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Table 1 Health indicators in the 3 study countries, Africa region and Global (2019)

From: How should community health workers in fragile contexts be supported: qualitative evidence from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Democratic Republic of Congo

  Sierra Leone Liberia Democratic Republic of Congo Africa region Global
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) 1360 725 693 525 211
Under 5 mortality (per 1000 live births) 110.5 74.7 91.1 75.9 38.6
Neonatal morality rate (per 1000 live births) 33.5 25.1 28.9 27.2 17.7
Incidence of TB (per 100 000 population) 301.0 308.0 377.0 237.0 134.0
UHC tracer index (0–100) 49.5 51.4 43.9 N/A N/A
SDG Global Rank (out of 162 countries) 155 157 160 N/A N/A
  1. Sources: World Health Statistics data visualizations dashboard [3]: SDG index and dashboards 2018 [4]