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Thursday 18 September 2014

Where Ireland ranks among 34 countries

Published 01/07/2014 | 02:30

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Where Ireland ranks among 34 countries

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* Life expectancy at birth: 81 (16th)

* Deaths from cardiovascular disease (15th)

* Deaths from cancer (10th)

* Smoking (4th)

* Alcohol consumption (4th)

* Health spending (23th)

* Drugs spending per capita (6th)

* No of doctors per 1,000 people (24th)

* No of nurses per 1,000 (5th)

* Hospital beds per 1,000 (27th)

Source: OECD

Irish Independent

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