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China
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 China 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
China Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    35.1
    37.6
    36.3
    162
    160
    162
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    61.0
    62.5
    61.7
    67
    79
    74
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    64.4
    66.7
    65.5
    67
    83
    79
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    66.9
    69.7
    68.3
    62
    95
    87
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    70.1
    73.5
    71.7
    56
    86
    70
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    73.5
    76.7
    75.0
    42
    74
    54
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    75.0
    77.9
    76.4
    43
    78
    51
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    77.9
    43
    78
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    75.7
    78.6
    45
    82
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    75.8
    78.8
    45
    81
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    75.9
    78.8
    45
    81
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    76.0
    78.9
    45
    81
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    76.2
    79.0
    45
    81
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    76.4
    79.2
    47
    81
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    76.6
    79.3
    49
    81
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    76.8
    79.5
    51
    82
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    77.1
    79.7
    58
    85
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    77.5
    80.0
    62
    85
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    78.0
    80.4
    68
    86
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    78.7
    81.0
    75
    91
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    79.9
    81.9
    78
    94
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.3
    84
    93
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    83.8
    85.1
    83
    93
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    86.7
    87.5
    77
    84
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.0
    90.6
    77
    85
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    116.88
    34
    109.84
    44
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    114.00
    107
    197.37
    31
    3. Lung Disease
    53.43
    12
    34.46
    42
    4. Lung Cancers
    36.21
    6
    1.16
    179
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    34.62
    33
    43.10
    11
    6. Liver Cancer
    23.63
    8
    13.15
    26
    7. Stomach Cancer
    18.59
    2
    2.62
    168
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    17.73
    89
    29.50
    41
    9. Hypertension
    16.48
    61
    13.66
    80
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.66
    150
    246.59
    1
    11. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.51
    10
    0.51
    182
    12. Kidney Disease
    11.36
    120
    13.66
    99
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    9.54
    156
    39.95
    53
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.90
    84
    4.50
    146
    15. Liver Disease
    8.44
    139
    64.44
    2
    16. Suicide
    8.03
    103
    17.33
    15
    17. Falls
    7.09
    68
    23.79
    2
    18. Breast Cancer
    5.46
    179
    32.06
    4
    19. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.91
    40
    5.38
    33
    20. Congenital Anomalies
    4.21
    145
    13.48
    8
    21. Drownings
    4.08
    83
    8.93
    14
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    4.07
    85
    2.36
    120
    23. Leukemia
    3.60
    107
    1.80
    157
    24. Prostate Cancer
    3.53
    171
    55.29
    7
    25. Cervical Cancer
    3.31
    136
    22.57
    21
    26. Other Injuries
    3.15
    172
    21.35
    6
    27. Low Birth Weight
    2.92
    147
    24.78
    10
    28. Tuberculosis
    2.91
    106
    128.71
    5
    29. Parkinson's Disease
    2.80
    63
    3.53
    25
    30. Birth Trauma
    2.46
    98
    23.73
    6
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.34
    108
    6.26
    54
    32. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.31
    168
    9.13
    33
    33. Other Neoplasms
    2.30
    111
    4.12
    46
    34. Lymphomas
    2.29
    170
    4.88
    106
    35. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    130
    2.14
    133
    36. Drug Use
    1.84
    51
    5.29
    9
    37. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    107
    1.05
    161
    38. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    174
    3.26
    142
    39. Uterin Cancer
    1.68
    111
    1.89
    100
    40. Endocrine Disorders
    1.51
    165
    21.18
    5
    41. Asthma
    1.44
    129
    11.08
    46
    42. Poisonings
    1.21
    60
    2.90
    18
    43. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    124
    0.69
    155
    44. HIV/AIDS
    1.08
    118
    116.06
    15
    45. Violence
    0.88
    164
    10.46
    44
    46. Epilepsy
    0.81
    156
    6.96
    6
    47. Alcohol
    0.81
    135
    2.84
    42
    48. Malnutrition
    0.80
    107
    22.00
    22
    49. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.79
    149
    146.53
    6
    50. Fires
    0.65
    139
    6.83
    17
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    2.018m
    20.60
    69,220
    3.57
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    1.928m
    19.68
    108,578
    5.60
    3. Lung Disease
    895,355
    9.14
    20,238
    1.04
    4. Lung Cancers
    637,736
    6.51
    949
    0.05
    5. Alzheimers & Dementia
    563,472
    5.75
    15,183
    0.78
    6. Liver Cancer
    422,928
    4.32
    12,691
    0.65
    7. Stomach Cancer
    328,257
    3.35
    1,990
    0.10
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    284,986
    2.91
    40,061
    2.07
    9. Hypertension
    276,483
    2.82
    8,737
    0.45
    10. Oesophagus Cancer
    204,627
    2.09
    351
    0.02
    11. Kidney Disease
    196,377
    2.00
    11,098
    0.57
    12. Influenza and Pneumonia
    177,268
    1.81
    288,619
    14.89
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    167,267
    1.71
    25,811
    1.33
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    154,066
    1.57
    3,781
    0.20
    15. Liver Disease
    152,047
    1.55
    60,044
    3.10
    16. Suicide
    136,267
    1.39
    17,710
    0.91
    17. Falls
    116,301
    1.19
    17,795
    0.92
    18. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    85,049
    0.87
    4,079
    0.21
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    72,212
    0.74
    1,908
    0.10
    20. Leukemia
    56,057
    0.57
    1,760
    0.09
    21. Drownings
    55,513
    0.57
    16,222
    0.84
    22. Tuberculosis
    50,409
    0.51
    115,420
    5.95
    23. Breast Cancer
    50,229
    0.51
    15,790
    0.81
    24. Other Injuries
    48,320
    0.49
    32,706
    1.69
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    46,783
    0.48
    1,485
    0.08
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    43,450
    0.44
    43,279
    2.23
    27. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    40,411
    0.41
    5,123
    0.26
    28. Other Neoplasms
    40,359
    0.41
    3,545
    0.18
    29. Lymphomas
    39,909
    0.41
    4,568
    0.24
    30. Oral Cancer
    39,221
    0.40
    1,941
    0.10
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    37,931
    0.39
    7,727
    0.40
    32. Drug Use
    30,926
    0.32
    7,060
    0.36
    33. Bladder Cancer
    30,281
    0.31
    715
    0.04
    34. Cervical Cancer
    29,934
    0.31
    9,191
    0.47
    35. Low Birth Weight
    28,461
    0.29
    89,291
    4.61
    36. Prostate Cancer
    26,135
    0.27
    12,105
    0.62
    37. Asthma
    24,281
    0.25
    8,373
    0.43
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    24,172
    0.25
    38,378
    1.98
    39. Birth Trauma
    24,007
    0.25
    85,504
    4.41
    40. Skin Cancers
    19,513
    0.20
    479
    0.02
    41. Poisonings
    19,141
    0.20
    5,510
    0.28
    42. HIV/AIDS
    18,643
    0.19
    161,271
    8.32
    43. Ovary Cancer
    16,287
    0.17
    1,495
    0.08
    44. Uterin Cancer
    15,498
    0.16
    694
    0.04
    45. Alcohol
    14,215
    0.15
    2,812
    0.15
    46. Violence
    13,100
    0.13
    18,210
    0.94
    47. Malnutrition
    12,409
    0.13
    45,836
    2.36
    48. Epilepsy
    12,305
    0.13
    9,989
    0.52
    49. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    11,200
    0.11
    175
    0.01
    50. Fires
    10,356
    0.11
    8,950
    0.46
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      China CHINA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    36.21
    6
    1.16
    179
    2. Liver Cancer
    23.63
    8
    13.15
    26
    3. Stomach Cancer
    18.59
    2
    2.62
    168
    4. Oesophagus Cancer
    11.51
    10
    0.51
    182
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    8.90
    84
    4.50
    146
    6. Breast Cancer
    5.46
    179
    32.06
    4
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    4.07
    85
    2.36
    120
    8. Leukemia
    3.60
    107
    1.80
    157
    9. Prostate Cancer
    3.53
    171
    55.29
    7
    10. Cervical Cancer
    3.31
    136
    22.57
    21
    11. Lymphomas
    2.29
    170
    4.88
    106
    12. Oral Cancer
    2.19
    130
    2.14
    133
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.80
    107
    1.05
    161
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.77
    174
    3.26
    142
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.68
    111
    1.89
    100
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    124
    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.