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Canada
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 Canada 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
Canada Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    68.3
    74.2
    71.1
    8
    5
    8
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    69.3
    76.3
    72.7
    10
    4
    6
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    71.6
    78.7
    75.1
    12
    6
    7
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    74.3
    80.7
    77.4
    6
    4
    3
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    76.4
    81.7
    79.1
    7
    8
    7
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    79.0
    83.4
    81.2
    10
    12
    11
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    80.9
    84.7
    82.8
    5
    9
    7
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.9
    84.7
    5
    9
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    81.3
    85.1
    3
    9
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    81.4
    85.1
    3
    9
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    81.5
    85.2
    3
    8
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    81.7
    85.3
    3
    8
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    81.9
    85.4
    3
    7
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    82.1
    85.5
    3
    7
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    82.3
    85.6
    2
    7
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    82.6
    85.8
    2
    7
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    83.0
    86.1
    2
    7
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    83.4
    86.5
    2
    6
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    84.2
    87.0
    2
    5
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    85.1
    87.7
    2
    5
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    86.3
    88.5
    1
    4
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    87.8
    89.7
    1
    3
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    89.7
    91.1
    1
    3
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    91.9
    93.0
    3
    6
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    45.91
    174
    197.37
    31
    2. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    1.16
    179
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.33
    97
    43.10
    11
    4. Lung Disease
    16.99
    136
    34.46
    42
    5. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    32.06
    4
    6. Stroke
    14.60
    183
    109.84
    44
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    4.50
    146
    8. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    55.29
    7
    9. Suicide
    10.41
    73
    17.33
    15
    10. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.10
    157
    39.95
    53
    11. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7.73
    171
    246.59
    1
    12. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    4.88
    106
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    2.36
    120
    14. Liver Disease
    5.90
    160
    64.44
    2
    15. Falls
    5.81
    79
    23.79
    2
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    5.17
    155
    29.50
    41
    17. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    3.26
    142
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    4.55
    96
    21.18
    5
    19. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    1.80
    157
    20. Kidney Disease
    4.14
    170
    13.66
    99
    21. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    13.15
    26
    22. Drug Use
    3.73
    17
    5.29
    9
    23. Other Injuries
    3.56
    162
    21.35
    6
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    3.43
    155
    13.48
    8
    25. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    2.62
    168
    26. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    0.51
    182
    27. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.05
    161
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.89
    100
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.89
    54
    3.53
    25
    30. Low Birth Weight
    2.48
    152
    24.78
    10
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.39
    165
    9.13
    33
    32. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.69
    155
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.09
    120
    4.12
    46
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.14
    133
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.93
    109
    146.53
    6
    36. Hypertension
    1.83
    181
    13.66
    80
    37. Alcohol
    1.75
    89
    2.84
    42
    38. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    22.57
    21
    39. Violence
    1.51
    144
    10.46
    44
    40. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.94
    9
    0.18
    76
    41. Birth Trauma
    0.83
    142
    23.73
    6
    42. Drownings
    0.79
    161
    8.93
    14
    43. Epilepsy
    0.68
    169
    6.96
    6
    44. Encephalitis
    0.65
    108
    1.71
    34
    45. HIV/AIDS
    0.63
    127
    116.06
    15
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.60
    157
    5.38
    33
    47. Skin Disease
    0.59
    141
    7.45
    6
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.58
    171
    6.26
    54
    49. Fires
    0.50
    149
    6.83
    17
    50. Asthma
    0.40
    176
    11.08
    46
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    38,323
    17.59
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    25,361
    11.64
    15,183
    0.78
    3. Lung Cancers
    20,678
    9.49
    949
    0.05
    4. Lung Disease
    14,190
    6.51
    20,238
    1.04
    5. Stroke
    12,838
    5.89
    69,220
    3.57
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9,659
    4.43
    3,781
    0.20
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,054
    3.24
    288,619
    14.89
    8. Diabetes Mellitus
    6,941
    3.19
    25,811
    1.33
    9. Breast Cancer
    5,805
    2.66
    15,790
    0.81
    10. Falls
    5,206
    2.39
    17,795
    0.92
    11. Lymphomas
    4,923
    2.26
    4,568
    0.24
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    4,546
    2.09
    1,908
    0.10
    13. Suicide
    4,525
    2.08
    17,710
    0.91
    14. Prostate Cancer
    4,484
    2.06
    12,105
    0.62
    15. Kidney Disease
    3,602
    1.65
    11,098
    0.57
    16. Liver Disease
    3,493
    1.60
    60,044
    3.10
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    3,235
    1.48
    38,378
    1.98
    18. Leukemia
    3,067
    1.41
    1,760
    0.09
    19. Liver Cancer
    2,632
    1.21
    12,691
    0.65
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    2,602
    1.19
    1,485
    0.08
    21. Other Injuries
    2,424
    1.11
    32,706
    1.69
    22. Bladder Cancer
    2,382
    1.09
    715
    0.04
    23. Stomach Cancer
    2,210
    1.01
    1,990
    0.10
    24. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,123
    0.97
    40,061
    2.07
    25. Oesophagus Cancer
    2,101
    0.96
    351
    0.02
    26. Ovary Cancer
    1,758
    0.81
    1,495
    0.08
    27. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,751
    0.80
    178,438
    9.21
    28. Skin Cancers
    1,647
    0.76
    479
    0.02
    29. Hypertension
    1,626
    0.75
    8,737
    0.45
    30. Other Neoplasms
    1,616
    0.74
    3,545
    0.18
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,575
    0.72
    7,727
    0.40
    32. Drug Use
    1,521
    0.70
    7,060
    0.36
    33. Oral Cancer
    1,394
    0.64
    1,941
    0.10
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    1,079
    0.50
    43,279
    2.23
    35. Uterin Cancer
    1,001
    0.46
    694
    0.04
    36. Alcohol
    942
    0.43
    2,812
    0.15
    37. Cervical Cancer
    589
    0.27
    9,191
    0.47
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    571
    0.26
    180
    0.01
    39. Violence
    545
    0.25
    18,210
    0.94
    40. Low Birth Weight
    543
    0.25
    89,291
    4.61
    41. Skin Disease
    490
    0.22
    5,766
    0.30
    42. Encephalitis
    481
    0.22
    2,687
    0.14
    43. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    472
    0.22
    4,079
    0.21
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    435
    0.20
    5,123
    0.26
    45. Anemia
    364
    0.17
    139
    0.01
    46. Epilepsy
    327
    0.15
    9,989
    0.52
    47. Drownings
    312
    0.14
    16,222
    0.84
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    301
    0.14
    175
    0.01
    49. HIV/AIDS
    286
    0.13
    161,271
    8.32
    50. Asthma
    275
    0.13
    8,373
    0.43
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Canada CANADA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    29.64
    14
    1.16
    179
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.94
    95
    32.06
    4
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.09
    47
    4.50
    146
    4. Prostate Cancer
    12.33
    124
    55.29
    7
    5. Lymphomas
    6.85
    45
    4.88
    106
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    6.40
    47
    2.36
    120
    7. Ovary Cancer
    4.95
    72
    3.26
    142
    8. Leukemia
    4.39
    60
    1.80
    157
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.84
    133
    13.15
    26
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.13
    148
    2.62
    168
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.07
    76
    0.51
    182
    12. Bladder Cancer
    2.96
    61
    1.05
    161
    13. Uterin Cancer
    2.92
    62
    1.89
    100
    14. Skin Cancers
    2.38
    41
    0.69
    155
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.08
    136
    2.14
    133
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.72
    168
    22.57
    21
    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.