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Mauritania

  • President:Mohamed Ould Ghazouani
  • Prime Minister:Ismail Ould Bedde Ould Cheikh Sidiya
  • Capital city:Nouakchott
  • Languages:Arabic (official and national), Pulaar, Soninke, Wolof (all national languages), French note: the spoken Arabic in Mauritania differs considerably from the modern standard Arabic used for official written purposes or in the media; the Mauritanian dialect, which incorporates many Berber words, is referred to as Hassaniya
  • Government:No data
  • National statistics office
  • Population:4,403,319 (2018)
  • Area:1,030,700
  • GDP, bln. current US$:5
  • Health expenditure, % of GDP:4.4 (2017)
  • GDP per capita, current US$:1,189
  • Health Expenditure / capita, US$:49 (2017)
  • Life expectancy:64.7 (2018)
  • Under 5 deaths / 1000 live births:76 (2018)
  • OoP health expenditure, %THE:49.5 (2017)

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