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World Health Statistics 2011

World Health Statistics 2011
  • World Health Organization (WHO). May 2011
  • World Health Statistics 2011 contains WHO's annual compilation of health-related data for its 193 Member States, and includes a summary of the progress made towards achieving the health-related Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets. Information on indicators for certain risk factors that are associated with mortality and morbidity rates are included; these risk factors include unsafe water supplies and inadequate levels of sanitation, which increase the transmission of diarrhoeal diseases (including cholera), schistosomiasis, trachoma and hepatitis.
  • Main themes: Disease, Health, Information and data, Millennium Development Goals (MDG), Sanitation
  • Main target audience: Decision makers, Health professionals, National administrations, Policy makers, Project managers, Statistical community
  • Main purpose: Advocacy, Assessment
  • Type of resource: Global report, Indicators
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Published in 2015