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Total population (2016) 2,881,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 8,480
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 74/78
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 15
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 165/98
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 476
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 5.4
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The PAHO/WHO Representative
Theodore-Gandi, Dr Bernadette

PO Box 384 Kingston 7, Jamaica

Telephone: +1 876 9700016
Facsimile: +1 876 9771393

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

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Mortality and burden of disease