Health outcomes in Nepal

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Nepal in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Nepal Asia World
Life expectancy, in years 70.25 73.37 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 19.71 19.34 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 6.28 5.86 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 2.12 2.43 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.2 0.26 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 154 122.41 111.24


Health spending in Nepal

In the second table we see the health spending in Nepal as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Nepal is 44.42 USD. The country spends 6.15 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.76 percent.
Indicators Nepal Asia World
Health spending per capita 44.42 625.81 1029.67
Health spending as percent of GDP 6.15 5.9 6.76

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