Health outcomes in Mauritania

In the table below, we see the health outcomes for Mauritania in 2016 as well as the values for the country's continent and the world.
Indicators Mauritania Africa World
Life expectancy, in years 63.24 62.54 71.87
Birth rate per 1000 people 34.15 33.23 20.79
Death rate per 1000 people 7.88 8.65 7.78
Fertility rate, births per woman 4.67 4.36 2.75
Prevalence of HIV, percent of the population ages 15-49 0.4 4.7 1.99
Cases of Tuberculosis per 100,000 people 102 227.49 111.24


Health spending in Mauritania

In the second table we see the health spending in Mauritania as well as the average values for the continent and the world. The health spending per capita in Mauritania is 53.61 USD. The country spends 4.64 percent of its GDP on health. For comparison, the average spending across countries is 6.76 percent.
Indicators Mauritania Africa World
Health spending per capita 53.61 120.87 1029.67
Health spending as percent of GDP 4.64 6.21 6.76

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