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Table 3 Population, Economic Indicators, Social Development Statistics and Health Indicators

From: Are health systems interventions gender blind? examining health system reconstruction in conflict affected states

  Mozambique Timor Leste Sierra Leone Northern Ugandaa
Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men
Population Indicators
 Population 28 million (2015)b 1.13 million (2013)c 5.98 million (2012)d 14.46 millione
 Life Expectancy 59.9b 54.3b 70.1f 66.5f 46d 45d 57.6 (2011)e 52.9 (2011)e
 Percent of Population under 15 (2012) 45%g 46% (2013)c 41.74% (2012)d Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
Economic Indicators
 Development Assistance for Health 2014 (million USD)h 864.54 22.78 179.84 Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
 Estimated Gross Domestic Product per Capita 2014 (2011 PPP $)i 1040 1210 3122 7530 1582 1981 Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
Social Development
 Some Secondary School Education (percent) 1.5j 6.0j No data available No data available 6.3 (2012)e 26.4 (2012)e
 Literacy % of total population 28 (USAID 2016) 60
(USAID 2016)
43 (UNDP 2011) 59 (UNDP 2011) 32.6k 54.7k 53.2%e N/A
 Labour Force Participation Rate (percent) 26.3j 75.8j 24.6f 50.8f 65.7l 69l 88.9 (2012/13)e 90 (2012/13)e
Selected Health Statistics
 Fertility Rates 5.9 (2011)m N/A 5.9 (2013)c N/A 5 (2012)d N/A 6.8 (2011) N/A
 Contraceptive Prevalence (% women aged 15–49) 12n   22.3o N/A 11p N/A Not disaggregated N/A
 Antenatal care % at least 1 visit 90.6q N/A 84.4o N/A 93r N/A Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
 Skilled attendant delivery % 54.3q N/A 61p N/A 62.5r N/A Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
Maternal Mortality Ratio 248.7 (151.4–365.4)s 490j N/A 270c N/A 1100 (2013)d N/A 438 (Uganda)e N/A
HIV Prevalence – 15-49 years 10.8%t Not reportedo 1.5% Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
HIV – Children 0–14 yearst 190,000 (est) Not reportedo 5800 Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
HIV Prevalence – Young adults (15–24) 11.1% (est)t 3.7% (est)t Not reportedo 1.0 0.3 Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
HIV – Adults 15–49 1,400,000 (est)u Not reportedo No data available Not disaggregated for Northern Uganda
820,000 (est) 580,000 (est)
  1. aVery few figures are available that are disaggregated for Northern Uganda – much of the data is available only at the country-wide level
  2. bMozambique Country Profile. Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation; 2017. Accessed June 12
  3. cWHO. Timor-Leste: WHO Statistical Profile. Dili: WHO; 2015
  4. dWHO. Factsheets of Health Statistics. Brazzaville: WHO Regional Office for Africa; 2014
  5. eUNDP. Uganda Human Development Report 2015: Unlocking the Development Potential of Northern Uganda. Kampala: UNDP;2015
  6. fUNDP. Timor-Leste: Briefing note for countries on the 2015 Human Development Report. New York: United Nations Development Programme;2015
  7. gWHO. Mozambique: Country Cooperation Strategy at a glance. Maputo: World Health Organization; 2014
  8. hIHME. Financing Global Health 2016: Development Assistance, PUblic and Private Health Spending for the Pursuit of Universal Health Coverage. Seattle: University of Washington; 2017
  9. iUNDP. 2015 Human Development Statistical Tables: Gender Development Index. New York: UNDP; 2015
  10. jUNDP. Human Development Report 2014: Explanatory Note on the 2014 Human Development Report composite indices Mozambique. Sustaining Human Progess: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience. New York: United Nations Development Program; 2014
  11. kMundi i. Sierra Leone Literacy. 2011; Accessed May 13, 2016
  12. lUN Data. Sierra Leone. New York: United Nations; 2013
  13. mPRB. Fecundidade e Planeamento Familiar no Inquérito Demográfico e de Saúde de Moçambique 2011 (IDS). In: Estatistica INd, ed. Maputo: Insituto Nacional de Estatistica & Population Reference Bureau; 2013
  14. nWHO. Mozambique: health profile. Geneva: World Health Organization;2012
  15. o UNICEF. At a glance: Timor-Leste. 2013. Accessed January 25, 2016
  16. pWHO. Sierra Leone: Factsheet of Health Statistics. Brazzaville: WHO Regional Office for Africa; 2014
  17. qUNICEF. Information by Country: Mozambique Statistics. 2012; Accessed August 21 2012
  18. rUNICEF. At a glance: Sierra Leone. 2013; Accessed May 13, 2016
  19. sNicholas Kassebaum et al. Global, regional, and national levels and causes of maternal mortality during 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study. The Lancet. 2014;384:980–1004
  20. tCNCS. Global AIDS Response Progress Report. Maputo: Conselho Nacional de Combate ao HIV e SIDA 2014
  21. uUNAIDS. Mozambique: HIV and AIDS estimates. Geneva: UNAIDS; 2013