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Total population (2016) 2,250,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 15
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 64/68
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 0) not available
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 294/208
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 871
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 5.4
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The WHO Representative
Ovberedjo, Dr Martins

1355 Gaborone, Botswana

Telephone: +267 3971506
Facsimile: +267 3959483

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

WHO collaboration

Country cooperation strategy available in

Country cooperation strategy brief available in

Mortality and burden of disease