At a glance: Congo

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

19

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

100

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

96

U5MR by sex 2012, male

101

U5MR by sex 2012, female

91

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

65

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

62

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

32

Total population (thousands) 2012

4337.1

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

164.6

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

15

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

2550

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

58.3

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

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

92.6

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

13

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

38.7

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

19

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

78.1

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

21.3

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

11

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

2.9

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

30

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

8

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

3.3

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

82

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Health

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

72.4

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

95.5

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

31.9

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

17.8

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

19.5

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

14.8

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

10.9

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

92

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

90

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

85

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

85

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

80

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

85

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

85

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

83

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

52.1

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

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

34.7

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

25

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

26.4

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

26.6

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

2.8

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

74

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

68

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

81

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

36

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

13

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

1.0

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

0.8

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

1.3

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

28

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

14

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

55

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

44

Orphans, Children orphaned by AIDS (thousands) 2012

64

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

220

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

100

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Education

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

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

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

101.2

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

6.1

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

12.9

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

12.7

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

119.2

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

113

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

94.7

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

90.3

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

85.5

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

86.6

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

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

92.6

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

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

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

38.5

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

40.1

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

4337.1

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

2111.6

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

722.1

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

2.7

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

2.5

Crude death rate, 1970

14.2

Crude death rate, 1990

12.2

Crude death rate, 2012

10.5

Crude birth rate, 1970

43.2

Crude birth rate, 1990

38.3

Crude birth rate, 2012

38

Life expectancy, 1970

53.4

Life expectancy, 1990

55.2

Life expectancy, 2012

58.3

Total fertility rate, 2012

5

Urbanized population (%), 2012

64.1

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

3.5

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

3

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

2550

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

3510

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

3.3

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

0.4

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

8.2

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

54.1

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

1.4

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

6.2

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

1.1

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

259.8

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

2.4

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

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

13

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

53

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

105

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

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

94.8

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

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

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

44.7

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

92.6

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

74.7

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

93.6

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

91.5

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

3.2

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

780

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

560

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

39

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Child Protection

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

24.7

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

24.2

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

25.1

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

6.7

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

33.3

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

91

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

75.7

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

19

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

150

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

100

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

118

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

96

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

2

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

-1.7

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

1.7

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

0.2

Reduction since 1990 (%)

4

Reduction since 2000 (%)

19

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

3.3

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

0.4

Total fertility rate, 1970

6.3

Total fertility rate, 1990

5.3

Total fertility rate, 2012

5

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

0.8

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

0.3

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

947.3

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

21.8

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

1.8

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

19.3

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

29.2

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

147

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

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

76.2

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

74.6

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

62.7

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

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

25

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

16

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

95

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

85

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

1.1

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

98.2

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

86.4

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

1.1

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

8

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

15

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

1.9

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

38.2

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

27

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

1.4

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

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

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

16

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

10

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

1.6

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

19.5

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

14.8

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

1.3

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

80

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

99

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

1.2

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

39.9

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

95

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

2.4

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

16

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

5

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

3.2

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

12.9

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

17.6

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

1.4

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

11.8

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

27.2

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

2.3

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Early Childhood Development

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Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, total

-

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, male

-

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, female

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

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

-

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, total

-

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, male

-

Children left in inadequate care 2005-2012*, female

-

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

-

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

-

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