At a glance: Paraguay

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

88

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

46

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

22

U5MR by sex 2012, male

24

U5MR by sex 2012, female

20

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

36

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

19

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

12

Total population (thousands) 2012

6687.4

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

160.1

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

3

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

3290

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

72.2

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

93.9

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

84.2

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

6.3

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

47.1

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

24.4

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

66.6

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

14.3

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

3.4

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

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

17.5

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

1.1

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

7.1

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

93.4

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Health

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

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

99.4

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

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

100

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

93

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

96

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

87

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

83

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

91

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

87

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

87

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

85

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

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

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

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

0.3

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

13

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

7.4

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

24

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

5.5

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

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

0.2

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

0.2

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

0.3

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

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

51.3

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

98.5

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

98.7

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

101.7

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

27.1

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

35.3

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

35.5

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

99.6

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

95.5

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

84.4

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

83.9

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

86.7

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

89.1

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

82.6

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

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

58.9

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

63.4

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

80.5

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

79.5

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

6687.4

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

2606.1

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

752.7

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

2.1

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

1.5

Crude death rate, 1970

7.3

Crude death rate, 1990

6.4

Crude death rate, 2012

5.7

Crude birth rate, 1970

37.4

Crude birth rate, 1990

33.5

Crude birth rate, 2012

23.9

Life expectancy, 1970

65.5

Life expectancy, 1990

68

Life expectancy, 2012

72.2

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.9

Urbanized population (%), 2012

62.5

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

3.2

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

2.1

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

3290

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

5610

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

3.7

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

0.4

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

10

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

7.2

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

3.3

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

4.1

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

0.8

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

93.7

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

0.4

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

3.3

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

11

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

56

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

106.4

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

98

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

95.9

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

105

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

103

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

79.4

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

96.3

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

90.5

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

81.9

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

84.6

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

33.1

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

100

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

99

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

310

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Child Protection

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

14.6

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

16.8

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

12.2

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

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

17.9

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

76

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

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

88

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

77

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

46

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

33

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

22

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

2.6

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

3.3

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

3.3

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

3.3

Reduction since 1990 (%)

52

Reduction since 2000 (%)

33

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

3.7

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

0.4

Total fertility rate, 1970

5.7

Total fertility rate, 1990

4.5

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.9

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

1.2

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

2

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

1394.7

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

20.9

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

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

10.9

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

63

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

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

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*

79.2

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

56.2

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

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

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

82

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

69

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

1.2

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

88.9

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

86.7

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

1

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

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

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

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

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

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

67

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

89

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

1.3

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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%

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

-

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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