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Algeria
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 Algeria and Nigeria 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.

Nigeria
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
Algeria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    46.3
    48.4
    47.3
    103
    108
    103
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    52.3
    54.3
    53.3
    104
    110
    106
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    58.9
    61.2
    60.0
    99
    109
    105
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    65.8
    68.3
    67.0
    80
    102
    95
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    69.6
    73.2
    71.3
    61
    91
    77
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    73.0
    76.5
    74.7
    49
    78
    61
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    75.4
    77.4
    76.4
    38
    84
    54
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.4
    77.4
    38
    84
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    77.4
    79.3
    33
    67
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    77.5
    79.4
    33
    66
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    77.7
    79.5
    33
    66
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    77.9
    79.7
    33
    65
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    78.2
    79.8
    33
    64
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    78.5
    80.0
    33
    66
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    78.7
    80.2
    33
    65
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    79.1
    80.5
    33
    66
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    79.4
    80.8
    32
    66
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    79.9
    81.3
    31
    63
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    80.5
    81.8
    33
    61
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    81.4
    82.5
    34
    62
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    82.5
    83.4
    33
    67
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    83.9
    84.5
    40
    68
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    85.6
    85.9
    43
    75
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    87.9
    87.9
    46
    79
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.8
    90.6
    44
    83
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    141.69
    76
    197.37
    31
    2. Stroke
    51.29
    123
    109.84
    44
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    37.57
    24
    43.10
    11
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.79
    103
    39.95
    53
    5. Road Traffic Accidents
    25.11
    53
    29.50
    41
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.53
    101
    246.59
    1
    7. Kidney Disease
    22.93
    60
    13.66
    99
    8. Breast Cancer
    18.42
    65
    32.06
    4
    9. Lung Disease
    12.93
    164
    34.46
    42
    10. Liver Disease
    11.46
    114
    64.44
    2
    11. Tuberculosis
    9.41
    70
    128.71
    5
    12. Low Birth Weight
    9.38
    72
    24.78
    10
    13. Lung Cancers
    8.66
    108
    1.16
    179
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    8.61
    67
    13.48
    8
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.31
    100
    4.50
    146
    16. Hypertension
    6.94
    140
    13.66
    80
    17. Birth Trauma
    6.45
    70
    23.73
    6
    18. Lymphomas
    5.54
    92
    4.88
    106
    19. Stomach Cancer
    5.03
    107
    2.62
    168
    20. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    168
    55.29
    7
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.41
    119
    9.13
    33
    22. Endocrine Disorders
    4.22
    101
    21.18
    5
    23. Violence
    4.13
    109
    10.46
    44
    24. Other Injuries
    4.06
    153
    21.35
    6
    25. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    120
    3.26
    142
    26. Leukemia
    3.74
    97
    1.80
    157
    27. Falls
    3.67
    121
    23.79
    2
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    3.55
    90
    146.53
    6
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.39
    135
    22.57
    21
    30. Asthma
    3.39
    94
    11.08
    46
    31. Suicide
    3.32
    166
    17.33
    15
    32. Parkinson's Disease
    3.03
    45
    3.53
    25
    33. Oral Cancer
    2.73
    104
    2.14
    133
    34. Bladder Cancer
    2.66
    73
    1.05
    161
    35. Maternal Conditions
    2.23
    72
    43.39
    2
    36. Other Neoplasms
    2.05
    121
    4.12
    46
    37. Skin Disease
    1.88
    95
    7.45
    6
    38. Fires
    1.79
    83
    6.83
    17
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    1.77
    141
    2.36
    120
    40. Drownings
    1.73
    133
    8.93
    14
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.57
    135
    6.26
    54
    42. Liver Cancer
    1.51
    180
    13.15
    26
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.12
    126
    5.38
    33
    44. Epilepsy
    1.11
    134
    6.96
    6
    45. Drug Use
    1.09
    91
    5.29
    9
    46. Meningitis
    0.95
    97
    31.54
    7
    47. Poisonings
    0.74
    78
    2.90
    18
    48. Hepatitis B
    0.63
    76
    6.94
    2
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.54
    180
    0.51
    182
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.51
    169
    0.69
    155
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    44,336
    26.02
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Stroke
    16,112
    9.46
    69,220
    3.57
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    11,446
    6.72
    15,183
    0.78
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    9,778
    5.74
    40,061
    2.07
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    8,721
    5.12
    288,619
    14.89
    6. Diabetes Mellitus
    8,390
    4.92
    25,811
    1.33
    7. Kidney Disease
    7,265
    4.26
    11,098
    0.57
    8. Low Birth Weight
    4,995
    2.93
    89,291
    4.61
    9. Congenital Anomalies
    4,396
    2.58
    43,279
    2.23
    10. Lung Disease
    4,025
    2.36
    20,238
    1.04
    11. Liver Disease
    3,720
    2.18
    60,044
    3.10
    12. Birth Trauma
    3,434
    2.02
    85,504
    4.41
    13. Breast Cancer
    3,255
    1.91
    15,790
    0.81
    14. Tuberculosis
    3,146
    1.85
    115,420
    5.95
    15. Lung Cancers
    2,806
    1.65
    949
    0.05
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    2,424
    1.42
    3,781
    0.20
    17. Hypertension
    2,171
    1.27
    8,737
    0.45
    18. Lymphomas
    1,868
    1.10
    4,568
    0.24
    19. Violence
    1,697
    1.00
    18,210
    0.94
    20. Stomach Cancer
    1,648
    0.97
    1,990
    0.10
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,590
    0.93
    178,438
    9.21
    22. Other Injuries
    1,557
    0.91
    32,706
    1.69
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    1,524
    0.89
    38,378
    1.98
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,463
    0.86
    7,727
    0.40
    25. Leukemia
    1,325
    0.78
    1,760
    0.09
    26. Falls
    1,307
    0.77
    17,795
    0.92
    27. Suicide
    1,299
    0.76
    17,710
    0.91
    28. Asthma
    1,104
    0.65
    8,373
    0.43
    29. Maternal Conditions
    965
    0.57
    69,797
    3.60
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    935
    0.55
    1,485
    0.08
    31. Oral Cancer
    929
    0.55
    1,941
    0.10
    32. Bladder Cancer
    834
    0.49
    715
    0.04
    33. Drownings
    719
    0.42
    16,222
    0.84
    34. Prostate Cancer
    714
    0.42
    12,105
    0.62
    35. Fires
    686
    0.40
    8,950
    0.46
    36. Other Neoplasms
    681
    0.40
    3,545
    0.18
    37. Ovary Cancer
    649
    0.38
    1,495
    0.08
    38. Skin Disease
    588
    0.35
    5,766
    0.30
    39. Pancreas Cancer
    579
    0.34
    1,908
    0.10
    40. Cervical Cancer
    556
    0.33
    9,191
    0.47
    41. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    498
    0.29
    5,123
    0.26
    42. Liver Cancer
    487
    0.29
    12,691
    0.65
    43. Epilepsy
    437
    0.26
    9,989
    0.52
    44. Drug Use
    391
    0.23
    7,060
    0.36
    45. Meningitis
    384
    0.23
    50,244
    2.59
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    380
    0.22
    4,079
    0.21
    47. Poisonings
    314
    0.18
    5,510
    0.28
    48. Hepatitis B
    215
    0.13
    8,094
    0.42
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    182
    0.11
    351
    0.02
    50. HIV/AIDS
    164
    0.10
    161,271
    8.32
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Algeria ALGERIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.42
    65
    32.06
    4
    2. Lung Cancers
    8.66
    108
    1.16
    179
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.31
    100
    4.50
    146
    4. Lymphomas
    5.54
    92
    4.88
    106
    5. Stomach Cancer
    5.03
    107
    2.62
    168
    6. Prostate Cancer
    4.91
    168
    55.29
    7
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.85
    120
    3.26
    142
    8. Leukemia
    3.74
    97
    1.80
    157
    9. Cervical Cancer
    3.39
    135
    22.57
    21
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.73
    104
    2.14
    133
    11. Bladder Cancer
    2.66
    73
    1.05
    161
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1.77
    141
    2.36
    120
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.51
    180
    13.15
    26
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.54
    180
    0.51
    182
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.51
    169
    0.69
    155
    16. Uterin Cancer
    0.41
    181
    1.89
    100
    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.