Health outcomes in Uruguay

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Uruguay in 2017 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Uruguay the Americas World
Life expectancy, in years 77.64 74.89 71.86
Birth rate per 1000 people 13.93 16.92 20.78
Death rate per 1000 people 9.38 6.79 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 1.98 2.13 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.6 0.84 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 31 33.67 111.24

Health spending in Uruguay

In the second table we see the health spending in Uruguay as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Uruguay is 1379.1 USD. The country spends 9.06 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Uruguay the Americas World
Health spending per capita 1379.1 1010.27 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 9.06 7.12 6.64

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