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Health Stats: compare key data on Ecuador & United States

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STAT Ecuador United States HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 22.17 per 1,000 people
Ranked 83th. 58% more than United States
14 per 1,000 people
Ranked 131st.

Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 27.3
Ranked 23th.
28
Ranked 18th. 3% more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Future births 233.29
Ranked 75th.
5,124.49
Ranked 4th. 22 times more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.83%
Ranked 148th.
1.99%
Ranked 33th. 9% more than Ecuador

Diseases > Cancer > Cancer death rate (per 100,000 population) 117
Ranked 125th.
133
Ranked 86th. 14% more than Ecuador
Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 1.5 per 1,000 people
Ranked 45th.
3.3 per 1,000 people
Ranked 37th. 2 times more than Ecuador

Life expectancy > Men 73 years
Ranked 15th.
76 years
Ranked 30th. 4% more than Ecuador
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 75.73 years
Ranked 81st.
78.37 years
Ranked 47th. 3% more than Ecuador

Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 78.89
Ranked 58th.
81.1
Ranked 43th. 3% more than Ecuador

Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 73.08
Ranked 63th.
76.3
Ranked 42nd. 4% more than Ecuador

Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 75.92
Ranked 60th.
78.64
Ranked 40th. 4% more than Ecuador

Physicians > Per 1,000 people 1.48 per 1,000 people
Ranked 56th.
2.3 per 1,000 people
Ranked 31st. 55% more than Ecuador

Probability of reaching 65 > Male 69%
Ranked 61st.
77.4%
Ranked 32nd. 12% more than Ecuador
Quality of health care system > Cost 78.57
Ranked 2nd. 72% more than United States
45.81
Ranked 41st.
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 59.39
Ranked 2nd.
69.03
Ranked 23th. 16% more than Ecuador
Infant mortality rate > Total 19.65 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 97th. 3 times more than United States
6.06 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 171st.

Deaths > Percent deaths registered 75-89 90-100
Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman 2.67 births per woman
Ranked 83th. 30% more than United States
2.05 births per woman
Ranked 117th.

HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 1.63 per 1,000 people
Ranked 62nd.
3.27 per 1,000 people
Ranked 54th. Twice as much as Ecuador

Births and maternity > Infant mortality rate 19.8
Ranked 82nd. 3 times more than United States
6
Ranked 151st.

Life expectancy > Women 79 years
Ranked 11th.
81 years
Ranked 33th. 3% more than Ecuador
Quality of health care system > Skill and competence of medical staff 60.71
Ranked 2nd.
74.69
Ranked 16th. 23% more than Ecuador
HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate 0.4%
Ranked 76th.
0.6%
Ranked 62nd. 50% more than Ecuador

Quality of health care system > Short waiting times 32.14
Ranked 2nd.
60.5
Ranked 10th. 88% more than Ecuador
Health services > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 0.6
Ranked 29th.
3.1
Ranked 37th. 5 times more than Ecuador

Diseases > Overweight > Average Body Mass Index (BMI) 25.58
Ranked 42nd.
27.82
Ranked 5th. 9% more than Ecuador
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS 37,000
Ranked 63th.
1.2 million
Ranked 8th. 32 times more than Ecuador

Adolescent fertility rate > Births per 1,000 women ages 15-19 83.48 births
Ranked 45th. 68% more than United States
49.83 births
Ranked 83th.

Probability of reaching 65 > Female 77.3%
Ranked 75th.
85.7%
Ranked 33th. 11% more than Ecuador
Quality of health care system > Modern equipment 66.67
Ranked 2nd.
95.58
Ranked 11th. 43% more than Ecuador
Expenditure per capita > Current US$ 127.3$
Ranked 98th.
6,096.2$
Ranked 1st. 48 times more than Ecuador

Health expenditure per capita > Current US$ $331.51
Ranked 94th.
$8,607.88
Ranked 4th. 26 times more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 99.6
Ranked 14th. 3 times more than United States
34.2
Ranked 18th.

Quality of health care system > Accuracy and completeness in filling out reports 39.29
Ranked 2nd.
74.35
Ranked 11th. 89% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 59
Ranked 98th. 16 times more than United States
3.6
Ranked 196th.

Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 24.2
Ranked 10th. 79% more than United States
13.5
Ranked 24th.

Births and maternity > Maternal death rate 110 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 64th. 5 times more than United States
21 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 131st.

Maternal mortality 160 per 100,000
Ranked 51st. 20 times more than United States
8 per 100,000
Ranked 119th.
Health services > Physicians > Per 1,000 people 1.48
Ranked 56th.
2.67
Ranked 13th. 80% more than Ecuador

Services, etc., value added > Current LCU per capita 2,765.97
Ranked 98th.
36,945.6
Ranked 65th. 13 times more than Ecuador

Death rates > Children under 5 24.2
Ranked 86th. 3 times more than United States
7.8
Ranked 139th.

Death rates > Women 87.15
Ranked 106th. 7% more than United States
81.46
Ranked 121st.

Quality of health care system > Speed in delivering examinations and reports 53.57
Ranked 2nd.
69.57
Ranked 14th. 30% more than Ecuador
Death rates > Men 165.78
Ranked 92nd. 17% more than United States
141.23
Ranked 129th.

HIV AIDS > Deaths 2,200
Ranked 54th.
17,000
Ranked 18th. 8 times more than Ecuador

Quality of health care system > Friendliness and courtesy of staff 50
Ranked 2nd.
74.92
Ranked 11th. 50% more than Ecuador
Nutrition > Depth of hunger > Kilocalories per person per day 90
Ranked 150th.
100
Ranked 147th. 11% more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Number of births 303,759
Ranked 6th.
4.13 million
Ranked 1st. 14 times more than Ecuador

Hunger and malnutrition > Children > Small children underweight 6.2%
Ranked 11th. 15% more than United States
5.4%
Ranked 12th.

Life expectancy at birth > Total > Years 74.67 years
Ranked 55th.
77.71 years
Ranked 34th. 4% more than Ecuador

HIV AIDS > Deaths > Per capita 0.132 per 1,000 people
Ranked 55th. 3 times more than United States
0.048 per 1,000 people
Ranked 65th.

Life expectancy > Male 72.24
Ranked 58th.
76
Ranked 34th. 5% more than Ecuador

Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 1.98
Ranked 80th.
9.81
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than Ecuador

Quality of health care system > Convenient location 75
Ranked 2nd.
80.1
Ranked 12th. 7% more than Ecuador
Access to sanitation 94%
Ranked 43th.
100%
Ranked 6th. 6% more than Ecuador
Services, etc., value added > Current LCU 42.85 billion
Ranked 74th.
11.51 trillion
Ranked 21st. 269 times more than Ecuador

HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 2.51
Ranked 72nd.
3.91
Ranked 61st. 56% more than Ecuador

Death rates > Infants 20.4
Ranked 86th. 3 times more than United States
6.8
Ranked 139th.

Life expectancy at birth > Female 78.82 years
Ranked 82nd.
80.93 years
Ranked 52nd. 3% more than Ecuador

Life expectancy > Female 78.17
Ranked 56th.
81
Ranked 34th. 4% more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 52
Ranked 99th. The same as United States
52
Ranked 83th.
Per capita total expenditure on health in international dollars 197
Ranked 111th.
5,274
Ranked 1st. 27 times more than Ecuador
Spending > Per person 59
Ranked 83th.
4,271
Ranked 1st. 72 times more than Ecuador
Malnutrition > Stunted children under 5 29%
Ranked 8th. 7 times more than United States
3.9%
Ranked 16th.

Diseases > Measles > Children immunised against measles 98%
Ranked 48th. 9% more than United States
90%
Ranked 119th.

Diseases > HIV AIDS > Prevalance > 15-49 year old > Both sexes 0.4%
Ranked 80th.
0.7%
Ranked 56th. 75% more than Ecuador

Life expectancy at birth > Male 72.79 years
Ranked 82nd.
75.92 years
Ranked 44th. 4% more than Ecuador

Suicide rate > Gender ratio 1.9 per 100,000 people
Ranked 69th.
4.5 per 100,000 people
Ranked 18th. 2 times more than Ecuador
Life expectancy at birth > Female > Years 77.69 years
Ranked 53th.
80.67 years
Ranked 35th. 4% more than Ecuador

Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 61.9
Ranked 73th.
69.3
Ranked 29th. 12% more than Ecuador
Life expectancy > 95 percent range (78.90-80.60) (80.50-80.60)
Diseases > Cardiovascular death rate (per 100,000 population) 186
Ranked 158th. 4% more than United States
179
Ranked 162nd.
Health services > Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 1.66
Ranked 11th.
9.81
Ranked 3rd. 6 times more than Ecuador

Health spending per capita 200.35
Ranked 97th.
7,284.7
Ranked 4th. 36 times more than Ecuador

Reproductive health > Pregnant women receiving prenatal care 84.2%
Ranked 21st.
99%
Ranked 1st. 18% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Overweight > Female Body Mass Index (BMI) 25.06
Ranked 35th.
27
Ranked 10th. 8% more than Ecuador
Life expectancy at birth > Male > Years 71.79 years
Ranked 56th.
74.89 years
Ranked 36th. 4% more than Ecuador

Tuberculosis cases > Per 100,000 94
Ranked 59th. 47 times more than United States
2
Ranked 165th.
Deaths > Deaths from injuries (per 100,000 population) 83
Ranked 74th. 66% more than United States
50
Ranked 122nd.
HIV AIDS > Deaths per 1000 0.149
Ranked 54th. 3 times more than United States
0.0554
Ranked 59th.

Survival rate > To age 65 > Men 75.56
Ranked 64th.
83.35
Ranked 27th. 10% more than Ecuador

Drug access 0.0
Ranked 160th.
95%
Ranked 15th.
Infant mortality > Female babies 20.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 99th. 3 times more than United States
6.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 155th.

Deaths > Noncommunicable disease mortality rate 484
Ranked 147th. 8% more than United States
450
Ranked 156th.
Survival rate > To age 65 > Women 85.41
Ranked 64th.
88.79
Ranked 42nd. 4% more than Ecuador

Health services > Health expenditure per capita > PPP > Constant 2005 international $ $434.06
Ranked 86th.
$7,289.82
Ranked 1st. 17 times more than Ecuador

Life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 71
Ranked 83th.
77
Ranked 30th. 8% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Overweight > Male Body Mass Index (BMI) 26.09
Ranked 59th.
28.64
Ranked 6th. 10% more than Ecuador
Births and maternity > Number of births per thousand people 23.77
Ranked 10th. 77% more than United States
13.46
Ranked 23th.

Intestinal diseases death rate 14.28%
Ranked 68th. 94% more than United States
7.35%
Ranked 84th.
Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 131.02 per 100,000 people
Ranked 71st. 29 times more than United States
4.53 per 100,000 people
Ranked 193th.

Life expectancy > Inequality adjusted index 0.754
Ranked 74th.
0.863
Ranked 33th. 14% more than Ecuador
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Both sexes 122
Ranked 98th. 53% more than United States
80
Ranked 145th.

Dependency ratio per 100 61
Ranked 85th. 20% more than United States
51
Ranked 125th.
Medical staff > Dental staff (per 10,000 people) 2 16
Smoking rate > Women 5
Ranked 83th.
19
Ranked 47th. 4 times more than Ecuador
Diseases > Tuberculosis cases 3,448
Ranked 61st.
4,864
Ranked 54th. 41% more than Ecuador
Births and maternity > Births attended by skill personnel 98.2%
Ranked 25th.
99%
Ranked 16th. 1% more than Ecuador

Births and maternity > Caesarean birth rate 26%
Ranked 25th.
31%
Ranked 13th. 19% more than Ecuador

Contraception 66%
Ranked 18th.
76%
Ranked 8th. 15% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases 2
Ranked 60th.
0.0
Ranked 99th.
Infant mortality rate > Female 16.11 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 100th. 3 times more than United States
5.37 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 171st.

Hunger and malnutrition > Underweight boys under 5 11%
Ranked 30th. 6 times more than United States
2%
Ranked 14th.

Tobacco > Male smoking rate 23.9
Ranked 107th.
26.3
Ranked 95th. 10% more than Ecuador
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Aged over 15 22000 1200000
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Rape or incest Legal Legal
Diseases > Measles cases 0.0
Ranked 165th.
30
Ranked 69th.
Life expectancy > Date of information 2006 est. 2006 est.
Tobacco > Female smoking rate 5.8
Ranked 81st.
21.5
Ranked 43th. 4 times more than Ecuador
Reproductive health > Maternal mortality ratio > Modeled estimate > Per 100,000 live births 140
Ranked 59th. 6 times more than United States
24
Ranked 116th.

Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 64.1
Ranked 73th.
71.3
Ranked 29th. 11% more than Ecuador
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Males 122
Ranked 98th. 53% more than United States
80
Ranked 145th.

Diseases > Tuberculosis cases per million people 241.65
Ranked 75th. 15 times more than United States
16.15
Ranked 162nd.
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Males 59.8
Ranked 76th.
67.2
Ranked 29th. 12% more than Ecuador
Reproductive health > Lifetime risk of maternal death > 1 in > Rate varies by country 270
Ranked 103th.
2,100
Ranked 47th. 8 times more than Ecuador
HIV AIDS > Women living with aids 15-49 0.3
Ranked 73th.
0.61
Ranked 54th. 2 times more than Ecuador
Children living with AIDS per 1000 0.0497
Ranked 57th. 44% more than United States
0.0345
Ranked 61st.
Births and maternity > Future births per million people 21.73
Ranked 79th. 58% more than United States
13.79
Ranked 135th.

Spending > Public 1.7% 5.7% (1999)
Disease prevention > Tuberculosis case detection rate > All forms 50%
Ranked 141st.
86.96%
Ranked 50th. 74% more than Ecuador

Total fertility rate 2.7
Ranked 89th. 29% more than United States
2.1
Ranked 118th.
Infant mortality > Male babies 28.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 94th. 4 times more than United States
6.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 163th.

Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve mental health Legal Legal
Children living with AIDS 660
Ranked 60th.
10,000
Ranked 34th. 15 times more than Ecuador
Life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 74
Ranked 80th.
80
Ranked 32nd. 8% more than Ecuador
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Females 122
Ranked 98th. 53% more than United States
80
Ranked 145th.

Caesarian birth rate 19%
Ranked 4th.
23%
Ranked 2nd. 21% more than Ecuador
Respiratory disease child death rate 32.80 40.43 (est)
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Women > Aged above 14 12000 300000
Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases per million people 0.14
Ranked 54th.
0.0
Ranked 98th.
Diseases > Total tetanus cases 15
Ranked 52nd.
20
Ranked 42nd. 33% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Pertussis cases 14
Ranked 86th.
8,739
Ranked 3rd. 624 times more than Ecuador
Diseases > Mumps cases per million people 33.29
Ranked 45th. 14 times more than United States
2.37
Ranked 74th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > On request Illegal Legal
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Economic or social reasons Illegal Legal
Probability of dying before 5 > Females 33 per 1,000 people
Ranked 93th. 4 times more than United States
8 per 1,000 people
Ranked 152nd.
Per capita government expenditure on health in international dollars 71
Ranked 125th.
2,368
Ranked 5th. 33 times more than Ecuador
Spending > Private 2%
Ranked 75th.
7.1%
Ranked 3rd. 4 times more than Ecuador
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To save the woman's life Legal Legal
Diseases > Diabetes > Prevalence > % of population ages 20 to 79 6.89%
Ranked 109th.
9.35%
Ranked 60th. 36% more than Ecuador
Private expenditure on health as % of total expenditure on health 64%
Ranked 28th. 16% more than United States
55.1%
Ranked 51st.
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Total 86
Ranked 69th.
100
Ranked 8th. 16% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Pertussis cases per million people 0.981
Ranked 90th.
29.01
Ranked 32nd. 30 times more than Ecuador
Smoking prevalence > Females > % of adults 17.4%
Ranked 1st.
19.2%
Ranked 13th. 10% more than Ecuador

Expenditure > Total > % of GDP 5.5%
Ranked 108th.
15.4%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Ecuador

Diseases > Rubella cases 0.0
Ranked 150th.
11
Ranked 70th.
External resources for health as % of total expenditure on health 0.9%
Ranked 105th.
0.0
Ranked 146th.
Improved sanitation facilities > Rural > % of rural population with access 82%
Ranked 58th.
100%
Ranked 10th. 22% more than Ecuador

Reproductive health > Births attended by skilled health staff > % of total 98.2%
Ranked 35th.
99.3%
Ranked 17th. 1% more than Ecuador

Cause of death, by injury > % of total 14.99%
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than United States
7.38%
Ranked 93th.
Nutrition > Low-birthweight babies > % of births 10%
Ranked 16th. 28% more than United States
7.8%
Ranked 12th.

Infant mortality rate > Male 23.02 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 95th. 3 times more than United States
6.72 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 169th.

Public health spending > % of government spending 7.41%
Ranked 146th.
19.45%
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Ecuador

Private health spending > % of GDP 3.56%
Ranked 37th.
8.54%
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Ecuador

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > Urban > % of urban population with access 96%
Ranked 73th.
100%
Ranked 13th. 4% more than Ecuador

Disease prevention > Improved water source > % of population with access 94%
Ranked 85th.
99%
Ranked 48th. 5% more than Ecuador

Disease prevention > Improved water source > Urban > % of urban population with access 97%
Ranked 102nd.
100%
Ranked 18th. 3% more than Ecuador

Nutrition > Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 15%
Ranked 56th. 3 times more than United States
5%
Ranked 116th.

Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among children > % of children under 5 37.94%
Ranked 43th. 29 times more than United States
1.3%
Ranked 10th.
Diseases > Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases > % of total 65.15%
Ranked 121st.
86.57%
Ranked 46th. 33% more than Ecuador
Diseases > Female adults with HIV > % of population ages 15+ with HIV 22.6%
Ranked 128th. 14% more than United States
19.8%
Ranked 137th.

Prevalence of HIV > Total > % of population ages 15-49 0.29%
Ranked 87th.
0.6%
Ranked 69th. 2 times more than Ecuador

Contraceptive prevalence > % of women ages 15-49 72.7%
Ranked 3rd. 13% more than United States
64.2%
Ranked 7th.

Immunization > Measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 93%
Ranked 85th. The same as United States
93%
Ranked 83th.

Tuberculosis case detection rate > %, all forms 60%
Ranked 158th.
87%
Ranked 42nd. 45% more than Ecuador

Health expenditure, public > % of government expenditure 6.2%
Ranked 166th.
19.8%
Ranked 12th. 3 times more than Ecuador

Nutrition > Malnutrition prevalence > Height for age > % of children under 5 29%
Ranked 7th. 7 times more than United States
3.9%
Ranked 16th.

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Male > % ages 15-24 0.4%
Ranked 66th.
0.7%
Ranked 39th. 75% more than Ecuador
Health services > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 75.25%
Ranked 116th. 3 times more than United States
22.59%
Ranked 179th.

Health spending > % of GDP 5.84%
Ranked 97th.
15.68%
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Ecuador

Risk factors > Female adults with HIV > % of population ages 15+ with HIV 28.4%
Ranked 89th. 36% more than United States
20.91%
Ranked 125th.

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Female > % ages 15-24 0.2%
Ranked 81st.
0.3%
Ranked 65th. 50% more than Ecuador
Risk factors > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 71.88
Ranked 86th. 15 times more than United States
4.76
Ranked 179th.

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Total > % of population ages 15-49 0.3%
Ranked 85th.
0.6%
Ranked 65th. Twice as much as Ecuador

Public health spending > % of GDP 2.28%
Ranked 132nd.
7.14%
Ranked 17th. 3 times more than Ecuador

Nutrition > % of under-fives suffering from stunting moderate & severe 27
Ranked 50th. 14 times more than United States
2
Ranked 130th.
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Urban 92
Ranked 82nd.
100
Ranked 10th. 9% more than Ecuador
Drinking water availability % 85%
Ranked 75th.
100%
Ranked 10th. 18% more than Ecuador
% of routine EPI vaccines financed by government > Total 100
Ranked 68th. 79% more than United States
56
Ranked 101st.
Out-of-pocket expenditure as % of private health expenditure 88.4%
Ranked 98th. 3 times more than United States
25.4%
Ranked 180th.
Malnutrition prevalence > Weight for age > % of children under 5 11.6%
Ranked 43th. 7 times more than United States
1.6%
Ranked 20th.

% of population using improved drinking water sources > Rural 75
Ranked 70th.
100
Ranked 9th. 33% more than Ecuador
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Rural 74
Ranked 67th.
100
Ranked 8th. 35% more than Ecuador
% of population using improved drinking water sources > Urban 90
Ranked 100th.
100
Ranked 12th. 11% more than Ecuador
Births with health staff 69%
Ranked 66th.
99%
Ranked 17th. 43% more than Ecuador
Prepaid plans as % of private expenditure on health 2.3%
Ranked 78th.
65.7%
Ranked 4th. 29 times more than Ecuador
Mortality > Completeness of total death reporting > % of reported total deaths to estimated total deaths 84.9%
Ranked 31st.
100%
Ranked 1st. 18% more than Ecuador
Public health spending > % of total health spending 39.09%
Ranked 153th.
45.54%
Ranked 139th. 17% more than Ecuador

Diseases > Total tetanus cases per million people 1.05
Ranked 54th. 16 times more than United States
0.0664
Ranked 116th.
% immunized 1-year-old children > DPT3 89
Ranked 103th.
94
Ranked 75th. 6% more than Ecuador
Health expenditure, total > % of GDP 7.26%
Ranked 77th.
17.85%
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Ecuador

Nutrition > Prevalence of overweight > % of children under 5 5.1%
Ranked 14th.
8%
Ranked 9th. 57% more than Ecuador

Smoking prevalence > Males > % of adults 45.5%
Ranked 2nd. 89% more than United States
24.1%
Ranked 28th.

Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women > % 37.81%
Ranked 45th. 7 times more than United States
5.7%
Ranked 131st.

Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 6%
Ranked 102nd. 2 times more than United States
2.5%
Ranked 144th.

Improved water source > % of population with access 94%
Ranked 69th.
100%
Ranked 15th. 6% more than Ecuador

Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions > % of total 19.87%
Ranked 84th. 3 times more than United States
6.05%
Ranked 149th.
Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 85.4%
Ranked 100th. 4 times more than United States
23.8%
Ranked 180th.

Nutrition > % of under-fives suffering from underweight moderate & severe 15
Ranked 64th. 15 times more than United States
1
Ranked 136th.
% of population using improved drinking water sources > Total 85
Ranked 78th.
100
Ranked 10th. 18% more than Ecuador
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP 4.8%
Ranked 131st.
14.6%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Ecuador
% immunized 1-year-old children > Measles 80
Ranked 120th.
91
Ranked 80th. 14% more than Ecuador
Tuberculosis cases detected under DOTS 27.64%
Ranked 161st.
85.12%
Ranked 33th. 3 times more than Ecuador

% immunized 1-year-old children > Polio3 90
Ranked 101st. The same as United States
90
Ranked 96th.
Health services > External resources for health > % of total expenditure on health 0.8%
Ranked 99th.
0.0
Ranked 147th.

Malnutrition prevalence > Height for age > % of children under 5 26.4%
Ranked 10th. 24 times more than United States
1.1%
Ranked 17th.

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access 92%
Ranked 69th.
100%
Ranked 13th. 9% more than Ecuador

Disease prevention > Tuberculosis treatment success rate > % of registered cases 75.44%
Ranked 86th.
85.5%
Ranked 43th. 13% more than Ecuador

% immunized 1-year-old children > HepB3 85
Ranked 67th.
88
Ranked 60th. 4% more than Ecuador
Pregnant women receiving prenatal care 84.2%
Ranked 12th.
99%
Ranked 1st. 18% more than Ecuador
Improved sanitation facilities > Urban > % of urban population with access 94%
Ranked 72nd.
100%
Ranked 13th. 6% more than Ecuador

Tuberculosis treatment success rate > % of registered cases 84.51%
Ranked 61st. 39% more than United States
60.73%
Ranked 153th.

Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access 89%
Ranked 60th.
100%
Ranked 11th. 12% more than Ecuador

Health expenditure, public > % of total health expenditure 41.01%
Ranked 150th.
45.94%
Ranked 138th. 12% more than Ecuador

Diseases > Overweight > Ratio of male to female BMI 1.04
Ranked 116th.
1.06
Ranked 76th. 2% more than Ecuador
Births attended by skilled health staff > % of total 74.7%
Ranked 19th.
99%
Ranked 8th. 33% more than Ecuador

Expenditure > Public > % of GDP 2.24%
Ranked 132nd.
6.88%
Ranked 21st. 3 times more than Ecuador

Diseases > Measles cases per million people 0.0
Ranked 162nd.
0.0996
Ranked 112th.
Diseases > Mumps cases 475
Ranked 38th.
715
Ranked 35th. 51% more than Ecuador
Births and maternity > Percent of births registered 85 >90
Diseases > Rubella cases per million people 0.0
Ranked 147th.
0.0365
Ranked 103th.
Life expectancy > 95% range (78.90-80.60) (80.50-80.60)

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