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HEALTH PROFILE: Bangladesh

Bangladesh
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Bangladesh

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Bangladesh. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Bangladesh Population Pyramid
 
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    Bangladesh
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    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
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    41.0
    39.9
    40.5
    136
    153
    144
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    110.89
    41
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    109.32
    115
    3. Lung Disease
    61.82
    7
    4. Tuberculosis
    57.37
    23
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.12
    106
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.95
    53
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.10
    104
    8. Liver Disease
    19.21
    78
    9. Kidney Disease
    14.83
    94
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.43
    106
    11. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    12. Alzheimers/Dementia
    13.58
    145
    13. Asthma
    13.27
    32
    14. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    15. Low Birth Weight
    11.61
    63
    16. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    18. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.63
    60
    20. Drownings
    7.84
    22
    21. Hypertension
    7.66
    127
    22. Other Injuries
    6.30
    116
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.22
    119
    24. Suicide
    6.08
    132
    25. Malnutrition
    5.36
    60
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.21
    35
    27. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    28. Falls
    4.31
    106
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.07
    77
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.99
    136
    33. Violence
    2.97
    123
    34. Maternal Conditions
    2.77
    64
    35. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    36. Skin Disease
    2.42
    79
    37. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    38. Epilepsy
    2.04
    70
    39. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    44
    40. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    41. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.39
    145
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    181
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.31
    159
    45. Fires
    1.24
    107
    46. Meningitis
    1.13
    90
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    48. Syphilis
    1.08
    49
    49. Drug Use
    1.07
    96
    50. Encephalitis
    1.00
    76
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    118,918
    15.31
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    118,287
    15.23
    3. Tuberculosis
    65,746
    8.47
    4. Lung Disease
    64,762
    8.34
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    31,829
    4.10
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    31,028
    4.00
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28,065
    3.61
    8. Liver Disease
    23,143
    2.98
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,816
    2.68
    10. Low Birth Weight
    20,042
    2.58
    11. Kidney Disease
    16,948
    2.18
    12. Oral Cancer
    16,047
    2.07
    13. Birth Trauma
    14,897
    1.92
    14. Asthma
    14,674
    1.89
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14,340
    1.85
    16. Lung Cancers
    13,265
    1.71
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,952
    1.67
    18. Drownings
    12,434
    1.60
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10,717
    1.38
    20. Suicide
    9,544
    1.23
    21. Hypertension
    8,429
    1.09
    22. Other Injuries
    8,340
    1.07
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,667
    0.99
    24. Malnutrition
    6,598
    0.85
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6,482
    0.83
      Deaths %
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6,425
    0.83
    27. Stomach Cancer
    6,089
    0.78
    28. Falls
    5,032
    0.65
    29. Maternal Conditions
    4,937
    0.64
    30. Violence
    4,794
    0.62
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4,626
    0.60
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,837
    0.49
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,598
    0.46
    34. Epilepsy
    3,196
    0.41
    35. Liver Cancer
    3,112
    0.40
    36. Lymphomas
    2,800
    0.36
    37. Skin Disease
    2,794
    0.36
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2,385
    0.31
    39. Hepatitis B
    2,349
    0.30
    40. Leukemia
    2,028
    0.26
    41. Syphilis
    1,832
    0.24
    42. Meningitis
    1,814
    0.23
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1,757
    0.23
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,729
    0.22
    45. Fires
    1,676
    0.22
    46. Encephalitis
    1,375
    0.18
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1,363
    0.18
    48. Drug Use
    1,321
    0.17
    49. Appendicitis
    1,194
    0.15
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,157
    0.15
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    5. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
      Rate World Rank
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    10. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    12. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    176
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.63
    178
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    183
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    N/D
    187
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    39.8
    0.7
    47
    120
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    2.3
    5.0
    183
    185
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.50
    109
    Bangladesh BANGLADESH DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    157.827m
    8
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.97
    124
    Population 0-14
    27.8%
    80
    Population 15-64
    66.0%
    81
    Population 65 +
    6.2%
    99
    Birth Rate / 1000
    18.80
    84
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.40
    156
    Fertility Rate
    2.17
    94
    Infant Mortality
    31.70
    61
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.04
    129
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.04
    131
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.95
    161
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.90
    26
    Net Migration
    -3.10
    155
    Population Growth
    1.00%
    100
    Literacy Total
    72.8%
    154
    Literacy Male
    75.6%
    126
    Literacy Female
    69.9%
    115
    Unemployment
    4.1%
    140
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    72.7
    97
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    63.3
    107
    GDP per Capita USD
    $4,200
    144

    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.