Health outcomes in Canada

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Canada in 2017 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Canada the Americas World
Life expectancy, in years 82.47 74.89 71.86
Birth rate per 1000 people 10.3 16.92 20.78
Death rate per 1000 people 7.5 6.79 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 1.5 2.13 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.84 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 5.5 33.67 111.24


Health spending in Canada

In the second table we see the health spending in Canada as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Canada is 4458.21 USD. The country spends 10.53 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Canada the Americas World
Health spending per capita 4458.21 1010.27 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 10.53 7.12 6.64

See a complete list of countries' health outcomes and spending.

This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK