Health outcomes in Guinea-Bissau

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Guinea-Bissau in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Guinea-Bissau Africa World
Life expectancy, in years 57.4 62.54 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 36.58 33.23 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 10.54 8.65 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 4.63 4.36 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 3.5 4.7 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 374 227.49 111.24


Health spending in Guinea-Bissau

In the second table we see the health spending in Guinea-Bissau as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Guinea-Bissau is 39.48 USD. The country spends 6.88 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.76 percent.
Indicators Guinea-Bissau Africa World
Health spending per capita 39.48 120.87 1029.67
Health spending as percent of GDP 6.88 6.21 6.76

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