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Compare Tunisia 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
     
      Tunisia TUNISIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    48.1
    49.1
    48.6
    98
    102
    99
     
    37.2
    40.3
    38.7
    157
    151
    153
    1970
    53.7
    54.7
    54.2
    98
    107
    101
     
    40.6
    43.7
    42.1
    158
    155
    158
    1980
    61.4
    63.5
    62.4
    84
    96
    91
     
    43.8
    46.9
    45.3
    160
    159
    159
    1990
    68.6
    72.1
    70.3
    47
    78
    58
     
    46.0
    48.6
    47.2
    170
    170
    170
    2000
    70.6
    75.6
    72.9
    49
    57
    51
     
    46.2
    48.1
    47.1
    174
    175
    175
    2010
    72.5
    77.3
    74.8
    54
    63
    58
     
    51.2
    52.9
    52.0
    175
    176
    176
    2016
    74.1
    78.1
    76.0
    50
    74
    58
     
    54.7
    55.7
    55.2
    177
    178
    178
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tunisia TUNISIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.1
    78.1
    50
    74
     
    54.7
    55.7
    177
    178
    Age 5
    75.1
    79.0
    50
    75
     
    61.2
    61.8
    177
    179
    Age 10
    75.2
    79.1
    50
    73
     
    61.9
    62.8
    177
    179
    Age 15
    75.3
    79.2
    50
    73
     
    62.2
    63.2
    177
    179
    Age 20
    75.4
    79.3
    52
    74
     
    62.9
    64.1
    178
    179
    Age 25
    75.6
    79.4
    51
    75
     
    64.0
    65.3
    178
    179
    Age 30
    75.8
    79.5
    54
    75
     
    65.0
    66.5
    178
    179
    Age 35
    76.0
    79.7
    58
    75
     
    66.2
    67.8
    178
    179
    Age 40
    76.2
    79.9
    63
    75
     
    67.6
    69.1
    179
    179
    Age 45
    76.4
    80.1
    71
    76
     
    69.0
    70.5
    178
    181
    Age 50
    76.9
    80.5
    72
    78
     
    70.5
    71.6
    178
    181
    Age 55
    77.6
    80.9
    74
    79
     
    72.0
    72.9
    181
    182
    Age 60
    78.5
    81.6
    79
    80
     
    73.7
    74.2
    182
    182
    Age 65
    79.8
    82.4
    79
    82
     
    75.7
    76.0
    182
    182
    Age 70
    81.5
    83.5
    86
    86
     
    78.0
    78.2
    182
    182
    Age 75
    83.6
    85.2
    87
    91
     
    80.8
    80.9
    182
    182
    Age 80
    86.3
    87.4
    94
    90
     
    84.1
    84.2
    182
    182
    Age 85
    89.6
    90.3
    95
    95
     
    87.9
    88.0
    182
    182
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tunisia TUNISIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    107.16
    108
     
    117.12
    90
    2. Stroke
    98.12
    72
     
    120.00
    41
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    72.23
    21
     
    43.92
    50
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    46.99
    6
     
    14.77
    122
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    32.53
    93
     
    228.17
    2
    6. Kidney Disease
    27.58
    33
     
    13.32
    98
    7. Lung Disease
    23.54
    81
     
    21.14
    102
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    22.51
    66
     
    24.75
    58
    9. Lung Cancers
    15.25
    77
     
    1.19
    179
    10. Liver Disease
    13.05
    102
     
    50.71
    11
    11. Breast Cancer
    10.97
    148
     
    30.08
    7
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.37
    91
     
    17.16
    6
    13. Prostate Cancer
    8.05
    146
     
    46.41
    12
    14. Hypertension
    7.51
    136
     
    15.17
    79
    15. Inflammatory/Heart
    7.27
    64
     
    6.49
    74
    16. Asthma
    7.11
    79
     
    13.90
    37
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.98
    105
     
    4.21
    147
    18. Low Birth Weight
    6.78
    95
     
    24.87
    10
    19. Endocrine Disorders
    5.66
    90
     
    19.56
    10
    20. Other Injuries
    5.55
    134
     
    22.63
    8
    21. Lymphomas
    5.41
    85
     
    4.65
    102
    22. Suicide
    5.36
    145
     
    14.79
    33
    23. Other Neoplasms
    4.19
    40
     
    3.96
    46
    24. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    33
     
    0.94
    159
    25. Skin Disease
    3.90
    43
     
    3.71
    48
    26. Stomach Cancer
    3.83
    133
     
    2.45
    169
    27. Falls
    3.59
    124
     
    21.18
    2
    28. Drug Use
    3.56
    24
     
    6.44
    8
    29. Leukemia
    3.10
    122
     
    1.75
    153
    30. Birth Trauma
    2.97
    91
     
    23.20
    8
    31. Ovary Cancer
    2.81
    154
     
    3.05
    143
    32. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    108
     
    2.09
    125
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    2.15
    114
     
    127.79
    4
    34. Tuberculosis
    2.07
    113
     
    190.61
    1
    35. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    130
     
    2.32
    116
    36. Epilepsy
    1.82
    86
     
    5.20
    28
    37. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    164
     
    21.16
    31
    38. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.76
    122
     
    5.81
    51
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.61
    58
     
    1.15
    81
    40. Violence
    1.52
    149
     
    10.41
    47
    41. Drownings
    1.47
    137
     
    7.43
    41
    42. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.36
    114
     
    4.41
    45
    43. Fires
    1.16
    111
     
    6.57
    27
    44. Maternal Conditions
    1.15
    92
     
    40.30
    3
    45. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    182
     
    13.01
    23
    46. Alcohol
    1.05
    123
     
    2.29
    59
    47. Malnutrition
    0.82
    111
     
    17.12
    19
    48. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    165
     
    1.78
    104
    49. Meningitis
    0.70
    115
     
    29.56
    6
    50. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    152
     
    0.60
    154
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Tunisia TUNISIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    11,861
    17.92
     
    76,410
    3.76
    2. Stroke
    10,787
    16.30
     
    83,379
    4.10
    3. Diabetes Mellitus
    7,965
    12.04
     
    30,922
    1.52
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    5,082
    7.68
     
    7,809
    0.38
    5. Influenza and Pneumonia
    3,586
    5.42
     
    305,460
    15.03
    6. Kidney Disease
    3,057
    4.62
     
    12,605
    0.62
    7. Lung Disease
    2,591
    3.92
     
    14,311
    0.70
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    2,583
    3.90
     
    37,562
    1.85
    9. Lung Cancers
    1,742
    2.63
     
    961
    0.05
    10. Liver Disease
    1,471
    2.22
     
    48,789
    2.40
    11. Congenital Anomalies
    925
    1.40
     
    48,704
    2.40
    12. Hypertension
    822
    1.24
     
    10,864
    0.53
    13. Inflammatory/Heart
    815
    1.23
     
    6,336
    0.31
    14. Asthma
    792
    1.20
     
    11,894
    0.59
    15. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    790
    1.19
     
    3,648
    0.18
    16. Low Birth Weight
    751
    1.13
     
    87,318
    4.30
    17. Breast Cancer
    668
    1.01
     
    14,932
    0.73
    18. Endocrine Disorders
    631
    0.95
     
    42,961
    2.11
    19. Other Injuries
    625
    0.94
     
    39,645
    1.95
    20. Suicide
    614
    0.93
     
    18,095
    0.89
    21. Lymphomas
    610
    0.92
     
    4,421
    0.22
    22. Other Neoplasms
    471
    0.71
     
    3,545
    0.17
    23. Bladder Cancer
    444
    0.67
     
    690
    0.03
    24. Stomach Cancer
    434
    0.66
     
    1,983
    0.10
    25. Skin Disease
    426
    0.64
     
    3,321
    0.16
    26. Drug Use
    403
    0.61
     
    8,655
    0.43
    27. Falls
    397
    0.60
     
    21,350
    1.05
    28. Prostate Cancer
    387
    0.58
     
    12,087
    0.59
    29. Leukemia
    346
    0.52
     
    1,747
    0.09
    30. Birth Trauma
    329
    0.50
     
    81,448
    4.01
    31. Oral Cancer
    275
    0.42
     
    1,947
    0.10
    32. Tuberculosis
    235
    0.36
     
    175,124
    8.62
    33. Diarrhoeal diseases
    235
    0.36
     
    186,218
    9.16
    34. Pancreas Cancer
    227
    0.34
     
    1,870
    0.09
    35. Epilepsy
    208
    0.31
     
    7,446
    0.37
    36. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    195
    0.29
     
    5,412
    0.27
    37. Violence
    176
    0.27
     
    17,843
    0.88
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    175
    0.26
     
    654
    0.03
    39. Ovary Cancer
    170
    0.26
     
    1,409
    0.07
    40. Drownings
    166
    0.25
     
    15,670
    0.77
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    155
    0.23
     
    3,897
    0.19
    42. Maternal Conditions
    134
    0.20
     
    63,909
    3.14
    43. Fires
    129
    0.19
     
    10,148
    0.50
    44. Liver Cancer
    121
    0.18
     
    12,765
    0.63
    45. Alcohol
    119
    0.18
     
    2,579
    0.13
    46. Cervical Cancer
    109
    0.16
     
    8,757
    0.43
    47. Malnutrition
    89
    0.13
     
    40,609
    2.00
    48. Meningitis
    78
    0.12
     
    58,231
    2.87
    49. HIV/AIDS
    76
    0.11
     
    168,900
    8.31
    50. Skin Cancers
    71
    0.11
     
    462
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Tunisia TUNISIA   Nigeria NIGERIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    15.25
    77
     
    1.19
    179
    2. Breast Cancer
    10.97
    148
     
    30.08
    7
    3. Prostate Cancer
    8.05
    146
     
    46.41
    12
    4. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    6.98
    105
     
    4.21
    147
    5. Lymphomas
    5.41
    85
     
    4.65
    102
    6. Bladder Cancer
    4.02
    33
     
    0.94
    159
    7. Stomach Cancer
    3.83
    133
     
    2.45
    169
    8. Leukemia
    3.10
    122
     
    1.75
    153
    9. Ovary Cancer
    2.81
    154
     
    3.05
    143
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.39
    108
     
    2.09
    125
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    2.00
    130
     
    2.32
    116
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.80
    164
     
    21.16
    31
    13. Liver Cancer
    1.09
    182
     
    13.01
    23
    14. Uterin Cancer
    0.82
    165
     
    1.78
    104
    15. Skin Cancers
    0.64
    152
     
    0.60
    154
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    0.53
    176
     
    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.