The report reveals that at least half the world’s population still lacks access to essential health services. Furthermore,
some 800 million people spend more than 10 per cent of their household budget on health care, and almost 100 million
people are pushed into extreme poverty each year because of out-of-pocket health expenses.
The country statistical pages bring together the main health data and statistics for each country, as compiled by WHO and partners in close consultation with Member States, and include descriptive and analytical summaries of health indicators for major health topics.
World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized international sources.
The Global Health eLearning Center offers courses aimed at increasing knowledge in a variety of global health technical areas. A complete listing of courses is below. Individual courses are also part of certificate programs, listed to the left, as well as on the Certificate Program page. Courses that have been translated and can be found on the Translation page.
Open Online Courses include topics in Global Health, are short and designed for self-study. They are available free and can be accessed by anyone. Most offer a certificate. The course topics are: Climate Change; Public Health; Refugee Health; Diseases in Developing Countries; Basic Epidemiology, etc.
Extraced from the full version of WDI 2016