Health outcomes in Malaysia

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Malaysia in 2017 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Malaysia Asia World
Life expectancy, in years 75.45 73.37 71.86
Birth rate per 1000 people 17 19.34 20.78
Death rate per 1000 people 5 5.86 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 2.02 2.43 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.4 0.26 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 93 122.41 111.24

Health spending in Malaysia

In the second table we see the health spending in Malaysia as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Malaysia is 361.52 USD. The country spends 3.8 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Malaysia Asia World
Health spending per capita 361.52 622.87 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 3.8 5.76 6.64

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