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Reunion

Reunion Health Stats

Definitions

  • Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth: Average age of mother at first childbirth.
  • Births and maternity > Crude birth rate: Country's crude birth rate. The crude birth rate is the number of live births for every 1,000 people.
  • Births and maternity > Number of births: Total number of live births. A live birth refers to a birth after which the baby shows signs of life, however, if the baby dies after showing signs of life, it is still considered a live birth.
  • Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate: Percentage of females aged 15-19 who give birth, out of all females the same age in the country.
  • 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 > Average age of mother at childbirth 28.8 2007 11th out of 30
Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 16.7 2010 20th out of 54
Births and maternity > Number of births 14,146 2010 38th out of 54
Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 42.8 2007 30th out of 105
Infant mortality rate 7.95 2005 135th out of 178
Infant mortality rate > Total 7.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2006 168th out of 222
Life expectancy at birth > Female 77.75 years 2006 85th out of 222
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 74.18 years 2006 89th out of 222

Citation

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

Reunion Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 4 Life expectancy at birth 3
Infant mortality rate 3