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: 2,647
Number of ophthalmologists: 0 (2010 data)
Blindness prevalence: 0.7% (2009 estimate)
Main causes of blindness: Cataract, diabetic retinopathy (2009 data)
Total expenditure on health as percentage of total government expenditure: 17.2
Diabetes prevalence: 14.4%
Improved drinking water coverage: 98%
Improved sanitation coverage: 83%
Endemic areas for trachoma: No