Noncommunicable diseases


Noncommunicable Diseases in the Western Pacific Region

A Profile

Publication details

Publication date: 2012
Languages: English
ISBN: 978 92 9061 563 7



This profile of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in the Western Pacific Region is based largely on the WHO Global status report on noncommunicable diseases published in 2011. Regional estimates on NCD mortality, morbidity and risk factors and country capacity for NCD prevention and control are presented in this profile.