At a glance: Sao Tome and Principe

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

52

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

104

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

53

U5MR by sex 2012, male

58

U5MR by sex 2012, female

49

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

67

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

38

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

20

Total population (thousands) 2012

188.1

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

6.5

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

0

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

1320

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

66.2

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

69.5

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

98.6

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

9.9

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

35.3

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

51.4

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

73.9

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

20

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

13.1

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

3.1

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

29.3

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

10.5

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

10.5

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

34

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

85.6

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Health

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

97

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

98.9

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

93.6

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

34.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

40.8

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

23.3

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

7.7

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

99

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

98

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

96

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

96

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

92

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

96

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

96

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

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

74.7

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

60

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

49

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

8.4

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

56.2

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

60.8

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

1.0

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

1.4

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

1

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

1.9

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

<1

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

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

0.3

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

0.3

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

0.4

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

43.4

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

42.6

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

59.1

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

83.1

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

77.3

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

71

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

21.6

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

60.2

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

63.5

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

135.5

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

131.9

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

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

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

85.9

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

85.5

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

66.1

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

84.3

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

29.7

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

30.9

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

188.1

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

89.8

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

30.5

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

2.1

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

2.2

Crude death rate, 1970

12.8

Crude death rate, 1990

9.7

Crude death rate, 2012

6.9

Crude birth rate, 1970

41

Crude birth rate, 1990

37.2

Crude birth rate, 2012

34.7

Life expectancy, 1970

55.9

Life expectancy, 1990

61.8

Life expectancy, 2012

66.2

Total fertility rate, 2012

4.1

Urbanized population (%), 2012

63.4

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

3.8

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

2.9

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

1320

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

1850

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

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

1.8

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

16

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

28.2

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

2.6

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

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

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

74.8

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

30.2

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

3.8

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

14

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

106.1

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

74.8

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

97.3

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

115

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

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

38.4

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

97.9

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

72.4

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

81.7

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

78.8

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

5.3

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

160

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

70

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

330

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Child Protection

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

7.5

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

7.7

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

7.2

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

5

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

34.4

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

75.1

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

21.7

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

19.5

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

52

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

86

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

104

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

87

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

53

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

-0.9

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

1.8

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

4.1

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

3

Reduction since 1990 (%)

49

Reduction since 2000 (%)

38

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

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

1.8

Total fertility rate, 1970

6.5

Total fertility rate, 1990

5.4

Total fertility rate, 2012

4.1

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

0.9

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

40.4

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

21.5

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

0.7

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

19.8

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

25.1

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

110

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

25.1

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

22.8

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

96.3

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

94.6

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

82.1

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

23.4

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

39

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

39

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

76.4

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

73.8

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

1

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

88.7

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

75.1

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

1.2

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

12.3

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

14.1

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

1.1

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

44.5

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

52.3

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

0.9

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

86.5

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

84.9

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

1

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

47

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

37.5

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

1.3

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

40.8

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

23.3

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

1.8

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

74.4

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

85.5

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

1.1

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

73.6

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

92.9

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

1.3

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

17.8

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

6.8

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

2.6

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

29

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

1.2

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

75.4

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

95

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

1.3

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

27.2

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

55.7

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

2

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

38.5

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

54.6

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

1.4

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Early Childhood Development

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Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, total

27.4

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, male

28.8

Attendance in early childhood education 2005-2012*, female

25.9

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

17.5

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

50.9

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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