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India Health Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Abortions 596,345 2003 3rd out of 19
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 26.5 2010 58th out of 62
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.84% 2100 135th out of 196
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 0.9 per 1,000 people 2003 58th out of 60
Human height > Average female height 1.521 m (5 ft 0 in) 2007
Human height > Average male height 1.612 m (5 ft 3 ⁄ 2 in) 2007
Life expectancy > Men 64 years 2013 91st out of 99
Life expectancy > Women 68 years 2013 92nd out of 99
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 66.8 years 2011 156th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 64.26 2011 139th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 65.96 2011 144th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 0.6 per 1,000 people 2004 19th out of 67
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 59.9% 2050 92nd out of 159
Quality of health care system > Cost 55.92 2014 35th out of 46
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 64.36 2014 28th out of 46

SOURCES: UNHDR; 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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