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Jersey

Jersey 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.
  • 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 > 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 296 1993 40th out of 40
Births and maternity > All births of boys 515 2007 98th out of 112
Births and maternity > All births of girls 516 2007 98th out of 112
Deaths > Deaths of infants 2 1994 106th out of 107
Infant mortality rate 5.33 2005 156th out of 178
Infant mortality rate > Total 3.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2011 196th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Female 83.94 years 2011 16th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 81.38 years 2011 11th out of 216

Citation

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

Jersey Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 8 Infant mortality rate 3
Deaths 3 Life expectancy at birth 3