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All cartograms from Š Copyright 2006 SASI Group (University of Sheffield) and Mark Newman (University of Michigan)



• All the Data is from the period 2002-08

• The data used in the following cartograms are from- UNDP, WHO, CIA world fact file, UN statistics division, UNCTD, etc.

• Cartograms are maps where the territories have been re-sized according to variable data sources.

Total population

Population growth

Level of spending on private health care is related to the ability to pay, not the need for health care.

Private Health Spending

Private health expenditure as percentage of GDP

Public health spending

Value of Medicines exported

69% of the world population have access to affordable essential drugs.

Affordable Drugs

Territory size shows the proportion of people worldwide who receive good basic health care that live there.

Health Service Quality

Hospital beds include beds in public and private hospitals, specialised hospitals, and rehabilitation centres.

Hospital Beds

Patient : Doctor ratio

Absolute number of people who died from most preventable causes (communicable infections, maternal, perinatal and nutritional conditions)

Most Preventable Deaths

Probable Deaths when depending only on age and sex

Expected Deaths

This measure shows the time spent in poor health..

Unhealthy life is the years lived beyond the World Health Organisation’s health-adjusted life expectancy.

Unhealthy Life

Deaths due to Kidney Disease

HIV Prevalence

Deaths due to Endocrinal disorders

All cardiovascular Disease deaths

The difference between Gross National Income and (public and private) expenditure.

National Savings

shows the earnings of the richest tenth of the population living there

Richest Tenth

All cartograms from Š Copyright 2006 SASI Group (University of Sheffield) and Mark Newman (University of Michigan)

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