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Compare Albania and Norway 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   Norway NORWAY
           
    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
     
    71.3
    75.9
    73.6
    2
    1
    1
    1970
    65.6
    68.7
    67.1
    43
    52
    47
     
    71.0
    77.3
    74.1
    2
    1
    2
    1980
    67.5
    72.3
    69.8
    40
    55
    48
     
    72.3
    79.2
    75.7
    5
    2
    4
    1990
    69.0
    74.9
    71.9
    43
    50
    44
     
    73.4
    79.8
    76.5
    13
    10
    13
    2000
    71.5
    77.9
    74.6
    45
    43
    42
     
    76.0
    81.4
    78.6
    12
    9
    12
    2010
    73.2
    79.8
    76.2
    47
    39
    42
     
    78.8
    83.1
    81.0
    12
    13
    12
    2015
    75.1
    80.7
    77.8
    39
    38
    38
     
    79.8
    83.7
    81.8
    14
    18
    15
     
     
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Norway NORWAY
          World Rank       World Rank
      Male Female M F   Male Female M F
    At Birth
    75.1
    80.7
    39
    38
     
    79.8
    83.7
    14
    18
    Age 5
    76.3
    81.8
    38
    37
     
    80.0
    83.9
    14
    21
    Age 10
    76.4
    81.8
    38
    36
     
    80.1
    83.9
    14
    21
    Age 15
    76.4
    81.9
    39
    36
     
    80.1
    84.0
    14
    21
    Age 20
    76.6
    82.0
    40
    36
     
    80.2
    84.0
    14
    21
    Age 25
    76.8
    82.1
    40
    37
     
    80.4
    84.1
    14
    20
    Age 30
    77.0
    82.2
    41
    37
     
    80.5
    84.2
    14
    20
    Age 35
    77.3
    82.3
    41
    36
     
    80.7
    84.3
    14
    20
    Age 40
    77.5
    82.5
    43
    36
     
    80.9
    84.4
    14
    21
    Age 45
    77.9
    82.7
    43
    36
     
    81.2
    84.5
    14
    21
    Age 50
    78.3
    83.0
    45
    37
     
    81.5
    84.7
    14
    22
    Age 55
    78.8
    83.3
    54
    39
     
    82.0
    85.1
    16
    23
    Age 60
    79.6
    83.8
    57
    42
     
    82.6
    85.6
    16
    23
    Age 65
    80.5
    84.3
    64
    49
     
    83.5
    86.2
    18
    24
    Age 70
    81.9
    85.2
    73
    54
     
    84.7
    87.1
    20
    23
    Age 75
    83.7
    86.6
    82
    59
     
    86.1
    88.2
    25
    26
    Age 80
    86.2
    88.5
    95
    65
     
    88.1
    89.7
    36
    35
    Age 85
    89.3
    91.0
    109
    72
     
    90.6
    91.7
    51
    48
    Age 90
    93.0
    94.1
    125
    80
     
    93.8
    94.4
    71
    66
    Age 95
    97.1
    97.8
    142
    93
     
    97.5
    97.7
    96
    96
    Age 100
    101.7
    102.0
    148
    102
     
    101.8
    101.8
    122
    146
     
     
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Norway NORWAY
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    182.14
    24
     
    56.96
    143
    2. Stroke
    178.52
    8
     
    34.17
    150
    3. Influenza and Pneumonia
    27.21
    93
     
    18.33
    122
    4. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
     
    26.87
    35
    5. Lung Disease
    20.18
    78
     
    23.13
    56
    6. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
     
    4.14
    116
    7. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
     
    16.45
    88
    8. Other Injuries
    14.50
    67
     
    9.40
    104
    9. Hypertension
    13.01
    116
     
    4.57
    161
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.44
    115
     
    2.86
    170
    11. Inflammatory/Heart
    11.08
    43
     
    2.66
    159
    12. Kidney Disease
    10.78
    112
     
    5.31
    153
    13. Congenital Anomalies
    10.36
    42
     
    3.46
    151
    14. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
     
    26.51
    34
    15. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    8.41
    31
     
    0.46
    163
    16. Asthma
    8.14
    61
     
    0.94
    139
    17. Other Neoplasms
    7.48
    5
     
    2.88
    80
    18. Violence
    7.44
    71
     
    0.56
    169
    19. Diabetes Mellitus
    6.91
    157
     
    8.64
    151
    20. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
     
    3.02
    150
    21. Low Birth Weight
    6.32
    103
     
    0.98
    168
    22. Liver Disease
    6.06
    145
     
    2.77
    169
    23. Suicide
    5.93
    111
     
    9.28
    80
    24. Endocrine Disorders
    5.93
    87
     
    4.07
    109
    25. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
     
    8.74
    19
    26. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
     
    20.24
    10
    27. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
     
    4.44
    53
    28. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
     
    3.71
    44
    29. Drownings
    3.17
    94
     
    0.69
    158
    30. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
     
    1.95
    127
    31. Alzheimers/Dementia
    2.44
    110
     
    30.24
    7
    32. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
     
    2.72
    59
    33. Birth Trauma
    2.18
    109
     
    0.51
    158
    34. Epilepsy
    2.04
    83
     
    1.64
    99
    35. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
     
    2.80
    139
    36. Falls
    1.91
    152
     
    5.21
    91
    37. Meningitis
    1.72
    94
     
    0.20
    163
    38. Alcohol
    1.71
    57
     
    3.83
    28
    39. Parkinson's Disease
    1.58
    97
     
    3.03
    41
    40. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
     
    7.91
    11
    41. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
     
    4.80
    4
    42. Poisonings
    1.41
    78
     
    0.84
    111
    43. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
     
    2.81
    79
    44. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
     
    6.89
    33
    45. Drug Use
    1.27
    80
     
    3.96
    16
    46. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    1.08
    142
     
    2.03
    103
    47. Fires
    1.06
    119
     
    0.51
    148
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.83
    19
     
    1.62
    2
    49. Malnutrition
    0.60
    117
     
    1.07
    107
    50. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.52
    147
     
    1.91
    114
     
     
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Norway NORWAY
      Deaths %   Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,492
    28.69
     
    5,256
    16.16
    2. Stroke
    7,426
    28.43
     
    3,258
    10.02
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,043
    3.99
     
    2,291
    7.05
    4. Influenza and Pneumonia
    1,028
    3.94
     
    1,783
    5.48
    5. Lung Disease
    830
    3.18
     
    2,178
    6.70
    6. Stomach Cancer
    713
    2.73
     
    362
    1.11
    7. Hypertension
    541
    2.07
     
    434
    1.34
    8. Other Injuries
    484
    1.85
     
    843
    2.59
    9. Kidney Disease
    433
    1.66
     
    512
    1.58
    10. Inflammatory/Heart
    428
    1.64
     
    212
    0.65
    11. Road Traffic Accidents
    420
    1.61
     
    157
    0.48
    12. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    343
    1.31
     
    41
    0.13
    13. Asthma
    328
    1.26
     
    86
    0.26
    14. Breast Cancer
    323
    1.24
     
    722
    2.22
    15. Other Neoplasms
    283
    1.08
     
    273
    0.84
    16. Diabetes Mellitus
    281
    1.07
     
    770
    2.37
    17. Violence
    252
    0.96
     
    29
    0.09
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    249
    0.95
     
    159
    0.49
    19. Liver Cancer
    246
    0.94
     
    240
    0.74
    20. Liver Disease
    223
    0.86
     
    200
    0.61
    21. Endocrine Disorders
    217
    0.83
     
    343
    1.05
    22. Pancreas Cancer
    211
    0.81
     
    759
    2.33
    23. Suicide
    205
    0.79
     
    510
    1.57
    24. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    187
    0.72
     
    1,787
    5.50
    25. Prostate Cancer
    180
    0.69
     
    1,106
    3.40
    26. Bladder Cancer
    165
    0.63
     
    344
    1.06
    27. Leukemia
    147
    0.56
     
    374
    1.15
    28. Low Birth Weight
    139
    0.53
     
    35
    0.11
    29. Oral Cancer
    112
    0.43
     
    160
    0.49
    30. Alzheimers/Dementia
    102
    0.39
     
    2,982
    9.17
    31. Drownings
    100
    0.38
     
    45
    0.14
    32. Falls
    74
    0.28
     
    473
    1.45
    33. Epilepsy
    66
    0.25
     
    107
    0.33
    34. Parkinson's Disease
    66
    0.25
     
    297
    0.91
    35. Skin Cancers
    62
    0.24
     
    385
    1.18
    36. Alcohol
    59
    0.23
     
    243
    0.75
    37. Oesophagus Cancer
    54
    0.21
     
    226
    0.70
    38. Meningitis
    51
    0.20
     
    13
    0.04
    39. Birth Trauma
    48
    0.18
     
    18
    0.06
    40. Lymphomas
    46
    0.18
     
    620
    1.91
    41. Uterin Cancer
    45
    0.17
     
    137
    0.42
    42. Poisonings
    45
    0.17
     
    52
    0.16
    43. Drug Use
    43
    0.17
     
    210
    0.65
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    43
    0.17
     
    188
    0.58
    45. Cervical Cancer
    35
    0.13
     
    110
    0.34
    46. Fires
    35
    0.13
     
    35
    0.11
    47. Ovary Cancer
    30
    0.11
     
    342
    1.05
    48. Multiple Sclerosis
    29
    0.11
     
    113
    0.35
    49. Malnutrition
    20
    0.08
     
    107
    0.33
    50. Schizophrenia
    16
    0.06
     
    29
    0.09
     
     
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
     
      Albania ALBANIA   Norway NORWAY
      Rate World Rank   Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.17
    32
     
    26.87
    35
    2. Stomach Cancer
    18.85
    7
     
    4.14
    116
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.76
    72
     
    16.45
    88
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.32
    129
     
    26.51
    34
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.37
    68
     
    3.02
    150
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.50
    56
     
    8.74
    19
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.92
    124
     
    20.24
    10
    8. Leukemia
    4.28
    61
     
    4.44
    53
    9. Bladder Cancer
    4.14
    31
     
    3.71
    44
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.89
    87
     
    1.95
    127
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.38
    66
     
    2.72
    59
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.95
    155
     
    2.80
    139
    13. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    164
     
    7.91
    11
    14. Skin Cancers
    1.54
    93
     
    4.80
    4
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    128
     
    2.81
    79
    16. Lymphomas
    1.29
    168
     
    6.89
    33
     
     
     
    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.