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Eritrea
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Eritrea and Bulgaria 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.

Bulgaria
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Eritrea Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.6
    41.1
    39.3
    152
    148
    150
     
    67.6
    71.0
    69.2
    12
    29
    20
    1970
    41.5
    45.3
    43.4
    154
    147
    151
     
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
    1980
    42.3
    46.2
    44.2
    165
    161
    163
     
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
    1990
    46.4
    50.8
    48.6
    166
    164
    165
     
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
    2000
    39.5
    52.7
    45.3
    182
    161
    180
     
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
    2010
    59.6
    64.6
    62.1
    146
    139
    142
     
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
    2016
    62.9
    67.1
    65.0
    145
    143
    144
     
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    62.9
    67.1
    145
    143
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    Age 5
    66.2
    70.0
    150
    150
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    Age 10
    66.8
    70.5
    151
    150
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    Age 15
    67.0
    70.7
    152
    150
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    Age 20
    67.4
    70.9
    155
    151
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    Age 25
    67.9
    71.3
    157
    153
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    Age 30
    68.5
    71.7
    158
    156
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    Age 35
    69.2
    72.3
    161
    159
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    Age 40
    69.9
    73.0
    166
    159
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    Age 45
    70.9
    73.8
    169
    162
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    Age 50
    72.0
    74.8
    170
    164
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    Age 55
    73.6
    75.9
    165
    163
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    Age 60
    75.4
    77.3
    161
    159
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    Age 65
    77.5
    79.0
    153
    155
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    Age 70
    79.8
    81.2
    150
    142
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    Age 75
    82.6
    83.7
    139
    131
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    Age 80
    85.7
    86.7
    129
    112
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    Age 85
    89.3
    90.1
    111
    103
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    122.03
    38
    131.98
    31
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    115.68
    6
    0.32
    169
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    106.78
    26
    14.56
    150
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    93.11
    123
    211.28
    23
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    37.37
    20
    6.40
    150
    6. Hypertension
    31.33
    21
    34.17
    11
    7. Liver Disease
    29.97
    35
    15.08
    90
    8. Lung Disease
    27.14
    57
    19.79
    110
    9. Breast Cancer
    26.96
    12
    19.44
    63
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    25.69
    99
    12.72
    145
    11. Tuberculosis
    24.49
    51
    0.95
    135
    12. Malnutrition
    19.23
    17
    0.05
    162
    13. Anemia
    17.79
    1
    0.03
    148
    14. Meningitis
    17.41
    24
    0.58
    128
    15. Cervical Cancer
    16.38
    47
    7.04
    104
    16. Other Injuries
    15.92
    30
    4.50
    153
    17. Maternal Conditions
    15.12
    27
    0.12
    149
    18. Asthma
    14.16
    35
    0.38
    182
    19. Falls
    13.02
    29
    4.02
    118
    20. Suicide
    12.98
    43
    11.37
    70
    21. HIV/AIDS
    12.76
    65
    1.32
    118
    22. Alzheimers/Dementia
    12.54
    137
    21.26
    61
    23. Prostate Cancer
    11.57
    124
    13.08
    115
    24. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    11.11
    5
    1.99
    118
    25. Birth Trauma
    10.67
    50
    1.64
    123
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    9.73
    49
    2.73
    144
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    9.02
    80
    5.50
    135
    28. Low Birth Weight
    8.96
    77
    4.25
    129
    29. Ovary Cancer
    8.74
    5
    6.43
    29
    30. Violence
    8.66
    66
    1.25
    156
    31. Kidney Disease
    8.04
    147
    9.79
    124
    32. Measles
    7.55
    11
    0.07
    75
    33. Fires
    7.41
    15
    1.02
    120
    34. Lymphomas
    7.39
    24
    4.26
    111
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.44
    75
    17.02
    9
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    113
    18.71
    11
    37. Drownings
    6.14
    58
    2.02
    126
    38. Leukemia
    6.00
    7
    3.42
    111
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.46
    36
    1.45
    133
    40. Skin Disease
    5.43
    18
    0.33
    161
    41. Epilepsy
    5.39
    26
    1.36
    118
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.38
    30
    1.93
    93
    43. Oral Cancer
    4.80
    43
    4.77
    44
    44. Schistosomiasis
    4.36
    17
    0.00
    84
    45. Poisonings
    4.06
    8
    0.59
    111
    46. Liver Cancer
    3.80
    136
    6.33
    68
    47. Other Neoplasms
    3.74
    51
    1.28
    147
    48. Malaria
    3.26
    42
    0.00
    94
    49. Stomach Cancer
    2.90
    156
    9.21
    50
    50. Tetanus
    2.85
    14
    0.00
    147
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,436
    12.20
    1,800
    1.82
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3,163
    11.23
    24
    0.02
    3. Stroke
    2,295
    8.15
    21,716
    21.91
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,718
    6.10
    33,984
    34.29
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    1,302
    4.62
    542
    0.55
    6. Birth Trauma
    981
    3.48
    62
    0.06
    7. Low Birth Weight
    824
    2.93
    162
    0.16
    8. Congenital Anomalies
    723
    2.57
    234
    0.24
    9. Maternal Conditions
    720
    2.56
    7
    0.01
    10. Meningitis
    698
    2.48
    45
    0.05
    11. Measles
    690
    2.45
    2
    0.00
    12. Liver Disease
    686
    2.44
    1,768
    1.78
    13. Malnutrition
    655
    2.33
    6
    0.01
    14. Other Injuries
    596
    2.12
    406
    0.41
    15. Tuberculosis
    583
    2.07
    90
    0.09
    16. Hypertension
    578
    2.05
    5,552
    5.60
    17. HIV/AIDS
    520
    1.85
    100
    0.10
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    507
    1.80
    1,947
    1.96
    19. Lung Disease
    493
    1.75
    3,186
    3.21
    20. Anemia
    471
    1.67
    3
    0.00
    21. Breast Cancer
    396
    1.41
    1,412
    1.42
    22. Violence
    390
    1.39
    105
    0.11
    23. Suicide
    352
    1.25
    1,139
    1.15
    24. Asthma
    317
    1.13
    56
    0.06
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    312
    1.11
    325
    0.33
    26. Falls
    291
    1.03
    474
    0.48
    27. Drownings
    269
    0.96
    152
    0.15
    28. Fires
    235
    0.83
    109
    0.11
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    231
    0.82
    295
    0.30
    30. Pertussis
    206
    0.73
    0
    0.00
    31. Cervical Cancer
    204
    0.72
    413
    0.42
    32. Epilepsy
    201
    0.71
    111
    0.11
    33. Lymphomas
    198
    0.70
    508
    0.51
    34. Poisonings
    188
    0.67
    57
    0.06
    35. Alzheimers/Dementia
    181
    0.64
    3,800
    3.83
    36. Kidney Disease
    180
    0.64
    1,378
    1.39
    37. Syphilis
    177
    0.63
    3
    0.00
    38. Leukemia
    173
    0.61
    400
    0.40
    39. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    159
    0.56
    2,790
    2.81
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    146
    0.52
    2,549
    2.57
    41. Malaria
    126
    0.45
    0
    0.00
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    123
    0.44
    232
    0.23
    43. Skin Disease
    122
    0.43
    40
    0.04
    44. Oral Cancer
    121
    0.43
    589
    0.59
    45. Ovary Cancer
    115
    0.41
    440
    0.44
    46. Oesophagus Cancer
    111
    0.39
    188
    0.19
    47. Schistosomiasis
    105
    0.37
    0
    0.00
    48. Tetanus
    101
    0.36
    0
    0.00
    49. Liver Cancer
    88
    0.31
    890
    0.90
    50. Other Neoplasms
    88
    0.31
    163
    0.16
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Eritrea ERITREA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    26.96
    12
    19.44
    63
    2. Cervical Cancer
    16.38
    47
    7.04
    104
    3. Prostate Cancer
    11.57
    124
    13.08
    115
    4. Ovary Cancer
    8.74
    5
    6.43
    29
    5. Lymphomas
    7.39
    24
    4.26
    111
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.23
    113
    18.71
    11
    7. Leukemia
    6.00
    7
    3.42
    111
    8. Oesophagus Cancer
    5.46
    36
    1.45
    133
    9. Oral Cancer
    4.80
    43
    4.77
    44
    10. Liver Cancer
    3.80
    136
    6.33
    68
    11. Stomach Cancer
    2.90
    156
    9.21
    50
    12. Lung Cancers
    2.79
    152
    27.17
    24
    13. Bladder Cancer
    2.15
    83
    3.74
    40
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.47
    118
    4.15
    28
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    1.25
    149
    7.55
    31
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.79
    138
    2.42
    39
    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.