Bhutan

Statistics

Basic Indicators | Nutrition | Health | HIV/AIDS | Education | Demographic Indicators | Economic Indicators | Women | Child Protection | The Rate Of Progress | Adolescents | Disparities By Residence | Disparities By Household Wealth | Early Childhood Development

Basic Indicators

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Under-5 mortality rank

57

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

131

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

45

U5MR by sex 2012, male

49

U5MR by sex 2012, female

40

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

92

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

36

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

21

Total population (thousands) 2012

741.8

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

14.8

Annual no. of under-5 deaths (thousands) 2012

1

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

2420

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

67.9

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

52.8

Primary school net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2011*

89.3

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

9.9

Early initiation of breastfeeding (%), 2008-2012*

59

Exclusive breastfeeding <6 months (%), 2008-2012*

48.7

Introduction of solid, semi-solid or soft foods 6-8 months (%), 2008-2012*

66.7

Breastfeeding at age 2 (%), 2008-2012*

65.7

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

12.7

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

3.2

Stunting (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

33.5

Wasting (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

5.9

Overweight (%) 2008-2012*, moderate & severe

7.6

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

43

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

96.2

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Health

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Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, total

97.2

Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, urban

99.7

Use of improved drinking water sources (%) 2011, rural

95.8

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

45.2

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

73.9

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

29.3

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

14.2

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

97

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

89

Pneumonia (%) 2008-2012*, Care seeking for suspected pneumonia

74.2

Pneumonia (%) 2008-2012*, Antibiotic treatment for suspected pneumonia

48.7

Diarrhoea (%) 2008-2012*, Treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS)

60.9

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Antimalarial treatment among febrile children

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Children sleeping under ITNs

Malaria (%) 2008-2012*, Households with at least one ITN

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

0.2

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, estimate

1.1

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, low

<1

People of all ages living with HIV (thousands) 2012, high

2.7

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

<0.5

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, total

<0.1

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, male

0.1

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), HIV prevalence among young people (%) 2012, female

<0.1

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) 2008-2012*, male

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) 2008-2012*, female

21

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Condom use among young people with multiple partners (%) 2008-2012*, male

Prevention among young people (aged 15-24), Condom use among young people with multiple partners (%) 2008-2012*, female

Orphans, Children orphaned by AIDS (thousands) 2012

Orphans, Children orphaned due to all causes (thousands) 2012

Orphans, Orphan school attendance ratio (%), 2008-2012*

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Education

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Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*, male

80

Youth (15-24 years) literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*, female

68

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

74.7

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

25.4

Pre-primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008 -2012*, male

5.1

Pre-primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008 -2012*, female

5.5

Primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

110.7

Primary school participation, Gross enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

112.1

Primary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

87.9

Primary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

90.9

Primary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

91.2

Primary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

92.7

Primary school participation, Survival rate to last primary grade (%) , 2008-2012*, admin. data

94.9

Primary school participation, Survival rate to last primary grade (%) , 2008-2012*, survey data

93.6

Secondary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

50.4

Secondary school participation, Net enrolment ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

57.2

Secondary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, male

54.1

Secondary school participation, Net attendance ratio (%) 2008-2012*, female

55.8

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

741.8

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

257

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

70.6

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

1.5

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

1.1

Crude death rate, 1970

26.3

Crude death rate, 1990

13.4

Crude death rate, 2012

6.5

Crude birth rate, 1970

48.6

Crude birth rate, 1990

37.9

Crude birth rate, 2012

19.9

Life expectancy, 1970

36.9

Life expectancy, 1990

52.5

Life expectancy, 2012

67.9

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.3

Urbanized population (%), 2012

36.4

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 1990-2012

5.1

Average annual growth rate of urban population (%), 2012-2030

2.6

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

2420

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

6310

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

7

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

5.4

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

6.4

Population below international poverty line of US$1.25 per day (%) 2007-2011*

10.2

Public spending as a % of GDP (2007-2011*) allocated to: health

3.4

Public spending as a % of GDP (2008-2010*) allocated to: education

4.7

Public spending as a % of GDP (2008-2010*) allocated to: military

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

143.9

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

8.3

Debt service as a % of exports of goods and services 2010

11

Share of household income (%, 2007-2011*), poorest 40%

18

Share of household income (%, 2007-2011*), richest 20%

45

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

101

Adult literacy rate: females as a % of males 2008-2012*

59.5

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males 2008-2012*, Primary GER

101.3

Enrolment ratios: females as a % of males 2008-2012*, Secondary GER

103.8

Survival rate to the last grade of primary: females as a % of males 2008-2012*

108.2

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

65.6

Antenatal care (%) 2008-2012*, At least one visit

97.3

Antenatal care (%) 2008-2012*, At least four visits

77.3

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, Skilled attendant at birth

64.5

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, Institutional delivery

63.1

Delivery care (%) 2008-2012*, C-section

12.4

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

150

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

180

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in:)

210

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Child Protection

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Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , total

2.9

Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , male

2.6

Child labour (%) + 2002-2012*, , female

3.1

Child marriage (%) 2002-2012*, married by 15

6.2

Child marriage (%) 2002-2012*, married by 18

25.8

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

99.9

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, prevalence, women a

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, prevalence, daughtersb

Female genital mutilation/cutting (%) 2002-2012*, attitudes, support for the practicec

Justification of wife-beating (%) 2002-2012*, male

Justification of wife-beating (%) 2002-2012*, female

68.4

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, total

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, male

Violent discipline (%) + 2005-2012*, female

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The Rate Of Progress

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Under-5 mortality rank

57

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

271

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

131

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

80

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

45

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1970-1990

3.6

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1990-2000

4.9

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 2000-2012

4.9

Annual rate of reduction (%) Under-5 mortality rate, 1990-2012

4.9

Reduction since 1990 (%)

66

Reduction since 2000 (%)

44

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1970-1990

7

GDP per capita average annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

5.4

Total fertility rate, 1970

6.7

Total fertility rate, 1990

5.6

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.3

Average annual rate of reduction (%) Total fertility rate, 1970-1990

0.8

Average annual rate of reduction (%) Total fertility rate, 1990-2012

4.1

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

147.5

Population aged 10-19, Proportion of total population (%) 2012

19.9

Adolescents currently married/ in union (%) 2002-2012* , male

Adolescents currently married/ in union (%) 2002-2012* , female

15.2

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

15.3

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

59

Justification of wife-beating among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, male

Justification of wife-beating among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, female

70.1

Use of mass media among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, male

Use of mass media among adolescents (%) 2002-2012*, female

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

83.9

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

44.4

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among adolescents (%) 2008-2012*, male

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV among adolescents (%) 2008-2012*, female

21.9

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

100

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

99.8

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

1

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, urban

89.5

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, rural

54.3

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

1.6

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, urban

10.5

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, rural

13.6

Underweight prevalence in children under 5 (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of rural to urban

1.3

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, urban

64.3

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, rural

59.5

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

1.1

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

96.3

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

90.2

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

1.1

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, urban

31.6

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, rural

15.1

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of urban to rural

2.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

73.9

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

29.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, ratio of urban to rural

2.5

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

99.7

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, richest 20%

100

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

34.3

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

95.1

Skilled attendant at birth (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

2.8

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

16.1

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

7.3

Underweight prevalence in children under five (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of poorest to richest

2.2

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

60.1

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, richest 20%

56

Diarrhoea treatment with oral rehydration salts (ORS) (%) 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

0.9

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

84.7

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, richest 20%

97

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

1.1

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

7.2

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, richest 20%

31.6

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Females 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

4.4

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, poorest 20%

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, richest 20%

Comprehensive knowledge of HIV (%) Males 15-24 2008-2012*, ratio of richest to poorest

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Early Childhood Development

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Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, total

9.5

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, male

9.6

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, female

9.5

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

2.7

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, richest 20%

26.5

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, total

54.2

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, male

52

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, female

56.6

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

39.7

Adult support for learning ++ 2005-2012*, richest 20%

72.8

Father's support for learning ++ 2005-2012*

51.3

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , total

6.4

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , poorest 20%

0.7

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Children's books , richest 20%

23.9

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, total

51.5

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, poorest 20%

35.9

Learning materials at home 2005-2012*, Playthings ++, richest 20%

60.1

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, total

14.2

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, male

13.2

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, female

15.2

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, poorest 20%

16.8

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, richest 20%

7.2

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