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Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos Islands Health Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total 32 2005 59th out of 61
Births and maternity > All births of boys 236 2008 94th out of 101
Births and maternity > All births of girls 215 2008 94th out of 101
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 28 2001 20th out of 26
Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 12.6 2008 20th out of 21
Births and maternity > Number of births 453 2008 19th out of 21
Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 25.5 2005 68th out of 123
Deaths > Deaths of infants 3 2008 88th out of 92
Deaths > Deaths of infants per million people 101.76 2008 36th out of 89
Diseases > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 28 2012 123th out of 205
Infant mortality rate > Total 11.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2011 130th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Female 81.97 years 2011 43th out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 79.11 years 2011 39th out of 216

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (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.; World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Report.; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011

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Turks and Caicos Islands Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 19 Infant mortality rate 3
Deaths 18 Life expectancy at birth 3
Disease prevention 7
  • Turks and Caicos Islands ranked second for disease prevention > tuberculosis case detection rate > all forms globally in 2006.
  • Turks and Caicos Islands has ranked last for births and maternity > urban births of girls since 1976.
  • Turks and Caicos Islands has ranked last for births and maternity > urban births of boys since 1976.
  • Turks and Caicos Islands ranked #9 for infant mortality rate > total amongst Tourist destinations in 2011.