Health outcomes in Afghanistan

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Afghanistan in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Afghanistan Asia World
Life expectancy, in years 63.67 73.37 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 33.21 19.34 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 6.75 5.86 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 4.64 2.43 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.26 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 189 122.41 111.24


Health spending in Afghanistan

In the second table we see the health spending in Afghanistan as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Afghanistan is 60.09 USD. The country spends 10.3 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.76 percent.
Indicators Afghanistan Asia World
Health spending per capita 60.09 625.81 1029.67
Health spending as percent of GDP 10.3 5.9 6.76

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