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Total population (2016) 428,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 9,890
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 77/80
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 8
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 63/39
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 1,996
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 13.7
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

The WHO Representative
Mathur, Dr Arvind

PO Box 2004 20184 - Male, Maldives

Telephone: +960 3322410
Facsimile: +960 3324210

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

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Mortality and burden of disease