WHO Desk Officer


WHO United Arab Emirates desk officer

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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: Country statistical profiles 2017

United Arab Emirates country health profile

Regional Health Observatory

WHO collaboration

Country Cooperation Strategy
Ministry of Health