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Puerto Rico Population, Density, Fertility Rate and Life Expectancy Overview
Population Analysis Year 2010 Year 2020 Year 2030
Population (in million) 3.71 3.65 3.59
Global Rank 131st 134th 135th
Global Population Share 0.053% 0.046% 0.042%
Global Population Density 447.85 463.15 469.97
Global Population Density Rank 92nd 94th 96th
Average Life Expectancy 78.54 80.71 82.54
Average Life Expectancy Global Rank 39th 36th 36th
Fertility Rate 1.61 1.45 1.49
Fertility Rate Global Rank 163rd 184th 190th
Note : Population Density means number of people staying per kilometer and Fertility rate means number of kids born per women

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Puerto Rico Causes of Death
Cause Type Number of Deaths % of Total Deaths
Homicide 3 1.08%
Congenital birth defects 0 0%
Neonatal infections 1 0.36%
Lower respiratory infections 0 0%
Diabetes, blood and endocrine disease 0 0%
Cancers 4 1.43%
Cardiovascular disease 0 0%
Diarrheal diseases 142 50.9%
Road accidents 3 1.08%
Digestive diseases 0 0%
Homicide 2 0.72%
HIV/AIDS 1 0.36%
Kidney disease 0 0%
Drowning 1 0.36%

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Highlights of Puerto Rico BMI and Diet Compositions

Comprehensive data on food supply and consumption is published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Data was analyzed by The Global Graph and is published in these below Highlights, Graphs and Tables (Data Quality & definitions)

  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations on vegetable intake is to range between 200-250g per day and in Puerto Rico average intake is 0.00 grams
  • National and World Health Organization (WHO) typically set a guideline of 200g Fruit Intake per day and in Puerto Rico average Fruit intake is 0.00grams
  • In Puerto Rico, average male height is in the increasing trend and female height is in decreasing trend
  • Average Male BMI in Puerto Rico is in the range of obese and Average Female BMI is in range of obese (BMI = Body Mass Index - The WHO define a BMI <=18.5 as 'underweight'; 18.5 to 25 as 'normal/healthy'; 25.0 to 30.0 as 'obese')

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