1990 data. Information is reproduced from the Guide to Health Services of the World, published by the International Hospital Federation, ISBN 0 900590 26 2. Price £16.00.
|Birth Rate (per 1000 Population)|
|Life Expectancy at Birth (Years)|
|75.1 (male) 80.8 (female)|
|Death Rate (per 1000 population)|
|Total expenditure on health services in US$|
|Description of Health Service|
Health services are financed largely by the government out of tax revenue. Private sources - mostly out-of-pocket payments - constitute about 13 per cent of total healthcare costs.