Global Health Observatory (GHO) data
Welcome to the Global Health Observatory, WHO's gateway to health-related statistics for more than 1000 indicators for its 194 Member States.
Data are organized to monitor progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including health status indicators to monitor progress towards for the overall health goal, indicators to track equity in health indicators, and the indicators for the specific health and health-related targets of the SDGs.
71.4years was the average life expectancy at birth of the global population in 2015Life expectancy at birth
Neglected tropical diseases
1.7 billionpeople need treatment and care for neglected tropical diseasesTwo-page summary from World Health Statistics 2016
Household air pollution
4.3 millionpeople die every year due to air pollution caused by cooking fuelsMortality from household air pollution