Health in Guyana

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Health in Guyana


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 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Medical service in Guyana


Nurses and midwives

0,531 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(2010) (descending): 145 in the world of 168 (14,29%); 24 place in America 26 (11,54%)
229,25 % (45,85 % annual) ↗
min: 0,531; max: 2,29; max-min: 1,76 (76,81%); mid: 1,41;
-0,880 (-165,63%)

Physicians

0,214 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 128 in the world of 157 (19,11%); 22 place in America 22 (4,55%)

Hospital beds

2 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 106 in the world of 184 (42,93%); 17 place in America 35 (54,29%)
40,00 % (8,00 % annual) ↗
min: 1,90; max: 5,57; max-min: 3,67 (65,92%); mid: 3,74;
-1,74 (-86,87%)

Community health workers

0,326 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 7 in the world of 13 (53,85%); 1 place in America 1 (100%)

Alcoholism in Guyana


Total alcohol consumption

6 596 931 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 44 in the world of 184 (76,63%); 11 place in America 35 (71,43%)

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

8,60 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 134 in the world of 184 (27,72%); 28 place in America 35 (22,86%)

Diseases in Guyana


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%)

Incidence of malaria

40,70 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 49 in the world of 88 (45,45%); 16 place in America 17 (11,76%)
166,34 % (33,27 % annual) ↗
min: 40,70; max: 187; max-min: 146,30 (78,24%); mid: 113,85;
-73,15 (-179,73%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

93 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 140 in the world of 209 (33,49%); 41 place in America 44 (9,09%)
26,88 % (5,38 % annual) ↗
min: 71; max: 127; max-min: 56 (44,09%); mid: 99;
-6 (-6,45%)

Contraception in Guyana


Contraceptive prevalence

40 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 68 in the world of 145 (53,79%); 21 place in America 24 (16,67%)
16,25 % (3,25 % annual) ↘
min: 32,70; max: 40; max-min: 7,30 (18,25%); mid: 36,35;
3,65 (9,13%)

Unmet need for contraception

28,50 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 18 in the world of 118 (85,59%); 2 place in America 22 (95,45%)