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Sweden
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 Sweden 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
Sweden Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    71.2
    74.9
    73.0
    3
    3
    3
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    72.2
    77.2
    74.6
    1
    2
    1
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    72.8
    78.9
    75.7
    2
    3
    3
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    74.8
    80.4
    77.5
    4
    6
    2
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    77.3
    81.9
    79.6
    3
    7
    4
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    79.5
    83.5
    81.5
    6
    11
    9
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    80.6
    84.1
    82.4
    8
    16
    13
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    80.6
    84.1
    8
    16
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    80.8
    84.3
    9
    17
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    80.8
    84.3
    8
    17
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    80.9
    84.4
    9
    17
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    81.0
    84.4
    10
    17
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    81.1
    84.5
    10
    17
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    81.3
    84.6
    9
    17
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    81.5
    84.7
    7
    17
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    81.7
    84.8
    7
    17
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    81.9
    84.9
    8
    17
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    82.2
    85.1
    8
    17
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    82.6
    85.4
    9
    17
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    83.2
    85.8
    12
    17
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    84.1
    86.5
    13
    19
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    85.1
    87.3
    13
    19
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    86.6
    88.4
    16
    22
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    88.5
    89.9
    23
    29
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    90.8
    91.8
    38
    42
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    58.27
    162
    197.37
    31
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    28.23
    70
    43.10
    11
    3. Stroke
    21.65
    171
    109.84
    44
    4. Prostate Cancer
    21.64
    56
    55.29
    7
    5. Lung Cancers
    17.76
    70
    1.16
    179
    6. Lung Disease
    15.29
    143
    34.46
    42
    7. Breast Cancer
    14.83
    108
    32.06
    4
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.65
    42
    4.50
    146
    9. Suicide
    11.65
    52
    17.33
    15
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    9.17
    162
    246.59
    1
    11. Diabetes Mellitus
    8.28
    159
    39.95
    53
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.15
    21
    2.36
    120
    13. Lymphomas
    5.81
    78
    4.88
    106
    14. Ovary Cancer
    5.69
    43
    3.26
    142
    15. Other Injuries
    4.82
    142
    21.35
    6
    16. Liver Disease
    4.65
    171
    64.44
    2
    17. Hypertension
    4.64
    155
    13.66
    80
    18. Other Neoplasms
    4.10
    48
    4.12
    46
    19. Falls
    3.94
    112
    23.79
    2
    20. Leukemia
    3.79
    94
    1.80
    157
    21. Drug Use
    3.62
    19
    5.29
    9
    22. Liver Cancer
    3.60
    145
    13.15
    26
    23. Kidney Disease
    3.55
    177
    13.66
    99
    24. Skin Cancers
    3.24
    18
    0.69
    155
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    3.13
    131
    21.18
    5
    26. Congenital Anomalies
    3.13
    165
    13.48
    8
    27. Stomach Cancer
    3.03
    154
    2.62
    168
    28. Parkinson's Disease
    3.01
    46
    3.53
    25
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    61
    1.89
    100
    30. Inflammatory/Heart
    2.94
    154
    9.13
    33
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.79
    81
    0.51
    182
    32. Bladder Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.05
    161
    33. Alcohol
    2.41
    57
    2.84
    42
    34. Road Traffic Accidents
    2.31
    183
    29.50
    41
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    157
    22.57
    21
    36. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    147
    2.14
    133
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.17
    145
    6.26
    54
    38. Violence
    1.06
    158
    10.46
    44
    39. Drownings
    0.97
    153
    8.93
    14
    40. Low Birth Weight
    0.91
    177
    24.78
    10
    41. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.88
    145
    146.53
    6
    42. Epilepsy
    0.87
    151
    6.96
    6
    43. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.81
    15
    0.18
    76
    44. Skin Disease
    0.64
    135
    7.45
    6
    45. Asthma
    0.62
    163
    11.08
    46
    46. Encephalitis
    0.59
    116
    1.71
    34
    47. Birth Trauma
    0.59
    156
    23.73
    6
    48. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    0.48
    38
    0.27
    91
    49. Anemia
    0.41
    37
    0.09
    87
    50. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    0.39
    170
    5.38
    33
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    16,582
    21.91
    108,578
    5.60
    2. Alzheimers/Dementia
    9,496
    12.55
    15,183
    0.78
    3. Stroke
    6,340
    8.38
    69,220
    3.57
    4. Lung Disease
    4,178
    5.52
    20,238
    1.04
    5. Lung Cancers
    3,801
    5.02
    949
    0.05
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    3,122
    4.12
    3,781
    0.20
    7. Influenza and Pneumonia
    2,701
    3.57
    288,619
    14.89
    8. Prostate Cancer
    2,570
    3.40
    12,105
    0.62
    9. Diabetes Mellitus
    2,124
    2.81
    25,811
    1.33
    10. Pancreas Cancer
    1,798
    2.38
    1,908
    0.10
    11. Breast Cancer
    1,608
    2.12
    15,790
    0.81
    12. Hypertension
    1,531
    2.02
    8,737
    0.45
    13. Suicide
    1,455
    1.92
    17,710
    0.91
    14. Lymphomas
    1,387
    1.83
    4,568
    0.24
    15. Other Injuries
    1,302
    1.72
    32,706
    1.69
    16. Kidney Disease
    1,130
    1.49
    11,098
    0.57
    17. Falls
    1,060
    1.40
    17,795
    0.92
    18. Other Neoplasms
    1,030
    1.36
    3,545
    0.18
    19. Parkinson's Disease
    857
    1.13
    1,485
    0.08
    20. Leukemia
    853
    1.13
    1,760
    0.09
    21. Liver Disease
    808
    1.07
    60,044
    3.10
    22. Liver Cancer
    759
    1.00
    12,691
    0.65
    23. Bladder Cancer
    708
    0.94
    715
    0.04
    24. Skin Cancers
    663
    0.88
    479
    0.02
    25. Endocrine Disorders
    657
    0.87
    38,378
    1.98
    26. Stomach Cancer
    645
    0.85
    1,990
    0.10
    27. Inflammatory/Heart
    601
    0.79
    7,727
    0.40
    28. Oesophagus Cancer
    583
    0.77
    351
    0.02
    29. Ovary Cancer
    576
    0.76
    1,495
    0.08
    30. Oral Cancer
    391
    0.52
    1,941
    0.10
    31. Drug Use
    367
    0.48
    7,060
    0.36
    32. Alcohol
    357
    0.47
    2,812
    0.15
    33. Uterin Cancer
    345
    0.46
    694
    0.04
    34. Congenital Anomalies
    315
    0.42
    43,279
    2.23
    35. Diarrhoeal diseases
    278
    0.37
    178,438
    9.21
    36. Road Traffic Accidents
    278
    0.37
    40,061
    2.07
    37. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    274
    0.36
    5,123
    0.26
    38. Cervical Cancer
    220
    0.29
    9,191
    0.47
    39. Skin Disease
    193
    0.26
    5,766
    0.30
    40. Asthma
    163
    0.22
    8,373
    0.43
    41. Multiple Sclerosis
    152
    0.20
    180
    0.01
    42. Anemia
    148
    0.20
    139
    0.01
    43. Encephalitis
    147
    0.19
    2,687
    0.14
    44. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    132
    0.17
    175
    0.01
    45. Drownings
    130
    0.17
    16,222
    0.84
    46. Epilepsy
    122
    0.16
    9,989
    0.52
    47. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    119
    0.16
    4,079
    0.21
    48. Malnutrition
    101
    0.13
    45,836
    2.36
    49. Violence
    101
    0.13
    18,210
    0.94
    50. Low Birth Weight
    60
    0.08
    89,291
    4.61
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Sweden SWEDEN   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Prostate Cancer
    21.64
    56
    55.29
    7
    2. Lung Cancers
    17.76
    70
    1.16
    179
    3. Breast Cancer
    14.83
    108
    32.06
    4
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    13.65
    42
    4.50
    146
    5. Pancreas Cancer
    8.15
    21
    2.36
    120
    6. Lymphomas
    5.81
    78
    4.88
    106
    7. Ovary Cancer
    5.69
    43
    3.26
    142
    8. Leukemia
    3.79
    94
    1.80
    157
    9. Liver Cancer
    3.60
    145
    13.15
    26
    10. Skin Cancers
    3.24
    18
    0.69
    155
    11. Stomach Cancer
    3.03
    154
    2.62
    168
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.95
    61
    1.89
    100
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.79
    81
    0.51
    182
    14. Bladder Cancer
    2.70
    72
    1.05
    161
    15. Cervical Cancer
    1.88
    157
    22.57
    21
    16. Oral Cancer
    1.87
    147
    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.