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Table 1 Comparison of indicators for the selected countries

From: Human resources for primary health care in sub-Saharan Africa: progress or stagnation?

  Uganda Mali Sudan Botswana South Africa Source
Population in 2010 (millions) 33.4 15.4 33.0 2.0 50.1 [30]
Annual population growth (2000–2010) 3.2% 3.1% 2.4% 1.3% 1.1% [30]
Total fertility rate (per woman) in 2010 6.1 6.3 4.4 2.8 2.5 [7]
Maternal mortality rate 2013 (per 100 000 live births) 360 550 360 170 140 [10]
324.9 388.3 275.2 480.8 174.1 [9]
Stillbirth rate 2009 (per 1000 total births) 25 23 24 16 20 [30]
Proportion of births attended by skilled personnel, % (year of latest data available) 58.0 (2011) 58.2 (2011) 19.9 (2010) 99.1 (2010) 91 (2003) [7,23]
Neonatal mortality rate 2010 (per 1000 live births) 26 48 35 19 18 [30]
Under 5 mortality 2010 (per 1000 live births) 99 178 103 48 57 [30]
Government health expenditure as % of GDP (2009) 8.5 5.5 7.3 10.0 9.2 [30]
Government health expenditure (PPP Int $ per capita) (2009) 26 27 44 985 407 [30]