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HEALTH PROFILE: Albania

Albania
COUNTRY PROFILE
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View selected causes of death and population dynamics for Albania. Health Data used is WHO, World Bank and the United Nations for population.

Albania Population Pyramid
 
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    Albania
    COUNTRY PROFILE
    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
    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
    69.4
    76.4
    72.6
    67
    47
    56
    2010
    73.2
    79.8
    76.2
    46
    39
    42
    2016
    74.3
    78.6
    76.4
    49
    63
    53
    Albania ALBANIA LIFE EXPECTANCY BY AGE
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
          World Rank
      Male Female M F
    At Birth
    74.3
    78.6
    49
    63
    Age 5
    75.3
    79.5
    47
    62
    Age 10
    75.4
    79.7
    47
    60
    Age 15
    75.5
    79.8
    47
    60
    Age 20
    75.7
    80.0
    47
    59
    Age 25
    75.9
    80.1
    49
    59
    Age 30
    76.1
    80.3
    49
    58
    Age 35
    76.4
    80.4
    50
    61
    Age 40
    76.7
    80.6
    53
    65
    Age 45
    77.1
    80.9
    54
    65
    Age 50
    77.7
    81.3
    59
    62
    Age 55
    78.5
    81.7
    60
    63
    Age 60
    79.4
    82.3
    62
    69
    Age 65
    80.5
    83.0
    67
    73
    Age 70
    82.0
    84.1
    73
    75
    Age 75
    83.7
    85.6
    84
    80
    Age 80
    86.0
    87.3
    114
    98
    Age 85
    89.2
    90.0
    128
    105
    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
    164.99
    59
    2. Stroke
    120.28
    29
    3. Lung Cancers
    26.00
    29
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    24.48
    93
    5. Stomach Cancer
    17.23
    6
    6. Breast Cancer
    16.07
    93
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.29
    6
    8. Lung Disease
    13.54
    157
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.77
    113
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.23
    151
    11. Kidney Disease
    10.33
    130
    12. Prostate Cancer
    9.34
    144
    13. Liver Disease
    8.10
    143
    14. Congenital Anomalies
    7.39
    99
    15. Other Neoplasms
    7.05
    5
    16. Liver Cancer
    6.31
    75
    17. Suicide
    5.60
    141
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.26
    65
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.72
    140
    20. Low Birth Weight
    4.70
    117
    21. Hypertension
    4.31
    156
    22. Bladder Cancer
    4.10
    27
    23. Violence
    3.96
    111
    24. Leukemia
    3.93
    85
    25. Parkinson's Disease
    3.74
    18
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.74
    180
    27. Other Injuries
    3.70
    160
    28. Asthma
    3.38
    95
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    3.05
    133
    30. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    96
    31. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    89
    32. Falls
    2.02
    170
    33. Cervical Cancer
    1.76
    164
    34. Epilepsy
    1.72
    90
    35. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.67
    96
    36. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    88
    37. Birth Trauma
    1.59
    121
    38. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    179
    39. Lymphomas
    1.48
    183
    40. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    139
    41. Drownings
    1.30
    144
    42. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.97
    8
    43. Encephalitis
    0.90
    80
    44. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.83
    156
    45. Meningitis
    0.82
    106
    46. Drug Use
    0.77
    125
    47. HIV/AIDS
    0.67
    124
    48. Fires
    0.55
    145
    49. Alcohol
    0.49
    146
    50. Poisonings
    0.41
    110
    Albania ALBANIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    7,418
    32.08
    2. Stroke
    5,491
    23.74
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,144
    4.95
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    1,122
    4.85
    5. Stomach Cancer
    733
    3.17
    6. Lung Disease
    624
    2.70
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    622
    2.69
    8. Kidney Disease
    438
    1.89
    9. Influenza and Pneumonia
    431
    1.86
    10. Road Traffic Accidents
    415
    1.79
    11. Liver Disease
    341
    1.47
    12. Breast Cancer
    322
    1.39
    13. Other Neoplasms
    303
    1.31
    14. Liver Cancer
    279
    1.21
    15. Pancreas Cancer
    232
    1.00
    16. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    204
    0.88
    17. Prostate Cancer
    201
    0.87
    18. Hypertension
    197
    0.85
    19. Bladder Cancer
    186
    0.80
    20. Suicide
    184
    0.80
    21. Parkinson's Disease
    178
    0.77
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    168
    0.73
    23. Asthma
    155
    0.67
    24. Congenital Anomalies
    153
    0.66
    25. Leukemia
    145
    0.63
      Deaths %
    26. Oral Cancer
    128
    0.55
    27. Violence
    122
    0.53
    28. Other Injuries
    119
    0.51
    29. Endocrine Disorders
    117
    0.51
    30. Low Birth Weight
    94
    0.41
    31. Falls
    76
    0.33
    32. Skin Cancers
    71
    0.31
    33. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    70
    0.30
    34. Oesophagus Cancer
    62
    0.27
    35. Lymphomas
    57
    0.25
    36. Epilepsy
    53
    0.23
    37. Uterin Cancer
    46
    0.20
    38. Multiple Sclerosis
    40
    0.17
    39. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    37
    0.16
    40. Drownings
    37
    0.16
    41. Cervical Cancer
    34
    0.15
    42. Birth Trauma
    32
    0.14
    43. Ovary Cancer
    32
    0.14
    44. Encephalitis
    27
    0.12
    45. Drug Use
    27
    0.12
    46. Meningitis
    25
    0.11
    47. HIV/AIDS
    19
    0.08
    48. Alcohol
    18
    0.08
    49. Fires
    18
    0.08
    50. Poisonings
    13
    0.06
    Albania ALBANIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    26.00
    29
    2. Stomach Cancer
    17.23
    6
    3. Breast Cancer
    16.07
    93
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.34
    144
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.31
    75
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.26
    65
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.72
    140
    8. Bladder Cancer
    4.10
    27
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    3.93
    85
    10. Oral Cancer
    3.03
    96
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    89
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.76
    164
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.64
    88
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.57
    179
    15. Lymphomas
    1.48
    183
    16. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.41
    139
    Albania ALBANIA HEALTH RISK FACTORS
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
    ALCOHOL LITERS
    Total Rank
    7.5
    79
    SMOKING %
    M F Rank
    51.2
    7.6
    12
    67
    OBESITY %
    M F Rank
    21.6
    21.8
    64
    101
    HAPPINESS SCORE
    Total Rank
    4.59
    106
    Albania ALBANIA DEMOGRAPHIC SUMMARY
      Value World Rank
    Population Total
    3.048m
    133
    Sex Ratio M / F
    0.98
    108
    Population 0-14
    18.1%
    146
    Population 15-64
    70.1%
    23
    Population 65 +
    11.9%
    53
    Birth Rate / 1000
    13.20
    133
    Death Rate / 1000
    6.80
    118
    Fertility Rate
    1.51
    170
    Infant Mortality
    11.90
    117
    Sex Ratio At Birth M / F
    1.10
    6
    Sex Ratio Under 15 M / F
    1.12
    6
      Value World Rank
    Sex Ratio 15-64 M / F
    0.96
    149
    Sex Ratio 65 + M / F
    0.88
    37
    Net Migration
    -3.30
    159
    Population Growth
    0.30%
    148
    Literacy Total
    97.6%
    68
    Literacy Male
    98.4%
    41
    Literacy Female
    96.9%
    45
    Unemployment
    14.0%
    43
    Life Expectancy / Birth
    76.4
    53
    Healthy Life Expectancy
    68.1
    45
    GDP per Capita USD
    $12,500
    95

    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.