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Malawi

Malawi Health Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 42.84 per 1,000 people 2005 16th out of 181
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 29 2009 11th out of 25
Births and maternity > Future births 1,371.04 2100 23th out of 196
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 2.28% 2100 3rd out of 196
Diseases > Cancer > Cancer death rate (per 100,000 population) 140 2004 68th out of 189
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 72.94 per 1,000 people 2003 6th out of 94
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 1.34 per 1,000 people 1998 59th out of 64
Human height > Average female height 1.550 m (5 ft 1 in) 2000
Human height > Average male height 1.660 m (5 ft 5 ⁄ 2 in) 2000
Life expectancy > Men 55 years 2013 66th out of 88
Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 54.23 2011 183th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 54.06 2011 178th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 54.14 2011 180th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 0.02 per 1,000 people 2004 67th out of 67
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 28.2% 2050 150th out of 159

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; World Health Organization. Source tables; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Wikipedia: Human height (Average height around the world); British Broadcasting Corporation 2014; (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

Citation

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

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