Health in Saint Lucia

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Saint Lucia

Health in Saint Lucia


The continent: America
  
Iso2:LC
  
Iso3:LCA

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

Medical service in Saint Lucia


Nurses and midwives

2,03 per 1,000 people[?] (2005)
(2005) (descending): 105 in the world of 189 (44,97%); 17 place in America 33 (51,52%)
18,69 % (3,74 % annual) ↗
min: 2,03; max: 3,32; max-min: 1,30 (39,04%); mid: 2,67;
-0,649 (-32,02%)

Physicians

0,108 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 159 in the world of 172 (8,14%); 28 place in America 28 (3,57%)
377,78 % (75,56 % annual) ↗
min: 0,108; max: 5,17; max-min: 5,06 (97,91%); mid: 2,64;
-2,53 (-2 344%)

Hospital beds

1,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 91 in the world of 149 (39,60%); 14 place in America 32 (59,38%)
3,13 % (0,625 % annual) ↘
min: 1,50; max: 5,05; max-min: 3,55 (70,29%); mid: 3,27;
-1,67 (-104,67%)

Alcoholism in Saint Lucia


Total alcohol consumption

1 923 990 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 26 in the world of 184 (86,41%); 8 place in America 35 (80%)

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

10,40 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 149 in the world of 184 (19,57%); 34 place in America 35 (5,71%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

8,80 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 43 in the world of 209 (79,90%); 16 place in America 44 (65,91%)
34,09 % (6,82 % annual) ↘
min: 5,80; max: 14; max-min: 8,20 (58,57%); mid: 9,90;
-1,10 (-12,50%)

Contraception in Saint Lucia


Contraceptive prevalence

52,20 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2012)
(descending): 26 in the world of 94 (73,40%); 11 place in America 15 (33,33%)

Unmet need for contraception

17 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2012)
(descending): 43 in the world of 89 (52,81%); 3 place in America 13 (84,62%)