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Bulgaria
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bulgaria and Gambia 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.

Gambia
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Bulgaria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.6
    71.0
    69.2
    12
    29
    20
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
     
    54.8
    57.1
    55.9
    147
    148
    148
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2016
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
     
    60.6
    63.3
    61.9
    156
    161
    161
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    60.6
    63.3
    156
    161
    Age 5
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    65.1
    67.3
    160
    164
    Age 10
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    65.6
    67.9
    163
    165
    Age 15
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    65.8
    68.1
    163
    166
    Age 20
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    66.5
    68.8
    163
    166
    Age 25
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    67.4
    69.7
    164
    166
    Age 30
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    68.2
    70.5
    161
    166
    Age 35
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    69.0
    71.3
    163
    167
    Age 40
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    69.9
    72.1
    167
    168
    Age 45
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    70.8
    73.0
    171
    170
    Age 50
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    71.9
    73.8
    172
    172
    Age 55
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    73.2
    74.9
    176
    173
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    74.7
    76.0
    175
    175
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    76.6
    77.5
    176
    175
    Age 70
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    78.7
    79.4
    179
    175
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    81.3
    81.8
    180
    175
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    84.5
    84.8
    179
    176
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    88.1
    88.4
    180
    176
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    211.28
    23
    142.60
    60
    2. Stroke
    131.98
    31
    136.82
    26
    3. Hypertension
    34.17
    11
    14.34
    88
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    24
    2.33
    158
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.26
    61
    18.11
    88
    6. Lung Disease
    19.79
    110
    29.20
    51
    7. Breast Cancer
    19.44
    63
    4.89
    181
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.71
    11
    1.31
    182
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    17.02
    9
    5.72
    88
    10. Liver Disease
    15.08
    90
    44.65
    18
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.56
    150
    154.66
    11
    12. Prostate Cancer
    13.08
    115
    6.51
    155
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.72
    145
    39.32
    59
    14. Suicide
    11.37
    70
    11.29
    71
    15. Kidney Disease
    9.79
    124
    23.89
    44
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.21
    50
    1.71
    178
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.55
    31
    1.15
    154
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.04
    104
    16.46
    46
    19. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    29
    1.15
    180
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.40
    150
    43.85
    8
    21. Liver Cancer
    6.33
    68
    24.96
    6
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    5.50
    135
    16.26
    9
    23. Oral Cancer
    4.77
    44
    0.42
    182
    24. Other Injuries
    4.50
    153
    20.40
    16
    25. Lymphomas
    4.26
    111
    3.09
    135
    26. Low Birth Weight
    4.25
    129
    19.96
    23
    27. Uterin Cancer
    4.15
    28
    0.41
    177
    28. Falls
    4.02
    118
    20.11
    6
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    40
    0.59
    174
    30. Leukemia
    3.42
    111
    0.05
    183
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.73
    144
    10.83
    40
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    1.35
    98
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.28
    40
    1.07
    91
    34. Drownings
    2.02
    126
    6.88
    48
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.99
    118
    6.19
    49
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.93
    93
    4.66
    40
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.64
    123
    18.57
    17
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    133
    0.56
    173
    39. Epilepsy
    1.36
    118
    4.97
    29
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.32
    118
    70.48
    25
    41. Other Neoplasms
    1.28
    147
    3.37
    70
    42. Violence
    1.25
    156
    9.75
    51
    43. Drug Use
    1.09
    102
    3.35
    28
    44. Fires
    1.02
    120
    7.61
    14
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.95
    135
    44.67
    39
    46. Alcohol
    0.84
    132
    2.18
    66
    47. Encephalitis
    0.66
    87
    1.91
    19
    48. Poisonings
    0.59
    111
    2.73
    29
    49. Meningitis
    0.58
    128
    24.64
    15
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.53
    34
    0.13
    95
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    33,984
    34.29
    906
    6.19
    2. Stroke
    21,716
    21.91
    925
    6.31
    3. Hypertension
    5,552
    5.60
    97
    0.66
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,800
    3.83
    99
    0.68
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,590
    3.62
    17
    0.12
    6. Lung Disease
    3,186
    3.21
    190
    1.30
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,790
    2.81
    12
    0.08
    8. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,549
    2.57
    58
    0.40
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,947
    1.96
    268
    1.83
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,800
    1.82
    1,868
    12.75
    11. Liver Disease
    1,768
    1.78
    394
    2.69
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,412
    1.42
    19
    0.13
    13. Kidney Disease
    1,378
    1.39
    223
    1.52
    14. Stomach Cancer
    1,334
    1.35
    12
    0.08
    15. Suicide
    1,139
    1.15
    124
    0.85
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1,066
    1.08
    8
    0.05
    17. Liver Cancer
    890
    0.90
    241
    1.65
    18. Prostate Cancer
    883
    0.89
    18
    0.12
    19. Oral Cancer
    589
    0.59
    2
    0.01
    20. Bladder Cancer
    563
    0.57
    3
    0.02
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    542
    0.55
    606
    4.14
    22. Lymphomas
    508
    0.51
    27
    0.18
    23. Falls
    474
    0.48
    185
    1.26
    24. Ovary Cancer
    440
    0.44
    6
    0.04
    25. Cervical Cancer
    413
    0.42
    60
    0.41
    26. Other Injuries
    406
    0.41
    336
    2.29
    27. Leukemia
    400
    0.40
    2
    0.01
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    397
    0.40
    6
    0.04
    29. Skin Cancers
    338
    0.34
    8
    0.05
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    325
    0.33
    216
    1.47
    31. Uterin Cancer
    309
    0.31
    1
    0.01
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    295
    0.30
    53
    0.36
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    234
    0.24
    548
    3.74
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    232
    0.23
    41
    0.28
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    188
    0.19
    5
    0.03
    36. Other Neoplasms
    163
    0.16
    30
    0.20
    37. Low Birth Weight
    162
    0.16
    825
    5.63
    38. Drownings
    152
    0.15
    140
    0.96
    39. Epilepsy
    111
    0.11
    75
    0.51
    40. Fires
    109
    0.11
    110
    0.75
    41. Violence
    105
    0.11
    181
    1.24
    42. HIV/AIDS
    100
    0.10
    1,007
    6.87
    43. Tuberculosis
    90
    0.09
    392
    2.68
    44. Drug Use
    84
    0.08
    43
    0.29
    45. Alcohol
    80
    0.08
    22
    0.15
    46. Birth Trauma
    62
    0.06
    767
    5.24
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    58
    0.06
    1
    0.01
    48. Poisonings
    57
    0.06
    52
    0.35
    49. Asthma
    56
    0.06
    129
    0.88
    50. Encephalitis
    48
    0.05
    36
    0.25
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    24
    2.33
    158
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.44
    63
    4.89
    181
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.71
    11
    1.31
    182
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.08
    115
    6.51
    155
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.21
    50
    1.71
    178
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.55
    31
    1.15
    154
    7. Cervical Cancer
    7.04
    104
    16.46
    46
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    29
    1.15
    180
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.33
    68
    24.96
    6
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.77
    44
    0.42
    182
    11. Lymphomas
    4.26
    111
    3.09
    135
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.15
    28
    0.41
    177
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    40
    0.59
    174
    14. Leukemia
    3.42
    111
    0.05
    183
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    1.35
    98
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    133
    0.56
    173
    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.