Ischemic stroke mortality rate reached 11.0 % in 2009 in Spain, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.65 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, ischemic stroke mortality rate in Spain reached an all time high of 11.6 % in 2007 and an all time low of 10.5 % in 2004.
Spain has been ranked 6th 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.