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India National Health Profile 2006


General Info
India (IND)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1950 - 12/2006
Series or system 
India National Health Profile
Data type
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The India National Health Profile, published annually, is a compilation of national and state health statistics. The NHP collects demographic, socioeconomic, education, financial, health status, and other health care information and indicators. In 2006, the NHP also includes information on communicable and noncommunicable diseases and health legislation in India (compiled by WHO India). Tables for vital statistics, education, and housing conditions provide data in terms of rates and percentages of the total population.

Abortion, Anemia, Animal injuries, Antenatal care, BCG vaccines, Beds, Birth control pills, Blood supply, Body mass index, Breast cancer, Breastfeeding, Cervix uteri cancer, Cholera, Community health clinics, Condoms, Contraceptives, DTP vaccines, Dengue, Dentists, Diabetes, Diarrheal diseases, Diphtheria, Disability, Drownings, Electricity, Employment, Encephalitis, Exposure to forces of nature, Falls, Fertility, Folic acid supplements, GNP, Gonococcal infections, Government health budget, Government health expenditures, HIV and AIDS, Health aid, Health care personnel, Health facilities, Health insurance, Hearing loss, Heart disease, Hepatitis, Homicide, Hospitals, Housing conditions, IUDs, Immunization, Infant mortality, Intestinal infectious diseases, Iron supplements, Leishmaniasis, Leprosy, Life expectancy, Limited mobility, Literacy, Lower respiratory infections, Lymphatic filariasis, Malaria, Malnutrition, Marriage age, Maternal mortality, Measles, Measles vaccines, Medical education, Meningitis, Mental and behavioral disorders, Mortality, Mouth cancer, Neglected tropical diseases, Nurses, Oesophagus cancer, Ovary cancer, Personal health expenditures, Pharmacists, Pharynx cancers, Physicians, Place of delivery, Poisonings, Polio, Polio vaccines, Population, Population density, Postnatal care, Poverty, Prevalence, Private social assistance, Public health facilities, Public social assistance, Rabies, Respiratory infections, Road traffic injuries, Sanitation, School enrollment, Sense organ diseases, Sexual sterilization, Skilled birth attendants, Stillbirths, Stomach cancer, Syphilis, Tetanus, Tetanus toxoid vaccines, Trachea, bronchus, and lung cancers, Traditional healers, Traditional medicine, Tuberculosis, Typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, Unintentional injuries, Vision loss, Vitamin A supplements, Water supply, Whooping cough, Antiretroviral therapy, Cancers, Community health workers, GNI, Hypertension, Incidence, Ischemic heart disease, Private health facilities, Stroke, Tobacco smoking, Abortive outcome, VPDs case notifications