Health in United States

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Health in United States


The continent: America
  
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Medical service in United States


Nurses and midwives

9,82 per 1,000 people[?] (2010)
(descending): 19 in the world of 149 (87,92%); 1 place in America 20 (100%)

Physicians

2,45 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 54 in the world of 157 (66,24%); 4 place in America 22 (86,36%)
1,71 % (0,343 % annual) ↘
min: 1,10; max: 2,67; max-min: 1,57 (58,83%); mid: 1,89;
0,566 (23,08%)

Hospital beds

2,90 per 1,000 people[?] (2011)
(descending): 74 in the world of 149 (51,01%); 9 place in America 32 (75%)
3,45 % (0,690 % annual) ↗
min: 2,90; max: 9,20; max-min: 6,30 (68,48%); mid: 6,05;
-3,15 (-108,62%)

Smoking in United States


Smoking prevalence

16,30 % of adults female[?] (2012)
(ascending): 85 in the world of 128 (34,38%); 15 place in America 20 (30%)
6,13 % (1,23 % annual) ↗
min: 16,30; max: 23; max-min: 6,70 (29,13%); mid: 19,65;
-3,35 (-20,55%)

Smoking prevalence

21 % of adults male[?] (2012)
(ascending): 19 in the world of 126 (85,71%); 9 place in America 19 (57,89%)
4,76 % (0,952 % annual) ↗
min: 21; max: 27,70; max-min: 6,70 (24,19%); mid: 24,35;
-3,35 (-15,95%)

Smoking prevalence

34,30 % of adults[?] (2015)
(ascending): 38 in the world of 126 (70,63%); 11 place in America 19 (47,37%)
14,58 % (2,92 % annual) ↗
min: 34,30; max: 50,70; max-min: 16,40 (32,35%); mid: 42,50;
-8,20 (-23,91%)

Alcoholism in United States


Total alcohol consumption

2 892 769 380 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 182 in the world of 184 (1,63%); 35 place in America 35 (2,86%)

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

9 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 137 in the world of 184 (26,09%); 29 place in America 35 (20%)

Incidence of tuberculosis

3,20 per 100,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 7 in the world of 209 (97,13%); 3 place in America 44 (95,45%)
28,13 % (5,63 % annual) ↗
min: 3,20; max: 6,60; max-min: 3,40 (51,52%); mid: 4,90;
-1,70 (-53,13%)

Contraception in United States


Contraceptive prevalence

70,40 % of women ages 15-49[?] (2010)
(descending): 10 in the world of 94 (90,43%); 6 place in America 15 (66,67%)

Unmet need for contraception

8 % of married women ages 15-49[?] (2010)
(descending): 57 in the world of 89 (37,08%); 7 place in America 13 (53,85%)