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Namibia
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 Namibia 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
Namibia Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    45.0
    49.3
    47.1
    113
    100
    105
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    50.8
    54.8
    52.8
    114
    105
    110
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    56.0
    60.0
    57.9
    114
    113
    114
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    59.5
    63.7
    61.5
    123
    122
    124
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    56.2
    58.5
    57.4
    142
    147
    144
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    61.3
    64.6
    63.0
    139
    140
    138
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    61.1
    66.1
    63.7
    154
    148
    152
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    61.1
    66.1
    154
    148
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    64.1
    68.8
    166
    157
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    64.5
    69.1
    169
    157
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    64.9
    69.4
    169
    159
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    65.4
    69.7
    170
    161
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    66.0
    70.2
    170
    162
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    66.7
    70.8
    174
    164
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    67.5
    71.6
    176
    164
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    68.8
    72.8
    176
    161
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    70.3
    74.1
    176
    159
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    71.8
    75.3
    175
    154
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    73.5
    76.6
    170
    152
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    75.3
    77.8
    165
    149
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    77.3
    79.3
    163
    148
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    79.6
    81.0
    159
    147
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    82.2
    83.2
    158
    148
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    85.3
    86.0
    155
    149
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    88.8
    89.3
    154
    149
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. HIV/AIDS
    223.87
    6
    116.06
    15
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    138.38
    79
    197.37
    31
    3. Stroke
    106.97
    48
    109.84
    44
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    96.17
    32
    246.59
    1
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    73.57
    19
    39.95
    53
    6. Tuberculosis
    51.61
    29
    128.71
    5
    7. Lung Disease
    47.00
    14
    34.46
    42
    8. Diarrhoeal diseases
    39.78
    43
    146.53
    6
    9. Alzheimers & Dementia
    34.16
    37
    43.10
    11
    10. Hypertension
    34.00
    10
    13.66
    80
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.72
    40
    29.50
    41
    12. Prostate Cancer
    26.18
    45
    55.29
    7
    13. Kidney Disease
    20.16
    71
    13.66
    99
    14. Violence
    19.15
    17
    10.46
    44
    15. Asthma
    16.36
    19
    11.08
    46
    16. Low Birth Weight
    13.48
    50
    24.78
    10
    17. Inflammatory/Heart
    12.98
    10
    9.13
    33
    18. Liver Disease
    12.25
    108
    64.44
    2
    19. Suicide
    11.51
    57
    17.33
    15
    20. Breast Cancer
    11.36
    140
    32.06
    4
    21. Maternal Conditions
    9.20
    43
    43.39
    2
    22. Other Injuries
    9.19
    71
    21.35
    6
    23. Epilepsy
    9.17
    4
    6.96
    6
    24. Birth Trauma
    8.76
    58
    23.73
    6
    25. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    90
    22.57
    21
    26. Endocrine Disorders
    8.02
    40
    21.18
    5
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    7.85
    88
    13.48
    8
    28. Malnutrition
    7.84
    48
    22.00
    22
    29. Meningitis
    5.79
    45
    31.54
    7
    30. Fires
    5.43
    35
    6.83
    17
    31. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.38
    62
    6.26
    54
    32. Skin Disease
    5.34
    21
    7.45
    6
    33. Malaria
    5.08
    39
    32.77
    27
    34. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.70
    43
    5.38
    33
    35. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    48
    2.14
    133
    36. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.41
    149
    4.50
    146
    37. Drownings
    4.21
    80
    8.93
    14
    38. Lung Cancers
    3.99
    141
    1.16
    179
    39. Lymphomas
    3.82
    136
    4.88
    106
    40. Falls
    3.81
    115
    23.79
    2
    41. Other Neoplasms
    3.49
    61
    4.12
    46
    42. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    160
    3.26
    142
    43. Alcohol
    2.37
    59
    2.84
    42
    44. Liver Cancer
    2.28
    175
    13.15
    26
    45. Parkinson's Disease
    2.19
    94
    3.53
    25
    46. Drug Use
    2.18
    35
    5.29
    9
    47. Stomach Cancer
    1.85
    180
    2.62
    168
    48. Skin Cancers
    1.81
    76
    0.69
    155
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    120
    0.51
    182
    50. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    112
    1.05
    161
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. HIV/AIDS
    4,328
    24.69
    161,271
    8.32
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,545
    8.81
    288,619
    14.89
    3. Coronary Heart Disease
    1,408
    8.03
    108,578
    5.60
    4. Stroke
    1,105
    6.30
    69,220
    3.57
    5. Diabetes Mellitus
    831
    4.74
    25,811
    1.33
    6. Tuberculosis
    763
    4.35
    115,420
    5.95
    7. Diarrhoeal diseases
    676
    3.86
    178,438
    9.21
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    621
    3.54
    40,061
    2.07
    9. Low Birth Weight
    526
    3.00
    89,291
    4.61
    10. Lung Disease
    481
    2.74
    20,238
    1.04
    11. Violence
    454
    2.59
    18,210
    0.94
    12. Hypertension
    354
    2.02
    8,737
    0.45
    13. Birth Trauma
    342
    1.95
    85,504
    4.41
    14. Alzheimers & Dementia
    294
    1.68
    15,183
    0.78
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    289
    1.65
    43,279
    2.23
    16. Maternal Conditions
    231
    1.32
    69,797
    3.60
    17. Kidney Disease
    229
    1.31
    11,098
    0.57
    18. Malnutrition
    220
    1.25
    45,836
    2.36
    19. Suicide
    216
    1.23
    17,710
    0.91
    20. Other Injuries
    198
    1.13
    32,706
    1.69
    21. Asthma
    196
    1.12
    8,373
    0.43
    22. Liver Disease
    164
    0.94
    60,044
    3.10
    23. Epilepsy
    161
    0.92
    9,989
    0.52
    24. Inflammatory/Heart
    157
    0.90
    7,727
    0.40
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    142
    0.81
    38,378
    1.98
    26. Meningitis
    126
    0.72
    50,244
    2.59
    27. Malaria
    116
    0.66
    101,531
    5.24
    28. Drownings
    100
    0.57
    16,222
    0.84
    29. Prostate Cancer
    99
    0.56
    12,105
    0.62
    30. Fires
    99
    0.56
    8,950
    0.46
    31. Breast Cancer
    90
    0.51
    15,790
    0.81
    32. Skin Disease
    64
    0.37
    5,766
    0.30
    33. Cervical Cancer
    61
    0.35
    9,191
    0.47
    34. Oral Cancer
    59
    0.34
    1,941
    0.10
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    59
    0.34
    4,079
    0.21
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    58
    0.33
    5,123
    0.26
    37. Lymphomas
    57
    0.33
    4,568
    0.24
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    54
    0.31
    3,781
    0.20
    39. Lung Cancers
    49
    0.28
    949
    0.05
    40. Other Neoplasms
    48
    0.27
    3,545
    0.18
    41. Drug Use
    43
    0.25
    7,060
    0.36
    42. Falls
    43
    0.25
    17,795
    0.92
    43. Poisonings
    38
    0.22
    5,510
    0.28
    44. Alcohol
    34
    0.19
    2,812
    0.15
    45. Liver Cancer
    33
    0.19
    12,691
    0.65
    46. Leukemia
    27
    0.15
    1,760
    0.09
    47. Stomach Cancer
    24
    0.14
    1,990
    0.10
    48. Skin Cancers
    22
    0.13
    479
    0.02
    49. Oesophagus Cancer
    21
    0.12
    351
    0.02
    50. Ovary Cancer
    20
    0.11
    1,495
    0.08
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Namibia NAMIBIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    26.18
    45
    55.29
    7
    2. Breast Cancer
    11.36
    140
    32.06
    4
    3. Cervical Cancer
    8.03
    90
    22.57
    21
    4. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    48
    2.14
    133
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.41
    149
    4.50
    146
    6. Lung Cancers
    3.99
    141
    1.16
    179
    7. Lymphomas
    3.82
    136
    4.88
    106
    8. Ovary Cancer
    2.63
    160
    3.26
    142
    9. Liver Cancer
    2.28
    175
    13.15
    26
    10. Stomach Cancer
    1.85
    180
    2.62
    168
    11. Skin Cancers
    1.81
    76
    0.69
    155
    12. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.79
    120
    0.51
    182
    13. Bladder Cancer
    1.67
    112
    1.05
    161
    14. Leukemia
    1.66
    161
    1.80
    157
    15. Uterin Cancer
    1.25
    142
    1.89
    100
    16. Pancreas Cancer
    1.12
    169
    2.36
    120
    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.