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Bangladesh
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Bangladesh 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
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Bangladesh Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.0
    39.9
    40.5
    136
    153
    144
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    44.8
    44.3
    44.5
    138
    153
    144
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    48.9
    48.7
    48.8
    142
    152
    147
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    54.5
    55.1
    54.8
    144
    151
    146
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    64.9
    65.6
    65.3
    103
    124
    118
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    68.9
    71.1
    69.9
    95
    118
    106
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    71.1
    74.4
    72.7
    86
    109
    97
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.1
    74.4
    86
    109
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.9
    71
    99
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    73.9
    77.0
    71
    98
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    74.0
    77.2
    70
    98
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    74.2
    77.4
    71
    97
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    74.5
    77.7
    71
    98
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.9
    75
    98
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    75.0
    78.2
    80
    97
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    75.3
    78.5
    82
    96
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    75.8
    78.9
    80
    96
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    76.4
    79.3
    79
    96
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    77.4
    80.0
    79
    96
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    78.6
    80.9
    78
    94
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    80.5
    82.4
    69
    81
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    82.4
    84.3
    66
    73
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    85.5
    87.3
    48
    51
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    88.3
    89.8
    31
    30
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    91.6
    93.0
    7
    4
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    110.89
    41
    109.84
    44
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    109.32
    115
    197.37
    31
    3. Lung Disease
    61.82
    7
    34.46
    42
    4. Tuberculosis
    57.37
    23
    128.71
    5
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    26.12
    106
    39.95
    53
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    25.95
    53
    146.53
    6
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    23.10
    104
    246.59
    1
    8. Liver Disease
    19.21
    78
    64.44
    2
    9. Kidney Disease
    14.83
    94
    13.66
    99
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    14.43
    106
    29.50
    41
    11. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    2.14
    133
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    13.58
    145
    43.10
    11
    13. Asthma
    13.27
    32
    11.08
    46
    14. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    1.16
    179
    15. Low Birth Weight
    11.61
    63
    24.78
    10
    16. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    32.06
    4
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    0.51
    182
    18. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    22.57
    21
    19. Birth Trauma
    8.63
    60
    23.73
    6
    20. Drownings
    7.84
    22
    8.93
    14
    21. Hypertension
    7.66
    127
    13.66
    80
    22. Other Injuries
    6.30
    116
    21.35
    6
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    6.22
    119
    13.48
    8
    24. Suicide
    6.08
    132
    17.33
    15
    25. Malnutrition
    5.36
    60
    22.00
    22
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.21
    35
    5.38
    33
    27. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.62
    168
    28. Falls
    4.31
    106
    23.79
    2
    29. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4.07
    77
    6.26
    54
    30. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    3.26
    142
    31. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    4.50
    146
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    2.99
    136
    21.18
    5
    33. Violence
    2.97
    123
    10.46
    44
    34. Maternal Conditions
    2.77
    64
    43.39
    2
    35. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    13.15
    26
    36. Skin Disease
    2.42
    79
    7.45
    6
    37. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    4.88
    106
    38. Epilepsy
    2.04
    70
    6.96
    6
    39. Hepatitis B
    1.94
    44
    6.94
    2
    40. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    55.29
    7
    41. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    1.80
    157
    42. Other Neoplasms
    1.39
    145
    4.12
    46
    43. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.37
    181
    9.13
    33
    44. Parkinson's Disease
    1.31
    159
    3.53
    25
    45. Fires
    1.24
    107
    6.83
    17
    46. Meningitis
    1.13
    90
    31.54
    7
    47. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    1.05
    161
    48. Syphilis
    1.08
    49
    2.53
    29
    49. Drug Use
    1.07
    96
    5.29
    9
    50. Encephalitis
    1.00
    76
    1.71
    34
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    118,918
    15.31
    69,220
    3.57
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    118,287
    15.23
    108,578
    5.60
    3. Tuberculosis
    65,746
    8.47
    115,420
    5.95
    4. Lung Disease
    64,762
    8.34
    20,238
    1.04
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    31,829
    4.10
    288,619
    14.89
    6. Diarrhoeal diseases
    31,028
    4.00
    178,438
    9.21
    7. Diabetes Mellitus
    28,065
    3.61
    25,811
    1.33
    8. Liver Disease
    23,143
    2.98
    60,044
    3.10
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    20,816
    2.68
    40,061
    2.07
    10. Low Birth Weight
    20,042
    2.58
    89,291
    4.61
    11. Kidney Disease
    16,948
    2.18
    11,098
    0.57
    12. Oral Cancer
    16,047
    2.07
    1,941
    0.10
    13. Birth Trauma
    14,897
    1.92
    85,504
    4.41
    14. Asthma
    14,674
    1.89
    8,373
    0.43
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    14,340
    1.85
    15,183
    0.78
    16. Lung Cancers
    13,265
    1.71
    949
    0.05
    17. Oesophagus Cancer
    12,952
    1.67
    351
    0.02
    18. Drownings
    12,434
    1.60
    16,222
    0.84
    19. Congenital Anomalies
    10,717
    1.38
    43,279
    2.23
    20. Suicide
    9,544
    1.23
    17,710
    0.91
    21. Hypertension
    8,429
    1.09
    8,737
    0.45
    22. Other Injuries
    8,340
    1.07
    32,706
    1.69
    23. Breast Cancer
    7,667
    0.99
    15,790
    0.81
    24. Malnutrition
    6,598
    0.85
    45,836
    2.36
    25. Cervical Cancer
    6,482
    0.83
    9,191
    0.47
    26. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    6,425
    0.83
    4,079
    0.21
    27. Stomach Cancer
    6,089
    0.78
    1,990
    0.10
    28. Falls
    5,032
    0.65
    17,795
    0.92
    29. Maternal Conditions
    4,937
    0.64
    69,797
    3.60
    30. Violence
    4,794
    0.62
    18,210
    0.94
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    4,626
    0.60
    5,123
    0.26
    32. Endocrine Disorders
    3,837
    0.49
    38,378
    1.98
    33. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,598
    0.46
    3,781
    0.20
    34. Epilepsy
    3,196
    0.41
    9,989
    0.52
    35. Liver Cancer
    3,112
    0.40
    12,691
    0.65
    36. Lymphomas
    2,800
    0.36
    4,568
    0.24
    37. Skin Disease
    2,794
    0.36
    5,766
    0.30
    38. Ovary Cancer
    2,385
    0.31
    1,495
    0.08
    39. Hepatitis B
    2,349
    0.30
    8,094
    0.42
    40. Leukemia
    2,028
    0.26
    1,760
    0.09
    41. Syphilis
    1,832
    0.24
    8,615
    0.44
    42. Meningitis
    1,814
    0.23
    50,244
    2.59
    43. Other Neoplasms
    1,757
    0.23
    3,545
    0.18
    44. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,729
    0.22
    7,727
    0.40
    45. Fires
    1,676
    0.22
    8,950
    0.46
    46. Encephalitis
    1,375
    0.18
    2,687
    0.14
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1,363
    0.18
    1,485
    0.08
    48. Drug Use
    1,321
    0.17
    7,060
    0.36
    49. Appendicitis
    1,194
    0.15
    2,742
    0.14
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1,157
    0.15
    715
    0.04
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Bangladesh BANGLADESH   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Oral Cancer
    13.95
    2
    2.14
    133
    2. Lung Cancers
    11.96
    98
    1.16
    179
    3. Breast Cancer
    11.47
    139
    32.06
    4
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.07
    12
    0.51
    182
    5. Cervical Cancer
    10.86
    74
    22.57
    21
    6. Stomach Cancer
    5.13
    103
    2.62
    168
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.86
    118
    3.26
    142
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3.00
    173
    4.50
    146
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.68
    170
    13.15
    26
    10. Lymphomas
    2.27
    172
    4.88
    106
    11. Prostate Cancer
    1.51
    182
    55.29
    7
    12. Leukemia
    1.44
    164
    1.80
    157
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.09
    157
    1.05
    161
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    0.77
    176
    2.36
    120
    15. Uterin Cancer
    0.63
    178
    1.89
    100
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.26
    183
    0.69
    155
    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.