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Table 1 Country statistics (source http://www.who.int/countries/)

From: Research evidence and policy: qualitative study in selected provinces in South Africa and Cameroon

  Cameroon South Africa
Total population (2013) 22,254,000 52,776,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013) 2660 12,240
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2012) 55/57 56/62
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1000 population, 2012) 371/349 463/350
Total expenditure on health per capita (international $, 2012) 120 982
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2012) 5.1 8.8