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Wallis and Futuna

Wallis and Futuna Health Stats

Definitions

  • Births and maternity > All births of boys: Live births by sex and urban/rural residence.
  • 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.
  • Deaths > Deaths of infants: An infant death is the death from any cause of a live-born child under one year of age.
  • 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 > Male: The average number of years to be lived by amen in this nation born in the same year, if mortality at each age remains constant in the future. The entry includes total population as well as the male and female components. 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 > All births of boys 201 1969 78th out of 85
Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 29.3 2008 9th out of 23
Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 13.8 2008 19th out of 21
Births and maternity > Number of births 185 2008 20th out of 21
Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 12.5 2008 67th out of 92
Deaths > Deaths of infants 15 1978 74th out of 83
Infant mortality rate > Total 4.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011 182nd out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Female 82.11 years 2011 41st out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Male 76 years 2011 42nd out of 216
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 78.98 years 2011 41st out of 216

Citation

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

Wallis and Futuna Health Profiles (Subcategories)

Births and maternity 6 Infant mortality rate 3
Deaths 3 Life expectancy at birth 3