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Compare Poland 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
     
      Poland POLAND   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    64.9
    70.6
    67.7
    33
    31
    34
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    66.6
    73.3
    69.9
    29
    29
    31
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    66.0
    74.4
    70.1
    52
    33
    46
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    66.5
    75.5
    70.9
    70
    40
    55
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    69.5
    77.9
    73.7
    64
    38
    44
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    72.1
    80.4
    76.3
    58
    33
    41
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    73.8
    81.6
    77.8
    54
    33
    40
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    73.8
    81.6
    54
    33
     
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    74.2
    81.9
    64
    35
     
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    74.3
    82.0
    64
    35
     
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    74.3
    82.0
    64
    35
     
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    74.5
    82.1
    67
    35
     
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    74.7
    82.2
    67
    36
     
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    74.9
    82.2
    67
    36
     
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    75.2
    82.3
    71
    36
     
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    75.6
    82.4
    74
    37
     
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    76.1
    82.6
    75
    38
     
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    76.8
    83.0
    73
    38
     
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    77.8
    83.5
    71
    38
     
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    79.1
    84.1
    68
    39
     
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    80.8
    85.1
    62
    38
     
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    82.8
    86.2
    58
    41
     
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    85.1
    87.5
    58
    44
     
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    87.6
    89.1
    56
    50
     
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.5
    91.4
    60
    59
     
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    148.09
    52
     
    117.12
    90
    2. Stroke
    63.21
    123
     
    120.00
    41
    3. Lung Cancers
    34.26
    7
     
    1.19
    179
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    23.31
    47
     
    14.77
    122
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    18.48
    8
     
    6.49
    74
    6. Suicide
    18.46
    15
     
    14.79
    33
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    17.56
    139
     
    228.17
    2
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.55
    29
     
    4.21
    147
    9. Lung Disease
    16.16
    144
     
    21.14
    102
    10. Prostate Cancer
    15.94
    93
     
    46.41
    12
    11. Breast Cancer
    15.36
    107
     
    30.08
    7
    12. Liver Disease
    14.85
    92
     
    50.71
    11
    13. Diabetes Mellitus
    10.13
    155
     
    43.92
    50
    14. Falls
    8.14
    55
     
    21.18
    2
    15. Kidney Disease
    7.94
    149
     
    13.32
    98
    16. Road Traffic Accidents
    7.93
    139
     
    24.75
    58
    17. Ovary Cancer
    7.77
    11
     
    3.05
    143
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    7.43
    35
     
    2.32
    116
    19. Stomach Cancer
    7.35
    67
     
    2.45
    169
    20. Alcohol
    6.25
    13
     
    2.29
    59
    21. Hypertension
    5.67
    148
     
    15.17
    79
    22. Cervical Cancer
    5.32
    123
     
    21.16
    31
    23. Bladder Cancer
    4.79
    13
     
    0.94
    159
    24. Lymphomas
    4.72
    97
     
    4.65
    102
    25. Other Injuries
    4.69
    150
     
    22.63
    8
    26. Other Neoplasms
    4.42
    32
     
    3.96
    46
    27. Congenital Anomalies
    4.17
    147
     
    17.16
    6
    28. Leukemia
    4.15
    79
     
    1.75
    153
    29. Oral Cancer
    4.02
    67
     
    2.09
    125
    30. Skin Cancers
    3.19
    21
     
    0.60
    154
    31. Liver Cancer
    3.16
    155
     
    13.01
    23
    32. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
     
    1.78
    104
    33. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    2.94
    94
     
    5.81
    51
    34. Low Birth Weight
    2.90
    145
     
    24.87
    10
    35. HIV/AIDS
    2.61
    103
     
    120.00
    18
    36. Drownings
    2.37
    115
     
    7.43
    41
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.25
    99
     
    0.47
    179
    38. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.65
    102
     
    4.41
    45
    39. Endocrine Disorders
    1.62
    166
     
    19.56
    10
    40. Epilepsy
    1.51
    108
     
    5.20
    28
    41. Fires
    1.28
    109
     
    6.57
    27
    42. Parkinson's Disease
    1.27
    72
     
    1.15
    81
    43. Drug Use
    1.26
    95
     
    6.44
    8
    44. Tuberculosis
    0.92
    136
     
    190.61
    1
    45. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.87
    16
     
    0.14
    89
    46. Asthma
    0.86
    152
     
    13.90
    37
    47. Violence
    0.76
    174
     
    10.41
    47
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.50
    34
     
    0.22
    98
    49. Birth Trauma
    0.47
    162
     
    23.20
    8
    50. Meningitis
    0.34
    144
     
    29.56
    6
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Poland POLAND   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    105,478
    30.45
     
    76,410
    3.76
    2. Stroke
    44,754
    12.92
     
    83,379
    4.10
    3. Lung Cancers
    22,998
    6.64
     
    961
    0.05
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    17,298
    4.99
     
    7,809
    0.38
    5. Inflammatory/Heart
    12,746
    3.68
     
    6,336
    0.31
    6. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11,872
    3.43
     
    305,460
    15.03
    7. Lung Disease
    11,593
    3.35
     
    14,311
    0.70
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    11,446
    3.30
     
    3,648
    0.18
    9. Suicide
    8,597
    2.48
     
    18,095
    0.89
    10. Liver Disease
    8,588
    2.48
     
    48,789
    2.40
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,006
    2.02
     
    30,922
    1.52
    12. Breast Cancer
    5,521
    1.59
     
    14,932
    0.73
    13. Kidney Disease
    5,500
    1.59
     
    12,605
    0.62
    14. Falls
    5,179
    1.49
     
    21,350
    1.05
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    4,990
    1.44
     
    1,870
    0.09
    16. Stomach Cancer
    4,983
    1.44
     
    1,983
    0.10
    17. Prostate Cancer
    4,397
    1.27
     
    12,087
    0.59
    18. Hypertension
    4,008
    1.16
     
    10,864
    0.53
    19. Road Traffic Accidents
    3,618
    1.04
     
    37,562
    1.85
    20. Bladder Cancer
    3,372
    0.97
     
    690
    0.03
    21. Alcohol
    3,187
    0.92
     
    2,579
    0.13
    22. Lymphomas
    3,058
    0.88
     
    4,421
    0.22
    23. Other Neoplasms
    3,017
    0.87
     
    3,545
    0.17
    24. Ovary Cancer
    2,724
    0.79
     
    1,409
    0.07
    25. Leukemia
    2,655
    0.77
     
    1,747
    0.09
    26. Oral Cancer
    2,492
    0.72
     
    1,947
    0.10
    27. Other Injuries
    2,378
    0.69
     
    39,645
    1.95
    28. Liver Cancer
    2,139
    0.62
     
    12,765
    0.63
    29. Skin Cancers
    2,062
    0.60
     
    462
    0.02
    30. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1,967
    0.57
     
    5,412
    0.27
    31. Cervical Cancer
    1,749
    0.50
     
    8,757
    0.43
    32. Oesophagus Cancer
    1,459
    0.42
     
    341
    0.02
    33. Uterin Cancer
    1,270
    0.37
     
    658
    0.03
    34. HIV/AIDS
    1,106
    0.32
     
    168,900
    8.31
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1,093
    0.32
     
    3,897
    0.19
    36. Congenital Anomalies
    1,082
    0.31
     
    48,704
    2.40
    37. Drownings
    1,042
    0.30
     
    15,670
    0.77
    38. Endocrine Disorders
    970
    0.28
     
    42,961
    2.11
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    926
    0.27
     
    654
    0.03
    40. Epilepsy
    742
    0.21
     
    7,446
    0.37
    41. Fires
    683
    0.20
     
    10,148
    0.50
    42. Low Birth Weight
    652
    0.19
     
    87,318
    4.30
    43. Drug Use
    586
    0.17
     
    8,655
    0.43
    44. Asthma
    574
    0.17
     
    11,894
    0.59
    45. Tuberculosis
    544
    0.16
     
    175,124
    8.62
    46. Multiple Sclerosis
    490
    0.14
     
    141
    0.01
    47. Violence
    348
    0.10
     
    17,843
    0.88
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    347
    0.10
     
    171
    0.01
    49. Meningitis
    168
    0.05
     
    58,231
    2.87
    50. Skin Disease
    164
    0.05
     
    3,321
    0.16
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Poland POLAND   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    34.26
    7
     
    1.19
    179
    2. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    16.55
    29
     
    4.21
    147
    3. Prostate Cancer
    15.94
    93
     
    46.41
    12
    4. Breast Cancer
    15.36
    107
     
    30.08
    7
    5. Ovary Cancer
    7.77
    11
     
    3.05
    143
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    7.43
    35
     
    2.32
    116
    7. Stomach Cancer
    7.35
    67
     
    2.45
    169
    8. Cervical Cancer
    5.32
    123
     
    21.16
    31
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.79
    13
     
    0.94
    159
    10. Lymphomas
    4.72
    97
     
    4.65
    102
    11. Leukemia
    4.15
    79
     
    1.75
    153
    12. Oral Cancer
    4.02
    67
     
    2.09
    125
    13. Skin Cancers
    3.19
    21
     
    0.60
    154
    14. Liver Cancer
    3.16
    155
     
    13.01
    23
    15. Uterin Cancer
    3.16
    48
     
    1.78
    104
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.25
    99
     
    0.47
    179
     
     
     
    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.