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Compare Bosnia and Herzegovina and Syria 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   Syria SYRIA
           
    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
     
    48.2
    51.0
    49.6
    97
    97
    97
    1970
    64.2
    68.4
    66.2
    53
    53
    54
     
    54.3
    57.6
    55.9
    94
    94
    94
    1980
    67.7
    72.9
    70.2
    38
    49
    44
     
    61.5
    65.1
    63.3
    83
    88
    86
    1990
    69.4
    74.9
    72.1
    42
    52
    43
     
    66.7
    70.3
    68.4
    64
    92
    82
    2000
    71.8
    77.2
    74.6
    40
    42
    39
     
    70.5
    74.9
    72.6
    50
    67
    57
    2010
    73.9
    78.8
    76.4
    39
    44
    39
     
    71.9
    75.5
    73.7
    60
    89
    76
    2016
    74.8
    79.8
    77.3
    46
    45
    42
     
    59.4
    68.9
    63.8
    165
    133
    151
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Syria SYRIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.8
    79.8
    46
    45
     
    59.4
    68.9
    165
    133
    Age 5
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    48
     
    60.7
    70.2
    178
    148
    Age 10
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
     
    61.4
    70.9
    178
    146
    Age 15
    75.3
    80.3
    49
    51
     
    62.1
    71.7
    178
    140
    Age 20
    75.4
    80.3
    51
    53
     
    63.2
    72.5
    177
    137
    Age 25
    75.6
    80.4
    52
    55
     
    65.3
    73.4
    174
    134
    Age 30
    75.7
    80.4
    56
    57
     
    67.8
    74.4
    168
    130
    Age 35
    75.9
    80.5
    60
    58
     
    69.9
    75.2
    149
    125
    Age 40
    76.1
    80.7
    65
    60
     
    71.7
    76.0
    130
    120
    Age 45
    76.5
    80.9
    70
    63
     
    73.2
    76.7
    120
    116
    Age 50
    77.0
    81.2
    71
    64
     
    74.6
    77.5
    110
    115
    Age 55
    77.7
    81.7
    72
    64
     
    76.1
    78.4
    100
    114
    Age 60
    78.8
    82.3
    72
    68
     
    77.5
    79.4
    97
    112
    Age 65
    80.3
    83.0
    73
    72
     
    79.0
    80.6
    102
    114
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    72
    76
     
    81.0
    82.2
    102
    113
    Age 75
    84.6
    86.0
    67
    71
     
    83.3
    84.1
    106
    113
    Age 80
    87.3
    88.2
    62
    71
     
    86.0
    86.6
    112
    115
    Age 85
    90.4
    91.0
    65
    70
     
    89.3
    89.7
    117
    116
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Syria SYRIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    123.19
    85
     
    256.78
    12
    2. Stroke
    102.85
    65
     
    106.07
    60
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    57.10
    3
     
    12.37
    20
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.77
    78
     
    12.62
    146
    5. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
     
    17.49
    71
    6. Alzheimers/Dementia
    26.81
    36
     
    42.39
    9
    7. Lung Disease
    18.48
    124
     
    11.71
    164
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
     
    26.98
    11
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.65
    112
     
    25.83
    54
    10. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
     
    11.63
    123
    11. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
     
    14.26
    47
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.31
    121
     
    8.27
    142
    13. Liver Disease
    8.80
    137
     
    12.22
    111
    14. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
     
    6.82
    73
    15. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.25
    176
     
    23.17
    118
    16. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
     
    5.16
    97
    17. Other Injuries
    6.98
    107
     
    5.20
    141
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
     
    4.40
    76
    19. Hypertension
    4.57
    157
     
    5.09
    153
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
     
    4.58
    83
    21. Suicide
    4.46
    154
     
    3.15
    168
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    3.53
    156
     
    6.03
    128
    23. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
     
    6.58
    5
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.29
    29
     
    0.52
    157
    25. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
     
    1.59
    172
    26. Low Birth Weight
    2.74
    148
     
    4.55
    122
    27. Violence
    2.60
    129
     
    2.85
    127
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
     
    1.34
    125
    29. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
     
    9.46
    5
    30. Alcohol
    2.37
    55
     
    0.27
    174
    31. Falls
    2.35
    161
     
    2.55
    150
    32. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
     
    6.86
    3
    33. Tuberculosis
    1.83
    118
     
    0.16
    174
    34. Other Neoplasms
    1.80
    122
     
    4.96
    22
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.72
    125
     
    0.81
    160
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
     
    0.55
    155
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
     
    1.26
    141
    38. Poisonings
    1.41
    65
     
    0.92
    86
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.37
    170
     
    3.68
    123
    40. Epilepsy
    1.31
    121
     
    0.66
    171
    41. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
     
    2.38
    109
    42. Asthma
    1.26
    135
     
    11.39
    54
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.96
    135
     
    0.95
    138
    44. Drug Use
    0.89
    117
     
    1.04
    106
    45. Birth Trauma
    0.85
    140
     
    2.00
    114
    46. Fires
    0.82
    130
     
    1.10
    114
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.46
    37
     
    0.13
    99
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.35
    23
     
    0.14
    67
    49. Encephalitis
    0.30
    136
     
    0.42
    124
    50. Drownings
    0.29
    181
     
    1.03
    151
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Syria SYRIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    8,550
    23.60
     
    26,377
    19.14
    2. Stroke
    7,220
    19.93
     
    11,025
    8.00
    3. Inflammatory/Heart
    4,010
    11.07
     
    1,348
    0.98
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,281
    6.30
     
    1,289
    0.94
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,927
    5.32
     
    3,869
    2.81
    6. Lung Cancers
    1,822
    5.03
     
    1,855
    1.35
    7. Lung Disease
    1,304
    3.60
     
    1,159
    0.84
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    798
    2.20
     
    1,534
    1.11
    9. Kidney Disease
    699
    1.93
     
    856
    0.62
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    633
    1.75
     
    3,636
    2.64
    11. Liver Disease
    553
    1.53
     
    1,349
    0.98
    12. Liver Cancer
    494
    1.36
     
    552
    0.40
    13. Stomach Cancer
    485
    1.34
     
    746
    0.54
    14. Influenza and Pneumonia
    471
    1.30
     
    2,789
    2.02
    15. Breast Cancer
    440
    1.21
     
    1,613
    1.17
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    393
    1.08
     
    482
    0.35
    17. Other Injuries
    371
    1.02
     
    773
    0.56
    18. Prostate Cancer
    369
    1.02
     
    487
    0.35
    19. Hypertension
    316
    0.87
     
    511
    0.37
    20. Bladder Cancer
    236
    0.65
     
    662
    0.48
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    234
    0.65
     
    50
    0.04
    22. Suicide
    228
    0.63
     
    495
    0.36
    23. Ovary Cancer
    152
    0.42
     
    274
    0.20
    24. Falls
    151
    0.42
     
    335
    0.24
    25. Lymphomas
    146
    0.40
     
    1,088
    0.79
    26. Alcohol
    142
    0.39
     
    35
    0.03
    27. Other Neoplasms
    118
    0.33
     
    581
    0.42
    28. Violence
    118
    0.33
     
    463
    0.34
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    117
    0.32
     
    85
    0.06
    30. Tuberculosis
    115
    0.32
     
    21
    0.02
    31. Leukemia
    112
    0.31
     
    892
    0.65
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    99
    0.27
     
    135
    0.10
    33. Skin Cancers
    99
    0.27
     
    58
    0.04
    34. Asthma
    88
    0.24
     
    1,287
    0.93
    35. Cervical Cancer
    87
    0.24
     
    96
    0.07
    36. Oral Cancer
    86
    0.24
     
    261
    0.19
    37. Uterin Cancer
    85
    0.23
     
    72
    0.05
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    85
    0.23
     
    469
    0.34
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    80
    0.22
     
    1,409
    1.02
    40. Poisonings
    72
    0.20
     
    136
    0.10
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    64
    0.18
     
    114
    0.08
    42. Epilepsy
    62
    0.17
     
    100
    0.07
    43. Low Birth Weight
    53
    0.15
     
    1,125
    0.82
    44. Fires
    46
    0.13
     
    159
    0.12
    45. Drug Use
    37
    0.10
     
    149
    0.11
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    25
    0.07
     
    16
    0.01
    47. Schizophrenia
    22
    0.06
     
    15
    0.01
    48. Encephalitis
    17
    0.05
     
    61
    0.04
    49. Birth Trauma
    17
    0.05
     
    494
    0.36
    50. Drownings
    15
    0.04
     
    183
    0.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Bosnia and Herzegovina BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA   Syria SYRIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.16
    25
     
    17.49
    71
    2. Breast Cancer
    13.47
    128
     
    26.98
    11
    3. Prostate Cancer
    12.48
    118
     
    11.63
    123
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.74
    59
     
    14.26
    47
    5. Stomach Cancer
    7.36
    66
     
    6.82
    73
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.22
    56
     
    5.16
    97
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.83
    55
     
    4.40
    76
    8. Ovary Cancer
    4.46
    87
     
    4.58
    83
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.40
    48
     
    6.58
    5
    10. Cervical Cancer
    2.79
    144
     
    1.59
    172
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.41
    79
     
    1.34
    125
    12. Lymphomas
    2.40
    154
     
    9.46
    5
    13. Leukemia
    2.04
    146
     
    6.86
    3
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.53
    89
     
    0.55
    155
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.48
    130
     
    1.26
    141
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.27
    165
     
    2.38
    109
     
     
     
    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.