Uganda

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

39

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 1990

178

Under-5 mortality rate (U5MR), 2012

69

U5MR by sex 2012, male

75

U5MR by sex 2012, female

62

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

107

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2012

45

Neonatal mortality rate 2012

23

Total population (thousands) 2012

36345.9

Annual no. of births (thousands) 2012

1590.9

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

103

GNI per capita (US$) 2012

440

Life expectancy at birth (years) 2012

58.7

Total adult literacy rate (%) 2008-2012*

73.2

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

93.9

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Nutrition

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Low birthweight (%) 2008-2012*

11.8

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

52.5

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

63.2

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

67

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

45.8

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

13.8

Underweight (%) 2008-2012*, severe

3.4

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

33.4

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

4.7

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

3.4

Vitamin A supplementation full coverage (%) 2012

70

Iodized salt consumption (%) 2008-2012*

99

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Health

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

74.8

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

91.3

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

71.7

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, total

35

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, urban

33.9

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2011, rural

35.2

Routine EPI vaccines financed by government (%) 2012

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, BCG

82

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT1

89

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, DPT3

78

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, polio3

82

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, MCV

82

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, HepB3

78

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Hib3

78

Immunization coverage (%) 2012, Newborns protected against tetanus

85

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

78.7

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

47.4

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

43.5

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

64.5

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

42.8

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

59.8

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HIV/AIDS

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Adult HIV prevalence (%) 2012

7.2

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

1500

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

1400

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

1800

Women living with HIV (thousands) 2012

780

Children living with HIV (thousands) 2012

190

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

3.1

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

2.3

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

4.0

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

39.5

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

38.1

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

47.3

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

1000

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

2700

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

87

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Education

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

89.6

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

85.5

Number per 100 population 2012, mobile phones

45.9

Number per 100 population 2012, Internet users

14.7

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

13.5

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

14.2

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

112.2

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

114.2

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

92.5

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

95.2

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

81.3

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

81.1

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

24.8

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

71.6

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

16.2

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

18.7

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Demographic Indicators

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Population (thousands) 2012, total

36345.9

Population (thousands) 2012, under 18

20159.3

Population (thousands) 2012, under 5

6939.1

Population annual growth rate (%), 1990-2012

3.3

Population annual growth rate (%), 2012-2030

3.1

Crude death rate, 1970

16.9

Crude death rate, 1990

17.2

Crude death rate, 2012

9.5

Crude birth rate, 1970

48.8

Crude birth rate, 1990

49.8

Crude birth rate, 2012

43.7

Life expectancy, 1970

48.8

Life expectancy, 1990

47.5

Life expectancy, 2012

58.7

Total fertility rate, 2012

6

Urbanized population (%), 2012

16

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

5

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

5.5

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Economic Indicators

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GNI per capita 2012, US$

440

GNI per capita 2012, PPP US$

1140

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

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

3.5

Average annual rate of inflation (%) 1990-2012

7.5

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

38

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

2.5

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

3.2

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

1.6

ODA inflow in millions US$ 2010

1582.4

ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNI 2010

10.1

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

1.2

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

16

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

51

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Women

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Life expectancy: females as a % of males 2012

103.8

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

78.2

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

101.8

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

81.9

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

97.4

Contraceptive prevalence (%) 2008-2012*

30

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

93.3

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

47.6

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

57.4

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

57.4

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

5.3

Maternal mortality ratio , 2008-2012*, Reported

440

Maternal mortality ratio , 2010, Adjusted

310

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

49

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Child Protection

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

25.4

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

26.9

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

23.7

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

9.9

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

39.7

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, total

29.9

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

1.4

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

1.3

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

8.7

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

43.7

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

58.3

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

39

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1970

181

Under-5 mortality rate, , 1990

178

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2000

147

Under-5 mortality rate, , 2012

69

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

0.1

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

1.9

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

6.3

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

4.3

Reduction since 1990 (%)

61

Reduction since 2000 (%)

53

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

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

3.5

Total fertility rate, 1970

7.1

Total fertility rate, 1990

7.1

Total fertility rate, 2012

6

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

0

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

0.8

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Adolescents

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Population aged 10-19, Thousands 2012

8890

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

24.5

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

1.8

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

20

Births by age 18 (%) 2008-2012*

33

Adolescent birth rate 2006-2010*

146

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

52.2

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

61.8

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

87.7

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

81.7

Lower secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

34.9

Upper secondary school gross enrolment ratio 2008-2012*

15.1

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

34.8

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

35.6

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Disparities By Residence

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Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, urban

38

Birth registration (%) 2005-2012*, rural

28.7

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

1.3

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

88.6

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

52.3

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

1.7

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

6.6

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

14.9

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

2.3

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

46.2

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

43.1

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

1.1

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, urban

85.4

Primary school net attendance ratio 2008-2012*, rural

80.7

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

1.1

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

48.4

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

35.2

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

1.4

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, urban

33.9

Use of improved sanitation facilities (%) 2010, rural

35.2

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

1

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Disparities By Household Wealth

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

27.2

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

44

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

1.6

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

43.3

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

87.5

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

2

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

18.1

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

8.4

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

2.2

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

42.9

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

45.4

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

1.1

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

73.2

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

86.9

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

1.2

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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