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Table 1 Namibia: selected health and development indicators

From: Inequities in skilled attendance at birth in Namibia: A decomposition analysis

Indicator Value
GDP per capita, 2008 (US$) 4,149
Income Gini index, 2000-2010 74.3
Human Development Index (HDI), 2010 0.606
Inequality-adjusted HDI, 2010 0.338
HDI rank out of 182 countries 108
GNP per capita rank minus HDI rank, 2010 -14
Life expectancy at birth, 2007 (years) 59
Infant mortality rate per 1000 live births, 2002-2006 46
Under-five mortality rate per 1000 live births, 2002-2006 69
Total fertility rate, 2006-2007 3.6
Maternal mortality ratio per 100,000 live births, 1998-2007 449
Percentage of pregnant women receiving antenatal care from a skilled provider, 2006-2007 94.6
Percentage of deliveries by a skilled provider, 2006-2007 81.4
Adult (15-49 years) HIV prevalence rate, 2008 (%) 15.3
Health expenditure per capita (real 2006 US$) 276
Physicians per 10,000 population 2000-2007 3
Nursing and midwifery personnel per 10,000 population, 2000-2007 31
Hospital beds per 10,000 population, 2000-2008 33
Antenatal care from skilled provider - at least one visit, 2006/2007 94.6
Antenatal care from skilled provider - 4+ visits 70.4