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Compare Panama 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.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Panama PANAMA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    59.9
    62.0
    60.9
    58
    61
    60
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    64.2
    67.0
    65.6
    52
    60
    57
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    67.8
    72.4
    70.1
    37
    54
    47
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    69.8
    75.2
    72.5
    40
    46
    39
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    73.2
    78.4
    75.7
    33
    34
    34
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    73.5
    79.8
    76.5
    43
    37
    38
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    75.0
    81.2
    78.0
    42
    36
    38
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Panama PANAMA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.0
    81.2
    42
    36
     
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    76.4
    82.4
    40
    32
     
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    76.5
    82.5
    39
    32
     
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    76.7
    82.7
    39
    31
     
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    77.2
    82.8
    38
    31
     
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    77.8
    83.0
    35
    31
     
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    78.4
    83.2
    34
    31
     
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    79.0
    83.5
    31
    31
     
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    79.5
    83.7
    29
    29
     
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    80.0
    84.0
    27
    28
     
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    80.6
    84.5
    26
    26
     
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    81.4
    85.0
    23
    22
     
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    82.3
    85.6
    22
    19
     
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    83.6
    86.5
    17
    18
     
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    85.3
    87.7
    9
    13
     
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    87.2
    88.9
    5
    9
     
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    89.5
    90.6
    2
    5
     
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    92.3
    93.0
    2
    5
     
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Panama PANAMA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    72.53
    154
     
    117.12
    90
    2. Stroke
    43.56
    145
     
    120.00
    41
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    36.02
    67
     
    43.92
    50
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    24.46
    111
     
    228.17
    2
    5. Lung Disease
    24.25
    76
     
    21.14
    102
    6. Prostate Cancer
    23.26
    47
     
    46.41
    12
    7. Violence
    18.62
    20
     
    10.41
    47
    8. Kidney Disease
    16.85
    80
     
    13.32
    98
    9. HIV/AIDS
    16.48
    59
     
    120.00
    18
    10. Breast Cancer
    15.14
    113
     
    30.08
    7
    11. Stomach Cancer
    10.89
    39
     
    2.45
    169
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    10.84
    121
     
    24.75
    58
    13. Cervical Cancer
    10.09
    78
     
    21.16
    31
    14. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.86
    75
     
    4.21
    147
    15. Congenital Anomalies
    9.30
    76
     
    17.16
    6
    16. Liver Disease
    9.25
    133
     
    50.71
    11
    17. Hypertension
    9.14
    119
     
    15.17
    79
    18. Lung Cancers
    8.79
    104
     
    1.19
    179
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    6.53
    77
     
    19.56
    10
    20. Tuberculosis
    6.44
    87
     
    190.61
    1
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    6.09
    77
     
    6.49
    74
    22. Low Birth Weight
    5.70
    110
     
    24.87
    10
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5.60
    161
     
    14.77
    122
    24. Suicide
    5.55
    143
     
    14.79
    33
    25. Leukemia
    5.06
    29
     
    1.75
    153
    26. Lymphomas
    4.71
    98
     
    4.65
    102
    27. Falls
    4.61
    105
     
    21.18
    2
    28. Diarrhoeal diseases
    4.53
    79
     
    127.79
    4
    29. Liver Cancer
    4.46
    115
     
    13.01
    23
    30. Drownings
    4.19
    87
     
    7.43
    41
    31. Other Neoplasms
    4.05
    42
     
    3.96
    46
    32. Other Injuries
    3.96
    164
     
    22.63
    8
    33. Pancreas Cancer
    3.77
    87
     
    2.32
    116
    34. Malnutrition
    3.59
    72
     
    17.12
    19
    35. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    133
     
    3.05
    143
    36. Uterin Cancer
    3.15
    49
     
    1.78
    104
    37. Skin Disease
    3.11
    55
     
    3.71
    48
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    2.59
    35
     
    1.15
    81
    39. Birth Trauma
    2.51
    104
     
    23.20
    8
    40. Asthma
    2.09
    114
     
    13.90
    37
    41. Epilepsy
    1.76
    92
     
    5.20
    28
    42. Oral Cancer
    1.72
    140
     
    2.09
    125
    43. Maternal Conditions
    1.72
    78
     
    40.30
    3
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    134
     
    0.47
    179
    45. Anemia
    1.35
    57
     
    2.69
    36
    46. Bladder Cancer
    1.08
    150
     
    0.94
    159
    47. Skin Cancers
    1.03
    120
     
    0.60
    154
    48. Meningitis
    1.02
    102
     
    29.56
    6
    49. Drug Use
    0.79
    129
     
    6.44
    8
    50. Alcohol
    0.76
    138
     
    2.29
    59
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Panama PANAMA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    2,707
    15.73
     
    76,410
    3.76
    2. Stroke
    1,631
    9.48
     
    83,379
    4.10
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    1,336
    7.76
     
    30,922
    1.52
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    938
    5.45
     
    305,460
    15.03
    5. Lung Disease
    912
    5.30
     
    14,311
    0.70
    6. Violence
    733
    4.26
     
    17,843
    0.88
    7. HIV/AIDS
    641
    3.72
     
    168,900
    8.31
    8. Kidney Disease
    631
    3.67
     
    12,605
    0.62
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    420
    2.44
     
    37,562
    1.85
    10. Stomach Cancer
    406
    2.36
     
    1,983
    0.10
    11. Prostate Cancer
    404
    2.35
     
    12,087
    0.59
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    384
    2.23
     
    48,704
    2.40
    13. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    366
    2.13
     
    3,648
    0.18
    14. Liver Disease
    342
    1.99
     
    48,789
    2.40
    15. Hypertension
    341
    1.98
     
    10,864
    0.53
    16. Lung Cancers
    324
    1.88
     
    961
    0.05
    17. Breast Cancer
    292
    1.70
     
    14,932
    0.73
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    248
    1.44
     
    42,961
    2.11
    19. Tuberculosis
    244
    1.42
     
    175,124
    8.62
    20. Low Birth Weight
    237
    1.38
     
    87,318
    4.30
    21. Inflammatory/Heart
    230
    1.34
     
    6,336
    0.31
    22. Suicide
    216
    1.26
     
    18,095
    0.89
    23. Alzheimers/Dementia
    210
    1.22
     
    7,809
    0.38
    24. Cervical Cancer
    195
    1.13
     
    8,757
    0.43
    25. Leukemia
    195
    1.13
     
    1,747
    0.09
    26. Diarrhoeal diseases
    178
    1.03
     
    186,218
    9.16
    27. Lymphomas
    176
    1.02
     
    4,421
    0.22
    28. Falls
    175
    1.02
     
    21,350
    1.05
    29. Liver Cancer
    166
    0.96
     
    12,765
    0.63
    30. Drownings
    163
    0.95
     
    15,670
    0.77
    31. Other Injuries
    154
    0.89
     
    39,645
    1.95
    32. Other Neoplasms
    152
    0.88
     
    3,545
    0.17
    33. Malnutrition
    140
    0.81
     
    40,609
    2.00
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    139
    0.81
     
    1,870
    0.09
    35. Skin Disease
    117
    0.68
     
    3,321
    0.16
    36. Birth Trauma
    104
    0.60
     
    81,448
    4.01
    37. Parkinson's Disease
    97
    0.56
     
    654
    0.03
    38. Asthma
    80
    0.46
     
    11,894
    0.59
    39. Maternal Conditions
    68
    0.40
     
    63,909
    3.14
    40. Epilepsy
    67
    0.39
     
    7,446
    0.37
    41. Ovary Cancer
    65
    0.38
     
    1,409
    0.07
    42. Oral Cancer
    64
    0.37
     
    1,947
    0.10
    43. Uterin Cancer
    61
    0.35
     
    658
    0.03
    44. Oesophagus Cancer
    53
    0.31
     
    341
    0.02
    45. Anemia
    51
    0.30
     
    3,437
    0.17
    46. Meningitis
    40
    0.23
     
    58,231
    2.87
    47. Bladder Cancer
    40
    0.23
     
    690
    0.03
    48. Skin Cancers
    39
    0.23
     
    462
    0.02
    49. Drug Use
    31
    0.18
     
    8,655
    0.43
    50. Alcohol
    28
    0.16
     
    2,579
    0.13
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Panama PANAMA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    23.26
    47
     
    46.41
    12
    2. Breast Cancer
    15.14
    113
     
    30.08
    7
    3. Stomach Cancer
    10.89
    39
     
    2.45
    169
    4. Cervical Cancer
    10.09
    78
     
    21.16
    31
    5. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    9.86
    75
     
    4.21
    147
    6. Lung Cancers
    8.79
    104
     
    1.19
    179
    7. Leukemia
    5.06
    29
     
    1.75
    153
    8. Lymphomas
    4.71
    98
     
    4.65
    102
    9. Liver Cancer
    4.46
    115
     
    13.01
    23
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    3.77
    87
     
    2.32
    116
    11. Ovary Cancer
    3.35
    133
     
    3.05
    143
    12. Uterin Cancer
    3.15
    49
     
    1.78
    104
    13. Oral Cancer
    1.72
    140
     
    2.09
    125
    14. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.45
    134
     
    0.47
    179
    15. Bladder Cancer
    1.08
    150
     
    0.94
    159
    16. Skin Cancers
    1.03
    120
     
    0.60
    154
     
     
     
    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.