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Arab World Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 (GBD 2010) Results 1990-2010


General Info
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Coverage type 
GBD region
Time period covered 
01/1990 - 12/2010
Series or system 
Data type

Published in The Lancet in January 2014, "The state of health in the Arab world, 1990-2010: an analysis of the burden of diseases, injuries, and risk factors" study estimated causes of death, DALYs, YLDs, and YLLs by age and sex for 1990, 2005, and 2010 by three regions based on gross national income: low-income countries (Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Yemen, Somalia), middle-income contries (Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, occupied Palestinian territory, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia), and high-income countries (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates).

These results and comparisons to other countries are also available in online data visualization tools.