Health outcomes in Syria

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Syria in 2017 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Syria Asia World
Life expectancy, in years 70.96 73.37 71.86
Birth rate per 1000 people 20.91 19.34 20.78
Death rate per 1000 people 5.37 5.86 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 2.87 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 19 122.41 111.24


Health spending in Syria

In the second table we see the health spending in Syria as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Syria is 66.14 USD. The country spends 3.57 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Syria Asia World
Health spending per capita 66.14 622.87 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 3.57 5.76 6.64

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