1990 data. Information is reproduced from the Guide to Health Services of the World, published by the International Hospital Federation, ISBN 0 900590 26 2. Price £16.00.
|Birth Rate (per 1000 Population)|
|Life Expectancy at Birth (Years)|
|59.6 (male) 63.3 (female)|
|Death Rate (per 1000 population)|
|Total health expenditure on health services in US$|
|Description of Health Service|
Overall health care provision is catered for by the public health system as well as private institutions which are on the increase. For financial administration purposes, health care is divided into projects and routine activities. All project health care spending has to be approved by teh Ministry of Planning befoer funds are allocated, while routine activities are funded directly by the Ministry of Finance.