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Compare France 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      France FRANCE   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    67.0
    73.6
    70.2
    16
    10
    13
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    68.4
    75.8
    72.0
    17
    8
    8
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    70.2
    78.4
    74.2
    19
    8
    11
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    72.8
    80.9
    76.7
    19
    2
    10
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    75.0
    82.7
    78.8
    20
    2
    10
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    78.0
    84.6
    81.3
    18
    4
    10
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    80.1
    85.7
    82.9
    13
    3
    5
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      France FRANCE   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    80.1
    85.7
    13
    3
     
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    80.4
    86.0
    14
    3
     
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
     
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    80.5
    86.0
    14
    3
     
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    80.6
    86.1
    14
    2
     
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    80.8
    86.1
    13
    2
     
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    80.9
    86.2
    13
    2
     
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    81.1
    86.3
    12
    2
     
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    81.3
    86.4
    12
    2
     
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    81.6
    86.6
    11
    2
     
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    82.1
    86.9
    10
    2
     
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    82.8
    87.3
    7
    2
     
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    83.8
    87.9
    5
    2
     
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    85.0
    88.5
    3
    2
     
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    86.2
    89.2
    2
    2
     
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    87.7
    90.1
    2
    2
     
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    89.4
    91.3
    3
    2
     
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    91.7
    92.9
    5
    8
     
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      France FRANCE   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    43.25
    181
     
    117.12
    90
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    30.84
    26
     
    14.77
    122
    3. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
     
    1.19
    179
    4. Stroke
    23.16
    180
     
    120.00
    41
    5. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
     
    30.08
    7
    6. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
     
    46.41
    12
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
     
    4.21
    147
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    14.10
    152
     
    228.17
    2
    9. Lung Disease
    13.15
    157
     
    21.14
    102
    10. Suicide
    12.77
    45
     
    14.79
    33
    11. Other Injuries
    9.48
    72
     
    22.63
    8
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.70
    160
     
    43.92
    50
    13. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
     
    2.32
    116
    14. Liver Disease
    7.81
    144
     
    50.71
    11
    15. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
     
    13.01
    23
    16. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
     
    4.65
    102
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    5.71
    88
     
    19.56
    10
    18. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
     
    3.05
    143
    19. Other Neoplasms
    5.48
    17
     
    3.96
    46
    20. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
     
    1.75
    153
    21. Kidney Disease
    5.31
    169
     
    13.32
    98
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    4.86
    163
     
    24.75
    58
    23. Falls
    4.55
    107
     
    21.18
    2
    24. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
     
    2.45
    169
    25. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
     
    0.94
    159
    26. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
     
    2.09
    125
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    4.11
    133
     
    6.49
    74
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    4.07
    14
     
    1.15
    81
    29. Alcohol
    3.89
    23
     
    2.29
    59
    30. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
     
    1.78
    104
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
     
    0.47
    179
    32. Congenital Anomalies
    3.32
    159
     
    17.16
    6
    33. Hypertension
    3.31
    167
     
    15.17
    79
    34. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
     
    0.60
    154
    35. Malnutrition
    2.17
    86
     
    17.12
    19
    36. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
     
    21.16
    31
    37. Drug Use
    1.97
    58
     
    6.44
    8
    38. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.88
    119
     
    127.79
    4
    39. Epilepsy
    1.71
    95
     
    5.20
    28
    40. Low Birth Weight
    1.34
    170
     
    24.87
    10
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    125
     
    4.41
    45
    42. Drownings
    1.06
    150
     
    7.43
    41
    43. Asthma
    0.96
    147
     
    13.90
    37
    44. Violence
    0.92
    167
     
    10.41
    47
    45. Skin Disease
    0.85
    130
     
    3.71
    48
    46. Birth Trauma
    0.77
    142
     
    23.20
    8
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.65
    24
     
    0.14
    89
    48. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.65
    169
     
    5.81
    51
    49. HIV/AIDS
    0.61
    129
     
    120.00
    18
    50. Anemia
    0.55
    79
     
    2.69
    36
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      France FRANCE   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    62,890
    13.81
     
    76,410
    3.76
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    49,233
    10.81
     
    7,809
    0.38
    3. Stroke
    34,220
    7.51
     
    83,379
    4.10
    4. Lung Cancers
    33,635
    7.39
     
    961
    0.05
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    21,096
    4.63
     
    305,460
    15.03
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    20,798
    4.57
     
    3,648
    0.18
    7. Lung Disease
    19,640
    4.31
     
    14,311
    0.70
    8. Breast Cancer
    14,120
    3.10
     
    14,932
    0.73
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    12,478
    2.74
     
    30,922
    1.52
    10. Other Injuries
    12,447
    2.73
     
    39,645
    1.95
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    10,897
    2.39
     
    1,870
    0.09
    12. Suicide
    10,867
    2.39
     
    18,095
    0.89
    13. Prostate Cancer
    10,438
    2.29
     
    12,087
    0.59
    14. Lymphomas
    9,266
    2.03
     
    4,421
    0.22
    15. Liver Cancer
    8,985
    1.97
     
    12,765
    0.63
    16. Kidney Disease
    8,113
    1.78
     
    12,605
    0.62
    17. Liver Disease
    8,080
    1.77
     
    48,789
    2.40
    18. Other Neoplasms
    7,547
    1.66
     
    3,545
    0.17
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    7,178
    1.58
     
    42,961
    2.11
    20. Leukemia
    7,039
    1.55
     
    1,747
    0.09
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    6,448
    1.42
     
    654
    0.03
    22. Falls
    6,373
    1.40
     
    21,350
    1.05
    23. Bladder Cancer
    6,108
    1.34
     
    690
    0.03
    24. Stomach Cancer
    5,605
    1.23
     
    1,983
    0.10
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    5,572
    1.22
     
    6,336
    0.31
    26. Hypertension
    5,062
    1.11
     
    10,864
    0.53
    27. Oral Cancer
    4,648
    1.02
     
    1,947
    0.10
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    4,474
    0.98
     
    341
    0.02
    29. Ovary Cancer
    3,856
    0.85
     
    1,409
    0.07
    30. Malnutrition
    3,418
    0.75
     
    40,609
    2.00
    31. Alcohol
    3,418
    0.75
     
    2,579
    0.13
    32. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,301
    0.72
     
    37,562
    1.85
    33. Skin Cancers
    2,997
    0.66
     
    462
    0.02
    34. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2,688
    0.59
     
    186,218
    9.16
    35. Uterin Cancer
    2,616
    0.57
     
    658
    0.03
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,917
    0.42
     
    48,704
    2.40
    37. Epilepsy
    1,796
    0.39
     
    7,446
    0.37
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,684
    0.37
     
    3,897
    0.19
    39. Drug Use
    1,661
    0.36
     
    8,655
    0.43
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1,385
    0.30
     
    8,757
    0.43
    41. Skin Disease
    1,299
    0.29
     
    3,321
    0.16
    42. Asthma
    1,262
    0.28
     
    11,894
    0.59
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    919
    0.20
     
    5,412
    0.27
    44. Drownings
    900
    0.20
     
    15,670
    0.77
    45. Anemia
    851
    0.19
     
    3,437
    0.17
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    693
    0.15
     
    141
    0.01
    47. Tuberculosis
    616
    0.14
     
    175,124
    8.62
    48. Violence
    604
    0.13
     
    17,843
    0.88
    49. Schizophrenia
    598
    0.13
     
    48
    0.00
    50. Low Birth Weight
    595
    0.13
     
    87,318
    4.30
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      France FRANCE   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    28.57
    20
     
    1.19
    179
    2. Breast Cancer
    21.51
    38
     
    30.08
    7
    3. Prostate Cancer
    16.12
    90
     
    46.41
    12
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    15.23
    35
     
    4.21
    147
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.30
    23
     
    2.32
    116
    6. Liver Cancer
    7.02
    58
     
    13.01
    23
    7. Lymphomas
    6.86
    41
     
    4.65
    102
    8. Ovary Cancer
    5.53
    51
     
    3.05
    143
    9. Leukemia
    5.34
    16
     
    1.75
    153
    10. Stomach Cancer
    4.38
    116
     
    2.45
    169
    11. Bladder Cancer
    4.31
    23
     
    0.94
    159
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.25
    61
     
    2.09
    125
    13. Uterin Cancer
    3.87
    35
     
    1.78
    104
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    3.70
    57
     
    0.47
    179
    15. Skin Cancers
    2.46
    37
     
    0.60
    154
    16. Cervical Cancer
    2.05
    159
     
    21.16
    31
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.