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Niger
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Niger and Gabon 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.

Gabon
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
Niger Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    41.9
    37.1
    39.6
    130
    161
    149
     
    38.3
    41.5
    39.9
    150
    143
    148
    1970
    42.6
    38.6
    40.6
    150
    169
    161
     
    45.5
    48.7
    47.0
    134
    133
    135
    1980
    43.7
    40.8
    42.3
    161
    172
    170
     
    53.5
    56.7
    55.1
    126
    123
    126
    1990
    47.7
    45.3
    46.5
    163
    175
    173
     
    59.4
    62.6
    60.9
    124
    127
    126
    2000
    49.9
    50.0
    50.0
    159
    169
    164
     
    59.5
    60.7
    60.1
    130
    136
    133
    2010
    57.8
    58.8
    58.2
    153
    161
    157
     
    62.4
    62.1
    62.3
    133
    150
    141
    2016
    59.0
    60.8
    59.8
    167
    171
    170
     
    64.8
    68.2
    66.4
    130
    138
    134
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    59.0
    60.8
    167
    171
    64.8
    68.2
    130
    138
    Age 5
    65.0
    66.7
    161
    166
    68.2
    71.1
    130
    138
    Age 10
    66.4
    68.0
    155
    164
    68.7
    71.4
    130
    139
    Age 15
    67.4
    69.0
    146
    162
    69.5
    72.1
    120
    137
    Age 20
    68.0
    69.6
    147
    162
    70.0
    72.5
    118
    139
    Age 25
    68.7
    70.3
    147
    161
    70.8
    72.9
    115
    138
    Age 30
    69.5
    71.1
    145
    160
    71.5
    73.5
    112
    137
    Age 35
    70.2
    71.9
    143
    160
    72.2
    74.2
    111
    135
    Age 40
    71.0
    72.7
    143
    163
    73.0
    75.2
    108
    131
    Age 45
    71.9
    73.5
    144
    166
    73.9
    76.1
    106
    127
    Age 50
    72.9
    74.5
    148
    165
    74.9
    77.0
    102
    124
    Age 55
    74.1
    75.5
    151
    167
    76.1
    78.1
    97
    118
    Age 60
    75.6
    76.8
    153
    169
    77.5
    79.1
    98
    118
    Age 65
    77.3
    78.2
    162
    170
    79.1
    80.4
    101
    119
    Age 70
    79.3
    79.9
    168
    172
    81.0
    82.0
    101
    121
    Age 75
    81.7
    82.2
    171
    172
    83.3
    84.1
    103
    117
    Age 80
    84.7
    85.0
    173
    173
    86.1
    86.7
    105
    113
    Age 85
    88.3
    88.5
    174
    174
    89.4
    89.8
    104
    112
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    176.94
    48
    93.95
    130
    2. Influenza and Pneumonia
    162.34
    6
    74.01
    47
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    134.86
    7
    41.65
    42
    4. Stroke
    116.22
    35
    68.90
    95
    5. Malaria
    49.56
    6
    21.42
    32
    6. Tuberculosis
    44.85
    35
    109.83
    9
    7. Road Traffic Accidents
    39.13
    18
    23.47
    63
    8. Maternal Conditions
    37.54
    5
    7.39
    46
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    37.15
    63
    34.84
    76
    10. Lung Disease
    34.85
    38
    20.39
    111
    11. Meningitis
    33.78
    5
    9.99
    39
    12. Alzheimers & Dementia
    30.03
    59
    36.85
    26
    13. Liver Disease
    27.54
    43
    40.25
    18
    14. Malnutrition
    26.03
    15
    17.83
    29
    15. HIV/AIDS
    25.29
    45
    90.45
    20
    16. Kidney Disease
    21.52
    65
    12.42
    112
    17. Low Birth Weight
    19.69
    22
    15.46
    41
    18. Other Injuries
    19.65
    9
    9.27
    69
    19. Birth Trauma
    15.82
    28
    10.89
    50
    20. Falls
    15.43
    30
    11.90
    40
    21. Asthma
    15.03
    27
    4.98
    77
    22. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    106
    5.17
    180
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    12.02
    22
    5.00
    88
    24. Violence
    11.75
    34
    8.89
    61
    25. Hypertension
    11.63
    97
    23.31
    26
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    10.88
    29
    9.69
    42
    27. Prostate Cancer
    10.48
    133
    10.38
    135
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    9.62
    20
    6.14
    57
    29. Suicide
    8.99
    93
    9.56
    84
    30. Drownings
    8.88
    15
    6.94
    35
    31. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.63
    12
    2.73
    76
    32. Cervical Cancer
    7.01
    104
    7.24
    100
    33. Fires
    6.94
    15
    3.92
    50
    34. Ovary Cancer
    6.52
    19
    3.14
    148
    35. Liver Cancer
    5.73
    88
    4.89
    107
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.39
    94
    7.86
    47
    37. Schistosomiasis
    4.85
    14
    2.42
    36
    38. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.47
    147
    3.37
    166
    39. Skin Disease
    3.89
    55
    6.11
    14
    40. Epilepsy
    3.83
    24
    2.43
    59
    41. Hepatitis B
    3.64
    21
    1.94
    43
    42. Poisonings
    3.57
    7
    1.06
    68
    43. Appendicitis
    3.29
    6
    1.50
    46
    44. Tetanus
    2.57
    10
    0.33
    59
    45. Oral Cancer
    2.53
    113
    3.95
    75
    46. Lymphomas
    2.00
    174
    2.97
    146
    47. Parkinson's Disease
    1.89
    113
    1.91
    112
    48. Stomach Cancer
    1.86
    179
    2.11
    176
    49. Other Neoplasms
    1.85
    127
    2.39
    103
    50. Pancreas Cancer
    1.77
    142
    1.19
    163
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    26,785
    15.17
    1,134
    8.39
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    19,169
    10.86
    631
    4.67
    3. Malaria
    17,919
    10.15
    447
    3.31
    4. Coronary Heart Disease
    10,313
    5.84
    1,047
    7.75
    5. Low Birth Weight
    9,410
    5.33
    479
    3.54
    6. Stroke
    7,854
    4.45
    776
    5.74
    7. Birth Trauma
    7,562
    4.28
    338
    2.50
    8. Meningitis
    7,508
    4.25
    184
    1.36
    9. Malnutrition
    6,967
    3.95
    288
    2.13
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    6,455
    3.66
    439
    3.25
    11. Maternal Conditions
    5,655
    3.20
    146
    1.08
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    4,421
    2.50
    289
    2.14
    13. Tuberculosis
    4,107
    2.33
    1,487
    11.00
    14. Other Injuries
    3,705
    2.10
    162
    1.20
    15. HIV/AIDS
    3,369
    1.91
    1,475
    10.91
    16. Liver Disease
    2,638
    1.49
    504
    3.73
    17. Endocrine Disorders
    2,617
    1.48
    84
    0.62
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,548
    1.44
    394
    2.91
    19. Drownings
    2,245
    1.27
    152
    1.12
    20. Violence
    2,143
    1.21
    174
    1.29
    21. Lung Disease
    2,118
    1.20
    228
    1.69
    22. Kidney Disease
    2,028
    1.15
    152
    1.12
    23. Falls
    1,438
    0.81
    153
    1.13
    24. Asthma
    1,250
    0.71
    64
    0.47
    25. Fires
    1,189
    0.67
    61
    0.45
    26. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,117
    0.63
    400
    2.96
    27. Suicide
    947
    0.54
    140
    1.04
    28. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    904
    0.51
    74
    0.55
    29. Poisonings
    858
    0.49
    18
    0.13
    30. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    792
    0.45
    34
    0.25
    31. Breast Cancer
    773
    0.44
    35
    0.26
    32. Hypertension
    760
    0.43
    259
    1.92
    33. Measles
    704
    0.40
    255
    1.89
    34. Epilepsy
    620
    0.35
    48
    0.36
    35. Liver Cancer
    570
    0.32
    63
    0.47
    36. Inflammatory/Heart
    499
    0.28
    99
    0.73
    37. Tetanus
    485
    0.27
    8
    0.06
    38. Hepatitis B
    471
    0.27
    28
    0.21
    39. Schistosomiasis
    437
    0.25
    30
    0.22
    40. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    421
    0.24
    44
    0.33
    41. Appendicitis
    380
    0.22
    23
    0.17
    42. Pertussis
    344
    0.19
    2
    0.01
    43. Cervical Cancer
    341
    0.19
    44
    0.33
    44. Skin Disease
    317
    0.18
    80
    0.59
    45. Ovary Cancer
    309
    0.18
    20
    0.15
    46. Encephalitis
    284
    0.16
    10
    0.07
    47. Prostate Cancer
    261
    0.15
    50
    0.37
    48. Syphilis
    250
    0.14
    12
    0.09
    49. Lymphomas
    237
    0.13
    46
    0.34
    50. Oral Cancer
    233
    0.13
    46
    0.34
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Niger NIGER   Gabon GABON
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Breast Cancer
    14.91
    106
    5.17
    180
    2. Prostate Cancer
    10.48
    133
    10.38
    135
    3. Cervical Cancer
    7.01
    104
    7.24
    100
    4. Ovary Cancer
    6.52
    19
    3.14
    148
    5. Liver Cancer
    5.73
    88
    4.89
    107
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.47
    147
    3.37
    166
    7. Oral Cancer
    2.53
    113
    3.95
    75
    8. Lymphomas
    2.00
    174
    2.97
    146
    9. Stomach Cancer
    1.86
    179
    2.11
    176
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1.77
    142
    1.19
    163
    11. Bladder Cancer
    1.58
    122
    1.87
    101
    12. Uterin Cancer
    1.48
    126
    2.23
    87
    13. Leukemia
    1.25
    167
    1.24
    169
    14. Skin Cancers
    0.87
    144
    1.05
    130
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.82
    169
    2.54
    90
    16. Lung Cancers
    0.81
    183
    5.76
    132
    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.