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Albania Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 2.94 2.942 2.93
Global Rank 138th 138th 141st
Global Population Share 0.042% 0.037% 0.034%
Global Population Density 111.84 117.79 120.57
Global Population Density Rank 50th 52nd 54th
Average Life Expectancy 76.65 78.95 80.67
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 50th 47th 48th
Fertility Rate 1.65 1.7 1.69
Fertility Rate Global Rank 159th 157th 159th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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Albania Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 1 0.21%
Congenital birth defects 2 0.41%
Lower respiratory infections 2 0.41%
Cardiovascular disease 0 0%
Cancers 0 0%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 2 0.41%
Neonatal infections 0 0%
Digestive diseases 199 40.86%
Drowning 3 0.62%
Road accidents 0 0%
Kidney disease 0 0%
Nutritional deficiencies 3 0.62%
Protein-energy malnutrition 0 0%
Diarrheal diseases 1 0.21%

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Highlights of Albania BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • As per United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), average person in Albania gets their caloric supply from :
    • Carbohydrates : 80.46%80.46%
    • Fat : 43.13%43.13%
    • Animal protein : 10.69%10.69%
    • Plant protein : 9.36%9.36%
  • 43.63% increase in caloric supply : Currently Albania gets 3193/kilocalories per person per day worth of caloric supply when compared to 2223/kilocalories per person per day in Year 1961
  • Cereals & Grains, Dairy & Eggs and Fruits & Vegetables are three major diet compositions in Albania
  • Wheat, Rice and Maize are three major Cereal preferences in Albania
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in Albania average intake is 671.48 grams
  • Grapes, Apples and Oranges & Mandarines are three major Fruit Types Intake in Albania
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in Albania average Fruit intake is 389.04grams
  • In Albania, average male height is in the decreasing trend and female height is in decreasing trend
  • 58.70% of population is suffering from obesity and this trend is continously increasing from last few years
  • Average Male BMI in Albania is in the range of obese and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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