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Federal Government Expenditure
on Health (2007-08)

Development Expenditure

Rs. 14.272 billion

Current Expenditure

Rs. 3.791 billion

Health Indicators

Infant Mortality Rate (IMR)
(per 1000 persons)

76.7

Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR)
(per 100,000 live births)

350

Under -5mortality rate
(per 1000 persons)

101

Parasite Incidence of Malaria
(per 1000 persons)

0.75

Incidence of TB (per 100,000 persons)

181

Fertility Rate (percentage)

4.1 (source: NIPS)

Contraceptive prévalence rate %

30 (source: NIPS)

Births attended by skilled persons %

19

Population growth rate

1.9 

Total Population

159.06: million
(source NIPS)

 

Health Services Delivery (2006-07) 

Total Health Facilities

13,937

Hospitals

965

Dispensaries

4,916

Basic Health Units

4,872

Rural Health Centers

595

MCH Centers

1,138

TB Centers

371

First Aid Points:

1,080

Beds in hospitals & dispensaries

105,005

Population per bed

1,515

Population to health facility ratio

11,413

 

Human Resources(Registered, 2007)

Doctors

107,835

Doctors registered as specialists

19,623

Dentists

7446

Dental specialists

433

Nurses

43,646

Midwives

2,788

Lady Health Visitors

3,864

Lady Health Workers

 95,000

Lady Health Supervisors

3,385

Population per doctor

1,475

Population per dentist

21,362

Population per nurse

3,644

Academic Institutions(2007)· 

Public sector: Medical colleges

23

Dental colleges

9

Private sector Medical colleges: 

24

Dental colleges:   

12

 

Federally Administered Medical Facilities

Total health facilities includes 7 hospitals, 39dispensaries, 1 TB clinic,

4 MCH Centers, 3 RHCs, 14 BHUs Reported data for 09 hospitals

and dispensaries ( 2006-07)

           

Patients treated in OPD

4,637,970

Patients operated

74,444

Patients attended in emergency

922,037