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Kuwait
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Kuwait 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
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Kuwait Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    58.1
    61.5
    59.8
    63
    65
    64
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    64.8
    68.8
    66.8
    48
    51
    52
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    68.7
    72.9
    70.8
    34
    48
    34
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    73.2
    76.9
    75.0
    16
    31
    24
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    72.4
    74.4
    73.2
    36
    74
    48
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    73.2
    75.2
    74.0
    47
    91
    69
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    73.9
    76.0
    74.8
    53
    94
    83
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    73.9
    76.0
    53
    94
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    74.6
    76.6
    55
    103
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    74.7
    76.7
    54
    103
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    75.0
    76.8
    56
    105
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    75.2
    76.9
    58
    107
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    75.4
    77.0
    63
    108
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    75.5
    77.1
    65
    109
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    75.7
    77.2
    72
    110
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    76.0
    77.3
    77
    112
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    76.4
    77.6
    80
    114
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    76.9
    77.9
    84
    122
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    77.6
    78.4
    94
    135
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    78.6
    79.3
    113
    146
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    80.1
    80.7
    137
    160
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    82.3
    82.6
    157
    168
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    85.1
    85.3
    168
    169
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    88.5
    88.6
    168
    173
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    210.70
    29
    197.37
    31
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    126.59
    17
    246.59
    1
    3. Stroke
    82.04
    77
    109.84
    44
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    32.06
    81
    39.95
    53
    5. Breast Cancer
    27.42
    11
    32.06
    4
    6. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.00
    59
    29.50
    41
    7. Lung Disease
    23.49
    85
    34.46
    42
    8. Kidney Disease
    19.32
    78
    13.66
    99
    9. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    64
    1.16
    179
    10. Hypertension
    16.79
    58
    13.66
    80
    11. Prostate Cancer
    15.01
    103
    55.29
    7
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.65
    33
    4.50
    146
    13. Other Injuries
    8.77
    76
    21.35
    6
    14. Lymphomas
    8.59
    10
    4.88
    106
    15. Liver Cancer
    8.19
    49
    13.15
    26
    16. Encephalitis
    6.88
    2
    1.71
    34
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    6.87
    109
    13.48
    8
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    6.62
    43
    2.36
    120
    19. Liver Disease
    5.58
    162
    64.44
    2
    20. Bladder Cancer
    5.38
    9
    1.05
    161
    21. Low Birth Weight
    5.34
    112
    24.78
    10
    22. Ovary Cancer
    5.21
    61
    3.26
    142
    23. Stomach Cancer
    5.17
    101
    2.62
    168
    24. Other Neoplasms
    5.04
    23
    4.12
    46
    25. Uterin Cancer
    5.03
    15
    1.89
    100
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    4.08
    103
    21.18
    5
    27. Leukemia
    3.49
    113
    1.80
    157
    28. Falls
    3.21
    133
    23.79
    2
    29. Cervical Cancer
    3.20
    139
    22.57
    21
    30. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.84
    80
    0.51
    182
    31. Violence
    2.67
    128
    10.46
    44
    32. Suicide
    2.18
    178
    17.33
    15
    33. Fires
    2.16
    74
    6.83
    17
    34. Oral Cancer
    2.03
    138
    2.14
    133
    35. Asthma
    2.02
    116
    11.08
    46
    36. Drug Use
    1.55
    65
    5.29
    9
    37. Tuberculosis
    1.53
    120
    128.71
    5
    38. Inflammatory/Heart
    1.44
    179
    9.13
    33
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.10
    147
    6.26
    54
    40. Epilepsy
    0.98
    141
    6.96
    6
    41. Hepatitis B
    0.91
    63
    6.94
    2
    42. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.79
    148
    146.53
    6
    43. Drownings
    0.71
    167
    8.93
    14
    44. Meningitis
    0.65
    121
    31.54
    7
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    0.63
    180
    3.53
    25
    46. Alzheimers & Dementia
    0.62
    181
    43.10
    11
    47. Skin Disease
    0.35
    158
    7.45
    6
    48. Alcohol
    0.34
    165
    2.84
    42
    49. Anemia
    0.33
    42
    0.09
    87
    50. Birth Trauma
    0.31
    177
    23.73
    6
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    3,256
    32.63
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,052
    10.54
    288,619
    14.89
    3. Stroke
    880
    8.82
    69,220
    3.57
    4. Road Traffic Accidents
    740
    7.41
    40,061
    2.07
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    326
    3.27
    25,811
    1.33
    6. Other Injuries
    246
    2.46
    32,706
    1.69
    7. Congenital Anomalies
    241
    2.41
    43,279
    2.23
    8. Breast Cancer
    240
    2.40
    15,790
    0.81
    9. Lung Cancers
    236
    2.36
    949
    0.05
    10. Lung Disease
    226
    2.26
    20,238
    1.04
    11. Kidney Disease
    205
    2.05
    11,098
    0.57
    12. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    201
    2.01
    3,781
    0.20
    13. Low Birth Weight
    192
    1.92
    89,291
    4.61
    14. Hypertension
    170
    1.70
    8,737
    0.45
    15. Lymphomas
    138
    1.38
    4,568
    0.24
    16. Liver Cancer
    116
    1.16
    12,691
    0.65
    17. Falls
    111
    1.11
    17,795
    0.92
    18. Violence
    110
    1.10
    18,210
    0.94
    19. Pancreas Cancer
    99
    0.99
    1,908
    0.10
    20. Encephalitis
    96
    0.96
    2,687
    0.14
    21. Liver Disease
    95
    0.95
    60,044
    3.10
    22. Suicide
    94
    0.94
    17,710
    0.91
    23. Stomach Cancer
    69
    0.69
    1,990
    0.10
    24. Leukemia
    67
    0.67
    1,760
    0.09
    25. Prostate Cancer
    64
    0.64
    12,105
    0.62
    26. Other Neoplasms
    63
    0.63
    3,545
    0.18
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    63
    0.63
    38,378
    1.98
    28. Bladder Cancer
    58
    0.58
    715
    0.04
    29. Fires
    49
    0.49
    8,950
    0.46
    30. Drug Use
    48
    0.48
    7,060
    0.36
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    45
    0.45
    7,727
    0.40
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    35
    0.35
    351
    0.02
    33. Ovary Cancer
    35
    0.35
    1,495
    0.08
    34. Oral Cancer
    33
    0.33
    1,941
    0.10
    35. Uterin Cancer
    29
    0.29
    694
    0.04
    36. Asthma
    28
    0.28
    8,373
    0.43
    37. Drownings
    26
    0.26
    16,222
    0.84
    38. Tuberculosis
    24
    0.24
    115,420
    5.95
    39. Hepatitis B
    22
    0.22
    8,094
    0.42
    40. Meningitis
    20
    0.20
    50,244
    2.59
    41. Epilepsy
    20
    0.20
    9,989
    0.52
    42. Cervical Cancer
    18
    0.18
    9,191
    0.47
    43. Alcohol
    12
    0.12
    2,812
    0.15
    44. Birth Trauma
    11
    0.11
    85,504
    4.41
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    10
    0.10
    5,123
    0.26
    46. Syphilis
    7
    0.07
    8,615
    0.44
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    7
    0.07
    178,438
    9.21
    48. Poisonings
    7
    0.07
    5,510
    0.28
    49. Maternal Conditions
    6
    0.06
    69,797
    3.60
    50. Skin Cancers
    5
    0.05
    479
    0.02
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Kuwait KUWAIT   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    27.42
    11
    32.06
    4
    2. Lung Cancers
    18.98
    64
    1.16
    179
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.01
    103
    55.29
    7
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    14.65
    33
    4.50
    146
    5. Lymphomas
    8.59
    10
    4.88
    106
    6. Liver Cancer
    8.19
    49
    13.15
    26
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    6.62
    43
    2.36
    120
    8. Bladder Cancer
    5.38
    9
    1.05
    161
    9. Ovary Cancer
    5.21
    61
    3.26
    142
    10. Stomach Cancer
    5.17
    101
    2.62
    168
    11. Uterin Cancer
    5.03
    15
    1.89
    100
    12. Leukemia
    3.49
    113
    1.80
    157
    13. Cervical Cancer
    3.20
    139
    22.57
    21
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.84
    80
    0.51
    182
    15. Oral Cancer
    2.03
    138
    2.14
    133
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.31
    182
    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.