Health in Botswana

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Health in Botswana


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:BW
  
Iso3:BWA

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

Medical service in Botswana


Nurses and midwives

2,84 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 139 in the world of 149 (7,38%); 27 in Africa from 35 (25,71%)

Physicians

0,336 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 152 in the world of 157 (3,82%); 32 in Africa from 37 (16,22%)

Hospital beds

1,80 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 91 in the world of 149 (39,60%); 13 in Africa from 32 (62,50%)

Community health workers

0,096 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2005) (descending): 23 in the world of 66 (66,67%); 10 in Africa from 34 (73,53%)
666,67 % (133,33 % annual) ↗
min: 0,096; max: 0,736; max-min: 0,640 (86,96%); mid: 0,416;
-0,320 (-333,33%)

Alcoholism in Botswana


Total alcohol consumption

17 421 135 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 62 in the world of 184 (66,85%); 20 in Africa from 52 (63,46%)

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

7,70 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 122 in the world of 184 (34,24%); 41 in Africa from 52 (23,08%)

Diseases in Botswana


HIV prevalence

22,20 % of population ages 15-49[?] (2015)
(ascending): 104 in the world of 106 (2,83%); 45 in Africa from 47 (6,38%)
5,86 % (1,17 % annual) ↗
min: 6; max: 26; max-min: 20 (76,92%); mid: 16;
6,20 (27,93%)

Incidence of malaria

0,900 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 17 in the world of 88 (81,82%); 3 in Africa from 47 (95,74%)
422,22 % (84,44 % annual) ↗
min: 0,900; max: 44; max-min: 43,10 (97,95%); mid: 22,45;
-21,55 (-2 394%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

356 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 189 in the world of 209 (10,05%); 42 in Africa from 54 (24,07%)
45,51 % (9,10 % annual) ↗
min: 356; max: 914; max-min: 558 (61,05%); mid: 635;
-279 (-78,37%)

Contraception in Botswana


Contraceptive prevalence

51,20 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 47 in the world of 145 (68,28%); 7 in Africa from 49 (87,76%)
6,67 % (1,33 % annual) ↘
min: 31,70; max: 51,20; max-min: 19,50 (38,09%); mid: 41,45;
9,75 (19,04%)