Major Health Indicators in 2021 and 2022
|Major Health Indicator
|Crude birth rate@ (No. of live births per 1000 population)
|Crude death rate@ (No. of deaths per 1000 population)
|Age-standardised death rate@ (No. of deaths per 1000 standard population*)
|Infant mortality rate@ (No. of deaths per 1000 live births)
|Maternal mortality ratio@ (No. of deaths per 100000 live births)
Life expectancy at birth
@ The figures are based on births and deaths registered under the Births and Deaths Registration Ordinance (Cap. 174, Laws of Hong Kong) during the specified period.
* Based on the world standard population specified in GPE Discussion Paper Series: No.31, EIP/GPE/EBD, World Health Organization, 2001.