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Gambia

Gambia Health Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 30.2 2000 6th out of 18
Births and maternity > Future births 122.98 2100 94th out of 196
Births and maternity > Infant mortality rate 49.2 2012 34th out of 193
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 2.01% 2100 25th out of 196
Deaths > Percent deaths registered <25 2006
Diseases > Cancer > Cancer death rate (per 100,000 population) 145 2004 55th out of 189
Diseases > Overweight > Average Body Mass Index (BMI) 21.73 2013 146th out of 174
Human height > Average female height 1.578 m (5 ft 2 in) 1950
Human height > Average male height 1.680 m (5 ft 6 in) 1950
Human height > Stature ratio (male to female ratio) 1.06 1950 1st out of 1
Hunger and malnutrition > Global Hunger Index 14 2013 43th out of 51
Hunger and malnutrition > Undernourished population 0.3 million 2012 67th out of 93
Hunger and malnutrition > Undernourished population > Percentage 16% 2012 46th out of 125
Life expectancy > Men 58 years 2013 55th out of 88
Life expectancy > Women 60 years 2013 58th out of 88

Citation

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

Gambia Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 16 Human height 3
Deaths 6 Hunger and malnutrition 5
Diseases 19 Life expectancy 3