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Nigeria
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 Nigeria and Venezuela 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.

Venezuela
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
Nigeria Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
           
    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
     
    58.2
    61.5
    59.8
    61
    64
    62
    1970
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
     
    62.6
    67.8
    65.1
    62
    57
    59
    1980
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
     
    65.5
    71.4
    68.3
    59
    61
    58
    1990
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
     
    68.4
    74.2
    71.2
    51
    56
    50
    2000
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
     
    68.4
    77.1
    72.5
    77
    45
    62
    2010
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
     
    69.8
    77.8
    73.7
    90
    54
    75
    2016
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
    69.5
    79.0
    74.1
    98
    55
    88
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    69.5
    79.0
    98
    55
    Age 5
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    70.7
    80.2
    102
    51
    Age 10
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    70.8
    80.3
    103
    50
    Age 15
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    70.9
    80.4
    103
    48
    Age 20
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    71.9
    80.6
    100
    47
    Age 25
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    73.3
    80.8
    87
    46
    Age 30
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    74.3
    81.0
    82
    45
    Age 35
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    75.1
    81.3
    76
    44
    Age 40
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    75.9
    81.6
    70
    44
    Age 45
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    76.5
    81.9
    67
    43
    Age 50
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    77.2
    82.3
    69
    45
    Age 55
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    78.1
    82.9
    67
    45
    Age 60
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    79.3
    83.8
    63
    43
    Age 65
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    81.0
    84.9
    58
    41
    Age 70
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    82.7
    86.1
    60
    44
    Age 75
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    84.7
    87.6
    65
    42
    Age 80
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    86.9
    89.6
    74
    42
    Age 85
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    90.2
    92.6
    72
    17
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    228.17
    2
    24.12
    114
    2. Tuberculosis
    190.61
    1
    3.08
    105
    3. Diarrhoeal diseases
    127.79
    4
    4.18
    84
    4. Stroke
    120.00
    41
    53.59
    129
    5. HIV/AIDS
    120.00
    18
    8.76
    73
    6. Coronary Heart Disease
    117.12
    90
    126.76
    75
    7. Liver Disease
    50.71
    11
    10.48
    123
    8. Prostate Cancer
    46.41
    12
    29.16
    28
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    43.92
    50
    56.83
    29
    10. Maternal Conditions
    40.30
    3
    2.06
    75
    11. Malaria
    35.87
    25
    0.71
    53
    12. Breast Cancer
    30.08
    7
    19.38
    67
    13. Meningitis
    29.56
    6
    0.84
    106
    14. Low Birth Weight
    24.87
    10
    6.58
    96
    15. Road Traffic Accidents
    24.75
    58
    42.18
    11
    16. Birth Trauma
    23.20
    8
    2.32
    107
    17. Other Injuries
    22.63
    8
    6.51
    116
    18. Falls
    21.18
    2
    4.09
    116
    19. Cervical Cancer
    21.16
    31
    16.00
    51
    20. Lung Disease
    21.14
    102
    22.34
    92
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    19.56
    10
    3.10
    135
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    17.16
    6
    6.65
    122
    23. Malnutrition
    17.12
    19
    1.93
    90
    24. Hypertension
    15.17
    79
    15.57
    71
    25. Suicide
    14.79
    33
    3.13
    169
    26. Alzheimers/Dementia
    14.77
    122
    2.76
    174
    27. Asthma
    13.90
    37
    1.50
    129
    28. Kidney Disease
    13.32
    98
    11.95
    109
    29. Liver Cancer
    13.01
    23
    4.38
    117
    30. Violence
    10.41
    47
    50.50
    3
    31. Measles
    8.29
    10
    0.00
    181
    32. Drownings
    7.43
    41
    1.68
    134
    33. Fires
    6.57
    27
    0.60
    147
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.49
    74
    2.67
    162
    35. Drug Use
    6.44
    8
    0.61
    144
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5.81
    51
    1.88
    120
    37. Schistosomiasis
    5.55
    8
    0.00
    63
    38. War
    5.44
    10
    0.00
    178
    39. Epilepsy
    5.20
    28
    1.70
    96
    40. Lymphomas
    4.65
    102
    4.94
    93
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    4.41
    45
    0.45
    171
    42. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.21
    147
    8.40
    87
    43. Other Neoplasms
    3.96
    46
    10.39
    1
    44. Tetanus
    3.83
    8
    0.04
    107
    45. Skin Disease
    3.71
    48
    0.06
    176
    46. Pertussis
    3.48
    4
    0.08
    115
    47. Ovary Cancer
    3.05
    143
    4.36
    90
    48. Syphilis
    3.02
    25
    0.08
    130
    49. Poisonings
    2.89
    21
    0.31
    155
    50. Hepatitis B
    2.83
    9
    0.16
    147
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Influenza and Pneumonia
    305,460
    15.03
    6,231
    3.94
    2. Diarrhoeal diseases
    186,218
    9.16
    1,164
    0.74
    3. Tuberculosis
    175,124
    8.62
    833
    0.53
    4. HIV/AIDS
    168,900
    8.31
    2,664
    1.68
    5. Malaria
    112,371
    5.53
    211
    0.13
    6. Low Birth Weight
    87,318
    4.30
    2,197
    1.39
    7. Stroke
    83,379
    4.10
    13,185
    8.34
    8. Birth Trauma
    81,448
    4.01
    775
    0.49
    9. Coronary Heart Disease
    76,410
    3.76
    31,427
    19.88
    10. Maternal Conditions
    63,909
    3.14
    652
    0.41
    11. Meningitis
    58,231
    2.87
    257
    0.16
    12. Liver Disease
    48,789
    2.40
    2,805
    1.77
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    48,704
    2.40
    2,195
    1.39
    14. Endocrine Disorders
    42,961
    2.11
    826
    0.52
    15. Malnutrition
    40,609
    2.00
    517
    0.33
    16. Other Injuries
    39,645
    1.95
    1,888
    1.19
    17. Road Traffic Accidents
    37,562
    1.85
    12,976
    8.21
    18. Diabetes Mellitus
    30,922
    1.52
    14,193
    8.98
    19. Measles
    26,672
    1.31
    0
    0.00
    20. Falls
    21,350
    1.05
    1,053
    0.67
    21. Suicide
    18,095
    0.89
    924
    0.58
    22. Violence
    17,843
    0.88
    16,091
    10.18
    23. Drownings
    15,670
    0.77
    525
    0.33
    24. Breast Cancer
    14,932
    0.73
    2,774
    1.75
    25. Lung Disease
    14,311
    0.70
    5,390
    3.41
    26. Liver Cancer
    12,765
    0.63
    1,110
    0.70
    27. Kidney Disease
    12,605
    0.62
    3,015
    1.91
    28. Prostate Cancer
    12,087
    0.59
    3,053
    1.93
    29. Asthma
    11,894
    0.59
    395
    0.25
    30. Pertussis
    11,345
    0.56
    28
    0.02
    31. Hypertension
    10,864
    0.53
    3,793
    2.40
    32. Fires
    10,148
    0.50
    176
    0.11
    33. Syphilis
    9,164
    0.45
    27
    0.02
    34. Tetanus
    8,939
    0.44
    11
    0.01
    35. War
    8,826
    0.43
    0
    0.00
    36. Cervical Cancer
    8,757
    0.43
    2,299
    1.45
    37. Drug Use
    8,655
    0.43
    181
    0.11
    38. Alzheimers/Dementia
    7,809
    0.38
    647
    0.41
    39. Epilepsy
    7,446
    0.37
    491
    0.31
    40. Inflammatory/Heart
    6,336
    0.31
    681
    0.43
    41. Poisonings
    5,601
    0.28
    93
    0.06
    42. Schistosomiasis
    5,550
    0.27
    0
    0.00
    43. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    5,412
    0.27
    467
    0.30
    44. Encephalitis
    4,532
    0.22
    87
    0.06
    45. Lymphomas
    4,421
    0.22
    1,305
    0.83
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    3,897
    0.19
    121
    0.08
    47. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,648
    0.18
    2,139
    1.35
    48. Other Neoplasms
    3,545
    0.17
    2,692
    1.70
    49. Anemia
    3,437
    0.17
    108
    0.07
    50. Skin Disease
    3,321
    0.16
    17
    0.01
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Nigeria NIGERIA   Venezuela VENEZUELA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    46.41
    12
    29.16
    28
    2. Breast Cancer
    30.08
    7
    19.38
    67
    3. Cervical Cancer
    21.16
    31
    16.00
    51
    4. Liver Cancer
    13.01
    23
    4.38
    117
    5. Lymphomas
    4.65
    102
    4.94
    93
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.21
    147
    8.40
    87
    7. Ovary Cancer
    3.05
    143
    4.36
    90
    8. Stomach Cancer
    2.45
    169
    9.61
    47
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    2.32
    116
    4.56
    73
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.09
    125
    2.21
    118
    11. Uterin Cancer
    1.78
    104
    1.64
    111
    12. Leukemia
    1.75
    153
    3.66
    103
    13. Lung Cancers
    1.19
    179
    16.26
    75
    14. Bladder Cancer
    0.94
    159
    1.57
    116
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.60
    154
    2.19
    53
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.47
    179
    1.63
    119
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.