- Created by: Claudia
- Created on: 18-02-11 12:35
Economic consequences of Development Gap : UGANDA
*Economy based almost entirely --> export of primary products
--> Prices are low--> global glut in supply
*In 2005 Uganda´s per capita(GDP) --> $1500
* Tax incomes are low for the Government
--> Affects Gov. cant spend on education and health care.
*(80´s) Debt service --> Greater than the profit of imports and exports
Life Expectancy + Health Care as consequence of De
* Poorest in Uganda, Infant mortality Rates--> 1/9
*20% Ugandan families are undernourished.
*Due to HIV/AIDS--> Av. Life expectancy--> 50 years
*60% population--> acess to safe water
*40% population--> Improved sanitation system
* Ugandian Gov--> 1st to attract international aid to sparhead HIV/AIDS
Education as consequence of Development Gap : UGAN
*17% Girls attend Education
*Few Gov. Schools & families have to pay fees.
*Family most likely pay for boys than girls
*Only 4 universities in Uganda