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HEALTH PROFILE: Bhutan

Bhutan
COUNTRY PROFILE
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Bhutan

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

Bhutan Population Pyramid
 
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    Bhutan
    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
    Bhutan BHUTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    158
    159
    158
    1970
    40.2
    41.7
    40.9
    159
    160
    159
    1980
    45.6
    47.8
    46.7
    155
    156
    157
    1990
    51.6
    54.7
    53.1
    153
    152
    154
    2000
    60.0
    60.3
    60.2
    128
    138
    132
    2010
    67.7
    68.2
    67.9
    100
    128
    120
    2016
    70.4
    70.8
    70.6
    91
    125
    114
    Bhutan BHUTAN LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    70.4
    70.8
    91
    125
    Age 5
    73.0
    73.0
    77
    128
    Age 10
    73.1
    73.1
    77
    129
    Age 15
    73.4
    73.4
    76
    127
    Age 20
    73.8
    73.7
    75
    127
    Age 25
    74.2
    74.1
    76
    126
    Age 30
    74.7
    74.5
    76
    127
    Age 35
    75.3
    75.2
    69
    126
    Age 40
    76.2
    75.9
    64
    121
    Age 45
    77.1
    76.8
    57
    115
    Age 50
    78.2
    77.9
    49
    112
    Age 55
    79.4
    79.1
    44
    106
    Age 60
    80.7
    80.6
    42
    97
    Age 65
    82.2
    82.3
    41
    85
    Age 70
    84.0
    84.4
    36
    69
    Age 75
    86.1
    86.8
    33
    59
    Age 80
    88.6
    89.6
    20
    41
    Age 85
    91.6
    92.7
    8
    15
    Bhutan BHUTAN TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    147.58
    66
    2. Stroke
    65.64
    99
    3. Lung Disease
    63.66
    6
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.71
    55
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    36.94
    81
    6. Kidney Disease
    27.11
    40
    7. Liver Disease
    26.64
    49
    8. Tuberculosis
    24.61
    53
    9. Stomach Cancer
    18.17
    3
    10. Falls
    17.53
    22
    11. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17.41
    131
    12. Diarrhoeal diseases
    16.25
    61
    13. Road Traffic Accidents
    15.08
    103
    14. Hypertension
    14.44
    76
    15. Asthma
    12.32
    40
    16. Low Birth Weight
    12.31
    57
    17. Suicide
    11.56
    55
    18. Other Injuries
    11.44
    54
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    8.97
    61
    20. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.30
    13
    21. HIV/AIDS
    8.24
    74
    22. Oral Cancer
    7.82
    17
    23. Birth Trauma
    7.75
    65
    24. Cervical Cancer
    7.19
    101
    25. Lung Cancers
    6.99
    122
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.61
    27
    27. Liver Cancer
    5.75
    87
    28. Drownings
    4.89
    70
    29. Ovary Cancer
    4.76
    79
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.33
    73
    31. Epilepsy
    4.27
    19
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.77
    159
    33. Endocrine Disorders
    3.58
    116
    34. Leukemia
    3.55
    110
    35. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.27
    145
    36. Hepatitis B
    3.19
    27
    37. Meningitis
    2.94
    60
    38. Encephalitis
    2.93
    11
    39. Lymphomas
    2.87
    150
    40. Breast Cancer
    2.85
    183
    41. Pancreas Cancer
    2.68
    113
    42. Alcohol
    2.58
    52
    43. Fires
    2.56
    65
    44. Maternal Conditions
    2.30
    70
    45. Skin Disease
    2.09
    88
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    2.04
    100
    47. Violence
    1.56
    142
    48. Appendicitis
    1.55
    44
    49. Other Neoplasms
    1.48
    139
    50. Skin Cancers
    1.38
    108
    Bhutan BHUTAN TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    799
    19.00
    2. Stroke
    344
    8.18
    3. Lung Disease
    323
    7.68
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    225
    5.35
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    207
    4.92
    6. Liver Disease
    175
    4.16
    7. Kidney Disease
    161
    3.83
    8. Tuberculosis
    156
    3.71
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    121
    2.88
    10. Falls
    103
    2.45
    11. Diarrhoeal diseases
    97
    2.31
    12. Low Birth Weight
    97
    2.31
    13. Stomach Cancer
    93
    2.21
    14. Suicide
    91
    2.16
    15. Alzheimers/Dementia
    83
    1.97
    16. Other Injuries
    83
    1.97
    17. Hypertension
    79
    1.88
    18. Asthma
    72
    1.71
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    72
    1.71
    20. HIV/AIDS
    67
    1.59
    21. Birth Trauma
    61
    1.45
    22. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    53
    1.26
    23. Oral Cancer
    43
    1.02
    24. Drownings
    39
    0.93
    25. Lung Cancers
    38
    0.90
      Deaths %
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.83
    27. Epilepsy
    33
    0.78
    28. Liver Cancer
    31
    0.74
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    25
    0.59
    30. Endocrine Disorders
    24
    0.57
    31. Hepatitis B
    22
    0.52
    32. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    22
    0.52
    33. Leukemia
    22
    0.52
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    22
    0.52
    35. Meningitis
    21
    0.50
    36. Maternal Conditions
    21
    0.50
    37. Encephalitis
    20
    0.48
    38. Fires
    20
    0.48
    39. Cervical Cancer
    19
    0.45
    40. Alcohol
    18
    0.43
    41. Lymphomas
    17
    0.40
    42. Pancreas Cancer
    14
    0.33
    43. Violence
    14
    0.33
    44. Skin Disease
    13
    0.31
    45. Ovary Cancer
    12
    0.29
    46. Appendicitis
    11
    0.26
    47. Drug Use
    10
    0.24
    48. Parkinson's Disease
    10
    0.24
    49. Other Neoplasms
    9
    0.21
    50. Breast Cancer
    8
    0.19
    Bhutan BHUTAN CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Stomach Cancer
    18.17
    3
    2. Oral Cancer
    7.82
    17
    3. Cervical Cancer
    7.19
    101
    4. Lung Cancers
    6.99
    122
    5. Oesophagus Cancer
    6.61
    27
    6. Liver Cancer
    5.75
    87
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.76
    79
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.77
    159
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.55
    110
    10. Lymphomas
    2.87
    150
    11. Breast Cancer
    2.85
    183
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.68
    113
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.38
    108
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.34
    142
    15. Prostate Cancer
    0.93
    183
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.88
    167
    Bhutan BHUTAN HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    0.6
    172
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    N/D
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    4.7
    8.5
    150
    170
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    5.08
    93
    Bhutan BHUTAN DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    758,288
    159
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.09
    9
    Population 0-14
    25.8%
    99
    Population 15-64
    67.9%
    54
    Population 65 +
    6.3%
    97
    Birth Rate / 1000
    17.30
    102
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.50
    126
    Fertility Rate
    1.90
    120
    Infant Mortality
    32.10
    58
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.05
    67
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.05
    93
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.11
    11
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    1.09
    5
    Net Migration
    0.00
    61
    Population Growth
    1.10%
    91
    Literacy Total
    64.9%
    162
    Literacy Male
    73.1%
    129
    Literacy Female
    55.0%
    132
    Unemployment
    3.2%
    155
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    70.6
    114
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    60.7
    124
    GDP per Capita USD
    $8,700
    116

    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.