Country Statistics

Indicator Value
Population: 10,000
Human development index value: N/A
National Prevention of Blindness Committee active: No
National Eye Health Plan Developed: No
Cataract surgical rate: 800 (2009 estimate; rate is achieved through visiting team)
Number of ophthalmologists: 0 (2011 data)
Blindness prevalence: 1.0% (2009)
Main causes of blindness: Cataract, diabetic retinopathy (2009)
Total expenditure on health as percentage of total government expenditure: 9.9
Diabetes prevalence: 23.3%
Improved drinking water coverage: 96%
Improved sanitation coverage: 66%
Endemic areas for trachoma: Unknown