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Cuba review: 52 facts and highlights

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Cuba

How does Cuba compare to the average?

  • Overall life expectancy at birth
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    78.9 yearsvs72.41 years
  • Life expectancy at birth for females
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    81.4 yearsvs75.01 years
  • Unemployment rate
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    2.6%vs9.48%
  • Youth unemployment rate
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    6.1%vs17.2%
  • GDP per capita
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    22 237.00$vs19 568.81$
  • COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)
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    2646vs49180.95
  • Population with access to improved water sources
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    94.9%vs88.77%
  • Electrification rate
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    100%vs81.74%

COVID-19 statistics

1.COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)

2646

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
2.COVID-19 deaths (total)

87

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
3.COVID-19 patients recovered

2369

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
4.COVID-19 new cases (total)

0

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
5.COVID-19 new deaths

0

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of new deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
6.COVID-19 patients in critical condition

1

Updated on Mon Aug 03 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that are currently in critical condition. Source: worldometers.info

Geography

1.forests

27.3%

The percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.
2.agricultural land

60.3%

The percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.
3.coastline

3 735 km

The total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.
4.total water area

1 040 km²

The country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.
5.total surface

110 860 km²

It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.
6.total land area

109 820 km²

The country’s total land area (excluding inland and sea waters). To get a better idea of how large the country is, you can compare it with a soccer field, which has 0.007km².

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth

78.9 years

The average life expectancy at birth is the number of years that the population of a country is expected to live. This metric reflects the overall quality of life.
2.life expectancy at birth for females

81.4 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.
3.population

11.1 million

Populous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
4.population density

102.1 people/km²

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
5.life expectancy at birth for males

76.6 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.
6.median age of population

41.8 years

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Economy

1.unemployment rate

2.6%

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
2.youth unemployment rate

6.1%

The number of young people with ages between 15-24 who are unemployed during a specific year. The youth unemployment rate is calculated as a percent of the total youth labor force.
3.GDP per capita

22 237.00$

The GDP per capita is calculated by dividing the total GDP by the number of people living in the country. A higher GDP per capita indicates a superior standard of living.
4.public debt

47.7% of GDP

Also known as government debt or national debt, public debt refers to the sum of all government borrowings owed to lenders within the country.
5.youth unemployment rate for males

6.4%

The percent of the total labor force comprised of young males (ages 15-24) who are unemployed during a specific year.
6.health expenditures

10.9% of GDP

The total amount of public and private health expenditure on medical and paramedical services.

Infrastructure

1.electrification rate

100%

The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.
2.percentage of internet users

38.8%

The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.
3.railway network

8 367km

The total length of the country’s railway network.
4.roadways

60 000 km

The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.
5.inland waterways

240 km

The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.
6.number of airports

133

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Quality of living

1.adult obesity rate

24.6%

The percentage of adults considered obese. An obese adult has a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30. Obesity is a public health problem and increases the risk of chronic diseases.
2.has public health care
Cuba
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
3.population with access to improved water sources

94.9%

The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.
4.hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants

5.2

Countries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 2020
5.physicians per 1,000 people

8.19/1000

The number of physicians (generalist and specialist medical doctors) per 1,000 people. According to the World Health Organization, there should be more than 2.3 health workers per 1,000 people in order to cover the primary healthcare needs.
6.school life expectancy

14 years

School life expectancy (SLE) represents the number of years of schooling that children are expected to complete. SLE includes primary to tertiary education.

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