Health outcomes in Liberia

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Liberia in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Liberia Africa World
Life expectancy, in years 62.51 62.54 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 34.32 33.23 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 7.89 8.65 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 4.58 4.36 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 1.5 4.7 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 308 227.49 111.24


Health spending in Liberia

In the second table we see the health spending in Liberia as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Liberia is 68.31 USD. The country spends 9.62 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.64 percent.
Indicators Liberia Africa World
Health spending per capita 68.31 121.13 1034.37
Health spending as percent of GDP 9.62 5.91 6.64

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