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Uruguay 

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 GSHS Fact Sheet

icon 2006 Uruguay GSHS Fact Sheet
 
icon 2006 Montevideo GSHS Fact Sheet
 icon 2006 Rest of Country GSHS Fact Sheet

 GSHS Questionnaire

icon 2006 Uruguay GSHS Questionnaire

  GSHS Databases

2006: National

2006: Montevideo

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Determinants of Health

Education

%

Primary school enrolment ratio 2003–2008, net, (male)

  100 

Primary school enrolment ratio 2003–2008, net, (female)

  100

Proportion of pupils starting grade 1 who reach grade 5

  92

Youth (15–24 years) literacy rate, 2003–2007(male)

  98

Youth (15–24 years) literacy rate, 2003–2007 (female)

  99

Environment

%

Proportion of population using an improved  drinking water   source

  100

Proportion of population using an improved sanitation     facility

  100

Health

 

 Under-5 mortality rank

 125 

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 1990

 21 

Infant mortality rate (under 1), 2008

 12

Economic 

 

GDP per capita (Current US$) 2004

 $4,145

GDP per capita (Current US$) 2008

 $9,654

Human Development

 

Uruguay’s Ranking of Human Development 2009

  50/118

Uruguay’s Human development index trends 1990

  0.802

Uruguay’s Human development index trends 2007

  0.865

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