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Albania
COUNTRY #1
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe

Compare Albania and Iran health profiles including life expectancy history, causes of death and population dynamics side by side. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Iran
COUNTRY #2
Afghanistan Albania Algeria Angola Antigua/Bar. Arab Emirates Argentina Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bhutan Bolivia Bosnia/Herzeg. Botswana Brazil Brunei Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central Africa Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros Congo Costa Rica Cote d Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominican Rep. DR Congo Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equ. Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji Finland France Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Grenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Laos Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia Moldova Mongolia Montenegro Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Netherlands New Guinea New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria No Macedonia North Korea Norway Oman Pakistan Panama Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar Romania Russia Rwanda Saint Lucia Saint Vincent Samoa Sao Tome Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Isl. Somalia South Africa South Korea South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tonga Trinidad/Tob. Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe
DYNAMIC PYRAMIDS
Data Source: United Nations
Albania Population Pyramid
 
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    LIFE EXPECTANCY HISTORY
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
           
    World Rank
           
    World Rank
      M F All M F All   M F All M F All
    1960
    61.6
    63.6
    62.6
    48
    53
    51
     
    48.5
    48.5
    48.5
    96
    105
    100
    1970
    65.6
    68.7
    67.1
    43
    52
    47
     
    54.2
    54.0
    54.1
    95
    111
    102
    1980
    67.5
    72.3
    69.8
    40
    55
    48
     
    58.3
    59.7
    58.9
    103
    117
    109
    1990
    69.0
    74.9
    71.9
    43
    50
    44
     
    63.7
    65.9
    64.8
    100
    114
    110
    2000
    69.4
    76.4
    72.6
    67
    47
    56
     
    69.4
    71.2
    70.3
    66
    102
    90
    2010
    73.2
    79.8
    76.2
    46
    39
    42
     
    72.7
    75.6
    74.1
    52
    88
    68
    2016
    74.3
    78.6
    76.4
    49
    63
    53
     
    74.6
    76.9
    75.7
    47
    88
    64
    LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
          World Rank       World Rank
      M F M F M F M F
    At Birth
    74.3
    78.6
    49
    63
    74.6
    76.9
    47
    88
    Age 5
    75.3
    79.5
    47
    62
    75.8
    78.1
    44
    86
    Age 10
    75.4
    79.7
    47
    60
    75.9
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 15
    75.5
    79.8
    47
    60
    76.0
    78.2
    44
    86
    Age 20
    75.7
    80.0
    47
    59
    76.2
    78.4
    44
    86
    Age 25
    75.9
    80.1
    49
    59
    76.5
    78.5
    43
    86
    Age 30
    76.1
    80.3
    49
    58
    76.8
    78.6
    43
    88
    Age 35
    76.4
    80.4
    50
    61
    77.1
    78.7
    44
    90
    Age 40
    76.7
    80.6
    53
    65
    77.3
    78.9
    47
    92
    Age 45
    77.1
    80.9
    54
    65
    77.6
    79.1
    48
    93
    Age 50
    77.7
    81.3
    59
    62
    78.0
    79.3
    56
    97
    Age 55
    78.5
    81.7
    60
    63
    78.6
    79.7
    59
    100
    Age 60
    79.4
    82.3
    62
    69
    79.3
    80.2
    65
    103
    Age 65
    80.5
    83.0
    67
    73
    80.2
    81.0
    75
    106
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    73
    75
    81.5
    82.2
    82
    114
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.6
    84
    80
    83.4
    83.8
    92
    128
    Age 80
    86.0
    87.3
    114
    98
    86.2
    86.6
    102
    117
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.0
    128
    105
    89.5
    89.7
    99
    121
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    164.99
    59
    182.60
    41
    2. Stroke
    120.28
    29
    59.62
    110
    3. Lung Cancers
    26.00
    29
    8.60
    109
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    24.48
    93
    41.62
    13
    5. Stomach Cancer
    17.23
    6
    15.44
    16
    6. Breast Cancer
    16.07
    93
    10.81
    147
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.29
    6
    3.24
    146
    8. Lung Disease
    13.54
    157
    19.85
    115
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.77
    113
    29.37
    42
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.23
    151
    17.35
    127
    11. Kidney Disease
    10.33
    130
    18.83
    80
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.34
    144
    9.72
    140
    13. Liver Disease
    8.10
    143
    7.18
    152
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    7.39
    99
    5.28
    128
    15. Other Neoplasms
    7.05
    5
    1.21
    149
    16. Liver Cancer
    6.31
    75
    2.98
    164
    17. Suicide
    5.60
    141
    4.02
    155
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.26
    65
    2.28
    124
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.72
    140
    8.48
    86
    20. Low Birth Weight
    4.70
    117
    6.03
    97
    21. Hypertension
    4.31
    156
    37.49
    8
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.10
    27
    4.84
    13
    23. Violence
    3.96
    111
    4.25
    108
    24. Leukemia
    3.93
    85
    5.13
    24
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.74
    18
    4.39
    8
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.74
    180
    27.47
    99
    27. Other Injuries
    3.70
    160
    3.66
    161
    28. Asthma
    3.38
    95
    5.75
    75
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    3.05
    133
    2.80
    141
    30. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    96
    1.53
    170
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    89
    0.83
    171
    32. Falls
    2.02
    170
    3.65
    122
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.76
    164
    1.19
    177
    34. Epilepsy
    1.72
    90
    0.73
    165
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.67
    96
    1.56
    102
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    88
    0.74
    150
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.59
    121
    3.44
    83
    38. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    179
    4.00
    112
    39. Lymphomas
    1.48
    183
    6.33
    56
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    139
    8.62
    22
    41. Drownings
    1.30
    144
    1.00
    152
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.97
    8
    0.32
    47
    43. Encephalitis
    0.90
    80
    0.24
    179
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.83
    156
    2.85
    97
    45. Meningitis
    0.82
    106
    1.10
    92
    46. Drug Use
    0.77
    125
    2.68
    26
    47. HIV/AIDS
    0.67
    124
    4.82
    89
    48. Fires
    0.55
    145
    2.13
    75
    49. Alcohol
    0.49
    146
    0.16
    182
    50. Poisonings
    0.41
    110
    1.27
    58
    TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
      Deaths % Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,418
    32.08
    96,169
    28.62
    2. Stroke
    5,491
    23.74
    31,283
    9.31
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,144
    4.95
    4,977
    1.48
    4. Alzheimers & Dementia
    1,122
    4.85
    20,494
    6.10
    5. Stomach Cancer
    733
    3.17
    8,640
    2.57
    6. Lung Disease
    624
    2.70
    10,378
    3.09
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    622
    2.69
    1,822
    0.54
    8. Kidney Disease
    438
    1.89
    10,143
    3.02
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    431
    1.86
    10,064
    3.00
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    415
    1.79
    21,831
    6.50
    11. Liver Disease
    341
    1.47
    4,108
    1.22
    12. Breast Cancer
    322
    1.39
    3,635
    1.08
    13. Other Neoplasms
    303
    1.31
    766
    0.23
    14. Liver Cancer
    279
    1.21
    1,720
    0.51
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    232
    1.00
    1,330
    0.40
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    204
    0.88
    5,165
    1.54
    17. Prostate Cancer
    201
    0.87
    2,542
    0.76
    18. Hypertension
    197
    0.85
    19,428
    5.78
    19. Bladder Cancer
    186
    0.80
    2,619
    0.78
    20. Suicide
    184
    0.80
    3,259
    0.97
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    178
    0.77
    2,213
    0.66
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    168
    0.73
    14,842
    4.42
    23. Asthma
    155
    0.67
    3,077
    0.92
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    153
    0.66
    4,090
    1.22
    25. Leukemia
    145
    0.63
    3,240
    0.96
    26. Oral Cancer
    128
    0.55
    954
    0.28
    27. Violence
    122
    0.53
    3,613
    1.08
    28. Other Injuries
    119
    0.51
    2,573
    0.77
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    117
    0.51
    1,686
    0.50
    30. Low Birth Weight
    94
    0.41
    4,663
    1.39
    31. Falls
    76
    0.33
    2,206
    0.66
    32. Skin Cancers
    71
    0.31
    411
    0.12
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.30
    867
    0.26
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    62
    0.27
    4,987
    1.48
    35. Lymphomas
    57
    0.25
    3,887
    1.16
    36. Epilepsy
    53
    0.23
    529
    0.16
    37. Uterin Cancer
    46
    0.20
    243
    0.07
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    40
    0.17
    218
    0.06
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    37
    0.16
    1,517
    0.45
    40. Drownings
    37
    0.16
    778
    0.23
    41. Cervical Cancer
    34
    0.15
    365
    0.11
    42. Birth Trauma
    32
    0.14
    2,662
    0.79
    43. Ovary Cancer
    32
    0.14
    1,256
    0.37
    44. Drug Use
    27
    0.12
    2,136
    0.64
    45. Encephalitis
    27
    0.12
    160
    0.05
    46. Meningitis
    25
    0.11
    694
    0.21
    47. HIV/AIDS
    19
    0.08
    4,040
    1.20
    48. Alcohol
    18
    0.08
    110
    0.03
    49. Fires
    18
    0.08
    1,506
    0.45
    50. Poisonings
    13
    0.06
    960
    0.29
    CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Albania ALBANIA   Iran IRAN
      Rate World Rank Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.00
    29
    8.60
    109
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.23
    6
    15.44
    16
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.07
    93
    10.81
    147
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.34
    144
    9.72
    140
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.31
    75
    2.98
    164
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.26
    65
    2.28
    124
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.72
    140
    8.48
    86
    8. Bladder Cancer
    4.10
    27
    4.84
    13
    9. Leukemia
    3.93
    85
    5.13
    24
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    96
    1.53
    170
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    89
    0.83
    171
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.76
    164
    1.19
    177
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    88
    0.74
    150
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    179
    4.00
    112
    15. Lymphomas
    1.48
    183
    6.33
    56
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    139
    8.62
    22
    Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
    Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
    Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
    WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.