The State of the World's Children 1998: Focus on Nutrition

Home | UNICEF in Action | Highlights | Information Resources | Donations, Greeting Cards & Gifts | Press Centre | Voices of Youth | About UNICEF

Table 6

Economic Indicators

Under-5 mortality rank GNP per capita (US$) 1995 GNP per capita average annual growth rate (%) Annual Rate of inflation (%) 1985-95 % populatio below $1a day 1990-96 % of central governmnt expenditure allocated to (1990-96) ODA inflow in millions US$ 1995 ODA inflow as a % of recipient GNP 1995 Debt service as a % of exports of goods and services
1965-80 1985-95 Health Education Defence 1970 1995
Afghanistan 4 250x 0.6 - - - - - - 214 5 - -
Albania 88 670 - -6.0x 27 - 6 2 7 179 8 - 1
Algeria 92 1600 4.2 -2.4 23 2x - - - 310 1 3 37
Andorra 175 c - - - - - - - - - - -
Angola 2 410 - -6.1 170 - 6x 15x 34x 423 10 - 15
Antigua and Barbuda 127 6980x - 2.7 4 - - - - 2 0 - 2
Argentina 117 8030 1.7 1.8 256 - 2 5 7 222 0 22 26
Armenia 108 730 - -15.1 183 - - - - 213 8 - 1
Australia 175 18720 2.2 1.4 4 - 13 8 7 - - - -
Austria 175 26890 4.0 1.9 3 - 14 10 2 - - - -
Azerbaijan 85 480 - -16.3 279 - - - - 109 3 - 1
Bahamas 123 11940 - -0.8 3 - 15 19 3 4 0 - -
Bahrain 127 7840 - 0.2 0 - 9 13 17 49 1 - 2
Bangladesh 44 240 -0.3 2.1 6 - 5x 11x 10x 1269 4 0 15
Barbados 152 6560 - 0.8 3 - - - - -1 -0 - 10
Belarus 139 2070 - -5.2 309 - 2 18 4 - - - 2
Belgium 164 24710 3.6 2.2 3 - 2x 12x 5x - - - -
Belize 85 2630 - 3.9 4 - 13 20 5 16 4 - -
Benin 31 370 -0.3 -0.3 3 - 6x 31x 17x 276 14 2 13
Bhutan 36 420 - 4.9 8 - 8 10 - 73 25 - 10
Bolivia 51 800 1.7 1.8 18 7 6 19 8 692 12 11 26
Bosnia and Herzegovina 143 a - - - - - - - - - - -
Botswana 80 3020 9.9 6.1 12 35x 5 21 12 92 2 1 4
Brazil 79 3640 6.3 -0.8 875 29x 5 3 3 366 0 12 29
Brunei Darussalam 154 25160 - - 0 - - - - 4 0 - -
Bulgaria 136 1330 - -2.6 46 3 3 4 6 - - - 11
Burkina Faso 23 230 1.7 -0.2 3 - 7 17 14 483 20 4 17
Burundi 17 160 2.4 -1.3 6 - 4 16x 16x 288 29 4 22
Cambodia 19 270 - 2.0 71 - - - - 567 21 - 2
Cameroon 51 650 2.4 -6.6 2 - 5 18 9 444 5 3 17
Canada 164 19380 3.3 0.4 3 - 5 3 6 - - - -
Cape Verde 65 960 - 2.1 7 - - - - 111 30 - -
Central African Rep. 21 340 0.8 -2.4 4 - - - - 161 14 5 3
Chad 27 180 -1.9 0.6 3 - 8 8x - 237 21 4 7x
Chile 149 4160 0.0 6.1 18 15 12 15 9 159 0 19 15
China 82 620 4.1 8.3 9 29 0 2 12 3521 0 0x 10
Colombia 104 1910 3.7 2.6 25 7 5 19 9 231 0 12 27
Comoros 39 470 - -1.4 4 - - - - 43 18 - 2
Congo 48 680 2.7 -3.2 2 - - - - 125 7 11 11
Congo, Dem. Rep. 12 120 -1.3 -8.5 - - 1 1 4 189 4 5 6x
Cook Islands 108 1550x - - - - - - - 13 16 - -
Costa Rica 146 2610 3.3 2.8 18 19x 21 17 - 25 0 10 15
Côte d'Ivoire 25 660 2.8 -4.3 4 18x 4x 21x 4x 1200 13 7 18
Croatia 154 3250 - - - - 15 7 21 - - - 2
Cuba 159 1170x - - - - 23x 10x - 64 0x - -
Cyprus 159 10260x - 4.6 4 - 6 11 3 22 0 - -
Czech Rep. 164 3870 - -1.8 12 3 17 12 6 - - - 8
Denmark 175 29890 2.2 1.5 3 - 1 9 4 - - - -
Djibouti 24 780x - - - - - - - 103 - - 7
Dominica 133 2990 - 4.1 4 - - - - 24 11 - 6
Dominican Rep. 74 1460 3.8 2.1 26 20x 10 12 5 124 1 4 16
Ecuador 88 1390 5.4 0.8 46 30 11 18 13 235 1 9 21
Egypt 58 790 2.8 1.1 16 8 2 12 9 2017 4 26 21
El Salvador 88 1610 1.5 2.8 15 - 8 13 8 304 3 4 13
Equatorial Guinea 18 380 - 2.3 4 - - - - 33 22 - 1
Eritrea 41 100x - - - - - - - 145 46x - -
Estonia 145 2860 - -4.3 77 6 17 9 3 - - - 0
Ethiopia 16 100 0.4 -0.3 6 34x 5 14 20 876 15 11 20
Fiji 121 2440 - 2.0 5 - 9 18 6 43 2 - 4
Finland 189 20580 3.6 -0.2 4 - 3 11 4 - - - -
France 175 24990 3.7 1.5 3 - 16 7 6 - - - -
Gabon 28 3490 5.6 -8.2 5 - - - - 143 4 6 13
Gambia 49 320 - 0.3 9 - 7 12 4 46 13 1 11
Georgia 113 440 - -17.0 310 - - - - 209 9 - 4
Germany 175 27510 3.0x 1.9x 3 - 17 1 7 - - - -
Ghana 47 390 -0.8 1.4 29 - 7 22 5 644 10 5 15
Greece 161 8210 4.8 1.3 15 - 7 9 9 - - 9 17
Grenada 104 2980 - - 5 - 10 17 - 10 4 - 13
Guatemala 74 1340 3.0 0.3 19 53x 11 19 15 213 1 7 11
Guinea 11 550 1.3 1.4 17 26 3 11x 29x 392 11 - 13
Guinea-Bissau 6 250 -2.7 2.0 63 87 1 3x 4x 119 45 - 30
Guyana 56 590 - 0.6 51 - - - - 88 18 - 19
Haiti 34 250 0.9 -5.2 15 - - - - 733 41 5 14
Holy See - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Honduras 97 600 1.1 0.1 14 47 10 19x 7x 411 12 3 32
Hungary 152 4120 5.1 -1.0 20 1 8 3 4 - - - 31
Iceland 186 24950 - 1.0 12 - 23 12 - - - - -
India 46 340 1.5 3.2 10 53 2 2 14 1738 1 21 23
Indonesia 67 980 5.2 6.0 9 15 3 10 7 1389 1 7 23
Iran 96 1033x 2.9 -1.5 24 - 9 16 6 183 0 - 19x
Iraq 39 1036x - - - - - - - 326 2x - -
Ireland 164 14710 2.8 5.2 3 - 14 13 3 - - - -
Israel 161 15920 3.7 2.5 17 - 9 13 18 336 0 3 -
Italy 164 19020 3.2 1.8 6 - 11x 8x 4x - - - -
Jamaica 154 1510 -0.1 3.6 28 5 7 11x 8x 108 3 3 17
Japan 175 39640 5.1 2.9 1 - 2 6 4 - - - -
Jordan 117 1510 5.8x -4.5 7 3 8 16 21 536 8 4 21
Kazakstan 84 1330 - -8.6 307 - - - - 58 0 - 3
Kenya 55 280 3.1 0.1 13 50 5 19 6 707 9 6 23
Kiribati 61 920 - -0.6 4 - - - - 15 21 - -
Korea, Dem. People's Rep. 108 970x - - - - - - - 14 0x - -
Korea, Rep. of 164 9700 7.3 7.7 7 - 1 21 17 58 0 20 3
Kuwait 147 17390 0.6x 1.1 -1 - 6 11 25 6 0 - -
Kyrgyzstan 80 700 - -6.9 172 19 - - - 283 9 - 7
Lao People's Dem. Rep. 35 350 - 2.7 23 - - - - 311 18 - 8x
Latvia 133 2270 - -6.6 73 - 6 15 3 - - - 1
Lebanon 88 2660 - 2.7 46 - - - - 188 2 - 16

Previous | Contents | Continue


Home | UNICEF in Action | Highlights | Information Resources | Donations, Greeting Cards & Gifts | Press Centre | Voices of Youth | About UNICEF