El Salvador


El Salvador
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Total population (2016) 6,345,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 7,490
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2016) 69/78
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 2017) 14
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2016) 261/103
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 565
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 6.8
Latest data available from the Global Health Observatory

Contact information

Señor Representante de la OPS/OMS
Garzón, Dr Carlos

1072 Sucursal Centro 1072 - San Salvador, El Salvador

Telephone: +503 2511 9500
Facsimile: +503 25119555

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Regional Office web site

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