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COUNTRY PROFILE


El Salvador

  

TOTAL POPULATION

6,141,350

POPULATION RANK

110


REGION RESOURCE

Latin America & Caribbean Profile
  Men Women Total
Sources: CIA World Factbook(2012); United Nations Population Division, DESA(2006); WHO "The World Health Report 2009", WHO "Australia: Health Profile (2009)", SSA "Social Security Programs Throughout the World (2009)."
Life expectancy at birth (in years)  70.16  76.87  73.44
Life expectancy at 60 (in years)  19.00  22.00
Median age (in years)  22.90 25.70 24.30
Total health care expenditure, per capita in international dollars  427.00
Total health care expenditure, as percentage of GDP  6.40
Potential support ratio, number of persons aged 15 to 64 years per person aged 65 years or older  9.80
Statutory retirement age, Note: statutory retirement age is the age at which a person is eligible to receive a state pension  60.00  55.00
Total fertility rate, children born per woman  2.08
Public share of total health expenditure, as percentage of GDP  4.08
Private share of total health expenditure, as percentage of GDP  2.52
 

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