Health statistics and information systems

Health data and statistics

  • Global Health Observatory (GHO)
    WHO's portal providing access to data and analyses for monitoring the global health situation. Provides critical data and analyses for over 30 health themes ranging from health systems to disease-specific themes, as well as direct access to the full database.

  • Global Health Estimates (GHE)
    The GHE provide a comprehensive and comparable assessment of mortality and loss of health due to diseases, injuries and risk factors. Global, regional and country estimates for all-cause mortality, and deaths and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) by age, sex and cause, are available for download.

  • WHO Mortality Database
    Database of annual death registration data on causes of death by age and sex as reported from civil registration systems of more than 100 Member States.

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