Table of Contents

""Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific 2010""; ""Foreword ""; ""Table of Contents ""; ""Introduction ""; ""Structure of the publication""; ""Asia/Pacific countries""; ""Presentation of indicators""; ""Averages""; ""Country codes (ISO codes)""; ""List of acronyms""; ""Chapter 1 Health Status""; ""1.1. LIFE EXPECTANCY AT BIRTH""; ""1.1.1. Life expectancy at birth, total population, 1970 and 2008""; ""1.1.2. Life expectancy at birth, by sex, 2008""; ""1.1.3. Life expectancy at birth and GNI per capita, 2008""; ""1.1.4. Survival rate to age 65, 2008""; ""1.2. INFANT MORTALITY"" ""1.2.1. Infant mortality rates, 2008""""1.2.2. Decline in infant mortality rates, 1980-2008""; ""1.2.3. Infant mortality rates, selected countries, 1980-2008""; ""1.2.4. Infant mortality rate ratios by wealth quintiles, selected countries and years""; ""1.3. UNDER-5 MORTALITY""; ""1.3.1. Under-5 mortality rates, 2008""; ""1.3.2. Distribution of causes of death among children aged under 5 years, 2008 (%)""; ""1.3.3. Under-5 mortality rates, selected countries, 1980-2008""; ""1.3.4. Under-5 mortality rate ratios, selected countries and years""; ""1.4. MORTALITY FROM ALL CAUSES"" ""1.4.1. Adult mortality rate, 2008 (probability of dying between 15 and 60 years per 1 000 population)""""1.4.2. Estimated mortality rates by cause, 2004 ""; ""1.4.3. Estimated mortality rates due to communicable diseases, 2004""; ""1.5. MORTALITY FROM CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE""; ""1.5.1. Cardiovascular disease, estimated mortality rates, 2004""; ""1.5.2. Proportion of cardiovascular diseases, 2004""; ""1.5.3. Cardiovascular disease, age-specific mortality rates by region, 2004""; ""1.6. MORTALITY FROM CANCER""; ""1.6.1. All cancers, estimated mortality rates, 2004"" ""1.6.2. Proportion of cancers, 2004""""1.6.3. All cancers, age-specific mortality rates by region, 2004""; ""1.7. MORTALITY FROM INJURIES""; ""1.7.1. Injuries, estimated mortality rates, 2004""; ""1.7.2. Proportion of injuries, 2004""; ""1.7.3. Injuries, age-specific mortality rates by region, 2004""; ""1.8. MATERNAL MORTALITY""; ""1.8.1. Estimated maternal mortality ratio, 2008""; ""1.8.2. Estimated number of maternal deaths in 5 leading countries, 2008""; ""1.8.3. Estimated maternal mortality ratios, selected countries, 1980-2008""; ""1.9. HIV/AIDS"" ""1.9.1. Prevalence of HIV among adults aged 15 years or more, 2007""""1.9.2. Estimated number of people living with HIV, 2007""; ""1.9.3. Young people aged 15-24 with comprehensive knowledge of HIV/AIDS""; ""1.9.4. Persons with advanced HIV infection receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART), 2006-2007""; ""1.10. TUBERCULOSIS""; ""1.10.1. Tuberculosis prevalence and incidence, 2008""; ""1.10.2. Numbers of persons with tuberculosis, 2008""; ""1.10.3. Tuberculosis prevalence rates, selected countries, 1990-2008"" ""1.10.4. Tuberculosis treatment success under DOTS, selected countries, 2000-2007""