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Health Stats: compare key data on Portugal & United States

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STAT Portugal United States HISTORY
Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 10.5 per 1,000 people
Ranked 154th.
14 per 1,000 people
Ranked 131st. 33% more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 29.7
Ranked 6th. 6% more than United States
28
Ranked 18th.

Births and maternity > Future births 65.46
Ranked 114th.
5,124.49
Ranked 4th. 78 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.82%
Ranked 171st.
1.99%
Ranked 33th. 9% more than Portugal

Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 3.6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 30th. 9% more than United States
3.3 per 1,000 people
Ranked 37th.

Life expectancy > Men 77 years
Ranked 27th. 1% more than United States
76 years
Ranked 30th.
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 78.54 years
Ranked 46th. About the same as United States
78.37 years
Ranked 47th.

Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 84
Ranked 13th. 4% more than United States
81.1
Ranked 43th.

Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 77.6
Ranked 29th. 2% more than United States
76.3
Ranked 42nd.

Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 80.72
Ranked 25th. 3% more than United States
78.64
Ranked 40th.

Obesity 12.8%
Ranked 15th.
30.6%
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than Portugal
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 3.3 per 1,000 people
Ranked 17th. 43% more than United States
2.3 per 1,000 people
Ranked 31st.

Probability of not reaching 60 13.1%
Ranked 23th. 2% more than United States
12.8%
Ranked 24th.
Quality of health care system > Cost 66.04
Ranked 13th. 44% more than United States
45.81
Ranked 41st.
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 66.09
Ranked 8th.
69.03
Ranked 23th. 4% more than Portugal
Blood types > O negative 6%
Ranked 5th.
6.6%
Ranked 1st. 10% more than Portugal
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 75.3%
Ranked 39th.
77.4%
Ranked 32nd. 3% more than Portugal
Diseases > Cancer > Cancer death rate (per 100,000 population) 134
Ranked 84th. 1% more than United States
133
Ranked 86th.
Infant mortality rate > Total 4.66 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 183th.
6.06 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 171st. 30% more than Portugal

Life expectancy > Years of potential life lost from premature death > Females 2,858
Ranked 6th.
3,633
Ranked 3rd. 27% more than Portugal
Deaths > Percent deaths registered 90-100 90-100
Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman 1.4 births per woman
Ranked 153th.
2.05 births per woman
Ranked 117th. 46% more than Portugal

HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 2.14 per 1,000 people
Ranked 68th.
3.27 per 1,000 people
Ranked 54th. 53% more than Portugal

Life expectancy > Years of potential life lost from premature death > Males 6,024
Ranked 6th.
6,291
Ranked 5th. 4% more than Portugal
Heart disease deaths 55.9 per 100,000 people
Ranked 23th.
106.5 per 100,000 people
Ranked 13th. 91% more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Infant mortality rate 2.9
Ranked 183th.
6
Ranked 151st. 2 times more than Portugal

Life expectancy > Women 83 years
Ranked 23th. 2% more than United States
81 years
Ranked 33th.
Blood types > AB negative 0.5%
Ranked 5th.
0.6%
Ranked 1st. 20% more than Portugal
Quality of health care system > Skill and competence of medical staff 68.75
Ranked 10th.
74.69
Ranked 16th. 9% more than Portugal
Blood types > O positive 36.2%
Ranked 6th.
37.4%
Ranked 1st. 3% more than Portugal
HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate 0.6%
Ranked 63th. The same as United States
0.6%
Ranked 62nd.

Blood types > B negative 1.1%
Ranked 5th.
1.5%
Ranked 1st. 36% more than Portugal
Quality of health care system > Short waiting times 40.87
Ranked 13th.
60.5
Ranked 10th. 48% more than Portugal
Health services > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 3.5
Ranked 47th. 13% more than United States
3.1
Ranked 37th.

Diseases > Overweight > Average Body Mass Index (BMI) 24.59
Ranked 74th.
27.82
Ranked 5th. 13% more than Portugal
Blood types > A Positive 39.8%
Ranked 2nd. 11% more than United States
35.7%
Ranked 1st.
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS 42,000
Ranked 60th.
1.2 million
Ranked 8th. 29 times more than Portugal

Adolescent fertility rate > Births per 1,000 women ages 15-19 18.13 births
Ranked 140th.
49.83 births
Ranked 83th. 3 times more than Portugal

Blood types > B positive 6.6%
Ranked 8th.
8.5%
Ranked 1st. 29% more than Portugal
Probability of reaching 65 > Female 88.4%
Ranked 21st. 3% more than United States
85.7%
Ranked 33th.
Blood types > AB positive 2.9%
Ranked 6th.
3.4%
Ranked 1st. 17% more than Portugal
Quality of health care system > Modern equipment 91.49
Ranked 7th.
95.58
Ranked 11th. 4% more than Portugal
Deaths > Deaths of infants 303
Ranked 19th.
24,548
Ranked 3rd. 81 times more than Portugal

Expenditure per capita > Current US$ 1,665.1$
Ranked 26th.
6,096.2$
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Portugal

Health expenditure per capita > Current US$ $2,310.62
Ranked 27th.
$8,607.88
Ranked 4th. 4 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 15.6
Ranked 57th.
34.2
Ranked 18th. 2 times more than Portugal

Teenage pregnancy 7,403 births
Ranked 11th.
494,357 births
Ranked 1st. 67 times more than Portugal
Quality of health care system > Accuracy and completeness in filling out reports 64.42
Ranked 10th.
74.35
Ranked 11th. 15% more than Portugal
Births > Low birth weight 7.4%
Ranked 7th.
7.8%
Ranked 5th. 5% more than Portugal
Diseases > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 26
Ranked 126th. 7 times more than United States
3.6
Ranked 196th.

Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 9.1
Ranked 35th.
13.5
Ranked 24th. 48% more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Maternal death rate 8 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 154th.
21 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 131st. 3 times more than Portugal

Maternal mortality 8 per 100,000
Ranked 120th. The same as United States
8 per 100,000
Ranked 119th.
Health services > Physicians > Per 1,000 people 3.44
Ranked 5th. 29% more than United States
2.67
Ranked 13th.

Services, etc., value added > Current LCU per capita 10,613.2
Ranked 118th.
36,945.6
Ranked 65th. 3 times more than Portugal

Death rates > Children under 5 3.7
Ranked 169th.
7.8
Ranked 139th. 2 times more than Portugal

Death rates > Women 53.46
Ranked 146th.
81.46
Ranked 121st. 52% more than Portugal

Quality of health care system > Speed in delivering examinations and reports 53.37
Ranked 16th.
69.57
Ranked 14th. 30% more than Portugal
Death rates > Men 128.2
Ranked 128th.
141.23
Ranked 129th. 10% more than Portugal

HIV AIDS > Deaths 1,000
Ranked 69th.
17,000
Ranked 18th. 17 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total 17,932
Ranked 22nd.
825,564
Ranked 2nd. 46 times more than Portugal

Quality of health care system > Friendliness and courtesy of staff 69.34
Ranked 5th.
74.92
Ranked 11th. 8% more than Portugal
Nutrition > Depth of hunger > Kilocalories per person per day 110
Ranked 143th. 10% more than United States
100
Ranked 147th.

Births and maternity > Number of births 96,856
Ranked 13th.
4.13 million
Ranked 1st. 43 times more than Portugal

Daily smokers 20.5%
Ranked 26th. 17% more than United States
17.5%
Ranked 29th.
Life expectancy at birth > Total > Years 78.07 years
Ranked 32nd. About the same as United States
77.71 years
Ranked 34th.

HIV AIDS > Deaths > Per capita 0.097 per 1,000 people
Ranked 66th. 2 times more than United States
0.048 per 1,000 people
Ranked 65th.

Reproductive health > Use of birth control > Women over 15 67.1
Ranked 5th.
72.9
Ranked 4th. 9% more than Portugal

Life expectancy > Male 76.24
Ranked 32nd. About the same as United States
76
Ranked 34th.

Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 5.33
Ranked 42nd.
9.81
Ranked 14th. 84% more than Portugal

Quality of health care system > Convenient location 74.53
Ranked 12th.
80.1
Ranked 12th. 7% more than Portugal
Services, etc., value added > Current LCU 112.9 billion
Ranked 97th.
11.51 trillion
Ranked 21st. 102 times more than Portugal

Health care system > Population covered by public health insurance 100%
Ranked 17th. 3 times more than United States
31.8%
Ranked 34th.
Infant mortality > Infant mortality 3.3 Deaths per 1 000 live bir
Ranked 23th.
6.9 Deaths per 1 000 live bir
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Portugal
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 3.95
Ranked 60th. 1% more than United States
3.91
Ranked 61st.

Death rates > Infants 3
Ranked 170th.
6.8
Ranked 139th. 2 times more than Portugal

Life expectancy at birth > Female 82.01 years
Ranked 42nd. 1% more than United States
80.93 years
Ranked 52nd.

Health care system > Total public and private health insurance coverage 100%
Ranked 18th. 18% more than United States
84.9%
Ranked 33th.
Life expectancy > Female 82.41
Ranked 24th. 2% more than United States
81
Ranked 34th.

Births and maternity > Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 24
Ranked 123th.
52
Ranked 83th. 2 times more than Portugal
Per capita total expenditure on health in international dollars 1,702
Ranked 26th.
5,274
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total per thousand people 1.69
Ranked 41st.
2.71
Ranked 27th. 61% more than Portugal

Spending > Per person 859
Ranked 25th.
4,271
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Twin births per million people 264.94
Ranked 25th.
447.29
Ranked 7th. 69% more than Portugal

Respiratory disease deaths 55.5 per 100,000 people
Ranked 6th. 8% more than United States
51.6 per 100,000 people
Ranked 8th.
Digestive disease deaths 29.9 per 100,000 people
Ranked 3rd. 46% more than United States
20.5 per 100,000 people
Ranked 16th.
Diseases > Measles > Children immunised against measles 96%
Ranked 70th. 7% more than United States
90%
Ranked 119th.

Diseases > HIV AIDS > Prevalance > 15-49 year old > Both sexes 0.7%
Ranked 60th. The same as United States
0.7%
Ranked 56th.

Life expectancy at birth > Male 75.28 years
Ranked 53th.
75.92 years
Ranked 44th. 1% more than Portugal

Suicide rate > Gender ratio 3.6 per 100,000 people
Ranked 36th.
4.5 per 100,000 people
Ranked 18th. 25% more than Portugal
Life expectancy at birth > Female > Years 81.4 years
Ranked 28th. 1% more than United States
80.67 years
Ranked 35th.

Life expectancy > Life expectancy at birth > Total 78.9 Number of years
Ranked 22nd. 1% more than United States
77.8 Number of years
Ranked 24th.
Life expectancy > 95 percent range (82.20-82.50) (80.50-80.60)
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 69.2
Ranked 30th.
69.3
Ranked 29th. About the same as Portugal
Diseases > Cardiovascular death rate (per 100,000 population) 200
Ranked 153th. 12% more than United States
179
Ranked 162nd.
Teenage pregnancy per million 730.85 births
Ranked 8th.
1,792.1 births
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than Portugal
Health services > Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 4.83
Ranked 35th.
9.81
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > All births of boys 46,161
Ranked 17th.
2.11 million
Ranked 1st. 46 times more than Portugal

Health spending per capita 2,108.28
Ranked 28th.
7,284.7
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Portugal

Diseases > Overweight > Female Body Mass Index (BMI) 22.69
Ranked 96th.
27
Ranked 10th. 19% more than Portugal
Suicide rate > Young males 4.3 per 100,000 people
Ranked 40th.
21.9 per 100,000 people
Ranked 15th. 5 times more than Portugal
Life expectancy at birth > Male > Years 74.9 years
Ranked 35th. The same as United States
74.89 years
Ranked 36th.

Tuberculosis cases > Per 100,000 17
Ranked 120th. 9 times more than United States
2
Ranked 165th.
Deaths > Deaths from injuries (per 100,000 population) 40
Ranked 143th.
50
Ranked 122nd. 25% more than Portugal
HIV AIDS > Deaths per 1000 0.0972
Ranked 66th. 75% more than United States
0.0554
Ranked 59th.

Survival rate > To age 65 > Men 82.5
Ranked 32nd.
83.35
Ranked 27th. 1% more than Portugal

Drug access 95%
Ranked 41st. The same as United States
95%
Ranked 15th.
Infant mortality > Female babies 5.4 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 167th.
6.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 155th. 26% more than Portugal

Deaths > Noncommunicable disease mortality rate 456
Ranked 154th. 1% more than United States
450
Ranked 156th.
Life expectancy > Healthy years 66.8 years
Ranked 23th.
67.6 years
Ranked 22nd. 1% more than Portugal
Suicide rate > Young females 2 per 100,000 people
Ranked 39th.
3.8 per 100,000 people
Ranked 26th. 90% more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Twin births 2,797
Ranked 13th.
137,217
Ranked 1st. 49 times more than Portugal

Deaths > Deaths of infants per million people 28.78
Ranked 35th.
79.36
Ranked 33th. 3 times more than Portugal

Survival rate > To age 65 > Women 92.22
Ranked 17th. 4% more than United States
88.79
Ranked 42nd.

Health services > Health expenditure per capita > PPP > Constant 2005 international $ $2,283.61
Ranked 29th.
$7,289.82
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Portugal

Life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 77
Ranked 35th. The same as United States
77
Ranked 30th.
Diseases > Overweight > Male Body Mass Index (BMI) 26.49
Ranked 44th.
28.64
Ranked 6th. 8% more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Number of births per thousand people 9.17
Ranked 34th.
13.46
Ranked 23th. 47% more than Portugal

Intestinal diseases death rate 0.17%
Ranked 137th.
7.35%
Ranked 84th. 43 times more than Portugal
Health care funding > Total per capita $1,439.00 per capita
Ranked 20th.
$4,631.00 per capita
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Portugal
Percentage of life lived in ill health > Female 13.4%
Ranked 7th.
13.5%
Ranked 6th. 1% more than Portugal
Health services > Outpatient visits per capita 3.9
Ranked 26th.
9
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Portugal

Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 32.94 per 100,000 people
Ranked 128th. 7 times more than United States
4.53 per 100,000 people
Ranked 193th.

Diseases > Obesity > Obesity rate (men) 13.4%
Ranked 12th.
33.2%
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Portugal
Life expectancy > Inequality adjusted index 0.893
Ranked 28th. 3% more than United States
0.863
Ranked 33th.
Deaths > Deaths of infant boys 175
Ranked 27th.
13,698
Ranked 2nd. 78 times more than Portugal

Child maltreatment deaths 0.4 per 100,000 children
Ranked 22nd.
2.2 per 100,000 children
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Portugal
Deaths > Rural deaths of infants per million people 41.38
Ranked 27th.
166.98
Ranked 14th. 4 times more than Portugal

Deaths > Deaths of infant boys per million people 16.58
Ranked 42nd.
44.28
Ranked 24th. 3 times more than Portugal

Teen birth rate 25
Ranked 20th.
64
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Portugal
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Both sexes 54
Ranked 173th.
80
Ranked 145th. 48% more than Portugal

Dependency ratio per 100 49
Ranked 134th.
51
Ranked 125th. 4% more than Portugal
Medical staff > Dental staff (per 10,000 people) 6 16
Smoking rate > Women 15
Ranked 53th.
19
Ranked 47th. 27% more than Portugal
Diseases > Tuberculosis cases 1,173
Ranked 93th.
4,864
Ranked 54th. 4 times more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Births attended by skill personnel 99.7%
Ranked 16th. 1% more than United States
99%
Ranked 16th.

Births and maternity > Caesarean birth rate 31%
Ranked 16th. The same as United States
31%
Ranked 13th.

Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases 0.0
Ranked 161st.
0.0
Ranked 99th.
Infant mortality rate > Female 4.18 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 185th.
5.37 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 171st. 28% more than Portugal

Health care funding > Private per capita $414.00 per capita
Ranked 17th.
$2,580.00 per capita
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Triplet births per million people 8.43
Ranked 16th.
19.25
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than Portugal

Red Cross donations 200,000
Ranked 21st.
221.26 million
Ranked 1st. 1106 times more than Portugal
Health care funding > Public per capita $1,025.00 per capita
Ranked 20th.
$2,051.00 per capita
Ranked 3rd. Twice as much as Portugal
Tobacco > Male smoking rate 40.6
Ranked 44th. 54% more than United States
26.3
Ranked 95th.
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Aged over 15 32000 1200000
Acute care beds 3.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th. 10% more than United States
2.9 per 1,000 people
Ranked 19th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Rape or incest Legal Legal
Life expectancy > Male healthy years 64.3 years
Ranked 23th.
66.4 years
Ranked 22nd. 3% more than Portugal
Deaths > Deaths of infant girls 126
Ranked 28th.
10,850
Ranked 2nd. 86 times more than Portugal

Deaths > Urban deaths of infants 264
Ranked 29th.
42,750
Ranked 2nd. 162 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Single births 93,970
Ranked 16th.
3.99 million
Ranked 1st. 42 times more than Portugal

Diseases > Measles cases 0.0
Ranked 172nd.
30
Ranked 69th.
Years lived in ill health > Male 8.5 years
Ranked 4th. 6% more than United States
8 years
Ranked 7th.
Years lived in ill health > Female 10.7 years
Ranked 5th. The same as United States
10.7 years
Ranked 4th.
Life expectancy > Date of information 2006 est. 2006 est.
Tobacco > Female smoking rate 31
Ranked 9th. 44% more than United States
21.5
Ranked 43th.
Reproductive health > Maternal mortality ratio > Modeled estimate > Per 100,000 live births 7
Ranked 152nd.
24
Ranked 116th. 3 times more than Portugal

Red Cross donations per capita 0.0196
Ranked 27th.
0.784
Ranked 13th. 40 times more than Portugal
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 71.7
Ranked 26th. 1% more than United States
71.3
Ranked 29th.
Percentage of life lived in ill health > Males 11.7%
Ranked 4th. 8% more than United States
10.8%
Ranked 9th.
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Males 54
Ranked 173th.
80
Ranked 145th. 48% more than Portugal

Diseases > Tuberculosis cases per million people 110.57
Ranked 107th. 7 times more than United States
16.15
Ranked 162nd.
Diseases > Obesity > Obesity rate (women) 13.4%
Ranked 12th.
33.2%
Ranked 4th. 2 times more than Portugal
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Males 66.7
Ranked 33th.
67.2
Ranked 29th. 1% more than Portugal
Reproductive health > Lifetime risk of maternal death > 1 in > Rate varies by country 9,800
Ranked 14th. 5 times more than United States
2,100
Ranked 47th.
HIV AIDS > Women living with aids 15-49 0.52
Ranked 57th.
0.61
Ranked 54th. 17% more than Portugal
Children living with AIDS per 1000 0.0335
Ranked 62nd.
0.0345
Ranked 61st. 3% more than Portugal
Births and maternity > Future births per million people 9.66
Ranked 178th.
13.79
Ranked 135th. 43% more than Portugal

Spending > Public 5.1% 5.7% (1999)
Daily smokers > 1990 19%
Ranked 27th.
25.6%
Ranked 26th. 35% more than Portugal
Disease prevention > Tuberculosis case detection rate > All forms 86.96%
Ranked 70th. The same as United States
86.96%
Ranked 50th.

Life expectancy > Female healthy years 69.4 years
Ranked 23th. 1% more than United States
68.8 years
Ranked 24th.
Total fertility rate 1.4
Ranked 153th.
2.1
Ranked 118th. 50% more than Portugal
Infant mortality > Male babies 5.6 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 168th.
6.8 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 163th. 21% more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve mental health Legal Legal
Life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 81
Ranked 28th. 1% more than United States
80
Ranked 32nd.
Children living with AIDS 350
Ranked 66th.
10,000
Ranked 34th. 29 times more than Portugal
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Females 54
Ranked 173th.
80
Ranked 145th. 48% more than Portugal

Caesarian birth rate 30%
Ranked 1st. 30% more than United States
23%
Ranked 2nd.
Respiratory disease child death rate 1.87 40.43 (est)
Life expectancy > Centenarians per 100,000 people 2.72
Ranked 34th.
17.3
Ranked 11th. 6 times more than Portugal
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Women > Aged above 14 1300 300000
Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases per million people 0.0
Ranked 158th.
0.0
Ranked 98th.
Diseases > Mumps cases per million people 18
Ranked 60th. 8 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
Diseases > Pertussis cases 22
Ranked 81st.
8,739
Ranked 3rd. 397 times more than Portugal
Diseases > Total tetanus cases 9
Ranked 68th.
20
Ranked 42nd. 2 times more than Portugal
Probability of dying before 5 > Females 7 per 1,000 people
Ranked 159th.
8 per 1,000 people
Ranked 152nd. 14% more than Portugal
Per capita government expenditure on health in international dollars 1,201
Ranked 25th.
2,368
Ranked 5th. 97% more than Portugal
Growth in health expenditure > Per annum 5.3%
Ranked 2nd. 66% more than United States
3.2%
Ranked 8th.
Spending > Private 2.5%
Ranked 59th.
7.1%
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Portugal
Stomach cancer deaths 16
Ranked 2nd. 5 times more than United States
3.4
Ranked 26th.
Public health spending > % of government spending 15.44%
Ranked 36th.
19.45%
Ranked 6th. 26% more than Portugal

Private health spending > % of GDP 2.94%
Ranked 57th.
8.54%
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Portugal

Diseases > Overweight > Ratio of male to female BMI 1.17
Ranked 16th. 10% more than United States
1.06
Ranked 76th.
Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births per million people 0.0
Ranked 31st.
1.42
Ranked 9th.

Cause of death, by injury > % of total 4.28%
Ranked 169th.
7.38%
Ranked 93th. 72% more than Portugal
Diseases > Measles cases per million people 0.0
Ranked 169th.
0.0996
Ranked 112th.
Diseases > Diabetes > Prevalence > % of population ages 20 to 79 9.56%
Ranked 57th. 2% more than United States
9.35%
Ranked 60th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To save the woman's life Legal Legal
Births and maternity > Single births per thousand people 8.9
Ranked 34th.
13
Ranked 14th. 46% more than Portugal

Births and maternity > All births of boys per thousand people 4.39
Ranked 42nd.
6.89
Ranked 36th. 57% more than Portugal

Life expectancy > 95% range (82.20-82.50) (80.50-80.60)
Nutrition > Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 5%
Ranked 157th. The same as United States
5%
Ranked 116th.

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > Urban > % of urban population with access 100%
Ranked 33th. The same as United States
100%
Ranked 13th.

Disease prevention > Improved water source > % of population with access 99%
Ranked 52nd. The same as United States
99%
Ranked 48th.

Disease prevention > Improved water source > Urban > % of urban population with access 99%
Ranked 75th.
100%
Ranked 18th. 1% more than Portugal

Deaths > Urban deaths of infants per million people 26.39
Ranked 38th.
213
Ranked 12th. 8 times more than Portugal

Immunisation > Immunization, DPT > % of children ages 12-23 months 98%
Ranked 47th. 3% more than United States
95%
Ranked 85th.

Immunisation > Immunization, measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 97%
Ranked 54th. 5% more than United States
92%
Ranked 107th.

Diseases > Rubella cases per million people 0.566
Ranked 84th. 15 times more than United States
0.0365
Ranked 103th.
Expenditure > Private > % of GDP 2.78%
Ranked 65th.
8.52%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Portugal

HIVAIDS > Adult prevalence rate 15-49 years, 0.5
Ranked 63th.
0.6
Ranked 55th. 20% more than Portugal
Births and maternity > All births of girls 43,680
Ranked 17th.
2.02 million
Ranked 1st. 46 times more than Portugal

Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of total expenditure on health 27.31%
Ranked 101st. 2 times more than United States
11.29%
Ranked 169th.

Female adults with HIV > % of population ages 15+ with HIV 4.06%
Ranked 112th.
25%
Ranked 91st. 6 times more than Portugal

Health expenditure, private > % of GDP 3.72%
Ranked 41st.
9.65%
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Portugal

Births and maternity > Triplet births 89
Ranked 12th.
5,905
Ranked 1st. 66 times more than Portugal

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Male > % ages 15-24 0.5%
Ranked 54th.
0.7%
Ranked 39th. 40% more than Portugal
Health services > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 77.45%
Ranked 109th. 3 times more than United States
22.59%
Ranked 179th.

Health spending > % of GDP 10%
Ranked 17th.
15.68%
Ranked 2nd. 57% more than Portugal

Public spending as % of total 70.5%
Ranked 18th. 57% more than United States
44.9%
Ranked 25th.
Out-of-pocket expenditure as % of private health expenditure 95.7%
Ranked 75th. 4 times more than United States
25.4%
Ranked 180th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Foetal impairment Legal Legal
Health expenditure, total > % of GDP 10.36%
Ranked 22nd.
17.85%
Ranked 3rd. 72% more than Portugal

Smoking prevalence > Females > % of adults 9.5%
Ranked 15th.
19.2%
Ranked 13th. 2 times more than Portugal

Expenditure > Total > % of GDP 9.8%
Ranked 16th.
15.4%
Ranked 1st. 57% more than Portugal

Prepaid plans as % of private expenditure on health 4.3%
Ranked 67th.
65.7%
Ranked 4th. 15 times more than Portugal
Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 79.4%
Ranked 118th. 3 times more than United States
23.8%
Ranked 180th.

External resources for health as % of total expenditure on health 0.0
Ranked 168th.
0.0
Ranked 146th.
Reproductive health > Births attended by skilled health staff > % of total 99.9%
Ranked 7th. 1% more than United States
99.3%
Ranked 17th.

Immunization > Measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 93%
Ranked 87th. The same as United States
93%
Ranked 83th.

Tuberculosis case detection rate > %, all forms 89%
Ranked 21st. 2% more than United States
87%
Ranked 42nd.

Health expenditure, public > % of government expenditure 13.44%
Ranked 67th.
19.8%
Ranked 12th. 47% more than Portugal

Health expenditure, public > % of GDP 6.63%
Ranked 30th.
8.2%
Ranked 12th. 24% more than Portugal

Immunization > DPT > % of children ages 12-23 months 93%
Ranked 90th.
96%
Ranked 58th. 3% more than Portugal

Diseases > Rubella cases 6
Ranked 79th.
11
Ranked 70th. 83% more than Portugal
Disease prevention > Immunisation against tetanus > % of children ages 12-23 months 96%
Ranked 68th. 1% more than United States
95%
Ranked 76th.

Disease prevention > Immunisation > Measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 95%
Ranked 72nd. 3% more than United States
92%
Ranked 92nd.

Mortality > Completeness of infant death reporting > % of reported infant deaths to estimated infant deaths 79.07%
Ranked 22nd.
100%
Ranked 2nd. 26% more than Portugal
Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > Rural > % of rural population with access 100%
Ranked 26th. 1% more than United States
99%
Ranked 32nd.

Risk factors > Female adults with HIV > % of population ages 15+ with HIV 27.65%
Ranked 102nd. 32% more than United States
20.91%
Ranked 125th.

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Female > % ages 15-24 0.3%
Ranked 74th. The same as United States
0.3%
Ranked 65th.
Risk factors > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 30.34
Ranked 118th. 6 times more than United States
4.76
Ranked 179th.

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Total > % of population ages 15-49 0.5%
Ranked 76th.
0.6%
Ranked 65th. 20% more than Portugal

Public health spending > % of GDP 7.07%
Ranked 20th.
7.14%
Ranked 17th. 1% more than Portugal

Deaths > Rural deaths of infants 414
Ranked 19th.
33,513
Ranked 2nd. 81 times more than Portugal

Private expenditure on health as % of total expenditure on health 29.3%
Ranked 122nd.
55.1%
Ranked 51st. 88% more than Portugal
Mortality > Completeness of total death reporting > % of reported total deaths to estimated total deaths 96.15%
Ranked 30th.
100%
Ranked 1st. 4% more than Portugal
Smoking prevalence > Males > % of adults 32.8%
Ranked 18th. 36% more than United States
24.1%
Ranked 28th.

Births with health staff 100%
Ranked 11th. 1% more than United States
99%
Ranked 17th.
Public health spending > % of total health spending 70.65%
Ranked 61st. 55% more than United States
45.54%
Ranked 139th.

Nutrition > Low-birthweight babies > % of births 7.9%
Ranked 17th. 1% more than United States
7.8%
Ranked 12th.

Diseases > Total tetanus cases per million people 0.848
Ranked 64th. 13 times more than United States
0.0664
Ranked 116th.
% immunized 1-year-old children > DPT3 96
Ranked 61st. 2% more than United States
94
Ranked 75th.
Total expenditure as % of GDP 9.3% of GDP
Ranked 7th.
13.9% of GDP
Ranked 1st. 49% more than Portugal
Infant mortality rate > Male 5.11 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 183th.
6.72 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 169th. 32% more than Portugal

Deaths > Deaths of infant girls per million people 11.94
Ranked 42nd.
35.08
Ranked 24th. 3 times more than Portugal

Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women > % 17.33%
Ranked 110th. 3 times more than United States
5.7%
Ranked 131st.

Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions > % of total 9.42%
Ranked 128th. 56% more than United States
6.05%
Ranked 149th.
Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 2.5%
Ranked 164th. The same as United States
2.5%
Ranked 144th.

Total expenditure on health as % of GDP 9.3%
Ranked 22nd.
14.6%
Ranked 1st. 57% more than Portugal
% immunized 1-year-old children > Measles 87
Ranked 101st.
91
Ranked 80th. 5% more than Portugal
Tuberculosis cases detected under DOTS 84.64%
Ranked 35th.
85.12%
Ranked 33th. 1% more than Portugal

% immunized 1-year-old children > Polio3 96
Ranked 60th. 7% more than United States
90
Ranked 96th.
Health services > External resources for health > % of total expenditure on health 0.0
Ranked 173th.
0.0
Ranked 147th.

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access 100%
Ranked 29th. The same as United States
100%
Ranked 13th.

Disease prevention > Tuberculosis treatment success rate > % of registered cases 87.46%
Ranked 39th. 2% more than United States
85.5%
Ranked 43th.

% immunized 1-year-old children > HepB3 58
Ranked 97th.
88
Ranked 60th. 52% more than Portugal
Tuberculosis treatment success rate > % of registered cases 84.29%
Ranked 62nd. 39% more than United States
60.73%
Ranked 153th.

Health expenditure, public > % of total health expenditure 64.05%
Ranked 81st. 39% more than United States
45.94%
Ranked 138th.

Births attended by skilled health staff > % of total 99.7%
Ranked 6th. 1% more than United States
99%
Ranked 8th.

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