At a glance: Peru

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

100

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

79

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

18

U5MR by sex 2012, male

20

U5MR by sex 2012, female

16

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

56

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

14

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

9

Total population (thousands) 2012

29987.8

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

600.3

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

11

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

5880

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

74.5

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

89.6

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

97.1

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

8

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

51.3

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

70.6

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

81.8

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

54.9

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

4.1

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

0.5

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

19.5

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

0.4

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

9.8

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

90.5

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Health

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

85.3

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

90.9

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

66.1

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

71.6

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

81.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

38.4

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

100

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

99

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

94

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

94

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

95

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

85

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

59.3

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

48

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

30.9

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

0.4

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

76

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

36

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

230

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

23

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

0.2

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

18.7

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

38

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

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

96.7

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

98.8

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

38.2

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

77.6

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

78

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

106.1

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

105.4

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

97

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

97.2

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

95.8

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

95.7

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

81.5

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

94.9

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

77.2

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

77.9

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

81.2

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

82.1

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

29987.8

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

10487.4

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

2924.8

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

1.5

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

1.1

Crude death rate, 1970

14.1

Crude death rate, 1990

7.3

Crude death rate, 2012

5.3

Crude birth rate, 1970

42

Crude birth rate, 1990

29.9

Crude birth rate, 2012

20

Life expectancy, 1970

53.5

Life expectancy, 1990

65.5

Life expectancy, 2012

74.5

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.4

Urbanized population (%), 2012

77.6

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

2

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

1.4

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

5880

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

10240

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

-0.6

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

3.3

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

9.2

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

4.9

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

2.7

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

2.6

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

1.2

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

599.2

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

0.4

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

5.9

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

12

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

107.5

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

89.2

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

99.3

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

98.5

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

98

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

75.5

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

96

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

94.4

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

86.7

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

86.8

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

25.3

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

93

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

67

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

570

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Child Protection

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

33.5

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

30.6

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

36.3

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

2.5

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

19.1

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

96

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

100

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

161

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

79

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

40

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

18

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

3.6

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

6.9

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

6.5

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

6.7

Reduction since 1990 (%)

77

Reduction since 2000 (%)

54

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

-0.6

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

3.3

Total fertility rate, 1970

6.3

Total fertility rate, 1990

3.8

Total fertility rate, 2012

2.4

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

2.5

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

5804.3

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

19.4

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

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

11.2

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

14.5

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

72

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

91.8

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

100

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

78

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

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

17.4

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

96

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

94

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

1

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

95.7

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

69.6

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

1.4

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

1.9

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

8.2

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

4.3

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

35.2

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

23.2

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

1.5

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

97.1

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

93.7

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

81.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

38.4

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

2.1

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

93

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

99

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

1.1

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

59.9

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

99.2

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

1.7

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

9.9

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

0.9

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

11

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

24.2

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

34

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%

92.1

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%

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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