WHO Desk Officer

WHO United Arab Emirates desk officer

Print PDF

Dr Houda Langar

Key health-related statistics

Total population (000s) 9121
Total health expenditure (% of general government expenditure) 8.7
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) 6
Primary health care units and centres (per 10 000 population) 0.2
Total life expectancy at birth (years) 77.1

Source: Framework for health information systems and core indicators for monitoring health situation and health system performance, 2018

United Arab Emirates country health profile

Regional Health Observatory

WHO collaboration

Country Cooperation Strategy
Ministry of Health