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HEALTH PROFILE : Albania

Albania
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Albania

View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Albania including Life Expectancy by age and history, age adjusted death rates and world rankings for the top 50 causes and total deaths by cause. Health Data used is WHO 2011 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    Albania ALBANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
            World Rank
      Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.6
    63.6
    62.6
    48
    53
    51
    1970
    65.6
    68.7
    67.1
    43
    52
    47
    1980
    67.5
    72.3
    69.8
    40
    55
    48
    1990
    69.0
    74.9
    71.9
    43
    50
    44
    2000
    71.5
    77.9
    74.6
    45
    43
    42
    2011
    72.6
    75.3
    73.9
    61
    102
    82
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.6
    75.3
    61
    102
    Age 5
    73.7
    76.3
    64
    106
    Age 10
    73.9
    76.6
    64
    104
    Age 15
    74.0
    76.7
    62
    104
    Age 20
    74.2
    76.9
    64
    104
    Age 25
    74.4
    77.0
    71
    105
    Age 30
    74.7
    77.2
    71
    105
    Age 35
    75.1
    77.4
    72
    105
    Age 40
    75.4
    77.6
    73
    105
    Age 45
    75.8
    77.9
    78
    106
    Age 50
    76.3
    78.4
    80
    107
    Age 55
    77.0
    78.9
    82
    110
    Age 60
    77.8
    79.5
    87
    111
    Age 65
    79.1
    80.4
    96
    117
    Age 70
    80.7
    81.5
    112
    132
    Age 75
    83.0
    83.5
    123
    142
    Age 80
    85.8
    86.0
    130
    157
    Age 85
    89.2
    89.2
    138
    176
    Age 90
    93.0
    92.9
    145
    178
    Age 95
    97.2
    97.1
    151
    178
    Age 100
    101.7
    101.6
    152
    178
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    1. Stroke
    171.61
    8
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    154.06
    46
    3. Lung Cancers
    31.02
    17
    4. Hypertension
    29.15
    78
    5. Influenza & Pneumonia
    26.94
    113
    6. Stomach Cancer
    20.84
    12
    7. Breast Cancer
    18.44
    70
    8. Other Injuries
    16.95
    64
    9. Lung Disease
    10.37
    156
    10. Kidney Disease
    9.44
    129
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    9.26
    145
    12. Pancreas Cancer
    8.89
    12
    13. Other Neoplasms
    8.39
    7
    14. Asthma
    8.25
    68
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    7.48
    173
    16. Congenital Anomalies
    7.39
    52
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    97
    18. Liver Cancer
    6.73
    83
    19. Suicide
    6.11
    116
    20. Inflammatory/Heart
    5.89
    95
    21. Prostate Cancer
    5.83
    107
    22. Leukemia
    5.72
    17
    23. Violence
    4.74
    101
    24. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    47
    25. Low Birth Weight
    4.44
    131
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Poisonings
    4.02
    60
    27. Bladder Cancer
    3.84
    41
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    3.79
    130
    29. Epilepsy
    3.73
    54
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    3.32
    109
    31. Drownings
    2.99
    108
    32. Multiple Sclerosis
    2.82
    1
    33. Lymphomas
    2.78
    162
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.44
    103
    35. Birth Trauma
    2.09
    132
    36. Parkinson Disease
    1.95
    70
    37. Falls
    1.74
    159
    38. Uterin Cancer
    1.60
    58
    39. Ovary Cancer
    1.56
    152
    40. Cervical Cancer
    1.48
    156
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.39
    100
    42. Malnutrition
    1.20
    109
    43. Upper Respiratory
    1.20
    57
    44. Meningitis
    1.20
    113
    45. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    101
    46. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    1.09
    37
    47. Diarrhoeal diseases
    1.08
    136
    48. Schizophrenia
    0.84
    27
    49. Anaemia
    0.82
    123
    50. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.79
    176
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Stroke
    6,039
    27.71
    2. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,391
    24.73
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,077
    4.94
    4. Hypertension
    1,028
    4.72
    5. Influenza & Pneumonia
    883
    4.05
    6. Stomach Cancer
    718
    3.29
    7. Other Injuries
    534
    2.45
    8. Lung Disease
    359
    1.65
    9. Breast Cancer
    321
    1.47
    10. Kidney Disease
    320
    1.47
    11. Pancreas Cancer
    309
    1.42
    12. Road Traffic Accidents
    303
    1.39
    13. Asthma
    292
    1.34
    14. Other Neoplasms
    285
    1.31
    15. Diabetes Mellitus
    262
    1.20
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    242
    1.11
    17. Liver Cancer
    234
    1.07
    18. Prostate Cancer
    206
    0.95
    19. Inflammatory/Heart
    205
    0.94
    20. Suicide
    196
    0.90
    21. Leukemia
    192
    0.88
    22. Congenital Anomalies
    187
    0.86
    23. Oral Cancer
    159
    0.73
    24. Violence
    150
    0.69
    25. Bladder Cancer
    135
    0.62
      Deaths %
    26. Poisonings
    132
    0.61
    27. Endocrine Disorders
    129
    0.59
    28. Alzheimers/Dementia
    114
    0.52
    29. Epilepsy
    110
    0.50
    30. Low Birth Weight
    109
    0.50
    31. Multiple Sclerosis
    97
    0.45
    32. Drownings
    94
    0.43
    33. Lymphomas
    93
    0.43
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    84
    0.39
    35. Parkinson Disease
    69
    0.32
    36. Falls
    55
    0.25
    37. Uterin Cancer
    54
    0.25
    38. Birth Trauma
    52
    0.24
    39. Ovary Cancer
    52
    0.24
    40. Cervical Cancer
    49
    0.22
    41. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    47
    0.22
    42. Upper Respiratory
    42
    0.19
    43. Prostatic Hypertrophy
    39
    0.18
    44. Skin Cancers
    38
    0.17
    45. Meningitis
    38
    0.17
    46. Diarrhoeal diseases
    32
    0.15
    47. Malnutrition
    30
    0.14
    48. Schizophrenia
    28
    0.13
    49. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    27
    0.12
    50. Anaemia
    27
    0.12
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    31.02
    17
    2. Stomach Cancer
    20.84
    12
    3. Breast Cancer
    18.44
    70
    4. Pancreas Cancer
    8.89
    12
    5. Other Neoplasms
    8.39
    7
    6. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    7.08
    97
    7. Liver Cancer
    6.73
    83
    8. Prostate Cancer
    5.83
    107
    9. Leukemia
    5.72
    17
      Rate World Rank
    10. Oral Cancer
    4.58
    47
    11. Bladder Cancer
    3.84
    41
    12. Lymphomas
    2.78
    162
    13. Oesophagus Cancer
    2.44
    103
    14. Uterin Cancer
    1.60
    58
    15. Ovary Cancer
    1.56
    152
    16. Cervical Cancer
    1.48
    156
    17. Skin Cancers
    1.13
    101
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    5.2
    102
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    40.5
    4.0
    45
    91
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    34.8
    26.7
    13
    79
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    153
    154

     
    Albania ALBANIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,639,453
    125
    Sex Ratio M / F
    1.04
    26
    Population 0-14
    23.1 %
    126
    Population 15-64
    67.1 %
    64
    Population 65 +
    9.8 %
    55
    Birth Rate / 1000
    15.29
    127
    Death Rate / 1000
    5.55
    151
    Fertility Rate
    2.01
    117
    Infant Mortality
    12.80
    115
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.10
    6
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.10
    8
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    1.05
    28
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.87
    43
    Net Migrattion
    -4.28
    139
    Population Growth
    0.55
    133
    Literacy Total
    98.7
    47
    Literacy Male
    99.2
    29
    Literacy Female
    98.3
    46
    Unemployment
    12.5
    52
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    73.9
    82
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.0
    81
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $6,000
    105
     
     
     

    Latest WHO data (2010), Death Rates are age-standardized, total deaths are % of population