Central African Republic

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

6

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

171

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

129

U5MR by sex 2012, male

135

U5MR by sex 2012, female

122

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

113

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

91

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

41

Total population (thousands) 2012

4525.2

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

156.3

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

19

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

490

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

49.5

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

56.6

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

68.9

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

13.7

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

43.5

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

34.3

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

59.8

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

32.1

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

23.5

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

7.9

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

40.7

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

7.4

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

1.8

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

83

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

64.5

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Health

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

67.1

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

92.1

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

51.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

33.8

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

43.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

27.8

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

2.4

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

74

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

69

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

47

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

47

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

49

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

47

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

47

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

66

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

29.8

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

31.3

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

15.6

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

34.1

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

36.4

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

47.2

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

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

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

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

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

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

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

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

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

26.1

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

17.3

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

46.5

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

34

Orphans, Children orphaned by AIDS (thousands) 2012

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

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

88

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Education

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

72.3

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

59.1

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

23.4

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

3

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

5.6

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

5.7

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

109.2

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

79.2

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

78.4

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

59.5

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

78.3

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

68.1

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

46.5

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

81.4

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

18.2

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

10.1

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

22.8

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

14.6

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

4525.2

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

2117.2

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

662.4

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

2

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

1.9

Crude death rate, 1970

22.7

Crude death rate, 1990

18.5

Crude death rate, 2012

15.3

Crude birth rate, 1970

43.1

Crude birth rate, 1990

41

Crude birth rate, 2012

34.5

Life expectancy, 1970

41.9

Life expectancy, 1990

46.1

Life expectancy, 2012

49.5

Total fertility rate, 2012

4.5

Urbanized population (%), 2012

39.3

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

2.3

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

2.8

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

490

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

860

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

-1.3

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

-0.7

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

3.4

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

62.8

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

1.9

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

1.2

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

2.6

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

271.6

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

12.6

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

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

10

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

61

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

107.8

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

63.5

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

72.5

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

55

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

90.4

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

15.2

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

68.2

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

38.1

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

53.8

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

52.5

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

4.5

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

540

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

890

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

26

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Child Protection

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

28.5

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

27.2

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

29.9

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

29.1

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

67.9

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

61

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

24.2

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

1.2

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

11.3

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

80.3

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

79.6

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

92

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

91.9

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

92.1

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The Rate Of Progress

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Under-5 mortality rank

6

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

210

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

171

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

164

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

129

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

1

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

0.4

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

2

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

1.3

Reduction since 1990 (%)

25

Reduction since 2000 (%)

22

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

-1.3

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

-0.7

Total fertility rate, 1970

6

Total fertility rate, 1990

5.8

Total fertility rate, 2012

4.5

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

0.1

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

1.2

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

1041.7

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

23

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

11

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

54.8

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

45.3

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

229

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

86.5

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

79.4

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*

24.1

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

9.2

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

25.7

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

15.8

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

78.4

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

51.6

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

1.5

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

82.9

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

38.1

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

2.2

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

23.2

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

23.6

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

1

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

22.8

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

11.6

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

2

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

86

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

65.7

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

1.3

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

21.4

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

13.4

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

1.6

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

43.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

27.8

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

1.5

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

46.3

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

84.7

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

1.8

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

33.1

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

87.2

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

2.6

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

26.2

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

18.7

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

1.4

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

11.3

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

27.9

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

2.5

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

57.4

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

90.3

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

1.6

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

14.1

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

23

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

1.6

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

19.2

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

32.5

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

1.7

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Early Childhood Development

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Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, total

5

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, male

4.6

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, female

5.5

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

1.5

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

16.6

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

73.7

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

73.5

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

74

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

70.1

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

78.2

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

42.3

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

0.7

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

0

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

3

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

48.5

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

40.6

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

50.7

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, total

60.7

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, male

60

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, female

61.5

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

58.2

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

60.2

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