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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
    126.59
    77
    2. Stroke
    105.31
    61
    3. Lung Cancers
    27.64
    21
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    19.92
    72
    5. Stomach Cancer
    18.46
    4
    6. Breast Cancer
    17.09
    88
    7. Inflammatory/Heart
    14.00
    17
    8. Road Traffic Accidents
    12.32
    114
    9. Lung Disease
    11.67
    165
    10. Influenza and Pneumonia
    11.29
    159
    11. Prostate Cancer
    9.85
    136
    12. Congenital Anomalies
    8.84
    83
    13. Kidney Disease
    8.08
    145
    14. Other Neoplasms
    7.53
    5
    15. Liver Cancer
    6.27
    70
    16. Low Birth Weight
    6.16
    100
    17. Liver Disease
    5.49
    162
    18. Pancreas Cancer
    5.49
    62
    19. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.94
    137
    20. Bladder Cancer
    4.30
    24
    21. Leukemia
    4.11
    83
    22. Violence
    3.90
    113
    23. Suicide
    3.83
    162
    24. Diabetes Mellitus
    3.18
    182
    25. Asthma
    3.12
    104
    TOP 50 CAUSES OF DEATH Rate World Rank
    26. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    91
    27. Hypertension
    2.67
    172
    28. Other Injuries
    2.50
    181
    29. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    84
    30. Birth Trauma
    2.20
    110
    31. Endocrine Disorders
    2.19
    158
    32. Cervical Cancer
    1.82
    163
    33. Skin Cancers
    1.71
    74
    34. Ovary Cancer
    1.54
    178
    35. Falls
    1.51
    175
    36. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    136
    37. Lymphomas
    1.30
    179
    38. Parkinson's Disease
    1.17
    80
    39. Epilepsy
    1.17
    137
    40. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    1.15
    126
    41. HIV/AIDS
    1.03
    122
    42. Drownings
    0.86
    157
    43. Encephalitis
    0.72
    81
    44. Drug Use
    0.63
    142
    45. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    0.62
    170
    46. Meningitis
    0.60
    126
    47. Multiple Sclerosis
    0.60
    28
    48. Diarrhoeal diseases
    0.43
    163
    49. Fires
    0.39
    161
    50. Tuberculosis
    0.31
    163
    Albania ALBANIA TOTAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
    PERCENT TOP 50 CAUSES
      Deaths %
    1. Coronary Heart Disease
    5,526
    28.54
    2. Stroke
    4,675
    24.15
    3. Lung Cancers
    1,149
    5.93
    4. Alzheimers/Dementia
    907
    4.68
    5. Stomach Cancer
    744
    3.84
    6. Inflammatory/Heart
    598
    3.09
    7. Lung Disease
    520
    2.69
    8. Influenza and Pneumonia
    410
    2.12
    9. Road Traffic Accidents
    395
    2.04
    10. Kidney Disease
    333
    1.72
    11. Breast Cancer
    318
    1.64
    12. Other Neoplasms
    303
    1.57
    13. Liver Cancer
    263
    1.36
    14. Pancreas Cancer
    229
    1.18
    15. Liver Disease
    222
    1.15
    16. Prostate Cancer
    203
    1.05
    17. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    202
    1.04
    18. Congenital Anomalies
    189
    0.98
    19. Bladder Cancer
    186
    0.96
    20. Leukemia
    146
    0.75
    21. Asthma
    138
    0.71
    22. Diabetes Mellitus
    137
    0.71
    23. Low Birth Weight
    129
    0.67
    24. Suicide
    124
    0.64
    25. Oral Cancer
    120
    0.62
      Deaths %
    26. Violence
    120
    0.62
    27. Hypertension
    119
    0.61
    28. Endocrine Disorders
    82
    0.42
    29. Other Injuries
    80
    0.41
    30. Skin Cancers
    72
    0.37
    31. Oesophagus Cancer
    59
    0.30
    32. Falls
    56
    0.29
    33. Parkinson's Disease
    52
    0.27
    34. Lymphomas
    49
    0.25
    35. Birth Trauma
    46
    0.24
    36. Rheumatic Heart Disease
    46
    0.24
    37. Uterin Cancer
    44
    0.23
    38. Epilepsy
    36
    0.19
    39. Cervical Cancer
    33
    0.17
    40. Ovary Cancer
    31
    0.16
    41. HIV/AIDS
    29
    0.15
    42. Peptic Ulcer Disease
    27
    0.14
    43. Drownings
    25
    0.13
    44. Multiple Sclerosis
    24
    0.12
    45. Drug Use
    21
    0.11
    46. Encephalitis
    20
    0.10
    47. Meningitis
    17
    0.09
    48. Fires
    13
    0.07
    49. Schizophrenia
    11
    0.06
    50. Tuberculosis
    10
    0.05
    Albania ALBANIA CANCER RANK BY TYPE
    AGE-STANDARDIZED DEATH RATE
    PER 100,000 POPULATION
    GOOD
     
     
     
    POOR
      Rate World Rank
    1. Lung Cancers
    27.64
    21
    2. Stomach Cancer
    18.46
    4
    3. Breast Cancer
    17.09
    88
    4. Prostate Cancer
    9.85
    136
    5. Liver Cancer
    6.27
    70
    6. Pancreas Cancer
    5.49
    62
    7. Colon-Rectum Cancers
    4.94
    137
    8. Bladder Cancer
    4.30
    24
      Rate World Rank
    9. Leukemia
    4.11
    83
    10. Oral Cancer
    2.95
    91
    11. Uterin Cancer
    2.21
    84
    12. Cervical Cancer
    1.82
    163
    13. Skin Cancers
    1.71
    74
    14. Ovary Cancer
    1.54
    178
    15. Oesophagus Cancer
    1.40
    136
    16. Lymphomas
    1.30
    179
    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
    Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
    Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
    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.