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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 2014 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
    2013
    72.8
    75.5
    74.1
    67
    104
    93
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    72.8
    75.5
    67
    104
    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. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.14
    24
    2. Stroke
    178.52
    8
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.21
    93
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
    5. Lung Disease
    20.18
    78
    6. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
    7. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
    8. Other Injuries
    14.50
    67
    9. Hypertension
    13.01
    116
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.44
    115
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.08
    43
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.78
    112
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    10.36
    42
    14. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
    15. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.41
    31
    16. Asthma
    8.14
    61
    17. Other Neoplasms
    7.48
    5
    18. Violence
    7.44
    71
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.91
    157
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
    21. Low Birth Weight
    6.32
    103
    22. Liver Disease
    6.06
    145
    23. Suicide
    5.93
    111
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.93
    87
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
    27. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
    28. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
    29. Drownings
    3.17
    94
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.44
    110
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.18
    109
    34. Epilepsy
    2.04
    83
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
    36. Falls
    1.91
    152
    37. Meningitis
    1.72
    94
    38. Alcohol
    1.71
    57
    39. Parkinson Disease
    1.58
    97
    40. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
    42. Poisonings
    1.41
    78
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
    44. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
    45. Drug Use
    1.27
    80
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    142
    47. Fires
    1.06
    119
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.83
    19
    49. Malnutrition
    0.60
    117
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.52
    147
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,492
    28.69
    2. Stroke
    7,426
    28.43
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,043
    3.99
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,028
    3.94
    5. Lung Disease
    830
    3.18
    6. Stomach Cancer
    713
    2.73
    7. Hypertension
    541
    2.07
    8. Other Injuries
    484
    1.85
    9. Kidney Disease
    433
    1.66
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    1.64
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    420
    1.61
    12. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    343
    1.31
    13. Asthma
    328
    1.26
    14. Breast Cancer
    323
    1.24
    15. Other Neoplasms
    283
    1.08
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    281
    1.07
    17. Violence
    252
    0.96
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    249
    0.95
    19. Liver Cancer
    246
    0.94
    20. Liver Disease
    223
    0.86
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    217
    0.83
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    211
    0.81
    23. Suicide
    205
    0.79
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    187
    0.72
    25. Prostate Cancer
    180
    0.69
      Deaths %
    26. Bladder Cancer
    165
    0.63
    27. Leukemia
    147
    0.56
    28. Low Birth Weight
    139
    0.53
    29. Oral Cancer
    112
    0.43
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    102
    0.39
    31. Drownings
    100
    0.38
    32. Falls
    74
    0.28
    33. Epilepsy
    66
    0.25
    34. Parkinson Disease
    66
    0.25
    35. Skin Cancers
    62
    0.24
    36. Alcohol
    59
    0.23
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    54
    0.21
    38. Meningitis
    51
    0.20
    39. Birth Trauma
    48
    0.18
    40. Lymphomas
    46
    0.18
    41. Uterin Cancer
    45
    0.17
    42. Poisonings
    45
    0.17
    43. Drug Use
    43
    0.17
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    43
    0.17
    45. Cervical Cancer
    35
    0.13
    46. Fires
    35
    0.13
    47. Ovary Cancer
    30
    0.11
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    29
    0.11
    49. Malnutrition
    20
    0.08
    50. Schizophrenia
    16
    0.06
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
    2. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
    5. Other Neoplasms
    7.48
    5
    6. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
    7. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
    8. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
    9. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
      Rate World Rank
    10. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
    11. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
    12. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
    13. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
    15. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
    17. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
     
     
    Albania ALBANIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.0
    80
    SMOKING PERCENT
    M F Rank
    48.0
    5.0
    15
    82
    OBESITY PERCENT
    M F Rank
    16.5
    18.7
    101
    120
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.959
    89

     
    Albania ALBANIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
     
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3,029,278
    134
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    116
    Population 0-14
    18.8 %
    142
    Population 15-64
    69.9 %
    30
    Population 65 +
    11.3 %
    54
    Birth Rate / 1000
    12.92
    140
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.58
    127
    Fertility Rate
    1.50
    168
    Infant Mortality
    12.75
    112
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.10
    8
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.12
    7
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.96
    159
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.89
    35
    Net Migration
    -3.30
    160
    Population Growth
    0.30
    151
    Literacy Total
    96.8
    68
    Literacy Male
    98.4
    42
    Literacy Female
    96.9
    43
    Unemployment
    18.0
    40
    LIFE EXPECTANCY / BIRTH
    74.1
    93
    HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY
    64.8
    81
    GDP PER CAPITA USD
    $11,100
    97
     
     
     

    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO May 2014
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.