WHO. World Health Statistics 2011

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Description:Statistical Information System (WHOSIS) World Health Statistics 2011. World Health Organization. - 170 p.The World Health Statistics series is WHOs annual compilation of health-related data for its 193Member States, and includes a summary of the progress made towards achieving the health-relatedMillennium Development Goals (MDGs) and associated targets.As with previous versions, World Health Statistics 2011 has been compiled using publications anddatabases produced and maintained by the technical programmes and regional offices of WHO.Indicators have been included on the basis of their relevance to global public health; the availabilityand quality of the data; and the reliability and comparability of the resulting estimates.Taken together, these indicators provide a comprehensive summary of the current status of nationalhealth and health systems in the following nine areas: life expectancy and mortality; cause-specific mortality and morbidity; selected infectious diseases; health service coverage; risk factors; health workforce, infrastructure and essential medicines; health expenditure; health inequities; and demographic and socioeconomic statistics.
Categories: Biology Biostatistics
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Language : English
N° Of Pages : [171]
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