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Brazil

Brazil Health Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 26.4 2008 21st out of 23
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.83% 2100 143th out of 196
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 2.7 per 1,000 people 2002 35th out of 53
Human height > Average female height 1.61 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in) 2008
Human height > Average male height 1.741 m (5 ft 8 ⁄ 2 in) 2008
Life expectancy > Men 71 years 2013 26th out of 88
Life expectancy > Women 77 years 2013 24th out of 88
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 72.53 years 2011 120th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 77.05 2011 89th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 69.82 2011 101st out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 73.35 2011 98th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 2.06 per 1,000 people 2001 47th out of 78
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 59.3% 2050 95th out of 159
Quality of health care system > Cost 43.01 2014 43th out of 46
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 52.9 2014 41st out of 46

SOURCES: United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; World Development Indicators database; Wikipedia: Human height (Average height around the world); British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Derived from male and female life expectancy at birth from sources such as: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; UN (United Nations). 2001. World Population Prospects 1950-2050: The 2000 Revision. Database. Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. New York; health care

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