Ecuador

 


Capital city (1): 
Quito
Population in 1.000.000 (1): 
15,44
Urban population (1): 
67,00%
Rate of urbanization per year (1): 
2,00%
Life expectancy in years (1): 
76,00
GDP per capita (1): 
10.200
GDP real growth rate (2012): 
5,10%
Men aged ≥20 years who are obese (2008) (2): 
50,80%
Women aged ≥20 years who are obese (2008) (2): 
59,20%
Diabetes comparative prevalence WHO standard (2011) (3): 
5,90%
IGT comparative prevalence WHO standard (2011) (3): 
8,10%
Health expenditure (1): 
7,30%
Mean diabetes-related expenditure per person with diabetes (3): 
476,00 USD

(1): CIA factbook
(2): WHO 2008
(3): IDF Diabetes Atlas, 5th edition annual update, 2012

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