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Bulgaria
COUNTRY #1
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

Compare Bulgaria and Iran 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.

Iran
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
Bulgaria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
           
    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
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.33
    27
    182.60
    41
    2. Stroke
    121.37
    28
    59.62
    110
    3. Lung Cancers
    27.28
    24
    8.60
    109
    4. Lung Disease
    22.39
    96
    19.85
    115
    5. Breast Cancer
    19.58
    52
    10.81
    147
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.66
    11
    8.48
    86
    7. Hypertension
    17.44
    54
    37.49
    8
    8. Prostate Cancer
    15.84
    100
    9.72
    140
    9. Liver Disease
    14.59
    93
    7.18
    152
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.06
    105
    18.83
    80
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12.22
    147
    17.35
    127
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.70
    154
    27.47
    99
    13. Stomach Cancer
    9.31
    49
    15.44
    16
    14. Suicide
    7.92
    105
    4.02
    155
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    7.91
    25
    2.28
    124
    16. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    105
    1.19
    177
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.57
    145
    29.37
    42
    18. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    21
    4.00
    112
    19. Uterin Cancer
    5.43
    11
    0.83
    171
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.90
    106
    2.98
    164
    21. Other Injuries
    4.67
    146
    3.66
    161
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    4.55
    141
    5.28
    128
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.49
    116
    3.24
    146
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    23
    4.84
    13
    25. Lymphomas
    4.17
    126
    6.33
    56
    26. Leukemia
    3.92
    86
    5.13
    24
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.91
    130
    6.03
    97
    28. Oral Cancer
    3.79
    77
    1.53
    170
    29. Falls
    3.15
    138
    3.65
    122
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    0.74
    150
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.99
    117
    2.85
    97
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    1.99
    105
    4.39
    8
    33. Drownings
    1.79
    131
    1.00
    152
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    130
    8.62
    22
    35. Encephalitis
    1.45
    44
    0.24
    179
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    1.45
    167
    2.80
    141
    37. Violence
    1.38
    147
    4.25
    108
    38. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1.32
    180
    41.62
    13
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.24
    127
    3.44
    83
    40. Tuberculosis
    1.11
    131
    1.45
    121
    41. Epilepsy
    1.09
    135
    0.73
    165
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.08
    159
    1.21
    149
    43. Alcohol
    0.88
    132
    0.16
    182
    44. Drug Use
    0.85
    118
    2.68
    26
    45. Fires
    0.82
    126
    2.13
    75
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    23
    0.32
    47
    47. Poisonings
    0.44
    106
    1.27
    58
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.42
    169
    1.56
    102
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.37
    167
    2.82
    96
    50. Meningitis
    0.34
    140
    1.10
    92
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    36,910
    38.97
    96,169
    28.62
    2. Stroke
    21,640
    22.85
    31,283
    9.31
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,778
    3.99
    4,977
    1.48
    4. Lung Disease
    3,770
    3.98
    10,378
    3.09
    5. Hypertension
    3,060
    3.23
    19,428
    5.78
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,930
    3.09
    5,165
    1.54
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,092
    2.21
    10,143
    3.02
    8. Liver Disease
    1,723
    1.82
    4,108
    1.22
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,585
    1.67
    14,842
    4.42
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,549
    1.64
    10,064
    3.00
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,533
    1.62
    3,635
    1.08
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1,403
    1.48
    8,640
    2.57
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,174
    1.24
    1,330
    0.40
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,114
    1.18
    2,542
    0.76
    15. Suicide
    818
    0.86
    3,259
    0.97
    16. Liver Cancer
    718
    0.76
    1,720
    0.51
    17. Bladder Cancer
    689
    0.73
    2,619
    0.78
    18. Lymphomas
    537
    0.57
    3,887
    1.16
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    527
    0.56
    21,831
    6.50
    20. Leukemia
    510
    0.54
    3,240
    0.96
    21. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.51
    954
    0.28
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    477
    0.50
    1,822
    0.54
    23. Cervical Cancer
    473
    0.50
    365
    0.11
    24. Ovary Cancer
    456
    0.48
    1,256
    0.37
    25. Other Injuries
    435
    0.46
    2,573
    0.77
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    379
    0.40
    2,213
    0.66
    27. Falls
    373
    0.39
    2,206
    0.66
    28. Uterin Cancer
    370
    0.39
    243
    0.07
    29. Skin Cancers
    369
    0.39
    411
    0.12
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    310
    0.33
    1,517
    0.45
    31. Alzheimers & Dementia
    241
    0.25
    20,494
    6.10
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    214
    0.23
    4,987
    1.48
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.20
    4,090
    1.22
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    161
    0.17
    1,686
    0.50
    35. Other Neoplasms
    155
    0.16
    766
    0.23
    36. Encephalitis
    153
    0.16
    160
    0.05
    37. Low Birth Weight
    144
    0.15
    4,663
    1.39
    38. Drownings
    142
    0.15
    778
    0.23
    39. Tuberculosis
    123
    0.13
    855
    0.25
    40. Violence
    120
    0.13
    3,613
    1.08
    41. Fires
    101
    0.11
    1,506
    0.45
    42. Epilepsy
    100
    0.11
    529
    0.16
    43. Alcohol
    85
    0.09
    110
    0.03
    44. Drug Use
    73
    0.08
    2,136
    0.64
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    68
    0.07
    218
    0.06
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    67
    0.07
    867
    0.26
    47. Birth Trauma
    46
    0.05
    2,662
    0.79
    48. Skin Disease
    44
    0.05
    470
    0.14
    49. Poisonings
    44
    0.05
    960
    0.29
    50. Asthma
    39
    0.04
    3,077
    0.92
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.28
    24
    8.60
    109
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.58
    52
    10.81
    147
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.66
    11
    8.48
    86
    4. Prostate Cancer
    15.84
    100
    9.72
    140
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.31
    49
    15.44
    16
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.91
    25
    2.28
    124
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    105
    1.19
    177
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    21
    4.00
    112
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.43
    11
    0.83
    171
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.90
    106
    2.98
    164
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    23
    4.84
    13
    12. Lymphomas
    4.17
    126
    6.33
    56
    13. Leukemia
    3.92
    86
    5.13
    24
    14. Oral Cancer
    3.79
    77
    1.53
    170
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    0.74
    150
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    130
    8.62
    22
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    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.