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Portugal

Portugal Health Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 10.5 per 1,000 people 2005 154th out of 181
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 29.7 2009 6th out of 25
Births and maternity > Future births 65.46 2100 114th out of 196
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.82% 2100 171st out of 196
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 3.6 per 1,000 people 2002 30th out of 53
Human height > Average female height 1.631 m (5 ft 4 in) 2008
Human height > Average male height 1.760 m (5 ft 9 ⁄ 2 in) 2008
Life expectancy > Men 77 years 2013 27th out of 99
Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 84 2011 13th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 80.72 2011 25th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 3.3 per 1,000 people 2003 17th out of 53
Probability of not reaching 60 13.1% 2050 23th out of 48
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 75.3% 2050 39th out of 159
Quality of health care system > Cost 66.04 2014 13th out of 23
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 66.09 2014 8th 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

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

  • Portugal ranked #16 for life expectancy at birth, total > years amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Portugal ranked second for diseases > incidence of tuberculosis > per 100,000 people amongst High income OECD countries in 2012.
  • Portugal ranked #10 for life expectancy at birth > total population amongst Catholic countries in 2011.