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Birth rate > Crude > Per 1,000 people 9.6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 163th.
11.9 per 1,000 people
Ranked 140th. 24% more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Average age of mother at childbirth 31.1
Ranked 5th. 6% more than United Kingdom
29.3
Ranked 9th.

Births and maternity > Future births 122.59
Ranked 96th.
782.05
Ranked 36th. 6 times more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Total fertility rate 1.86%
Ranked 100th.
1.91%
Ranked 61st. 3% more than Switzerland

Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 15th. 43% more than United Kingdom
4.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 33th.

Life expectancy > Men 80 years
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
78 years
Ranked 21st.
Life expectancy at birth > Total population 81.07 years
Ranked 15th. 1% more than United Kingdom
80.05 years
Ranked 27th.

Life expectancy at birth, female > Years 85
Ranked 6th. 3% more than United Kingdom
82.7
Ranked 30th.

Life expectancy at birth, male > Years 80.5
Ranked 2nd. 2% more than United Kingdom
78.9
Ranked 18th.

Life expectancy at birth, total > Years 82.7
Ranked 3rd. 2% more than United Kingdom
80.75
Ranked 22nd.

Obesity 7.7%
Ranked 27th.
23%
Ranked 3rd. 3 times more than Switzerland
Physicians > Per 1,000 people 3.6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 9th. 64% more than United Kingdom
2.2 per 1,000 people
Ranked 36th.

Probability of not reaching 60 9.6%
Ranked 37th.
9.9%
Ranked 36th. 3% more than Switzerland
Quality of health care system > Cost 37.96
Ranked 45th.
79.76
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Switzerland
Quality of health care system > Health care system index 68.32
Ranked 24th.
72.61
Ranked 14th. 6% more than Switzerland
Probability of reaching 65 > Male 82.2%
Ranked 10th. 1% more than United Kingdom
81.5%
Ranked 14th.
Diseases > Cancer > Cancer death rate (per 100,000 population) 125
Ranked 107th.
147
Ranked 51st. 18% more than Switzerland
Infant mortality rate > Total 4.08 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 195th.
4.62 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 184th. 13% more than Switzerland

Life expectancy > Years of potential life lost from premature death > Females 2,100
Ranked 21st.
2,564
Ranked 9th. 22% more than Switzerland
Deaths > Percent deaths registered 90-100 90-100
Fertility rate > Total > Births per woman 1.42 births per woman
Ranked 149th.
1.8 births per woman
Ranked 132nd. 27% more than Switzerland

HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS > Per capita 1.8 per 1,000 people
Ranked 72nd. 2 times more than United Kingdom
0.857 per 1,000 people
Ranked 89th.
Life expectancy > Years of potential life lost from premature death > Males 3,488
Ranked 24th.
4,220
Ranked 15th. 21% more than Switzerland
Births and maternity > Infant mortality rate 3.7
Ranked 168th.
4.1
Ranked 163th. 11% more than Switzerland

Life expectancy > Women 85 years
Ranked 4th. 4% more than United Kingdom
82 years
Ranked 30th.
Quality of health care system > Skill and competence of medical staff 75.96
Ranked 9th. 8% more than United Kingdom
70.34
Ranked 21st.
HIV AIDS > Adult prevalence rate 0.4%
Ranked 69th. Twice as much as United Kingdom
0.2%
Ranked 95th.

Quality of health care system > Short waiting times 71.15
Ranked 4th. 43% more than United Kingdom
49.81
Ranked 28th.
Health services > Hospital beds > Per 1,000 people 5.5
Ranked 27th. 41% more than United Kingdom
3.9
Ranked 21st.

Diseases > Overweight > Average Body Mass Index (BMI) 24.94
Ranked 65th.
26.19
Ranked 22nd. 5% more than Switzerland
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS 18,000
Ranked 79th.
85,000
Ranked 44th. 5 times more than Switzerland

Adolescent fertility rate > Births per 1,000 women ages 15-19 4.5 births
Ranked 177th.
24.79 births
Ranked 125th. 6 times more than Switzerland

Probability of reaching 65 > Female 90.5%
Ranked 6th. 2% more than United Kingdom
88.3%
Ranked 22nd.
Quality of health care system > Modern equipment 92
Ranked 17th.
94.74
Ranked 12th. 3% more than Switzerland
Deaths > Deaths of infants 296
Ranked 20th.
3,386
Ranked 6th. 11 times more than Switzerland

Expenditure per capita > Current US$ 5,571.9$
Ranked 3rd. 92% more than United Kingdom
2,899.7$
Ranked 18th.

Health expenditure per capita > Current US$ $9,120.81
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than United Kingdom
$3,608.65
Ranked 19th.

Births and maternity > Teenage birth rate 4.1
Ranked 83th.
25.1
Ranked 39th. 6 times more than Switzerland

Quality of health care system > Accuracy and completeness in filling out reports 73
Ranked 13th. 5% more than United Kingdom
69.84
Ranked 19th.
Births > Low birth weight 6.3%
Ranked 13th.
7.6%
Ranked 6th. 21% more than Switzerland
Diseases > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 6
Ranked 184th.
15
Ranked 155th. 3 times more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Crude birth rate 10.3
Ranked 42nd.
12.8
Ranked 26th. 24% more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Maternal death rate 8 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 151st.
12 per 100,000 live births
Ranked 143th. 50% more than Switzerland

Maternal mortality 5 per 100,000
Ranked 131st.
7 per 100,000
Ranked 121st. 40% more than Switzerland
Health services > Physicians > Per 1,000 people 3.97
Ranked 6th. 80% more than United Kingdom
2.2
Ranked 35th.

Death rates > Children under 5 4.4
Ranked 158th.
5.5
Ranked 152nd. 25% more than Switzerland

Death rates > Women 45.6
Ranked 156th.
61.12
Ranked 148th. 34% more than Switzerland

Quality of health care system > Speed in delivering examinations and reports 74.04
Ranked 7th. 22% more than United Kingdom
60.55
Ranked 26th.
Death rates > Men 78.37
Ranked 156th.
99.85
Ranked 157th. 27% more than Switzerland

Diseases > HIV AIDS > AIDS deaths 200
Ranked 82nd.
500
Ranked 68th. 3 times more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total 10,694
Ranked 22nd.
202,402
Ranked 2nd. 19 times more than Switzerland

Quality of health care system > Friendliness and courtesy of staff 72
Ranked 15th. About the same as United Kingdom
71.92
Ranked 16th.
Nutrition > Depth of hunger > Kilocalories per person per day 120
Ranked 132nd. 9% more than United Kingdom
110
Ranked 140th.

Births and maternity > Number of births 80,290
Ranked 24th.
790,204
Ranked 6th. 10 times more than Switzerland

Daily smokers 26.8%
Ranked 15th. 3% more than United Kingdom
26%
Ranked 18th.
Life expectancy at birth > Total > Years 81.24 years
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
78.95 years
Ranked 25th.

Life expectancy > Male 79.83
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
77.88
Ranked 17th.

Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 17.48
Ranked 3rd. 85% more than United Kingdom
9.47
Ranked 4th.

Quality of health care system > Convenient location 80.77
Ranked 9th. 5% more than United Kingdom
76.76
Ranked 23th.
Access to sanitation 100%
Ranked 3rd. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 11th.
Health care system > Population covered by public health insurance 100%
Ranked 9th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 6th.
Infant mortality > Infant mortality 4.4 Deaths per 1 000 live bir
Ranked 13th.
5 Deaths per 1 000 live bir
Ranked 10th. 14% more than Switzerland
HIV AIDS > People living with HIV AIDS per 1000 2.32
Ranked 76th. 69% more than United Kingdom
1.38
Ranked 87th.

Death rates > Infants 4
Ranked 157th.
4.6
Ranked 151st. 15% more than Switzerland

Life expectancy at birth > Female 84.05 years
Ranked 14th. 2% more than United Kingdom
82.25 years
Ranked 39th.

Health care system > Total public and private health insurance coverage 100%
Ranked 10th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 7th.
Life expectancy > Female 84.61
Ranked 5th. 3% more than United Kingdom
82.03
Ranked 30th.

Births and maternity > Maternity leave > Weeks of leave given 60
Ranked 40th.
223
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Switzerland
Nurses 10.7 per 1,000 people
Ranked 5th. 22% more than United Kingdom
8.8 per 1,000 people
Ranked 13th.
Per capita total expenditure on health in international dollars 3,446
Ranked 3rd. 60% more than United Kingdom
2,160
Ranked 19th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > Legal abortions total per thousand people 1.35
Ranked 28th.
3.23
Ranked 14th. 2 times more than Switzerland

Spending > Per person 3,857
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than United Kingdom
1,675
Ranked 18th.
Diseases > HIV AIDS > AIDS deaths per million people 25.28
Ranked 83th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
7.97
Ranked 111th.

Births and maternity > Twin births per million people 344.27
Ranked 10th.
402.61
Ranked 12th. 17% more than Switzerland

Obesity > Overweight and obese population aged 15 or more 37.1 60
Obesity > Obese population aged 15 or more > Females 7.5 21.4
Diseases > Measles > Children immunised against measles 92%
Ranked 106th. 2% more than United Kingdom
90%
Ranked 121st.

Diseases > HIV AIDS > Prevalance > 15-49 year old > Both sexes 0.4%
Ranked 73th. 33% more than United Kingdom
0.3%
Ranked 90th.

Life expectancy at birth > Male 78.24 years
Ranked 19th. About the same as United Kingdom
77.95 years
Ranked 24th.

Suicide rate > Gender ratio 2.7 per 100,000 people
Ranked 49th.
3.4 per 100,000 people
Ranked 37th. 26% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy at birth > Female > Years 83.9 years
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
81.1 years
Ranked 34th.

Life expectancy > Life expectancy at birth > Total 81.7 Number of years
Ranked 2nd. 3% more than United Kingdom
79.1 Number of years
Ranked 21st.
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 73.2
Ranked 4th. 4% more than United Kingdom
70.6
Ranked 24th.
Diseases > Cardiovascular death rate (per 100,000 population) 140
Ranked 181st.
175
Ranked 165th. 25% more than Switzerland
Health services > Nurses and midwives > Per 1,000 people 11.03
Ranked 1st. 18 times more than United Kingdom
0.63
Ranked 14th.

Births and maternity > All births of boys 42,435
Ranked 18th.
413,910
Ranked 6th. 10 times more than Switzerland

Circulatory disease deaths 218 deaths per 100,000 peopl
Ranked 15th.
265 deaths per 100,000 peopl
Ranked 6th. 22% more than Switzerland
Health spending per capita 6,107.77
Ranked 5th. 58% more than United Kingdom
3,867.42
Ranked 18th.

Diseases > Overweight > Female Body Mass Index (BMI) 24.4
Ranked 58th.
24.76
Ranked 42nd. 1% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy at birth > Male > Years 78.7 years
Ranked 3rd. 2% more than United Kingdom
76.9 years
Ranked 21st.

Tuberculosis cases > Per 100,000 5
Ranked 146th. The same as United Kingdom
5
Ranked 150th.
Deaths > Deaths from injuries (per 100,000 population) 34
Ranked 163th. 31% more than United Kingdom
26
Ranked 182nd.
Survival rate > To age 65 > Men 87.97
Ranked 4th. 3% more than United Kingdom
85.38
Ranked 18th.

Drug access 95%
Ranked 8th. The same as United Kingdom
95%
Ranked 25th.
Infant mortality > Female babies 4 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 183th.
5 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 170th. 25% more than Switzerland

Deaths > Noncommunicable disease mortality rate 360
Ranked 182nd.
441
Ranked 157th. 23% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy > Healthy years 72.8 years
Ranked 2nd. 5% more than United Kingdom
69.6 years
Ranked 20th.
Births and maternity > Twin births 2,724
Ranked 14th.
24,886
Ranked 2nd. 9 times more than Switzerland

Deaths > Deaths of infants per million people 37.01
Ranked 27th.
53.96
Ranked 33th. 46% more than Switzerland

Survival rate > To age 65 > Women 93.29
Ranked 6th. 3% more than United Kingdom
90.59
Ranked 28th.

Health services > Health expenditure per capita > PPP > Constant 2005 international $ $4,416.70
Ranked 5th. 48% more than United Kingdom
$2,992.35
Ranked 20th.

Diseases > Overweight > Male Body Mass Index (BMI) 25.47
Ranked 83th.
27.62
Ranked 15th. 8% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy at birth > Years > Total population 81
Ranked 2nd. 3% more than United Kingdom
79
Ranked 21st.
Obesity > Overweight population aged 15 or more 29.4 39
Births and maternity > Number of births per thousand people 10.26
Ranked 39th.
12.78
Ranked 24th. 25% more than Switzerland

Intestinal diseases death rate 2.97%
Ranked 99th. 4 times more than United Kingdom
0.75%
Ranked 114th.
Health care funding > Total per capita $3,222.00 per capita
Ranked 2nd. 83% more than United Kingdom
$1,764.00 per capita
Ranked 16th.
Percentage of life lived in ill health > Female 10.2%
Ranked 29th.
11.3%
Ranked 18th. 11% more than Switzerland
Health services > Outpatient visits per capita 11
Ranked 5th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
4.9
Ranked 31st.

Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 7.28 per 100,000 people
Ranked 178th.
14.24 per 100,000 people
Ranked 158th. 96% more than Switzerland

Obesity > Overweight and obese population aged 15 or more > Males 45.4 65.5
Diseases > Obesity > Obesity rate (men) 7.5%
Ranked 11th.
23%
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Switzerland
Life expectancy > Inequality adjusted index 0.942
Ranked 4th. 4% more than United Kingdom
0.903
Ranked 23th.
Deaths > Deaths of infant boys 168
Ranked 31st.
2,067
Ranked 7th. 12 times more than Switzerland

Child maltreatment deaths 0.8 per 100,000 children
Ranked 6th. Twice as much as United Kingdom
0.4 per 100,000 children
Ranked 21st.
Obesity > Overweight population aged 15 or more > Males 37.5 44.5
Deaths > Deaths of infant boys per million people 21.23
Ranked 34th.
33.44
Ranked 35th. 57% more than Switzerland

Teen birth rate 5
Ranked 39th.
33
Ranked 12th. 7 times more than Switzerland
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Both sexes 45
Ranked 186th.
60
Ranked 160th. 33% more than Switzerland

Dependency ratio per 100 48
Ranked 139th.
52
Ranked 123th. 8% more than Switzerland
Medical staff > Dental staff (per 10,000 people) 5 10
Smoking rate > Women 23
Ranked 35th.
24
Ranked 34th. 4% more than Switzerland
Diseases > Tuberculosis cases 95
Ranked 145th.
1,639
Ranked 83th. 17 times more than Switzerland
Births and maternity > Caesarean birth rate 30%
Ranked 17th. 15% more than United Kingdom
26%
Ranked 23th.

Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases 0.0
Ranked 86th.
0.0
Ranked 131st.
Infant mortality rate > Female 3.6 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 194th.
4.15 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 187th. 15% more than Switzerland

Health care funding > Private per capita $1,429.00 per capita
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United Kingdom
$335.00 per capita
Ranked 21st.
Births and maternity > Triplet births per million people 11.5
Ranked 8th. 42% more than United Kingdom
8.11
Ranked 29th.
Health care funding > Public per capita $1,793.00 per capita
Ranked 7th. 25% more than United Kingdom
$1,429.00 per capita
Ranked 16th.
Red Cross donations 99.6 million
Ranked 2nd. 18% more than United Kingdom
84.11 million
Ranked 3rd.
Tobacco > Male smoking rate 30.7
Ranked 79th.
36.7
Ranked 56th. 20% more than Switzerland
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Aged over 15 16000 67000
Acute care beds 4 per 1,000 people
Ranked 10th. 3% more than United Kingdom
3.9 per 1,000 people
Ranked 11th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Rape or incest Legal Illegal
Births and maternity > Maternity leave > Proportion of wages paid 80%
Ranked 125th.
90%
Ranked 118th. 13% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy > Male healthy years 71.1 years
Ranked 2nd. 4% more than United Kingdom
68.4 years
Ranked 16th.
Deaths > Deaths of infant girls 137
Ranked 26th.
1,610
Ranked 7th. 12 times more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Single births 77,990
Ranked 19th.
764,803
Ranked 4th. 10 times more than Switzerland

Diseases > Measles cases 1,015
Ranked 22nd.
1,022
Ranked 21st. 1% more than Switzerland
Years lived in ill health > Female 8.4 years
Ranked 29th.
9 years
Ranked 20th. 7% more than Switzerland
Years lived in ill health > Male 6.2 years
Ranked 27th.
6.6 years
Ranked 23th. 6% more than Switzerland
Life expectancy > Date of information 2006 est. 2006 est.
Tobacco > Female smoking rate 22.2
Ranked 41st.
34.7
Ranked 6th. 56% more than Switzerland
Obesity in men 7.9%
Ranked 10th.
22.1%
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Switzerland
Duration of hospitalisation 9.3 days
Ranked 1st. 35% more than United Kingdom
6.9 days
Ranked 7th.
Reproductive health > Maternal mortality ratio > Modeled estimate > Per 100,000 live births 10
Ranked 135th.
12
Ranked 132nd. 20% more than Switzerland

Red Cross donations per capita 13.86
Ranked 2nd. 10 times more than United Kingdom
1.43
Ranked 10th.
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 75.3
Ranked 3rd. 4% more than United Kingdom
72.1
Ranked 25th.
Circulatory disease deaths per million 30.52 deaths per 100,000 peopl
Ranked 7th. 7 times more than United Kingdom
4.52 deaths per 100,000 peopl
Ranked 13th.
Percentage of life lived in ill health > Males 8%
Ranked 28th.
8.8%
Ranked 22nd. 10% more than Switzerland
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Males 45
Ranked 186th.
60
Ranked 160th. 33% more than Switzerland

Diseases > Tuberculosis cases per million people 12.58
Ranked 167th.
26.87
Ranked 150th. 2 times more than Switzerland
Diseases > Obesity > Obesity rate (women) 7.5%
Ranked 11th.
23%
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Switzerland
Healthy life expectancy at birth > Years > Males 71.1
Ranked 4th. 3% more than United Kingdom
69.1
Ranked 22nd.
Reproductive health > Lifetime risk of maternal death > 1 in > Rate varies by country 7,600
Ranked 19th. 62% more than United Kingdom
4,700
Ranked 35th.
HIV AIDS > Women living with aids 15-49 0.5
Ranked 58th. 5 times more than United Kingdom
0.1
Ranked 100th.
Children living with AIDS per 1000 0.0409
Ranked 59th. 4 times more than United Kingdom
0.00923
Ranked 74th.
SARS total cases 1
Ranked 25th.
4
Ranked 16th. 4 times more than Switzerland
Births and maternity > Future births per million people 9.81
Ranked 175th.
12.29
Ranked 146th. 25% more than Switzerland

Spending > Public 7.6% 5.8% (1999)
Daily smokers > 1990 28.2%
Ranked 19th.
30%
Ranked 15th. 6% more than Switzerland
Disease prevention > Tuberculosis case detection rate > All forms 86.96%
Ranked 41st. The same as United Kingdom
86.96%
Ranked 60th.

Life expectancy > Female healthy years 74.4 years
Ranked 2nd. 5% more than United Kingdom
70.9 years
Ranked 19th.
Total fertility rate 1.4
Ranked 152nd.
1.6
Ranked 146th. 14% more than Switzerland
Births and maternity > Maternity leave > Provider Social insurance Employer (92% refunded by public funds)
Infant mortality > Male babies 4.7 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 183th.
5.5 deaths per 1000 live births
Ranked 169th. 17% more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve mental health Legal Legal
SARS fatalities 0.0
Ranked 21st.
0.0
Ranked 20th.
Life expectancy at birth > Years > Females 83
Ranked 7th. 2% more than United Kingdom
81
Ranked 26th.
Children living with AIDS 300
Ranked 70th.
550
Ranked 62nd. 83% more than Switzerland
Deaths > Early death rate (probability of dying beetween 15 and 60 years) > Females 45
Ranked 186th.
60
Ranked 160th. 33% more than Switzerland

Practising physicians 3.6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 5th. 71% more than United Kingdom
2.1 per 1,000 people
Ranked 20th.
Obesity in women 7.5%
Ranked 10th.
22.8%
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Switzerland
Caesarian birth rate 10%
Ranked 18th.
17%
Ranked 1st. 70% more than Switzerland
Respiratory disease child death rate 1.93 (est) 1.78
Life expectancy > Centenarians per 100,000 people 16.64
Ranked 12th.
20.97
Ranked 8th. 26% more than Switzerland
Diseases > HIV AIDS > Number living with HIV AIDS > Women > Aged above 14 5900 21000
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Economic or social reasons Legal Legal
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > On request Legal Illegal
Diseases > Neonatal tetanus cases per million people 0.0
Ranked 86th.
0.0
Ranked 128th.
Diseases > Total tetanus cases 1
Ranked 103th.
4
Ranked 84th. 4 times more than Switzerland
Probability of dying before 5 > Females 6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 161st. The same as United Kingdom
6 per 1,000 people
Ranked 166th.
Per capita government expenditure on health in international dollars 1,995
Ranked 12th. 11% more than United Kingdom
1,801
Ranked 14th.
Growth in health expenditure > Per annum 2.5%
Ranked 14th.
3.8%
Ranked 6th. 52% more than Switzerland
Spending > Private 2.8%
Ranked 43th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
1.2%
Ranked 117th.
Expenditure > Public > % of GDP 6.73%
Ranked 23th.
6.99%
Ranked 19th. 4% more than Switzerland

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access 100%
Ranked 7th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 19th.

Health services > External resources for health > % of total expenditure on health 0.0
Ranked 138th.
0.0
Ranked 163th.

Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions > % of total 4.04%
Ranked 172nd.
8.2%
Ranked 132nd. 2 times more than Switzerland
Cause of death, by injury > % of total 5.91%
Ranked 123th. 63% more than United Kingdom
3.63%
Ranked 184th.
Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women > % 9.7%
Ranked 11th.
15.23%
Ranked 114th. 57% more than Switzerland
Private health spending > % of GDP 4.4%
Ranked 21st. 3 times more than United Kingdom
1.54%
Ranked 129th.

Public health spending > % of government spending 19.8%
Ranked 4th. 27% more than United Kingdom
15.64%
Ranked 31st.

Infant mortality rate > Male 4.53 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 191st.
5.07 deaths/1,000 live births
Ranked 185th. 12% more than Switzerland

SARS median age range 35
Ranked 19th.
59
Ranked 3rd. 69% more than Switzerland
% immunized 1-year-old children > DPT3 95
Ranked 65th. 4% more than United Kingdom
91
Ranked 91st.
Diseases > Total tetanus cases per million people 0.132
Ranked 110th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
0.0656
Ranked 117th.
Nutrition > Low-birthweight babies > % of births 6.3%
Ranked 32nd.
7.6%
Ranked 45th. 21% more than Switzerland

Public health spending > % of total health spending 59.27%
Ranked 94th.
81.73%
Ranked 18th. 38% more than Switzerland

Mortality > Completeness of total death reporting > % of reported total deaths to estimated total deaths 98.19%
Ranked 20th. 4% more than United Kingdom
94.48%
Ranked 9th.
Prepaid plans as % of private expenditure on health 22.9%
Ranked 22nd. 23% more than United Kingdom
18.6%
Ranked 29th.
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Urban 100
Ranked 6th. The same as United Kingdom
100
Ranked 17th.
SARS fatality ratio % 0.0
Ranked 21st.
0.0
Ranked 20th.
SARS female cases % 0.0
Ranked 25th.
50%
Ranked 13th.
Mortality > Completeness of infant death reporting > % of reported infant deaths to estimated infant deaths 100%
Ranked 2nd. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 5th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > Foetal impairment Legal Legal
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To preserve physical health Legal Legal
Life expectancy at birth > Years > Males 78
Ranked 3rd. 3% more than United Kingdom
76
Ranked 22nd.
Births and maternity > Quadruplet and quintuplet births 3
Ranked 14th.
14
Ranked 9th. 5 times more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Triplet births 91
Ranked 11th.
501
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Switzerland
Births and maternity > All births of girls 39,729
Ranked 18th.
393,866
Ranked 6th. 10 times more than Switzerland

Child injury death index 9.6
Ranked 10th. 57% more than United Kingdom
6.1
Ranked 24th.
Births and maternity > All births of girls per thousand people 4.97
Ranked 29th.
6.28
Ranked 30th. 26% more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > Percent of births registered >90 >90
Diseases > Diabetes > Prevalence > % of population ages 20 to 79 6.36%
Ranked 118th. 14% more than United Kingdom
5.59%
Ranked 140th.
Births and maternity > Abortion > When abortion is legal > To save the woman's life Legal Legal
Births and maternity > Single births per thousand people 9.86
Ranked 25th.
12.37
Ranked 16th. 26% more than Switzerland

Births and maternity > All births of boys per thousand people 5.31
Ranked 27th.
6.6
Ranked 31st. 24% more than Switzerland

Nutrition > Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 5%
Ranked 100th. The same as United Kingdom
5%
Ranked 136th.

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > Urban > % of urban population with access 100%
Ranked 7th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 20th.

Disease prevention > Improved water source > % of population with access 100%
Ranked 7th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 24th.

Disease prevention > Improved water source > Urban > % of urban population with access 100%
Ranked 8th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 29th.

Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among children > % of children under 5 6.31%
Ranked 118th.
8%
Ranked 4th. 27% more than Switzerland
Diseases > Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases > % of total 90.05%
Ranked 21st. 2% more than United Kingdom
88.17%
Ranked 36th.
Diseases > Female adults with HIV > % of population ages 15+ with HIV 30.1%
Ranked 100th.
30.5%
Ranked 95th. 1% more than Switzerland

Immunisation > Immunization, DPT > % of children ages 12-23 months 95%
Ranked 82nd.
97%
Ranked 58th. 2% more than Switzerland

Immunisation > Immunization, measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 92%
Ranked 106th.
93%
Ranked 103th. 1% more than Switzerland

Contraceptive prevalence > % of women ages 15-49 82%
Ranked 2nd.
84%
Ranked 1st. 2% more than Switzerland

Expenditure > Private > % of GDP 4.77%
Ranked 10th. 4 times more than United Kingdom
1.11%
Ranked 160th.

HIVAIDS > Adult prevalence rate 15-49 years, 0.5
Ranked 58th. 5 times more than United Kingdom
0.1
Ranked 122nd.
Immunization > Measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 82%
Ranked 131st. The same as United Kingdom
82%
Ranked 134th.

Tuberculosis case detection rate > %, all forms 87%
Ranked 34th.
88%
Ranked 22nd. 1% more than Switzerland

Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of total expenditure on health 25%
Ranked 111th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
9.18%
Ranked 173th.

Health expenditure, private > % of GDP 3.76%
Ranked 40th. 2 times more than United Kingdom
1.61%
Ranked 143th.

Health expenditure, public > % of government expenditure 21.02%
Ranked 6th. 32% more than United Kingdom
15.87%
Ranked 36th.

Health expenditure, public > % of GDP 7.11%
Ranked 26th.
7.71%
Ranked 20th. 8% more than Switzerland

Improved water source > Urban > % of urban population with access 100%
Ranked 9th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 31st.

Improved water source > Rural > % of rural population with access 100%
Ranked 6th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 22nd.

Immunization > DPT > % of children ages 12-23 months 93%
Ranked 85th. 2% more than United Kingdom
91%
Ranked 100th.

Disease prevention > Immunisation against tetanus > % of children ages 12-23 months 95%
Ranked 74th. 2% more than United Kingdom
93%
Ranked 93th.

Disease prevention > Immunisation > Measles > % of children ages 12-23 months 90%
Ranked 105th. 5% more than United Kingdom
86%
Ranked 121st.

Health services > Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 75.04%
Ranked 117th. 20% more than United Kingdom
62.68%
Ranked 142nd.

Health spending > % of GDP 10.8%
Ranked 8th. 28% more than United Kingdom
8.42%
Ranked 41st.

Disease prevention > Improved sanitation facilities > Rural > % of rural population with access 100%
Ranked 5th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 16th.

Risk factors > Incidence of tuberculosis > Per 100,000 people 4.86
Ranked 178th.
12.37
Ranked 150th. 3 times more than Switzerland

Risk factors > Prevalence of HIV > Total > % of population ages 15-49 0.6%
Ranked 63th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
0.2%
Ranked 98th.

Public health spending > % of GDP 6.4%
Ranked 27th.
6.88%
Ranked 22nd. 8% more than Switzerland

Drinking water availability % 100%
Ranked 5th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 14th.
Private expenditure on health as % of total expenditure on health 42.1%
Ranked 90th. 3 times more than United Kingdom
16.6%
Ranked 165th.
Public spending as % of total 57.9%
Ranked 22nd.
83.4%
Ranked 7th. 44% more than Switzerland
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Total 100
Ranked 4th. The same as United Kingdom
100
Ranked 14th.
Out-of-pocket expenditure as % of private health expenditure 74.8%
Ranked 141st. 34% more than United Kingdom
55.9%
Ranked 161st.
% of population using improved drinking water sources > Rural 100
Ranked 4th. The same as United Kingdom
100
Ranked 16th.
% of population using adequate sanitation facilities > Rural 100
Ranked 4th. The same as United Kingdom
100
Ranked 15th.
% of population using improved drinking water sources > Urban 100
Ranked 6th. The same as United Kingdom
100
Ranked 22nd.
Total expenditure as % of GDP 10.9% of GDP
Ranked 2nd. 45% more than United Kingdom
7.5% of GDP
Ranked 20th.
Deaths > Deaths of infant girls per million people 17.31
Ranked 33th.
26.05
Ranked 38th. 50% more than Switzerland

Health expenditure, total > % of GDP 10.86%
Ranked 15th. 17% more than United Kingdom
9.32%
Ranked 38th.

Smoking prevalence > Females > % of adults 23.1%
Ranked 7th.
25%
Ranked 4th. 8% more than Switzerland

Expenditure > Total > % of GDP 11.5%
Ranked 6th. 42% more than United Kingdom
8.1%
Ranked 37th.

Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 2.5%
Ranked 137th. The same as United Kingdom
2.5%
Ranked 154th.

Improved water source > % of population with access 100%
Ranked 7th. The same as United Kingdom
100%
Ranked 23th.

Out-of-pocket health expenditure > % of private expenditure on health 76.7%
Ranked 125th.
91.8%
Ranked 76th. 20% more than Switzerland

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