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Compare Albania and Gambia health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO 2014 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Gambia GAMBIA
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      Male Female All M F All   Male Female All M F All
    1960
    61.6
    63.6
    62.6
    48
    53
    51
     
    33.1
    33.3
    33.2
    168
    171
    170
    1970
    65.6
    68.7
    67.1
    43
    52
    47
     
    36.9
    37.7
    37.3
    169
    170
    169
    1980
    67.5
    72.3
    69.8
    40
    55
    48
     
    43.3
    44.9
    44.1
    163
    164
    164
    1990
    69.0
    74.9
    71.9
    43
    50
    44
     
    50.3
    52.4
    51.3
    156
    160
    157
    2000
    71.5
    77.9
    74.6
    45
    43
    42
     
    55.9
    58.4
    57.2
    142
    146
    143
    2010
    73.2
    79.8
    76.2
    47
    39
    42
     
    58.3
    60.5
    59.3
    152
    153
    153
    2015
    75.1
    80.7
    77.8
    39
    38
    38
     
    59.7
    62.8
    61.2
    157
    158
    159
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Gambia GAMBIA
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.1
    80.7
    39
    38
     
    59.7
    62.8
    157
    158
    Age 5
    76.3
    81.8
    38
    37
     
    64.5
    67.2
    159
    161
    Age 10
    76.4
    81.8
    38
    36
     
    65.7
    68.4
    156
    158
    Age 15
    76.4
    81.9
    39
    36
     
    66.3
    69.0
    155
    156
    Age 20
    76.6
    82.0
    40
    36
     
    67.0
    69.7
    152
    155
    Age 25
    76.8
    82.1
    40
    37
     
    68.0
    70.4
    145
    154
    Age 30
    77.0
    82.2
    41
    37
     
    69.1
    71.3
    143
    154
    Age 35
    77.3
    82.3
    41
    36
     
    70.1
    72.2
    142
    153
    Age 40
    77.5
    82.5
    43
    36
     
    71.2
    73.1
    135
    155
    Age 45
    77.9
    82.7
    43
    36
     
    72.3
    74.1
    129
    154
    Age 50
    78.3
    83.0
    45
    37
     
    73.5
    75.1
    126
    151
    Age 55
    78.8
    83.3
    54
    39
     
    74.8
    76.1
    126
    150
    Age 60
    79.6
    83.8
    57
    42
     
    76.2
    77.3
    125
    151
    Age 65
    80.5
    84.3
    64
    49
     
    77.9
    78.8
    128
    153
    Age 70
    81.9
    85.2
    73
    54
     
    79.9
    80.6
    137
    157
    Age 75
    83.7
    86.6
    82
    59
     
    82.3
    82.8
    145
    163
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.5
    95
    65
     
    85.1
    85.4
    163
    165
    Age 85
    89.3
    91.0
    109
    72
     
    88.6
    88.9
    166
    168
    Age 90
    93.0
    94.1
    125
    80
     
    92.6
    92.8
    167
    167
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.8
    142
    93
     
    97.1
    97.3
    143
    161
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    148
    102
     
    101.8
    101.9
    108
    120
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Gambia GAMBIA
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.14
    24
     
    86.46
    93
    2. Stroke
    178.52
    8
     
    126.79
    46
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.21
    93
     
    149.55
    25
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
     
    2.34
    141
    5. Lung Disease
    20.18
    78
     
    18.07
    95
    6. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
     
    1.48
    168
    7. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
     
    4.51
    171
    8. Other Injuries
    14.50
    67
     
    18.60
    47
    9. Hypertension
    13.01
    116
     
    15.77
    99
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.44
    115
     
    24.55
    39
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.08
    43
     
    10.09
    55
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.78
    112
     
    18.57
    48
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    10.36
    42
     
    12.24
    10
    14. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
     
    6.24
    147
    15. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.41
    31
     
    5.83
    69
    16. Asthma
    8.14
    61
     
    9.53
    46
    17. Other Neoplasms
    7.48
    5
     
    3.21
    66
    18. Violence
    7.44
    71
     
    11.25
    46
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.91
    157
     
    44.84
    36
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
     
    24.45
    5
    21. Low Birth Weight
    6.32
    103
     
    17.94
    38
    22. Liver Disease
    6.06
    145
     
    25.22
    45
    23. Suicide
    5.93
    111
     
    4.76
    126
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.93
    87
     
    13.18
    35
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
     
    1.11
    144
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
     
    1.25
    171
    27. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
     
    0.59
    169
    28. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
     
    0.56
    167
    29. Drownings
    3.17
    94
     
    6.89
    40
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
     
    0.77
    170
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.44
    110
     
    3.23
    84
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
     
    0.42
    167
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.18
    109
     
    19.02
    23
    34. Epilepsy
    2.04
    83
     
    14.26
    6
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
     
    15.49
    45
    36. Falls
    1.91
    152
     
    15.54
    16
    37. Meningitis
    1.72
    94
     
    30.43
    17
    38. Alcohol
    1.71
    57
     
    0.09
    140
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    97
     
    2.78
    51
    40. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
     
    1.11
    168
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
     
    1.77
    75
    42. Poisonings
    1.41
    78
     
    1.60
    74
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
     
    0.72
    155
    44. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
     
    1.34
    167
    45. Drug Use
    1.27
    80
     
    0.14
    157
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    142
     
    10.33
    23
    47. Fires
    1.06
    119
     
    8.54
    38
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.83
    19
     
    0.18
    104
    49. Malnutrition
    0.60
    117
     
    23.34
    37
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.52
    147
     
    36.84
    43
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,492
    28.69
     
    568
    4.19
    2. Stroke
    7,426
    28.43
     
    806
    5.96
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,043
    3.99
     
    16
    0.12
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,028
    3.94
     
    1,699
    12.55
    5. Lung Disease
    830
    3.18
     
    119
    0.88
    6. Stomach Cancer
    713
    2.73
     
    10
    0.08
    7. Hypertension
    541
    2.07
     
    101
    0.75
    8. Other Injuries
    484
    1.85
     
    289
    2.14
    9. Kidney Disease
    433
    1.66
     
    177
    1.31
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    1.64
     
    90
    0.67
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    420
    1.61
     
    349
    2.58
    12. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    343
    1.31
     
    53
    0.39
    13. Asthma
    328
    1.26
     
    89
    0.66
    14. Breast Cancer
    323
    1.24
     
    17
    0.12
    15. Other Neoplasms
    283
    1.08
     
    27
    0.20
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    281
    1.07
     
    317
    2.34
    17. Violence
    252
    0.96
     
    180
    1.33
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    249
    0.95
     
    407
    3.00
    19. Liver Cancer
    246
    0.94
     
    222
    1.64
    20. Liver Disease
    223
    0.86
     
    235
    1.73
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    217
    0.83
     
    206
    1.52
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    211
    0.81
     
    8
    0.06
    23. Suicide
    205
    0.79
     
    58
    0.43
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    187
    0.72
     
    10
    0.07
    25. Prostate Cancer
    180
    0.69
     
    16
    0.12
    26. Bladder Cancer
    165
    0.63
     
    5
    0.03
    27. Leukemia
    147
    0.56
     
    5
    0.04
    28. Low Birth Weight
    139
    0.53
     
    664
    4.90
    29. Oral Cancer
    112
    0.43
     
    6
    0.04
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    102
    0.39
     
    21
    0.16
    31. Drownings
    100
    0.38
     
    127
    0.94
    32. Falls
    74
    0.28
     
    194
    1.44
    33. Epilepsy
    66
    0.25
     
    230
    1.70
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    66
    0.25
     
    15
    0.11
    35. Skin Cancers
    62
    0.24
     
    11
    0.08
    36. Alcohol
    59
    0.23
     
    1
    0.01
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    54
    0.21
     
    7
    0.05
    38. Meningitis
    51
    0.20
     
    479
    3.54
    39. Birth Trauma
    48
    0.18
     
    704
    5.20
    40. Lymphomas
    46
    0.18
     
    16
    0.12
    41. Uterin Cancer
    45
    0.17
     
    2
    0.01
    42. Poisonings
    45
    0.17
     
    32
    0.23
    43. Drug Use
    43
    0.17
     
    2
    0.01
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    43
    0.17
     
    81
    0.60
    45. Cervical Cancer
    35
    0.13
     
    54
    0.40
    46. Fires
    35
    0.13
     
    170
    1.25
    47. Ovary Cancer
    30
    0.11
     
    5
    0.03
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    29
    0.11
     
    2
    0.02
    49. Malnutrition
    20
    0.08
     
    245
    1.81
    50. Schizophrenia
    16
    0.06
     
    3
    0.02
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Gambia GAMBIA
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
     
    2.34
    141
    2. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
     
    1.48
    168
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
     
    4.51
    171
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
     
    6.24
    147
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
     
    24.45
    5
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
     
    1.11
    144
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
     
    1.25
    171
    8. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
     
    0.59
    169
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
     
    0.56
    167
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
     
    0.77
    170
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
     
    0.42
    167
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
     
    15.49
    45
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
     
    1.11
    168
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
     
    1.77
    75
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
     
    0.72
    155
    16. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
     
    1.34
    167
     
     
     
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
    Data Source: Published By WHO 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.