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Nigeria
COUNTRY #1
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Compare Nigeria and Bulgaria 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.

Bulgaria
COUNTRY #2
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DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Nigeria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
     
    67.6
    71.0
    69.2
    12
    29
    20
    1970
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
     
    69.1
    73.5
    71.3
    12
    25
    15
    1980
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
     
    68.5
    74.0
    71.2
    35
    40
    32
    1990
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
     
    68.3
    75.2
    71.6
    52
    47
    46
    2000
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
     
    67.8
    74.7
    71.1
    84
    71
    78
    2010
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
     
    69.9
    76.9
    73.4
    89
    73
    82
    2016
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
    71.4
    78.4
    74.8
    83
    66
    80
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    71.4
    78.4
    83
    66
    Age 5
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    72.1
    79.0
    92
    74
    Age 10
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    72.2
    79.1
    94
    75
    Age 15
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    72.2
    79.2
    94
    76
    Age 20
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    72.4
    79.2
    94
    78
    Age 25
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    72.6
    79.3
    96
    79
    Age 30
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    72.9
    79.4
    97
    79
    Age 35
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    73.1
    79.6
    99
    77
    Age 40
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    73.5
    79.8
    102
    76
    Age 45
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    74.0
    80.2
    103
    75
    Age 50
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    74.7
    80.5
    105
    76
    Age 55
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    75.8
    81.2
    106
    76
    Age 60
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    77.3
    81.9
    102
    75
    Age 65
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    79.2
    82.9
    93
    76
    Age 70
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    81.4
    83.9
    88
    80
    Age 75
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    83.7
    85.3
    86
    88
    Age 80
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    86.7
    87.4
    81
    92
    Age 85
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    89.5
    89.8
    96
    113
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    246.59
    1
    12.22
    147
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    197.37
    31
    215.33
    27
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    146.53
    6
    0.37
    167
    4. Tuberculosis
    128.71
    5
    1.11
    131
    5. HIV/AIDS
    116.06
    15
    0.21
    153
    6. Stroke
    109.84
    44
    121.37
    28
    7. Liver Disease
    64.44
    2
    14.59
    93
    8. Prostate Cancer
    55.29
    7
    15.84
    100
    9. Maternal Conditions
    43.39
    2
    0.11
    147
    10. Alzheimers & Dementia
    43.10
    11
    1.32
    180
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    39.95
    53
    9.70
    154
    12. Lung Disease
    34.46
    42
    22.39
    96
    13. Malaria
    32.77
    27
    0.00
    95
    14. Breast Cancer
    32.06
    4
    19.58
    52
    15. Meningitis
    31.54
    7
    0.34
    140
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    29.50
    41
    6.57
    145
    17. Low Birth Weight
    24.78
    10
    3.91
    130
    18. Falls
    23.79
    2
    3.15
    138
    19. Birth Trauma
    23.73
    6
    1.24
    127
    20. Cervical Cancer
    22.57
    21
    6.95
    105
    21. Malnutrition
    22.00
    22
    0.05
    166
    22. Other Injuries
    21.35
    6
    4.67
    146
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    21.18
    5
    1.45
    167
    24. Suicide
    17.33
    15
    7.92
    105
    25. Hypertension
    13.66
    80
    17.44
    54
    26. Kidney Disease
    13.66
    99
    13.06
    105
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    13.48
    8
    4.55
    141
    28. Liver Cancer
    13.15
    26
    4.90
    106
    29. Asthma
    11.08
    46
    0.27
    182
    30. Violence
    10.46
    44
    1.38
    147
    31. Inflammatory/Heart
    9.13
    33
    4.49
    116
    32. Drownings
    8.93
    14
    1.79
    131
    33. Skin Disease
    7.45
    6
    0.30
    161
    34. Epilepsy
    6.96
    6
    1.09
    135
    35. Hepatitis B
    6.94
    2
    0.18
    136
    36. Fires
    6.83
    17
    0.82
    126
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    6.26
    54
    1.99
    117
    38. Schistosomiasis
    6.03
    7
    0.00
    85
    39. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    5.38
    33
    0.42
    169
    40. Drug Use
    5.29
    9
    0.85
    118
    41. Measles
    5.25
    10
    0.00
    122
    42. Lymphomas
    4.88
    106
    4.17
    126
    43. War
    4.88
    10
    0.00
    98
    44. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    146
    18.66
    11
    45. Other Neoplasms
    4.12
    46
    1.08
    159
    46. Parkinson's Disease
    3.53
    25
    1.99
    105
    47. Tetanus
    3.37
    6
    0.00
    141
    48. Ovary Cancer
    3.26
    142
    6.44
    21
    49. Poisonings
    2.90
    18
    0.44
    106
    50. Appendicitis
    2.87
    13
    0.21
    121
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    288,619
    14.89
    1,549
    1.64
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    178,438
    9.21
    26
    0.03
    3. HIV/AIDS
    161,271
    8.32
    13
    0.01
    4. Tuberculosis
    115,420
    5.95
    123
    0.13
    5. Coronary Heart Disease
    108,578
    5.60
    36,910
    38.97
    6. Malaria
    101,531
    5.24
    0
    0.00
    7. Low Birth Weight
    89,291
    4.61
    144
    0.15
    8. Birth Trauma
    85,504
    4.41
    46
    0.05
    9. Maternal Conditions
    69,797
    3.60
    7
    0.01
    10. Stroke
    69,220
    3.57
    21,640
    22.85
    11. Liver Disease
    60,044
    3.10
    1,723
    1.82
    12. Meningitis
    50,244
    2.59
    29
    0.03
    13. Malnutrition
    45,836
    2.36
    4
    0.00
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    43,279
    2.23
    187
    0.20
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    40,061
    2.07
    527
    0.56
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    38,378
    1.98
    161
    0.17
    17. Other Injuries
    32,706
    1.69
    435
    0.46
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    25,811
    1.33
    1,585
    1.67
    19. Lung Disease
    20,238
    1.04
    3,770
    3.98
    20. Violence
    18,210
    0.94
    120
    0.13
    21. Falls
    17,795
    0.92
    373
    0.39
    22. Measles
    17,755
    0.92
    0
    0.00
    23. Suicide
    17,710
    0.91
    818
    0.86
    24. Drownings
    16,222
    0.84
    142
    0.15
    25. Breast Cancer
    15,790
    0.81
    1,533
    1.62
    26. Alzheimers & Dementia
    15,183
    0.78
    241
    0.25
    27. Liver Cancer
    12,691
    0.65
    718
    0.76
    28. Prostate Cancer
    12,105
    0.62
    1,114
    1.18
    29. Kidney Disease
    11,098
    0.57
    2,092
    2.21
    30. Epilepsy
    9,989
    0.52
    100
    0.11
    31. Cervical Cancer
    9,191
    0.47
    473
    0.50
    32. Fires
    8,950
    0.46
    101
    0.11
    33. Hypertension
    8,737
    0.45
    3,060
    3.23
    34. Syphilis
    8,615
    0.44
    2
    0.00
    35. Tetanus
    8,478
    0.44
    0
    0.00
    36. Asthma
    8,373
    0.43
    39
    0.04
    37. Hepatitis B
    8,094
    0.42
    17
    0.02
    38. War
    8,070
    0.42
    0
    0.00
    39. Inflammatory/Heart
    7,727
    0.40
    477
    0.50
    40. Drug Use
    7,060
    0.36
    73
    0.08
    41. Schistosomiasis
    6,114
    0.32
    0
    0.00
    42. Skin Disease
    5,766
    0.30
    44
    0.05
    43. Poisonings
    5,510
    0.28
    44
    0.05
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5,123
    0.26
    310
    0.33
    45. Lymphomas
    4,568
    0.24
    537
    0.57
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4,079
    0.21
    67
    0.07
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,781
    0.20
    2,930
    3.09
    48. Other Neoplasms
    3,545
    0.18
    155
    0.16
    49. Alcohol
    2,812
    0.15
    85
    0.09
    50. Appendicitis
    2,742
    0.14
    32
    0.03
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Bulgaria BULGARIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    55.29
    7
    15.84
    100
    2. Breast Cancer
    32.06
    4
    19.58
    52
    3. Cervical Cancer
    22.57
    21
    6.95
    105
    4. Liver Cancer
    13.15
    26
    4.90
    106
    5. Lymphomas
    4.88
    106
    4.17
    126
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.50
    146
    18.66
    11
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.26
    142
    6.44
    21
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.62
    168
    9.31
    49
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.36
    120
    7.91
    25
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.14
    133
    3.79
    77
    11. Uterin Cancer
    1.89
    100
    5.43
    11
    12. Leukemia
    1.80
    157
    3.92
    86
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.16
    179
    27.28
    24
    14. Bladder Cancer
    1.05
    161
    4.27
    23
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.69
    155
    2.42
    39
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.51
    182
    1.58
    130
    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.