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Brazil
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 Brazil 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
Brazil Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    53.0
    56.7
    54.8
    79
    79
    78
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    56.8
    61.1
    58.9
    86
    86
    85
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    60.0
    65.7
    62.8
    93
    85
    89
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    62.9
    70.4
    66.6
    106
    90
    98
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    66.8
    74.3
    70.5
    95
    76
    87
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    70.2
    77.5
    73.8
    84
    60
    71
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    71.4
    78.9
    75.1
    82
    58
    74
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    71.4
    78.9
    82
    58
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    72.6
    80.0
    85
    54
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    72.7
    80.0
    85
    54
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    72.8
    80.1
    85
    54
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    73.4
    80.3
    81
    55
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    74.1
    80.5
    77
    54
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    74.8
    80.6
    74
    54
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    75.4
    80.9
    68
    52
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    76.0
    81.2
    67
    52
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    76.7
    81.5
    65
    53
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    77.5
    82.0
    63
    53
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    78.5
    82.6
    61
    54
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    79.7
    83.4
    58
    54
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    81.2
    84.4
    54
    52
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    83.0
    85.7
    53
    52
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    85.2
    87.2
    53
    52
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.2
    57
    49
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.8
    92.0
    42
    36
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    79.33
    138
    197.37
    31
    2. Stroke
    51.38
    122
    109.84
    44
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    42.68
    76
    246.59
    1
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    30.34
    89
    39.95
    53
    5. Violence
    29.95
    10
    10.46
    44
    6. Lung Disease
    28.67
    61
    34.46
    42
    7. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    63
    55.29
    7
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    20.18
    77
    29.50
    41
    9. Breast Cancer
    15.78
    97
    32.06
    4
    10. Lung Cancers
    13.93
    87
    1.16
    179
    11. Kidney Disease
    12.11
    114
    13.66
    99
    12. Liver Disease
    11.55
    112
    64.44
    2
    13. Alzheimers & Dementia
    10.88
    148
    43.10
    11
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.63
    81
    4.50
    146
    15. Hypertension
    9.47
    110
    13.66
    80
    16. Inflammatory/Heart
    8.80
    36
    9.13
    33
    17. Stomach Cancer
    8.47
    58
    2.62
    168
    18. Cervical Cancer
    7.90
    92
    22.57
    21
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7.54
    48
    21.18
    5
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    7.49
    95
    13.48
    8
    21. Falls
    7.45
    66
    23.79
    2
    22. HIV/AIDS
    6.57
    84
    116.06
    15
    23. Other Injuries
    6.40
    113
    21.35
    6
    24. Suicide
    6.14
    130
    17.33
    15
    25. Liver Cancer
    5.01
    103
    13.15
    26
    26. Pancreas Cancer
    4.91
    70
    2.36
    120
    27. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.85
    37
    0.51
    182
    28. Lymphomas
    4.64
    116
    4.88
    106
    29. Low Birth Weight
    4.52
    120
    24.78
    10
    30. Oral Cancer
    4.39
    59
    2.14
    133
    31. Alcohol
    4.20
    22
    2.84
    42
    32. Leukemia
    4.08
    76
    1.80
    157
    33. Malnutrition
    3.72
    70
    22.00
    22
    34. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    138
    3.26
    142
    35. Drownings
    2.78
    108
    8.93
    14
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.71
    98
    146.53
    6
    37. Tuberculosis
    2.67
    109
    128.71
    5
    38. Chagas disease
    2.50
    3
    0.00
    128
    39. Skin Disease
    2.48
    78
    7.45
    6
    40. Birth Trauma
    2.33
    104
    23.73
    6
    41. Bladder Cancer
    2.25
    87
    1.05
    161
    42. Other Neoplasms
    2.10
    119
    4.12
    46
    43. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    62
    0.69
    155
    44. Uterin Cancer
    1.83
    104
    1.89
    100
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    1.83
    119
    3.53
    25
    46. Encephalitis
    1.80
    32
    1.71
    34
    47. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.69
    131
    6.26
    54
    48. Epilepsy
    1.35
    112
    6.96
    6
    49. Asthma
    1.33
    131
    11.08
    46
    50. Anemia
    1.11
    20
    0.09
    87
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    171,979
    15.60
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Stroke
    111,197
    10.09
    69,220
    3.57
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    92,498
    8.39
    288,619
    14.89
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    65,381
    5.93
    25,811
    1.33
    5. Violence
    64,909
    5.89
    18,210
    0.94
    6. Lung Disease
    61,886
    5.61
    20,238
    1.04
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    43,698
    3.96
    40,061
    2.07
    8. Lung Cancers
    29,854
    2.71
    949
    0.05
    9. Kidney Disease
    26,291
    2.38
    11,098
    0.57
    10. Liver Disease
    25,305
    2.30
    60,044
    3.10
    11. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24,200
    2.20
    15,183
    0.78
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,793
    1.89
    3,781
    0.20
    13. Hypertension
    20,637
    1.87
    8,737
    0.45
    14. Breast Cancer
    19,045
    1.73
    15,790
    0.81
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    18,989
    1.72
    7,727
    0.40
    16. Stomach Cancer
    18,235
    1.65
    1,990
    0.10
    17. Prostate Cancer
    17,815
    1.62
    12,105
    0.62
    18. Falls
    16,340
    1.48
    17,795
    0.92
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    16,245
    1.47
    38,378
    1.98
    20. HIV/AIDS
    14,598
    1.32
    161,271
    8.32
    21. Other Injuries
    13,580
    1.23
    32,706
    1.69
    22. Suicide
    13,467
    1.22
    17,710
    0.91
    23. Congenital Anomalies
    13,180
    1.20
    43,279
    2.23
    24. Liver Cancer
    10,780
    0.98
    12,691
    0.65
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    10,559
    0.96
    1,908
    0.10
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    10,499
    0.95
    351
    0.02
    27. Lymphomas
    9,946
    0.90
    4,568
    0.24
    28. Oral Cancer
    9,560
    0.87
    1,941
    0.10
    29. Cervical Cancer
    9,355
    0.85
    9,191
    0.47
    30. Alcohol
    9,293
    0.84
    2,812
    0.15
    31. Leukemia
    8,608
    0.78
    1,760
    0.09
    32. Malnutrition
    8,036
    0.73
    45,836
    2.36
    33. Low Birth Weight
    7,638
    0.69
    89,291
    4.61
    34. Tuberculosis
    5,837
    0.53
    115,420
    5.95
    35. Drownings
    5,808
    0.53
    16,222
    0.84
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    5,596
    0.51
    178,438
    9.21
    37. Chagas disease
    5,381
    0.49
    0
    0.00
    38. Skin Disease
    5,355
    0.49
    5,766
    0.30
    39. Bladder Cancer
    4,823
    0.44
    715
    0.04
    40. Other Neoplasms
    4,497
    0.41
    3,545
    0.18
    41. Skin Cancers
    4,484
    0.41
    479
    0.02
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    3,974
    0.36
    1,485
    0.08
    43. Ovary Cancer
    3,956
    0.36
    1,495
    0.08
    44. Birth Trauma
    3,953
    0.36
    85,504
    4.41
    45. Encephalitis
    3,832
    0.35
    2,687
    0.14
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    3,660
    0.33
    5,123
    0.26
    47. Epilepsy
    2,904
    0.26
    9,989
    0.52
    48. Asthma
    2,879
    0.26
    8,373
    0.43
    49. Anemia
    2,416
    0.22
    139
    0.01
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    2,259
    0.20
    4,079
    0.21
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Brazil BRAZIL   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    20.52
    63
    55.29
    7
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.78
    97
    32.06
    4
    3. Lung Cancers
    13.93
    87
    1.16
    179
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.63
    81
    4.50
    146
    5. Stomach Cancer
    8.47
    58
    2.62
    168
    6. Cervical Cancer
    7.90
    92
    22.57
    21
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.01
    103
    13.15
    26
    8. Pancreas Cancer
    4.91
    70
    2.36
    120
    9. Oesophagus Cancer
    4.85
    37
    0.51
    182
    10. Lymphomas
    4.64
    116
    4.88
    106
    11. Oral Cancer
    4.39
    59
    2.14
    133
    12. Leukemia
    4.08
    76
    1.80
    157
    13. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    138
    3.26
    142
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.25
    87
    1.05
    161
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.05
    62
    0.69
    155
    16. Uterin Cancer
    1.83
    104
    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.