Health outcomes in Colombia

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Colombia in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Colombia the Americas World
Life expectancy, in years 74.38 74.89 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 15.2 16.92 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 6.01 6.8 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 1.85 2.13 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.5 0.84 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 32 33.67 111.24


Health spending in Colombia

In the second table we see the health spending in Colombia as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Colombia is 340.37 USD. The country spends 5.91 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Colombia the Americas World
Health spending per capita 340.37 1010.27 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 5.91 7.12 6.64

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