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Bulgaria
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bulgaria and Mauritania 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.

Mauritania
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   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
           
    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
     
    41.5
    45.7
    43.5
    131
    123
    129
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
     
    45.5
    49.9
    47.6
    135
    129
    133
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
     
    50.5
    54.7
    52.5
    135
    133
    134
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
     
    55.6
    59.5
    57.5
    140
    136
    137
    2000
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
     
    58.4
    61.6
    60.0
    133
    132
    134
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
     
    60.5
    63.5
    62.0
    142
    145
    143
    2016
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
     
    62.6
    65.2
    63.9
    146
    154
    147
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    62.6
    65.2
    146
    154
    Age 5
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    68.5
    70.5
    126
    144
    Age 10
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    68.9
    71.0
    124
    143
    Age 15
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    69.0
    71.1
    128
    147
    Age 20
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    69.5
    71.6
    127
    146
    Age 25
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    70.1
    72.2
    125
    146
    Age 30
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    70.6
    72.8
    126
    146
    Age 35
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    71.2
    73.4
    124
    146
    Age 40
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    71.8
    74.0
    127
    149
    Age 45
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    72.5
    74.6
    130
    151
    Age 50
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    73.4
    75.3
    133
    155
    Age 55
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    74.5
    76.2
    136
    159
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    75.8
    77.1
    144
    164
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    77.5
    78.4
    154
    167
    Age 70
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    79.4
    80.1
    167
    171
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    81.8
    82.3
    170
    171
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    84.8
    85.1
    172
    171
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    88.3
    88.6
    173
    171
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    211.28
    23
    126.70
    76
    2. Stroke
    131.98
    31
    112.30
    55
    3. Hypertension
    34.17
    11
    10.60
    109
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    24
    1.41
    173
    5. Alzheimers/Dementia
    21.26
    61
    18.12
    87
    6. Lung Disease
    19.79
    110
    19.71
    111
    7. Breast Cancer
    19.44
    63
    13.70
    124
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.71
    11
    3.08
    167
    9. Inflammatory/Heart
    17.02
    9
    4.86
    110
    10. Liver Disease
    15.08
    90
    35.07
    25
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.56
    150
    138.44
    18
    12. Prostate Cancer
    13.08
    115
    17.47
    79
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    12.72
    145
    50.44
    38
    14. Suicide
    11.37
    70
    9.53
    96
    15. Kidney Disease
    9.79
    124
    20.00
    61
    16. Stomach Cancer
    9.21
    50
    3.60
    138
    17. Pancreas Cancer
    7.55
    31
    1.30
    148
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.04
    104
    18.59
    39
    19. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    29
    3.21
    141
    20. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.40
    150
    29.67
    39
    21. Liver Cancer
    6.33
    68
    12.74
    25
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    5.50
    135
    13.04
    30
    23. Oral Cancer
    4.77
    44
    1.38
    159
    24. Other Injuries
    4.50
    153
    15.25
    36
    25. Lymphomas
    4.26
    111
    2.72
    142
    26. Low Birth Weight
    4.25
    129
    31.60
    3
    27. Uterin Cancer
    4.15
    28
    1.09
    149
    28. Falls
    4.02
    118
    13.14
    26
    29. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    40
    1.58
    114
    30. Leukemia
    3.42
    111
    1.00
    172
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.73
    144
    8.29
    58
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    0.84
    134
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    2.28
    40
    1.15
    83
    34. Drownings
    2.02
    126
    6.29
    54
    35. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.99
    118
    4.97
    65
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.93
    93
    3.42
    68
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.64
    123
    15.91
    31
    38. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    133
    0.66
    172
    39. Epilepsy
    1.36
    118
    3.52
    48
    40. HIV/AIDS
    1.32
    118
    28.87
    42
    41. Other Neoplasms
    1.28
    147
    2.72
    90
    42. Violence
    1.25
    156
    10.97
    41
    43. Drug Use
    1.09
    102
    3.21
    31
    44. Fires
    1.02
    120
    5.04
    44
    45. Tuberculosis
    0.95
    135
    36.96
    45
    46. Alcohol
    0.84
    132
    1.69
    90
    47. Encephalitis
    0.66
    87
    1.82
    23
    48. Poisonings
    0.59
    111
    2.33
    41
    49. Meningitis
    0.58
    128
    15.57
    32
    50. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.53
    34
    0.14
    88
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    33,984
    34.29
    2,148
    7.62
    2. Stroke
    21,716
    21.91
    1,966
    6.97
    3. Hypertension
    5,552
    5.60
    188
    0.67
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3,800
    3.83
    268
    0.95
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,590
    3.62
    31
    0.11
    6. Lung Disease
    3,186
    3.21
    338
    1.20
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,790
    2.81
    73
    0.26
    8. Inflammatory/Heart
    2,549
    2.57
    113
    0.40
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,947
    1.96
    888
    3.15
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,800
    1.82
    3,769
    13.37
    11. Liver Disease
    1,768
    1.78
    771
    2.73
    12. Breast Cancer
    1,412
    1.42
    175
    0.62
    13. Kidney Disease
    1,378
    1.39
    428
    1.52
    14. Stomach Cancer
    1,334
    1.35
    78
    0.28
    15. Suicide
    1,139
    1.15
    240
    0.85
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1,066
    1.08
    28
    0.10
    17. Liver Cancer
    890
    0.90
    309
    1.10
    18. Prostate Cancer
    883
    0.89
    110
    0.39
    19. Oral Cancer
    589
    0.59
    30
    0.11
    20. Bladder Cancer
    563
    0.57
    32
    0.11
    21. Road Traffic Accidents
    542
    0.55
    983
    3.49
    22. Lymphomas
    508
    0.51
    69
    0.24
    23. Falls
    474
    0.48
    281
    1.00
    24. Ovary Cancer
    440
    0.44
    40
    0.14
    25. Cervical Cancer
    413
    0.42
    213
    0.76
    26. Other Injuries
    406
    0.41
    547
    1.94
    27. Leukemia
    400
    0.40
    27
    0.10
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    397
    0.40
    18
    0.06
    29. Skin Cancers
    338
    0.34
    15
    0.05
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    325
    0.33
    287
    1.02
    31. Uterin Cancer
    309
    0.31
    11
    0.04
    32. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    295
    0.30
    100
    0.35
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    234
    0.24
    753
    2.67
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    232
    0.23
    70
    0.25
    35. Oesophagus Cancer
    188
    0.19
    16
    0.06
    36. Other Neoplasms
    163
    0.16
    66
    0.23
    37. Low Birth Weight
    162
    0.16
    2,144
    7.60
    38. Drownings
    152
    0.15
    260
    0.92
    39. Epilepsy
    111
    0.11
    112
    0.40
    40. Fires
    109
    0.11
    156
    0.55
    41. Violence
    105
    0.11
    416
    1.48
    42. HIV/AIDS
    100
    0.10
    986
    3.50
    43. Tuberculosis
    90
    0.09
    833
    2.95
    44. Drug Use
    84
    0.08
    93
    0.33
    45. Alcohol
    80
    0.08
    43
    0.15
    46. Birth Trauma
    62
    0.06
    1,079
    3.83
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    58
    0.06
    3
    0.01
    48. Poisonings
    57
    0.06
    100
    0.35
    49. Asthma
    56
    0.06
    239
    0.85
    50. Encephalitis
    48
    0.05
    69
    0.24
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Mauritania MAURITANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    24
    1.41
    173
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.44
    63
    13.70
    124
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.71
    11
    3.08
    167
    4. Prostate Cancer
    13.08
    115
    17.47
    79
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.21
    50
    3.60
    138
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.55
    31
    1.30
    148
    7. Cervical Cancer
    7.04
    104
    18.59
    39
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.43
    29
    3.21
    141
    9. Liver Cancer
    6.33
    68
    12.74
    25
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.77
    44
    1.38
    159
    11. Lymphomas
    4.26
    111
    2.72
    142
    12. Uterin Cancer
    4.15
    28
    1.09
    149
    13. Bladder Cancer
    3.74
    40
    1.58
    114
    14. Leukemia
    3.42
    111
    1.00
    172
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    0.84
    134
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    133
    0.66
    172
    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.