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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 Romania 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.

Romania
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   Romania ROMANIA
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
           
    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
     
    63.8
    67.3
    65.5
    36
    41
    38
    1970
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
     
    66.3
    70.8
    68.5
    32
    44
    40
    1980
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
     
    66.5
    71.8
    69.1
    44
    58
    53
    1990
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
     
    66.6
    73.1
    69.7
    67
    71
    69
    2000
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
     
    67.2
    74.3
    70.7
    91
    78
    86
    2010
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
     
    69.7
    77.2
    73.4
    91
    66
    81
    2016
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
     
    71.6
    79.0
    75.2
    80
    56
    72
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    71.6
    79.0
    80
    56
    Age 5
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    72.3
    79.6
    88
    60
    Age 10
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    61
    Age 15
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    72.4
    79.7
    89
    61
    Age 20
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    72.6
    79.8
    90
    62
    Age 25
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    72.8
    79.9
    92
    63
    Age 30
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    73.0
    80.0
    95
    67
    Age 35
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    73.2
    80.1
    98
    68
    Age 40
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    73.6
    80.3
    99
    69
    Age 45
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    74.1
    80.6
    99
    68
    Age 50
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    75.0
    81.0
    100
    68
    Age 55
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    76.1
    81.5
    98
    69
    Age 60
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    77.8
    82.2
    87
    71
    Age 65
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    79.6
    83.2
    80
    70
    Age 70
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    81.8
    84.4
    75
    71
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    84.2
    85.9
    75
    74
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    87.2
    87.9
    66
    78
    Age 85
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    90.4
    90.6
    66
    84
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    215.33
    27
    179.45
    46
    2. Stroke
    121.37
    28
    94.41
    59
    3. Lung Cancers
    27.28
    24
    29.51
    15
    4. Lung Disease
    22.39
    96
    17.24
    133
    5. Breast Cancer
    19.58
    52
    18.81
    62
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.66
    11
    17.68
    14
    7. Hypertension
    17.44
    54
    19.00
    46
    8. Prostate Cancer
    15.84
    100
    14.13
    112
    9. Liver Disease
    14.59
    93
    26.90
    47
    10. Kidney Disease
    13.06
    105
    14.55
    95
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    12.22
    147
    22.24
    108
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.70
    154
    6.73
    166
    13. Stomach Cancer
    9.31
    49
    9.60
    45
    14. Suicide
    7.92
    105
    7.96
    104
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    7.91
    25
    7.84
    28
    16. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    105
    11.23
    71
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    6.57
    145
    7.86
    134
    18. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    21
    5.80
    37
    19. Uterin Cancer
    5.43
    11
    2.23
    88
    20. Liver Cancer
    4.90
    106
    8.50
    48
    21. Other Injuries
    4.67
    146
    8.05
    87
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    4.55
    141
    4.20
    146
    23. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.49
    116
    11.04
    22
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    23
    4.18
    25
    25. Lymphomas
    4.17
    126
    4.12
    128
    26. Leukemia
    3.92
    86
    4.13
    72
    27. Low Birth Weight
    3.91
    130
    3.72
    131
    28. Oral Cancer
    3.79
    77
    7.16
    20
    29. Falls
    3.15
    138
    4.69
    99
    30. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    2.83
    27
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.99
    117
    1.43
    136
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    1.99
    105
    1.34
    155
    33. Drownings
    1.79
    131
    2.71
    112
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    130
    2.48
    94
    35. Encephalitis
    1.45
    44
    1.87
    28
    36. Endocrine Disorders
    1.45
    167
    0.60
    181
    37. Violence
    1.38
    147
    1.28
    150
    38. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1.32
    180
    4.40
    163
    39. Birth Trauma
    1.24
    127
    0.46
    168
    40. Tuberculosis
    1.11
    131
    3.68
    98
    41. Epilepsy
    1.09
    135
    1.38
    109
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.08
    159
    0.77
    166
    43. Alcohol
    0.88
    132
    2.18
    70
    44. Drug Use
    0.85
    118
    2.42
    29
    45. Fires
    0.82
    126
    1.30
    103
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    23
    0.25
    56
    47. Poisonings
    0.44
    106
    0.32
    127
    48. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.42
    169
    0.97
    138
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.37
    167
    0.48
    162
    50. Meningitis
    0.34
    140
    0.31
    149
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    36,910
    38.97
    81,349
    34.84
    2. Stroke
    21,640
    22.85
    43,149
    18.48
    3. Lung Cancers
    3,778
    3.99
    10,357
    4.44
    4. Lung Disease
    3,770
    3.98
    7,313
    3.13
    5. Hypertension
    3,060
    3.23
    8,936
    3.83
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,930
    3.09
    6,847
    2.93
    7. Kidney Disease
    2,092
    2.21
    6,379
    2.73
    8. Liver Disease
    1,723
    1.82
    8,763
    3.75
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,585
    1.67
    2,705
    1.16
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,549
    1.64
    6,868
    2.94
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,533
    1.62
    3,771
    1.62
    12. Stomach Cancer
    1,403
    1.48
    3,589
    1.54
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    1,174
    1.24
    2,916
    1.25
    14. Prostate Cancer
    1,114
    1.18
    2,465
    1.06
    15. Suicide
    818
    0.86
    2,059
    0.88
    16. Liver Cancer
    718
    0.76
    3,151
    1.35
    17. Bladder Cancer
    689
    0.73
    1,709
    0.73
    18. Lymphomas
    537
    0.57
    1,372
    0.59
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    527
    0.56
    1,820
    0.78
    20. Leukemia
    510
    0.54
    1,365
    0.58
    21. Oral Cancer
    480
    0.51
    2,272
    0.97
    22. Inflammatory/Heart
    477
    0.50
    4,167
    1.78
    23. Cervical Cancer
    473
    0.50
    1,995
    0.85
    24. Ovary Cancer
    456
    0.48
    1,088
    0.47
    25. Other Injuries
    435
    0.46
    2,162
    0.93
    26. Parkinson's Disease
    379
    0.40
    634
    0.27
    27. Falls
    373
    0.39
    1,469
    0.63
    28. Uterin Cancer
    370
    0.39
    396
    0.17
    29. Skin Cancers
    369
    0.39
    1,058
    0.45
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    310
    0.33
    527
    0.23
    31. Alzheimers & Dementia
    241
    0.25
    2,199
    0.94
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    214
    0.23
    815
    0.35
    33. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.20
    475
    0.20
    34. Endocrine Disorders
    161
    0.17
    193
    0.08
    35. Other Neoplasms
    155
    0.16
    275
    0.12
    36. Encephalitis
    153
    0.16
    620
    0.27
    37. Low Birth Weight
    144
    0.15
    398
    0.17
    38. Drownings
    142
    0.15
    614
    0.26
    39. Tuberculosis
    123
    0.13
    1,018
    0.44
    40. Violence
    120
    0.13
    311
    0.13
    41. Fires
    101
    0.11
    388
    0.17
    42. Epilepsy
    100
    0.11
    324
    0.14
    43. Alcohol
    85
    0.09
    599
    0.26
    44. Drug Use
    73
    0.08
    688
    0.29
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    68
    0.07
    77
    0.03
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    67
    0.07
    381
    0.16
    47. Birth Trauma
    46
    0.05
    49
    0.02
    48. Skin Disease
    44
    0.05
    88
    0.04
    49. Poisonings
    44
    0.05
    78
    0.03
    50. Asthma
    39
    0.04
    254
    0.11
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bulgaria BULGARIA   Romania ROMANIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.28
    24
    29.51
    15
    2. Breast Cancer
    19.58
    52
    18.81
    62
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    18.66
    11
    17.68
    14
    4. Prostate Cancer
    15.84
    100
    14.13
    112
    5. Stomach Cancer
    9.31
    49
    9.60
    45
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.91
    25
    7.84
    28
    7. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    105
    11.23
    71
    8. Ovary Cancer
    6.44
    21
    5.80
    37
    9. Uterin Cancer
    5.43
    11
    2.23
    88
    10. Liver Cancer
    4.90
    106
    8.50
    48
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.27
    23
    4.18
    25
    12. Lymphomas
    4.17
    126
    4.12
    128
    13. Leukemia
    3.92
    86
    4.13
    72
    14. Oral Cancer
    3.79
    77
    7.16
    20
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.42
    39
    2.83
    27
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.58
    130
    2.48
    94
    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.