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New Zealand

New Zealand Health Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 14.1 per 1,000 people 2005 130th out of 181
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 29.8 2011 2nd out of 6
Births and maternity > Future births 59.47 2100 119th out of 196
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.86% 2100 108th out of 196
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 6.1 per 1,000 people 2002 13th out of 53
Human height > Average female height 1.630 m (5 ft 4 in) 1993
Human height > Average male height 1.745 m (5 ft 8 ⁄ 2 in) 1993
Life expectancy > Men 79 years 2013 10th out of 99
Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 82.8 2011 28th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 80.9 2011 20th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 2.2 per 1,000 people 2003 35th out of 53
Probability of not reaching 60 10.7% 2050 30th out of 48
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 80.9% 2050 15th out of 159
Quality of health care system > Cost 78.26 2014 4th out of 23
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 77.83 2014 4th out of 23

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; 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.; calculated on the basis of survival data from UN (United Nations). 2001. World Population Prospects 1950-2050: The 2000 Revision. Database. Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. New York; 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

Citation

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

Did you know

  • New Zealand ranked #4 for life expectancy at birth, male > years amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • New Zealand ranked #4 for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2011.
  • New Zealand ranked #4 for fertility rate > total > births per woman amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.