Mauritania: Health spending per capita

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 Mauritania

Health spending per capita

 Latest value 59.05
 Year 2020
 Measure U.S. dollars
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 43.94
 Min - Max 22.31 - 60.21
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Mauritania from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Mauritania during that period was 43.94 U.S. dollars with a minimum of 22.31 U.S. dollars in 2000 and a maximum of 60.21 U.S. dollars in 2019. The latest value from 2020 is 59.05 U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 179 countries is 1229.55 U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Mauritania - Health spending per capita - Recent values chart

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Mauritania - Health spending per capita - historical chart - 2000-2020




Definition: Current expenditures on health per capita in current US dollars. Estimates of current health expenditures include healthcare goods and services consumed during each year.

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 Health spending per capita 59.05 2020 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 3.36 2020 percent
 Life expectancy 64.36 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 66.10 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 62.67 2021 years
 Birth rate 33.19 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 7.44 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 4.40 2021 births per woman
 HIV infections 0.30 2021 percent
 Tuberculosis 78.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 2.10 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 65.50 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 8.70 2021 percent
 Suicides 3.10 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 76 2022 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 76 2022 percent
 Measles immunization rate 72 2022 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 25.60 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
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