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Greece
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Greece 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
Greece Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    67.3
    70.5
    68.9
    15
    32
    24
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    70.1
    73.6
    71.8
    5
    24
    12
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    72.3
    76.5
    74.4
    7
    17
    9
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    74.5
    79.5
    76.9
    5
    11
    6
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    75.4
    81.1
    78.2
    15
    12
    14
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    77.7
    82.9
    80.3
    19
    17
    19
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    78.7
    83.7
    81.2
    23
    20
    25
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    78.7
    83.7
    23
    20
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    79.0
    83.9
    24
    20
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    79.0
    84.0
    24
    20
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    79.1
    84.0
    24
    19
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    79.2
    84.1
    24
    19
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    79.4
    84.1
    24
    20
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    79.5
    84.2
    24
    19
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    79.7
    84.3
    24
    19
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    79.9
    84.4
    25
    19
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    80.2
    84.5
    26
    19
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.8
    25
    19
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    81.2
    85.1
    27
    20
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    82.1
    85.5
    27
    23
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    83.3
    86.1
    26
    26
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    84.8
    86.8
    19
    32
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    86.5
    87.7
    21
    40
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.0
    21
    53
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    91.2
    91.3
    22
    61
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    71.22
    148
    197.37
    31
    2. Stroke
    41.56
    135
    109.84
    44
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    1.16
    179
    4. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    32.06
    4
    5. Lung Disease
    17.54
    129
    34.46
    42
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    16.53
    132
    246.59
    1
    7. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    55.29
    7
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    4.50
    146
    9. Kidney Disease
    8.87
    143
    13.66
    99
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    2.36
    120
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.35
    140
    29.50
    41
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.11
    168
    39.95
    53
    13. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    2.62
    168
    14. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    13.15
    26
    15. Alzheimers & Dementia
    5.66
    155
    43.10
    11
    16. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    1.80
    157
    17. Hypertension
    5.24
    153
    13.66
    80
    18. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    4.88
    106
    19. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    1.05
    161
    20. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    3.26
    142
    21. Upper Respiratory
    4.58
    1
    0.13
    26
    22. Liver Disease
    4.07
    175
    64.44
    2
    23. Other Injuries
    4.05
    154
    21.35
    6
    24. Parkinson's Disease
    3.88
    14
    3.53
    25
    25. Suicide
    3.78
    158
    17.33
    15
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.09
    166
    13.48
    8
    27. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    1.89
    100
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    2.65
    145
    21.18
    5
    29. Encephalitis
    2.60
    13
    1.71
    34
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.58
    162
    9.13
    33
    31. Drug Use
    2.37
    31
    5.29
    9
    32. Low Birth Weight
    2.27
    153
    24.78
    10
    33. Drownings
    1.97
    124
    8.93
    14
    34. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    22.57
    21
    35. Falls
    1.89
    172
    23.79
    2
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    0.69
    155
    37. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    2.14
    133
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.64
    132
    6.26
    54
    39. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    0.51
    182
    40. Other Neoplasms
    1.04
    162
    4.12
    46
    41. Violence
    0.91
    162
    10.46
    44
    42. Epilepsy
    0.68
    168
    6.96
    6
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.64
    24
    0.18
    76
    44. Hepatitis B
    0.37
    104
    6.94
    2
    45. Fires
    0.36
    162
    6.83
    17
    46. HIV/AIDS
    0.33
    141
    116.06
    15
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.33
    176
    23.73
    6
    48. Tuberculosis
    0.30
    155
    128.71
    5
    49. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.25
    176
    5.38
    33
    50. Alcohol
    0.21
    178
    2.84
    42
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    23,082
    23.11
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Stroke
    15,530
    15.55
    69,220
    3.57
    3. Lung Cancers
    7,526
    7.54
    949
    0.05
    4. Lung Disease
    6,645
    6.65
    20,238
    1.04
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    6,478
    6.49
    288,619
    14.89
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,338
    3.34
    11,098
    0.57
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,245
    3.25
    3,781
    0.20
    8. Breast Cancer
    2,466
    2.47
    15,790
    0.81
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    2,085
    2.09
    15,183
    0.78
    10. Prostate Cancer
    2,048
    2.05
    12,105
    0.62
    11. Hypertension
    1,939
    1.94
    8,737
    0.45
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    1,900
    1.90
    1,908
    0.10
    13. Upper Respiratory
    1,825
    1.83
    321
    0.02
    14. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,769
    1.77
    25,811
    1.33
    15. Liver Cancer
    1,606
    1.61
    12,691
    0.65
    16. Stomach Cancer
    1,602
    1.60
    1,990
    0.10
    17. Bladder Cancer
    1,510
    1.51
    715
    0.04
    18. Parkinson's Disease
    1,469
    1.47
    1,485
    0.08
    19. Leukemia
    1,397
    1.40
    1,760
    0.09
    20. Lymphomas
    1,305
    1.31
    4,568
    0.24
    21. Encephalitis
    995
    1.00
    2,687
    0.14
    22. Road Traffic Accidents
    943
    0.94
    40,061
    2.07
    23. Liver Disease
    882
    0.88
    60,044
    3.10
    24. Other Injuries
    753
    0.75
    32,706
    1.69
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    623
    0.62
    38,378
    1.98
    26. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    583
    0.58
    5,123
    0.26
    27. Ovary Cancer
    566
    0.57
    1,495
    0.08
    28. Suicide
    557
    0.56
    17,710
    0.91
    29. Inflammatory/Heart
    522
    0.52
    7,727
    0.40
    30. Falls
    521
    0.52
    17,795
    0.92
    31. Skin Cancers
    483
    0.48
    479
    0.02
    32. Oral Cancer
    427
    0.43
    1,941
    0.10
    33. Drownings
    375
    0.38
    16,222
    0.84
    34. Other Neoplasms
    357
    0.36
    3,545
    0.18
    35. Uterin Cancer
    345
    0.35
    694
    0.04
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    254
    0.25
    351
    0.02
    37. Drug Use
    244
    0.24
    7,060
    0.36
    38. Cervical Cancer
    243
    0.24
    9,191
    0.47
    39. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.19
    43,279
    2.23
    40. Epilepsy
    147
    0.15
    9,989
    0.52
    41. Violence
    127
    0.13
    18,210
    0.94
    42. Low Birth Weight
    122
    0.12
    89,291
    4.61
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    119
    0.12
    180
    0.01
    44. Hepatitis B
    90
    0.09
    8,094
    0.42
    45. Tuberculosis
    85
    0.09
    115,420
    5.95
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    80
    0.08
    4,079
    0.21
    47. Fires
    80
    0.08
    8,950
    0.46
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    55
    0.06
    178,438
    9.21
    49. Skin Disease
    52
    0.05
    5,766
    0.30
    50. Anemia
    44
    0.04
    139
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Greece GREECE   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    31.80
    11
    1.16
    179
    2. Breast Cancer
    17.83
    75
    32.06
    4
    3. Prostate Cancer
    13.51
    115
    55.29
    7
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11.28
    65
    4.50
    146
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.36
    37
    2.36
    120
    6. Stomach Cancer
    6.10
    79
    2.62
    168
    7. Liver Cancer
    5.89
    84
    13.15
    26
    8. Leukemia
    5.28
    17
    1.80
    157
    9. Lymphomas
    5.15
    100
    4.88
    106
    10. Bladder Cancer
    5.06
    11
    1.05
    161
    11. Ovary Cancer
    4.61
    85
    3.26
    142
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.76
    67
    1.89
    100
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.94
    154
    22.57
    21
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.85
    74
    0.69
    155
    15. Oral Cancer
    1.80
    154
    2.14
    133
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.07
    161
    0.51
    182
    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.