Health in Paraguay

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Health in Paraguay


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 Paraguay


Nurses and midwives

1,00 per 1,000 people[?] (2012)
(descending): 123 in the world of 149 (18,12%); 16 place in America 20 (25%)
15,72 % (3,14 % annual) ↗
min: 1,00; max: 1,79; max-min: 0,787 (44,02%); mid: 1,39;
-0,394 (-39,31%)

Physicians

1,23 per 1,000 people[?] (2012)
(descending): 86 in the world of 157 (45,86%); 15 place in America 22 (36,36%)
1,96 % (0,391 % annual) ↘
min: 0,280; max: 1,23; max-min: 0,947 (77,17%); mid: 0,754;
0,473 (38,59%)

Hospital beds

1,30 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 110 in the world of 149 (26,85%); 22 place in America 32 (34,38%)

Community health workers

1,15 per 1,000 people[?] (2002)
(2005) (descending): 12 in the world of 66 (83,33%); 3 place in America 8 (75%)

Smoking in Paraguay


Smoking prevalence

9 % of adults female[?] (2012)
(ascending): 64 in the world of 128 (50,78%); 10 place in America 20 (55%)
7,78 % (1,56 % annual) ↗
min: 9; max: 14,90; max-min: 5,90 (39,60%); mid: 11,95;
-2,95 (-32,78%)

Smoking prevalence

31,30 % of adults male[?] (2012)
(ascending): 49 in the world of 126 (61,90%); 13 place in America 19 (36,84%)
5,75 % (1,15 % annual) ↗
min: 31,30; max: 46,20; max-min: 14,90 (32,25%); mid: 38,75;
-7,45 (-23,80%)

Smoking prevalence

36,55 % of adults[?] (2015)
(ascending): 41 in the world of 126 (68,25%); 14 place in America 19 (31,58%)
17,10 % (3,42 % annual) ↗
min: 36,55; max: 61,10; max-min: 24,55 (40,18%); mid: 48,83;
-12,28 (-33,58%)

Alcoholism in Paraguay


Total alcohol consumption

63 735 581 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 116 in the world of 184 (37,50%); 23 place in America 35 (37,14%)

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

9,60 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 143 in the world of 184 (22,83%); 32 place in America 35 (11,43%)

Diseases in Paraguay


HIV prevalence

0,400 % of population ages 15-49[?] (2015)
(ascending): 32 in the world of 106 (70,75%); 9 place in America 27 (70,37%)

Incidence of malaria

0,200 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(2010) (ascending): 9 in the world of 97 (91,75%); 4 place in America 20 (85%)
1 850 % (370 % annual) ↗
min: 0,200; max: 78,40; max-min: 78,20 (99,74%); mid: 39,30;
-39,10 (-19 550%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

41 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 95 in the world of 209 (55,02%); 33 place in America 44 (27,27%)
2,44 % (0,488 % annual) ↗
min: 39; max: 48; max-min: 9 (18,75%); mid: 43,50;
-2,50 (-6,10%)

Contraception in Paraguay


Contraceptive prevalence

70,10 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 9 in the world of 145 (94,48%); 3 place in America 24 (91,67%)
10,27 % (2,05 % annual) ↘
min: 35,20; max: 70,10; max-min: 34,90 (49,79%); mid: 52,65;
17,45 (24,89%)

Unmet need for contraception

4,70 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2008)
(2010) (descending): 116 in the world of 118 (2,54%); 22 place in America 22 (4,55%)
30,32 % (6,06 % annual) ↗
min: 4,70; max: 19,20; max-min: 14,50 (75,52%); mid: 11,95;
-7,25 (-154,26%)