Health in Belize

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Belize

Health in Belize


The continent: America
  
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For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Medical service in Belize


Nurses and midwives

1,96 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 94 in the world of 149 (37,58%); 10 place in America 20 (55%)

Physicians

0,828 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 102 in the world of 157 (35,67%); 20 place in America 22 (13,64%)

Hospital beds

1,10 per 1,000 people[?] (2012)
(descending): 116 in the world of 149 (22,82%); 24 place in America 32 (28,13%)
9,09 % (1,82 % annual) ↗
min: 1,10; max: 5,40; max-min: 4,30 (79,63%); mid: 3,25;
-2,15 (-195,52%)

Community health workers

0,543 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 8 in the world of 30 (76,67%); 1 place in America 3 (100%)

Alcoholism in Belize


Total alcohol consumption

2 982 082 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 30 in the world of 184 (84,24%); 9 place in America 35 (77,14%)

Total alcohol consumption per capita [liters of pure alcohol, projected estimates, 15+ years of age]

8,30 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 130 in the world of 184 (29,89%); 26 place in America 35 (28,57%)

Diseases in Belize


HIV prevalence

1,50 % of population ages 15-49[?] (2015)
(ascending): 74 in the world of 106 (31,13%); 22 place in America 27 (22,22%)
13,33 % (2,67 % annual) ↗
min: 0,100; max: 2; max-min: 1,90 (95%); mid: 1,05;
0,450 (30%)

Incidence of malaria

0,100 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 4 in the world of 88 (96,59%); 2 place in America 17 (94,12%)
1 500 % (300 % annual) ↗
min: 0,100; max: 20,50; max-min: 20,40 (99,51%); mid: 10,30;
-10,20 (-10 200%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

25 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 83 in the world of 209 (60,77%); 26 place in America 44 (43,18%)
108 % (21,60 % annual) ↗
min: 24; max: 61; max-min: 37 (60,66%); mid: 42,50;
-17,50 (-70%)

Contraception in Belize


Contraceptive prevalence

51,80 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2011)
(descending): 8 in the world of 94 (92,55%); 4 place in America 15 (80%)
7,95 % (1,59 % annual) ↘
min: 31,20; max: 51,80; max-min: 20,60 (39,77%); mid: 41,50;
10,30 (19,88%)

Unmet need for contraception

15,90 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2011)
(descending): 56 in the world of 89 (38,20%); 6 place in America 13 (61,54%)
2,57 % (0,514 % annual) ↗
min: 15,90; max: 25,70; max-min: 9,80 (38,13%); mid: 20,80;
-4,90 (-30,82%)