Country Statistics

Indicator Value
Population: 4,460,000
Human development index value: 0.910
National Prevention of Blindness Committee active: Yes
National Eye Health Plan Developed: Yes
Cataract surgical rate: 4,001 (2009 estimate)
Number of ophthalmologists: 114
Blindness prevalence: N/A
Main causes of blindness: N/A
Total expenditure on health as percentage of total government expenditure: 20.3
Diabetes prevalence: 11%
Improved drinking water coverage: 100%
Improved sanitation coverage: N/A
Endemic areas for trachoma: No