Health in Swaziland

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Swaziland

Health in Swaziland


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 Swaziland


Nurses and midwives

1,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 136 in the world of 168 (19,64%); 23 in Africa from 42 (47,62%)
234,86 % (46,97 % annual) ↗
min: 1,60; max: 6,31; max-min: 4,70 (74,59%); mid: 3,95;
-2,35 (-146,79%)

Physicians

0,170 per 1,000 people[?] (2009)
(2010) (descending): 138 in the world of 172 (20,35%); 16 in Africa from 44 (65,91%)
5,65 % (1,13 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0020000; max: 0,170; max-min: 0,168 (98,82%); mid: 0,086;
0,084 (49,41%)

Hospital beds

2,10 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 81 in the world of 149 (46,31%); 10 in Africa from 32 (71,88%)

Community health workers

4,34 per 1,000 people[?] (2004)
(2005) (descending): 1 in the world of 66 (100%); 1 in Africa from 34 (100%)

Smoking in Swaziland


Smoking prevalence

2,40 % of adults female[?] (2012)
(ascending): 27 in the world of 128 (79,69%); 14 in Africa from 31 (58,06%)
4,17 % (0,833 % annual) ↗
min: 2,40; max: 3,20; max-min: 0,800 (25%); mid: 2,80;
-0,400 (-16,67%)

Smoking prevalence

18,20 % of adults male[?] (2012)
(ascending): 17 in the world of 126 (87,30%); 7 in Africa from 30 (80%)
2,20 % (0,440 % annual) ↘
min: 15,90; max: 18,20; max-min: 2,30 (12,64%); mid: 17,05;
1,15 (6,32%)

Smoking prevalence

21,05 % of adults[?] (2015)
(ascending): 10 in the world of 126 (92,86%); 7 in Africa from 30 (80%)
3,56 % (0,713 % annual) ↘
min: 19,10; max: 21,05; max-min: 1,95 (9,26%); mid: 20,08;
0,975 (4,63%)

Alcoholism in Swaziland


Total alcohol consumption

8 236 608 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 50 in the world of 184 (73,37%); 15 in Africa from 52 (73,08%)

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

6,40 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 94 in the world of 184 (49,46%); 33 in Africa from 52 (38,46%)

Diseases in Swaziland


HIV prevalence

28,80 % of population ages 15-49[?] (2015)
(ascending): 106 in the world of 106 (0,943%); 47 in Africa from 47 (2,13%)
5,56 % (1,11 % annual) ↘
min: 2,20; max: 28,80; max-min: 26,60 (92,36%); mid: 15,50;
13,30 (46,18%)

Incidence of malaria

1,40 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 19 in the world of 88 (79,55%); 4 in Africa from 47 (93,62%)
128,57 % (25,71 % annual) ↗
min: 1,40; max: 12,60; max-min: 11,20 (88,89%); mid: 7;
-5,60 (-400,00%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

565 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 207 in the world of 209 (1,44%); 52 in Africa from 54 (5,56%)
120,53 % (24,11 % annual) ↗
min: 565; max: 1 354; max-min: 789 (58,27%); mid: 959,50;
-394,50 (-69,82%)

Contraception in Swaziland


Contraceptive prevalence

63 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2010)
(descending): 1 in the world of 94 (100%); 1 in Africa from 42 (100%)

Unmet need for contraception

13 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2010)
(2010) (descending): 80 in the world of 118 (33,05%); 41 in Africa from 46 (13,04%)
150 % (30 % annual) ↗
min: 13; max: 24,70; max-min: 11,70 (47,37%); mid: 18,85;
-5,85 (-45,00%)