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Sri Lanka Annual Health Bulletin 2003

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General Info
Geography 
Sri Lanka (LKA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2003
Series or system 
Sri Lanka Annual Health Bulletin
Data type
Summary 

The Sri Lanka Annual Health Bulletin 2003 is produced by the Medical Statistics Unit of the Department of Health Services in the Ministry of Health. The report covers the national healthcare system, including number and types of health care facilities; educational requirements for medical personnel; and government expenditures by program. Morbidity and mortality numbers are provided for noncommunicable diseases. The report also publishes service utilization figures such as provision of services to patients by district and type of facility.

Keywords 
Abortion, Anemia, Animal injuries, Antenatal care, Asthma, BCG vaccines, Beds, Birth control pills, Birth weight, Breastfeeding, COPD, Caesarean section, Cancers, Causes of death, Causes of morbidity, Community health clinics, Condoms, Contact with venomous animals and plants, Contraceptive implants, Contraceptives, DTP vaccines, Dengue, Dental care, Diarrheal diseases, Diphtheria, Family planning, Fertility, Government health expenditures, Health care personnel, Health care services, Health care use, Health facilities, Health indicators, Height, Hepatitis B, Hospitals, Hypertension, ICD-10, IUDs, Immunization, Incidence, Infant mortality, Injectable contraceptives, Ischemic heart disease, Length of stay, Leprosy, Life expectancy, Live births, Lower respiratory infections, Malaria, Malnutrition, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medical education, Meningitis, Mental and behavioral disorders, Morbidity, Mortality, Multiple births, Nurses, Outpatient facilities, Physicians, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio, Polio vaccines, Population, Population characteristics, Population density, Postpartum amenorrhea, Prevalence, Rabies, Sanitation, Sepsis, Sexual abstinence, Sexual sterilization, Shigellosis, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Suicide, Surgeons, Tetanus, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Traditional birth control, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unintentional injuries, Vaccination cards, Vital statistics, Water supply, Weight, Whooping cough, Abortive outcome
Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Sri Lanka). Sri Lanka Annual Health Bulletin 2003. Colombo, Sri Lanka: Ministry of Health (Sri Lanka).