    56.9
    138
    142
    141
    2000
    71.8
    77.2
    74.6
    40
    42
    39
     
    55.9
    58.6
    57.2
    144
    146
    147
    2010
    73.9
    78.8
    76.4
    39
    44
    39
     
    59.6
    62.2
    60.9
    147
    149
    150
    2016
    74.8
    79.8
    77.3
    46
    45
    42
     
    62.5
    64.4
    63.4
    147
    158
    155
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Ghana GHANA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.8
    79.8
    46
    45
     
    62.5
    64.4
    147
    158
    Age 5
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    48
     
    66.6
    68.0
    147
    161
    Age 10
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
     
    67.0
    68.6
    148
    162
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
     
    67.3
    68.9
    148
    163
    Age 20
    75.4
    80.3
    51
    53
     
    67.8
    69.5
    149
    163
    Age 25
    75.6
    80.4
    52
    55
     
    68.4
    70.1
    150
    163
    Age 30
    75.7
    80.4
    56
    57
     
    69.0
    70.8
    151
    163
    Age 35
    75.9
    80.5
    60
    58
     
    69.6
    71.6
    153
    165
    Age 40
    76.1
    80.7
    65
    60
     
    70.4
    72.4
    155
    166
    Age 45
    76.5
    80.9
    70
    63
     
    71.4
    73.4
    158
    167
    Age 50
    77.0
    81.2
    71
    64
     
    72.5
    74.2
    162
    170
    Age 55
    77.7
    81.7
    72
    64
     
    73.8
    75.2
    163
    171
    Age 60
    78.8
    82.3
    72
    68
     
    75.2
    76.2
    169
    173
    Age 65
    80.3
    83.0
    73
    72
     
    76.9
    77.7
    171
    173
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    72
    76
     
    79.0
    79.6
    171
    173
    Age 75
    84.6
    86.0
    67
    71
     
    81.6
    82.0
    173
    173
    Age 80
    87.3
    88.2
    62
    71
     
    84.8
    85.1
    171
    172
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.0
    65
    70
     
    88.5
    88.7
    167
    169
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Ghana GHANA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.19
    85
     
    155.08
    44
    2. Stroke
    102.85
    65
     
    160.10
    11
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    57.10
    3
     
    11.61
    21
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.77
    78
     
    45.45
    48
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
     
    2.50
    154
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.81
    36
     
    16.47
    102
    7. Lung Disease
    18.48
    124
     
    21.09
    103
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
     
    12.79
    129
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.65
    112
     
    33.17
    31
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
     
    16.11
    91
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
     
    3.82
    156
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.31
    121
     
    19.32
    67
    13. Liver Disease
    8.80
    137
     
    47.10
    15
    14. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
     
    3.17
    148
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.25
    176
     
    144.64
    15
    16. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
     
    13.58
    22
    17. Other Injuries
    6.98
    107
     
    19.68
    22
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
     
    1.48
    145
    19. Hypertension
    4.57
    157
     
    19.97
    53
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
     
    3.52
    124
    21. Suicide
    4.46
    154
     
    10.09
    90
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.53
    156
     
    14.53
    17
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
     
    1.63
    109
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.29
    29
     
    0.68
    133
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
     
    21.33
    29
    26. Low Birth Weight
    2.74
    148
     
    17.97
    29
    27. Violence
    2.60
    129
     
    11.12
    40
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
     
    1.20
    142
    29. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
     
    5.49
    82
    30. Alcohol
    2.37
    55
     
    1.99
    71
    31. Falls
    2.35
    161
     
    17.75
    11
    32. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
     
    1.12
    166
    33. Tuberculosis
    1.83
    118
     
    63.00
    20
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.80
    122
     
    2.30
    109
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.72
    125
     
    6.46
    42
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
     
    1.03
    119
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
     
    0.50
    178
    38. Poisonings
    1.41
    65
     
    1.81
    53
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.37
    170
     
    21.56
    7
    40. Epilepsy
    1.31
    121
     
    2.85
    58
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
     
    2.72
    95
    42. Asthma
    1.26
    135
     
    11.82
    51
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    135
     
    3.73
    60
    44. Drug Use
    0.89
    117
     
    3.44
    25
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.85
    140
     
    16.94
    27
    46. Fires
    0.82
    130
     
    6.99
    23
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    37
     
    0.10
    118
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.35
    23
     
    0.08
    104
    49. Encephalitis
    0.30
    136
     
    1.47
    36
    50. Drownings
    0.29
    181
     
    5.46
    69
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Ghana GHANA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,550
    23.60
     
    18,607
    8.84
    2. Stroke
    7,220
    19.93
     
    19,734
    9.37
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,010
    11.07
     
    1,943
    0.92
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,281
    6.30
     
    5,709
    2.71
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,927
    5.32
     
    1,701
    0.81
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,822
    5.03
     
    350
    0.17
    7. Lung Disease
    1,304
    3.60
     
    2,578
    1.22
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    798
    2.20
     
    502
    0.24
    9. Kidney Disease
    699
    1.93
     
    3,150
    1.50
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    633
    1.75
     
    7,144
    3.39
    11. Liver Disease
    553
    1.53
     
    7,833
    3.72
    12. Liver Cancer
    494
    1.36
     
    2,140
    1.02
    13. Stomach Cancer
    485
    1.34
     
    487
    0.23
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    471
    1.30
     
    24,674
    11.72
    15. Breast Cancer
    440
    1.21
     
    1,123
    0.53
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    393
    1.08
     
    213
    0.10
    17. Other Injuries
    371
    1.02
     
    4,543
    2.16
    18. Prostate Cancer
    369
    1.02
     
    727
    0.35
    19. Hypertension
    316
    0.87
     
    2,602
    1.24
    20. Bladder Cancer
    236
    0.65
     
    203
    0.10
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    234
    0.65
     
    74
    0.04
    22. Suicide
    228
    0.63
     
    1,896
    0.90
    23. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.42
     
    298
    0.14
    24. Falls
    151
    0.42
     
    2,596
    1.23
    25. Lymphomas
    146
    0.40
     
    821
    0.39
    26. Alcohol
    142
    0.39
     
    368
    0.17
    27. Other Neoplasms
    118
    0.33
     
    375
    0.18
    28. Violence
    118
    0.33
     
    2,737
    1.30
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    117
    0.32
     
    986
    0.47
    30. Tuberculosis
    115
    0.32
     
    9,830
    4.67
    31. Leukemia
    112
    0.31
     
    203
    0.10
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    99
    0.27
     
    78
    0.04
    33. Skin Cancers
    99
    0.27
     
    145
    0.07
    34. Asthma
    88
    0.24
     
    1,704
    0.81
    35. Cervical Cancer
    87
    0.24
     
    1,633
    0.78
    36. Oral Cancer
    86
    0.24
     
    366
    0.17
    37. Uterin Cancer
    85
    0.23
     
    88
    0.04
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    85
    0.23
     
    5,409
    2.57
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    80
    0.22
     
    5,804
    2.76
    40. Poisonings
    72
    0.20
     
    436
    0.21
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    64
    0.18
     
    564
    0.27
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.17
     
    626
    0.30
    43. Low Birth Weight
    53
    0.15
     
    8,224
    3.91
    44. Fires
    46
    0.13
     
    1,480
    0.70
    45. Drug Use
    37
    0.10
     
    724
    0.34
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.07
     
    18
    0.01
    47. Schizophrenia
    22
    0.06
     
    13
    0.01
    48. Encephalitis
    17
    0.05
     
    411
    0.20
    49. Birth Trauma
    17
    0.05
     
    7,753
    3.68
    50. Drownings
    15
    0.04
     
    1,469
    0.70
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Ghana GHANA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
     
    2.50
    154
    2. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
     
    12.79
    129
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
     
    16.11
    91
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
     
    3.82
    156
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
     
    3.17
    148
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
     
    13.58
    22
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
     
    1.48
    145
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
     
    3.52
    124
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
     
    1.63
    109
    10. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
     
    21.33
    29
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
     
    1.20
    142
    12. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
     
    5.49
    82
    13. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
     
    1.12
    166
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
     
    1.03
    119
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
     
    0.50
    178
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
     
    2.72
    95
     
     
     
    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.