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Mauritania

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Mauritania
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Statistics

Total population (2016) 4,301,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 2,850
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 63/65
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 79
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 224/181
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 148
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 3.8
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory


Contact information

Monsieur le Représentant de l'OMS
Gueye, Dr Abdou Salam

Boîte postale 320 Nouakchott, Mauritania

Telephone: +222 36 30 30 832
Facsimile: +222 4525 8644
afwcomr@who.int

Country Office web site
Regional Office web site

WHO collaboration

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Country cooperation strategy brief available in

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