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French Guiana

French Guiana Health Stats

Definitions

  • Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total: Legally induced abortions by urban/rural residence of woman.
  • Births and maternity > All births of boys: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • Births and maternity > All births of girls: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth: Average age of mother at first childbirth.
  • Births and maternity > Crude birth rate: Country's crude birth rate. The crude birth rate is the number of live births for every 1,000 people.
  • Births and maternity > Future births: Mid-range estimate for country's population increase due to births from five years prior to the given year. For example, from 2095 to 2100, India's population is expected to rise by 16,181 people due to births. Estimates are from the UN Population Division.
  • Births and maternity > Number of births: Total number of live births. A live birth refers to a birth after which the baby shows signs of life, however, if the baby dies after showing signs of life, it is still considered a live birth.
  • Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate: Percentage of females aged 15-19 who give birth, out of all females the same age in the country.
  • Births and maternity > Total fertility rate: Total fertility rate.
  • Deaths > Deaths of infants: An infant death is the death from any cause of a live-born child under one year of age.
  • Infant mortality rate: The number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country
  • Infant mortality rate > Total: This entry gives the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year; included is the total death rate, and deaths by sex, male and female. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country.
  • Life expectancy at birth > Female: The average number of years to be lived by a females in this nation born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. It can also be thought of as indicating the potential return on investment in human capital and is necessary for the calculation of various actuarial measures.
  • Life expectancy at birth > Male: The average number of years to be lived by amen in this nation born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. The entry includes total population as well as the male and female components. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. It can also be thought of as indicating the potential return on investment in human capital and is necessary for the calculation of various actuarial measures.
  • Life expectancy at birth > Total population: The average number of years to be lived by a group of people born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. Life expectancy at birth is also a measure of overall quality of life in a country and summarizes the mortality at all ages. It can also be thought of as indicating the potential return on investment in human capital and is necessary for the calculation of various actuarial measures.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total 1,661 2006 46th out of 54
Births and maternity > All births of boys 3,269 2007 85th out of 112
Births and maternity > All births of girls 3,117 2007 85th out of 112
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 28.5 2007 15th out of 30
Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 26.3 2010 8th out of 54
Births and maternity > Future births 7.44 2100 165th out of 196
Births and maternity > Number of births 6,083 2010 41st out of 54
Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 83.5 2007 9th out of 105
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.95% 2100 42nd out of 196
Deaths > Deaths of infants 77 2007 73th out of 104
Infant mortality rate 12.46 2005 118th out of 178
Infant mortality rate > Total 11.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2006 149th out of 222
Life expectancy at birth > Female 80.75 years 2006 47th out of 222
Life expectancy at birth > Male 73.95 years 2006 60th out of 222
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 77.27 years 2006 56th out of 222

Citation

"French Guiana Health Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/French-Guiana/Health

French Guiana Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 17 Infant mortality rate 3
Deaths 9 Life expectancy at birth 3