Health outcomes in Latvia

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Latvia in 2017 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Latvia Europe World
Life expectancy, in years 74.68 78.74 71.86
Birth rate per 1000 people 10.7 10.53 20.78
Death rate per 1000 people 14.8 10.05 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 1.74 1.59 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.26 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 32 20.11 111.24


Health spending in Latvia

In the second table we see the health spending in Latvia as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Latvia is 874.2 USD. The country spends 6.24 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Latvia Europe World
Health spending per capita 874.2 2564.91 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 6.24 8.1 6.64

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