Health in Central African Republic

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Central African Republic

Official symbols in Central African Republic:

         
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Health in Central African Republic


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

Medical service in Central African Republic


Nurses and midwives

0,257 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 154 in the world of 168 (8,93%); 33 in Africa from 42 (23,81%)
39,49 % (7,90 % annual) ↗
min: 0,198; max: 0,412; max-min: 0,214 (51,94%); mid: 0,305;
-0,048 (-18,68%)

Physicians

0,048 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 157 in the world of 172 (9,30%); 31 in Africa from 44 (31,82%)
54,17 % (10,83 % annual) ↗
min: 0,020; max: 0,085; max-min: 0,065 (76,23%); mid: 0,053;
-0,0046043 (-9,59%)

Hospital beds

1 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 125 in the world of 149 (16,78%); 23 in Africa from 32 (31,25%)
4,00 % (0,800 % annual) ↗
min: 0,873; max: 1,88; max-min: 1,00 (53,44%); mid: 1,37;
-0,374 (-37,44%)

Community health workers

0,401 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 12 in the world of 30 (63,33%); 5 in Africa from 14 (71,43%)
64,03 % (12,81 % annual) ↘
min: 0,054; max: 0,415; max-min: 0,361 (86,99%); mid: 0,235;
0,167 (41,52%)

Alcoholism in Central African Republic


Total alcohol consumption

18 621 041 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 66 in the world of 184 (64,67%); 23 in Africa from 52 (57,69%)

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

3,80 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 60 in the world of 184 (67,93%); 22 in Africa from 52 (59,62%)

Female genital mutilation prevalence in Central African Republic


Female genital mutilation prevalence

24,20 %[?] (2010)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 24 (70,83%); 7 in Africa from 22 (72,73%)

Diseases in Central African Republic


HIV prevalence

3,70 % of population ages 15-49[?] (2015)
(ascending): 91 in the world of 106 (15,09%); 32 in Africa from 47 (34,04%)
29,73 % (5,95 % annual) ↗
min: 3,70; max: 8,80; max-min: 5,10 (57,95%); mid: 6,25;
-2,55 (-68,92%)

Incidence of malaria

289,50 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 77 in the world of 88 (13,64%); 36 in Africa from 47 (25,53%)
26,08 % (5,22 % annual) ↗
min: 289,50; max: 467,70; max-min: 178,20 (38,10%); mid: 378,60;
-89,10 (-30,78%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

391 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 196 in the world of 209 (6,70%); 47 in Africa from 54 (14,81%)
10,23 % (2,05 % annual) ↗
min: 359; max: 1 073; max-min: 714 (66,54%); mid: 716;
-325 (-83,12%)

Contraception in Central African Republic


Contraceptive prevalence

9,30 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2011)
(descending): 85 in the world of 94 (10,64%); 34 in Africa from 42 (21,43%)
1,51 % (0,301 % annual) ↘
min: 3,20; max: 9,30; max-min: 6,10 (65,59%); mid: 6,25;
3,05 (32,80%)

Unmet need for contraception

27 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2011)
(descending): 16 in the world of 89 (83,15%); 12 in Africa from 40 (72,50%)
1,83 % (0,366 % annual) ↘
min: 19,10; max: 27; max-min: 7,90 (29,26%); mid: 23,05;
3,95 (14,63%)