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South Africa

South Africa Health Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 23.51 per 1,000 people 2005 75th out of 181
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 28.7 2006 14th out of 28
Births and maternity > Future births 708.87 2100 40th out of 196
Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.83% 2100 141st out of 196
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 115.62 per 1,000 people 2003 4th out of 94
Human height > Average female height 1.590 m (5 ft 2 ⁄ 2 in) 1998
Human height > Average male height 1.690 m (5 ft 6 ⁄ 2 in) 1998
Life expectancy > Men 53 years 2013 72nd out of 88
Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 57.2 2011 173th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 53.48 2011 179th out of 196
Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 55.3 2011 177th out of 196
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 0.77 per 1,000 people 2004 16th out of 67
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 40.2% 2050 131st out of 159
Quality of health care system > Cost 45 2014 42nd out of 46
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 60.81 2014 31st out of 46

SOURCES: World Development Indicators database; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. 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; health care

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