Health outcomes in Benin

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Benin in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Benin Africa World
Life expectancy, in years 60.91 62.54 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 37.03 33.23 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 9.17 8.65 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 4.98 4.36 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 1 4.7 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 59 227.49 111.24


Health spending in Benin

In the second table we see the health spending in Benin as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Benin is 30.4 USD. The country spends 3.86 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Benin Africa World
Health spending per capita 30.4 121.13 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 3.86 5.91 6.64

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