- Air pollution from exhaust pipes of vehicles releasing high carbon monoxide into the environment is an easy path to death
- Living and working in an environment with a lot of air pollutions damage many vital organs in the body
Some respiratory diseases come up when the air in an environment is polluted.
In 2016, Nigeria was one of the 12 countries of the world that recorded most deaths linked to air pollution.
Deaths per 100,000 people attributable to air pollution, 2016.
- Afghanistan: 406
- Pakistan: 207
- India: 195
- Nigeria: 150
- China: 117
- Saudi Arabia: 95
- Russia: 62
- Germany: 22
- UK: 21
- US: 21
- Japan: 13
- Canada: 12
(Health Effects Institute of Global Air)