Tuvalu

Country Statistics

IndicatorValue
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

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