Health outcomes in Trinidad and Tobago

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Trinidad and Tobago in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Trinidad and Tobago the Americas World
Life expectancy, in years 70.67 74.89 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 13.61 16.92 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 9.61 6.8 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 1.75 2.13 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 1.2 0.84 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 18 33.67 111.24


Health spending in Trinidad and Tobago

In the second table we see the health spending in Trinidad and Tobago as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Trinidad and Tobago is 1146.23 USD. The country spends 6.02 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.76 percent.
Indicators Trinidad and Tobago the Americas World
Health spending per capita 1146.23 976.42 1029.67
Health spending as percent of GDP 6.02 6.95 6.76

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