May 25, 2022

New Data: “World Health Statistics 2017” Report Published

From the World Health Organization (WHO):

World Health Statistics 2017 compiles data on 21 health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) targets, with 35 indicators, as well as data on life expectancy. This edition also includes, for the first time, success stories from several countries that are making progress towards the health-related SDG targets.

Data from 194 WHO member states.


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