Statistics

Basic Indicators | Nutrition | Health | HIV AIDS | Education | Demographics | Economics | Women | Child Protection | Rate of Progress

Basic Indicators

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Under-5 mortality rank

3

Under-5 mortality rate, 1990

260

Under-5 mortality rate, 2005

257

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

168

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2005

165

Neonatal mortality rate, 2000

60

Total population (thousands), 2005

29863

Annual no. of births (thousands), 2005

1441

Annual no. of under-5 deaths (thousands), 2005

370

GNI per capita (US$), 2005

250

Life expectancy at birth (years), 2005

47

Total adult literacy rate, 2000-2004*

28

Net primary school enrolment/attendance (%) , 2000-2005*

53

% share of household income 1994-2004*, lowest 40%

-

% share of household income 1994-2004*, highest 20%

-

 

Nutrition

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% of infants with low birthweight, 1998-2005*

-

% of children (1996-2005*) who are:  exclusively breastfed (<6 months)

-

% of children (1996-2005*) who are: breastfed with complementary food (6-9 months)

29

% of children (1996-2005*) who are: still breastfeeding (20-23 months)

54

% of under-fives (1996-2005*) suffering from: underweight, moderate & severe

39

% of under-fives (1996-2005*) suffering from: underweight, severe

12

% of under-fives (1996-2005*) suffering from: wasting, moderate & severe

7

% of under-fives (1996-2005*) suffering from: stunting, moderate & severe

54

Vitamin A supplementation coverage rate (6-59 months), 2004

96

% of households consuming iodized salt, 1998-2005*

28

Definitions and data sources

Health

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% of population using improved drinking water sources, 2004, total

39

% of population using improved drinking water sources, 2004, urban

63

% of population using improved drinking water sources, 2004, rural

31

% of population using adequate sanitation facilities, 2004, total

34

% of population using adequate sanitation facilities, 2004, urban

49

% of population using adequate sanitation facilities, 2004, rural

29

% of routine EPI vaccines financed by government, 2005, total

0

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: TB, corresponding vaccines: BCG

73

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: DPT, corresponding vaccines: DPT1?

88

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: DPT, corresponding vaccines: DPT3?

76

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: Polio, corresponding vaccines: polio3

76

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: Measles, corresponding vaccines: measles

64

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: HepB, corresponding vaccines: HepB3

-

Immunization 2005?, 1-year-old children immunized against: Hib, corresponding vaccines: Hib3

-

Immunization 2005?, % newborns protected against tetanus

55

% under-fives with suspected pneumonia±, 1999-2005*

19

% under-fives with suspected pneumonia taken to health-care provider±

28

% under-fives with diarrhoea receiving oral rehydration and continued feeding, 1998-2005*

48

Malaria 1999-2005*, % under-fives sleeping under a mosquito net

-

Malaria 1999-2005*, % under-fives sleeping under a treated mosquito net

-

Malaria 1999-2005*, % under-fives with fever receiving antimalarial drugs

-

Definitions and data sources

HIV AIDS

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Estimated adult HIV prevalence rate (15+ years), end-2005

<0.1

Mother-to-child transmission, Estimated number of people (all ages) living with HIV, 2005 (thousands), estimate

<1.0

Mother-to-child transmission, Estimated number of people (all ages) living with HIV, 2005 (thousands), low estimate

Mother-to-child transmission, Estimated number of people (all ages) living with HIV, 2005 (thousands), high estimate

<2.0

Mother-to-child transmission, Estimated number of women (15+) living with HIV, 2005 (thousands)

<0.1

Mother-to-child transmission, HIV prevalence rate in young pregnant women (15-24 years) in capital city, year

-

Mother-to-child transmission, HIV prevalence rate in young pregnant women (15-24 years) in capital city, median

-

Paediatric infections, Estimated number of children (0-14 years) living with HIV, 2005 (thousands)

-

Prevention among young people, HIV prevalence among young people (15-24 years), 2005, male

-

Prevention among young people, HIV prevalence among young people (15-24 years), 2005, female

-

Prevention among young people, % who have comprehensive knowledge of HIV, 1999-2005*, male

-

Prevention among young people, % who have comprehensive knowledge of HIV, 1999-2005*, female

-

Prevention among young people, % who used condom at last high-risk sex, 1999-2005*, male

-

Prevention among young people, % who used condom at last high-risk sex, 1999-2005*, female

-

Orphans, Children (0-17 years) orphaned by AIDS, 2005, estimate (thousands)

-

Orphans, Children (0-17 years) orphaned due to all causes, 2005, estimate (thousands)

1600

Orphans, Orphan school attendance ratio, 1999-2005*

-

Definitions and data sources

Education

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Adult literacy rate, 2000-2004*, male

43

Adult literacy rate, 2000-2004*, female

13

Number per 100 population , '2002-2004*, phones

3

Number per 100 population , '2002-2004*, Internet users

0

Primary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, gross, male

127

Primary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, gross, female

56

Primary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, net, male

-

Primary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, net, female

-

Primary school attendance ratio (1996-2005*), net, male

66

Primary school attendance ratio (1996-2005*), net, female

40

% of primary school entrants reaching grade 5, Admin. Data, 2000-2004*

-

% of primary school entrants reaching grade 5, Admin. Data, 1997-2005*

92

Secondary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, gross, male

25

Secondary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, gross, female

5

Secondary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, net, male

-

Secondary school enrolment ratio 2000-2005*, net, female

-

Secondary school attendance ratio (1996-2005*), net, male

18

Secondary school attendance ratio (1996-2005*), net, female

6

Definitions and data sources

Demographics

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Population (thousands), 2005, under 18

15849

Population (thousands), 2005, under 5

5535

Population annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

0.7

Population annual growth rate (%)1990-2005

4.8

Crude death rate, 1970

26

Crude death rate, 1990

21

Crude death rate, 2005

19

Crude birth rate, 1970

51

Crude birth rate, 1990

51

Crude birth rate, 2005

49

Life expectancy, 1970

39

Life expectancy, 1990

45

Life expectancy, 2005

47

Total fertility rate, 2005

7.3

% of population urbanized, 2005

24

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 1970-1990

3.3

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 1990-2005

6.7

Definitions and data sources

Economics

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GNI per capita (US$), 2005

250

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

1.6

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2005

-

Average annual rate of inflation (%), 1990-2005

-

% of population below $1 a day, 1994-2004*

-

% of central government expenditure (1994-2004*) allocated to: health

-

% of central government expenditure (1994-2004*) allocated to: education

-

% of central government expenditure (1994-2004*) allocated to: defence

-

ODA inflow in millions US$, 2004

2190

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI, 2004

40

Debt service as a % of exports of goods and services, 1990

-

Debt service as a % of exports of goods and services, 2004

-

Definitions and data sources

Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males, 2005

101

Adult literacy rate: females as a % of males, 2000-2004*

30

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males, primary school 2000-2005*, gross

44

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males, primary school 2000-2005*, net

-

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males, secondary school 2000-2005*, gross

20

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males, secondary school 2000-2005*, net

-

Contraceptive prevalence (%), 1997-2005*

10

Antenatal care coverage (%), 1997-2005*

16

Skilled attendant at delivery (%), 1997-2005*

14

Maternal mortality ratio† , 1990-2005*, reported

1600

Maternal mortality ratio† , 2000, adjusted

1900

Maternal mortality ratio† , 2000, Lifetime risk of maternal death. 1 in:

6

Definitions and data sources

Child Protection

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Child labour (5-14 years) 1999-2005*, total

31

Child labour (5-14 years) 1999-2005*, male

28

Child labour (5-14 years) 1999-2005*, female

34

Child marriage 1987-2005*, total

43

Child marriage 1987-2005*, urban

-

Child marriage 1987-2005*, rural

-

Birth registration 1999-2005*, total

6

Birth registration 1999-2005*, urban

12

Birth registration 1999-2005*, rural

4

Female genital mutilation/cutting 1997-2005*, womena (15-49 years) , total

-

Female genital mutilation/cutting 1997-2005*, womena (15-49 years) , urban

-

Female genital mutilation/cutting 1997-2005*, womena (15-49 years) , rural

-

Female genital mutilation/cutting 1997-2005*, daughtersb, total

-

Definitions and data sources

Rate of Progress

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Under-5 mortality rank

3

Under-5 mortality rate, 1970

320

Under-5 mortality rate, 1990

260

Under-5 mortality rate, 2005

257

Average annual rate of reduction (%)?, 1970-1990

1

Average annual rate of reduction (%)?, 1990-2005

0.1

Average annual rate of reduction (%)?, Reduction since 1990 (%)?

1

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

1.6

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2005

-

Total fertility rate, 1970

7.7

Total fertility rate, 1990

8

Total fertility rate, 2005

7.3

Average annual rate of reduction (%), '1970-1990

-0.2

Average annual rate of reduction (%), 1990-2005

0.6