Ischemic stroke mortality rate reached 11.4 % in 2009 in Australia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 7.32 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, ischemic stroke mortality rate in Australia reached an all time high of 12.6 % in 2002 and an all time low of 11.4 % in 2009.
Australia has been ranked 4th within the group of 21 countries we follow in terms of ischemic stroke mortality rate.
A stroke is the rapid loss of brain function(s) caused by a disturbance in the blood supply to the brain.