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Morocco
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 Morocco 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
Morocco Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.7
    48.2
    46.9
    108
    113
    109
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    50.4
    53.4
    51.9
    116
    117
    116
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    56.4
    59.9
    58.1
    113
    115
    113
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    62.5
    66.3
    64.4
    108
    112
    112
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    66.9
    70.2
    68.6
    94
    111
    101
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    71.7
    74.0
    72.8
    66
    101
    86
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    74.8
    77.0
    76.0
    45
    87
    61
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    74.8
    77.0
    45
    87
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    77.0
    78.9
    37
    77
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    77.1
    79.1
    37
    77
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    77.2
    79.1
    37
    77
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    77.4
    79.3
    37
    76
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    77.5
    79.4
    38
    74
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    77.7
    79.6
    39
    72
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    77.9
    79.8
    40
    72
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    78.1
    80.0
    40
    74
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    78.3
    80.2
    41
    74
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    78.6
    80.5
    44
    77
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    79.1
    80.9
    50
    80
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    79.6
    81.4
    60
    83
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    80.4
    82.1
    70
    92
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.0
    83
    97
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    83.2
    84.4
    112
    106
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.2
    154
    136
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    88.4
    89.0
    169
    166
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    175.36
    51
    197.37
    31
    2. Stroke
    58.96
    114
    109.84
    44
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    44.13
    10
    43.10
    11
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.16
    56
    39.95
    53
    5. Kidney Disease
    29.48
    35
    13.66
    99
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26.02
    92
    246.59
    1
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    19.87
    81
    29.50
    41
    8. Breast Cancer
    18.40
    66
    32.06
    4
    9. Lung Disease
    17.53
    130
    34.46
    42
    10. Prostate Cancer
    16.80
    87
    55.29
    7
    11. Lung Cancers
    12.76
    95
    1.16
    179
    12. Tuberculosis
    11.60
    66
    128.71
    5
    13. Low Birth Weight
    11.21
    65
    24.78
    10
    14. Liver Disease
    9.27
    132
    64.44
    2
    15. Lymphomas
    7.40
    29
    4.88
    106
    16. Birth Trauma
    7.21
    68
    23.73
    6
    17. Congenital Anomalies
    7.19
    102
    13.48
    8
    18. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    106
    22.57
    21
    19. Hypertension
    6.37
    147
    13.66
    80
    20. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    115
    4.50
    146
    21. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.13
    85
    146.53
    6
    22. Other Neoplasms
    4.00
    53
    4.12
    46
    23. Asthma
    3.92
    88
    11.08
    46
    24. Stomach Cancer
    3.71
    136
    2.62
    168
    25. Inflammatory/Heart
    3.67
    136
    9.13
    33
    26. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    123
    3.26
    142
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.50
    41
    1.05
    161
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.44
    123
    21.18
    5
    29. Falls
    3.33
    130
    23.79
    2
    30. Parkinson's Disease
    3.20
    40
    3.53
    25
    31. Other Injuries
    3.06
    175
    21.35
    6
    32. Oral Cancer
    3.06
    94
    2.14
    133
    33. Suicide
    3.05
    171
    17.33
    15
    34. Leukemia
    2.67
    140
    1.80
    157
    35. Epilepsy
    2.08
    69
    6.96
    6
    36. Pancreas Cancer
    2.05
    129
    2.36
    120
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.03
    114
    6.26
    54
    38. Skin Disease
    1.91
    93
    7.45
    6
    39. HIV/AIDS
    1.84
    108
    116.06
    15
    40. Syphilis
    1.53
    42
    2.53
    29
    41. Fires
    1.50
    97
    6.83
    17
    42. Maternal Conditions
    1.42
    82
    43.39
    2
    43. Violence
    1.42
    146
    10.46
    44
    44. Drownings
    1.36
    143
    8.93
    14
    45. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.27
    112
    5.38
    33
    46. Liver Cancer
    1.24
    181
    13.15
    26
    47. Malnutrition
    1.22
    98
    22.00
    22
    48. Drug Use
    1.21
    82
    5.29
    9
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.16
    157
    0.51
    182
    50. Uterin Cancer
    1.02
    160
    1.89
    100
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    46,878
    28.17
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Stroke
    15,675
    9.42
    69,220
    3.57
    3. Alzheimers & Dementia
    10,806
    6.49
    15,183
    0.78
    4. Diabetes Mellitus
    10,645
    6.40
    25,811
    1.33
    5. Kidney Disease
    8,021
    4.82
    11,098
    0.57
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    7,593
    4.56
    288,619
    14.89
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,664
    4.01
    40,061
    2.07
    8. Lung Disease
    4,659
    2.80
    20,238
    1.04
    9. Low Birth Weight
    4,457
    2.68
    89,291
    4.61
    10. Lung Cancers
    4,072
    2.45
    949
    0.05
    11. Tuberculosis
    3,288
    1.98
    115,420
    5.95
    12. Breast Cancer
    3,140
    1.89
    15,790
    0.81
    13. Birth Trauma
    2,867
    1.72
    85,504
    4.41
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    2,819
    1.69
    43,279
    2.23
    15. Liver Disease
    2,684
    1.61
    60,044
    3.10
    16. Lymphomas
    2,279
    1.37
    4,568
    0.24
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,965
    1.18
    3,781
    0.20
    18. Prostate Cancer
    1,923
    1.16
    12,105
    0.62
    19. Hypertension
    1,675
    1.01
    8,737
    0.45
    20. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1,354
    0.81
    178,438
    9.21
    21. Other Neoplasms
    1,284
    0.77
    3,545
    0.18
    22. Stomach Cancer
    1,156
    0.69
    1,990
    0.10
    23. Cervical Cancer
    1,152
    0.69
    9,191
    0.47
    24. Asthma
    1,106
    0.66
    8,373
    0.43
    25. Bladder Cancer
    1,029
    0.62
    715
    0.04
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    1,024
    0.62
    38,378
    1.98
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    1,020
    0.61
    7,727
    0.40
    28. Suicide
    1,014
    0.61
    17,710
    0.91
    29. Other Injuries
    987
    0.59
    32,706
    1.69
    30. Falls
    978
    0.59
    17,795
    0.92
    31. Oral Cancer
    957
    0.58
    1,941
    0.10
    32. Leukemia
    870
    0.52
    1,760
    0.09
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    834
    0.50
    1,485
    0.08
    34. Epilepsy
    691
    0.42
    9,989
    0.52
    35. HIV/AIDS
    640
    0.38
    161,271
    8.32
    36. Pancreas Cancer
    633
    0.38
    1,908
    0.10
    37. Ovary Cancer
    609
    0.37
    1,495
    0.08
    38. Syphilis
    606
    0.36
    8,615
    0.44
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    543
    0.33
    5,123
    0.26
    40. Maternal Conditions
    508
    0.31
    69,797
    3.60
    41. Violence
    497
    0.30
    18,210
    0.94
    42. Skin Disease
    492
    0.30
    5,766
    0.30
    43. Drownings
    485
    0.29
    16,222
    0.84
    44. Fires
    478
    0.29
    8,950
    0.46
    45. Drug Use
    392
    0.24
    7,060
    0.36
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    370
    0.22
    4,079
    0.21
    47. Liver Cancer
    359
    0.22
    12,691
    0.65
    48. Oesophagus Cancer
    352
    0.21
    351
    0.02
    49. Malnutrition
    330
    0.20
    45,836
    2.36
    50. Meningitis
    291
    0.17
    50,244
    2.59
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Morocco MOROCCO   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    18.40
    66
    32.06
    4
    2. Prostate Cancer
    16.80
    87
    55.29
    7
    3. Lung Cancers
    12.76
    95
    1.16
    179
    4. Lymphomas
    7.40
    29
    4.88
    106
    5. Cervical Cancer
    6.95
    106
    22.57
    21
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.28
    115
    4.50
    146
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.71
    136
    2.62
    168
    8. Ovary Cancer
    3.66
    123
    3.26
    142
    9. Bladder Cancer
    3.50
    41
    1.05
    161
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.06
    94
    2.14
    133
    11. Leukemia
    2.67
    140
    1.80
    157
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    2.05
    129
    2.36
    120
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.24
    181
    13.15
    26
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.16
    157
    0.51
    182
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.02
    160
    1.89
    100
    16. Skin Cancers
    0.88
    143
    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.