Health outcomes in Yemen

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Yemen in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Yemen Asia World
Life expectancy, in years 64.95 73.37 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 31.64 19.34 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 6.46 5.86 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 3.99 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 48 122.41 111.24


Health spending in Yemen

In the second table we see the health spending in Yemen as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Yemen is 72.04 USD. The country spends 5.6 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Yemen Asia World
Health spending per capita 72.04 622.87 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 5.6 5.76 6.64

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