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Norway
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 Norway 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
Norway Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    75.7
    81.3
    78.5
    12
    10
    12
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    80.6
    84.3
    82.5
    7
    12
    10
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.3
    7
    12
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.5
    8
    12
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.5
    9
    13
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.5
    10
    13
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.6
    9
    13
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.6
    8
    12
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.7
    8
    13
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.8
    8
    13
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.9
    8
    13
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    81.9
    85.1
    7
    13
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.3
    7
    13
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.6
    8
    14
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    83.2
    86.1
    9
    15
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.7
    12
    15
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.5
    14
    16
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    86.5
    88.5
    19
    18
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    88.4
    90.0
    27
    25
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.9
    36
    38
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    46.57
    173
    197.37
    31
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.39
    95
    43.10
    11
    3. Lung Cancers
    23.64
    42
    1.16
    179
    4. Prostate Cancer
    22.76
    52
    55.29
    7
    5. Lung Disease
    22.36
    97
    34.46
    42
    6. Stroke
    20.89
    174
    109.84
    44
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.57
    21
    4.50
    146
    8. Breast Cancer
    13.76
    124
    32.06
    4
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    13.09
    142
    246.59
    1
    10. Suicide
    10.07
    76
    17.33
    15
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    7.78
    30
    2.36
    120
    12. Drug Use
    6.40
    6
    5.29
    9
    13. Ovary Cancer
    6.22
    26
    3.26
    142
    14. Lymphomas
    6.22
    63
    4.88
    106
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    5.99
    170
    39.95
    53
    16. Other Injuries
    5.38
    128
    21.35
    6
    17. Falls
    4.91
    95
    23.79
    2
    18. Skin Cancers
    4.36
    4
    0.69
    155
    19. Kidney Disease
    3.70
    176
    13.66
    99
    20. Parkinson's Disease
    3.67
    19
    3.53
    25
    21. Leukemia
    3.59
    108
    1.80
    157
    22. Stomach Cancer
    3.50
    141
    2.62
    168
    23. Alcohol
    3.28
    31
    2.84
    42
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    3.20
    129
    21.18
    5
    25. Bladder Cancer
    3.01
    59
    1.05
    161
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    2.82
    170
    13.48
    8
    27. Liver Disease
    2.73
    179
    64.44
    2
    28. Uterin Cancer
    2.73
    71
    1.89
    100
    29. Liver Cancer
    2.60
    172
    13.15
    26
    30. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.54
    178
    29.50
    41
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.50
    92
    0.51
    182
    32. Other Neoplasms
    2.34
    108
    4.12
    46
    33. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    151
    22.57
    21
    34. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.27
    169
    9.13
    33
    35. Hypertension
    2.11
    177
    13.66
    80
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.65
    161
    2.14
    133
    37. Epilepsy
    1.32
    114
    6.96
    6
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    1.29
    2
    0.18
    76
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.29
    141
    6.26
    54
    40. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.07
    137
    146.53
    6
    41. Drownings
    0.88
    156
    8.93
    14
    42. Skin Disease
    0.84
    128
    7.45
    6
    43. Malnutrition
    0.77
    109
    22.00
    22
    44. Low Birth Weight
    0.73
    182
    24.78
    10
    45. Encephalitis
    0.69
    103
    1.71
    34
    46. Asthma
    0.69
    155
    11.08
    46
    47. Fires
    0.66
    138
    6.83
    17
    48. Violence
    0.57
    177
    10.46
    44
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.55
    159
    23.73
    6
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.47
    164
    5.38
    33
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,969
    17.42
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Alzheimers & Dementia
    3,659
    10.68
    15,183
    0.78
    3. Stroke
    2,742
    8.00
    69,220
    3.57
    4. Lung Disease
    2,633
    7.68
    20,238
    1.04
    5. Lung Cancers
    2,293
    6.69
    949
    0.05
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,910
    5.57
    288,619
    14.89
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    1,757
    5.13
    3,781
    0.20
    8. Prostate Cancer
    1,176
    3.43
    12,105
    0.62
    9. Pancreas Cancer
    767
    2.24
    1,908
    0.10
    10. Breast Cancer
    705
    2.06
    15,790
    0.81
    11. Other Injuries
    688
    2.01
    32,706
    1.69
    12. Diabetes Mellitus
    681
    1.99
    25,811
    1.33
    13. Lymphomas
    655
    1.91
    4,568
    0.24
    14. Falls
    641
    1.87
    17,795
    0.92
    15. Suicide
    639
    1.86
    17,710
    0.91
    16. Kidney Disease
    516
    1.51
    11,098
    0.57
    17. Parkinson's Disease
    451
    1.32
    1,485
    0.08
    18. Skin Cancers
    419
    1.22
    479
    0.02
    19. Bladder Cancer
    360
    1.05
    715
    0.04
    20. Stomach Cancer
    353
    1.03
    1,990
    0.10
    21. Leukemia
    353
    1.03
    1,760
    0.09
    22. Drug Use
    348
    1.02
    7,060
    0.36
    23. Endocrine Disorders
    344
    1.00
    38,378
    1.98
    24. Ovary Cancer
    302
    0.88
    1,495
    0.08
    25. Other Neoplasms
    296
    0.86
    3,545
    0.18
    26. Hypertension
    288
    0.84
    8,737
    0.45
    27. Alcohol
    249
    0.73
    2,812
    0.15
    28. Liver Cancer
    246
    0.72
    12,691
    0.65
    29. Oesophagus Cancer
    241
    0.70
    351
    0.02
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    227
    0.66
    7,727
    0.40
    31. Liver Disease
    223
    0.65
    60,044
    3.10
    32. Oral Cancer
    156
    0.46
    1,941
    0.10
    33. Road Traffic Accidents
    156
    0.46
    40,061
    2.07
    34. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    154
    0.45
    5,123
    0.26
    35. Congenital Anomalies
    147
    0.43
    43,279
    2.23
    36. Diarrhoeal diseases
    146
    0.43
    178,438
    9.21
    37. Uterin Cancer
    139
    0.41
    694
    0.04
    38. Malnutrition
    117
    0.34
    45,836
    2.36
    39. Skin Disease
    117
    0.34
    5,766
    0.30
    40. Cervical Cancer
    116
    0.34
    9,191
    0.47
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    113
    0.33
    180
    0.01
    42. Epilepsy
    99
    0.29
    9,989
    0.52
    43. Asthma
    84
    0.25
    8,373
    0.43
    44. Encephalitis
    77
    0.22
    2,687
    0.14
    45. Anemia
    67
    0.20
    139
    0.01
    46. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    59
    0.17
    4,079
    0.21
    47. Drownings
    59
    0.17
    16,222
    0.84
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    52
    0.15
    175
    0.01
    49. Fires
    50
    0.15
    8,950
    0.46
    50. Violence
    32
    0.09
    18,210
    0.94
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Norway NORWAY   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    23.64
    42
    1.16
    179
    2. Prostate Cancer
    22.76
    52
    55.29
    7
    3. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.57
    21
    4.50
    146
    4. Breast Cancer
    13.76
    124
    32.06
    4
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    7.78
    30
    2.36
    120
    6. Ovary Cancer
    6.22
    26
    3.26
    142
    7. Lymphomas
    6.22
    63
    4.88
    106
    8. Skin Cancers
    4.36
    4
    0.69
    155
    9. Leukemia
    3.59
    108
    1.80
    157
    10. Stomach Cancer
    3.50
    141
    2.62
    168
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.01
    59
    1.05
    161
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.73
    71
    1.89
    100
    13. Liver Cancer
    2.60
    172
    13.15
    26
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.50
    92
    0.51
    182
    15. Cervical Cancer
    2.28
    151
    22.57
    21
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.65
    161
    2.14
    133
    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.