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16 June 2020, 15:54

Belarus: Figures and Facts

Belarus: Figures and Facts


1st in the world in terms of access to healthcare (along with Brunei and Canada)

3rd on the Human Development Index - in the number of hospital beds per 10,000 (110 hospital beds per 10,000)

76 points out of 100 in the WHO's Universal Health Coverage Index

25th in the Mothers' Index Rankings

Belarus is one of the top 50 countries in terms of access to prenatal care and institutional care in childbirth

Infant mortality is 2.4 deaths per 1,000 live births, one of the lowest rates in Europe

150,000 foreign patients from more than 100 countries come to Belarus every year for treatment and health recuperation

* Hereinafter – data for 2019

Source: The Institute of Sociology of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus

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