Country Information

    Data & Statistics

    Total population (2015) 17,215,000
    Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 750
    Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2015) 57/60
    Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 0) n/a
    Probability of dying between 15 abd 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2013) 398/330
    Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2014) 93
    Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2014) 11.4

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    Country Health Topics

    The Malawi country health profiles provide an overview of the situation and trends of priority health problems and the health systems profile, including a description of institutional frameworks, trends in the national response, key issues and challenges. They promote evidence-based health policymaking through a comprehensive and rigorous analysis of the dynamics of the health situation and health system in the country. 

    The profiles are updated on a periodic basis. Currently, no Health Topics data is available.

    Regional Health Topics

    There is a variety of Health Topics that affect the region, to see these topics visit Regional Health Topics page »

    Additional Info

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    Malawi Office Contact

    The WHO Representative to Malawi is Dr Eugene A Nyarko

    ADL House
    City Centre
    P.O. Box 30390
    Lilongwe 3

    Tel: +265 1772 755
    Fax: +265 1772 350