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Table 1 Country Profiles in 2005

From: Assessing healthcare providers' knowledge and practices relating to insecticide-treated nets and the prevention of malaria in Ghana, Laos, Senegal and Tanzania

Country Ghana Laos Senegal Tanzania Source
Population (in millions) 22 6 12 38 [91]
GDP per capita (in PPP int'l $) 2, 607 2, 147 1, 926 750 [92]
Per capita total expenditure on health (in PPP int'l $) 95 74 72 29 [93]
Per capita government expenditure on health (in PPP int'l $) 40 15 29 12 [93]
Life expectancy at birth for males/females (in years) 58/59 61/63 60/64 49/51 [94]
Children under-five mortality rate (per 1, 000 live births) 112 79 136 122 [94]
Children under five sleeping under a net (%, 2003-2006) 33 82 14 31 [95]
Children under five sleeping under an ITN (%, 2003-2006) 22 18 7 16 [95]
Personal computers per population (%, 2004) 1 0 2 1 [94]
Internet users per population (%, 2004) 2 0 5 1 [94]
  1. Data are for 2005 unless otherwise indicated